Tag Archives: Boxing

Muhammad Ali: January 17, 1942 – June 3, 2016

“He was bigger than boxing, bigger than sports.  The man was a great man beyond anything as far as color.  I’ve traveled the world and people have whispered in my ear from every corner of the earth Ali, Ali.  There’ll … Continue reading

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NJACB COMBAT/CONTACT SPORTS MEDICINE SYMPOSIUM

Richard Hughes Justice Complex 25 Market Street, 6th Floor Library Point Conference Room Trenton, NJ Tuesday, June 16, 2016 AGENDA CONTROVERSIAL TOPICS & CLINICAL PEARLS IN RINGSIDE MEDICINE OPENING REMARKS    9:00 am – 9:05 am LARRY HAZZARD SR., COMMISSIONER New … Continue reading

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New York State’s MMA Legalization: The Good, The Bad, and The Be Careful What You Wish For

Time now for a reality check about how the New York State Legislature does business.  Legalization does for Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) what the carried interest tax loophole does for income inequality.  It institutionalizes economies of scale through mandates that … Continue reading

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NYSAC’s Race to Disgrace

Just because everything happens for a reason doesn’t mean there isn’t sometimes a devil in the details. So it is that “former title contender Magomed Abdusalamov, who suffered severe brain damage in his last fight in 2013, his wife and … Continue reading

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Association of Boxing Commissioners (ABC) Spinoff Announced

The Association of Combative Sports Commissions (ACSC), a newly-formed non-profit organization comprised of athletic commissions, has announced that it will be holding its inaugural “Annual Conference” from July 9 – 12, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The ACSC came to … Continue reading

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New Jersey Martial Arts Hall of Fame to Honor 4th Class of Inductees

New Jersey Martial Arts Hall of Fame Fourth Class Inductees: Felix Martinez │ MMA Promoter Dave Mastrogiovanni │ MMA Promoter Carl Mascarenhas │ Amateur MMA Promoter Mark Shopp │ Pioneer Fighter Dave Sholler │ Public Relations Larry Cureton │ Kickboxing … Continue reading

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Epitaph for Sanity in a Sport’s Fairy Tale

If you’re wired into tech toys, then you’re not just a fan of the fights. You’re also a fan of technological innovation. The latest epitaph for sanity in corporate fairy tales is ‘Disruptive Innovation’. We think of mixed martial arts … Continue reading

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Battle Chariots Rumble in Canyons of Concrete

Just in case your search engine’s algorithm defaults to boxing, no one fights his or her way up the rankings in kin sports like ours. That’s because there are no rankings. If you think Glory Sports International (GSI) does rankings, … Continue reading

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Boxing News in Germany from André Keubler at Fighter Legion®

DECEMBER 14, 2013 – NEUBRANDENBURG JÜRGEN BRÄHMER vs. MARCUS OLIVEIRA DIEUDONNE BELINGA vs. JACK CULCAY KUBRAT PULEV vs. SHERMAN WILLIAMS DAVID PRICE vs. EVGENY ORLOV SAUERLAND EVENT GMBH Click here for details: http://www.fighterlegion.com/Legion/2013/10/22/jurgen-brahmer-marcus-oliveira. DECEMBER 14, 2013 – HAMBURG – GERMANY … Continue reading

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Yoan Pablo Hernandez vs. Alexander Alekseev

IBF Cruiserweight World Championship Yoan Pablo Hernandez: 27(13xKO)–1–0 vs Alexander Alekseev 33(7xKO)–0–0 Saturday, November 23, 2013 GERMANY / DEUTSCHLAND / BAMBERG SOURCE  FIGHTER LEGION®

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