13 Mar 2022

Heavyweight Rankings

WBC Champion: Tyson Fury Deontay Wilder Joe Joyce Joseph Parker Frank Sanchez Andy Ruiz Jr Luis Ortiz Agit Kabayel Filip Hrgovic Arslanbek Makhmudov Michael Hunter WBA Champion: Oleksandr Usyk Daniel Dubois Michael Hunter Robert Helenius Hughie Fury Anthony Joshua Arslanbek Makhmudov Deontay Wilder Zhan Kossobutskiy Martin Bakole Joseph Parker IBF

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26 Dec 2021

2021 Upset Of The Year: George Kambosos Jnr. 

George Kambosos Jnr. was disrespected by fans, media and just the world at large heading into his bout with Teofimo Lopez as Kambosos Jnr was the #1 contender per the IBF lightweight rankings, but Lopez coming off a win over the all-time great Vasyl Lomachenko looked to be poised for bigger

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22 Dec 2021

2021 Boxing Round Of The Year – Teofimo Lopez vs George Kambosos Jnr | Round One

Round Of The Year – Kambosos Jnr vs Teofimo Lopez Rarely do we get a round that makes us jump out of our seat, yet, that is what Kambosos Jnr did in round one by knocking down the dreaded power-puncher Teofimo Lopez, to set the stage for a modern classic. 

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20 Dec 2021

2021 BOXER OF THE YEAR: CANELO ALVAREZ

Canelo became the first ever undisputed super middleweight world champion, stopping Billy Joe Saunders for the WBO super middleweight as well as Caleb Plant for the IBF super middleweight title in one calendar year.  Add to the fact, he took a stay-busy fight in February facing Avni Yildirim, stopping him

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28 Sep 2021

When One Star Fades Another Shines Bright: Usyk Beats Joshua

Don’t like reading listen to this week’s podcast with BoxingScene’s Keith Idec, Fansided’s Jeremy Herriges, coach Calvin Ford & Kenny Ellis, coach Ben Lira, and Richard Rivera Usyk The Great. When you think of bravery it is hard to not think of an astronaut, and when you think of –

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17 Dec 2020

The Six Fighters To Watch From Matchroom/DAZN 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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12 Oct 2019

Usyk, Bivol win atop DAZN card from Chicago

In his heavyweight debut, the last undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk (17-0, 13 KOs) defeated last-minute replacement opponent, Chazz Witherspoon (38-4, 29 KOs) on Saturday night at the Wintrust Arena in Chicago. The bout was clunky as Usyk didn’t rush things in the ring. Usyk put it on Witherspoon in

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09 Oct 2019

Quirky Usyk sets forth to enter heavyweight waters

Oleksandr Usyk (16-0 12KOs) comes off like someone from another dimension. His skill set and movement is above all of those at cruiserweight and more than likely heavyweight. His struggles with the English language have come off charming as his “…I am very feel” quote is as iconic as any

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31 Dec 2018

2018 Boxer of the Year: Oleksandr Usyk

Oleksandr Usyk stands in rarified air as he did something that has only been done by only Terence Crawford at super lightweight in recent years as he unified his cruiserweight world title winning all four major belts over the course of the year fighting in opponent’s backyards. This intro can

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18 Jul 2018

Boxing Preview: Jaime Munguia real?, Usyk vs Gassiev, Stockton fights

Jaime Munguia [HBO, Las Vegas, 7 PM PST] Jaime Munguia is massive. He also has a lot of power and that is something boxing writers especially ones who are not in love with the sport fall for. At Munguia’s media day, the WBO super welterweight champion had a lot of

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