“I’m really happy with Andre’s commitment and the fact that he is willing to re-invent himself without compromising who he is,” stated Andre Berto’s trainer, Virgil Hunter, in the build up to his long-awaited comeback fight live from Cincinnati later
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“Mr. Boxing Voice” Troy King, who has been featured multiple times on ThaBoxingVoice YouTube channel will finally get to make his return to the ring in 2014. King announced via social media late last night he would return September 26th
The narrative seems to be written by the media on Andre Ward. Even when he puts on a clinical display of the effective use of his boxing time after time, the loudest voices in the room try to dispel his
Tha Boxing Voice caught up with Abel Sanchez giving him an opportunity to answer some of the things fellow trainer Virgil Hunter recently had to say about a potential fight between his star pupil Andre Ward and Sanchez’ fighter Gennady Golovkin. Hunter
Virgil Hunter Says If the Angulo That Fought Lara Showed up Against Alvarez It Would Have Been Interesting
Virgil Hunter spoke with Thaboxingvoice.com to reflect on Alfredo Angulo’s performance against Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez last March. ”I’m surprised Alfredo didn’t got knocked out”, Hunter told us. Referee Tony Weeks stopped the fight after nine and a half one-sided rounds.
27 year-old Amir Khan (29-3, 19 KOs) looked great in his last fight against Luiz Collazo (35-6, 18 KOs) but that was back in May and before that he hadn’t fought in over a year, when he did well to
Andre Ward and Carl Froch have taken different paths since they met on that foggy day in Atlantic City to crown the best Super Middleweight in 2011. Ward was victorious that night and staked his claim as a pound for
It’s been almost a year since Abner Mares has been in the ring since his KO loss to Jhonny Gonzalez. Mares was on hand at the Arreola-Stiverne rematch and says a return is eminent. “I have a scheduled fight for
(LOS ANGELES, CALIF.) – Former two-time World Champion Andre Berto (Winter Haven, Fla.) has received clearance to begin light sparring following his August shoulder surgery. Berto returned to Dr. Neal ElAttrache’s office for a follow-up appointment on Monday, during which
“I had a fight on ESPN2 in 2002 and then I got picked up just after that.” Those are the words of Bilal Mahasin, a Bay Area junior welterweight prospect who had his professional boxing career delayed by ten years.
Andre Berto lost Saturday night in a valiant effort against Jesus Soto Karass in San Antonio in a crossroads battle for both in their careers. Berto suffered the first knockout loss of his career and has lost three of his
Amir Khan Believes That Moving Up In Weight Will Give Him A Better Chin Especially Against Alexander
Amir Khan is sure of his skill, speed and power, but delusional when it comes to his chin. In a recent interview Khan touched up on the subject. “Part of my punch resistance is due to my weight,” said Khan.
On April 27th, Julio “The Kidd” Diaz took the biggest step in his late career comeback going over to England to fight Amir “King” Khan on his own turf.
Julio Diaz is getting ready to step into the ring with Amir Khan on April 27th in Khan’s backyard of Sheffield, England. The fight will be televised by Showtime as part of a split-site showing with Danny Garcia and Zab
Whenever you go live on radio, there are certainly unexpected things that are bound to happen. So when ThaBoxingVoice Radio Show went live last night, a caller by the name of Liam called in and said he got it on
OAKLAND, CALIF.) – Super middleweight champion Andre Ward (Oakland, Calif.) hit an important milestone in his recovery from shoulder surgery yesterday, making his return to his boxing gym. Ward has been doing intensive physical therapy three times a week to
ThaBoxingVoice.com, recently caught up with highly acclaimed trainer and mastermind of Amir Khan’s revival, Virgil Hunter. When asked if had noticed any of the similar flaws, that had manifested itself in Khan’s previous defeats and struggles in the recent victory
Lucas Matthysse’s one punch, one round destruction of Mike Dallas Jr. was amazing, but did not come without controversy or questions. The first issue was raised when the trainer of Mike Dallas Jr., Virgil Hunter, had opposed to the taking
Alfredo Angulo was a recent guest of ThaBoxingVoice.com’s radio show this past Thursday. He spoke with us on many topics including the Canelo rumors, his next possible fight, and possible opponents among other things. On why he switched trainers to
Mike Dallas Jr. is a solid, well rounded boxer with great hand speed and great foot work. He has good power and loves to keep the jab pumping. However, if he couldn’t get past Mauricio Herrera and was stopped by