March 2011 Blog Posts (165)

Klitschko; Brother’s where art thou?


Added by DSTYLEBOXING on March 31, 2011 at 2:18pm — 2 Comments


By Kevin Davis

 Chicago home of many great sport teams, but not too many great boxers. Now one of our favorite fighter this city has ever know to be proud of Nate Jones the 96  olympic bronze Medal winner, who now is a chief Trainer with Team Mayweather and is aslo one of Floyd Mayweather Jr. lifetime…


Added by Karceno on March 31, 2011 at 1:27am — 2 Comments

Devon Alexander taking a warm up fight that could potentially derail his career.

As many of you might know Devon Alexander is scheduled to square off with Lucas Matthysse on June 25th. Many people are considering this to be a "tune up fight" after the poor performance we saw from Alexander in his bout against Timothy Bradley earlier this year at the Pontiac Silverdome. The only problem I see with this is that Devon Alexander has shown in his past 2 fights that he cannot handle pressure. He doesn't like to infight and when you force him to infight, he clinches and wrestles.… Continue

Added by Juicy Jones on March 30, 2011 at 6:56pm — No Comments

96 Bronze Medalist and Current Trainer Nate Jones Joins Rope A Dope Radio for an In Depth Interview

Winner of a Heavyweight Bronze Medal in the 96 Olympics Nate Jones will join us for an In Depth Interview! Jones, who is a former Heavyweight fighter now a co-trainer for Floyd Mayweather along with other fighters. We will discuss his past, present, and future plans. Also Recap from the busy fight weekend and what the future holds for the winners of those fights. Plus News, Debate, and Predictions for the Rematch between Giovanni Segura and Ivan Calderon.

Other Topics For Discussion-…


Added by Chris Carlson on March 30, 2011 at 3:57pm — No Comments

Weekend In Review-Gamboa, Garcia, Lara, and Jhonson


Last weekend we found out a lot about some major and minor rising prospects in the sport. Some of them past their stern test with flying colors, while others took a step back , forcing them back to the drawing board. As a boxing fan one of the most interesting things to watch is a prospect making his way up the ladder to becoming a contender. Some dominate all the way thru the ranks getting a steady dose of tomato cans…


Added by Chris Carlson on March 30, 2011 at 3:55pm — No Comments

Floyd Mayweather Jr. hits again, this time winning $47,619.05 on Cavs game

Another big night at the casinos, for Mayweather. Last night, he tweeted a picture of his $50,000 ticket, in which he had the Cavs +12.5, in the second half. That worked out, netting him a cool $47,619.05. Not too shabby. Just now, as I was visiting his twitter feed, collecting links, he posted a picture of another betting slip, this one →…


Added by BoxingSocialist on March 30, 2011 at 3:31pm — No Comments

Solis hungry for rematch

Cuban exile desperate to get Klitschko back in the ring

Odlanier Solis says he would box Vitali Klitschko again for free following his first round stoppage loss earlier this month.

The Cuban exile was rocked by a right hand to the temple late in the round as Klotschko began another defence of his WBC heavyweight title.

However, Solis ruptured knee ligaments as he crumpled to the canvas, and was unable to continue with the referee awarding a technical… Continue

Added by mayorga duran on March 30, 2011 at 1:49pm — No Comments


By Kevin Davis

 Goldenboy Promotions just can't get a break against the lawyer ran machine Top Rank with it's President Bob Arum. First they lose Manny Pacquiao after signing him now, They lose Donaire back to Arum. He seems to always find a way to wiggle his the courts in his…


Added by Karceno on March 30, 2011 at 12:05am — 2 Comments

Khan aims to dazzle against McCloskey in Manchester

Amir Khan says he will use his world title defence against Paul McCloskey on 16 April to prove he is the best light-welterweight on the planet.

Bolton's Khan, 24, will be making the fourth defence of his WBA crown against Northern Ireland's McCloskey at Manchester's MEN Arena.

And the reward for victory would be a unification bout against WBC and WBO title-holder Tim Bradley in the summer.

"I want to prove to everyone how good Amir Khan is," Khan told BBC… Continue

Added by mayorga duran on March 29, 2011 at 6:36pm — No Comments

Can Samuel Peter make another Heavyweight Run and be Successful?

The news media in Finland is reporting that Robert Helenius and Sam Peter will fight on the Sauerland card on April 2.

Marco Huck will be defending his WBO…

Added by BoxingSocialist on March 29, 2011 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

Floyd Mayweather Sr. "My Honest Opinion, Jeff is a better Trainer than Roger"

There is so many things that Floyd Sr. talks about with On the Ropes Boxing Radio ...


From Floyd Jr. needing some light fights, to Ricky being on cocaine, to Fernado Vargas comeback ... and much much more.


Here is a snippet of his thoughts on Jeff vs Roger as far as…


Added by BoxingSocialist on March 29, 2011 at 9:50am — 1 Comment

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Fast Facts - Do you know about Floyd?

Birth Place: Grand Rapids, MI

Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 02/24/1977, Pisces

Profession: Boxer


Floyd Mayweather Jr. Fast Facts:

•Went to live with his grandmother at 16, after his father, a drug dealer and boxer, was sent to federal prison for smuggling cocaine.…


Added by BoxingSocialist on March 29, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments

Calix's Mancrush Of The Week: Yuriorkis Gamboa

Have you ever seen a fighter throw a 4 punch combination as his opponent is falling to the canvas?  I saw Yuriorkis Gamboa do it against his opponent on Saturday night.  With the combination of lightning hand speed and Angola prison rage Gamboa has put his peers on notice that everything meaningful in the 126 pound division comes through him. 

On Saturday night Gamboa blew through Solis like he was a bum from around the corner.  He knocked Solis to the canvas 4 times in 4 rounds on…


Added by Calixboxing on March 28, 2011 at 9:32pm — No Comments

Pascal to Floyd "I asked Bhop to take Blood Test & he said NO"

Wow, Wow, Wow. Come on Bhop? What is up with you not wanting to take the blood test? I'm really starting to wonder about these guys in boxing. Did Floyd Mayweather know something that we don't? Look at tweets below ....



Added by BoxingSocialist on March 28, 2011 at 8:41pm — 4 Comments's Daily News UPDATE! Hopkins/Pascal at pre-fight shoving match!

Orthodox American: Jean Pascal goads Bernard Hopkins into shoving match at conference by demanding he take a blood test [click here to read more]

Rest Of World…


Added by on March 28, 2011 at 5:48pm — No Comments




 In their country they are looked up to as heroes, but around the world most of…


Added by Karceno on March 28, 2011 at 4:00am — 6 Comments's NEWS update! Gamboa/Solis SCORECARD, SUMMARY, REACTION!

Rest Of World Weigh-In: Jorge Solis on Yuriorkis Gamboa – ‘Manny Pacquiao doesn’t hit that hard!’ [click here to read more]

Fight Results: Gamboa stuns Solis, Pirog wins but not so flashy and more……


Added by on March 27, 2011 at 9:09pm — No Comments

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Yuriorkis Gamboa stopped Jorge Solis in the fourth round Saturday night to defend his WBA featherweight title. Gamboa (20-0, 16 KOs) delivered a sensational performance before…

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Yuriorkis Gamboa stopped Jorge Solis in the fourth round Saturday night to defend his WBA featherweight title.

Gamboa (20-0, 16 KOs) delivered a sensational performance before a sellout crowd of 2,913 at Boardwalk Hall's Adrian Phillips Ballroom.

The Cuban defector who now lives in Miami knocked down Solis five times, twice in the fourth.

Solis, from Guadalajara, Mexico, hit the canvas early in the fourth from a straight right. He got up,… Continue

Added by mayorga duran on March 27, 2011 at 6:33am — No Comments

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