Breaking down Andre Ward vs Chad Dawson

“Bad” Chad Dawson (Black trunks) A slick, crafty southpaw coming straight off a close decision of an all time great Bernard Hopkins. Fighting out of New Haven, Connecticut and coming into this fight with only one loss to the heavy handed Jean Pascal. He is a very tall 6’3″ and held a 5inch reach advantage […]

Hopkins vs Trinadad

Felix “Tito” Trinadad Felix “Tito” Trinadad (Puerto Rican flag trunks) is a fearsome puncher with big power in both hands. He’s got a good chin and had walked through most of the welterweight division. He then stepped up and won a belt at 160lbs. His power stayed with him in his new weight class knocking […]

Ali vs Terrell (“What’s my Name”)

The intro/Earnie Terrell Before I write anything about this fight it’s very important to understand the politics of the time. This fight took place in 1967 at the height of the Vietnam war and civil rights movements. After winning the title in 1965 against the monstrous Sonny Liston, Ali (then Cassius Clay) converted to Islam […]

Breaking down The WAR: Hagler vs Hearns

Tomas “The Hitman/The Motor City Cobra” Hearns Thomas Hearns is an incredible fighter. Easily one of the biggest punchers of all time with knockout victories from 147lbs all the way up through the weight classes finishing his career at 175lbs. He is very tall for his weight and had freakishly long reach even for his […]

Marvin Hagler

The Opponent Alan Minter (white guy) is the current middleweight champion going into this fight. He is coming off a TKO victory over the relentless pressure fighter Vito Antuofermo to claim the title. He is a lanky southpaw who likes to maintain his diance and fight on the outside. “Marvelous” Marvin Hagler Hagler was a […]

Alexis Arguello

The opponent Ray Mancini (White shoes) is fighting out of Youngstown, Ohio. Following in the footsteps of his father Lenny who was a top contender in the 1940’s, before taking a wound in WW2 that cut his career short. Mancini is the number 3 lightweight in the world, he is a very tough body puncher […]

Breaking down Gatti vs Ward 1

“Irish” Mickey Ward Those of you who say the movie “The fighter” already know him. He is a tough as nails inside fighter. He is well known for his nasty left hook to the body and brutal non-stop come forward assault. Hailing from the broken down mill town of Lowell, Mass this guy was always […]