Articles by author: Mel Ohlhoft(57 results)

Mandela's Daughter Hit For $7.5 Mill in Mayweather Bust

According to Kamini Padayachee of The Mercury, a United States judge has issued an order that requires Zindzi Mandela, the daughter of Nelson Mandela, to pay Los Angeles boxing adviser Duane Moody R62...Read More

Wlodarczyk is Confident: I Might Retire Danny Green!

World Boxing Council (WBC) cruiserweight champion Krzysztof Wlodarczyk believes he is capable of sending Danny Green into retirement when they clash at Perth's Challenge Stadium on November 30. In Jul...Read More

Arum Hopes Fans Look Past Recent Lackluster PPVs

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum is hoping boxing fans will look past the two recent pay-per-view event, both ending in lackluster fashion. The two shows, staged by Arum's business rival, Golden Boy Promotions...Read More

Chambers Apologizes to Angry Thompson for Withdrawal

Heavyweight contenders Eddie Chambers (36-2, 18 KOs) and Tony Thompson (36-1, 24 KO’s) are good friends, but the two boxers were scheduled to fight each other on October 28th in an IBF eliminator, whi...Read More

Dawson Tells Pascal at The Presser: I Will Finish You Off!

Staples Center, Los Angeles - Following Chad Dawson's controversial two round stoppage of Bernard Hopkins, the new WBC light heavyweight champion traded words at the post fight press conference with J...Read More

Chad Dawson: Hopkins is Weak Physically and Mentally

At the post-fight press conference, Chad Dawson continued to rip Bernard Hopkins over Saturday's controversial main event at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Dawson (31-1, 18KOs) stopped Hop...Read More

Carl Froch: I Will Knock Andre Ward Out, No Decision

WBC super middleweight champion Carl Froch (28-1, 20 KOs) is not expecting WBA king Andre Ward (24-0, 13KOs) to last the twelve round distance on December 17th at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City. Froc...Read More

Ariza, Roach Rip Apart Pacquiao-Bradley: It's a Mismatch!

Manny Pacquiao's training team is not sold on a possible fight with WBO junior welterweight champion Timothy Bradley in 2012. Pacquiao defends his WBO welterweight title against Juan Manuel Marquez on...Read More

Hopkins: If Dawson Comes To Fight, It Will Be a Fight

WBC lightweight heavyweight champion Bernard Hopkins is not going to make a prediction of an "exciting fight" for next Saturday's defense against Chad Dawson at Staples Center in Los Angeles, Californ...Read More

Amir Khan: No One Wants To Fight Me, I'm Going To 147!

WBA/IBF junior welterweight champion Amir Khan is frustrated with his inability to secure opponents at 140-pounds. Khan is prepared to defend his titles, for what may be the last time at 140, against ...Read More

Maidana Hits Back at Khan's Verbal Jabs on Opponents

WBA "regular" junior welterweight champion Marcos Maidana has fired back at IBF/WBA unified king Amir Khan, who earlier threw some jabs at Maidana over his recent competition. Khan advised Maidana to ...Read More

Khan Accepts Maidana's Job Offer: Face Tim Bradley

WBA/IBF 140-pound champion Amir Khan has accepted a recent job offer from WBA "regular" beltholder Marcos Maidana. During an earlier report on, Maidana blasted Khan and offered him a j...Read More

Moses vs Abril on October 22 For WBA Interim Title

Former World Boxing Association lightweight champion Paulus “The Hitman” Moses (28-1, 19 KOs) will get another chance to position himself for a title shot. He faces Richard Abril (16-2-1, 8 KOs) on Oc...Read More

Amir Khan, Marcos Maidana Renew The Verbal War

The war of words has been renewed between WBA/IBF junior welterweight champion Amir "King" Khan, and his division rival, WBA "regular" champ Marcos "El Chino" Maidana. Khan took the first shot, wonder...Read More

Mayweather Sr: Amir Khan Loses To Floyd on Any Night

Floyd Mayweather Sr., the father and former trainer of WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., is not impressed with IBF/WBA 140-pound Amir Khan. There has been a lot of talk regarding a possi...Read More

Cotto: Martinez Can't Get Me $5 Million Like Margarito

WBA 154-pound champion Miguel Cotto has a very good reason for selecting Antonio Magarito for his December 3rd return at New York's Madison Square Garden. Revenge is only a partial factor, with Margar...Read More

Victor Ortiz: Mayweather Elbowed Me, So I Fired Back

Welterweight contender Victor Ortiz is claiming that referee Joe Cortez did nothing to prevent Floyd Mayweather Jr. from using his elbows in last Saturday's fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Ortiz ...Read More

Fury: I'm The Best UK Heavyweight Since Lennox Lewis!

British/Commonwealth champion Tyson Fury (16-0, 11KOs) believes that he's the best heavyweight talent to emerge from the UK since undisputed champion Lennox Lewis. Fury admires Lewis and wants to mast...Read More

Paul Smith Back on Cleverly-Bellew, Then Groves Bout

Paul Smith (31-2), fresh from his first round knockout of Paul Samuels, is going to return in an eight round bout on October 15th, as part of the Nathan Cleverly-Tony Bellew undercard at the Echo Aren...Read More

Mormeck Plans To Check Wladimir's Chin: He's Fragile!

Former cruiserweight king Jean Marc Mormeck (36-4, 22KOs) has a lot of respect for WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko. The same can't be said for his younger brother, WBO/IBO/IBF/WBA champion W...Read More