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Boxing writer Andrew Schweitzer discusses the news, fights & controversies of professional boxing.

Boxing writer Andrew Schweitzer discusses the news, fights & controversies of professional boxing.

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Matamoras, PA

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Boxing writer Andrew Schweitzer discusses the news, fights & controversies of professional boxing.

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@boxing4free

Language:

English


Episodes

The Comeback Podcast

9/4/2020
Andrew returns and explains his lengthy hiatus. Sergio Martinez recently returned to the ring at age 45, will a rematch with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr be next? Does Junior need to actually win a fight before he gets a rematch or tries goading Oscar de la Hoya into fighting him? And what did our host think of the latest PBC on FOX broadcast?

Duration:00:45:51

Fury vs Wilder II Aftermath

2/26/2020
Andrew goes over the rematch between Tyson Fury & Deontay Wilder. Why does our host think Fury's post-fight antics are actually a good thing? Deontay Wilder's suffered the first loss of his career, is he doing the right thing by possibly firing Mark Breland? What would Andrew like to see next from both fighters? Listen to this podcast to find out. PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4 FREE podcast!

Duration:00:24:29

Rosario vs. Williams Aftermath

1/19/2020
Andrew examines last night's PBC on Fox broadcast. What did Andrew think of the two undercard bouts and the main event which saw the junior-middleweight championship change hands? Tyson Fury & Deontay Wilder had their press conference last week, what did our hose think of this build-up and Fury's unusual new training tactics? And why is a possible rematch between Floyd Mayweather & Conor McGregor earning nothing but a sigh and a snore from our host? PLEASE leave a review and rating on...

Duration:00:40:47

Joshua vs. Ruiz II Aftermath & PBC on Fox

12/23/2019
Andrew examines Anthony Joshua's victory over Andy Ruiz to regain his portion of the heavyweight championship. What's next for either fighter and the entire division going into the new year? Is Julio Cesar Chavez due for a new name after his performance (or lack thereof) against Daniel Jacobs? And what did our host think of this past Saturday's PBC on Fox broadcast? Is someone telling the commentators to tow the company line or are they going with the flow? PLEASE leave a review and...

Duration:00:42:29

A look back at De La Hoya versus Pacquiao

12/7/2019
On December 6th, 2008 Oscar De La Hoya took on boxing phenom Manny Pacquiao. BOXING 4 FREE podcaster Andrew Schweitzer goes back and explains how the fight came together, the atmosphere surrounding the build-up, and does a break down of the fight itself. PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4 FREE podcast!

Duration:00:13:56

Ruiz vs. Joshua Prediction Podcast

12/2/2019
With his knockout of Luis Ortiz in their rematch, did Deontay Wilder solidify himself as the hardest hitter in heavyweight history as well as the best in the division? Does Andy Ruiz have a chance to usurp Wilder's position if he gets past Anthony Joshua in their rematch this Saturday? Who is Andrew picking in this fight that could change everything in the heavyweight division? And why is our nerdy host picking now to talk about an anime series? Well it's about boxing so maybe it's worth...

Duration:00:30:39

George Foreman vs. Muhammad Ali fight breakdown & discussion

11/10/2019
A new podcast is up and this time it's about the Rumble in the Jungle - George Foreman versus Muhammad Ali. Coach Jose Toledo joins Justin M.Salvato to discuss and review the fight. PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4 FREE podcast!

Duration:00:18:40

Kovalev versus Canelo Aftermath

11/4/2019
Evander Holyfield's son Evan made his professional debut but did it go just a bit too quickly? Was the DAZN broadcast one of the most bizarre and absurd in recent memory? Why is Andrew's appreciation for Dana White growing with each passing week? And what did our host think of Saul Canelo Alvarez' knockout of Sergey Kovalev and what does he think is next for both fighters? PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4 FREE podcast!

Duration:00:28:50

Kovalev versus Canelo Podcast

10/27/2019
Andrew goes over Errol Spence's car accident and asks why such an intelligent boxer could be so stupid. Oscar de la Hoya is facing two different lawsuits, one we can find some humor in. The other...not so much. And what is our host's prediction for this Saturday's big fight between Saul Canelo Alvarez and Sergey Kovalev for the WBO Light-heavyweight title? Tune in to find out. PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4 FREE podcast!

Duration:00:31:50

Spence vs. Porter Aftermath

10/2/2019
Andrew goes over the fights from this past Saturday. Did John Molina's corner, put him in unnecessary danger against Josesito Lopez? Did Mario Barrios have the look of a winner after his fight with Batyr Akhmedov? Did Anthony Dirrell do better than a lot of people expected despite losing to David Benavidez? And who is next for Errol Spence after his victory over Shawn Porter? PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4 FREE podcast!

Duration:00:24:17

Spence vs. Porter Prediction

9/25/2019
Now that Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Sergey Kovalev is official, Andrew gives his thoughts on the fight and what Kovalev needs to do if he wants a fair shake. And for the meat of the podcast, Andrew goes over the two big fights ahead this Saturday night: David Benavidez vs Anthony Dirrell & Shawn Porter vs Errol Spence in a welterweight unification showdown. PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4 FREE podcast!

Duration:00:37:14

PBC on Fox Aftermath

9/1/2019
Andrew returns from his summer break to go over last night's PBC Card on Fox. Is Frank Sanchez ready for a step up after his defeat of Victor Bisbal? Sebastian Fundora might be the tallest fighter in the 154lb division, but his fight with Jamontay Clark was no small task. Why was our host unable to give a proper verdict on who he thought won the fight? Erislandy Lara regained a junior-middleweight title against Ramon Alvarez. Why does our host think that the big fights Lara wants probably...

Duration:00:38:04

Thurman vs. Pacquiao Prediction Podcast

7/19/2019
Andrew gives his as well as the thoughts of others on the upcoming welterweight title fight between Keith Thurman & Manny Pacquiao. Andrew also reflects on the life and career of one of the greatest fighters of all time, the late Pernell Whitaker. PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4 FREE podcast!

Duration:00:30:43

Ruiz vs. Joshua Aftermath

6/9/2019
Andrew gives an in-depth analysis on Andy Ruiz' upset victory over Anthony Joshua last Saturday. Is Joshua slated to become the next Frank Bruno or Lennox Lewis? What did Ruiz do afterwards, that our host has been saying for years, that boxers should be doing? Gennady Golovkin is back to his winning ways. Can he get another fight with Canelo Alvarez? Some good news about Adonis Stevenson and unfortunately some bad news about the BOXING 4 FREE website. PLEASE leave a review and rating on...

Duration:00:27:00

Williams vs. Hurd Aftermath

5/12/2019
Andrew returns from his hiatus. Matt Korobov sounded pretty downbeat after originally earning a majority decision over Immanuel Aleem, how did he feel after finding out the fight was actually a draw? Mario Barrios scored a quick and impressive knockout, is a title shot in his future? And did Julian Williams & Jarret Hurd put on the best fight of the year? PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4 FREE podcast!

Duration:00:40:17

Spence vs. Garcia Aftermath

3/21/2019
Andrew goes over Errol Spence's dominating performance over Mikey Garcia last Saturday night. What might be next for Spence and who does Andrew NOT want to see get in the ring with the IBF champion? Also, Andrew gives a brief report on the undercard and gives reasons why he enjoyed it even though others might not have. PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4 FREE podcast!

Duration:00:34:19

Spence vs. Garcia Prediction Podcast

3/12/2019
Andrew goes over a recent interview with Lennox Lewis and finds that the facts are not adding up, so our host plays fact-checker and sets the record straight. Then Andrew is joined by fellow boxing writer Matt Lewis as they discuss the many comings and goings in boxing. What is the opinion on the recent retirements of George Groves & James DeGale as well as Chris Eubank's advancement in the super-middleweight division. Then they get down to business and discuss the highly anticipated...

Duration:01:05:36

Let's talk Figueroa, Kovalev, Fury

2/19/2019
Andrew examines Omar Figueroa's close victory over John Molina and asks if some new talent is needed in terms of judging. Sergey Kovalev bounces back in his rematch against Eleider Alvarez but with the Russian turning 36 next month, is there one more big fight on the horizon for him. And our hosts analyzes Tyson Fury's new partnership with Top Rank & ESPN, explaining why this MIGHT be good for Fury but bad for the sport. PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4...

Duration:00:23:04

Thurman vs. Lopez Aftermath

1/27/2019
Andrew examines Keith Thurman's victory over Josesito Lopez. Is a fight with Manny Pacquiao the only route for Thurman or just the most lucrative? Is Josesito Lopez better than most of us gave him credit for? Manny Pacquiao showed age was just a number in a clear victory over Adrien Broner, but what else is there for Pacquiao to do after this? Does anyone want to see a rematch with Floyd Mayweather? And what foolishness has Adrien Broner gotten himself into this time? PLEASE leave...

Duration:00:34:33

The End...

12/18/2018
Andrew goes over Tyson Fury & Deontay Wilder's heavyweight title fight which ended in a draw. Just how accurate was Andrew's prediction on the fight and where might both fighters make changes for an inevitable rematch? Our host takes to task some boxing fans rejoicing over the tragedy that has be fallen Adonis Stevenson. HBO Boxing has closed it's doors; what happened to this titan of boxing excellence? PLEASE leave a review and rating on iTunes for the BOXING 4 FREE podcast!

Duration:00:39:18