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Cotto Vs. Canelo: Cotto speaks on being stripped of WBC belt

Cotto Vs. Canelo: Cotto speaks on being stripped of WBC belt

Less than a week away from the big Pay-Per-View showdown between Miguel Cotto and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, the World Boxing Council (WBC) stripped Cotto of his middleweight strap. Cotto (40-4, 33 knockouts) explained why his belt was taken away and he claims it is because of “greed” […]

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Klitschko vs Fury: Klitschko pulls out of Oct. 24 bout with Fury due to injury

Klitschko vs Fury: Klitschko pulls out of Oct. 24 bout with Fury due to injury

Longtime reigning heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko had postponed his upcoming title fight against Tyson Fury scheduled for Oct. 24, because of an injured calf. Klitschko took to social media to send a message out to his fan base. “Dear Fans, I’m sorry to tell you that I have to postpone my fight against Tyson Fury due to minor injury,” […]

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Mayweather vs. Berto: Live Stream, TV time and full fight card

Mayweather vs. Berto: Live Stream, TV time and full fight card

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (48-0, 26 KOs) and Andre Berto (30-3, 23 Kos) will meet in what is supposedly Money May’s last fight Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. If you’re not in Sin City to catch all the action live in person, here is all you need to know to catch Mayweather go for his 49th […]

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Mayweather vs. Berto: Watch full weigh-in and face off for Sept. 12 bout

Mayweather vs. Berto: Watch full weigh-in and face off for Sept. 12 bout

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is set to bid boxing farewell in his bout with Andre Berto on Saturday, Sept. 12 the two fighters took to the scales to officially weigh in for their welterweight title bout. Both fighters made the 147-pound limit, with Mayweather (48-0. 26 KOs) coming in at 146 pounds and Berto (30-3, 23 […]

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Andre Berto: Money May on life after boxing; shows off $20K watch

Floyd Mayweather vs. Andre Berto: Money May on life after boxing; shows off $20K watch

The media circus that is a Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight week is in full swing, as all fighters on the card have spoken to the media of two days of news conferences, with Mayweather garnering the most attention, of course. As Money May as stated several times since announcing he would be fight Andre Berto […]

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Watch: Full All Access: Mayweather vs. Berto Episode 1

Watch: Full All Access: Mayweather vs. Berto Episode 1

With just two weeks until what could be Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s last fight when he takes on Andre Berto at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, the first episode of the documentation series, All Access gives viewers an insight to both fighters camps as they prepare for their showdown Sept. 12. The episode revolves around […]

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Mayweather vs. Berto: Money May treating ‘last fight’ just like any other

Mayweather vs. Berto: Money May treating ‘last fight’ just like any other

With longtime pound-for-pound great Floyd Mayweather Jr. claiming he’s hanging up his gloves for good after his Sept. 12 showdown with Andre Berto, the 48-0 fighter isn’t treating this bout any different from the rest. Mayweather explained that despite his over 20-year career, one that has netted him hundreds of millions of dollars, that he […]

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Andre Berto: Money May spars ahead of Sept. 12 bout

Floyd Mayweather vs. Andre Berto: Money May spars ahead of Sept. 12 bout

Floyd Mayweather Jr. media day is always a spectacle, one that up until Wednesday consisted of the same general activities. Mayweather would show up, at least two hours late, in a fancy car, then make his way inside to speak with media, then he would go through some training drills which include punching drills, speed […]

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Watch: Floyd Mayweather rolls up to media day in $4.8 million car

Watch: Floyd Mayweather rolls up to media day in $4.8 million car

When you are the highest paid athlete in the world two years running one might expect you to have a luxurious automobile, and Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been known to live up to the hype. Taking his car collection to the next level Mayweather pulled up to the latest media day, this time for his […]

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Sergey Kovalev dominates NadJib Mohammedi; Jean Pascal nets controversial decision

Sergey Kovalev dominates NadJib Mohammedi; Jean Pascal nets controversial decision

Coming into the bout Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, little was known about Sergey Kovalev’s opponent, Nadjib Mohammedi, and after they won’t know much else than he was another victim of “Krusher.” Kovalev (28-0-1, 25 KOs) carried out what most thought would happen by stopping Mohammedi (37-4, 23 KOs) in […]

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Sergey Kovalev vs. Nadjib Mohammedi: Full preview, prediction and scouting report for light heavyweight title showdown

Sergey Kovalev vs. Nadjib Mohammedi: Full preview, prediction and scouting report for light heavyweight title showdown

As Sergey Kovalev prepares to defend his WBA, WBO and IBF titles Saturday night against Nadjib Mohammed, they two fighters are entering the contest on very different levels. Kovalev is eager to defend his titles once again and move toward more lucrative bouts, with the likes of Andre Ward, Gennady Golovkin. A rumored rematch with […]

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Sergey Kovalev vs. Nadjib Mohammedi: Full weigh-in video w/ stare down

Sergey Kovalev vs. Nadjib Mohammedi: Full weigh-in video w/ stare down

The one man wrecking crew they call the “Krusher,” Sergey Kovalev, will defend his WBA, WBO and IBF light heavyweight titles Saturday against Nadjib Mohammedi at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Kovalev (27-0-1, 24 KOs) came in at 174.5 pounds while the No. 1 contender, Mohammedi (38-3-0, 23 KOs) came in at […]

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Sergey Kovalev vs. Nadjib Mohammedi: ‘Krusher’ kicks off first Vegas fight week

Sergey Kovalev vs. Nadjib Mohammedi: ‘Krusher’ kicks off first Vegas fight week

With light heavyweight champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev set to make his Las Vegas fighting debut against Nadjib Mohammedi Saturday at the Mandalay Bay, he was welcome to Southern Nevada in style. Met by Clark County Commissioner Mary Beth Scow at McCarran International Airport on Monday, the City of Las Vegas officially named July 18, 2015 […]

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Follow The Money; Who’ll Get Floyd Mayweather Next?

Follow The Money; Who’ll Get Floyd Mayweather Next?

Following the world’s most lucrative, albeit not the most exciting, boxing bout with Manny Pacquiao earlier this year, Floyd Mayweather signalled his intention to fight one more time before finally hanging up his gloves. At 38, Mayweather stands at 48-0 in professional boxing following many years as an amateur. That’s a big toll on the […]

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Adrien Broner vs. Shawn Porter: Full PBC on NBC Fight Results

Adrien Broner vs. Shawn Porter: Full PBC on NBC Fight Results

In about that has a lot riding on it for both Adrien Broner and Shawn Porter, the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on NBC should not disappoint. Both Broner (30-1, 22 KOs) and Porter (25-1-1, 16 KOs) had a ton of momentum in their careers before suffering losses at the hands of Marcos Maidana […]

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Adrien Broner vs. Shawn Porter: Full Weigh-In for PBC on NBC bout

Adrien Broner vs. Shawn Porter: Full Weigh-In for PBC on NBC bout

Despite a long running relationship going through from amateur ranks into the professional realm together, Adrien Broner and Shawn Porter have been getting chippy in the lead up to their showdown at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas and it continued at Friday’s weigh-in. Broner  (30-1, 22 KOs) refused to shake Porter’s hand after weighing […]

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Amir Khan still in good shape for Mayweather clash despite lackluster showing

Amir Khan still in good shape for Mayweather clash despite lackluster showing

With welterweight Amir Khan campaigning for his shot at the Floyd Mayweather Jr. sweepstakes for more than a year now, it seems his best shot to impress the 48-0 champ and the public he deserves to fight on the sports’ grandest scale came and went without that “wow” factor. Khan fought former junior welterweight titlist […]

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao shatter PPV, live gate, overall revenue records

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao shatter PPV, live gate, overall revenue records

It was billed as the “Fight of the Century” and while the action in the ring may not have lived up to those expectations when Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao finally faced each other May 2, the financial numbers sure did. The total U.S. pay-per-view sales for the megafight reached 4.4 million buys (per the […]

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The sport is called boxing, not fighting and Floyd Mayweather is just playing the sport

The sport is called boxing, not fighting and Floyd Mayweather is just playing the sport

Before I begin, I always feel I need to state the following disclaimer whenever I write about Floyd Mayweather Jr. and that is, for the record I am not a Mayweather fan. However, I am a fan of boxing. Say whatever you want, “Mayweather ran the whole fight,” “Pacquiao didn’t fight his fight” or “the […]

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: PPV start time, story lines, betting lines & more

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: PPV start time, story lines, betting lines & more

Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Manny Pacquiao fight night, something that most fans and media around world figured would never happen, is finally upon us. May 2 has been circled on not just boxing fans calenders, but casual sports fans’ as well, as the “Fight of the Century” is garnering attention a boxing matches hasn’t seen […]

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