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Is Al Haymon Paying Jermain Taylor $1 Million to Face Sam Soliman for the IBF Title?

Jermain Taylor has went on a little racist rant and on top of that he declares he is making a million dollars for this fight. First off how is he getting a Title shot? Second why is Al Haymon paying him $1 Million dollars for a ESPN fight? Third why is he talking reckless and he has trial date coming up about soon? Anyways ... peep the Video Below…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on October 6, 2014 at 8:43pm — No Comments

Canelo Alvarez Dec 6th Bout is off, Injures Ankle

Canelo Alvarez was suppose to make his reappearance on HBO on Dec 6th against Joshua Clottey, however he informed fans today that he injured his ankle. Apparently he has had ankle problems before but this is the first time of us ever hearing about it. We are not sure if the rest of the card will be scrapped now. Stay tuned for…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on October 6, 2014 at 7:53pm — 1 Comment

Lost in time and Era's of boxing

By Kevin Davis

In the history of this world, we all have compared some other time than the time we are living in as the golden era of anything we love or hold sacred. We never appreciate the era we live in or the boxers of our era, but the younger kids will get older and call this the golden era…

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Added by Karceno on October 5, 2014 at 5:36pm — 1 Comment

Sohail Ahmad spars with English champ Mitchell Smith in preparation for October 11 fight

Sohail Ahmad spars with English champ Mitchell Smith in preparation for October 11 fight

 

Unbeaten light welterweight, Sohail ‘Showstar’ Ahmad 4(1)-0-0 was put through his paces by English super featherweight champ, Mitchell ‘Baby Faced Assassin’ Smith 9(4)-0-0 in preparation for the Afghan boxer’s fifth professional fight on …

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Added by Karceno on October 4, 2014 at 12:34am — No Comments

Al Haymon's Systematic Cost to Run an 30 Second Commercial Spot on NBC

Ok Fight fans let's a look at the NBC Ad Spot Theory. It is being speculated that Al Haymon is going to be closing a Deal with NBC. Kathy Duva speculated that Al is going to be paying NBC a flat out rate of $20 Million to buy 26 dates on NBC for his boxers to perform on. It is speculated he will make the bulk of his money back on "selling" commercial spots during the boxing event. Let's…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on October 3, 2014 at 8:17pm — 1 Comment

The rematch between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew Has SOLD OUT

Second meeting of bitter rivals breaks Echo Arena tickets record

The rematch between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew on November 22 live on Sky Sports Box Office, has become the fastest selling sporting event at Liverpool’s Echo Arena after selling out in under 48 hours.

The…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on October 3, 2014 at 1:10pm — No Comments

Auspicious pro debut by Antonio Tarver Jr made with world champ father in corner

MIAMI (October 3, 2014) - The auspicious professional debut of Antonio Tarver, Jr. this past Monday in Texas resulted in an impressive fourth-round technical knockout…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on October 3, 2014 at 1:02pm — No Comments

Goldenboy and Al Haymon BOTH are Leaving Showtime - Oscar to HBO, Haymon to NBC

Wow, according to Kathy Duva after the Curtis Stevens fight last night, she dropped a bomb shell on us. She stated, and we honestly don't know the "contract" details with Al Haymon and NBC but according to Kathy, Al Haymon is paying $20 Million to buy 24 dates on NBC. That is not the kicker though, the kicker is Al Haymon "supposedly" promised NBC that he will pull…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on October 2, 2014 at 11:45am — 3 Comments

GERVONTA “TANK” DAVIS FIGHTS OCTOBER 8 ON ESPN2; HOLDS PUBLIC WORKOUT AT MALL

GERVONTA “TANK” DAVIS FIGHTS OCTOBER 8 ON ESPN2; HOLDS PUBLIC WORKOUT AT MALL
Davis held a “Bullying Stops Here” public boxing workout at Baltimore’s Mondawmin Mall, in advance of his ESPN2 television debut in Biloxi, Mississippi.
 
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, U.S.A. - Undefeated featherweight professional boxer Gervonta "Tank" Davis…
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Added by Karceno on October 2, 2014 at 2:07am — No Comments

HEATHER "THE HEAT" HARDY HEADLINES BROADWAY BOXING CARD, ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15TH

New York, NY (10/1/14) - On Wednesday, October 15, DiBella Entertainment (DBE) will return to NYC's…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on October 1, 2014 at 2:22pm — No Comments

Taylor, Soliman to Meet October 8 in IBF Middleweight Title Showdown on ESPN Boxing Special

Taylor, Soliman to Meet October 8 in IBF Middleweight Title Showdown on ESPN…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on October 1, 2014 at 2:20pm — No Comments

The BIG Point ALL Al Haymon Fighters Are Missing and They Don't Understand

I have talked to alot of fighters that want to sign to Al Haymon and for one main reason .. Al Haymon Maximizes your earnings. Sure he can when it is about 30 fighters. What happens when he has over 100 (which he does now)? Do you think Showtime and ......... well ... that is all he has right now unless his NBC deal comes through. Anyways, how much money do you think Showtime…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on September 30, 2014 at 9:45pm — No Comments

Goldenboy and Canelo Alvarez Show off The New HBO Jacket

A great fit! Canelo Alvarez & HBO Boxing

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Added by BoxingSocialist on September 30, 2014 at 2:26pm — 2 Comments

Gradovich-Velez on November 29th

Gradovich-Velez added to the undercard of Crawford-Beltran

September 30, 2014

By: Chris DeGuia

Evgeny Gradovich will be defending his IBF featherweight championship against Jayson Velez. They will fight on the Terence Crawford vs Ray Beltran undercard on November 29, 2014 in Omaha, Nebraska. The fight will be the co-main event and…

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Added by Chris DeGuia on September 30, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Abel Sanchez: Sergey Kovalev Was Afraid of GGG, Gennady Dropped him in Sparring

I will never forget the interview that Chris Robinson of Hustleboss.com did with Abel Sanchez last year. In the interview he asked what was some of the sparring sessions like for GGG Gennady Golovkin at Big Bear. Able said he liked it when Angulo would come spar because he would try to land bombs and take GGG out. Never happened…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on September 30, 2014 at 11:49am — No Comments

Floyd Mayweather: My Daughter Will Be the CEO Of Mayweather Promotions

Floyd "Money" Mayweather did a video awhile back letting us know that his Daughter Iyanna Mayweather will eventually be the CEO of Mayweather Promotions. He is gearing up and teaching her the ropes and the dirty side of the business. Even though Leonard Ellerbe is currently the CEO, he will only have a few more years left before Floyd's daughter…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on September 30, 2014 at 11:32am — No Comments

Andre Ward situation remains the same despite Dan Goosen's passing

Even with the passing of the late great Dan Goosen, I have been swamped with questions about Andre Ward and is he free from his contract because of this tragic day. Talk about bad timing, this man family can't even morn properly without seeing press clippings about Andre Ward contract…

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Added by Karceno on September 29, 2014 at 11:31pm — No Comments

Dan Goossen from Goossen Tutor gone

Dan Goossen passes away

By: Chris DeGuia

September 29, 2014

The boxing world is stunned that Dan Goossen the promoter from Goossen Tutor is gone at the age of 64 years old. His birthday was this upcoming Friday October 3 and he would of turned 65 years old. He passed away today from an aggressive…

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Added by Chris DeGuia on September 29, 2014 at 4:36pm — No Comments

Longtime Promoter Dan Goossen Passes Away at 64 Yrs Old

STATEMENT FROM THE GOOSSEN FAMILY

"It is with overwhelming regret that we announce the passing of Dan Goossen, 64, from complications relating to liver cancer. The sudden news of his diagnosis was very much a private matter and his final days were spent surrounded by his family and…

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Added by BoxingSocialist on September 29, 2014 at 10:38am — No Comments

Catfish Hughes with guest Al Bernstein discussing Floyd Mayweather Jr on Thru the Wire

Boxing HOF member Al Bernstein joins Thru the Wire and host Catfish Hughes to discuss Floyd Mayweather Jr., including his next 2 fights with Showtime and how he would fair vs the 4 Kings of boxing, Leonard, Hearns, Hagler, Duran...A part of the full segment on Thru the Wire...@CatfishHughes @AlBernstein

Added by Catfish Hughes on September 29, 2014 at 9:15am — No Comments

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