The impartial nook, Ep. 249 Recap (better of 2020, Previews of Ioka-Tanaka, Garcia-Campbell)
On episode 249 of The impartial nook boxing podcast, host Michael Montero gave his choices for the most beneficial and worst of boxing in 2020. This year introduced exceptional challenges and frustrations for battle lovers, however plenty of memorable moments as well. Montero’s favorites are noted beneath.
Upset: Jeison Rosario TKO5 Julian Williams (January 18, Philadelphia, us of a, PBC, Fox)
robbery: Rolando Romero UD12 Jackson Marinez (August 15, Connecticut, usa, PBC, Showtime)
Knockout: Alexander Povetkin TKO5 Dillian Whyte (August 22, Brentwood, UK, Matchroom, DAZN)
trainer: Robert Garcia (Robert Garcia Boxing Academy)
Promoter: top Rank
community: ESPN / ESPN+
Prospect: Charles Conwell (14-0, eleven KOs, 3-0 in 2020, remaining two opponents had mixed listing of 26-0)
Sorest Loser: Deontay Wilder
Milk Carton: Dmitry Bivol
fight: Jose Zepeda KO5 Ivan Baranchyk (October 3, Las Vegas, usa, desirable Rank, ESPN+)
Fighter: Teofimo Lopez (sixteen-0, 12 KOs, undisputed lightweight champion)
After getting back from a one week hiatus, Montero briefly reviewed combat playing cards from two weeks ago. Tim Tszyu, Charles Conwell, Gilberto Ramirez, Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez all scored dominant wins. in one of the worst robberies of the yr, Reymart Gaballo obtained an early Christmas latest with a cut up resolution over Emmanuel Rodriguez. Judges John McKaie and Don Trella completely robbed the Puerto Rican, scoring the bout for Gaballo, the apartment fighter.
last Saturday, December 26, PBC had a card on FS1. Cuban super middleweight prospect David Morrell scored a KO3 win to improve to four-0 with three knockouts. whereas featherweight prospect Angel Barrientes (3-1, 2 KOs) suffered his first defeat as a professional, dropping via knockout in the fourth round in opposition t Travon Lawson (four-0, 3 KOs) of Alabama.
Thursday, December 31:
Ota-metropolis familiar Gymnasium, Tokyo, Japan
Kazuto Ioka vs. Kosei Tanaka, 115lb title combat
Saturday, January 2:
American airlines middle, Dallas, Texas (DAZN)
Ryan Garcia vs. Luke Campbell, vacant period in-between 135 title
Rene Alvarado vs. Roger Gutierrez, 130b title combat
Felix Alvarado vs. DeeJay Kriel, 108lb title battle
@5:00 news and Notes
@16:30 Christmas present for TNC lovers!
@20:00 better of Boxing in 2020
@fifty three:30 combat evaluation
@1:03:forty fight Preview (Ioka vs Tanaka, Garcia vs Campbell)
Michael Montero can be found on social media by the use of @MonteroOnBoxing. His podcast “The neutral corner” can be viewed each Monday on TheRingDigital YouTube channel, and heard on audio podcast systems everywhere.