August 18,2014 Dana weighs in on Jones-Cormier-Gus The moment Alexander Gustafsson heard the news that Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier was off after Jones suffered a leg injury, the former light heavyweight No. 1 contender took immediately to social media to express his interest in fighting Jones … Continue reading August 18,2014 Peyton Sher passes at 90 One of boxing’s midwest giants Peyton Sher, who guided careers of Tim Austin, Frankie Randall, Ivy Brown, Tony Chiviarini, started heavyweights James Buster Douglass and Tommy Morrison among others, passed away on Saturday in the evening, losing a battle with … Continue reading August 18,2014 Nieves Class of Toledo Club Show By Lindy Lindell at ringside Photos by Michael Dubicki Clevelander Antonio Nieves, 8-0, showed the look and class of being the area’s first sub-featherweight (he’s a 122-pounder) in a couple of decades; he pounded out a solid, if not sensational, … Continue reading August 18,2014 Results from Denver By Chris Morris and Eric ‘Sugar Foot’ Duran at ringside Photos by Michael V. Ornelas Rick Lopez, Devin Lopez and Alex Medina are the lead men at New Generation Fight Promotions and they put on a nice club show on … Continue reading August 18,2014 Boxing Buzz Kell Brook eyes a showdown with Amir Khan after beating Shawn Porter this weekend. (More) Khan says he’s “up to the challenge.” More Former boxing manager Frank Maloney makes his first boxing appearance – in a “sophisticated blue dress and a blonde … Continue reading August 17,2014 Boxing Buzz Former world champion Abner Mares tweeted last Friday that he’s happy and excited to announce that he’s officially part of Team Al Haymon. WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson will no longer be fighting on September 27th in Montreal after … Continue reading August 17,2014 Fight Night Bangor Post-fight Six fighters joined the UFC president Dana White at the UFC Fight Night Bangor post-fight press conference: Sara McMann, Tim Boetsch, Alan Jouban, Ross Pearson, and headliners Ovince Saint Preux and Ryan Bader . . . Click here for more … Continue reading August 17,2014 Amir Khan, Kell Brook talk Grudge-Match, potential British Mega-Fight By James Slater While the debate about who deserved the decision last night in Carson – new IBF welterweight champ Kell Brook or former champ Shawn Porter – goes on amongst fans, Brook and fellow British star Amir Khan are … Continue reading August 17,2014 Roach: Pacquiao wont wait on Mayweather Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach says Manny Pacquiao “won’t wait for Mayweather,” Frankie Gomez “will knock Khan out,” and Gennady Golovkin is “highly protected.”