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By Rene Bonsubre, Jr.,, Tue, 21 Oct 2014

Milan “El Metodico” Melindo (31W-1L, 12KO’s) was widely touted to be the next Filipino world champ after masterful victories against former title holders Muhammad Rachman (UD 10 2009) and Carlos Tamara (UD 10 2010). He finally got h  
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TODAY! Tim Bradley/Mauricio Herrera/Jose Benavidez LA News Conf - Noon PT, Tue, 21 Oct 2014
TIMOTHY BRADLEY, JR. MAURICIO HERRERA / JOSE BENAVIDEZ, JR. LOS ANGELES PRESS CONFERENCE LUNCHEON Today! Monday, October 20 at Noon PT Avalon Hollywood Streamed Live at 3:30 P.M. ET / 12:30 P.M. PT via HOLLYWOOD, CALIF (October 20, 2014) -- Former two-division world champio  Read Full Story >>>

Six Of The Best – Half Dozen TRAD TKO Boxers In Action At York Hall This Saturday, Tue, 21 Oct 2014
With over forty pro boxers training at the TRAD TKO Boxing Gym in Canning Town, it should come as no surprise that some weekends there would be a number of their young stars in action, however this weekend it’s not the normal two or three, it’s six, what’s more they’re all fighting on the same even  Read Full Story >>>

Nicholas Walters-Nonito Donaire: Post-Report Card
By Cliff Rold,, Tue, 21 Oct 2014
Say hello to the new guy. One fight after potentially ending the career of Vic Darchinyan, Jamaica’s Nicholas Walter may have ended Nonito Donaire’s time as an elite among the Featherweight and below set on Saturday night. Outside of a wobbly moment late in the second, Walters was the bigger, ba  Read Full Story >>>

Haywood Gets Help From Former Champ Dunstan For Oct 25th Pro Debut, Tue, 21 Oct 2014
On Saturday 25th October Jerome Haywood, one of the newest young stars from the TRAD TKO Boxing Gym, is set to make his professional debut, against Lithuania’s Rolandas Cesna, on the Dave Murphy Acourtier Events promoted CAPITAL PUNISHMENT mega event at the York Hall in Bethnal Green, London, which  Read Full Story >>>

Golovkin-Rubio and Other Notes
By Thomas Hauser, The Sweet Science, Tue, 21 Oct 2014
There was a standing room only crowd of 9,323 at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, for Saturday night’s fight card featuring Gennady Golovkin vs. Marco Antonio Rubio and Nonito Donaire vs. Nicholas Walters. Before the telecast, it was clear that Golovkin and Donaire were going in different d  Read Full Story >>>

Nonito Donaire not considering retirement, may drop in weight
By Ryan Songalia, Rappler, Tue, 21 Oct 2014
MANILA, Philippines - Nonito Donaire Jr. says he isn’t considering retiring following his sixth round knockout loss to Nicholas Walters, revealing that his next step will likely be a drop in weight. Donaire, posting on his official Facebook page, said Walters was too big for him, which he feels c  Read Full Story >>>

Arum Says Lomachenko Possible Opponent for Walters in 2015
By James Lopez, Tha Boxing Voice, Tue, 21 Oct 2014
Nicholas Walters’ sixth round stoppage over Nonito Donaire has really captured the attention of the boxing world. Before his recent TKO victory over Donaire he was relatively under the radar despite his outstanding record, which now improves to 25-0 with 21 KO’s. Walters showed all the intangibles o  Read Full Story >>>

Will Lawsuit KO Floyd Mayweather’s Future?
By Dennis Cruz, Boxing Buzz, Tue, 21 Oct 2014
Late last week it was announced that Sharif Rahman and Hasim Rahman Jr. had filed a lawsuit against Floyd Mayweather, Mayweather Promotions, and Showtime. The suit alleges that the brothers were forced to engage in dangerous extended sparring sessions under Mayweather’s supervision at the Maywather   Read Full Story >>>

Non-Superlative: This Year’s Ballot for Boxing’s Hall of Fame
By Adam Berlin,, Tue, 21 Oct 2014
Is this year’s crop of potential Hall-of-Fame inductees very good? They are. Are some of them excellent? Probably. Are they worthy of being remembered? Once a year, members of the Boxing Writers Association of America receive a ballot from the International Boxing Hall of Fame with a list of pote  Read Full Story >>>

Timothy Bradley: “I don’t have any problem going up in weight to face Cotto or Canelo!”
By Jenna Jay, OTR Boxing Radio, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
During the 223th edition of “On The Ropes” boxing radio I had a chance to speak with former 2 division world champion Timothy Bradley to discuss his recently announced bout with Diego Chaves. Bradley spoke in detail about the upcoming fight and what he thinks of his opponent. Bradley also talked abo  Read Full Story >>>

Ritual de lo habitual: Gennady Golovkin KO2 Marco Antonio Rubio
By Jimmy Tobin , The Cruelest Sport, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
CARSON, Calif.- The sun over Southern California climbed out of the mountains Saturday morning on its journey into the Pacific. Under that slow-burning arc smog blurred the horizon, traffic blurred time, hikers pounded the trails of Runyon Canyon, lifers pounded the pavement of Skid Row. And when th  Read Full Story >>>

Saved By the Bell Promotions questions Drian Francisco’s next fight in Davao
By Rich Mazon ,, Mon, 20 Oct 2014

Drian Francisco’s plans of fighting next month in Davao City may hit a snag because of possible legal issues that his estranged promotional company might file. Saved by the Bell (SBB) Promotions maintains that the hard   
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Cebu mounts successful bid for Archery, Zumba world records
By Mary Jane Catriz,, Mon, 20 Oct 2014

Cebu City, Philippines – Thousands of people from Cebu and neighboring islands took part to the four world records attempts yesterday in separated venues at the same day. Archery Lesson and Tourney The Queen Cit  
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'Fighting Words' - Golovkin: Waiting Game or Weight Game
By David P. Greisman,, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
There comes a point at which a boxer should not be held responsible for circumstances beyond his control. There comes a time, though, when we as boxing fans expect a better product and don’t accept excuses, however valid, for why we are not getting it. This is the situation that Gennady Golovk  Read Full Story >>>

It’s not the end for Donaire
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
CARSON, California – Bob Arum said fight fans have not seen the last of Nonito Donaire, who just took his second loss inside 18 months. “The fact that you lose is not a death sentence,” Arum said. And following Donaire’s staggering loss to Nicholas Walters at the StubHub Center on a cold Satur  Read Full Story >>>

Donaire’s two options: Quit or move down
By Marc Anthony Reyes, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
CARSON, California—Is the featherweight division too tough for Nonito Donaire Jr.? If there’s any doubt about that, Nicholas Walters made sure he erased it Saturday night. With a looping right to just above the back of the ear in the sixth round, Walters emphatically told Donaire that he is   Read Full Story >>>

Golovkin: Buy The Ticket, Take The Ride; Magno’s Monday Rant
By Paul Magno, The Boxing Tribune, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
“Ever get the feeling you’ve been cheated? Good night!” — Johnny Rotten, 1978, Winterland Theater, San Francisco, California, after an abbreviated set at the end of the last Sex Pistols concert on the group’s infamous U.S. Tour. Under normal circumstances, a two-round main event laugher wh  Read Full Story >>>

Gennady Golovkin demolishes Rubio in just 2 rounds. Will Miguel Cotto be next?
By Jenna Jay, OTR Boxing Radio, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
This past Saturday night at the StubHub center in Carson California, Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin defended his IBO/WBA Middleweight title belts against the hard punching Marco Antonio Rubio. The bout was expected to be one of the toughest in Golovkin’s title reign, as Rubio had withstood heavy handed figh  Read Full Story >>>

Kayoed by Jamaican in 6th round: Donaire goes down fighting
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
CARSON, California – Nonito Donaire Jr. faced an opponent that was too good and too strong for him, and got knocked out with one second left in the sixth round Saturday evening at the StubHub Center here. Nicholas Walters, the knockout artist from Jamaica, landed a short overhand right just above  Read Full Story >>>

Walters proves too powerful for Donaire
By John Raspanti,, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
Nicholas Walters proved his time is now by stopping defending WBA super world featherweight champion Nonito Donaire in round six at a sold-out StubHub Arena in Carson, California Saturday night. The bout started slow. Walters (25-0, 21 KOs) tried to establish his jab. Donaire (33-3. 21 KOs)  Read Full Story >>>

Gennady Golovkin drawing comparisons to Mike Tyson, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
THE talk gets louder with every knockout blow. Gennady Golovkin is the new Baddest Man on the Planet — the modern day Mike Tyson. Boxing great Roy Jones Jr said as much after the WBA Super World middleweight champion (31-0, 28 KOs) destroyed challenger Marco Antonio Rubio (59-7-1, 51 KOs) in   Read Full Story >>>

Tha Boxing Voice Week in Review
By Nicholas Green, Tha Boxing Voice, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
GGG is the Real Deal On Saturday night in the Stub Hub Center Gennady Golovkin took on Marco Antonio Rubio in what was expected to be a competitive fight by most boxing experts. Unluckily for Rubio it didn’t turn out that way. GGG destroyed Rubio in a crowd pleasing display of punching power jus  Read Full Story >>>

Donaire: ‘If I Got Past Walters I Would Have Fought with Salido at 130 Pounds and Really Gotten Hurt’
By Julio Garcia, Tha Boxing Voice, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
Last night Nonito Donaire had two things happen to him that he has never experienced in his career. Donaire was knocked down for the first time, and he suffered the first knockout loss of his career. While most fighters would be stressed over that type of loss Donaire saw the loss as a blessing and   Read Full Story >>>

Donaire Gets Axed And Golovkin KOs? The Sunday Brunch
By Jesse Ian Lardies, The Boxing Tribune, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
Hola familia y amigos, welcome to a balut-scented, Jollibee-sponsored edition of Kazakhstan’s highest rated weekly pugilistic paper, The Sunday Brunch – We are Bill Nye’s factual spear of truth that skewers your one dimensional and delusional Ken Ham flavored world view. This week we’re touching on   Read Full Story >>>

NBA -- Denver's balanced attack downs Clippers
By Nieva Tan,, Mon, 20 Oct 2014

LAS VEGAS -- With five players scoring in double figures, the Denver Nuggets beat the Los Angeles Clippers, 104-93, Saturday night at the MGM Grand arena here in Las Vegas. Power forward Kenneth Faried led the Nugg  
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NBA -- Heat burn Spurs in OT, 111-108
By Marvin Chan,, Mon, 20 Oct 2014

PHOENIX -- Rookie Shabazz Napier played a seasoned veteran Saturday night and guided the Miami Heat to a 111-108 overtime road victory over the reigning NBA champions San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center. The 6-foot-1 Na  
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Nonito Donaire-Nicholas Walters: Round By Round Post Fight Analysis
By Steve Waters, Tha Boxing Voice, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
Many boxing fans were perhaps rightly more excited for the co-feature in the Barclay’s Center Saturday night than they were for the “Triple G” mismatch that followed, as the established Nonito Donaire (33-2, 21 KOs) went up against the hungry up-and-coming star, Nicholas Walters (24-0, 20 KOs). Alt  Read Full Story >>>

Golovkin versus Rubio – Why did they bother?
The Roar, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
On 18th October at the Stub Hub Centre in California, Genady “GGG” Golovkin, the middleweight champion from Kazakhstan, faced up to challenger Marco Antonio Rubio from Mexico. Rubio, a good fighter but not great, has had a mixed history with some wins over lower class fighters. GGG would be his   Read Full Story >>>

Golovkin Trainer Abel Sanchez Assesses Gennady's Showing, Rubio's Effort
By Michael Woods, The Sweet Science, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
So, Abel Sanchez, your man did it again. It's a familiar sight, an almost foregone conclusion: Gennady Golovkin, quick with a grin, and just as quick in his ability to assault a foe to a level where the possibility of fighting on is either impossible, or so distasteful as to insure surrender, having  Read Full Story >>>

Gennady Golovkin vs. James Toney at 160 pounds...who wins?
By Joseph Herron , Fight Saga, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
After dispatching perennial contender Marco Antonio Rubio in dramatic and impressive fashion in front of a sold out StubHub Center in Carson, California, WBA/IBO and newly crowned interim WBC Middleweight Champion Gennady Golovkin has become the toast of the boxing world. With crushing world clas  Read Full Story >>>

By Rene Bonsubre, Jr.,, Mon, 20 Oct 2014

One of the saddest sights in boxing is watching a great fighter being dominated by a younger and stronger opponent. That sounds a bit strange considering that Nonito Donaire entered the ring as a 31 year old. But t  
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Super flyweight prospect Melvin ‘Top Gun’ Gumban remained unbeaten when he stopped Roger Echavez in the first round on the main event of the ALA-Cobra 'Tunay na Lakas' Boxing fight card held in Bacolod City last Saturday.   
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Algieri can’t wait to face Pacquiao
By Marc Anthony Reyes, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Mon, 20 Oct 2014
CARSON, California—After his title fight with Manny Pacquiao next month, Chris Algieri wants to play chess with the Filipino ring icon, too. Algieri said his plan is to basically break Pacquiao’s rhythm and that his mental approach to the sport will help him a lot in his bid to wrest the WBO wel  Read Full Story >>>

'Manny' Rodriguez grabs WBO Latino title, demolished Miguel 'No Fear' Cartagena, Mon, 20 Oct 2014

One of Puerto Rico's upcoming stars, Emmanuel "Manny" Rodriguez (10-0, 6 KO's) demolished former two time United States National Champion, Miguel 'No Fear' Cartagena (13-2, 5 KO's) of Philadelphia in the first round  
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  • There is no good option for Donaire, except retirement by Pancho Pantera
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  • Rahman sons file suit against Mayweather for alleged sparrin by phillyboxing
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  • Video TKO: Nonito Donaire vs Nicholas Walters fight replay!! by klintshin
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  • Video: Donaire vs Walters TKO replay!!!!! by klintshin
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  • manny is just too old to be rookie in the PBA. by dominic
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  • Video: Gennady Golovkin vs Marco Antonio full TKO replay!!!! by klintshin
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  • Done in sixth round ? by Navy Blue
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  • GGG is the new sensation not MP nor FMJ by tagacapitolio
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