Richard V. Powell

Richard V. Powell

Richard Powell is an investments professional and respected Las Vegas boxing insider with strong connections on the west coast. Known for his positive approach and friendly demeanor, he gives fighters advice and added exposure and is a frequent guest on boxing radio shows.

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Saturday, 28 April 2012 20:27

Canelo Alvarez KOs Two Sparring Partners

With Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (39-0-1, 29 KO) vs. "Sugar" Shane Mosley (46-7-1, 39 KO) just a week away, young Canelo was given a chance yesterday to save his strength and lighten his load but the ferocious redheaded Mexican chose to keep his workout as intense as ever.

Jeff Mayweather, a former top contender during the 1990s and uncle of the current WBC Welterweight Champion, doesn't give much credence to Timothy Bradley's assertion that "Desert Storm" will beat Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KO) when they face off June 9th.

Wednesday, 25 April 2012 21:05

Teddy Atlas Slammed by Povetkin Trainer

Alexander Zimin, trainer of top five heavyweight Alexander Povetkin, is loath to accept criticism for his fighter's stamina and performance issues and, instead, points his finger at his predecessor, Teddy Atlas.

Alexander Povetkin trainer Alexander Zimin made startling claims yesterday that Marco Huck (34-1-0) rubbed an illegal chemical agent on his skin that caused his fighter, Alexander Povetkin (24-0-0), to become dizzy and lose strength prior to the 5th round of their title fight last February .

Timothy Bradley (28-0, 12 KO), boxing's 'Jack of All Trades,' expects to lift the WBO Welterweight title from Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KO) June 9th.

There comes a time in every young man's life where he needs to spread his wings and fly out into the world on his own. But when that young man thinks he's better than he really is, that first flight can be a very humbling if he struggles and crashes.

Sergio Martinez maintains Julio Cesar Chavez Jr will never fight him. The Ring Magazine champion senses fear in the young Mexican, alleging Chavez Jr is scared to meet him in the ring and can't bear to be in his presence outside it.

In an exclusive interview with FightSaga, Floyd Sr announced his son, Floyd Mayweather Jr, reached out to him to initiate the process of restoring their relationship.

The 49th annual WBC Convention in Las Vegas provided the backdrop for one of the most anticipated outside-the-ring moments in boxing this year – The first face-to-face meeting of legends Sugar Ray Leonard and Marvelous Marvin Hagler in over 20 years.

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