Maybe the Pope will tell him to do the right thing and fight Gennady GolovkinPosted October 10, 2013 6:22 pm
Sergio is an outstanding fighter and human being! This is really cool.Posted October 10, 2013 12:28 pm
Perhaps he’s gone to the Vatican to get help from the Pope for when he eventually has to face you know who? Only god can help him once he gets in that ring!!
Wisdom 9, 17-18
Solomon realizes that wisdom is a gift from God
“Thinking thus within myself, and reflecting in my heart that there is immortality in kinship with Wisdom … and good pleasure in her friendship … and unfailing riches in the works of her hand … and that in frequenting her society there is prudence … and fair renown in sharing her discourses. I went about seeking her for my own.”Posted October 9, 2013 7:33 pm
Wisdom 9, 17-18
Solomon realizes that wisdom is a gift from God
“Thinking thus within myself, and reflecting in my heart that there is immortality in kinship with Wisdom … and good pleasure in her friendship … and unfailing riches in the works of her hand … and that in frequenting her society there is prudence … and fair renown in sharing her discourses. I went about seeking her for my own.”Posted October 9, 2013 7:32 pm
For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly placesPosted October 9, 2013 3:04 pm
Ephesians 4:31-32 ESV /
Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander be put away from you, along with all malice. Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.Posted October 9, 2013 3:02 pm
Hamster you’re an idiot.., Because YOU don’t believe in God you count anybody who puts faith in what you call a “hoobly goobly supercreature” a fool. You’re attitude is badly self deluded.
The majority of adult humans believe in God, and that includes most of the greatest scientists and Nobel Prize winners in physics, medicine, literature, and chemistry. Many of them were polled on this question and most are believers. Having the majority opinion doesn’t make anyone right—but it does mean that viewpoint can’t be dismissed without objective study.
A few great thinkers don’t believe in God, but most all of them are tolerant of other people’s beliefs and arguments. You don’t come to truth by believing you know it all, or by having a closed mind.Posted October 9, 2013 1:40 pm
Anonymous – agree Caneo vs Rosado would be a great fight..Posted October 9, 2013 12:23 pm
Most 160lbs fighters weigh in close to 180. Canelo isnt some freakishly big LMW.
Pretty much everyone boils down to make weight. Victor Ortiz weighed the same against Floyd as Canelo did, and that was at WWPosted October 9, 2013 10:37 am
Canelo vs Rosado would be awesome.Posted October 9, 2013 10:10 am
So if Canelo could fight a 165lb fighter why won’t he fight the other 154lb’ers like Cuban Lara, Rosado or the 160 Quillin, GGG?? Shouldn’t be a problem for Cinnabuns..Posted October 9, 2013 9:41 am
Great stuff! Both Sergio and Pope Francis are great ambassadors of what they doPosted October 9, 2013 8:24 am
Look up youtube if you dont believe me. The HBO broadcast had Lopez weigh in at 165,and Canelo at 164Posted October 9, 2013 7:59 am
Josesito Lopez actually outweighed Canelo the night they fought.Posted October 9, 2013 7:40 am
And the daughter of any priest, if she profanes herself by whoring, profanes her father; she shall be burned with fire.Posted October 9, 2013 7:38 am
Best goal ever. Maradona – Hand of GodPosted October 9, 2013 4:23 am
@ TARK: Well said. :-)Posted October 9, 2013 3:12 am
Hamster I’m in perfect mental and physical health.. You’re not.. You’re messed up.. What would God have against boxing you moron? It’s a contact sport. There’s a small risk to it. But the Church and every Pope has always deemed it morally acceptable. Some Popes have been boxing fans. I know priests who are boxing fans.
Boxing has taken thousands of kids off the street and given them purpose and opportunity. Not every kid has a family who can put him through business school or law school. I know a dozen ex-boxers who live within 50 miles of me who own nice houses in nice neighborhoods that they could afford because of Boxing. It doesn’t pay everybody as good as pro football or baseball can pay, but a boxer can have a day job. Juan Manuel Marquez has had a day job as an accountant for 20 years.Posted October 9, 2013 2:26 am
Turbo: I bety you are a Manchester United fan who has gotten used to getting humulliated by the likes of Messi and Agureo.Posted October 9, 2013 1:21 am
Turb0-H@mster no one is as worse as Bernard HopkinsPosted October 9, 2013 1:10 am
I agree. Martinez is an Argentinian, and they are all cheats like Maradona. Well except for Matthysse – but that name is clearly of Dutch origin, and the Dutch are good hardworking hard-drinking protestants unlike the sneaky incense snuffing papist hispanics.
They are still crying over the Falklands like a load of little babies.
No. NO SIR I say. Now give Martin MUrray his world title.Posted October 9, 2013 12:50 am
I think it’s GREAT! Maybe some of Pope Francis’s character will rub off on Martinez, who’s presently a JERK! And yes, I AM serious.Posted October 9, 2013 12:42 am
I have a hardon for Marines though.
They keep heaven packed with fresh souls.Posted October 9, 2013 12:31 am
I hate SREDMOND too.
He is always praying to me how he wants to be more like Will Smith.
I can`t help you man I am not a miracle worker.
Well I am but that is TOO MUCH MIRACLE even for me. Try praying to Buddha instead.Posted October 9, 2013 12:12 am
Who gives a sh***t let’s hear how Maravillas rehab is going… I could care less about the rest of this mumbo jumbo…Posted October 8, 2013 11:56 pm
I hate boxing and boxing fans are all a bunch of cnuts.
I will smite him when I have finished listening to people praying for a cure to their cancer, and ignoring them.Posted October 8, 2013 10:51 pm
God was an advanced Alien who came down to speak with the ignorant natives couple thousand years ago and based on the last conversation I had with him he states Cotto will kick Martinez ass.Posted October 8, 2013 10:35 pm
“God is in favour of boxing”……WHOAH WHOAH lets all listen up and gather around Father TARK while he preaches the gospel Yessir.
He found Gods will on a couple of golden tablets yes he did, and he read those tablets, yes he did praise the Lord.
TARK you are a crazy old man with your pants on inside out.
Go shout at a lawnmower.Posted October 8, 2013 10:01 pm
I`d rather see Martinez meet Golovkin.
Just because Pope Francis rides around on a bus doesn`t change the fact that all Catholic clergy are paedoscum enablers.Posted October 8, 2013 9:52 pm
God said let there be Calzaghe and there was, he beat Hopkins.Posted October 8, 2013 9:47 pm
It’s Me, Ernie
Turd even knows what God thinks, now that’s ridiculous…Posted October 8, 2013 9:36 pm
….conceivable….pardon!Posted October 8, 2013 9:35 pm
Tark we’ve read your OPINION concerning boxing, now show us in the Bible where boxing is approved by God. We ALL know cheating is wrong – thats a NO BRAINER! Show us where boxing is good and approved by God in Scripture! You like boxing so you’ll come up with every conceavable reason for it to stand…..again, show us where…..NOT in Tark 16:32 – which does not nor will ever exist.Posted October 8, 2013 9:32 pm
What God does NOT approve of are the MargaCheato’s… the Eric Morales’s… the Andre Berto’s… and the Lamont Peterson’s of the world.
Khan lost against Pederson, but it is always referred as a loss, Khan lost two in a row, he did not, Peterson was a ped cheat ffs.Posted October 8, 2013 9:28 pm
What a great honor. Bravo Sergio! Wish him the bestPosted October 8, 2013 8:33 pm
Nino Benvenuti was special …Posted October 8, 2013 8:06 pm
Nino Benvenuti had a private audience with the Pope… I think you have to ask for it and each case is considered.Posted October 8, 2013 8:01 pm
Boxer says.., “Boxing involves a lot of gambling and two men risking their lives for money, I doubt that our lord and savior is a fan of that.”
God is in favor of Boxing because it’s honest work and making use of God given talents which we all have … and we are guided to our vocation. For some it’s being an engineer or politician, for some it’s a boxer.
What God does NOT approve of are the MargaCheato’s… the Eric Morales’s… the Andre Berto’s… and the Lamont Peterson’s of the world… Those who cheat and corrupt the process, whether it’s a boxer or a Wall Street investment banker … Where gambling is legal, it could be God’s calling for a person to make his living that way.
God doesn’t call people to lie and cheat others — but that won’t stop them. We all have free wills to choose where we’re going.Posted October 8, 2013 7:57 pm
Public Enemy – dude you’re a fool…haha! That was too funny.Posted October 8, 2013 7:54 pm
the pope and his cronies&pedos who would want to be associated with that corrupt bunch ……………Posted October 8, 2013 7:46 pm
sergio’s gonna pray that GBP and TR come together to make Martinez-Mayweather.Posted October 8, 2013 7:19 pm
Squared-Circle Real Talk (a.k.a. The Lion King of Beat Street)
They are both Argentines and both living in Europe (Italy and Spain). No big surprises here. Pope Francis is a down-to-earth cool guy who’s bringing good changes the largest church in the world.Posted October 8, 2013 6:17 pm
No income tax no vat, Trevor Francis.Posted October 8, 2013 6:14 pm
Sergio is too small for ward, probably take on cotto next. hbo boxers.Posted October 8, 2013 5:36 pm
Ward is probably worried he might get nailed by a right cross.Posted October 8, 2013 5:32 pm
That’s wassup!Posted October 8, 2013 5:30 pm
To those who might think otherwise the pope isn’t sent by god, god sent us his own son, I’m a huge fan of the sport but the reality is that it involves a lot of gambling and two men risking their lives for money, I doubt that our lord and savior is a fan of that!Posted October 8, 2013 5:23 pm
Brazilian Boxing Fan
I am a Catholic and a huge fan of the Pope and of Martinez. I am glad that they will meet.Posted October 8, 2013 5:10 pm
Ward should get mobile as well, visit other countries, which he didn’t do in the super six.Posted October 8, 2013 5:04 pm
Francis “The Pope” by KO in round 1. After that he will face the Son of God. I hope Ward is ready for this fight, it’ll be like he will be facing his father!Posted October 8, 2013 4:58 pm
Sergio should also speak about cowardice seeing as he’s ducking GGG like a chicken!
Would be pretty cool if he KO’s the pope though… nice right hook to the jawPosted October 8, 2013 4:26 pm
WTF do I care? Whos he fighting next?Posted October 8, 2013 4:19 pm
I care. It’s wonderful that Sergio continues to highlight the positive aspects of life as a professional boxer.Posted October 8, 2013 4:17 pm
Damn, this is a major snub to Mexican Canelo.. LOLPosted October 8, 2013 4:15 pm