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Mayweather vs Pacquiao – Six Years Too Late

It’s the fight boxing fans have craved for years. But the as both fighters age and boxing wanes, is Mayweather – Pacquiao coming too late?    The boxing world went into frenzy last week when the long awaited superfight between the two best pound-for-pound fighters of the last ten years was finally announced. Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather will fight Manny ‘Pacman’ …

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Why Pacquiao vs Mayweather Is Not The Biggest Fight Of All Time

Last night it was announced that the Manny Pacquiao vs Floyd Mayweather bout would finally go ahead. The world had been calling for the event to take place for the past decade and at long last, it had finally been confirmed. Bells rang and media companies shouted from their roof tops that the greatest fight in the history of the …

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VIDEO: Mayweather Leaks Meeting With Manny Pacquiao

This is the big one. Potentially the most anticipated fight since Ali vs Foreman, boxing fans around the world have been musing over the mouth watering prospect of Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather going head to head for many years.   In recent months the murmurs have grown into roars with most convinced that the titanic clash will eventually take …

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Manny Pacquiao Is Flat Broke, Here’s Why…

Manny Pacquiao’s biggest threat is not Floyd Mayweather. No, it appears the Filipino faces a titanic battle to keep himself afloat financially. Richard Barrett discusses. While some may argue that Manny Pacquiao is one of a kind, an outlier in big time boxing, the Filipino pugilist shares a certain unwanted characteristic with most of his peers; a tendency to splash …

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Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao Reportedly A Done Deal

An announcement is imminent and the date is set for Mayweather vs Pacquiao.  Make what you will of this but TMZ Sports are reporting that a deal was hammered out yesterday between the two parties. Unsurprisingly it will be a Las Vegas, with May 2nd pencilled in as ‘Fight Night’ at the MGM Grand. TMZ report Pacquiao had signed up …

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Pacquiao & Mayweather Meet In Person For The FIRST Time

Stop teasing us please…. The ‘will-they won’t-they’ between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao continued in Miami on Tuesday night as the pair met for , according to Pacman, the first time. The uncertainty has been ongoing for what feels like a century now, with fight fans growing increasingly frustrated at the verbal tennis between two of boxing’s biggest names. Fight …

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Mayweather vs Pacquaio: Finally?

The fight the world has been waiting for – Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquaio – may finally be on the horizon. As the rhetoric between the two most famous boxers in the world grows, Manny Pacquiao hasn’t minced words when it comes to a potential fight with pound-for-pound king Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr.  Hopefully it will all end with the …

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2014 Rankings: Top 10 Pound For Pound Boxers

In what always proves to be a bone of contention, Niall Doran is here to discuss his Top 10 Pound For Pound Boxers for 2014. Ah yes, another year older and another great year for professional boxing as a sport globally. In a year that saw many twists and turns and new stars emerging within the sweet science, perhaps it …

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Floyd Mayweather And This Week In Boxing

Michael McCarthy looks at how Floyd Mayweather claimed a unanimous decision victory on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, in a fight that was entertaining at times but overall, a predictable affair. Although it may seem harsh to criticise Mayweather for delivering another master-class in tactical boxing, considering he claims that he will fight just twice more, …

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Gloves Up: Mayweather vs Maidana Preview

In the latest edition of Gloves Up Donal O’ Doherty previews this weekend’s rematch between Floyd Mayweather Junior and Marcos Maidana. The lights of the MGM grand will illuminate the Las Vegas strip and the wider boxing world on Saturday night, as Floyd Mayweather Junior defends his welterweight titles in a rematch with Marcos Maidana. The fight, which will be …

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Five Factors That Will Determine Mayweather – Maidana II

Floyd Mayweather takes on Marcos Maidana on Saturday night in an immediate rematch of their meeting last May. In looking ahead to this bout, it is difficult to avoid thinking about what has changed in the four months since their first meeting. The short answer is not much. The hype and excitement that usually precedes a Mayweather fight has been …

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Floyd Mayweather Announces Retirement Date

Floyd Mayweather has announced his plans for retirement in a press conference ahead of his bout with Marcos Maidana this weekend. Mayweather and Maidana clash for the second time in a matter of months, with the pound-for-pound champ looking to stretch his record to 47-0. Speaking ahead of the eagerly anticipated rematch from Mayweather’s victory in May, Pretty Boy Floyd announced that …

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Breaking: Floyd Mayweather Can Read After All

To all the boxing fans that doubted Floyd Mayweather’s literacy, shame on you! A video of the pound-for-pound king has come to light that shows ‘Money’ Mayweather can read after all. Floyd Mayweather and Fifty Cent have been at loggerheads all summer with both sides trading blows. Fifty humiliated Mayweather by telling the world that the 46-0 fighter could not read. Mayweather’s …

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Taking On The Four Kings: Floyd Mayweather vs Marvin Hagler

In the final installment of our four-part series, Floyd Mayweather faces Marvin Hagler. The pound-for-pound champ has been annihilated by the previous ‘Kings’ and needs to beat Hagler to salvage what’s left of his reputation. CHECK OUT PART I OF TAKING ON THE KINGS: FLOYD MAYWEATHER VS SUGAR  RAY LEONARD Marvin Hagler Vs. Floyd Mayweather Marvellous Marvin Hagler was very abrasive and …

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Leaked: Audio Of Floyd Mayweather Attempting To Read

An American radio DJ has unearthed a clip of Floyd Mayweather struggling to read a passage of text, following 50 Cent’s jibes that the pound-for-pound champ cannot read. The Floyd Mayweather and 50 Cent beef rumbled on over the weekend, with both sides having their say. However, the heaviest blow of all may have been dealt by Charlemagne Tha God of Power …

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Taking On The Four Kings: Floyd Mayweather vs Thomas Hearns

In the third installment of our four-part series, we pit Floyd Mayweather against Thomas Hearns. Having tasted the canvas in consecutive fights versus Sugar Ray Leonard and Roberto Duran, respectively, Floyd must now battle one of the knockout kings of modern boxing. CHECK OUT PART I OF TAKING ON THE KINGS: FLOYD MAYWEATHER VS SUGAR  RAY LEONARD Floyd Mayweather vs Thomas …

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NSFW: 50 Cent ‘Rinses’ Floyd Mayweather With Special Ice Bucket Challenge

50 Cent has attempted to make a mockery of Floyd Mayweather’s intelligence by giving him a special ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The rapper has challenged Floyd to read one page out of a Harry Potter book instead of doing the Ice Bucket Challenge and he will donate £750,000 to charity. It is well documented that rapper 50 Cent and boxer Floyd Mayweather have fallen out …

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Kell Brook & This Week in Boxing

Michael McCarthy discusses the last seven days in the boxing world, where Sheffield’s Kell Brook made history in Carson. Whilst there is never an easy way to win a world title, some routes to glory are more difficult than others. The final step in Kell Brook’s journey involved travelling to America and taking on an unbeaten young champion, a fighter who was …

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