26 Dec 2021

2021 Fight of the Year: Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder III

Rarely is the lasting image of a trilogy the best one, and even more so, is it the one we will talk about to define the series, but not unlike an episodic TV program on a subscription service, Fury vs. Wilder got better over time, and didn’t fizzle out.  The

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06 Dec 2021

Devin Haney and Gervonta Davis Went Head-To-Head This Weekend

It was early 2019, the world hadn’t stopped yet, and Devin Haney was a hour away from walking out to headlining his second, ShoBox: The Next Generation card fight against undefeated Xolisani Ndongeni of South Africa.  Trash talk prior to the bout had both sides animated, and Haney’s close personal friend,

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06 Dec 2021

Tank Davis Defeats Isaac Cruz, Devin Haney Beats JoJo Diaz

Listen to the podcast here. Tank Beats Isaac Cruz On a Sunday night Gervonta “Tank” Davis defended some form of the WBA lightweight world title against Isaac Cruz, as he edged out a narrow decision over the game Mexican fighter. My biggest fears for this fight came true, when Cruz’s height,

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28 Jun 2021

Gervonta Davis Is A Star That Reflects This Decade – How Tank Embodies The New Generation

On Saturday night, June 26th, live on Showtime Pay-Per-View, Gervonta Davis became a three-division world champion, stopping Mario Barrios in the elventh round of a scheduled twelve round bout, from the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. Yet, the fight itself is the most uninteresting aspect to Davis himself, as

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27 Jun 2021

Monday Morning Boxing Coach: Gervonta Davis Is A Star, Loma Is Back

Lukie breaks down the week of boxing June 25th-27th, 2021, with context, and future expectations. Don’t like to read you can listen to the podcast which goes over most of the topics here in audio form by click on this text. Gervonta Davis, One Of Boxing’s Biggest Draws, and Stars

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26 May 2021

Mario Barrios Gets Career-Defining Fight Against “Tank” Davis on PPV

For those unaware, last week, four-time world champion Gervonta “Tank” Davis stood across from the WBA Super Lightweight Champion, Mario “El Azteca” Barrios as they went face-to-face Thursday at a press conference to preview their SHOWTIME PPV main event taking place Saturday, June 26 State Farm Arena in Atlanta in an event presented by

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08 Jan 2021

The 21 Boxers To Watch In 2021

This is not a list of the 21 best fighters in the world, this is a list of the 21 emerging fighters and stars of the sport you should be aware of, who will emerge and go on to have great fights, and if you want to periodically check-in-and-out of

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16 Dec 2020

The Seven Fighters From The PBC You Need To Watch In 2021

At the end of the year, everyone loves lists, and especially if your state is currently in shelter-in-place due to the national pandemic.  This year we have taken this to heart and wrote a series based around each of the four major promoters, Top Rank, Golden Boy, Matchroom/DAZN, and a

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11 Nov 2020

LukieBoxing Column: Canelo, Devin Haney’s Win, Crawford Fight Week

Canelo’s Free-Agency  On a seemingly bland Thursday, Eddy Reynoso, Canelo’s manager, and trainer stated on his Instagram, Golden Boy Promotions, had let the biggest name, and best fighter in the sport of boxing, out of his contract, as well as he is no longer tied to DAZN. The news almost

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04 Nov 2020

LukieBoxing Column: Tank Davis vs. Santa Cruz, Inoue, Usyk, Devin Haney

Gervonta “Tank” Davis stopped Leo Santa Cruz in six rounds, last Saturday on PPV, in a highlight-reel fashion. Davis, an emerging star of the 130-and-135 lbs division looks to be a tentpole champion at these divisions as well as Floyd Mayweather being so involved in his camp, will keep the

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