Joe Smith Jr. – World Champion Sometimes it is easier being doubted, than it is to be the favorite. Joe Smith Jr. is now a world-champion, but winning his first world title, the WBO light heavyweight title to be exact, was about as easy as it was for him to
When: Saturday, April 10th, Where: Osage Casino, Tulsa, Oklahoma How to Watch: ESPN Main Card Starts at 10 p.m. ET/ 7 p.m. PT. , ESPN+ Will Show Complete Undercard With 5:30 p.m. ET/ 2:30 p.m. PT. Joe Smith Jr. vs Maxim Vlasov, for the vacant WBO light heavyweight world title Odds:
Where: Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, CT When: Saturday, April 10th, 9 PM EST / 6 PM PST How To Watch: Showtime Jaron “Boots” Ennis vs Sergey Lipinets Odds: Highest 20-1 favorite for Ennis, Lowest 10-1 favorite for Ennis – Lipinets, Highest +926, Lowest +550 Weight class: 147 lbs, Welterweight Jaron
These are my observations on the week-and-a-half-long USA Boxing national tournament, from my limited viewing of the event. This is not intended to be the be all, end-all of amateur boxing, but simply an entry-point for those who have a passion for boxing, and want to follow young amateur fighters.
In a statement released via social media, on the young boxing power broker’s social media platforms, Tim VanNewhouse, largely considered one of the central forces of Split-T Management outside of head honcho David McWater, stepped down officially today via a press release. Rumors had circulated for roughly a week, but
Why do we love boxing? It is something I often ask myself since often it feels like the sport doesn’t love us back. Most sports have clear parameters, boundaries, and a system in place for competition. Then, at some point in the year, you see a form of a bracket
While most might be looking at the main event on April 17th with, entertainer-turned-boxer Jake Paul, who has taken boxing by storm facing, former 2-organizational MMA world champion and U.S. Olympian Ben Askren in a boxing match or even the co-feature of former world champion Steve Cunningham vs former UFC
Amari Jones, who many knew as “Fresh” in the amateurs, but is opting out of a nickname for the professional realm, and is the most recent signee to Devin Haney Promotions, as part of the exclusive stable that includes himself, Devin Haney, and Darren Cunningham III, will turn professional on
It was announced yesterday via social media, and various platforms that Oakland, California’s own, “Dynamite” David Lopez, has signed to Mayweather Promotions. The fighter who made it on our list of “12 Boxers To Watch In 2021“, recently had a secret audition in Las Vegas at The Mayweather Boxing Gym.
This past Saturday, seemingly out of nowhere, news of Marvin Hagler’s death broke. As stoically, as Hagler spoke, using his words like his punch, making each one count, so was news of his passing, in a brief statement made on a fan page, that explained in closing that the family