Following a heavy training session with his son Christopher Eubank Jr, Chris Eubank took time to answer questions regarding the best opponents he fought in own legendary career. Divided into categories as The Ring had done with his rivals Steve Collins and Nigel Benn, Eubank gives us his verdicts. … [Read more...] about Boxer Chris Eubank on The Best He Fought
Bumping into none of other than former WBO middle/super-middle champ of the 90s (and comical English icon) Chris Eubank in the lobby of the Mayfair Hotel in London was a pleasure in itself. … [Read more...] about Chris Eubank Sr: How I would’ve beaten a peak Jones Jr!
The man known as 'Simply The Best' in his pioneering day gives us his great insight. Chris Eubank, how can Saul Alvarez defeat Floyd Mayweather Jr? … [Read more...] about Chris Eubank Sr on Mayweather/Canelo, Adrien Broner, Herol Graham, Money, Much More
Chris Eubank, the fight that made you was Nigel Benn in 1990. You seemed to come out of nowhere, what gave you the belief that you could beat somebody like Benn? Doug DeWitt, Iran Barkley - I had already sparred with men like this in New York as a teenager. Guys like Alex Ramos and Richard Burton, who I thought hit just as hard as Benn, though in the fight I would find out … [Read more...] about Chris Eubank Senior talks Benn, Calzaghe, Haye-Fury, Froch-Groves and Much More
Another fascinating Q&A session with one of the greatest post-war European boxers, Chris Eubank Sr. We delve into his early career and thoughts on his best fights and ring displays and just why he never crossed the pond. Be inspired! … [Read more...] about Chris Eubank Senior details difficult rise to top
Former WBO middleweight/super-middleweight crown-holder from 1990 to 1995, and Global Sports Star and British Celebrity, Chris Eubank Senior was one of the slickest and most efficient boxers on the circuit in the 90s -- often able to win fights with a very low out-put based on a slippery, backfoot style, punching accuracy and pleasing aesthetics. … [Read more...] about Chris Eubank Senior discusses boxing technique
Talk to us about the dedication required to be a pro boxer? Chris Eubank Sr (CESR): Oh, you want to talk about dedication, oh my God. OK... There is a thing called the 'Warriors Code', and what does it mean? Well... It means you have got to be clean. You have to be in the gym every day, on the road every day. If you put the hours in, you enjoy the reward. … [Read more...] about Chris Eubank Sr talks discipline, his sons and heroes
On Persistence Being Key; I won five or six world title fights against opponents who had more talent and ability than I had, and I won because I was persistent. I would say Nigel Benn, Gary Stretch, Graciano Rocchigiani, Dan Schommer, the American Lindell Holmes, and Michael (Watson) in our second fight were all better than me. The two world title fights I lost to Steve … [Read more...] about Chris Eubank Sr Talks Persistence And Skill!
On boxing being a dying sport: If boxing is in a demise, it started with Don King and pay-per-view, 10 years, 15 years ago. Young boxers to me would be scared to hook up with such a man as it seems most of the men he and his like had dealings with end up broke. He's no longer a major player in the business, but maybe many young men put themselves into other physical sports … [Read more...] about Chris Eubank on Don King, PPV, HBO, Herol Graham, James Toney, Roy Jones, Steve Collins, and more!
I believe it needs a governing body, like FIFA for soccer. But more importantly, in all honesty, if the game is suffering it's suffering from a lack of ostensible controversy and intensity. Like Tyson, Nigel and myself and Naseem used to do - remember how you just HAD to watch our fights, even your friends and acquaintances who weren't boxing followers. … [Read more...] about Chris Eubank on Boxing Politics
One of the finest European fighters ever (who started his boxing journey in America), Chris Eubank, kindly takes time to detail his career, from his days in the Bronx as an amateur and young pro, to his days trading blows with most of Britain's and the World's best. Enjoy. … [Read more...] about Former World Champion Boxer Chris Eubank Sr Career Q&A Session
By Keith Lambert Misunderstood was one word to describe Chris Eubank in his early prime days. Mistakenly thought of as obscenely arrogant, Eubank was merely proud and focused, and his body language reflected this in the ring. … [Read more...] about Chris Eubank Sr. on why/how he beat Nigel Benn and Michael Watson