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Better UK 168er, Froch or Calzaghe?

Better UK 168er, Froch or Calzaghe?

With the recent retirement of British super middleweight Carl Froch, one topic that has received much attention is his standing among former British greats in a division that has produced some of the finest ever champions from these shores. Below I analyse the respective careers of arguably the t...

Is That The Best Cruiserweight In the World?

Is That The Best Cruiserweight In the World?

The champ can take a punch. You can see in his three title fights with Marco Huck, how he eats right hands and lefts hooks, then keeps on his feet. Not even Huck, the top 200 pounder in the world could make him kiss canvas, nor could the 25 others who have laced up against him in prize fights. Bu...

The Comeback Went Off the Rails; Now, For Mike Jones, “We’ll See What Happens”

The Comeback Went Off the Rails; Now, For Mike Jones, “We’ll See What Happens”

So far, so good. Off 26 months, but it looked like Mike Jones wasn’t working to shake off a thick layer of rust as he dominated Jaime Herrera in the first and second rounds at Ballys in Atlantic City on Saturday night. The aisled were jammed up, the fans in attendance were on their feet prio...

Mike Jones Returns To Ring; Will Comeback Lead To Glory, Or “What Might’ve Been” Last Chapter?

Mike Jones Returns To Ring; Will Comeback Lead To Glory, Or “What Might’ve Bee...

Amidst the grey skies of closing casinos, and other bad news in Atlantic City, hides a potentially promising comeback story. After a 26-month layoff, Mike "Machine Gun" Jones, a Philadelphia native, will be returning to the ring this Saturday August 23rd at Bally's Atlantic City to face Jamie Herrer...

SPECIAL FOR TSS: Mayweather Back To Showman Ways At Midnight Presser

SPECIAL FOR TSS: Mayweather Back To Showman Ways At Midnight Presser

An early Tuesday morning.. with about 200 fans and five reporters in attendance... this was hardly your everyday press conference. In what may have been the first midnight presser in sports history, Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana undertook the second leg of their five-stop media tour to hype...

NO CONTEST Vitali Stops Adamek In Round Ten…WOODS

NO CONTEST Vitali Stops Adamek In Round Ten…WOODS

He looks gangly, moves with the grace of a teenage boy after a massive growth spurt and is almost as risk averse as his little brother. Vitali Klitschko will not go down in history as a majestic technician of pugilism who wowed crowds with thrills and chills. But he must be given his due for his eff...