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RingTv image Commentary: Floyd Mayweather Jr., ‘the Bad Guy,’ wins again

Commentary: Floyd Mayweather Jr., ‘the Bad Guy,’ wins again

The majority of people who witnessed Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s cunning application of the sweet science to clearly outpoint Manny Pacquiao on Saturday are upset the mega-event failed to live up to their expectations. But if you bought the PPV expecting to see fireworks, you were a casualty of hype, writes RingTV.com contributor Andreas Hale, and shame on you for being sucked into it.

RingTv image Commentary: Why Danny Garcia should be considered a ‘B-plus Player’

Commentary: Why Danny Garcia should be considered a ‘B-plus Player’

Danny Garcia is a marketable undefeated slugger from Philly with a Puerto Rican background, a father with a mouth that won’t stop and what appears to be all of the tools to be a major draw. However, there’s something missing from THE RING 140-pound champ’s game that will likely prevent him from becoming an elite boxer or even a player in the welterweight division.

RingTv image Commentary: One boxing fan’s crisis of confidence

Commentary: One boxing fan’s crisis of confidence

The recent death of Francisco Leal and life-threatening head injury suffered by Magomed Abdusalamov prompted RingTV.com’s resident historian Lee Groves to recall how the 2008 fight between Delvin Rodriguez and Oscar Diaz, for which he was at ringside, caused him to question, then reconfirm, his love for boxing.

RingTv image Commentary: Cruz exposes boxing’s homophobic issues

Commentary: Cruz exposes boxing’s homophobic issues

Orlando Cruz, an openly gay boxer who fights on the Tim Bradley-Juan Manuel Marquez undercard, has received as much media coverage as the two pound-for-pound-rated main event fighters. He deserves the attention for challenging and exposing boxing’s homophobic underbelly.