Amid the seemingly growing rift between Oscar De la Hoya and Richard Schaefer, Bernard Hopkins agrees with the latter in regard to eschewing a relationship with Bob Arum.
The WBO welterweight title lost in a controversial split decision in 2012 is back in Manny Pacquiao’s possession with a points victory Saturday night over Tim Bradley. Pacquiao didn’t get the KO he wanted but at least there was no argument among the judges this time.
Congratulations to Bernard Fernandez and Norm Frauenheim for placing in the Boxing Writers Assoc. of America’s 2012 “Bernie” awards with articles written for THE RING magazine. THE RING and RingTV.com also grabbed nine honorable mentions in the annual writing contest.