Former three-division world champion “Sugar” Shane Mosley is coming out of retirement for a rematch with Nicaraguan fighter Ricardo “El Matador” Mayorga. According to a report by ESPN boxing insider Dan Rafael published on Saturday, a pay-per-view fight between the two veteran fighters has been scheduled for Aug. 29 at a still undecided location in...Read More
By every objective measure, Shane Mosley vs Ricardo Mayorga II is a bad fight. Both men are 41. This is not good for their health, nor does it add anything to their legacies. Mayorga hasn’t won a meaningful fight in well over a decade and Mosley hasn’t fought it two years. So why am I so excited for it? I blame boxing Twitter. Before I explain why I’m deeply into this freak...
You read the names in the title correctly. No, you haven’t traveled 10 years into the past — we’re still in 2014. The stars of the past are all fighting this week (perhaps to make up for so few of the stars of the present being in action). I’m going to keep it short and sweet so that it’s not too depressing. Anselmo Moreno Vs. Juan Carlos Payano, Friday, Fox Sports 1...
On Saturday, September 27, 2014, boxing returns to Oklahoma City, as Ivaylo Gotzev and his Epic Sports and Entertainment will present "Rumble on the River" at OKC Downtown Airpark. Featured in the main events will be the return of a pair of well-known names, Ricardo "El Matador" Mayorga (29-8-1, 23 KOs) and Samuel Peter (34-5, 27 KOs). "Yori Boy" Campas (102-17-3, 79 KOs) will appear...
For at least one night, Twin River Casino will turn into 19th century Spain complete with the crafty matador trying to tame the hard-charging bull. Sticking to its promise of bringing bigger, bolder main events to its loyal fan base in 2014, Classic Entertainment & Sports will kick off its Twin River Fight Series with an old-fashioned bullfight as former two-time world champion...
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