Saw this interesting video from 2000 about Boxing in Ghana. There have been many Successful Boxers coming out of Ghana such as Azumah Nelson, Ike Quartey, Joshua Clottey and Ben Tackie to name a few. 5 September 2000 The inspiring story of Alfred Tetteh who rose from the steetfighting arena of Ghana's suburbs to find success on the world's greatest stage. Video … [Read more...] about Boxing in the Blood – Ghana
This Saturday November 1, 2008 a few interesting match ups will happen on the same night but on different channels. Live from Las Vegas,Nevada at the Mandalay Bay resort and casino, Filipino American Flyweight Champion Nonito Donaire will defend his IBF/IBO flyweight titles against South African Moruti Mthalane on the undercard of the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr vs Matt Vanda Rematch … [Read more...] about Donaire fights on PPV,Mijares vs Darchinyan on Showtime Boxing.
by Peter Owen Nelson This is the first essay in a series about boxer Oscar De La Hoya, his looming retirement and rebirth as a promoter, and the saga leading up to his upcoming bout against a five-foot-six-and-a-half-inch lightning bolt from the Philippines named Manny Pacquiao. The fight is expected to rake in at least $165 million, the most in boxing history. The bell … [Read more...] about Vanity Fair Essay Profiling Oscar De La Hoya and his Upcoming bout with Pacquiao.
24/7 the Emmy award winning HBO series kicked off today with Jones/Calzaghe 24/7. A few Videos in honor of the upcoming super fight that will take place at the famed Madison Square Garden Arena in New York city between the undefeated pride of Wales Joe Calzaghe and the Legendary Roy Jones Jr from Pensacola,Florida. You Catch the fight live on HBO PPV or in person if tickets … [Read more...] about Jones vs. Calzaghe HBO 24/7 premieres tonight
This is just my opinion. Feel Free to drop and opinion or Share your list. 10. Chris John 9. Israel Vasquez 8. Christian Mijares 7. Ivan Calderon 6. Miguel Cotto 5. Antonio Margarito 4. Bernard Hopkins 3. Juan Manuel Marquez 2. Joe Calzaghe 1. Manny Pacquiao DISCUSS THIS TOPIC IN OUR FORUM … [Read more...] about My current p4p list
The Main Event of UFC 90 ended in a unpredictable way. It looked like Anderson Silva was just toying with Cote for the first 2 rounds of the fight, but I think he respected Cote and was waiting for him to come in with wild punches so he could counter him. The Funny thing is Patrick Cote at the start of the 3rd round gave a smile while holding up 3 fingers basically addressing … [Read more...] about Anderson Silva Wins over Cote with a Freak TKO Injury
If you did not catch the ShoBox series on Showtime tonight you missed out on a very climatic fight. Librado Andrade went to the hometown of the undefeated champion Lucian Bute to try to take his title. During the early part of the fight and towards the later rounds Bute was able to stick and move and box well landing cleanly on the durable and tough Mexican Fighter Librado … [Read more...] about Lucian Bute vs. Librado Andrade…What a Fight,What a Comeback,What a Robbery!