Boxing

  • Canelo Alvarez Blames Tainted Meat for Failed Drug Test

    Canelo Alvarez Blames Tainted Meat for Failed Drug Test

    Boxing, Mike Aglialoro March 5, 2018 at 10:51 pm 0 comments

    Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez, who is in training for his mega rematch with unified middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin, has tested positive for the banned substance clenbuterol. Golovkin and Alvarez are scheduled to meet on May 5 (HBO PPV) at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in a rematch of […]

     
  • Mayweather and McGregor to Wear 8-Ounce Gloves For Aug. 26th Bout

    Mayweather and McGregor to Wear 8-Ounce Gloves For Aug. 26th Bout

    Boxing, Mike Aglialoro, MMA, UFC August 16, 2017 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission approved Floyd Mayweather’s and Conor McGregor’s requests for smaller boxing gloves on Wednesday — just 10 days before their highly anticipated fight on Aug. 26. The NSAC voted unanimously in favor of a one-time exception that will allow both fighters to wear 8-ounce gloves in […]

     
  • It’s Official- Floyd Mayweather to Fight Conor McGregor August 26th

    It’s Official- Floyd Mayweather to Fight Conor McGregor August 26th

    Boxing, Mike Aglialoro, MMA, UFC June 14, 2017 at 11:07 pm 0 comments

    What began as talk for a fight many perceived as impossible between a boxing legend and the biggest star in mixed martial arts is now a reality. Former pound-for-pound king and five-division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. made the official announcement on social media on Wednesday, confirming that he will […]

     
  • Canelo Alvarez, Gennady Golovkin Finally Set Fight for Sept 16th

    Canelo Alvarez, Gennady Golovkin Finally Set Fight for Sept 16th

    Boxing, Mike Aglialoro May 6, 2017 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    The biggest fight in boxing is on, and fans do not have to wait five years for it, like they did for Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao to finally meet. It may have taken time, but unified middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez — perhaps boxing’s biggest stars […]

     
  • The Best Quotes of Muhammad Ali

    The Best Quotes of Muhammad Ali

    Boxing, Mike Aglialoro June 4, 2016 at 10:26 pm 0 comments

    The word ‘legend’ has become overused in today’s world to the point where it almost has no meaning. In reality, a ‘legend’ is someone who not only sets the bar for what is to follow them, but changes the landscape of what came before them. In that vein, the world […]

     
  • Muhammad Ali Remains Hospitalized with Respiratory Issues

    Muhammad Ali Remains Hospitalized with Respiratory Issues

    Boxing, Mike Aglialoro June 3, 2016 at 11:20 pm 0 comments

    Former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali remains hospitalized in the Phoenix area with respiratory issues. In an email to The Associated Press on Friday, family spokesman Bob Gunnell said there was no update on Ali’s condition. According to AP, several of Ali’s daughters flew to Phoenix late Thursday and early Friday […]

     
  • March Boxing Preview and Predictions

    March Boxing Preview and Predictions

    Boxing, Tom Lembo March 2, 2015 at 11:13 pm 0 comments

    February was a very slow month inside the ring, only Gennady Golovkin’s 11th round destruction of tough Englishman Martin Murray was anything worth writing about. Outside of the ring, however the long overdue mega-fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao was completed. Business picks up in March and I’ll take […]

     
  • Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao set for May 2nd

    Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao set for May 2nd

    Boxing, Tom Lembo February 21, 2015 at 7:17 am 0 comments

    At last. Boxing fans can let out the exhale from the breath we’ve long held in. The megafight between Floyd Mayweather (47-0, 26 KO) and Manny Pacquiao (57-5-2, 38 KO) is signed, sealed and on Saturday, May 2nd 2015 it will be delivered. The long road that started and stopped […]

     
  • January Boxing Preview and Predictions with 2014 Awards

    January Boxing Preview and Predictions with 2014 Awards

    Boxing, Tom Lembo January 3, 2015 at 4:49 pm 0 comments

    The January 2015 boxing schedule is all filled up and ready to review. I’ll take you through the three most notable bouts with a preview and my picks on who will win. It could be a big year for the heavyweight division as a massive title eliminator is coming this […]

     
  • December Boxing Preview and Predictions

    December Boxing Preview and Predictions

    Boxing, Tom Lembo December 3, 2014 at 11:30 am 0 comments

    The boxing year winds down with some smaller, more evenly matched fights than the typical month offers. It appears both HBO and Showtime used up their budgets a little early as all the stars have had their final fights of 2014. But we still get to look forward to Tim […]