Category Archives: Boxing

Mike Tyson Returns to Boxing

Former heavyweight champion and one of the most effective knockout artists in history ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson has announced a return to the ring at the age of fifty-three. The former world champion has announced plans to participate in exhibition bouts to raise money for charity. After becoming the youngest heavyweight champion in history, at the… Read More »

Boxing Profile: Anthony Joshua

Anthony Joshua or AJ is a professional boxer who is currently two-time unified heavyweight world champion. He currently holds three out of the four major world championships. This includes the IBF, WBA (Super) and WBO belts. His last fight was with Andy Ruiz Jr who was previously the unified world champion after initially snatching the… Read More »

The Gypsy King Tyson Fury

Following a return to the ring after an absence in which former unified world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury battled depression and addiction, last week he was crowned WBC and Ring Magazine heavyweight champion of the world. Nicknamed the Gypsy King on account of his much-trumpeted traveller heritage, Tyson proclaimed in the wake of his stunning… Read More »

Boxing History: The Greatest Heavyweight Matchups of All Time

Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Frazier (1st October 1975) – Manilla, Philippines. Dubbed the “Thrilla in Manilla,” this fight is considered the greatest fight in the greatest heavyweight boxing trilogy of all time. Fresh and on his toes, Ali led the action with his pinpoint jab and unrivalled footspeed. As Frazier gradually warded off the probing… Read More »

Errol Spence Junior Defeats Shawn Porter by Split Decision

Errol Spence’s long-awaited match against fellow 147-lb champion Shawn Porter was a rare treat for boxing fans. One of the pound-for-pound bests of the time and IBF welterweight champion, Errol “The Truth” Spence is considered to have rarely been tested following his decisive win against Britain’s Kell Brook in 2017. Shawn Porter, WBC welterweight champion,… Read More »

Talksport Madness’ Boxing Round Up This Week

In the latest twist to the never-ending #MayweatherPacquiao2 saga, a video emerged earlier in the week featuring self-proclaimed TBE (The Best Ever) Floyd “Money” Mayweather mentioning a trip to Saudi Arabia to discuss a possible rematch with Philippine’s Manny Pacquaio. Following exciting performances in recent months, against Adrien Broner and Keith Thurman, Manny Pacquiao has… Read More »