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?
By Eric Thomas: Daniel Jacobs was impressed with what he saw from Manny Pacquiao with his win over Adrien Broner last Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jacobs feels that Pacquiao (61-7-2, 39 KOs) showed that he still has a lot left in his gas tank at age 40-years-old with his […] Read full article: Jacobs warns Pacquiao about Errol Spence @Boxing News 24 … [Read more...] about Jacobs warns Pacquiao about Errol Spence
How do they do against the likes of: Post-prison Tyson Holyfield Bowe Moorer Old Foreman Lennox I mean as they were, though feel free to speculate on if they juiced to the gills like a *cough*... This content is protected … [Read more...] about Jack Sharkey and Max Baer in the 90’s
By Chris Williams: Adrien Broner wasn’t in the mood to admit that he’d lost to Manny Pacquiao at the post-fight press conference last Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Never the less, the final punch stats told the story. Broner landed just 50 punches in the entire fight, and that was […] Read full article: Pacquiao vs. Broner final punch stat numbers @Boxing News 24 … [Read more...] about Pacquiao vs. Broner final punch stat numbers