Tag: Featherweight

Having a Second Crack At It – Johnny Famechon and Fighting Harada Go to Duel in Their 1970 Rematch

On this date, 🗓️January 6th, 1970, reigning RING/WBC World Featherweight Champion 👑🇫🇷🇦🇺Johnny Famechon (54-4-6, 20KO👊) of France (by way of Australia), would seek to defend his title against legendary Japanese former 2-division RING Champion, 👑🇯🇵Masahiko “Fighting” Harada (55-6-0, 22KO👊), seeking to become a true “Triple-Crown winner” after winning Titles at ⚖️112, and 118 lbs. Continue reading “Having a Second Crack At It – Johnny Famechon and Fighting Harada Go to Duel in Their 1970 Rematch”

Michael Conlan to Lead the Way on St. Patrick’s Day Against Preciado

By Tré Berry III🖊️| 03/10/2020

It’s that time of the year, ☘️St. Patrick’s day is upon us, and once again, what has become tradition is Featherweight contender 🥉🇬🇧🇮🇪Michael Conlan (13-0-0, 7KO👊) hosting the show for the Irish contingent at the Hulu Theater in Madison Square Garden.  His opponent will be boxer 🇨🇴Belmar Preciado (20-2-1, 13KO👊) of Colombia. Continue reading “Michael Conlan to Lead the Way on St. Patrick’s Day Against Preciado”

On the Radar:📡 Can Xu

By Tré Berry III🖊️ | 11/27/2019

(Can Xu Puts in A Lot of Work)

BOXER: 🇨🇳Can Xu🇨🇳

FEAT ACCOMPLISHED: Setting the Featherweight record for most punches ever thrown in a contest

THE PATH TO THE GOAL:📈 Let it all out and never leave any bullets in the chamber is an old mantra that I will use here. Well on Saturday night, Chinese secondary-Featherweight Titlist 🇨🇳Can Xu (18-2-0, 3KO👊) lived true to these words and never let up against Manny Robles III, and threw nonstop punches through 12 rounds, averaging an astonishing 130 punches per round, totaling an eye-popping 1,562 punches through 36 minutes of action. Continue reading “On the Radar:📡 Can Xu”

Action Coming in the Featherweight Division – Frampton & McCreary Head to Vegas

By Tré Berry III🖋️

Northern Ireland’s skilled popular former 3 time, 2-division Titlist 🇬🇧Carl “The Jackal” Frampton (26-2-0, 15KO👊) is looking to take the necessary steps toward getting back to Title contention, but first he must deal with unbeaten Ohio-born boxer 🇺🇸Tyler McCreary (16-0-1, 7KO👊) to serve as the co-headliner to Valdez/Gutierrez main event. This fight will be fought at the Cosmopolitan, and will be aired exclusively on ESPN+. Continue reading “Action Coming in the Featherweight Division – Frampton & McCreary Head to Vegas”