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More on Hopkins vs. Shumenov & Porter vs. Malignaggi results: Fight night photos, quotes

Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins (55-6-2, 32 KOs), at 49-years-old, made history once again on Saturday night. He is now the oldest man to unify a boxing world championship and the oldest fighter to defend a world title-besting his own record-as he defeated Beibut Shumenov (14-2, 9 KOs) via (ridiculous) split decision. Judges Dave Moretti and Jerry Roth scored the fight 116...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
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Bernard Hopkins | The Best From The Week That Was

A media week which began with fighter workouts on Wednesday ended with a somewhat lackluster fight card Saturday Night.  Of the three fights in the championship triple header, the four round blasting of Paulie Malignaggi at the hands of young champ Shawn Porter offered the most excitement.  Peter Quillin jabbed his way to an uninspired victory over an over-matched Lukas Konecny...
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Bernard Hopkins Says He Will Continue to Fight Until He Gets A TKO

The environment at the DC Armory was electric as boxing fans were on hand to see if Bernard Hopkins could make history as the oldest boxer to unify titles and B Hop did not disappoint. As I sat ringside watching the 49 year-old wonder handle Beibut Shumenov, 19 years his junior, with ease, I could barely believe I was watching someone that old.  ¨The Alien¨, who obviously discovered...
Via BlackSportsOnline
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Game Of Thrones: Boxing Edition, Volume One – Bernard Hopkins Is An Alien

There are two types of thrones in boxing: the one for titles and the one for money. Usually, to sit on one throne means to sit on the other, but not always. If you don’t understand this essential dichotomy of the sport it can easily appear a messy and haphazard arrangement of match ups and […] The post Game Of Thrones: Boxing Edition, Volume One – Bernard Hopkins Is An Alien...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Liverpool player ratings against Norwich: Sterling brilliant, Johnson anonymous

Liverpool player ratings against Norwich: Sterling brilliant, Johnson anonymous - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Liverpool’s title dream if edging closer to reality as Brendan Rodgers’ side now find themselves in a commanding position at the top of the Premier League table after a nervy 3-2 over Norwich on Sunday. Raheem Sterling put the visitors ahead with a sensational...
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Showtime Shawn Porter walks right through Paulie Malignaggi with a 4th round TKO to retain the IBF Welter-Weight Championship of the World.

The World of boxing can now add Paulie Malignaggi, to the list of people who have seriously under estimated the power of IBF Welterweight Champion Showtime Shawn Porter. Porter made easy work of the fight last night. For weeks Malignaggi and his camp were talking all kinds of crap of how the former  holder of 2 belts was going to take the IBF Championship away from the one they...
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Paulie Malignaggi talks retirement after loss to Shawn Porter

Paulie Malignaggi was demolished by Shawn Porter during their welterweight fight on Saturday in D.C., and the 33-year-old fighter began talking retirement after his defeat. Paulie went down twice in the fourth — the first time looked like a potential slip after a punch to the back of the head — but the second was […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bernard Hopkins Embarrasses, Drops Beibut Shumenov To Continue On His Absurd Way

The peerless Bernard Hopkins, still fighting at age 49, looked to unify two of the light heavyweight belts as he faced Beibut Shumenov of Kazakstan. He did just that, embarrassing his overmatched opponent on the way to an inexplicable split decision. The 1st round slipped away with little action, both men sizing each other up. When they tangled inside Hopkins scored a typical chopping...
Via The Queensbury Rules
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Bernard Hopkins knocks down Beibut Shumenov

Bernard Hopkins set the record straight once again, that experience is better than youth, and that nobody does it better than ol' B-Hop. Hopkins dominated Beibut Shumenov, two decades his younger, Saturday night at the DC Armory, and televised live on Showtime. Right here, you can watch a video of Hopkins knocking down Shumenov in Round 11. The knockdown was a great exclamation...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
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Video highlights: Shawn Porter destroys Paulie Malignaggi

Watch: Porter Knocks Out Malignaggi Shawn Porter brutalized Paulie Malignaggi over three plus rounds on Saturday night in Washington, D.C. Mailgnaggi couldn't cope with the sheer power, speed and explosive athleticism of the undefeated Showtime Shawn Porter. Right here, you can watch the Porter vs. Malignaggi video highlights to see how it went down, and look at the big punches...
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Bernard Hopkins Vs. Beibut Shumenov Running Undercard Results

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Welterweight David Grayton ran his record to 7-0 with a comprehensive shellacking of Howard Reece (2-4), who was down early in round 1. Reece was on unsteady feet for the entire fight, connecting with one wild right hand before Grayton seemed to have him out on his feet at 1:58 of the 1st round, pummeling him in the corner as the referee jumped in to save...
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21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrien Broner: “I’ll Fight Manny Pacquiao At Any Weight” (Video)

ccc I’m not even mad at AB for continuing to chase that almight dollars.  But as long as there is a civil war in boxing, this fight will never happen. It’s definitely good for conversation. In the video courtesy of Bad Left Hook, Adrien Broner was asked to give his thoughts on Pacquiao-Bradley 2. “Good fight. I want to give a shout-out to Timothy Bradley,” he said. “I...
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Live ringside results: Hopkins vs. Shumenov, Porter vs. Malignaggi, Quillin vs. Konecny

Hopkins vs. Shumenov Results from Washington, D.C.: ProBoxing-Fans.com is live ringside on Saturday night for the Showtime tripleheader headlined by Bernard Hopkins vs. Beibut Shumenov, and also featuring Shawn Porter vs. Paulie Malignaggi and Peter Quillin vs. Lukas Konecny. Plus, there's a wealth of prospects on the Showtime Extreme and off-TV undercards. Right here, you'...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrien Broner: “I’ll Fight Manny Pacquiao At Any Weight” (Video)

I’m not even mad at AB for continuing to chase that almight dollars.  But as long as there is a civil war in boxing, this fight will never happen. It’s definitely good for conversation. In the video courtesy of Bad Left Hook, Adrien Broner was asked to give his thoughts on Pacquiao-Bradley 2. “Good fight. I want to give a shout-out to Timothy Bradley,” he said. “I think...
Via BlackSportsOnline
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jorge Masvidal gets decision victory over Pat Healy

Jorge Masvidal earned an impressive decision victory over Pat Healy at UFC on Fox 11. Mandatory Credit: fansided.com Jorge Masvidal earned a unanimous decision victory against Pat “Bam Bam” Healy at UFC on Fox 11 in his home state of Florida. Masvidal comprehensively out-struck his opponent for three rounds and the judges rewarded him by scoring the fight 30-27, 30-27, 29-28...
Via The Sports Journal
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Fans ‘will be treated to’ watching Gennady Golovkin knockout Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

Abel Sanchez told World Boxing News on Friday that Gennady Golovkin has resumed training and is excited to throw fists with former WBC middleweight titlist Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Meeting at 168 pounds, the 5-foot-11 Golovkin (29-0, 26 KOs) is tentatively slated to face the 6-foot-1 Chavez (48-1-1-1, 32 KOs) on July 19 at The Forum in Inglewood, California. The 32-year-old Golovkin...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video: The Fight Corner on Pacquiao vs. Bradley aftermath, Canelo vs. Lara & more

In the latest edition of The Fight Corner, the guys focus on the aftermath of the Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley rematch. How the fight played out, what it means for each man's career, and what might be coming next. Additionally, they talk about one of the best upcoming fights for the summer, Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara. Alvarez vs. Lara is a highly intriguing match...
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Wladimir Klitschko training camp photos & video

Wladimir Klitschko is just a week away from his next title bout, a defense against the little known, lightly regarded Alex Leapai. Klitschko has been conducting his training camp in the beautiful Austrian countryside. Right here, you can check out a collection of photos from Klitschko's training camp, as well as a training camp video, which brings you into the life of...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sanchez finishes Silva in San Antonio

4/18/14 – Alex Mattis The Alamodome in San Antonio, TX was once again the scene as Golden Boy brought another night of fights to the Lone Star state. The main event of the FoxSports1 televised card saw a welterweight showdown between Alan Sanchez and Jorge Silva. Sanchez used his reach, jab, and resolve to over-match the aggressive Silva; eventually closing the show with a straight...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Miguel Cotto vs. Sergio Martinez results & round by round updates

Martinez vs. Cotto Round by Round Results: On Saturday, June 7th, Miguel Cotto returns to the site of some of his biggest wins and best performances at Madison Square Garden, as he moves up to middleweight to challenge the division's kingpin, Sergio Martinez. Right here is your spot to check out live Cotto vs. Martinez results coverage, as well as updates from the entire undercard...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Negotiating With Al Haymon & Showtime

Al Haymon is a couple of big signings from truly running championship boxing. According to reports,  former middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is strongly considering parting ways with his long-time promoter, Bob Arum, and Top Rank. According to one source, Chavez’s unanimous decision victory over Bryan Vera on September 28 was the final bout on his contract. Chavez...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Allegedly Negotiating With Al Haymon & Showtime

Julio Cesar Chavez has been in talks with Bob Arum and Top Rank Boxing regarding a June fight against Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin but the talks have seemed to have slowed due to reports that have JCC talking to boxing advisor Al Haymon. Nearly all of Haymon’s fighters fight for Showtime Boxing, which would seriously put the proposed June fight in jeopardy. The alleged offer from...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Hopkins vs. Shumenov, Porter vs. Malignaggi weigh-in results, photos & video

This weekend in Washington, D.C., fans will be treated to an action-packed tripleheader, headlined by Bernard Hopkins vs. Beibut Shumenov. The weigh-ins for the event were held on Friday, and you can find the complete results, photos, videos and quotes collection right here. Hopkins vs. Shumenov Weigh-in Photos Hopkins vs. Shumenov Weights Bernard Hopkins: 172.4 lbs Beibut...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pacquiao spends $20K taking 50-man entourage shopping

Manny Pacquiao is a nice and generous guy, but there is a reason most people feel at some point he will end up broke. The problem with 50-man entourages is when you retire they quickly shrink to 5-man entourages. But, Manny was in a giving mood after beating Tim Bradley officially for the first time (unofficially for second time). Manny Pacquiao didn’t waste any time spending his...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bad Milk: Bernard Hopkins Vs. Beibut Shumenov Preview And Prediction

Shortly after Beibut Shumenov was born in Kazakhstan, his aunt made a near fatal mistake and gave the new baby boy bad milk. The toddler turned blue, leaving his poor dad to rush him to the doctor. As Shumenov said recently, he is lucky to be alive after this kiddy calamity. At just about the same time, on the other side of the planet a 17 year old Bernard Hopkins was being sentenced...
Via The Queensbury Rules
2 days ago  |  Discuss

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