On this edition of No Holds Barred, host Eddie Goldman once again spoke with our colleagues Chris Baldwin of Angry Afro Radio
and Malissa Smith of Girlboxing
on the WAAR Room. A video of this discussion has also been posted on the Angry Afro Radio YouTube page
Our discussion took place Sunday, September 12.
Our main topic was the Triller trash boxing show of September 11, and particularly the utter disgrace of putting 58-year-old Evander Holyfield in the main event fight. Holyfield was quickly TKO'd in the first round. We discussed boxing's devolution from the sweet science into being a sadistic spectacle like this, how these circus fights have become the dominant trend in boxing, how this is related to boxing's purposely corrupt and fragmented governance, why there must be new legislation to regulate boxing, and much more.
All this is part of our in-depth coverage of the corrupt world of boxing and sports governance in general.
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Labels: Angry Afro Radio, boxing, Chris Baldwin, Eddie Goldman, Evander Holyfield, Girlboxing, Malissa Smith, No Holds Barred, Triller, WAAR Room