Lara Stops Foreman

Lara drops Foreman

Lara Stops Foreman Erislandy Lara wanted to send a message to the rest of the division on Friday, night and the result was undeniable. Making his first appearance of 2017, Lara successfully defended his WBA super welterweight title, defeating Yuri Foreman by knockout. After a slow start in the opening round, Lara settled into a rhythm over […]

2017 Boxing Preview

2017 Boxing Preview This year brings hope and excitement to boxing fans, following one that left many feeling empty. Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev was supposed to salvage a year in boxing that had very few marquee match-ups, yet some fans were unsatisfied with the decision in the fight between the two top-five pound-for-pound fighters. Fortunately, there […]

When Legends Die Hard

When Legends Die Hard As Bernard Hopkins toppled backward through the ring ropes, landing on the cement floor, a collective gasp rose throughout the Fabulous Forum in Los Angeles, CA. This was not the way it was supposed to end for the future Hall-of-Famer and ring legend. Hopkins had engaged in seven competitive rounds with […]

Cuellar/Mares Card Recap

Cuellar/Mares Card Recap Before heading into the fight Saturday night, Abner Mares hadn’t seen ring action in nearly 18 months. In a sport where inactivity foreshadows the demise of careers, for Mares the time off and performance looked like a rebirth. At USC’s Galen Center, he looked fresh, fast and fantastic in defeating Jesus Cuellar […]

Legendary BHop Final Fight This Saturday

  Legendary BHop Final Fight This Saturday   Bernard Hopkins (55-7-2, 32 KOs) will retire the “Alien” moniker on Saturday night at the Forum in Atlantic City, and once again reach into his endless bag of tricks to dust off “The Executioner” for one final encore in a light heavyweight bout against Joe Smith. It’s […]

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