Roach pleased Pacquiao doesn’t like Mayweather

roach56Trainer Freddie Roach says that his fighter Manny Pacquiao doesn’t like his opponent Floyd Mayweather Jr who he’ll be facing in his next fight on May 2nd at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. In recent years, Roach feels that Pacquiao has lost his aggressiveness by being too much of a nice guy in ring with his opponents. But in the case of Mayweather, Pacquiao dislikes him, and that makes Roach very, very happy. Continue reading

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao to fight over valuable WBC Emerald belt

LR_TRAPPFOTOS-MAYPAC PRESSER-7981(Photo credit: Stephanie Trapp/Mayweather Promotions) For the occasion of the Floyd Mayweather Jr vs. Manny Pacquiao mega-fight on May 2nd, the World Boxing Council president Mauricio Sulaiman has had a special WBC Emerald belt put together for the fight. The WBC belt has 3,000 emeralds encrusted into the belt. Continue reading

Pacquiao having leg cramp problems, Roach says it’s no big deal

pacIt didn’t take Manny Pacquiao’s old leg cramp problems to resurface once again now that he’s back in training and sparring hard for his May 2nd fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. Pacquiao has reportedly been suffering leg cramps, and while he and his trainer Freddie Roach are trying to say it’s no big deal, you have to take it as a serious problem. Continue reading

Las Vegas Strip Club Provides Extra Motivation For Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao

floyd8282828The hype surrounding the May 2 megafight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao has gone from ridiculous to sublime. According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, local gentlemen’s club Deja Vu Showgirls has made an offer to the winner that may be hard to resist. Continue reading

Wilder: Stiverne was the perfect man for me to fight!

deontay100(Photo credit: Ester Lin/Showtime) Deontay Wilder (33-0, 32 KOs) fought well in surprising a lot of people with his 12 round unanimous decision over WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne (24-2-1, 21 KOs) in showing a part of his game that many fans had never knew existed. Continue reading

Bermane Stiverne will come back strong, says Deontay Wilder

deontay101(Photo credit: Ester Lin/Showtime) Deontay Wilder (33-0, 32 KOs) was gracious in victory last Saturday night after schooling WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne (24-2-1, 21 KOs) over the course of a 12 round fight to take his WBC title at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Continue reading

Canelo tired of waiting on Cotto, tells De La Hoya to find another opponent

canelo678Boxing fans have been looking forward for months for a fight between WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto and Saul “Canlo” Alvarez. This is/was supposed to be a mega-fight matching the Puerto Rican Cotto and the Mexican Canelo, and it was thought that their huge fan bases would back them to the hilt by eagerly purchasing the fight in high numbers on HBO pay-per-view. Continue reading

Deontay Wilder doesn’t see Stiverne as a real test

Bermane Stiverne and Deontay Wilder(Photo credit: Esther Lin/Showtime) Ever since his second victory over Chris Arreola last year in May, WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne (24-1-1, 21 KOs) has been seen as a guy who is a very tough customer, and someone who would be trouble for pretty much anyone in the heavyweight division. Continue reading

Andre Ward thinks long layoff won’t hurt him

WardWBA super middleweight champion Andre Ward (27-0, 14 KOs) isn’t worried about having lost over a year and half of his boxing career while sitting idle due to promotional problems with his former promoters at Goosen Promotions. Ward recently was able to get out of the contract with Goosen and then sign a contract with Roc Nation Sports. Continue reading

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