Andre Dirrell rises from early knockdown, dominates Blake Caparello
Andre Dirrell figured to be a bit rusty Friday night following a nearly yearlong ring absence. Sure enough, he took a knee after getting caught with a sneaky shot from fellow southpaw Blake Caparello in Round 2.
Brothers in arms: Andre and Anthony Dirrell refuse to rest until both are kings of the ring
Long ago, Leon “Bumper” Lawson made two predictions about his grandsons, Andre and Anthony Dirrell: that they would become top amateur fighters and, one day, world champions. The brothers made good on the former prophecy and are working doggedly to bring the latter to reality—and soon.
Having put a tough loss behind him, a revitalized Andre Dirrell eagerly looks to the future
Andre Dirrell was understandably dejected following his narrow loss to England’s James DeGale on May 23 in a fight for a vacant 168-pound world title.
Dirrell brothers team up for action-packed card on April 29
The last time brothers Andre and Anthony Dirrell fought on the same night, Barack Obama was barely 60 days into his first term as president. That drought is about to end.
Hot prospect Prichard Colon faces undefeated Terrel Williams on October 17
Prichard Colon has put plenty of opponents to sleep with his neck-swiveling power, but we’re starting to wonder if the man ever actually gets any rest himself.
Lamont Peterson looks to get back in the win column against Felix Diaz
The beard is back in town.