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Brian Opal

Brian Opal

Saturday, 18 July 2015 18:56

Fights of Legend: Pryor vs. Arguello I

In the post Muhammad Ali era of the early 1980s, the sport of boxing was being carried by super-star household names such as “Sugar” Ray Leonard, Roberto Duran, Thomas Hearns and Marvin Hagler.

This past Saturday evening, Adrien “The Problem” Broner lost to “Showtime” Shawn Porter in a bout that was hyped as the battle of Ohio.

In the minds of some fight fans, the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao mega-fight didn’t live up to the years of build-up and tremendous hype that understandably led to great expectations.

The Super Bowl of boxing is finally here! The “fight of the century” between pound-for-pound king of the ring Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and global boxing-icon Manny “Pac-Man” Pacquiao is tomorrow night.

There’s a short, distinct list of epic trilogies that stick out like a splinter in the minds of most boxing historians and die-hard fans.
In the minds of many American fight fans, the heavyweight division will be re-energized and resuscitated on Saturday, Jan. 17 when fellow countryman and undefeated knockout-artist Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32 KOs) challenges Bermane Stiverne (24-1-1, 21 KOs) for his WBC title.
Thursday, 27 November 2014 17:13

Mike Tyson: Top 25 quotes

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