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Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith Boxingt Fans, Q & A Introduction: “Jazzy” Jeff Mayweather’s boxing legacy is secure by virtue of winning the IBO super featherweight title from John Roby on April 21, 1994, a title which he defended two times. After a successful career in the ring, Jeff followed in the [...]
By Don Donatello HBO dumps problematic Golden Boy Promotions(GBP) in a smart move. Along with GBP went Floyd Mayweather Jr. Showtime/CBS can’t be happy with the PPV numbers in Mayweather’s fight against Roberto “Ghost” Guerrero. Showtime paid Mayweather for a six fight deal that’s worth in the hundreds of millions. More PPV disappointment to come [...]
By Charlie Knoxville Floyd Mayweather Jr. has some of the most illogical and unreasonable fans in all of sports. They keep calling Manny Pacquiao a ducker, cherry picker, coward, sissy, steroid user any name you want, yet they support the biggest cherry picker in the history of boxing. I fail to understand how someone who [...]
Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith Boxing Fans, I promised readers an update on the Nonito Donaire/Guillermo Rigondeaux (5/13/13) post fight test results and what I have to report is straight from the New York Athletic Commission Office and in all honesty the “official” response is ambiguous and far more complicated than it [...]
By Lester Salvador Every casual boxing fan wanted to see Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr., but that fight lost all of it’s hype after Pacquiao got knocked out by Juan Manuel Marquez, basically killing the super fight. The only way that this fight can gain any real interest again is for Manny Pacquiao to [...]
By Don Donatello There is no blueprint to beating Floyd Mayweather, that is what Mayweather likes to repeat. Of course he is wrong. The blueprint is there, but he just avoids those who have it, it’s called cherry picking. The young Miguel Cotto had it, Manny Pacquiao still has it, Canelo Alvarez might have it, [...]