Roach: Pacquiao will make his decision about who he’ll be fighting next after the holidays

Pacquiao Marquez Pacquiao vs. Marquez  manny pacquiao By Chris Williams: Trainer Freddie Roach doesn’t have clue one about who his fighter WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao will be fighting next other than biggest fight he can get. Roach, who usually has a pretty good idea who Pacquiao is interested in fighting, doesn’t know in this case who Pacquiao will be fighting next. Read the rest of this entry »

Judges, decisions and the boxers who lose out

Pacquiao Marquez Pacquiao vs. Marquez  manny pacquiao juan manuel marquez By Kasim Aslam: The 3rd installment between Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez caused a storm of controversy. As soon as the judges scored had been read, a chorus of boos reigned upon the MGM grand in Las Vegas. Read the rest of this entry »

Froch: I’m like a caveman ready to tear someone apart

Froch Ward Froch vs. Ward  carl froch andre ward By Scott Gilfoid: WBC super middleweight champion Carl Froch (28-1, 20 KO’s) figures he’s got the power advantage over WBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward (24-0, 13 KO’s) and thinks that with that advantage he’ll come out on top next month on December 17th in their Super Six finals bout at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Read the rest of this entry »

Grant stops Botha

By Jim Dower: 39-year-old Michael Grant (48-4, 36 KO’s) showed that he has a little bit more left in the tank compared to his 43-year-old opponent Francois Botha (48-6-3, 28 KO’s) in a battle of aging heavyweights at the Monte Casino, in Johannesburg, South Africa. Read the rest of this entry »

Peterson to try and match Khan’s workrate on December 10th

Khan Peterson Khan vs. Peterson  lamont peterson amir khan By William Mackay: Lamont Peterson (29-1-1, 15 KO’s) is well aware of the danger of being outworked by IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan (26-1, 18 KO’s) on December 10th if he’s not focused in their fight at the Convention Center in Washington, DC. Read the rest of this entry »

Mayweather Sr – Marquez beat the hell out of Pacquiao

Pacquiao Marquez Pacquiao vs. Marquez  manny pacquiao juan manuel marquez By Chris Williams: Floyd Mayweather Sr. doesn’t think the right guy won the fight last week in the mega bout between WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KO’s) and Juan Manuel Marquez (53-6-1, 39 KO’s) on November 12th. Mayweather Sr. saw Marquez winning the fight and feels he got ripped off by the judges. Read the rest of this entry »

Dib crushes Servidei

Dib Servidei Dib vs. Servidei  billy dib By Dan Ambrose: Making his first defense of his IBF featherweight title, champion Billy Dib (33-1, 20 KO’s) easily beat #8 ranked International Boxing Federation challenger Alberto Servidei (31-1-2, 7 KO’s) by a 1st round knockout on Saturday night at the Homebush Sports Centre in Sydney, Australia. Read the rest of this entry »

Chavez Jr. vs. Manfredo Jr. & Clottey vs. Green tonight

 peter manfredo jr julio cesar chavez jr joshua clottey By Dan Ambrose: Tonight in a Top Rank card, WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (43-0-1, 30 KO’s) will be putting his World Boxing Council title and unbeaten record on the line against #4 ranked contender Peter Manfredo Jr. (37-6, 20 KOs) at the Reliant Arena in Houston, Texas. The fight will be aired on HBO likely due to Chavez’s popularity among Hispanic fans. The card is kind of weak. The Chavez-Manfredo and Clottey-Green are really poor fights in my opinion, but I can understand why they were made. Chavez Jr. is a weak champion and Clottey hasn’t fought in ages. Read the rest of this entry »

Is Haye making a comeback?

Haye Klitschko Haye vs. Klitschko  david haye By John F. McKenna (McJack): Just weeks after announcing his retirement on his 31st birthday on October 13 reports are circulating in the UK and Germany that former WBA champion David Haye (25-2, 23 KO’s) has plans to make a comeback. Read the rest of this entry »

Maccarinelli beats Marosi and proves nothing

By William Mackay: Former WBO cruiserweight champion Enzo Maccarinelli (33-5, 26 KO’s) was successful on Friday night in winning his first fight at light heavyweight, albeit against a weak opponent in 34-year-old Hungarian Gyorgy Marosi (12-1, 8 KO’s) at the York Hall, Bethnal Green, London. Read the rest of this entry »

The Thrilla in Manila – Did anybody really win?

By John F. McKenna (McJack): With the recent passing of Philadelphia’s great former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier it brought back the classic 3rd fight in the Trilogy between Joe Frazier and Muhammad Ali. Read the rest of this entry »

Brandon Rios wants Marcos Maidana to be first fight at 140

By Lisa Madeina: It’s no secret to why Brandon Rios is one of the most exciting prospects in the world. According to Yahoo sports, Rios was quoted saying “he wants Maidana, he wants war!” Rios also went on to say he’ll take on Juan Manuel Marquez and wants war with Gamboa. Read the rest of this entry »

Khan – Peterson lost in the shuffle

By John F. McKenna (McJack): The upcoming fight between WBA/IBF light welterweight champion Amir Khan (26-1, 18 KO’s) and mandatory challenger Lamont Peterson (29-1-1, 15 KO’s) has been all but lost in the shuffle with all the hoopla surrounding the huge fight between Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez. Read the rest of this entry »

Froch says Bute isn’t on his or Ward’s level

By Lisa Madeina: Carl Froch was on Sky Sports stating what he thought of IBF super middleweight champion Lucian Bute. And here’s what he had to say: “After my fight with Ward, one of us will be the WBA WBC Super middleweight champion of the world. Bute is next. Read the rest of this entry »

Marquez and Pacquiao Should Not Fight Again

By Glen Anglin: After anticipating Marquez-Pacquiao III more than any fight in recent memory, I was completely dissatisfied and disappointed after viewing the match. Not because the fight lacked action or because it was not fought at a high skill level, but because in the end we were left with another razor thin decision that had to be left to judges to vote the winner. Read the rest of this entry »

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