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RingTv image One last go-around for David Tua

One last go-around for David Tua

Little is known about what former heavyweight contender David Tua has left as he approaches his clash with Alexander Ustinov on Saturday in New Zealand. The 40-year-old puncher, one of the most popular big men of the 1990s, says he’s ready but he also knows that he’s near the end of his career.

RingTv image Casimero retains title with 11th round TKO

Casimero retains title with 11th round TKO

Johnriel Casimero successfully defended his IBF junior flyweight title for the third time Saturday night with an 11th-round technical knockout of Felipe Salguero at the Makati Coliseum in Makati City, Philippines.

RingTv image Roach takes charge of Pacquiao camp in GenSan

Roach takes charge of Pacquiao camp in GenSan

After training Miguel Cotto for last Saturday’s Delvin Rodriguez fight, Freddie Roach arrived to Manny Pacquiao’s gym in General Santos City, Philippines, on Thursday. Roach, who brought two sparring partners with him, will take over the final six weeks of Pacquiao’s camp for the Nov. 24 bout with Brandon Rios.

RingTv image Video: Pacquiao works heavybag and double-end bag

Video: Pacquiao works heavybag and double-end bag

Manny Pacquiao works the heavybag and double-end bag at his Pacman Wild Card Gym in General Santos City, Philippines as he prepares for his Nov. 24 bout against Brandon Rios in Macau, China. Pacquiao’s speed, timing and reflexes are gradually coming together.

RingTv image Video: Rios talks about Pacquiao, rips critics

Video: Rios talks about Pacquiao, rips critics

Brandon Rios spoke to RingTV.com’s Ryan Songalia about his feelings about his Nov. 24 showdown Manny Pacquiao after the first press stop in Macau. Rios also ripped into his critics. Parental discretion is advised. (Rios uses rather colorful language when expressing himself.)

RingTv image Dapudong calls on Philippine vice president

Dapudong calls on Philippine vice president

The career of Edrin Dapudong has been a rollercoaster through 34 pro fights, but it appears to be on an upswing following his highlight reel-worthy first-round knockout of Gideon Buthelezi in South Africa last week.

RingTv image Pagara decisions Herrera, but is he star material?

Pagara decisions Herrera, but is he star material?

Junior welterweight Jason Pagara scored a unanimous decision over Aaron Herrera on Saturday at the Waterfront Hotel in Cebu City, Philippines. The 24-year-old is popular and clearly the best 140-pounder in the Philippines, but he’s limited in terms of talent and technique.

RingTv image Video: Adrien Broner NYC press conference interview

Video: Adrien Broner NYC press conference interview

RingTV.com’s Ryan Songalia spoke with a very confident (and crass) Adrien Broner after the New York City press conference for the undefeated WBC lightweight beltholder’s Saturday title defense against former 140-pound titleholder Gavin Rees.

RingTv image Video: Peter Quillin at Ring 8 awards dinner

Video: Peter Quillin at Ring 8 awards dinner

Ryan Songalia spoke to Peter Quillin about being named Fighter of the Year by the Ring 8 organization. The WBO middleweight titleholder spoke about the honor, his April 27 fight against Fernando Guerrero and some upcoming fights.

RingTv image Video: Freddy Hernandez interview

Video: Freddy Hernandez interview

RingTV’s Ryan Songalia spoke with Freddy Hernandez, who fights undefeated junior middleweight prosepct Demetrius Andrade on ShoBox on Friday, following the veteran’s public workout at Modell’s Sporting Goods in New York City.