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Watch: Mayweather Vs. Tenshin Gets Its First Official Trailer

It’s official, Floyd Mayweather will end his retirement once again, this time to face off against Japanese kickboxing phenom, Tenshin Nasukawa. This is about as crazy a story as we’ve ever woken up to, eh? We made an attempt to better understand the admittedly shocking news that Floyd will take on Tenshin earlier today but the longer we sit with …

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Everything You Need To Know About Mayweather Vs. Tenshin

We make an attempt to answer some of the burning questions that surround Mayweather vs. Tenshin, perhaps the most bizarre combat sports spectacle of the year. Sometimes a fight comes around that is so completely and utterly bizarre that it leaves you without words. Most recently, we had that to a certain extent with Floyd’s August 2017 showdown with MMA’s …

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Tenshin To Mayweather: “I’ll Change History With One Punch, Just Watch”

Boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr said Monday he will come out of retirement to fight a Japanese kickboxer half his age, Tenshin Nasukawa, on New Year’s Eve in Saitama. The 41-year-old unbeaten American, who won world titles in five different weight divisions and was considered the best pound-for-pound boxer in the sport, out-boxed Irish mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor in …

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Breaking: Floyd Mayweather Vs. Tenshin Nasukawa Official For December

In a shocking turn of events, Floyd Mayweather will once again end his retirement, this time to face one of Japan’s greatest kickboxers. No, you’re not still sleeping. Japanese fight promotion RIZIN FF announced the fight with a press conference this morning featuring both Mayweather and Tenshin Nasukawa. Ariel Helwani of ESPN was the first to break the news, news that is …

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Rakhimov Election As Boxing Chief To Cast Doubt Over Olympic Future

Controversial Uzbek businessman Gafur Rakhimov was elected president of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) on Saturday despite fears that his appointment could lead to the sport’s ejection from the Olympic Games. Rakhimov won 86 of the 134 second-round votes in the ballot in Moscow to KO his only opponent, former boxer Serik Konakbayev of Kazakhstan. Rakhimov, previously interim president, courted …

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Boxing Body Vote Could See Sport Thrown Out Of Olympics

The congress of the scandal-hit International Amateur Boxing Federation (AIBA) that begins in Moscow on Friday may be a turning point for the sport and its future in the Olympics. Gafur Rakhimov, an Uzbek who has been linked to organised crime by the US Treasury Department, is one of two candidates standing for the position of AIBA president at the …

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Tyson Fury Reveals His Respect For Deontay Wilder

Tyson Fury has admitted that Deontay Wilder’s decision to face him without any hassle at the negotiations table has earned him his respect. Fury’s appearance on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast has already been cited as one of the series greatest ever episodes. Delving deeply into his darkest days, the lineal champion wasn’t afraid to shine a light on his struggles with …

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Tyson Fury Details Suicide Attempt In Astonishing Interview With Joe Rogan

Tyson Fury appeared on The JRE Podcast last night for one of the most honest and completely incredible interviews we’ve seen from an athlete in some time. Fury’s descent into drug addiction and depression started when he realised his lifelong dream of becoming heavyweight champion by defeating Wladimir Klitschko. Like so many who reach such seemingly unattainable goals, Tyson was …

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Watch: Spine-Tingling Trailer Released Ahead Of Katie Taylor Film

We are just days away from the release of Katie Taylor’s film, ‘Katie’ and this trailer is sure to whet your appetite and get the blood pumping.  The documentary reminisces on Taylor’s heroics at the London Olympics in 2012 before chartering the turbulence her career went through when she split from her coach, father Pete Taylor. “There wasn’t a day when …

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“I Want Real Opponents”- Conlan Looks Ahead Following Easy Vegas Win

Irish boxer Michael Conlon picked up the ninth victory of his professional career after stopping Italian Nicola Cipoletta in the seventh round in Las Vegas last night.  Conlan was dominant throughout as he looked to remain undefeated in the pro ranks and eventually stopped Cipoletta in the seventh following a barrage of punches up against the ropes. Following the victory, Conlan …

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Katie Taylor Retains Titles In Dominant Win Over Cindy Serrano

Katie Taylor retained her IBF and WBA lightweight titles last night following a dominant unanimous decision victory over Puerto Rican Cindy Serrano. Taylor was the heavy favourite going into the bout and though it went the distance, the Bray native was in control throughout the whole fight, as she took her professional record to 11-0 with another successful title defence. …

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Watch: Ali Abdelaziz Believes Khabib Can Drop Floyd Mayweather

Ali Abdelaziz, manager to Khabib Nurmagomedov, stressed his belief that his fighter can drop Floyd Mayweather if they ever met inside the boxing ring. Mayweather made the headlines earlier this week when he confirmed his interest in a showdown with the Russian over twelve rounds. Speaking to TMZ, Floyd made it clear that he is down to make a return to …

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Jason Quigley Overcomes Tough Challenge In NABF Title Defence

Irishman Jason Quigley was in action Stateside on Thursday night. While he maintained his undefeated professional record, the 27-year-old was given a tricky time of it by Freddy Hernandez. Quigley was expected to beat Hernandez handily, though the Mexican is a former IBA welterweight champion in his own right. Six losses in the 39-year-old’s last ten fights pitched against Quigley’s …

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