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“Jean Pascal and the Light Heavyweight division” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents a special “Adonis, Sergei, Bernard, Beibut, and Jean” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”!!

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In the opening segment of the program, The Pugilist KOrner team will discuss this weekend’s action from Montreal Canada, as well as from Memphis, Tennessee. James and Joseph will examine the winning efforts Ivan Redkach, Jean Pascal, and many other talented fighters, as well as future match-ups within the talented Light Heavyweight division. Continue reading

“Mayweather, Pacquiao, Canelo, Angulo, Broner, and Maidana” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents a special “2014 Preview” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”!!

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In the opening segment of the program, The Pugilist KOrner team will discuss the 2014 plans for the biggest names in the sport, including Floyd Mayweather Jr, Manny Pacquiao, Adrien Broner, Marcos Maidana, Canelo Alvarez, Alfredo Angulo, and many other great fighters!! Continue reading

“Stevenson vs. Kovalev” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents a special “Superman vs. Krusher” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”!!

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In the opening segment of the program, The Pugilist KOrner team will analyze Adonis Stevenson’s dominant TKO victory over mandatory challenger Tony Bellew, as well as Sergey Kovalev’s crushing KO of once heralded prospect Ismayl Sillakh, which took place last night at the Colisee de Pepsi in Quebec City, Canada. Joseph and James will also discuss the possibility of an elite level match-up between “Superman” and “The Krusher” in 2014. Continue reading

“The Return of Manny Pacquiao” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JK III Productions” presents a special “Pac is Back” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”!!

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In the opening segment of the program, James and Joseph will review Manny Pacquiao’s impressive shut-out performance over two division world champion Brandon Rios. The Pugilist KOrner team will also discuss the possibility of a “Manny vs. Floyd” match-up in 2014, as well as the premature stoppage of George Groves at the hands of Carl Froch in Manchester, England. Continue reading

The Pugilist KOrner: Ronnie Shields, Abel Sanchez, Sergio Mora, Bobby Gunn, “Iceman“ John Scully, and James Gogue

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JK III Productions” presents elite level trainer Ronnie Shields, expert trainer Abel Sanchez, former WBC Junior Middleweight Champion Sergio Mora, journeyman Bobby Gunn, expert trainer “Iceman” John Scully, and master strategist James Gogue on tonight’s two hour episode of “The Pugilist KOrner”.

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It’s a privilege to welcome elite level trainer Ronnie Shields back to the Tuesday night Pugilist KOrner. The Houston, Texas based boxing mentor will discuss Edwin Rodriguez’s disappointing performance against Super Middleweight kingpin Andre Ward this past Saturday night, as well as the future plans of “La Bomba” in the Light Heavyweight division. Continue reading

The Pugilist KOrner: “Andre Ward vs. Edwin Rodriguez”

Tonight at 10PM EST/7PM PST, “JK Productions” presents a special blow by blow presentation of “Andre Ward vs. Edwin Rodriguez”!!

Join us as we give the fight fans an alternative to the HBO commentary in Ontario, California, and call the action live as it happens in the ring. Boxing writer and ring announcer Joseph Herron will provide blow by blow commentary, while three decade fight trainer James Gogue supplies insightful color commentary.

The Pugilist KOrner team will also discuss the always controversial weigh cutting issue, as well as the overall effect it has on the entire sport. Joseph and James will talk about the future of both fighters and give the fight fans a strategic preview of what to expect in the ring!! Continue reading

Ronnie Shields: “Edwin ‘La Bomba’ Rodrgiuez is cut from the same cloth as Holyfield, Tyson, and Whitaker”

Video by Carlos Sacriste – On November 16th, at the Citizens Bank Arena in Ontario, California, undefeated Super Middleweight contender Edwin “La Bomba” Rodriguez (24-0, 16 KOs) will take his first step in achieving boxing immortality when he challenges incumbent title holder Andre “S.O.G.” Ward (for his Super WBA 168 pound championship.

In this revealing and intimate video featurette, Edwin Rodriguez, legendary trainer Ronnie Shields, and expert conditioning coach Danny Arnold discuss the Super Middleweight title challenger’s preparation for the highly anticipated championship contest.

While most fight fans and boxing writers are heavily favoring the reigning title holder on November 16th, Edwin’s prolific trainer truly believes that his fighter is unlike anything Ward has ever seen in the ring. Continue reading

“Gennady Golovkin” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JK III Productions” presents a special “Triple G” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”!!

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In the opening segment of the program, James and Joseph will review Gennady Golovkin’s impressive knock-out performance over hard punching Curtis Stevens, which took place at “The Theater” at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The Pugilist KOrner team will also discuss the co-main event of the evening, which featured Heavyweights Magomed Abdusalamov and Mike Perez. Continue reading

Andre Ward vs. Edwin Rodriguez: Game on

ward1In the sport of boxing, the first shots of battle are often fired long before a single punch is ever thrown in the squared circle.  

On November 16th, two genuine “good guys” of the sport will tangle to decide 168 pound supremacy when universally recognized Super Middleweight Champion Andre “S.O.G.” Ward steps in the ring with undefeated contender Edwin “La Bomba” Rodriguez.   

Despite the positive and sportsmanlike reputation both combatants have garnered throughout their respective amateur and professional careers, an unexpected issue has worked its way into the pre-fight banter.  

During the first official press conference, which took place in Manhattan Beach, California, on September 28th, announcing the big Super Middleweight showdown, Rodriguez declared that he would indeed be participating in the “24/7/365” drug testing program administered by VADA, Voluntary Anti-Doping Association, and publicly challenged the historically outspoken anti-drug advocate to get involved with the same program before the date of their highly anticipated championship contest. Continue reading

“Bernard ‘The Alien’ Hopkins” Edition of The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, The Sports Krib proudly presents a special B-Hop “The Grey” Edition of the Pugilist Korner’s Weekend Wrap!!

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To kick off tonight’s two hour program, James and Joseph will discuss last night’s Showtime “Tripleheader“, which took place at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The Pugilist KOrner team will examine the winning performances of Bernard Hopkins, Peter Quillin, and Deontay Wilder, as well as view the future for all fighters involved in the three featured Showtime bouts. Continue reading