David Benavidez versus Kyrone Davis breakdown

Kyrone Davis isn’t a bad fighter but he hasn’t got the tools to beat Benavidez in any way. Benavidez is a brawler who puts his punches together well and carries crunching power which breaks his opponents down. Davis has shown no power at super middleweight and if he can’t stop Benavidez then I can’t seeContinue reading “David Benavidez versus Kyrone Davis breakdown”

Who should Canelo fight next?

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez made history by becoming the first undisputed super middleweight champion and also the first Mexican to become undisputed. In a good performance he was able to stop Caleb Plant in the 11th round after struggling to get to grips with him early on. This fight marked Canelo’s return to PPV and alsoContinue reading “Who should Canelo fight next?”

David Benavidez versus Ronald Ellis breakdown

This isn’t a terrible fight but it’s also not a very good one if i’m being honest. David Benavidez is one of the best Super Middleweights in the world while Ronald Ellis is a fairly average middleweight who missed weight in his last fight and is now moving up to Super Middle. Benavidez is bigger,Continue reading “David Benavidez versus Ronald Ellis breakdown”

David Benavidez versus Anthony Dirrell rematch to potentially determine new WBC mandatory.

It’s been reported that David Benavidez versus Ronald Ellis is also a WBC eliminator with the winner facing whoever wins the other Eliminator between Anthony Dirrell and Kyrone Davis. I do think a rematch is fairly pointless though I thought the first fight was competitive until Dirrell got cut and then he fell apart. IContinue reading “David Benavidez versus Anthony Dirrell rematch to potentially determine new WBC mandatory.”

David Benavidez versus Roamer Alexis Angulo breakdown.

This is a more interesting fight because Benavidez missed weight and Angulo looks very prepared. Benavidez looks to be one of the top talents in the sport but needs to be more dedicated. He is massive for the weight, has a good jab and is really powerful. His defence is a high guard while heContinue reading “David Benavidez versus Roamer Alexis Angulo breakdown.”

David Benavidez misses weight, Loses WBC 168 pound title on the scales.

David Benavidez failed to make weight for his first defence of his 168 pound WBC world title today. He came in more than two pounds overweight and claimed he wouldn’t be able to get the weight off and even if he had wanted to the commission said they wouldn’t let him as it would beContinue reading “David Benavidez misses weight, Loses WBC 168 pound title on the scales.”

The new generation of boxing super stars is coming through

Boxing is always going through a transitional stage and while sometimes its more glaringly obvious that things are changing the truth is that boxing never stays still. Recently a lot of the stars of the previous generation have retired such as Floyd Mayweather, Shane Mosley, Andre Ward and Miguel Cotto. With these retirements the focusContinue reading “The new generation of boxing super stars is coming through”

David Benavidez and why he has the most potential out of everyone at 168 or 175

David Benavidez is already a two time Super Middleweight champion however didn’t actually lose his belts in the ring. He was effectively stripped of his title because he tested positive for Cocaine and wasted a bit of his career. This won’t be a problem however as hes only 23 and shouldn’t be in his primeContinue reading “David Benavidez and why he has the most potential out of everyone at 168 or 175”

Super Middleweight needs new names

The Super Middleweight division is currently one of the weaker divisions in boxing due to a mix of people moving up and also a lot of the top fighters getting old. All of the champions are good but it seems like we won’t be getting them fighting each other anytime soon. Outside of the topContinue reading “Super Middleweight needs new names”