Kathy Duva, promoter to Sergey Kovalev and CEO of Main Events, and Eric Kelly, boxing personality and "entertrainer" call in to the Talkbox studio to discuss the Ward VS Kovalev fight this past weekend.
Doug Jacobs, Founder of Integrated Sports Media, joins the show to talk about Pay Per View and the boxing world.
Tim Ryan, Sportscaster and lead boxing announcer shares some of the highlights of his career. Notable fights Ryan called include Muhammad Ali vs. Joe Frazier, Floyd Patterson vs. Oscar Bonavena, Bernard Hopkins vs. Glen Johnson, and Thomas Hearns vs. Sugar Ray Leonard.
In this installment of TALKBOX, Virgil Hunter, long time trainer to Andre Ward, and Kathy Duva, promoter to Servey Kovalev, call in to the studio from Las Vegas to weigh in on the upcoming Kovalev vs. Ward fight!
Eric Kelly dishes out his two cents on upcoming fights, the life of a fighter, and everything in between.
Eric Kelly is a four-time national amateur boxing champion, two-time NYC Golden Gloves champion, and was ranked #1 in America and #4 in the world wile he attended school at the United States Olympic Education Center. His amateur record is 104 wins, 14 losses. His professional career ended before it could even begin due to an eye injury. He is also known for his viral video "Boxing Lessons with Eric Kelly", which displays his outspoken coaching style.
Johnny Southpaw, Eric Kelly, and Brin Butler join TalkBox to talk about the latest boxing news. Host Michael Woods calls Carl Moretti, Top Rank VP of Boxing Operations; Steve Kim, internationally known boxing journalist, and Brandy D., a TalkBox and boxing fan to talk about the Pacquiao-Vargas fight this weekend (11/5) and other boxing matters.
Brin Butler recounts some of his top memories and takeaways from his interviews with numerous boxers such as Andre Ward, Teddy Atlas, George Foreman, and Shannon Briggs. He speaks about the fatality of boxing, and enlightens us with fighters’ views and reasons for boxing professionally.
Brin-Jonathan Butler is a freelance journalist, Amazon interviewer, and award-winning documentary filmmaker. Some of the notable subjects Butler has interviewed in his career include Mike Tyson, Slavoj Zizek, Gay Talese, Lance Armstrong, Gregorio Fuentes, Errol Morris, and Don Kin