Hosts William Dettloff and Eric Raskin cover the Chad Dawson-Bernard Hopkins fiasco, the Antonio DeMarco-Jorge Linares blood-letting, the state of The Ring light heavyweight title, Ken Hershman's move to HBO, the latest Oscar De La Hoya comeback nonsense, and much more.
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Good show, and a stellar Richard Schaefer impression! I know Eric might still be looking for boxing writing gigs, but SNL might just be his next stop.
I still am amazed at the number of fans defending THE RING and the WBC for simply taking it upon themselves to make a ruling on the Hopkins - Dawson bout. You sort of expect it from the WBC who has always manufactured it’s own reality, but THE RING actually has set-in-stone rules that apparently aren’t so set in stone anymore.
I guess we’re seeing the effects of the “American Idol” generation, where popular opinion seems to define reality. If this is the case, I hope the new staff at THE RING starts changing historic results based upon general public opinion. I still would love to see the result of Chavez - Taylor I overturned…