The Opening Bell podcast considers Joe Joyce’s place in the heavyweight division, the stars being born at the Olympic Games and much more
AFTER a break from the normal weekly show there’s lots to discuss, not least the ever curious excellence of Joe Joyce. The heavyweight’s win over Carlos Takam is reviewed, so too Joyce’s place in the division and the problems he faces to progress.
Leigh Wood halting Xu Can in 12 rounds was the biggest story from the first Fight Camp while Kid Galahad’s rematch with Jazza Dickens looks certain to steal the headlines at the second. In the meantime, stars are being born at the Tokyo Olympics.
There’s yet more sanctioning body skulduggery to report, the second instalment of the stunning Israel Vazquez-Rafael Marquez is This Week In History and the brilliant War, Baby by Kevin Mitchell is Book of the Month.