February 2023 Fighter of the Month: Mauricio Lara
The U.K. for the second month in a row will see the best fighter of the month of a bout in their country, as Mauricio Lara’s knockout of Leigh Wood was the most memorable performance, to me, and should put him in one of the top spots in the featherweight
FOTY ALERT: Luis Nery and Azat Hovhannisyan Put On a Show, Mauricio Lara Stakes His Claim to Top Spot at 126
Luis Nery and Azat Hovhannisyan put on one of the more exciting and passionate performances that boxing has seen in some time, a fight with all the makings of a classic rivalry. Two genuine contenders at the top of their division taking each other on when there are more lucrative
Boxing Podcast: Gervonta Davis Guilty, Williams Jr Out Of Broner Fight? | Expert Hour Show
In this episode, the gang discusses an assortment of topics throughout the show that starts at 6 PM PST / 9 PM EST of topical boxing news. The lead is Gervonta Davis pleading guilty in Baltimore, Maryland, in which he now faces up to 26 months of imprisonment via the
Two Bay Area Boxing Shows On Saturday + Boxing TV Schedule.
Pro Card At Cow Palace. Westside Promotions will host their first event, on February 18th at the Cow Palace with tickets available via their website Westside-Promotions.com. The event will blend local talent with nationally known fighters as well. The main event will see the man who fought David Benavidez two times,
Leigh Wood: A Fight Fan’s Type of Fighter
Boxing fans in the UK are some of the most diehard fans we have in the sport. They get behind their fighters and support them through thick and thin. For whatever reason, Leigh Wood (26-2, 16 KOs) has not grown to be as popular as some of his contemporaries across
2022 Boxing Round of the Year: Viktor Faust vs. Iago Kiladze, Round One
Round of the Year 2022 Winner: Viktor Faust vs Iago Kiladze, Round One 2021 winner: Teofimo vs. Kambosos Jnr., Round One This year’s winner of the round of the year is a sloppy one. The first round in this bout saw both heavyweights hit the deck in a wildly fun first round
The 2022 Mid-Year Boxing Awards | Who Is Standing Out?
As we get to the halfway point in the year, here is Lukie’s take on the awards as we head into a stacked summer schedule of boxing. Boxer Of The Year 2021 winner: Canelo Dmitry Bivol – After defeating Canelo Alvarez, the consensus pound-for-pound best fighter in the world, Bivol
Lukie’s Featherweight Rankings and Why Navarrete Is The Guy Of The Division
The featherweight division is influx with the recent absence of Shakur Stevenson, leaving room for new voids to be filled. This is the Editor-In-Chief of ITRBoxing.com, Lukie, take on the division currently. 01. Emanuel Navarrete Why: This is the guy. Might not be the most technical of fighters per say,
WBC Champion: Mark Magsayo Rey Vargas Gary Russell Jr Joet Gonzalez Lerato Dlamini Isaac Dogboe Satoshi Shimizu Luis Alberto Lopez Hinata Maruta Michael Conlan Can Xu WBA Champion: Leo Santa Cruz Thomas Patrick Ward Otabek Kholmatov Anselmo Moreno Michael Conlan Brandon Figueroa Jordan Gill Can Xu Raymond Ford Christopher Diaz
Chocolatito The Great Rules The Weekend.
A Chocolatito Masterclass Despite his opponent coming in overweight, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, looked the part of an all-time great, doing what all-time greats do, beat good fighter, as he shut down Julio Cesar Martinez, early and often en route to a 12-round decision. Gonzalez is fluid, relaxed, and poised as his