1. Nonito Donaire Survives vs. Cesar Juarez, but Future Seems in Serious Doubt

    Nonito Donaire bravely held off his younger opponent Friday night, surviving by calling on every ounce of experience he gained as a former champion...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 2 months ago 11,253 reads 15 comments

  2. Rejuvenated Nonito Donaire Knows Storied Career Is on the Line in TruTV Fight

    Nonito Donaire has always moved well in the ring, but he makes no attempt to dance around the question that looms over his boxing career...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 2 months ago 9,686 reads 9 comments

  3. Gilberto Ramirez Has Earned Title Fight but Still Hasn't Shown Elite Talent

    Gilberto Ramirez was supposed to solidify his place as a title contender on truTV’s boxing card Friday night, but he may have created more questions than he answered...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 3 months ago 2,438 reads 7 comments

  4. Humble Rising Star Gilberto Ramirez Ready to Earn His Title Shot in TruTV Bout

    Gilberto Ramirez will have more at stake than ever before in his boxing career when he takes on Gevorg Khatchikian in the main event of truTV’s MetroPCS Friday Night Knockout card...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 3 months ago 2,332 reads 3 comments

  5. Undefeated Sean Monaghan Can't Claim Needed KO to Bolster Hopes of Big Fight

    Sean Monaghan kept his undefeated record unblemished on Friday night in Brooklyn, but he left the ring with his reputation as a power puncher damaged...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 4 months ago 5,063 reads 1 comments

  6. From Bar Fights to Boxing's Bright Lights: Sean Monaghan Eyes Next Test on TruTV

    Sean Monaghan heads into the feature event of the MetroPC Friday Night Knockout on truTV with a 25-0 record as a professional...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 4 months ago 4,212 reads 1 comments

  7. Mayweather-Pacquiao Rematch Is a Very Bad Idea for Rescuing Boxing

    Even those fans who have ardently rooted against Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. must admit that the undefeated champion’s retirement leaves boxing with a gigantic void to fill...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 5 months ago 15,071 reads 95 comments

  8. The Good and Bad of Floyd Mayweather's Career on Display in Easy Andre Berto Win

    If indeed Floyd Mayweather Jr. has dropped the curtain on his boxing career, the one thing that has to be said about his final performance is that he was unerringly true to himself and his history...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 5 months ago 4,150 reads 9 comments

  9. Explosive Oscar Valdez Looks Like a Genuine Contender with TKO on truTV Card

    If Floyd Mayweather Jr. makes good on his promise to retire after Saturday night's fight, the biggest debate in boxing will be who succeeds Money as the world’s great fighter pound-for-pound...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 5 months ago 4,025 reads 12 comments

  10. Jesse Hart Carries Memory of Murdered Brother into TruTV Bout

    When Jesse Hart is introduced before Friday night’s championship bout on a truTV card, the ring announcer no doubt will bellow that the fighter from Philadelphia’s rough north side has an untarnished record of 17-0...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 5 months ago 3,279 reads 0 comments

  11. How Long Will We Continue to Fall Victim to the Tiger Woods Tease?

    Here it comes again, right on schedule. The British Open starts Thursday, which means it's time for another delivery of optimism about Tiger Woods finally winning his 15th major championship...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 7 months ago 42,365 reads 40 comments

  12. No Doubt Golf Is in a Golden Era After Jordan Spieth Wins Thrilling US Open

    Amid the endless stretches of brown at Chambers Bay, another color rose just as the sun set on the 2015 U.S. Open. It was gold, the color of the new era that dawned for golf on Sunday...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 8 months ago 144,611 reads 140 comments

  13. Thrills and Heartbreak on the Line in Enticing US Open Sunday Showdown

    The final round of the U.S. Open looms as a day when there will be even more at stake than a major golf title...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 8 months ago 12,081 reads 6 comments

  14. Is Tiger Woods at Rock Bottom After Embarrassing 1st Round in 2015 US Open?

    Maybe Tiger Woods had an inkling how his day was going to go when he got up and dressed in all black for the first round of the U.S. Open. Because he sure looked like a man attending his own funeral...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 8 months ago 201,205 reads 204 comments

  15. Chambers Bay Threatens to Pile More Problems on Tiger Woods at 2015 US Open

    Seeing Tiger Woods fail has become commonplace for golf fans the last few years. But now we also may see him suffer. The U.S. Open long has been described as golf's toughest test, with slender fairways and rough tall enough to hide a jockey...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 8 months ago 255,073 reads 10 comments

  16. American Pharoah Ascends to Sports Immortality with 2015 Triple Crown Victory

    Thank you, American Pharoah. Your Triple Crown-clinching victory in the Belmont Stakes on Saturday means it’s time for all of us to walk like an Egyptian again...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 8 months ago 106,174 reads 157 comments

  17. American Pharoah's Triple Crown Bid: Inside the Belmont Stakes' Numbers

    American Pharoah goes for the Triple Crown on Saturday at the Belmont Stakes, and as every fan of four-footed athletes knows, it has been an amazingly long time since any horse has completed the sweep...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 8 months ago 13,116 reads 0 comments

  18. Indianapolis 500 Is Where Winning Means You've Definitely Got Milk

    Imagine you’ve just driven 500 miles at breakneck speeds with relentless tailgaters clinging to your rear bumper. Having finally reached your destination, of course you’re just dying to throw down a tall glass of...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 9 months ago 1,642 reads 2 comments

  19. Triple Crown Gauntlet Truly Begins for American Pharoah After 2015 Preakness Win

    If there ever was an event designed to build sky-high hopes, only to snuff them out, it’s horse racing’s Triple Crown. Keep that in mind the next three weeks as we wait for the June 6 Belmont Stakes in New York...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 9 months ago 6,431 reads 5 comments

  20. Mayweather-Pacquiao Delivered Glitz, Glamour Like Only a Marquee Prizefight Can

    Floyd Mayweather ’s no-thrills and no-frills dismissal of Manny Pacquiao didn ’t come close to earning a place among the greatest fights of all time...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 10 months ago 77,377 reads 276 comments

  21. Does Manny Pacquiao Deserve a Rematch with Floyd Mayweather After Decisive Loss?

    In the immediate aftermath of the fight that undoubtedly deflated his legacy, it wasn ’t surprising to hear Manny Pacquiao contend that he had defeated Floyd Mayweather on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 10 months ago 273,452 reads 530 comments

  22. Kentucky Derby Winner 2015: Breakdown of American Pharoah's Triple Crown Chances

    Stop me if you’ve heard this one before, but American Pharoah looks like the horse that could finally end the Triple Crown drought that has dragged on since 1978...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 10 months ago 21,310 reads 12 comments

  23. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Seals Floyd's Legacy as Boxing's Greatest Moneymaker

    If Floyd Mayweather keeps his undefeated record intact by defeating Manny Pacquiao on Saturday, he likely will earn comparisons to such boxing legends as Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Leonard...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 10 months ago 31,300 reads 57 comments

  24. Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: Inside the Numbers

    The Floyd Mayweather -Manny Pacquiao fight Saturday will be all about who can make the most punches count...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 10 months ago 124,211 reads 84 comments

  25. Remembering De La Hoya vs. Mayweather: The Fight That Made Floyd a Superstar

    Thousands upon thousands of boxing’s fringe fans will drop in for Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao on May 2, exercising their rights to throw down pay-per-view dollars only when it appears thrills are a sure thing...

    Tom Weir Written by Tom Weir about 10 months ago 105,145 reads 158 comments