By Nowboxing Staff Manny Pacquiao's conditioning coach Alex Ariza is infuriated with the false rumors that he is giving Filipino boxer Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao illegal performance enhancing drugs or steroids and that he is associated with BALCO. Ariza in a recent interview with BoxingInsider, claims that Manny Pacquiao doesn't even take aspirin and it took Ariza and … [Read more...] about Pacquiao trainer Alex Ariza gives Manny a “Special Blend” of legal supplements
By Zato Rare sparring footage of Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been released by TMZ and it shows Mayweather Jr. toying with and trash talking his much bigger sparmate. Sparring footage for Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been very rare to find since he keeps his sparring sessions private from public view. But this footage was leaked by someone inside his camp and it's really a gem … [Read more...] about (Video) Floyd Mayweather Jr. Toying with Sparring Partner
MIAMI (Dec. 29, 2009)– Undefeated Brazilian middleweight “Chairman of the Board” Michael Oliveira (11-0,9 KOs), 8-0 (6 KOs) in 2009, established himself as one of the top prospects to watch in 2010. The 19-year-old Oliveira, living in Miami and attending Miami Dade Community College, went into 2009 with three first-round knockout wins in his first three pro fights. The … [Read more...] about Undefeated Middleweight Michael Oliveira On 2010 Top Prospect Watch
NORTH MIAMI BEACH (Dec. 28, 2009) – Richie Boy Promotions’ top prospects, IBF No. 15 rated junior lightweight Ira Terry and 2008 Ringside World Championships winner Chris Rudd, both closed out 2009 in style with knockout victories. Richie Boy Promotions also promotes undefeated IBF light heavyweight champion Tavoris Cloud (20-0, 18 KOs). The 22-year-old Terry (24-2, 14 … [Read more...] about Top Boxing Prospects Terry & Rudd Closed Out 2009 in style
Press Release “New Year, New Stars” in Yonkers O’Shea Brothers Boxing Jan. 15 YONKERS, N.Y. (Dec. 28, 2009) – O’Shea Bros. Boxing Promotions kicks-off its 2010 schedule January 15, featuring many of New York’s top young fighters in action on the “New Year, New Stars” pro boxing card, at the Yonkers PAL Gym. “Our goal is to bring old-school boxing back to the … [Read more...] about “New Year, New Stars” Boxing Returns To Yonkers
By Nowboxing Staff Manny Pacquiao's promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank promotions released a final offer to Team Mayweather earlier today for a drug testing compromise for the HBO March 13, 2010 Mayweather Jr. Vs. Pacquiao bout. The key factor in this negotiation is the blood testing, Manny Pacquiao believes taking blood to close to the fight will make him weaker, while … [Read more...] about Team Mayweather Refuse Bob Arum’s Final Offer, Bout Officially Dead?
By Nowboxing Staff As the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao talks have hit a stand still, Bob Arum has issued one last and final suggestion to Richard Schaefer of Golden Boy Promotions and Team Mayweather on the Olympic drug testing debacle. The offer is to allow the Nevada State Athletic Commission(NSAC) take care of the steroid and drug tests since the state of Nevada … [Read more...] about Bob Arum has no problem with the testing, his problem is with USADA
Contrary to many Internet reports, the Floyd Mayweather Jr Vs. Manny Pacquiao fight is not dead yet, Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao officially released a statement today on his official website saying he is still willing to face Mayweather Jr. in a super fight and he never officially said the fight was off. Manny offers up his suggestion on how he would like the drug testing to … [Read more...] about Pacquiao still willing to fight Mayweather, never said the fight was off
According to ESPN's Dan Rafael, HBO boxing analyst Larry Merchant suggested that HBO president Ross Greenburg, and both promoters for Floyd Mayweather Jr and Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao reach out to Senator John McCain (R-Arizona) in a last ditch effort to help breathe some life back into the dysfunctional negotiations between Floyd Mayweather Jr., Golden Boy Promotions, … [Read more...] about Can Sen. John McCain help save the Mayweather-Pacquiao super fight?
By NowBoxing Staff In a statement released by Manny Pacquiao and Top Rank promotions, Filipino dynamo Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao has threatened to file libel, slander and defamation lawsuits against Floyd Mayweather Jr , Floyd Sr. and Golden Boy Promotions for false steroid allegations. Pacquiao believes the Mayweather camp has insulted and defamed his good character and … [Read more...] about Pacquiao “Mayweather don’t be a Coward face me in the ring”
By NowBoxing Staff Manny Pacquiao's promoter, Bob Arum, is furious with Floyd Mayweather's unwillingness to compromise on Steroid and HGH Olympic style blood testing that he called the Marc 13th super fight "DEAD". Arum's refusal to work with the USADA and accepting Team Mayweather's drug testing policy has forced him to look for other options for Pacquiao. Arum … [Read more...] about Bob Arum says Paulie Malignaggi is possible opponent for Pacquiao
By NowBoxing Staff Golden Boy Promotions boss Oscar De La Hoya who retired after his TKO loss to Manny Pacquiao in 2008, has also fought against two fighters who took performance enhancing drugs when he faced them – Sugar Shane Mosley and Fernando Vargas. In Oscar De La Hoya's blog for RING magazine he cleared up some information concerning the drug testing for the … [Read more...] about Oscar De La Hoya “If Pacquiao has nothing to hide, take Drug Test”