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By Recah Trinidad,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

BETWEEN the two main stars of Superfight 2015, it’s a lot easier to say something nice about Filipino national treasure Manny Pacquiao. It’s a mismatch, Floyd Mayweather is a no-show, when the contest comes to pub  
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Sold-out show already being dubbed candidate for 'Fight of the Year' VERONA, NEW YORK (April 18) -Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York was treated to a historic sold out match-up between two of the most exc  
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By Ed de la Vega, DDS,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

StubHub Center, Carson, CA:- From the beginning when Al Haymon signed Julio Cesar Chaves Jr (48-2-1,32KO) to fight Andrzei Fonfara (27-3-0,16KO), the old man Cesar Chavez Sr. did not approve the fight. He knew that Juni  
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By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

Barely two weeks before the eagerly anticipated showdown between eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao and unbeaten pound for pound No.1 Floyd Mayweather Jr in Las Vegas on May 3 Manila Time Filipino fans will have chance   
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Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Fight 2 Win Re-Cap, Fight Night Story & More
By Don Smith,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Boxing Fans, Boxing Promoter Maritza Miranda Saenz (Bout Maker Boxing Promotions) was figuratively thrown under the proverbial bus after her first boxing show (2014) at Phoenix Convention Center receiving scathing reviews from the Arizona Boxing Boxing/MMA commission, scribes and fans; so, what woul  Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

Lenhert. The Philippine ladies team put on a gallant stand before bowing to the Sania Mirza-led Indian squad in the FedCup2015 Asia Oceania Group II Finals played at the Lal Bahadur Stadium in Hyderabad on Saturday. The Phi  
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War Made Easy: Matthysse Edges Provodnikov
By Robert Ecksel,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
When people talk about fighters putting it all on the line, Matthysse and Provodnikov deserve, at the very least, an honorable mention… Saturday night at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York, former WBC junior welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse (37-3, 34 KOs), from Buenos Aires,  Read Full Story >>>

'Pacquiao will bring out the best of me,' says Mayweather
By Ryan Songalia, Rappler, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
MANILA, Philippines - Floyd Mayweather Jr’s life is about competition. As a child, he’d race his friends to see who could tie their shoes the fastest. In the boxing ring, where he has scarcely had competition in his 19-year pro career, he has usually had faster hands and feet than his opposition  Read Full Story >>>

Expect big security at Mayweather-Pacquiao fight
By Norm Clarke, Las Vegas Review Journal, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Unprecedented security measures will be in place for the May 2 megafight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and challenger Manny Pacquiao, according to sources. The 16,000-seat MGM Grand Garden is sold out, but hotel and law enforcement officials are bracing for tens of thousands more visitors in town   Read Full Story >>>

Team Mayweather -- Disses Pacquiao ... Over Mayweather Punching Bag, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Floyd Mayweather's camp has a message for Manny Pacquiao -- enjoy your "Mayweather" punching bag while you can ... 'cause it's the ONLY way you're gonna beat up on Floyd's face. The bag was a gift from boxing super fan and legendary attorney Robert Shapiro (from O.J. Simpson fame) ... who commis  Read Full Story >>>

Roach: I Rate Ward, Golovkin Above Duck Mayweather!
By Edward Chaykovsky,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
In the opinion of Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach, WBC/WBA welterweight and junior middleweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. has ducked too many names over the years. Because of that, Roach rates super middleweight champion Andre Ward and middleweight king Gennady Golovkin above Mayweather. R  Read Full Story >>>

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr vs Andrzej Fonfara: Over-confidence and poor matchmaking (Video)
By Lee Cleveland , Fight Saga, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Ignorance is not bliss, and can get you killed, figuratively and literally... Light heavyweight Andrzej Fonfara (27-3, 16 KOs) humiliated former middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (48-2-1, 32 KOs) on Saturday night en route to earning an impressive TKO stoppage. Fonfara, well ahead  Read Full Story >>>

Lucas Matthysse shows his worth; edges Ruslan Provodnikov over 12
By Chris Robinson, Hustle Boss, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Lucas Matthysse once again proved his worth on Saturday night, winning a hard-fought, gritty battle against Russia’s Ruslan Provodnikov over 12 rounds inside of the Turning Stone Resort and Casino in Verona, New York. Matthysse showed himself to be the more versatile fighter in a matchup many exp  Read Full Story >>>

Santa Cruz gets spot on Mayweather-Pacquiao undercard
By Steve Carp, Las Vegas Review Journal, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Before Leo Santa Cruz defeated Jesus Ruiz on Jan. 17, there was talk of putting him on the pay-per-view undercard of the May 2 megafight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao. Santa Cruz said then it would be an honor to be part of boxing’s biggest night in decades. At the time, though,  Read Full Story >>>

The Superfight Edition: Pacquiao vs. Mayweather [Vol.VII] "Money May All Day"
By John Gatling,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
"Ni**az pray and pray on my downfall/ but everytime I hit the ground I bounce up like roundball/ Now I don't wanna have to kill soundboys - don't wanna have to cock back the 4lb bwoy" Jay-Z, "Aint no love" Floyd Mayweather has in fact never hit the ground (we won't count Zab Judah's test of gr  Read Full Story >>>

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. knocked down, stopped by Andrzej Fonfara
By Brian Campbell,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Coming off the longest layoff of his career, former middleweight titlist Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. took a dangerous comeback fight above his natural weight against light heavyweight contender Andrzej Fonfara. And the results were disastrous. Chavez was beaten to the punch repeatedly and lacked any s  Read Full Story >>>

THERE WAS BLOOD! Matthysse Defeats Provodnikov
By Michael Woods, The Sweet Science, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Fight of the year, they said coming in, can't miss. Warriors personified, two men who were born and bred to inflict violence upon other lesser beings. Who would be the lesser being at the Turning Stone Casino, in Verona, NY, the Siberian Rocky or the banger from Argentina? Both men had their mome  Read Full Story >>>

Crawford wins junior welterweight title in Arlington with TKO
Star Telegram, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
ARLINGTON — Terence Crawford moved up in class for challenges such as Saturday night. He proved more than up to it. Crawford captured the vacant WBO junior welterweight title with a spectacular six-round technical knockout of Thomas Dulorme at College Park Center on the campus of UT Arl  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao's legs good as new after run
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
LOS ANGELES – No cramps. No blisters. No sweat. Manny Pacquiao erased any doubt that he's suffering from either or both with a vigorous run up the dry, cold mountains of Griffith Park Friday morning. Pacquiao set a torrid pace that by the time he had the iconic Hollywood sign before him, only   Read Full Story >>>

Ellerbe: Mayweather will control pace, finish Pacquiao off!, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Floyd Mayweather will knock out Manny Pacquiao, according to Leonard Ellerbe. The Mayweather promotions CEO is in no doubts that the undefeated American can successfully extend his perfect record, live on Sky Sports Box Office on May 2. But Ellerbe insists that Mayweather will rubber stamp the  Read Full Story >>>

By Ben Thompson,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Moments ago at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, New York, hard-hitting jr. welterweights Lucas Matthysse and Ruslan Provodnikov promised a war for the fans and both men delivered. Although Matthysse got off to an early and dominant lead, Provodnikov weathered the storm and fought through  Read Full Story >>>

NASTY NEBRASKAN Crawford Stops Dulorme in The Sixth
By Michael Woods, The Sweet Science, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Terence Crawford, the BWAA 2014 Fighter of the Year, showed off his chops on Saturday night, in Texas, on HBO. He tangled with Thomas Dulorme, the Puerto Rican hitter, and started off measured, then picked up steam. In round six, down came the hammer...Dulorme went down three times, and the ref said  Read Full Story >>>

By Anthony 'Duljoman' Andales,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

Verona, NY -- The projected fight of the year lived up to the hype as Lucas Matthysse and Ruslan Provodnikov threw bombs without let up to put the Turning Stone Resort Casino to the edge of their seats. Round 1. Matth  
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By Ed de la Vega, DDS,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

CARSON, CA -- In the co-main event for tonight's Juio Cesar Chavez Jr vs Andrezj Fonfara Showtime Championship Boxing at the StubHub Center, Amir Imam of Davie, Florida (17-0-0, 14KO) wins via an exciting unanimous over a very  
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April 18, 2015, Hollywood, Calif. -- (L-R) 'Reel-life' champion Sylvester Stallone meets 'real-life' champion Manny Pacquiao and Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach, Saturday at the Wild Card Boxing Club as Pacquiao   
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By Ed de la Vega, DDS,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

StubHub Center, Carson, CA -- The 8th fight was for the WBA Interim Super bantamweigth title and was a contest between Oscar Escandon of Tolima CO (24-2-0, 16KO) and Moises Flores of Guadalajara. MX ( 23-0, 16KO) (top photo  
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By Anthony 'Duljoman' Andales,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Verona, NY -- Below are the undercard results on the Lucas Matthysse vs Ruslan Provodnikov 12-round junior welterweight bout at the Turning Stone Resort Casino Saturday night: Vitaly Kopylenko of Kiev, UK scored a unanimous decision against Lekan Byfield of Atlanta, GA. All judges scored the figh  Read Full Story >>>

NBA Playoffs -- Warriors open title run with Game 1 win over Pelicans
By Joan Secuya-Medida,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

SAN FRANCISCO -- One down. Fifteen to go. The Golden State Warriors' quest for the 2015 NBA title went off to a solid start as the No.1 overall seed held off the New Orleans Pelicans, 106-99, in Game 1 of their  
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NBA Playoffs -- Pierce, Wizards steal Game 1
By Homer D. Sayson,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

CHICAGO -- At age 37, Paul Pierce appears to still have a lot left in the tank. The 16-year NBA veteran led all scorers with 20 points, including a big 3 in the extra session, to lead the Washington Wizards to a 93  
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By Ed de la Vega, DDS,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

CARSON, CA -- Below are the results of the undercard fights on the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr vs Andrezj Fonfara on Showtime Championship Boxing Saturday at the StubHub Center here: For the firts time this afternoon, two well mat  
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Freddie Roach and his marquee fighter are like father and son, but relationship with his mum needs healing... Heartache and guilt driving man who made Manny Pacquiao
By Oliver Holt, Mail Online (UK), Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Freddie Roach intercepts the old lady as she makes her way across the parking lot behind the Wild Card Gym and gives her a hug. ‘This is my ma,’ says Freddie. The old lady nods a greeting and walks over to her car. She gets in and drives off, edging out on to Vine Street and heading north towards Ho  Read Full Story >>>

Controversial Olympic loss may have set Mayweather on historic path
By Lyle Fitzsimmons, CBS Sports, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been in 24 title fights in the past 17 years. He has made hundreds of millions of dollars. If he manages to beat Many Pacquiao on May 2, he'll be one victory shy of matching Rocky Marciano's legendary 49-0 record, having won titles at 130, 135, 140, 147 and 154 pounds. Bu  Read Full Story >>>

(No typical) Day in the stateside life of Pacquiao
By Artemio T. Engracia, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
LOS ANGELES—The lawns are well manicured but the community is neither gated nor affluent. Very few other celebrities are known to live in this neighborhood, which is just off the more upscale Hancock Park, but there’s no mistaking who lives in one of the few gated houses around. The neighbors are  Read Full Story >>>

By Eddie Alinea,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

LOS ANGELES -- World Boxing organization welterweight belt-owner Manny Pacquiao pronounced himself ready physically, mentally and spiritually to face World Boxing Council/World Boxing Association 147-pound titlist Floyd  
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TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE! Plus: Fernando Vargas to host a special fan meet-and-greet at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on April 30! INDIO, CA (April 17) - Golden Boy Promotions announced today an updated card for an exci  
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