Category Archives: Columns

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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…

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Looking Back at Joshua Vs. Klitschko

By Jake Collins @MelancholyFolly Firstly, it’s fantastic to look back on such a high profile Heavyweight fight and say – “Yeah, that was brilliant”. This fight had pretty much everything:…

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Return of the Machine: Lucas Matthysse Returns this Saturday on the Canelo vs. Chavez Undercard

By: Dallas Orysiuk (@Chargers204) This Saturday, on HBO PPV, Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. square off in an action packed Mexican slug fest. The Cinco De Mayo boxing…

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Canelo Returns this Weekend with his Status as Boxing’s Cash Cow Challenged

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Since Floyd Mayweather’s retirement in September 2015 – ignoring his apparent un-retirement for MMA superstar Conor McGregor – it has been Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez who has…

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A Brief View on Joshua Vs. Klitschko

By John Hoolan @TheBoxingMadMan Klitschko Vs Joshua – A Few Thoughts. There has been a lot written and said about the upcoming Anthony Joshua Vs Wladimir Klitschko fight. Some have…

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FirstClassBoxing Give Our Predictions For Joshua Vs. Klitschko

This Saturday night in front of 90,000 fans at Wembley Stadium, the young lion will take on the old master… Anthony Joshua will take on Wladimir Klitschko for the IBF,…