Chavez Jr. dominates rematch with Vanda

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. left no doubt with his performance Saturday night. Chavez dominated his 10-round super welterweight fight against Matt Vanda from start to finish for the unanimous decision victory at Mandalay Bay. It was a rematch of their July bout in Hermosillo, Mexico, where Chavez took a controversial split […]

Darchinyan stuns boxing world with historic win

Australia’s Vic Darchinyan was at his brutal best in Los Angeles today, scoring a stunning knockout victory in his historic super flyweight world title unification bout against Mexican champion Cristian Mijares. Darchinyan knocked Mijares down with a vicious uppercut in the first round and finished him off in the ninth with a powerful left. Read […]

THOM LOVERRO: Boxing a ‘niche’ sport? Not in this area

Boxing is on the ropes in the national sports landscape, often described by observers these days as a “niche” sport. If so, that niche is in the suburbs, where boxing is far from down for the count. In the D.C. area, in particular, the sport is thriving as spectator event: Five shows will be staged […]

Fighters make weight for November 1st showdown.

Top Rank‘s “Final Impact” PPV weights Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. 156 vs. Matt Vanda 156 Nonito Donaire 112 vs. Moruti Mthalane 111 Jorge Arce 115 vs. Isidro Garcia 115 Lamont Peterson 140 vs. Lanardo Tyner 140 Showtime Boxing Card weights Cristian Mijares 115 vs. Vic “The Raging Bull” Darchinyan115 Andre “Matrix” Dirrell 167.5 vs. Victor […]

In Honor of HALLOWEEN Scariest Looking Fighters.

Just a few of my choices of Boxers/Fighters who intimidate on looks alone. Look at the pics Here and Add your own to the List….