Karceno's Blog Posts Tagged 'floyd' (1,380)

Miguel Cotto ordered to defend WBC title against winner of Golovkin v Rubio

Today the WBC ordered Miguel Cotto to defend his middleweight WBC title against the winner of Gennady Golovkin and Marco Antonio Rubio, with the deadline for the fight to take place by June 2015. 

This leaves Cotto in an uncomfortable position as he was lining up a mega bucks fight with Saul "Canelo"…

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Added by Karceno on August 22, 2014 at 10:33am — No Comments

Eddie Hearn is ready to make a serious offer for Floyd Mayweather to take to Kell Brook challenge

By Kevin Davis

Matchroom Promotions president Eddie Hearn is very serious about making an offfer to the undefeated superstar champion of boxing Floyd "money" Mayweather, to challenge IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook, at the Webley Staduim. "It would be the biggest fight…

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Added by Karceno on August 21, 2014 at 5:18am — No Comments

Mario Lopez may play Oscar Delahoya in a biopic titled 'Golden Boy'

By Kevin Davis

Oscar Delahoya is the highest grossing fighter of all-time, with Floyd Mayweather right on his trail, may have a blockbuster film coming out about the life of the Hall of Fame fighter, who has enjoyed the fame and has had two major stints in rehab, but from what…

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Added by Karceno on August 20, 2014 at 1:34am — No Comments

Tupac Shakur wanted to promote boxing fighters

By Kevin Davis

Rap legend and entertainment mogul Tupac Shakur, wanted to promote boxers, after watching his close friend Mike Tyson fight. According to Rapper Bad Azz "Pac wanted to promote boxing also, he said I would be the next Don King, because after Don there is no more.…

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Added by Karceno on August 18, 2014 at 11:45pm — No Comments

Kell Brook takes Shawn Porter to boxing school, wins IBF welterweight champion

By Kevin Davis

Is there anyone who doesn't believe me now, Kell Brook is the now the IBF welterweight champion of the world, after embarrassing then champion Shawn Porter. From the opening bell Brook took control of the action, by smoothering a wild Porter, and setting the pace by fighting…

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Added by Karceno on August 16, 2014 at 11:53pm — No Comments

Amanda Serrano grabs gold in Argentina

Puerto Rican Amanda Serrano grabs gold in Argentina; demolished former WBO Lightweight Champion, Maria Maderna




Buenos Aires, Argentina - Highly touted female boxer from Puerto Rico by way of Brooklyn, New York, Amanda Serrano ( 21-1-1, 16 KO's ) scored a impressive six round knockout over localist, Maria 'Tily' Maderna ( 13-9-3, 2 KO's ) from Buenos Aires to grab the WBO World Lightweight belt ( 135lbs ). The fight was held at the…
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Added by Karceno on August 16, 2014 at 6:25am — No Comments

Pacquiao is playing basketball, that's how worried he is about Algeri

By Kevin Davis

Manny pacquiao is so worried about Chris Algeri that he is playing basketball in the PBA, that's how much of a treat he feels like he is facing in China. Pacquiao has never seen Algeri fight and said he hears that he is a good fighter. You have to be a tough fighter to beat…

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Added by Karceno on August 15, 2014 at 12:34pm — No Comments

Mayweather-Maidana 2 official press release

Mayweather-Maidana 2 official press release

In keeping with Mexican Independence Day tradition, Mayweather Promotions has assembled a stellar undercard featuring some of this era’s most exciting boxers to co-feature on “MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2″ on…

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Added by Karceno on August 14, 2014 at 7:49pm — No Comments

It's time Abner mares goes down a weight class before it;s too late

By Kevin Davis

I think it's time Golden boy realize they made a mistake moving Abner mares up too fast and set him down a weight class. Once he knocked out Ponce De Leon they thought Abner could take this extra weight but they are forgetting the major issue. Can he take what the…

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Added by Karceno on August 13, 2014 at 12:24am — No Comments

If Maidana has power,why cry over gloves?

By Kevin Davis

Once again I'm hearing conflicting stories about what is going on, because the contracts still are not signed as I heard. Plus Marcos maidana is lobbing for his gloves. In Chicago, Robert Garcia told us that "it didn't really matter just as long as they had time to…

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Added by Karceno on August 11, 2014 at 6:10pm — No Comments

If Maidana has power, why cry over gloves?

By Kevin Davis

Once again I'm hearing conflicting stories about what is going on, because the contracts still are not signed as I heard. Plus Marcos maidana is lobbing for his gloves. In Chicago, Robert Garcia told us that "it didn't really matter just as long as they had time to…

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Added by Karceno on August 11, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Lennox Lewis speaks about his best friend and former promoter Frank Maloney sex change

Huge coverage in today’s edition of The Mirror about the sex change plans of former Lennox Lewis and David Price manager/promoter Frank Maloney, who is now living as a woman…

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Added by Karceno on August 10, 2014 at 11:03pm — No Comments

Garcia annihilates Salka, Peterson halts Santana, Jacobs KOs Fletcher In Pro's vs Joe's fights

By John DiSanto at ringside

Junior welterweight champion Danny “Swift” Garcia (29-0, 17 KOs) destroyed lightweight “Lightning” Rod Salka (19-4, 3 KOs) in a non-title welterweight bout on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Garcia dropped Salka three times in round two to end it. Time was 2:31. Salka went out on his shield after going toe-to-toe with the much larger Garcia.

Lamont Peterson, Washington, DC, defended his…

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Added by Karceno on August 9, 2014 at 11:27pm — No Comments

Danny Garcia fighting fans and critics, hope he fights Saturday too

By Kevin Davis

Danny Garcia is fighting more than just Salka, he's battling the ones who pay for the fights, the fans. Critics have been equally as harsh on Garcia for taking such a light opponent after a bad performance against Herrera. Not getting many questions…

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Added by Karceno on August 9, 2014 at 7:41am — No Comments

Cotto smart for avoiding Golovkin fight

By Kevin Davis

One thing Miguel Cotto may be is headstrong, but not a dummy. He knows his limitations and how to maximize his earnings per fight. A super fight against the harder than life puncher Gennady Golovkin is what fans want to see the most but the money fight is a…

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Added by Karceno on August 8, 2014 at 3:24am — No Comments

Main Events drops lawsuit against Stevenson, Haymon and Golden boy

After securing a light heavyweight title unification fight for Sergey Kovalev, promoter Main Events dropped its lawsuit against Adonis Stevenson on Monday.

Main Events had filed a suit in New York federal court in late April after Stevenson reneged on a deal Main Events said it had with him. But on Friday, Main Events secured a unification fight for Kovalev with Bernard Hopkins, who holds two of the 175-pound world titles. As a result, Main Events dropped its suit against Stevenson,…

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Added by Karceno on August 8, 2014 at 3:11am — No Comments

Shawn Porter: 'I will fight 'One Time' two times'

By Kevin Davis

Shawn Porter the IBF weltweight champion has a huge fight coming up in days, against England's hard hitting undefeated welterweight Kell Brook, but seems to be speaking more about a bout with Keith 'One Time' Thurman. When asked about a future bout against the other…

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Added by Karceno on August 6, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Manny Pacquiao buys MMA company

Manny Pacquiao is throwing his hat into the mixed …
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Added by Karceno on August 5, 2014 at 4:39am — No Comments

Floyd Mayweather shows his support to his true friend Paul George by visiting

The undefeated welterweight took to Twitter and posted a picture of him hanging out at George's bedside in Las Vegas:

"Appreciate the champ @floydmayweather visiting me in the hospital," George wrote on his Instagram page with a post of the same photo. "Gave…

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Added by Karceno on August 3, 2014 at 2:45pm — No Comments

Rising star Semajay Thomas may be on Mayweather v Maidana 2 undercard

By Kevin Davis

A year ago we were all wondering when will Semajay Thomas be unleashed unto the boxing game, now after two first round knockouts Thomas is making himself known as must see action, good enough to be considered to be on the Mayweather vs Maidana 2 undercard.…

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Added by Karceno on August 3, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

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