Tag Archives: Boxing

  • 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 […]

  • Dereck Chisora Slaps Vitali Klitschko During Weigh-In (Video)

    Dereck Chisora Slaps Vitali Klitschko During Weigh-In (Video)

    Some might think that getting knocked out by an opponent is quite the emasculating experience for a boxer, but it is not even close to being as emasculating as getting slapped in the face by your opponent during the pre-fight weigh-ins. The current WBC heavyweight champion, Vitali Klitschko was a victim of the latter, as […]

  • Argentine Boxing Match Ends In Massive Chair-Throwing Brawl (Video)

    Argentine Boxing Match Ends In Massive Chair-Throwing Brawl (Video)

    Thousands of boxing fans filled the Club Once Unidos in Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, to watch fellow countryman Luis Alberto Lazare throw punches at his Filipino opponent, Johnriel Casimero. Little did any of these fans know that by the end of the bout, they would be the ones throwing the punches.  And that […]

  • Freddie Roach Calls Floyd Mayweather A Female Body Part (Video)

    Freddie Roach Calls Floyd Mayweather A Female Body Part (Video)

    It appears as though the Manny Pacquiao vs Floyd Mayweather super-fight has been put on the back burner once again (apparently Mayweather won’t settle on a 50/50 revenue split).  And while the Pacquiao camp has decided to move on and focus on their next opponent (which according to some sources, could be Miguel Cotto), his […]

  • Taiwanese Animation Talks About Pacquiao vs. Mayweather (Video)

    Taiwanese Animation Talks About Pacquiao vs. Mayweather (Video)

    In case you haven’t heard, the possibility of a super-fight between WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao and WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. appears to be dwindling.  According to the people at NMA World, Mayweather has issued a challenge to Pacquiao to step into the ring and fight him on May 5th, before he serves […]

  • Floyd “Money” Mayweather Calls Out Manny Pacquiao On Camera (Video)

    Floyd “Money” Mayweather Calls Out Manny Pacquiao On Camera (Video)

    Floyd “Money” Mayweather isn’t afraid to speak his mind, and while many will suggest that he is afraid of Manny Pacquiao, the current WBC welterweight champion will be quick to tell you otherwise. With a member of his entourage recording, Mayweather took the opportunity to call out Pacquiao, challenging him to take a drug test […]