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title Afolabi Defeats Tinsley

ola45633.jpgBy Jim Dower: Fighting only hard in short spurts, the power-punching Ola Afolabi (13-1-3, 5 KOs) defeated DeLeon Tinsley (9-4-1, 5 KOs) by a lopsided eight-round unanimous decision on Friday night at the Ibiza Nightclub, in Washington, District of Columbia.  → read full article

title Arvin Defeats Thompson

thompson56367.jpgBy Eric Thomas: Making his first appearance in 14 months, Anthony Thompson (23-3, 17 KOs) was defeated by Ishmail Arvin (15-1-4, 7 KOs) in a six-round TKO when referee Malik Waleed stopped the fight following the end of the 6th round due to a large cut over the left eye of Thompson.  → read full article

title Castro Stops Cuello

castrol5632.jpgBy Manuel Perez: Light welterweight prospect Javier Castro (17-1, 15 KOs) stopped Harrison Cuello (15-8-2, 11 KOs) in the 3rd round of a scheduled 8-round bout on Friday night at the Aragon Ballroom, in Chicago, Illinois.  → read full article

title Amir Khan – A victim of his own success

khan44646461.jpgBy Abbas Dadhiwala: Having seen the recent announcement that Amir Khan has lined up Breidis Prescott, it makes me think that Khan is a victim of his own success.  → read full article

title Vitali Klitschko vs. Samuel Peter: Will Sam Beat Vitali Senseless?

peter4353322.jpgBy Scott Gilfoid: After four years out of the ring and without one tune-up, former WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko (35-2, 34 KOs) is going to be making what appears to be a hasty decision to make a comeback against WBC heavyweight champion Samuel Peter (30-1, 23 KOs) on October 11th, at the O2 World Arena, Kreuzberg, in Berlin, Germany.  → read full article

title Sky is the limit for Amir Khan

khan4464441.jpgBy Jonathan Watkins: The more than familiar sight of a victorious Amir Khan is unlikely to change anytime soon after he announced his next fight to be against Columbian fighter Breidis Prescott.  → read full article

title Why Won’t Pacquiao Fight Marquez Again?

marquez55544.jpgBy Manuel Perez: After having seen the second of their two fights in March, a fight which Marquez appeared to dominate yet lost by a 12-round split decision, I wonder why on earth Manny Pacquiao (47-3, 25 KOs) is content to walk away from a third bout between the two fighters?  → read full article

title Ruiz-Valuev: Battle It Out For The WBA Title

ruiz353333.jpgBy Scott Gilfoid: With his new offensive style, former heavyweight champion John Ruiz (43-7, 29 KOs) hopes to recapture his WBA heavyweight championship on August 30th against 300 lb, seven-foot giant Nikolai Valuev (48-1, 34 KOs) at the Max Schmeling Halle, Prenzlauer Berg, in Berlin, Germany.  → read full article

title Hatton vs. Malignaggi: Could Ricky Lose?

hatton46436771.jpgBy Sean McDaniel: Ricky Hatton (44-1, 31 KOs) will be challenging IBF light welterweight champion Paulie Malignaggi (25-1, 5 KOs) on November 22nd, at the MGM Grand, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  → read full article

title Calzaghe: “I still don’t think Kelly Pavlik has really proven himself”

calzagher5555.jpgBy Dan Ambrose: Sounding a lot like the fox in Aesop’s fable of the “Fox and the grapes,” Joe Calzaghe recently said “I still don’t think Kelly Pavlik has really proven himself,” a comment made to Setanta Sports as a reason for Calzaghe to have bypassed Pavlik and instead choosing to fight the 39 year-old Roy Jones Jr.  → read full article


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