WBC interim Welterweight champion Robert Guerrero 31-1-1 (18 KOs) weighed in at 159 lbs, four weeks before the biggest fight in his career against Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas. He right on track and course of coming into the fight heavy and…
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By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com
Former two-time welterweight titlist Andre Berto and rising welterweight contender Keith Thurman will share a July card on Showtime with Berto facing Jesus Soto Karass and Thurman challenging Diego Chaves for an interim title, Golden Boy Promotions chief executive Richard Schaefer told ESPN.com on Tuesday.
Schaefer said the fighters have all agreed to terms and he is getting…Continue
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Superstar boxer Floyd Mayweather is not only the pound for pound champion, he is also an entertainer. One who is known through out the Urban community with millions of them trying to be as great and as flamboyant. From the flashy lifestyle we see now to the hard work he puts in…Continue
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Triple G’s 23rd knock-out as a prizefighter occurred only nine weeks after his previous stoppage victory over Junior Middleweight contender Gabriel Rosado, which happened on January 19th in Madison Square Garden in New York City. The current WBA and IBO Middleweight…Continue
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During the telecast of HBO Boxing After Dark, commentator Roy Jones stated that the Rios vs Alvarado rematch is the type of fight they make movies about. He was correct. Since Raging Bull hit the movie screen, an won for best picture, we have seen many films, like it come out. Rocky…Continue
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With the epic battles that took place in March with Rios-Alvarado II and Bradley-Provodnikov, one would deem any of those four fighters worthy of being a possible foe for Juan Manuel Marquez. Marquez was ringside in Las Vegas to watch the junior welterweight rematch between Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado. When asked about a possible clash with Timothy Bradley,…Continue
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What a night for boxing, not only did Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado live up to the hype for the second time. The fans also were the winners. We are all looking at this match-up the wrong way. Fans all week have been arguing and fighting, from who won, to which…Continue
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After a tremendous fight between Mike Alvarado and Brandon Rios for the second time. The press had to get their entertainment from the always out spoken Bob Arum, who informed the press that Rios and Alvarado had both been taken to a nearby local hospital and would not be attending…Continue
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It seems like just a few weeks ago we seen this magnificent match-up live up to it's calling, now we've seen the rematch live up to it's predecessor. From the opening bell Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado entered the ring as if they…Continue
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Many would argue that in today's world of modern medicine and science, the athletes are running faster, stronger and are looking physically different than ever, but is this healthy for the body. You will hear mixed reviews but enhancing supplements is a billion dollar business that…Continue
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Lightweight boxing star, Billy Morgan cruised to his eighth straight win over opponent Dan Carr at a packed York Hall in Bethnal Green last Thursday. The Canning Town sports hero is now undefeated in eight professional fights as he rode to victory over the more experienced boxer from Wiltshire. The fight begun with a bizarre change of events as the scheduled 8 x 3 minute rounds was altered to 6 x 2 minute rounds.
As the bell signalled for the start of the fight, Carr’s corner…Continue
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Featherweight superstar Gary Russell Jr. is one of the most dynamic young fighters in the sport of boxing, but after injury setbacks, he is ready to take on the top fighters in boxing.
Karceno: Hey Gary, so how is your hand recovery coming?
Shawn Simpson, went from a skinny little kid, with a temper, to a calm future world champion. I remember when I first met Shawn, it was at a boxing tournament where another fighter I was there to see was fighting, then I see this little guy come into the room and he's carrying…Continue
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WBA Jr. middleweight champion Austin 'No Doubt' Trout, is set to do battle with the WBC Jr. middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez on April 20th in San Antonio's legendary Alamodome. Trout story is truly one of a underdog who became world champion by ironic fate, defeating…Continue
50 Cent has mastered himself on creating attention for himself and his movements in Hip-Hop, now he wants to pattern of success to follow him to his next venture, boxing promoter. We all know about the rocky road he started his company with, once was named TMT aka The Money Team. 50 put…Continue
Luis 'Cuba' Arias is a superstar boxing prospect from Mayweather Promotion's TMT aka The Money Team. Who is 4-0 and is on his way to fighting to eight times this year which is…Continue
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Amateur superstar boxer Semajay Thomas made weight today for his pro debut bout friday at the UIC Pavilion on ESPN Friday Night Fights. Thomas is the former 2 times Amateur National Champion, and is ready to prove to the world he is ready for any challenge that comes…Continue
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When Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez entered the US boxing scene, most people saw his red hair and freckles and thought of Opie Taylor from the Andy Griffin Show, not a world champion boxer. I remember one boxing expert telling that Canelo, had the speed of Meldrick Taylor and…Continue
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The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Wednesday voted 3-2 to suspend and fine lightweight prospect Mickey Bey, of Cleveland, for having tested positive for high levels of testosterone in the wake of his third-round knockout of Robert Rodriguez on Feb. 2 at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas.
Bey was suspended for three months, fined $1,000, and his victory over Rodriguez will be declared…Continue
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