He accused the Filipino of making unrealistic weight demands and said he was targeting the…Continue
I caught up with promising middleweight prospect out of Dearborn Heights, Michigan, J'Leon Love. J formerly trained out of the historic Kronk Gym in Detriot under the tutelage of legendary trainer, Emmanuel Steward. J has shared stories with me in the past about the gym wars he took part while he trained…Continue
Joseph Agbeko joins us for an in depth interview. Agbeko fights on Dec.3 in a rematch with Abner Mares. Also, rising Golden Boy Prospect, Randy Caballero will stop by to catch us up on his career, and to talk about his upcoming fight on Dec. 2.
We will also preview, debate, and give our predictions for…Continue
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If thousands of years from now our world was destroyed and a new civilization grew, what perception would they have on our culture? I believe it's safe to say that boxing would stand out due to its relative extensive existence and what it describes about our culture. Boxing matches happen all over the world,…Continue
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SERGIO MARTINEZ INTERVIEW WANTS TO FIGHT MAYWEATHER 2012 "PACQUIAO IS NOT THE FIGHTER HE PRETENDS TO BE"
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Another twist and abrupt turn has been thrown into the Cotto - Margarito conundrum. Miguel Cotto is now refusing to fight Antonio Margarito anywhere else other than New York if Margarito is denied his licence today by the NYSAC. The commission will conduct a hearing today to decide whether or…Continue
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The saga of where the Miguel Cotto-Antonio Margarito fight will take place has now reached the level of surreal, with Cotto saying on a media teleconference Tuesday that if the fight isn't in New York, he won't fight.
Poor promoter Bob Arum sounded like…
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"Marquez showed that he is better than Pacquiao. [Pacquiao] is not invincible. He's not what you think he is,” said Chavez, who was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame earlier this year. “He caught De La Hoya when he was finished. He had a good fight against Margarito, but he's slow. And Mosley…Continue
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Legendary trainer Emanuel Steward has scoffed at reports David Haye is lining up a fight with Vitali Klitschko, insisting the Briton does not deserve another Klitschko pay-day.
It is less than six weeks since Haye called time on his career, and yet already reports are circulating that the…
The trainer and uncle of Floyd Mayweather Jr, Roger, is eager for his charge to box Manny Pacquiao and foresees a swift, fifth round knockout victory for Floyd should the 34-year-old American and the Filipino stage a WBC/WBO unification contest in the welterweight division. Floyd Sr, however, believes that Pacquiao’s sub-par performance against Juan Manuel Marquez diminishes hope of a…Continue
MANILA, Philippines - Both Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao and Mexican boxer Juan Manuel Marquez tested negative for steroids after their World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight title bout last November 12 in Las Vegas.
"The steroid and drug tests for Mr. Pacquiao and Mr. Marquez are in. They were all negative," Keith Kizer of the Nevada State Athletic Commission said in a statement released to…Continue
Brook’s promoter Eddie Hearn feels that Khan’s game plan may go awry if he underestimates his fighter. Hearn believes that Khan has never faced a fighter with the kind of “heavy hands” that Brook has.
The Daily Mirror quoted Hearn as saying:
“If Khan wants a big fight, and a big fight…
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De La Hoya said this on his twitter: “Don’t worry people once Arum is not promoting anymore, I will make sure the sport I clearly believe and love will resurge to its glory days. If it was up to me and Bob Arum wasn’t around, Golden Boy [Promotions] would do Pac vs. Mayweather, Chavez Jr. vs. Martinez, Brandon…Continue
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“I’m going to tell Manny to consider retirement and not go on too long. He has some serious thinking to do – he was lucky and he got away with it against [Juan Manuel] Márquez,” Khan told the Telegraph. He also stated that he thought Marquez had won the fight and suggested he could beat…Continue
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With the heavyweight landscape now devoid of one of its premier attractions, the number of marquee fights in the sport's blue-ribbon division appears limited. However, according to the Daily Telegraph, Haye is "back in training, starting to get into shape", and the ESPIRIT Arena in Dusseldorf has been…Continue
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Making the first defense of his WBC Middleweight title, Julio Caesar Chavez Jr. put on his best performance to date in thoroughly stopping the wily veteran Peter Manfredo Jr.in under six rounds on Saturday night at Reliant Park in Houston, Texas. In front of a raucous Latino crowd…Continue
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Chavez stops Manfedo in the 5th round of a great battle. They gave the fans what they came for. Slow first start but then Chavez began to pick up the pace. There was some back and forth shots in the first few rounds but then Chavez landed a beautiful shot that hurt Manfredo and Chavez hopped all over him and he just could not answer back. With this win Chavez moves to 44-0 (31). Now everyone wants to know who is Next? Canelo or Martinez? Great night of fights.
Jose Pinzon won…Continue
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