Tag Archives: world champion

Victor Dubuisson, The Makings Of A Great

By winning the Turkish Airlines Open, Victor Dubuisson changed dimension. A first victory on the European Tour and dedication to the young French 23-year-old former world amateur champion, which includes the top 10 in the Race to Dubai. Wore a great champion in the making. Victor Dubuisson where the route of a gifted boy. The resident of the Principality of ... Read More »

Trust And Mistrust Among Blacks

As they prepare to meet the XV de France in Saint-Denis Saturday, the All Blacks tackle this appointment with the confidence gained in their last outings. But be wary of the Blues. A beautiful opponent. Traveling in Europe for their fall tour, the All Blacks begin their tour of the Old Continent by France on Saturday in Saint-Denis. Before challenging ... Read More »

Tests In November:The XV Of France To A Black Page

The XV of France rushes groping in the tunnel test matches in November, hoping that its strategy, namely against the best to progress, eventually pay, why not face New Zealand on Saturday. Fast or slow digestion? If a rich menu was concocted XV of France in 2013, including four matches against the world champions All Blacks (three in June and ... Read More »

WGC-HSBC champions champion Dustin Johnson

Dustin Johnson won his first world championship by dominating the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai. Relegated to three shots, Ian Poulter replace the Race to Dubai, while Graeme McDowell finished third, close behind Henrik Stenson. Bourdy ends at a beautiful 21st. The last part of the WGC-HSBC Champions held all its promises. In a game that felt good Ryder Cup between ... Read More »

WGC-HSBC Champions: McIlroy Keeps His Word.

Despite a precarious position in the ranking of the Race, Rory McIlroy did not succumb to pressure. After one round, the young Northern Irish player is leading the tournament with two shots ahead of the Spaniard Fernandez-Castano and Welsh Donaldson. Bourdy and Jacquelin Already Distanced! The words. First. Then acts. Rory McIlroy went from theory to practice during the first ... 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 »

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 »

A Strategic Alliance

MONTREAL – Without necessarily being hostile brothers, Groupe Yvon Michel (GYM) and InterBox conducted their operations separately during the last decade. Both promoters have even worked a few times over the years, for two fights between Jean Pascal and Adrian Diaconu including, preparing to repeat the experiment for which oppose megachoc Pascal Lucian Bute on January 18th. But the balance ... Read More »

Two Winning Numbers

How many times boxing fans have they been told not to miss this or that fight because it would be one year or better yet, one of the decade? Unfortunately, too often duels in question have not been up to expectations and many have vowed to never get caught. Floyd Mayweather and son Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is the latest incarnation ... Read More »