BY Kevin Davis
In less than a year Zou Shiming has packed an arena with more people than Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao last two fights combined. Well he lives in a country in which he is the first of his kind as for a boxing champion, other will come but they will onl be…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 21, 2014 at 10:11pm — No Comments
Karceno: Hey Champ I just have a few quick questions then I will leave, will you be shooting for the knockout in the rematch or planning to box his socks off?
Mayweather: "I'm going for the knockout, absolutely, this is a guy that's very very dirty…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 19, 2014 at 6:56am — No Comments
By Kevin Davis
Karceno: Hi Marcos, Do you need any coffee?
Maidana: "No I'm fine."
Karceno: now that you have fought Mayweather are you in awe of his skill this time around.
Maidana: "You know many people believe Mayweather is so…Continue
Former middleweight world champion Sergio Martinez, who has been relaxing in Spain, has made his decision: He will fight on.
Martinez has spent the past few weeks contemplating retirement after Miguel Cotto knocked him down four times -- including three times in the first round -- and…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 20, 2014 at 5:13am — No Comments
By Kevin Davis
Added by Karceno on July 17, 2014 at 12:20am — No Comments
Once again Boxingsocialist.com interviews Floyd Mayweather. In the Chicago Presser Kevin Davis a.k.a Karceno who is the Co-Owner of Boxingsocialist.com had a chance to ask Floyd some questions at the VIP Table. Karceno asked him…Continue
Added by BoxingSocialist on July 16, 2014 at 8:11am — No Comments
Times Square in New York City was the place for Monday’s kick-off press conference for the PPV rematch between WBC/WBA welterweight and WBC/WBA super welterweight champion Floyd “Money” Mayweather and Marcos “El Chino” Maidana taking place Saturday, Sept. 13 at MGM Grand in Las…
Added by Karceno on July 14, 2014 at 10:45pm — No Comments
By Butch Gottlieb and Miguel Maravilla at ringside
2008 Mexican Olympian Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas (20-0-1, 14 KOs) scored a third round TKO over former two-division world champion Juanma Lopez (34-4, 31 KOs) in a super featherweight bout. Vargas staggered and dropped the game but smaller Lopez in a wild round three as both…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 13, 2014 at 5:15am — No Comments
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (43-1-1, 31 KOs) and Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara (19-1-2, 12 KOs) both made weight yesterday weighing in at 155lbs for their highly anticipated showdown tonight on Showtime PPV live at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. This fight has the potential to be a candidate for fight…Continue
Top rated IBF super featherweight contender Rances “Kid Blast” Barthelemy (20-0, 12 KOs) dethroned IBF titleholder Argenis “La Tormenta” Mendez (20-3-1, 11 KOs) for the second time on Thursday night at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.
This time it will stick.
Barthelemy KO’d Mendez in their first fight in January, but that result was later changed to a no-decision after a review and Mendez got back…
Added by Karceno on July 11, 2014 at 3:53am — No Comments
In order to win these tickets it will be by…Continue
Junior welterweight boxing standout Semajay Thomas returns back to his hometown of Chicago, when he fights at the UIC Pavilion. Thomas who is training with his trainer Ronnie Shields, who is preparing Lara for his title defense July 12th. Thomas told BoxingSocialist, "There is no…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 8, 2014 at 1:29am — No Comments
By Kevin Davis
Top Rank President Bob Arum has been at home recovering from knee surgery, has been more than available to me as well as others, stated that do to the success of Crawford vs Gamboa, it's would be stupid not to return to Omaha. "Well just look at the gate it was…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 8, 2014 at 12:11am — No Comments
Well Oscar Delahoya is a sounds new and refresh and full of life, and with this new found energy, he wants to channel it to the the right direction.
Karceno: Well it's been quite an amazing storm at Golden Boy Promotions, we all know staff members are leaving and…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 6, 2014 at 3:23am — No Comments
HBO2 WILL NOT AIR RIGONDEAUX-KOKIETGYM
In what is likely not surprising news to boxing fans who know about the HBO-Rigondeaux relationship, HBO2 will not air the Lineal Super Bantamweight World Championship fight between, Guillermo Rigondeaux 13-0 (8 KOs) & Sod Kokietgym…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 5, 2014 at 2:39am — No Comments
Popular Chicago native and Notre Dame graduate Mike Lee's opponent has been announced for this Friday, July 25, 2014, ring return to the Windy…Continue
Added by BoxingSocialist on July 3, 2014 at 4:32pm — No Comments
I had a chance to chat awhile with Top Rank President Bob Arum, and speaking on upcoming events and past events.
Karceno: How's it going with the recovery?
Arum: "Fine, I'm doing physical therapy and it going well."
Karceno: Okay I will get…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 3, 2014 at 7:04pm — No Comments
Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez is young, rich and already has become a boxing superstar, will be hosting his next bout at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas against Cuban boxing sensation Erislandy Lara. Canelo has been sneaking into Golden boy offices late at night to have meetings with…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 3, 2014 at 1:09pm — No Comments
Oscar De La Hoya said if anyone on his staff isn't about making the "best fight" for the fans then he would have to clean house, and that is what he did today. According to Dan Rafael at espn.com today, Oscar got rid of his COO Armando Gaytan, Executive Vice President Raul Jaimes and Vice President of Marketing Nicole Sparks.
In the last couple of…Continue
Added by BoxingSocialist on June 30, 2014 at 10:56pm — No Comments
It's a hot day in Las Vegas as Erislandy Lara goes on his run, he knows how to run in the sun before it becomes too much for him to bear. "I'm use to this heat and I'm ready for anything Canelo is going to bring, I run when it's pretty cool just getting hot, it's equal…Continue
Added by Karceno on June 30, 2014 at 1:43am — No Comments