Tag Archives: boxing

Mayweather and McGregor feud at NSFW press event: ‘Dance for me, boy’

Mayweather and McGregor traded oral poking as they faced off for the first time ever ahead of their 26 August boxing match in Las Vegas Floyd Mayweather Jr and Conor McGregor assembled be faced on Tuesday for the first time, at least publicly, as they knocked off a four-city, three-country international press tour to drum up interest in their 12 …

Read More »

‘Dirtbag’: Conor McGregor’s former sparring partner resumes assault

A week after walking out of Conor McGregors training camp, his former sparring partner has launched into another attack on the Irishman A week after walking out of Conor McGregors training camp, his former sparring partner has launched into another attack on the Irishman. Paulie Malignaggi was helping McGregor to prepare for his fighting against former boxing nature champion Floyd …

Read More »

Judge tallied wrong boxers in Burnett’s world title win over Haskins, remarks IBF

Lee Haskins was knocked down twice in Saturdays world bantamweight entitle defence in Belfast but was given a loss by split decision subsequentlies thanks to an error by the American judge Clark Sammartino Ryan Burnetts split decision win over the Briton Lee Haskins for the world bantamweight designation in Belfast on Saturday was scored incorrectly and should have been an …

Read More »

Manny Pacquiao election rival calls for Timothy Bradley bout to be stopped

The Philippine elections commission has been asked to stop the Las Vegas bout with Timothy Bradley because it would commit Filipino senatorial candidate Manny Pacquiao disproportionate publicity Manny Pacquiaos 9 April bout with Timothy Bradley came under a cloud on Monday when the Philippine elections commission was asked to stop the Las Vegas match because it would give the Filipino …

Read More »

A week after walking out of Conor McGregors training camp, his former sparring partner has launched into another attack on the Irishman A week after walking out of Conor McGregors training camp, his former sparring partner has launched into another attack on the Irishman. Paulie Malignaggi was helping McGregor to prepare for his fight with former boxing world champion Floyd …

Read More »

Anthony Joshua reigns Eric Molina to set up Wladimir Klitschko showdown

Anthony Joshua cleared the way to a new year showdown with Wladimir Klitschko after completing American Eric Molina in the third largest round to retain his IBF heavyweight title in Manchester Eric Drummer Boy Molina, a 34 -year-old Texan of quiet disposition and scant accomplishment, said before he stepped into the ring with Anthony Joshua here on Saturday night that …

Read More »

Why Olympic Boxers Arent Wearing Headgear Anymore

Something is missing from Olympics boxing this year. Did you notice? Its lot easier to see the faces of male boxers—taunting, grimacing, or smiling in all their Olympian glory. This year, the Olympics ditched boxing headgear for the first time since 1984, making it look a lot more like professional boxing. The decision, according to statements from amateur boxings governing …

Read More »

Floyd Mayweather accuses Conor McGregor of racism and uses homophobic slur

Floyd Mayweather called Conor McGregor a faggot and accused the UFC fighter of racism in an ugly public appearance at Wembley Arena Floyd Mayweather attacked Conor McGregor with a homophobic slur and accused the UFC fighter of racism in the final leg of a promotional tour that has descended into an ugly war of words. The UFC lightweight champion was …

Read More »