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title Is Julio Cesar Chavez Not a Legend?

Julio Cesar ChavezBy Michael Lieberman: Since everyone has been busy discussing Julio Cesar Chavez Jr’s poor performance on Saturday against Matt Vanda, I thought this was the best time to examine the boxing career of Chavez Jr’s father, Julio Cesar Chavez (107-6-2, 86 KOs).  → read full story


title Wladimir Klitschko the Anti-Tyson, The President of the United States of America & History’s Eye

Wladimir KlitschkoBy Matt McGrain: I’ve always felt it ironic that the most powerful man in the world, the President of the United States of America, is so thoroughly and helplessly defined by his times.  → read full story


title Rahman vs. Toney: The Geezers Battle It Out

Hasim Rahman James ToneyBy Jason Kim: Aging heavyweights James Toney (70-6-3, 43 KOs) and Hasim Rahman (45-6-3, 36 KOs) battle it out on Wednesday night in a scheduled 12-round bout for the vacant WBO NABO heavyweight title at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula.  → read full story


title Should Chavez Jr. Retire?

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.By Manuel Perez: Still unbeaten, but with an image that is badly tarnished, light middleweight contender Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.  → read full story


title Toney vs Rahman on Wednesday

On July 16th, 2008, the boxing world will have the rematch of a lifetime – literally.  → read full story


title David Haye Not Impressed With Wladimir Klitschko’s Victory

David Haye Wladimir KlitschkoBy Thomas Hanson: Moments after IBF/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko’s (51-3, 45 KOs) 11th round TKO victory over challenger Tony Thompson (31-2, 19 KOs) last Saturday night in Hamburg, Germany, heavyweight hopeful David Haye told Setanta Sports that he wasn’t at all impressed with Wladimir’s victory, saying “All he does is hold and paw with his jab…every time he’s gotten in there with someone fast, someone with heart, he [Wladimir] has been knocked out.  → read full story


title Vitali Klitschko To Face Samuel Peter on October 24th

Samuel Peter Vitali KlitschkoBy Eric Thomas: In the latest boxing news, former WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko (35-2, 34 KOs) has reportedly signed on to fight current WBC heavyweight champion Samuel Peter (30-1, 23 KOs) on October 11th, likely to be at the Os World Arena, in Berlin, Germany.  → read full story


title Robert Stieglitz Stops Fawaz Nasir

LatestBy Chris Williams: Super middleweight contender Robert Stieglitz (32-2, 20 KOs) stopped Fawaz Nasir (13-3, 8 KOs) in the 5th round of a scheduled 8-round bout on Friday night at the Rundturm Arena, Cuxhaven, in Niedersachsen, Germany.  → read full story


title Johnathon Banks Defeats Vincenzo Rossitto

LatestBy Jim Dower: It looks as if trainer Emanuel Steward needs to go back to the drawing board with his young cruiserweight contender Johnathon Banks (20-0, 14 KOs) who looked incredibly poor in the process of defeating Italian Vincenzo Rossitto (36-6-2, 22 KOs) in a listless 12-round majority decision to win the vacant IBO cruiserweight title on Saturday night at the Color Line Arena, Altona, in Hamburg, Germany.  → read full story


title Alexander Ustinov Stops Hans-Joerg Blasko

Alexander UstinovBy Erik Schmidt: Big 6’7″ 300 lb heavyweight prospect Alexander Ustinov (11-0, 9 KOs) continued with his forward progress in his boxing career with a brutal two-round destruction of Hans-Joerg Blasko (4-1, 3 KOs) on the undercard of Wladimir Klitschko vs.  → read full story



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