By Dar Mead First off, I would like to say that I expected the Manny Pacquiao vs. Sugar Shane Mosley fight to live up to the hype because Shane Mosley was never known as a defensive fighter or runner, he was known as a warrior who loved to go toe to toe, but all of a sudden he decided to survive for a paycheck. Mosley promised all of us he would get up for this fight because … [Read more...] about Manny Pacquiao needs to stop with this “Boxing is not for Killing” mentality
By Dar Mead If the rumors are true that Filipino boxing star Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquiao let go of his longtime conditioning coach Alex Ariza on the advice of Freddie Roach, I have to say that move will cost Manny big time in his fight against Shane Mosley. … [Read more...] about If Manny Pacquiao really fired Alex Ariza, he made a big mistake
By Dar Mead The May 7th Manny Pacquiao vs. Sugar Shane Mosley showdown on Showtime has the makings of one of the biggest upsets in the history of boxing. If you think about everything that is going on surrounding this fight it is the perfect time for Shane Mosley to catch Manny Pacquiao and pull off the biggest win of his career. … [Read more...] about Pacquiao vs. Mosley Has The Makings Of An Upset
By Dar Mead Many boxing fans prefer a certain style of fighter when they watch boxing, they either like the high action fighters like Manny Pacquiao who'll throw a lot of punches and go for the finish or slick scientific boxers like Floyd Mayweather Jr. who will usually fight to decisions but rarely get hit in a fight. And you have those who appreciate almost all styles of … [Read more...] about Do you like Action fighters like Pacquiao or Defensive boxers like Mayweather?
By Dar Mead I am a big fan of Manny Pacquiao, but if the BWAA gives him the "Fighter of the Year" award for 2010 over Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez, I would be disappointed. It would show that politics and name recognition would play into the selection. I am not upset at Pacquiao but as a fan of boxing, I feel this was Martinez's year. … [Read more...] about Sergio Martinez is 2010 “Fighter of the Year,” Not Manny Pacquiao
By D. Mead Got an Opinion? Boxing Fans Submit Your Article to Nowboxing.com Shocking news on Jan. 11, 2010, Mark McGwire admitted to taking steroids during the 1990's including his 1998 record breaking year. Well the news is not so shocking to those people who already suspected that former Oakland A's and St. Louis Cardinals baseball player Mark McGwire took steroids and … [Read more...] about Manny Pacquiao and Mark McGwire Steroid Accusations in Sports
By Dar Mead Got an Opinion? Submit Your Article to Nowboxing.com Until Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao tests positive for any type of drugs he is innocent. He has passed every single drug test he underwent. To accuse the man of steroids is simply speculation. People are wondering why Manny Pacquiao is demanding a penalty of $10 million dollars for every pound over the … [Read more...] about Those Of You Judging Manny Pacquiao Shame On You
By Dar Mead Got an Opinion? Submit Your Article to Nowboxing.com In the United States of America you are innocent until proven guilty, I have seen some articles and media taking shots at Manny Pacquiao for refusing to take Olympic style blood tests before his March 13, HBO ppv bout with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Now it's being reported that no matter who Pacquiao fights … [Read more...] about Stop Throwing Manny Pacquiao Under The Bus
By Dar Mead Submit Your Article to Nowboxing.com The buzz for the unofficial HBO Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao super fight is so high that representatives from different sports arenas/stadiums have shown serious interest in hosting the event. Las Vegas usually lands all the big fights especially because of the money to be made at the casinos. Places like … [Read more...] about New Orleans would be the perfect place for the Pacquiao vs. Mayweather fight
By Dar Mead Submit Your Article to Nowboxing.com Floyd Mayweather Jr. is so good defensively and so precise with his punches it looks like he can predict his opponents next move before it even happens. Watching him systematically break down one of the best counter punchers of our time in Juan Manuel Marquez was a sight to see, Floyd landed when he wanted and rarely … [Read more...] about It will take a special fighter to beat Floyd Mayweather Jr.