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Heather Hardy Put Up One Hell of A fight Against Amanda Serrano – DAZN Video Highlights

Heather Hardy

Heather Hardy Put Up One Hell of A fight Against Amanda Serrano Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: Robert Brizel, Real Combat Media Women’s boxing does not get the sort of attention and publicity it should in comparison with men’s boxing. When Heather Hardy got matched with Amanda Serrano, […]

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Analyzing Canelo Alvarez vs. Sergey Krusher Kovalev on DAZN November 2

  Analyzing Canelo Alvarez vs. Krusher Kovalev on DAZN November 2 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent One of Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev’s opponents, Roman Simakov, died after fighting Kovalev in the ring. Since then, Kovalev has dedicated his career to Simakov’s memory. The ultimate test is now scheduled to take place, to […]

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Heavyweight Wild Card! Michael Hunter Wanted Joshua Last Minute, Defeats Kuzmin

Heavyweight Wild Card! Michael Hunter Wanted Joshua Last Minute, Defeats Kuzmin By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Heavyweight contender Michael Hunter is a wow wild card in the division! Michael Hunter lost one close decision to Oleksandr Usyk for the WBO world cruiserweight title in 2017. Hunter and Usyk eventually moved up […]

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50 Stitches! Bloody Tyson Fury Decisions Wallin in 12, Injury Will Delay Wilder Rematch – Video Highlights

50 Stitches! Bloody Tyson Fury Decisions Wallin in 12, Injury Will Delay Wilder Rematch By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Las Vegas, NV (September 16th, 2019)– Tyson Fury needed 50 stitches from a plastic surgeon to seal the deal at the University of Southern Nevada Medical center after this ‘tune-up’ bout. Otto […]

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Ex-Champ Jorge Linares, Hot and Cold Lord of The Rings

    Ex-Champ Jorge Linares, Hot and Cold Lord of The Rings By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Former World Boxing Council World Featherweight, World Boxing Association World Super Featherweight, and World Boxing Council World Lightweight champion Jorge Linares is truly the hot and cold ‘lord of the rings’ today. Linares, age […]

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Devin Haney’s Dream & Amanda Serrano vs. Heather Hardy DAZN Madison Square Garden Preview

Devin Haney’s Dream: DAZN Madison Square Garden Preview By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent New York, NY (September 10th, 2019)– Five bouts will take place at Madison Square Garden Theater on September 13, 2019, with Devin ‘The Dream’ Haney, (22-0, 15 knockouts), Las Vegas, Nevada, facing Zaur Abdullaev, (11-0 with seven knockouts), […]

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Dereck Chisora: Main Event or More Cash – Eddie Hearn Ultimatum & Prograis vs Taylor Press Conference Quotes

The Fury of Dereck Chisora: Main Event or More Cash Eddie Hearn Ultimatum By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent London, UK (September 10th, 2019)– Perennial heavyweight contender Dereck Chisora remains one of Great Britain’s biggest box office draws, even if he is not Tyson Fury or Anthony Joshua. Chisora, alias ‘War’, (31-9, […]

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Welterweight Cris Reyes, RCM Boxing ‘Prospect of the Month’ September 2019

Welterweight Cris Reyes, Real Combat Media Boxing Prospect of the Month September 2019 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo credit Mike Blair of  boxingprospects.net Tacoma, Wash (September 9th, 2019)– Undefeated 20-year-old welterweight prospect Cris Reyes of Renton, Washington, is the Real Combat Media ‘Prospect of the Month’ for September 2019. On […]

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Ernesto Garza III vs. Junior Almonte at Paramount: Bantamweight Upset in the Making

Ernesto Garza III vs. Junior Almonte at Paramount: Bantamweight Upset in the Making By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Huntington, NY (September 6th, 2019)– Beware those padded records, especially those fighters with wins over other fighters with padded records. When 12-0 undefeated bantamweight prospect Junior Almonte of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican […]

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Would Joe Louis Would Have beaten Tyson Fury? A Critical Analysis.

  Would Joe Louis Would Have beaten Tyson Fury? A Critical Analysis. Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent With lineal world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury’s upcoming bout with 20-0 unbeaten Swedish heavyweight prospect Otto Wallin coming up, this reporter suddenly considered an amazing subconscious riddle, Joe Louis, which Fury had already […]

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The Shakram Giyasov Mystery: A Rising Prospect to Watch in 2020

The Giyasov Mystery: A Rising Prospect to Watch in 2020 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Uzbekistan’s 2016 Olympic Games Silver Medalist in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is Shakram Giyasov. Now a 9-0 super lightweight professional fighting out of Brooklyn, New York, Giyasov has emerged as somewhat of a mystery is the […]

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Michael Zerafa Upsets Jeff Horn in Australia & Editorial Article

By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Michael Zerafa Upsets Jeff Horn in Australia – Editorial  My good friend, noted boxing promoter and trainer Mike Melendez, has often said whenever two men step into the ring, anything can happen, and never underestimate your opponent. On Saturday night, August 31, 2019, as the summer […]

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Erislandy Lara Obliterates Ramon Alvarez in Two, Regains WBA World Title – Video Highlights

  Erislandy Lara Obliterates Ramon Alvarez in Two, Regains WBA World Title By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent MINNEAPOLIS (August 31, 2019) – As Joe Goossen put it, Erislandy Lara is so accurate. Using double right hands, jabs and short left hands, Lara knocked Ramon Alvarez off the ropes for a standing eight […]

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ERISLANDY LARA VS. RAMON ALVAREZ PREVIEW, FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES, TRAINING CAMP NOTES & WEIGH-IN

WBA Weirdest Bout of Year Tonight: Lara vs. Canelo’s Brother Ramon Alvarez By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent  Minneapolis, Minnesota (August 31, 2019)– At 36 years old, Erislandy Lara is no spring chicken for a former world junior middleweight champion. In a weird matchup, Saturday, August 31, 2019, Lara squares off against […]

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Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev Mows Down Anthony Yarde, Makabu Edges Papin in Russia – Video Highlights

  Krusher Kovalev Mows Down Yarde, Makabu Edges Papin By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Chelyabinsk, Russia (August 25th, 2019)–  Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev did not have a free ride defending his World Boxing Organization World Light Heavyweight title against Anthony Yarde in the main event at Traktor Sports Palace on Saturday, August […]

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11-0 Cruiserweight Alexei Papin: A Kickboxer Boxing Mystery

11-0 Cruiserweight Alexei Papin: A Kickboxer Boxing Mystery By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent When it comes to kickboxing and MMA fighters seroconverting to professional boxing, the new trend represents a brave new world for boxing promoters. Chris Algieri is among those who made the transition. Conor McGregor tried to crossover from […]

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Sergey Kovalev vs. Anthony Yarde ESPN Plus WBO Championship Preview

Sergey Kovalev vs. Anthony Yarde WBO Preview By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Chelyabinsk, Russia (August 20th, 2019)–   With a 95 percent knockout Ratio, with 17 knockouts in his 18-0 record, Anthony Yarde of Ilford, Essex, United Kingdom, with bring it all to the table against 33-3-1 Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev, the World […]

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Light Heavyweight World Championship Unification Bout: Beterbiev vs. Gvozdyk on October 18 is Set

Light Heavyweight Atom Bomb Unification Bout: Beterbiev vs. Gvozdyk on October 18 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Montreal, Canada (August 20th, 2019)– The world light heavyweight championship will become more exclusive on October 18, 2019, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at Liacouras Center, when 17-0 World Boxing Council World Light Heavyweight champion Oleksandr […]

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Leonela Paola Yudica Retains IBF Female Flyweight Title After Bloody Head Clash – Video Highlights

Leonela Paola Yudica Retains IBF Female Flyweight Title After Bloody Head Clash By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Undefeated 16-0-3 Leonela Paola Yudica of Chimbas, San Juan, Argentina, retained her International Boxing Federation Female World Flyweight title for the eighth time in San Juan on August 16, 2019, with a fourth-round No […]

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La Mantequilla, WBC Welterweight Champion Jose Napoles of Mexico, Dies at 79

Jose Napoles Dies

La Mantequilla, WBC Welterweight Champion Jose Napoles of Mexico, Dies at 79 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent  Cuidad Juarez, Mexico (August 17th, 2019)– Jose ‘La Mantequilla’ Napoles, the longtime World Boxing Council World Welterweight champion who fought between 1958 and 1975 with a ring record of 81 wins and seven losses, […]

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Estate of Tommy Morrison Nevada Lawsuit Begins Again vs. NSAC and Quest Diagnostics

  Estate of Tommy Morrison Nevada Lawsuit Begins Again vs. NSAC and Quest Diagnostics By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: Al Bello/ALLSPORT Las Vegas, NV (August 15th, 2019)– It has been learned on August 5, 2019, administratrix Patricia Harding Morrison (widow) for the estate of the late World Heavyweight champion […]

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What Happened? Spider Man Cedric Marks: From MMA to Burglary & Murder Charges

  What Happened? Spider Man Cedric Marks: From MMA to Burglary & Murder Charges By Robert Brizel, Real Combat Media MMA Correspondent Fighting out of Chula Vista, Texas, between 1998 and 2018, Cedric ‘Spider Man’ Marks, 44, was once a feared MMA Bellator fighter with a record of 31-27 with one no contest, a veteran […]

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Ex-World Flyweight Champion Prudencio Cardona Dies in Colombia at Age 67

Prudencio Cardona

    Ex-World Flyweight Champion Prudencio Cardona Dies in Colombia at Age 67 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Barranquilla, Colombia (August 9th, 2019)–   Former World Boxing Council World Flyweight champion Prudencio Cardona of Colombia has died in Barranquilla from the effects of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease, a belated after effect of […]

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Middleweight Curtis Stevens Loses in Wrong Division, Needs To Go Back To 160 Pounds

Curtis Stevens

Middleweight Curtis Stevens Loses in Wrong Division, Needs To Go Back To 160 Pounds Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent One of the most powerful and feared of middleweight contenders, middleweight Curtis’ The Cerebral Assassin’ Stevens, 34, made the strangest move of his 15-year career when he agreed to fight a […]

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Carl Frampton Injured by Falling Ornament, Bizarre Left Hand Fracture Delays Comeback

Carl Frampton

Frampton Injured by Falling Ornament, Bizarre Left Hand Fracture Delays Comeback By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent The pride of Belfast, Northern Ireland, former WBA, WBO and IBF World Featherweight champion Carl ‘The Jackal’ Frampton, has had his scheduled 10 round comeback bout against Emmanuel ‘Veneno’ Dominguez on Saturday, August 10, 2019, […]

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Amateur Champion Yokaste Valle Upsets Joanna Pastrana by Split Decision, Wins IBF Female Title

Amateur Champion Yokaste Valle Upsets Joanna Pastrana by Split Decision, Wins IBF Female Title By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: diariosur.es photo Marbella, Spain (August 5th, 2019)– Former Costa Rican and Central American female amateur champion Yokasta Valle Alvarez, 18-2 with eight knockouts, Costa Rica, Spain, scored the biggest win of […]

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European Middleweight Champ Jean-Claude Bouttier Dies at 74, Fought Monzon Twice

European Middleweight Champ Jean-Claude Bouttier Dies at 74, Fought Monzon Twice By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit:  Agence Presse-France Photo Former European Middleweight champion Jean-Claude Bouttier, who fought the legendary Carlos Monzon for the World Middleweight title twice, and who beat the likes of Emile Griffith, Jose Chirino, Juarez De […]

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2,172 Punches! Kownacki and Arreola Set Three All-Time CompuBox Records at Barclays – Video Highlights

2,172 Punches! Kownacki and Arreola Set Three All-Time CompuBox Records at Barclays By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Brooklyn, NY (August 4th, 2019)– Three new boxing punch count records have been set. Call it fate. The old Ike Ibeabuchi versus David Tua combined all-time professional punch count record of 1,730 is no […]

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Light Heavyweight Champ Dawid ‘Gypsy’ Kostecki Dies in a Warsaw Prison at 38

Light Heavyweight Champ Dawid ‘Gypsy’ Kostecki Dies in a Warsaw Prison at 38 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Warsaw, Poland (August 3rd, 2019)– Former IBC and WBF World Light Heavyweight champion Dawid ‘Gypsy’ Kostecki of Poland was found dead at age 38 after taking his own life in the Warsaw Prison […]

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Argentine Lightweight Hugo Santillan Dies at 23 After A Draw

Hugo Alfredo Santillan

Goodbye Dinamita: Argentine Lightweight Hugo Santillan Dies at 23 After WBC Bout By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Argentine super lightweight veteran Hugo ‘Dinamita’ Santillan has died at age 23 on July 25, 2019, after collapsing following his round draw for the World Boxing Council Silver Latino Lightweight title against Uruguayan fighter […]

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Michigan MMA Upset of Year! Usama Rahman Chokes Out Justin Street in Detroit 

Michigan MMA Upset of Year!  Usama Rahman Chokes Out Justin Street in Detroit  By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Detroit, Michigan (July 27th, 2019)– In a shocking major upset on the Carlos Llinas Sound Board MotorCity Casino Detroit, Michigan 13 bout professional and amateur MMA card on Friday night, July 26, 2019, […]

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RCM HISTORICAL BOXING: Fights We Cannot Imagine Ever Taking Place

Gerald McClellan

Fights We Cannot Imagine Ever Taking Place By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Number One: Floyd Patterson versus Rocky Marciano, George Foreman or Joe Frazier If instead of rematching Ali, Patterson instead fought Big George Foreman in an attempt to regain the world heavyweight title, it would have ended as quick as […]

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