Young Guns – Richard Schaefer’s April 9 card

Young Guns Veteran Josesito Lopez continued his journey back into respectability with a workmanlike win over Saul Corral on April 9 in Los Angeles. The Riverside Rocky entertained the crowd at LA Live’s Novo with an exciting ten-round unanimous-decision victory. Lopez and Corral went toe-to-toe, with Josesito clearly getting the best out of the encounters. […]

Lomachenko’s Current Standing

Loma Belt

Lomachenko’s Current Standing Vasyl Lomachenko boasts an amateur record of 396-1 with two Olympic gold medals. He has not even fought in ten professional fights, and has already won titles in two weight divisions. Most boxers at Lomachenko’s stage are fighting journeymen on non-televised cards, but he does not want to squander his athletic prime […]

Golovokin’s and Chocolatito’s Performances Continue the False Narrative of Exposed Fighters

Golovokin’s and Chocolatito’s Performances Continue the False Narrative of Exposed Fighters The March 18th HBO pay-per-view delivered two fantastic fights to the boxing enthusiast. Gennady “Triple G” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) looked less than invincible–again–as he traded shots with Daniel Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs) in what turned out to be a much more even-paced fight […]

A DEBUT WORTH WATCHING

Shakur-Stevenson

A DEBUT WORTH WATCHING Recently, I sat down with a sensational boxing prospect named Shakur Stevenson. The 19-year-old from Newark, New Jersey was poised, and wise beyond his years. Despite the tug-of-war between promotional companies, managers, and advisers in the fight game attempting to land the multi-talented Olympian, Stevenson appeared at ease with his decision […]

No Fear Factor

No Fear Factor Without question, Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (36-0 w/33 KO’s) has been the most feared fighter of the current era. His pursuit of title shots and unification bouts has resembled Clint Eastwood leading an Easter Egg hunt. The end result is a foregone conclusion, yet and still, the journey is filled with mazes, delays, […]

Richard Schaefer Announces Plans For New Mega-Million World Boxing Super Series

Richard Schaefer Announces Plans For New Mega-Million World Boxing Super Series Last week, Ringstar Promotions Chief Richard Schaefer revealed plans for a new boxing tournament entitled the World Boxing Super Series. Powered by newly-founded Comosa AG, a Swiss-registered company with principal owners from the world of marketing (Highlight Event & Entertainment), broadcasting (Modern Times Group) […]

Mayweather vs. McGregor

Mayweather vs. McGregor On March 6, 2017, Miguel “Dax” Cedillo was the first to break the story that Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor agreed to a fight that would take place on June 10, 2017. The contest will be boxing, not MMA which McGregor is an expert in. McGregor will be attempting to hone his […]

“Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!” 30-Years Later

“Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!” 30-Years Later “Iron” Mike Tyson hasn’t thrown a meaningful punch, unless you count the overhand right he landed in an epic scene for the movie “The Hangover,” in over a decade, but that hasn’t stopped fans of the former two-time heavyweight champion and self-proclaimed “Baddest Man on the Planet” from nostalgically living […]

One Time Is Enough

One Time Is Enough As temperatures dipped below 20 degrees in Brooklyn, organic electricity continued to build inside the Barclays Center. Anticipation for the 147-pound unification clash between Danny “Swift” Garcia and Keith “One Time” Thurman could be felt in the air minutes before the two champions would enter the ring. The WBC and WBA […]

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