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Robert Brizel Editorial: Dangers of Alcohol and Drug Abuse in Boxing

Brizel Editorial: Dangers of Alcohol and Drug Abuse in Boxing By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent The dangers of alcohol and drug abuse, especially cocaine, can affect athletes in boxing, as well as all sports, who fall prey to addiction. The late Pernell Whitaker and the late Rocky Lockridge were known to […]

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Boxing Legend, Rocky Lockridge Needs Your Help With Funeral Expenses

Boxing Legend, Rocky Lockridge Needs Your Help With Funeral Expenses The funeral expenses of former WBA and IBF World Super Featherweight champion Ricky ‘Rocky’ Lockridge, who died at age 60 on February 7, 2019, are sadly mostly unpaid. His family needs financial help from the general public to resolve the situation, including burial expenses, and […]

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Rocky Lockridge, Former Junior Lightweight World Champion, Dies at 60

Rocky Lockridge Dies

Rocky Lockridge, Former Junior Lightweight World Champion, Dies at 60 By Robert Brizel, Head Real Combat Media Boxing Correspondent Camden, NJ (February 8th, 2019)– Former lineal world junior lightweight champion Rick ‘Rocky’ Lockridge, who gave himself and trainer Lou Duva a world title when he knocked out undefeated Roger Mayweather in 98 seconds to win […]

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