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Monday Morning Cornermen (April 16 edition)

Boxing is Back in the Wrong Section of the News

Even considering the amount of information traveling around the world at light speed, it is unusual to see boxing featured in the mainstream media or anywhere

Three Punch Combo: Davis vs. Cuellar Harks to Broner-Maidana and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO: Gervonta Davis (19-0, 18 KO’s) will look to regain a 130-pound title belt when he faces Jesus Cuellar (28-2, 21 KO’s) this Saturday night

Sunday Report Card,The Ultimate Weekend Wrap-Up (April 15 edition)

Yokohama, Japan, Sunday April 15

Ryota Murata KO 8 Emanuel Blandamura, WBA middleweight title

Cristofer Rosales TKO 9 Daigo Higa, WBC

The Fifty Greatest Bantamweights of All Time: Part Three, 30-21

From the dusty streets of Algeria to old school British cobbles, to the heartland of the American dream and back again, Part 3 of the Fifty Greatest Bantamweights of all time continues

A Boxing Writer’s Reward

a simple acknowledgment of a story I had written years ago about Bobby Tomasello, a fighter who was given the birth name of Robert Benson

Notes and Nuggets from Thomas Hauser

I recently watched Paterno, the HBO film about former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno.

Paterno was one of college football’s greatest coaches. But his image was forever tarnished by an inadequate response to allegations

Ringside Report: Francisco Vargas Razor Sharp at Fantasy Springs

INDIO, Calif.-Former world champion Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas looked sharp as a razor in slicing up Rod Salka to win by stoppage on Thursday.

Tyson Fury Returns on June 9

Longtime British boxing promoter Frank Warren has announced that former lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (25-0, 19 KOs) will return to the ring on June 9

Fight Night Guide – The Ultimate Weekend Preview (April 12 edition)

Indio, California, Thursday April 12

Francisco Vargas vs Rod Salka, 10 rounds, super featherweights

After his resounding stoppage loss in the 11th round against his compatriot Miguel Berchelt, back in January

Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas Leads Golden Boy Card at Fantasy Springs

Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas fought in not just one but two Fight of the Year fights and two other grueling slugfests that could make a grown man quiver.