Explosive WBO Bantamweight Titlist 🇵🇭John Riel Casimero (30-4-0, 21KO👊) was set to meet Cuban legend Guillermo Rigondeaux for a major bout in the red-hot 118 lb. division on August 24th. Instead, a late swap was made for HOF’er, and current WBC Bantamweight Titlist 🇵🇭Nonito “Filipino Flash” Donaire (41-6-0, 27KO👊) for them to defend their titles, against, for what will be the biggest fight in the history of the Philippines in terms of two of their best fighters going at it. Continue reading “Fight Remixed – Rigondeaux Out, as Donaire Will Meet Casimero For Major Unification Title Bout 📰”
Well, there was a fight…and then there was not. A PCR test was administered earlier today, and 🇺🇸Teofimo “Takeover” Lopez has tested positive for Covid-19. Reports indicate that he is showing symptoms, those symptoms of course unspecified. If you’re wondering what is to come of his fight with 🇦🇺George Kambosos Jnr. that was Continue reading “Teofimo’s Plans Derailed By Covid, His Fight With Kambosos Jnr. Rescheduled To a Later Date📰🚫”
Word has gotten out that 41 year old Russian Heavyweight perennial contender 🇷🇺Alexander “Sasha” Povetkin (36-3-1, 25KO) has retired from the sport of boxing. Povetkin was a Gold-Medalist, who medaled in the ◯◯◯◯◯2004 Athens Olympic games at Super-Heavyweight. He had an interesting professional career where he put forth many strong performances, earnings victories over the likes of Marco Huck, Ruslan Chagaev, Chris Byrd, Eddie Chambers, Dillian Whyte, and other notable Heavyweights in the last 15 years. Continue reading “Acclaimed Heavyweight Alexander Povetkin Retires From Boxing 📰”
Boxing legend and former 4-time Welterweight World Champion 🇵🇭Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao (62-7-2, 39KO) leaked the news himself via post to social media, stating that he will once again go for the gusto, this time trying to become a 5-time Champion in the division by targeting unbeaten, Pound-for-Pound dangerous current WBC/IBF Welterweight Champion 🇺🇸Errol “The Truth” Spence (27-0-0, 21KO) in a pivotal match-up that will not only shake up the division, but shake up the boxing world as time ticks down to August 21st, which is when they are set to do battle, at an undetermined location in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Man, this is difficult news to break. Per a written release from his wife Gia, we have lost 🇺🇸Marvelous Marvin Hagler unexpectedly at the age of 66. Details surrounding his death are still currently unknown. Born on May 23rd, 1954, through sheer heart, grit, and skill, he turned himself into the ultimate weapon of boxing, to become arguably the greatest all-around Middleweight to ever lace ’em up, and certainly one of the best to ever grace the profession.