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IBF Reveals Silk Road Championship Tournament

During the productive and fruitful week of the IBF 34th Annual Convention in St. Petersburg, FL, IBF executive officers along with representatives and boxing promoters from the B & R Region (Silk Road...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Ward-Kovalev II, Canelo-Golovkin, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discussing topics such as the fall mega-fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin, the Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev rematch, An...Read More

Davey Browne's Death - Inquest Begins at Coroner's Court in Glebe

An inquest into the death of Sydney boxer Davey Browne Jr, who died of injuries sustained in a regional title fight in September 2015, began this week. The 28-year-old father-of-two was knocked out 30...Read More

Police Bust International Cartel Exploiting Boxers, Forced Fights

Police say they have broken up an international cartel that allegedly exploited boxers, forcing them to fight against their will in competitions right across Europe. A three-month investigation has re...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Crawford-Diaz, Canelo-Golovkin, Kovalev

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen 'Breadman' Edwards discussing topics like Terence Crawford vs. Felix Diaz, defensive fighters in the history of boxing, Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Canelo-Golovkin, Joshua-Klitschko, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discussing numerous topics - including the recently announced mega-fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin, the continued prai...Read More

Herbert Nkabiti Passes Away After Suffering Knockout Loss

A second tragedy has struck South African boxing in the space of a week following the death of junior-welterweight Herbert Nkabiti on Saturday night at the Sunward Park Hospital in Boksburg. Just a we...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Berto, Canelo-Chavez, Klitschko-Joshua, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns, with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discussing junior middleweight contender Michel Soro, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., the showdown between Anthony Jo...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Ward-Kovalev II, Canelo-GGG, Charlos, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns, with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discussing Saul "Canelo" Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., Canelo vs. Gennady Golovkin, the Charlo brothers, Shawn Porter vs. Andre B...Read More

Nick Durandt, Veteran Trainer, Dies in Motorbike Accident

RENOWNED South African boxing trainer Nick Durandt died in a motorbike accident near Clarens in the Free State on Friday. He was 53. A larger-than-life character, known as much for his chains and ring...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Canelo-Chavez, Wilder-Ortiz, Davis-Farmer

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discussing topics such as Gervonta Davis vs. Tevin Famer, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Orti...Read More

Hagler-Hearns anniversary rekindles affection for truly great events

Hagler-Hearns anniversary rekindles affection for truly great events

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Social media is a fun toy. But when it comes to worthwhile analysis, it frequently falls flat. Case in point. While Twitter tends to buckle under the weight of breathless 140-cha...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Ward-Kovalev, Lomachenko, Froch-Calzaghe

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discusses several questions regarding Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev, the legacy battle between Carl Froch and Joe Calzaghe, and more. W...Read More

Angel Manfredy Back in The Boxing Mix as a Trainer

CROWN POINT, Ind. - Angel “El Diablo” Manfredy was one of the most successful boxers to emerge from the Region. The colorful fighter won a junior lightweight world title, beat big-name fighters like A...Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: Lomachenko, Golovkin, Leonard-Hagler, Usyk

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards discussing Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Jacobs, the dominance of Vasyl Lomachenko, Marvin Hagler vs. Sugar Ray Leonard, and more....Read More

Daily Bread Mailbag: GGG-Jacobs, Floyd-McGregor, Brook-Spence

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards tackling such topics as Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Jacobs, Golovkin vs. Marvin Hagler, Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence, Floyd Mayweather Jr...Read More

Sugar Ray Leonard vs. Marvin Hagler - CompuBox Looks Back

This fight was real drama and surrealistic at the same time. Drama, because Leonard was a part of the HBO boxing team during his 35-month layoff prior to challenging Hagler. We worked together and b...Read More

Hagler Lost the Fight, But Made Much More Money Than Leonard

Marvin Hagler has had to live with some nauseating numbers in the 30 years since suffering a controversial loss to “Sugar” Ray Leonard. First and foremost is the absurd scorecard submitted by Mexican ...Read More

Hagler Eventually Wanted No Part of Rematch With Ray Leonard

“Sugar” Ray Leonard eventually was all in on a rematch with Marvin Hagler. Promoter Bob Arum and the legendary Leonard knew a second middleweight title fight against Hagler would’ve made even more mon...Read More

WBA President is Tackling The Issue of Controversial Decisions

Gilberto Jesus Mendoza, President of the World Boxing Association (WBA), held a meeting with press members to discuss the topics of judges and controversial decisions. During the meeting he discussed ...Read More