Tag Archives: Bernard Fernandez

Ringling Bros. Throws in the Towel: Should Boxing’s Ringmasters be Concerned?

THE CIRCUS IS SHUTTING DOWN — Two definitions of “tradition,” as listed in the Merriam-Webster dictionary, describe it as “cultural […]

The Boxing Scene, Yesterday and Tomorrow: Some Random Thoughts

THE BOXING SCENE; RANDOM THOUGHTS — It’s early January, which means every boxing publication and web site has probably alerted […]

The TSS 2016 Fighter of the Year is Carl Frampton

CARL FRAMPTON NAMED FIGHTER OF THE YEAR — Back in the bad old days when the Chicago Cubs were still […]

Shane McGuigan is the TSS 2016 Boxing Trainer of the Year

THE SWEET SCIENCE HONORS SHANE McGUIGAN — Boxing history is filled with tales of celebrity sons attempting to follow in […]

Can The Big Bad Wolfe Put the Snarl Back in James Kirkland?

JAMES KIRKLAND REUNITED WITH ANN WOLFE — You’ve heard all the putdowns, and for the most part they would appear […]

This Day in Boxing (Dec. 20): When the Russian Giant Fleeced the Real Deal

THE VALUEV-HOLYFIELD HEIST — There is a line from one of Elvis Presley’s lesser-known songs, Big Boss Man, that could […]

Bernard Hopkins Farewell Spoiled by Not Your Regular Joe

SMITH SPOILS B-HOP’S FINALE — INGLEWOOD, Calif. – A few years ago, when Bernard “The Executioner” Hopkins was in one […]

The Bernard Hopkins Saga is a Story for the Ages

BERNARD HOPKINS, AGELESS WONDER — They are billing it as “The Final One,” which strongly suggests that Saturday night’s HBO-televised […]

B-Hop’s Temporary Tattoo Temporarily Revolutionized Boxing Advertising

B-HOP’S TEMPORARY TATTOO — When former middleweight and light heavyweight champion Bernard “The Executioner” Hopkins finally lowers the curtain on […]

Charlo vs Williams: It’s Not the Marquee Fight on Saturday, But Likely the Best

CHARLO vs WILLIAMS — Avid movie-goers know the drill. You have a sudden urge to go to the neighborhood multiplex, […]