Ten quick thoughts on this past weekends boxing action.Continue reading “The Monday War Report: Final Thoughts From This Week’s Boxing Action 📰”
The Welterweight showdown that we’ve been teased with for a while has reportedly finally been inked, as both fighters and their camps came to an agreement. P4P superstar & reigning unbeaten WBO Welterweight World Titlist 🇺🇸Terence “Bud” Crawford (37-0-0, 28KO) will look to secure the 5th defense of his title, and will finally get a look behind the PBC/Top-Rank wall, as he will be facing the always game, former 2-time Welterweight world titlist 🇺🇸“Showtime” Shawn Porter (31-3-1, 17KO). This mega attraction will take place in Las Vegas, at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. The bout is scheduled for November 20th, to headline an ESPN Pay-Per-View card.
Today, we have learned that a physical exam revealed a detached left-retina injury for WBC/IBF Welterweight Titlist 🇺🇸Errol Spence Jr. (27-0-0, 21KO), thus his involvement in his tangle-up with 🇵🇭Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao (62-7-2, 39KO) being shelved to the side on Errol’s accord, which means that arguably the biggest fight in boxing already inked for 2021, will fall to the wayside. Continue reading “Disappointing News On a Major Fight, But a Very Credible Back-Up Opponent Put In Place To Keep the Show Going For August 21st 📰🚫”
Written by Tré Berry III | 07/31/2021
In the 2012 London Olympic Games, 🇬🇧“Cool Hand” Luke Campbell (20-4-0, 16KO) became a local legend, and did it in style, as he won an ◯◯◯◯◯Olympic Gold-Medal on his countries soil. Upon turning professional in 2013, he had an interesting run in a good sense, and was a fun ride while it lasted. Though he unfortunately never Continue reading “Farewell To Yorkshire’s Hero Luke Campbell, Who is Retiring From the Sport of Boxing At Age 33 🥊🥊📰”
Explosive WBO Bantamweight Titlist 🇵🇭John Riel Casimero (30-4-0, 21KO👊) was set to meet Cuban legend Guillermo Rigondeaux for a major bout in the red-hot 118 lb. division on August 24th. Instead, a late swap was made for HOF’er, and current WBC Bantamweight Titlist 🇵🇭Nonito “Filipino Flash” Donaire (41-6-0, 27KO👊) for them to defend their titles, against, for what will be the biggest fight in the history of the Philippines in terms of two of their best fighters going at it. Continue reading “Fight Remixed – Rigondeaux Out, as Donaire Will Meet Casimero For Major Unification Title Bout 📰”