15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 3)

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 3)

This series of articles explore 15 fights that every sports fan should know. [You can read “Part 1” by clicking this link here, or “Part 2” by  clicking here.]   11.) Marciano v Walcott Rocky Marciano went to the grave undefeated – but a 1952 fight against Jersey Joe Walcott almost changed that. Over 50 years later, this bout is still considered one […]

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 2)

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 2)

In this article, we’ll continue our examination of boxings biggest bouts. This list is includes a solid selection of fights to introduce readers to the sweet science. You can read “Part 1” by clicking this link here. 6.) Hagler v Hearns A lot of marquee match-up have cute nicknames – boxing promoters apparently love rhyming – but Hagler-Hearns had no such moniker. This […]

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 1)

15 Fights Everyone Should Know (Part 1)

Anyone who’s ever had a passing interest in boxing has probably wondered where to start. Well, in order to accommodate our readers in this regard, I’ve compiled a list of “15 Fights Everyone Should Know“.  These bouts are a great place for any aspiring observer of pugilism to begin their education. [NOTE: While boxers like Sam Langford and Jack Johnson clearly […]

Recap Of The One: Mayweather Vs. Canelo

Recap Of The One: Mayweather Vs. Canelo

  Floyd “Money” Mayweather (45-0) kept his career on track with a meticulously-performed majority decision over Mexican throwback Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, handing him a heartbreaking imperfection on his résumé.   Canelo was a game champion. Enchanted by his WBC, WBA, and Ring Magazine Light Middleweight straps, Alvarez stood man-to-man against Mayweather — who clipped him […]