Tag Archives: Arne K. Lang

The Last Man to Defeat Floyd Mayweather Weighs in on Shakur Stevenson

OLYMPIC BOXERS TURNING PRO — Five members of the U.S. men’s boxing squad that competed in the 2016 Rio Olympics […]

Late Bloomer Avtandil Khurtsidze Barrels into Leicester

KHURTSIDZE vs LANGFORD — Avtandil Khurtsidze, a 36-year-old middleweight from the Republic of Georgia, had a coming out party in […]

Christina Newland’s “50 Best Boxing Movies of All Time”: A Provocative List

BEST BOXING MOVIES — On March 30, the online magazine Paste published Christina Newland’s “The 50 Best Boxing Movies of […]

The Richie Sandoval Story: Hard Times and High Times for a Knight of the Prize Ring

To say that former world bantamweight champion Richie Sandoval had a boxing career marked by highs and lows would be […]

Weekend Boxing Recaps: Upsets and Near-Upsets Hither and Yon

The foremost attraction on the third weekend of March was housed at New York’s fabled Madison Square Garden where 19,939 […]

R.I.P. Rodrigo Valdez, Former World Middleweight Champion

RODRIGO VALDEZ DEAD AT AGE 70 — Former world middleweight champion Rodrigo “Rocky” Valdez died today (March 15) at his […]

Meet Alex Saucedo, the Second Banana on Bob Arum’s St. Patrick’s Day Show

TOP RANK AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN — On Friday, St. Patrick’s Day, Bob Arum’s Top Rank organization showcases two-time Olympian […]

Weekend Boxing Recaps: Razor-thin Decisions and two Frightful Knockouts

The second weekend of March was chock full of good boxing matches. As usual, Mexicans were well represented among the […]

A Conversation with International Boxing Federation President Daryl Peoples

A LOOK INSIDE THE INTERNATIONAL BOXING FEDERATION — In 1995, six years after earning a degree in political science from […]

Pacquiao vs Khan in the United Arab Emirates? Don’t Bet Against It.

PAC-MAN’S NEXT OPPONENT — With each passing day it seems more likely that Manny Pacquiao’s next opponent will be Amir […]