April 16,2014 Boxing Buzz TV mogul Michael King is hoping to make a dent in reviving boxing. More Boxing’s Floyd Mayweather is at the top of the list for the highest paid athletes. More More on Amir Khan’s signing with Al Haymon. More Japan’s Katsunari Takayama … Continue reading April 16,2014 UFC heads to Albuquerque June 7 The Ultimate Fighting Championship® will make its highly anticipated debut in Albuquerque on Saturday, June 7 at Tingley Coliseum. In the five-round main event, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson will take on the surging Rustam Khabilov, a winner of … Continue reading April 15,2014 Undercard Report/Photos from Chicago By Sam Geraci Photos: Bob Ryder Unbeaten jr lightweight Ronny Rios (23-0, 10 KOs) hammered out a hard fought ten round unanimous decision over Andrew “Chango” Cancio (15-3-2, 11 KOs) on Monday night at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago, Illinois. … Continue reading April 15,2014 Verdejo opponent named Photos: Peter Amador/Top Rank Puerto Rico Olympian Felix “Diamante” Verdejo (11-0, 8 KOs) will face Tijuana’s Ivan Zavala (6-5-1, 2 KOs) in a scheduled six round lightweight clash on Saturday night at the Bahia Shrine Event Center in Orlando, Florida. … Continue reading April 15,2014 Estrada to defend flyweight titles April 26 It will be Mexico vs. The Philippines on April 26 at the Centro de Convenciones in the resort paradise of Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, Mexico. In the main event, WBA/WBO flyweight champion Juan Francisco “Gallo” Estrada (25-2, 18 KOs) will defend … Continue reading April 15,2014 New opponent for McJoe Arroyo Former Puerto Rican Olympian McJoe Arroyo (13-0, 7 KOs) will now face countrymen David Quijano (15-4-1, 9 KOs) in a bantamweight eight- rounder on the April 28 Golden Boy Live! show at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. … Continue reading April 15,2014 TUF Nations Finale at the scales MAIN EVENT Tim Kennedy (186) VS Michael Bisping (186) FOX SPORTS 1 MAIN CARD Kyle Noke (171) VS Patrick Cote (170) TUF NATIONS MIDDLEWEIGHT FINAL Elias Theodorou (185) VS Sheldon Westcott (184) TUF NATIONS WELTERWEIGHT FINAL Olivier Aubin-Mercier (169) VS … Continue reading April 15,2014 “Nica” Concepcion moves to super flyweight By Gabriel F. Cordero Former WBA world champion Luis “Nica” Concepcion of Panama has sent information to the media about his decision to relinquish the WBC flyweight silver crown and move to the super flyweight category. According Concepcion, he has … Continue reading April 15,2014 Pacquiao-Bradley II: A fight of two halves By Graham Houston It’s a bit late, but here are some thoughts on last weekend’s boxing. I usually jot down the note “Fight over” when I think that a contest has shifted irrevocably in favour of one man. I made … Continue reading