Exclusive Interview by Marc Anthony “There are fighters that only capture one world championship with two losses in their record and they get a shot at the pound for pound king and it’s disappointing to me.” – Timothy Bradley The former WBC Light Welterweight World Champion Timothy Bradley, 27-0, 11 KO’s, has been making a […]
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By Geno McGahee Kimbo Slice, 2-0, 2 KO’s, continued his path to the top of the heavyweight division with an incredible knockout over Tay Bledsoe, 2-4, 2 KO’s. Kimbo’s move from MMA to boxing has begun with two first round knockouts, but the competition has been less than stellar.
By Geno McGahee Chad Dawson, 31-1, 18 KO’s, recaptured the WBC Light Heavyweight title in strange fashion with a second round TKO over Bernard Hopkins, 52-6-2, 32 KO’s. The first round started with Dawson outworking Hopkins, but it was not very eventful and neither fighter showed any true dominance. Dawson, to his credit, did come […]
By Geno McGahee The “Tot Mom,” Casey Anthony, was silent on October 8th, when her attorney, Charles Greene, invoked the 5th Amendment right against self-incrimination to nearly every question posed to her. The questions included some regarding the disappearance of her daughter, Caylee, along with the nanny, Zenaida Gonzalez.
In a WBA-mandated rematch, Celestino Caballero (35-4, 23 KOs) of Panama won the WBA featherweight championship by way of unanimous decision over now former champion Jonathan Victor Barros (33-2-1, 18 KOs) on Friday night at the famous Estadio Luna Park in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Caballero erased all controversy from the first fight that he lost […]
WBO light heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly and champion Tony Bellew both weighed in today for their world title fight Saturday at the Liverpool Echo Arena. In front of a capacity crowd at the Contemporary Urban Centre in Liverpool, unbeaten Welshman Cleverly weighed just under the limit at 174.25 while undefeated challenger Bellew was spot on […]
By “Bad” Brad Berkwitt The TV Icon known as J.R. Ewing from the hit show DALLAS Larry Hagman is in a battle against cancer which for the second time in his life he has fought. The 80-year-old actor, who is set to appear in an update of the popular drama which ran for more than […]
Bernard Hopkins 173.4 vs. Chad Dawson 174.2 (WBC light heavyweight championship) Antonio DeMarco 134.4 vs. Jorge Linares 134.6 (Vacant WBC lightweight championship) Kendall Holt 139.4 vs. Danny Garcia 139.4 (WBC/IBF jr welterweight title eliminator) Paul Malignaggi 147.4 vs. Orlando Lora 147.5 Dewey Bozella 190.6 vs. Larry Hopkins 192.5 Michael Anderson 146 vs. Nick Casal 146.6 […]
By Geno McGahee Bernard Hopkins, 52-5-2, 32 KO’s, will face off against Chad Dawson, 30-1, 17 KO’s, in a pay per view headliner, with the WBC Light Heavyweight Title hanging in the balance. Hopkins, at 46, is an oddity in boxing. He is the oldest man ever to win a title and has stayed on […]
By Sean Farrell Famed hip-hop superstar Rick Ross collapsed shortly after his flight took off earlier today. The story is developing but so far I have gathered, Ross had “seizure like symptoms” shortly after take off and collapsed. His on board entourage alerted the flight crew and an on board doctor started to give Ross […]
Former three time world champion, Antonio Margarito opened up camp last week in Temoaya, Mexico. The city of Temoaya offers both the solitude, as well as the altitude that Antonio believes he needs for his December 3rd, bout against Miguel Cotto. Antonio is currently doing a morning run at the Otomi Ceremonial Center and training […]
By Gina L. Caliboso In Quentin Tarantino’s cult favorite “Kill Bill, Vol. 1, “ the Bride (played by Uma Thurman) calls out to O-Ren Ishii and adds, “You and I have unfinished business.” Kill Bill, Vol. 1 is a cool, although bloody, tale about revenge. After the recent HBO double header, notably between Andy […]
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On Wednesday evening, at Johnny Eames’ TRAD TKO Boxing Gym in Canning Town, British Cruiserweight title challenger Leon Williams completed his final sparring session, in preparation for next Friday’s highly anticipated showdown with current Champ Rob Norton at the York Hall in Bethnal Green.
On December 10, it will be Jean-Marc Mormeck (France) to challenge IBF/WBA/IBO/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko. Both fighters had a first encounter in the ESPRIT arena, Düsseldorf (Germany) on Wednesday, nearly 8 weeks before their highly anticipated clash. Former WBA/WBC cruiserweight champion Mormeck appeared very confident and said he knew how to beat Klitschko. “I […]
By Geno McGahee In Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, the WBA Light Middleweight Champion, Miguel Cotto, 36-2, 29 KO’s, sat for a photo shoot to debut his new clothing line for Ecko, but the time spent helped maintain the focus on the task to come. Antonio Margarito, 38-7, 27 KO’s, is one of two men […]
Former world title challenger and IBF #8 jr welterweight rated Víctor “Mermelada” Cayo (29-2, 18 KOs) faces Nelson Sanchez (7-2, 3 KOs) in an eight-rounder on November 6 at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. The fight will headline a card that will be streamed live on www.Youtube.com/live. The […]
BERNARD HOPKINS, WBC & Ring Magazine Light Heavyweight World Champion “Being 46 and sexy with the body of a 25-year-old? I think that is pretty impressive. “I can predict I will win this fight. How I win will come out this Saturday night. “I want the best Chad Dawson on Saturday night. “He has to […]
A bitter, ongoing feud for the past year promises to finally erupt November 12 when a pair of 16-0 heavyweights, massive Tyson Fury and menacing Neven “No Surrender” Pajkic, put their perfect records on the line, as well as their immense pride, in a 12-round take-no-prisoners title fight at EventCity, Trafford Park (next to Trafford […]
By Jim Minkle The X Posse/Webhead Entertainment production of Geno McGahee’s FAMILY SECRET comes to New Hampshire. The Jam Factor at 1211 Elm Street in Manchest New Hampshire, will present a double header of horror with DRIVE-IN HORROR SHOW an anthology, and the horror film that has been making huge waves in the horror community, […]
Exclusive Interview by Marc Anthony “I have a lot of younger fighters that I am grooming to become world champions. That will really judge how good of a teacher I am in boxing when it’s all said and done.”- John David Jackson John David Jackson, 36-4-1, 20 KO’s, was an American boxer during the […]
Team Sauerland regrets to announce that Mikkel Kessler (44-2, 33 KOs)has sustained a hand injury in practice, forcing him to postpone his hotly-anticipated November 5 clash with WBO Super-Middleweight Champion Robert Stieglitz (40-2, 23 KOs) to early 2012. The venue will remain Copenhagen´s PARKEN Stadium, and all tickets purchased will remain valid. The new date […]
By Geno McGahee As posted everywhere on the net, Cher was in the audience at Monday’s Dancing with the Stars to cheer on her son Chaz Bono. Cher sat in the crowd with her mother Georgia, her younger son Elijah Allman and Mary Bono, Chaz’s stepmom and the widow of the late Sonny Bono. With […]
Former WBA heavyweight boxing champion David Haye has notified the BBBC that he will not renew his boxing license. BBBC secretary Robert Smith told BBC Radio 5 live that Haye informed him by email that “he is no longer wishing to renew his license.” Haye has steadfastly maintained that he wouldn’t fight past age 30 […]
By Donald C. Stewart If you didn’t know him by the time he got in the ring with Sergio Martinez 48-2-2, 27 KO’s, then his name will be mentioned more often after he came out of the ring with his pride intact. Although the gallant Brit Darren Barker 23-1, 14 KO’s, didn’t manage to wrestle […]