In Miami, Tiburon Promotions brings a spirited January 18th boxing card to Casino Miami Jai Alai filled with fighters who left oppressive circumstances in their home countries to hold America true to her promise of “…liberty and justice for all.” Continue reading
Tomorrow night live from the Sands Casino in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, former IBA cruiserweight champion of the world and Bare Knuckle Boxing legend Bobby “The Celtic Warrior” will throw hands with ring veteran and former light heavyweight champion Glenn “The Road Warrior” Johnson.
In what has the makings of a ‘Fight of the Year” candidate simply by looking at bother pugilists’ resumes, Gunn and Johnson will battle for the vacant WBU world cruiserweight title. Fight fans can watch the battle live by visiting http://www.gfl.tv/Events/Fight/Boxing/Glen_Johnson_V_Bobby_Gunn/2139. Continue reading
See, people fail to realize, this is a business. It’s not about working harder. You know, my next fight, I’ll be 37 years old. It’s not about working harder; it’s about working smarter…I’m not scared of nobody. I’m not scared of no opponent at all…when I faced Diego Corrales, he was undefeated. When I faced Ricky Hatton, he was undefeated. When I faced Canelo Alvarez, he was undefeated…there’s certain opponents that I’m looking for,” stated undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd “Money” Mayweather, who discussed the process of opponent selection that he and his team go through when it comes to his pay-per-view bouts.
Name change follows the acceptance of new Articles of Association to ensure boxing in England is compliant with international statutes
FOLLOWING the acceptance of new Articles of Association at an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) on 24 November 2013, the Amateur Boxing Association of England will become known as England Boxing from 1 January 2014. Continue reading
“Floyd Mayweather is at the level now he can come out with his own world championship belt…I’m 45 and 0 throughout my professional career, and like I always said before, and I’ma say it again; you put ’em in front of me, I’ll beat ’em…you gotta realize this, everybody kept talking about the title, he’s mandatory; he can have the belt. A belt doesn’t make me,” stated undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd “Money” Mayweather, who shared his thoughts on the WBC’s recent ranking of multi-division world champion Manny Pacquiao as the number one contender to Mayweather’s welterweight title. Check out what else he had to say! – Video by FightHype.com Continue reading
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Dec. 14, 2013 – When it’s your turn to act at the poker table – it’s the moment for clarity, for wisdom, for experience and for logic to surface. It’s mind over matter. For every move there’s a counter. And for every action there’s a reaction. Poker takes us on a journey that makes us run scenarios over and over in our own minds – hoping that every decision, every move was the right one. Will we ever know if we got our opponent to fold the best hand? Maybe. Maybe not. But one thing’s for sure, they may never know what we held either. Continue reading
12 December 2013, Brooklyn, New York — The much anticipated local clash between Welterweights Paul Malignaggi and Zab Judah on Saturday at Barclays Center established boxing’s first King of Brooklyn. Malignaggi took home the honorary title of “Brooklyn’s World Champion” with a commemorative belt specially designed by SARTONK.
Commissioned by Barclays Center CEO Brett Yormark, the piece was awarded in the ring following Malignaggi’s unanimous decision victory over Judah. Continue reading
Sky Sports’ viewers are guaranteed thrills when ‘Pac Man’ and ‘Crash Bang’ collide for the vacant Southern Area lightweight title on Saturday night.
Floyd ‘Pac Man’ Moore is a heart-on-his-sleeve scrapper with lights-out power and Ryan ‘Crash Bang’ Taylor also loves to fight.
Moore has got his chance after winning his last three fights and his punch up with Taylor could be one of the highlights of the big show at the ExCel Arena. Continue reading
Irish middleweight star Andy Lee, (31W-2L, 22KOs) is targeting a showdown with fellow Irishman Matthew Macklin, (30W-5L, 20KOs) in 2014.
Lee presently ranked WBC # 7, WBA #12 and WBO #14 believes that an all Irish barnstormer with Macklin is what boxing fans want to see.
In recent years speculation at times has been at fever pitch about the prospect of a mouth-watering Lee v Macklin encounter, with the media and public viewing the fight as a prestigious must see and not to be missed Irish boxing event. Continue reading
One of Puerto Rico’s upcoming stars, Emmanuel ‘Manny’ Rodriguez ( 7-0, 5 KO’s ) from Vega Baja, will face former world title contender David Quijano ( 15-3-1 , 9 KO’s ) from Caguas in the duel scheduled for eight rounds at the super flyweight division ( 115lbs ) on Saturday, December 21 at the Cosme Beitia Coliseum in Cataño, Puerto Rico. Continue reading