In boxing, a contender is a fighter in a position to challenge for a championship.  At the Golden Globe Awards, I was cheering for a unanimous decision for Sylvester Stallone as best supporting actor in a motion picture. And the governing body came through at the main event as "Rocky Balboa" scooped a Golden Globe for Creed.

Here is the list of winners down below:

Best motion picture, drama: "The Revenant"

Best motion picture, musical or comedy: "The Martian"

Best performance by an actress in a motion picture, drama: Brie Larson, "Room"

Best performance by an actress in a motion picture, musical or comedy: Jennifer Lawrence, "Joy"

Best performance by an actor in a motion picture, drama: Leonardo DiCaprio, "The Revenant"

Best performance by an actor in a supporting role in a motion picture: Sylvester Stallone, "Creed"

Best performance by actress in a supporting role in a motion picture: Kate Winslet, "Steve Jobs"

Best director, motion picture: Alejandro González Iñárritu, "The Revenant"

Best performance by an actor in a motion picture, musical or comedy: Matt Damon, "The Martian"

Best screenplay, motion picture: Aaron Sorkin, "Steve Jobs"

Best original score, motion picture: Ennio Morricone, "The Hateful Eight"

Best motion picture, animated: "Inside Out"

Best original song, motion picture: "Writing's on the Wall," "Spectre"

Best motion picture, foreign language: "Son of Saul"

Best television series, drama: "Mr. Robot, USA"

Best television series, musical or comedy: "Mozart in the Jungle, Amazon Video"

Best television limited series or motion picture made for television: "Wolf Hall," PBS

Best performance by an actor in a television series, drama: Jon Hamm, "Mad Men"

Best performance by an actor in a television series, musical or comedy: Gael García Bernal, "Mozart in the Jungle"

Best performance by an actor in a leading role in a series, limited series or motion picture made for television: Oscar Isaac, "Show Me a Hero"

Best performance by an actor in a supporting role in a series, limited series or motion picture made for television: Christian Slater, "Mr. Robot"

Best performance by an actress in a TV series, drama: Taraji P. Henson, "Empire"

Best performance by an actress in a supporting role in a series, limited series or motion picture made for television: Maura Tierney, "The Affair"

Best performance by an actress in a leading role in a series, limited series or motion picture made for television: Lady Gaga, "American Horror Story: Hotel"

Best performance by an actress in a television series, musical or comedy: Rachel Bloom, "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend"

Down below is the Creed movie trailer featuring Sylvester Stallone

With additional reporting by Sal Lopez