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Pound for Pound Rankings – November 2017

Will Anthony Joshua or Deontay Wilder after their knockout victories make it on the list? Here is my pound for Pound Rankings for November: 1) Gennady Golovkin 37-0-1 Draw 33 KOs Golovkin in my eyes defeated Canelo back in September and with the retirement of Andre Ward, he deserves to be number one on the list. Negoations are on the way for the rematch with Canelo for possibly May of next year. Next Fight TBA: 2) Terence Crawford 32-0 23 KOs Crawford became the undisputed champ at Junior Welterweight in August and is now set to move up to the ...

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Keith Thurman: Hero vs Villain

Uncle Ben from Marvel’s Spiderman series once said in reference to being a hero, “with great power comes great responsibility”. In boxing our hero’s take on the responsibility of giving us the fans the fights we want to see. The proclaimed villains are the fighters who choose to duck and dodge the opponents fans want to see for their own safe gain. The question for many fighters during evaluation is are they the fans hero, or the fans villain? The welterweight division in boxing has been not only the most competitive, but also the most exciting division in boxing for ...

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What happened to Amir Khan?

In the 2004 Olympics as a 17-Year-old fighter, one with fast hands, with a good jab to go along with his quick feet, won the Silver Medal in Athens and eyes were on him when he made his professional debut. He went on to be the youngest British World Champion at 22 years old, became a 2-division champion and has a record of 31 -4 with 19 KOs. Sadly, Khan has been inactive since his vicious KO loss to Canelo Alvarez while moving up in weight in May of 2016, and doesn’t have any planned fights for the rest of ...

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Pound for Pound Rankings – September 2017

With the retirement of Andre Ward, who’s the new number 1? Here are the P4P rankings for September 2017. 1) Gennady Golovkin 37-0-1 Draw 33 KOs In my eyes, GGG won his fight with Canelo in an exciting fight. Next Fight: TBD 2) Terence Crawford 32-0 23 KOs Crawford became the undisputed champ at Junior Welterweight in August & is now set to move up to the more competitive 147 Welterweight Division. Next Fight: TBD 3) Vasyl Lomachenko 9-1 7 KOs Loma made easy work with Marriaga in August, and will face his biggest test with Rigondeaux in December. Next ...

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Pressure will be on for Spence Jr – Garcia states ahead of IBF title fight

Brook vs Spence Jr

Former WBC welterweight champion Danny Garcia believes Errol Spence Jr can beat Kell Brook on Saturday night, if able to handle the pressure in his first title bout. Garcia, nicknamed ‘Swift’, sides with other American stars that ‘The Truth’ has the ability to overcome the IBF champion if ready and focused. Garcia spoke to Sky Sports ahead of the title fight in Sheffield, UK and said, ” I think it is a good fight and I think it is a 50-50 fight.” But Garcia is conscious of Brook being on home soil and believes that ‘Special K’ is in his ...

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Kell Brook vs Errol Spence – Fight Week Schedule

Kell Brook vs Eroll Spence

Here is the schedule during the lead up to the big fight between Kell Brook and Errol Spence:   Wednesday May 24, 4pm start, Public Work Out, Peace Gardens, Pinstone Street, Sheffield, S1 2HH Fight week kicks off with the public work out at the Peace Gardens in Sheffield. Fighters on the bill will perform work outs and be available for brief one-on-one interviews – we cannot guarantee interviews with the main event fighters. Thursday May 25, 12.30pm start, Undercard and Main Event Press Conferences, Platinum Suite, Bramall Lane, Sheffield United FC, Bramall Lane, Sheffield, S2 4SU **MEDIA ONLY – ...

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Okolie and Cordina added to Brook bill

Brook vs Spence 27th May

Team GB stars Lawrence Okolie and Joe Cordina have been added to the packed Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence undercard at Bramall Lane in Sheffield on May 27, live on Sky Sports Box Office. The Rio Olympic duo have enjoyed great starts to life in the paid ranks with both men boasting a pair of stoppage wins from the first two fights with Okolie blasting away his first two opponents inside a round and Cordina landing a fourth round KO at Wembley Stadium as he kicked off the Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko card in April. Okolie was set to ...

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Matchroom Boxing sign Olympian captain Fowler who is set to feature in Brooks box office blockbuster

Anthony Fowler signs professional deal with Matchroom Boxing. Photo Credit: Mark Robinson

Olympic captain Anthony Fowler has signed a promotional deal with Matchroom Boxing. Fowler captained the Great Britain team at the 2016 Rio Olympics where he was the Middleweight representative. The 2014 Commonwealth gold medal man and six-time ABA champion will kick-off life in the paid ranks on the undercard of the monster Welterweight battle between IBF World champion Kell Brook and his fearsome unbeaten mandatory Errol Spence at Bramall Lane in Sheffield on May 27, live on Sky Sports Box Office. The Liverpool ace, cousin of Anfield legend Robbie, will train alongside Merseryside hero Tony Bellew under trainer Dave Coldwell, ...

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