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Fighting McGregor Just Another Easy Step to Immortality for Mayweather

Fighting McGregor Just Another Easy Step to Immortality for Mayweather

Fighting McGregor - Has any fighter’s road to boxing immortality been easier or come with more surefire wins than Floyd Mayweather's? Floyd just turned 40 years old. He is officially retired but there can be no doubt that he will be seen in a boxing ring sometime this year, against a man who is an elite combat sport participant but has never...

Riddick Bowe’s Marine Corps Misadventure

Riddick Bowe’s Marine Corps Misadventure

The snide remarks stung then, probably more than any legal punch he received from Evander Holyfield or even the illegal ones below the belt landed by Andrew Golota. Twenty years later, they probably still haunt Riddick Bowe as the Ghost of Christmas Past tortured Ebenezer Scrooge. If there is a difference, it is that Scrooge’s vision was pri...

Does Paulie Malignaggi Still Have the Spark?

Does Paulie Malignaggi Still Have the Spark?

MALIGNAGGI VS EGGINGTON -- Paulie Malignaggi has more cross-currents and back (and side) stories than most boxers—one of them being that he is an outstanding and candid analyst for Showtime that really makes it unnecessary for him to fight on and continue to risk long-term injuries. But that’s in the eyes of the beholder. For Paulie, it’...

Saul “Neno” Rodriguez Spearheads Mayweather Promotions SoCal Invasion

Saul “Neno” Rodriguez Spearheads Mayweather Promotions SoCal Invasion

A decade has passed since Mayweather Promotions was created. Now it finally invades one of the busiest boxing breeding grounds in the country when Saul “Neno” Rodriguez leads the charge on Friday. Riverside’s Rodriguez (20-0-1, 15 KOs) meets Chile’s Oscar Bravo (22-6, 10 KOs) in the co-main event on Friday Feb. 24, at Pechanga Resor...

Pacquiao vs Khan in the United Arab Emirates? Don’t Bet Against It.

Pacquiao vs Khan in the United Arab Emirates? Don’t Bet Against It.

PAC-MAN'S NEXT OPPONENT -- With each passing day it seems more likely that Manny Pacquiao’s next opponent will be Amir Khan. The long-simmering rumor that Pac-Man would bypass Bob Arum’s preferred choice, Jeff Horn, in favor of Khan gained more traction this week with a report in the Daily Mirror that Khan had agreed to terms, leaving only...

Wilder vs Washington Has a Storyline Straight out of Charles Dickens

Wilder vs Washington Has a Storyline Straight out of Charles Dickens

  It was the best of times, it was the worst of times … *Charles Dickens’ opening to his classic 1859 novel, A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens never authored a book about the incongruities of 21st century heavyweight boxing. And why should he have? The British-born creator of some of literature’s most enduring fictional ...

Three Punch Combo: Hurd vs. Harrison, Ugonoh-Breazeale and More

Three Punch Combo: Hurd vs. Harrison, Ugonoh-Breazeale and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO -- Jarrett Hurd puts his undefeated record on the line this Saturday when he faces once beaten Tony Harrison for the vacant IBF Junior Middleweight title. Hurd, considered by many boxing insiders as a future star, has put on some scintillating performances in his most recent bouts. But could that be a mirage and could he be i...

British Heavyweight Nathan Gorman: Another Traveller on the Rise

British Heavyweight Nathan Gorman: Another Traveller on the Rise

BRITISH HEAVYWEIGHTS -- These are giddy times for heavyweight boxing in England. IBF champion Anthony Joshua is widely considered the real deal, merely the most talented heavyweight on the planet. David Haye, Dillian Whyte and Hughie Fury are all rated in the top five by one or more of the major sanctioning bodies. Cuban ex-patriot Luis Ortiz,...

Friday Boxing Recaps: A Big Upset in El Paso; Roy Jones Soldiers On

Friday Boxing Recaps: A Big Upset in El Paso; Roy Jones Soldiers On

FRIDAY BOXING RECAPS -- Jose Felix Jr., a consensus 9/4 favorite, stumbled badly on Friday night in El Paso where he was taken to school by unheralded 33-year-old Jonathan Maicelo (pictured on the left), a native of Peru fighting out of North Bergen, New Jersey. Felix, who had a 35-1-1 record coming in, had designs on fighting the winner of th...

Robert Manzanarez Wins by KO in his U.S. Debut in Downtown L.A.

Robert Manzanarez Wins by KO in his U.S. Debut in Downtown L.A.

FIGHT NIGHT AT THE BELASCO -- Mexico’s Robert Manzanarez arrived as a mystery with a gaudy record and showed how he got it by stopping former champion Gamaliel Diaz by knockout on Friday. Manzanarez (34-1, 28 KOs), a southpaw super lightweight, though born in Phoenix, had fought exclusively in Mexico and showed his talent was real in defe...

RECENT BOXING RESULTS

Date: Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Location: Silver Street Studios, Houston, Texas

Wt Class / Title Fights Result Rnd
Super Feather Dat Nguyen (W)

Miguel Flores

TKO RD 6 of 10@1:02
Super Light Darwin Price (W)

Hylon Williams Jr

UD RD 8 of 8
Cruiser Medzhid Bektemirov (W)

Istvan Zeller

TKO RD 2 of 6@2:59
Brandon Figueroa (W)

Raul Chirino

KO RD 4 of 6@1:30