By Jamal Dicky Who the heck is Jeff Horn? The only Jeff Horn I know is NBA legend and Knicks coach Jeff HORNacek who played for the Utah Jazz back in the day. Apparently Manny Pacquiao is set to fight an Australian boxer by the name of Jeff Horn aka the Hornet. … [Read more...] about The Truth: Manny Pacquiao is fighting Jeff Horn because he can’t beat Terence Crawford
By Manuel Lira Turning pro since the age of 15 Saul "Canelo" Alvarez has compiled an excellent 48-1-1 record. Along the way Canelo has beaten multiple ex and current world champions. The 2 division former unified world champion is seen as one of the most popular fighters in the world today. Why is it then that the boxing public has gave so little credit and so much hate to … [Read more...] about Canelo Alvarez: Underappreciated
By Ryan Donald If the first seven rounds of their WBO super-featherweight title fight were any indication, Jamaican boxer Nicholas Walters could have fought Vasyl Lomachenko another 20 rounds and still not figured out how to defeat him. … [Read more...] about Nicholas Walters Quits Mid-fight Against Lomachenko, Breaks Boxing’s Unwritten Rule
By Ryan Donald Last weekend the acclaimed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor from Ireland garnered international headlines when he trounced American Eddie Alvarez during UFC 205. The brief three minute and four second match extended for only two rounds until "The Notorious" MMA fighter delivered a powerful TKO. Now Sports Illustrated Reports Conor McGregor has suggested he … [Read more...] about Is Mayweather Vs. McGregor Possible?
By Dexter Reyes Ever since the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao super fight failed to live up to the hype, boxing has been in a steady decline in terms of Pay-Per-View viewership in the United States. The fight was built up for several years and when it finally happened it was a costly $100 price tag just for the PPV. In the end the fight wound up being the highest … [Read more...] about Has the rise of UFC, Conor McGregor, and Ronda Rousey made boxing irrelevant?
By Ryan Donald Boxing fans were promised a titanic battle between two champions, one they'd been waiting a long time to see- Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao finally slugging it out to determine the best fighter of their generation. … [Read more...] about Pacquiao vs. Mayweather II?
By Ludwig O. Daza Bob Arum, the long-time promoter of Pacquiao, said that the latter will fight in middle of the ring but offered the idea that, similar to what he did against Miguel Cotto, Pacquiao might lean on the ropes in the first round to test the power of WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas. That is a dangerous proposition, considering that Pacquiao is already at … [Read more...] about Pacquiao and Donaire at the crossroads of their boxing careers