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AROUND THE RING #15

Posted on Thursday, September 3rd, 2015 at 4:09 am.

Things are heating up for the second half of 2015 and here are the latest stories in the latest edition of “Around the Ring”: Rios Against Bradley is On – Maybe not officially but it looks like everything is pointing for this mega fight between Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios and Timothy “Desert Storm” is ready :READ MORE…

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Timothy Bradley proves he’s still an elite fighter

Posted on Monday, June 29th, 2015 at 5:57 am.

Former two-division world champion Timothy Bradley Jr. (32-1-1, 12KOs) clearly defeated unbeaten former world champion Jessie Vargas (26-1, 9 KOs) this past Saturday night by unanimous decision. It was Bradley’s first win in his last three fights. There were questions entering the fight whether Bradley was still the same elite fighter as he was following :READ MORE…

AROUND THE RING #2

AROUND THE RING #2

Posted on Thursday, June 4th, 2015 at 5:55 am.

News and opinion from around the boxing world: Close the Book on Soto – As we have reported here, former champion Humberto Soto wouldn’t have any luck if it wasn’t for bad luck.  After his fight with Frankie Gomez went by the wayside after Gomez came up heavy on May 9th on HBO and then :READ MORE…

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Big fights still out there for Provodnikov

Posted on Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at 10:10 am.

Former world champion Ruslan Provodnikov (24-4, 17 KOs) is just weeks removed from his exciting fight with Lucas Matthysse. Both fighters entered the bout known as serious punchers which is what had the fight so eagerly anticipated by fans and media. It would be Matthysse ability to box and Provodnikov’s lack of that was the :READ MORE…

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Matthysse – Provodnikov guaranteed fireworks

Posted on Monday, March 2nd, 2015 at 10:44 am.

The stage is officially set for the thrilling matchup between Lucas Matthysse (36-3, 34 KOs) and ex-champ Ruslan Provodnikov (24-3-1, 17 KOs). There were rumors for weeks of which venue would land this can’t miss thriller. In the end the two will have a go at it April 18th at the Turning Stone Resort & :READ MORE…

RIOS PUTS ALVARADO THROUGH THE WRINGER

RIOS PUTS ALVARADO THROUGH THE WRINGER

Posted on Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at 4:09 am.

As predicted two trains crashed into each other on Saturday night at the 1st Bank Center in Denver, Colorado, live on HBO.  What was expected to be a war turned into a train wreck as former world champion Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios completely annihilated hometown fighter “Mike High” Mike Alvarado in three rounds. It was :READ MORE…

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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…

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READY TO TALK IN THE RING

Posted on Friday, December 19th, 2014 at 7:56 pm.

Its uncanny how some fighters’ style fit their personality almost as perfect as a glove.  Adrien Broner is as flashy with his gold, actions and clothes off the ring as much as he is inside of it, Brandon Rios aggressive style in the ring is reflected in his expletive-filled personality outside of it.  WBC heavyweight :READ MORE…

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A LOT AT STAKE THIS SATURDAY NIGHT

Posted on Thursday, November 20th, 2014 at 7:40 am.

At thirty-five year old and with all his extra-curricular activities, from politics, to music, acting and basketball, Manny Pacquiao might not have much left inside a boxing ring.  Despite signing an extension with promoter Top Rank until the end of 2016, it doesn’t necessarily mean that he will fight until that date.  His next fight :READ MORE…

WHO SHOULD MARQUEZ FIGHT NEXT IF ANY?

WHO SHOULD MARQUEZ FIGHT NEXT IF ANY?

Posted on Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 5:37 am.

Earlier this week four-time divisional world champion Juan Manuel Marquez held a press conference in a plush Mexico City hotel to announce that the boxing world would need to wait until December to find out if he will continue in the sport.   The forty-one year old Marquez announced that he has began to train again :READ MORE…