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“Boxing is a Metaphor of Life!” – Jack Reiss Interview, Part Three

“Boxing is a Metaphor of Life!” – Jack Reiss Interview, Part Three

By Barbara Pinnella This is the third and final part of the interview with referee and judge Jack Reiss, and there was still no shortage of topics. This time he discussed the number of belts that are up for grabs, the dangers of both concussions and rehydrating, cuts, and a variety of other issues. Everyone […]

Carlson Retains WBC Latino Bantamweight Title in Hard-Fought Match With Torres

Carlson Retains WBC Latino Bantamweight Title in Hard-Fought Match With Torres

By Barbara Pinnella We went back to Ontario, CA and the Doubletree Hotel for another Thompson Boxing Promotions event, Locked ‘N Loaded. Unfortunately Efrain Esquivias, who was slated to fight in the main event against Chris Martin, had to pull out of the fight when he developed a high fever just a couple of days […]

The Porters Confront Malignaggi about accusations of PED use

The Porters Confront Malignaggi about accusations of PED use

IBF Shawn Porter confronts Paulie Malignaggi abot accusations of PED . We were able to catch the action as it happened . www.leaveitintheringradio.com        

Mauricio Herrera Graduated – Looking to Further His In-Ring Education

Mauricio Herrera Graduated – Looking to Further His In-Ring Education

By Barbara Pinnella Photo courtesy of Mauricio Herrera Throughout his professional career, Mauricio “El Maestro” Herrera had to be considered Riverside’s best kept secret. He waged a war against the tough Russian Ruslan Provodnikov back in 2011, a battle he won in a unanimous decision. He fought six more fights, and even though he did […]

“It’s Never Perfect in That Ring, You’re Gonna Make Mistakes All the Time.” – Jack Reiss Interview, Part Two

“It’s Never Perfect in That Ring, You’re Gonna Make Mistakes All the Time.” – Jack Reiss Interview, Part Two

By Barbara Pinnella Photos by Linda Jolicoeur I must start this off by apologizing for the length of time it took to get part two of this interview written. I was moving into a new home after living in a hotel for more than three months, and there was so much more to do than […]