Conor McGregor Has As Much Sex As Possible, Would "Dismantle" Mayweather

While Conor McGregor’s scheduled bout against Jose Aldo next Saturday is off the table, McGregor still made an appearance on Conan last night in preparation for his new opponent Chad Mendes. And McGregor had plenty to say, including that he has “as much sex as possible” before big fights and that were Floyd Mayweather… » 7/03/15 10:30am Friday 10:30am

Ridiculously Huge Boxer Wins By First Round Knockout, Still Undefeated

Taishan Dong remained undefeated with a first-round knockout of Lance Gauch tonight in California. We’ve highlighted the enormous Dong before, but if you haven’t seen what kind of damage the seven-foot-tall Chinese boxer can unleash, here you go. Dong’s professional record is now 5-0. » 5/22/15 10:22pm 5/22/15 10:22pm

Gennady Golovkin Pounds Willie Monroe Jr., Wins By Sixth-Round TKO

Scariest Man Alive Gennady Golovkin extended his undefeated record to 33-0 with a TKO of Willie Monroe Jr. in a bout that continues the legend of the Kazakh middleweight. Some analysts expected a more competitive fight, given Monroe’s 19-1 record and that Golovkin’s last fight, against Martin Murray, went 11 rounds.… » 5/16/15 11:10pm 5/16/15 11:10pm

Ridiculously Huge Boxer Remains Undefeated

Taishan Dong improved his career record to 4-0 with a majority decision win over Jamal Woods in an undercard bout for tonight’s HBO main event of Álvarez-Kirkland. You’d think that at seven feet tall and 290 pounds, the enormous Dong would draw some American eyeballs; HBO elected to air a Mayweather-Pacquiao replay… » 5/09/15 10:40pm 5/09/15 10:40pm

Another Writer Says Promoters Revoked His May-Pac Arena Credential

Michelle Beadle and Rachel Nichols weren’t the only media members who had their access yanked around at the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight. A longtime boxing writer believes he had his arena credential revoked for the May 2 event because of his coverage of Mayweather, specifically an interview he did with… » 5/06/15 6:07pm 5/06/15 6:07pm

Manny Pacquiao Sued by Disgruntled Fans for Hiding Shoulder Injury

A couple of boxing fans have sued Manny Pacquiao for allegedly failing to disclose a torn rotator cuff before last weekend’s “fight of the century” against Floyd Mayweather. Pacquiao’s team says he reported the injury to the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but a form he filled out prior to the fight indicates no… » 5/05/15 5:20pm 5/05/15 5:20pm

Manny Pacquiao Could Face Legal Trouble For Hiding His Shoulder Injury

Manny Pacquiao’s shoulder apparently is as bad as advertised—he’ll undergo surgery to fix a torn rotator cuff and could be out a full year. But his bigger problem might be that the injury wasn’t advertised, first being disclosed to the Nevada State Athletic Commission only two-and-a-half hours before the fight. » 5/05/15 9:18am 5/05/15 9:18am

The Mayweather-Pacquiao Conspiracy Theory Is Colorblind

Here are the judges’ scorecards for Saturday’s fight, a clear unanimous decision for Floyd Mayweather over Manny Pacquiao. If you are a normal human being, there’s nothing notable here; just a cool artifact of a megafight, and some relief in the knowledge that the judging accorded with reality—no given in this sport.… » 5/04/15 3:20pm 5/04/15 3:20pm

Mark Jackson Defends Mayweather, Pretends To Be Boxing Expert

Former NBA coach and current ESPN analyst Mark Jackson aggressively defended Floyd Mayweather’s legacy against a straw man “hater” in the middle of today’s Grizzlies-Warriors game on ABC, declaring anyone who doesn’t recognize the welterweight champion as an all-time great “doesn’t know boxing,” and that those who… » 5/03/15 4:34pm 5/03/15 4:34pm

Floyd Mayweather Defeats Manny Pacquiao In A Unanimous Decision

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao finally boxed tonight, and we now have 36 minutes of evidence that this very boring fight needed to happen several years ago for it to have meant anything. Outside of a square punch Pacquiao landed in the fourth round, he never really seemed to threaten a Mayweather victory.
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