Tag Archives: Claressa Shields

Fast Results From Detroit: Shields Upends Spunky Gabriels

You have to give Claressa Shields credit. When the two-time Olympic gold medalist and reigning 168-pound champion decided to pursue a pair of alphabet

The Avila Perspective, Chapter 2: GGG, Danny Roman and More

LOS ANGELES-Can pugilistic bliss be attained by Gennady “GGG” Golovkin post-Canelo?

It’s a question that was rendered to Mexican style prizefighter Golovkin before various media on Monday at the Palm Restaurant.

3 Punch Combo: Looking Ahead to the IBHOF Class of 2019 and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO: The International Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota, NY recently hosted its annual induction ceremony. Each year, […]

Honoring Cecilia Braekhus Isn’t ‘Politically Correct,’ It’s just the Right Thing

Cecilia Braekhus, receives the initial Christy Martin Award from the award’s namesake this Friday night at the 93rd annual Boxing Writers Association of America

Big News on the Female Fight Front, Orozco Returns and More

If you followed the arc of women’s boxing it’s easy to trace because of television. Basically female prizefighting has been nonexistent on TV.

Not since Laila Ali was the main event against Christy

Ringside Report From Verona: Ergashev Sparkles and Shields Marches On

Although she did not get the knockout she desired, Clarissa Shields (5-0, 2 KO’s) successfully defended her 168-pound title belts […]

Three Punch Combo: Checking Out Robert Easter Jr. and Tori Nelson and More

Rise to the occasion and break out in a big way. Robert Easter Jr. is my pick for the 2018 Breakthrough Fighter of the Year.

Claressa Shields Beats Out Men for Prospect of the Year

In a rare once-in-a-lifetime moment, a female prizefighter has been selected Prospect of the Year as members of theSweetScience.com

Monday Morning Cornermen (Nov. 6 edition)

In this new section of The Sweet Science, we step back and take a critical look at the fights that […]

Three Punch Combo: Broner-Granados, Showtime Banks on Claressa and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO — Adrien Broner returns to the ring following a ten month layoff to face veteran Adrian Granados […]