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Bernard Hopkins:'Mayweather is not conscious of the image he portrays'

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…

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Added by Karceno on January 8, 2012 at 11:41pm — 5 Comments

GoldenBoy Promotions should be investigating Beltran vs Ramos fight, instead of Khan vs Peterson

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…

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Added by Karceno on January 8, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Showtime’s Steve Farhood Proves Persistence Is Key To Success

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…

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Added by Joe Habeeb on January 8, 2012 at 11:12am — No Comments

Miguel Cotto needs to try to capitalize on any chance of fighting Mayweather

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…

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Added by Karceno on January 8, 2012 at 3:43am — No Comments

Ortiz, Mayweather Must Resolve License Issues To Fight in Nevada

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…

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Added by Joe Habeeb on January 8, 2012 at 3:28am — No Comments

Move Over UFC, Spike TV Plans New Boxing Series

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:…

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Added by Joe Habeeb on January 8, 2012 at 3:24am — 1 Comment

Is Bob Arum The Only One To Blame For The “Mega Fight” Not Happening?

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…

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Added by Joe Habeeb on January 8, 2012 at 2:59am — No Comments

If No Pacquiao On May 5; Who’s Next For Mayweather?

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”…

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Added by Joe Habeeb on January 7, 2012 at 10:59pm — 2 Comments

If Manny Pacquiao doesn't demand Floyd Mayweather fight, we'll know he doesn't want it

Published: Saturday, January 07, 2012, 5:20 PM     Updated: Saturday, January 07, 2012, 6:57 PM
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Added by mayorga duran on January 7, 2012 at 9:39pm — No Comments

Douglin Kicks Off 2012 With A Bang; Outpoints Unbeaten Martinez

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…

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Added by Joe Habeeb on January 7, 2012 at 3:43pm — No Comments

Even Pinoy boxing fans are growing tired of Arum excuses

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…

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Added by Karceno on January 7, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Pavlik leaves Youngstown, trainer Loew, for Garcia and Oxnard

By Lem Satterfield



Former undisputed middleweight champ Kelly Pavlik has officially split with career-long trainer…

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Added by joe real on January 7, 2012 at 5:46am — 1 Comment

Floyd Mayweather Boxing Officials Want Explanation Before Issuing License

TMZ Exclusive

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…

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Added by joe real on January 7, 2012 at 5:19am — No Comments

Andre Ward can help make the Mayweather vs Pacquiao fight happen

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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Added by BoxingSocialist on January 6, 2012 at 10:52pm — No Comments

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Jail Time Delayed!

Added by mayorga duran on January 6, 2012 at 8:33pm — No Comments

Money Talks, Money Walks, Mayweather sentence suspended until june 1

By Kevin Davis

 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…

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Added by Karceno on January 6, 2012 at 7:37pm — No Comments

Arum's worst nightmare happens - Mayweather to fight May 5th

Brad Cooney

Mississippi Fight Sports Examiner
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Added by mayorga duran on January 6, 2012 at 6:21pm — No Comments

Amir Khan Supposingly lost his titles on a controversial points decision

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…

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Added by mayorga duran on January 6, 2012 at 6:10pm — No Comments

WBA VP Orders Khan vs Peterson Rematch, They have NO IDEAL who the Mystery Man is

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…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on January 6, 2012 at 4:19pm — No Comments

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