Articles by author: Peter Lim(136 results)

March Madness Hits The Junior Welterweight Division

History has shown when brutal dictators die or are abruptly deposed of power, his country often plunges into civil war with multiple factions violently vying to fill the power vacuum. The Middle East ...Read More

Prograis: Amir Imam or Jose Ramirez? I Can Beat Either Easily!

Making his fifth appearance on Showtime, Regis Prograis (20-0, 17 KOs) takes on former double world titleholder Julius Indongo (21-1, 11 KOs) in Deadwood, SD, on Friday night. The fight is for the int...Read More

Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz - Analysis of The Heavyweight Bout

Deontay Wilder’s most glaring strength and weakness will both factor prominently into how this matchup will unfold. We all know Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) has spectacular fight-ending power in his fists, b...Read More

2017 Houston Boxing Awards: Charlo, Shields, Rodriguez, More

For the third consecutive year, the same DNA belonging to two different fighters claimed the Fighter of the Year award. While the award went to one twin in 2015 and 2016, his brother, younger by a ful...Read More

Lomachenko vs. Rigondeaux: A Historical Collision Course

When two ridiculously talented southpaws, both ranked in every current top 10 pound-for-pound list, face each other in the ring, it is undoubtedly a super showdown. Throw in the fact that it is the fi...Read More

Arturo Marquez Overcomes Knockdown, Wins Tough Decision

Upsets and near upsets were the theme of the night at the latest Savarese Boxing Promotions fight card at The Zone in Houston. In the main event, welterweight Arturo Marquez (9-0, 5 KOs) overcame a fl...Read More

Arturo Marquez Ready For Headline Showcase in Houston

Savarese Boxing Promotions' latest card has gotten back on its feet after a double knockdown courtesy of two monumental events in Houston, one negative and one positive. The card was derailed in Augus...Read More

Charlo KO1 Lubin Starkly Reminiscent of Tyson KO1 Spinks

Wasn’t the punch Jermell Charlo (30-0, 15 KOs) deployed to knock out Erickson Lubin (18-1, 13 KOs) in the first round eerily reminiscent of Mike Tyson’s fight-ending blow, also in the opening round, a...Read More

Ronnie Shields: Lara should be undefeated, ranked in P4P top 10!

World junior middleweight titleholder Erislandy Lara (24-2-2, 14 KOs) defends his belt against Terrell Gausha (20-0, 9 KOs) at the Barclay’s Center in a Showtime-televised card that will feature two o...Read More

Derrick James Discusses Charlo vs. Spence - 'Elite Level' Sparring

As ringmaster at R&R Boxing in Dallas, trainer Derrick James has been privy to some brilliant action over the last three years – sparring sessions between Jermell Charlo (29-0, 14 KOs) and Errol Spen...Read More

Charlo: Errol Spence is Perfect Sparring Partner For Lubin Fight

World junior middleweight titleholder Jermell Charlo (29-0, 14 KOs) has raised his profile fighting from coast to coast on national TV over the last few years. But a lesser known fact is that, on the ...Read More

Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin - Analysis and Opinion

To simply categorize this fight as a skills-versus-power matchup would be an overgeneralization. Granted, Alvarez has the edge in skills and Golovkin in power. But Canelo is no slouch in the power dep...Read More

Crawford-Indongo Offers a Rare and Intriguing Unification Treat

Most boxing pundits will agree that Terence Crawford (31-0, 22 KOs) is a class or two above everyone else in the 140-pound division. But Julius Indongo (22-0, 11 KOs) possesses a style so difficult it...Read More

Jermall Charlo: Are Canelo, Golovkin Ready For Me? I'm Ready!

Jermall Charlo went above and beyond the call of duty when doing his homework on Jorge Sebastian Heiland ahead of their July 29 matchup in Brooklyn, New York. Not only had he studied his opponent's s...Read More

Can Horn Do To Pacquiao What Leon Spinks Did To Ali in 1978?

Manny Pacquiao vs. Jeff Horn is starkly reminiscent of Muhammad Ali vs. Leon Spinks I in 1978 - an all-time great in the twilight of his career defending his title against an untested rookie. Spinks w...Read More

Agnew Vows To Bring a "Grit and Grind War" To Dmitry Bivol

Although he has three times as many bouts as his opponent, including a world title fight, light heavyweight Cedric Agnew (29-2, 15 KOs) enters the ring a substantial underdog against Dimitry Bivol (10...Read More

Regis Prograis, Joel Diaz Square Off in High Stakes Showdown

Undefeated junior welterweights Regis Prograis (19-0, 16 KOs) and Joel Diaz (23-0, 19 KOs) face off in Showtime’s latest installment of ShoBox: The Next Generation. Arguably the most competitive platf...Read More

Brook vs. Spence Analysis: It May Come Down To Chin Durability

Conventional wisdom suggests that, sans any unforeseen collisions of styles, sleights of hand, or tricks under their sleeves, Errol Spence (21-0, 18 KOs) should emerge victorious in this encounter. Hi...Read More

Arturo Marquez Drops Goodrich Three Times For TKO in Two

Arturo Marquez (7-0, 4 KOs) scored a spectacular second round TKO over Andrew Goodrich (2-2), electrifying his hometown crowd at the Ballroom at Bayou Place in Downtown Houston. The son of 1992 U.S. ...Read More

Arturo Marquez in Action at Bayou Place in Downtown Houston

Welterweight Craig Callaghan (16-1, 7 KOs) takes on Josue Garcia (7-4, 4 KOs) in the main event of the latest Savarese Promotions Boxing fight night tonight at the Ballroom at Bayou Place in Downtown ...Read More