Skip to main content

Keith Thurman Has A Difficult Time With Josesito Lopez & Jamie Munguia Defeats Takashi Inoue

Lopez Takes WBA Champ Thurman to 12 Rounds of Hell. Saturday’s Major Fight Results. By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Brooklyn, NY(January 27th, 2019)– Forget the scorecards at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman retained his World Boxing Council World Welterweight title after going through 12 rounds of […]

Share
Read More

Mexico’s Pablo Cesar Cano Scores the Real Combat Media Upset of the Month Over Jorge Linares – Video Highlights

Mexico’s El Demoledor Scores Real Combat Media Upset of the Month By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: Miami Diaro New York, NY (January 24th, 2018)– Mexican super lightweight Pablo Cesar ‘El Demoledor’ Cano scored the Real Combat Media upset of the month of January 2019 when knocked down durable Jorge […]

Share
Read More

Hands of Stone! An Unlucky Boxer Named Tyrone Luckey

Tyrone Luckey

Hands of Stone! An Unlucky Boxer Named Tyrone Luckey By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Of all the boxers covered during this reporter’s sports journalism career, New Jersey lightweight Tyrone ‘Hands of Stone’ Luckey, who shares Roberto Duran’s nickname, is the unluckiest boxer ever known. Soft-spoken and well-mannered, Luckey comes across as […]

Share
Read More

The Game of Pac-Man. Broner Cries Foul & Badou Jack Loses to Marcus Browne

The Game of Pac-Man. Broner Cries Foul & Jack Loses to Browne By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Correspondent Las Vegas, NV (January 20th, 2019)– In the arcade game of Pac-Man, Inky, Blinky and Clyde are the male characters who will give you a run for your money. Adrien Broner still talks the talk, […]

Share
Read More

Ahmed Elbiali Defeats Allan Green in LA

Ahmed Elbiali Defeats Allan Green in LA Los Angeles, CA (January 20th, 2019)– Allan Green, 33-6 with 22 knockouts, Tulsa, Oklahoma, who turned pro in 2002, was inactive between October 2013 and January 2018. Ring rust, advanced age and inactivity have a dramatic effect on speed and timing, and Green’s onetime talent was no exception. […]

Share
Read More

MANNY PACQUIAO VS. ADRIEN BRONER WEIGH-IN VIDEO & PREVIEW

Saturday Super Showdown: Pacman vs. Broner, The Moses of The Welterweight Division By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Las Vegas, NV (January 18th, 2019)– Saturday night’s super showdown on January 19, 2019, between Manny ‘Pacman’ Pacquiao and the ever controversial Adrien Broner might turn out to be the fight of the year […]

Share
Read More

Pacquiao vs. Broner Preview & Showtime All Access Episodes 1&2

Pacquiao vs. Broner Super Fight Analysis: The Old Man and The Sea By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Las Vegas, NV (January 14th, 2019)– Manny Pacquiao versus Adrien Broner, scheduled for January 19, 2019, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, is the first super fight of 2019, following Tyson Fury […]

Share
Read More

Devin ‘The Dream’ Haney Decisions Undefeated Xolisani Ndongeni on ShoBox: The Next Generation

Devin ‘The Dream’ Haney Decisions Undefeated Xolisani Ndongeni on ShoBox: The Next Generation By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Shreveport, Louisiana (January 12th, 2019)– In the televised ShoBox: The Next Generation main event of an eight-bout card televised on USA Showtime, 21-0 Devin ‘The Dream’ Haney moved a step closer to a world […]

Share
Read More

Unreal True Story! The Boxing Trainer Who Walked Out of His Own Grave

Unreal True Story! The Boxing Trainer Who Walked Out of His Own Grave By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: Ramon Sosa & Daily Mail Houston, Texas welterweight boxer turned gym owner and boxing coach Ramon Sosa is lucky to be alive. He walked out of his own grave. Mr. Sosa’s […]

Share
Read More

Real Combat Media’s “Boxing Fights of the Year in 2018”

Real Combat Media’s Most Significant Fights in 2018 as Seen by Robert Brizel By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Welcome to the 2018 Real Combat Media Boxing Awards. In pro boxing, there are winners, losers and everything in between. 2018 brought many memorable fights. For this writer, seeing Gennady Golovkin beaten on […]

Share
Read More

15 Heavyweight Opponents For A Travis Kauffman Comeback

15 Heavyweight Opponents For A Travis Kauffman Comeback Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: Robert Brizel, Real Combat Media With his recent tenth round stoppage loss to Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz, Pennsylvania heavyweight contender Travis Kauffman, 32-3, 18 knockouts, Reading, Pennsylvania, now training in Texas without distraction, needs to […]

Share
Read More

Jamaican Heavyweight Oliver Wright Dies, Fought Holmes, Bonavena and The Best

  Jamaican Heavyweight Oliver Wright Dies, Fought Holmes, Bonavena and The Best By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: Boxer Rec Atlanta, Georgia (December 30th, 2018)–  Jamaican heavyweight Oliver Wright, who fought in the 1968 Mexico City and 1972 Munich Olympics, but later became more historically famous in the heavyweight division […]

Share
Read More

Al Certo, Trainer of Hamsho, McGirt & Others, Dies at 90

Al Certo, Trainer of Hamsho, McGirt, and Others, Dies at 90 *Photo Credit: ‘Professor DP’ By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Newark, NJ (December 28th, 2018)– Secaucus, New Jersey, was the place where you would find Certo’s Custom Tailors, and talk boxing anytime you liked with the legendary Al ‘Certisimo’ Certo, a […]

Share
Read More

Tony Harrison Defeats Jermell Charlo, Whyte Scores KO, Adonis Stevenson Awakes, Warrington Upsets Frampton, “RCM Weekend Roundup” – Video Hi

Tony Harrison Wins WBC Title Over Jermell Charlo, Whyte Scores KO, Stevenson Awakes, RCM Weekend Roundup  By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo Credit: Robert Brizel, Real Combat Media Brooklyn, NY (December 23, 2018)–  The weekend roundup featured the Charlo brothers defending their world titles on the 10 bout Premier Boxing Champions […]

Share
Read More

CANELO DEFEATS ROCKY FIELDING TO WIN THE 168LB WBA TITLE – POST PRESS CONFERENCE & VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS

Canelo Outclasses Fielding, Whose Performance Was Rocky at Best By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Video Credit: Eliezer Garcia, Real Combat Media- Ringside New York, NY (December 16th, 2018)– Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez, pound for pound of the world’s best boxers, and the pride of Mexico, added the World Boxing Association World Super […]

Share
Read More

GILBERTO RAMIREZ DEFEATS JESSE HART AGAIN TO RETAIN WBO TITLE

GILBERTO RAMIREZ DEFEATED JESSE HART AGAIN TO RETAIN WBO TITLE By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   Corpus Christi, Texas (December 15th, 2018)– By all ESPN commentator accounts, the rematch for the World Boxing Organization World Super Middleweight title was there for Jesse Hart to win. After an eleventh round in which […]

Share
Read More

Boxing World Says Goodbye to Boom Boom Markus Beyer and David Defiagbon

Boxing World Says Goodbye to Boom Boom Markus Beyer and David Defiagbon By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Two known veteran boxers have passed, one of them a distinguished world champion. Breman, Germany (December 6th, 2018)–Former World Boxing Council Super Middleweight champion Markus ‘Boom Boom’ Beyer, 45, hailed from Bremen, Germany, and […]

Share
Read More

Adonis Stevenson Upgraded to Stable Condition and is Recovering

Adonis Stevenson Upgraded to Stable Condition and is Recovering By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Quebec City, Canada (December 3rd, 2018)– The condition of former World Boxing Council and lineal World Light Heavyweight champion Adonis ‘Superman’ Stevenson, in a medically induced coma in critical condition since his eleventh round knockout loss to […]

Share
Read More

Real Combat Media’s Robert Brizel Was Correct With A Draw Prediction – Fury Went Down in Twelfth Round Against Wilder. How Did He Get Up?

Tyson Fury Went Down in Twelfth Round Against Deontay Wilder Wilder. How The Hell Did He Get Up? *Photo Credit: Sportskeeda By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent  Robert Brizel Predicts a Draw For Wilder vs. Fury The fact that Tyson Fury appeared to win his World Boxing Council World Heavyweight title challenge […]

Share
Read More

Jeff Horn Kayos Anthony Mundine in 96 Seconds and Ends His Career – Video Highlights

Jeff Horn Kayos Anthony Mundine in 96 Seconds and Ends His Career By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent *Photo courtesy ABC.net.au  Brisbane, Australia (December 1st, 2018)–  With the WBA Oceania and WBO Oriental Middleweight regional title belts at stake, Jeff Horn knocked out Anthony Mundine in 96 seconds and ended his career last […]

Share
Read More

Why MMA Legend Iceman Chuck Liddell Should Never Be Allowed To Fight Again

  Why MMA Legend Iceman Chuck Liddell Should Never Be Allowed To Fight Again Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Mixed Martial Artist Chuck Liddell, who is 48 years old, is a former UFC Light Heavyweight champion. Why, after being out of the MMA ring for over eight years, would Liddell […]

Share
Read More

Can Travis Kauffman Beat Luis King Kong Ortiz? Staples Center Showtime Card Undercard Preview & Undercard Press Conference

Can Travis Kauffman Beat Luis King Kong Ortiz? Staples Center Showtime Card Preview By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Los Angeles, CA (November 29th, 2018)– An eleven bout USA Showtime televised card of boxing will be featured at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, on Saturday, December 1, 2018. Will it […]

Share
Read More

Harry Simon Sr. and Harry Simon Jr. Make Ring History in Namibia

  Harry Simon Sr. and Harry Simon Jr. Make Ring History in Namibia *Photo Credit: New Era Newspaper Namibia By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Walvis Bay, Namibia (November 28th, 2018)–   Former World Boxing Organization World Junior Middleweight and Middleweight champion Harry Simon is back at age 44. Making only his second ring […]

Share
Read More

Three Best WBC Diamond Heavyweight Elite Dream Fights for Marco Huck

Three Best WBC Diamond Heavyweight Elite Dream Fights for Marco Huck Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Former WBO and IBO World Cruiserweight champion Marco Huck, sometimes called ‘Captain Huck’, is 34 years old and is now campaigning at heavyweight. This past June 2018, Huck stopped (40-4) Yakup Saglam in the […]

Share
Read More

Rise and Fall of Paul Williams Protégé Justin DeLoach

Rise and Fall of Paul Williams Protégé Justin DeLoach Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Several years ago, former World Welterweight champion Paul Williams transitioned from partially paralyzed athlete into boxing trainer. Williams was working with the then world ranked junior middleweight Justin DeLoach of Augusta, Georgia. DeLoach had beaten three […]

Share
Read More

Tommy Morrison’s Case (17-1537) Reaches U.S. Supreme Court Friday November 16, 2018

Tommy Morrison Case (17-1537) Reaches U.S. Supreme Court Friday November 16, 2018 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Case (17-1537) Tommy Morrison versus Quest Et Al will reach the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday, November 16, 2018, and will argue in its filing QUEST withheld scientific data, and acted with malice or […]

Share
Read More

The Tony Bellew Burst, Oleksandr The Great Was Tony’s Fate, But David Haye

The Tony Bellew Burst, Oleksandr The Great Was Tony’s Fate, But David Haye *Photo courtesy GiveMeSport.com Editorial By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Tony Bellew beat ex-WBA World Heavyweight champion David Haye at heavyweight twice. With superior skill and movement, Bellew ground the bum legged Haye into submission twice. From 2007 to 2018, […]

Share
Read More

Former British Lightweight Champion Bunny Grant of Jamaica Dies at 78

  Former British Lightweight Champion Bunny Grant of Jamaica Dies at 78 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Kingston, Jamaica (November 13th, 2018)– Former Commonwealth British Empire Lightweight champion Bunny Grant of Kingston, Jamaica, who lost a 15 round decision to Eddie Perkins in April 1964 for the WBA and WBC World […]

Share
Read More

Bosnian Surprise! Armin Mrkanovic Will Be the Backup Main Event on the Delaware Boxing Card

Bosnian Surprise! Armin Mrkanovic Will Be the Backup Main Event on Delaware Card By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Hockessin, Delaware (November 8th, 2018)– Bosnian surprise! Armin Mrkanovic, AKA ‘The Bosnian Prince’ is uniquely in the gym, waiting in the wings as the backup to the main event of an eleven bout […]

Share
Read More

Demetrius Andrade Defeats Walter Kautondokwa/Video Highlights – The Changing Face of the Middleweight Division

The Changing Face of the Middleweight Division By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Boston, MA (October 22, 2018)– Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez, having defeated Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin in their epic middleweight world titular rematch, will fight Rocky Fielding for the World Boxing Association World Super Middleweight title in Madison Square Garden on December […]

Share
Read More

Sad End of Tomasz Adamek

Sad End of Tomasz Adamek By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent   On October 6, 2018, at Wintrust Arena in Chicago, Illinois, the boxing of former World Light Heavyweight and Cruiserweight champion Tomasz Adamek, met its end in the second round. Adamek, age 41, 53-6, 31 knockouts, and the current Polish Heavyweight […]

Share
Read More

Former Canadian Heavyweight Champion Patrice L’Heureux Dies at 46

    Photo by Francois Gervais Former Canadian Heavyweight Champion Patrice L’Heureux Dies at 46 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Montreal, Canada (October 11th, 2018)–  The colorful former Canadian Heavyweight champion and Canadian pro football player Patrice L’Heureux has died at age 46. L’Heureux turned pro in 2000 after participating in […]

Share
Read More