13 May 2018

Karlos Balderas returns June 9th on Santa Cruz-Mares II

2016 U.S. Olympian Karlos Balderas (4-0 3KOs) will return with his fifth professional bout as he takes on a yet to be named opponent on June 9th in Los Angeles, CA. Balderas, a decorated amateur from Santa Maria, Ca, who signed with Ringstar Sports is looking to make a name

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17 Feb 2018

Victor Ortiz-Devon Alexander fight to draw, Caleb Plant wins!

Two former world champions in the welterweight fought to a draw as Victor Ortiz and Devon Alexander went back in forth in a crossroads fight at the Don Haskins Convention Center in El Paso, Texas. This writer had Devon Alexander ahead as Alexander seems to be a new fighter after

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16 Feb 2018

Weights from El Paso, Texas, Alexander and Ortiz make weight

Photo: Juan Yepez/Premier Boxing Champions Tomorrow from the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas, Premier Boxing Champions returns with a night of stacked fights that will be televised on FOX and Fox Sports 1. Weights listed below Devon Alexander 146.6 vs. Victor Ortiz 146.4 Caleb Plant 166.8 vs. Porky

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17 Dec 2017

A-Sides lose in Canada, Horn vs. Crawford, Molina vs Redkach FOTY?

The weekly recap   Before I begin I will preface that most Sundays from now on barring travel, life, depression or something unforeseen I will put together my thoughts on boxing, not unlike what we do on the podcast, but in written form. Be sure to interact with my Twitter

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13 Aug 2016

New podcast: Lukie Boxing U.S. Olympic Boxing Ep2

Lukie and ITRBoxing.com friend, Naota did a podcast this afternoon about everything related to The Olympic boxing for the 2016 games in Rio.   Hear their thoughts on Shakur Stevenson, Nico Hernandez getting bronze, Charles Conwell, Gary Antuanne Russell and more For a direct link click here  

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12 Aug 2016

U.S. Olympic Update: Hernandez wins bronze, Balderas loses controversial

The great start for Team USA Boxing is over as Friday was bitter sweat for the Olympic squad. For starters, Nico Hernandez lost in the semi-finals to Hasanboy Dusmatov of Uzbekistan in a close, but somewhat clear fight to score that was very high level. Though some thought Hernandez won, the feeling

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09 Aug 2016

Olympics Update: First U.S. Olympian loses, all pros eliminated

Team USA Update: In what has been a great outing so far for Team USA Boxing, middleweight Charles Conwell will hold the nasty distinction of being the first 2016 U.S. Olympian to lose India’s Krishan Vikas  2-1 on all three cards. Conwell looked a bit sloppy and unable to adjust

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19 Jul 2016

Meet the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team

With the Olympics in Rio a mere weeks away now I have decided to give you a short, not that extensive look at each fighter who made the team and some thoughts and feedback as well. Below is your 2016 U.S. Olympic team.   Men’s light flyweight – Nico Hernandez

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