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Sergey Kovalev Deerfield Beach Media Workout Quotes, Sat, 01 Nov 2014

Deerfield Beach, FL (Oct. 30, 2014) - Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev opened up his camp to the media today in preparation for his Nov. 8 light heavyweight unification bout with Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic  
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By Ben Thompson,, Sat, 01 Nov 2014
"They're seeing a much more rested guy, a guy who's coming into training sessions hungry to learn and get better, and my coaches are saying it every day, I'm ahead of schedule. We are ahead of where we wanted to you can see, they're concerned about something related to me. We're not taking t  Read Full Story >>>

Arum: Hillary Clinton wants Pacquiao's endorsement
By Bev Llorente, ABS-CBN News, Sat, 01 Nov 2014
LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Fresh from his Asia trip, Top Rank CEO Bob Arum confirmed that Manny Pacquiao's training camp is going well. “Manny was training tremendously in the Philippines. I watched him train in GenSan he was sparring with big guys and doing very well,” he said. He also talked about   Read Full Story >>>

NBA -- Knicks rain on LeBron's homecoming party
By Homer D. Sayson,, Sat, 01 Nov 2014

CHICAGO -- In his first home game since returning to Cleveland as a free agent last summer, LeBron James showed very little of the stuff that makes him the best basketball player in the planet. The two-time NBA champ a  
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NBA -- Westbrook could miss up to six weeks with fractured hand
By Vito Tito Jr,, Sat, 01 Nov 2014

CHICAGO -- OKC Thunder guard Russell Westbrook fractured the second metacarpal bone in his right hand on Thursday night and will miss a huge chunk of games in this young regular season. The injury happened at the Staples Ce  
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Manny Pacquiao: A good luck charm for the San Francisco Giants?
By Joseph Herron , Fight Saga, Sat, 01 Nov 2014
After demolishing Hall of Fame fight legend Oscar de la Hoya in December of 2008, Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao's popularity soared through the stratosphere while becoming one of the most recognizable athletes in the entire world. During his historic run in 2009, when he dramatically stopped veter  Read Full Story >>>

Roach endorses ‘Gabay Alalay’
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Sat, 01 Nov 2014
GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Philippines – Afflicted with Parkinson’s disease since it was diagnosed 24 years ago, Freddie Roach endorsed the other day efforts to increase awareness of the ailment and expressed support for activities that improve the quality of life of patients. Roach, 54, started boxing  Read Full Story >>>

Tomoki Kameda to defend title in adopted home country of Mexico
By Robert Cassidy,, Sat, 01 Nov 2014
Tomoki Kameda didn't set out to be a boxing hero in Mexico. In fact, he very much was on his way to becoming boxing royalty in his home country of Japan. Kameda was preceded in professional boxing by his older brothers Koki Kameda and Daiki Kameda, both former world champions. They are a passion  Read Full Story >>>

By Aquiles Z. Zonio,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014

SOME people are bashing world eight-division boxing champion Manny Pacquiao for accepting the job as playing coach of KIA Sorento. This is utterly unfair. These critics do not know that Pacquiao did not apply fo  
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Both Merlito “Tiger” Sabillo and AJ “Bazooka” Banal are indeed grateful for the chance that has been given to them to fight for what they have lost. “I am thankful for the opportunity and the trust that my manager and pro  
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By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014

We cannot understand the apparent desire of the 12 PBA teams to choose the next head coach of the Philippine National Team as well as the composition of the squad, as announced by Commissioner Chito Salud. In a statement attri  
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Dwayne McRae hopes to stamp ticket to the next level!, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Laurel, MD (October 30, 2014) – A quick glance at the record of heavyweight hopeful Dwayne “Big Ticket” McRae shows a respectable 14 wins against only three defeats with eight of his victories by knockout. After dropping two out of three fights back in 2009, McRae’s lost just once in eleven trie  Read Full Story >>>

Jean Pascal is rooting for Sergey Kovalev against Bernard Hopkins
By Lem Satterfield,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Sergey Kovalev’s best chance against Bernard Hopkins is to catch him early, according to Jean Pascal, “but if it goes past the fifth round, then Hopkins is going to win a decision.” Hopkins will put his IBF and WBA light heavyweight titles up against that of WBO counterpart Kovalev on Nov. 8 at   Read Full Story >>>

John David Jackson: Kovalev not robotic like Hopkins, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
John David Jackson, trainer of WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev, likes his man’s chances against WBA/IBF king Bernard Hopkins on November 8 in Atlantic City. “I feel he is definitely mentally ready and focused for this fight. I believe having the baby gives him a lot of extra motivat  Read Full Story >>>

By Dong Secuya,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014

LAS VEGAS -- WBO honored its two previous world champions Joe Calzaghe (L) and Oscar de la Hoya (R) with specially crafted belts for being inducted into the International Hall of Fame batch 2014   
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By Dong Secuya,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014

LAS VEGAS – The Philippines could have the honor to host next year's 28th WBO Convention which was initially approved during last year's convention in Budapest where the Philippines' Games and Amusements Board (GAB) Chairman Ramon G  
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Sonny Boy Jaro leaves for DC to challenge for WBC Super Flyweight crown
By Rich Mazon ,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014

Former World Boxing Council flyweight champion, Sonny Boy Jaro left Manila last night via Etihad Airways, two full weeks before he gets another crack at a world title in Washington, DC. Jaro, (37-13-5, 27 KOs) will be f  
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Pacquiao/Algieri: "On The Run" [Vol.II]: Smoking Trees
By John Gatling,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
When we last left off on this in "[Vol.I]: Legend Killer", I implied that Chris Algieri doesn't merely believe in miracles - he expects them. Miraculously, the legendary Algieri released a video detailing how to deal with a southpaw named Manny Pacquiao. In subsequent recent interviews, Chris use  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao Moving Down To 140 Could Benefit Marquez
By Miguel Rivera,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Juan Manuel Marquez has no interest in facing Manny Pacquiao for a fifth time, but he does want something that Pacquiao owns - the WBO welterweight title. Marquez (56-7-1, 40KOs), 41-years-old, has yet to make a decision regarding the future of his career. Mexico based Zanfer Promotions are a  Read Full Story >>>

Boxing: Big-time main event back at Boardwalk Hall
By Keith Idec,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
"Boardwalk Empire" ended its fantastic five-season run Sunday night on HBO. Boxing’s boardwalk empire in Atlantic City began crumbling several years earlier, soon after the retirement of late legend Arturo Gatti, following a July 2007 loss to Alfonso Gomez. Capacity crowds of approximately 12,000  Read Full Story >>>

Drian Francisco fight is on, November 8 in Davao City
By Carlos Cinco, Rivals Sports Network, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
SINGAPORE — Former world title challenger Drian “Gintong Kamao (Golden Fist)” Francisco’s first fight back in the Philippines since 2012 was almost recently derailed, but the bantamweight standout was able to work it out and now the fight is back on, against fellow Filipino fighter, John Mark Apolin  Read Full Story >>>

De La Hoya: ‘I Haven’t Counted Hopkins Out Since He Beat Me’
By James Lopez, Tha Boxing Voice, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Bernard Hopkins at age 49 will attempt to defy all odds, and defeat the dangerous knockout artist Sergey Kovalev in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Kovalev has an outstanding record of 25-0-1, with 23 knockouts. The undefeated fighter is viewed as the favorite, due to his raw power, and boxing abilities.  Read Full Story >>>

Kovalev Explains Why Bernard Hopkins is a 'Dirty Fighter'
By Edward Chaykovsky,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (25-0-1, 23KOs) has been watching Bernard Hopkins for a very long time. Next Saturday night, Kovalev will attempt to grasp the 49-year-old boxer's IBF/WBA title belts at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Kovalev is training hard in the gym and work  Read Full Story >>>

By Dong Secuya,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014

LAS VEGAS – WBO junior welterweight world champion Chris Algieri, who will challenge 8-division title holder Manny Pacquiao's WBO welterweight belt on November 23 in Macau (Nov 22 in the US), declared that he pl  
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Oct. 30, Los Angeles. Ca. -- (L-R) Two-time Mexican Olympian and undefeated featherweight knockout artist Oscar Valdez (13-0, 11 KOs), of Nogales, Mexico, undefeated No. 2-world-rated super middleweight contender Gilberto "Zu  
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Picking simply five magic moments from Bernard Hopkins' career a tall order
By Kevin Iole, Yahoo! Sports, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
A little more than two months before he turns 50 years old, Bernard Hopkins will slip through the ropes at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J., on Nov. 8 to face Sergey Kovalev in a bout for three of the four major light heavyweight titles. Making it to the fight with his senses and wits intact  Read Full Story >>>

Giant WBO 2014 Convention Day Two Report
By David Finger,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
The second business day of the 27th annual WBO Convention at Caesars Palace Las Vegas kicked off yesterday morning with a much anticipated discussion on proffering recommendations to U.S. Senators John McCain and Harry Reid recommending several amendments to the Muhammad Ali Act, originally passed b  Read Full Story >>>

De La Hoya: ‘Canelo Wants to Fight Golovkin, He’s Not Afraid of Anybody’
By Mario Mungia, Tha Boxing Voice, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is clearly the future of big time boxing. The Mexican superstar has already cemented himself as a top draw within the sport, and with Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao on their way out of the sport, Canelo is in position as the youngest of the cash cows with the weight of  Read Full Story >>>

Fonfara returns home to face Ngumba
By Percy Dockery,, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
On November 1, at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago, Ill, hometown favorite Andrzej “The Polish Prince” Fonfara (25-3, 15 KOs) will face Doudou Ngumba (33-5, 12 KOs) in a 10-round light heavyweight contest. Fonfara, originally from Warsaw, Poland, is a coming off a competitive title fight against the f  Read Full Story >>>


PHILADELPHIA (October 30) - Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins (55-6-2, 32 KOs) isn't the first elder statesman of the sweet science to hold the light heavyweight crown. With a win on Saturday, November 8 against WBO Champion Sergey  
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NEXT THURSDAY! Chris Algieri / Zou Shiming / Roy Jones Jr. LA News Conf, Fri, 31 Oct 2014

CHRIS ALGIERI / ZOU SHIMING / VASYL LOMACHENKO / JESSIE VARGAS / ROY JONES, JR. / BOB ARUM LOS ANGELES PRESS CONFERENCE Next Thursday! November 6, at Noon PT The Conga Room at LA Live Champions to Discuss Their Novem  
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Roach Says Pacquiao Will Finish What Provodnikov Started When He Faces Algieri
By James Lopez, Tha Boxing Voice, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Chris Algieri’s display of tenacity throughout his boxing career, has allowed him to land the opportunity of a lifetime to face the Filipino icon, Manny Pacquiao. This upcoming bout draws many similarities to his previous bout against Ruslan Provodkinov. For instance, Algieri is yet again conside  Read Full Story >>>

Unbeaten Vincent chases championship dream, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (Oct. 30th, 2014) -- The story of Shelito Vincent is a long, winding narrative of a selfless fighter with no hidden agendas. Only a select few strike it rich in boxing, particularly on the women's side, so Vincent fights for more than just money. She fights for underprivileged ch  Read Full Story >>>

Manny Pacquiao: Boxer, Legislator, Basketball Playing Coach
By Mong Palatino, The Diplomat, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
World eight-division boxing champion Manny Pacquiao stunned many when he joined Philippine politics in 2007. But after two terms in Congress, his fans have already accepted that their boxing icon can still manage to fight and win in the ring while occasionally serving in government as legislator. Th  Read Full Story >>>

Amir Manour: “Mayweather’s fought guys that have beat Manny Pacquiao up!”
By Jenna Jay, OTR Boxing Radio, Fri, 31 Oct 2014
Amir ‘Hardcore’ Mansour is one of the most exciting Heavyweights in the division and he is looking to return to the winning column on November 8th when he takes on veteran Fred Kassi. On this “On The Ropes” interview with Amir Mansour, I speak with him about his return to the ring, and get his thoug  Read Full Story >>>


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