Floyd Mayweather responds to dirty elbow tactics & if he would fight on 4th of July weekend

Floyd Mayweather responds to dirty elbow tactics & if he would fight on 4th of July weekend

Since the beginning of the Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 press tour, Floyd Mayweather Jr. has made it a point to express that he was not happy with the way Marcos Maidana fought him last May. He points out the manner in which he received elbows, blows to the back of the head and punches to […]

Erislandy Lara wants rematch and Judge Martinez suspended following split decision loss to Canelo Saturday

Erislandy Lara wants rematch and Judge Martinez suspended following split decision loss to Canelo Saturday

With the media and fans alike being almost evenly split to who they thought won the pay-per-view showdown between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Erislandy Lara this past Saturday at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas, it understandable that Lara feels that he was robbed in the split decision loss. Lara landed 107 total punches […]

Ed Soares likes the idea of Nick Diaz as a comeback fight for Anderson Silva on PPV

Ed Soares likes the idea of Nick Diaz as a comeback fight for Anderson Silva on PPV

Let the hype train begin! Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz is a fight that has been bounced around quite a bit by fans for some years. With Diaz wanting to come out of retirement and Silva close to being able to fight again, the fight appears to make more and more sense. But is it […]

Freddie Roach talks Cotto’s win over Martinez & feels he would knock out Mayweather in a rematch

Freddie Roach talks Cotto’s win over Martinez & feels he would knock out Mayweather in a rematch

Miguel Cotto’s performance on Saturday at the Garden can be attributed to hard work, dedication and Freddie Roach. The hall of fame trainer has done wonders with the Puerto Rican fighter who in his last two fights has looked spectacular with wins over Delvin Rodriguez and of course, Sergio Martinez. With the middleweight title now […]

Frank Shamrock feels bad for Ortiz & himself on UFC record keeping & why MMA will never pass in New York

Frank Shamrock feels bad for Ortiz & himself on UFC record keeping & why MMA will never pass in New York

  MMA was just passed once more yesterday in the New York senate. It is hard to get our hopes up as it seems year after year it gets passed on the senate floor but gets killed again in their Assembly. I’m not trying to speak ill of anything but let’s be honest – five […]


MMA

How saturation of MMA and UFC bouts have hurt undercards in big PPV events

How saturation of MMA and UFC bouts have hurt undercards in big PPV events

By Sammy Perez: In today’s world of mixed martial arts, it is commonplace to have some form of MMA to look forward to just about every week. If it isn’t a UFC pay-per-view, it’s a UFC Fight Night scheduled on Fox Sports or Fight Pass. On top of that, sometimes you have more MMA in […]

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Boxing

Robert Garcia says Rios adapted healthier lifestyle heading into Chaves bout

Robert Garcia says Rios adapted healthier lifestyle heading into Chaves bout

After suffering two-straight losses and failing a post-fight drug test, Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios has plenty to prove Saturday, Aug. 2, against Diego Chaves. Rios’ trainer Robert Garcia said the 28-year-old boxer has taken up a healthier lifestyle outside of the ring, which has in turn sharpened his game inside the ropes. Time and time […]

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Photos

Flashback: Marquez vs. Alvarado photo gallery

Flashback: Marquez vs. Alvarado photo gallery

Last weekend Juan Manuel Marquez showed that even at forty years old, he is still a force to be reckon with inside the squared circle. He beat Mike Alvardo via unanimous decision and now has the option to face Manny Pacquiao for a 5th time in Macau, China. Our resident photographer Freddie Sosa captured the […]

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Robert Garcia says Rios adapted healthier lifestyle heading into Chaves bout

Robert Garcia says Rios adapted healthier lifestyle heading into Chaves bout

After suffering two-straight losses and failing a post-fight drug test, Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios has plenty to prove Saturday, Aug. 2, against Diego Chaves. Rios’ trainer Robert Garcia said the 28-year-old boxer has taken up a healthier lifestyle outside of the ring, which has in turn sharpened his game inside the ropes. Time and time […]

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Robert Garcia says Rios adapted healthier lifestyle heading into Chaves bout

Robert Garcia says Rios adapted healthier lifestyle heading into Chaves bout

After suffering two-straight losses and failing a post-fight drug test, Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios has plenty to prove Saturday, Aug. 2, against Diego Chaves. Rios’ trainer Robert Garcia said the 28-year-old boxer has taken up a healthier lifestyle outside of the ring, which has in turn sharpened his game inside the ropes. Time and time […]

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Brandon Rios vs. Diego Chaves final press conference video

Brandon Rios vs. Diego Chaves final press conference video

This whole week we weren’t sure if Diego Chaves would make it to his Aug 2nd fight with Brandon Rios. But mid Wednesday, Hankering Harry Reid flexed his GOP guns and boom! Chaves was granted a visa and we have a fight! Even with a newly granted work visa, Chaves was too tired to show […]

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Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka- Garcia media workout highlight video

Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka- Garcia media workout highlight video

Danny Garcia is set to make his 5th defense of his undisputed 140 lbs titles as he takes on Rod Salka at the Barclays Center on Showtime on Aug 9th. When the bout between Garcia and Salka was announced, a collective “WTF” was screamed out by hard core boxing fans. How was it that Salka, […]

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Rios vs. Chaves- Brandon Rios, Jessie Vargas & Jose Ramirez media workout videos

Rios vs. Chaves- Brandon Rios, Jessie Vargas & Jose Ramirez media workout videos

On Aug 2nd we will see a fight that has gone under the radar but has the potential to turn into something really memorable as Diego Chaves takes on Brandon Rios at The Cosmopolitan on HBO. Earlier in the week, the bout was on shakey ground as it was uncertain if Chaves could get a […]

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How saturation of MMA and UFC bouts have hurt undercards in big PPV events

How saturation of MMA and UFC bouts have hurt undercards in big PPV events

By Sammy Perez: In today’s world of mixed martial arts, it is commonplace to have some form of MMA to look forward to just about every week. If it isn’t a UFC pay-per-view, it’s a UFC Fight Night scheduled on Fox Sports or Fight Pass. On top of that, sometimes you have more MMA in […]

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The story of how Kenny Florian proposed to his super hot fiancee Clark Gilmer

The story of how Kenny Florian proposed to his super hot fiancee Clark Gilmer

Now, this is a story all about how Ken Flo’s life got flipped-turned upside down and we’d like to take a minute, just sit right there and we will tell you how he became engaged in Bel-Air. In west Phila….whoops. Ah, we know you were singing along also! But this is the true story of […]

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Diego Chaves’ visa approved, fight with Brandon Rios is a go

Diego Chaves’ visa approved, fight with Brandon Rios is a go

After a few days of uncertainty and reports stating the bout was off earlier today, Diego Chaves ended up getting his visa cleared at the last minute; allowing for his bout with Brandon Rios to be officially on Saturday Aug.2, at The Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas. Boxing Scene even released an interview with Chaves, […]

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Is Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu enough in a fight? Rickson Gracie gives his take

Is Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu enough in a fight? Rickson Gracie gives his take

Our David Ortiz is a lucky dude. He had a chance to speak to Rickson Gracie for about thirty minutes that other day on a variety of subjects ranging from Gracie’s new Jiu-Jitsu Global Federation, Steven Segal, his son Kron’s eventual MMA debut and much more. We will of course release bits and pieces of […]

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Mayweather Sr. picks Robert Duran over Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. in fantasy fight

Mayweather Sr. picks Robert Duran over Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. in fantasy fight

So we all love talking fantasy fights. It is a theme amongst boxing fans in which it allows them to tout how great their favorite fighter was regardless of the era they were in. It makes for some fun and sometimes feisty fodder amongst fans but one thing is for sure, it makes whoever they […]

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Bob Arum and the two day orgy he had with Muhammad Ali after the Thrilla in Manilla

Bob Arum and the two day orgy he had with Muhammad Ali after the Thrilla in Manilla

Bob Arum is like that kooky grandpa you had growing up as a child. You would never know what would come out of his mouth and you always worried he would say something so outlandish that you would just shake your head. As you got older you would realize grandpa was actually a funny dude […]

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Rios vs. Chaves: Latest status update on Chaves’ immigration issue

Rios vs. Chaves: Latest status update on Chaves’ immigration issue

Top Rank Promotions is giving Diego Chaves until the end of Tuesday to obtain his visa to travel to Las Vegas from his native Argentina to fight Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios Aug. 2. A computer problem at the United States Immigration courts has backlogged around 400,000 visa applications and although Chaves’ is approved, he has […]

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Rios-Chaves Aug. 2 bout in danger after immigration issues

Rios-Chaves Aug. 2 bout in danger after immigration issues

Less than a week before their Aug. 2 showdown at the Chelsea inside The Cosmopolitan Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Brandon “Bam” Bam Rios and Diego Chaves’ bout is in danger of not taking place. Chavez, a native Argentine, is having issues with his visa (h/t Boxing Scene) being approved to travel to Las […]

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Tyson Fury vs. Alexander Ustinov full weigh in & face off video

Tyson Fury vs. Alexander Ustinov full weigh in & face off video

Full weights from Manchester, England: Tyson Fury 257 vs. Alexander Ustinov 280 Billy Joe Saunders 159.5 vs. Emanuele Blandamura 159.4 (vacant European middleweight championship) Liam Smith 154 vs. Jason Welborn 153.2 (British light-middleweight title) Terry Flanagan 135 vs. Martin Gethin 134.6 (vacant British lightweight title Jack Catterall 139.5 vs. Nathan Brough 140 Ronnie Heffron 152 […]

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Golovkin vs. Geale full weigh in video and face off

Golovkin vs. Geale full weigh in video and face off

Weights from Maidson Square Garden: Gennady Golovkin 159.8 vs. Daniel Geale 159.2 (WBA middleweight championship) Bryant Jennings 222.6 vs. Mike Perez 242.2 Ola Afolabi 198.6 vs. Anthony Caputo Smith 199.2 Dusty Hernandez-Harrison 147.6 vs. Wilfredo Acuna 147.8 Julian Rodriguez 141.6 vs. Yankton Southern 140.6 Full weigh in video below:

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Tyson Fury goes to town on current crop of heavyweights in epic press conference rant

Tyson Fury goes to town on current crop of heavyweights in epic press conference rant

Love him or hate him, Tyson Fury is must watch TV whenever he fights. The dude is gifted in one of the most essential things in the fight game: Promotion. So many boxers and fighters now a days are just so plain. Devoid of personality due to managers and PR people morphing their personalities so […]

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Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Geale: Golovkin full media workout video

Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Geale: Golovkin full media workout video

Gennady Golovkin quiet possibly is the most dangerous man in boxing at this point in time. With 16 straight knockouts and a KO percentage of 90%, it is no surprise he remains one of the most avoided fighters in the middleweight division. This Saturday he looks to add to the ratio and streak as he […]

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Brandon Rios vs. Diego Chaves: Rios media workout highlights

Brandon Rios vs. Diego Chaves: Rios media workout highlights

Brandon Rios is set to make his return after almost 9 months since his last bout which was a loss to Manny Pacquiao in what looks to be a tough match with Argentine Diego Chaves in Las Vegas. The bout will be on HBO at The Cosmopolitan and offers Chaves the chance to get a […]

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Ronda Rousey bff Marina Shafir killing the mitts with Coach Edmond

Ronda Rousey bff Marina Shafir killing the mitts with Coach Edmond

Ronda Rousey protege and overall BFF Marina Shafir is still a growing fighter with aspirations to make a splash in the big leagues at one point in the near future. Recently turning pro back in April of this year, Shafir is scheduled to fight at Chaos In The Cage next month in only her second […]

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Golovkin focusing on his strengths, not Geale’s heading into July 26 showdown at MSG

Golovkin focusing on his strengths, not Geale’s heading into July 26 showdown at MSG

Heading into what many are expecting to be the toughest of his career, WBA and IBO middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin is focusing on his strengths rather than his opponent’s Daniel Geale heading into their clash Saturday, July 26, at Madison Square Garden in New York. With how Golovkin’s career has gone so far concentrating on […]

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Evander Holyfield on feels Deontay WIlder can bring the heavyweight division back. Speaks on NVBHOF induction.

Evander Holyfield on feels Deontay WIlder can bring the heavyweight division back. Speaks on NVBHOF induction.

We all know that the heavyweight division is a distant memory of what it was back in the 90′s and late 2000′s. For many boxing fans, the sole reason why they became fans in the first place was due to classic heavyweight battles. There’s something about really really big dudes bashing each other over the […]

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