Found August 13, 2013 on The Queensbury Rules:
(Walton Prison in Liverpool, England, early 20th Century; photo credit: here) August 13th marks the day that Peter Allen was hanged at Walton Prison for his part in murdering John Alan West. Allen and accomplice Gwynne Evans were the last two state executions in 1964. More importantly, August 13th will also come to be significant as the day that Queensberry Rules Radio made an epic comeback following a week off! Some wept, some trembled, most vomited, and James Foley of Bad Left Hook and TQBR's own Patrick Connor are back to stem that tide. This week on TQBR Radio, James and Patrick recap last week's ShoBox card -- especially the awful KO scored by Deontay Wilder over Siarhei Liakhovich -- and preview this weekend's Friday Night Fights action, as well as the HBO Boxing After Dark card headlined by Nathan Cleverly vs. Sergey Kovalev. No guests, no rules... NO MERCY. Click this link to tune in live at 12:30 p.m.  Pacific/3:30 p.m. Eastern, or download the e...

Deontay Wilder: Climbing The Heavyweight Ladder 1 KO At A Time

Last week, heavyweight prospect Deontay Wilder was pitted against Siarhei Liakhovich in the hope of finding out exactly what kind of fighter Wilder really is — and to answer the question in heavyweight boxing: How close is Wilder to a shot at a Klitschko brother? Liakhovich isn’t a top 10 contender. He’s lost five of his [...]The post Deontay Wilder: Climbing The Heavyweight...

Bronze Bomber Drops Bombs in Golden Boy Showcase

Photo:Manny “Mitts” Murillo If you’re ever in Indio, California than the place to be is the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino. That was the ideal location of Friday’s fights on Showtime. The Golden Boy event was stacked with the future faces of boxing. The main event featured Deontay Wilder facing Siarhei Liakhovich. Wilder at the time […]
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