Latest Boxing Blog Posts

S.O.G. + No Name Brand = No Fight

1 0 0 0 8/06/2016-Oakland, Ca. I nearly lost my dinner tonight, listening to the shills for HBO trying their damndest to make Andre (S.O.G.) Ward’s lopsided win over  who-he, Alexander Brand (25-1-19K) at Ward’s second home, Oracle Arena seem impressive. In fact, I refer to him as Oracle Ward. Maybe, I’m a cynic but…

Ontario Doubletree Hotel July 29, 2016 Ontario, California
DSC_0295A

2 0 0 0 By: John Pinto Photos by: John Pinto Thompson Boxing Promotions hosted the latest installment of their 2016 professional boxing series at the Ontario Doubletree Hotel on Friday, July 29th. Advertised as the “Path to Glory”, the show featured 5 bouts of varying intensity before a “Sold-out”, “Standing-Room-Only (SRO)” house. Before it…

Quiet Cannon July 8, 2016 Montebello, California
DSC_0446A

1 0 0 0 By: John Pinto Photos by: John Pinto On July 8th, All Star Boxing Promotions under the direction of Promoter Ed Holmes, and in association with The United Boxing Academy, presented the latest installment of “The Battle of the Rising Stars” for 2016. Presented at their regular venue, the Quiet Cannon in…

One Time + Showtime = Rematch Time…..

1 0 0 0 New York 06/25/2016 Our sport is riding high even without the annoying presence of Mr. Delusional. In fact boxing is so hot right now, I’m expecting   Mayweather to make some sorta’ announcement within the next couple of weeks,  about a fight he has upcoming or how much money he just spent.…