Fans share their thoughts on Floyd Mayweather’s final bouts and the acceptance of his “clinical” style, Alfredo Angulo’s future, the James Kirkland-Gabriel Rosado fight, the Freddie Roach-Lucian Bute team-up, Nonito Donaire, and more in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
Teddy Atlas unloaded on the sanctioning organizations and Levi Martinez’s 117-111 scorecard for Canelo Alvarez, and reiterated why the Danny Garcia-Rod Salka fight shouldn’t be for a world title. The outspoken ESPN commentator also gave his thoughts on Alvarez-Lara and the Chris Algieri-Manny Pacquiao fight.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn how Floyd Mayweather Jr. feels about Marcos Maidana’s skill in comparison to past opponents.
Canelo Alvarez was fortunate to emerge victorious and Erislandy Lara was frustrated by a controversial decision but both took a step forward.
Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De la Hoya wants to continue the Mexico-Puerto Rico rivalry with a showdown between RING middleweight champion Miguel Cotto and Saul Alvarez.
Fans from around the world share their thoughts on Canelo Alvarez’s controversial split-decision victory over Erislandy Lara, and give their two cents on how they scored the fight and what might be next for both junior middleweight contenders in this week’s Monday mailbag.
Canelo Alvarez met the boxing media at the post-fight press conference for his split-decision victory over Erislandy Lara at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. “He said he would take me to school,” Alvarez said. “Nobody wants to go to that school.”
Erislandy Lara and his trainer Ronnie Shields stated their case to the boxing media for why the split-decision loss against Canelo Alvarez should have gone their way at the post-fight press conference at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
RingTV.com editor Doug Fischer gives his post-fight thoughts and analysis on Canelo Alvarez’s spilt decision over Erislandy Lara, who believed that he deserved the nod (along with some media and fans) after the Showtime PPV event at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Canelo Alvarez scored a split decision against Erislandy Lara in a difficult tactical 12-round fight but the debate on who should have won their showdown at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas raged on long after the fight was over.
Canelo Alvarez defeated Erislandy Lara by a split decision Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Erislandy Lara, who faces Canelo Alvarez tonight in Las Vegas, was part of an influx of Cuban amateur stars who left their homeland and brought their talents to the professional ranks.
Pics from Las Vegas’ MGM Grand as the fighters in tomorrow night’s Showtime Pay Per View Card, headlined by Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara, stepped on the scale. Photos by Naoki Fukuda.
Fans share their thoughts and questions on Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy Lara showdown, Terence Crawford, Pacquiao-Algieri and the Cold War, the best fighters ever from Mexico, Cuba and Ireland, and other subjects in this week’s “special” evening edition of the Friday mailbag.
RingTV.com Editor Doug Fischer breaks down Saturday’s Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy Lara fight in 20 key categories and predicts a winner.