Tag: Bantamweight

Early Accident Leads To No Contest Ruling In Co-Main Event Bout Between Rodriguez and Russell

This fight was one that was slated to be an interesting co-headliner to Showtime’s fight card, between two high ranking Bantamweight contenders, with 🇵🇷Manny Rodriguez (19-2-0, 12KO👊) squaring off against 🇺🇸Gary Antonio Russell (18-0-0, 12KO👊). We barely got anything, as they Continue reading “Early Accident Leads To No Contest Ruling In Co-Main Event Bout Between Rodriguez and Russell”

Rau’shee Warren Destroys Damien Vazquez With a Power Display That he Hasn’t Shown Since Ammy Days

Three-time U.S. Olympian, and former WBA Bantamweight World Titlist 🇺🇸Rau’shee Warren (19-3-0, 5KO👊) had a big reputation in the amateur ranks of being a massive puncher, with some notable boxers supporting that claim with their stories. For some reason, his power hadn’t translated to the pros – whether he had hand problems, or him deliberately changing his fighting style. Continue reading “Rau’shee Warren Destroys Damien Vazquez With a Power Display That he Hasn’t Shown Since Ammy Days”

We Present To You…The Robbery Of the 2020 Calendar Year (Manny Rodriguez vs. Reymart Gaballo)

What feels like a 💿broken record, continues to play as the needle keeps touching it. Our frustration is merely a reflection for what is an 🚫ongoing problem in the world of boxing.  With the “interim” WBC Bantamweight Title on the line, step-in opponent 🇵🇭Reymart Gaballo (24-0-0, 20KO👊) was given his early Christmas gift, being awarded a highly controversial split-decision over contender 🇵🇷Emmanuel Rodriguez (19-2-0, 12KO👊), in a fight that Manny clearly Continue reading “We Present To You…The Robbery Of the 2020 Calendar Year (Manny Rodriguez vs. Reymart Gaballo)”

Charlie Edwards Debuts At a New Weight This Weekend

If you were unaware of British former Flyweight World Titlist 🇬🇧Charlie Edwards (15-1-0, 6KO) plans a little while back, he decided  to vacate his WBC title, making it public that he was having difficulty making the 112 lb. weight limit consistently.  He now comes back 2 divisions heavier at Bantamweight to take on fellow countryman 🇬🇧Kyle Williams (11-2-0, 3KO) in a 10 rounder as the co-headliner on the Taylor/Khongsong bill to be broadcasted on ESPN+. Continue reading “Charlie Edwards Debuts At a New Weight This Weekend”

A Third Thriller in a Row, Yet Again no Victor as Fight Ends in Another Draw (Negrete vs. Franco)

The trilogy officially became one with this contest Saturday night, as top Bantamweight contenders 🇺🇸Joshua Franco (15-1-2, 7KO) & 🇨🇴Oscar Negrete (18-2-2, 7KO) set out to make a definitive statement against the other, taking into accord how close the two previous fights were. The way the fight started, it felt like round 21 of the continuation of high-octane action that these two have produced in their contests – safe to say that they were tailor made for each other…  Continue reading “A Third Thriller in a Row, Yet Again no Victor as Fight Ends in Another Draw (Negrete vs. Franco)”