The amount of world ratings has diluted the achievement of being a contender, writes Jack Hirsch
Author - Jack Hirsch
Jack Hirsch, who was the President of the Boxing Writers Association of America (2009-2014), has been writing for Boxing News since 1989. President of Ring8NY from 2017 to 2018. He received the Long and Meritorious Service award from the BWAA in 2014. Received the media award from the American Association of Professional Ringside Physicians in 2006, and the media award from the American Association for the Improvement of Boxing in 1998. Two-time New York Golden Gloves entrant and sparring partner for former world middleweight champion Vito Antuofermo. Ring Sports Magazine East Coast editor from 1997-2006 and the senior writer for Boxing Beat Magazine (1988-1989).
Vergil Ortiz looks the business as he trounces Maurice Hooker then calls out Terence Crawford, writes Jack Hirsch