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Posted 03-30-2011 at 10:25 PM by Finito L. Comments 0
And you wonder how the WBC could strip a belt from someone the caliber of Sergio Martinez? Wonder no longer.
My top five thoughts about the boxing world for hump day:
1. You have to be wondering at this point what’s going through Juan Manuel Lopez’ featherweight brain (and I DON’T mean that as an insult, so be quiet, all of San Juan) when he says he wants a piece of Yuriorkis Gamboa. While...
Posted 03-26-2011 at 02:42 PM by Finito L. Comments 0
While Odlanier Solis hit the deck against Vitali Klitschko, it was a freak knee injury that took him out. Although a couple of talking heads said the Cuban came into the fight with a bad knee, the only bad thing was Klitschko's uncharacteristic lack of sportsmanship when he barked at Solis for dogging it when the man had, in fact, torn his ACL.
Posted 03-19-2011 at 12:15 AM by Finito L. Comments 0
Miguel Cotto did a lot of this against Ricardo Mayorga Saturday, and kept his poise when the Nicaraguan tried to goad Cotto into doing something stupid. Cotto wisely left the stupidity to Mayorga.
A take or two on some naggingly unanswered questions plaguing the boxing world:
Q: Assuming by now you’ve gotten off your duff and watched the Miguel Cotto-Ricardo Mayorga fight, did...
Posted 03-15-2011 at 12:46 AM by Finito L. Comments 0
Even though the WBC decided to strip middleweight champion Sergio Martinez of his belt, that's apparently not going to stop "El Maravilla" from flaunting it, along with his Ring Magazine belt. Sergio, you better be careful - I'm sure a sanctioning fee will still somehow be charged by the green-belt bandits.
Some quick thoughts about the fistic weekend that was:
## Anyone else think...
Ditto the sentiment...
Posted 04-30-2010 at 01:36 AM by goodlistener
Come on guys!Bad for...
Posted 01-18-2010 at 06:41 PM by jaime lopez
The four that immediately...
Posted 01-17-2010 at 11:09 PM by Finito L.
you say floyd has a...
Posted 01-17-2010 at 08:49 AM by jack_johnson