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Canelo Move to HBO Changes Boxing Landscape So far in 2014 boxing has seen more impacting events happen outside the ring than in. Yesterday was no different, but the effect may be huge for the foreseeable future. Yesterday  it was announced by Golden Boy Promotions president Oscar De La Hoya and HBO Sports president Ken Hershman via press conference that Saul ‘Canelo’ […]

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Mayweather Still Undefeated Yet Now Vulnerable

When Floyd Mayweather declared on February 24 that he would be fighting Marcos Maidana most fans and media saw it as a another cakewalk for the man that is considered the best pound-for-pound boxer in the world. Some even dubbed the fight ‘Mayweather-Baldomir II’ after the 2006 fight with another fighter from Argentina, Carlos Baldomir, which […]

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HBO Boxing And Top Rank Have A Problem And They Know It

  When a layman looks at the sport of boxing and its’ current ‘Cold War’ between Golden Boy Promotions and Top Rank Promotions and by extension HBO and Showtime, they would likely see slight stability. Both promotions and networks actually enjoyed great success in 2013 despite not working with each other. Some analysts like Showtime’s Al Berstein […]

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Boxing : Who is the 2013 Fighter of the Year?

2013 was a year to remember in the sport of boxing. There are several fighters worthy of the honor, Fighter of the Year. There will be a rush to crown the obvious, but this column will look at all of the contenders. Floyd Mayweather in theory should be the choice for Fighter of the Year. […]

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Bernard Hopkins: What is in the Future for Boxing’s Living Legend

Bernard Hopkins once again proved that age is just a number with his victory over Karo Murat. His ability to defeat an opponent over a decade younger is a tribute to the focus and determination that have defined Hopkins’ career. The question becomes what is next for Hopkins, and what are realistic options? Hopkins has […]

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Boxing : Manny Pacquiao vs.Brandon Rios, Who Has The Edge?

Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios are at the crossroads of their boxing careers. Rios is looking for a win to catapult him to the top of the sport. Pacquiao is looking for redemption after his crushing loss to Juan Manuel Marquez in December of 2012. Power: Pacquiao has the power advantage in theory. He has […]

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The One: Danny Garcia vs Lucas Matthysse Preview

The day has finally come. In a fight that could have its own Pay-Per-View date, unified junior welterweight champion Danny ‘Swift ‘ Garcia will defend his WBC, WBA, and Ring Magazine titles against knockout artist Lucas ‘The Machine’ Matthysse on the undercard of one of the biggest nights that boxing has seen in a long time. Each fighter […]