We here at Last Word on Sports are always looking for the latest way to bring our fans the best sports analysis and commentary in the industry. Today we bring good news to boxing fans. We have partnered with a boxing podcast with a uniquely Canadian flavour. Hosted by Canuckleheads Carlin Bardsley & Shawn W. Smith, each week, The Standing 8 Count will bring you plenty of boxing banter, commentary, and pugilistic prognostication!
On this edition of the Standing 8 Count, Carlin and Shawn welcome PBC commentator Jimmy Smith to the program to talk about transitioning from MMA to boxing, working with Antonio Tarver and the rest of the PBC crew, who he thinks Floyd Mayweather Jr. should fight next and MORE!
Also, we review the much anticipated catch-weight fight between Adrian Broner and Shawn Porter, talk about David Lemieux’s big win and our we look back on the classic fight of the week which is Ingemar Johansson and Floyd Patterson 1! Listen to us say “toonder poonch”!
All this and more, tune in for some boxing banter and pugilistic prognostication!
Standing 8 Count featuring PBC’s Jimmy Smith
Carlin Bardsley is a renowned voice in the Canadian MMA scene and has interviewed a who’s who of the sport from grassroots-level fighters all the way to the top names of the UFC. Sit back, pop a cold one and get ready for the most fun you can have without being punched in the face!
Shawn W. Smith is a sports reporter and freelance writer. His work has appeared on FIGHTLAND, Boxing Monthly ED, Bloody Elbow, and Rogers Sportsnet. Shawn describes himself as a hockey, combat sports and long-form writing enthusiast.
Once again we here at Last Word on Sports are pleased to have the boys from the Standing 8 Count as part of the team, and look forward to their future shows right here at the site.