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Maybe Horn Shouldn’t Have Said That Crawford Hadn’t Been Tested

Horn, a tough and gritty mauler who upset a legend in his next-to-last bout and Crawford who is the most complete and versatile fighter in boxing. And when those two dynamics clash

Crawford Will Beat Horn but May Be Tested More Than Most Think

“He’s a throwback to Sugar Ray Leonard, that’s the fighter I compare him with,” said Bob Arum. “Is he better than what Leonard was? That’s hard to say, but certainly he’s on that level. He’s just absolutely been spectacular.”

Sportscaster Mauro Ranallo Bares his Soul in a Mesmerizing Documentary

Over the years I have been pretty harsh on prolific sports broadcaster Mauro Ranallo, although I was vaguely aware of some personal health issues he had. I admired his uncanny

Lomachenko and Garcia: Lightning and Thunder

Irish legend and former featherweight king Barry McGuigan takes it as far as you can go: “Lomachenko is one of the greatest fighters we have seen or ever will see

Adrien Broner’s Career Legacy Will Be One of What Could Have Been

“I’m on a different level than him. I’m going to prove it on Saturday. I don’t worry about any of the negativity that surrounds my name. I’m just ready

Monday Morning Cornermen (April 16 edition)

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

Why Sor Rungvisai Could be the new Manny Pacquiao and not Donnie Nietes

Gennady Golovkin was being hailed as the new Pacquiao –or at least the Eastern Euro version. However, the shine seems to have worn off GGG given his last two efforts

Southern California: The Soul of Boxing Part 3

It was the biggest Los Angeles fight in decades when Oscar “The Golden Boy” De La Hoya agreed to meet […]

Filipino Champ Ancajas and “Zurdo” Defend World Titles Saturday on ESPN

When IBF super flyweight titlist Jerwin Ancajas stepped out of the terminal at LAX he was surprised by what he saw. “The streets and buildings

Was it a Coincidence That Matthysse Mentioned Pac-Man after TKOing Kiram?

This past weekend Lucas Matthysse 39-4 (36) fought for the second time in six months, stopping Tewa Kiram 38-1 (28) in the eighth round