Tag: WBC Welterweight Title

A Super Fights Super-Fight – With Expectations at its Zenith, Sugar Ray Leonard, and Thomas Hearns Put Forth a War For the Ages, That Defined an Entire Generation

Written by Tré Berry III🖊️ | 09/16/2021

On this date 🗓️September 16th, 1981 – Forty years ago to the day…a super-fight was fought, and its action established itself as one of the greatest Welterweight Championship bouts in boxing history, as well as one of its greatest events. Both at the top of their game, brimmed with expectation, and both in their prime, Gold-Medalist, and Ring-Magazine/WBA Welterweight Champion of the World 👑🥇🇺🇸Sugar Ray Leonard (30-1-0, 21KO👊) and dangerous unbeaten WBC Champion 👑🇺🇸Thomas “Hitman” Hearns (32-0-0, 30KO👊) met for their pivotal unification bout for Undisputed World Champion, in a bout that was pivotal for their legacy. Continue reading “A Super Fights Super-Fight – With Expectations at its Zenith, Sugar Ray Leonard, and Thomas Hearns Put Forth a War For the Ages, That Defined an Entire Generation”

Same Ol’ Spence – Errol Looked Like Himself As He Dominated Danny Garcia For a Unanimous Decision

Written by Tré Berry III🖊️ | 12/06/2020

“Tell them I’m back man” was the words immediately that was stated after 🇺🇸Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr’s (27-0-0, 21KO👊) comeback victory over 🇺🇸Danny “Swift” Garcia (36-3-0, 21KO👊) to successfully secure the 5th defense of his WBC and IBF World Welterweight Titles.  The fight was tactical, and went the distance, which left no doubts to whom the 🔝superior fighter was this night, and in general. Continue reading “Same Ol’ Spence – Errol Looked Like Himself As He Dominated Danny Garcia For a Unanimous Decision”

Top Names Sharing the Spotlight – Acclaim, a Major Opponent and Second Chances (Spence vs. Garcia)

Written by Tré Berry III🖊️ | 11/30/2020

On December 5th, the boxing public is set to get another high profile Welterweight match-up at the top of the 🏷️ticket, which will be shown on 📺FOX PPV.  Undefeated Unified WBC/IBF Welterweight World Titlist 🇺🇸Errol “The Truth” Spence Jr. (26-0-0, 21KO👊) will make his celebrated return to the boxing ring after his life ordeal, to face former Junior-Welterweight Champion of the World & former Welterweight belt holder 🇺🇸Danny “Swift” Garcia (36-2-0, 21KO👊) for what will be the 1st major fight of December. Continue reading “Top Names Sharing the Spotlight – Acclaim, a Major Opponent and Second Chances (Spence vs. Garcia)”

“Let’s Do it Again” – Cecilia Brækhus Activates ReMatch Clause 📰

If you were questioning if retirement was creeping into the mind of 38 year old legend 🇨🇴🇳🇴Cecilia “First Lady” Brækhus (36-1-0, 9KO), well we just got a definitive answer, and that answer is no.  She opted to attempt to get her world titles back that judges awarded now-Welterweight Champion of the World 👑🇺🇸Jessica “CasKILLA” McCaskill (9-2-0, 3KO) by activating an existing rematch clause in her previous contract. Continue reading ““Let’s Do it Again” – Cecilia Brækhus Activates ReMatch Clause 📰”

McCaskill Shifts the Welterweight Climate by Defeating Brækhus In a Controversial Majority Decision Win

🇺🇸Jessica McCaskill (9-2-0, 3KO👊) made history tonight in becoming the first fighter to defeat long-reigning Welterweight Queen 🇨🇴🇳🇴Cecilia “First Lady” Brækhus (36-1-0, 9KO👊) to become a simultaneous 2-division Champion, holding the WBA & WBC Junior-Welterweight Titles, and now holding the RING, WBA, WBC, WBO, IBF Welterweight straps as the new Undisputed Champion of the Continue reading “McCaskill Shifts the Welterweight Climate by Defeating Brækhus In a Controversial Majority Decision Win”