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Boxing360's Debate Of The Week 7/28/2015

Boxing360’s Debate Of The Week 7/28/2015

Posted on Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 10:31 am.

Last week we debated on how legendary Rocky Marciano would have fared in a previous or future era.  Marciano retired with an unbeaten record of (49-0, 43 KOs) in 1955. There have been a few close calls of the record being tied but yet nearly 60 years later and it still stands alone. Many who :READ MORE…

BEST FIGHT OF THE SECOND HALF OF 2015

BEST FIGHT OF THE SECOND HALF OF 2015

Posted on Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 at 4:27 am.

Over the weekend it was announced that IBO, WBA and interim WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (33-0, 30KO) will face newly crowned IBF belt holder David Lemieux (34-2, 31KO) at the mecca of boxing, Madison Square Garden, on Saturday, October 17th.  Obviously the fight will be broadcast live by HBO but there are talks :READ MORE…

"Chocolatito" Could Mix With "Hawaiian Punch" In October

“Chocolatito” Could Mix With “Hawaiian Punch” In October

Posted on Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 8:43 am.

There has been a lot of speculation over the weekend that a showdown between WBC flyweight champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (43-0, 37 KOs) and former multi-divisional world champion Brian “Hawaiian Punch” Viloria (36-4, 22 KOs)  could take place in the fall. The possible date could be October 17th at the famed  Madison Square Garden in :READ MORE…

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IS THIS THE NEW WBC?

Posted on Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 3:11 am.

A couple of weeks ago, the boxing world saw a nearly unprecedented move by the World Boxing Council.  In a ten round female fight between multi-time champion Mariana “Barbie” Juarez of Mexico City and Argentinean Vanesa Lorena Taborda in a ten rounder for the vacant WBC International female super flyweight title.  The title fight, which :READ MORE…

In A Flash Donaire Is Back In Title Contention

In A Flash Donaire Is Back In Title Contention

Posted on Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 7:01 am.

Most fans last saw former multi- divisional world champion  Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire  (35-3, 23 KOs) being TKO’d and losing his world title to unbeaten Nicholas Walters. It was a devastating loss in every sense of the word. It was the first time that Donaire had ever been stopped as a professional. Donaire took :READ MORE…

Pascal In Tough With Gonzalez Saturday

Pascal In Tough With Gonzalez Saturday

Posted on Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 at 8:37 am.

There has been a lot of talk of late of a possible rematch between former world champion  Jean Pascal (27-0-1, 24 KOs) and current unified light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev   (29-3-1, 17 KOs). Each guy is fighting this weekend with Kovalev in the main event and Pascal is in the co-feature. Kovalez is heavily favored :READ MORE…

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AROUND THE RING #9

Posted on Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 at 6:00 am.

Here we go fight fans, another edition of Around the Ring with all the latest news going down in the boxing world: Mosley Talking Crazy – Not only did Shane Mosley announce earlier this month that he will be coming back to the ring but he would be doing it in a rematch of his :READ MORE…

Boxing360's Pick Of The Week 7/22/2015

Boxing360’s Pick Of The Week 7/22/2015

Posted on Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015 at 7:59 am.

Last week we went with the bout between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Marco Reyes. We picked Chavez Jr. to win inside the distance since he was such a heavy favorite. Things got off to a bad start for Chavez Jr. when he did not make weight for the fight. Chavez Jr. went on to :READ MORE…

Boxing360's Debate Of The Week 7/21/2015

Boxing360’s Debate Of The Week 7/21/2015

Posted on Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 8:57 am.

Last week we debated who went on to have  the more successful professional careers overall as a group.  The 1992 or 1996 United States Olympic boxing team. There was a bit of confusion initially on the subject as some who weighed in were comparing their successes as an amateur. In the in the end I :READ MORE…

TOUGH SATURDAY FOR MEXICANS

TOUGH SATURDAY FOR MEXICANS

Posted on Tuesday, July 21st, 2015 at 7:11 am.

Boxing is as global sport but one nationally that really excels at the sport above any other that they participate in his Mexico.  Mexico’s national pastime is futbol  or soccer to the U.S. but boxing is a close second.  With a number of world champions in the record books, Mexico is one of the top :READ MORE…