Lara vs Wood, Lopez vs Conlan, Okolie vs Billam-Smith. Where’s The Value In This Weekend’s Fights?

Lara vs Wood, Lopez vs Conlan, Okolie vs Billam-Smith. Where’s The Value In This Weekend’s Fights?

Boxing Betting Tips Ahead Of A Huge Day Of Domestic World Title Action With four world title fights this weekend, I’ve found some bets that I believe have great value. Starting in Manchester. Mauricio Lara defends his WBA champion against previous foe Leigh Wood. I see Wood being a lot more aggressive this time around,…

Subriel Matias vs Rances Barthelemy IBF 140 lbs Title Clash Reportedly Set For This Summer

Subriel Matias vs Rances Barthelemy IBF 140 lbs Title Clash Reportedly Set For This Summer

Subriel Matias Will Make The First Defence Of His IBF Super Lightweight Title Against Rances Barthelemy Subriel Matias will defend his IBF Super Lightweight title for the first time against the former two-division champion, Cuba’s Rances Barthelemy according to reports. The bout is likely to land on Showtime this summer. JuliusJulianis on Twitter was first….

Divisional Round Up – Featherweight: Lara vs Wood, and Lopez vs Conlan Could Provide Clarity at 126lbs

Divisional Round Up – Featherweight: Lara vs Wood, and Lopez vs Conlan Could Provide Clarity at 126lbs

As two title fights take place this weekend at Featherweight between Mauricio Lara and Leigh Wood, and Luis Alberto Lopez and Michael Conlan, I take an in-depth look at one of the sports’ more intriguing divisions. The Featherweight Titles WBC Champion Rey Vargas won the title in July 2021, after getting off the canvas to…

Mauricio Lara vs Leigh Wood 2 Winner – Next Opponent Revealed!

Mauricio Lara vs Leigh Wood 2 Winner – Next Opponent Revealed!

Mauricio Lara Defends His WBA Featherweight Title Against Leigh Wood On Saturday Mauricio Lara came from behind on the scorecards to dramatically stop Leigh Wood in their first encounter in February to win the WBA Featherweight Title at the Motorpoint Arena in Nottingham.  ‘Leightal’ seemed to be in complete control of the bout through 6 rounds, with Lara…

Nonito Donaire lands WBC World Title Shot on July 15th against Alexandro Santiago

Nonito Donaire lands WBC World Title Shot on July 15th against Alexandro Santiago

Nonito Donaire vs Alexandro Santiago likely for this July Veteran Nonitio Donaire will land another world title opportunity against top contender Alexandro Santiago. The bout is likely for July 15th in America and will likely be a PBC production NoSmokeSport understands. The division was put in somewhat of a limbo after former undisputed champion Naoya…

Boxing History: The First Ever British Heavyweight Champion – Bob Fitzsimmons

Boxing History: The First Ever British Heavyweight Champion – Bob Fitzsimmons

Bob Fitzsimmons, born on May 26, 1863, in Helston, Cornwall, England, is widely regarded as one of the greatest boxers in the history of the sport. With his unique blend of power, agility, and technical skill, Fitzsimmons made an indelible mark on the world of professional boxing during the late 19th and early 20th centuries….

Fight From The Vault: James DeGale vs Andre Dirrell

Fight From The Vault: James DeGale vs Andre Dirrell

This week’s fight from the vault comes in the form of James DeGale vs Andre Dirrell, which took place 8 years ago this week, on May 23, 2015, in Boston, Massachusetts. It was a highly anticipated bout in the super-middleweight division, with both fighters competing for the vacant IBF super-middleweight title. James DeGale entered the…

Tokkers’ Take: Fighter Safety Needs to be Taken More Seriously

Tokkers’ Take: Fighter Safety Needs to be Taken More Seriously

In this new series, I’ll be bringing a weekly, long form opinion piece, discussing the ins and outs of the sweet science. In the inaugural episode I’ll be discussing the horrific situatuion surrounding fighter safety in the sport at this moment in time. It may seem a bit nonsensical for me to rant about athlete…

Tokkers Tips: Haney Lomachenko, Cameron Taylor. Where’s the value in this weekends fights?

Tokkers Tips: Haney Lomachenko, Cameron Taylor. Where’s the value in this weekends fights?

With another stacked weekend of boxing, I’m back again with another installment of Boxing Betting Tips. Firstly in Dublin on Saturday. I simply believe that Chantelle Cameron is too big, too strong, and too fresh for Katie Taylor. For these reasons, I’m picking Cameron on points at 9/4 Over in America now. First I see…

Divisional Round Up – Lightweight: Haney and Loma Battle For The Undisputed Crown At 135lbs

Divisional Round Up – Lightweight: Haney and Loma Battle For The Undisputed Crown At 135lbs

As Devin Haney and Vasily Lomachenko battle for the Undisputed crown this Saturday, we take an in-depth look at what is perhaps the best division in the sport. The Lightweight Titles 29-0 (15 Knockouts) Devin ‘The Dream’ Haney won the WBC title in 2019 in somewhat controversial circumstances. With former unified WBA, WBO, and WBC…

Fight From the Vault: 19 Years ago This Week Roy Jones Jnr vs Antonio Tarver 2

Fight From the Vault: 19 Years ago This Week Roy Jones Jnr vs Antonio Tarver 2

In this weeks fight from the vault we take a look back at the turning point in the career in one of the best fighters ever, and the crowning of a new King at Light Heavyweight. The highly anticipated rematch between Roy Jones Jr. and Antonio Tarver took place 19 years ago this week, on…

2023 IBA World Championship Results: Dusmastov Dazzles as Uzbeks Dominate at Home

2023 IBA World Championship Results: Dusmastov Dazzles as Uzbeks Dominate at Home

Uzbekistan dominate medal table in Tashkent This weekend saw the conclusion of the controversial IBA Amateur World Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. With 19 countries including The USA, Great Britain, Ireland, and Ukraine boycotting the games, due to IBA’s decision to allow Russian boxers to compete, the depth of the championship perhaps wasn’t quite like previous…

Lou DiBella Reveals Plan for Elite Heavyweight Prospect Jalolov

Lou DiBella Reveals Plan for Elite Heavyweight Prospect Jalolov

Lou DiBella expects Bakhodir Jalolov to turn his attention to the professional ranks. Lou DiBella has revealed that elite amateur star Bakhodir Jalolov will now commit his full focus to the professional ranks. The promoter stated last week that Jalolov, nicknamed “The Big Uzbek”, would compete in the world championships in his homeland of Uzbekistan,…