Boxing works in mysterious ways.  A win here, a win there, and you are fighting on the HBO, the biggest platform in the sport.  This weekend we will see two lightweight warriors clash for the WBO 135-pound belt when champion Terrence “Bud” Crawford defends his title against Mexico’s Ray Beltran in a scheduled twelve round :READ MORE...
CRAWFORD RETURNS HOME FOR MORE
To truly be considered the best, a fighter must fight the best in his division.  No obstacle should stand in his way, no television networks, promoter affiliations or purse percentages.  A fighter who really wants to go down in the annals of history as the best that has ever laced up the gloves, no matter :READ MORE...
MANNY WANTS IT, WHY NOT FLOYD?


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CRAWFORD RETURNS HOME FOR MORE

Boxing works in mysterious ways.  A win here, a win there, and you are fighting on the HBO, the biggest platform in the sport.  This weekend we will see two lightweight warriors clash for the WBO 135-pound belt when champion Terrence “Bud” Crawford defends his title against Mexico’s Ray Beltran in a scheduled twelve round or less boxing contest.  The bout will take place in Crawford’s hometown of Omaha, Nebraska, and will be the fe... :Read more


MANNY WANTS IT, WHY NOT FLOYD?

To truly be considered the best, a fighter must fight the best in his division.  No obstacle should stand in his way, no television networks, promoter affiliations or purse percentages.  A fighter who really wants to go down in the annals of history as the best that has ever laced up the gloves, no matter the advice from the those around him, simply just makes it happen.  Pretty much like Apollo Creed did in Rocky II when he insisted in fa... :Read more


FEATHERWEIGHT THUNDER

The 70s was the heavyweight divisions with Ali vs Frazier and Ali vs Foreman and everybody in between.  The 80s saw the four horsemen, Leonard, Duran, Hearns and Hagler, go after each other.  The 90s didn’t as much include a division but a man, Oscar De La Hoya, as he carried the sport on his back while Manny Pacquiao did the same in the opening decade of the new millennium.  One can argue that Floyd Mayweather Jr is the man in the secon... :Read more