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The Liver Punch: For The Fans

This Saturday, from a 55,000 person stadium in Brisbane, Australia, Manny Pacquiao will face basically unknown Jeff Horn in a welterweight bout. It’s not the fight that most of us expected for the Filipino. Nothing about the fight is normal. Not the opponent, not the location, and not the fact that instead of being on HBO Pay-Per-View, the bout will be aired on ESPN at 9 pm EST...
Via The Queensbury Rules
June 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Oscar De La Hoya: Dana White ‘disrespectful’ for timing of Mayweather-McGregor

Dana White is facing a fresh round of criticism from the boxing world over the timing of the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight.Oscar De La Hoya blasted White in a Wednesday ESPN appearance, calling the UFC boss “disrespectful” for scheduling the super-fight just three weeks prior to the long-awaited battle between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin.De La Hoya, who has been...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Andre Ward Andre Wards, Stops Sergey Kovalev

It just wouldn’t be an Andre Ward fight without him pissing off droves of fans and assorted boxing figures. Sometimes he deserves it. Sometimes he doesn’t. Saturday brought us a little of both as he beat Sergey Kovalev by stoppage.This is how it went in the light heavyweight match-up of arguably the two best men in the sport, who ascended to those spots by facing each other in...
Via The Queensbury Rules
June 18, 2017  |  Discuss

Oscar De La Hoya thinks Canelo-GGG will do 3 million PPV buys

There is no doubt that Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin is the fight fans have been wanting to see for a few years. They are two of the top boxers in the world, and a meeting between them should produce an incredible fight. And Oscar De La Hoya is banking on that.De La Hoya, whose Golden Boy Promotions backs Canelo, says he thinks the September fight between the two top boxers...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 26, 2017  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones wants to host Canelo Alvarez-GGG fight

When Jerry Jones opened AT&T Stadium, he envisioned the venue being the home for much more than the Dallas Cowboys. He wanted to host NCAA Tournament games, wrestling events, boxing matches, college football games and more. They have done that so far.And now Jones would like to host boxing’s next superfight.Jones is hoping that Golden Boy and K2 Promotions will agree to hold...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 11, 2017  |  Discuss

GGG tops Daniel Jacobs in hardest fight of his career

Daniel Jacobs gave Gennady Golovkin the fight of his life, and may even have deserved to win. But on Saturday night on HBO Pay-Per-View, Golovkin escaped with the close decision in a tense, tactical contest.Jacobs, a big, fast middleweight with a technical pedigree who has overcome worse than Golovkin — that is, cancer — gave Golovkin fits. This writer scored it 114-113 for...
Via The Queensbury Rules
March 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin Wastes More Time Against Dominic Wade

Gennady Golovkin is an absolute animal, as he demonstrated again Saturday night on HBO. The problem is that he’s an aging animal who is wasting our time and his facing opponents like Dominic Wade, who  had no chance on paper and even less in reality. Golovkin took him out easily in the 2nd, after three knockdowns. Wade didn’t show but maybe fractions of seconds of competition...
Via The Queensbury Rules
April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Golovkin destroys Dominic Wade with second round knockout

Gennady Golovkin’s latest fight was a gift to fight fans because it was not on pay-per-view. Unfortunately, if you went to use the restroom, you might have missed all the action. Golovkin destroyed Wade by knocking him down three times in two rounds. Here was the first, which came in Round 1: WATCH: @GGGBoxing sends Wade down to the canvas in Round 1 #TweetReplay https://t...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Andre Ward clinches victory but not imagination

On Saturday night, for the 29th time in his professional career, Andre Ward took home a victory. Boxing fans got their first look at Ward as a light heavyweight, and while they saw him pitch a near shutout against a hungry undefeated Sullivan Barrera, the luster that usually follows Ward just wasn’t there. Even though Ward was facing a heavy underdog, boxing fans were excited...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Canelo & Golovkin Agree To Voluntary Defenses Before Meeting

The World Boxing Council with the full cooperation of all interested parties proudly announces the status of its Middleweight division. Upon the joint request of WBC Middleweight World Champion Saul Alvarez and WBC Middleweight Interim Champion Gennady Golovkin, and their corresponding promotional companies Golden Boy Promotions and K2 Promotions, the WBC has ruled as set forth below...
Via BadCulture
December 14, 2015  |  Discuss
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