The Multidimensional Speed Thinker!

Posted by Paul Moon in Boxing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Racing Horse are great friends and supporters of Team Cleverly. We checked in on them to monitor the preparations for 17th August 2013 WBO Light-heavyweight title fight at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff. Nathan Cleverly (26) makes his sixth defence against the unbeaten Russian but Florida based Sergey Kovalev (30) and it is a … Continue reading

Jam Tomorrow (if you’re lucky)!

Posted by Paul Moon in Boxing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cleverly progress hindered The WBO Light-heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly is now unbeaten in 26 contests and at the crossroads of his career. He cannot achieve anymore boxing against Europeans or those from the Eastern block or the Commonwealth, he should now be dining on the top table! For this fabulous boxer to realise his … Continue reading

Chris Jenkins en route!

Posted by Paul Moon in Boxing, Other Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Boxing has a rich heritage in South Wales and a breeding ground for boxing champions and this golden conveyor belt is about to produce another. Chris Jenkins (24), who hails from Maes Yr Hendre in Garnant under the guidance of trainer Ronnie Morris, is climbing the light-welterweight rankings in a manner most thrilling! Has … Continue reading

Supreme Performance from Cleverly

Posted by Paul Moon in Boxing, Other Sports | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Racing Horse pleaded with the Welsh public to wake up and appreciate a talent in their midst! We had lamented the indifference the principality had shown to one of their sons – now hopefully things are about to change! . The live US televison audience saw Nathan Cleverly retain his WBO world title tonight with an eighth … Continue reading

Shame on Wales!

Posted by Paul Moon in Boxing, Other Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wales has a population of just three million people yet historically have always been a sporting nation that punch above their weight. Normally those from the principality worship their heroes before delivering them into folklore but on this occasion the Welsh public have fallen seriously short! . Shame on the Welsh public Being an adopted Welshman … Continue reading

Was Muhammad Ali the GREATEST? The Answer (by Jeff Burns)

Posted by Paul Moon in Boxing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

The following article is a dedicated contribution from Jeff Burns. Ali’s professional boxing career spanned three decades Ali’s professional boxing career had spanned over three decades beginning in October 1960 and ending in December 1981. He was 18 years old when he made his debut and just a month short of his 40th birthday … Continue reading

Was Muhammad Ali the Greatest? Part 5 (by Jeff Burns)

Posted by Paul Moon in Boxing | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The following article is a dedicated contribution from Jeff Burns. Son of Africa Both the champion and his challenger arrived in Kinshasa some three or four weeks before the duel, under promoter Don King’s instructions to promote the fight which was to be relayed ‘live’ all around the world by satellite. Ali made the … Continue reading

Was Muhammad Ali the greatest? Part 4 (by Jeff Burns)

Posted by Paul Moon in Boxing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The following article is a dedicated contribution from Jeff Burns. Ali determined for a rematch with champion Joe Frazier Muhammad Ali was determined to earn himself a return clash with champion Joe Frazier in an attempt to regain the title he had won from Sonny Liston back in 1964. He began his new campaign … Continue reading

Was Muhammad Ali the greatest? Part 3 (by Jeff Burns)

Posted by Paul Moon in Boxing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments
Zora Folley

The following article is a dedicated contribution from Jeff Burns. Ali returned to the ring in November stopping two-time former champion Floyd Patterson in round 12. He made a further seven defences of his title, beating the durable Canadian George Chuvalo on points in Toronto before stopping Henry Cooper, again on cuts at Ar … Continue reading

Was Muhammad Ali the greatest? Part 2 (by Jeff Burns)

Posted by Paul Moon in Boxing | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

The following article is a dedicated contribution from Jeff Burns. Very few gave Clay any chance of beating ‘Old Stone Face’. Cassius Clay was now approaching his 22nd birthday, he stood 6ft 3in tall and weighted 210lbs, 18lbs heavier than what he had weighed for his first professional contest. He had won all of his 19 … Continue reading