Found November 16, 2011 on Pro Boxing Fans:
Following Manny Pacquiao's disputed Majority Decision win over Juan Manuel Marquez on November 12, one of the first thoughts that came to mind for me was the latest pound for pound rankings. Many people are reluctant to shift around the fighters at the very top of the list unless they explicitly lose a contest. However, stubbornly maintaining order without the evidence to back up that claim does nothing but give a false impression about the current landscape of the sport. Given that, and after each man's most recent performance in the ring, does Floyd Mayweather deserve to be back at the number 1 pound for pound slot, ahead of Manny Pacquiao? ----> View the latest top 20 pound for pound rankings from Credit: Scott Levinson / Pound for pound lists are supposed to reflect several different things. They are supposed to reflect beliefs about who the best fighters in the world are, regardless of weight. If everyone was the same size, wh...

Mayweather wins huge game of chicken

Any hopes of a May 5 Floyd Mayweather, Jr.-Manny Pacquiao mega-bout were nipped in the bud by a preemptive email to Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer on Monday. Retired federal judge Daniel Weinstein, a mediator often used to smooth out conflicts between Top Rank and Golden Boy, sent the message to inform all parties that Pacquiao promoter and Top Rank CEO Bob Arum was not interested...

Weekend Afterthoughts, Manny Pacquiao Vs. Juan Manuel Marquez III Edition

Overlooked in the aftermath of Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez III and all the debates about whether the judges robbed Marquez and whether Pacquiao sucks now is that JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ GAVE AN INTERVIEW WHERE HE WORE A SOMBRERO OVER HIS NAKED JUNK. That is Mexican manliness personified.But there are serious things left to debate. Maybe some of them can be debated dispassionately...

Juan Manuel Marquez cheated? You decide, pic

(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)

Juan Manuel Marquez: The Manny Pacquiao Past And A History Of The Future

The Counterpuncher. He’s not a front runner. He is patient. Watching, calculating. Defense first, elusive tack. He takes what you give him and turns it around. Catch the grenade and toss it back. Juan Manuel Marquez is certainly among the greatest counterpunchers in the history of the sport. He may even be the best. And those things that are intertwined in his fighter's...

Debunking The "Juan Manuel Marquez Is A Cheating Foot Stomper" Video

Here and elsewhere, yesterday and today, some of the more fanatical fans of Manny Pacquaio are flooding the zone with the above video that allegedly shows what a big fat cheater Juan Manuel Marquez was this weekend by stepping on Pacquiao's foot a whopping five times. With that "Walking Dead" theme music, I can only assume that Marquez' alleged cheating...
Boxing News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.