RTE viewers of documentary about Irish boxing legend Katie Taylor moved to tears as the former Olympic champion talks about no longer working with her dad and coach Peter Taylor

RTE viewers of documentary about Irish boxing legend Katie Taylor moved to tears as the former Olympic champion talks about no longer working with her dad and coach Peter Taylor

VIEWERS of a documentary on boxing legend Katie Taylor were moved to tears as Katie spoke about no longer working with her father Peter. The powerful doc, by Ross Whitaker, traces the career of the sports icon, 32, from her childhood in Bray, Co Wicklow, until the present day. Katie and her dad Peter It explained […]

Kendrick Williams wins Professional Boxing debut

Kendrick Williams wins Professional Boxing debut

Kendrick Williams’ first match as a professional boxer couldn’t have gone any better. The Shreveport native is now officailly 1-0 after a unimaous decision in his debut at Friday’s ShoBox event at the Stageworks of Louisiana. Kendrick Williams said, “It always means well to get a win in your backyard, but we have a lot […]

Pinoy boxer Mike Plania wins over Mexican foe by unanimous decision

Pinoy boxer Mike Plania wins over Mexican foe by unanimous decision

Published 4:38 PM, January 14, 2019 Updated 4:38 PM, January 14, 2019 UP AND COMING. Mike Plania draws inspiration from eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao. Photo from Plania’s Facebok HOLLYWOOD, USA – Mike Plania lined himself among probable Filipino world title contenders following a clear victory over Mexican Juan Antonio Lopez on Sunday night, January […]

CompuBox stats compare five of boxing’s top prospects

CompuBox stats compare five of boxing’s top prospects

Readers, you may well slot Teofimo Lopez atop your list of “best” prospects, or maybe you like the explosivity and upside of Shakur Stevenson, or maybe you think most highly of the West Coaster Vergil Ortiz. Maybe the Las Vegas resident Devin Haney, the prodigy, suggests to you that when all is said and done, […]

Cunningham: Lubin and Me Are a Dangerous Combination!

Cunningham: Lubin and Me Are a Dangerous Combination!

By Ryan Burton World class trainer Kevin Cunningham has been in the sport of boxing for a long time and has had a lot of success. He is most well known for his work with Cory Spinks and Devon Alexander, having led them to both world titles in multiple weight classes. Cunningham has most recently […]

Feuding French rappers seek to take dispute to boxing ring

Feuding French rappers seek to take dispute to boxing ring

Feuding French rappers seek to take dispute to boxing ring. (Photo: MGN Online) BRUSSELS (AP) — Two French rappers who fought a running battle inside a Paris airport with their entourages over the summer are seeking to take their dispute into a boxing ring in Belgium. Booba, one of France’s most successful rap artists, announced […]

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