Tag Archives: Regis Prograis

The Hauser Report: Manny Pacquiao vs. Lucas Matthysse

The more time goes by, the less Manny Pacquiao feels like a feel-good story. On July 14 in Kuala Lumpur, […]

The Avila Perspective, Chapter 5: All Roads Lead to L.A. or La.

All roads lead to L.A. in the world of boxing. Whether it’s Los Angeles or Louisiana prizefighting is headed toward a busy weekend in the city of Angels or the Big Easy.

Regis Prograis Living Proof That, Yes, You Can Go Home Again

NEW ORLEANS — Super lightweight contender Regis “Rougarou” Prograis admits he is not familiar with acclaimed author Thomas Wolfe’s final […]

Regis Prograis Will Soon Be the Fighter to Beat at 140

Roughly this time last year WBC/WBO junior welterweight/super lightweight champ Terence Crawford was preparing to fight IBF/WBA champ Julius Indongo. […]

Ramirez vs. O’Connor: Stepping Stone or Mismatch?

When a bloated James Toney fought Denis Lebedev in Moscow in 2015 with the WBA cruiserweight title somehow at stake, I feared for the global road warrior’s welfare but he got through it. Meanwhile, the fearsome

Tony Canzoneri Tops the List of the Top 10 Fighters from New Orleans

Regis Prograis is widely considered the alpha male in the 140-pound division, a weight class bursting with talented fighters who seemingly haven’t yet reached their peak.

3 Punch Combo: Okeksandr Gvozdyk, Ramirez-Prograis, and Cinderella Stories

THREE PUNCH COMBO: Oleksandr Gvozdyk (15-0, 12 KO’s) captured an interim light heavyweight title belt with a unanimous decision win against Mehdi Amar

The Young Guns are Heating-Up the Arresting 140-Pound Weight Class

full-fledged welterweight was going to hurt the division, it might have been a premature notion. Crawford held all four of the major belts and his departure

Old School Lessons Bring Mikey Garcia His Fourth World Title

One of the definitions of the word clinic is “an exemplary display or performance.” If you’re an avid boxing observer you don’t see them as often as you’d like

Weekend Recap: Garcia, Relikh, and Prograis Bring Home the Bacon

entertaining and when the smoke cleared Mikey Garcia claimed his fourth world title, Kiryl Relikh stood tall, and the star of Regis Prograis shined even brighter,