List of Articles by Don Smith
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Displaying articles 1 to 10.Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Lomachenko vs. Linares, Brito Update & Much More
08 May 2018
Boxing Fans, It is estimated that millions of boxing fans around the world will be watching (on ESPN) Vasyl Lomachenko’s attempt to win Jorge Linacre’s WBA super lightweight title on Saturday May 12. A win would
Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: Servin Wins ABO Title, Boxer Detained & More
04 May 2018
Boxing Fans, It is premature to hand out boxing awards for 2018; but, the exciting April 28th 6 round war between Arizona super flyweights Adrian Servin (6-0-1-2 knockouts) and Luis Espinoza (8-1-3 knockouts) at the C
Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: De Vaca in Demand, Box Fan Expo News, Iron Boy 44
27 Apr 2018
Boxing Fans, Francisco C. De Vaca (18-0-6 knockouts), a centerpiece of the Iron Boy boxing program in Phoenix, is being courted by Top Rank and Golden Boy according to two sources who called our office
Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Leo Santa Cruz Rights Wrong, Canelo News
19 Apr 2018
Leo Santa Cruz.
Boxing Fans, in our last Arizona Boxing News & Notes column, ABNN reported that 14 fighters who fought on a 7 bout card presented in Ontario, California on April 6 were still waiting to be paid, almost
Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Last Round Promotions Shortchanges 14 fighters
17 Apr 2018
Editor’s Note: This column is a special edition and we thank Arizona boxing trainer Harvey Prezant for bringing a headline worthy story to our attention and the world boxing community. In additio
Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: Thank You Saul Alvarez, Meet & Greet & USA vs. Mexico
13 Apr 2018
Boxing Fans, When boxing superstar Saul Alvarez tested positive twice for a banned substance earlier this year I was hoping his temporary suspension might motivate sports in general to rethink doping, testing and the
Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Servin vs. Espinoza at Celebrity, Next Up For GGG?
05 Apr 2018
Boxing Fans, Arizona flyweights Luis Espinoza (8-0-3 knockouts) and Adrian (“Sharkey” Servin (5-0-1-2 knockouts) fought each other 6 times as amateurs culminating in a 3-3 draw after their last amateur battle. O
Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Suspension Raises Eyebrows, “Money” in Arizona
29 Mar 2018
Boxing Fans, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (49-1-2-34 knockouts)has been “temporarily suspended” from boxing by the Nevada State Athletic Commission until he receives a hearing before the commission on April 10 to addresses
Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Garcia Joins Elite Company, Buy a Fight & More
20 Mar 2018
Boxing Fans, A reported 7,805 spectators at the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio Texas watched Mikey Garcia (38-0) outpoint Sergey Lipinets (13-1) on Saturday March 10th to capture the IBF Junior Welterweight title.
Arizona Boxing News & Notes: May 5 in Question? Manny’s Future & News & Notes
08 Mar 2018
Boxing Fans, The recent announcement that Saul “Canelo” Alvarez failed a drug test administered by VADA in February has boxing fans around the world worried. The Mexican superstar boxer was expected to meet Ge