By Kevin Davis
Floyd Mayweather is the highest paid athlete in sports and now they have to find or create a new media darling so that the boxing world will care about him. Enter the nearest hope, Amir Khan the next piece of meat the general public say is in the lead to fight…Continue
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Legendary boxer Wladimir Klitschko and challenger Alexander Povetkin tipped the scales Friday for tomorrow’s bout at the SC Olimpiyskiy arena in Moscow. The 37-year-old Klitschko (60-3, 52 KOs) weighed 241.6 pounds and the 34-year-old Povetkin (26-0, 18 KOs) went 225.7 pounds.
A gold medalist at the…Continue
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Cologne, October 3, 2013. It is a day to make history: Felix Sturm (34) will attempt to win an unprecedented fourth middleweight crown on December 7, 2013 when he takes on current IBF World Middleweight Champion Darren Barker in Stuttgart, Germany. If successful, Sturm would be the first German boxer ever to win four separate world titles. SAT1 in Germany and Sky Sports in the UK will broadcast the championship affair live.…
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By Chris Farina/Top Rank
Three-time world champion Miguel Cotto and current top-five contender Delvin Rodriguez pose during the final press conference Thursday for their upcoming 12-round super welterweight battle , Saturday, October 5 at the Amway Center in Orlando,…Continue
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Mike Tyson always punches back.
Late Thursday night, the former heavyweight champion drafted a response to an open-letter by USA Boxing president Dr. Charles F. Butler that accused Tyson of “undermining the next United States Olympic Boxing Team.”
Butler’s letter, …Continue
Bradley Saunders’ opponent has been announced, just days before the fight is due to take place in London, as Gareth Heard the current British Masters Bronze welterweight champion. Unbeaten Saunders from County Durham faces the 30 year old welterweight from Wiltshire on 7th October at the plush Royal Lancaster Hotel in Park Lane for a special charity dinner event hosted by promoter Frank Warren. Saunders commented on his opponent, “Can’t wait to box Gareth, he will come to win which is good…Continue
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Illinois super middleweight Mike Jimenez once again is an undefeated professional. Mike, known as ‘Hollywood’ was halted on September 13th in Hammond Indiana by Derrick “Superman” Findley when his corner threw in the towel. However due to Findley’s drug test coming back positive, the bout…Continue
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Timothy Bradley is not one who is shy when it comes to talking about his skills, and he knows after this fight he will be looking for a match-up with Pound for Pound champion Floyd Mayweather. Bradley who is well aware of the skills of Mayweather, he…Continue
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Professional boxing pair from Romford, Paul and Anthony Upton, will share the stage together on October 18th at the famous York Hall in London on the aptly titled ‘Brothers in Arms’ show.
Promoted by Showtime Sports Events, the evening of boxing also features another set of siblings…Continue
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With all the talk of the fight between Mayweather and Canelo dying down, Saul 'Canelo' Avarez, is back in Mexico still down over not getting the victory over Floyd Mayweather. His team has been planning his next moves because in the boxing game, Canelo is a…Continue
Adonis Stevenson showed the world that he isn't a one punch pony. He dominated Tavoris Cloud from the opening bell. He used lateral movement and kept shooting straight left counters down the line, cutting Cloud on both eyes and gets a TKO victory after the 7th round. After the…Continue
Added by Karceno on September 29, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments
WTF, is the only response in the stadium and on social media when the scores was annocned for this fight. After ten rounds in which former middleweight champion and son of the legend Julio Cesar Chavez Jr (47-1-1, 32 KOs) looked slow, lethargic and was just plain inactive,…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
I could write a list a mile long as to why Amir Khan shouldn't even get a Floyd Mayweather fight, but more than that, to have the gall to state that you would sit out and wait for the fight while other fighters are challenging the best and earning a spot. Khan is a…Continue
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Carmelo Anthony is preparing for a heavyweight fight.
Well, not necessarily.
The Knicks All-Star spent a bulk of his 10th NBA season at the power forward position, down in the post, which is the traditional spot for the giants of the sport. This of course was a different…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
In the sport of boxing, you have many old school promoters, that just don't like the fact of women are boxing. There are those who think women shouldn't play basketball but hey they are, and why can't we display women boxing to the masses let the public decide if they don't like it or not, don't dictate to…Continue
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Danbury, Connecticut (September 26, 2013) Former world title challenger and perennial contender Delvin Rodriguez is winding down preparations for his junior middleweight clash with legendary and former three time World Champion Puerto Rican fighter Miguel Cotto set for Saturday, October 5 the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida and Live on HBO ® Relaxing after an early evening training session in his hometown of Danbury, Connecticut, Rodriguez spoke about his preparations for the…Continue
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Former featherweight and junior lightweight titlist Jorge Linares will get a shot to win a belt in a third weight division when he challenges lightweight titleholder Richard Abril on Nov. 10 in Tokyo.
"That is a difficult fight but I have all the confidence in Jorge," Golden Boy matchmaker Robert Diaz,…Continue
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Amanda Serrano overpowered an overmatched Kerri Hill in a scheduled six round bout featured on a nine bout boxing card promoted by New Legend Boxing and Old World Boxing in conjunction with W.O.N. Promotions before a raucous, sell-out crowd of New York boxing fans at Resorts World Casino, in the borough of Queens.
The bout, the seventh contest of the evening, lasted three minutes and seven…Continue
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