Tag: Boxing

July 14, 2017 Fago Franklin No comments exist

Laila Ali admitted in the Netflix’s show Chelsea that she wanted to build her own destiny and not be shadowed in the footsteps of her father, Muhammad Ali. She wanted to show the world that she could create her own legacy by going out in the ring and dominating. Ali wanted to show the world…

June 17, 2017 John Davis No comments exist

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Andre Ward won’t apologize for the close decision that Sergey Kovalev insists should have gone his way when the light heavyweights fought in November. Still, he’s eager to clear up any remaining doubts when they meet Saturday night in a 175-pound title rematch. “I am looking forward to making a statement…

May 10, 2017 Dean Perretta No comments exist

Ann Osman (5-3) holds the distinct honor of being the first-ever Malaysian-born Muslim female professional Mixed Martial Arts athlete to compete at the apex level of the rapidly growing sport in Asia. The ever-focused and positive 30-year-old has swiftly knocked out a series of unsavory stereotypes as many hard-hitting opponents since her crowning professional debut in…

February 19, 2017 Fago Franklin No comments exist

After a 10 month ban for, Welterweight boxer Adrien Broner decided to fight Adrian Granados on Saturday. Broner and Granados had a slug fest which came down to a decision at the end of the match. Broner scored 97-93 and 96-94 on two scorecards, while Granados scored 97-93 on one card. “I knew that Adrian Granados was…