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The rise of lower weight superstars

The world has been talking about Manny Pacquiao vs Floyd Mayweather Jr. – It has been a super fight, however it didn’t live up to the hype that it was given.  Most boxing experts didn’t expect a brawl – or a fight where both fighters came toe-to-toe.  It was exciting to me, however most do not know that the fighters in the lower weight divisions have just as much talent, as the fighters at higher weights do. The lower weight boxers, do not get the recognition that they deserve.

Perfect time to give the Flyweights a chance

Over the last few years I have done my best to push the smaller weight divisions on forums and through various articles. I have tried to help fans watch some of the most amazing and eye catching fights we’ve had in recent years. Bouts like Adrian Hernandez Vs Kompayak Porpramook I, Akira Yaegashi Vs Pornsawan Porpramook, Koki Eto Vs Kompayak Porpramook, Koki Eto Vs Ardin Diale, Giovani Segura Vs Ivan Calderon, Roman Gonzalez Vs Juan Francisco Estrada and Hernan Marquez Vs Luis Concepcion I, have all been FOTY candidates.

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Tim Tszyu rejects proposal to fight Jeff Horn behind closed…

Tim Tszyu rejects proposal to fight Jeff Horn behind closed doors

Rising junior middleweight contender Tim Tszyu 15-0 (11) says he doesn’t want to fight Jeff Horn 20-2-1 (13) in front of an empty stadium. The pair were due to clash at Queensland Country Bank Stadium in Townsville, Australia on April 22 but the f…

Anthony Joshua "extremely interested" in facing Tyson Fury next

Anthony Joshua

Matchroom Boxing boss Eddie Hearn says Anthony Joshua would be “extremely interested” in fight Tyson Fury next if a step aside deal can be reached with Deontay Wilder. Fury claimed the WBC heavyweight championship with a dominant seventh-round kno…

Amir Khan considering retirement while in coronavirus lockdown

Amir Khan considering retirement while in coronavirus lockdown

Amir Khan 34-5 (21) is considering calling time on his glittering career. The former unified junior welterweight champion turned pro 15 years ago after winning Olympic silver in London. Khan has been contemplating his future as he sits at home …

Josh Taylor ponders his future after Glasgow homecoming cancelled

Josh Taylor ponders his future after Glasgow homecoming cancelled

Scottish world champion Josh Taylor 16-0 (12) fears his career might be sidelined for the rest of 2020 due to the global coronavirus pandemic. The 29-year-old added the WBA junior welterweight title to his IBF belt with a hard-fought points win ov…

Andre Ward breaks down Artur Beterbiev-Dmitry Bivol fight

Andre Ward breaks down Artur Beterbiev-Dmitry Bivol fight

Former pound-for-pound number one Andre Ward has broken down a potential matchup between WBC and IBF light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev 15-0 (15) and his WBA counterpart Dmitry Bivol 17-0 (11). Ward, who retired undefeated in 2017 with a r…

Josh Warrington looking to emulate his heroes, planning US invasion

Josh Warrington looking to emulate his heroes, planning US invasion

IBF featherweight champion Josh Warrington 30-0 (7) is looking to emulate the achievements of his heroes Ricky Hatton, Joe Calzaghe, Lennox Lewis and Prince Naseem Hamed. The 29-year-old ‘Leeds Warrior’ was scheduled to face China’s WBA 126-pound …

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