This Week(end) In Boxing- 5/18/2018

This Week(end) In Boxing- 5/18/2018

We are almost halfway through 2018 and have had some great bouts so far. We’ve seen Pound for Pound fighters go at it, a few big fights fall through and even a few upsets as well. This Saturday has a line-up involving a few interesting match-ups, let’s take a closer look. Read more

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Rankings Updated For May 2018

Rankings Updated For May 2018

This is just an update of the rankings page to reflect the results as of May 9th 2018. Notable changes include Jesse Hart’s move onto the Super Middleweight rankings as well as Dilian Whyte moving up onto the Heavyweight list. Take a peak and let me know where you agree and disagree on Twitter @TheGreatToddMan.

Daniel Jacobs: Going Strong, or Falling Apart?

Daniel Jacobs: Going Strong, or Falling Apart?

Former Middleweight World Champion Daniel Jacobs (34-2 29KO), won a hard fought battle against tough as nails challenger Maciej Sulecki (26-1 10KO) this weekend. The bout was quite competitive for a stint with Sulecki using elusive movement and a frequent jab while Jacobs landed counter punches that were effective, but not quite on the button. The bout seemed fairly close until the final round, when Jacobs set himself apart with a telling blow, causing Sulecki to touch the canvas for the first time in his career. He beat the count, but lost the fight on all score cards. What should have been a welcome victory for Jacobs, seems to have turned into a world of criticism, speculating that Jacobs is isn’t the fighter he was a year or two ago. Let’s take a more in depth look at these accusations. Read more