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.


Blame all of boxing for drug test nonsense


An examination of what has happened in the wake of positive VADA and USADA drug tests in boxing, and why there is no reason to look at them as a failed endeavor that should be tossed to the side.

Omar Henry dead at age 25 after battle with cancer


Omar Henry (12-0, 9 KO) has passed away at the age of 25 following a brief battle with gall bladder cancer.

Garcia reportedly pulling out of Judah bout


Danny Garcia might be withdrawing from his upcoming bout with Zab Judah. Reports are the withdrawal will happen on Monday.

Matthysse KO's Dallas, Soto Karass scores upset


Lucas Matthysse demolishes Mike Dallas Jr in the first round while Jesus Soto Karass scored an upset win over Selcuk Aydin on Showtime Championship Boxing.

Matthysse vs Dallas Jr Live results and discussion


Lucas Matthysse looks to run his win streak to five as he takes on Mike Dallas Jr in the Showtime Championship Boxing main event tonight.

Kelly Pavlik retires from boxing


Former middleweight champion Kelly Pavlik has decided to walk away from boxing, citing long-term health concerns and a lack of drive to compete.

ESPN report debunked, no $10k appeal fee in FL


After an ESPN report that Arash Usmanee's team has not appealed the result of his decision loss to Rances Barthelemy likely due to a $10,000 fee to file an appeal. Bad Left Hook has confirmed with...

JCC Jr absent, NSAC hearing pushed to February


Julio Cesar Chavez Jr's official punishment from the NSAC will be delayed at least until February after the boxing star has had issues meeting with legal representation due to an "expired visa."

Barthelemy's robbery win needs investigation


After Rances Barthelemy was awarded a clear "hometown decision" over Arash Usmanee on Friday Night Fights, it is clear that the Florida State Boxing Commission and Association of Boxing Commissions...

Arce retires following loss to Donaire


Jorge Arce is retiring from boxing following his loss to Nonito Donaire on HBO boxing. Arce claims he promised his family he'd hang up the gloves if he lost the bout.

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