title Robert Guerrero: A win over Aydin and I’ll be Mayweather’s mandatory

photo: selcuk aydin robert guerrero floyd mayweather jrBy Dan Ambrose: Robert Guerrero (29-1-1, 1 KO’s) badly wants a fight against WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. How bad does the 29-year-old Guerrero want that fight? He wants it so bad that he’s willing to move up two entire divisions coming off of serious rotator cuff surgery on his left shoulder in order to get that fight. Read the rest of this entry »

title Pacquiao-Bradley II is the smart move by Arum

photo: timothy bradley manny pacquiaoBy Chris Williams: When you get a vehicle that’s starting to get old on you, you’ve got to take it easy on it otherwise you’re likely to be stuck on the road in the middle of nowhere. I see the same thing for Manny Pacquiao (54-4-2, 38 KO’s). The Filipino isn’t aging well at all. Read the rest of this entry »

title Chavez Jr. can’t take Sergio Martinez’s big shots

photo: sergio martinez julio cesar chavez jrBy Dan Ambrose: I hope for WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr’s sake that his trainer Freddie Roach is going to try and teach him some defense before he steps in the ring to fight former WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez (49-2-2, 28 KO’s) on September 15th at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Read the rest of this entry »

title Dirrell: I’m chasing down Froch

photo: carl froch andre dirrellBy Scott Gilfoid: Super middleweight Andre Dirrell (20-1, 14 KO’s) has his eyes on the prize and wants a revenge rematch with IBF super middleweight champion Carl Froch so bad he can taste it. This is why Dirrell has agreed to face a fighter that no one wants to fight right now in Adonis Stevenson. Read the rest of this entry »

title Wladimir: Thompson is like a spider; he’s perfect for boxing

photo: wladimir klitschko tony thompson(Photo: michaelsterlingeaton.com) By Jason Kim: IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko will be defending his titles this Saturday night against Tony Thompson in Berne, Switzerland. This will be one of the few fights that the 6’6″ Wladimir has had in which his opponent is nearly as tall as him. Read the rest of this entry »

title Orlando Salido to fight Moises Gutierrez on 7/21, then Mikey Garcia in the fall

photo: orlando salido mikey garciaBy Allan Fox: WBO featherweight champion Orlando Salido (38-11-2, 26 KO’s) will be fighting a stay busy fight against 33-year-old Moises Gutierrez (21-4, 8 KO’s) in a scheduled 10 round bout on July 21st, according to Dan Rafael of ESPN. The fight will take place in Ciudad Obregon, Sonora, Mexico. Read the rest of this entry »

title Donaire will struggle if Mathebula doesn’t move at him

photo: nonito donaireBy Chris Williams: If you look at any of WBO super bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire’s fights you’ll notice that he does well against fighters that bum rush him like Vic Darchinyan and Fernando Montiel, but does terrible against fighters that box and move like Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. and Omar Narvaez. Read the rest of this entry »

title Martirosyan says “yes” to Lara bout

photo: vanes martirosyan erislandy laraBy Dan Ambrose: Unbeaten junior middleweight contender Vanes Martirosyan (32-0, 20 KO’s) has sealed his fate by agreeing to fight #3 WBC Erislandy Lara (17-1-1, 11 KO’s) in a World Boxing Council ordered WBC 154 pound elimination bout with the winner to become the mandatory challenger to WBC junior middleweight champion Saul Alvarez. Read the rest of this entry »

title Pirog injured, pulls out of scheduled Golovkin fight

photo: gennady golovkin dmitry pirogBy Jason Kim: WBO middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog (20-0, 15 KO’s) has suffered an injury during training for his August 25th fight against WBA World middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (23-0, 20 KO’s) and won’t be able to make the fight according to Dan Rafael. Read the rest of this entry »

title Bute to fight tune-up bout in November against a high level opponent

photo: lucian buteBy Scott Gilfoid: It was announced today that former IBF super middleweight champion Lucian Bute will be taking a tune-up fight in November to sharpen up for a rematch against Carl Froch in March next year in Montreal. Read the rest of this entry »

title Froch to fight in November in UK, then face Bute in March 2013 in rematch

photo: lucian bute carl frochBy Scott Gilfoid: IBF super middleweight champion Carl Froch (29-2, 21 KO’s) will be fighting former IBF super middleweight champion Lucian Bute (31-1, 24 KO’s) in a rematch in March 2013 in Canada as part of the rematch clause the two fighters have in their contract, according to fightnews.com. Before that, Froch will fight in November in the UK against possibly Mikkel Kessler. Read the rest of this entry »

title Haye: Chisora is getting knocked out no matter what he does

photo: derek chisora david hayeBy Sean McDaniel: Former WBA heavyweight champion David Haye (25-2, 23 KO’s) sees Dereck Chisora (15-3, 9 KO’s) getting knocked out on July 14th regardless of what tactic Chisora brings to the table for their fight at Upton Park. Haye simply sees Chisora as not intelligent enough or talented enough to hang with him in this fight. Read the rest of this entry »

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