Boxing Timeline

Floyd Mayweather Vs. Andre Berto Set For September 12

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It’s been known for some time now that boxing’s pound-for-pound king Floyd “Money” Mayweather has been planning to fight on September 12, a fight that will likely be the last of his incredible boxing career. Mayweather isn’t only boxing’s pound-for-pound king in the ring, but he also, by far, the sport’s top box office draw…. Read more »

Floyd Mayweather Sent Marriage Proposal In A Text Message?

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Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather might be undefeated in the ring, but he reportedly did not do very well when it came to winning back his former fiancée last year. According to TMZ Sports, Mayweather offered a marriage proposal to Shantel Jackson in April, 2014, that apparently seemed to miss the mark of romance completely. Floyd… Read more »

Gennady Golovkin Knocks Out Willie Monroe, Jr. In Sixth Round

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Gennady “GGG” Golovkin extended his undefeated streak to 33 wins with a TKO of Willie Monroe, Jr. in a bout that continued to cement the legacy of the Kazakh middleweight. Some experts expected a more competitive fight with Monroe’s record of 19 wins with only a single loss, and the fact that Golovkin’s last bout… Read more »

Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez Knocks Out Edgar Sosa In Second Round

Ramon Gonzalez Knock out victory.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has been mostly unchallenged as the world’s finest boxer for more than a decade. Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez may have created a debate. Flyweight Roman Gonzalez made his HBO debut Saturday and it was an impressive one, knocking down Mexican fighter Edgar Sosa three times in the second round on his way to… Read more »

Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao Sets Pay-Per-View, Gate Revenue Records

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The May 2 welterweight title unification fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao set new all-time boxing records for pay-per-view (PPV) buys and gate revenue, making it the highest grossing pay-per-view event of all time. Initial figures released Thursday by distributors Showtime and HBO show that the fight grossed 4.4 million PPV buys, generating… Read more »

Canelo Alvarez Knocks Out James Kirkland in Third-Round [Breaking]

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Canelo Alvarez vs. James Kirkland was everything Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao was not. After a very anticlimactic match, which is a major understatement, between Mayweather and Pacquiao, it was nice to see something more exciting in the boxing world, especially without having pay-per-view. Roy Jones Jr. former boxer and current boxing analyst at HBO… Read more »

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Reportedly Agrees To Rematch With Manny Pacquiao

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During the Fight of the Century held at the MGM Grand Arena last Saturday night, it was obvious that Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao was not performing up to par. While others contend that this is because Floyd Mayweather Jr. is simply the better fighter,the latest reports reveal that Pacquiao’s performance was hampered by a torn… Read more »

Katie Couric ‘Fled’ Floyd Mayweather, Manny Pacquiao Fight: Did Mayweather Ban Female Journalists From Bout?

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Katie Couric reportedly left Las Vegas hours before Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao touched gloves because she felt “uncomfortable” about attending the bout. Couric, who previously interviewed both fighters in April ahead of their eagerly anticipated encounter, was seen arriving in Las Vegas ahead of the contest. However, according to Page Six, she then decided… Read more »