1. Lopsided 2014 Boxing Matchups That Never Should Have Been Made

    In boxing, 2014 has started to look a little bit like "The Year of the Mismatch." The biggest pay-per-view event of the year boasted a co-main event featuring undefeated super bantamweight sensation Leo Santa Cruz vs...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 23,502 reads 31 comments

  2. Tavoris Cloud vs. Artur Beterbiev: Preview and Prediction for Upcoming Fight

    On Saturday night, former IBF light heavyweight champion Tavoris Cloud returns to Montreal to face rising prospect Artur Beterbiev in the former amateur star's adopted hometown...

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  3. Ranking the Most Polarizing Fighters in Boxing Today

    Floyd Mayweather has made a lot of money by embracing the fact that a lot of people just don't like him. In the fight game, sometimes fans will buy tickets or order pay-per-view events just because they hope to see a particular fighter get knocked out.

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  4. Ranking the Best Boxing Fights in 2014 So Far

    Boxing fans know to count on fireworks when Argentine gunslinger Lucas Matthysse is on the card. But his scrap with John Molina last April surpassed expectations...

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  5. George Groves vs. Christopher Rebrasse: Preview and Prediction for Upcoming Bout

    Super middleweight contender George Groves returns to Wembley Stadium on Saturday for the first time since getting knocked out by Carl Froch last May in one of the year's biggest fights...

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  6. Burning Questions for the Rest of 2014 After Mayweather-Maidana II

    Last weekend in Las Vegas, Floyd Mayweather cruised to a unanimous-decision victory over Marcos Maidana to improve his perfect record to 47-0...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 16,699 reads 36 comments

  7. Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana Results: Round-by-Round Analysis and Recap

    It's all over now in Las Vegas and Floyd Mayweather is still the top pound-for-pound fighter in the world. This time it was a unanimous decision for Mayweather, 115-112 once and 116-111 twice...

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  8. Ranking the Toughest Fights of Floyd Mayweather's Career

    Saturday night in Las Vegas, Floyd Mayweather fights his first rematch in more than a decade when he faces Marcos Maidana. The tough Argentine made their initial meeting last May a wild ride, giving Mayweather his toughest fight in years...

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  9. Mayweather vs. Maidana Undercard: Preview, Prediction for Angulo vs. De La Rosa

    All-action, light middleweight contender Alfredo Angulo returns to action Saturday night on the Floyd Mayweather -Marcos Maidana pay-per-view when he faces James De la Rosa...

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  10. Mayweather vs. Maidana Undercard: Preview, Prediction for Santa Cruz vs. Roman

    Undefeated super bantamweight champion Leo Santa Cruz returns to pay-per-view action on Saturday night when he defends his belt against Manuel Roman. The exciting Santa Cruz has been a fixture on major Golden Boy cards in recent years...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 months ago 4,189 reads 1 comments

  11. Ranking the Most Anticipated Rematches in Boxing History

    When Marcos Maidana faced Floyd Mayweather last May, he gave the pound-for-pound king the toughest fight Mayweather has had in over a decade. Mayweather came away with a majority decision, with one judge scoring the fight 114-114 each...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 8,204 reads 20 comments

  12. Mayweather vs. Maidana II: Burning Questions Ahead of Blockbuster Fight

    Last week I published a piece about the biggest questions surrounding Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana's rematch, which centered on issues related to the fight. What happens in the ring is always the most important thing in a fight...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 14,113 reads 8 comments

  13. Lucas Matthysse vs. Roberto Ortiz: Preview and Prediction for Upcoming Bout

    This Saturday night in Cincinnati, light welterweight contender Lucas Matthysse returns to action against undefeated Roberto Ortiz...

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  14. Akira Yaegashi vs. Roman Gonzalez: Preview and Prediction for Title Fight

    This Friday in Tokyo, WBC and lineal flyweight champion Akira Yaegashi defends his title against Roman Gonzalez, as the undefeated Nicaraguan superstar makes a bid to become a world champion in his third division...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 3,051 reads 6 comments

  15. Ranking the 10 Most Destructive Punches in Boxing Today

    The one-punch knockout is the most exciting moment in sports. It's the boxing equivalent of the walk-off home run or the Hail Mary touchdown pass. But unlike in football and baseball, the coup d'etat can come at any time in boxing...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 29,155 reads 28 comments

  16. Predicting the Top 10 Pound-for-Pound Fighters at the End of 2014

    Boxing pound-for-pound lists are ultimately based on opinion. And the thing about opinions is, everybody's got them. So for the purpose of this article, I've used The Ring rankings ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 6,106 reads 12 comments

  17. Mayweather vs. Maidana: Top Early Storylines Surrounding Blockbuster Fight

    In boxing, as in the movies, sequels can be hit or miss. Sure, there's a chance you'll get The Godfather II but you also might get Caddy Shack II...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 18,463 reads 37 comments

  18. Marco Huck vs. Mirko Larghetti: Preview and Prediction for Title Fight

    Saturday night in Germany, WBO cruiserweight champion Marco Huck defends his title against undefeated Italian Mirko Larghetti. The 200-pound division is a bit of a forgotten weight class in the United States, but Huck is a star in Germany...

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  19. Ranking the 10 Greatest Comebacks in Boxing History

    Boxing fans love a great comeback story. Muhammad Ali's early career prior to being stripped of his titles in 1967 was impressive enough to earn him a mention with the great heavyweight champions of all time...

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  20. Explaining the Most Frequently Used Boxing Buzzwords

    All sports have their own unique vocabulary, and boxing's is deeper than most. The high drama of the ring is accented by the colorful language from fans and commentators...

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  21. Ranking Boxing's Biggest Flashes in the Pan in the Past Decade

    To be a flash in the pan in a sport like boxing, a fighter needs legitimate talent. Otherwise, there would never even be a spark to create the flash...

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  22. Predictions for the Biggest Boxing Fights in the Fall of 2014

    Boxing is a year-round sport, and we've seen plenty of great fights this summer. But there are lulls during the calendar year, and as the temperatures start to drop, the action in the ring starts to heat back up...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 9,492 reads 24 comments

  23. What We'll Learn in Each Marquee Fight Remaining in 2014

    This year has been another great year in boxing. Floyd Mayweather had his toughest fight in years, and Manny Pacquiao was able to avenge his most unjust loss. Miguel Cotto became the first four-division world champion ever from Puerto Rico..

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 4,067 reads 6 comments

  24. Early Favorites for 2014's Fighter of the Year

    While there's far too much boxing left this year to start seriously debating Fighter of the Year candidates, stars like Canelo Alvarez and Terence Crawford have already made strong cases for themselves...

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  25. Sakio Bika vs. Anthony Dirrell: Preview and Prediction for Title Fight

    Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, WBC super middleweight champion Sakio Bika defends his belt against undefeated Anthony Dirrell . This is a rematch of their draw last December...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 6,086 reads 10 comments