Jan 23, 2013
Gatti vs. Ward? Sugar Ray vs. Hearns? Ali vs. Frazier? Boxing fans have been in desperate need of a classic rivalry to define the 21st century and have hopelessly set their faith on Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. which, up to this point has never materialized and remains doubtful ever to become a possibility.
Jan 13, 2013
Floyd "Money" Mayweather may one day go down as one of boxing's greatest superstars, pound-for-pound one of the best to ever do it; yet ironically unlike previous legends like Jack Dempsey, Muhammad Ali and, even, Manny Pacquiao he will do so while being despised by a majority of the general public.
Jan 09, 2013
Curtis James Jackson III, known to just everybody else as 50 Cent, became famous in the early 2000s in the hip-hop world under the guidance of Eminem and Dr. Dre. He released hits singles like "In Da Club" and "P.I.M.P."; however it quickly became noted that 50 Cent was in the entertainment business for a lot more than just rap songs.
Jan 07, 2013
Happy New Year everyone, I do hope that 2013 will be a year filled with good fortune and good health. The beginning of every year provides an opportunity to start again and in wake of several tragedies in late-2012 I decided to put together My 2013 Wishlist as I hope that boxing will serve as a pleasant distraction in the upcoming year.
Sep 02, 2012
The borough may be more commonly associated with hip-hop and basketball, but come October 20, Brooklyn will also claim a stake in the fruitful territory of boxing. In case you haven’t already heard the Nets are moving back to Brooklyn this fall and in the meantime their new home – the Barclays Center – is hosting a housewarming for boxing.
Aug 25, 2012
Every sport has a few different approaches, or styles if you will, to achieving greatness. When it comes to boxing, fighters are often divided into two different categories: orthodox and southpaw. While southpaw boxers are in the minority, they are considered the more difficult to face of the two fighting stances and the stance has become increasingly common in the past 20 years.
Aug 25, 2012
If the London 2012 Summer Olympics were any indication of what the future sport of boxing looks like, the crystal ball blatantly made it clear that the United States will not be playing much of a factor. 0. That was the number of medals (gold, silver, or bronze) boxers representing the United States took home after Errol Spence – the final remaining boxer from Team USA -- exited the quarterfinals of the tournament.
Leaving the Olympics empty-handed is a shocking revelation for the most successful Olympic boxing team in the history of the sport, and, it just might explain the recent downfall of the sport within the States.
Aug 11, 2012
On Monday, Top Rank promoter Bob Arum embarked on the Philippines where he met with Manny Pacquiao to discuss the superstar’s future after the well publicized June 9 split decision with Timothy Bradley Jr.
Aug 07, 2012
Boxing aficionados appreciate the sport for some of its underappreciated aspects, still even the biggest fanatics will attest to the sensation of witnessing a great knockout. True fans enjoy a fight for its little nuisances, but the knockout is what separates a great fight from an average one. If you grip the television for the spontaneity of a knockout, then you’ll love our collection of the greatest boxing knockouts.
Jul 29, 2012
Boxing fans were not the only ones talking after the controversial win Timothy Bradley had over Manny Pacquiao in June. No, in fact the infamous split decision even knocked on the door of Congress. Literally.
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