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By Peter Wells: Well it’s been quite a while now since my last post and plenty has happened. And already we’ve had some ups and downs to this year so far. Prospects Juan Manuel Lopez and Wilfredo Vazquez Jr where both given a harsh lesson while Manny Pacquiao sent us to sleep with his last […]

Hopkins-Pascal II draws huge ratings for HBO

By Dan Ambrose: The second and hopefully the final fight between Bernard Hopkins and Jean Pascal brought in a huge rating of 1.8 million viewers for HBO Sports last Saturday night. The ratings were the highest for HBO since 2009 when WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko wiped out challenger Chris Arreola in a one-sided 10th […]

Hopkins wants Bute or Dawson next

By Jason Kim: Newly crowned WBC light heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins (52-5-2, 32 KO’s) says he doesn’t care who he faces next – Lucian Bute or Chad Dawson. This comes after beating Jean Pascal (26-2-1, 16 KO’s) by a 12 round unanimous decision last Saturday night at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. Other than […]

Pascal wants a rematch with Hopkins

By Dan Ambrose: After losing to 46-year-old Bernard Hopkins (52-5-2, 32 KO’s) last Saturday night, former WBC light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal (26-2-1, 16 KO’s) wasn’t giving up in wanting to still fight Hopkins in what would be a third fight between two.… Read

Bernard Hopkins – What is his secret?

By John F. McKenna (McJack): Bernard Hopkins AKA “The Executioner” (52-5-2-1, 34 KO’s) defeated Jean Pascal (26-2-1, 16 KO’s) Saturday night at the Bell Center in Montreal. Thus Hopkins became the oldest man at forty six years old to ever win a boxing world championship. George Foreman was forty five years old when he knocked […]

Hopkins: I’ll fight until I’m 50

By Richard Hall: In what was a highly anticipated rematch with the new WBC light heavyweight world champion Bernard Hopkins (52-5-2, 38KO’s) and the former World Boxing Council champion Jean Pascal (26-2-1, 16KO’s) turned out to be a entertaining close decision victory for the oldest world champion in the sport Hopkins, who passed George Foreman […]

What was Jean Pascal thinking tonight?

By Mark Young: Bernard Hopkins is not my favourite fighter by a country mile, I don’t like his persona and on many occasions I have found his fights boring and ugly to watch, but at 46 years old, he schooled Jean Pascal tonight. Pascal entered the ring with exactly the same plan he brought to […]

Hopkins decisions Pascal, captures WBC light heavyweight title

By Jim Dower: 46-year-old Bernard Hopkins (52-5, 32 KO’s) became the oldest man to ever capture a world title tonight when he defeated World Boxing Council (WBC) light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal (26-2-1, 16 KO’s) by a 12 round unanimous decision at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. … Read

Jones loses tonight: Will Bernard Hopkins be the next one to get beat?

By Dan Ambrose: The 42-year-old Roy Jones Jr. really looked his age tonight in getting stopped by Russian Denis Lebedev in a brutal 10th round knockout in a fight that took place in Russia. … Read

16,000 fans expected for Hopkins-Pascal II bout on Saturday night

By Eric Thomas: Saturday’s rematch between WBC light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal (26-1-1, 16 KO’s) and challenger Bernard Hopkins (51-5-2, 32 KO’s) is expected to take place in front of a packed house of 16,000 fans at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. Most of those fans will be rooting for Pascal – the home […]

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