Boxing

  • ‘Street Fighter’: Mike Tyson Edition (Video)

    ‘Street Fighter’: Mike Tyson Edition (Video)

    The internet is a hotbed of more and more mashup activity, and here’s a pretty inspired one. It combines Mike Tyson‘s boxing footage with audio effects from Street Fighter, creating in one’s mind a pretty sweet imaginary licensing deal between Mike Tyson and Street Fighter—or perhaps between Street Fighter and Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!!. The video syncs […]

  • Floyd Mayweather Shows Off Amazing Jump Rope Skills in Commercial Shoot (Video)

    Floyd Mayweather Shows Off Amazing Jump Rope Skills in Commercial Shoot (Video)

    Current WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather has a title unification fight coming up against WBA welterweight champion Marcos Maidana. To promote the fight, Mayweather cut a commercial, but it’s doubtful that the commercial will ever be as impressive as this behind-the-scenes footage from the shooting for that commercial. That’s because the behind-the-scenes footage shows Mayweather […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 5th) — George Foreman

    This Day In Sports History (November 5th) — George Foreman

    It was on this day in 1994 that George Foreman took on Michael Moorer for Moorer’s heavyweight championship belts.  After getting dominated the first nine rounds, Foreman knocked out Moorer in the tenth to win the WBA and IBF heavyweight titles. By winning this fight, Foreman established three new impressive records: at age 45, he […]

  • Badass Boxing Ref Suplexes Out-of-Control Fighter (Video)

    Badass Boxing Ref Suplexes Out-of-Control Fighter (Video)

    In major combat sport promotions, you can count on the fighters to behave professionally most of the time. They are, after all, professionals. But in small time amateur promotions things can get dicey. You’re probably going to get a lot of wannabes who are all jacked up and looking to prove their manhood, which means […]

  • Here’s Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s $40-Million Check (Photo)

    Here’s Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s $40-Million Check (Photo)

    I’m going to go ahead and assume that you have never seen a $40-million check before in your life.  Heck, most of us haven’t…until now. Unfortunately, the $40-million check you are about to see does not belong to you.  Rather, it belongs to Floyd Mayweather Jr., as that is the amount of money he agreed […]