Archive for Category: "Boxing"

Manny Pacquiao to throw out first pitch at Dodger Stadium

Manny Pacquiao to throw out first pitch at Dodger Stadium

Eight-division champion Manny Pacquiao will take to the mound Monday night in Southern California when he visits Dodger Stadium for the Los Angeles Dodgers’ game versus the Washington Nationals. No, Pacquiao (56-4-3, 38 KOs) won’t be adding another profession to his already long list, he will be there to throw out the ceremonial first pitch and […]

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Mayweather vs. Maidana II: Watch full All-Access episode 1

Mayweather vs. Maidana II: Watch full All-Access episode 1

The much anticipated rematch between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana is only two weeks away and the Emmy award winning documentary series All Access returns to chronicle both fighters journey to the Sept. 13 bout at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. With the first fight being as competitive as any Mayweather fight over […]

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Rogelio Medina knocks J’Leon Love out (w/video)

Rogelio Medina knocks J’Leon Love out (w/video)

In a fight that was supposed to give J’Leon Love an easy win on national television, went south Saturday night as Rogelio Medina took matters into his own hands and knocked out the previously unbeaten fighter. The fight was the main event of the TMT Promotions filled Shobox: The New Generation card at the Pearl […]

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Pacquiao vs. Algieri full fan QNA video: Pacman on retirement, Alegieri on challenge

Pacquiao vs. Algieri full fan QNA video: Pacman on retirement, Alegieri on challenge

The #pacalgieri press tour rolls on as yesterday in San Francsico the two fighters partook in a fan QNA session at Giants Stadium. Topics such as the fight itself, Alegiri’s height, retirement for Pacquiao and much more were all discussed.

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Ricky Hatton talks Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2

Ricky Hatton talks Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2

We are less than a few weeks away from the Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 rematch as the two fighters are now in the final stages of their training camps. Both Mayweather and Maidana look to capitalize on the little tactics that served them well as Mayweather is looking for a dominant shut out while Maidana […]

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Gennady Golovkin says Rubio fight is a present to So. Cal boxing fans; Curious about Rubio’s power

Gennady Golovkin says Rubio fight is a present to So. Cal boxing fans; Curious about Rubio’s power

As the freight train they call Gennady Golovkin heads west for the fist time in his career to fight Marco Antonio Rubio on Oc. 18, the fans of Southern California are receiving a gift according to GGG. Golovkin (30-0, 27 KOs) is known for his tremendous power and his no-let-up in your face style of fighting, […]

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Santa Cruz defends fighting Roman and talks Quigg, Frampton and Rigondeaux

Santa Cruz defends fighting Roman and talks Quigg, Frampton and Rigondeaux

Rising Mexican star Leo Santa Cruz (27-0, 15 KOs) will be fighting on the big stage as the co-main event of the Floyd Mayweather versus Marcos Maidana Saturday, Sept. 13, when he puts his WBC super bantamweight title on the line against virtual unknown Manuel Roman (17-2-3, 6 KOs). The is Santa Cruz’s first fight […]

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Arum says ‘All signs seem to point to the fight happening early next year.’

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Arum says ‘All signs seem to point to the fight happening early next year.’

Although most of the world has grown tired of talking about a possible Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Manny Pacquiao mega fight, chatter still goes on fueled by the usual suspects. Top Rank Promotions CEO, Bob Arum, told The San Francisco Chronicle that the two pound-for-pound greats of their generation could meet in 2015 and that […]

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Julio Cesar Chavez on Mayweather vs. Maidana 2

Julio Cesar Chavez on Mayweather vs. Maidana 2

With Marcos Maidana’s aggressive fight style, it is understandable that he has gained a heavy Mexican following, including some of the best fighters ever from south of the border. For the majority of the first part of his first fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr., Maidana gave Mayweather all he could handle, but gassed out toward […]

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Mayweather vs. Maidana II: Chino says he’ll cut ring off so Money can’t ‘run’

Mayweather vs. Maidana II: Chino says he’ll cut ring off so Money can’t ‘run’

Marcos Maidana says he thinks he won the first fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. in May and he will correct the mistakes he made in order to leave the ring with the judges feeling the same way in their rematch, awarding him the victory. Sure, this is a tall task for anyone, but with flashes […]

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Gennady Golovkin vs. Marco Antonio Rubio press conference video + face off

Gennady Golovkin vs. Marco Antonio Rubio press conference video + face off

The “good boy” Gennady Golovkin is being very very good to us and will be brining us Christmas a few months early. On October 18th he will be facing rugged power puncher Marco Antonio Rubio in a fight that will see the two fighters middleweight titles on the line. Rubio has more knockouts than Golovkin […]

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Mayweather vs. Maidana: Watch the first fight recap to ready you for the Sept. 13 rematch

Mayweather vs. Maidana: Watch the first fight recap to ready you for the Sept. 13 rematch

With the much-awaited rematch between pound-for-pound great Floyd Mayweather Jr. and the hard-hitting Argentinian Marcos Maidana less than three weeks away, Showtime released a recap video of the first bout to hype up the Sept. 13 rematch. Maidana insists that he won the first bout held in May, but Mayweather ultimately came out on top […]

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Floyd Mayweather takes pic with Warren Buffett; calls him ‘Original TMT founder’

Floyd Mayweather takes pic with Warren Buffett; calls him ‘Original TMT founder’

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has had various nicknames over his almost 18-year career, TBE (The Best Ever), Pretty Boy and more, but the one that he is mostly referred to, Money, got a new meaning Tuesday night. Mayweather posted a photo to his Instagram account of him posing with billionaire Warren Buffett, who was rocking a […]

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Mayweather vs. Maidana 2: Madiana full media workout video : Hits mitts + Bag

Mayweather vs. Maidana 2: Madiana full media workout video : Hits mitts + Bag

We are 19 days and counting from the rematch between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana as today at the Robert Garcia Boxing Academy, Maidana opened up his camp for the ritual media workout. Maidana threw heavy leather as he hit the mitts after a bit of shadow boxing. The Argentine knockout artist looked in […]

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Manny Pacquiao drafted to own team in first round of PBA Draft

Manny Pacquiao drafted to own team in first round of PBA Draft

If that boxing thing doesn’t work out for Manny Pacquiao he now has a fall back plan in place with the Philippine Basketball Association. The 35-year-old seven-division champion not only became the head coach of the Kia Motors’ PBA team in June, he is now a player, as his own team drafted him 11th in […]

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Floyd Mayweather responds to reading jokes only way he knows how: Money

Floyd Mayweather responds to reading jokes only way he knows how: Money

After rapper 50 Cent put out his own version of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to Floyd Mayweather, challenging him to read one page of a Harry Potter book and in exchange he would donate $750,000 to the charity of Mayweather’s choice it was only a matter of time before the 46-0 fighter would respond. […]

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Brook vs. Khan set for May 2015 if both win in December

Brook vs. Khan set for May 2015 if both win in December

British stars Amir Khan and recently crowned IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook will meet in May at Wembley Stadium if the two are successful in their December matches according to telegraph.co.uk. Promoter Eddie Hearn told The Telegraph that the December Brook-Khan double header will be held at the 12,000 seat Sheffield arena. Hearn revealed to […]

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Eddie Hearn says Marquez, Rios, Thurman and Lopez possible opponents for Brook in December

Eddie Hearn says Marquez, Rios, Thurman and Lopez possible opponents for Brook in December

After Kell Brook’s big win over Shawn Porter last weekend all talk shifted to who the newly crowned IBF welterweight champion of the world face in his first defense. Brook’s promoter Eddie Hearn said that names have already been popping up as possible Brook opponents for the so called Amir Khan “tune-up” fight in December. […]

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Kell Brook “I finally have the recognition of being a elite fighter.” Will return to action in December

Kell Brook “I finally have the recognition of being a elite fighter.” Will return to action in December

Kell Brook is still basking in the feeling of being a newly crowned champion as today he was given a hero’s welcome in Sheffield, England. Brook, for those of you who suffer from a horrible memory like I do, defeated former champion Shawn Porter last week on Showtime in Carson, CA. It was seen as […]

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Sugar Ray Leonard expects more punches & a knockdown in #MayweatherMaidana2

Sugar Ray Leonard expects more punches & a knockdown in #MayweatherMaidana2

So we heard what Roberto Duran had to say about the Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 rematch and now the second of the four kings of the 80′s comes to the fold as “Sugar” Ray Leonard chimes in on what he expects to happen on September 13th at the MGM Grand. Leonard who was in Las […]

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