Shakur Stevenson and Michael Conlan fights announced

Both Stevenson and Conlan had headline fights annouced today to take place at the Madison Garden Theater. Stevenson is making the first defense of his title vs Miguel Marriaga who is most well known for losing to Lomachenko and Oscar Valdez. He’s not a bad name on Stevenson’s resume though Marriaga really has made aContinue reading “Shakur Stevenson and Michael Conlan fights announced”

Examples of why boxers should take opportunities as a B side

This won’t be an extremely long piece as its just something I wanted to get down in writing after I saw a fighter in the schedule on boxrec. The fighter I saw was Leonardo Baez a relatively unknown Mexican fighter that you’d expect to be a B side for a rising prospect. That’s actually whatContinue reading “Examples of why boxers should take opportunities as a B side”

Leandro Jose Blanc : Prospect profile

Leandro Jose Blanc is a 2016 Olympian and 2-0 pro from Argentina. He competes in the Light Fly division though has made minimum weight before. He turned pro in september of 2019 and looks like he’ll be an active pro as he fights for the second time in three months this weekend. This is aContinue reading “Leandro Jose Blanc : Prospect profile”

Yordenis Ugas and why he deserves another title shot

Ugas is a 33 year old Cuban welterweight who after some early set backs had a great run to get a title shot vs then champion Shawn Porter. When that moment came he took it and gave it his all and after 12 rounds it looked like his hard work would pay off and he’dContinue reading “Yordenis Ugas and why he deserves another title shot”

Jade Bornea, One to watch out for in 2020

Jade Bornea is a 24 year old super flyweight from the Philipines who later tonight will be making his US debut on UFC fight pass. He currently holds a record of 14-0 with 10 knockouts with a lot of those KO’s coming from body shots. He has a good boxing brain and throws in beautifulContinue reading “Jade Bornea, One to watch out for in 2020”

Michal Cieslak vs Ilunga Makabu

This is a fight that is really going under the radar this weekend even though its one of four world title fights happening this week. Makabu and Cieslak will be competing for the vacant WBC World Cruiser weight title in Makabu’s native Democratic Republic Of The Congo. This will be Makabu’s second attempt to winContinue reading “Michal Cieslak vs Ilunga Makabu”

Custio Clayton, Canada’s new welterweight hope

Custio Clayton a resident of Montreal is currently 17-0 with 11 knockouts and is looking to have a career defining 2020. Clayton was a 2012 Olympian and an accomplished amateur before turning over to the pros in 2014. Since then hes fought solely in Canada under the radar of most fans. That could change tonightContinue reading “Custio Clayton, Canada’s new welterweight hope”

What as fans we can do to grow boxing

Boxing used to be one of the biggest sports in the world, everyone knew the champions and selling out stadiums of up to a 100,000 people in the USA wasn’t unusual. There was boxing in every town in the UK with regular shows being put on not like today where we are lucky to haveContinue reading “What as fans we can do to grow boxing”

Who should Dillian Whyte fight next?

As we get closer to an announcement regarding Whyte’s next opponent I thought i’d make a list of possible contenders and which of them i’d like to see the most. Whyte has been consistently fighting top level opposition apart from the Wach fight which was a last minute tune up just to get him inContinue reading “Who should Dillian Whyte fight next?”

Julian Williams vs Jeison Rosario

Later today Julian Williams will defend his world titles vs Jeison Rosario in what is Williams home coming bout. The last time we saw Williams fight we saw him bully the bully as he dominated Jarrett Hurd over 12 rounds and proved why people shouldn’t have written him off. Williams is one of the bestContinue reading “Julian Williams vs Jeison Rosario”