“On the Ropes” Boxing Radio returns this week with host Jenna J to recap all the latest news and fights in the sport of boxing. In this episode, I will be looking back at this past Saturday’s Premier Boxing Champions card, which featured a welterweight clash between the hard hitting Keith Thurman and long standing veteran, Luis Collazo. I will also be recapping the co-main event in which unbeaten Tony Harrison took on his toughest challenge to date in Willie Nelson. Lastly, I will preview the next PBC events in which Julio Cesar Chavez Jr returns on Showtime and unbeaten British star, Carl Frampton takes on Alejandro Gonzalez on CBS. Click play on the audio player to listen to the latest edition of “On The Ropes”
The first guest on this episode is one of the best trainers in the sport, Joel Diaz. Joel speaks about Timothy Bradley’s recent bout with Jessie Vargas and the controversy surrounding the ending of the match. Diaz also shares his thought on the development of Diego Magdaleno and his performance in his latest win. Additionally, Joel Diaz talks about the boxing landscape and the future of pound-for-pound star, Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather. Lastly, Diaz talks about his stable of fighters and what we can expect from them in the future.
The main guest on this week’s show is former IBO champion and current trainer, ‘Jazzy’ Jeff Mayweather. Jeff talks about the aftermath of the big fight between his nephew, Floyd Mayweather Jr, and Manny Pacquiao, including the post fight injury allegations. ‘Jazzy’ Jeff also discusses the future of Floyd Mayweather and how he thinks Floyd will close out his career. Lastly, Mayweather gives his thoughts on the new wave of fighters that could carry boxing in the future.
The mailbag segment returns this week. Fans have been submitting questions and today they get answered. Topics covered in this episode include:
Carl Froch’s retirement
Deontay Wilder’s next opponent
Shane Mosley-Ricardo Mayorga rematch
The future of Gennady Golovkin
Berto and Mayfield as possible Mayweather opponents
and much more!
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