Tag: News

The Passing of Boxing Pioneer, Roger Mayweather (1961-2020) 📰

Today, we have lost one of boxing’s best ambassadors of the last couple generations.  🇺🇸Roger Mayweather at the age of 58 has succumbed to a lengthy battle with complications stemming from diabetes.  Roger leaves behind a storied legacy, ranging from being a very good fighter himself in the 80’s and early 90’s, to becoming an even better Head-Trainer, as well as a go-to figure when it came to the current climate of boxing. Continue reading “The Passing of Boxing Pioneer, Roger Mayweather (1961-2020) 📰”

Boxing’s Makeshift Scheduling & Adaptation During a Pandemic 📰

Needless to say, things are starting to, and in some ways have already gotten weird in these times where necessary protocol precautions have been put in place due to the lack of containment of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 🌎worldwide, and it has begun to affect the boxing world. Continue reading “Boxing’s Makeshift Scheduling & Adaptation During a Pandemic 📰”

The Great Heavyweight Legends of the 90’s Reunite in Las Vegas 📰

By Tré Berry III🖊️

A memorable scene on Saturday took place minutes prior to Tyson Fury & Deontay Wilder making their walk-outs at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, when All-time-great Heavyweight legends ♛🥉🇺🇸Evander “Real Deal” Holyfield, 🥇🇬🇧Lennox “The Lion” Lewis, and 🇺🇸“Iron” Mike Tyson were all in attendance, introduced in succession Continue reading “The Great Heavyweight Legends of the 90’s Reunite in Las Vegas 📰”

Sergey Kovalev to Move Up and Test the Waters at Cruiserweight 📰

By Tré Berry III🖊️

Former Unified World Titlist & 5-time Light-Heavyweight Titlist 🇷🇺Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (34-4-1, 29KO👊) will look to move up to the Cruiserweight division for his next efforts.  According to esteemed 🗣️Head-Trainer Buddy McGirt, they are planning to take his transformation slow, and will look to have Kovalev come into the next contest well below the ⚖️200 lb. Cruiserweight limit, stating “As long as we go to 185 (pounds), we’re good. No more than 185. “He can come in at 180 and beat those guys. He’ll be light, and that’s OK.”  Continue reading “Sergey Kovalev to Move Up and Test the Waters at Cruiserweight 📰”

Josh Warrington Parts Ways With Queensberry Promotions, Signs to Matchroom Boxing 📰

By Tré Berry III🖊️

Well well, an interesting turn of events.  After fighting 6 fights under the Queensberry Promotion banner, undefeated IBF Featherweight Champion 🇬🇧Josh “The Leeds Warrior” Warrington (30-0-0, 7KO👊) has parted ways with Frank Warren, and has signed a deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing. Continue reading “Josh Warrington Parts Ways With Queensberry Promotions, Signs to Matchroom Boxing 📰”