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Wait, Floyd Mayweather Made How Much Money Last Year?

So a thing that’s been in the news recently is the ongoing exchange of sick burns between boxer “Fuckboy” Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial artist Ronda Rousey. This beef is verbal, with tension sparked and stoked by thickheaded, numbnutted clownmen who think that pitting an athlete of one sport against an athlete of… » 8/28/15 4:59pm Friday 4:59pm

The Greatest Boxer Alive Is Too Good For His Sport

Guillermo Rigondeaux—El Chacal, or The Jackal—is by far the greatest fighter in the world today. He may be the greatest fighter of the last 20 years. Unfortunately, he will soon lose for the first time, surely by knockout, and with his defeat will come sighs of relief and a lot of people saying, “I told you so.”
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Here's What Happened With Floyd Mayweather's Crew At That Warriors Game

Earlier this week, Oakland police’s records department said that the investigation into a possible fight between a member of Floyd Mayweather’s entourage and a woman at a Golden State Warriors playoff game was still open, and sent along a paltry, almost completely redacted incident report. So I asked the department’s… » 7/29/15 9:58pm 7/29/15 9:58pm

What Happened With Mayweather's Crew At That NBA Game? Cops Won't Say 

More than two months ago, TMZ reported that a member of Floyd Mayweather’s crew got into a fight with a woman at a Golden State Warriors playoff game. According to the website, the woman was heckling Mayweather and his entourage, then “allegedly struck” one of them with a Thunder Stick. Mayweather’s people told TMZ… » 7/27/15 10:32pm 7/27/15 10:32pm

Boxer Cam Awesome Delivers Nutso Postfight Interview After Losing

Cam Awesome, Lenroy Thompson, lost his semifinal bout tonight to Cuban heavyweight Lenier Pero but “won” the wacky postfight interview with ESPN, making references to himself being the “Taylor Swift of boxing” and insisting, as the way a man who changes his name to Awesome only can, that he was the real winner. » 7/24/15 12:57am 7/24/15 12:57am

I Tried Chessboxing And I Will Never Do It Again

BERLIN – Let me say something obvious: fighting someone is exhausting. The switch—or whatever you want to call it—that flips when the lizard part of your brain tells the rest of you to hold off on metabolizing or thinking is inescapable. When you’re a novice fighter like me, the only thing you can think about is… » 7/13/15 3:45pm 7/13/15 3:45pm

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 7/03/15 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 10:23pm 5/22/15 10:23pm

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 7:41pm 5/05/15 7:41pm

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