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Robert Guerrero Finally Gets What He Has Been Asking For in a Fight With Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Monday, February 25th, 2013

For the last few years, Robert Guerrero has been boxing with one goal in mind. He switched from lightweight to welterweight. He beat both Selcuk Aydin and Andre Berto to climb to the top of the division. It was all for one thing: showing he deserves a shot at Floyd ...

HBO’s Jim Lampley Says Losing Floyd Mayweather to Showtime Isn’t a Happy Occasion, Doubts He Fights Six Times In 30 Months

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

When Floyd Mayweather Jr. does anything, it makes news. The announcement he made on February 19th could have a huge impact on boxing and on the remainder of the career for "Money May." The pound-for-pound king announced that he was leaving HBO for Showtime. Not just for one fight though. ...

Bob Arum Says Floyd Mayweather Jr Turned Down a $100 Million Offer to Fight Manny Pacquiao

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Juan Manuel Marquez and Manny Pacquiao have gone 36 hotly contested rounds. Even after three fights, there is still controversy and debate that has raged on as to who actually won the fights. Pacquiao holds the edge in the record books. He is 2-0-1 against Marquez in his career but ...

Bob Arum: “In all the years that I have been in boxing I’ve never seen a more ridiculous decision”

Monday, June 11th, 2012

Bob Arum and people all around boxing have summed up what happened Saturday night between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley perfectly already. It was an absolute travesty. It was an injustice to the sport, to the fighters and to all of the fans that spent money on the fight. For ...

Timothy Bradley Says “Manny Time” Is Up

Friday, June 8th, 2012

While the world waits in wonder about a possible Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight, the Pacman looks like he will have his hands full Saturday night. It has been seven years since Pacquiao lost his last fight and the young, up-and-coming Timothy Bradley might be the one fighter not named ...

Pacquiao vs Bradley: Expect Bob Arum’s Best Poker Face Saturday Night

Friday, June 8th, 2012

Bob Arum will be in a very unique position when Saturday night rolls around. Arum is well known as the outspoken promoter for Manny Pacquiao. However, Arum also promotes Pacquiao’s opponent Saturday night, Timothy Bradley. While many people continue to wait for the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather fight that may or ...

Bob Arum: “Mayweather is from the school of propaganda that Joseph Goebbels, who was Hitler’s publicist, adopted”

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

On Saturday night Floyd Mayweather Jr. got into the ring against Miguel Cotto and despite being hit more than I can remember and pushed harder than he has been recently, Mayweather kept his unblemished record intact with a unanimous decision. Every time Mayweather fights and wins, the questions about fighting ...

Oscar De La Hoya on the Mayweather-Cotto Fight: “I think it’s a 50/50 fight”

Friday, May 4th, 2012

Is there anyone out there that can beat Floyd Mayweather Jr? That’s a question that fight fans have been asking for a long time. While many people in the fight game think that Manny Pacquiao has the best shot to put a blemish on Mayweather’s perfect record, the two can’t ...

If Mike Tyson Was President He Would Throw Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao In Jail for not Fighting Each Other

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

When Mike Tyson talks about anything, I listen. He’s fascinating because, just like he was in the boxing ring, he is a loose cannon that he has no filter and you never know what is actually going to come out of his mouth or what topics are going to be ...

Freddie Roach on a Possible Pacquiao-Mayweather fight: “I hope it happens as soon as possible”

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

It seems like it started a few years ago. Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao have gone back and forth and the two best boxers in the world have kept fight fans on the edge of their seats waiting to see if the two will finally figure out a solution ...