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Canelo Alvarez vs. Floyd Mayweather: You’re Not Dreaming, This Fight Is Happening

In the past there have been thousands of boxing fans who have repetitively accused Floyd Mayweather of ducking the best opponents out there. In addition to ducking Manny Pacquiao, Money May critics also accused him of avoiding Kostya Tszyu and Sergio Martinez. Due to his past of hand picking his opponents there was almost nobody [...]
Via MyBoxing
May 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Povetkin-Rahman presser quotes & photos: Povetkin training with Kostya Tszyu

Povetkin with new coach - Rahman not amused Two very different attitudes on display in Hamburg, Germany. While Alexander Povetkin, WBA Heavyweight-World-Champion, was happy to talk to the press and presented himself in a positive manner, his mandatory Hasim Rahman drew attention by being quite moody at their first press conference leading up to their fight on September 29 in Hamburg...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Watson keeps UFC running smoothly

Since a chance meeting with Dana White at the weigh-in of the Zab Judah-Kostya Tszyu boxing match in 2001, UFC site coordinator Burt Watson has missed just two UFC events in 12 years. "One was because of my daughter's wedding," said the 63-year-old Watson from Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on a busy Tuesday morning. "The other was because of my son's wedding. Those...
Via Fox Sports
June 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Darchinyan trainer Johnny Lewis speaks on upcoming titleshot in Japan

Australian based boxing trainer, Johnny Lewis, has worked the corner of many world champions including Kostya Tszyu and Jeff Fenech.   Right now he is currently guiding the corner of Vic Darchinyan for his upcoming fight against Shinsuke Yamanaka. Here is what he had to say about training one of boxing's best little fighters. Credit: The Corporate Fighter How has it...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Oscar De La Hoya vs. Kostya Tszyu fantasy fight

Boxing Fantasy Fight: De La Hoya-Tszyu When it comes to fantasy fights, I've always found the most fascinating scenarios the fights that could have happened, but didn't, like Roberto Duran vs. Donald Curry. The Golden Boy vs. The Thunder from Down Under is a perfect example. The two men had a brief career intersection when they were both undefeated champions at 140 lbs...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 12, 2012  |  Discuss
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