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Gary Russell- Speed Kills AND Thrills

0 0 0 0 5/19/2018-Nat’l Harbor, Md.- If the sight impaired people called Lomachenko-Linares a FOTY candidate, what did they think of last night’s thriller between Gary Russell Jr. (28-1-17K),WBC featherweight boss and El Monte’s  JoJo Diaz Jr. (26-0-14K? IMO opinion last night’s war was a no brainer. Going into this match, I figured the…

Maybe I Need My Old Eyes Checked….

0 0 0 0 5/13/18- MSG- N.Y.- I missed the original airing of the Vasily Lomachenko  fight against WNA lightweight champ Jorge Linares. Now, I’ve deduced I either need my eyes examined or get my tv fixed. After  Lomachencko (10-1-8K) stopped the champ in the tenth round with a combo capped off by a hard…

Vargas Again Donates to the Blood Bank

0 0 0 0 5/13/ Turning Stone Resort and Casino, NY. Rey Vargas (31-0-22K) v. Azat Hovhannisyan (14-2-11K). Has tall and talented WBC 122lb champion Rey Vargas ever left the ring without looking like he went ten with Eddy Scissorshands? This guy says he doesn’t “like to get hit”, but you can’t prove that by…

Ali Should Fire His Corner

0 0 0 0 5-13-18-Turning Stone Casino-N.Y.- I thought I was watching the NBA Playoffs, the way Sadam Ali got bounced around by Jamie Mungia Last night. Sadam Ali (26-1-14K) v. Jamie Mungia (28-0-24K) In his last fight, a title winning effort against retiring great, Miguel Cotto, the flashy Ali found himself facing a MUCH…