Chris Martin signs with Thompson Boxing Promotions

From Orange, California came the headline, “The infallible four!!!! Thompson Boxing Promotions inks Christopher Martin, Juan Reyes, Javier Torres and Derrick Murray

A radiant Jackie Nava shares her happiness with family and friends

Felicidades! Felicidades! Fe-li-ci-da-des! Tuesday’s Twitter announcement has everyone in a twitter: Jackie Nava announced that she is with child. So, it will be awhile before we see the Aztec Princess climbing through the ropes. The super bantamweight champion will be on a hiatus for at least a year to be a mom. This was announced by […]

Brockton, Massachusetts pays tribute to Rocco Francis Marchegiano

Sixty years ago today in Philadelphia, the legendary Rocky Marciano stopped Jersey Joe Walcott in the 13th round to become the heavyweight champion of the world. In doing so he put the small town of Brockton, Massachusetts on the map.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. needs our help, again

Once again, the well known boxer and fan favorite, Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr., has his face pasted all over the Internet. The crux of the matter, he has a gambling problem, needs counseling on public speaking and family matters, plus he needs help unloading an expensive car. It wouldn’t be so bad if he had just […]

Requiem for a heavyweight: Bert Cooper still fighting

I recently went to visit my family in the Philadelphia area, my hometown. While there, I decided to visit the local boxing gyms to compare them to what we have out here on the West Coast. While at the Upper Darby Boxing Gym, I was amazed to run into a 46 year-old veteran of many […]

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