Currently the WBA “regular” champion, and recently signed to Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions, Manny Pacquiao has no shortage of fights on the table.
Last week, the WBO made Billy Joe Saunders, (26-0, 12 KOs) the mandatory challenger for Demetrius Andrade’s (27-0, 17 KOs) WBO Middleweight Title which is laughable, to say the least. What was the WBO thinking?
So where exactly does Golovkin’s place in boxing history currently stand? There is no doubt he is a top middleweight, but has he reached the ceiling that many had believed he would when he was knocking out solid, but not elite fighters in Geale, Stevens, and Lemieux?
With these two performances, what did we learn about Jermell and Jermall Charlo to wrap up 2018?
Charlo is hoping to make a big statement this weekend and prove to the boxing world that he is ready for all the big names he’s been calling out in the middleweight division, most notably Canelo Alvarez.
Tonight HBO Boxing will broadcast its final boxing event ever at Madison Square Garden. After 45 years of broadcasting some of boxing’s most iconic fights and fighters, HBO had decided to get out of the boxing business. From George Foreman’s upset of Joe Frazier to Buster Douglas’ shocking knockout of Mike Tyson, HBO has broadcast many memorable moments in boxing history.
2018 has been an incredible year for boxing so far and it’s setting boxing fans up for what could be the “Year of the Unification in 2019”. There are 5 mega-fights that could take place in 2019 across, the heavyweight, welterweight, lightweight and super welterweight divisions. Here are the 5 fights that every boxing fan REALLY (and I mean REALLY) wants to see!
Forget Anthony Joshua, forget Gennady Golovkin…Errol Spence is becoming the most feared man in boxing these days. The young assassin is growing his fanbase, beating credible opponents and doing it in dominant fashion. Everybody in […]
Tonight’s co-main event features undefeated Robert Easter Jr. (20-0, 14 KOs) versus once-beaten former world champion Javier Fortuna (33-1-1, 23 KOs) at 135 pounds. What was supposed to be a fight for Robert Easter’s IBF World Title, is no longer the case as Fortuna failed to make the 135 pound weight limit.
Whats going on with Amir Khan these days? Once an contender for top pound for pound fighter, but now irrelevant and more of a drama show queen. Amir Khan was once setup for super stardom. […]
Once boxing’s hottest property to now a fallen star. Adrien Broner’s well publicized boxing journey has had its ups and downs. The Can-Man always remains active on all social media platforms but has been relatively […]
Despite Virgil Hunter being one of the most well-respected and sought after trainers, he has been unable to produce another world champion other than Andre Ward. With Ward’s retirement in 2017 and the inactivity of the other fighters in his stable, Hunter has seldom been seen in the corners for any top-ranked prize fights. So who is Virgil Hunter and what happened to his great career as a trainer?
Tevin Farmer is arguably the best boxer hailing from the City of Brotherly Love. Lauded by future super middleweight hall of famer, Andre ‘SOG’ Ward, as a fighter to “watch out for” and one that “can do it all”, Farmer is creeping slowly but surely into the national spotlight.
Danny Jacobs is well-known in the boxing community, not just for his physical presence and boxing skill set, but also for his remarkable story of how he beat cancer to then become a world champion. […]
Here are Eightcount.tv’s Keys to Victory for Gennady “GGG” Golovkin as he takes on Canelo Alvarez in a middleweight title unification bout, on September 16, 2017 in Las Vegas.