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Bombs Away, Mexico and Puerto Rico Meet Once Again – Pitufo Challenges Navarrete For Featherweight Title

Though it isn’t nearly the same as it used to be, the friendly Puerto Rico vs. Mexico rivalry in the sport of boxing has always provided some of the most spirited encounters throughout the years. This upcoming Saturday, current WBO Featherweight belt holder 🇲🇽Emmanuel “Vaquero” Navarrete (32-1-0, 27KO👊) will look to defend his recently acquired title for the first time, against ambitious #6 WBO world contender 🇵🇷Christopher “Pitufo” Diaz (26-2-0, 16KO👊) at the Silver Spurs arena in Kissimmee, Florida. Continue reading “Bombs Away, Mexico and Puerto Rico Meet Once Again – Pitufo Challenges Navarrete For Featherweight Title”

The Amazing Boy to Take On Tetsuya Hisada in Osaka, in Light-Flyweight World Title Bout 🗾

In terms of alphabet title trinkets, 🇯🇵Kenshiro “The Amazing Boy” Teraji (17-0-0, 10KO👊) is one of the longest reigning title holders in the sport today, with 7 defenses under his belt since winning the WBC green strap in 2017. The elite unbeaten 29 year old world titlist will go up against improved #1 WBC contender 👑🇯🇵Tetsuya Hisada (34-10-2, 20KO👊), who is looking to capitalize on his second crack at a world title.  Continue reading “The Amazing Boy to Take On Tetsuya Hisada in Osaka, in Light-Flyweight World Title Bout 🗾”

Regis Prograis Picks Up the Strange Victory in Atlanta, While Redkach Once Again Embarrasses Himself

Written by Tré Berry III🖊️ | 04/18/2021

If you didn’t see this bout, there wasn’t much that you missed, at least in terms of integrity. To briefly sum it up, elite former Junior-Welterweight  Titlist 👹 🇺🇸Regis “Rougarou” Prograis (26-1-0, 21KO👊) was sharp in his pursuit through 6 rounds, as he proved to be too intelligent, too quick, and too powerful for 🇺🇦Ivan Redkach (23-6-1, 18KO👊), who decided after a few rounds, to fake his way out of fighting the rest of the fight. Continue reading “Regis Prograis Picks Up the Strange Victory in Atlanta, While Redkach Once Again Embarrasses Himself”

Rage Against the Machine – Andrade Met Battle-Minded Williams Head On, Defeated Him By Unanimous Decision In a Well Contested Bout

Reigning WBO Middleweight Titlist 🇺🇸Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade (30-0-0, 18KO👊) in the build up of the fight was adamant that he would welcome the challenge from boisterous challenger 🇬🇧Liam “The Machine” Williams (23-3-1, 18KO👊), and he did just that, defeating him by Unanimous Decision and picking up his fourth Continue reading “Rage Against the Machine – Andrade Met Battle-Minded Williams Head On, Defeated Him By Unanimous Decision In a Well Contested Bout”

The Greatest Fight of All Time? – Thomas Hearns and Marvin Hagler Go to War in a Bout For the Ages

Written by Tré Berry III🖊️ | 09/25/2019

(Excerpt from Marvin Hagler Career Piece)

Iconic Undisputed Middleweight Champion 👑🇺🇸Marvelous Marvin Hagler (60-2-2, 50KO👊) had his eyes set on the defense record established by 🇦🇷Carlos Monzon (14), and Marvin was looking to make the 11th successful defense of his RING/WBA/WBC/IBF world titles…but to get there, he would have to run through another fellow legend in order to keep the ball rolling on his standing as king of the division.

There had been long tensions brewing between two of the most dominant pugilists in the sport of boxing in the 1980’s, and the pot began to boil as a blockbuster super-fight was agreed upon for a date on 🗓️April 15th, 1985 between Hagler, and ever-dangerous reigning RING/WBC Super-Welterweight World Champion 👑🇺🇸Thomas “The Hitman” Hearns (40-1-0, 34KO👊). They had something agreed upon 3 years prior, but had to call the fight off due to a hand injury that Tommy suffered, so they went their own ways. Continue reading “The Greatest Fight of All Time? – Thomas Hearns and Marvin Hagler Go to War in a Bout For the Ages”