After watching Pavlik go up 10 pounds to 170 to fight the older more adjusted fighter at that weight in Hopkins I had a thought. Could Manny Pacquiao aka the Pacman successfully go up 12 pounds and maintain his speed and ferocity? Seeing Kelly Pavlik go up just 10 pounds but looking slower then a Snail with his punches it makes one think maybe the same will happen to the … [Read more...] about Pacman or Fatman?
Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins showed that he belongs amongst the All Time Greats in boxing by defying age and betting odds and proving the many boxing writers and pundits wrong by putting on a boxing clinic on the Ghost Kelly Pavlik. Hopkins in my opinion showed that clean living, determination and always having a hunger to strive to be great is what makes him a living … [Read more...] about Whose Afraid of Ghosts? Not Hopkins.
KELLY "THE GHOST" PAVLIK AND BERNARD "THE EXECUTIONER" HOPKINS are scheduled to fight in light heavyweight bout at Atlantic City's Boardwalk Hall. The fight is scheduled for Saturday Oct 18, 2008. It will air on HBO pay per view. MORE INFORMATION AT HBO BOXING DISCUSS THIS TOPIC IN OUR FORUM . . . . . … [Read more...] about Oct. 18 Pavlik versus Hopkins on HBO PPV
Coming Oct 11, 2008 Showtime Boxing Double Header. Light heavyweight Antonio Tarver takes on undefeated "Bad" Chad Dawson, and Sam Peter will defend his WBC heavyweight championship against Vitali Klitschko READ MORE AT SHO BOX . . . . … [Read more...] about Showtime Boxing Double Header Oct 11, 2008
Many have tried and many have failed to become viable competitors to UFC in mixed martial arts. Sam Caplan says if somebody is going to come along and be successful on that front, here's what they should and shouldn't do.http://www.cbssports.com/boxing/story/10996522 … [Read more...] about Caplan: How to build an MMA promotion