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title Joe Calzaghe vs. Roy Jones Jr. On November 8th

Joe Calzaghe Roy Jones Jr.By Dean Harman: Undefeated Joe Calzaghe (45-0, 32 KOs) and Roy Jones Jr.  → read full article


title Mosley vs. Mayorga: If Successful, Shane Wants Margarito

Antonio Margarito Ricardo Mayorga Shane MosleyBy Tim Neilson: In a stay busy fight, former lightweight, welterweight and light middleweight champion Shane Mosley (44-5, 37 KOs) will be taking on former welterweight and light middleweight champion Ricardo Mayorga (29-6, 23 KOs) in a scheduled 12-round bout on September 27th, at the Staples Center, in Los Angeles, California.  → read full article


title Will Hatton Continue to Take The Easy Route After Malignaggi?

Ricky HattonBy Jim Dower: With other more potentially tougher opponents out there to fight in the light welterweight division, former IBF champion Ricky Hatton (44-1, 31 KOs) took a blind eye to them recently, ignoring more worthy fighters like Timothy Bradley (perhaps the best light welterweight in the division at this point) and Andreas Kotelnik, to fight the soft-punching IBF champion Paulie Malignaggi on November 22nd at the MGM Grand, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  → read full article


title Cotto vs. Cintron?

Kermit Cintron Miguel CottoBy Eric Thomas: In the latest boxing news, former IBF welterweight champion Kermit Cintron (29-2, 27 KOs) recently signed a promotional contractor with Lou DiBella.  → read full article


title Forget Pacquiao, De La Hoya Needs To Avenge His Losses Or Else Face Margarito

Antonio Margarito Manny Pacquiao Oscar De La HoyaBy Chet Mills: With still no official word as to who Oscar De La Hoya will be facing for his final fight on December 6th, it seems as if the leading candidate in the running is small lightweight Manny Pacquiao, the 5’6″ Filipino star.  → read full article


title Boxing: HBO Reports pt. 1: Stop Pushing

By Anthony Coleman:

Introduction:

Over the past 20 years HBO has emerged from being a major player in Professional Boxing to become the most influential present in the sport.  → read full article


title Hopkins vs. Pavlik: Will Bernard’s Age Finally Catch Up To Him?

Bernard Hopkins Kelly PavlikBy Chris Williams: It’s a fight that former middleweight champion Bernard Hopkins (48-5-1, 32 KOs) would have been at a clear disadvantage even in the prime of his boxing career, but now at 43 years-old, it’s a fight that he has almost zero chance of winning even under the best case scenario.  → read full article


title Samuel Peter vs. Vitali Klitschko on October 11th

Samuel Peter Vitali KlitschkoBy Jim Dower: It seems like ages I’ve waited for this match-up to occur, and finally we have a date set – October 11th – for WBC heavyweight champion Samuel Peter (30-1, 23 KOs) to defend his title against former WBC title holder Vitali Klitschko (35-2, 34 KOs), the older brother of current IBF/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko.  → read full article


title Miguel Cotto = Fernando Vargas?

Fernando Vargas Miguel CottoBy Tom Hanson: I’m not sure if I’m the only one that noticed this or not, but I couldn’t help but see the close similarities of Miguel Cotto (32-1, 26 KOs) and former welterweight star Fernando Vargas earlier in his career.  → read full article


title David Haye – The Saviour of Boxing

David HayeBy Abbas Dadhiwala: Nothing does more to emphasize the parlous state of heavyweight boxing than the recent fight between Wladimir Klitschko and Tony ‘The Tiger’ Thompson.  → read full article



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