Don’t let training become a routine - get inspired with something new. Recommended lesser known boxing equipment from BoxFit The post Lesser known boxing equipment to round out your training appeared first on Boxing News. … [Read more...] about Lesser known boxing equipment to round out your training
The gash on the forehead of the fighter was as gruesome as you are likely to see, unless you are watching a splatter flick. But Badou Jack wasn’t appearing in “Friday the 13th Part 17: Broner’s Revenge.” The Swedish born hitter, age 35, clashed heads in the ring at the MGM Grand, mashing skulls with foe Marcus Browne. That occurred in round seven and the copious amount of crimson fluid on Jack’s face had watchers cringing. And when the camera zoomed in on the slice, even seasoned fight watchers … [Read more...] about Nevada commish Bob Bennett on why Badou Jack’s cut didn’t end the fight
On October 19, 1971, seven months after his Fight Of The Century loss to Joe Frazier, The Greatest was floored by 'Gypsie' Johnny Frankham. The exibition bout between the light heavy from Reading... This content is protected … [Read more...] about Ali was floored by a light heavy in an exibition in`71
Tom Bell was shot dead at the Maple Tree pub in Doncaster The post Man arrested on suspicion of murder of boxer Tom Bell appeared first on Boxing News. … [Read more...] about Man arrested on suspicion of murder of boxer Tom Bell
We all know Ali sparred with Holmes, Dokes, Witherspoon, Tubbs etc., but did Ali ever spar with Leon Spinks in preparation for a fight (like in 1976 or 1977)? Just curious. … [Read more...] about Did Muhammad Ali ever spar with Leon Spinks prior to 1978?
With his fight against Broner last night, Pacquiao became only the 19th boxer in history to earn his membership card to the "25 consecutive years club". At the same time he joined an even more... This content is protected … [Read more...] about Welcome to the club(s) Manny
Heroes put others first. Heroes sacrifice—sometimes with their lives. NFL player Pat Tillman was not a boxer but he was a legitimate hero having been killed in Afghanistan under especially tragic circumstances. Notre Dame’s Rocky Bleier, having been drafted, survived the Vietnam War but was badly wounded twice on a mission to extract wounded and dead. He went on to a successful football career with the Pittsburgh Steelers. The highly decorated Don Steinbrenner and Bob Kasul, the only … [Read more...] about Heroes and Boxers
Copious content was available Friday, with Top Rank placing scraps on ESPN+… and DAZN streaming out boxing from the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden.. and then Saturday, with pay per view being the delivery system for the Manny Pacquiao v Adrien Broner clash. Lots of bouts to assess, and plenty of pondering to do when we ask ourselves, Who Won the Weekend? “Shakur Stevenson won the weekend! What an impressive win as he is progressing at a rapid rate. It seems like everytime we … [Read more...] about Who Won the Weekend? Pacman, Boo Boo…Or A New Star To Be?