From the pages of THE RING Magazine: RingTV.com Editor Doug Fischer breaks down Manny Pacquiao vs. Tim Bradley II, comparing the fighters in 20 key categories and scoring the results.
Tim Bradley says he trained harder for his rematch with Manny Pacquiao than he has for any other fight. The undefeated WBO welterweight titleholder says he wants the victory more than Pacquiao does and he’s ready to prove it on April 12.
Manny Pacquiao says he’s motivated to score an official victory against Tim Bradley, who beat him via controversial decision in 2012, but the Filipino icon won’t push for the knockout. Pacquiao and Freddie Roach say Bradley is as tough as they come.
The most significant storyline in the Bermane Stiverne-Chris Arreola rematch might be the network that will air it live – ESPN. The global cable giant’s involvement in world-class boxing could have a far-reaching and positive impact on the sport.
Vanes Martirosyan says he is ready to move on to a new chapter in his boxing career with a new promotional and training team behind him when he faces Mario Alberto Lozano in the main event of this week’s Friday Night Fights on ESPN2.
It was billed as a battle but what fans mostly saw was a one-sided beating as Canelo Alvarez thoroughly dominated countryman Alfredo Angulo en route to a 10th-round stoppage.
Jerry Belmontes spoiled the U.S. debut of Will Tomlinson, outboxing the unbeaten Australian junior lightweight contender over 10 rounds on the non-PPV undercard of the Canelo Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo fight on Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. had some stream-of-consciousness fun while announcing his fight with Marcos Maidana to a packed room of media inside the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, the site of the May 3 Showtime PPV event.