By Kevin Davis
Bernard Hopkins has always spoke how he felt, no matter how tough the subject. When interviewed by ESPN's Jemele Hill, Hopkins was asked about black athletes and why they don't speak up about racial issues. Bernard as he always does, just let's loose. "they are…Continue
By Kevin Davis
Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California. Showtimes "ShoBox" brought us a fight that turns out to be more interesting than Golden Boy promotions would have liked. Raymundo Beltran vs Luis Ramos Jr. I had to go back and watch this fight and I couldn't understand how any judge could have scored that fight for Luis Ramos Jr. who is 21-0 with 9 knockouts.
Beltran who is know as being Manny Pacquiao's longtime sparring…Continue
Added by Karceno on January 8, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Writing is not an easy field to find a niche in, and getting that first piece published can be a huge challenge for a fledgling scribe. Even the most famous writers look back on how their careers began and describe a difficult road leading up to their first big break. Steve Farhood is no exception. He knew very little about boxing when he landed his first writing gig.
“I graduated college with a journalism degree, and I wanted to get any job I could in journalism,” Farhood…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
If Team Pacquiao and Top Rank promotions decide to go elsewhere, other than fight Floyd Mayweather in May. Team Mayweather should try and make a fight with free agent Miguel Cotto. Before Manny Mania started, there was one guy…Continue
Added by Karceno on January 8, 2012 at 3:43am — No Comments
Victor Ortiz (29-3-2, 22 KOs) and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. (42-0, 26 KOs) will have to meet with the Nevada State Athletic Commission in order to renew their boxing licenses in the state. Though they face scrutiny for different reasons, the two former foes will have to go through a…Continue
Added by Joe Habeeb on January 8, 2012 at 3:28am — No Comments
Despite The Ultimate Fighting Championships shifting their programming this year from Spike TV to the Fox network, there won’t be any shortage of combat sports on the station in the near future. Starting in 2013, the Bellator MMA league will begin airing on Spike, and this coming March a weekly boxing series will kick off. Full Story Here:…Continue
There has been an awful lot of Bob Arum bashing going on these last couple days on the internet and I for one am not here to defend him. Many boxing fans and writers are claiming that he is the main reason why the Pacquiao – Mayweather fight may not take place on May 5. The Top Rank CEO has been under fire because…Continue
Added by Joe Habeeb on January 8, 2012 at 2:59am — No Comments
Now that Mayweather’s jail sentence has been delayed until June 1, his scheduled return to the ring on May 5 will go ahead as planned. Before Mayweather was sentenced to 90 days in jail on Dec. 21, in which he was required to begin serving on Jan. 6, it was rumored that the highly anticipated “Mega Fight”…Continue
Added by mayorga duran on January 7, 2012 at 9:39pm — No Comments
Denis “Da Momma’s Boy” Douglin of Morganville, NJ scored his biggest victory to date by outpointing highly touted and previously unbeaten junior middleweight Steven Martinez Friday evening at Mallory Square in Key West, FL.
Kicking off the 2012 season of ESPN’s Friday Night Fights, Douglin and Martinez engaged in an entertaining bout that was competitive from bell to bell. Douglin boxed effectively and connected with the cleaner punches, while his Bronx, NY based foe was the…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
Bob Arum has been here before, the 'HOT SEAT'. After news broke that a judge had delayed Mayweather's sentence to June 1, so that he could make his May 5 fight date, Arum has been on the spot coming up with different excuses as to why Manny Pacquiao cannot…Continue
Added by Karceno on January 7, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Former undisputed middleweight champ Kelly Pavlik has officially split with career-long trainer…Continue
Floyd Mayweather is NOT properly licensed to fight in Nevada on May 5 ... despite having the judge's blessing ... and TMZ has learned state officials are demanding to speak with Floyd in person before they will allow him to fight.
TMZ spoke with Keith Kizer -- Executive Director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission -- who tells…
Added by joe real on January 7, 2012 at 5:19am — No Comments
With the shocking and breaking news that was reported today in a Las Vegas Courtroom Floyd "Money"
Mayweather has his jail time pushed all the way back to June 1, 2012. This was the Shot that Rang all
around the World. The best money that lawyers can buy you. Mayweather truely does bring…
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Today in the soap opera called boxing, Journalist and reporters were waiting to write their, Mayweather incarceration articles. The judge, Melissa Saragosa suspended Mayweather 's sentence until June 1. Over charges he pled 'No…Continue
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Amir Khan's promoters Golden Boy have revealed that the 'mystery man' spotted ringside during his controversial defeat to Lamont Peterson last month is an IBF official.
Confusion has surrounded the identity of the man, whom video footage shows talking to WBA fight…Continue
Added by mayorga duran on January 6, 2012 at 6:10pm — No Comments
LONDON -- The vice president of the World Boxing Association called for a rematch of the light-welterweight title fight between Amir Khan and Lamont Peterson after questions were raised Friday about the legitimacy of the American's victory.
The WBA is studying images of an…Continue
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