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Juan Manuel Marquez in pursuit of 5th world title

Juan Manuel Marquez in pursuit of 5th world title

Posted on Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 7:23 am.

It appears that  there is the possibility that former 4-division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez (56-7-1, 40 KOs) will continue on with his career. Marquez career was said to have been in jeopardy do to an ongoing battle with a knee injury. It’s no secret that Marquez has been in pursuit of his 5th world :READ MORE…

LEGACY

LEGACY

Posted on Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at 6:24 am.

Forget the reported $180 million Floyd Mayweather Jr is going to receive for his fight on Saturday night versus Manny Pacquiao and the $120 million the Filipino will get.  Forget the fans which is obvious they have not been the number priority for the promotion with the prices of the fight tickets, for the closed :READ MORE…

SHOULD WE BELIEVE HIM?

SHOULD WE BELIEVE HIM?

Posted on Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at 7:06 am.

One thing Floyd Mayweather Jr is not known for is for being tactful in his comments to the press.  Although the considered pound for pound king is not too keen to talking to a large array of the press, when he does, he relays some pretty bold statements. His latest is not a new one :READ MORE…

WHO IS NEXT?

WHO IS NEXT?

Posted on Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 at 7:09 am.

Last Saturday night we had one world champion retain his title and the second one lose it.  What the fights had it common was that they winners put on a spectacular performance and opened the doors to not only very lucrative future fights but a wealth of possibilities for good bout for us fight fans.  :READ MORE…

SALIDO READY TO GO BACK TO PUERTO RICO

SALIDO READY TO GO BACK TO PUERTO RICO

Posted on Thursday, February 12th, 2015 at 2:31 am.

This week a fan-friendly fight was announced for Saturday, April 11tt.  No, it is not the catch weight bout between the undefeated Danny Garcia and Lamont Peterson and no, it is not the WBO middleweight fight between newly crowned king Andy Lee and Peter Quillin. Although those two fights should be very pleasing to the :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…

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…

MANNY WANTS IT, WHY NOT FLOYD?

MANNY WANTS IT, WHY NOT FLOYD?

Posted on Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 7:18 am.

To truly be considered the best, a fighter must fight the best in his division.  No obstacle should stand in his way, no television networks, promoter affiliations or purse percentages.  A fighter who really wants to go down in the annals of history as the best that has ever laced up the gloves, no matter :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…

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BOXING AND THE WORLD CUP

Posted on Thursday, June 12th, 2014 at 6:31 pm.

Here we are again.  Another four years and another world cup, the most popular sporting event in the world.  It might not be in the United States but around the rest of the globe nothing captures the world sport fan’s imagination like the World Cup.  Boxing is still chugging along with programming on all its :READ MORE…