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Sam Gregory

Sam Gregory



Sam Gregory has been a professional boxing writer since 2002 for publications such as BoxingTalk.com, Boxing Digest, EastsideBoxing.com The Cyberboxing Zone, StraightJab.com, boxingnews24.com and TheSweetScience.com. He has covered numerous fights and has interviewed some of the biggest names in the sport.

As a member of the International Boxing Research Organization, Gregory specializes in boxing history, and contributes regularly to that organization's quarterly publication. He is the author of numerous biographical articles about legendary fighters, classic match-ups, memorable boxing trilogies and other subjects.

He started covering live boxing matches for the website, "Boxingtalk" in February of 2002. The first live event he covered was the Bernard Hopkins-Carl Daniels fight on February 2nd, 2002 in Reading, Pennsylvania. He also wrote several boxing related articles, interviews with boxers and trainers for Boxingtalk.

Among some of the interviews he's done was an interview with Kermit Cintron when he trained at Kings Gym in Reading. He interviewed and wrote an article about the trainers of Wrecking Crew Boxing, Norm Bagi and Lenny De Jesus in New York City. Sam visited Norm and Lenny when they were working out of a gym in the Bronx to photograph them and some of the fighters they were training. 2 or 3 separate articles came out of that one visit, including interviews with and about foreign boxers coming to the U.S. He also wrote a profile for one of their female boxers from the U.K. in order to help obtain an athletes visa for her.

All together he covered about a dozen live events as a correspondent from February of 02' thru the following year, 03'.

The first article he published in Boxing Digest was in the October 02' issue. The article was with Bernard Hopkins at ringside and the questions Sam asked him about up-coming fights, his career, etc...

Sam had about seven more articles published in Boxing Digest until they folded in 2010. The other articles were interviews with fighters, match-ups for up-coming fights and an article about Lennox Lewis at the time of his retirement. The last article he wrote for Boxing Digest was a profile of Jose' Torres when he passed away in 2009.

Sam is a member of the International Boxing Research Organization and has written several articles for their quarterly publication along with participating in the pound for pound weight class ratings for their website. IBRO also held their own Hall-of-Fame voting this year which he also participated in.

He wrote articles and stories for The Sweet Science website from early 04' until the spring of 05'. He was paid in advance by TSS to write 20 articles of my choice about anything regarding boxing from a historical point of view. He wrote biographies, stories about great fight trilogies, match-ups, etc... The Sweet Science had him do an interview with Sharmba Mitchell in 2004 before his second fight with Kostya Tszyu. That interview was also posted on Showtime's website.

Since he wrote his first article for Boxingtalk in February 02', he had articles about upcoming fights, interviews with boxers, trainers and promoters, along with covering boxing matches on TV and live events. published on several boxing websites including, Eastsideboxing, StraightJab.com, BoxingInsider.com, The Cyberboxingzone, aneutralcorner.com and boxingnews24.com. He also had articles and letters published in Boxing Digest and KO magazines.

In tonight's main event on Showtime Championship Boxing televised live in the U.S. from the Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, undefeated light welterweight world champion Danny Garcia 27-0 with 16 KO’s of Philadelphia will defend his titles against Mauricio Herrera 20-3 with 7 KO’s of Riverside, California.
Saturday, 01 March 2014 21:30

Salido vs Lomachenko: Odds and preview

Tonight, HBO’s World Championship Boxing features in its co-main event veteran featherweight world champion Orlando Salido 40-12-2 with 28 KO’s who was scheduled to defend his title against Ukrainian two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Vasyl Lomachenko 1-0 with 1 KO.
Saturday, 25 January 2014 19:02

Garcia vs Burgos: Odds & prediction

Tonight from the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, undefeated Mikey Garcia 33-0 with 28 KO’s will defend his WBO super featherweight title against Juan Carlos Burgos 30-1-2 with 20 KO’s.
Saturday, 14 December 2013 19:27

Broner vs Maidana: Prediction, odds & preview

Saturday night from the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, Argentinean brawler Marcos Maidana 34-3 with 31 KO's will challenge WBA World welterweight champion Adrien 'The Problem" Broner 27-0 with 22 KO's for the latter's title.
Monday, 09 December 2013 21:50

Shane Mosley retires

Shane Mosley, 42, officially announced his retirement from professional boxing last Saturday at a press conference prior to the Malignaggi vs Judah fight at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
It's time for the 'Battle for Brooklyn.'
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 00:49

Rigondeaux returns, Nonito Donaire waits

Four division world champion and the former IBF, WBO and Ring super bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire 32-2 with 21 KO's was ranked #5 on Ring magazines pound for pound list prior to his fight with undefeated Cuban sensation Guillermo Rigondeaux 12-0 with 8 KO's last April 13.
In the co-main event of this Saturday's Boxing After Dark light heavyweight showdown, undefeated Sergey Kovalev 22-0-1 with 20 KO's makes his first title defense against Ismayl Sillakh 21-1 with 17 KO's.
Saturday, 30 November 2013 19:24

Stevenson vs Bellew: Time, odds & prediction

Saturday night, HBO's Boxing After Dark doubleheader will feature in its main event RING Magazine/Lineal light heavyweight champion of the world Adonis Stevenson 22-1 with 19 KO's defending his WBC title against Tony Bellew 20-1-1 with 12 KO's.
Saturday, 23 November 2013 20:54

Pacquiao vs Rios betting odds and preview

Manny Pacquiao 54-5-2 with 38 KO's and Brandon Rios 31-1-1 with 23 KO's will face off this Saturday at the Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, Macao, Macao S.A.R. China in a scheduled 12 round bout for the vacant WBO International welterweight title.