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Pacquiao's trainer Freddie Roach uses fighting words about Mayweather
By Lance Pugmire, Los Angeles Times, 06 Mar 2015
Freddie Roach attempts to flame the Mayweather family rivalry
Trainer Freddie Roach knows how to press mental buttons.
When asked recently what his fighter Manny Pacquiao’s major advantage over the unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jr. is in their coming May 2 super-fight, Roach heated up a simmering Read Full Story >>>
PARRENAS WBO INTERCONTINENTAL TITLE FIGHT IN BRITAIN, POSTPONED
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, 06 Mar 2015
WBO Oriental super flyweight champion Warlito Parrenas’ WBO Intercontinental super flyweight title fight against undefeated Belfast, Northern Ireland fighter Jamie “The Mexican” Conlan has been postponed for Read Full Story >>>
Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Martin Retains Title, Castro & Herrera Shine
By Don Smith, PhilBoxing.com, 06 Mar 2015
Boxing Fans, Iron Boy Promoter Roberto Vargas couldn’t have been happy with the disappointing turnout at his Iron Boy X1X show (Celebrity Theatre) in Phoenix on 2/28, but he didn’t offer excuses even though 7 tentatively scheduled bouts never made it to the ring through no fault of Iron Boy Promotio Read Full Story >>>
TOMORROW! Crawford vs Dulorme Tix Go On Sale at 10 AM CT
PhilBoxing.com, 06 Mar 2015
FIGHTER OF THE YEAR TERENCE "BUD" CRAWFORD RETURNS FOR 2015 RING DEBUT!
Terence Crawford vs. Thomas Dulorme Battle for Vacant WBO World Jr. Welterweight Title Saturday, April 18
At College P Read Full Story >>>
Floyd-Manny megafight won't halt sport's decline
By Reuters, Yahoo! Sports, 06 Mar 2015
(Reuters) - The superfight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is expected to be the highest grossing bout in history but will do nothing to resuscitate a sport that has been in perpetual decline for years, according to experts.
Boxing will enjoy more exposure than it has seen in dec Read Full Story >>>
Countdown To Mayweather-Pacquiao: Legit Super Fight Or Manufactured One?
By Frank Lotierzo, The Sweet Science, 06 Mar 2015
Starting with this column I'll be doing one article per week, Countdown To Mayweather-Pacquiao, until the fight, examining it from different angles. I'll cover their best fights, what a win or a loss means for each fighter, who will win and why, and more.
Is the upcoming spectacle between welterw Read Full Story >>>
Resurgent Felix looks to keep moving forward against Patishnock in third AXS TV bout
PhilBoxing.com, 06 Mar 2015
LINCOLN, R.I. (March 5th, 2015) -- Few people knew who Rich Patishnock was when we made his World Series of Fighting (WSOF) debut in just his sixth professional bout.
They learned quickly when he bludgeoned Igor Gracia via first-round TKO. Now Luis Felix (12-8, 4 KOs) is catching up on some much- Read Full Story >>>
Zou ready to `kill' for title
By Agence France Press, The Standard (HK), 06 Mar 2015
Zou Shiming said he will cast aside his friendship with IBF flyweight champion Amnat Ruenroeng and "try to kill him in the ring."
Zou, 33, and Amnat, 35, have been friends since their amateur days when they fought three times, but they will clash for the first time over 12 rounds tomorrow at the Co Read Full Story >>>
Randy Roberts weighs in on Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight
By Amy Patterson Neubert, Imperial Valley News, 06 Mar 2015
West Lafayette, Indiana - Fans wanted to see a Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao match-up for years and a Purdue University American sports historian vets just how this fight will be remembered in history.
"Is this the fight everyone wanted to see, yes, but the fighters are at the tail end Read Full Story >>>
Juan Manuel Marquez left out in the cold again
By Rich Thomas, ProBoxing-fans.com, 06 Mar 2015
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Leaves JMM On the Outside Looking In, As Usual:
With all the (undeserved) hype surrounding Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao, left unsaid is a plain truth: Juan Manuel Marquez has been left out in the cold yet again. What is more, given that Marquez is 41 years old it co Read Full Story >>>
Attitude, Moxie, and Al Haymon
By Robert Ecksel, Boxing.com, 06 Mar 2015
The cable giants’ hegemony is being threatened, but if they act accordingly, the sport will benefit in ways that were unimaginable just a year ago…
Well it’s Saturday night and I just got paid
A fool about my money don’t try to save
My heart says go, go have a time
‘Cause it’s Saturday night b Read Full Story >>>
Paul Butler desperate for world title winnings to book seat for Mayweather-Pacquiao showdown
By Gareth A Davies, Telegraph.co.uk, 06 Mar 2015
Super-flyweight Paul Butler can become the first Briton for more than 100 years to step down a weight and win a second world title on Friday night if he beats champion Zolani Tete, revealing that his motivation is using his pay-day to secure a seat for Floyd Mayweather versus Manny Pacquiao on May 2 Read Full Story >>>
Guards patrol Manny's gym
By Associated Press, SuperSport, 06 Mar 2015
Armed guards patrol the gym where Manny Pacquiao trains. There are stealthy attempts to disrupt Pacquiao's sparring.
And a bit of trash talking just to spice things up two months before the big fight.
Freddie Roach is in Macau for a title fight involving China's Zou Shiming, but he's makin Read Full Story >>>
NBC hopes boxing becomes 'event television' with PBC
By Bob Velin, USA Today, 06 Mar 2015
NBC's debut in the professional boxing arena on Saturday night features a card that includes four current or former champions with a combined record of 113-4-2 with 75 knockouts.
Impressive? You bet. But in name recognition, it pales in comparison to the Murderers' Row of broadcast teams NBC has Read Full Story >>>
Quigg: Frampton talks under way
orange.co.uk, 06 Mar 2015
WBA super-bantamweight champion Scott Quigg has revealed talks over a highly-anticipated bout with IBF counterpart Carl Frampton are under way.
Bury's Quigg, 26, has overcome a recent hand injury and was ringside to see Belfast's Frampton, 28, defend his title with an impressive in Belfast last Read Full Story >>>
Cotto signs with Roc Nation
3MoreRounds.com, 06 Mar 2015
Middleweight champ Miguel Cotto announced this morning on ESPN’s First Take that he has signed a promotional agreement with Roc Nation Sports, Jay Z’s company.
“We [Miguel Cotto Promotions and MCP boxers] have an alliance with Roc Nation and we are more than happy to announce that,” said Cotto.
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PACQUIAO CELEBRATES MILESTONES IN MAYWEATHER BOUT
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, 05 Mar 2015
LOS ANGELES - When Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao battles undefeated American welterweight Floyd Mayweather Jr. May 2 in Las Vegas, the World Boxing Organization 147-pound kingpin will be celebrating three significant e Read Full Story >>>
SHIMING: “I WANT TO PRESENT FREDDIE WITH A PERFECT BIRTHDAY GIFT”
By Dong Secuya, PhilBoxing.com, 05 Mar 2015
MACAU – Chinese two time Olympic gold medalist Zou Shiming, who challenges IBF world champion Amnat Ruengroeng of Thailand this Saturday at the Venetian Macao CotaiArena here, promised his trainer Freddie Roach, wh Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather is ‘biggest challenge of my life’ says Manny Pacquiao’s trainer Roach
By Agence France Press, The National, 05 Mar 2015
Macau // Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach, who turned 55 on Thursday, has seen it all during a legendary career as a cornerman to the world’s greatest fighters.
But he told said on Thursday that training Manny Pacquiao to face the unbeaten Floyd Mayweather in boxing’s most lucrative fight yet w Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao has punching power edge vs Mayweather, says Guerrero
By Nissi Icasiano, Rappler, 05 Mar 2015
MANILA, Philippines – Former world champion Robert Guerrero believes Manny Pacquiao’s punching power would play a pivotal role when the Filipino boxing icon meets Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the ring on May 2 (May 3 in PH) at the 16,800-seater MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The 31-year- Read Full Story >>>