**** The 168-pound division takes its first high-profile step into the post-Super Six era Saturday night when tournament runner-up Carl Froch meets perpetual challenger-in-waiting Lucian Bute at the Nottingham…Read More
Sound & Fury: Andre Ward & Stardom, Mosley-Pacquiao Aftermath, The Berto Business (As Usual), Horrid Hopkins
***** (Welcome to another edition of Sound & Fury, the boxing column that blackens eyes and skips clichés. This week TCS takes a look at Andre Ward and his “starmaking” win over Arthur…Read More
***** Two European hard cases go head-to-head in Helsinki tomorrow night when Carl Froch and Arthur…Read More
(Welcome to another edition of Sound & Fury, the boxing column that blackens eyes and skips clichés.…Read More
Some sort of meditation or other. ****** The Super Six suffered another body shot when Mikkel Kessler…Read More
Carl Froch has finally found a locale for his Super Six bout with Arthur Abraham that fails to give…Read More
SOUND & FURY: Khan Kayoed by Cup, Froch Keeps Kvetching, Andre Berto Buzz Boggles, & Cotto-Foreman Ratings Fudged
When Sky Sports passed on broadcasting the Amir Khan-Joel Casamayor mismatch because it conflicted…Read More
Mikkel Kessler salvaged his Super Six ambitions last night by scoring a 12-round unanimous decision…Read More
Sound & Fury: Mayweather-Mosley Nastiness, Tavoris Cloud Befuddles Yet Again, Nevada State Athletic Commission Shenanigans, & How Much $$$ Would It Take For You To Let Nonito Donaire Break Your Face?
The Floyd Mayweather-Shane Mosley mini-media tour has already dipped its toe into boorishness and it…Read More
SOUND & FURY: The Strange Case of Amir Khan, Minimum Requirements for the “Bad Decision” Club, The Super Six Sinks Some More, Pavlik Eyes The Big Time Once Again, Bernard Hopkins & Selective Trash Talk
Two of the least pleasant personalities in boxing–Bernard Hopkins and Roy Jones Jr.–have…Read More
Sound & Fury: Bute Upstages The Super Six, Funeka Bamboozled, False Narratives, and, A Strange Detour for Pacquiao-Mayweather?
Lucian Bute, now 25-0, was spectacular in demolishing tough Librado Andrade in four rounds. This is…Read More