Tag Archives: Bob Arum

They Said It….Dewdrops from 35 Years on the Boxing Beat

During a recent conversation I had with Randy Gordon, the ex-editor of The Ring magazine, ex-chairman of the New York State Athletic Commission and current

Yesterday They Were Telling the Truth; Now They’re Lying (Maybe)

It was at the New York City press conference to officially announce the Nov. 4 WBC heavyweight title fight between […]

Three Punch Combo: The Future of Boxing on HBO and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO — Many have been writing HBO’s obituary in terms of its involvement in boxing. However, HBO is […]

Bob Arum Takes Another Dip Into The Heavyweight Pond

The secret of Bob Arum’s incredible longevity in boxing, a voracious, cannibalistic sport that tends to devour its young and […]

In a Shocker, Sho Kimura TKOs Chinese Superstar Zou Shiming in Shanghai

In a shocker, Japan’s Sho Kimura has won the WBO flyweight title with an 11th round stoppage of Zou Shiming […]

Vasyl Lomachenko, Mikaela Mayer and Friends on Top Rank L.A. Show

Inside the bright and shiny Inter-Continental Hotel packed with the latest hard-to-decipher electronic and computerized gadgets was Vasyl “High-Tech” Lomachenko, […]

Pacquiao-Horn: The Aftermath and Final Thoughts

This past weekend WBO welterweight title holder Manny Pacquiao 59-7-2 (38) lost his title to unheralded Jeff Horn 17-0-1 (11) […]

Plotting Pacquiao’s Farewell after Jeff Horn

He’s a fading star who can still garner attention when he fights. Since losing a unanimous decision in the highest […]

Three Punch Combo: Pacquiao on ESPN, Evander’s Maiden Show and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO: Late Sunday, Top Rank formally announced that ESPN would be televising the welterweight title fight between Manny […]

Terence Crawford is Boffo in Omaha; Can His Act Play as Well on a Bigger Stage?

“Will it play in Peoria?” is a phrase widely believed to have been popularized by 19th century American author Horatio […]