Archive for the ‘Floyd Mayweather’ Category

Shockingly, Floyd Mayweather Jr. Is Talking Trash

Friday, August 3rd, 2007

Just over a month ago I said that I would love to see a Ricky Hatton - Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight, but I thought it would never happen. I thought Hatton's trash-talking after his dominant win over Jose Luis Castillo would bring a response from Floyd, but that the fight ...

De La Hoya Planning Move Back To Welterweight

Monday, July 16th, 2007

The welterweight division has long been thought of as boxing's strongest and it's about to get even stronger. HBO's Larry Merchant reported Saturday night that Oscar De La Hoya is currently walking around at 152 pounds and feels he can make the 147-pound weight limit for his next fight. De ...

Floyd May Have Taken The Bait

Tuesday, June 26th, 2007

After finishing off an aging Jose Luis Castillo via a fourth-round knockout Saturday night, Ricky "The Hitman" Hatton had some choice words for Floyd Mayweather Jr. Hatton claimed he wanted to face the man universally regarded as the top pound-for-pound fighter in the world, and he even tossed a little ...

Hatton KO’s Castillo, Calls Out Mayweather

Sunday, June 24th, 2007

Ricky "The Hitman" Hatton wanted to make an impression on American fight fans with his biggest fight on U.S. soil to date. The unbeaten boxer from Manchester, England had the Thomas & Mack Center rocking in Las Vegas Saturday night, as an estimated 11,000 British fans flew in for his ...

Oscar Tries, Floyd Runs, Judges Confused

Monday, May 7th, 2007

It was a strange night in Vegas on Saturday. The pound-for-pound best fighter in the world came away with the win, but didn't prove anything to anyone. Floyd Mayweather got the victory and the WBC Junior Middleweight belt, but everyone I've talked to was far more impressed with how Oscar ...

If All The Pre-Fight Talking Wasn’t Enough, This Should Sell You

Saturday, May 5th, 2007

The Fight After the FightIf all the pre-fight trash-talking wasn't enough to turn you against Floyd Mayweather and make you pull for Oscar De La Hoya, then we're certain the above video will.We found this while checking out the fantastic racks killer content over at Girls Gone Sports, they got ...

De La Hoya-Mayweather: Why You Should Care. Part IV: The Legacy

Saturday, May 5th, 2007

For the final installment of our four-part preview of the Oscar De La Hoya - Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight tonight, we focus on perhaps the most important issue to be decided tonight: What will each fighter's legacy be?Oscar De La Hoya is this generation's most decorated fighter. He has held ...