1. Manny Pacquiao: Schaafer Backs Ellerbe, Claims Arum Promotes Like UFC

    Firstly, I'm not surprised Rich ha stayed quiet. He's no Bob Arum. He's a businessman, who cares about making money, and getting fights made. Not how negociations reflect on his own personal image...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 1,513 reads 49 comments

  2. Bob Arum Called Out for Lying by Top Rank Insider

    Defending Bob Arum is quite hard for a number of reasons. He's a famous liar, well-known to veteran fans as a promoter that tends to totally exaggerate negotiations to ensure that he comes out looking holier than thou...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 3,194 reads 59 comments

  3. Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Was Never Seriously Negotiated

    If you're a regular reader of my column, you'll know full well that I'm not a fan of Michael Marley. I think that he purposefully writes hate filled, speculative, rubbish, to drive up reads on his own sites...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 2,468 reads 42 comments

  4. Dan Raphael and Michael Marley Confirm That "Bob Arum Deadline" is Phony

    Rookies, wake up please. All of this talk about "Arum deadlines," and Bob Arum deciding that July 16 is somehow a significant date for the fight, is plain ridiculous...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 1,105 reads 25 comments

  5. Malignaggi: Manny Pacquiao Won't Last vs. Floyd Mayweather if He Has To Go Clean

    An interesting new development in the “Paroid” scandal. Paulie Malignaggi expertly explains why this drug testing issue is such a stickig point with promoters...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 3,625 reads 63 comments

  6. The Pacland Writers Benevolent Fund

    This is a serious announcement. There is a major crisis facing the internet. It's a crisis so huge, it will make the panic surrounding the “Millenium Bug” (for you young guys, there was a bit of panic) look like a sunny day in the park...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 585 reads 16 comments

  7. Options For Floyd Mayweather If Manny Pacquiao Walks Away Again

    Although the fight is close to being signed, we were in the same position this time in March. With the deal done, and Pacquiao offered a record breaking purse, he pulled out of the fight at the last minute over a drug testing request...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 1,518 reads 21 comments

  8. The Quality of Some Articles...Really

    Just a quick comment on this. The lead article on this site, by the no.1 writer, is called something like: "Do you read Ring Floyd? Pacquiao is still no.1"...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 328 reads 17 comments

  9. Juan Manuel Marquez Owns Manny Pacquiao: Paq Must Man Up and Face Him

    For anyone who hasn't heard, Manny plans to do a Mayweather and quit the sport soon, rather than risk fighting on and possibly losing. He's claimed he will fight a few more times...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 3,395 reads 81 comments

  10. An Open Letter to Manny Pacquiao: How to Lead a Humble Life

    An open letter, in homage to the god-fearing, humble, man of the people, Manny Pacquiao. Who, unlike the bling wearing, rap loving, baseball cap wearing Floyd Mayweather, lives a charitable ...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 2,134 reads 44 comments

  11. Manny Pacquiao Is in Trouble Once the Hype Vanishes

    This is how boxing works. If you have a lot of fans, who buy a lot of magazines, and visit a lot of web sites, then the media just spends most of their time telling you how great he is...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 1,050 reads 31 comments

  12. Manny Pacquiao: The Backstreet Boy Boxer

    I struggle to debate boxing with Manny Pacquiao fans, mostly because they have no interest in boxing. They just enjoy the gossip. They like arguing and picking on people. They enjoy the rumours...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 1,578 reads 17 comments

  13. Is Oakland Making Moves To Switch To 3-4

    First, introductions. In homage to the pulling power of the Raider Nation, I'm an Oakland fan living in jolly ol' England...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 656 reads 11 comments

  14. Mayweather, Johnson, Leonard: The Ballad Of The "Boring" Fighter

    I get sick of these “Fighter A is not an exciting fighter” boo yaa, cat calls from fans. Like it’s the greatest piece of wit, ever conceived by man...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 535 reads 18 comments

  15. Examiner.com: An update

    I was actually closer to the truth, than I realised, after doing some research on the site. Actually the truth sickens me more than my original theorizing...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about 4 years ago 8,704 reads 202 comments

  16. The No Mas Fight's 30th Anniversary: Brains vs. Brawn

    This year brings the 30 year anniversary of one of the more controversial moments in boxing history. The No Mas Fight...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about over 4 years ago 536 reads 1 comments

  17. John Ruiz and David Haye Sign, Bernard Hopkins Waits

    David Haye versus John Ruiz has just been announced for April 3 at the O2 Arena in London. Many think this will be easy work for Haye, and it may well be, but I think an interesting slant to the fight is Golden Boy’s signing of Ruiz...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about over 4 years ago 500 reads 12 comments

  18. York Hall Saved: Boxing Brass Are Good Guys for Once

    It's just been announced that the Olympic Boxing for the 2012 games will be held in the East End of London, in the historic York Hall...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about over 4 years ago 115 reads 9 comments

  19. Amir Khan's Move to Golden Boy Promotions Was All About Marcos Madaina

    I read an interesting article, by British trainer Frank Warren this morning, discussing Amir Khan's defection to Golden Boy Promotions...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about over 4 years ago 986 reads 6 comments

  20. Mayweather-Mosely and Pacquiao-Clottey: My Take

    Something lost in punditry is the difficulty of contract negotiations in boxing. It’s very easy to apportion blame. But you have to remember that a fight deal is generally 4 huge egos trying to get the better of each other...

    CJ James Written by CJ James about over 4 years ago 1,945 reads 33 comments