Wladimir Klitschko stopped Tony Thompson in the sixth round to keep a comfortable hold on his WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight titles Saturday night.Although he’s running out of goals and non-familial competition, Wladimir Klitschko still can strive for greatness, Dan Rafael writes.The 36-year-old champion Klitschko, 58-3 with 51 knockouts, floored Thompson with a big right [...]
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July 7th, 2012 · 2 Comments · Boxing
June 10th, 2012 · No Comments · Boxing
Manny dominated the fight in every way yet lost. Do you think his squabbles with mega promoter, Bob Arum, might have influenced the decision?
September 24th, 2011 · No Comments · Boxing
If you get a chance watch the final episode ot the HBO 24/7 Mayweather Ortiz Fight. Fantastic filming of a bizarre Las Vegas fight. Stop ducking Manny!!!!
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July 24th, 2011 · No Comments · Boxing
What can I say –another disappointing one sided fight for the unification of the Junior Welterweight Division. Zab was never in this much anticipated battle. At least is was HBO not pay per view. Khan is now 7-0 under the tutelage of Freddy Roach. I wonder how Merriweather will duck Amir.
Fell asleep on this” fight of the year”
Bernard Hopkins won an unanimous decision over Jean Pascal for the Light Heavyweight Championship thus eclipsing George Foreman as the oldest fighter ever to win a title.
Tags: Bernard Hopkins
March 13th, 2011 · No Comments · Boxing
Football’s loss may be boxing’s gain. With the NFL in labor limbo, Ravens safety Tommy Zbikowski returned to pro boxing Saturday and produced a first-round technical knockout over less-fit opponent Richard Bryant. The 25-year-old Zbikowski pounded a left hook to the 235-pound Bryant’s belly, and the big man lost his breath and slumped to the [...]
Manny Pacquiao may soon turn his attention from campaigning for Congress to negotiating the details on the richest fight in boxing history. Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, toldThe Associated Presson Monday that discussions could begin as early as Tuesday for a bout against Floyd Mayweather Jr., once results are in from the Philippine elections. The matchup [...]
May 2nd, 2010 · No Comments · Boxing
Floyd Money Mayweather survived a difficult 2nd round and went on to turn the fight in the 3rd and easily defeat a tired Mosley. Sugar Shane knocked down Floyd in the 2nd and just about finished him off. But the wily undefeated Mayweather stormed back and took control of the fight.
May 1st, 2010 · No Comments · Boxing
I have grown tired of watching Floyd Mayweather fight a succession of guys who were half his size. Not tonight–Sugar Shane Mosley is his opponent and there will be no walkover tonight. At least Mosley is his size but “Money ” is still a big favorite.