Tag Archives: The Sweet Science

Hey, Frank, Not So Fast With That Canelo Over GGG Prediction

I have a few counter-points to the points he made in that piece, and I believe they are at least as valid as those that led to his conclusion that Canelo is a semi-lock to emerge victorious on Sept. 15 at Las Vegas’ T-Mobile

Requiem for a Heavyweight: The ‘Fighting Bob’ Martin Story

The boxer — once a promising prospect — is petrified as the world of the prize ring is the only world that he has ever known.

Why I Believe Canelo Triumphing over GGG is a Foregone Conclusion

Canelo vs. Golovkin II becomes the biggest fight of the year. And unless it comes out that Canelo was using performance enhancing drugs the first time they met, I can’t see my thoughts changing.

The Avila Perspective, Chapter 2: GGG, Danny Roman and More

LOS ANGELES-Can pugilistic bliss be attained by Gennady “GGG” Golovkin post-Canelo?

It’s a question that was rendered to Mexican style prizefighter Golovkin before various media on Monday at the Palm Restaurant.

3 Punch Combo: Looking Ahead to the IBHOF Class of 2019 and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO: The International Boxing Hall of Fame in Canastota, NY recently hosted its annual induction ceremony. Each year, […]

Top Flyweights Clash in Ukraine: Dalakian Slaughters Thaiyen

You know there’s money involved when the promoters have flown Michael Buffer in, but in fairness Artem Dalakian, born in […]

Old School Fighters of the Modern Era: 33 Noted Boxing Buffs Weigh In

When applied to boxing, the term “Old School” has many meanings. That said, in this, our latest survey, we asked […]

Fast Results from Frisco, Texas: Spence Demolishes Ocampo

It didn’t take long for Errol Spence Jr. to expose Carlos Ocampo as an unworthy title challenger. In a ring pitched in the indoor practice facility of the Dallas

Ten Intriguing Heavyweight Prospects

Right now, the United Kingdom’s heavyweight division is alive with exciting possibilities, but the following list is not a British list. Heavyweight is where

Mercito Gesta and Manny Robles III Win North American Titles at Indio

INDIO, Calif.-Mercito Gesta knocked off Robert Manzanarez and crosstown rivals Manny Robles III and Edgar Valerio put on a show in the desert 100 miles