October 2016 - Volume 28 number 6

vargas hits bradley

Looking for an upset

Jessie Vargas rocked Timothy Bradley in the last round but ran out of time. Now he’s looking to ruin Manny Pacquiao’s return, while Pacquiao is targeting a ‘redemption’ rematch with Floyd Mayweather.
ahmet patterson wins vs ryan aston

FULL PACKAGE

Ahmet Patterson says he has the right mix of power, skill and unpredictability to take Liam Williams’ 154lbs British title
sanders

RELUCTANT HERO

The ill-fated Corrie Sanders was never in love with boxing, but he was a natural talent who shocked Wladimir Klitschko
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FIGHTING FIT

Anthony Ogogo persevered when injuries threatened to curtail his career. Now he’s eager to make up for lost time

Issue Contents

THE FIRST BELL Some of Rio's brightest hopes for pro success didn't reach the medal rounds

PREACHER'S CORNER Gennady Golovkin will join the ranks of the all-time greats

VIEW FROM NEW YORK 'Marriages' between boxers and their trainers often end in divorce

BIG DADDY BUNCE There was heartache and some questionable judging, but let's not forget that we saw some truly great fights at Rio 2016

UNFINISHED BUSINESS Manny Pacquiao is dreaming of a Floyd Mayweather rematch, and trainer Freddie Roach thinks it could happen

VARGAS TIME Jessie Vargas promises a sensational showing against Manny Pacquiao in the most important fight of his life

RIO WRAP Graham Houston rounds up an Olympics that despite some controversial decisions was positive for boxing

BUZZING AGAIN David Price felt like giving up boxing after his third KO defeat. Now he's rediscovered his old fire and feels he's got a realistic chance of fulfilling his world title dream

FULL PACKAGE Ahmet Patterson says he has the right mix of power, skill and unpredictability to take Liam Williams' 154lbs British title

RELUCTANT HERO The ill-fated Corrie Sanders was never in love with boxing, but he was a natural talent who shocked Wladimir Klitschko

SAME AS BEFORE? Wladimir Klitschko will need to come up with a different strategy if he is to turn the tables on Tyson Fury

LIVING THE DREAM Steve Wood started VIP Promotions with the idea of helping young boxers -- now he has a 'little empire'

FIGHTING FIT Anthony Ogogo persevered when injuries threatened to curtail his career. Now he's eager to make up for lost time

OBITUARY Blood and guts warrior Bobby Chacon

BIG FIGHT SPOTLIGHT Kell Brook enhanced his reputation in defeat against GGG while Lee Haskins again proved too cute for Stuart Hall

BRITISH BEAT After being the 'away fighter' for much of his career, Liam Williams is hoping to launch a world title challenge from Wales

WORLD IN ACTION Errol Spence Jr, David Peralta, Roman Gonzalez, Steve Claggett, Daniel Jacobs, Robert Easter Jr, Yoshihiro Kamegai

REVIEW A Wilfredo Gomez bio disappoints

BRITISH AND WORLD RATINGS