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A Page Turn Light Heavyweight

A Page Turn Light Heavyweight

By Cliff Rold - This Saturday, in one of the final HBO boxing broadcasts (10 PM EST), 27-year old WBA light heavyweight titlist Dmitry Bivol (14-0, 11 KO) will defend his title against 36-year old for...Read More

Michael Conlan Very Comfortable With The Pressures of Boxing

Michael Conlan Very Comfortable With The Pressures of Boxing

By Thomas Gerbasi - You’ve got to feel for Mick Conlan sometimes. Sure, he’s a rising star on the pro boxing landscape, a young man with the potential to one day rule the featherweight division and be...Read More

Giving Thanks For a Boxing Dream Come True

Giving Thanks For a Boxing Dream Come True

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - It’s a tradition my wife and I started when our son, Ryan, now 10, was far younger. Each night as we put him to bed, we’d have him list whatever good things had happened to him t...Read More

Pascal Can Take Legacy To A New Level With Win Over Bivol

Pascal Can Take Legacy To A New Level With Win Over Bivol

By Corey Erdman - The recipients of opportunities to take part in big fights aren’t always the ones with the most merit. The reasons fighters are given a chance to fight for a world title can range fr...Read More

Saucedo Seeks World Title in Hometown After Epic Performance

Saucedo Seeks World Title in Hometown After Epic Performance

By Keith Idec - The congratulatory text message from Mark Wahlberg immediately made Alex Saucedo understand what he had accomplished moments earlier. The star actor, who’s also Saucedo’s co-manager, i...Read More

The Other Half of Junior Welterweight

The Other Half of Junior Welterweight

By Cliff Rold - Jr. welterweight might be headed towards a showdown. After impressive quarterfinal victories in the World Boxing Super Series, there are more than a few with fingers crossed that we mi...Read More

Looking Back a Decade at a Hall of Fame Finale

Looking Back a Decade at a Hall of Fame Finale

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - At the time, 10 years ago this past Thursday… it was a giant pain in the neck. Waking up early to schlep 90 miles to an airport in Jacksonville. Gathering supplies to make the tr...Read More

Tony Bellew - Just a World-Class Fighter

Tony Bellew - Just a World-Class Fighter

By Tris Dixon - It was Bach who in playing down his mesmerising talents once said, “There’s nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument pl...Read More

The Death of 49-Year-Old Christian Daghio Should Give Us Pause

The Death of 49-Year-Old Christian Daghio Should Give Us Pause

By Michael Rosenthal - The death of any fighter in the ring is always heartbreaking. When that fighter is 49, it’s particularly disturbing. Christian Daghio of Italy died this past Friday, a week afte...Read More

Bas Rutten Embraces The Art of Bare Knuckle Fighting

Mixed martial arts fans will know that when UFC Hall of Famer Bas Rutten was competing in Japan’s Pancrase promotion, he was knocking folks out with open-hand strikes, as closed fist strikes weren’t p...Read More

Bellew: Boxing Will Not Retire Me; I'll Retire After Usyk Fight

Bellew: Boxing Will Not Retire Me; I'll Retire After Usyk Fight

By Keith Idec - Tony Bellew was enjoying semi-retirement, yet admittedly still “a lunatic” that loves to fight. Then his phone rang one day this summer while he was driving. His new wife, Rachael, was...Read More

JuanMa-Gamboa: Lessons in Marinating

JuanMa-Gamboa: Lessons in Marinating

By Cliff Rold - A good steak left smothered in the right combination of red wine and spices cane be delicious if cooked at the right time. Left too long, and it’s just rancid meat. This Saturday, on a...Read More

Chris Algieri: This is The Next Chapter of My Career

Chris Algieri: This is The Next Chapter of My Career

By Thomas Gerbasi - Chris Algieri knew he wasn’t done with boxing after his April 2016 loss to Errol Spence. “I think a lot of other people thought I was, but I always knew I was coming back,” the Lon...Read More

Challenge To Authority: Building The Perfect Sanctioning Body

Challenge To Authority: Building The Perfect Sanctioning Body

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - With those 34-year-old Don Henley lyrics swirling in my sun-scorched, sleep-deprived head, I’m back at the keyboard to consider an idealistic mandate – constructing the ideal san...Read More

Nonito Donaire Takes First Step In Possible Miracle WBSS Run

Nonito Donaire Takes First Step In Possible Miracle WBSS Run

By Corey Erdman - Inherent in any miracle is a healthy dose of luck. On Saturday, Nonito Donaire received his requisite sprinkle of good fortune in his first contest in the World Boxing Super Seires b...Read More

Oleksandr Usyk Leads The Race For Fighter of The Year

Oleksandr Usyk Leads The Race For Fighter of The Year

By Michael Rosenthal - Oleksandr Usyk could be fighting for more than his unified cruiserweight championship when he faces challenger Tony Bellew on November 10 in Manchester, England. He could be bat...Read More

We'll Have To Wait Way Longer Than We Should For Crawford-Spence

We'll Have To Wait Way Longer Than We Should For Crawford-Spence

By Keith Idec - A boxing fan would’ve been excited this time a year ago if you had told him or her that we’d be tracking negotiations these days for a welterweight title bout between Errol Spence Jr. ...Read More

Nonito Donaire - It's the End or a New Beginning

Nonito Donaire - It's the End or a New Beginning

By Cliff Rold - It’s fitting that, during Halloween week, Nonito Donaire (38-5, 24 KO) will be fighting the demons of time trying to pull his career into the abyss as much as WBA bantamweight titlist ...Read More

Alex Saucedo Motivated: I've Been Wanting To Prove Something

Alex Saucedo Motivated: I've Been Wanting To Prove Something

By Thomas Gerbasi - The morning after was rough for Alex Saucedo. Rough, yet glorious. “I was sore and happy the next morning,” said the 140-pound contender of the aftermath of his seventh-round stopp...Read More

Arnold Khegai Ready For Another United States Impression

Arnold Khegai Ready For Another United States Impression

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Think you’ve got a challenging commute? It’s nothing compared to what Arnold Khegai has coming. The Ukraine native is on the verge of his second business trip to the United State...Read More

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