Saturday’s fight between WBA champion Felix Sturm and IBF champion Daniel “The Real Deal” Geale just may prove to be a better fight than the more publicized Sergio Martinez / Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. middleweight bout which will occur two weeks after. On paper, both Sturm, whose record is 37 (16 KO’s) – 2 -2 and Geale who sports a record of 27 (15 KO’s) – 1 – 0, match up very evenly. In terms of age, height, punching power, boxing styles, etc. this fight has all the makings of a classic. The…Continue
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The Gennady Golovkin vs. Grzegorz Proksa fight on Saturday, September 1 from Turning Point Casino in Verona, New York is a big fight.
Beyond the fact that the fight is for Golovkin’s WBA Middleweight championship, there are three key reasons why this fight is intriguing.
First of all, both of these men are quality fighters. Their records (23-0 for Golovkin and 28-1 for Proksa) aren’t examples of bloated resumes that camouflage mediocre fighters. Seeing two quality and…Continue
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Austin Trout was the leading candidate race for September’s fight with Canelo Alvarez now it turns out that Miguel Cotto will take on Austin Trout on December 1st in Madison Square Gardens in New York in a welterweight clash he has…Continue
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Pacquiao, who is Roach's main fighter, is going to return on December 1st or December 8th. With Khan being scheduled to return on December 15th, then obviously the hall of fame trainer will be forced to combine their training camps.
If the December situation plays out as expected, and…
Added by Houston Writer on August 31, 2012 at 3:10pm — No Comments
From the moment Golden Boy Promotions signed bantamweight titlist Anselmo "Chemito" Moreno in 2011 and brought him to the United States to fight for the first time, he was on a collision course with the company's other standout bantamweight titleholder, Abner Mares.
With Mares headlining and Moreno on the undercard, they fought on the same show in their…Continue
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A unification attempt will happen tomorrow night as the IBF Middleweight champion of Australia Daniel Geale and WBA champion Felix Sturm from Germany go after the WBA/IBF middleweight unification title. …Continue
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Andre Ward, Chad Dawson and their teams all held a media conference call to discuss their upcoming mega-fight on September 8th.
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Not even a month out of jail, undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. is up to his usual tricks. "Money" is said to have made a whopping $3 million bet on the Michigan Wolverines-Alabama Crimson Tide game that will take place on Saturday, according to IBTimes.com (h/t Detroit Free Press).
Mayweather is said to have put his seven-figure bet on Michigan—who is a 14-point underdog to Alabama—in the game, which will take place at the neutral site of Cowboys Stadium in Dallas,…
Added by Houston Writer on August 30, 2012 at 7:28pm — No Comments
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The winner of the 2004 Olympics in Athens saw Gennady Golovkin win a silver at middleweight and won fights over Lucian Bute and Andy Lee in the World Amateur Championships in 2003, and also Andy Dirrell ,he has progressed to having a total of 23 fights of…Continue
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Hot 97 radio interviewed Floyd Mayweather today who made an announcement that he would be returning to the canvas not to box on the contrary to wrestle, yes he will be in a WWE ring as apposed to a boxing ring. According to sources from WrestlingInc.com…Continue
By Shawn Craddick
Freddie Roach is all over the place with his host of fighters such as Manny Pacquiao, Amir Khan, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr, Jorge Linares, Vanes and more ... but at the same time Freddie shines just as bright has his star pupils. Roach even had a HBO series about his life. How many boxing Coaches have that? We know all this was in due part to his fighters being on a winning streak and being on tv. All this has turned recently with alot of his fighters losing.…
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Paul McCloskeywill fight Manuel Perez at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast on September 22, live on Sky Sports. Dudey is returning from a controversial decision by the referee to stop the contest and Demarcus 'Chop Chop' Corley.…Continue
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By Shawn Craddick
Arthur Abraham has captured a title at super middleweight. There was no KO but the damage was done. Robert Stieglitz did all he could to keep the title but it just wasn't enough. Even though the fight was pretty close, Abraham did something that he wasn't able to do in the past and that was pick up a "little" bit faster pace. Not super middleweight faster but it was enough against Stieglitz.
What would make this fight good is that both fighters are…
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The WBC Junior featherweight champion Abner Mares is one of the top P4P fighter's in the world, but he isn't flamboyant, just a humble man with a warrior heart and that has to count for something. He has fought the top fighters in each division he has fought at, because now a…Continue
Added by Karceno on August 25, 2012 at 8:21pm — No Comments
Transcript By GoldenBoy Boxing
Thank you, everyone. Just wanted to get it quickly turn it over to our fighters for today. First of
all I would like to introduce David Itskowitch of Golden Boy Promotions who will give an
overview on our upcoming fight, September…Continue
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We saw Arthur Abraham deal with Pablo Farias back in January very well and achieve his main aim, a knockout win against the Argentinean in…Continue
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Sergio Martinez was able to give us a nice interview before his workout, the delay was our fault because we didn't secure a interview time with him so he could have had a translator present. After the mix-up, Martinez gave us time.
KARCENO: Let's get…Continue
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