A German, a Russian and an Englishman walk into a bar—and Andre Dirrell punches them all in the face.
James DeGale is ready for Saturday’s 168-pound title fight against Andre Dirrell, boasting of improved punching power and a full recovery from surgery in December 2013.
On paper, this weekend’s fight between Andre Dirrell and James DeGale shapes up as a clash of southpaws. That will be true in the ring, too, at least until one of them makes the switch.
The union of Andre Dirrell and Chris Byrd is as natural as it seemed inevitable.
You may have heard, but there’s a pretty big fight going down in Las Vegas this weekend.
For the second time in his career, Andre Dirrell is getting a title shot against an Englishman. But on this occasion, the Flint, Michigan, native won’t have to go overseas to fight.
Andre and Anthony Dirrell both fight at 168 pounds, and each brother could soon possess a world title at that weight. But boxing fans will likely never learn which Dirrell would win a scrap between the siblings.