Added by On The Beak Boxing on August 19, 2011 at 6:53pm — No Comments
In boxing, fans tune in to see the two guys fighting, and sometimes just one of them. Top promoters Bob Arum and Richard Schaefer have been trying to bring boxing to network television for years. The closest they came was a decent preview show aired at dreadful times on CBS. Their thought process seems to be "We need stars to break into network television" instead of "We could make new stars through network television."
If the UFC and its fighters play this correctly, then they…Continue
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"Guys I was messing around about the injury of Guerero, apologies for the tweet, I'm sure he didn't get paid step aside money,"
Khan's initial comment may also have been intended purely to irritate hot headed former opponent Marcos Maidana, who has been campaigning for a rematch more or less ever since losing a decision to Khan in…Continue
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As part of his contract, Mayweather insisted Ortiz agree to a more stringent drug-testing procedure than the random urine tests required by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency is performing random blood tests on Mayweather and Ortiz, as it did in Mayweather's most recent fight in…
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By James Slater: In disappointing news, it has been reported on Ringtv.com that the upcoming Robert Guerrero-Marcos Maidana fight, set for August 27th, will have to be postponed due to the fact that Guerrero has suffered an apparent…Continue
Jenna J - This week's 138th edition of On the Ropes Boxing Radio (brought to you by CWH Promotions) features special guests King Kong Agbeko, Montell Griffin, Davis Diaz, and Al Bernstein. You can click play on the player…Continue
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BOXING is in my blood and it’s in my nature, I’ve been fighting all of my life in and out of the ring, whether it was physically or mentally, to survive and because of where I came from. I have missed the adrenalin.
I realised I missed the punching, I missed the sweating…Continue
By Chris Williams: Unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jr. got in a shot at his pursuers Amir Khan and Manny Pacquiao at the same time, saying this about his September 17th opponent WBC welterweight champion Victor Ortiz “He’s the best out there,” according to ESPN.
How true. I rate Ortiz as a…
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Hotel Heiress Paris Hilton proudly displays her Manny Pacquiao T-shirt upon her departure at NAIA 1. She boarded a Cathay Pacific Airlines flight for Hong Kong. Photo by Raoul Esperas
MANILA, Philippines – Hollywood socialite and hotel heiress Paris Hilton proudly wore a Manny…
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Toney states that Ortiz quit previously in his loss to Marcos Maidana in 2009, and he thinks that Ortiz will quit once again when the going gets tough against Mayweather.
Speaking with examiner.com, Toney said “Victor Ortiz, he already quit once and it’s going to happen again.”
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Matthew Hatton is ready to do battle with Kell Brook for the right to face Amir Khan, who will move into the welterweight division next year.
Khan intends to have one more fight at light-welterweight - where he holds the WBA and IBF titles - later this year, most likely against Erik…
Alex Ariza is angry with Top Rank promoter Bob Arum over what he sees as unprofessional treatment of the career of Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. (43-0-1, 30 KO).
Ariza is the conditioning coach for both Manny Pacquiao (53-3-2, 38 KO), as well as Chavez Jr.
The consistent confusion over…
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(AllHipHop News) Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. is being sued for almost $200,000, over an August 2009 shooting outside a Las Vegas skating rink.
Defendants Quincy Williams and Damien Bland filed a lawsuit in the District Clark County Court in Nevada yesterday (August…