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Post Mayweather-Maidana II rankings updates: Pound for pound, welterweight, super bantamweight & more

It's rankings updates day! Following the Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana II pay-per-view and the rest of the sport's recent action, we've gone ahead and made our latest update to the top 20 pound for pound list, as well as to several divisional rankings, including the welterweight division where the fight was held. We've also updated the top 10 in two of the other...
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Amir Khan: I’ll out-shine Mayweather when it comes to skills; I’ll beat anyone in a game of chess

Amir Khan just won't stop clamoring for a fight against Floyd Mayweather. Truly, it's something which has plagued him and his career for years, often coming in advance of an upset defeat or an extended layoff which otherwise derails his momentum. He may yet get his chance for the golden ticket and the Mayweather fight, and certainly Showtime is pushing him as an opponent...
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Thabiso Mchunu vs. Garrett Wilson fight breakdown for this weekend’s fight

Thabiso "The Rock" Mchunu (16-1, 11 KOs) is a top counter-punching cruiserweight and, on Sept. 20 at Foxwoods Resort Casino, he is facing an opponent in Garrett "The Ultimate Warrior" Wilson (13-7-1, 7 KOs) with a fierce, aggressive offense. Watch out for fireworks when aggression and defense collide in the ring live on NBC Fight Night. Below is the scouting report...
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George Groves chomping at the bit for this weekend’s return at Wembley

Today super middleweight George Groves conducted a media workout at his Hammersmith gym ahead of Saturday night’s title eliminator and European Championship challenge against Christopher Rebrasse at the SSE Arena, Wembley. Groves was put through his paces by coach Paddy Fitzpatrick and looked in top shape as he enters the final days of training prior to his Wembley return. ...
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Liam Walsh vs. Gary Sykes added to Fury-Chisora II; Bradley Skeete returns this weekend

Bradley Skeete aims to make it a hat-trick of KO wins when he faces Brazilian Leandro Mendes Pinto this Saturday at the York Hall, Bethnal Green. The undefeated Penge welterweight is riding on two back-to-back stoppages. In April he stopped Italian Tobia Giuseppe Loriga in seven rounds and then in July he halted Steven Pearce in three rounds, to bring his record to six stoppages...
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Top U.S. military boxers compete at Veterans Day Boxing Spectacular Nov 8th at Foxwoods

Just days before our nation celebrates Veterans Day, top amateur boxers from four military branches will take the ring for the 2014 Veterans Day Boxing Spectacular. The exciting night of boxing action on Saturday, November 8 at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn., will raise funds for Team Red, White and Blue, the nation's premier veterans support group, and the National...
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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao will happen now, because Mayweather knows he’ll win

Many of us wrote that we thought that Floyd Mayweather would have an easier time with Marcos Maidana this second go around and it happened just that way. With Mayweather-Maidana II done and over with, it's time to look at the potential for Mayweather's next fight. Who's the man to beat him, and what kind of attributes does he need? The Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao...
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Jose Roman headlines Path to Glory Sept 26th vs. Hector Velazquez

Jose Roman (17-1-1, 12 KOs) of Garden Grove, Calif. takes the next step in his quest to become a world champion when he goes against the far more experienced Hector Velazquez (56-22-3, 38 KOs) of Tijuana, Mex. The 8-round "Path to Glory" main event takes place Friday, Sept. 26, from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. Roman, 26, is riding a three-fight winning streak...
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From amateur with losing record to 15-0 prospect, Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna looking to make his mark

Undefeated Middleweight Thomas LaManna has been proving the doubters wrong since he turned professional in 2011. After a pedestrian amateur career that saw LaManna go just 20-21, in tandem with his "Boy Next Door" looks, not much was expected for the now 22-year old. One thing that he did have going for him was that grew up around the sport as his father Vinny LaManna was...
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Amanda Serrano eager to be fighting back in Brooklyn this Thursday

Women's world champion Amanda Serrano (21-1, 16 KO's) knows that she has a tough fight on her hands this Thursday night at the Master Theater in Brooklyn when he she takes on Jackie Trivilino (9-8-3, 1 KO) in a rematch of a fight that took place on March 20, 2009, with Serrano winning a majority decision. Even though she won the first encounter, Serrano is looking for a more...
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Cleverly vs. Bellew II close to finalized, date & venue to be announced soon

Eddie Hearn says that the rematch between Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew is close to being finalized. Cleverly earned a narrow win over Bellew in October 2011 on enemy territory in Liverpool. The bad blood between the pair has continued for years since that first clash and with both men now operating at Cruiserweight, a second fight is close to reality. The pair could’ve faced...
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Billy Joe Saunders vs. Chris Eubank Jr set for Fury-Chisora undercard

Middleweight stars Billy Joe Saunders and Chris Eubank Jr. will clash in one of the biggest British grudge matches in recent years promoter Frank Warren confirmed today. The undefeated rivals have traded insults for the last few years and will now finally get to settle their differences in the ring when they face each other on the blockbuster card title ‘Bad Blood’, headlined...
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Teenage prospect Vincent Feigenbutz, 14-1, signs with Team Sauerland

Team Sauerland is pleased to announce a long-term cooperation with German prospect Vincent Feigenbutz (14-1, 13 KOs). Feigenbutz is one of German boxing’s most exciting young talents. Having turned professional at the tender age of sixteen, the Karlsruhe-based super middleweight has built a reputation as a fearsome puncher. The nineteen year-old’s explosive knockout power will...
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Results & photos: Cecilia Braekhus wins undisputed women’s welterweight championship

Boxing history was made in Copenhagen, Denmark last night. Norwegian star Cecilia Brækhus (26-0, 7 KOs) became the first female boxer to unify a division by holding all four major titles simultaneously. The WBC, WBA & WBO Champion scored a unanimous decision victory over IBF Champion Ivana Habazin (13-2, 5 KOs) to become the undisputed welterweight queen. Cheered on by...
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More on Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 results: Fight night photos & quotes

Floyd Mayweather (47-0, 26 KOs) successfully defeated Argentine slugger Maidana (35-5, 31 KOs) via Unanimous Decision in their rematch on Saturday in front of 16,144 fans at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mayweather fought the fight that he wanted, effectively avoiding the looping punches against the ropes that “El Chino” was able to land in their first bout and pivoting back to...
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Video: Watch Alfredo Angulo knocked down by James De La Rosa

Alfredo Angulo lost to the mostly unknown James De La Rosa in the opening bout of the Mayhem: Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana pay-per-view. Angulo seemed a step behind and sluggish for most of the evening, and entered the ring weighing as much as a smaller cruiserweight. In Round 2, De La Rosa asserted his presence and made it known that he was truly there to win. He knocked...
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Live Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 results here tonight

Follow Our Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana Round by Round Results Blog Tonight: After months of waiting, tonight is the night for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana rematch, the highly anticipated second act between these two fighters. As always for the big fights, ProBoxing-Fans.com is providing live round by round updates of the fight and the entire pay-per-view. So take...
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Results from Twin River: Rich Gingras defeats Joey McCreedy

Rich Gingras defeated Joey McCreedy by unanimous decision in the main event Friday night at Twin River Casino, and now has his eyes set on settling the score with another popular regional foe. Asked who he wants to fight next, Gingras, without hesitation, said Vladine Biosse, who took on Gingras in July of 2013 in a fight which finished with a controversial draw. Credit: CES / Ian...
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Pacquiao vs. Algieri will be shown on BoxNation in the UK

Manny Pacquiao’s ring return against undefeated Chris Algieri has landed on BoxNation for UK fight fans, with the Filipino legend joining fellow pound-for-pound star Floyd Mayweather on ‘The Channel of Champions’. The exciting news of Pacquiao’s bout comes on the eve of Mayweather’s blockbuster showdown with Argentine banger Marcos Maidana. The addition of Pacquiao sees...
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Watch Mayweather vs. Maidana live streaming online

It's time for some Mayhem! This evening at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, and live on Showtime pay-per-view, Floyd Mayweather takes on Marcos Maidana in the rematch of their first fight from this past May. As always with yet another expensive PPV, not all fans are able to spend their cash to buy the fight, and many will be looking to watch Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 live streaming...
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Mayweather vs. Maidana weigh-in results, photos & analysis

Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2 Weigh-in: Floyd Mayweather, Marcos Maidana and all of the fighters from the Mayhem PPV undercard stepped on the scales this afternoon at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, in front of thousands of screaming fans. There was a strong Mexican contingent in town for the festivities of Mexican Independence Day weekend, and to support all of the Mexican fighters...
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Watch: Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana weigh-in video

Mayweather vs. Maidana Weigh-in Results: The Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana weigh-in takes place live this Friday afternoon, at 6pm eastern on the east coast. Right here, you can watch the live stream of the Mayweather vs. Maidana weigh-in video to see how the fighters look as they step on the scale, and whether or not there's any controversy or any dust-ups between the...
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Amir Khan breaks down Mayweather-Maidana 2, still pleading for a Mayweather fight

Amir Khan has tipped Floyd Mayweather to come through his challenge with Marcos Maidana as he still, always, eyes a potential future fight against him. The Bolton native was highly impressive in his last outing against Luis Collazo at his first fight at welterweight, and will now be ringside in Las Vegas after resolving Visa issues that meant he was unable to travel on Thursday morning...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Cecilia Braekhus-Ivana Habazin weigh-in results & photos, Klara Svensson also in action

The Nordic Fight Night returns to Copenhagen with an action packed show featuring three big fights on Saturday night. Ahead of all the action at the Danish capital’s iconic TAP1 venue the fighters made weight today at the Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers Hotel. The card is headlined by the first-ever women's unification fight with all 4 titles at stake, Cecilia Braekhus vs. Ivana...
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Roman Gonzalez vs Juan Francisco Estrada II: 5 Things to know about the potential superfight

There are few fights out there in boxing right now that could rival a rematch between Roman Gonzalez and Juan Francisco Estrada. These two flyweights have to get on their tiptoes merely to stand adjacent to their heavier peers in gaining even a shred of the mainstream recognition their careers and skills deserve. We so often hear cries of neglected superfights, but now boxing has...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss
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