List of Articles by Ralph Rimpell
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Displaying articles 1 to 10.“Crunch Time” for Triple G
14 Apr 2018
For those of you readers not familiar with the term “crunch time”, it’s an expression often heard in arenas when two competitive teams are battling to get the victory over the opposing team. It’s usually in the final quarter with
Can Deontay Wilder Be Great?
23 Mar 2018
It’s almost 3 weeks now and dust has settled from that exciting fight at Barclay Center in Brooklyn, New York between WBC Heavyweight Champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39KOs) and top contender Luis Ortiz from Cuba. Wilder was once
Garcia KOs Rios in 9th; Benavidez decisions Gavril
18 Feb 2018
At the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, former welterweight champion Danny “Swift” Garcia (34-1, 20KOs) overcame a tough challenge from former Champion “Bam Bam” Brandon Rios (34-4-1, 24KOs) to keep his hopes alive for rematch with
Danny Garcia-Brandon Rios (Fight Preview)
16 Feb 2018
On Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, the red hot welterweight division continues to get even hotter when two former champions Danny “Swift” Garcia (34-1, 19KOs) and Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios (34-3-1, 25KOs)
Ralph Rimpell’s Boxing P4P List
30 Jan 2018
It’s been 10 months since I wrote a P4P list (last list published on Philboxing 3/26/17). The time has come once again for me to rate who I feel are the current 10 best fighters in the sport of boxing “Pound for Pound” (P4P).
Spence Jr. Ignites Buzz In Welterweight Division
25 Jan 2018
Not since the days of Sugar Ray Leonard, Thomas Hearns, and Roberto Duran has there been such a Buzz in the Welterweight division (147lbs). For those not familiar with the term “Buzz” in a boxing sense, it means p
The Greatness of Floyd “Money” Mayweather
06 Dec 2017
On October 11, 1996 Olympic Bronze Medalist Floyd Mayweather Jr. made is professional debut by stopping his opponent in two rounds.
That was more than 20 years ago. Mainstream fighters like Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield, and O
Mayweather: “I’m not scared of GGG” (Who cares!)
27 Oct 2017
Recently retired Hall of Fame fighter and Superstar Floyd “Money” Mayweather (50-0, 27KOs) was heckled by a fan while at Madison Square Garden attending a Knick preseason game for not fighting reigning unified middleweight champi
Boxing Belongs to “Triple G” If He Beats Canelo
16 Sep 2017
The first time I heard the expression “The World is mine” was when watching the classic gangster flick “Scarface” starring American Actor Al Pacino. The character he portrayed in the movie, Tony Montana, had elevat
Mayweather-McGregor Fight Analysis and Prediction
05 Aug 2017
The date was January 25, 2003 over 14 years ago. This author was in attendance at the Penchanga Resort and Casino in California to watch late WBC welterweight champion Vernon Forrest who stood at the threshold of greatnes