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In October 2011, FightSaga suggested Vyacheslav Senchenko (32-1, 21 KO) was on a Manny Pacquiao short list of opponents.
For years boxing fans have called for Top Rank to strengthen their undercards. Do they finally have the answer?
The fourth fight in the eight year long Juan Manuel Marquez vs Manny Pacquiao fight saga generated about 1.15 million buys on HBO PPV, according to Top Rank promoter Bob Arum.
The fourth fight in the eight year long Juan Manuel Marquez vs Manny Pacquiao fight saga generated about 1.15 million buys on HBO PPV, according to Top Rank promoter Bob Arum.
Thursday, 13 December 2012 10:28

Play it Again, Sam

Samuel Peter (34-5, 27 KOs) - Former heavyweight champion, former Olympian, devout Christian and family man.
Wednesday, 12 December 2012 00:20

Manny Pacquiao and Legacies

Manny Pacquiao's loss on Saturday night has many thinking about how he will be remembered.
How popular is the iconic Filipino Slugger? Over the last seven days, the search query 'manny pacquiao' has been the second hottest term in Google worldwide according to Google Trends (as of 11pm EST, December 10, 2012)


The prospect of Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez facing each other for the fourth time excited some and left others frustrated by the repeats.


Sunday, 09 December 2012 19:33

Pacquiao vs Marquez 4: Stats and Purses

There was no controversy this time.
UPDATE: Pacquaio winning then KO'd by vicious shot by Marquez (Pacquiao vs Marquez 4 video highlights below)


Saturday, 08 December 2012 21:15

Pacquiao vs Marquez 4 Predictions for Big Fight

In just a few hours boxing legends Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez will meet for the fourth time.


If you think Juan Manuel Marquez will finally be the odds-on favorite in a Pacquiao vs Marquez bout, think again.


Friday, 07 December 2012 22:22

Pacquiao vs Marquez: Weigh-In Results

Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez performed this ritual for the fourth time this evening.


Monday, 03 December 2012 20:54

Mariusz Wach: Busted for Steroids?

Preliminary findings suggest that heavyweight contender Mariusz Wach (27-1, 15 KO) of Poland has tested positive for anabolic steroids following his one-sided beat-down at the hands Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko on November 10.
On Thanksgiving Day, the Detroit Lions played the Houston Texans in the NFL's traditional Detroit Thanksgiving football game.
Hector Camacho, one of the most colorful and charismatic athletes in the history of sports, died today after being shot in an apparent drive-by Tuesday night, according to and several other sources.
Wednesday, 14 November 2012 00:45

Farewell to Emanuel Steward, A Boxing Icon

Emanuel Steward (July 7, 1944 to October 25, 2012)
Fight Update: Wladimir Klitschko defeats Mariusz Wach in one-sided contest. (video highlights below)
Former welterweight and middleweight world champion Carmen Basilio passed away early Wednesday morning, November 7, 2012 at the Rochester Memorial Hospital in Rochester, New York. The International Boxing Hall-of-Fame has announced its flag will be flown at half mass in honor of Basilio.
Thursday, 08 November 2012 17:36

Kimbo Slice vs Roy Jones Jr: Probably a No-Go

In September, it was rumored fight legend and former multi-division champion Roy Jones Jr. (56-8, 40 KO) would meet the famous street fighter turned mixed martial artist turned boxer Kimbo Slice (6-0, 5 KO).
On this day (Nov. 7) last year, the boxing world was shocked and saddened to hear that legendary heavyweight Joe Frazier had lost his battle to lung cancer at the age of 68.
A title shot for boxing legend and former 4 time heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield is still not out of the realm of possibility.
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 19:48

Remembering Lenny "Boom Boom" Mancini

The recent release of former lightweight champion Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini's new book "The Good Son," which is also a movie documentary, is based on a true story about heartbreak and inspiration between a father and son. And while the focus is on Ray, it was his veteran boxer Lenny "Boom Boom" Mancini who laid the foundation for his son's career. And although…
Legendary boxing icon, Emanuel Steward passed away peacefully with his loving family present last Thursday at the age of 68.
Despite losing to Tim Bradley in June, Manny Pacquiao keeps his rating as FightSaga's top welterweight.
Over the past few years, the world has been looking forward to Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao with fervent anticipation.
Aside from Bert Sugar, who passed away earlier this year, are there two words as synonymous with boxing as "Emanuel Steward?"
Is UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson SIlva greater then Mike Tyson?
Robert Helenius (17-0, 11 KOs) will meet Sherman "Tank" Williams (35-11-2, 19 KOs) in the squared circle at Helsingin Jäähalli on November 10.
Fresh off his 82 second destruction of Audley Harrison, David Price (14-0, 12 KO's) will face 45-year-old Matt Skelton (28-6, 23 KO's) on November 30th.
Monday, 22 October 2012 21:12

Boxing Legend: "I like men and women"

Orlando Cruz's recent coming out about his sexuality made mainstream headlines with some in the media asserting Cruz is the first openly gay boxer.





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