Karceno's Blog – June 2011 Archive (36)

R.I.P James “Bouie” Fisher World Class Proffessinal Boxing Trainer

 

James “Bouie” Fisher. He was 83. Fisher, best known for his work with Bernard Hopkins, was a mainstay in the Philadelphia boxing scene for decades. He won the 2001 Eddie Futch-John F.X. Condon Award, presented by the Boxing Writers’ Association of America annually to honor the year’s best trainer. Fisher leaves behind his wife, Peggy; 8 children: Andre, Bernadette, Bernard, Cecilia, James, Josephine, Valerie, and Victoria; and 15 grand children.

Added by Karceno on June 30, 2011 at 9:03pm — 1 Comment

Mayweather: "Ortiz will get knocked out like Ricky Hatton did"



 

 

For his part, Mayweather said he wanted to fight an opponent younger than he is, so as to silence those critics who have accused him of facing “old men.”



“I wanted a young, strong fighter,” Mayweather explained. “When I beat Marquez and Mosley everybody said they were over the hill. Ok, so now I’m fighting someone younger than me. Now, if you give me a strong, young fighter who comes to fight and isn’t going to try to survive, like Ricky…

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Added by Karceno on June 30, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments

VICTOR ORTIZ: "I was going to lay Mayweather out"

 

 

Victor is use to being the underdog, so all this Pacquiao talk shouldn't faze him but he might be falling for the Mayweather mind games early as he searches for some type of motivational edge to give him a window to push his nervousness of the 'BIG' moment out of. 

 

“It’s a slap…

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Added by Karceno on June 30, 2011 at 12:52pm — No Comments

STARPOWER LA PRESSER LIVES UP TO THE HYPE

The energy in the crowd was electric, most people were getting off work running over to see this presser. Since it took place at night which was a different approach most fans overseas got a chance to view it. Team Ortiz has made it clear that they are not here just to make Mayweather look good they are…

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Added by Karceno on June 30, 2011 at 2:28am — No Comments

Haye threatening to walk out if Wladimir’s ring walk takes too long

Haye threatening to walk out if Wladimir’s ring walk takes too long

By William Mackay: WBA heavyweight champion David Haye (25-1, 23 KO’s) is threatening to walk out of the ring and return to the locker room if IBF/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (55-3, 49 KO’s) keeps him waiting on Saturday night during Wladimir’s ring…

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Added by Karceno on June 30, 2011 at 1:17am — 1 Comment

WHILE MAYWEATHER and ORTIZ HAD THE WORLD PAUSE, THIS IS WHAT PACQUIAO WAS DOING

 

why the world stood still watching Mayweather and Victor Ortiz, others wondered what was Manny pacquiao doing and here is your answer. He took time out to finish his photo shoot with his…

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Added by Karceno on June 28, 2011 at 4:32pm — No Comments

Floyd Mayweather Jr. gets things off his chest: "Do i want to fight Pacquiao,...absolutely"

Floyd Mayweather Jr. appeared before the press for the first leg of his promotional tour for the welterweight clash with WBC champion Victor Ortiz, which is set for September 17 at the MGM Grand in Vegas. When Mayweather stepped to the mic to address the press, he openly discussed the issues behind a…

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Added by Karceno on June 28, 2011 at 4:05pm — No Comments

SEMAJAY THOMAS WINS JUNIOR LIGHT WELTERWEIGHT NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

By Kevin Davis

 

 

Semajay Thomas left no doubt that he is the best fighter in the 140lbs division, going into the Olympic trials. With his place already secure, he still wanted to win the whole thing. "I never want to lose, any fight, i can't…

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Added by Karceno on June 26, 2011 at 6:14pm — No Comments

Amir Khan vs Kell Brook: at it again Twitter War



AMIR KHAN- "Kell brook is fighting a guy who has lost a lot of fights, @PaulMalignaggi beat twice 140lbs, if they say…

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Added by Karceno on June 26, 2011 at 4:33pm — No Comments

Renowned CNN sports broadcaster Nick Charles dies at 64, after long fight with cancer

 

 

(CNN) -- Nick Charles, who started off as a taxi driver and later became the first sports anchor at CNN, died Saturday after battling bladder cancer since 2009. He was 64.

Charles died peacefully, looking out at the spectacular land that drew him to Santa Fe, New Mexico,…

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Added by Karceno on June 25, 2011 at 10:10am — 2 Comments

LARRY MERCHANT ON MAYWEATHER vs ORTIZ

 

Everyone's favorite commentator Larry Merchant is back and this time he wants to talk Mayweather vs Ortiz

 

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Added by Karceno on June 25, 2011 at 9:53am — No Comments

KELL BROOK LOOKING TO BE THE FIRST TO KO N'DOU

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Added by Karceno on June 24, 2011 at 7:42pm — 3 Comments

DKP RETURNS THIS SATURDAY IN ST LOUIS

 

St. Louis Saturday 6/25/11



K-9 Bundrage 30(18)-4(2) v Sechew Powell 26(15)-2(1) = There will be fireworks testing the chins. 



Tavoris Cloud 22(18)-0 v Yusaf Mack 29(17)-3(3)-2 = Another potential firefight. 



Devon…

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Added by Karceno on June 23, 2011 at 9:47pm — No Comments

TEAM MAYWEATHER TRAINER NATE JONES TAKES 140lbs FUTURE STAR TO THE OLYMPIC TRIALS

By Kevin Davis

 

 

Young superstar 140lbs challenger Semajay Thomas, won his two bouts in Colorado Springs, to give him the nod to go forward to the Olympic trials,  Thomas was dominate from the start in bout fights making his opponents fight his fight all the way thru. 

 

Shawn…

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Added by Karceno on June 23, 2011 at 8:59pm — 1 Comment

MAYWEATHER VS PACQUIAO: THE NEGOTIATIONS part 1

 

 

 

 

ALL THE DETAILS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE NEGOTIATIONS BETWEEN MAYWEATHER AND PACQUIAO GOING BACK TO THE START OF ALL THIS DRAMA. IN THE MOST OVER BLOWN UP SITUATION IN BOXING HISTORY. WHERE A BLOOD TEST HOLDS UP THE FIGHT OF A DECADE AND WE ARE NOT SUPPOSE TO BLAME…

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Added by Karceno on June 21, 2011 at 9:19am — 2 Comments

PACQUIAO OFFICIAL STATEMENT ON PED'S

 

 

By Manny Pacquiao

 

 

 

"These accusations of me using any performance-enhancing supplements are totally unwarranted and unjustified," said Pacquiao. "To all of my fans I want to say thank you very much for all your support and…

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Added by Karceno on June 21, 2011 at 8:00am — 3 Comments

ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT EPO

Dr. Don Catlin is an expert in drugs and is a qualified Physician 

CLICK HERE TO READ THE INTERVIEW …

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Added by Karceno on June 20, 2011 at 8:30pm — 1 Comment

PACQUIAO WOULD RATHER SUE, THAN FIGHT MAYWEATHER



 

 

By Kevin Davis 

 

Team Pacquiao has made itself clear that they would rather take some money from Mayweather than fight him in the ring. Continuing their quest with this ridiculous lawsuit, that holds no merit whatsoever. Floyd Jr. never said anything to put…

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Added by Karceno on June 19, 2011 at 2:34pm — 1 Comment

Kaliesha West and Ava Knight fight to a draw

Last night at the Sports Arena in Pico Rivera, Calif, Kaliesha West (13-1-3, 4 KOs) retained her WBO female bantamweight title with a draw against Ava Knight (6-1-3, 3 KOs). Scores were 95-95, 96-94 West and 96-94 Knight.Most people felt that the champion won the fight, it was still such a great contest that they couldn't see it… Continue

Added by Karceno on June 19, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments

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