By Matt Richardson at ringside
Photos: Emily Harney
WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (30-0, 27 KOs) scored a third round demolition of former world champion Daniel Geale (30-3, 16 KOs) Saturday night before 8,572 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Golovkin dropped Geale in round two with a barrage of punches.…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 27, 2014 at 1:36am — No Comments
The stage is set for tomorrow as Daniel Geale and Gennady Golovkin take center stage who will win this battle of the best at middleweight. Friday both warriors took to the scales in which Golovkin came in at 159.8 while Geale came in at 159.2, neither fighter looking weight…Continue
Added by Karceno on July 25, 2014 at 5:36pm — No Comments
What I find strange to me, is that when someone gets knocked out, boxing fans seem to forget the rest of the fight. When they called Juan Manuel Marquez punch a lucky shot, never understood that he landed this punch over and over in the same fight. Manny Pacquiao was hurt several times…Continue
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By Kevin Davis
Here are the top 5 reasons we want to see Cotto vs Canelo.
Number 5. Miguel Cotto is the aging veteran who's at the peak of his career as middleweight champion of the world, and Canelo is the young hungry challenger from Mexico who is the…Continue
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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
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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
The 28-year-old has seen three previous world title fights against previous IBF champion Devon Alexander fall by the wayside because of injury isses, but now has the opportunity to make his mark on the big stage.
Porter, who is also unbeaten, beat Alexander to take the world title…Continue
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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
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By Kevin Davis
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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
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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
Game set match as Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana meet again in the squared circle, in the same year. For Mayweather this is the 2nd time of his career he has issued a rematch. It was his challenge for the super lightweight title against Jose Luis Castillo,…Continue
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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
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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
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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
The weigh-in results from Russia, Fres Oquendo 222lbs and Chagaev 244 lbs. This fight is for the vacant WBA Heavyweight championship. For Oquendo this may be his last shot at greatness on the big stage so he has prepared for this fight harder than any fight I have seen…Continue
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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
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