18 Jan 2023

Jonnie Rice Looks For Career-High Payday After Three Major Wins

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

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15 Mar 2022

Meet Mourad Aliev, The French Heavyweight Out For Revenge.

We heard the news that Olympic super heavyweight and professional heavyweight boxer Mourad Aliev has signed with Probellum, more than likely the biggest investor in boxing in 2022, and now the owner of one of the coolest nicknames in boxing “The White Wolf”, as with two pro fights already, one

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01 Mar 2022

Richard Torrez Jr., The Most Interesting Modern Heavyweight

An Olympic silver medalist at the super heavyweight division is something like a mythic cryptid as on a media call, he was en route to college for a tap-dancing class, as he is taking a full course load that includes philosophy, business, and a few other classes. “I was thinking

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14 Dec 2021

Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez Wants All Four Belts, Wants To End Career At Heavyweight

Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez is an undefeated light heavyweight, who held the super middleweight for two-and-a-half years and made five successful world title defense, including two enjoyable fights with Jesse Hart. Ramirez, who defeated Arthur Abraham to claim the world title, is no longer with Top Rank Inc., and now working

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16 Dec 2020

Michael Hunter Wants To Be The Face Of The Bridgerweight Division, Wants Oscar Rivas

Some laughed at the newly formed WBC Bridgerweight division, a division set between heavyweight and cruiserweight, at 225 lbs., yet, Michael Hunter, the 2012 Olympian, has yet to hold a full-fledged world title despite having at one time held the WBO NABO cruiserweight title, IBO Inter-Continental heavyweight title, and the

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04 Dec 2019

Andy Ruiz vs Anthony Joshua II – Joshua’s legacy is on the line

When looking at the rematch of the most shocking heavyweight bout in some time, that saw 2012 Olympic gold medalist, Anthony Joshua getting knocked out by Andy Ruiz Jr., a chubby Mexican-American, who had been recently released by his former promoter, Top Rank, one has to look at all that

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13 Jun 2019

Tyson Fury, The Atypical Heavyweight Star

When you think of heavyweight boxing, you often think of menacing power punchers like Mike Tyson or Joe Frazier, legendary fighters like Rocky Marciano and Evander Hollyfield, or iconic figures of change like Muhammad Ali and Joe Louis. Meet Tyson Fury, an outgoing heavyweight boxer, who defies conventional motifs of

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24 Nov 2018

Sergey Kuzmin stops LaRon Mitchell in six rounds

Heavyweight Sergey Kuzmin (14-0 11KOs) solidified himself as a true player in the heavyweight division as he technically knocked-out LaRon Mitchell (16-2 14KOs) on the undercard of Dmitry Bivol versus Jean Pascal from the Hard Rock in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Mitchell was knocked down four times in the bout

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03 Nov 2018

LaRon Mitchell returns Nov.24 in Atlantic City against Sergey Kuzmin

San Francisco, Ca’s own heavyweight LaRon Mitchell will return after his first career defeat to former sparring partner Rodney Hernandez on November 24th in Atlantic City, New Jersey against unbeaten Russian Sergey Kuzmin. Kuzmin, who is currently 13-0 with 10 knockouts has a technical draw to tough veteran Amir Mansour

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24 Sep 2018

Anthony Joshua: Very Good or Great?

WBA, WBO and IBF heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua is very good, but is he great? For those living in the dark, or just not week-to-week boxing fans, Joshua stopped Alexander Povetkin by way of a seventh-round technical knockout from Wembley Stadium. Joshua had a performance fairly similar to most

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