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BACK AT IT AGAIN

BACK AT IT AGAIN

Posted on Saturday, January 24th, 2015 at 2:05 am.

Two trains are colliding this Saturday night.  There might a casualty but also the survivor will get a second chance of being relevant again. It won’t be the first time these two trains crash each other but for all intent and purposes it should be the last time.  From the 1st Bank Center in Denver, :READ MORE…

WHAT IS IN A DEADLINE?

WHAT IS IN A DEADLINE?

Posted on Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 3:41 pm.

Deadlines come and go. Some get met, some don’t. In boxing, it is no different and two important ones were set forth in this first month of January.  After a couple of months of haggling and of tension filled silence from Team Cotto the deal that Golden Boy Promotions had offered since the end of :READ MORE…

WILDER BEATS STIVERNE AND THE CRITICS

WILDER BEATS STIVERNE AND THE CRITICS

Posted on Tuesday, January 20th, 2015 at 6:12 am.

This Saturday night history was made when Tuscaloosa, Alabama’s Deontay “Bronze Bomber” Wilder (33-0, 32KO) didn’t knock out but clearly out-boxed defending WBC heavyweight champion Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne (24-2-1, 21KO) to become the first American-born heavyweight to capture a slice of the heavyweight pie since 2006.  Along with that Wilder became the first undefeated :READ MORE…

PBC ON NBC: HERE WE COME!

PBC ON NBC: HERE WE COME!

Posted on Thursday, January 15th, 2015 at 6:35 am.

After much hearsay, assumptions and gossip, reclusive advisor Al Haymon announced his NBC deal named  “Premier Boxing Champions” which kicks off on March 7th at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The first telecast which will be shown on NBC will feature WBA interim welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (24-0, 21KO) vs :READ MORE…

FIVE FIGHTS FOR 2015 PART II

FIVE FIGHTS FOR 2015 PART II

Posted on Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at 5:02 am.

In the last Boxing 360 blog, we went over three out of the five fights we want to see in 2015. Now we come back with the other two. Will we see any of these fights? Some of these? None of these? Only time will tell. 4. Miguel Cotto (39-4, 32KO) vs Gennady Golovkin (31-0, :READ MORE…

FIVE FIGHTS FOR 2015 PART I

FIVE FIGHTS FOR 2015 PART I

Posted on Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 at 6:41 am.

Christmas has come and gone and the New Year has begun. Good thing the boxing gods hear our prayers all year long or at least we want to believe that. With that said, this week we will go over the five fights we definitely want to see in the next twelve calendar months. In no :READ MORE…

SO WHAT IS THE HOLD UP?

SO WHAT IS THE HOLD UP?

Posted on Friday, January 9th, 2015 at 12:58 pm.

Twenty-four year old Saul “Canelo” Alvarez got bold last week when he sent WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto an open letter through the press asking him not to duck him and to sign the contact to face each other on the much fought over May 2nd date. In the letter Alvarez went as far to :READ MORE…

MAYWEATHER & PACQUIAO

MAYWEATHER & PACQUIAO

Posted on Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 at 5:46 pm.

THE LATEST AND GREATEST BETWEEN MAYWEATHER & PACQUIAO In hopes of bringing boxing fans the latest news in the on goings of the sport, Boxing 360 has your most recent progress report of the ongoing negotiations between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao for their proposed mega fight.  Top Rank’s Bob Arum told a prominent :READ MORE…

FIGHTER OF THE YEAR PART III

FIGHTER OF THE YEAR PART III

Posted on Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 at 7:43 am.

In the past two blogs, we delved into the different reason why either former interim WBA light welterweight champion Mauricio “Maestro” Herrera or current WBO lightweight champion Terence “Bud” Crawford should be named 2014’s Fighter of the Year.  Now in this third and last installment on the topic we will go over why hardcore boxing :READ MORE…

FIGHTER OF THE YEAR PART II

FIGHTER OF THE YEAR PART II

Posted on Friday, January 2nd, 2015 at 1:03 pm.

In the last blog we went over why many in the boxing world have nominated veteran junior welterweight Mauricio “Maestro” Herrera as the Fighter of the Year on the strength of two robbed decisions, the first against Danny Garcia last March and the second against Jose Benavidez Jr just a couple of weeks ago, both :READ MORE…