Brent Brookhouse


A long-time writer and now managing editor of, Brent Brookhouse has been a combat sports fan since a combination of Punchout! on the NES, Mike Tyson vs. Buster Douglas and the movie Bloodsport captured his imagination as a young boy. A dedicated fan of mixed martial arts, Brent is also a major fan of boxing and moonlights as editor of since all punching is good punching.


Mago in coma following loss to Perez


After a brutal bout with Mike Perez, Magomed Abdusalamov is in a medically induced coma due to a blood clot discovered after the fight.

Tommy Morrison dead at age 44


Tommy Morrison, former heavyweight champion, co-star of Rocky V and one of the first athletes publicly diagnosed with HIV, passed away at age 44 Sunday night in Nebraska.

Broner: No Paulie rematch, Maidana first on list


Adrien Broner wants to take care of Maidana and has no interest in rematching Malignaggi. He does credit Paulie as "a hell of a fighter" who can"talk his ass off."

Quick Takes! Chavez/Vera rescheduled maybe? More..


Seth Mitchell and Chris Arreola have had their fight pushed back a day to September 7. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. tweets that is bout with Brian Vera has been rescheduled to September 28, Dan Rafael...

Garcia vs Matthysse official for Floyd/Canelo card


Golden Boy makes Danny Garcia vs. Lucas Matthysse official for the undercard of Floyd Mayweather vs. Canelo Alavarez.

Major announcement coming: Garcia/Matthysse?


It is believed that Danny Garcia vs. Lucas Matthysse on the undercard of Floyd Mayweather's bout with Canelo Alvarez will be announced by Golden Boy Promotions at 3 p.m. today.

Gabriel Montoya speaks on anti-doping work


Max Boxing's Gabriel Montoya has been working as an anti-doping consultant for some major recent fights. The boxing journalist discusses ethical concerns in this Bad Left Hook exclusive.


Mayorga fighting backyard brawler July 27

Ricardo Mayorga, a former boxing world champion, has "transitioned" to MMA and his second fight will be against a former backyard fighter named Level later this month.

Golovkin responds to Ward's criticism


Gennady Golovkin addresses comments from Andre Ward that he has never had to worry about his defense and is simply too hittable.

Donaire is still marketable, future no guarantee


Nonito Donaire lost to Guillermo Rigondeaux and looked impotent in defeat, but Nonito remains an easy fighter to market. The biggest questions for Donaire revolve around what happens with his...

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