1. Wizard of Gore: Why TV Boxing Needs Better Regulation

    Set-ups—dangerous and grotesquely obvious mismatches—used to be the dark secret of boxing, relegated to hinterlands and high school gymnasiums in the Deep South or buried on under cards in non-commission states...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about over 3 years ago 287 reads 9 comments

  2. The Art Of Violence: Juan Manuel Marquez-Michael Katsidis Preview

    Quintessential professional Juan Manuel Marquez faces gore-thirsty Michael Katsidis on Saturday night in what promises to be a minor masterpiece of violence at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about over 3 years ago 684 reads 4 comments

  3. Something Wicked: Amir Khan Finally Meets Marcos Maidana

    Amir Khan and Marcos Maidana, two of the top junior welterweights in the world, finally meet in a potentially explosive bout on December 11 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about almost 4 years ago 796 reads 39 comments

  4. Is Juan Manuel Lopez Overlooking Bernabe Concepcion?

    Nothing irks a world-class fighter more than knowing he is considered little more than a stepping stone for his opponent...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about 4 years ago 227 reads 1 comments

  5. The Top 12 Biggest Bigmouths in Boxing

    “This man buries himself with his mouth!” Rod Steiger, The Big Knife The following computerized rankings are compiled based on an arcane “blabber” to “performance” algorithm...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about 4 years ago 1,168 reads 17 comments

  6. Disintegration: Israel Vazquez - Rafael Marquez Preview

    No one knows exactly what to expect when Israel Vazquez and Rafael Marquez meet tomorrow night for the fourth time in a little over three years. Violence? Naturally. Blood? No doubt...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about 4 years ago 154 reads 0 comments

  7. Paul Williams-Kermit Cintron Preview

    Paul Williams and veteran Kermit Cintron lock horns on Saturday night, at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California. A fight with considerable implications for the junior middleweight division...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about 4 years ago 134 reads 1 comments

  8. Bring The Ruckus: Floyd Mayweather Jr-Shane Mosley Preview

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. puts his undefeated record on the line when he meets veteran powerpuncher Shane Mosley tomorrow night over 12 rounds at the MGM arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, in the biggest fight of the year so far...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about over 4 years ago 116 reads 0 comments

  9. Does Manny Pacquiao Dream of Floyd Mayweather Jr. Hearing "10?"

    Manny Pacquiao is currently busy campaigning for a congressional seat in the province of Sarangani in the Philippines...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about over 4 years ago 1,220 reads 8 comments

  10. War, Baby, War: Why The World Loves Manny Pacquiao

    When Manny Pacquiao was introduced to the crowd prior to the Miguel Cotto-Joshua Clottey bout in Madison Square Garden last June, nearly 18,000 fans, most of them Puerto Ricans out to support Cotto, their native son, erupted in cheers...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about almost 5 years ago 393 reads 15 comments

  11. The Last Goodbye: Alexis Arguello, Confirmed Suicide

    Officials in Nicaragua have ruled the death of Hall of Fame great Alexis Argüello a suicide following an autopsy on Friday. The triple crown champion, who was 57, was found dead in his home just outside of Managua early Wednesday morning...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about 5 years ago 1,606 reads 2 comments

  12. Narrow Margin: Miguel Cotto Overcomes Joshua Clottey

    Miguel Cotto escaped Madison Square Garden last night with a bloody 12-round split decision victory over Joshua Clottey in a bitterly contested fight. Cotto, now 34-1 (27), retained his WBO welterweight title before a frenzied throng of nearly 18,000...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about 5 years ago 59 reads 0 comments

  13. Klitschko-Chagaev: Why HBO Rejected the Fight—Sabotage!

    Much has been written about what many consider a curious decision by HBO in refusing to televise the Wladimir Klitschko-Ruslan Chagaev bout scheduled for Jun. 20...

    CARLOS  ACEVEDO Written by CARLOS ACEVEDO about 5 years ago 218 reads 0 comments