Heavyweight Jonnie Rice started his career with a draw against Justin Davenport in 2014, probably around the same time most modern fight fans who talk about the business of boxing started to watch the sport. The 2021 feel-good story provided a sequel in 2022, and in 2023 Rice did it
It wasn’t all that pretty, but the 2016 Olympian Efe Ajagba didn’t allow Stephan Shaw to have a storybook moment as Ajagba jabbed his way to a 10-round decision over Shaw in a tactical fight that saw all three judges score the fight 96-94 for Ajagba. The fight was strange.
Saturday, January 14th, ESPN | 7 PM PST, undercard ESPN+ Top Rank’s First Fight Card Of 2023. A very interesting fight takes place on Saturday night on ESPN, as the card is stacked with competitive heavyweight boxing topping the bill. The night should tell us a lot about Stephan Shaw,
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
Shakur Stevenson (14-0, 8KOs), brought boxing back with a bang as he stopped Felix Caraballo (13-2-2, 9KOs), in the sixth round in front of an empty ballroom at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, broadcast on ESPN, in boxing’s return after COVID-19 pandemic. Stevenson who dropped Carballo in the
The words we have waited to hear “boxing is back,” is now upon us. Tonight, on ESPN, at 7 PM EST, Top Rank Inc returns with a boxing card featuring a five-fight card headlined by 2016 Olympic silver medalist Shakur Stevenson. Stevenson, who won his first world title at the
ESPN (7 p.m. ET) Shakur Stevenson 130 lbs vs. Felix Caraballo 130 lbs(Super Featherweight— 10 Rounds)Judges/Referee: Tim Cheatham, Dave Moretti and Steve Weisfeld/Russell Mora Jared Anderson 236.5 lbs vs. Johnnie Langston 218.3 lbs(Heavyweight— 6 Rounds)Judges/Referee: Patricia Morse Jarman, Max De Luca and Steve Weisfeld/Jay Nady Guido Vianello 239.25 lbs vs. Don Haynesworth 294.5 lbs(Heavyweight — 6 Rounds)Judges/Referee: Adalaide Byrd, Tim Cheatham and Dave Moretti/Jay Nady Quatavious Cash 160.5 lbs vs.
We have waited for a sense of normalcy, but sadly, the world has had other plans. That being said boxing returns one week from today, on June 9th, which is a Tuesday on ESPN, as well as Thursday with two fights card put on by Top Rank Inc. The first
Vasiliy Lomachenko viciously knocked out mandatory challenger Anthony Crolla in four rounds to retain his WBA/WBO/Ring Magazine lightweight titles in the main event from The Staples Center in Los Angeles, Ca, in front a little over 10,000 fans. Crolla, the former WBA lightweight champion, tried his hardest, but it was
Undefeated super lightweight Arnold Barboza Jr. is close to a world title shot. Mike Alvarado is an old dog unwilling to go to pasture. Barboza, from South El Monte, California, will take on former 140-pound world champion Alvarado in a 10-round super lightweight bout on Friday, April 12 at Staples