Daily Archives: September 29, 2018

Boxing has exciting immediate future despite HBO departure – New York Post

New York Post Boxing has exciting immediate future despite HBO departureNew York PostIt's sad news for longtime employees who need to find new jobs. HBO carried boxing during the decades when so-called “free” television turned away from the sport following the death of Duk Koo Kim, who died from injuries sustained in a nationally … More: continued here

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World Boxing Super Series final: Callum Smith knocks out George Groves – BBC Sport

BBC Sport World Boxing Super Series final: Callum Smith knocks out George GrovesBBC SportCallum Smith ended fellow Briton George Groves' 16-month reign as WBA world super-middleweight champion and won the World Boxing Super Series with a stunning seventh-round knockout. The Liverpudlian, 28, landed a left hook to hurt Groves, who …Callum Smith beats George Groves via seventh-round knockout to win WBA …

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Boxing: Ancajas retains title after settling for a draw vs Mexican challenger – ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN News Boxing: Ancajas retains title after settling for a draw vs Mexican challengerABS-CBN NewsMANILA – Filipino Jerwin Ancajas retained the IBF junior bantamweight title after settling for a draw against Mexico's Alejandro Santiago Barrios in their title bout at the Oracle Arena, California Saturday (Manila time). After 12 rounds of action, the …Jerwin Ancajas Barely Retains Title, Fights To …

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Don Chargin, Hall of Fame boxing matchmaker, has died at 90 – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Don Chargin, Hall of Fame boxing matchmaker, has died at 90Los Angeles Times“Today, the sport of boxing lost a legend. For decades, "War a Week" Don Chargin was universally known as a titan of promoting and matchmaking. His events at the Olympic Auditorium were not to be missed, and along with his wife, Lorraine, he was the …and …

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How HBO’s cutting-edge ideas helped make boxing what it is today – Yahoo Sports

Yahoo Sports How HBO's cutting-edge ideas helped make boxing what it is todayYahoo Sports“You have to give Michael Fuchs a lot of credit for boxing becoming what it became at HBO,” said Ross Greenburg, who worked 33 years at the network and was president of HBO Sports from 2000-11. “He figured out that boxing was vacating the networks and …Merchant comments …

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Staples Center to host Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury on Dec. 1 – ESPN

ESPN Staples Center to host Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury on Dec. 1ESPN"Wilder versus Fury is a throwback to the glory days of heavyweight boxing — a 50/50 matchup between two larger-than-life athletes with towering physical frames and captivating personalities," Showtime Sports president Stephen Espinoza said. "Deontay …and more » More: continued here

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Boxing world pays tribute at Enzo Calzaghe funeral – BBC News – BBC News

BBC News Boxing world pays tribute at Enzo Calzaghe funeral – BBC NewsBBC NewsThe cream of the Welsh boxing world came together in a small town in the south Wales valleys for Enzo Calzaghe's funeral. Enzo, who arrived in Wales in the …Enzo Calzaghe funeral: Joe Calzaghe joined by boxing stars Nathan Cleverly and Enzo Maccarinelli at dad's funeral …The SunBoxing …

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HBO Sports KO’s Live Boxing Telecasts – Multichannel News (blog)

Multichannel News (blog) HBO Sports KO's Live Boxing TelecastsMultichannel News (blog)HBO is getting out of the live boxing TV business after 45 years of televising some of the biggest events in the history of the sweet science. With some 1,111 live boxing telecasts under its belt and one more fight telecast scheduled – the Oct. 27 …The Way I See …

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Serena Williams ‘not nice’ boxer Claressa Shields said | tennis, boxing – NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.au Serena Williams 'not nice' boxer Claressa Shields said | tennis, boxingNEWS.com.auBOXING champion Claressa Shields has slammed tennis champion Serena Williams, revealing why it's not always a good idea to meet your idols.Boxing champion Claressa Shields labels Serena Williams 'not nice' and 'not fan-friendly' after meetingFox Sportsall 155 news articles » More: continued here

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Eubank Jr back with win

Chris Eubank Jr got back to winning ways with a third-round TKO victory over JJ McDonagh on the World Boxing Super Series undercard in Jeddah. More: continued here

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Groves vs Smith – as it happened: Callum Smith wins World Boxing Super Series middleweight final with seventh round … – The Independent

The Independent Groves vs Smith – as it happened: Callum Smith wins World Boxing Super Series middleweight final with seventh round …The IndependentGeorge Groves and Callum Smith meet in the final of the inaugural World Boxing Super Series and will battle for the series crown as well as Groves' WBA Super Middleweight Title. After beating Chris Eubank jr in the …

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Sweatbox grows Columbus boxing community – Columbus Telegram

Columbus Telegram Sweatbox grows Columbus boxing communityColumbus Telegram“Boxing workout is totally different than any other kind of work out. Boxing's probably one of the best conditioning you can do,” Schleich said. “It builds discipline, determination, dedication, drive in younger adults and young kids too. If you want … More: continued here

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Video: Callum Smith knocks out George Groves to win World Boxing Super Series tournament – Bloody Elbow

Bloody Elbow Video: Callum Smith knocks out George Groves to win World Boxing Super Series tournamentBloody ElbowThe World Boxing Super Series super-middleweight tournament concluded on Friday in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, and fans saw Callum Smith (25-0, 18 KOs) score a minor upset win over fellow Englishman George Groves (28-4, 20 KOs) to become the new …Groves vs Smith – as it …

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Boxing champ: Serena Williams was an Olympic nightmare – New York Post

New York Post Boxing champ: Serena Williams was an Olympic nightmareNew York PostBoxing champion Claressa Shields has slammed tennis legend Serena Williams, revealing why it's not always a good idea to meet your idols. The 23-year-old WBA and IBF female middleweight and super middleweight world champion said Williams used to …Boxing champion Claressa Shields labels Serena Williams 'not nice' and 'not …

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Groves vs Smith – LIVE: Latest round-by-round updates from World Boxing Super Series middleweight final – The Independent

The Independent Groves vs Smith – LIVE: Latest round-by-round updates from World Boxing Super Series middleweight finalThe IndependentWhen is it? The fight is taking place on Friday 28 September. What time does it start? The fight is expected to start around 21:00 BST. Where is it? The World Boxing Super Series final is held at the King Abdullah Sports City …

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