America Has Caught Boxing Fever—and Not Because of Mayweather-Pacquiao

The trend of private boxing clubs and gyms has surged in the U.S. and Europe over the past decade by Hannah Elliott – Bloomberg News If you follow basically any model on social media these days, you probably know how she stays in shape. The same goes for many young figures with a...

Mike Tyson Goes Off on Floyd at Final Press Mayweather – Pacquiao Conference

Tyson Call him Dirt, Delusional and a Small Scared Man By Raj Parmar Heavyweight great “Iron” Mike Tyson has made known how his thoughts about pound for pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. as Floyd’s May 2nd mega fight with Manny Pacquiao draws very near for this Saturday night on...

This Day in Boxing April 30, 1976 Norton TKOs Stander

Ken Norton scores a 5th round TKO victory over a tough Ron Stander Ken Norton 224 lbs beat Ron Stander 229 lbs by TKO at 1:19 in round 5 of 12 Location: Capital Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA Referee: Harry Cecchini Ken Norton whipped Ron Slander’s face into a bloody mask...

Mayweather Claims Being Greater Than These Warriors?

These magnificent KO Kings each had 100 or more knockouts Archie Moore, Sugar Ray Robinson, Sandy Saddler, Henry Armstrong, Joe Gans, Jimmy Wilde      

Floyd Mayweather Better than Muhammad Ali?

Mayweather shocked the sports world, insisting he was better than Sugar Ray Robinson and Muhammad Ali. By Lee Cleveland Last week in a series interviews with ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith, Floyd Mayweather shocked the sports world, insisting he was better than Sugar Ray Robinson and...

Racial Progress Killed American Boxing

Floyd, Manny and Al cash in on its (brief?) revival. “We should see a classic fight on a classic night,” predicts former light heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver. “It should go down in boxing folklore as one of the greatest fights of all time.” BY BRANDO...

How A Successful Mayweather-Pacquiano Fight Could Make Boxing Too Expensive For Boxing Fans

This fight has the very real potential to have the highest number of purchasers in pay-per-view history. By Roger Groves – Contributor Forbes You know you have a problem when you are the only one on the beach thinking about corporate joint ventures and the cost to consumers of...

ESPN SportsNation Prepares for Pacquiao vs Mayweather with Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!!

  Max Kellerman and Marcellus Wiley, have the perfect solution to get in fighting shape: Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!! by John Scalzo Michelle Beadle is a host of ESPN’s SportsNation, but she is woefully unprepared for this Saturday’s big boxing bout between Manny Pacquiao and...

This Day in Boxing April 29, 1978 Arguello Stops Tam

Alexis Arguello retains his super featherweight title with a 5th round tko over Rey Tam. Forum, Inglewood, California, USA W TKO 5 15 time: 1:54 | referee: Rudy Jordan WBC World super featherweight title

Former Middleweight World Champion Boxer Gene Fullmer Dead at 83

West Jordan Utah native, though a world boxing champ, always just wanted to be known as ‘Gene’ By Jay Drew – The Salt Lake Tribune Heaven is a better place today, former Utah Jazz coach and general manager Frank Layden said Tuesday after learning of the death of his longtime...