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Roach wants Mayweather or Canelo for Cotto after Sergio Martinez fight

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. …


Added by Karceno on March 21, 2014 at 7:30pm — 1 Comment

Paulie Malignaggi has something left

Paulie Malignaggi vs. Shawn Porter. They’ll fight for Porter’s IBF welterweight title April 19 at D.C. Armory in Washington. Malignaggi (33-5, 7 KOs) has a blossoming broadcasting career, but the two-division champ proved Dec. 7 he still has high-level boxing left in his 33-year-old body. He…


Added by Karceno on March 21, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Tyson Fury goes crazy and flips table during presser

MANCHESTER, England -- British boxer Tyson Fury lived up to his name by tipping over a table and shouting expletives before storming out of a news conference ahead of his world heavyweight title eliminator against Dereck Chisora.

Fury was sitting alongside Chisora at a media event in Manchester on Thursday when he seemingly exploded in rage, shouting "Listen, I'm Tyson Fury, I'm the best heavyweight on the planet! This idiot is getting knocked spark out and I'm sick to death of…


Added by Karceno on March 20, 2014 at 7:42pm — No Comments

Carlos 'Macho' Lopez,Jr fight today!!

Former Puerto Rican National Champion, Carlos 'Macho' Lopez,Jr ( 2-1-1, 1 KO - 160lbs ) is set to make his Mexico's fight debut this Thursday, March, 20th at the Discoteque Hangar…


Added by Karceno on March 20, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

The Mayweather offense

By Kevin Davis


Floyd Mayweather is pound for pound the best fighter in the world but the world seems to credit him for his incredible defense and not his offense. Floyd Mayweather connection percentage is one of the highest in boxing history. Figuring Floyd Mayweather and trying to crack his…


Added by Karceno on March 19, 2014 at 11:34pm — No Comments

Boxing 411: “Mayweather vs. Maidana” analysis with Jesse James Leija

The knowledgeable fight trainer and former world champion recognizes the gifts that both fighters will bring to the ring and examines the tumultuous fight style of “El Chino” Maidana versus the seemingly impervious defensive technique of “Money” Mayweather.…


Added by Karceno on March 18, 2014 at 11:39pm — No Comments

Pacquiao talking hard to Bradley

Question For Manny Pacquiao - The perception is that you sacrificed punching power against Rios in favor of speed in order to outbox him. How much did the result of the Marquez fight impact your strategy against Rios? What will be your strategy against Bradley? 

“I was very happy…


Added by Karceno on March 18, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

J-Rock Williams destroys Freddy Hernandez

J-Rock Williams destroys Freddy Hernandez

Photos: Emily Harney

Undefeated jr middleweight Julian “J-Rock” Williams (14-0-1, 8 KOs) scored a spectacular third round destruction of former contender Freddy “El Riel” Hernandez (30-6, 20 KOs) on a Monday night St. Patrick’s Day card at…


Added by Karceno on March 18, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Kell Brook dispatched tough Mexican Alvaro Robles inside eight rounds in Liverpool

Brook, who remains mandatory challenger for the IBF welterweight title, was not out of second gear to eventually get rid of Robles in the eighth round of a scheduled 10.

The Sheffield stylist went through the full repertoire against a game opponent, who came with enough ambition to keep…


Added by Karceno on March 17, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments

Canelo Alvarez scores on PPV

Former junior middleweight titleholder Canelo Alvarez, Mexico's most popular active boxing star, was coming off a one-sided loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the richest pay-per-view in history when he returned to pay-per-view for his next fight against Alfredo Angulo on March 8 at the MGM Grand…


Added by Karceno on March 17, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

Ashanti and manny Pacquiao are now exchanging love notes

By Kevin Davis


Another day and another visit to the Wild Card gym by R&B sensation Ashanti, to witness the training of Manny Pacquiao. Ashanti and him both exchanged their music disc, but to deny there is a human connection between the two, which has grown since…


Added by Karceno on March 16, 2014 at 1:28am — No Comments

Danny Garcia wins not by hook but by crook

Unified junior welterweight world champion Danny Garcia had already blazed his way through many of the top names in the 140-pound division: Lucas Matthysse, Zab Judah, Amir Khan and Erik Morales twice.

The little-known Mauricio Herrera has nowhere near the profile or…


Added by Karceno on March 16, 2014 at 12:42am — No Comments

Early Results from Bethlehem, PA: Chilemba outpoints Grachev

By Kurt Wolfheimer at ringside

WBC #2 rated light heavyweight Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (22-2-2, 9 KOs) took a ten round unanimous decision over WBC #7 Denis “The Pirate/Drago’s Son” Grachev (13-3-1, 8 KOs). The polished Chilemba outboxed the aggressive Grachev the whole way, winning by scores of 100-90, 99-91, 99-91.

In a give and take welterweight turf war, former IBF welterweight champion Kermit “El Asesino” Cintron (35-5-2, 28 KOs)…


Added by Karceno on March 15, 2014 at 9:02pm — No Comments

Juanma saves career with second round TKO against Ponce de Leon

In a rematch between former world champions, jr lightweight Juan Manuel “Juanma” Lopez (34-3, 31 KOs) again defeated Daniel Ponce de Leon (45-6, 35 KOs) on Saturday night at the Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Both fighters were down in a wild round two. First Ponce de Leon dropped Juanma. Juanma then came off the floor to put down Ponce de Leon twice. Shortly after the bout resumed, referee Luis Pabon waved it off over the protests of Ponce…


Added by Karceno on March 15, 2014 at 8:59pm — No Comments

Bellew KOs Brudov; IBF #1 Brook halts Robles in eight

Bellew KOs Brudov; IBF #1 Brook halts Robles in eight

In his debut at cruiserweight, Tony Bellew (21-2-1, 13 KOs) scored a twelfth round KO over Valery Brudov (41-5, 28 KOs) on Saturday night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England. Coming off a TKO loss to WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson in November, Bellew dropped Brudov hard in round two and again at the end of round six. The 37-year-old Brudov, however rocked Bellew in round seven and a low blow by Brudov…


Added by Karceno on March 15, 2014 at 8:55pm — No Comments

Shawn Porter to make first defense


Welterweight titlist Shawn Porter, who scored a major upset to win his belt in December, will make his first defense when he faces former two-division titleholder Paulie Malignaggi on April 19, Golden Boy Promotions chief executive Richard Schaefer told…


Added by Karceno on March 15, 2014 at 3:19pm — No Comments

Juan Manuel Marquez to fight May 17


When Mexican star Juan Manuel Marquez was an unknown fighter on the way up in the 1990s -- long before he would go on to win world titles in four divisions, establish himself as a future Hall of Famer and engage in a historical four-fight series with Manny Pacquiao -- he was a…


Added by Karceno on March 15, 2014 at 5:42am — 2 Comments

Ashanti heats up the Wild Card Gym as she bring her mother to meet Manny Pacquiao

By Kevin Davis


Filipino superstar boxer Manny Pacquiao is training for his April 12 bout against the champion and the person who defeated him just a little over a year ago Timothy Bradley. Well the pacman got a special visitor thursday as R&B singer Ashanti brought her mother…


Added by Karceno on March 14, 2014 at 1:55am — No Comments

Gulfstream Promotions card featuring Brandon Quarles This Saturday night in Springfiel​d, VA.

Springfield, VA.  (March 12, 2014)--This Saturday night at the Springfield ABC in Springfield, Virginia, Gulfstream Promotions presents a big night of boxing featuring top prospects and undefeated boxers.…

Added by BoxingSocialist on March 12, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Richar Abril still one of boxing's forgotten

By Kevin Davis


In this day and age of boxing, it has become easier to push a fighter into the realm of the background, if you have the power to do so, the best fighters are not be showcase correctly, mainly because of inflated contracts and bottom line revenue. Cuban boxer Richar Abril, who has duel…


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

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