Manny Pacquiao, Timothy Bradley Controversy Is Getting Worse

Monday, June 11th, 2012

The controversy stemming from Saturday's Manny Pacquiao/Timothy Bradley disaster continues unabated. Promoter Bob Arum has refused to create a rematch between the two fighters unless an investigation is launched into the judging (and presumably the judges themselves) of the welterweight title fight. Then-champion Pacquiao lost a very questionable decision to Bradley ...

Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley: Live Blog

Saturday, June 9th, 2012



Roy Jones Jr.: Floyd Mayweather Scared of Manny Pacquiao

Saturday, June 9th, 2012

Count Roy Jones Jr. as a member of the ever-increasing crowd of people who believe the recently-jailed Floyd Mayweather wants no part of Manny Pacquiao. Jones claims he has always had a good relationship with Mayweather, but he believes the 35-year-oldĀ champion's main objective is staying undefeated, not putting on the best ...

Floyd Mayweather Heads to Jail on Friday

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is a multimillionaire, and a world champion boxer, but on Friday morning he will become an inmate in the Clark County Detention Center. Mayweather will spend up to the next 87 days behind bars after pleading guilty in December to misdemeanor domestic violence charges. Mayweather will spend at ...

Manny Pacquiao Backtracks on Gay Comments

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

Manny Pacquiao recently ruffled some feathers with comments about same-sex marriage. Like a true politician, the Filipino congressman has backed off his stance a bit. The eight-division world champion and top pound-for-pound boxer on the planet had taken some serious heat when it was reported that he quoted the Bible in ...

Floyd Mayweather vs. Miguel Cotto: Live Blog

Saturday, May 5th, 2012

Floyd Mayweather vs. Miguel Cotto: Live Blog

Muhammad Ali’s Trainer Angelo Dundee Passes Away

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

Boxing trainer Angelo Dundee, who oversaw some of the biggest fights in boxing history and trained both Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Leonard, died Wednesday in Tampa, Florida at the age of 90. Dundee was the genial, whip-smart motivator who was behind virtually all of Ali's career. He attended Ali's 70th ...

2011 Losers Of The Year

Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

Last year, we began what we hope becomes a tradition here at Rumors and Rants and tipped our hats to Cheap Trick by naming the losers of the year in every sport we pay attention to. In case you are wondering, there is no scientific formula to being named loser of ...