Saturday, April 11, 2015

Khan doesn’t deserve to fight Mayweather or Pacquiao, says Kell Brook

By Scott Gilfoid: It’s no secret that former IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan (30-3, 19 KOs) is hoping he can get a big money fight in the near future against Floyd Mayweather Jr and/or Manny Pacquiao after Khan gets done facing Chris Algieri in their proposed fight on May 30th. IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook doesn’t think that Khan deserves a big payday fight against Mayweather and Pacquiao.

Fortune: Only Freddie Roach Knows how to Beat Mayweather

By Raj Parmar: Manny Pacquiao’s strength and conditioning coach Justin Fortune believes trainer Freddie Roach is going to be the difference maker on May 2 when Manny steps into the ring with Floyd Mayweather Jr. After going through a few weeks in training camp alongside both Roach and Pacquiao, Justin is convinced that Manny is certain to win the fight if he listens to Freddie’s instructions.

Floyd Sr: Pacquiao might take a knee and say “I don’t want no more” against Mayweather

By Chris Williams: While a lot of boxing fans are still unsure precisely how the Floyd Mayweather Jr vs. Manny Pacquiao fight will play out, Mayweather’s trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. sees Pacquiao as potentially quitting on his knees on May 2nd when the going gets tough for him.

Friday, April 10, 2015

30-day weights: Mayweather 150.5lbs

By Chris Williams: WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. weighed in at 150.5 pounds in his 30-day weigh-in for his fight against the Philippine’s Manny Pacquiao (57-5-2, 38 KOs) on May 2nd at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. This was obviously Mayweather’s natural weight and not a case of him draining down to make the 30-day weight like some fighters clearly do.

Leo Santa Cruz to fight on Mayweather vs. Pacquiao card

By Dan Ambrose: WBC super bantamweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (29-0-1, 17 KOs) will be added to the television portion of the Floyd Mayweather Jr vs. Manny Pacquiao fight card on May 2nd on HBO and Showtime at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: Breaking Down the Numbers

By Michael Montero – We’re less than a month away from the most anticipated prizefight in decades. And while many are discussing the expected record-breaking financial numbers, very few are analyzing the numbers that really matter in regards to the matchup itself. Let’s take a deep dive into the numbers behind Mayweather-Pacquiao.

Pacquiao: I want to teach Mayweather a lesson

Esther Lin: Mayweather vs. Pacquiao) By Chris Williams:Manny Pacquiao figures that he’ll be teaching Floyd Mayweather Jr a lesson when he fights him next month in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pacquiao wants to teach Mayweather how to be a good person, and how to be humble.

The Blueprint 2.0 – How Pacquiao can beat Mayweather

Before I go into how Manny Pacquiao can beat pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr., let me say I expect Floyd to win via 12rd. unanimous decision. There, I said it. No need to send any death threats. This is not a post hating on Floyd, this is a post trying to figure out a way for Manny to beat him(easier said than done).

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Having The Ultimate Undercard

Boxing is about to have there “Super Bowl” on May 2nd when World champions Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao finally meet in the ring to settle some long awaited business.