Tag Archives: Boxing

  • 31 of the Funniest Manny Pacquiao Knockout Memes

    31 of the Funniest Manny Pacquiao Knockout Memes

    On Saturday night, if you stuck your head out your window just a few minutes after Juan Manuel Marquez knocked Manny Pacquiao out cold at the MGM Grand in Vegas, you might have heard a faint sound of clicking and clacking off in the distance. It was the sound of a million people jumping all […]

  • Juan Manuel Márquez Knocked Out Manny Pacquiao (Video)

    Juan Manuel Márquez Knocked Out Manny Pacquiao (Video)

    Last November, Juan Manuel Márquez thought he’d finally beat Manny Pacquiao. It was his third try in a span of eight years. Their first meeting came on May 8, 2004, and ended in a controversial split-decision. Then, four years later, Pacquiao beat Márquez in a split decision, saying afterward that there would be no rematch. […]

  • Ref Flops To The Canvas After Being Pushed By Boxer Michael Sprott (Video)

    Ref Flops To The Canvas After Being Pushed By Boxer Michael Sprott (Video)

    Referees getting attacked? People falling to the ground when they were barely touched? If I didn’t know any better, I’d say this was an article about soccer. But no, this is about boxing. On Saturday night, 37-year-old British heavyweight Michael Sprott was taking on Kazakhstan-born German Edmund Gerber in Offenburg, Germany. Sprott was leading through the […]

  • Female Boxer Takes 15 Straight Punches To The Face (Video)

    Female Boxer Takes 15 Straight Punches To The Face (Video)

    For the most part, it’s been a tough year for the sport of boxing. First, another one of boxing’s biggest stars, Floyd Mayweather, had to spend some time in the slammer for domestic battery. Then there was the controversial Pacquiao-Bradley decision, in which pretty much everyone with two working eyes and a brain said Manny […]

  • This Venezuelan Boxing Fan Knows How To Pump Up The Crowd (Video)

    This Venezuelan Boxing Fan Knows How To Pump Up The Crowd (Video)

    The Olympics are always exciting on television, because the main networks really only show you the best events. But you have to remember that for every swimming final featuring Ryan Lochte or every track event featuring Ivet Lalova, there’s a team handball match between Angola and Croatia, or a rhythmic gymnastics event featuring a bunch […]

  • Mike Tyson Says He Was A “Prostitute Hunter” On NBC Today (Video)

    Mike Tyson Says He Was A “Prostitute Hunter” On NBC Today (Video)

    Mike Tyson has had success in a variety of careers. Boxing would be first and foremost, obviously, but he has also shown some real talent in other fields, including acting, facial tattoos, ear-chewing, and more. What you probably didn’t know before now was that the former Heavyweight Champion was also a highly successful “prostitute hunter.”  […]

  • 9 Most Controversial Boxing Decisions of All Time

    9 Most Controversial Boxing Decisions of All Time

    People have always been a little suspicious of boxing. Maybe it’s because the sport relies on the interpretation of judges to pick a winner when nobody gets knocked out. Maybe it’s because of shady characters like Don King. Or maybe it’s because half the fights take place in Vegas, the sports-betting capital of the world. […]

  • Promotor Bob Arum Rips Decision In Pacquiao-Bradley Fight (Video)

    Promotor Bob Arum Rips Decision In Pacquiao-Bradley Fight (Video)

    Nobody was really expecting all that much from the Pacquiao v. Bradley fight this weekend. We all thought Timothy Bradley was overmatched, and our beliefs were confirmed as the fight went on, with Manny Pacquiao winning round after round after round. But then something really funny happened: the official judges for the fight lost their […]

  • This Stop Motion Animation of Pacquiao Vs. Mayweather is Epic (Video)

    This Stop Motion Animation of Pacquiao Vs. Mayweather is Epic (Video)

    Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, boxing fans will finally get the fight they’ve been clamoring for: Manny Pacquiao v Floyd Mayweather. Wait, sorry. Floyd Mayweather is in jail, serving three months for domestic battery (apparently, when it comes to domestic violence, if you’re famous, it’s “7 strikes and you’re out…for 90 […]