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December 16,2014 Rigondeaux public workout Wednesday in Miami

Caribe Promotions & Versailles Cuban Restaurant will host an open workout for media and fans on Wednesday from 12pm to 2PM for two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and WBA/WBO jr. featherweight world champion Guillermo “El Chacal” Rigondeaux. Rigondeaux is preparing to … Continue reading

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December 16,2014 Pacquiao: Money is not the issue

WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao has responded to the comments made by WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather last Friday night on Showtime. In a statement on his official website, Pacman stated, “Mayweather can get the amount he wants. As early … Continue reading

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December 16,2014 Video: 51 belted champions at 52nd WBC Convention

By Boxing Bob Newman The WBC belted 51 of its greatest past and present champions in all weight classes during its 52nd Annual Convention at the Mirage in Las Vegas.

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December 16,2014 Weekend musings

One of the greatest takeaways I had from my brief (very brief) amateur boxing stint was that what you saw on television wasn’t as easy as you may have thought it was before. As an example you can try at … Continue reading

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December 16,2014 We go to the scorecards … Uh oh!

By Graham Houston Disputed decisions have long been a part of boxing but they seem to coming thick and fast these days. Some of these controversies are, I believe, TV-driven in that fans just go along with the commentaries. I … Continue reading

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December 16,2014 Daud Yordan starts mission for the WBO title

By Jeff Pamungkas IBO lightweight champion Daud Yordan of Indonesia is now chasing a world rating in that division with the WBO in order to challenge the champion of the division. To start the mission, Yordan (32-3, 23 KOs) is … Continue reading

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December 16,2014 Boxing Buzz

Questionable scoring in Las Vegas this weekend? More Along those lines: Did Timothy Bradley get “hosed?” More Scotland hopeful Charlie Flynn made the transition from amateur to pro this weekend. More How much of a threat now is Amir Khan … Continue reading

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December 16,2014 ESPN2 FNF kicks off January 9

Gary Shaw Productions’ super-welterweight contender Francisco Santana (21-3-1, 10 KOs) returns to the ring against Sebastian Lujan (43-8-2, 26 KOs) on January 9, 2015 at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, California. The 10-round bout will serve as the … Continue reading

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December 16,2014 WBC 52nd convention day 1

Story and photos by Boxing Bob Newman Some two hundred judges packed the Montego room in the Mirage hotel and casino for Part 1 of the ring officials seminar at the WBC convention this afternoon. WBC Ring official chairman Hubert … Continue reading

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