Tag: IBF Lightweight Title

No Debate This Time, Taylor Defeats Persoon in Another Thriller to Remain Undisputed Champion

The 2nd act following their 2019 tussle was as entertaining a fight, with both combatants once again showing the grizzled resolve of a lioness protecting her young. Well this time around, 👑🥇🇮🇪Katie Taylor (15-0-0, 6KO👊) made it definitive, and put together a better rounded performance from start to finish, outpointing 🇧🇪Delfine Persoon’s (44-3-0, 18KO👊) despite her non-stop efforts to gain ground over the decorated Champion. Continue reading “No Debate This Time, Taylor Defeats Persoon in Another Thriller to Remain Undisputed Champion”

The Most Important Re-Match in Women’s Boxing History Approaches (Katie Taylor | Delfine Persoon II)

Not much else needs to be said about this one, instead simply search for the first fight to re-watch, or experience why the significance for this re-match is so high.  👑🥇🇮🇪“Irish” Katie Taylor (14-0-0, 6KO👊) by proxy is the undefeated, Undisputed Lightweight Women’s Champion of the World, though by some, the undisputed claim has some real dispute due to Taylor, and 🇧🇪Delfine Persoon’s (44-2-0, 18KO👊) razor close ⚖️50/50 encounter back on June 1st of 2019.   Continue reading “The Most Important Re-Match in Women’s Boxing History Approaches (Katie Taylor | Delfine Persoon II)”

When Flash Meets Lightning – Part I (Lomachenko | Teofimo) ⚡⚡ 📰

It appears that the two opposing camps has finally come to an 💲agreement to stage the most intriguing fight of the 2020 calendar year going by spectator demands.  Lightweight supremacy is on the line, as Pound-4-Pound King and RING-LINEAL/WBA/WBC (Franchise)/WBO Lightweight Champion of the World 👑🥇🥇🇺🇦Vasiliy “Loma” Lomachenko (14-1-0, 10KO👊) will share the big stage with young, electrifying IBF Lightweight titlist 🇺🇸Teofimo “Takeover” Lopez (15-0-0, 12KO👊) for a date scheduled to be October 17th, to be broadcast on the regular 📺ESPN channel. Continue reading “When Flash Meets Lightning – Part I (Lomachenko | Teofimo) ⚡⚡ 📰”

Teofimo Blasts Commey Out in Second Round – Becomes New IBF Lightweight Champion

By Tré Berry III🖊️

Upon putting this solid card together, Lopez vs. Commey was the one fight that the majority of fans and pundits looked towards as a high-end match-up of two quality Lightweights who could possibly produce a long drawn out war with close scoring. Instead what we got was a ransacking from the hands of now-IBF Lightweight Titlist 🇭🇳🇺🇸Teofimo “Takeover” Lopez (15-0-0, 12KO👊), who emphatically snatched the belt from 🇬🇭Richard “RC” Commey (29-3-0, 26KO👊) with timing and sheer explosiveness to get him out of there by technical knockout in the second round. Continue reading “Teofimo Blasts Commey Out in Second Round – Becomes New IBF Lightweight Champion”

Battle of New York, in New York – Richard Commey & Teofimo Lopez to Clash for IBF Title

By Tré Berry III🖊️

The co-headliner coming in is without a doubt the most intriguing match-up of the MSG fight card, and may produce 50/50 type of results. The unofficial Lightweight tournament continues Saturday as knockout artist/IBF Lightweight Titlist 🇬🇭Richard “RC” Commey (29-2-0, 26KO👊) and entertaining young unbeaten world contender 🇭🇳🇺🇸Teofimo Lopez (14-0-0, 11KO👊) will fight for a berth to the final round of their tournament, with both focused on making a strong imprint in their division, and throughout all of boxing. Continue reading “Battle of New York, in New York – Richard Commey & Teofimo Lopez to Clash for IBF Title”