Category Archives: Columns

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Can Broner Spring Upset Against Heavy Favourite Garcia?

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Betting odds are often misleading, particularly in boxing. In a world where Buster Douglas can derail the ferocious Mike Tyson, placing money on one man’s chances…

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We Can Officially Get Excited About The Cruiserweight WBSS Tournament

By Jake Collins (@MelancholyFolly) I don’t think anyone of us truly expected the Cruiserweight tournament to have the line-up it has. I’ll be truthful, I expected a couple of good…

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What Next For Sergey Kovalev?

By Jake Collins (@MelancholyFolly) The result of the first fight between Andre Ward will continue to be disputed for a long time. Regrettably, I fear the manner of the outcome…

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Fight Preview – Ward Vs. Kovalev… The Rematch is all About Adjustments

By Jake Collins (@MelancholyFolly) A lot of us doubted it would happen for the first time and we shared equal scepticism at the rematch happening. Charades we are as this…

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Risk vs. Redemption for Brook against Spence

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) It’s been a long time since a welterweight has burst onto the scene in as spectacular a way as Errol Spence Jr. His rise has been…

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Just How ‘Flying’ is British Boxing at the Moment?

By Jake Collins (@MelancholyFolly) “British boxing is back on the map!” is something I’ve seen a lot of over the last year or so. Is it currently at its highest…

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Crawford Stuck Treading Water Ahead of Diaz Clash

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Terence Crawford is simultaneously in an enviable and unenviable position. He has long since solidified himself as the standout junior welterweight in the world, possessing the…

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Canelo-Chavez Jr: Did They Just Fool Us?

By: Jerome Souza (@FirstClassBox) In what was expected to be an all-out Mexican war to add to a history of legendary boxing matches, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez…

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After Contrasting Outings, is Canelo Now Favourite vs. GGG?

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) On Saturday night, after a fight that failed to live up to expectations, one that surely will was announced. The long-awaited middleweight match-up between Gennady ‘GGG’…

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Parker Keeps Ticking Over as Heavyweight Division Continues to Simmer

By Alex beard (@alex_beard17) An argument can be made for the lack of quality in the heavyweight division compared to yesteryear – but there is no denying that the heavyweight…