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Mayweather waited for Pacquiao to get old, right?

Everyone says Floyd Mayweather waited for Manny Pacquiao to get old...but did you forget that Floyd's OLDER than Manny? Of course you did. The post Floyd Mayweather Waited For Manny Pacquiao To Get Old … Right? appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cotto To RocNation, Unification With Bundrage?

2015 is shaping up to be the year of new entities, new alliances and huge power moves. Keeping with the trend, boxing’s biggest free agent Miguel Cotto, announced on ESPN’s First Take Thursday his decision to end his relationship with long time promoter Top Rank and join ranks with Jay-Z’s RocNation Sports. He joins super middleweight champion Andre Ward as the second highly...
Via BadCulture
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Sergey Kovalev highlight reel; plus training camp quotes

On March 14 Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (26-0-1, 23 KOs) will face former lineal light heavyweight champion Jean Pascal (29-2-1, 17 KOs) in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Kovalev completed the first half of his preparations in Big Bear Lake, CA then moved to Miami, FL where he is finishing training camp with his trainer, John David Jackson. Coming off of his big win against Bernard Hopkins...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

BoxNation to showcase Premier Boxing Champions starting with Thurman-Guerrero

BoxNation will air a host of top fights from the Premier Boxing Champions series, starting this weekend with rising superstars Keith Thurman and Adrien Broner.  ‘The Channel of Champions’ has three great fights cards as part of the deal, with the highly-touted Thurman to get the ball rolling when he takes on the unrelenting Robert Guerrero this Saturday night, in a glittering...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

50 Cent bets $1.6M on Mayweather beating Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is a heavy betting favorite for his highly-anticipated bout against Manny Pacquiao, and 50 Cent believes the oddsmakers know what they’re doing. During an appearance on Power 105’s The Breakfast Club, 50 Cent revealed that he is planning to place a wager of $1.6 million on Mayweather to win the fight. The...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out! Boxing’s most racist video game

Punch-Out might be one of the best combat sports games ever created and it might also be one of the most racist. The post Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!: Boxing’s Most Racist Video Game appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
2 days ago  |  Discuss

TQBR Radio 3/3: Keith Thurman Vs. Robert Guerrero Preview With Aris Pina

We knew a while ago that Al Haymon would be entering the boxing fray with a pocket full of cash and television dates. Ever since, the debate has been about whether or not that’s a good thing, and how good the product would even be once it got here. And now it’s here. Some may like to playfully call this headfirst leap the “Al Haymon Takeover,” or maybe even the “Haymonopoly...
Via Bloguin Best
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Adonis Stevenson vs Sakio Bika Set For April 4th In Quebec

ADONIS STEVENSON VS. SAKIO BIKA TO TAKE PLACE SATURDAY, APRIL 4 IN FIRST PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS ON CBS EVENT LIVE FROM THE PEPSI COLISEUM IN QUEBEC CITY  Live on CBS at 3 p.m. ET/12 p.m. PT  Photo Credit: Pascal Huot, Journal de Québec MONTREAL (Feb. 27, 2015) – Light heavyweight world champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (25-1, 21 KOs) returns to the ring Saturday...
Via BadCulture
3 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Pacquiao has message for Mayweather with t-shirt?

After seemingly forever, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will finally meet in the ring on May 2. Ahead of the bout, Pacquiao was seen wearing the above shirt while training. The shirt shows Pac-Man, Pacquiao’s nickname, about to chomp on a dollar sign, a reference to Mayweather’s “Money” nickname. If there was ever a fight...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN cuts to commercial right as fighter is knocked down

Below you’ll see a knockdown the closing seconds of round three of the Raymond Serrano vs. Jeremy Bryan fight on ESPN2’s Friday Night Fights undercard. Serrano gets caught and goes down as the referee begins his count and then boom….Honda commercial. Although you can see Serrano getting up or even fully up, it’s still quite a gaffe given knockdowns are typically accompanied...
Via Awful Announcing
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Throwback Thursday: Joe Gans Thumps Spike Sullivan

Back when a color line separated the sport of boxing into what amounted to a couple of pigment-defined leagues, there were still fighters on both sides who seemed able to ferry themselves back and forth across the barrier without issue. They were more exception than rule, but they existed. One such fighter happened to also be a kind of in-ring provocateur; a black man who dared to...
Via Bloguin Best
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Bernard Hopkins: Pacquiao Will Be ‘Target Practice’ For Mayweather

Bernard Hopkins has added his commentary to what should be an iconic buildup for Mayweather vs Pacquiao on May 2. ‘The Alien’ in an interview with FightHype — says “Pacquiao will just be target practice for Floyd by round 6.” “The first 5 or 6 rounds, it’s going to be a back and forth fight because of Pacquiao’s aggression. But Pacquiao is not the best defensive...
Via Thacover2
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos/Quotes Molina & Mares Los Angeles Media Day

LOS ANGELES – With their respective March 7th bouts right around the corner, former three division world champion Abner Mares and super lightweight contender John Molina Jr. hosted their first media workouts, under the Premier Boxing Champions banner, Wednesday at Fortune’s Gym in Hollywood. Joining them, Mares’ trainer Clemente Medina and Molina’s trainer Joe Goossen. Making...
Via BadCulture
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin batters Martin Murray in Monte Carlo to extend his knockout streak to 19

The scariest fighter on the planet treated combat sports fans to another clinic today. It was 30 minutes and 50 seconds of pure unadulterated violence, rated GGG. The “Fighting Pride of St. Helens’ was able to employ his game plan early on. The problem was, it was just that – a game plan. It can only last for so long until you’re continuously eating shots to your body and...
Via Fight Booth
12 days ago  |  Discuss

The curious case of James Kirkland and Ann Wolfe

If James Kirkland wants to earn the upset of the year against Canelo Alvarez, he needs to get down to Austin, Texas, to meet up with Ann Wolfe ASAP. The post The Curious Case Of James ‘The Mandingo Warrior’ Kirkland appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
16 days ago  |  Discuss
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