Boxing is Back in the Wrong Section of the News
Even considering the amount of information traveling around the world at light speed, it is unusual to see boxing featured in the mainstream media or anywhere
Yokohama, Japan, Sunday April 15
Ryota Murata KO 8 Emanuel Blandamura, WBA middleweight title
Cristofer Rosales TKO 9 Daigo Higa, WBC
INDIO, Calif.-Former world champion Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas looked sharp as a razor in slicing up Rod Salka to win by stoppage on Thursday.
Indio, California, Thursday April 12
Francisco Vargas vs Rod Salka, 10 rounds, super featherweights
After his resounding stoppage loss in the 11th round against his compatriot Miguel Berchelt, back in January
Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas fought in not just one but two Fight of the Year fights and two other grueling slugfests that could make a grown man quiver.
Last week the mega fight between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin was officially cancelled due to Alvarez testing positive for the steroid clenbuterol in pre-fight
Fractured relationships and splintered audiences didn’t stop prizefighting from surpassing all expectations in the year 2017.
LAS VEGAS-In a battle of Mexican gladiators Mickey Roman knocked out Orlando “Siri” Salido to unceremoniously end the old war horse
Super featherweights take center stage Las Vegas with a number of the best 130-pounders in the world on a boxing card resembling global warfare.
INDIO, Calif.-Deep in the Coachella desert tiny scorpions come out at night so it’s best not to walk in sandals. […]