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Thurman: "I will fight all of Mayweather's last opponents and do a better job on them'

By Kevin Davis

Keith Thurman is a man on a mission, after his fight with undefeated challenger Leonrad Bundu was announced, the fans were outraged, because Thurman calls out the best and get fights with guys we don't know. After this fight, he is ready to have a major 2015 against the…

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Added by Karceno on October 24, 2014 at 7:42pm — 5 Comments

When Floyd tweeted about fighting Devon last year, Ya'll hypocrites didn't want it!

Mayweather The negotiations for my fight are almost done. The front runner is IBF Champion Devon Alexander. It'd be a unification bout at welterweight

-- Tweet from Floyd Mayweather Jr.

By Kevin Davis

How do you even look yourself in the mirror and call yourself a boxing fan, when the majority of you just follow…

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Added by Karceno on October 24, 2014 at 12:00am — 1 Comment

Delahoya happy to be able to find opponents to challenge Manny Pacquiao again

By Kevin Davis

Manny Pacquiao has had the pleasure of fighting Juan Manuel Marquez and Timothy Bradley a total of four times in the last 3 years, when he only fights twice a year. Brandon Rios was the first new name he had faced in years at that time. Now there is a new challenge.…

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Added by Karceno on October 22, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Karceno: If Khan beats Devon he will get Mayweather shot

Amir 'King' Khan looks to be facing off against, world class boxer Devon Alexander. Khan handlers looked for the less threatening challenge to get to a Mayweather fight, and on paper this is it. Devon is a small welterweight and is clearly the better boxer but his lack of power in the division…

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Added by Karceno on October 21, 2014 at 10:13am — No Comments

Unbeaten middleweight Tommy Langford praises award-winning gym

Unbeaten middleweight Tommy Langford praises award-winning gym

 

Hall Green Boxing Club in the heart of the West Midlands scooped up three of the prizes on offer in the Midlands Boxing Awards 2014 with coach - Tom Chaney, boxing manager and cutsman - Jon Pegg and boxer - Frankie Gavin all sharing the spoils.

 

Head coach, Tom Chaney of the Hall Green…

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Added by Karceno on October 21, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments

Who you think REALLY could challenge Floyd Mayweather

By Kevin Davis

Who do really feel could challenge Floyd Mayweather at this point in his career at his weight class, and before you say Manny Pacquaio or something crazy like Keith Thurman, listen to this. I said challenge, meaning give Mayweather a run for his money. Now I know must of you…

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Added by Karceno on October 18, 2014 at 3:15pm — 1 Comment

If not Mayweather, Pacquiao should face Adrien Broner

By Kevin Davis

Manny Pacquiao fans and supports listen to me, Adrien Broner is a three-time three division world champion. You can't say that about many fighters in the game today. Broner's speed, power and ring IQ are the reasons many are choosing him to be the successor to Floyd…

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Added by Karceno on October 18, 2014 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

Golovkin makes weight, Rubio heavy; Donaire and Walters both make weight

Golovkin makes weight, Rubio heavy; Donaire and Walters both make weight, Karceno takes Donaire by KO

Photos: Chris Farina / Top Rank

Videos: Przemek Garczarczyk…

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Added by Karceno on October 17, 2014 at 7:38pm — No Comments

Lawsuit: Rahman Bros say Floyd lied to the Nevada Commission

Hasim Rahman Jr. and his brother Sharif Rahman have filed a lawsuit against Floyd Mayweather, Mayweather Promotions, Mayweather Boxing Club and Showtime. Sharif Rahman alleges that he was never told his sparring session with Donovon Cameron would be recorded for “Showtime All Access” and he was forced to fight 5/6/7 minute rounds despite a request to fight 3 minute rounds.

Hasim Rahman Jr. maintains his fight with Cameron went 31 minutes…

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Added by Karceno on October 17, 2014 at 7:06pm — No Comments

Donaire, Walters workout quotes

Donaire, Walters workout quotes

Photos: Chris Farina / Top Rank

World Boxing Association (WBA) featherweight champions Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire and Nicholas “The Axe Man” Walters collide this Saturday in a WBA featherweight title unification showdown at a…

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Added by Karceno on October 15, 2014 at 9:12pm — No Comments

MIKE “YES INDEED” REED WINS IN ATLANTIC CITY, RETURNS NOV 29 IN OMAHA

IKE “YES INDEED” REED WINS IN ATLANTIC CITY, RETURNS NOV 29 IN OMAHA
Reed defeated Osnel Charles on October 4 at Bally's in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and will return to the ring November 29 at CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska (HBO undercard).
 
WASHINGTON, D.C.,…
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Added by Karceno on October 15, 2014 at 8:57pm — No Comments

Surviving a hostile boxing arena

By Kevin Davis

Now this photo you are seeing is boxing today, back in the 70's and even in the 80's people use to get beaten until the ambulance show up after a fight. The first is that the Stadium and its environs were "Death Wish" come to life, a jungle beset by marauding bands of hoodlums and…

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Added by Karceno on October 14, 2014 at 9:26pm — No Comments

Leon Spinks hospitalized needs our prayers

1013_leon_spinks_launch2 Boxing legend Leon Spinks -- who famously beat Muhammad Ali in 1978 -- is hospitalized in Las Vegas, TMZ Sports has learned ... and his friends say the situation is very serious.



Sources connected to the 61-year-old Olympic gold medal winner tell us ... Spinks underwent surgery this weekend for abdominal problems (his 2nd surgery for the issue) and there were complications…

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Added by Karceno on October 13, 2014 at 11:36pm — No Comments

That Long Ring Wall to Perdition

By Kevin Davis

The long walk to to your doom or salvation. Many fighters loose their edge and nerves right before they enter the ring, it's like they can't hear and think, then the fighter will say oh, it will pass, and then it sometimes it don't. The ring you see here is the same ring Floyd…

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Added by Karceno on October 13, 2014 at 9:59pm — No Comments

Chavez Sr. wished he could have trained Marcos Maidana against Mayweather

By Kevin Davis

Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. is one fighter that will be going into the Hall of Fame as one of the greatest fighters in the world. Those who questioned his opponents but once he faced those who they deemed as unbeatable, Chavez crushed them. He took the fights many…

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Added by Karceno on October 11, 2014 at 3:32pm — No Comments

Body Attack is the key in Pacquiao vs Algeri fight

By Kevin Davis

Manny Pacquiao isn't really known for his body punching, but against the taller fighter in Chris Algeri, he would need to throw the rights to the body when Algeri shells up. Pacquiao did this a few times against Brandon Rios and it worked for him because Rios…

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Added by Karceno on October 7, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Can Floyd Mayweather balance a retirement, when the cheering stops

By Kevin Davis

Retirement will be quite a challenge for Floyd Mayweather, who is two fights away from his contract coming to an end, with HBO waiting in the wind to make a very serious one fight offer after his Showtime deal is done. If Mayweather comes out his contract undefeated, HBO is…

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Added by Karceno on October 7, 2014 at 1:33am — No Comments

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

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

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