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Klitschko Says The Spirit of Steward Will Be With Him at Wembley

WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO will hear the voice of his old friend and ally Emanuel Steward when he sits in the corner tonight. In front of him will be Johnathon Banks giving the advice, but he will also be thi...Read More

Matthysse's Promoters Don't Know What to Expect in Comeback Bout

Lucas Matthysse’s handlers hope he returns to his championship form immediately. Ideally, the dangerous Argentine veteran will look good during his comeback bout against Emmanuel Taylor two weeks from...Read More

Wilder: Steward Wouldn't Have Allowed Fury to Beat Klitschko

Deontay Wilder doesn’t know what Wladimir Klitschko was thinking when he fought Tyson Fury. The unbeaten WBC heavyweight champion does know that Emanuel Steward wouldn’t have allowed such a passive pe...Read More

Lewis: If Klitschko Still Had Steward - He'd Be Champ, Beats Joshua

Lennox Lewis believes Wladimir Klitschko would beat Anthony Joshua if his trainer Manny Steward was still alive. Lewis is also convinced the 40-year-old would never have lost to Tyson Fury with Stewar...Read More

Klitschko Rejects Fury's Claims: Steward Protected Him

Wladimir Klitschko has dismissed the challenge presented by Tyson Fury. Klitschko is to defend his WBA, WBO, IBO and IBF heavyweight titles against mandatory challenger Fury at Dusseldorf's ESPRIT Are...Read More

Andre Ward Wonders if Smith Intentionally Blew Weight

Paul Smith weighed in 4.4lbs over the 172-pound catchweight limit for Saturday’s showdown with Andre Ward in California. Smith came in at 176.6lbs with American Ward at 171.8, and although the figh...Read More

Boxing in 2012: Reflections on a Year Gone By

By Thomas Gerbasi - With 2012 about to make its exit, it’s time to look back at the year gone by. And while this isn’t necessarily about the best fights, fighters, knockouts, upsets, or prospects, it ...Read More

Roy Jones Jr: I Was Always a Kronk Fighter By Heart

This past week on ATG Radio there was a press conference for Roy Jones Presents T.N.T. Promotions card ft Paul Spadafora-Solomon Ebergime this Saturday on GFL.TV. During this press conference we had ...Read More

Banks Finishes an Emotional Camp, Focused To Win

Johnathon Banks doesn’t dispute that these past few weeks have taken quite an emotional toll on him. That was to be expected, considering the impact Emanuel Steward had on his personal and professi...Read More

Photos: Emanuel Steward's Funeral, Boxing World Mourns

Emanuel Steward's funeral was attended by the masses, with many of the biggest names in boxing paying their respects at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit. The Hall of Fame trainer and the man who ma...Read More

Wladimir On Steward's Absence: I'm Missing A Friend

You can never look past the opponent standing directly in front of you. With that in mind, Wladimir Klitschko remains focused on the task at hand, which is the next defense of his lineal heavyweight c...Read More

Klitschko, Banks To Lead Kronk Restoration Cause

Barely a day elapsed from the time of Emanuel Steward’s passing when a considerable piece of his legacy was already being stripped away. “I saw a picture of the Kronk Gym, which has been destroyed...Read More

Emanuel Steward Tribute During Klitschko-Wach on EPIX

Emanuel Steward wasn’t an official member of the EPIX boxing team, but his involvement with Wladimir Klitschko alone makes him a part of the family. The late trainer passed away at age 68 in late Octo...Read More

Andre Ward Remembers The Great Emanuel Steward

Super middleweight champion Andre Ward chimed in on the recent passing of legendary trainer Emanuel Steward. “First of all, it’s a major blow not only to the sport, but it was a major blow for me, ...Read More

Kronk Gym's Fate is Still Very Much Up in The Air

As previously reported, within 24 hours of Hall of Fame boxing trainer Emanuel Steward's death, his legendary Detroit boxing gym had lost its sign. The red-and-gold Kronk Gym sign at the gym was remov...Read More

Bob Shannon on Steward, Hatton, Vassell and Barnes

Manchester’s Bob Shannon has had an extra spring in his step since being announced as Ricky Hatton’s trainer ahead of the former linear light-welterweight champion’s November 24 comeback against Ukrai...Read More

Cintron Remembers Steward: 'He sure was a father figure'

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Not everyone gets a legendary ending. Though he’s been celebrated in recent days for work with Hall of Famers Thomas Hearns and Lennox Lewis – not to mention a Canastota-bound...Read More

EPIX To Present Emanuel Steward Tribute On 11/10 Show

Heavyweight championship boxing makes an EPIX return next month! World Heavyweight Champion Wladimir “Dr. Steelhammer” Klitschko will defend his unified titles on Saturday, November 10, beginning at 4...Read More

Thomas Hearns Steps Up, Willing To Run The Kronk Gym

It was recently reported that Detroit's famous Kronk Gym was closed last Friday, a day after Hall of Fame trainer Emanuel Steward passed away. One of Steward's most famous students, former multi-divis...Read More

“Fighting Words” – Steward’s Death a Big Loss for Boxing

by David P. Greisman - Joni Mitchell was partially correct: We (sometimes) don’t know what we’ve got until it’s gone. This has been true with regrettable frequency this year with the deaths of multipl...Read More