It seems boxing today has more discussion over potential fights happening then the actual fights themselves. It is obvious that boxing needs to do something to spice things up; tournaments could be the answer.
If the UFC has showed us anything it's that fighters with losses can still draw big paydays and entertain a crowd. There is no way that a tournament would take away any money out of fighters pockets, if anything it would only enhance their paydays.
Showtime recently put on the Super Six tournament, which has so far been a big success. It allowed fans to see the best of the division square off with no fuss.
There has also been a Bantamweight tournament signed, which will no doubt bring some great fights and attention to a division that rarely gets any.
I'm sick and tired of reading about possible match ups that may or may not ever happen. I say let's turn divisions into tournaments, and give the fans what they want to see.
So here are three divisions that could greatly benefit from a tournament.