Tag Archives: Matt McGrain

The Joshua-Klitschko Blockbuster: Birth of a New Era?

The narrative surrounding Anthony Joshua is the most familiar in all of boxing. Here is a young man caught up […]

The 50 Greatest Featherweights of all Time Part Five: 10-1

GREATEST FEATHERWEIGHTS, PART V: It is possible that the Top Five listed below is the single finest collection of fighters […]

The 50 Greatest Featherweights of all Time Part Four: 20-11

GREATEST FEATHERWEIGHTS, PART IV — Monsters abound in this, the penultimate installment of The Fifty Greatest Featherweights of all time. […]

The 50 Greatest Featherweights of all Time Part Three: 30-21

From the sublime to the obscure, Part 3 of my rundown of the Fifty Greatest Featherweights of all time has […]

The 50 Greatest Featherweights of all Time Part Two: 40-31

THE GREATEST FEATHERWEIGHTS, PART TWO OF A FIVE-PART SERIES: Legacy used to be a big word but as Lou Dibella […]

The 50 Greatest Featherweights of all Time Part One: 50-41

The Featherweights were a maddening project. Part of the fun for me in undertaking this project, which has already seen […]

Results from Tokyo: A Spectacular Win For Naoya Inoue

INOUE KOs KONO — Naoya “The Monster” Inoue stepped up to 12-0 at the expense of Japanese hardman Kohei Kono […]

It Wasn’t Crowd-Pleasing, but Usyk’s Work vs. Mchunu Was Very Good

USYK RETAINS WBO TITLE — Oleksandr Usyk’s HBO debut was quite rightly overshadowed by the last dance of the great […]

Kal Yafai Thrashes Luis Concepcion

KAL YAFAI THRASHES LUIS CONCEPCION — The great unknown going into what seemed on paper an already unknowable confrontation between […]

Joseph Parker Gains Razor Thin Decision over Andy Ruiz in New Zealand

JOSEPH PARKER WINS WBO HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE — Joseph Parker, now 22-0, fulfilled the dream of his lifetime this morning in […]