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Ortiz Can’t Catch Break, Fight With Berto Is Off

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By Rich Mancuso Victor Ortiz said he was in the best shape of his career. And the return bout with Andre Berto was significant after handing over the WBC welterweight title belt to Floyd Mayweather Jr. So on Tuesday, when Berto had to bail out of their Showtime February 11th engagement it was back to work for Ortiz. Back to work as to finding another More...

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By Rich Mancuso On Sunday, February 5th, 2012

Berto Hurt? No Ortiz Fight? Chavez Avoids Sergio?

By Rich Mancuso It has been confirmed that Andre Berto, who suffered a serious arm injury in training, is hurt and may not be able to get in the ring and fight Victor Ortiz another time on their February 11th Showtime More...

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By Rich Mancuso On Sunday, February 5th, 2012

Iron Mike Gets Call From Another Hall

By Rich Mancuso Mike Tyson got his due last June as a new inductee into the international Boxing Hall of Fame. Now he goes from one Hall of Fame to another, as a new member of the WWE Hall of Fame which will be More...

By Rich Mancuso On Friday, February 3rd, 2012

Hopkins Wants Dawson On The Boardwalk

By Rich Mancuso The first fight with Bernard Hopkins and Chad Dawson was shifted from the Prudential Center in Newark New Jersey. Territorial venue issues with Main Events, the New Jersey based promotion caused More...

By Rich Mancuso On Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

Ortiz Has To Overcome Mayweather Loss To Be Considered The Best

By Rich Mancuso Victor Ortiz still believes he did not lose to Floyd Mayweather Jr. The mental approach says that, yet his debut as a pay-per-view fighter was not classified as one that will be remembered. Those More...

By Rich Mancuso On Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

The Return of “JuanMa”

By Rich Mancuso Showtime got the fight, the rematch with Orlando Salido and Juan Manuel Lopez set for March 10th at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum in Puerto Rico. Last April, Salido knocked out Lopez and took the More...

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By Rich Mancuso On Monday, January 30th, 2012

Tarver’s Challenge To B-Hop Gets Attention

By Rich Mancuso This is a slow time for the boxing season with no major fights on the agenda for a few more weeks. So, that leaves room for continued speculation and Antonio Tarver, the Showtime analyst, and former More...

By Rich Mancuso On Sunday, January 29th, 2012

Cotto-Pacquiao Is NOT Set

By Rich Mancuso The way Bob arum sees it a second fight with Miguel Cotto and Manny Pacquiao has not been made. The fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. is another story, and according to Arum, Mayweather can keep his More...

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By Rich Mancuso On Friday, January 27th, 2012

Sulaiman Instigates Chavez/Martinez

By Rich Mancuso Jose Sulaiman, the WBC President opened his mouth again and said that their middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is not afraid of Sergio Martinez. Now, why would Sulaiman be so defensive More...

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By Rich Mancuso On Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

Pacquiao-Mayweather Nonsense Ends Here

By Rich Mancuso From a personal perspective, this writer has had enough of the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. theatre and drama. And until further notice there will be no more listening to what Mayweather, More...