Tag Archives: Boxing

  • 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 […]

  • Justin Bieber Trained With Mike Tyson Before Beating Up A Paparazzo (Video)

    Justin Bieber Trained With Mike Tyson Before Beating Up A Paparazzo (Video)

    Many of you may have already heard that Justin Bieber is currently under investigation for beating up a member of the paparazzo outside a mall called The Commons in Calabasas, California on Sunday.  What you may not have heard, however, is that Bieber was well prepared for such a confrontation after training with Mike Tyson […]

  • Boxer Nick Casal Hit In Head With Golf Club…15 Times and Almost Dies

    Boxer Nick Casal Hit In Head With Golf Club…15 Times and Almost Dies

    BoxerNick Casal was scheduled to fight on ESPN2 next month. In light of this weekend’s events, it doesn’t look like boxer Nick Casal will be fighting on ESPN2 next month.After he got a call from his girlfriend to pick her up at an unfamiliar address at 5 AM, Nick Casal was probably very suspicious. That […]

  • Devastating Right Hand Distorts Boxer’s Face (Photos)

    Devastating Right Hand Distorts Boxer’s Face (Photos)

    You probably wouldn’t have recognized boxer Tony Pietrantonio prior to Saturday’s bout against Lavarn Harvell. And you certainly wouldn’t have recognized him following the bout, as one devastating right hand from his light heavyweight opponent 30 seconds into the third round appeared to turn his face into a pile of mush.  That same punch also […]

  • Mike Tyson Is Putting On A One-Man-Show In Vegas (Video)

    Mike Tyson Is Putting On A One-Man-Show In Vegas (Video)

    Mike Tyson used to sell out arenas in Las Vegas during his fighting days, and he has proven that he is capable of doing the same with his gloves off, as he took to the stage at the The Hollywood Theater inside the MGM Grand Hotel for the premier of his live show, “Mike Tyson: […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 29th) – Ali vs. Chuvalo

    This Day In Sports History (March 29th) – Ali vs. Chuvalo

    It was on this day in 1966 that Muhammad Ali took on George Chuvalo at the Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto, Ontario.  Ali was the current champion, however, this fight was not for the belt as boxing politics staged the fight as a “heavyweight showdown,” even though it was scheduled for the fifteen round championship […]