Irish Featherweight prospect Michael Conlan (11-0-0, 6KO) will finally get his shot at revenge. He will take on Vladimir Nikitin (3-0-0, 0KO) of Russia, who won a controversial decision over Conlan in the 2016 Olympics. Continue reading “Conlan vs Nikitin: A Score to Settle”
Powerpunching WBC Heavyweight World Titlist Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (40-0-1, 39KO) will look to make a 9th defense of his Title by letter of the law in facing Mandatory challenger Dominic Breazeale (20-1-0, 18KO) on Saturday, May 18th.
Highly-touted Welterweight Jessie Vargas (29-2-2, 11KO) fought well respected veteran Humberto Soto (69-10-2, 37KO) and met at a catchweight of 151 lbs., putting together a solid action fight. Continue reading “Vargas and Soto Put on a Show, and Vargas Get the Stoppage Victory”
By Jon Uddin
This took long enough. We will finally get to see the WBA Super Lightweight title bout between New Orleans native and #1 seed Regis Prograis (23-0, 19KO) and #3 seed Kiryl Relikh (23-2, 19KO) of Belarus, who is the current belt holder. The fight will serve as the main event Saturday night in the World Boxing Super Series semifinal in Lafayette, Louisiana.
By Jon Uddin
It’s no surprise to me or most anyone else in the boxing world that Amir Khan suffered the fifth loss of his career to Terence Crawford Saturday night at Madison Square Garden. Continue reading “Post Fight Thoughts: Amir Khan”