A critical look at the past week in boxing
Dreams can come true no matter where you live in the world.
George Kambosos, a former rugby player from Australia, imagined becoming a world boxing champion from an early. He had natural gifts and grit, he put in the work over many years and he developed an unwavering belief in himself.
All that paid off on Saturday at Madison Square Garden in New York, where he upset Teofimo Lopez by a split decision to become undisputed lightweight champion.
And it was no fluke. Kambosos insisted repeatedly that he was better than Lopez and…