Former ten-time world champion Oscar de la Hoya, who has garnered press attention recently due to a succession of personal afflictions, has stated that if he had Floyd Mayweather Jr and/or Manny Pacquiao when he was in his prime then he he would have defeated them both. The Golden Boy dropped a…Continue
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According to a report in the New York Post, Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya allegedly shelled out a whopping $20 million in connection with the 2007 scandal which saw the the former champion dressed in high heels, fishnet stockings and lingerie. The newspaper cited confidential courthouse…
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Orlando Salido joined us on RopeADopeRadio.com on August 31st for an indept interview. The Mexican World Champion talked about his victory over Juan Manuel Lopez and why he thinks the Puerto Rican sensation is making excuses for his loss. Listen to the show as he talks about why having too much respect for Juan Manuel Marquez backfired,…Continue
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“[Ortiz] is very tailor made because he’s right there in front of you,” said Hopkins, a veteran of the fight game at 46, who was speaking on an ESPN broadcast recently.
It has oft been said that Ortiz (29-2-2, 22ko) is yet to combat a technician with as high quality a skillset and defensive…
"Lil Floyd done let money go to his head, man, and when you let money rule your life, you either gotta have a rude awakening or you have to go broke. I'm not saying I want to see either one of them happen, but money is the root of all evil. ... Maybe Floyd needs a loss to come back to reality. Right…Continue
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BERTO WILL LOOK TO FACE MAYWEATHER OR ORTIZ WITH WIN THIS SATURDAY
By David Kassel | August 31, 2011
April 16, 2011 is a night Andre…
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Former boxing champion Oscar De La Hoya said thought about suicide and has been going to rehab because he has become dependent on drugs and alcohol in an interview with Spanish-language network…Continue
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I spoke to Rolando a few days ago and he gave me a few moments to get in a few words with him and this what he had to say.
KARCENO: "So how is Victor doing in camp, we heard of back problems can you clear that up for us."
ROLANDO: "Oh Victor is fine, in perfect…Continue
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Disgraced former trainer of Antonio Margarito, Javier Capetillo is slowly trying to wait until people forget his actions so he can apply again for license. By now we have all heard the story, January 24, 2009, the world suppose to see a crowning night for Margarito, instead darkness and…Continue
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WBO light-heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly will defend his title in a grudge match against Tony Bellew on October 15, with the winner set to face American legend Bernard Hopkins.
Bellew was scheduled to face Cleverly during May, but was forced to pull out at the last minute…
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However sometimesyou see things you wish you didn’t see….this was one of them. For those that think this was staged or acting, I can tell you first hand and forget anything else you heard or read on other websites because I was standing right there in my STL fitted cap…this **** was not staged by no…Continue
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And Vitali, who fights Tomasz Adamek during September, is eager to go one better than Wladimir by knocking Haye out.
"David Haye has hurt our family again," said Vitali. "Wladimir beat him in a big fight for the world title and I am very proud. Unfortunately, the right ending was missing…
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Despite havign a vested interest in the winner, due to Visa issues, Khan said that he won't be ringside to watch Mayweather vs. Ortiz, saying that he will instead be:
"Instead I'm going the week before for 2 days to the Whitehouse in DC"
He also mentioned that his final fight as a light welterweight will probably…Continue
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He makes good points, things that make sense.
only thing that got me was when he said that against clottey pacquiao didnt let his hands go...in that fight pacquiao threw 1200+ punches...where were his hands gonna go!!??!?!
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Floyd Mayweather keeps everyone full of laughs at the Mayweather Gym today telling the observers in the…Continue
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