1. Predicting the Next Boxers to Fight in a Main Event for the 1st Time

    Boxing fans are always on the lookout for a new star at heavyweight. After handling Tomasz Adamek earlier this year, Vyacheslav Glazkov has inserted his name into that conversation...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 7,886 reads 9 comments

  2. Ranking the Most Productive Trainer-Fighter Relationships in Boxing History

    Nobody who encountered the young Joe Louis would have doubted his natural aptitude for a career as a prize fighter...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 4,011 reads 8 comments

  3. Boxers Whose Stock Is Soaring in 2014

    Miguel Cotto entered this year already being one of the most popular boxers of his generation and a first-ballot Hall of Famer. But beating Sergio Martinez for the world middleweight title earlier this month shot his stock to another level...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 41,952 reads 50 comments

  4. Devon Alexander vs. Jesus Soto Karass: Preview, Prediction for Welterweight Bout

    On Saturday in Carson, California, former two-division world champion Devon Alexander will return to action against tough veteran Jesus Soto Karass ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 2,024 reads 15 comments

  5. Gary Russell Jr. vs. Vasyl Lomachenko: Preview and Prediction for Title FIght

    This Saturday in Carson, California, undefeated Gary Russell Jr. will face former Olympic star Vasyl Lomachenko for the vacant WBO featherweight belt...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 4,221 reads 12 comments

  6. Ranking the 10 Best Chins in Boxing Today

    When a son takes after his father, it's common to refer to him as a "chip off the old block." In the case of the Chavez family, that block is solid granite. Don't get me wrong: I've been as critical of Julio Cesar Chavez Jr...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 20,907 reads 59 comments

  7. Stock Watch for the Top Boxers Under 25 Years Old

    Saul Alvarez is just 23, but next month he will headline his third pay-per-view, when he faces Cuban star Erislandy Lara. At 24, Adrien Broner is already a three-division world champion...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 2,516 reads 5 comments

  8. Boxing Belt-Holders Who Have Yet to Face a Serious Challenge

    Most current boxing fans are not old enough to remember it, though we have all heard about it from our fathers or grandfathers or old men at the bar. Once upon a time in boxing, there was only one world champion per division...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 20,125 reads 43 comments

  9. Ruslan Provodnikov vs. Chris Algieri: Preview and Prediction for Title Fight

    Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, WBO light welterweight champion Ruslan Provodnikov defends his belt against undefeated contender Chris Algieri...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 10,773 reads 25 comments

  10. Ranking the 10 Best Southpaws in Boxing Today

    When Miguel Cotto faces Sergio Martinez this Saturday night in Madison Square Garden, he'll face a number of tactical problems. Martinez has a six-inch reach advantage and is far larger...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 15,621 reads 33 comments

  11. Ranking the 10 Greatest Argentine Fighters in Boxing History

    When Sergio Martinez climbs into the ring at Madison Square Garden this Saturday to face Miguel Cotto , he'll get a loud and vivid demonstration of the pride and passion that Puerto Rican fans bring to the sport...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 8,967 reads 8 comments

  12. Former Champions Most Likely to Regain a Belt in 2014

    Saturday night on pay-per-view, Miguel Cotto will challenge for a fourth world title when he faces WBC and lineal middleweight champion Sergio Martinez. A win will make him the first four-division world champion ever from Puerto Rico...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 12,349 reads 16 comments

  13. Ranking the 10 Greatest Puerto Rican Fighters in Boxing History

    When Miguel Cotto enters the ring at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night to face Sergio Martinez, he will represent a proud Puerto Rican boxing tradition. With a population of about 3...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 16,931 reads 33 comments

  14. Ranking the Greatest Venues in Boxing History

    For any serious boxing fan, arenas like Madison Square Garden and Caesar's Palace hold the same status as holy sites. These are the places where true boxing greatness took place...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 5,723 reads 10 comments

  15. Unification Title Fights That Should Be Made Immediately

    In a perfect boxing universe, the title "world champion" would carry much more weight than it does currently. A fighter who wore that title would stand alone at the top of the mountain, above all his peers...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 13,556 reads 53 comments

  16. Ranking the Biggest Moments in British Boxing History

    When Carl Froch and George Groves meet up in a rematch Saturday at Wembley Stadium in London, over 75,000 of their fellow Brits will pack the arena. It will be a notable moment in British boxing history...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 3,200 reads 8 comments

  17. Carl Froch vs. George Groves: Preview and Prediction for Title Fight

    Over 75,000 British boxing fans will pack Wembley Stadium this Saturday for one of the most hotly anticipated boxing rematches in years as Carl Froch defends the WBA and IBF super middleweight titles against George Groves...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 2,090 reads 7 comments

  18. Ranking the Most Successful Brothers in Boxing History

    When Vitali Klitschko stepped away from boxing last December, it ended more than a decade-long reign at the top of the heavyweight division for him and his younger brother Wladimir ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 90,517 reads 16 comments

  19. Current Fighters Who Will Be Locks for the Boxing Hall of Fame

    The heart of sports is the glory of competition. But the soul of sports is the sweet memory of that glory. Sports fans thrill in the moment, but we live largely in the past. That's always been the attraction of Hall of Fames ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 9,169 reads 28 comments

  20. Jermell Charlo vs. Charlie Ota: Preview and Prediction for Upcoming Bout

    Saturday night in Montreal, Jermell Charlo , one-half of the undefeated Charlo twins, returns to action against fellow junior middleweight contender Charlie Ota . Jermell and his brother Jermall have developed into sensations in the sport...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 1,413 reads 1 comments

  21. Adonis Stevenson vs. Andrzej Fonfara: Preview and Prediction for Title FIght

    Saturday night in Montreal, WBC and lineal light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson returns to action against talented contender Andrzej Fonfara of Poland...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 2,122 reads 2 comments

  22. Boxers Whose Stock Has Skyrocketed in 2014

    Even though he lost earlier this month to Floyd Mayweather , Marcos Maidana's performance pushed his already surging stock even higher...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 36,662 reads 65 comments

  23. Burning Questions That Will Be Answered in 2014's Biggest Remaining Fights

    You know the boxing year has gotten off to a great start when we are entering the summer months with so many intriguing questions waiting to be answered...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 12,048 reads 33 comments

  24. Ranking the 10 Best Counter Punchers in Boxing History

    As a boxing fan, I consider the counter punch the most aesthetically satisfying act in sports. It relies on the opponent's own aggression to draw him into a perfectly set trap. It's the heart of the sweet science...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 18,769 reads 64 comments

  25. Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Mike Alvarado: Preview, Prediction for Welterweight Bout

    Saturday night in Inglewood, California, Mexican boxing legend Juan Manuel Marquez returns to the ring for the first time since losing by split decision to Timothy Bradley last October...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 5,935 reads 6 comments