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Alex Ariza Set To Launch His Own Fitness Network

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By Timothy James,

Speaking with Alex Ariza today he stated he wants to do more for the fans. Alex stated, “The way things work now I can not answer all the questions efficiently. Continue reading “Alex Ariza Set To Launch His Own Fitness Network” »

Making the Grade: Is Victor Ortiz Ready for Floyd Mayweather Jr?

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You want to see Floyd Mayweather take on Manny Pacquiao. Of course. We all do. But in this maddening sport, where nobody except those who run the business ever gets what they want, we’re going to have to settle for the next best thing. Continue reading “Making the Grade: Is Victor Ortiz Ready for Floyd Mayweather Jr?” »

Donaire breaks down possible Gamboa fight and Pacquiao’s street fight mentality

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Yuriorkis Gamboa (left) posing with Nonito Donaire back in 2010

WBO and WBC bantamweight champion Nonito “The Filipino Flash” is back in camp for his October 22 match-up against undefeated former WBO flyweight and super flyweight champion Omar Andres Narvaez (39-0-2, 19 KOs) from Argentina. Continue reading “Donaire breaks down possible Gamboa fight and Pacquiao’s street fight mentality” »

Victor Ortiz Shreds Floyd: Old Man Mayweather is Done!

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WBC welterweight champion Victor Ortiz (29-2-2, 22KOs) has promised to punish Floyd Mayweather Jr. (41-0, 25KOs) on September 17th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Ortiz vowed “he’s done.” Continue reading “Victor Ortiz Shreds Floyd: Old Man Mayweather is Done!” »

Amir Khan considering shot at WBC title

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Amir Khan

Amir Khan says he will probably fight only once more at light-welterweight before stepping up a division. Continue reading “Amir Khan considering shot at WBC title” »

‘EL TERRIBLE’ AIMS FOR EVEN MOR GLORY

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While Amir Khan reportedly intends to make the next defence of his WBA light-welterweight title against Erik Morales, it would be no surprise to see the Bolton star’s latest plans go up in smoke. Continue reading “‘EL TERRIBLE’ AIMS FOR EVEN MOR GLORY” »

Victor Ortiz Gets to Strut His Stuff on CNN’s Piers Morgan Tonight

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Yeah, it’s quite a coup that the Floyd Mayweather-Victor Ortiz fight is going to get an hour of exposure on CNN’s Piers Morgan Tonight (9 PM ET). Continue reading “Victor Ortiz Gets to Strut His Stuff on CNN’s Piers Morgan Tonight” »

Pacquiao assures he still has hunger to win

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MANILA, Philippines – Eight-division champion Manny Pacquiao said he remains a hungry fighter despite his numerous accomplishments in boxing. Continue reading “Pacquiao assures he still has hunger to win” »

Dana White’s Comments About Boxing Are Crude, But Not Totally Inaccurate

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“You had the ability, Bob Arum, to make boxing great. But the problem was, you were greedy. You’re a greedy pig, just like all the other guys who were involved in boxing. All you ever did was try to rip money out of it. ”
– Dana White, August 22, 2011 Continue reading “Dana White’s Comments About Boxing Are Crude, But Not Totally Inaccurate” »

REYES AND BUSTAMANTE FACE KUWAIT PAIR AT START OF WORLD CUP OF POOL

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GETTING UNDERWAY on Tuesday 6th September, the PartyPoker.net World Cup of Pool sees 32 two-player teams representing 31 countries competing for a $250,000 prize-fund and the most prestigious team prize in pool. Continue reading “REYES AND BUSTAMANTE FACE KUWAIT PAIR AT START OF WORLD CUP OF POOL” »

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira wants to fight Frank Mir or Brock Lesnar next in Japan

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Never one to shy away from a tough fight, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira wants to feast on only the cream of the crop after his emotional first round knockout win over Brendan Schaub at UFC 134: “Rio” this past weekend (Aug. 27, 2011) at the HSBC Arena in Brazil. Continue reading “Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira wants to fight Frank Mir or Brock Lesnar next in Japan” »

Jon Jones Fires Back at Rampage Jackson Over Spying Accusation

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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is hitting back at his next opponent, Rampage Jackson, after Jackson accused Jones of sending a spy into Jackson’s training camp. Continue reading “Jon Jones Fires Back at Rampage Jackson Over Spying Accusation” »

Team Margarito: Cotto and His People are Nervous!

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World class trainer Robert Garcia was one of the recent guests to appear on BoxingScene.com’s official radio show - “The Boxing Lab”. Garcia has a deep stable of fighters, including world champions Nonito Donaire and Brandon Rios. Continue reading “Team Margarito: Cotto and His People are Nervous!” »

Marquez flies to PH for press tour

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LOS ANGELES, California — The media blitz for Manny Pacquiao’s third battle against Juan Manuel Marquez is about begin. Continue reading “Marquez flies to PH for press tour” »

Pacquiao, sumabak na sa ensayo para sa laban kay Marquez

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Kahit hindi pa official training camp, sinimulan na ni Manny Pacquiao ang ensayo para sa kanyang laban kay Juan Manuel Marquez. Continue reading “Pacquiao, sumabak na sa ensayo para sa laban kay Marquez” »

Scott Coker: Talks With Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champ Dan Henderson Ongoing

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As if Scott Coker didn’t have enough championship belts already in flux, Dan Henderson’s last win on his Strikeforce deal just added to Coker’s list. Continue reading “Scott Coker: Talks With Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champ Dan Henderson Ongoing” »

Kobe Bryant not L.A. enough?

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Very rarely is Kobe Bryant accused of not being enough. But Brandon Jennings is questioning the superstar’s L.A. credentials. Continue reading “Kobe Bryant not L.A. enough?” »

DONAIRE THRILLED AT FILIPINO SUCCESS, CREDITS PACQUIAO

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It was more than a decade ago while checking out the internet that Nonito Donaire was getting an appreciation for the world’s perception of Filipino fighters. Continue reading “DONAIRE THRILLED AT FILIPINO SUCCESS, CREDITS PACQUIAO” »

Pacquiao gives Shamcey advice

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MANILA, Philippines – Fighting congressman Manny Pacquiao expressed support for fellow General Santos native Shamcey Susup, who will represent the Philippines in the 2011 Miss Universe in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Continue reading “Pacquiao gives Shamcey advice” »

Ex-boxing great De La Hoya admits to addiction in interview

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De La Hoya: 'I don't have the strength, I don't have the courage to take my own life but I was thinking about it.' (Getty Images)

Former boxing champion Oscar De La Hoya said he thought about suicide and has been going to rehab because he has become dependent on drugs and alcohol in an interview with Spanish-language network Univision. Continue reading “Ex-boxing great De La Hoya admits to addiction in interview” »

‘Bata’ shares Villar Cup winnings with cancer patients

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MANILA, Philippines – Filipino billiards ace Efren “Bata” Reyes squeaked past fellow legend Francisco “Django” Bustamante in the finals to win the Manny Villar Cup (Playing for a cause) at StarMall Alabang in Muntinlupa City. Continue reading “‘Bata’ shares Villar Cup winnings with cancer patients” »

Independent Event

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Bata Wins Villar Cup Efren “Bata” Reyes pulled off a series of magical acts, including a come-from-behind 11-10 squeaker over fellow world titlist Francisco “Django” Bustamante in the finals to crown himself champion of Villards – Continue reading “Independent Event” »

Manny Pacquiao: Money Changes Everything For Career Outlook

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Manny Pacquiao is still flying high in the ring, but someday he may be in the Shane Mosley position. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Even though we haven’t talked much about it, it hasn’t been the best week or so in Manny Pacquiao news. Continue reading “Manny Pacquiao: Money Changes Everything For Career Outlook” »

Donaire credits Pacquiao for mental confidence

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MANILA, Philippines – Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire credits pound-for-pound king Manny Pacquiao for inspiring him and helping him believe that Filipinos can succeed in the sport of boxing. Continue reading “Donaire credits Pacquiao for mental confidence” »

Pacquiao-Marquez fight looms as record breaker

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Top Rank director Brad Jacobs said that he expects the third encounter between world boxing icon Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez come November would surpass the previous all time record of $ 1.4 million earnings of Pacquiao-starred pay-per-view fights. Continue reading “Pacquiao-Marquez fight looms as record breaker” »

WATCH VICTOR ORTIZ ON CNN’S “PIERS MORGAN TONIGHT”

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To help bring more focus to the September 17 “Star Power” Floyd Mayweather vs. Victor Ortiz fight, Oscar De La Hoya of Golden Boy promotions and WBC Welterweight champion “Vicious” Victor Ortiz will be guests on the popular CNN talk show “Piers Morgan Tonight.” Continue reading “WATCH VICTOR ORTIZ ON CNN’S “PIERS MORGAN TONIGHT”” »

Manny Pacquiao Vs Juan Manuel Marquez This trilogy must happen

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By : Rich Mazon

Boxing, unlike any other sports is where a great match does not necessarily need to end in one seating. There are Super Bowl games that makes you crave for another overtime despite three overtimes played but the game ends on that Sunday night. A great baseball game will determine its winner, no matter if has been played 6 hours non stop or a mind blowing 25 exhausting innings. A game seven NBA final series will decide its winner on that very stadium, on that very day. Continue reading “Manny Pacquiao Vs Juan Manuel Marquez This trilogy must happen” »

Alex Ariza Responds To Manny Pacquiao Training Early

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By Timothy James,

Alex Ariza stated he is excited to see the champ in action via the video posted on MP8.ph. Alex watched the video and said he was very impressed with the timing and the accuracy of the punches, along with Manny’s footwork. Continue reading “Alex Ariza Responds To Manny Pacquiao Training Early” »

Donaire says he is moving up after Narvaez fight; projects Gamboa in 2012

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Nonito Donaire wrapping his hands

San Carlos, California - WBO and WBC bantamweight champion Nonito “The Filipino Flash” is back in camp for his October 22 match-up against undefeated former WBO flyweight and super flyweight champion Omar Andres Narvaez (39-0-2, 19 KOs) from Argentina. Continue reading “Donaire says he is moving up after Narvaez fight; projects Gamboa in 2012” »

Manny Pacquiao Tapes Up His Hands - Let the Training Begin!! -Day 1

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By Timothy James,

Day 1 of training began for Manny Pacquiao. It began at the Jupiter Gym located in the heart of the Philippines. Continue reading “Manny Pacquiao Tapes Up His Hands - Let the Training Begin!! -Day 1” »

Chuck Vs. Tito Series - Now on DVD

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA – UFC® superstars Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell and “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” Tito Ortiz are two of the greatest light heavyweight fighters of all-time who also shared the most heated rivalry in mixed martial arts history. Continue reading “Chuck Vs. Tito Series - Now on DVD” »

Vote for the Cover Star of UFC Undisputed 3

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For the first time ever, fans can one of five renowned UFC fighters to appear on the front cover of the UFC Undisputed videogame. Continue reading “Vote for the Cover Star of UFC Undisputed 3” »

MANNY PACQUIAO and JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ

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MANNY PACQUIAO and JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ
LOS ANGELES NEWS CONFERENCE

Next Wednesday! September 7 at Noon PT
The Beverly Hills Hotel

LAS VEGAS, NEV (August 30, 2011) – Congressman MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO and JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ will bring their 25,000-mile international media tour, for their mega world championship fight, to Los Angeles for a News Conference luncheon Next Wednesday! September 7, in the Crystal Ballroom at The Beverly Hills Hotel (9641 Sunset Blvd, Beverly Hills Calif. 90210). Lunch will be served at Noon PT with the news conference beginning at 12:30 p.m. PT.

Pacquiao and Marquez, who have won world titles in 11 weight divisions between them, will go toe-to-toe for Pacquiao’s World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight championship on Saturday, November 12, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev. Pacquiao-Marquez III is Act Three of their exciting world championship trilogy that has had fans and media standing on their feet for 24 action-packed rounds. Joining Pacquiao and Marquez at the The Beverly Hills Hotel will be their respective trainers, World-Famous Freddie Roach and Ignacio “Nacho” Beristain, and Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum.

Promoted by Top Rank, in association with MP Promotions, Marquez Boxing, Tecate and MGM Grand, Pacquiao vs. Marquez will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®.

The Pacquiao-Marquez III media tour, which will begin with public press conferences in Manila and New York, will conclude on September 8 in México City with a public press conference at Monumento a la Revolución, where an estimated 50,000 fans are expected. The Los Angeles news conference is closed to the public.

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FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION (Media):
Lee Samuels, Top Rank: 702-378-1083 / [email protected]
Ricardo Jimenez, Top Rank/Marquez: 909-615-3436 / [email protected]
Fred Sternburg, Sternburg Comm/Pacquiao: 303-548-0707 / [email protected]
Ed Keenan, EMC Events: 609-399-1330 / [email protected]
Scott Ghertner, MGM Resorts Int’l: 702-650-7565 / [email protected]
Patrick Byrne, HBO Pay-Per-View: 212-512-1361 / [email protected]
Media Credentials: www.magnamedia.com

Arum Feels The WBA is “Crazy” For Gamboa Stripping

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Promoter Bob Arum grew testy while discussing the WBA’s recent decision to strip Yuriorkis Gamboa of his “super world” featherweight title, criticizing the organization’s logic as a “business” decision and branding the sanctioning body system in boxing as “crazy.” Continue reading “Arum Feels The WBA is “Crazy” For Gamboa Stripping” »

Cotto vs Margarito II: Fight Is Official, Next-Day Weight Demands Thrown Out

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Antonio Margarito will get his rematch with Miguel Cotto, as negotiation issues have been resolved. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

According a report at MaxBoxing.com, the proposed December 3 rematch between Miguel Cotto and Antonio Margarito is definitely going forward, with weight issues resolved. Continue reading “Cotto vs Margarito II: Fight Is Official, Next-Day Weight Demands Thrown Out” »

VICTOR ORTIZ WILL BE A TOUGHER FIGHT FOR MAYWEATHER THAN PACQUIAO

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. is back to prove to the world that he still the best in the sport of boxing. What separates Floyd from the so-called pound for pound king Manny Pacquiao is his choice of opposition. Continue reading “VICTOR ORTIZ WILL BE A TOUGHER FIGHT FOR MAYWEATHER THAN PACQUIAO” »

90-YEAR-OLD DUNDEE PICKS ORTIZ, MARQUEZ TO BEAT MAYWEATHER, PACQUIAO

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RingTV.com caught up to Angelo Dundee as the dean of boxing trainers celebrated his 90th birthday with friends and family at his home in Palm Habor, Fla., on Tuesday. Continue reading “90-YEAR-OLD DUNDEE PICKS ORTIZ, MARQUEZ TO BEAT MAYWEATHER, PACQUIAO” »

Victor Ortiz Must Strike Whilst The Iron Is Hot

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There may never be a more perfect time than now to face Floyd Mayweather Jr. All the signs have shown, for Victor Ortiz, this could be a golden opportunity to finally deal ‘Money’ his first loss in his professional career. Continue reading “Victor Ortiz Must Strike Whilst The Iron Is Hot” »

Bob Arum says that Gamboa-Donaire could be the biggest fight at 126 pounds

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Nonito Donaire

On September 10th, Cuban marvel Yuriorkis Gamboa will return to the ring when he faces a stern test in the form of former title-holder Daniel Ponce De Leon at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Continue reading “Bob Arum says that Gamboa-Donaire could be the biggest fight at 126 pounds” »

Don’t Forget About Victor Ortiz

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Let’s take a step back from all the negativity surrounding a Mayweather-Ortiz fight, when it was first announced, I thought to myself, “What a mismatch!”. But now having had more time to think and ponder on it, I think Victor Ortiz may show up to the fight looking for the upset. Continue reading “Don’t Forget About Victor Ortiz” »

Manny Pacquiao Knows He’ll Handily Beat Juan Manuel Marquez

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By Alex Groberman on Aug 30, 2011

Manny Pacquiao is arguably the most humble man left in a sport defined by narcissists and egomaniacs, but even he knows that Juan Manuel Marquez has no shot against him on November 12 at the MGM Grand. Continue reading “Manny Pacquiao Knows He’ll Handily Beat Juan Manuel Marquez” »

Maria excited to sing anthem in Pacquiao’s fight

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MANILA, Philippines – Young singer Maria Aragon definitely has her hands full with all the opportunities coming her way here in the Philippines. Continue reading “Maria excited to sing anthem in Pacquiao’s fight” »

Sometimes When We Tour

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MANNY PACQUIAO and JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ
NEW YORK NEWS CONFERENCE LUNCHEON

DAN HILL and MANNY PACQUIAO TO SING
“SOMETIMES WHEN WE TOUCH”

Next Tuesday! September 6 at 10 A.M. ET
The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers – Pier 61

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

LAS VEGAS, NEV (August 30, 2011) – Congressman MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO and JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ, fresh from their stop in Manila, will kick off the North America portion of their 25,000-mile international media tour, for their mega world championship fight, with a New York News Conference luncheon Next Tuesday! September 6, in the The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers – Pier 61 (23rd Street at the Hudson River, New York, NY 10011). The report time will be 9:30 a.m. ET with the news conference beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET. The Media Lunch will be served at the conclusion of the news conference at approximately 11:00 a.m. ET.

The news conference will be open to the public.

Opening the press conference will be international recording star DAN HILL who will join Pacquiao in a live performance of their Top-10 hit single Sometimes When We Touch.

Pacquiao and Marquez, who have won world titles in 11 weight divisions between them, will go toe-to-toe for Pacquiao’s World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight championship on Saturday, November 12, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev. Pacquiao-Marquez III is Act Three of their exciting world championship trilogy that has had fans and media standing on their feet for 24 action-packed rounds. Joining Pacquiao and Marquez at Chelsea Piers will be their respective trainers, World-Famous Freddie Roach and Ignacio “Nacho” Beristain, and Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum.

Promoted by Top Rank, in association with MP Promotions, Marquez Boxing, Tecate and MGM Grand, Pacquiao vs. Marquez III will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®.
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FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION (Media):
Lee Samuels, Top Rank: 702-378-1083 / [email protected]
Ricardo Jimenez, Top Rank/Marquez: 909-615-3436 / [email protected]
Fred Sternburg, Sternburg Comm/Pacquiao: 303-548-0707 / [email protected]
Ed Keenan, EMC Events: 609-399-1330 / [email protected]
Scott Ghertner, MGM Resorts Int’l: 702-650-7565 / [email protected]
Patrick Byrne, HBO Pay-Per-View: 212-512-1361 / [email protected]
Media Credentials: www.magnamedia.com

Why Did Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Almost Attack His Father On HBO’s 24/7 Reality Show?

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Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has a problem. Or, more specifically, several problems. Either his outburst on Saturday’s night premiere episode of HBO’s 24/7 chronicling the days leading up to his bout with Victor Ortiz proves that he’s a raging lunatic who needs anger-management classes and a few dozen therapy sessions or he’s a self-centered narcissist who would stoop to just about any level to get some attention. Worst case scenario: He’s a little bit of both. Continue reading “Why Did Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Almost Attack His Father On HBO’s 24/7 Reality Show?” »

Comedy: Ron Artest Talks Men’s Fashion

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Amir Khan: “Mayweather vs. Ortiz another hand picked fight”

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Ortiz an easy opponent for Mayweather ?

WBA/IBF light welterweight champion Amir Khan has never been a fighter reluctant to share his plans for the future or leave things in the hands of his promoters, and as such the Brit has made it common knowledge that he is campaigning towards an eventual shot at Floyd Mayweather. Continue reading “Amir Khan: “Mayweather vs. Ortiz another hand picked fight”” »

Sometimes When We Tour… MANNY PACQUIAO and JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ NEW YORK NEWS CONFERENCE LUNCHEON

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LAS VEGAS, NEV (August 30, 2011) – Congressman MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO and JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ, fresh from their stop in Manila, will kick off the North America portion of their 25,000-mile international media tour, for their mega world championship fight, Continue reading “Sometimes When We Tour… MANNY PACQUIAO and JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ NEW YORK NEWS CONFERENCE LUNCHEON” »

Pacquiao-Marquez III could be the biggest pay-per-view hit

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MANILA—From all indications, the third fight against Mexican warrior Juan Manuel Marquez could end up as the biggest Manny Pacquiao fight in terms of pay-per-view buys. Continue reading “Pacquiao-Marquez III could be the biggest pay-per-view hit” »

PH bets among World Pool Masters faves

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MANILA—Four Filipinos, three of them with world championships tucked under their belts, will tangle with some of the best in the world in the 2011 PartyPoker.net World Pool Masters at the SM City North Edsa in Quezon City on September 3 to 5. Continue reading “PH bets among World Pool Masters faves” »

Azkals’ Etheridge, Schrock to miss Long Teng Cup

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MANILA, Philippines – Several key Azkals players won’t be able to play for the national squad in the Long Teng Cup in September. Continue reading “Azkals’ Etheridge, Schrock to miss Long Teng Cup” »

Manny Pacquiao sends a message to all the brothers and sisters of Islam

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By Rose Tamayo-Tesoro,

In behalf of Sarangani Province lone district Rep. Emmanuel “Manny” D. Pacquiao, Assalamu Alaykum Warahmattullahi Wabarakatuhu!. The honorable congressman wishes to greet all our brothers and sisters in Islam, in celebrating the Edi’l Fitr Continue reading “Manny Pacquiao sends a message to all the brothers and sisters of Islam” »

HBO 24/7 and Boxing’s Unique Family

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Yesterday, I wrote a tongue in cheek piece on HBO’s 24/7 airing of the verbal battle between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and his father Floyd Mayweather Sr. Perhaps I was overly critical of the show’s broadcasting of the disagreement between the two. Continue reading “HBO 24/7 and Boxing’s Unique Family” »

State of the Heavyweights: A Fall 2011 to Wait for

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Wladimir and Vitali are top two heavyweights

By Mikko Salo

In July, Wladimir Klitschko took the WBA belt from David Haye and The Klitschko Brothers became Undisputed Heavyweight Champions of the World. We finally have clarity again in boxing`s premier division. Continue reading “State of the Heavyweights: A Fall 2011 to Wait for” »

“I want to fight both” – Shane Mosley eyeing the winner of Cotto-Margarito II

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Shane Mosley prior to his November 2007 meeting with Miguel Cotto

Future Hall-of-Famer and former five-time champion ‘Sugar’ Shane Mosley recently made headlines after making a surprise appearance at the Wild Card Boxing Club in Los Angeles as he sparred four rounds with rising lightweight contender Mercito ‘No Mercy’ Gesta. Continue reading ““I want to fight both” – Shane Mosley eyeing the winner of Cotto-Margarito II” »

Dream match between GSP, Silva possible – White

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MANILA, Philippines – A dream match between two of the best mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) may soon come to fruition, says UFC President Dana White. Continue reading “Dream match between GSP, Silva possible – White” »

Arum: Gary Russell Jr. is Another Al Haymon Invention

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By Mitch Abramson

The undefeated featherweight, Garry Russell Jr. received some free publicity on Monday when promoter Bob Arum called the former U.S. Olympian just “another Al Haymon invention” during a conference call on Monday. Continue reading “Arum: Gary Russell Jr. is Another Al Haymon Invention” »

Froch: Ward Can’t KO Me, But I Know I Can KO Him!

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By Chris LaBate

WBC super middleweight champion Carl Froch (28-1, 20KOs) expects to have an immediate advantage over Andre Ward (24-0, 13KOs), the WBA’s champion, when they clash in a unification bout on October 29th at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Continue reading “Froch: Ward Can’t KO Me, But I Know I Can KO Him!” »

Paul McCloskey: If I Focus on Boxing, I’ll Beat Prescott

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By Mel Ohlhoft

Junior welterweight Paul McCloskey (22-1, 12KOs) is counting down the days for his WBA title eliminator against Colombia’s Breidis Prescott (24-2, 19KOs); taking place on September 10 bout at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast. Continue reading “Paul McCloskey: If I Focus on Boxing, I’ll Beat Prescott” »

Juanma-Gamboa Still Has Hope, Then Donaire-Gamboa

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By Keith Idec

Promoter Bob Arum hasn’t given up hope of eventually matching powerful featherweights Yuriorkis Gamboa and Juan Manuel Lopez against each other. Continue reading “Juanma-Gamboa Still Has Hope, Then Donaire-Gamboa” »

Pacquiao expects ‘best Marquez’ in November

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MANILA, Philippines – Boxing congressman Manny Pacquiao believes he will face the best Juan Manuel Marquez in their third fight. Continue reading “Pacquiao expects ‘best Marquez’ in November” »