1. This Week in Boxing: Rumors, News, and Results

    Newsworthy - A decision on whether Antonio Margarito’s boxing license will be renewed is expected to come shortly. Margarito’s one-year suspension in California expires later this week...

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  2. Latest Boxing Odds: Pacquiao, Mayweather Solid Favorites

    The odds listed are what are known as “money line” odds. As an example, Glen Johnson is listed as -210 against Yusaf Mack, who is +170. The fighter with the negative sign is the favorite...

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  3. This Week in Boxing: Rumors, News, and Results

    Newsworthy - Floyd Mayweather has reportedly finally signed the contract to face Shane Mosley on May 1. - Chris Arreola vs. Thomasz Adamek is rumored to be in the works, with an April 24 HBO date attached to it...

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  4. Floyd Mayweather Yet to Sign Mosley Contract: Is the Fight in Trouble?

    The fight was verbally agreed to on Friday. Contracts were issued to both Floyd Mayweather and Shane Mosley. Mosley signed it immediately...

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  5. Manny Pacquiao Voted Fighter of the Decade

    The Boxing Writers Association of America has named Manny Pacquiao "fighter of the decade." On Sunday, Jan. 31, the BWAA selected Pacquiao from a group of nominees that included Bernard Hopkins, ...

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  6. This Week in Boxing: Rumors, News, and Results

    Newsworthy - Golden Boy Promotions’ Oscar De la Hoya was quoted as saying that a May fight between Floyd Mayweather and Shane Mosley is “not too far away” from being completed...

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  7. Ranking Boxing's Junior Middleweights: The Latest Top 10

    1.) Sergio Martinez (44-2-2, 24 KOs) Buzz: Sergio needs to seriously consider fighting only in Nevada because if he’s going to keep getting paid to be screwed, he may as well do it where it’s legal...

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  8. This Week in Boxing: News, Rumors, and Results

    Newsworthy -Andre Berto was paid to step aside and allow Shane Mosley to fight Floyd Mayweather instead, according to ESPN.com’s Dan Rafael, who learned of the situation from “informed sources...

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  9. The Pacquiao vs. Mayweather Debacle: Five Things We Learned

    1. Money doesn’t talk. The consensus among observers was that there was just too much money involved for the fight not to happen...

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  10. Shane Mosley vs. Andre Berto: Analysis and Prediction

    In 2005, Bernard Hopkins demonstrated his collection of 40-year-old stones by packaging them in boxing trunks and escorting them to the ring to battle an unbeaten, young, fast-handed fighter named Jermain Taylor...

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  11. Antonio Margarito Set to Return on March 13

    Like a shriveled up, shrunken-headed, cheat-free version of Barry Bonds returning to the baseball field, Antonio Margarito is preparing to slink his way through the ropes of a professional boxing ring once again...

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  12. Manny Pacquiao vs. Joshua Clottey: Analysis and Prediction

    Now that the pesky Pacquiao vs. Mayweather fight that nobody wanted to see is finally dead, it’s time to get down to some real business. Although, which fighter do you think was actually at fault for that whole… Just kidding...

    Alan Thomson Written by Alan Thomson about over 4 years ago 38,877 reads 57 comments

  13. Ranking Boxing's Middleweights: The Latest Top 10

    1.) Kelly Pavlik (36-1, 32 KOs) Buzz: The Ghost fought only twice in 2009. However, he made up for the lack of action by fighting two opponents who had six names between them. He spanked a tough but under-skilled Miguel Angel Espino on Dec...

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  14. Mayweather Speaks, Blames Pacquiao for Fight Collapse

    Floyd Mayweather has issued a written statement regarding the negotiations between his representatives and those of Manny Pacquiao: "In my opinion, it is Manny Pacquiao and his team who are denying the people a chance to see the biggest fight ever...

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  15. Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Fight Canceled

    Bob Arum, promoter for Manny Pacquiao, informed ESPN.com on Wednesday night that the proposed March 13 fight between Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. is not going to happen. From Las Vegas, Arum said, "The fight's off...

    Alan Thomson Written by Alan Thomson about over 4 years ago 1,608 reads 10 comments

  16. Yuriorkis Gamboa: The Most Exciting Fighter in Boxing

    How many times have you watched an aggressive, relentless fighter like Juan Diaz and thought, “Man, if he only had power…”?   Or looked at a banger like Kelly Pavlik and wondered how ...

    Alan Thomson Written by Alan Thomson about over 4 years ago 1,143 reads 10 comments

  17. Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Camps To Meet with Mediator on Tuesday

    Representatives from the camps of both Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather will meet Tuesday in Santa Monica, CA. to try to work through the issues that are stalling the proposed March 13 showdown...

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  18. Ranking Boxing's Super Middleweights: The Latest Top 10

    1.) Andre Ward (21-0, 13 KOs) Buzz: On Nov. 21 against Denmark’s Mikkel Kessler, Ward swam circles around the Viking Warrior’s ship, dismantled it from bow to stern, and backstroked ...

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  19. Don't Blame Pacquiao or Mayweather for This Mess: Who's Really at Fault

    Imagine that baseball agent Scott Boras has control over the Yankees, Dodgers, Tigers, Rockies, and Braves and determines when, where, and who these teams play, and on what terms...

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  20. Ranking Boxing's Light Heavyweights: The Latest Top 10

    1.) Chad Dawson (29-0, 17 KOs) Buzz: In a November rematch, Dawson once again decisioned Glen Johnson, and this time more convincingly. This followed back-to-back wins over Antonio Tarver...

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  21. Ranking Boxing's Cruiserweights: The Latest Top 10

    1.) Tomasz Adamek (39-1, 27 KOs ) Buzz: He’s likely finished as a cruiser after giving up his IBF belt to fight Andrew Golata, who he rolled via fifth round TKO in October...

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  22. Ranking Boxing's Heavyweights: The Latest Top 10

    1.) Vitali Klitschko (39-2, 37 KOs ) Buzz: They keep setting them up and Vitali keeps whacking them down, rarely losing a round in the process. He wore his heiny-kicking shoes against Chris Arreola in what many expected to be a competitive fight...

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  23. Amir Khan: Boxing's Next Superstar?

    Americans tend to be amused by British expressions—wanker, bloke, snog, bollocks, sod off, arse, bloody hell. British boxing fans have another expression—chinny. For those unable to do the math, it means to have a bad chin...

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  24. Tiger Woods: The Truth About the Doping Allegations

    Now that the Canadian doctor who treated Tiger Woods’ injured knee has gotten pinched with HGH and Actovegin, Tigergate has started to swell into something so huge I don’t even know what to call it anymore...

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  25. The Fighter with the Most Heart in Boxing

    One of the eternal topics discussed among boxing fans is that of fighters who are known for having the most “heart...

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