Current WBC Ssuper lightweight world champion Erik “Terrible” Morales underwent emergency surgery today after a gallbladder pain and it is not known if this will affect his next fight. El “Terrible” was operated for a small stone in the gallbladder just this morning (December 21). Fernando Fernandez,…Continue
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WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. is now set to be dealt another blow following the handing down of a six-month prison sentence to the fighter - as the WBC are now almost certain to strip him of his 147lb title.
The 34 year-old, who begins his stretch on January 6th,…
to people who actually understand law n all that...this isnt for you...for people to people celebrating...yall dont understand anything n should go watch some law & order since thats probably the only thing that can dumb it down for u
accepting a plea deal does NOT mean he's guilty...thats what lawyers tell you to do so you dont have to worry about facing a full sentence IF you are found guilty...instead of having to do the whole trial and waste time they do this to just…Continue
CANFIELD, Ohio - Former boxing champ Kelly Pavlik is free on bond after being arrested for a DUI late Wednesday night.
According to an arrest report, Pavlik allegedly hit a lamp post and telephone pole with a green ATV before driving home. When officers came to…
Andre Ward totally outclassed Carl Froch in the final of Showtime’s Super Six tournament on Saturday night to successfully defend his WBA Super Middleweight title. In doing so, the young American also added his opponents WBC title along with the Ring Magazine’s Championship belt and the Super Six trophy to his impressive CV. On paper this result is eye catching, for those who witnessed it, Ward’s performance was simply mesmerizing. Even the outrageously inept scoring from two of the three…Continue
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As the judge sentenced Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather to 90 days behind bars, fight fans across the world winced. Not because Mayweather is universally loved but it appeared that this could be the final nail in the coffin for the super fight the world has been waiting for. Mayweather and Pacquiao have teased the fight fans with their refusal to step in the ring together for the past three years.
The two best boxers of their generation have held negotiations already, but those…Continue
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By Gerardo Granados: According to the info stated on the current World Boxing Council (WBC) Erik “Terrible” Morales twitter account, he will go under surgery today and it is himself who ask his fans to pray for him so everything goes right so he can still fight on January 28.
There is no more…
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By now you may have heard about Floyd Mayweather Jr's recent troubles with the law. Multiple charges were always being brought up against the boxing star on multiple occasions and it seems that…Continue
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Prosecutor Lisa Luzaich told the judge Mayweather has been in trouble before and hasn't been punished.
"He just continually gets himself into trouble and he is able to get himself out of it as well. Essentially it is because he is who he is and is able to get away with everything," Luzaich said. "The only thing that's going to get this man's attention is incarceration."
Mayweather stood still in a striped olive vest and made no reaction when the judge imposed…Continue
Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been sentenced to 90 days in jail after pleading guilty to reduced domestic violence battery and harassment charges before a Las Vegas judge. He was told to report to jail on Jan. 6. Judge Melissa Saragosa also ordered Mayweather to complete 100 hours of community…Continue
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. got hammered by a judge, who just sentenced him to serve 90 days in jail for beating up his baby mama in front of their kids.
Floyd was sentenced to 6 months in jail, but 3 months of that sentence was suspended. He also gets 3 days…
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Marco Antonio Rubio has told World Boxing News that he is ready to accept an offer from Top Rank to face current WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on February 4th in Texas.
The 31 year-old has been patiently awaiting his shot at the coveted green belt after winning…Continue
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Congratulations to Brian Viloria on his big upset KO win over Giovanni Segura. After following Viloria’s career for its entire 11 years, one thing is now clear. Maybe it’s best if Brian Viloria is never favored again in a boxing…Continue
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A payment of $10,000 was easy to make for this appeal by Richard Schaefer of Golden Boy Promotions and the suggestion of tampering with the judges scorecards are going to be investigated. He made comments like it was a murder trial that was about to happen, however…Continue
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According to Chepo Reynoso, Canelo's manager, there have been discussions with Golden Boy's Oscar De La Hoya and Eric Gomez about staging a fight on April 21, and there are two possible opponents being mentioned - James Kirkland (30-1, 27KOs) and former three division world champion Shane Mosley (46-7-1,…Continue
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According to Examiner.com, Emanuel Steward, the trainer and manager of IBF junior middleweight champion Cornelius Bundrage, is fed with with Bundrage's promoter, Don King, due to King's failure to secure a fight for Bundrage in the active 154-pound weight division. Bundrage has only fought once since…Continue
By Kevin Francis, courtesy of The Daily Star
CARL FROCH is determined to put British boxing back on the map after losing his WBC world super-middleweight title at the weekend.
His emphatic points defeat at the hands of American Andre Ward came just a week after…Continue
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Undefeated US boxing star Floyd Mayweather will plead guilty to reduced charges on Wednesday in a deal to end two pending criminal cases, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported on Tuesday.
Mayweather faced up to 34 years in prison over a domestic violence incident and…Continue
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