21 May 2018

Boxing Recap: Badou Jack impresses, Gary Russell still has it

Badou deserves praise, Stevenson at the end In probably the most interesting bout of the weekend, Badou Jack fought to a twelve round draw with Adonis Stevenson in which Stevenson retained his WBC light heavyweight title despite essentially losing six straight rounds after a solid start. Jack, who lost essentially

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17 Feb 2018

Danny Garcia KOs Brandon Rios in the 9th round

Former two-division world champion Danny “Swift” Garcia shook his lone career defeat by knocking out Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios in the main event of a Showtime telecast promoted by Mayweather Promotions taking place from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.   In a fairly competitive fight that saw

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12 Jan 2018

Claressa Shields, Shohjahon Ergashev win on ShoBox

WBC and IBF female super middleweight champion Claressa Shields retained her world titles with a one-sided, lackluster ten round unanimous decision over Tori Nelson on Friday night at the Turning Stone Resort in Verona, NY.   Shields dominated every minute of every round, but left a strangely unsatisfying feeling when

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15 Oct 2017

Lara, Charlo and Hurd win on Showtime Triple Header

WBA super world super welterweight champion Erislandy Lara (25-2-2 14KOs) outpointed former 2012 U.S. Olympian Terrell Gausha (20-1 9KOs) in the main event of a card in front of roughly 8,000 people at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, broadcast worldwide by Showtime. Lara was too skilled for Gausha

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15 Aug 2017

Luis Nery wins WBC title from Yamanaka

Mexican southpaw bantamweight Luis Nery (24-0, 18 KOs) picked up the biggest win of his career by capturing the WBC bantamweight belt when he battered and bruised Shinsuke Yamanaka (27-1-2, 19 KOs) forcing Yamanaka’s corner to stop the fight on Tuesday in Kyoto, Japan. Nery put pressure on Yamanaka and by

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16 Jul 2017

Berchelt, Corrales and Barrera win on HBO in Inglewood, CA

Making the first defense of his WBC Super Featherweight Championship, Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt (32-1, 28 KOs) knocked down Takashi Miura (31-4-2, 24 KOs) in the first round before rolling to a clear-cut unanimous decision victory in the 12-round main event of HBO Boxing After Dark live from Los Angeles’ “Fabulous” Forum. VIPs for the

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23 Jun 2017

Andre Ward silences critics after Kovalev stoppage

The Fight It was just like all the other fights Andre Ward has had prior as somehow critics, writers and fans all seemingly intertwined into two opinions of group think via the power of social media. Some took aim at discrediting Andre Ward’s eighth round TKO victory over Sergey Kovalev

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20 May 2017

Rances Barthelemy edges Kiryl Relikh in close fight

In the opening bout of the Showtime card taking place in Oxon Hill, Maryland,  Rances Barthelemy (26-0 13KOs) was heavily tested by virtually unknown challenger Kiryl Relikh (21-2 19KOs) in the opening fight of the three fight television main card. The fight saw Barthelemy win the bout early with a good

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04 Mar 2017

Keith Thurman edges Danny Garcia in welterweight unification fight

Welterweight Keith “One Time” Thurman (28-0 22KOs) pick up a split dice unified the WBA and WBC welterweight titles as he outpointed two weight world champion Danny “Swift” Garcia (33-1 19KOs) as the main event in front of the highest attending boxing event at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New

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04 Mar 2017

Erickson Lubin knocks out Jorge Cota

Junior middleweight Erickson “The Hammer” Lubin (17-0 12KOs) knocked out Jorge Cota (25-1 22KOs) in the fourth round of an exciting television opener for Showtime Boxing on CBS from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Lubin was given all he could handle early as Cota used relentless pressure along

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