Dougie’s Friday mailbag

15
May

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans share their thoughts on the Gennady Golovkin-Willie Monroe Jr. fight and the American underdog’s chances against the middleweight world-beater, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez’s HBO debut, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and his most formidable possible future opponents, plus mythical matchups, in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!

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26
Mar

Marquez chasing history, Alvarado after redemption in Forum clash

Juan Manuel Marquez returns to the venue that introduced him to U.S. fans, The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., when he takes on Mike Alvarado on May 17. Marquez says a wins puts him in position to make history. Alvarado seeks redemption vs. the Mexican legend.

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23
Aug

Lem’s latest: Mares rises from poverty to prominence

Abner Mares grew up poor and fending for himself in the streets but is now a married father of two girls and the wearer of championship belts in three divisions.

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09
Aug

Dougie’s Friday mailbag

Fans ask Dougie’s opinions on Mark “Too Sharp” Johnson’s hall-of-fame merits, mythical matchups and hall-of-fame contenders, potential welterweight fights between Amir Khan, Devon Alexander and Adrien Broner, and they also give him the business, in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!

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08
Nov

Mitchell: ‘I’m a thug in the ring’

Unbeaten heavyweight prospect Seth Mitchell: “I’m very confident that I have the skills to be a problem for any heavyweight in the division right now.”

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04
Nov

Q&A: Harrison avoids streets, draws local fans, national interest

Only a few years after being released from prison for armed robbery, Dusty Harrison’s father and trainer, Buddy Harrison, started his son shadowboxing while he was still in diapers.

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04
Nov

Harrison stops Leal in third round, rises to 10-0

Washington, D.C., welterweight Dusty Harrison improved to 10-0 with Saturday night’s third-round knockout over Nalo Leal following his seventh appearance at the Washington Convention Center.

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26
Oct

Buffer calls Steward ‘an icon.’

Michael Buffer on Emanuel Steward: “As a fan and colleague, I mourn the loss of a legend… an icon. As a friend, I have lost a loved one and my heart is broken.”

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06
Sep

Johnson, Ranallo to work Showtime’s Matthysse-Ajose

Hall of Famer Mark “Too Sharp” Johnson will call the Showtime Championship Boxing card headlined by the Lucas Matthysse-Olusegun Ajose junior welterweight bout on Saturday.

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04
Jun

Lem’s latest: Did Pacquiao’s marital woes affect Marquez fight?

Manny Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, believes the fighter’s marital troubles might have factored in to his sub-par performance against Juan Manuel Marquez in November.

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