Persistence Pays Off for Angelo Leo, Wins WBO Super-Bantamweight Belt

A full circle moment was capped off for 🇺🇸Angelo Leo (20-0-0, 9KO👊), who went from sleeping in his car in earlier days while training, to winning what was the vacant WBO Junior-Featherweight Title by defeating 🇺🇸Tramaine Williams (19-1-0, 6KO👊) by Unanimous Decision.  Continue reading “Persistence Pays Off for Angelo Leo, Wins WBO Super-Bantamweight Belt”

A Big Win For the Big Cheese

In the debut to Matchroom Boxing’s Fight Camp series, 🇬🇧Ted “The Big Cheese” Cheeseman took the Unanimous Decision (116-113, 116-113, 115-114) in a hard fought battle with the always game 🇬🇧Sam “The Savage” Eggington.

All rounds were razor close, and the combatants often found themselves in vicious exchanges in the final 30 seconds hoping to edge them out. Eggington’s determination made for a hell of a final round after it appeared he may have been on fumes, but Cheeseman did enough to take the win and the IBF International Super-Welterweight title.  With the win, Ted Cheeseman improves to 16-2-1, 9KO, while Sam Eggington falls to 28-7-0, 17KO.

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai Overcomes a Slow Start and Bad Cut, Defeats a Game Ruenroeng by Decision

Former Super-Flyweight Champion of the World  🇹🇭Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (48-5-1, 41KO👊) experienced some trouble early due to a lethargic start, and the sharp counter-punching from 40 year old 🇹🇭Amnat Ruenroeng (20-4-0, 6KO👊).  Things worsened when both clashed heads in the 3rd round, and Srisaket caught all of it, with a nasty gash opened over his left eye.  With blood pouring down profusely, and a rejuvenated opponent timing him coming in Continue reading “Srisaket Sor Rungvisai Overcomes a Slow Start and Bad Cut, Defeats a Game Ruenroeng by Decision”

A Happy 43rd Birthday to Miranda Adkins – (Also, Looking at the Dangers of Faulty Matchmaking)

First off, I would like to wish female boxer 🇺🇸Miranda Adkins a happy 🗓️43rd birthday, and hopes she finds enjoyment in her annual day.  What I would like to say deriving off of that is that…..I am glad she actually gets to celebrate a birthday given the circumstances she found herself in on Friday night, going up against strong Light-Flyweight top contender 🇺🇸Seniesa “Super Bad” Estrada, and getting damn near decapitated, being knocked out in only 7 seconds of combat – 📜the fastest knockout in women’s boxing history. Continue reading “A Happy 43rd Birthday to Miranda Adkins – (Also, Looking at the Dangers of Faulty Matchmaking)”