8:02 pm September 7, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesian boxing promoter Raja Sapta Oktohari has vowed to arrange a fight for world champion Daud Yordan this year after two planned bouts in April and June were cancelled. Raja, better known as Okto, said he and his team were working to set up a fight for Daud, the International Boxing Organization lightweight champion, within […]
8:32 pm September 5, 2014 | No Comment
Despite having the International Boxing Organization’s lightweight title among his credentials, Daud Yordan is eying a bigger goal in the world boxing scene. Daud is gearing up to invade the World Boxing Organization (WBO) with his next bout — even it means losing his greatest achievement so far: the IBO world title.
10:15 am May 16, 2014 | No Comment
As mixed martial arts takes hold in Asia, the world’s top fighters are turning to the continent to raise their profile — and former Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren is right there with them. Askren, a former Olympic wrestler and undefeated in 12 career MMA fights, signed a two-year contract with Asia’s largest MMA organization, […]
4:13 pm April 24, 2014 | 1 Comment
Los Angeles. Floyd Mayweather says Manny Pacquiao has lost a step and that the Filipino’s superstar slide has coincided with his decision to split from former strength trainer Alex Ariza. The 37-year-old undefeated welterweight champ Mayweather weighed in Wednesday on the latest performance by Pacquiao who beat Timothy Bradley on April 12 in Las Vegas […]
8:42 am April 21, 2014 | No Comment
Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, the prizefighter whose racially tinged wrongful murder conviction made him a symbol of injustice and a pop culture cause, died on Sunday at the age of 76.
8:27 am April 3, 2014 | No Comment
Trainer Freddie Roach says avenging losses to Timothy Bradley and Juan Manuel Marquez are the top items on Manny Pacquiao’s to-do list, but believes the Filipino will one day face Floyd Mayweather.