Suggestions...

Billiam-Smith: This is a big step up for Thorley

Commonwealth cruiserweight champion Chris Billiam-Smith has warned Welshman Nathan Thorley that he f

Carroll treating Hughes clash like a world title fight

Former IBF 130lbs title challenger Jono Carroll is in a rich vein of form, but he is taking nothing

Covid update: Ten fighters to watch

It was June 9 that boxing began its slow, careful comeback after almost three months of Covid-19 loc

Former K1 star Sugden has the boxing kick

Newark’s Chad Sugden excelled as a kickboxer before opting to take the path of boxing. Now he is a

McKenna: ‘Sharp’ Campbell stops Garcia

With first-hand experience of both men, rising Irish star Stevie McKenna believes Luke Campbell will

Eubank Jr. helping trainer Jones prepare for Tyson

Chris Eubank Jr. is helping trainer Roy Jones Jr. prepare for his fight with Mike Tyson and he can

Walker: I’ve seen things I can exploit in McGregor

Ryan Walker may not be a familiar name to some fight fans but he plans to change all that when he me

In this corner with Russ Anber: An insider’s view of T...

In his latest column for Boxing Social, boxing’s master of all trades Russ Anber reflects on his f

Tyson in ‘search and destroy’ mood

The fight between contemporary legends Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. is, in theory, an eight-round ex

Just over a month has passed since Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin engaged into battle, with the WBC, WBA, IBO, IBF and Lineal World Middleweight Championships on the line; many felt the slugfest would determine the ongoing pound-for-pound supremacy debate once and for all.

Since the day of the fight, overwhelming numbers have disputed whether Canelo deserved the draw against Golovkin. Golovkin threw more, landed more and more importantly dictated the tempo of the fight too by carrying the fight to Canelo the whole night. Many were astounded at the scoring of judge Adelaide Byrd who ludicrously scored the bout 118-110 in favour of Canelo.

IBF Super Middleweight champion, James DeGale (23-1-1) recently touched on his summations of the fight with On The Ropes Boxing Radio. “It was a fantastic fight, a very entertaining fight. A lot of people are screaming that it was a robbery, I didn’t see it like that. I thought it was a close fight, Golovkin probably just nicked it, there wasn’t much in it. Some of Canelo’s work was lovely, some of his shots were the more eye-catching shots. I think he was making Golovkin miss a lot, but it was one of those fights where it depends what you like,” DeGale stated when evaluating the classic matchup between ‘a bull and the matador’.

Continue Reading