1. Antonio Margarito Update

    Last Wednesday, former welterweight champion Antonio Margarito’s petition for reinstatement of his boxing license was rejected by the California State Athletic Commission on a 5-1 vote...

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  2. Reflections of Dawson – Pascal

    If Chad Dawson ever expects to be regarded as king of the light heavyweights, then he is going to have to start fighting as if he really intends to earn his living in a boxing ring...

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  3. Reflections of Pacquiao – Cotto

    Even the most ardent critic must now concede Manny Pacquiao’s play for all-time greatness. In battering Puerto Rico’s Miguel Cotto to a 12th round stoppage, he has become the first to ever to champion seven weight divisions...

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  4. A Petition for the Banishment of Antonio Margarito

    Last February, Mexican native Antonio Margarito was suspended by the California State Athletic Commission after an investigation uncovered “plaster-like” material on ...

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  5. Pacquiao – Cotto: No Easy Picking For Pacman

    As the boxing community waits in anxious anticipation of a Mayweather – Pacquiao superfight come early 2010, it is worth noting that those who count their chickens prematurely must often settle for scrambled eggs...

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  6. Reflections of Mayweather – Marquez

    Evidence should lay some widespread, if inaccurate, criticism to rest regarding the contest between Floyd Mayweather Jr. (USA) and Juan Manuel Marquez (Mexico)...

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  7. Manny Pacquiao: Rise to the Welters

    Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao began his professional career as a teen, campaigning from junior flyweight to bantamweight before finally finding his stride as a featherweight against the likes of Marco Antonio Barrera, Juan Manuel Marquez and Eric Morales.

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  8. Mayweather-Marquez: When Tough Is Not Enough

    While the whole of the boxing community has dismissed the upcoming bout between Floyd Mayweather Junior (USA) and Juan Manuel Marquez (Mexico) as a mismatch due to Marquez’ ...

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  9. Oscar de la Hoya vs Manny Pacquiao: Megafight or Mismatch?

    It is possible that the December 6th bout between Manny Pacquiao and Oscar de la Hoya will be an evenly-matched, world-class competition...

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  10. Clash of Former Titans: Can Roy Jones Jr. Turn Back Time?

    The upcoming showdown between Joe Calzaghe and Roy Jones Jr. can likely be summed up in a word-- Energy. For when the two meet on November 8 th , whether or not there will ...

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