Pro Boxing

Results from last week where a title was on the line

Kad Choengdoi, Chiang Mai, Thailand, September 3rd. Oleydong Sithsamerchai vs. Pornsawan Porpramook for the WBC strawweight title (both boxers weighed in at 105 lbs.). The exciting fight ended in a draw. Judge: Franz Marti scored it 114-114, Judge: Benjamin Rendon 114-114 and Judge: Thawut Plumsamran 114-113 in favor of Oleydong Sithsamerchai. This development was a […]

Fifty greatest punchers of all time

As selected by The Ring Magazine in their 2003 Yearbook. Joe Louis Sam Langford Jimmy Wilde Archie Moore Sandy Saddler Stanley Ketchel Jack Dempsey Bob Fitzsimmons George Foreman Earnie Shavers Sugar Ray Robinson Ruben Olivares Wilfredo Gomez Rocky Marciano Sonny Liston Mike Tyson Bob Foster Thomas Hearns Khaosai Galaxy Alexis Arguello Carlos Zarate Max Baer […]

James Toney versus Randy Couture, a disappointing performance

On Saturday night, James Toney let his sport down. He also let himself down. At least that’s what his many fans thought. As a representative of boxing, let it be known that James “Lights Out” Toney hardly trained at all for his Mixed Martial Arts bout with Randy Couture. The promoters insinuated that he had […]

Mark Anthony Diaz goes the distance but loses the decision

Thursday, Mark Anthony Diaz, the former boxing trainer who allegedly opened fire at the Pacific Coast Boxing gym on April 7, in Vista, Ca. after being barred from the location, had his day in court, San Diego Municipal Court. After being formerly charged with the murder of Hector Gil, a fellow volunteer trainer, and wounding […]

Eye on the Heavyweight division

Saturday, August 21, at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, Tomasz Adamek (42-1-0, 27 KO’s) won a hard fought twelve round unanimous decision victory over Michael Grant to retain his IBF International belt and capture the vacant NABO title. Once again, the six foot one and a half inch tall Adamek proved he could […]

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