Promoter Don King, who turns 81 on Aug. 20, invited Pygmies to the “Rumble In The Jungle,” claims to be able to communicate with Floyd Mayweather in “ghetto-ese,” and once killed a man — just a few stories from the life of the man who coined the phrase “Only in America.”
Can aging RING middleweight champion Sergio Martinez stop young juggernaut Julio Cesar Chavez, the unbeaten WBC beltholder? The two are scheduled to meet in a pay-per-view showdown this fall.
Trainer Freddie Roach says he had a bad feeling as soon as he heard the first scorecard being read after Manny Pacquiao’s fight against Tim Bradley.
Julio Cesar Chavez was sentenced to three years probation and 30 Alcoholic Anonymous meetings.
The WBC has ordered a rematch between RING/WBC light heavyweight champ Bernard Hopkins and Chad Dawson, as well as a fight between WBC middleweight beltholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and RING champ Sergio Martinez.
Paulie Malignaggi’s mouth has earned him a check that his butt can cash — talking boxing on BBC radio.
“Trust me, I want this. I’m very, very hungry for this. This is like my trampoline. This is the jumping off point of my career.”
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.’s manager is working to assure Freddie Roach’s presence in the fighters’ corner despite a possible scheduling conflict with the Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez tour