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Franchise Ranking: Rocky

Rocky Balboa returns to theaters in “Creed” where he mentors the son of Apollo Creed. I haven’t seen it yet, but I’ve heard great things about it. 199 more words


What If Wladimir Klitschko Was Your P.E.*  Teacher?

While I understand that this would probably NEVER be the case, and that having a Doctoral degree in Sports Science in no way relegates one to teaching P.E. 538 more words


Klitschko And Fury Almost Identical On The Scales

Ahead of the world heavyweight showdown between Wladimir Klitschko and Tyson Fury, the boxers weighed in at a pound apart. 185 more words


Nice to see you?

It was twenty-three years ago when I last saw him. His eyes were closed and an oxygen mask was strapped to his mouth. His magnificent muscular torso was a tangle of tubes and sensors. 1,733 more words


Klitschko V Fury: Does the Challenger Have a Chance?

Tyson Fury was always destined to be a boxer.  The rest of his family have names like Peter and Hughie, more associated with rabbits and guys who bring you the news in musical form than men who make their livings destroying the faces of other men of a similar weight, but Tyson – that’s a name you give a guy who is going to be a fighter. 1,223 more words

Donaire-Quigg not happening until 2016

A fight between Manchester’s WBA super bantamweight world champion Scott Quigg (31-0-2, 23 KO) and the ‘Philippino Flash’ Nonito Donaire (35-3-0, 21 KO) has long been in the works, however, the latest reports from the US indicate that negotiations have come to an abrupt end. 243 more words


Ashley Theophane: “if Broner wins the WBA then I’ll be his first defence”

In the build-up to his fight on the Mayweather-Berto undercard this weekend, London’s Ashley Theophane (38-6-1, 11 KO) has stated that, should he win, he will fight Adrien Broner (30-2-0, 22 KO) if the Ohio native defeats Khabib Allakhverdiev for the vacant WBA ‘World’ title belt on October 3rd. 166 more words