By Jeff Stoyanoff In the final installment of my look at Manny Pacquiao and boxing history, I will make a prediction, not for 2011 or even 2012 which would be most appropriate, but a shadowy possible scenario for 2031. Like any good prophecy, there is still time for the people involved to change the future. [...]
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By Kevin Nelson The current Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion has been, slowly, the last couple of years, building a case as one of the best mix martial artists in the world. Although it did not always start out that way, you see at one particular point Overeem didn’t do well in 2006 to 2007. He originally [...]
Mixed Martial Arts comes to New York and New Jersey in a spectacular way next week beginning Tuesday with back-to-back major events in downtown Manhattan and culminating Saturday with a sensational fight card highlighted by the return of Fedor Emelianenko and the beginning of the eagerly anticipated STRIKEFORCE World Grand Prix — Heavyweight Tournament live [...]
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt Zsa Zsa Gabor’s husband was hospitalized on Tuesday along side his ailing 93-year-old actress wife after he collapsed in an elevator at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, a publicist said. Frederic Prinz von Anhalt, 67, was hospitalized this past Tuesday and plans to recuperate, while Gabor remains in the hospital indefinitely. Doctors [...]
By Geno McGahee Sergio “The Latin Snake” Mora, 22-1-2, 6 KO’s, returns to the ring this Friday night as he takes on hopeful spoiler, Bryan Vera, 17-5, 11 KO’s, in a ten round bout in Texas on ESPN2’s Friday Night Fights.
There are many books that are released about boxing, but very few have gotten the response of CEO/Publisher of RSR, “Bad” Brad Berkwitt’s “BOXING INTERVIEWS OF A LIFETIME,” featuring interviews with some of the biggest names in boxing and entertainment. Shane Mosley, George Foreman, Ron Lyle, Vinny Paz, Roy Jones, JR., and the list goes [...]
On March 22nd, the Slasher will return with a whodunit sure to keep you guessing. Geno McGahee’s FAMILY SECRET is now available for pre-order on Amazon.com. Now is your chance to own what promises to be a horror classic. SYNOPSIS Phyliss McGee was a wicked woman when she was alive, but now that she’s dead, [...]
By Geno McGahee Charlie Sheen has been at the center of the global media as they cover his recent stint in the hospital and subsequent rehab, and has been the butt of a lot of jokes as of late. Recently, a frustrated Sheen contacted E! and stated that it was “all crap” and “believe nothing.”
By Geno McGahee As reported by RSR, American Idol producers seemed very unhappy with Steven Tyler’s behavior, most notably his use of the “F” word during a show and now rumors have come up that Jennifer Lopez is not happy with the show, not happy with Tyler, not happy with the direction of the show [...]
(CEO/Publisher Note: Rumors are running rampant in Boxing circles that this push back Press Release is really more that Evander Holyfield is going to finally announce his retirement after his poor showing in the recent No Contest against Sherman “The Tank” Williams. I, for one, would like to see him become a trainer and he should find [...]
By Damien Norman When Lennox Lewis retired Britain was left wondering which British Heavyweight could step into his shoes and win a major World Title. Some thought it was a case of waiting for a young up-and-comer to arrive, some believed Audley Harrison could be that man but the majority of people felt that if [...]
Kevin Nelson On February 12, 2011, in New Jersey Fedor Emelianenko will be competing in the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix, in a historic tournament that will arguably match the best heavyweights in the world. There will be 8 contestants in the tournament with the winner being declared the Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix Champion. The entrants [...]
By Sean Farrell Dana White has recently spoken on UFC 126′s Main Event this Saturday night on Pay-Per-View between Anderson “the Spider” Silva and fellow Brazilian Vitor “the Phenom” Belfort. White spoke as a fan and not as a promoter and UFC President by stating. “I’m going to be honest here — I’m not going [...]
By Sean Farrell On Saturday, the pound for pound king Anderson “the Spider” Silva returns to the Octagon after successfully defending his crown against Chael Sonnen. The challenger this time around is none other than fellow Brazilian and former training partner Vitor “the Phenom” Belfort who has been on an emotional tear winning his last [...]
By Sean Farrell Forrest Griffin vs. Rich Franklin at UFC 126 should have implications on where these two fighters are heading in the stacked 205 pound UFC light heavyweight division. Griffin since winning the UFC Light Heavyweight Title in a controversial win against Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has dropped two of his last three fights.
By Sean Farrell Jon “Bones” Jones returns to the Octagon is more than enough to be excited about. His opponent this time around is Ryan “Darth” Bader. Bader and Jones have been the two hottest fighters in the UFC since their respective debuts with the organization. How hot?
Exclusive Interview by Marc Anthony “The majority of my fights are wars… you are going to see blood, you are going to see wreckage.” – Jimmy Lange As a contestant, Jimmy Lange, 34-4-2, 24 KO’s, in the first season of “The Contender” reality TV show, he lost in the first round of the tournament. He [...]
By Geno McGahee Ryan Seacrest just announced that there will be consequences for what is deemed to be “outrageous” behavior on the part of Steven Tyler, front man of Aerosmith and American Idol Judge.
Exclusive interview by Marc Anthony “I tell you, Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao would be pretty close (laughter) to a perfect fight. That’s for sure. You have one terrific fighter and another terrific fighter who is a lot more active.” — Harold Lederman Harold Lederman is known as the “unofficial” judge for HBO’s World Championship [...]
The debate is constant- MMA vs boxing- which one is better? Who is the better fighter? February 25th at The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma, undefeated middleweight boxer, “Comanche Boy” George Tahdooahnippah (26-0-1) will face Thomas Longacre, an MMA fighter and former world kickboxing champion, who is making his professional boxing debut. [...]
By Geno McGahee For 125 years, a groundhog has made a prediction as to whether our winters will be longer or shorter, and out of desperation over the current snowstorms, we turn back to Punxsutawney Phil for his vision of what the future will bring.
By Geno McGahee The song that has been changed for general audiences to “Forget You” by Cee Lo, the front man for Gnarls Barkely, may become a duet at the Grammys when Gwenyth Paltrow, known for her acting ability and now her singing, will sing alongside the talented and unique Cee Lo.
By Geno McGahee CNN Anchor Anderson Cooper was viciously attacked while in Cairo, covering the pro-democracy uprising. He, and his crew were beaten and now is in an undisclosed location, hiding away from the violent mob that may try to take it a step further.
Unbeaten 6’9 heavyweight Tyson Fury (13-0, 9 KOs) recently joined IBF/WBO/IBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko in his training camp in Austria. “It was a pleasure and a great honour spending time in camp with Wladimir Klitschko, it’s given me a great deal of confidence training alongside such a champion,” said Fury. “He is definitely a [...]
Some of the undercard fighters have been announced for the March 12 card headlined by WBC Emeritus middleweight champion Sergio Martinez against Sergiy Dzinziruk in the MGM Grand Arena at Foxwoods in Mashantucket, Connecticut. As already announced, middleweight Andy Lee meets Craig McEwan in the ten-round co-feature.