Tag: In Depth

Things We’ve Noticed:🤔 The Resourceful Bounce Back Nature of the 🥇Olympic Gold-Medalist

By Tré Berry III🖊️

A combined record of ✅85 wins – 46 losses❌…interesting, but what record does that pertain to? 🤔that is the cumulative results throughout all of boxing history when 🥇Olympic Gold-Medalists at the professional level fight in rematches against a non-Gold-Medal recipient boxer that they had previously lost to. The “85” represents those Gold-Medalists that won gold, and the “46” represents fights in which those Gold-Medalists couldn’t turn it around, losing yet again to the same boxer – all of that amounting to a solid 64.9% success rate for amateur boxers of that creed. Continue reading “Things We’ve Noticed:🤔 The Resourceful Bounce Back Nature of the 🥇Olympic Gold-Medalist”

On the Radar:📡 Cecilia Braekhus

By Tré Berry III🖊️

(Historical Achievements by Braekhus Becoming Commonplace on Her Journey)

BOXER: ♛🇳🇴🇨🇴Cecilia “First Lady” Braekhus🇨🇴🇳🇴♛

FEATS ACCOMPLISHED: Tying Joe Louis, Ricardo Lopez & Floyd Mayweather Jr’s Record of Most Title Wins Without a Loss (26). She also tied Joe Louis all-time boxing record of 25 successful Title defenses.

THE PATH TO THE GOAL:📈 An eventful, story filled 13 year career as a professional, 36 total fights in the books, unblemished with all 36 of those contests resulting in wins, holding all 5 Welterweight Titles at the same time for the last 5 consecutive years, and securing 10 defenses of her Undisputed Championship standing – If you personally do not have a seat for 🇳🇴Cecilia Braekhus (36-0-0, 9KO👊) reserved at the big roundtable of your selected greatest women boxers of all time, then your credibility should come into immediate question. Continue reading “On the Radar:📡 Cecilia Braekhus”

On the Radar:📡 Can Xu

By Tré Berry III🖊️

(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”

Jon Uddin: 3 Quick Thoughts

By Jon Uddin✏

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Former Women’s Lightweight Champion 🇧🇪Delfine Persoon (44-2-0, 18KO👊) went down a division, winning the interim WBA Junior-Lightweight title over 🇳🇬Helen Joseph (17-4-2, 10KO👊) by 10 round unanimous decision (97-93, 97-93, 98-92) last Monday in Belgium.

It was Persoon’s first time back in the ring since…  Continue reading “Jon Uddin: 3 Quick Thoughts”