Smith defeats Hart by decision

Leading into this fight, Jesse Hart was talking about redemption for his mentor Bernard Hopkins as Smith was the last person to defeat Hart’s mentor. After 12 rounds on Saturday, he failed to make due on his promise. Joe Smith Jr. used his come forward style and his toughness to get a split decision win over Hart. Two judges scored the bout 98-91 and 97-92 … Continue reading Smith defeats Hart by decision

Hart and Smith ready for war

When the fight between Jesse Hart and Joe Smith, Jr. was made, not many had an idea of the reason why. On Tuesday during the conference call, Hart made it clear as to why he wanted to fight Smith. “It’s been rough on me since 2016 since that Joe Smith-Bernard Hopkins fight happened,” Hart said. “This is not business. This is not for bragging rights neither. … Continue reading Hart and Smith ready for war