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The Career Mode Glitch

Let’s take a little trip down memory lane.  Its 2011 and you’re a hardcore boxing fan probably still in your twenties.  It’s the weekend and boxing After Dark on HBO just ended.  The fights weren’t great, but they weren’t bad either.  You don’t have to work the next day, so you don’t have to go …

Miami Fight Night: Jan, 30th 2020 Fight Report by Shutterworth

Boxing’s most stacked card so far for the year 2020 made it’s way to South Florida to ride the Super Bowl wave. The good folks over at Matchroom Boxing and DAZN aired three world title fights on a Thursday night which is highly unheard of in the states. Usually Patscorpio is our media guy for …

12/21/2019 Post Fight Report – Terence Crawford vs Egidijus Kavaliauskas

            Madison Square Garden – one of the true meccas of boxing.  Now I’ve been to MSG to see various sports events since 2001, but the fact I would be covering a fight there for the first time was kind of surreal to me.  It would also be the latest stage for WBO Welterweight Champion …

10/18/19 Artur Beterbiev vs Oleksandr Gvozdyk Fight Report

Last weekend was a treat to be able to spend some time in one of my favorite cities in the world, Philadelphia, to catch the unification bout between Oleksandr Gvozdyk and Artur Beterbiev.  Not only were their respective WBC and IBF light heavyweight titles on the line, but the lineal one as well.   The trip …

Boxing and Brand Loyalty Don’t Mix

Although still a niche sport, boxing has grown tremendously in the past several years.  This is partly due to the emergence of digital platforms such as DAZN an ESPN Plus that feature prominent boxers from around the world plying their trade.  For the promotional entities that lack digital platforms to show new fights (PBC), they …

7/13/2019 Prudential Center: Greer Jr vs Potapov / Stevenson vs Guevara – Fight Report

Last weekend,  I went to the great city of Newark, New Jersey to take in the Top Rank card at Prudential Center which was headlined by a doubleheader.  In an IBF 118 eliminator co main event, Joshua Greer faced Nikolai Potapov. In the main event was hometown hero Shakur Stevenson facing Alberto Guevara.  The untelevised …

6/29/2019 Dunkin Donuts Center: Demetrius Andrade vs Maciej Sulecki Fight Report

As a resident of New England, it’s always a treat when there are notable boxing cards that are held in my area.  By that I mean I can attend a card and come home immediately afterwards.  Not that I don’t like travel overnight  to go see fights because I do.  It is a hobby of …

The Death of the Super-Fight

The Death of the Super-fight. Once upon a time in boxing, the biggest fights were usually the best fights.  Therefore, creating the term super-fight which usually consisted of a bout between two highly touted boxers that were sitting at the top of the sport.  Super-fights were usually regulated to pay per view since they would …

3/9/2019 Turning Stone Casino: Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr Fight Report

Once again I took myself on the road to upstate New York.  A 4+ hour drive to one of my favorite venues as of late, Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, NY. Catch a Matchroom Boxing USA card headlined by 2 spectacular title fights on paper.  In the main event Dmitry Bivol would defend his …

To Showcase or Not Showcase.

Over the past year, televised boxing has expanded beyond traditional viewing methods.  Digital streaming just happens to be the latest platform that the sport of boxing has conquered.  Boxing fans on the go can now whip out their phone, tablet, or laptop and load up an app to watch boxing.  Once you add up all …