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Amir Khan: I’ll out-shine Mayweather when it comes to skills; I’ll beat anyone in a game of chess

Amir Khan just won't stop clamoring for a fight against Floyd Mayweather. Truly, it's something which has plagued him and his career for years, often coming in advance of an upset defeat or an extended layoff which otherwise derails his momentum. He may yet get his chance for the golden ticket and the Mayweather fight, and certainly Showtime is pushing him as an opponent...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

George Groves chomping at the bit for this weekend’s return at Wembley

Today super middleweight George Groves conducted a media workout at his Hammersmith gym ahead of Saturday night’s title eliminator and European Championship challenge against Christopher Rebrasse at the SSE Arena, Wembley. Groves was put through his paces by coach Paddy Fitzpatrick and looked in top shape as he enters the final days of training prior to his Wembley return. ...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Hard Rock server: Mayweather left no tip on $25K tab

A waitress at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas complains that boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and his entourage stiffed her for a tip after partying their on Sunday, the day after Floyd’s fight at the MGM. According to TMZ, te waitress, Nik Nguyen, says Mayweather and about 150 people in his party — including […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Omar Narvaez, Kazuto Ioka, Orlando Salido And Richar Abril

After one of the biggest boxing weeks of the year, the next seven days are time for a break for all but the most hardcore fans. It’s not that there’s nothing on (there is, and quite a lot of it is on TV), it’s just that it’s a mile wide and an inch deep (like the lake above, but less pretty). There are some mid-level names fighting, as you can see from the headline, but...
Via The Queensbury Rules
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Amir Khan: Mayweather Doesn’t Have The Power To Hurt Me

Floyd Mayweather doesn’t have the power to hurt anyone in the ring, but that doesn’t mean he’s not going to win easily anyway. Amir Khan has returned to politicking and taking shots in hopes of landing an opportunity to particpate in the Mayweather sweepstakes.  After watching Mayweather win a twelve-round decision over Marcos Maidana on Saturday night – Khan feels even...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather beats Marcos Maidana, remains undefeated

Floyd Mayweather did one of the things Saturday night that makes him the best in the world, which is to figure out what his opponent does well and neutralize it. It was enough to win by wider margins this time against his fiercest recent foe, Marcos Maidana, than last time. It was a far less interesting bout, of course, because Mayweather wins more easily when he avoids contact —...
Via The Queensbury Rules
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Vs. Marcos Maidana Undercard Results: James De La Rosa Beats Up Alfredo Angulo

In the opening bout of the Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana undercard on Showtime pay-per-view, middleweight (very) fringe contender James De la Rosa beat up former 154-pound contender Alfredo Angulo, perhaps ending his career. Angulo, who’d blown up to 180 pounds since the weigh-in, looked ponderously slow. El Perro has never been a speedster, but the move to 160 has done...
Via The Queensbury Rules
3 days ago  |  Discuss

JuanMa Lopez Gets KO’d By Monster Right Hand (Video)

In 2010 Juan Manuel Lopez was considered the #1 Puerto Rican boxing prospect and one of the most talented fighters in the world. Today he’s a washed up 31 year old fighter who was viciously KO’d last night in Vegas. Lopez was put down in the second round of last night’s fight against Jesus Cuellar. JuanMa has now been knocked out in 3 of his last 4 fights. Check out the Full...
Via BlackSportsOnline
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Juan Manuel Marquez says rematch with Maidana is ‘easy’ fight for Mayweather

Former Floyd Mayweather Jr. foe, Juan Manuel Marquez would knows a thing or two about the self-proclaimed, The Best Ever, and doesn’t give his Sept. 13 for Marcos Maidana  much of a chance in the rematch Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Marquez said it will be a great fight, but said that the fight would be  easy for Mayweather, because he likes when fighters pressure...
Via Fight Hub TV
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Mike Tyson calls Canadian reporter a POS multiple times

Great to meet the legendary @MikeTyson today at City Hall pic.twitter.com/izArHze8Vc — Mayor Rob Ford (@TOMayorFord) September 9, 2014 Canadian reporter Nathan Downer was looking to get a reaction out of Mike Tyson earlier today when the former undisputed heavyweight champion visited CP24’s studios in Toronto. Tyson was scheduled to promote his one man show, Mike Tyson: The Undisputed...
Via Fight Booth
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mike Tyson curses out reporter on live TV

Mike Tyson clearly doesn’t care about letting you know exactly how he feels about you. Tyson did an interview with a Canadian news network. The interviewing reporter, Nathan Downer, asked Tyson whether or not his rape conviction would negatively effect Toronto’s mayor Rob Ford, since Tyson is a Ford supporter. What follows could only be described as pure comedy. http://youtu.be/FDdSVYmp714
Via BlackSportsOnline
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Police: Jermain Taylor shot cousin several times, in custody

Former undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor has been arrested and charged with first-degree domestic battery and aggravated assault in the shooting of his cousin, a Pulaski County (Arkansas) Sheriff’s Office spokesman told ESPN. The cousin remains in serious condition at an area hospital after being shot multiple times, the spokesperson, Lt. Carl Minden said. The incident...
Via Low Brow Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather fires back at 50 Cent the only way he knows how

Jason Whitney Boxer Floyd Mayweather and rapper 50 Cent have had quite the beef the last couple of days. It started with 50 Cent challenging Mayweather to the Ice Bucket Challenge along with reading a page of Harry Potter, which since has been retracted to just a page from the Dr. Seuss children’s book Cat in the […] Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports Lists - Sports bloggers...
Via Sports-Kings
25 days ago  |  Discuss
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