Category: BOXING

Underrated “old” Nietes not resting on his laurels

Thai fighter Nantapech is confident that he's going to win against “old” Nietes. The Philippine’s Donnie 'Ahas' Nietes is arguably the second most successful Filipino boxer in an era reigned by his illustrious compatriot, Manny 'Pacman' Pacquiao. Despite being shadowed by the latter’s stature, he carved his own path to prominence by simply being consistent […]

Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko: Fight preview

Joshua takes on Klitschko in the heavily anticipated 'Super-Fight', but who will leave as the unified world heavyweight champion? Here we are, the long awaited ‘Super-Fight’ is upon us with Anthony Joshua defending his IBF World heavyweight title against heavyweight legend Wladimir Klitschko, with the two also fighting for the vacant WBA World heavyweight title. […]

Andy Lee’s first hand insight on Klitschko’s biggest weaknesses

  On Saturday, Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko will go toe to toe in a heavyweight contest at Wembley Stadium. Victory for the British boxer will signal his ascent to the pinnacle after the unification bout, while the Ukrainian will hope to bounce back from his 2015 title fight defeat to Tyson Fury. Former WBO […]

Will Billy Joe Saunders fight Gennady Golovkin?

What's stopping Gennady Golovkin from fighting Billy Joe Saunders to become the first undisputed world champion for over a decade? Boxing’s middleweight division is buzzing right now. Daniel Jacobs just managed to take Gennady Golovkin – who many consider to be the best pound-for-pound boxer in the world right now – 12 rounds, only to […]

Jimi Manuwa explains unexpected call-out of David Haye after UFC London triumph

  With talk intensifying of the most lucrative combat sports spectacle of all time coming to fruition, who can blame fighters from both boxing and MMA for trying to hype up potential cross-sport clashes of their own? McGregor announced that they were "very close to inking" a deal which would see 'The Notorious' make his […]

David Haye issues update for fans regarding recovery and boxing future

While some boxers are taking to social media to threaten one another's manhood, defeated David Haye applied his Instagram account in a far more positive manner yesterday evening, with a short video post to fans.  The Hayemaker, who was downed in the 11th round against Tony Bellew in March, began by reassuring his followers about […]

Muhammad Ali’s Son Is Launching A Religious Freedom Campaign Against Trump

Muhammad Ali’s son and ex-wife are launching a religious freedom campaign called “Step Into the Ring,” which they plan to aim directly at Donald Trump and his travel ban. Muhammad Ali Jr. and his mother, Khalilah Camacho Ali, decided to declare a “showdown” against the president after they were detained by immigration officials in a […]

Gennady Golovkin weighs in on potential McGregor vs. Mayweather fight

In the world of combat sports, the biggest story continues to revolve around the never-ending saga between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather. Everyone is aware of what’s going on now; both men claim they want to fight but we just can’t seem to get across that final hurdle and get the confirmation of the two […]

McGuigan urges Khan to avoid Pacquiao

Former boxing world champion Barry McGuigan has advised Amir Khan not to take a fight with Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao. Writing in The Mirror, McGuigan said: "I would caution Khan against another high-octane super-fight off the back of a crushing defeat last time out. Khan can't help himself – he loves the show. "But we […]
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