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Viloria heeds Freddie’s advice
By Joaquin Henson, PhilBoxing.com, 22 Jul 2014
Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach was back in former WBC/IBF lightflyweight and WBA/WBO flyweight champion Brian Viloria’s corner for his fight against Mexico’s Jose Alfredo (Diablito) Zuniga at the Cotai Arena in the Ven Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao invited to play ball with NBA stars
By Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News, 22 Jul 2014
MANILA, Philippines – Filipino boxing champion Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao, who is now trying his hand at professional basketball, has been invited to test his skills against a group of NBA stars who are visiting the country for a charity event.
Pacquiao, the coach of expansion team KIA Motors who ha Read Full Story >>>
$300 Million at Stake for Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao Showdown
International Business Times, 22 Jul 2014
The battle royal between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. might be ticking away, but the boon for the showdown could be too tempting for both fighters to ignore, according to several boxing analysts.
Pacquiao vs. Mayweather has been elusive, a pipe dream for boxing fans after years of fail Read Full Story >>>
Welcome to the Canelo Alvarez Era
By Martin Gallegos, 3MoreRounds.com, 22 Jul 2014
If you were in the building for Canelo vs Lara, you would have thought that Oscar De La Hoya was fighting with the vibe that was felt throughout the MGM Grand.
It was really a unique atmosphere, something you don’t even feel when Floyd Mayweather or Manny Pacquiao headline a card in Vegas. It was Read Full Story >>>
Cunningham fighting for daughter's life
By Dan Rafael, ESPN.com, 22 Jul 2014
When heavyweight Steve Cunningham faced Amir Mansour and defeated him by 10-round decision -- after getting knocked down twice in the fifth round -- in a terrific slugfest in April, the former cruiserweight titlist made no secret about the reason he continues to fight.
His family is dealing with Read Full Story >>>
Brook: Winning IBF Title - Khan Fight Will 100% Happen!
By Edward Chaykovsky, BoxingScene.com, 22 Jul 2014
Kell Brook (32-0, 22KOs) is hoping that a victory over IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter (24-0-1, 15KOs) will bring him the prize that he wants most - a domestic super-fight with Amir Khan (29-3, 19KOs).
Brook will challenge Porter on August 16th at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. Read Full Story >>>
ZOU SHIMING EYES WORLD TITLE FIGHT
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, 22 Jul 2014
Following an impressive performance in his first ten round bout, popular Chinese Olympic two-time Champion Zou Shiming is eyeing a world title fight next.
Top Rank promoter Bob Arum told the Manila Standard/Viva Spor Read Full Story >>>
DELA TORRE VS. SOUTH AFRICA’S MCOTHELI IN WBF TITLE FIGHT
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., PhilBoxing.com, 22 Jul 2014
De La Torre (R).
Unbeaten prospect Harmonito dela Torre (13W-0L,8KO’s) will battle Xolani Mcotheli of South Africa (9W- 1L 8KO’s) for the WBF superfeatherweight world title on September 13 at the Lagao gymnasium in General Read Full Story >>>
New Jersey Veteran Jorge Diaz Returns to Top ShoBox Quadrupleheader Undercard at Turning Stone, This Friday, July 25
PhilBoxing.com, 22 Jul 2014
The three-fight undercard has been announced for this Friday's blockbuster nationally televised quadrupleheader of world-class professional boxing in celebration of the landmark 200th episode of "SHOBOX: The New Generation," live from Event Center at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Upstate New Yo Read Full Story >>>
The Historic Fifth Crown: Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, 2015
By Springs Toledo, The Sweet Science, 22 Jul 2014
In 1988, Sugar Ray Leonard defeated Donny Lalonde and was handed two world championships for the price of none. HBO’s Larry Merchant sniffed at this. After a post-fight studio discussion with Leonard, he turned to us. “You may have noticed I made no reference to Sugar Ray Leonard winning his fourth Read Full Story >>>
‘King,’ ‘Azukal’ ready for Dubai
By Henry G. Doble, Sun.Star Bacolod, 22 Jul 2014
BACOLOD City-hailed Genesis “Azukal” Servania and Bago City-born “King” Arthur Villanueva are all set to make another chapter in their career as they are scheduled to see action for the “Pinoy Pride 27: Duel in Dubai” on August 29 at the Dubai International Convention Center.
The two champions fr Read Full Story >>>
Floyd Mayweather: “Pacquiao fights now because he needs money. His money’s being got and he don’t f*cking even see it!”
By Jenna Jay, OTR Boxing Radio, 22 Jul 2014
On September 13th, Floyd Mayweather Jr. will return to the ring, and for the first time in nearly twelve years, he will be matched up against an opponent that he has already faced, Marcos Maidana. The rematch announcement was welcomed by many fans and media, but when it came to a certain member of M Read Full Story >>>
Joe Frazier vs. Jack Johnson
By George Thomas Clark , Boxing.com, 22 Jul 2014
Jack Johnson’s not taking any chances. He’s jabbing, and I’m chasing him like he’s the shyest girl at the dance…
You’re kidding, right, taking me back to 1905 San Francisco to watch Jack Johnson, a peacock with a mouth big as Clay’s, fight some guy named Marvin Hart who’s got a fat ass. And you t Read Full Story >>>
Nardo loses title bid again
Sun.Star Bacolod, 22 Jul 2014
REIGNING Philippine Boxing Federation (PBF) super bantamweight champion Jerry Nardo (19 wins, 5 losses with 10 KOs) of Escalante City, Negros Occidental seems to be losing his monicker.
He suffered another setback after losing another title bid against newly-crowned World Boxing Union (WBU) light Read Full Story >>>
HBO DOESN'T LIKE RIGONDEAUX, BUT THEY LIKE ZOU SHIMING?
By Anthony 'Duljoman' Andales, PhilBoxing.com, 22 Jul 2014
Mt. Pleasant, SC – HBO has its favorites, but unfortunately the 2-time Olympic gold medalist Guillermo Rigondeaux is not one of them, this is what Gary Hyde said, Rigondeaux’s manager. To the purists, this is insane.
Guillerm Read Full Story >>>
Win-win leader begging off from race
By Recah Trinidad, PhilBoxing.com, 22 Jul 2014
(COCKY AMERICAN: Chris Algieri, a New Yorker of Italian and Argentinian descent, now says he doesn’t see any reason how he could lose to Manny Pacquiao in their battle for the WBO welterweight crown in Macau nex Read Full Story >>>
Notre Dame's Mike Lee Eager for Fistic Homecoming on ESPN Friday Night Fights This Friday, July 25, at UIC Pavilion in Chicago
PhilBoxing.com, 22 Jul 2014
The standard playbook for boxing up-and-comers with just 12 professional fights under their belt is to hone their craft anonymously on various regional undercards, waiting for a chance at a high-profile showcase.
But wi Read Full Story >>>
Recap of 2014 WMMAA Congress
PhilBoxing.com, 22 Jul 2014
AMSTERDAM (July 21, 2014) - Eighteen different countries were represented at the annual World MMA Association (WMMAA) Congress held July 3-5 in Amsterdam.
Confirmation of WMMAA President Vadim Finkelchtein, also the president of M-1 Global, was the largest MMA group in Russia and Europe, was unan Read Full Story >>>
Chris Algieri 'doesn't belong in same ring' as Manny Pacquiao, says ex-champ
By JM Siasat, GMANews.tv, 22 Jul 2014
You can add former two-division world champion Randall Bailey to the growing list of Chris Algieri doubters.
Since the official announcement was made, many fans and media alike gave the undefeated New Yorker little to no chance of beating Filipino fight icon Manny Pacquiao in their scheduled Read Full Story >>>
Friendly rivals Gennady Golovkin and Daniel Geale meet July 26
By John Raspanti, MaxBoxing.com, 22 Jul 2014
Gennady Golovkin is pretty familiar with Daniel Geale, the man he’s fighting on July 26.
They first met in an amateur contest 13 years ago, with Golovkin prevailing by a wide decision.
A lot has happened to both boxers since. Geale turned professional in 2004 with Golovkin doing the same two Read Full Story >>>