17 Jan 2022

Joe Smith Jr. Wins On ESPN, Both Late Replacement Struggle + News & Notes Of The Week

Link To My Podcast This Week I was featured as a guest on this podcast check it out. photo: Mikey Williams / Top Rank Inc Joe Smith Jr. Stops Steve Geffrard In Nine WBO light heavyweight world champion Joe Smith Jr. made his world title defense against eight days notice opponent

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04 Jan 2022

2021 Women’s Boxing Match Of The Year – Chantelle Cameron vs. Mary McGee

Chantelle Cameron is something special and has a level of entertainment about her that has quite occurred yet in women’s boxing. We have seen greatness in women’s boxing whether it is Layla Ali, Claressa Shields, Katie Taylor, that is evident, we have seen toughness, but Cameron brings volume punching and

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03 Jan 2022

2021 Boxing Comeback of the Year: Kiko Martinez

At the enhanced age of 35-years-old, Kiko Martinez, is now a two-time world champion after stopping Kid Galahad, in one of the most surprising outcomes of the year. Martinez, who is promoted by hall-of-fame boxer Sergio Martinez, is always one punch away from changing a fight, and the flaws of Galahad

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02 Jan 2022

2021 Amateur Boxer of the Year – Men’s Division – Jahmal Harvey

Jahmal Harvey Harvey in his first international tournament won gold defeating Serik Temirzhanov, Samuel Kistohurry, and Mirazizbek Mirzakhalilov, all of whom competed at the 2020 Olympics – keep in mind he did this all while being the youngest fighter on the team despite the telecast constantly confusing his age, and

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31 Dec 2021

2021 KO of the Year: Oscar Valdez vs. Miguel Berchelt

Despite being undefeated Oscar Valdez was looked at as a healthy favorite against Miguel Berchelt, yet his brutal late-round KO of Oscar Valdez was not just career defining, it was a statement to the rest of the division as with this win, Valdez became the man in the lower weights.

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30 Dec 2021

2021 Northern California Fight of the Year – Mikey Garcia vs Sandor Martin

The fight wasn’t great, the bout was uninteresting, but it is historically really important, and boxing in Northern California the past two-years has been a barren wasteland.  As we currently seemingly have only two local promoters constantly putting on shows, those being, Toscano Boxing Promotions, and Uppercut Promotions,  as Paco

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24 Dec 2021

2021 Amateur Boxing Coach Of The Year: Darrell Davis

Davis is the coach of Jahmal Harvey, and to me, Harvey is the best amateur in the country, who had the best year in amateur boxing, winning gold in his international debut, as the youngest on the team. In the most recent nationals, Harvey didn’t compete, but Oxon Hill Boxing

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24 Dec 2021

2021 Northern California Boxer of the Year: Devin Haney

In a year in which most of Northern California’s fighters took a step backward in terms of success in professional boxing, Haney had his best year as a pro defeating two worthy adversaries in former world champions, Jorge Linares and Joseph Diaz Jr. Haney is now a legitimate top-5 lightweight

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22 Dec 2021

2021 Boxing Prospect Of The Year: Jesus Ramos Jr.

No other young fighter is fighting the type of competition that Ramos is facing defeating Brian Mendoza, and former 2008 U.S. Olympian Javier Molina. At only 20-years-old, Ramos Jr. is looking to become a world champion next year, which makes him ripe for the award.  I would have liked to

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19 Dec 2021

Jake Paul KOs Tyron Woodley + All The Boxing Results Of The Weekend [December 17-18, 2021]

Jake Paul KOs Tyron Woodley  Pretty much the biggest boxing story of 2022 has been Jake Paul, an entertainer with a huge following, and watching the master marketer, entering the boxing landscape, and ending the year flat-out being accepted as one of our own, as he delivered an embarrassing KO

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