InterMat Wrestling – Cal Poly’s Hidden Gem

Cal Poly’s two-time All-American Bernie Truax (photo courtesy of Tony Rotundo; Last season, Bernie Truax lived up to expectations, earning All-American status for the second time in his collegiate career. However, Truax was not always a favorite for a national title. In 2018, Cal Poly’s head coach Jon Sioredas struck gold in the small-named … Read more

InterMat Wrestling – Iowa Establishes New DI Attendance Mark

Iowa’s Carver-Hawkeye Arena as the Hawkeyes host Penn State (photos courtesy of Tony Rotundo; New Brighton, Minnesota – The National Wrestling Media Association released its annual numbers for Division I wrestling dual meet attendance on Friday. The COVID-19 global pandemic caused sports around the world to be forever impacted. For college wrestling in the … Read more

Brad Foster: ‘I’m living the dream right now’

IT’S never easy rebounding from a first professional defeat, which is perhaps why so many boxers decide to schedule a so-called ‘easier’ fight on their return to the ring. For Walsall’s Brad Foster, however, this was never an option. Rather than book a soft touch, his first fight as a no-longer-unbeaten fighter takes place this … Read more

Ebanie Bridges: ‘I’m looking forward to converting the doubters into fans. You can’t deny me and if you do, you don’t know s**t about boxing’

From a Kostya Tszyu lookalike boyfriend to silencing the haters, Ebanie Bridges tells her story I’VE GOT a black belt in Kenpo Karate and I did kickboxing and Muay Thai throughout my teens. In terms of boxing, I’d always been into it, but when I reached my teens, that’s when I became a proper boxing … Read more