(Video Credit Joshuwa Jernigan)
Rope a Dope Radio's own, Joshuwa Jernigan was on location in Houston, Texas yesterday to witness the final press conference for the WBC Middleweight Title fight between the champion, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and challenger Peter Manfredo Jr.
Joshuwa got a chance to catch up with…Continue
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Can 5 to 1 underdog, Manfredo Jr. score the upset or will Chavez Jr. silence his critics with an impressive knockout tonight? Those questions should be be…Continue
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"He [Pacquiao] might have won 2-3 rounds. He might have even won 4 rounds at most. It was a lot of give and take, but Marquez won damn near all the rounds man. It was so clear, even a…
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Roy Jones Jr. will be returning to the cruiserweight division and will be fighting on 10th December this year against Max Alexander in Atlanta Georgia. He is not quite ready to hang up his gloves and move into retirement at 42 years of age. Even…Continue
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Manny Pacquiao fever has run it's course, pinoy boxing loyalist are focusing on politics now more than anything else. With Freddie Roach saying there were Distractions and Ariza stating there were no Distractions. which one was it? Why can't it be that Juan Manuel Marquez, just did…Continue
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Per FightHype / Vivek Wallace:
Boxing Talk: On FightHype.com Manny Pacquiao's conditioning guru, Alex Ariza said that both he & Pacquiao's trainer Freddie Roach, as well as Pacquiao have asked for Mayweather next; but Arum simply isn't putting the plan in motion. This "Arum Agenda" didn't just start, but how much longer will it continue?
ARIZA AND ROACH PUSHING FOR MAYWEATHER TO BE NEXT, BUT ARUM ANGLING FOR MARQUEZ…
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IRVING, Texas -- Cowboys Stadium is a potential destination for the Antonio Margarito-Miguel Cotto rematch scheduled for…Continue
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LOS ANGELES -- Top Rank CEO Bob Arum has said he believes the megafight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather will never happen because Mayweather is afraid of Pacquiao.
After Pacquiao's controversial majority decision over Juan Manuel Marquez last Saturday, Golden Boy Promotions…
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"I’d probably move up to 147 and maybe take on someone like Berto or take on a big name in the division" said Khan. "Maybe even Senchenko for the WBA title. Someone in the top 10 and then from there move on to maybe a super fight in the future."
The "super fight" in mind is…Continue
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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Federal agents in Puerto Rico have seized more than $4 million worth of cocaine from a house owned by pro boxer Ivan Calderon.
Drug Enforcement Administration spokeswoman Laila Rico says 225 kilograms (nearly 500 pounds) of cocaine were found when agents raided the house in…Continue
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Jose Sulaimán repsonds to Bob Arum’s insult
“Promoter Arum insulted me in the press with a swear that I wouldn’t dare to type out for respect specially to ladies. I think of Bob Arum is one of the greatest…Continue
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With all the talk of Pac vs Marquez 4 I am left to wonder the future of boxing... True enough an old guy like Bob Arum is on his way out, but.... Is he setting an example for future promoters to follow?.. No other promoter in recent memory has burnt so many super fights that i can remember and i've been watching the sport for close to 30 years... Don king drug his feet on certain big fights but they got made... Other guys like the Duva's just to name the other truly first class promotional…Continue
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Oh yes sir Floyd Mayweather Jr has overtaken Manny Pacquiao as the best pound for pound boxer ranked by ESPN. Someone seems to be hitting something right, Mayweather being out of the game for sixteen months didn't seem to make much of a difference…Continue
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