03 Aug 2021

Roniel Iglesias – What To Know About The Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist

At 32-year-old, and appearing in his fourth Olympic Games, and medaling in three-of-the-four Olympics he went to, Roniel Iglesias will go down as one of the great Olympic Cuban boxers, if for nothing else than his two gold medals, one in the 2012 Olympics at light-welterweight and this year, 2020

02 Aug 2021

Meet Sena Irie – The First Boxing Gold Medalist Of 2020 Olympics

The host country of Japan won its first gold medal in boxing in 2020 with Sena Irie winning on all five of the judges’ scorecards against Nesthy Petecio of the Philipines in the finals of the women’s featherweight tournament. Irie, who is 20-years-old will now be a Japanese folk hero

19 Jul 2021

Who To Watch In Olympic Games Boxing at Tokyo 2020 + Team USA Team Breakdown

Hate reading? You can also to the podcast with similar info here Boxing will take place from July 24th-August 8th, with the medal rounds starting August 3rd, and concluding on the last day of the Olympics on August 8th. Complete schedule here Here are some quick thoughts on each of

06 Apr 2020

Ernesto “Tito” Mercado to represent Nicaragua in 2021 Olympics

The Southern Californian fighter who made it be an Olympic Alternate at 138 lbs. has foregone the process of continuing a path to Team U.S.A Boxing as Mercado will now represent Nicaragua, for the 2021 Olympic Games. Mercado, who was behind Keyshawn Davis, who holds the current nomination to represent

20 Sep 2016

Top Rank signs Irish Olympian Michael Conlon

Amateur hour is over. @mickconlan11 @ToddDuboef @CarlMoretti @trboxing pic.twitter.com/kweLoEMzKU — Bob Arum (@BobArum) September 19, 2016 Top Rank has signed two-time Irish Olympian Michael Conlan to a promotional contract on Monday, September 19th. The news broke via Top Rank CEO Bob Arum’s official Twitter account in which the two recreated

17 Aug 2016

AIBA letting go dreadful Olympic judges

The AIBA has announced that the referees and officials of dreadful decisions and scorecards are being taken out of the event. AIBA issued a statement below Since the beginning of the Olympic Games, AIBA has conducted 239 bouts. The AIBA R&J Commission has reviewed all decisions and determined that less

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