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Canelo Alvarez meets Erislandy Lara on Saturday

Two years ago, if you asked me what I thought of Canelo Alvarez, I would have told you I though he was over rated. I hype machine of Golden Boy and a fighter a

Lamont Peterson dominant in decision win

It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up. Vince Lombardi The last time boxing fans saw Lamont Peterson was in Atlantic City, New Jersey against Lucas Matthysse. A fight where

A slow-start for Boxing

Just as the dog days of summer in late August bring boxing to a crawl the beginning of the year boxing cards seem to be in a slumber with the exception of ESPN Friday

Team Garcia Ready for January 25

In less than 4 weeks Mikey Garcia, brother of highly respected trainer Robert Garcia will get in the ring for the second time in a span of 77 days. His previous outing Garcia stopped

A Humbling Year for Fighters

2013 has not been kind to the many boxers this year. Adrian Broner’s loss at the hands of Marcos Maidana this past weekend was one of many humbling stories this past year. In the

Beauty and a Beast: Rigondeaux and Agbeko

Sitting press row Saturday night from the Adrian Phillips Ballroom at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey it was hard not to notice how eerily quiet the Guillermo Rigondeaux vs Joseph Agbeko

Boxing Ramblings

I was certain that before last weekends fight between Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios that I was done paying or watching Pacquiao and Mayweather. While both have done all they can for the beloved

Home is Where the Heart Is: Manny Pacquiao

Unless your one of those individuals that refuses to watch the news because it rarely shows any positive reports then you are more than aware of the devastation the Philippines have endured in the

Maidana is not in the same league as Broner

Back in September during the Mayweather-Canelo weigh-in, Golden boy pulled out all the stops. They opened up the entire MGM Grand Garden Arena for the weigh-in, put up an elaborate stage and showcased roughly

With 12 knockouts Timothy Bradley on Top of the World

“Now I’m considered top 3 in the world now” Timothy Bradley (31-0, 12 KOs) stated after his split decision win over future hall of famer Juan Manuel Marquez. While a case could be made

USA Boxing asking Mike Tyson to stay away

Mike Tyson was recently called out by USA boxing head Dr. Charles Butler recently of trying to lure amateurs away from chasing dreams of Gold for wads of cash if they turn pro. Butler

New Cover-Same Ending: Floyd Mayweather Win Streak Continues

He’s your favorite book or movie. You’ve read the book or watched the movie more than a few times, you know where the funny parts are, favorite quotes and you know the ending. Yet

The Vargas Affect : Fernando Vargas in his Prime

In sports-Athletes are remembered for a number a things; a home run in the bottom of the 9th, a miraculous catch in the end zone, or a fighter picking himself off the canvas to

Calm Before the Storm

As the first week of the NFL season is wrapping up and America’s favorite sport jumps back into the spotlight for the next 5 and a half months, football towns across the country welcome

Lucas Matthysse vs Danny Garcia may take the SpotLight

With Labor Day quickly approaching the long summer days are all but behind us, days will soon start to become shorter and the weather will start to cool off, however before we bid adieu

Jhonny Gonzalez Knocks Out Abner Mares: A left is all it took

Jhonny Gonzalez came, saw and conquered Abner Mares in less than one round Saturday night before 7,686 loud and enthusiastic fans at the Stub Hub Center in Carson, California. In the aftermath of such