Tag Archives: Naoya Inoue

Naoya Inoue Heading to Bantamweight Where Jamie McDonnell Awaits

The statement made by Naoya Inoue heading into his last fight in December is now official. The 24-year-old Japanese pugilist […]

25 Years Ago, Carbajal-Gonzalez I Made Ounce-for-Ounce Magic

On March 13, 1993, two exceptionally talented and courageous light flyweights, Michael “Little Hands of Stone” Carbajal and Humberto “Chiquita” Gonzalez

Monday Morning Cornermen, Feb. 26 – Takeaways from ‘Superfly2’ and More

who has what it takes to stop the surge of WBC titlist Srisaket Sor Rungvisai, aka Wisaksil Wangek? The Thai fighter earned

Three Punch Combo: Sizing Up Igor Mikhalkin, Visualizing ‘Superfly3’ and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO — Sergey Kovalev (31-2-1, 27 KO’s) returns this coming Saturday on HBO to defend his WBO light […]

Five World Title Fights Jazzed-Up Japan’s Year-End Boxing Swirl

But dozens of Japanese pugilists and their opponents first sweated in saunas then got gloved up and walked into prize rings to perform on the island’s

Naoya Inoue Crushes Yoann Boyeaux and Bids Farewell to 115lbs

Yesterday in Yokohama, Japan, Naoya Inoue crushed the Frenchman Yoann Boyeaux in three short rounds having announced pre-fight that this […]

Rungvisai vs Gonzalez 2 Results From Carson

Rungvisai vs Gonzalez 2 Results – The StubHub Center in Carson, California played host to HBO Boxing on Saturday night […]

Can American Super Flyweights Keep Up With Mexico and Asia at StubHub?

Super flies only date back to the days of VCRs in the 1980s. But from the beginning, the 115-pound limit […]

Three Punch Combo: Margarito, Roman, Benavidez, Inoue and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO — Last week was a slow week in the sport but there were two significant fights. On […]

Inoue Treads Water, Yaegashi Betrayed by Old Legs in Japan

Another big weekend of boxing has passed in Japan but it seems the boxing juggernaut that is The Land of […]