As a child, 18-year-old lightweight Louise “Lil Pacquiao” Reyes (7-3-0, 3 KOs) was drawn to Iron Mike Tyson’s ineffable quality for ruthless aggression.
The D.C. Boxing and Wrestling Commission announced today Canadian boxer Lucian Bute (32-3-1) tested positive for a banned substance Ostarine after his April 30th super middleweight WBO title bout with Badou Jack.
Heather Alonzo’s right hand is powerful and she considers her jab to be her best punch. But her enthusiasm for the sweet science might be her most formidable weapon.
The 2016 Nationals ran from Tuesday March 28th to Saturday, April 2nd from the Hilton hotel in Quebec City, Quebec. The tournament featured the best amateur male and female boxers in Canada.
This summer, the XXXI Olympiad Games being held in Rio de Janeiro from August 5th to August 21st. The Summer Games are the pinnacle for the amateur boxing world. The coveted Olympic gold medal instantly elevates one into the glorious spotlight of the professional ranks.
The countdown to Rio begins.