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Superstar Manny Pacquiao greets LA Lakers star Kobe Bryant during his workout at the Wildcard Boxing Club as he prepares for his upcoming third mega-fight against three-division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez.…Continue
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Hello Guys...and guys.
Apparently I am the only chick around these parts and have been invited by several peeps and am just now making my way over here. I wanted to introduce myself before you get to slaying me and telling me s*** like "get back to the kitchen…Continue
Long-time members of the site may know Eddie Gonzalez by his old username, thebitb. Today he joins the Bad Left Hook staff, and will be doing a weekly column.
Once again, performance-enhancing drugs (namely steroids) are in the boxing conversation today as …Continue
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Look let me just start off by saying the third fight in this Manny Pacquiao V Juan Manuel Marquez saga is not going to be like the average Joe says..which is "Pacquiao is too much at this weight", "Pacquiao is a much better fighter now" and "Marquez can't cut it". Look these guy's have had 2 fights in the past that could be much debated amongst a group of blokes at a pub, with Manny Pacquiao knocking down Juan Manuel Marquez three times in the first round of there first…Continue
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By Ben Thompson | November 02, 2011
"That's news to us, but that's great to hear. Now hopefully the fans will finally get what they want to see. I'm sure that when he made these comments, all the members of the media that were on the call were just as pleased as we are to hear that. It's great to…
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Top Rank president Todd DuBouef has recently spread the word that he would love to match Cuban phenomenon Yuriorkis Gamboa (21-0, 16 kos) with hard-hitting WBA lightweight champion Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios (29-0-1, 21 kos) sooner or later.
"I have seen some tapes of Rios and all I…
I'd be delighted to take a test. I've never taken banned substances. My physical condition is thanks to the hard work that I've put in. In my 18 years as a pro boxer, I've never trained like this, with three daily sessions - running, weights and training very hard in the gym. I don't care…Continue
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De La Hoya also said that Pacquiao doesnt hit hard :
Oscar De La Hoya said that he felt so weak and helpless during last December's stoppage loss to Manny Pacquiao that during the seventh round he was hoping for the Filipino fighter to land a knockout blow. What's even more telling is…Continue
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Following destructive knockout losses to Carl Froch and Arthur Abraham during the Showtime Super six competition, the American network are set to unveil Jermain Taylor's comeback fight which is currently penciled in for late December.
The Arkansas boxer, who ruled the middleweight division…
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Floyd Mayweather Jr has got to stay out of these Clubs. All they do is hurt his reputation. Floyd has kids and most importantly daughters. The last thing he wants "hopefully" is for his kids to see this "Partying and Clubbing" lifestyle. He has a beautiful "soon to be wife" in Ms Jackson and does not need…Continue
Since exiting prison, however, he claims to have gone legit. Since 1988, Conte has run SNAC, an acronym for Scientific Nutrition for Advanced Conditioning, which is an organization that supplies legal sports nutrition products and supplements.
In addition, Conte has become aligned with…
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Universal Boxing Organization™ Inter-Continental Super Middleweight Champion Anthony Dirrell (23-0, 20 KOs) continues his road towards a world championship when he takes on Canadian Renan St. Juste (23-2-1, 15 KOs) on December 2 at the Chumash Casino in Santa Ynez, California.
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GL: What's the latest and greatest Bernard? How is everything going with your rehab? "First of all thanks for checking in with me Greg. I'm doing well and I'm going through my second week of rehab with Novacare, one of the best places for phyiscal therapy in sports, especially on the east coast. They've got…Continue
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Akinori Watanabe vs. Kyoichiro Shoji
12 Rounds - Welterweight Division