Category Archives: Boxing

Hassan N’Dam: “Money Is Not My Priority”

The former world champion WBO middleweight, the French Hassan N’Dam N’Jikam goes back in the ring during a fight-back in mid December in Barcelona against the Irishman Anthony Fitzgerald has he told AFP on Monday. In October 2012, New York, Hassan N’Dam had lost his title WBO undergoing the first loss of his career in 27 fights with a points ... Read More »

Amicable Separation

After six years in the lap of Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM), Antonin Decarie agreed that it was now time to move on. In agreement with GYM, Decarie felt it was in his interest to turn to a developer who would offer him the chance to fight more often. Decarie is thus one of the headliners of the new “Lounge Boxing” ... Read More »

The Fate Of Andre Ward

Every fight the second best boxer “pound for pound” of the planet should be an event, especially if it is his first in 14 months. After gaining this level of awareness, the return of the boxer should be crowds and generate media interest well above the average. His fight will be the highlight of an evening during which duels presented ... Read More »

Domination from Start To Finish

Miguel Angel Garcia (32-0, 27 KOs) won the WBO super featherweight through the knockout to Roman “Rocky” Martinez (27-2, 16 KOs) in the eighth round Saturday night at the American Bank Center in Texas. Unsurprisingly, Martinez was the most active early in the fight, but it’s Garcia who was the most accurate. While it seemed in control, Garcia was surprised ... Read More »

Boxing (county championships): No Great Revelation Among Fans, Hassan Azaouagh On Track

Rendezvous regional calendar, Gala Toussaint Beuvry served under this year’s county championship finals. Fifteen battles were fought in the title race without allowing a clear guideline. ┬áSome boxers showing only two or three fights under their belt, it is not easy in these circumstances to make plans on the comet. But in the opinion of Medhi Nichane coach of the ... Read More »

Rios Advantage

Brandon Rios is a former champion in the lightweight division. Manny Pacquiao is also there and in seven other categories also a record, but he fights full time at welterweight since 2009. So many automatically assume that Pacquiao will be the larger of the two men in the ring on November 23 when they compete in Macau, China. Except that ... Read More »

Hopkins, The Alien

He is 48 years old, can you believe it? More cunning than a fox, Bernard Hopkins (54-6-2, 32 KOs) knows all the tricks of the trade. The IBF light heavyweight (175 lb) has once again pulled a rabbit out of his hat on Saturday in Atlantic City. Swapping his usual nickname of “Executioner” to that of “Alien,” the old veteran ... Read More »

Hopkins Still Defies Time

Champion of the oldest in the history of the boxing world, Bernard Hopkins puts his title Saturday in Atlantic City in 48 years. It can be even world champion boxing approaching fifty. There are two years, Bernard Hopkins was back in the record books by becoming the oldest holder of a global belt (WBC heavyweight). At 46, “The Executioner” deboulonnait ... Read More »

BoxIng killing

Saturday evening had yet been exceptional in the world of combat sports. Both side of boxing as mixed martial arts, fans were treated to duels will be among the best in the various journals of the year. Ruslan Provodnikov has clinched the title super lightweight weight WBO beating Mike Alvarado home in Colorado, while Cain Velasquez confirmed his status among ... Read More »

klitschko Heavyweight Policy

Vitali Klitschko, boxing world champion and one of the most popular Ukrainian opposition, announced Thursday he would run for the presidential election in March 2015 against the current head of state Viktor Yanukovych. “To put an end to rumors and attempts to prevent me from being a candidate, I said: I am a presidential candidate,” he told Vitali Klitschko, 42, ... Read More »