HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney open up the mailbag, answering fan questions about how to keep boxing's momentum going, top up-and-coming UK fighters, divisions worthy of a "Superfly"-style fight card, and much more.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney announce the podcast's 2017 year-end award winners, including HBO Fighter of the Year, Fight of the Year, WTF Moment of the Year, and more. They also follow up on last week's Naseem Hamed-Kevin Kelley oral history podcast with a few of Eric's memories from ringside at Madison Square Garden 20 years ago.
Twenty years ago, an undefeated, power-punching British featherweight of Yemeni descent named “Prince” Naseem Hamed brought his show to America for the first time when he faced his toughest professional test, New Yorker Kevin Kelley, a.k.a. “The Flushing Flash,” at Madison Square Garden. The hype was off the charts. And the fight exceeded all hype. In a special edition of the HBO Boxing Podcast, Eric Raskin speaks to numerous insiders who were connected to Hamed or Kelley or were inside the...
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney break down all of Saturday night's action from Montreal, including Billy Joe Saunders' magnificent boxing display against David Lemieux, Spike O'Sullivan's knockout of Antoine Douglas, and Yves Ulysse Jr.'s dominant performance against Cletus Seldin.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney preview Saturday’s tripleheader headlined by the David Lemieux-Billy Joe Saunders middleweight showdown, look back on this past weekend’s Boxing After Dark card that included a Fight of the Year candidate between Miguel Roman and Orlando Salido and a horrific injury to Stephen Smith, and touch briefly on the announcement of the 2018 International Boxing Hall of Fame induction class.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney reflect on Sadam Ali's upset win in Miguel Cotto's farewell fight, discuss what the future holds for Ali, pay tribute to future Hall of Famer Cotto, and look ahead to the December 9 tripleheader in Las Vegas headlined by Orlando Salido vs. Miguel Roman.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney preview Puerto Rican boxing icon Miguel Cotto's farewell fight against Sadam Ali at Madison Square Garden and look back on some of their favorite Cotto fights and memories.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney discuss what they learned from Sergey Kovalev's destructive second-round knockout win over Vyacheslav Shabranskyy, plus they analyze Sullivan Barrera's hard-earned win over Felix Valera and Yuriorkis Gamboa's controversial triumph over Jason Sosa.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney preview Saturday night's light heavyweight showdown pitting a comebacking Sergey Kovalev against Vyacheslav Shabranskyy, plus they examine undercard bouts Sullivan Barrera vs. Felix Valera and Yuriorkis Gamboa vs. Jason Sosa.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney break down Daniel Jacobs' dominant 12-round decision win over Luis Arias, as well as TKO victories on the undercard for Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller and Cletus "The Hebrew Hammer" Seldin.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney briefly look back on Dmitry Bivol's spectacular first-round knockout of Trent Broadhurst, then they look ahead with an in-depth preview of this Saturday's tripleheader headlined by Daniel Jacobs vs. Luis Arias.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney interview HBO Sports Executive Vice President Peter Nelson about the current state of boxing and the upcoming fights on the calendar, plus they preview Saturday's light heavyweight bout between Dmitry Bivol and Trent Broadhurst.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney break down Alberto Machado's stunning come-from-behind upset knockout win over Jezreel Corrales, Demetrius Andrade's workmanlike performance against Alantez Fox, and Ryan Burnett's gutty victory over Zhanat Zhakiyanov as part of the Oct. 21 HBO Boxing After Dark tripleheader.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney preview the October 21 split-site tripleheader, assessing what to expect in Jezreel Corrales vs. Alberto Machado, Demetrius Andrade vs. Alantez Fox, and Ryan Burnett vs. Zhanat Zhakiyanov.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney dissect several recent news items, including what went down at the Daniel Jacobs-Luis Arias press conference, which names on the International Boxing Hall of Fame ballot are deserving of induction, Miguel Cotto's selection of Sadam Ali as a farewell opponent, and Jim Lampley remaining the voice of HBO boxing for the foreseeable future.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney reflect on the careers of 2017 retirees Sugar Shane Mosley and Andre Ward, selecting their most memorable fights and greatest performances and discussing whether both are first-ballot Hall of Famers.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney share their thoughts on Jorge Linares' split decision win over Luke Campbell, plus they discuss the Canelo-GGG scoring (again), Daniel Jacobs' big career move, the deaths of Jake La Motta and Joe Carnicelli, and the sudden retirement of Andre Ward.
HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney preview this Saturday's Jorge Linares vs. Luke Campbell lightweight fight — featuring interviews with Linares and Boxing News Editor-in-Chief Matt Christie — plus they share a few extra reflections on the thrilling Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin battle.
Direct from Las Vegas, HBO Boxing Insiders Eric Raskin and Kieran Mulvaney give their immediate reaction to the sensational (and controversial) middleweight championship battle between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez.