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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Better late than never, or is it?

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Better late than never, or is it?

After years of back and forth rumors, blame and disappointment, it’s finally going to happen. Arguably the most anticipated fight in boxing history is officially signed and will go down on May 2nd in the fight capital of the world-Las Vegas, Nevada; as Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather will take on Manny ‘Pacman’ Pacquiao. Better late than […]

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: May 2 Super-fight finally announced by Money May on social media

Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: May 2 Super-fight finally announced by Money May on social media

After months of rumors of the fight being close to being made only to be shot down wit new stories saying the fight was no where near being a reality, the Floyd Mayweather Jr. (47-0, 26 KOs) versus Manny Pacquiao (57-5-2, 38 KOs) dream bout was finally made official Friday, when “Money May” announced it […]

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Gennady Golovkin vs. Martin Murray: Full final press conference and face off

Gennady Golovkin vs. Martin Murray: Full final press conference and face off

With just a few days until the human wrecking ball they call Gennady Golovkin faces Martin Murray in “GGG’s” first bout of 2015. Taking place in Monte Carlo, Moraco, Golovkin will look to continue his impressive knockout win streak which currently stands at 17. Golovkin was busy in 2014, going 3-0 in his trio of […]

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Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao: Latest on negotiations for proposed May 2 bout

Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao: Latest on negotiations for proposed May 2 bout

With time not on their side, some notable events took place Thursday concerning the hopeful May 2 super-fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao. All along one of the biggest issues was said to be the way the bout would be produced for pay-per-view and Thursday saw news break that an agreement is almost […]

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: Super Bowl of boxing could be signed ‘in next couple of days’

Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: Super Bowl of boxing could be signed ‘in next couple of days’

As the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks prepare to duke it out on the football field in the NFL’s Super Bowl Sunday, the boxing world’s version of the event could be a done deal by then, as reports state that a Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Manny Pacquiao deal is near. Geroge Mills of […]

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Watch: Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao meet at Miami Heat game

Watch: Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao meet at Miami Heat game

With all the talk about a proposed May 2 bout between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao heating up with on going negotiations, the only thing that could hype up the anticipation more than a finalized contract would be for the two to meet in person. That’s just what took place Tuesday night in Miami, as […]

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Manny Pacquiao could face Amir Khan 5/30 if Floyd Mayweather bout again falls through

Manny Pacquiao could face Amir Khan 5/30 if Floyd Mayweather bout again falls through

With just a week more left until Manny Pacquiao‘s deadline for Floyd Mayweather to agree to fight the eight-division champion May 2, Pac-man has been busy setting up a potential “Plan B” in the event the dream fight falls through once again. Espn’s Dan Rafael reported that Top Rank CEO Bob Arum, said that Pacquiao’s […]

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: Arum says Pacquiao, Showtime-HBO and Mayweather’s team have all agreed to terms; Mayweather still yet to sign

Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: Arum says Pacquiao, Showtime-HBO and Mayweather’s team have all agreed to terms; Mayweather still yet to sign

Top Rank CEO Bob Arum said that everyone involved in the talks to finally bring Floyd Mayweather versus Manny Pacquiao to fruition have agreed to terms, including Pac-man himself, Top Rank, HBO and Showtime and even “Money May’s” team, but the one man needed most to agree, Mayweather, has not. If that mean we’re any […]

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Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder: ‘Bronze Bomber’ handles ‘B. Ware’ winning WBC heavyweight title via UD

Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder: ‘Bronze Bomber’ handles ‘B. Ware’ winning WBC heavyweight title via UD

With the lead up to the fight focusing on possible knockout situations, the Bermane Stiverne-Deontay Wilder bout had its huge shots, but the fight went the full 12 Rounds, with the ‘Bronze Bomber’ winning via unanimous decision. Wilder drew scores of 118-109, 119-108 and 120-107, scores that no one at ringside or at home could […]

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Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder: Fight time, tale of the tape, betting odds, fighter purses and more

Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder: Fight time, tale of the tape, betting odds, fighter purses and more

Bermane “B. Ware”  Stiverne (24-1-1, 21 KOs) will make the first defense of his WBC heavyweight title against the largely untested knockout artist Deontay “Bronze Bomber”  Wilder (32-0, 32 KOs), Saturday, Jan. 17 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. The two fighters had a heated press conference Thursday, as both Stiverne and Wilder […]

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Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder: Watch full Insult-filled final press conference; Intense staredown

Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder: Watch full Insult-filled final press conference; Intense staredown

The highly anticipated WBC heavyweight title showdown between the champion Bermane Stiverne and Deontay Wilder is just two days away and all the fighters took part in the final press conference Thursday at the David Copperfield Theater inside the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. After waiting for Stiverne (24-1-1, 21 KOs) who arrived fashionably late, around […]

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NBC announces Premier Boxing Champions

NBC announces Premier Boxing Champions

We’re just a few days into 2015 and it is already shaping up to be a big year in boxing. First with the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. bout being speculated to be signed by the end of January and now this, NBC is throwing its hat into the boxing world with its Premier Boxing Champions […]

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Report: Bob Arum said Manny Pacquiao has agreed to terms to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Report: Bob Arum said Manny Pacquiao has agreed to terms to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr.

With talks of progression being made in the Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Manny Pacquiao super-fight growing over the last week, Pacman’s promoter, Top Rank CEO Bob Arum, said the Pacquiao has agreed to terms to make the long-dreamed about fight a reality. Yahoo Sports Kevin Iole broke the news Tuesday quoting Arum saying, ““I want […]

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Report: Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao could be signed in the next 7-10 days

Report: Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao could be signed in the next 7-10 days

All of the social media campaigning for a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. might be paying off for Manny Pacquiao, as there are reports the mega-bout could be made within the next seven to 10 days. Longtime boxing writer Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times reported Friday that the two fighters camps have reached […]

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao tops Fight Hub TV’s 2015 boxing wish list

Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao tops Fight Hub TV’s 2015 boxing wish list

After a underwhelming 2014, the sport of boxing will need another year like 2013 to remind people that the sport is still healthy and well and to help quiet down those pesky “Boxing is dead” naysayers. With all kinds of match ups with different reasons to why they would make for great fights, the time […]

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Sergey Kovalev is Fight Hub TV’s 2014 Fighter of the Year

Sergey Kovalev is Fight Hub TV’s 2014 Fighter of the Year

With several boxers deserving of being in consideration for Fighter of the Year, the one they call “Krusher” showed he was a force to be reckoned with with a string of increasingly impressive victories. Sergey Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KOs) fought three times in 2014 and won by knockout in two of those bouts, but it […]

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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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