Will Pac be too fast, too furious against the Dynamite?

Pacquiao Marquez Pacquiao vs. Marquez  manny pacquiao juan manuel marquez By Dave F. Palattao: The question that is stirring to a lot of boxing fans right now is, can the “Dinamita bring a competitive fight comes fight night against Pacquiao? Will the “Pac Man” be too fast, too furious? That remains to be seen. Read the rest of this entry »



Erik Morales back in action In December, doesn’t want Maidana rematch

El Terrible  marcos rene maidana erik morales By Allen Fox: WBC light welterweight champion Erik Morales (52-7, 36 KO’s) will be making his first defense of his World Boxing Council title in December in a fight that will likely take place in Morales’ home country of Mexico. Read the rest of this entry »



Dimitrenko wants title shot against the Klitschkos

Dimitrenko Sprott Dimitrenko vs. Sprott  wladimir klitschko vitali klitschko alexander dimitrenko By Eric Thomas: European Boxing Union (EBU) heavyweight champion Alexander Dimitrenko (32-1, 21 KO’s) wants a title shot against one of the Klitschko brothers after the 29-year-old Dimitrenko labored to an unimpressive 12 round unanimous decision against 36-year-old Michael Sprott (36-17, 17 KO’s) at the Dima Sportscenter in Hamburg, Germany. Read the rest of this entry »



Alfredo Angulo vs. James Kirkland almost a done deal for November 5th

Angulo Kirkland  james kirkland alfredo angulo By Jason Kim: An interesting fight between junior middleweight contender Alfredo Angulo (20-1, 17 KO’s) and James Kirkland (29-1. 26 KO’s) is almost a reality for November 5th, according to the latest boxing news. The only thing the fight needs right now is Kirkland’s signature on the contract and then the fight is good to go on HBO for Cancun, Quintana, Mexico. Read the rest of this entry »



Ellerbe: No Mayweather-Ortiz rematch

Mayweather vs. Ortiz  victor ortiz floyd mayweather jr By Chris Williams: Leonard Ellerbe, the CEO of Mayweather Promotions, has ruled out a rematch for Victor Ortiz against WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. It’s not going to happen because there’s no interest in the fight, says Ellerbe in an interview at fighthype.com. Read the rest of this entry »



Pacquiao vs. Marquez almost sold out – four $900 tickets remaining

Pacquiao Marquez  manny pacquiao juan manuel marquez By Chris Williams: The November 12th fight between WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao and 38-year-old Juan Manuel Marquez is also sold out. Dan Rafael of ESPN reporting that there are only four $900 tickets remaining for the MGM Grand fight in Las Vegas, Nevada. Read the rest of this entry »



Why Saul Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.?

Chavez Alvarez  saul alvarez julio cesar chavez jr By Gerardo Granados: I guess the answer to the question is money. Does boxing fans outside Mexico and the United States will be interested to watch this fight? Undoubtedly both fighters have a big fan base that might be enough to bring good revenues for the promoters of the fight. Read the rest of this entry »



Ortiz wants Pacquiao if Mayweather won’t give him a rematch

 victor ortiz manny pacquiao floyd mayweather jr By Chris Williams: Former WBC welterweight champion Victor Ortiz, his manager and promoter Oscar De La Hoya tried to make a case for a rematch between Ortiz and Floyd Mayweather Jr. today in a conference call. If Mayweather won’t give Ortiz a rematch, then he wants to fight WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao next. All I can say about that is don’t hold your breath waiting for that to happen. Pacquiao fights for Top Rank Promotions, while Ortiz fights for Golden Boy. Need I say more? Read the rest of this entry »



Rios: Victor Ortiz still has two or three big paydays ahead of him

Mayweather Ortiz Mayweather vs. Ortiz  victor ortiz brandon rios By Dan Ambrose: Victor Ortiz (29-3-2, 22 KO’s) may have lost his WBC welterweight title and some respect from boxing fans from his 4th round TKO loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr. (42-0, 26 KO’s), but WBA lightweight champion Brandon Rios believes that Ortiz still has a fairly bright future ahead of him. Rios, who hasn’t been on the best of terms with Ortiz lately, thinks Ortiz has two or three good fights in front of him before he hangs up his gloves. Read the rest of this entry »



Will the Pacquiao – Marquez Trilogy be competitive?

Mayweather vs. Marquez  manny pacquiao juan manuel marquez By John F. McKenna (McJack): Everyone concedes that when World Boxing Organization (WBO)/ World Boxing Association (WBA) lightweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez (53-5-1, 39 KO’s) takes on WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (53-3-2, 38 KO’s) he will either win or go out on his shield in the attempt. There is no quit in “Dinamita”. He has too much pride for that. Read the rest of this entry »



Khan: Mayweather’s last few opponents picked the wrong gameplan

Mayweather Ortiz Mayweather vs. Ortiz  victor ortiz floyd mayweather jr amir khan By William Mackay: IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan thinks that Floyd Mayweather’s last few opponents have used the wrong approach to beating him. Khan says there is a way of beating Mayweather but he isn’t saying what that is right now. Khan is saving that nugget for when he faces Mayweather in the future, possibly as early as next year. Read the rest of this entry »



Mayweather-Ortiz expected to bring in a minimum of 1.3 million PPV buys

Mayweather vs. Ortiz  victor ortiz floyd mayweather jr By Chris Williams: For those boxing fans who care, the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Victor Ortiz mega fight reportedly expected to bring in a minimum of 1.3 million pay per view buys and will likely go much higher when the final numbers are released. This is an excellent total of just a minimum, because Pacquiao’s fights have been hitting below that. Read the rest of this entry »



Dawson must stay focused to beat Hopkins

Dawson Hopkins Dawson vs. Hopkins  chad dawson bernard hopkins By Dan Ambrose: Former light heavyweight champion Chad Dawson (30-1, 17 KO’s) has to make sure he stays 100 percent focused on October 15th against WBC light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins (52-5-2, 32 KO’s) if he wants to make sure he wins this fight. Read the rest of this entry »



Khan wants Maidana to fight Bradley before he’ll consider giving him a rematch

 timothy bradley marcos rene maidana amir khan By William Mackay: Instead of recognizing that WBA light welterweight champion Marcos Maidana is by far a much better option than facing Lamont Peterson next or taking on guys like Paul McCloskey, IBF/WBO light welterweight champion Amir Khan (26-1, 18 KO’s) will be facing the light hitting Peterson next. Read the rest of this entry »



Famous Ring Wars: Dempsey vs. Firpo

Dempsey Firpo  jack dempsey By John F. McKenna (McJack): It has been eighty eight years since ring great heavyweight champion Jack Dempsey and challenger Luis Angel Firpo clashed in their historic and memorable fight. The fight took place before 80,000 paying customers at the Polo Grounds in New York City on September 14, 1923.

Dempsey had achieved the impossible dream when he destroyed the “Pottawatomie Giant” Jess Willard in the 3rd round in Toledo, Ohio on July 4, 1919. Willard was 6’6”, weighed 245 pounds and was thought to be unbeatable. Willard’s main claim to fame was that he was “The Great White Hope” who finally ended the title reign of heavyweight champion Jack Johnson. Willard wore Johnson down with his great strength and KO’d “Lil Artha” in the 26th round. Read the rest of this entry »



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