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Jose Ribalta RCM Interview: Memories of Castro’s Cuba, Calls Out Mike Tyson for Gentleman’s Rematch

Happy Birthday Jose Ribalta Interview: Memories of Castro’s Cuba, Calls Out Mike Tyson for Gentleman’s Rematch By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent In an international Real Combat Media boxing exclusive former heavyweight contender Jose ‘El Nino’ Ribalta, on the occasion of his 54th birthday on March 31, 2017, has become the first […]

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The Iraqi Butcher, Super Middleweight Sinan Fradi RCM Interview: Revenge at 2:59

  The Iraqi Butcher, Super Middleweight Sinan Fradi RCM Interview: Revenge at 2:59 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent In a Real Combat Media interview exclusive, a rare Iraqi professional boxer hopes to take the super middleweight division by storm in the next 12 months. He calls himself ‘The Iraqi Butcher’. Undefeated […]

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Welterweight Angel Manfredy RCM Interview: How You Go To Heaven With Boxing

  Welterweight Angel Manfredy Interview: How You Go To Heaven With Boxing By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   In a Real Combat Media international interview exclusive, former world welterweight contender Angel Manfredy cited his spiritual kinship with the lord as the inspiration for his current career training and working with boxers. […]

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Rayco Saunders (23-30) Gets Lucky Technical Draw with Unbeaten DeAndre Ware

  Rayco Saunders (23-30) Gets Lucky Technical Draw with Unbeaten DeAndre Ware By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Dearborn, Michigan (March 27th, 2017)–  Get really lucky! This is worse than cherry picking. 42 year old light heavy weight journeyman veteran Rayco Saunders, now 23-30-2 with 10 knockouts, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, a 56 […]

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RCM HISTORICAL BOXING: Fantasy Boxing – Brizel’s All-Time Virtual Heavyweight Boxing Championship Tournament: Round Three

Fantasy Boxing: Brizel’s All-Time Virtual Heavyweight Boxing Championship Tournament: Round Three By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent In a grand experiment, I took the famous names in the heavyweight division, champions and contenders, past and present, and did my own all-time heavyweight tournament on paper. Here are my results for round three, using more than […]

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New WBC Silver Welterweight Champion Quadratillo Abduqaxorov Is A Dangerous Undefeated Unknown Prospect

  New WBC Silver Welterweight Champion Quadratillo Abduqaxorov Is A Dangerous Undefeated Unknown Prospect Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Singapore, Singapore (March 26th, 2017)– Errol Spence Jr., Keith Thurman, Kell Brook, Shawn Porter, Danny Garcia, Manny Pacquiao, Amir Khan, Timothy Bradley Jr., everybody better watch out. Every once an awhile, […]

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Jaafar Promotions Presents Lanardo Tyner Nine Bout Ford Center Card in Dearborn

  Jaafar Promotions Presents Lanardo Tyner Nine Bout Ford Center Card in Dearborn By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Eddie Jaafar Promotions will present a nine bout card of boxing on Sunday, March 26, 2017, at the Ford Community and Performing Arts Center in Dearborn, Michigan, featuring former USBO and WBC […]

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Rare Alan Blyweiss RCM Interview: Double Broken Nose Bloodbath Bout with Tommy Morrison

Rare Alan Blyweiss Interview: Double Broken Nose Bloodbath Bout with Tommy Morrison By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   You heard it right. Former Washington D.C. Golden Gloves champion Alan Blyweiss of Pennsylvania, in an exclusive Real Combat Media interview, tells of the unbelievable time, several decades ago, when he fought the […]

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Sugar Boy Younan Decisions Darocha at Mountaineer. New York State Title Next?

  Sugar Boy Younan Decisions Darocha at Mountaineer. New York State Title Next? By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   New Cumberland, West Virginia (March 21st, 2017)–   Rapidly rising Brooklyn super middleweight and light heavyweight prospect Junior ‘Sugar Boy’ Younan went to 11-0 with eight knockouts with a brutal and bloody […]

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Oldest Active Heavyweights In Boxing

Oldest Active Heavyweights Out There By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Here is a current list of the 40 and over heavyweight club. Those worth of mention are noted, regardless of their recent performances. Others have received honorable mention.   Guillermo Jones-The rarely seen top ten heavyweight and former world cruiserweight […]

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Canadian Upset of Year: Lacho Cabral Upsets (25-0) McGuinness, Wins WBC Silver Title

  Canadian Upset of Year: Lacho Cabral Upsets (25-0) McGuinness, Wins WBC Silver Title By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Brampton, Canada (March 20th, 2017)– This past weekend, Kazakhstan’s GGG defeated Danny Jacobs in his Brooklyn hometown , Polish heavyweight contender Marius Wach defeated Erkan Teper in his native Germany, and Germany’s […]

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Mariusz Wach Upsets Erkan Teper in Germany, Wins IBF Regional Title By 12 Round Decision

  Wach Upsets Teper in Germany, Wins IBF Regional Title By 12 Round Decision By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Leipsig, Arena, Poland (March 20th, 2017)–  Some upsets do not figure. Erkan Teper has been beaten by 12 round decision for the second consecutive time in Germany. In the main event […]

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GOLOVKIN WINS A VERY CLOSE DECISION OVER JACOBS AT MSG & GONZALEZ GETS UPSET!- HIGHLIGHTS & POST PRESSER

  Was It Highway Robbery or Not? GGG Gets Decision over Jacobs at Madison Square Garden, Unifies Middleweight Title By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   New York, NY (March 19th, 2017)– It was a clash of middleweight champions. Earlier the morning of the bout, Saturday, March 18, 2017, Danny Jacobs did […]

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Alexander Dimitrenko Defeats Undefeated Adrian Granat in Germany

  Dimitrenko KOs (14-0) Granat in First, When Heavyweight Tune Up on Prospect By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Hamburg, Germany (March 19th, 2017)– How often does it happen when the tune up fighter paid to come in tunes up on the prospect he was supposed to lose to instead? It happens […]

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Amir Mansour Decisions Travis Kauffman in 12, Wins USBA and WBC USNBC Heavyweight Titles

  Mansour Decisions Kauffman in 12, Wins USBA and WBC USNBC Heavyweight Titles By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent-Ringside  Click HERE for Photos from Premier Boxing Champions Reading, PA (March 18th, 2017)– Amir ‘Hardcore’ Mansour, age 44, picked up the biggest win of his career on Friday night, March 17, 2017, in […]

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David Grayton Head Butts Kermit Cintron to Five Round Majority Draw

Stinker at Santander Arena: Grayton Head Butts Cintron to Five Round Majority Draw By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent- Ringside   Reading PA (March 18th, 2017)– In a welterweight undercard preliminary to the main event scheduled 10 round stinker at Santander Arena in Reading, Pennsylvania, on Friday evening, March 17, 2017, David […]

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GGG vs. Daniel Jacobs Madison Square Garden Preview & Weigh-In Video

  Miracle Man or Melt Down? Danny Jacobs versus GGG Madison Square Garden Preview By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   New York, NY (March 17th, 2017)– Gennady Golovkin alias GGG, 36-0, 33 knockouts, Los Angeles, California, via Karaganda, Kazakhstan, squares off against Daniel ‘Miracle Man’ Jacobs, 32-1, 29 knockouts, Brownsville, Brooklyn, […]

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RCM HISTORICAL BOXING: Memories of Lou Duva, Trainer, Manager and Promoter Extraordinaire

  Memories of Lou Duva, Trainer and Promoter Extraordinaire Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent  *Photo Credit: Robert Brizel, Real Combat Media The weekend date in Atlantic City was March 6, 2010. For the 88 year old Lou Duva, International, New Jersey and Italian Hall of Fame boxing trainer and promoter […]

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Former WBC Middleweight Champion Rodrigo Valdez Dies at Age 70 in Colombia

  Former WBC Middleweight Champion Rodrigo Valdez Dies at Age 70 in Colombia By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent     Cartagena, Colombia (March 16th, 2017)–   Former World Boxing Council World Middleweight champion Rodrigo ‘Rocky’ Valdez, who decked Carlos Monzon in the WBA and WBC unification bout which followed, lost the […]

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Cherry Picking Opponents Gone Wrong in 2017

Cherry Picking Opponents Gone Wrong in 2017 Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: Tom Hogan, Hogan Photos When Iron Mike Tyson lost to Danny Williams, Tyson seemed to be about the only opponent to lose to Williams, who has lost 26 times in his career. Yet Iron Mike got […]

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Middleweight David Lemieux Anesthetizes Curtis Stevens with Left Hook in Third Round – Ko Highlight

  Middleweight David Lemieux Anesthetizes Curtis Stevens with Left Hook in Third Round By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Verona, NY (March 12, 2017)– Canadian middleweight David Lemieux has 33 knockouts in his 40 bout career, an 83% knockout ratio. Curtis Stevens appeared to ignore that statistic, and proceeded to slug […]

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Demetrius Andrade Wins Vacant WBA Super Welterweight Title on Split Decision in 12

  Boo Boo Decision! Andrade Wins Vacant WBA Super Welterweight Title on Split in 12 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Rhineland-Phatz, Germany (March 12th, 2017)– Demetrius ‘Boo-Boo’ Andrade, the southpaw former WBO World Super Welterweight champion, won the WBA World Super Welterweight championship last night in Rhineland-Phatz, Germany, by split […]

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Lou Duva, Trainer of Champions, Dies at 94

Lou Duva, Trainer of Champions, Dies at 94 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   New York, NY (March 9th, 2017)– Legendary Hall of Fame boxing trainer Lou Duva has died at age 94.   Lou Duva was more than just a boxing trainer, matchmaker and promoter during his lifetime. He was […]

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TONY BELLEW UPSETS DAVID HAYE & SAM EGGINGTON RETIRES MALIGNAGGI -POST PRESS CONFERENCE & VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS

TONY BELLEW UPSETS DAVID HAYE & SAM EGGINGTON RETIRES MALIGNAGGI By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent    London, UK (March 5th, 2017)–  Paulie Malignaggi was missing from his usual commentator ringside seat at Barclays Center for the Danny Garcia versus Keith Thurman championship CBS card. Instead, Malignaggi pushed his career one fight too […]

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Light Heavyweight Andrzej Fonfara Wins In A Comeback Over Chad Dawson

  Light Heavyweight Fonfara Wins Michael Jackson Thriller of a Comeback By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Brooklyn, NY (March 5th, 2017)– A picture is still worth a thousand words. Behind on the scorecards, light heavyweight Andrzej Fonfara of Chicago, Illinois, needed a miracle to pull out his comeback against former […]

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Welterweight Champ Merry-Go Round: Thurman, Garcia, Pacquiao, Khan, Brook, Spence

  Welterweight Champ Merry-Go Round: Thurman,Garcia, Pacquiao, Khan Brook,Spence Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   On March 4, 2017, World Boxing Council World Welterweight champion Danny ‘Swift’ Garcia, 33-0 with 19 knockouts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, will battle World Boxing Association World Welterweight champion Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman, 27-0 with 22 knockouts, […]

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Floyd Mayweather Gets Robbed in Las Vegas During His Birthday Celebration

  Floyd Mayweather Gets Robbed in Las Vegas By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Las Vegas, NV (March 1st, 2017)– Nobody stays undefeated forever, and now, at age 40, Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s record has fallen to 49-1. While in Los Angeles celebrating his 40th birthday, Floyd’s home in a gated community […]

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REAL COMBAT MEDIA UK: Notorious British Ringer William Warburton, Loser of 107 Fights, TKOs Unbeaten Contender

  Notorious British Ringer William Warburton, 107 Bout Loser, TKOs Unbeaten Contender By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Hull, UK (February 28th, 2017)– William Warburton post fight interview without a scratch after beating Connor Seymour. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zJOE6K1yF1g   He fights in the modern tradition of Peter Buckley. His friends call him ‘Warby’. […]

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Derric Rossy, The Just Miss Gatekeeper of The Heavyweight Division

  Derric Rossy, The Just Miss Gatekeeper of The Heavyweight Division Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: Robert Brizel, Real Combat Media  With a professional record of 31 wins and 12 losses, with 15 knockouts, Derric Rossy is ‘The Just Miss Gatekeeper’ of the heavyweight division. Sort of as […]

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Deontay Wilder Defeats Gerald Washington & Hurd Defeats Harrison, Photos & Video Highlights

  Wilder Defeats Washington & Hurd  Defeats Harrison By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Tuscaloosa, Alabama (February 26th, 2017)– 18-0-1 football player turned heavyweight boxer Gerald Washington won the first four rounds against WBC World Heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, ‘The Bronze Bomber’, as a late opponent, scoring with double jabs and […]

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Muhammad Ali Jr. Detained by Homeland Security in Florida Because of His Muslim Sounding Name After Returning From Jamaica

  Muhammad Ali Rolls Over in His Grave: Son Muhammad Ali Jr. Detained by Homeland Security in Florida Because of His Muslim Sounding Name After Returning From Jamaica By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent     Montego Bay, Jamaica (February 25th, 2017)–   The sense of love of boxing, love of people, […]

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Implications of Nevada Athletic Commission Court Decision vs. Estate of Tommy Morrison

  Implications of Nevada Athletic Commission Court Decision vs. Estate of Tommy Morrison By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   https://casetext.com/case/morrison-v-inc Online court case reference and decision   Patricia Morrison, wife of the late WBO World Heavyweight champion Tommy ‘The Duke’ Morrison, sued the Nevada Athletic Commission and Quest Diagnostics in July […]

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