Canelo Alvarez: I’ll go down in history as the first to beat Floyd Mayweather

If Canelo Alvarez is awestruck by the prospect of trying to do something that no one else has done - defeat pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather - he doesn't show it. Canelo has maintained the same cool, calm expression throughout the build-up to this fight. It isthe look of a man who is never hurried and never worried. All business. So, after so many others have tried, Is Canelo...
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September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Galindo axed after Chivas defeat

Chivas slipped to 15th position in the Mexican Apertura championship after a 4-2 loss to Puebla on Sunday which prompted the dismissal of coach Benjamin Galindo. Morelia improved to first in the league after Friday's 2-1 victory over Atlas, while Veracruz dropped to second after a 0-0 draw against Queretaro on Saturday. In other games this weekend, Santos Laguna defeated Tigres...
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August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Chivas pulls off shock America win

Rafael Marquez Lugo scored twice in the second half as Chivas caused a surprise in the Apertura by winning 3-1 at Club America. Club America had a chance to go third in the table at the start of the day but were left in fifth place. Marco Jhonfai Fabian put Chivas ahead with a close-range header in the 35th minute, cancelled out five minutes later when Juan Carlos Medina showed...
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October 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Toluca retains top spot in Mexico

Toluca drew America 1-1 on Sunday to remain undefeated in first place of Mexico's top division after seven rounds of matches in the Apertura championship. Carlos Rodriguez slotted in a penalty in the 71st to earn the point for Toluca, but America played most the game with ten players after Jesus Molina was sent off for a high challenge in the 38th. America had taken the lead...
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September 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather’s 5 most exciting fights

Of boxing's big two, Floyd Mayweather is probably the better boxer. Pacquiao is easily the greater gladiator, but it's Mayweather who has made defeating every single man he has ever been in the ring with save one (see below) look easy. Yet that very dominance limits Mayweather's appeal. Whereas Pacman can attract diehard non-Filipino fans because he delivers all the...
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August 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Maurice Hooker and Maple Avenue Boxing Gym fighters score 3-0

Photo by Stacey VerbeekIt was a good night for boxing in Arlington, Texas last night, and Standing 8 Promotions delivered the goods for the true boxing fans of the metroplex. Fans were treated to seven exciting fights on the card and the main event was the perfect ending to a great evening of boxing. It all happened in the Arlington Convention Center right down the street from the...
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August 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Brian Vera Ready to Get Back on Track at PAP Gloves & Guitars

Get ready boxing fans, Paulie Ayala is bringing another exciting night of fights back to Cowtown on Saturday, April 21, 2011 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. Headlining the main event is none other than middleweight contender, Brian Vera (19-6, 12KO’s) from Fort Worth. His opponent is the tough Taronze Washington (14-16, 7KO’s) from Dallas, Texas, and the WBPA Middleweight...
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April 18, 2012  |  Discuss
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