The Right Way to Train for Boxing

Planning to take boxing as your sport?  It is important to learn the proper training for boxing. You might need to look for a trainer that will teach you the proper boxing techniques. As a start, this article will teach you the right way to train for boxing. Why Learn Boxing? There are many reasons why people are trying to learn the sport of boxing. Some consider it a great workout, which requires a person’s endurance, speed, power, agility, and even mental toughness. It pushes you to the limit because…

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The 5 Best Fights to Watch This Weekend (Oct. 19-21)

Boxing, unlike any major sport, is a challenge to keep up with. It’s rare when a boxer takes months touring and promoting their upcoming bout. Rogue promoters and their stable of fighters often fall in and out of relationships with cable networks and streaming services. And most memorable battles come and go far away from mainstream television. For help navigating the sport’s sporadic schedule, look no further. Here are the top five boxing matches to watch in the third weekend of October.   Honorable mention: Francisco Rodriguez vs. Tyson Marquez How to watch: Televisa…

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Canelo Alvarez vs. Rocky Fielding NYC Press Conference Recap

Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) sent the boxing world into a frenzy and effectively changed the game by signing an 11-fight deal worth $365 million dollar with DAZN to exclusively have the rights to show his fights on their streaming platform moving forward. That deal represents the largest contract in sports history. Yes you read that right, not just in boxing, but in any sport. The first fight for Canelo in his new partnership with DAZN will be December 15 when he takes on WBA Regular Super Middleweight champion Rocky…

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Photos | Canelo Alvarez vs. Rocky Fielding NYC Press Conference

Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) will usher in a new era in the sport by signing an 11-fight deal with global sports streaming leader DAZN. The journey begins Saturday, December 15 when Canelo makes his first appearance at the historic Madison Square Garden challenging Rocky Fielding (27-1, 15 KOs) for his WBA Super Middleweight world title. This groundbreaking deal with Canelo will be the richest athlete contract in sports history. All photos by Brant Wilson/Round By Round Boxing   Source link

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Eddie Hearn Calls Canelo to DAZN Move a “Game Changer”

Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) – the undisputed king of pay-per-view boxing – will usher in a new era in the sport by signing an 11-fight deal with global sports streaming leader DAZN. The journey begins Saturday, Dec. 15 when Canelo makes his first appearance at the historic Madison Square Garden challenging Rocky Fielding (27-1, 15 KOs) for his WBA Super Middleweight World Title. This groundbreaking deal with Canelo will be the richest athlete contract in sports history. As part of the partnership, Golden Boy Promotions will put on up…

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Canelo Alvarez Signs Historic $365 Million Deal with DAZN

Hot off the heels of HBO’s announcement that they would no longer be involved with boxing, the sports biggest cash cow and former HBO Pay-Per-View star, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez announced a deal with streaming service with DAZN on Wednesday that will make him the highest paid athlete in the world (according to ESPN). The record-shattering deal is a five-year, 11-fight agreement worth a minimum of $365 million with DAZN. Canelo’s historic deal is the richest athlete contract in sports history–even more than the 13-year, $325 million agreement that New York Yankees baseball…

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What’s Next For Terence “Bud” Crawford?

Fight number two at Welterweight looked much like fight number one. Crawford outskilled, then knocked out the so called bigger man. It’s clear that moving up in weight has done nothing to diminish Crawford in any way. The question of whether his punching power would travel with him has been seemingly answered as well. Although he’s looked impressive, I think it’s time for a step up in competition. No disrespect to both Jeff Horn and Jose Benavidez Jr., but they aren’t exactly world beaters. Don’t get me wrong, they’re good,…

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Canelo Alvarez Receives WBC Title in Mexico

CANELO ALVAREZ RECEIVES WBC MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD TITLE AT MUSEO SOUMAYA IN MEXICO CITY CANELO TO FACE WBA SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION ROCKY FIELDING IN NEW YORK CITY DEBUT ON SATURDAY, DEC. 15 AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN Tickets on Sale Wednesday, Oct. 17 at Noon ET/9:00 a.m. PT! MEXICO CITY (Oct. 15, 2018): Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) received his WBC Middleweight World Title today at Museo Soumaya in Mexico City in recognition of his spectacular victory against Gennady “GGG” Golovkin in September. Canelo also received the Cinturon Chiapaneco and the…

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Sonny Fredrickson Talks Main Event Against Manuel Mendez

On Thursday, November 1, 2018, Fight Night DC returns to the Washington Hilton in Washington DC for its annual charity event featuring an entertaining night of fights. According to the Fight Night DC website, the late Joseph E. Robert Jr. started Fight Night nearly 30 years ago as an opportunity to bring his friends and colleagues together for a fun night to support a great cause–improving the lives of at-risk children throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. After featuring a full slate of MMA action in 2017, this years Fight Night event…

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WBO Statement on Billy Joe Saunders

WBO President Francisco ‘Paco’ Valcárcel, Esq reacted on Billy Joe Saunders’ public comments regarding his world title status. “B.J. Saunders has voluntarily vacated the WBO Middleweight Title, and publicly apologized for his violation of the Massachusetts Athletic Commission’s anti-doping regulations”. “Therefore, the clash between Demetrius Andrade and Walter Kautondonkwa scheduled for October 20th will now be for the vacant World Crown”. “Also, I will recommend to the WBO Executive Committee that Saunders receives a six month suspension for his transgression”.   Photo: Vincent Ethier   Source link

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