Tag Archives: Paulie Malignaggi

Wilder Answers All Questions versus Ortiz and Shows He’s Legit

Just when you thought boxing’s upswing couldn’t gain any more momentum, WBC heavyweight title holder Deontay Wilder and feared contender Luis Ortiz delivered

The Hauser Report: Deontay Wilder Walks Through Fire to Win

One fight out of the 21 bouts that were contested – Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz – was a magnet for media attention and fan interest.

Zab Judah Keeps on Fighting as he Eases into a New Career

Eighteen years have elapsed since Zab Judah won his first world title and he’s still slinging leather. Last Saturday, Jan. 27, Judah won a 10-round decision

Shawn Porter Is the Easiest Guy in Boxing to Root For

I don’t mind guys who are cocky and braggadocio, as long as they always show up in top condition and mostly back up their words.

Junior Middleweight Triple Header Should Net Lara vs. Charlo

There were three outstanding 154-pound title bouts on Showtime this past weekend, and all three title holders made successful defenses […]

Boxers Who Enjoyed Career Success After A Dip

Time will tell, but he can take encouragement from the examples of the fighters listed below who regained their footing after a career dip. They are listed

Mayweather-McGregor: The King is Dead and His Gold Can’t Fit in his Grave

“Of hunger and thirst (so goes the Greek legend) A king once died amidst fountains and orchards…” Jorge Luis Borges, […]

The New York State Athletic Commission is Still Courting Disaster

THE HAUSER REPORT — As the parties involved work to settle the various legal claims arising out of the horrific […]

Juan LaPorte and the Mysterious Death of Salvador Sanchez

It was close to noon on August 12, 1982 when the radio blurted out four times in Spanish, “Salvador Sanchez […]

Thomas Hauser’s Fistic Notes and Nuggets

FISTIC NOTES AND NUGGETS — Nine years ago, I wrote an article entitled “BoxRec.com: Boxing’s Indispensable Website.” I praised John […]