Dave Johnson, Author at Boxing News and Views
Manny Pacquiao: Timeless, Tireless.

Manny Pacquiao: Timeless, Tireless.

The welterweight division, 147 pounds, the division of Sugar Ray Robinson, Sugar…

- 2 years ago
Fighting Past Forty The Perils and Prizes for Elders in a Young Man's Sport

Fighting Past Forty: The Perils and Prizes for Elders in a Young Man’s Sport

The first month of 2019 has been a peculiar one…

- 2 years ago
The Hornet Strikes Again - Review

The Hornet Strikes Again – Review

Its an unusal one for some of us Stateside. Every…

- 2 years ago
End Of An Era - HBO and Boxing

End Of An Era – HBO and Boxing

"Once upon a time we were a promising kid. Then…

- 3 years ago
Pacquiao vs Matthysse Malaysia

What It Was Like At The Pacquiao vs Matthysse Malaysia Fight

Our man on the ground in Asia this weekend, Dave…

- 3 years ago
Gassiev vs Usyk

World Championship Boxing: Gassiev vs Usyk Preview

Soccer fans have had their fun in Moscow, Russia, but…

- 3 years ago
Pacquiao Brings Big Time Boxing

Pacquiao Brings Big Time Boxing Back To Malaysia For First Time Since Ali

New York City, Las Vegas, London. Most championship level boxing…

- 3 years ago

Adonis Stevenson – A Boxing Anomaly

Tonight is certain a night for the uncommon in the Air…

- 3 years ago
what next for golovkin

What Next For Golovkin? 5 Options Including Immediate Canelo Rematch

What next for Golovkin after the draw with Canelo? You'd…

- 4 years ago
Rigondeaux fight

Rigondeaux Lomachenko Combined Amateur Records Are Truly Scary

Looking at the combined Rigondeaux Lomachenko amateur records and pedigree…

- 4 years ago
Saunders vs Monroe Jr Prediction

WBO Middleweight Title Preview: Saunders vs Monroe Jr Prediction

There's another world middleweight title happening this weekend in England.…

- 4 years ago
Eubank vs Yildirim

Eubank vs Yildirim An Opportunity For Jr To Shut Critics Up

A breakdown of the IBO super-middleweight world title fight between…

- 4 years ago
Mike Perez vs Mairis Briedis

Mike Perez vs Mairis Briedis Promises Fireworks At 200lbs

Mike Perez vs Mairis Briedis could very well be one…

- 4 years ago
Gassiev vs Usyk

Russian Wonder Kid Murat Gassiev Set To Explode Onto World Scene

Murat Gassiev is well known to hardcore boxing fans, but…

- 4 years ago
robert brant

Robert Brant Looking To Shine In World Boxing Super Series

Robert Brant might not be known to many fight fans…

- 4 years ago
George Groves vs Jamie Cox

George Groves vs Jamie Cox Breakdown and Prediction

A look ahead to the George Groves vs Jamie Cox showdown…

- 4 years ago
Callum Smith vs Erik Skoglund

Callum Smith vs Erik Skoglund An Intriguing Clash Of Styles

Callum Smith vs Erik Skoglund represents the the latest test…

- 4 years ago
Yunier Dorticos vs Dmitry Kudryashov

Yunier Dorticos vs Dmitry Kudryashov A Fight Of Technical Power

A look ahead to Yunier Dorticos vs Dmitry Kudryashov in the…

- 4 years ago
Usyk Wins Muhammad Ali Trophy

Oleksandr Usyk vs Marco Huck – Preview and Prediction

Dave Johnson breaks down Oleksandr Usyk vs Marco Huck taking place…

- 4 years ago
What We Learned From Mayweather vs McGregor

What We Learned From Mayweather vs McGregor

It wasn't supposed to be this way.  All the nay-sayers…

- 4 years ago
Fans Concerned After Worrying Tweet From Nathan Cleverly

Nathan Cleverly Retires From Boxing Following Jack Defeat

Former champion Nathan Cleverly retires after getting pulverized by Swedish…

- 4 years ago
Gervonta Davis Had A Chilling Reaction To Tevin Farmer's Win In Boston

Gervonta Davis Stripped Of World Title, Ex-Champion Gives Reaction

Gervonta Davis stripped of world title on the eve of…

- 4 years ago
Wladimir Klitschko career

Remembering The Wladimir Klitschko Career Highlights

The Wladimir Klitschko career has now come to an end…

- 4 years ago
Terence Crawford Lands

Terence Crawford Lands World Title Unification Fight

Terence Crawford lands a big fight that could see him…

- 4 years ago
Nevada State Athletic Commission

Nevada State Athletic Commission Change Rigondeaux Win To N/C

As expected, the Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously to…

- 4 years ago
pound for pound

Former Pound For Pound King Hopes To Avenge Loss On Amazing Card

Ex pound for pound king Roman Gonzalez has been patiently…

- 4 years ago
Nevada State Athletic Commission

Rigondeaux No Contest Ruling Could Be On The Horizon

A Guillermo Rigondeaux no contest ruling is the last thing…

- 4 years ago
Mayweather vs McGregor and Boxing's Crediblity

Confirmed: Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor Official

Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor official as a boxing match…

- 4 years ago
is Terence Crawford

Why Is Terence Crawford Continuing To Go Unnoticed?

  Why is Terence Crawford going under the radar despite…

- 4 years ago

Boxing Fans Treated To A Night They Long Deserved – Recap

For many of us boxing fans Christmas came early with gifts…

- 4 years ago

The Enigma That Is Kubrat Pulev

The most confusing part about Kubrat Pulev is where to…

- 4 years ago

Kovalev vs Ward Fight – Judging Controversy Is Taking Away From What Was A Good Fight

Nevertheless, the Kovalev vs Ward fight was a phenomenal one…

- 4 years ago

The Heavyweight Division In Boxing Is Stuck On Pause

Between injuries, drama and just plain boring matches heavyweight division…

- 4 years ago

Boxing November 2016 Schedule Hotting Up Nicely

Boxing fans have something to look forward to as this…

- 5 years ago

Povetkin Stiverne Bid Finalized and Takam Chooses Duhaupas Over Ortiz

With the bidding for the World Boxing Council (WBC) heavyweight…

- 5 years ago

Luis Ortiz Carlos Takam Fight Scheduled For November 12th

The fight is scheduled to take place on November 12…

- 5 years ago

Joseph Parker Anthony Joshua Fight Almost There For New Zealander

Parker (20-0 17KOs) must defeat Dimitrenko (38-2-24KOs) in order to…

- 5 years ago

Plenty Of Options Available For Both Golovkin and Brook Next Up

The World Boxing Association (WBA) announced on the news section…

- 5 years ago

New York State Dept Give Statement On Controversial Combat Sports Insurance Hike

The meeting, which lasted a mere ten minutes, also voted…

- 5 years ago