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Golden Boy versus Top Rank Edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap

The Law Offices of Mario Davila is proud to present a special “Promotion and Network War” edition of “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap” tonight at 9:00 PM EST.

Pugilist KOrner listener line: 718-506-1506

During tonight’s broadcast, James and Joseph will discuss this past weekend’s respective fight cards on rival networks, HBO and Showtime, and examine the matchmaking efforts of both respective promoters, Top Rank, Inc, and Golden Boy Promotions. The Pugilist KOrner Team will also talk about the impressive victories of Jesus Soto Karass, Omar Figueroa, Keith Thurman, Anthony Dirrell, Zou Shiming, Juan Francisco Estrada, and Evgeny Gradovich.

Throughout the second half-hour of tonight’s program, “The Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap” is proud to feature elite level trainer Ronnie Shields. The always insightful boxing mentor will share his thoughts on the future of the Welterweight division, including impactful fighters Andre Berto, Keith Thurman, and Floyd Mayweather Jr.

During the final half-hour of the program, we will be visited by master strategist James Gogue. The lifelong fight trainer will breakdown potential match-ups between Amir Khan/Devon Alexander, Keith Thurman/Jesus Soto Karass, and Omar Figueroa/Ricky Burns. The always knowledgeable Mr. Gogue will also examine the status of the promotional cold war between Top Rank and Golden Boy.
All listeners are encouraged to call in to “The Pugilist KOrner” to share your thoughts on anything boxing. To be a part of the show, please call in with 718-506-1506 (Don’t forget to dial 1 to be placed in the hosts’ cue). All questions and comments are welcomed.

Tonight’s show will be hosted by Radio commentator James King and Boxing writer and announcer Joseph Herron.

To listen to the “Pugilist KOrner”, simply use the following link:

Tune in tonight to the “Pugilist KOrner’s: Weekend Wrap”, sponsored by The Law Offices of Mario Davila!!

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