Articles by Justin M. Salvato




Boxing News & bits for February 16, 2018

The Jeff Horn – Terence Crawford fight is changing location from Brooklyn to Las Vegas. Manny Pacquiao will fight Mike Alvarado on April 14th. Andre Dirrell’s rematch with Jose Uzcategui is set for March 3…


A Boxer’s Pro Debut

A guy I hold pads for from time to time is making his pro debut this Saturday in West Virginia.  His name is Bryant Costello.  I imagine this is both a nervous and exciting time…


Boxing News & bits for January 18, 2018

Anthony Mundine stopped Tommy Browne in the second round.  Bleh. The fight between Sergey Lipinets and Mikey Garcia is off due to a hand injury suffered by Lipinets. Gennady Golovkin’s trainer, Abel Sanchez, said in…


Boxing News & bits for January 9, 2018

Slow news day… Carl Frampton versus Nonito Donaire is on for April 21st in Belfast. Remember Conor McGregor?  He’s 0 – 1 in professional boxing.  Anyway, regarding where Conor should focus his attention, his coach…


Boxing News & bits for January 8, 2018

Former WBC Super Flyweight champion Carlos Cuadras is now training with Abel Sanchez. East Side Boxing thinks Adrien Broner may fight Amir Khan.  This might produce a decent fight, but does anyone really care about…


Boxing News & bits for January 5, 2018

Looks like the WBC is ordering light heavyweight champ Adonis Stevenson to fight Badou Jack. Super middleweights Andre Dirrell and Jose Uzcategui are scheduled for a rematch on March 3rd.   It will be on the…