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Muhammad Ali’s ‘Rope-A-Dope’ Should Not Be Glorified, Says Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Muhammad Ali’s ‘Rope-A-Dope’ Should Not Be Glorified, Says Floyd Mayweather Jr.

By Val Powell April 22, 2015

Floyd Mayweather Junior is already a legend in his own mind, and now he wants the world to know that he’s even better than Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Robinson. In a recent interview with ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith, the …

Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter Dies at 76

Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, a former middleweight boxer best known for having been wrongfully convicted for a shooting murder, passed away at his Toronto home Sunday morning. He was 76. Carter had spent almost 20 years in prison after being convicted …

Dionisia Pacquiao Gains Fame Through Ringside Antics

The boxing world was quite alive this weekend as the highly anticipated rematch between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley took place Saturday night in a packed MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. And, as many people had predicted following …

Manny Pacquiao’s Next Fight: Will Floyd Mayweather Jr. Finally Man Up?

At a press conference following Manny Pacquiao’s latest victory, Pacquiao’s agent Bob Arum said that he has an idea on how to get a Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather fight that will satisfy both their fans. “The only people that can …

Manny Pacquiáo: Can’t Reclaim Lost Shine?

There’s a saying: “You can never go home again.” While some choose to interpret this timeless quote literally, there is a figurative meaning as well. There are times and places in our lives to which we can never return to …

Wladimir Klitschko Preparing For April 26th

Later this month in Oberhausen, Germany, Wladimir Klitschko will be defending his title against Alex Leapai. Klitschko was in Austria to talk about his upcoming fight and opponent. Many view the Samoan-Australian as the underdog, including Klitschko, and it’s understandable. …

Manny Pacquiao Vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. Fight Could Yield $50M For Each Fighter Manny Pacquiao Vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. Fight Could Yield $50M For Each Fighter

The long-desired super fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. may not be in the works yet, but if both fighters keep winning in their respective next fights, each could command a guaranteed $50 million when they finally meet …

Floyd Mayweather’s Attempted Murder And Kidnapping Arrest Is A Fake Report Floyd Mayweather’s Attempted Murder And Kidnapping Arrest Is A Fake Report

News of Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s arrest on May 13 has begun making rounds on the Internet, and it’s all thanks to a satirical news site called Huzlers.com. According to a “Breaking News” item posted by Huzlers on May 14, the …

Manny Pacquiao Ups Training for Bradley Rematch Manny Pacquiao Ups Training for Bradley Rematch

In the summer of 2012, Manny Pacquiao faced perhaps the most controversial decision of his two decade, 63 fight professional boxing career. At the end of the highly-anticipated bout between Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley, CompuBox scored punches landed as 253-159 …

Ronda Rousey Boasts She Could Beat Floyd Mayweather

Ronda Rousey has taken the MMA world by storm since signing a contract with the UFC in 2012. Over that time period, Rousey has won all 9 of her fights in dominating fashion: 8 by arm-bar submission, and her latest …

Muhammad Ali’s Infamous Gloves Sell For $860,500 at Auction

Muhammad Ali’s boxing gloves from his first championship fight in Miami Beach nearly half a century ago sold at an auction in New York on Saturday, bringing over four times what they had been expected to sell for. An unnamed …

Muhammad Ali’s Legendary Gloves Sell for $836,500

Muhammad Ali beat Sonny Liston to win his very first heavyweight title 50 years ago. Marking the special anniversary, his gloves from that fight were auctioned off on Saturday for $836,500, according to AFP. Ali (then known as Cassius Clay) …

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Lets You Pick His Next Opponent

The date is set and the arena is booked. Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. will fight at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas on May 3. Boxing fans were hoping that the rumors were true that Mayweather would announce his …

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Denies Losing $10 Mil on Denver

Did you put a few bucks on Denver to beat Seattle in yesterday’s Super Bowl? If you did, of course, you’re probably feeling a little sorry for yourself and your lighter wallet. But if misery loves the company, then you …

Madonna Apologizes for Using Racial Slur
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Madonna has apologized for her use of a racial slur in a caption on her Instagram account. The singer actually used the word when talking about her son Rocco during one of his boxing matches. She claims she isn’t a …

Health Tips From Victoria’s Secret Trainer
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Ever wonder how celebrities can transform their post-pregnancy bodies so quickly after giving birth? Well, the secret it out and it’s not just the celeb doing all the work. Former champion boxer and fitness guru Michael Olajide, Jr. was the …

Evander Holyfield Reprimanded For Homophobic Views On ‘Big Brother’ UK
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Former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield has ignited controversy on the UK’s ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ due to his views on homosexuality. Holyfield made inflammatory comments toward gays on Saturday’s airing of the British reality TV show.  He compared homosexuality to a …