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Gennady Golovkin, the middleweight champion boxer from Kazakhstan, has entered a strange stage in his career. He is still largely unknown to the American audience, but he has been so wildly hyped within the boxing community that one almost expects hi...Blog | January 21, 2013
Traditionally, there has been no place for long-term thinking in boxing. If fighters permitted themselves much contemplation of the lasting effects of what they do for a living, few would become fighters in the first place. The same goes for fans, wh...Blog | July 19, 2013
Jay Caspian Kang and Rafe Bartholomew
On Saturday night, Saul "Canelo" Alvarez won a unanimous decision against Austin Trout. We asked four questions about the fight. Before the fight, many boxing pundits thought Canelo was all hype. Do you believe in Canelo now? Jay Kang: I believ...Blog | April 22, 2013
Victor Ortiz wanted to hug it out, but Floyd Mayweather declared that he was a fighter, not a lover. The end result was a boxing match that left the sports world buzzing — and gave us a reason to roll out the Grantland Network's first boxing po...Blog | September 22, 2011