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Quick Jabs: Al Haymon’s Takeover Bid; Victor Conte’s Selectivity; More

Kangaroo boxing videos have lost some of their appeal, ever since the kangaroo boxing video where one kangaroo sociopathically strangled another kangaroo well beyond the bounds of good taste. The one above isn’t so creepy. It has become a minor smash, with cause. In this edition of Quick Jabs, we’ll talk about human-punching, mainly, and the business thereof. There are the subjects...
Via The Queensbury Rules
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Quick Jabs: Al Haymon’s Takeover Bid; Victor Conte’s Selectivity; More

Kangaroo boxing videos have lost some of their appeal, ever since the kangaroo boxing video where one kangaroo sociopathically strangled another kangaroo well beyond the bounds of good taste. The one above isn’t so creepy. It has become a minor smash, with cause. In this edition of Quick Jabs, we’ll talk about human-punching, mainly, and the business thereof. There are the subjects...
Via Bloguin Best
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs Stalks Wladimir Klitschko While He Paddle Boards (Video)

Shannon Briggs is hilarious and deserves a fight with Wladimir Klitschko so we can all take amusement in the press tour. In the video courtesy of TMZ, Briggs chartered a boat so that he could disturb Klitschko who was enjoying some time on the Miami waters by paddleboarding.  The video is maniacal — showing Shannon Briggs hammering Klitschko with taunt after taunt … while buzzing...
Via Thacover2
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs Stalks Wladimir Klitschko While He Paddle Boards (Video)

Shannon Briggs is hilarious and deserves a fight with Wladimir Klitschko so we can all take amusement in the press tour. In the video courtesy of TMZ, Briggs chartered a boat so that he could disturb Klitschko who was enjoying some time on the Miami waters by paddleboarding.  The video is maniacal — showing Shannon Briggs hammering Klitschko with taunt after taunt … while buzzing...
Via BlackSportsOnline
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Around The Combat World

  (Welcome to another installment of Around the Combat World, where we chart what happened over the weekend from fighters you know or should know that performed away from your TV screen.) Edith Soledad Matthysse lost to Marcela Eliana Acuna [UD] Antonio DeMarco defeated Lanardo Tyner [UD] Luis Concepcion defeated Duvan Hernandez [R7 TKO] Don George defeated Dyah Davis [UD] Shannon...
Via Undercard Superstar
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko hires extra muscle for Shannon Briggs

Wladimir Klitschko has bolstered his security staff in response to the ongoing lunacy of former two-time heavyweight titlist Shannon Briggs. Stalking the mammoth Ukrainian for in excess of a month, Briggs (55-6-1-1, 48 KOs) instigated a brawl with the 38-year-old Klitschko (62-3, 53 KOs) a week ago at a restaurant in South Florida. “Until now it was funny, but not anymore,” said...
Via Sports by Colin
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Briggs stalks Klitschko, ends up in hospital

Ukrainian heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko and former champ Shannon Briggs got into a brawl at a Miami restaurant. TMZ reports that Klitschko was having a bowl of pasta at Mama Mia's Italian restaurant when Briggs walked in and started taunting Klitschko by eating his food.  Klitschko poured water on Briggs’ head and then all hell broke loose.  
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs Eats Wladimir Klitschko’s Food Then Attacks Him (Video)

Shannon Briggs and Wladimir Klitchko have this weird feud going where Briggs may or may not be stalking him. A few days ago Briggs ran up on Klitchko’s training session and if that wasn’t strange enough, Shannon decided to join Vlad during his lunch. That is actually putting it nicely because as you can see in the video below, Shannon steals Wladimir’s pasta and starts eating...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Briggs & Klitschko At It Again Over Pasta

HOLLYWOOD - And … SCENE. Yes, Shannon Briggs is still trolling Wladimir Klitschko. After all, he wants to fight THE CHAMP. In today’s installment of “As The Heavyweights Turns” an unsuspecting Wladimir Klitschko sits inside an Italian restaurant enjoying a lovely bowl of pasta with a friend. Soon, his solace is interrupted when he finds himself being confronted by a hyped...
Via BadCulture
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs Tries to Punk Heavyweight Champ Wladimir Klitschko (Video)

Shannon Briggs isn’t considered an elite heavyweight but that didn’t stop him from challenging champion Wladimir Klitschko a few days ago. Briggs best tool to get a title shot is agitation and he used it to tempt Klitschko into a fight. It didn’t work on that day but it may pay off in the near future if Briggs in facts lands a title shot. Here’s the Video of Briggs trying...
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Briggs Trolls Klitschko…Again

SOUTH FLORIDA - He’s BACK. Tenacity is a great quality that will get most people closer to attaining a goal. I’m not sure that’s going to happen for Shannon Briggs. Once again, Briggs popped up in the South Florida gym where alphabet champion Wladimir Klitschko is currently training for his upcoming title defense against Kubrat Pulev on September 6th. In this installment of...
Via BadCulture
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs tries to start a brawl with Wladimir Klitschko

Former two-time heavyweight titlist Shannon Briggs interrupted Wladimir Klitschko’s open media workout and tried to instigate a brawl with the boxing legend on Tuesday in South Florida. Michael Moorer separated the 42-year-old Briggs (55-6-1-1, 48 KOs) and the 38-year-old Klitschko (62-3, 53 KOs) before fists were thrown. Briggs last vacated the squared circle on June 28 after...
Via Sports by Colin
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs wants to get knocked onto Queer Street by Wladimir Klitschko

Speaking with FightNews on Thursday, former two-time heavyweight titlist Shannon Briggs said he’s “living right” and ready to battle Wladimir Klitschko. Briggs (55-6-1-1, 48 KOs) earned a unanimous decision over Brazilian Raphael Zumbano Love to capture the vacant NABA heavyweight strap on June 28. A native Brooklynite, Briggs floored Love (34-8-1, 27 KOs) in the opening and...
Via Sports by Colin
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Around the Combat World

(Welcome to another installment of Around the Combat World, where we chart what happened over the weekend from fighters you know or should know that performed away from your TV screen.)  Ricky Burns lost to Dejan Zlaticanan [SD] Glen Johnson lost to Ilunga Makabu [R9 TKO] Zack Mwekassa defeated Bernard Adie [R7 TKO] Sonny Boy Jaro defeated Ichal Tobida [R5 KO] Shannon Briggs defeated...
Via Undercard Superstar
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Around the Combat World

  (Welcome to another installment of Around the Combat World, where we do a sweep across the combat landscape for fighters you know or should know that performed this weekend away from the magic of television.) Diego Magdaleno defeated Oscar Bravo [UD] Gavin Rees defeated Gary Buckland [SD] Lee Selby defeated Romulo Koasicha [UD] Nathan Cleverly defeated Shawn Corbin [R2 TKO] Eddie...
Via Undercard Superstar
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs Continues to Taunt Wladimir Klitschko

After Shannon Briggs hijacked the press conference for Klitschko vs. Leapai earlier in the week, and after Klitschko dispatched of Leapai in the 5th Round of their bout on Saturday, just moments ago, Briggs made the statement below on Twitter.  He continues to taunt Klitschko.  Does anyone think Briggs could actually beat Wlad?  I don't think so, but his statements are not...
Via Sports Brothers Report
April 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Klitschko vs. Leapai press conference photos & notes, including Shannon Brigg’s odd appearance

The final press conference for the Wladimir Klitschko vs. Alex Leapai fight was held earlier this afternoon. It wasn't without drama, either, although it had nothing to do with Klitschko vs. Leapai. For some odd reason, Shannon Briggs stormed the presser and made a scene, demanding a shot at Klitschko and ripping off his shirt in the process. God help us. Plus, we also have another...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Quick Jabs/Round And Round: HBO Vs. Adonis Stevenson Fallout, Next For Keith Thurman, More

Which staged-seeming heavyweight video to start this duel “fights in the works”/”news roundup and analysis” post with? Throwing a shoe or overturning a table? We’ll go with Shannon Briggs throwing a shoe at the champion, Wladimir Klitschko, and then with Tyson Fury throwing a table in advance of his rematch with Dereck Chisora. QUICK JABS Also, for some reason, there...
Via The Queensbury Rules
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs Storms Klitschko Training Camp, Throws Shoe At Him (Video)

Shannon Briggs has lost his mind. according to video at Fightnews, Briggs stormed the training session of IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko’s training session today at the Heavyweight Factory in Hollywood, Florida, and started screaming at Wladimir and challenging him to a fight Briggs ripped off his shirt and took his shoe off and threw it at Klitschko...
Via Thacover2
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs Storms Klitschko Training Camp, Throws Shoe At Him (Video)

Shannon Briggs has lost his mind. according to video at Fightnews, Briggs stormed the training session of IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko’s training session today at the Heavyweight Factory in Hollywood, Florida, and started screaming at Wladimir and challenging him to a fight Briggs ripped off his shirt and took his shoe off and threw it at Klitschko...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs Runs Up On W. Klitschko

Shannon Briggs is BACK! (he say, well yells actually. The cover photo is from happier times.) Here in sunny California, Briggs decided to get in touch with his inner Mitch Green. The workout of WBA/IBF/WBO/IBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko was disrupted Thursday morning by comebacking former WBO heavyweight champion Shannon Briggs. As Wlad was having his hands wrapped by...
Via BadCulture
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

10 action-packed, vintage heavyweight boxing matches on YouTube

Thank you YouTube. Since there are no great heavyweight boxing matches anymore, it is a real treat to go back and look at some that provided use with awesome drama. They tend to get forgotten and deserve a second look. The video quality is quite good for each of the following fights that you can check out any time on YouTube. Muhammad Ali vs. Leon Spinks I, 1978 Spinks had only...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Undefeated Lavarn Harvell showcased on FNF undercard in West Orange

This Friday night at the South Mountain Arena in West Orange, New Jersey, undefeated Light Heavyweight prospect Lavarn “Baby Bowe” Harvell will put his perfect record on the line when he takes on battle tested Paul Vasquez in a bout scheduled for six rounds that will be one of the featured undercard bouts of ESPN’s Friday Night Fights. Harvell, 25 years old from Atlantic City...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Reality show Called “Brawl it Out” Lets You Settle Disagreements By Boxing (Video)

Now a days I sometimes catch myself getting agitated with the fact that there’s a court TV show on every channel.  When I was growing up it was simply “Peoples Court.” Well a new reality show has been spawned that will allow people to settle difference the old fashion way but a little more safer. Per Off The Bench, a show called “Brawl It Out,” will allow contestants or...
Via BlackSportsOnline
January 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Fighting again a victory for Jacobs

As you step through the red side door at Starrett City Boxing Club, the smell hits you like a glove full of plaster. The odor of sweat, blood and hot air fill the cavernous, cement-walled room, located underneath a parking garage at a housing complex in Brooklyn. The folks who call this facility home will tell you that's the scent of hard work, and as you look at some of the...
Via Fox Sports
November 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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