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Floyd Mayweather: ‘Khan’s name holds no weight. My focus is Manny Pacquiao!’

Floyd Mayweather: ‘Khan’s name holds no weight. My focus is Manny Pacquiao!’

After Amir Khan took care of business last Saturday night, easily beating Devon Alexander via unanimous decision,  many in the boxing community, including Khan himself thought he set him self up for a Floyd Mayweather Jr. showdown in the spring of 2015. Mayweather has other thoughts. Speaking to press at the WBC Convention at the […]

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Timothy Bradley vs. Diego Chaves: Bout ruled a draw in a night mared by bad judging

Timothy Bradley vs. Diego Chaves: Bout ruled a draw in a night mared by bad judging

In a bout that was touted as a rough fight coming in between Timothy Bradley and Diego Chaves, the roughest part came at the end of the fight when the bout was scored a draw at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Saturday night. With scores of 116-112 Chaves, 115-113 Bradley, 114-114 even, the bout’s outcome […]

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Floyd Mayweather calls out Manny Pacquiao live on Showtime

Floyd Mayweather calls out Manny Pacquiao live on Showtime

With all the chatter of behind the door talks going on between Floyd Mayweather Jr.‘s and Manny Pacquiao‘s camps, it would seem that we are close to finally seeing the two foes finally face off in the ring. This is obviously not the case, as Mayweather’s half-hearted call out of Pacman during Showtime’s boxing special […]

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Amir Khan vs. Devon Alexander: Full final press conference and staredown

Amir Khan vs. Devon Alexander: Full final press conference and staredown

The final pres conference for the Amir Khan versus Devon Alexander bout taking place Saturday, Dec. 13, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas took place Thursday. All the fighters on the four-fight, Showtime televised card were in the building which included, Keith Thurman, Leonard Bundu, Abner Mares, Jose Ramirez, Jermall Charlo and Lenny Bottai. […]

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Timothy Bradley vs. Diego Chaves: ‘Desert Storm’ says there’s no Pacquiao hangover heading into Dec. 13 bout

Timothy Bradley vs. Diego Chaves: ‘Desert Storm’ says there’s no Pacquiao hangover heading into Dec. 13 bout

Timothy Bradley finds himself in a unfamiliar situation before his showdown with Diego Chaves, he’s heading into the fight following a loss. Bradley suffered the first loss of his professional career in April against Manny Pacquiao in the much anticipated rematch. If there was any doubt that Bradley would be suffering from a post-Pacquiao fight […]

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David Lemieux stops Gabriel Rosado in 10 in Brooklyn

David Lemieux stops Gabriel Rosado in 10 in Brooklyn

Coming into the bout admittedly not giving David Lemieux much respect, Gabriel Rosado quickly changed the way he thought of the Canadian native after feeling his power early in their bout Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Midway through Round 2, after a fairly successful opening round for Rosado, Lemieux caught […]

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UFC 181 : Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler 2 quick results

UFC 181 : Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler 2 quick results

The UFC’s huge year-end pay-per-view has finally arrived as UFC 181 is underway in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event of the evening, UFC welterweight champion Johny “Bigg Rigg” Hendricks will attempt to defend his title in a rematch against No. 1 contender “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler. In the co-main event, UFC lightweight champion Anthony […]

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GIF: Watch scary and violent soccer kick knockouts from ONE FC 23

GIF: Watch scary and violent soccer kick knockouts from ONE FC 23

While you were likely sleeping, Asian MMA promotion ONE FC put on their 23rd event in Manila, Philippines. If you recall, ONE FC allows kicks and knees to a downed opponent unlike their Unites States counterparts in UFC and Bellator. In fact, we have seen devastating soccer kick KO’s from ONE FC in the past. […]

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Amir Khan staying true to roots ahead of Dec. 13 Devon Alexander bout

Amir Khan staying true to roots ahead of Dec. 13 Devon Alexander bout

Amir Khan’s father first took him to the boxing gym when you was 8 years old to help get him to waste some of his youthful energy. Once Khan (29-3, 19 KOs) stepped into the gym, he immediately felt a sense of belonging. “When I walked into the gym for the first time you could […]

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GIF: Incredible tornado kick knockout

GIF: Incredible tornado kick knockout

If you are a fan of knockouts, then Reddit MMA dug up one you must see to believe. While this is not MMA, we sure hope to see something like this in the Octagon soon: This tornado kick could potentially be a late contender for “Knockout of the Year”, but it will be difficult to […]

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Money and Pacman exchange social media blows

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Money and Pacman exchange social media blows

Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather are squaring off, but not in the ring as many hope, but rather via social media. It started after Mayweather posted a video to his Instagram account early Wednesday morning, showing Pacman’s infamous knockout at the hands of Juan Manuel Marquez.This is likely in response to Pacquiao’s Foot Locker commercial […]

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Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Pacman rides 6 knock downs en route to easy UD victory

Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Pacman rides 6 knock downs en route to easy UD victory

Many didn’t give American hopeful, Chris Algieri, a chance heading into his bout with pound-for-pound great Manny Pacquiao and the eight -division champion showed why. Pacquiao jumped out as the aggressor in Round 1 and didn’t let up the entire bout held at The Venetian Macao in Macau, China. Pacquiao won via unanimous decision with […]

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Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Full fight breakdown including tale of the tape, betting odds and prediction

Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Full fight breakdown including tale of the tape, betting odds and prediction

WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao and his much unheralded opponent Chris Algieri are just hours away from their much-talked about fight at The Venetian Macao. While Pacman comes in as the heavy favorite, many are going to tune in to see if Algieri can become a modern day Rocky. Which is only fitting seeing how […]

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Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Watch the weigh-in live from Macau

Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Watch the weigh-in live from Macau

Before Manny Pacquiao takes on Chris Algieri Saturday night the two fighters will have to make the 144-pound catchweight first and they will do just that Friday at 7 p.m. EDT/4 p.m. PDT live from the Venetian Macao. The two will be fighting for Pacquiao’s WBO welterweight strap and will headline a night full of […]

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Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Full final press conference

Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Full final press conference

Just three days away from the big welterweight title showdown between Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri, the final press conference took place Wednesday at the Venetian Macao. In one of the last public events before the two fighters meet in the ring Saturday for the HBO pay-per-view televised event, all the fighters and members of […]

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Bradley: ‘Algieri he’s going to give Pacquiao a lot of problems’

Bradley: ‘Algieri he’s going to give Pacquiao a lot of problems’

Chris Algieri was a largely unknown prospect in boxing, despite his world title kickboxing background, until he outpointed Ruslan Provodnikov in his twentieth professional fight. Algieri gained a lot of fans that June night after surviving a two-knockdown first round, which left his eye swollen shut the remainder of the 12-round championship bout. With that […]

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Algieri looks to shock the world yet again with win over Pacquiao Nov. 22

Algieri looks to shock the world yet again with win over Pacquiao Nov. 22

With Chris Algieri never fighting a professional boxing match outside the state of New York, making the long trek to Macao, China for his Nov. 22 fight date with one of the best fighters on the last decade, Manny Pacquiao, it would be understandable for all the increased attention taking its toll on the 30-year-old. […]

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Kovalev dominates Hopkins en route to UD victory

Kovalev dominates Hopkins en route to UD victory

In Round 1 Sergery Kovalev showed the world that he wasn’t going to let this fight go the way the majority of bouts against Bernard Hopkins have, when he knocked “The Alien” to the canvas setting the tone for his dominant showing. Not letting up throughout the entire bout, Kovalev looked impressive all the way […]

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Roy Jones Jr.: Hopkins bores opponents so they don’t perform

Roy Jones Jr.: Hopkins bores opponents so they don’t perform

Roy Jones Jr. has experience against Bernard Hopkins, who fights Sergey Kovalev Nov. 8, so he has the insight many others don’t when it comes to why Hopkins is so tough to fight. Jones beat Hopkins by unanimous decision back in 1993, then Hopkins got his revenge 17 years later in 2010, besting Jones Jr. […]

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Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Algieri plans to win every round Nov. 22

Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Algieri plans to win every round Nov. 22

Chris Algieri wants to shock the world for a second time when he meets Manny Pacquiao Nov. 22 at The Venetian Macao and do so in convincing fashion. Algieri, who beat the heavily favored Ruslan Provodnikov in June to earn his shot at Pacman, wants says he plans to win every round against Pacquiao, in […]

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