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pakinpower

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A Word About Danny (Garcia)

Much has been written of the recent and recurrent fall of Amir Khan and understandably; he was the star, the A-side fighter on the card with the less familiar Danny Garcia. It makes sense therefore...

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MMA Fighters Who Could Be Good As Boxers

This one is for all the MMA fans who love to discuss the limitations and liabilities of boxers were they to enter the Octagon. For the sake of arguement, let us for a moment ponder the prospects...

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Chavez vs Martinez : A Snowball's Chance in Hell

We all laughed. I know I did. When we saw Julio Cesar Chavez Jr throwing out the fist ball at Dodger stadium last year, almost every one of us did. Not only did we laugh at him, we laughed at...

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Big Win. Huge Loss.

The tale of Timothy Bradley is not totally uncommon in Boxing. Tim won but some do not think so. Many in fact. In winning Bradley gained for himself the belt that had once belonged to his much...

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BOXING IS BACK!!

The spoon fed child of a boxing legend won in a fight that any boxing fan, diehard or casual, had to love watching. Better yet, it ended by stoppage without controversy. The judges, each with a...

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Time to Move On

I'm over it. Yep. I went. I watched. And I laughed. Really, I laughed. The decision handed down Saturday night was so absurd many if not most of us laughed; that is, most of those around me at the...

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Butt.....Will There Be Blood

First of all, I like Timothy Bradley. I always have and most likely always will. He is winner. He went to Nottingham, into Junior witter's backyard, and did what champions do; he took Witter's...

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Bute: The Path Back

For a champion as dignified as Lucien Bute to leave home, cross the pond and battle in the hostlie territory of his opponent's hometown, to have not simply lost but to have been decimated in front...

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It's Not if but When, they're fires stop burning

Everything comes to an end. We all know that in boxing, the end usually comes before one or the other participiant hopes and expects. Very few get to write their own endings. That may or not be the...

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All Catchweights All The Time. What If?

I am half serious but I am very curious. What if all fights were Catchweights. That's right. Catchweights contracted between two game fighters and no compulsion to fight in any division. As it is,...

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Floyd Chooses Cotto

With time working against him and his May date, Floyd Mayweather has finally selected his opponent; the illustrious and ever humble Miguel Cotto. These two men are two of the three biggest names...

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WHO WILL FLOYD FIGHT NEXT

Once he leaves his stainless steel cell in a couple of months and returns home to the comfort of he Big Boy Mansion, Floyd will IMO begin plotting his return to the ring, if he has not already done...

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What Do You Pay To Watch

Being a boxing fan has become hard work. And expensive. Every two or three weeks, we are given the opportunity to place a bet with our money on a PPV fight, the majority of which rarely live up to...

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The Missing Numbers

Am I the only one thinking it odd that neither HBO nor GBP have released the numbers of PPV buys for the Mayweather Ortiz battle?  Although these kinds of numbers are normally released within a...

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Enough Already Sergio. Time To Move Up

Two years ago, after losing very controversially to a then-feared welterweight turned junior welter, Paul Williams, Sergio Martinez made the ballsiest bet of his life and challenged Kelly Pavlik...

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Conte claims Mayweather does NOT do Olympic Style Testing

Well, love him or hate him, the Michael Milken of professional sports, Victor Conte of BALCO infamy, claims that the testing done by Floyd Mayweather for himself and his opponents is NOT Olympic...

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Boxing is the Biggest Loser

In a fall season with two of boxing's biggest stars set to fight, Boxing was poised for its highest ratings and biggest audiences. Specualtion surrounded the numbers expected at the gate as well as...

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Legacy Is Far More Than Victory

Every sixteen or so moons, we are gifted with another glimpse of the second wonder of the boxing universe, a Floyd Mayweather Junior fight. Second not because Floyd is second to any other, because...

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Protect Me Father For I Have Wins. Who are the most protected fighters today?

Well, let's leave Juanma off this list. After numerous near calamities, Juan Manuel Lopez finally met his Waterloo last fall before a much desired battle of undefeateds could be made between him...

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The peaks and valleys of Kelly Pavlik

Enough has been written about Pavlik this past week not to warrant much further attention but I am interested to hear, what, when, and where you all believe that Kelly Pavlik was, if not truly...

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A LOOK AHEAD: Biggest and Best Fights of the Fall Season

Floyd Mayweather is back. Whether or not it is the Floyd Mayweather we know, the boxer nonpareil, or some new version remains to be seen. But we will see him. And he will be fighting a live...

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IF YOU TALK IT, YOU BETTER WALK IT

  If you talk the talk, you need to walk the walk.   Boxing is full of self promoters and who can blame them. After all, they are both entertainers and prizefighters. So the bigger the audience,...

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Floyd To Take On Manny. Finally

Tomorrow, Floyd Mayweather will finally meet Manny Pacquiao in the presence of a real judge. It seems that his attempts to postpone the match-up are no longer an option. The referee who will...

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PRIME TIME: Name The Greats Who Fought The Greats

In this era of the internet and YouTube in particular, it has become commonplace to not simply share opinions good and bad about the merits of a particular fighter and his record but to actually go...

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Margarito Career in Jeopardy

Antonio Margarito may, after the horrific beating he took last fall in Dallas at the hands of Manny Pacquiao, not be coming back. Word is the broken orbital he sustained was only the half of it. He...

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The Problem of Andre Ward: Winning Isn't Everything

  "Winning Isn't Everything; It's The Only Thing" ..... Henry Russell "Red" Sanders (UCLA circa 1950) No it isn't.  At least, not in boxing! The well known quotation often attributed to Vince...

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Tattoos: Whose Are the Worst? Whose are the best?

For a while, Mike Tyson's Maori warrior mask tattoo was big news. But like everything else, today becomes yesterday. Edwin Valero has a big Mao like Hugo Chavez tat dead center on his chest, just...

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When Will It End? Manny's Historic Run.

Next week the thirty two year old, active P4P king of boxing takes on an aged but still considered by some to be capable, Shane Mosely. Although there are those who belive that the fight can be...

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What Floyd Missed: The Bigger Picture

It has always been my contention that Floyd Mayweather was a great boxer but a very small man. Not in size but in realized potential. For while he has laid grandiose claims to greatness, his...

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Charting the Stars: Who's stock went up? Who's went down?

What a night What a week. What a month. Night after night, fight after fight, upset after upset. The skies of the boxing universe have shifted.  We We saw O's go. Stars fall. New ones rise. Victor...

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