Adrien ' the Problem' Broner took time out from his training in Colorado, to chat with me about current events and his upcoming fight.
Karceno: What's good champ. thanks for taking time out from training to give us a min. I know you heard the news today about Gamboa…Continue
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In a highly anticipated match-up between 'Fighter of the Year' Filipino superstar Nonito Donaire and the undefeated Mexican superstar Abner Mares, looked like it had a chance of being made when Golden Boy Promotion offered an unbelievable sum for the fight. Three million…Continue
Maybe Danny Garcia was going through his warm-ups then got sucker-punched by Manti Te'o girlfriend in the ribs. At this point, anything is possible. We have heard about a thumb injury that was so badly swollen surgery was thought to be required, next we hear that…Continue
Added by Karceno on January 28, 2013 at 3:30am — No Comments
DANNY GARCIA RIB INJURY FORCES POSTPONEMENT OF
FEBRUARY 9 FIGHT AGAINST ZAB JUDAH
FIGHT TO BE RESCHEDULED FOR APRIL 27 AT BARCLAYS…Continue
By Kevin Davis
Before the fight Mike Dallas Jr. new trainer Virgil Hunter stated that he saw Lucas Matthysse take something that he though was strange, brought it to commission, and we didn't know if we would have a fight, and it turned out to be that we didn't have a fight...we had a quick sparring session. Matthysse landed a counter right hand in the first minute and a half of the first round , Dallas was out on his feet, before he went crashing down to the…Continue
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Karceno: Hey Cameron, I just spoke to Frankie Jr. on Twittrer and he said that they have sent the contracts over to you guys. Top Rank and Nonito.
Dunkin: "What, who told you that? "
The Hard Rock Cafe is going to be electrified Saturday night, as two of boxing hardest hitters take to the ring. The main event is the hardest hitter at the 140lbs division in Lucas Matthysse from Argentina. Going up against the slick and game Mike Dallas Jr. Who is replacing…Continue
Added by Karceno on January 25, 2013 at 2:02am — No Comments
Karceno: Alright, so…Continue
In an explosive interview Top Rank Promotions President Bob Arum wanted to address the issues Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer has brought up against him, hold your hat.
KARCENO: Now just today we heard that Richard Schaefer said that he is willing…Continue
The Pound for Pound king and undefeated world champion boxer, Floyd 'Money' Mayweather, doesn't quite agree with BoxRec.com and other boxing websites. His focus is on May 4th but as far as who is the opponent well that is still anyone's guess according to Floyd. …Continue
With more than 500 murders in 2012, Chicago may be as dangerous as Kabul these days. And what is the Illinois Crime Commission doing about the epidemic of violence? Teaming up with the Police Athletic League to teach the combat arts. In a fresh Police Athletic League initiative police officers and firefighters will begin training in local gyms for a "Battle of the Badges;" that is a grand night of boxing between a team of fire fighters and police officers. Proceeds from the event will flow…Continue
Added by Karceno on January 23, 2013 at 12:42am — No Comments
50 Cent, AKA Curtis Jackson, Owner of SMS Promotions, has secured his fighter IBF Featherweight champion Billy "The Kid" Dib 35-1-1 (21 KOs) to defend his belt against Cuban Luis Franco 11-1 (7 KOs) on March 1st at the MGM Grand at Foxwoods. It will be televised by ESPN on its Friday Night Fights schedule.
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If Freddie Roach can't come to terms with the fact his fighter lost to a better all around fighter, and wants to attribute Juan Manuel Marquez success to illegal substances. He is getting a welcome from Marquez himself to come and join him in mexico and see how he…Continue
Added by Karceno on January 22, 2013 at 2:31am — No Comments
Saturday night brought a full house, as the local residents of Round Lake Beach, came out to support the USA Amateur Boxers. The Hook Aim Cross Punch Boxing Club, gave us a wonderful night of boxing and fun, with raffles, food at the Sports Center and did I say boxing. Many…Continue
Added by Karceno on January 21, 2013 at 1:30am — No Comments
Karceno Back in the days it was me, you, and David Estrada working out and talking about boxing, all the times I was out North to visit. Now we're old, but looking back what did it feel like making the 96 USA Olympic team?
Bernard Hopkins has survived the test of time, one of the oldest fighters to ever have a fight, going on at 48 years old, how long can the Hopkins machine keep running. Love him, or hate him, Hopkins has made a living on being the underdog and overcoming the odds. Nature and…Continue
Added by Karceno on January 17, 2013 at 2:04am — No Comments
2012 have brought Nonito many blessings in the world, a fighter of the year honor as well as his trainer getting trainer of the year, his biggest fight purse ever and now the news of he and his beautiful wife Rachel are expecting their first child, that they named 'Baby…Continue
In a world in which big business is ruling over the sport we love,there are certain variables that must be accounted for. There is a reason that you cant see fights like Nonito Donaire vs Abner mares, or Brandon Rios vs Danny Garcia. According to my sources, Showtime sports…Continue
The North Easts premier boxing promoter Phil Jeffries joins forces with Frank Maloney and Loaded TV (Sky channel 200) to bring a British cruiserweight title fight to the Rainton Meadows Arena in Sunderland on Friday February 15th 2012. Current British cruiserweight champion John Lewis Dickinson from Newcastle makes the first defence of his coveted Lonsdale belt when he opposes former opponent David Dolan from Sunderland in a real North East Derby and pride will play a big part in this…Continue
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