22 Nov 2021

Shawn Porter – What A Career. – A Retrospective.

Shawn Porter might be one of the biggest triumph stories in the past decade, yet not unlike Oscar De La Hoya or Miguel Cotto, Porter never won his career defining fight, but that will stop him from being viewed as one of the great welterweights of his era, at least

02 Nov 2017

Little known Abreu stops Soto Karass in eight

Welterweight Juan Carlos Abreu (20-3-1, 19 KOs) who had little fan fare leading up to his main event on ESPN knocked out  Jesus Soto Karass (28-13-4, 18 KOs) in round eight on Thursday night at the Casino Del Sol in Tucson, Arizona. Abreu thoroughly outclassed Soto Karass from start to finish

22 Sep 2017

Without Ward: Andre Ward’s Legendary Career Remembered

Andre “S.O.G.” Ward suddenly announced his retirement on the morning of September 21st to the shock of many who had no clue it was near.   Ward, was seemingly the living embodiment of the Frank Sinatra song “My Way”, going about the professional and amateur ranks in his own manner. I feel

26 Oct 2016

Willie Nelson taking leave from sport of boxing

One of the sport of boxing’s good guys is going to focus upon his family back in Ohio as Willie Nelson is relocating from the Bay Area back to his home to be with his family. It is unclear whether or not, he will continue with his career, but at

03 Oct 2016

Tyson Fury trolls internet with “retirement”

Tyson Fury is having a laugh at bloggers on this Monday morning as he tweeted out the following statements hours apart from each other. Boxing is the saddest thing I ever took part in, all a pile of shit, I'm the greatest, & I'm also retired, so go suck a

09 Aug 2016

Marcos Maidana retires from boxing

CHINO MAIDANA MAKES RETIREMENT OFFICIAL Dear boxing Friends, After a long time out of the rings and after… https://t.co/WGnJNxbFo3 — Team Maidana (@ChinoMaidana) August 9, 2016 The man many feel gave Floyd Mayweather Jr. his hardest fight of his career, has officially called it a day as he announced his

11 Apr 2016

Tim Bradley uncertain about return to ring after Pacquiao fight

Tim Bradley has had a wild career, one that will problem not get it’s due until his eventually hall of fame induction. The man who won a spirited and debatable decision over Manny Pacquiao spent the last few years fighting fighters others didn’t want to face such as Ruslan Provodnikov,

18 May 2015

Pacquiao says retirement is near

Manny Pacquiao has done a lot in his career. The eight division world champion most recently lost a one-sided bout to Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas that saw a pesky shoulder injury get the blame for his failure.  Pacquiao, who spoke exclusively with BBC Sport talked candidly about his future.

09 May 2015

Froch stripped of WBA title, is retirement near?

Carl Froch has been stripped of WBA super middleweight title and may not fight again says his promoter Eddie Hearn. Froch who was last seen knocking out George Groves in front of 80,000 people at Wembley stadium has been inactive since the fight, which is nearly a year ago. Froch

03 May 2015

Mayweather Close To Retirement, Pacquiao Blames Bum Shoulder

The fight of the century turned out to be the perfect ending to an era of boxing in the welterweight division that was the “what-if” period of boxing in which we never seemed to ever get the fights we wanted. No matter if you’re a fan of Floyd Mayweather or