Tag: WBC Lightweight Title

A Current Sanctioning Bodies Confusion – Also the Return of the Takeover, Teofimo Lopez To Meet George Kambosos Jnr. in Miami

The man that currently holds all of the significant belts in the Lightweight division today is 👑🇺🇸Teofimo “Takeover” Lopez (16-0-0, 12KO👊). Given the WBC’s ongoing politics, it has created endless dialogue among boxing fans about what is what…but it has been made abundantly clear that the recipients of the “Franchise” distinction were “elevated” to that status, citing the way it was  Continue reading “A Current Sanctioning Bodies Confusion – Also the Return of the Takeover, Teofimo Lopez To Meet George Kambosos Jnr. in Miami”

Haney Sharp Early, But Late Linares Push Nearly Unraveled the Dream Late – Haney Literally Hangs On For the UD Victory to Retain WBC Title

Considering that the two major main events overlapped each other, the chances are most people who were watching this main event that night switched over to Showtime by round 8, where 🇺🇸Devin “The Dream” Haney (26-0-0, 15KO👊) was pitching a near virtuoso shutout. To the surprise of many of those same people, they heard about the strong push put forth by 🇻🇪Jorge Linares (47-6-0, 29KO👊) that rocked, and wobbled the youngster on many occasion. Continue reading “Haney Sharp Early, But Late Linares Push Nearly Unraveled the Dream Late – Haney Literally Hangs On For the UD Victory to Retain WBC Title”

Both Ladies Pitched Their Effort For FOTY Candidate – Katie Taylor Eeks Out Airtight Decision Against Natasha Jonas Remain Undisputed

Class exhibited all around, inside, and outside the ring from both combatants. The co-main event stole the show, and through 10 rounds packed with action, 👑🥇🇮🇪Katie Taylor (18-0-0, 6KO👊) with difficulty managed to stave off the strong, late push by 🇬🇧Natasha Jonas (9-2-1, 7KO👊), who put it all on the line, but just barely came up short on credible scorecards, and an exhausted Taylor got her hand raised in defending her RING/WBA/WBC/WBO/IBF Lightweight World Title Belts. Continue reading “Both Ladies Pitched Their Effort For FOTY Candidate – Katie Taylor Eeks Out Airtight Decision Against Natasha Jonas Remain Undisputed”

Natasha Jonas To Challenge For Division Supremacy Against Queen Of the Lightweights, Katie Taylor

When explaining 👑🥇🇮🇪 “Irish” Katie Taylor (17-0-0, 6KO👊) and her placement in boxing, a wall of excellence is evident, as praise has to be heaped upon her shoulders for her laundry list of accomplishments. Being a 5-time Amateur World Champ, and 2012 London Olympic 🥇Gold-Medal Continue reading “Natasha Jonas To Challenge For Division Supremacy Against Queen Of the Lightweights, Katie Taylor”

Taylor Especially Sharp Tonight, Dominates Gutierrez for 9th Lightweight Title Defense

Headlining boxing’s first ever all-woman main fight card, unblemished acclaimed Undisputed Lightweight Champion of the World 👑🥇🇮🇪“Irish” Katie Taylor (17-0-0, 6KO👊) made easy work of a tough, but outgunned challenger 🇪🇸Miriam Gutierrez (13-1-0, 5KO👊), with Katie putting together her most complete outing in her last 5 fights. Continue reading “Taylor Especially Sharp Tonight, Dominates Gutierrez for 9th Lightweight Title Defense”