Author: Max Warren

Is Anthony Joshua Far Superior To The Rest Of The Heavyweight Division?

Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs) has stopped every one of his opponents before the final bell. If a scientist was asked to build the ideal-looking heavyweight in a laboratory, it would likely resemble Joshua. He only started boxing in 2009, and is soon to be perhaps the biggest star in boxing. In his last two fights, he sold out the...

Jermell Charlo Vs. Jarrett Hurd–Possibly The Best Potential Fight In Boxing

On Saturday night, Jermell “Iron Man” Charlo and Jarrett “Swift” Hurd cemented their statuses as the most exciting fighters in boxing’s stacked 154-pound division. Many boxing experts questioned their merit heading into their respective bouts,  but the fighters answered the experts' lingering questions with emphatic knockout victories. Neither man was featured in the main event, but they made the fans’...

Departing The Floyd Mayweather/Wladimir Klitschko Era

From 2006-2015, Floyd Mayweather and Wladimir Klitschko respectively dominated the welterweight and heavyweight divisions. Before his 2015 defeat at the hands of Tyson Fury, Klitschko came closer than any heavyweight in boxing history to Joe Louis’ record of 21 consecutive title defenses. During this time period, Mayweather beat the world’s top welterweights while taking intermittent layoffs. It would have been feasible for him...

The Superfly Card Marks A Memorable Night And Exciting New Era For Boxing’s 115-Pound Division

On Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, three very meaningful fights took place that shaped the future of the super flyweight division, a division that is boxing’s best-kept secret. The night was a complete success for the sport’s health, and fans are left on the edge of their seats in anticipation of next week’s middleweight title bout between...

GGG vs Alvarez
Is Canelo vs. GGG Happening At The Least Opportune Moment?

On September 16th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, the most anticipated “genuine” boxing event of the year will occur. A year ago, many boxing fans believed that if Gennady "GGG" Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) were to face each other, GGG would walk right through Canelo. Certainly Alvarez would have been given much...

Julius Indongo: The Dark Horse At 140

In their upcoming bout on August 19 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska, Namibian Julius Indongo may prove to be the toughest fighter that Terence Crawford has faced to date. Indongo is rangy and athletic, possessing an awkward style that Crawford will need to withstand. He is not an easy target either. Indongo maintains his distance and uses lateral movement....

Adrien Broner Takes On Mikey Garcia In A Clash of Polar-Opposite Personalities

Heading into 2017, fans and boxing experts did not foresee a fight between Adrien Broner and Mikey Garcia. The fight is at a catch-weight of 140 pounds, the highest Garcia has ever fought at and a weight that Broner has been unable to make three times in his career. Broner claims he missed weight in the past because there were...

Where Do Andre Ward And Sergey Kovalev Go From Here?

June 17th marked a fight with heavy legacy implications for Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev and Andre “S.O.G” Ward. Kovalev promised to knock out Ward during the promotion, and even vowed to end Ward’s career. Nothing was stable about Kovalev’s overall demeanor heading into the rematch against his bitter rival. He stormed out of the pre-fight press conference the day before the...

Devin “The Dream” Haney Set to Headline Card at Agua Caliente Casino

[caption id="attachment_1756" align="alignleft" width="300"] Agua Caliente Casino Resort and Spa in Rancho Mirage, CA[/caption] On Saturday June 24, Devin “The Dream” Haney (15-0, 10 KOs) fights at Agua Caliente Casino, along with an undercard of talented local prospects. The card showcases professional as well as amateur talent. Haney will face Angel Aispuro (8-5-2, 5 KOs) of Mexico in a scheduled 8-round...

Adrien Broner vs Mikey Garcia: A Clash Of Polar-Opposite Personalities

Heading into 2017, fans and boxing experts did not foresee a match-up between Adrien Broner and Mikey Garcia happening. The fight is at 140 pounds, the highest Garcia has ever fought at, and a weight that Broner has been unable to make three times in his career. The Barclays Center in Brooklyn is hosting the event, and Showtime will be...

Brandon Rios
Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios Makes Successful Comeback Following Nearly Two-Year Layoff

On Sunday night at the Pioneer Events Center in Lancaster, CA, Brandon Rios faced a substantially unknown opponent from Mexico in Aaron Herrera (32-6-1). From once landing on a PPV card against Manny Pacquiao in 2013, he was now fighting in front of a small audience in Lancaster, CA. Rios hadn’t lost a step after the 17-month layoff, keeping consistent...

Following Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence, Who Are The Elite Welterweights?

Once Errol Spence’s hand was raised following his 11th round KO victory over Sheffield’s own Kell Brook, he solidified his position as a boxing superstar. The win opens up a new era in the welterweight division. Keith Thurman and Spence are on a collision course to face each other in a unification fight. The two are Al Haymon’s most talented...