Ward Stops Kovalev With Violent Body Attack

Ward Stops Kovalev With Violent Body Attack Ward Stops Kovalev With Violent Body AttackBy: Sean Crose No one could have predicted this. No one. For Andre Ward stopped the frightening Sergey Kovalev…with body blows in the eighth round. Truly, it was a stunning and brutal end for the light heavyweight title fight. For it was

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Re-Visiting the Ward vs. Kovalev I “Robbery”

Re-Visiting the Ward vs. Kovalev I “Robbery”Re-Visiting the Ward vs. Kovalev I “Robbery”By: Matt O’Brien In the immediate aftermath of Andre Ward’s unanimous victory over Sergey Kovalev in their first fight last November, emotions from both sets of fans were running high and the controversial nature of the decision elicited some intense scrutiny of the judges’ scorecards. Cries of “robbery” flooded the web, with a deluge of fans enthusiastically taking up the “boxing is crooked” narrative. With the immediate rematch looming, here I take a look back and re-examine some of the …

Showtime World Championship Results: Adonis Stevenson Blitzes Past Fonfara, Alvarez Defeats Pascal

Showtime World Championship Results: Adonis Stevenson Blitzes Past Fonfara, Alvarez Defeats Pascal Showtime World Championship Results: Adonis Stevenson Blitzes Past Fonfara, Alvarez Defeats PascalBy: William Holmes Reigning WBC Light Heavyweight Champion Jean Pascal fought again in the familiar confines of the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada as he defended his title against an opponent he

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Invicta FC 23 Fight Highlights: The Happy Warrior’s Newfound Aggression

Invicta FC 23 Fight Highlights: The Happy Warrior’s Newfound Aggression [embedded content] (Courtesy of Invicta Fighting Championships) Commentators TJ De Santis and Julie Kedzie recap the night’s events at Invicta FC 23. The event was held at The Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Mo., on May 20, 2017. TRENDING > Cris Cyborg and Megan Anderson Pressure UFC for Real Featherweight Fight Invicta FC 23: Porto vs. Niedzwiedz Results Agnieszka Niedźwiedź def. Vanessa Porto via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Roxanne Modafferi def. Sarah D’Alelio via TKO (elbows) at 1:23, R3 Herica Tiburcio def. Tessa Simpson via split …

What did we just watch? Saul Alvarez vs. Julio Chavez Jr. Aftermath

What did we just watch? Saul Alvarez vs. Julio Chavez Jr. AftermathWhat did we just watch? Saul Alvarez vs. Julio Chavez Jr. AftermathBy: Kirk Jackson Saul “Canelo” Alvarez 49-1-1 (34 KO’s) destroyed Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. 50-3-1 (32 KO’s) in a bout marketed as a Mexican Civil-War over Cinco de Mayo weekend. In what resembled an obvious mismatch from the opening bell, Alvarez pummeled Chavez Jr. over the course of 12 rounds. But why? How was Alvarez able to seamlessly destroy Chavez Jr. at will after all the hype behind the fight? Where was the retaliation …

WBA/IBF World Heavyweight Championship Round by Round Results: Joshua Stops Klitschko in Instant Classic

WBA/IBF World Heavyweight Championship Round by Round Results: Joshua Stops Klitschko in Instant ClassicWBA/IBF World Heavyweight Championship Round by Round Results: Joshua Stops Klitschko in Instant ClassicBy: William Holmes Wembley Stadium in London, England was the host site for tonight’s highly anticipated heavyweight title fight between Wladimir Klitschko and Anthony Joshua. Showtime televised the bout live from England and HBO televised the replay on the same day. Photo Credit: Sky Sports For the first time in twelve years Wladimir Klitschko…

Barrera Blasts Through Parker On HBO Latino Card

Barrera Blasts Through Parker On HBO Latino CardBarrera Blasts Through Parker On HBO Latino CardBy:Sean Crose The ballroom at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut featured Main Events Boxing’s Rising Stars program on Saturday night in a card that featured light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera. A former opponent of Andre Ward (who beat him by decision) Sullivan was still in the division’s upper echelon when he stepped into the ring against Toledo’s Paul Parker in a ten round scrap. First, however, middleweights Vaughn Alexander and Andres Calixto opened the HBO Latino card …