BIG APPLE BOXING RESULTS IN A NIGHT OF KNOCKOUTS
Last night at Resorts World Casino NYC, promoter/rapper Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson's SMS Promotions closed its 2013 season in grand style with the presentation of "Big Apple Boxing," in which five of six fights ended in knockouts. ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] FLASHBACK: BERNARD HOPKINS EXHIBITION AT GRATERFORD PRISON
Check out this throwback footage of IBF light heavyweight champion Bernard "The Executioner" Hopkins putting in work for 6 rounds with 2 different opponents at an exhibition event that is said to have taken place at Graterford Prison, where he ...... continue reading
FLOYD MAYWEATHER DISAGREES WITH FATHER AND UNCLE ABOUT ADRIEN BRONER: "THEY NEED TO BE MORE POSITIVE"
"As far as my dad and my Uncle Roger, I love my dad, I love my Uncle Roger, but they need to be more positive. They really need to be more positive. If Adrien Broner lost, okay, he lost. It comes with the territory. You win some, you lose some. At ...... continue reading
MAYWEATHER SAYS MAIDANA IS IN THE MIX FOR MAY 3; THINKS BRONER SHOULD FIGHT AT 140 ON HIS UNDERCARD
"Absolutely! Yes, Maidana's name is now in the lottery jackpot box," stated undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd "Money" Mayweather, who revealed to FightHype.com that newly-crowned WBA welterweight champion Marcos Maidana is indeed a potential ...... continue reading
FLOYD MAYWEATHER SAYS A PACQUIAO FIGHT WON'T HAPPEN: "I WILL NEVER DO BUSINESS WITH BOB ARUM AGAIN"
"We all know the Pacquiao fight, at this particular time, will never happen, and the reason why the fight won't happen is because I will never do business with Bob Arum again in life, and Pacquiao is Bob Arum's fighter. Bob Arum gives ...... continue reading
GABRIEL ROSADO RIPS THE IBF/USBA: "WHEN I BEAT CHARLO'S ASS, HE'S STILL GOING TO BE THE USBA CHAMP"
"Every round, I'm going for the kill; like, I'm going for his neck. I swear, dog. I'm not going to respect his power. What he going to do? I fought the top middleweight who had the best punch at middleweight and they couldn't knock ...... continue reading
ADRIEN BRONER APOLOGIZES TO FANS: "I'M SORRY FOR RUNNING OUT ON ALL THE FANS"
Earlier today, multi-division world champion Adrien Broner took to social media to apologize to his fans for abruptly leaving the ring without giving an immediate post-fight interview following his upset unanimous decision loss to newly-crowned WBA ...... continue reading
ZAHIR RAHEEM SET TO SHOWCASE ON JAN. 10 ESPN2 FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS
ESPN is headed to Tacoma, WA where they will set up shop at the Emerald Queen Casino's Battle at the Boat 94 while featuring Halquist Productions' Zahir Raheem (34-3-0, 21 KOs) in a junior welterweight contest versus Bayan Jargal (17-4-3, 11 ...... continue reading
JHONNY GONZALEZ VS. ABNER MARES II TICKETS ON SALE TOMORROW
Golden Boy Promotions will present a rematch of one of 2013's biggest upsets when Jhonny Gonzalez defends his WBC Featherweight World Championship against former Three -Time & Three-Division World Champion Abner Mares, on Saturday, Feb.15 ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER EXPLAINS WHAT MAKES MAYWEATHER PROMOTIONS DIFFERENT: "EVERY FIGHTER SHOULD BE HAPPY"
"I'm a little different from other promoters...it's rough for fighters. The money, not for myself, but for fighters, is not what it once was. So, you know, you have guys that have rent due, car notes due, certain bills due...when I give ...... continue reading
BRYAN VERA ON JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ JR. REMATCH: "I DON'T WANT TO LEAVE IT IN THE JUDGES' HANDS ANYMORE"
"I'm more motivated now because everybody saw what they saw. In my eyes, I felt like I won and a lot of people felt I won. I'm just gonna get stronger and get better and get him out of there this time. I don't want to leave it in the ...... continue reading
ADRIEN BRONER'S TRAINER, MIKE STAFFORD, GOES IN ON FLOYD MAYWEATHER SR., ROGER MAYWEATHER AND CRITICS
"Everytime when somebody either takes a loss or sees something that's not their way of seeing things, they want to take somebody else's fighter. If Adrien was just a regular fighter, Floyd or Roger wouldn't even say the things that they ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER REFLECTS ON BLOCKBUSTER 2013: "THE BEST FIGHTERS FIGHT ON SHOWTIME"
"It's all about the up-and-coming, young fighters underneath the Mayweather banner...anybody that's tuned in right now watching me give this interview, get Showtime. Purchase Showtime. Call the cable network right now; purchase ...... continue reading
TERENCE CRAWFORD: "I'MA DO WHAT I GOTTA DO TO GET THAT TITLE BACK TO THE UNITED STATES"
"Well, getting that shot at Prescott. I think that was the highlight because that's where it all started. If I didn't get that shot, who knows, I probably wouldn't be talking to you right now...we wouldn't be talking about a title ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] FLOYD MAYWEATHER SAYS MANNY PACQUIAO IS NOT ON HIS LEVEL: "MY PPV NUMBER STILL IS THE BEST"
"You know, a lot of times, it's hard to make fights...when you got a guy that when they keep trying to say this guy Pacquiao is on the same level as Floyd Mayweather, I say, well, me, honestly, in my eyes, that's not true...my pay-per-view ...... continue reading
AMIR MANSOUR: "ANYBODY I CATCH, THEY GONNA EVENTUALLY GO NIGHT-NIGHT"
"I didn't think I was gonna get him out of there quickly, but anybody I catch, they gonna eventually go night-night! But I dropped him several times and he got up and continued to fight and continued to bring some noise, so I commend him. I ...... continue reading
ADRIEN BRONER: "IT HAPPENS TO THE BEST OF 'EM...I WILL BE BACK"
"I'm okay. You know, it happens to the best of 'em, and even as of right now, I'm still one of the best. I want to congratulate Team Maidana. Maidana, he did a helluva job. You know, he fought a helluva fight and he was the better man ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] PETER QUILLIN: "I'M STILL LEARNING ON THE JOB AND I'M GETTING THE JOB DONE"
"I just want to fight the best out there...I'm definitely different from a lot of fighters that y'all see today...I'm still learning on the job and I'm getting the job done. I'm 30 and 0, 22 knockouts, and I solidified myself as ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] AUSTIN TROUT EAGER TO ERASE MEMORY OF ERISLANDY LARA LOSS: "I'M LOOKING FORWARD TO NEXT YEAR"
"Whatever fight, you know, gets me back to where I should be, and I don't even know who that could be right now...I'm looking forward to next year though...early 2014," stated former jr. middleweight champion Austin Trout, who talked about ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] FERNANDO GUERRERO EYES ANOTHER TITLE SHOT IN 2014
"At this level, there's no tune-up...I'm gonna keep on fighting. I'm not gonna stop until I become a champion...two more fights, we're gonna fight for a world title, so like I said, we're doing the right things, and I'm going ...... continue reading