The Pugilist KOrner: Johnathon Banks, Terence Crawford, Mikey Garcia, Harold Lederman, Kendo Castaneda, and Justin DeLoach
Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “The Sports Krib” proudly presents Heavyweight contender and Wladamir Klitschko trainer Johnathon Banks, Lightweight contender Terence Crawford, WBO Super Featherweight title challenger Mikey Garcia, HBO ringside scorer and commentator Harold Lederman, Lightweight prospect Kendo Castaneda, and Welterweight prospect Justin DeLoach on this week’s episode of “The Pugilist KOrner”.
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Returning to the show will be Heavyweight contender and Wladimir Klitschko trainer Johnathon Banks (29-2-1, 19 KOs). The Michigan native will discuss his star fighter’s controversial performance in defeating formerly undefeated Alexander Povetkin this past weekend in Moscow, Russia, as well as his future plans in the sport of boxing.
Also making his way back to “The Pugilist KOrner” will be undefeated Lightweight contender Terence Crawford (22-0, 16 KOs). The Omaha, Nebraska, resident will talk about his dominant performance over Lightweight counterpuncher Andrey Klimov this past Saturday night on HBO. The slick fighter will also discuss the future of the Lightweight division and his future with Top Rank, Inc.
Appearing on “The Pugilist KOrner” once again will be former WBO Featherweight Champion and current WBO Super Featherweight title challenger Mikey Garcia (32-0, 27 KOs). The 25 year old phenom will discuss his upcoming title opportunity against Roman Martinez, which has been slated for a November 9th date on HBO. The talented counter puncher will also talk about his future plans at 126, 130, and 135 pounds.
It’s always an honor to feature one of America’s boxing treasures, Mr. Harold Lederman. The celebrated ringside scorer will discuss his charitable efforts with “Ring 8” and “Ring 10” veteran fighter programs. The knowledgeable boxing proponent will also talk about the perpetual controversy surrounding judges and the scoring process in boxing.
Appearing on the show for the first time will be undefeated Lightweight prospect Kendo “El Tremendo” Castaneda (5-0, 1 KO). The San Antonio, Texas, based fighter will discuss his efforts in helping former lineal Lightweight Champion Juan “Baby Bull” Diaz prepare for his October 19th bout against Juan Santiago, as well as his future in the wide open 135 pound weight class.
Returning to the program once again will be Ronnie Shields protégé, undefeated Welterweight prospect Justin DeLoach (4-0, 2 KOs). The humble, young fighter will discuss his future in the packed Welterweight division, and his training regimen at Ronnie Shields’ “Plex Gym” in Stafford, Texas.
Tonight’s show will be hosted by boxing writer and ring announcer Joseph Herron, and producer James King III.
Join us for another packed edition of “The Pugilist KOrner”, tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST!!