Boxing News & bits for January 2, 2018

  • Looks like WBA & IBF Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will be fighting WBO champ Joseph Parker on March 31st.
  • Former WBC & WBA minimumweight champ (and former WBA flyweight champ) Kazuto Ioka is retiring from the sport with a record of 22 – 1 with 13 knockouts.
  • Terence Crawford moves to welterweight and is now rated number one in the WBO.


According to Fighthype, Sir Talks-A-Lot also known as Amir Khan, said “I’m going to clean up the (welterweight) division…”  Sit down and shut up Amir.

From ESNEWS Reporting, Danny Garcia says, “…2018, there’s going to be a whole lot of ass whipping…”  I, uh, if you didn’t see the video from where that quote came from, you can easily misinterpret what he’s saying…

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Justin M. Salvato is the creator & owner of BOXING 4 FREE. He's a former amateur boxer, former USA Boxing coach, and former boxing fitness instructor. These days he enjoys vintage computing, retro video games, and talking tech. He also writes a blog about the Coleco ADAM computer and Life with Microsoft.

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