If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.
Manny Pacquiao, one of the few boxers to still move the needle, fights Timothy Bradley this weekend for the WBO welterweight title.
One of boxing’s major sanctioning bodies will review Timothy Bradley’s controversial split decision victory over Manny Pacquiao, the first step toward what promoter Bob Arum hopes will be “clarity” in the judging of the fight.
Champ: Prince Fielder for his recent hot streak. He is one Tiger we can’t complain about.
This past weekend WBO welter weight champion Manny Pacquiao put his belt on the line against undefeated challenger Timothy Bradley in a title fight at the MGM Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Thomas “The Hitman” Hearns helped boxing flourish in the 1980s with his high-profile fights and says current stars should adapt a similar willingness to take on all challengers.
Step up punk. Those were the words Floyd Mayweather tweeted to Manny Pacquiao this week.
Champ: Manny Pacquiao ;Chump: Bret Bielema