Michalczewski should retire

10.19.03 – By Fritz Drexel: I must say that I was completely shocked by Michalzewski’s loss on Saturday night to Julio Gonzales. I had bought into all the continous hype about how great a fighter Michalzewski was, and I closed off any thought of him being beaten by a scrub like Julio Gonzalez. Now, after… Read more

10.19.03 – Other than the fact that WBF heavyweight champion Richel Hersisia made quick work of Zoltan Petranyi, stopping the Hungarian titleholder on a cut in the opening round to collect his fourth championship belt of sorts, the Netherlands Kingdom title, last Saturday week (Oct. 11) on Curacao, not a positive word was lost from… Read more

10.19.03 – By Murali Para: Last night saw an intriguing and compelling ring war between Manchester’s Michael Brodie and the tough Korean In Jin Chi for the WBC featherweight title of the world. The fight was a treat for boxing fans in the UK on many levels. It was a contest that was viewed as… Read more

10.19.03 – By Jim Amato: If ever a boxer was a victim of being in the wrong place at the wrong time, it was Puerto Rico’s Esteban De Jesus. This former one time claimant of the W.B.C. lightweight title may have been the best Puerto Rican 135 pounder since Carlos Ortiz. Unfortunately he boxed during… Read more

17.10.03 – By Frank Lotierzo: A few weeks back I wrote about my remembrance of the day a plane crashed carrying former heavyweight champion Rocky Marciano, killing him instantly. Growing up I heard a lot about Marciano from my grandfather, who thought he was unbeatable. Like I said, he was one of those old school… Read more