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Deontay Wilder: "The Call Out" | The Most Valuable Motivator

James D. Edwards gets the blood pumping.  Check out his motivational video, which calls out Bermane Stiverne on behalf of the "Bronze Bomber".  Be sure to check out his site at: TheMostValuableMotivator.Com  And, Follow the Man on Twitter --> @SportsBrothersR If you haven't seen #TheCallOut You gotta see it as it's going #Viral right now! http://t...
Via Sports Brothers Report
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Gennady Golovkin versus Daniel Geale will be ‘a great show, a great fight’

During a Wednesday interview with Fightnews.com, bruising badass Gennady Golovkin said he and Australian Daniel Geale will give fans “a great show, a great fight.” Golovkin (29-0, 26 KOs) will defend the WBA and IBO middleweight belts against the 33-year-old Geale (30-2, 16 KOs) on July 26 at Madison Square Garden. GGG last vacated the squared circle on February 1 after overwhelming...
Via Sports by Colin
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Golovkin discusses Geale and possibly facing Canelo, Cotto or Chavez Jr.

The freight train they call Gennady Golovkin will return to the ring this time on the big stage at the arena at Madison Square Garden to take on challenger Daniel Geale. After a proposed bout with Mexican star Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. fell through the cracks, Golovkin settled with Geale who should present Golovkin with the toughest fight of his entire career. Coming into the bout on...
Via Fight Hub TV
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Brandon Rios highlights & greatest hits

Love him or hate him, Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios almost always puts on a great show. It's been a while since we've seen him in there at his best, and coming out with his hands raised. He suffered the first loss of his pro career in his rematch against Mike Alvarado, but then was able to land a big fight against a comebacking Manny Pacquiao. Pacquiao dominated the fight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Drake parodies Manny Pacquiao singing in ESPYs skit (Video)

Drake filmed a parody of boxer Manny Pacquiao singing which aired during Wednesday night's ESPY awards.In the "Manny Pacquiao Sings" skit, Drake plays Pacquiao in a studio recording session as he sings his version of "Let It Go" from the movie Frozen (utilizing some Disney synergies here). Gary Cole co-stars as the over-enthusiastic music producer.As a basis...
Via Holdout Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Drake nails Manny Pacquiao singing impression at ESPYs (Video)

One of Drake’s funnier skits at the ESPYs came when he did his impression of Manny Pacquiao singing. In addition to being a world champion boxer, Pacquiao enjoys to sing. That doesn’t mean he does it very well, but that doesn’t stop him. The man has even released an album. Well Drake decided to poke […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

TC2 Interview: Middleweight Champion Gennady Golovkin

 Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is one of the most explosive knockout artists in all of boxing and is set to defend his IBO middleweight title Saturday, July 26 live on HBO beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, against Daniel Geale at Madison Square Garden.  The beast from Karaganda, Kazakhstan seems to be one of the most feared boxers on the planet.  Even though he often mentioned in...
Via Thacover2
15 days ago  |  Discuss

BSO Interview: Middleweight Champion Gennady Golovkin

 Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is one of the most explosive knockout artists in all of boxing and is set to defend his IBO middleweight title Saturday, July 26 live on HBO beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, against Daniel Geale at Madison Square Garden.  The beast from Karaganda, Kazakhstan seems to be one of the most feared boxers on the planet.  Even though he often mentioned...
Via BlackSportsOnline
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Ronda Rousey: ‘I Don’t Know Who He Is’ (Video)

While Ronda Rousey has expressed interest in fighting Floyd Mayweather Jr. and even said she could beat him, the fact remains that the potential matchup will likely never come to fruition. But the idea of one of the best pound-for-pound boxers of all-time and the most dominant female fighter in UFC history battling it out is too intriguing to not speculate about it. And that’s...
Via The Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: HBO Boxing Road to Golovkin vs. Geale & Jennings vs. Perez fight preview

On Saturday, July 26th, a doubleheader hits the HBO Boxing airwaves live from Madison Square Garden in New York City, with the Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Geale and Bryant Jennings vs. Mike Perez fights. Right here, you can watch a couple of video previews to get you excited for fight night. First, up above, we have the full HBO Boxing Road to Golovkin vs. Geale special, which is...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Bermane Stiverne: I’m going to beat up Deontay Wilder, he’s not a threat

Long before Bermane "B. Ware" Stiverne (24-1, 21 KOs) knocked out Chris Arreola (35-4) this past May, Deontay "The Bronze Bomber" Wilder (31-0, 31 KOs) started talking smack about Stiverne and he hasn't let up as the impending showdown approaches later this year. Wilder is the mandatory No. 1 challenger for Stiverne's first defense. If the relatively untested...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
16 days ago  |  Discuss

5 Boxing retirements that need to happen in 2014

Hanging up the gloves is always a touchy subject in boxing, but even so every year sees a number of high profile retirements. This year has already seen more than most, with the likes of Erik Morales, Yuri Foreman and Vitali Klitschko bidding adieu. And even so, there should have been even more retirements. David Haye unofficially retired late last year only to (shockingly) spend...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Canelo versus Lara: Father Fight Wolff explains it all

Canelo Alvarez was awarded a controversial split decision over Erislandy Lara this past Saturday night inside of the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The judges scorecards read 115-113 for Lara and 115-113 and 117-111 for Canelo. The Showtime commentators could not agree either. Steve Farhood had it 115-113 for Lara while Brian Kenny had it 116-112 for Canelo. This was a classic...
Via Fight Booth
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Nathan Cleverly & Tony Bellew both score stoppage wins, obstacles cleared for rematch

Saturday night at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, Tony Bellew and Nathan Cleverly each scored early stoppage wins to secure a rematch between the to British rivals. Then at light heavyweight, Cleverly defeated Bellew in their highly anticipated first match. Since, each man has moved to cruiserweight, and if anything, the fires between them are more intense and heated than ever. Bellew...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Canelo Vs. Lara Results: Abner Mares Decisions Jonathan Oquendo, Lackluster-Style

Abner Mares was recovering Saturday night from his first loss, a long layoff and adjusting to new trainer Virgil Hunter, and he got a clear decision win over Jonathan Oquendo in a style that was far less enthusiastic manner than we’re accustomed to seeing from him. It was the final bout before the main event on Showtime pay-per-view, Saul Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara, and it was...
Via The Queensbury Rules
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Canelo Vs. Lara Results: Francisco Vargas Stops An Insane Juan Manuel Lopez

JuanMa Lopez just can’t help himself — if there’s a brawl to be had, he’ll walk right into it. Francisco Vargas escorted him there Saturday on the Showtime pay-per-view undercard of Saul Alvarez-Erislandy Lara, and to his everlasting credit and detriment, JuanMa said, “sure.” The fight was stopped between the 2nd and 3rd rounds. JuanMa has been a ton of fun for a long...
Via The Queensbury Rules
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Kell Brook: Shawn Porter doesn’t want to fight me, but he had no option

Kell Brook has vowed to prove he is a world class fighter by ripping the title from Shawn Porter when they clash at the StubHub Center in Carson, California on August 16. Brook has had to bide his time for his first World title fight with three clashes against previous champion Devon Alexander cancelled through injury to both men. The unbeaten Sheffield star will travel to America...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Sergey Kovalev to Bernard Hopkins: I’ll fight anytime, any place

As Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (24-0-1, 22 KOs) prepares to face Blake "Il Capo" Caparello on August 2nd on HBO Boxing After Dark from Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, NJ, there has been talk of a match between Kovalev and Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins (55-6-2, 32 KOs). In a recent interview with BoxingScene.com, Hopkins called out Kovalev saying: "...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
23 days ago  |  Discuss

There is ‘a good opportunity’ for Miguel Cotto and Timothy Bradley to fight

Speaking on Monday with BoxingScene, trainer Joel Diaz acknowledged that Miguel Cotto would be “a good opportunity” for Timothy Bradley. Top Rank CEO Bob Arum also mentioned the possibility of the 33-year-old Cotto (39-4, 32 KOs) defending the WBC middleweight belt against the 30-year-old Bradley (31-1, 12 KOs) at a catchweight of 150-pounds. “We think that this is a good fight...
Via Sports by Colin
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Although only a middling boxer, Amir Khan is a menace in the streets

Brittle bloke Amir Khan was arrested Friday for allegedly assaulting two teenagers as they were returning from a mosque in Bolton. Although details remain sketchy, the 27-year-old Khan (29-3, 19 KOs) reportedly caused minor wounds to a pair of 19-year-olds. “Officers attended Russell Street and discovered two 19-year-old men had been assaulted. Their injuries are not serious,...
Via Sports by Colin
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Paulie Malignaggi again critical of Manny Pacquiao over drug testing

Paulie Malignaggi was at it again last week criticizing Manny Pacquiao and insinuating the Filipino champion has been on performance-enhancing drugs during his career. Malignaggi’s accusations about Pac-Man go back to 2009 when he was suspicious of the Filipino fighter’s ability to seemingly gain power as he went up in weight classes. As recently as […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Amir Khan Arrested For Allegedly Beating Up Two Men

The Bolton News is reporting that Amir Khan was arrested early Friday morning after an incident in two men were beaten up after returning from a nearby mosque. Police said the two men were hurt but not seriously injured in the incident. Witnesses said the alleged attack happened after Amir pulled up alongside the group of men in a Mercedes C Class in front of Velden Engineering...
Via Thacover2
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Shannon Briggs wants to get knocked onto Queer Street by Wladimir Klitschko

Speaking with FightNews on Thursday, former two-time heavyweight titlist Shannon Briggs said he’s “living right” and ready to battle Wladimir Klitschko. Briggs (55-6-1-1, 48 KOs) earned a unanimous decision over Brazilian Raphael Zumbano Love to capture the vacant NABA heavyweight strap on June 28. A native Brooklynite, Briggs floored Love (34-8-1, 27 KOs) in the opening and...
Via Sports by Colin
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Riddick Bowe May Not Understand How The Female Body Works

Via YouTubeRight in the wet stuff! Former boxing world champion, pro wrestling hopeful and Fresh Prince accoster Riddick Bowe does not enjoy paying $7 for a cup of coffee. To express this, I think Bowe tried to make a “the prices are going up like my dick.” I’m not sure, because what came out was at best a confusing jumble of phrasing, and at worst an announcement that Bowe...
Via With Leather
28 days ago  |  Discuss
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