If Miguel Cotto is able to defeat Middleweight champion Sergio Martinez, he would increase his stock in a negotiation for a fight with Mexica superstar Saul Canelo Alvarez. Golden Boy Promotions and Top Rank Promotions are still at odds, but both want nothing more than to use…Continue
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Karceno: Well you are the hottest trainer in boxing right now, how do you find the time to train everyone?
Robert: "Well everyone In our gym doesn't get trained by me we have other trainers there, and all my guys fight on a different schedule so I can train…Continue
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Karceno: I know it must sting that he was being so picky during negotiations being that you are the champion and is ranked higher on everyone P4P list?
Martinez: "It doesn't surprise me, Cotto has never wanted to face me before, he's only facing me…Continue
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Karceno: thanks for this call champ, I will be brief because I know close to your rest period.
Bradley: Yeah, man, you're good.
Karceno: You look to be in great shape earlier than the first time around are you worried about peaking to…Continue
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17-year-old Pennsylvania boxer, Milton 'El Santo' Santiago ( 3-0, 2 KO - 135lbs ) of Puerto Rican descent, will be making his first professional fight in Puerto Rico,this Saturday, April, 5 at the Moises Navedo Coliseum in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico.
"I'm in excellent condition for this fight, so the fans can expect the best from me at my first professional fight in Puerto Rico", commented Milton…
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Many may have heard of the business deals that goes along with being an average boxer, but when you're Floyd Mayweather the deals are out of this world. Billionaire owner of the Dallas Cowboys Jerry Jones had not given up on his dreams of hosting the big fight…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
Krim Mayfield suffers his first defeat as a pro behind the tough Thomas Dulorme. The 98-92 scoring didn't dictate what fight. Mayfield didn't have a gameplan, he used street tactics of just coming forward hard and hoping Dulorme buckled under the pressure but he pressed on and stayed behind his jab, while Mayfield just smothered his own offense. No help was Virgil Hunter who keeps believing in motivational speeches over tactical advice, knew the issues but…Continue
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It took former world champion Nate Campbell three tries (and three hours) to make the junior middleweight limit after posting 154.2 on the two previous attempts. No face-off as opponent Gibert Venegas promptly left the building after weighing in. Gilbert Venegas 151.5 vs. Nate Campbell 154 Robert Dunton 229.6 vs. Curtis Harper 270.2 Julian Valerio 156 vs. Eric Johnson 155 Yawshua Zodok 197.2 vs. Kareem Brann 199.2 Reggie Miller 192.4 vs. Derrick Brent 197.6 Robert Hill 166.4 vs. Isacc…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
Bernard Hopkins, is closer to fifty years of age, and many feel that he has shown them more in his past few fights, then earlier in his career. That's funny, when he was the first person to beat Felix Tito Trinidad when he was at the apex of boxing, then Oscar…Continue
Oh they are many reasons to slap people in this world and no one gives you more reason than a fighter or an athlete you bet on or root for. Just wasting you're time and money. Let start with my list. Number one on my list of boxers I want to slap. …Continue
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In this world of crooked businessmen, lawyers and doctors, etc. Why is it shocking to most that a sport may be just as corrupt. What you may call unfair just may be good business to another. Many never knew that Top Rank promotions had the longest running boxing series to every air…Continue
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Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly transposed the sequence of Williams’ criminal charges and his final professional fight; he was charged not long before his final boxing match.…
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Leading boxing television rights distributor / sports marketing firm Octapixx LIVE is pleased to announce that it has been selected to exclusively market the international broadcast rights for the upcoming WBC heavyweight championship match between Bermane Stiverne (23-1, 20 KO) and Chris Arreola (36-1, 30 KO), taking place on May 10, 2014.
Promoted by Don King Productions and Goossen Tutor Promotions, the event will be broadcast live on ESPN in the Americas, Australia and New…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
Luis Collazo is still waiting on a decision from the so-called best option for Floyd Mayweather next Amir Khan, to accept the challenge. Golden Boy promotions are still mulling it over because this fight just may be the safest option for Khan..on paper. Khan does not…Continue
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Last night in Tijuana, Mexico, former Puerto Rican National Champion, Carlos 'Macho' Lopez ( 3-1-1 , 3 KO's ) just needed 37 second to demolish Mexican , Fernando Ramírez ( 0-1 ) in a middleweight division bout, held at the Hangar 27 nightclub.
"The original opponent ( Hugo Gutierrez ) could not fight, and they brought one that was supposedly a former Tijuana amateur champion. At the weigh-in, he threw a bottle of water at me, and told very out loud that I was…
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A fight between superstars triple G, Gennady Golovkin and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. seems like an ideal match-up , that will be finalized very soon. What was shocking to me, was the amount of support, this fight is getting even though it's can be on PPV. I had a chance to speak to the…Continue
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HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. – After completing his first week of training camp at his Hollywood-based Wild Card Boxing Club with Fighter of the Decade Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao, Hall of Fame trainerWorld-Famous Freddie Roach had a few observations he wanted to share as they prepare for their rematch challenge of undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight…Continue
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By Chris Williams: Trainer Freddie Roach is hoping to get a rematch for his fighter Miguel Cotto (38-4, 31 KO’s) against Floyd Mayweather Jr. in 2015 if Cotto wins his June 7th catch-weight fight against WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez (51-2-2, 28 KO’s) at Madison Square Garden, in New York, New York, USA. …Continue