Karceno's Blog – September 2012 Archive (22)

Darchinyan Schools Del Valle

By Kevin Davis

     

Luis 'Orlandito' Del Valle was ready for his big moment to shine and show the world that he was ready for the big  stage and he was energized and too eager. He forgot he was facing a 3-time world champion in Vic Darchinyan. Who was coming off two defeats in a row and his back…

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Added by Karceno on September 30, 2012 at 3:45am — No Comments

FLOYD MAYWEATHER HAS EARNED THE RIGHT TO ENJOY HIS LIFE

By Kevin Davis

   

Boxing media and other sport fans need to get a grip, when Floyd Mayweather was released from his 90 day sentence a two months ago., he never got the chance to relax with his family and get back to the normalcy. He had to adjust to being free again. He had to hit the tour calendar and…

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Added by Karceno on September 28, 2012 at 6:08pm — 1 Comment

Retired? Joe Cortez has a new scoring system that may change the course of boxing in retirement A few weeks ago Hall of Fame referee Joe Cortez called his last fight in the sport. His swan song figh…

Retired? Joe Cortez has a new scoring system that may change the course of boxing in retirement

A few weeks ago Hall of Fame referee Joe Cortez called his last fight in the sport. His swan song fight was the main event of Showtime’s September 15th telecast between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Josesito Lopez. Cortez will go down as one of the all-time greats, but he’ll also be…

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Added by Karceno on September 26, 2012 at 11:02pm — No Comments

BOOTH: ‘PLEASE DON’T ROB ME!

 Nottingham’s Jason Booth is considering wearing a t-shirt emblazoned with a plea to the judges to give him a fair ‘crack of the whip’ when he enters the ring to face County Durham’s Martin Ward for the English bantamweight title at the Hartlepool Borough Hall on September 30. Last time out, at Sunderland’s Stadium of Light on July 15, Booth lost to Ireland’s Willie Casey for the WBA European super-bantamweight title in a fight many had him winning.

Now, with his career…

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Added by Karceno on September 26, 2012 at 9:48pm — No Comments

Sugar Ray Leonard: "You can't look at Pacquiao vs Marquez and compare the Mayweather fight."

By Kevin Davis

     

Sugar Ray Leonard was boxing's version of Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. He was the ambassador of the sport and carried that torch well. With the biggest fight in the world still on hold Leonard took time to express his thoughts about the potential bout. 

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Added by Karceno on September 25, 2012 at 7:16pm — 1 Comment

McCloskey back in the win column

By Kevin Davis 

    

Paul 'Dudey' McCloskey got back to his winning ways by attacking early with sharp punching and feints confusing his outmatched opponent, Manuel Perez.

Perez mad a slight push in the second half od the fight but it was for not as McCloskey was just too skilled for him. 

McCloskey was all business at the post fight interview as well being his own worst critic. "I had to prove people wrong tonight, I wanted to get back in as quickly as possible…

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Added by Karceno on September 23, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

AVA KNIGHT FACES MARIANA JUAREZ IN MEXICO ON OCT 13

AVA KNIGHT FACES MARIANA JUAREZ IN MEXICO ON OCT 13
IBF Flyweight Champion Knight will face WBC Flyweight Champion Juarez in Mexico City, Mexico.
 
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, U.S.A. – On Saturday…
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Added by Karceno on September 21, 2012 at 11:06pm — 2 Comments

"HOLLYWOOD FIGHT NIGHT"

"HOLLYWOOD FIGHT NIGHT"
THURS, SEPTEMBER 20, 2012 
AT THE HISTORIC FLORENTINE GARDENS…
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Added by Karceno on September 20, 2012 at 4:56pm — 2 Comments

KALIESHA WEST HEADLINES SHANE MOSLEY'S BOXING CARD ON OCTOBER 6 IN CALIFORNIA

    



KALIESHA WEST HEADLINES SHANE MOSLEY'S BOXING CARD ON OCTOBER 6 IN CALIFORNIA

West will contend for the vacant IFBA Super Bantamweight title in the main event of legendary Sugar…
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Added by Karceno on September 18, 2012 at 8:24pm — No Comments

Is 50 Cent Sleeping With the Enemy?

By Kevin Davis

   

50 Cent, Mr. Curtis Jackson, is making a name for himself as a promoter, by just showing up at the presser for Pacquiao vs Marquez 4, Cause a media stir of confusion. Most of the media don't follow boxing 24/7 like most boxing heads do, so they were not aware of the fact that 50 Cent…

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Added by Karceno on September 17, 2012 at 11:24pm — 4 Comments

CANELO WALKS TROUGH A GAME LOPEZ

By Kevin Davis

    

Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez took a lot a heat for taking this fight, but unlike Victor Ortiz who he was suppose to fight. He does what he was suppose to do, finish well. Josesito Lopez fought with all the heart a man could but Canelo fire power was just overwhelming.…

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Added by Karceno on September 16, 2012 at 1:30am — No Comments

Martinez dominates and survives late rally by Chavez Jr.

By Kevin Davis 

    

Sergio Martinez dominated Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. by using his boxing skills and exposing Chavez's lack of lateral movement. From the start Chavez came into this fight lighter than his usual weight thinking that he needed to be more faster to outset the speed of Martinez but that was…

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Added by Karceno on September 16, 2012 at 12:45am — No Comments

CHAVEZ JR. 158, MARTINEZ 159lbs WEIGH-IN RESULTS

By Kevin Davis

   

The WBC Middle Weight Champion, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. looked slim but better than he has in recent fights, and Sergio Martinez was his usual fit self as he weighed in at 159lbs and the champion Chavez came in at 158lbs. Surprise to all because of his…

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Added by Karceno on September 14, 2012 at 7:38pm — No Comments

CANELO154, LOPEZ 153 WEIGH-IN RESULTS

By Kevin Davis

   

A packed house in the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino as Josesito Lopez came into the fight weighing in at 153lbs and the defending WBC champion Saul 'Canelo Alvarez came in at the limit of 154lbs.  Shocking the world was the fact that Lopez seems like the larger man even though, he…

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Added by Karceno on September 14, 2012 at 6:40pm — No Comments

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. "I am not Lazy... I work hard."

By Kevin Davis

     

KARCENO: Two days, do you feel you are completely ready for whatever Sergio Martinez brings into the ring?

    

CHAVEZ JR: "Yeah, Yeah, we are ready to go.…

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Added by Karceno on September 13, 2012 at 6:17pm — No Comments

BOXINGSOCIALIST EXCLUSIVE: BOB ARUM RESPONDS TO LOU DIBELLA

By Kevin Davis

    

After these remarks that we're made by Sergio Martinez promoter Lou DiBella, President of DiBella Entertainment. http://www.boxingsocialist.com/video/lou-dibella-goes-off 

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Added by Karceno on September 11, 2012 at 8:42pm — No Comments

Lucas Matthysse leaves a physical impression on Ajose

By Kevin Davis

    

In what could be looked at as fight of the night, Lucas Matthysse proved that power counts for something. Olusegun Ajose had the more combination flashy punches, but the straight hard punches of Matthysse  was telling as Ajose head was shooting straight back from the 3rd round…

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Added by Karceno on September 9, 2012 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Ward makes it look easy, as he dismantle Dawson

By Kevin Davis

   

At home, his weight class, his rules and Chad Dawson agreed but what he found out is that Andre Ward, pound for pound is the closest thing to Floyd Mayweather, perfection. From the beginning you can witness Ward trying to get range to get in close to land power shots on Dawson.…

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Added by Karceno on September 9, 2012 at 2:50am — 2 Comments

FLOYD MAYWEATHER ADDRESSED MANNY PACQUIAO 5 YEARS AGO

By Kevin Davis

   

Floyd Mayweather and Oscar Delahoya had just announced  to the world that 'The World Awaits' fight between each other would take place on May 5th and the media was a buzz including Mayweather who was awaiting this moment for many years. 

    

Every time…

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Added by Karceno on September 5, 2012 at 5:59pm — 4 Comments

WHY DOES THE SPORT REVOLVE AROUND THESE THREE

By Kevin Davis

   

It couldn't have been a worst time for boxing when Ali came to the end of his career, the state of boxing rested so heavily on his shoulders alone. Boxing had not set another heavyweight or any other fighter to take his place. Then Ray Leonard came bursting through the…

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Added by Karceno on September 4, 2012 at 6:09pm — 6 Comments

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