16 Mar 2020

COVID-19 STOPS BOXING FOR MONTHS, THOUGHTS FROM TIME AWAY FROM BOXING

Most of my adult life, sports have structured it, and most of the people on social media only follow me for my opinions on boxing despite, what I might think at times.  I have found it comforting having a built-in schedule during the week knowing I could watch something when

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26 Nov 2018

The Fight Hour boxing radio show cancelled, big blow to Fresno boxing

Popular ESPN 940 Saturday talk show, The Fight Hour will no longer exist as the programming director called a halt to all future episodes. The news came after a guest of the show used vulgar language on the radio show multiple times, one in which the FCC was unfond of after

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18 Jun 2016

Medical condition forces Abner Mares out of Jesus Cuellar clash

The highly touted co-main event to June 25th CBS card headlined by Keith Thurman versus Shawn Porter has been scratched with Abner Mares not passing a pre-fight medical exam. Mares was set to face Jesus Cuellar, no word of a bout to replace the action. Below is the statement released

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15 May 2016

Wilder-Povetkin canceled over Povetkin’s failed drug test

In some sad, but unsurprising news – Deontay Wilder(36-0 35KOs)  will not be fighting  per a SKY Sports report. Alexander Povetkin (30-1 22KOs), who failed for meldonium, the substance that Maria Sharapova was caught with last year in tennis after VADA conducted random tests weeks out from the fight. To

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24 Feb 2016

March 12th Showtime card canceled

Well, that was fun while it lasted, but boxing will no longer be broadcast on March 12st at Mohegan Sun Resort in Mashantucket, Connecticut broadcast nationwide on Showtime as the card has now been scrapped. As reported earlier today, Gary Russell Jr. versus Patrick Hyland was suppose to function as

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16 Oct 2015

Kell Brook out of Diego Chaves bout with injury

IBF welterweight champion, Kell Brook, will have to wait some more time before he defends his belt as he is now out of his October 24th scheduled defense against Diego Chaves. Brook according to Sky Sports suffered a rib injury in camp yesterday and suffered the majority of the day in

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26 Sep 2015

Klitschko hurt, Tyson Fury bout postponed

Due to a tendon tear in the left calf WBA/IBF/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko will not be defending his titles against Tyson Fury in late October. The news comes one day after an odd press conference in which Fury dressed up as Batman, beat up The Joker as well completely disrespecting Klitschko

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08 May 2015

Canelo & Kirkland make weight, Gomez-Soto canceled due Gomez being way too heavy

The fight will be televised live from Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas on HBO. The promoter is Golden Boy Promotions Canelo Alvarez 154.5 vs. James Kirkland 154.5 Humberto Soto 142.5 vs. Frankie Gomez  147.5 * Joshua Clottey 153.8 vs. Jorge Silva 154.8 Jo Jo Diaz 125.5 vs. Giovanni Delgado

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