Tag Archives: Arne K. Lang

The International Boxing Hall of Fame: Not High on my Bucket List

The 28th annual Hall of Fame Induction Weekend at the International Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota, NY, wrapped up […]

Ryan Burnett Wins the IBF 118-pound Title by a Unanimous/Split Decision

WEEKEND BOXING RECAPS — Folks in Belfast went gaga over native son Carl Frampton who was 5-0 in world title […]

Avtandil Khurtsidze Busted for Racketeering; Bye Bye Khurtsidze vs. Saunders

Avtandil Khurtsidze was arrested yesterday (June 7) in New York on charges of violating the federal RICO Act. Passed by […]

Rising Middleweight Contender Luis Arias Aims to Win Big on June 17th

Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev lock horns again on Saturday, June 17 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las […]

Dr. Margaret Goodman and VADA: Devil or Angel in the PED Era?

There is a hole in this weekend’s schedule. Shannon Briggs and Fres Oquendo were scheduled to fight on Saturday at […]

Frank Deford Didn’t Like Boxing, But He Wrote the Greatest Boxing Story

Frank Deford, America’s most celebrated sportswriter, died on Memorial Day, May 29, at age seventy-eight. Deford, whose best work was […]

In an Under the Radar Fight, Orlando Salido Takes a Risky “Tune-Up”

It’s a fight that’s gone almost completely under the radar in the English-speaking world, but Orlando Salido returns to the […]

A Grand Feast Awaits Fight Fans on the Third Saturday of May

SATURDAY’S FISTIC FEAST — What a difference a year makes! In May of last year, boxing fans in North America […]

Briggs vs Oquendo and the Odious WBA “Regular” Heavyweight Title Belt

BRIGGS VS OQUENDO — In 1989, at age 40, George Foreman appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated. The accompanying […]

Razvan Cojanu Competes for a World Heavyweight Title on May 6. Say who?

PARKER vs. COJANU ON MAY 6 — Razvan Cojanu, who challenges WBO world heavyweight boxing champion Joseph Parker on May […]