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Manny Pacquiao: "Me, broke? Come on. How can that happen?'"

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 08, 2016 - 09:38PM ET
On August 28th, FightSaga.com reported quotes from Floyd Mayweather Jr., implying that eight division world titlist Manny Pacquiao was coming back to the ring just seven months after announcing his retirement from the sport because he possibly needed the money.  

Floyd Mayweather says GGG is nothing special... Is he right?

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 08, 2016 - 02:13PM ET
During a recent media day, middleweight Champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin let it be known that there is only one fighter he'd be willing to melt down an entire weight division to face in the ring.  

Triple G vs Brook prediction: Prince Naz likes underdog by KO

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 08, 2016 - 11:36AM ET
This Saturday night, current IBF Welterweight champion Kell Brook will test his mettle as he takes on possibly the hardest pound for pound puncher in boxing, middleweight champion Gennady 'Triple G' Golovkin.  

GGG vs. Brook: Odds starting to move in favor of Special K

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 07, 2016 - 04:36PM ET
With the super fight featuring middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin and welterweight titlist Kell 'Special K' Brook just days away, betting odds are starting to tighten on most race & sports books worldwide!!  

GGG vs Brook: Kell studying 'Leonard vs. Hagler' to defeat Gennady Golovkin

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 06, 2016 - 04:47PM ET
On Saturday, September 10, IBF Welterweight title holder Kell Brook will attempt to defeat one of the best fighters in boxing, and possibly the hardest pound for pound puncher in the entire sport, WBC/WBA/IBF/IBO Middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin, in front of 20,000 of his ardent supporters at the O2 Arena in London, England.  

Floyd Mayweather vs Gennady Golovkin: Its likelihood revealed

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 05, 2016 - 10:26PM ET
On Saturday, September 10, WBC, WBA, IBF and IBO Middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin will take on his widely perceived "toughest test to date" in IBF Welterweight titlist Kell Brook, in front of a capacity crowd at the O2 Arena in London, England.  

Manny Pacquiao will respect me, he's just another fighter insists Vargas

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 05, 2016 - 04:27PM ET
When participating in the most demanding sport on the planet, most great fighters and trainers will insist that mental preparation is just as important as, if not more crucial than the physical development and planning throughout the weeks leading into a big-time event.  

Triple G vs Brook: Is Golovkin getting old?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Sep 05, 2016 - 01:46PM ET
On Saturday, WBA Super, WBC and IBF world middleweight champion Gennady 'Triple G' Golovkin (35-0,32 KO) faces perhaps the biggest challenge in his career in explosive unbeaten welterweight title holder Kell Brook of the United Kingdom.  

GGG vs Brook prediction: Lennox Lewis makes shocking decree

Written by Lee Cleveland at Sep 04, 2016 - 09:45PM ET
On Saturday, unified middleweight champion Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (35-0, 32KOs), currently on a 22 fight KO streak, faces surging, red hot Kell Brook (36-0, 25KOs), the world's top rated welterweight.  

Golovkin vs Brook odds: Shortest ever for a GGG opponent

Written by Lee Cleveland at Sep 04, 2016 - 05:56PM ET
Later this week, unified middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (35-0, 32KOs), currently on a 22 fight KO streak, faces surging, red hot Kell Brook (36-0, 25KOs), the world's top rated welterweight.  

Parker vs Dimitrenko: Don't be fooled by his ranking

Written by Lee Cleveland at Sep 04, 2016 - 04:21PM ET
On October 1, heavyweights Joseph Parker and Alexander Dimitrenko will collide in New Zealand.  

Manny Pacquiao vs Juan Manuel Marquez: Is 5th fight on tap?

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 04, 2016 - 03:32PM ET
It's become common knowledge throughout the boxing community that eight division world titlist Manny Pacquiao wants another shot at Floyd Mayweather's undefeated record before he hangs up the gloves for good.  

Kell Brook: Purse for Golovkin fight

Written by Lee Cleveland at Sep 03, 2016 - 07:13PM ET
In just one more week, Gennady Golovkin takes on Kell Brook in front of a capacity crowd at the sold-out O2 Arena in London, England.  

Gennady Golovkin vs Kell Brook: Why Manny Pacquiao has everything to gain

Written by Lee Cleveland at Sep 03, 2016 - 02:13PM ET
Fight legend Manny Pacquiao and his promotional agency, Top Rank, should be paying close attention to next week's superfight between Gennady Golovkin and Kell Brook.  

Gennady Golovkin vs. Kell Brook: Epic mismatch or pound for pound pairing?

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 03, 2016 - 12:19PM ET
In what is being heralded by many as a pound for pound pairing, and somewhat of a mythical match-up materialized, current IBF Welterweight champion Kell Brook will jump up two weight divisions and 13 pounds to take on the "Goliath" of the Middleweight division, Gennady Golovkin, for Triple G's WBC, IBF and IBO 160 pound world titles on Saturday, September 10, in front of a sold out crowd at the O2 Arena in London, England.  

Manny Pacquiao: Trainer says Adrien Broner not in the same league, likes Garcia match-up

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 03, 2016 - 10:20AM ET
Two weeks ago, after former four division world titlist Adrien Broner was released from a 30-day incarceration, the trash-talking fighter from Cincinnati stated to ESNews that he eventually wanted to land a match-up against future Hall of Famer Manny Pacquiao.  

Golovkin vs Brook prediction: Former GGG opponent keeps it real

Written by Lee Cleveland at Sep 03, 2016 - 12:38AM ET
Who will win next week's match-up of champions when the world's best middleweight faces the top-rated welterweight?  

Klitschko vs Fury 2 undercard / co-main: Inquiring minds want to know

Written by Lee Cleveland at Sep 02, 2016 - 11:04PM ET
Should Wladimir Klitschko and Tyson Fury finally face each other again on October 29, look for an explosive co-main event on the undercard.  

Golovkin vs Brook unsanctioned: WBA makes poor move

Written by Lee Cleveland at Sep 02, 2016 - 10:19PM ET
Gennady Golovkin's WBA middleweight title will not be at-stake when he faces welterweight titlist Kell Brook next week.  

Manny Pacquiao: Does PacMan still need Freddie Roach?

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 02, 2016 - 03:55PM ET
Although the match-up between Manny Pacquiao and Jessie Vargas won't officially be announced until September 8 in Beverly Hills, California, the eight division world titlist has already begun preparing for the current WBO Welterweight champion at the famed Elorde Gym in Manila.  

HBO: Is network giving up on boxing?

Written by Mark Weber at Sep 02, 2016 - 12:39PM ET
After decades of broadcasting premium boxing entertainment, it appears HBO may no longer be committed to the sport.  
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Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin: "We're not running from GGG!"

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 02, 2016 - 10:14AM ET
At a recent media day in San Diego, CA, lineal Middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez addressed the boxing press, and was immediately seen with an apparent "shiner" around his right eye.  

Canelo Alvarez: Next fight post Smith revealed

Written by Joseph Herron at Sep 01, 2016 - 02:15PM ET
On Wednesday, August 31, Canelo Alvarez and Golden Boy Promotions hosted a media workout in San Diego, California.  

Pacquiao vs. Vargas PPV details to be announced September 8th

Written by Joseph Herron at Aug 31, 2016 - 10:06PM ET
When current WBO Welterweight champion Jessie Vargas received the call from influential manager Cameron Dunkin that we would indeed be receiving the headlining slot for November 5, opposite future Hall of Famer Manny Pacquiao, he was ecstatic in receiving this seemingly long overdue opportunity.  

Kell Brook sparring Liam Smith; Is fearful of Gennady Golovkin (VIDEO)

Written by Joseph Herron at Aug 31, 2016 - 10:29AM ET
While preparing for his "legacy" fight against Middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin, which will take place at a sold-out O2 Arena in London, England, current IBF Welterweight titlist Kell Brook has been working meticulously to put forth a career defining performance on September 10.  

Gennady Golovkin crushes reporter's hand (VIDEO)

Written by Joseph Herron at Aug 30, 2016 - 05:40PM ET
While recently conducting a final media workout at the Summit Gym in Big Bear Lake, California, Middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin was displaying more than just his skills in the ring to some of the visiting press.  

Jessie Vargas: "I can't leave any big fight in the hands of the judges or the ref"

Written by Joseph Herron at Aug 29, 2016 - 04:50PM ET
In less than three months, current WBO Welterweight champion Jessie Vargas will finally get his opportunity to show the world what he's made of.  

MIke Tyson or George Foreman? Evander Holyfield indicates who punched harder

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 28, 2016 - 10:12PM ET
Mike Tyson, George Foreman and David Tua are regarded as three of the hardest punching heavyweights to have ever laced 'em up.  

Sergey Kovalev vs Andre Ward will have historic significance

Written by Lee Cleveland at Aug 28, 2016 - 03:34PM ET
One of the biggest fights in light heavyweight history will take place November 19 as two unbeaten, top pound-for-pound boxers will meet in a true superfight.  

Manny Pacquiao broke? Floyd Mayweather implies poor decision-making

Written by Joseph Herron at Aug 28, 2016 - 12:36PM ET
Now that Manny Pacquiao has retracted his decision to retire from the sport of boxing, longtime nemesis and current promoter Floyd Mayweather Jr. was asked about the Pacman's motivation to continue fighting at age 37.  
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