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Blake "Il Capo" Caparello Collects A Win On Friday Night Fights, But Isn't A Made Man Yet

Every fight tells a story. Some tell you who a fighter is. Some tell you who he isn't. Some tell you what you already knew, and some make you question everything you thought you knew. When two largely unknown fighters from other countries meet in a main event on American television, there will always be questions. I'm just not sure we got many answers from our Friday Nights...
Via The Queensbury Rules
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Allan Green Underperforms, Shocks No One

Allan Green shocked nobody by putting in a lacklustre performance against Australian's Blake Caparello in Melbourne on Thursday. Green (32-5, 22 KO), who came in 6lb over the light heavyweight limit, never wanted to fight and lost a fittingly wide unanimous decision. It wouldn't be an exaggeration to say the high point of the fight was when referee Phil Austin tripped...
Via The Queensbury Rules
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Undefeated Aussie Blake Caparello takes on Allan Green on Oct 17

Unbeaten Australian star Blake Caparello will meet his toughest professional opponent and vie for his first career world title on the same Oct. 17 night, when he meets veteran slugger Allan Green for the vacant IBO light heavyweight championship at the Melbourne Pavilion in Flemington, Australia. The 27-year-old Aussie turned pro in 2009 and has since gone 17-0-1 in 18 fights, while...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Viewing Picks for July 5, 2013

All Times Eastern Australian Rules Football North Melbourne Kangaroos vs. Richmond Tigers -- Fox Soccer Plus, midnight Boxing Friday Night Fights, Hartford, CT Eleider Alvarez vs. Allan Green -- ESPN2, 9 p.m. CFL Calgary Stampeders at Saskatchewan Roughriders -- TSN/ESPN3, 9 p.m. College Football College Football Live -- ESPN, 3:30 p.m. Cycling Tour...
Via Awful Announcing
July 05, 2013  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Tony Thompson, David Price And Allan Green

What happens if you get punched by Superman Gennady Golovkin? According to that video, nuclear fusion and the biggest explosion the world has ever seen. Matthew Macklin agrees. It’s easier to look back on last week and make jokes than it is to look forward to this week, because there’s really not much on. The biggest fight is the heavyweight rematch between Tony Thompson and...
Via The Queensbury Rules
July 02, 2013  |  Discuss

2012 Knockout Of The Year Candidate: Mikkel Kessler Vs. Allan Green

We'll be talking about this knockout around the end of the year when reviewing 2012 finalists, I expect -- light heavyweight Allan Green going to sleep Saturday off Mikkel Kessler's crunching left hook. Back in 2005, Green was the man delivering the Knockout of the Year, against Jaidon Codrington. It's a brutal fact of this sport that one can go rather quickly...
Via The Queensbury Rules
May 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Kessler vs. Green weigh-in results

Tomorrow night in Copenhagen, Denmark, Mikkel Kessler makes his debut in the light heavyweight division as he meets Allan Green for a silver strap from the WBC. Today, the weigh-ins were held for Kessler vs. Green, as well as the rest of the card, which features hot cruiserweight prospect Mateusz Masternak, and middleweight prospect Patrick Nielsen. View the complete weigh-in results...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Allan Green cocky as usual, Mikkel Kessler says it is easy to do talking in the ring

by Jorge Alarcon-Swaby    This coming Saturday, Allan Green (31-3) will step into the ring against former WBA and WBC Super Middleweight Champion Mikkel Kessler (42-2) for the WBC Light Heavyweight World Championship (Silver). The bout will take place at the Parken Stadium in Denmark. During their final press conference in Copenhagen, Green took several shots [...]
Via Fight Hub TV
May 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Kessler vs. Green presser heats up: notes & quotes

Allan Green (31-1, 21 KOs) continued his war of words with Mikkel Kessler (44-2, 33 KOs) today at the final press conference in Copenhagen. Three days ahead of their WBC Light Heavyweight World Championship (Silver) clash at Denmark's famous PARKEN Stadium, Green claimed that the Viking Warrior was a long way past his prime. “He used...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 16, 2012  |  3 Comments

Mikkel Kessler to face Allan Green on May 19 in 175 lbs bout

Three-time super-middleweight world champion Mikkel Kessler (44-2, 33 KOs) will be moving up in weight on May 19 when he clashes with fellow Super Six World Boxing Classic contestant & power puncher Allan Green (31-3, 21 KOs) on May 19. The battle at Copenhagen's PARKEN Stadium will be contested at light heavyweight, with the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 26, 2012  |  Discuss
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