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By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Wed, 27 May 2015

Former flyweight title challenger Milan Melindo won’t underestimate IBF light flyweight champion Javier Mendoza when he gets a second chance at a world title in Mexico on May 31, Manila Time. In an overseas telephone c  
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President Zuma. South African President Jacob Zuma has reportedly acted on the appeal of Filipino world champion Rey Loreto and another Filipino boxer who fought in East London March 23 but were not paid their prize mone  
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Pacquiao nixes inclusion of Sarangani in proposed Bangsamoro territory
By Aquiles Z. Zonio,, Wed, 27 May 2015

GENERAL SANTOS CITY – World eight-division boxing champion and Sarangani Rep. Manny Pacquiao said he’s supporting the quest for a just and lasting peace in Mindanao but he doesn’t want that his province be included in th  
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By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Wed, 27 May 2015

WBO Oriental super flyweight champion Warlito “Cowboy” Parrenas is using an unusual attire in his preparation for his interim title fight against David Carmona on June 20 in Mexico. Parrenas is training with a mask which is  
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Lightweight Prospect & Former Olympian Cesar Villarraga in Action this Friday, Wed, 27 May 2015
ORANGE, Calif. (May 26, 2015) - Former Olympian Cesar Villarraga (6-0, 4 KOs), one of the brightest prospects in the lightweight division, is featured on the undercard of Thompson Boxing's fifteenth year anniversary show, titled "Path to Glory" this Friday, May 29 from the Doubletree Hotel, Ontario,  Read Full Story >>>

Top adviser Michael Koncz admits bringing up retirement option to Pacquiao
By Snow Badua,, Wed, 27 May 2015
MICHAEL Koncz, the business adviser of boxing legend Manny Pacquiao, has one piece of advice to the Filipino champ. “To be honest with you, I already recommended that he retire,” Koncz told Koncz admitted suggesting before that Pacquiao finally considering hanging up his gloves, more   Read Full Story >>>

Triple G and The Cobra
By Robert Ecksel,, Wed, 27 May 2015
“Carl doesn’t need this fight. But he says he is intrigued by how he would deal with him. He’s crazy that way…” Gennady Golovkin (33-0, 30 KOs), the knockout artist from the City of Angels by way of Karaganda, Kazakhstan, has been called “the most avoided man in boxing.” Whether that’s true or no  Read Full Story >>>

50 Cent's bankruptcy filing gets sex tape suit thrown out
By Scott Christ, Bad Left Hook, Wed, 27 May 2015
An article at the New York Post's Page Six has more on 50 Cent filing bankruptcy for SMS Promotions, noting that at the same time he filed for bankruptcy, he also got a federal judge to remove a civil suit brought against him by Lestonia Leviston, who filed the suit in 2010 after 50, real name Curti  Read Full Story >>>


Baltimore’s pro boxer extended his win streak to 11 on Friday night at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey. BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, U.S.A. – On Friday night, May 22, 2015, undefeated professional boxer, Gervonta "T  
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50 Cent -- Boxing Company Goes Bankrupt, Wed, 27 May 2015
Huge blow for 50 Cent's boxing company SMS Promotions -- TMZ Sports has learned the rapper's company has just filed for bankruptcy ... though it vows to stay in business. 50 started SMS Promotions back in 2012 ... and signed some pretty big names in the sport, including then-undefeated champion   Read Full Story >>>

Algieri Predicts 21st Win, More Magic At Barclays
By Michael Woods, The Sweet Science, Wed, 27 May 2015
People on the East Coast of the US, from 8 to 80, looked at this as the longest winter of their lives, from Boston to Brooklyn, most of 'em have been pleased as punch to see the sun, and feel that delightful trickle of sweat which runs down from your back to the behind. So it was within that cont  Read Full Story >>>

Amir Khan can rule welterweight division for years, says Virgil Hunter
By Bryan Armen Graham, The Guardian, Wed, 27 May 2015
Virgil Hunter had heard enough. The trainer of Amir Khan measured the corner conference room at the New York Marriott Brooklyn Bridge Hotel, watching intently as a gaggle of writers peppered his pupil with a string of questions about Manny Pacquiao, Kell Brook, Danny García, Brandon Rios and – of  Read Full Story >>>

Andrey Fedosov & John Thompson crowned Boxcino champions with stoppage wins, Wed, 27 May 2015

Corona, California (May 26, 2015)--Memorial Day weekend started out with a bang as Andrey Fedosov and John Thompson were crowned Boxcino 2015 champions in the Heavyweight and Jr. Middleweight divisions with stoppa  
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THIS SATURDAY! Felix Verdejo Bronx Public Workout & Fan Session - 1 PM, Wed, 27 May 2015

This Saturday! May 30 at 1 P.M. ET The Bronx Cultural Arts Festival at 152nd Street BRONX, NY (May 26, 2015) -- The boxing gem of Puerto Rico, undefeated No. 3 world-rated lightweight contender FELIX "El Diamante"   
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Tureano Johnson providing great sparring for Daniel Geale, Wed, 27 May 2015
NEW JERSEY (May 26, 2015) - Gary Shaw Productions middleweight contender, Tureano Johnson (18-1, 13 KOs), is now the chief sparring partner for Daniel Geale (31-3, 16 KOs) as he prepares him for his upcoming WBC title clash with Miguel Cotto (39-4, 32 KOs). Johnson, who captured the WBA Internation  Read Full Story >>>

By Maloney L. Samaco,, Wed, 27 May 2015

The City of Maasin conducted an Open Invitational Boxing Tournament dubbed "Engkwentro sa Mayo Halad sa Adlaw ni Mayor" at the City Integrated Bus and Jeepney Terminal on May 26, 2015. The results are the following: School   
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Lightweight Contender Tony Luis to Serve on Broadcast Commentary Team on CBS Sports Network, this Friday, May 29, in Memphis, Wed, 27 May 2015
Lightweight contender Tony "Lightning" Luis says it'll be the realization of a childhood dream when he serves as guest analyst on the broadcast team this Friday, May 29. Luis will join Ron Kruck, Steve Kim and Patrick Ortiz for the live call of "Championship Boxing on CBS Sports Network," will ai  Read Full Story >>>

Seconds Out Promotions Signs Light Heavyweight Powerhouse Marcus Oliveira to a Promotional Agreement, Wed, 27 May 2015
Tony Grygelko of Minneapolis-based Seconds Out Promotions proudly announces the signing of hard-punching former world-title challenger Marcus Oliveira to a promotional contract. From Menominee, Wisconsin, and of Menominee Nation, native, heritage, 36-year-old Oliveira (25-1-1, 20 KOs) is also a f  Read Full Story >>>

Rematch still possible for Pacquiao, Mayweather
By Roy Luarca, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Wed, 27 May 2015
IF Floyd Mayweather Jr. changes his mind again and agrees to a rematch with Manny Pacquiao, chances are it will be held in April next year, also in Las Vegas. The venue will no longer be the 16,800-seat MGM Grand Garden Arena, but the rising Las Vegas Arena, which can accommodate up to 20,000 fan  Read Full Story >>>

Amir Khan insists his eyes are not on the potential prize for beating Chris Algieri
By Sheldan Keay, Manchester Evening News, Wed, 27 May 2015
Amir Khan insists he isn’t overlooking Chris Algieri despite rumours once again that the Bolton boxer could be next up for pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather. Khan will take on former world champion Algieri at the Barclays Centre in New York on Friday. A victory there could see the 28-y  Read Full Story >>>

The Travelin’ Man goes to Boston-part II
By Lee Groves,, Wed, 27 May 2015
Saturday, May 23 (continued): Early on, it appeared James DeGale’s attempt to become the first British Olympic gold medalist to win a major professional boxing title was going off the rails. Following a tight, tense, first round that saw Andre Dirrell outland DeGale 6-3 overall, the American amplifi  Read Full Story >>>

The Travelin’ Man goes to Boston-part I
By Lee Groves,, Wed, 27 May 2015
Friday, May 22: It’s hard to believe that it’s been five weeks since my last trip, when I had the privilege of working the Lucas Matthysse-Ruslan Provodnikov card in Verona, N.Y. That’s because virtually every day has been spent conducting research for the massive June slate of fights carried by Com  Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Tue, 26 May 2015

Trongco (L). Filipino southpaw Renan Trongco who is rated No. 5 flyweight by the World Boxing Council is out of the fight card of promoter Gabriel "Bebot" Elorde at the area behind the Mall of Asia Arena on June 5.  
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Mayweather-Pacquiao rematch to be driven by viewer's demand
By Leo Reyes, Digital Journal, Tue, 26 May 2015
The proposed rematch between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will happen as soon as the Filipino boxing star recovers from his right shoulder injury and if there is a demand from viewers to watch the fight for the second time. This was disclosed by Showtime's Sports head Stephen Espinoza w  Read Full Story >>>

Joe Cortez: “I don’t think there’s a reason for a Mayweather – Pacquiao rematch, it was not even close!”
By Robert Brown, OTR Boxing Radio, Tue, 26 May 2015
Hall of Fame boxing referee, Joe Cortez, retired from refereeing in September of 2012 and has been working as a boxing analyst for ESPN Sports ever since. Cortez was one of the most experienced referees in title fights, having worked in over 170 championship bouts during his career and saw most of t  Read Full Story >>>

Fight scene still packs a punch
By Ron Shillingford,, Tue, 26 May 2015
Combat sports are in fine fettle, thankfully, despite the disappointment of the recent “Fight of the Century.” The Floyd “Money” Mayweather clash with Manny Pacquiao on May 1 may have been the richest contest in boxing history, but it fell lamentably short of living up to its billing. Fight of   Read Full Story >>>

Khan: Deep down, Mayweather doesn’t want to fight me.
By Ryan O’Hara, Tha Boxing Voice, Tue, 26 May 2015
WBC silver welterweight champion and Bolton fighter Amir Khan believes an impressive performance against former 140 lb. champion Chris Algieri on Saturday will leave Floyd Mayweather Jr. no choice but to fight him in a September clash. But, he also knows a bad performance or any slight glitch is   Read Full Story >>>

Khan coy on Mayweather talk
Fox Sports, Tue, 26 May 2015
The two-time world champion is preparing for his second fight at welterweight against Algieri in the American's home city, New York on Friday. With Mayweather having disposed of Manny Pacquiao and seemingly set for one last bout, Khan has been mentioned as a possible final foe for the American su  Read Full Story >>>

.357 Magno
By Robert Ecksel,, Tue, 26 May 2015
The BWAA’s credibility or lack thereof notwithstanding, Santoloquito has a point. Too bad it’s at the top of his head… Boxing has always attracted serious writers. A serious sport with a serious history, boxing brings out the best and worst of man. The best are the fighters, whose courage is off th  Read Full Story >>>

Op-Ed: Milan Melindo needs to knock out Javier Mendoza to win in Mexico
By Leo Reyes, Digital Journal, Tue, 26 May 2015
WBC Youth Intercontinental flyweight champion Milan Melindo needs to win by knockout to win his upcoming fight in Mexico against IBF light flyweight champion Javier Mendoza on May 30 at the Campo Nuevo Ensenada, Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico. In his first attempt to win a major title, Meli  Read Full Story >>>

Amir Khan vs Chris Algieri Can Brit do what Manny Pacquiao didn't?
By Lee Cleveland , Fight Saga, Tue, 26 May 2015
Will Amir Khan finally face Floyd Mayweather on September 12? Promoted Content Some believe it depends on how the former performs on Friday against Chris Algieri. According to Khan, Al Haymon, who manages both fighters thinks Floyd's team will have run out of excuses should Khan look dazzling  Read Full Story >>>

Last Train to Palookaville
By Ted Sares,, Tue, 26 May 2015
It doesn’t take a judge, psychiatrist, or neurologist to know why Jermain Taylor behaves as he does… “I’m on the highway to hell On the highway to hell… …And I’m goin’ down All the way” —Highway to Hell by AC/DC “There are telltale signs in the life of a fighter that should not go  Read Full Story >>>

Floyd Mayweather’s attempt at 50-0 will be for Cotto’s or Canelo’s middleweight title in his last fight
By Jake Emen,, Tue, 26 May 2015
Floyd Mayweather has repeatedly said that his next fight will be his last. Fresh off his win over Manny Pacquiao, Mayweather is sitting at 48-0 with 26 knockouts, and he has one fight remaining on a six-fight deal he signed with Showtime. He’s slated to return in September, and the plan is to win  Read Full Story >>>

Floyd Mayweather vs Amir Khan: Does The Money Team really want this?
By Lee Cleveland , Fight Saga, Tue, 26 May 2015
Since Floyd Mayweather defeated Canelo Alvarez in September 2013, boxing superstar Amir Khan has been lobbying to no end to get the former in the ring. Following the Canelo fight, Khan was seemingly a shoe-in to face Mayweather until boxing fans expressed their vehement displeasure with such a ma  Read Full Story >>>


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