MaxBoxing News http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news <p><strong>Boxing and poker &ndash; maybe a start on something new?</strong></p> <p>Even though both sports are known for intense action and rough characters, boxing and poker aren&rsquo;t usually combined. This didn&rsquo;t stop&nbsp;Gus Hansen (known as one of the biggest&nbsp;<a href="http://www.pokerlistings.com/full-tilt-poker">full tilt poker</a>&nbsp;names)and Danish poker pro Theo Jorgensen from&nbsp;<a href="http://ekstrabladet.tv/sport/article1116901.ece">duking it out</a>. Both know en MaxBoxing.com Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:19:46 GMT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Affino 5 RSS Generator support@maxboxing.com Stevenson flattens Sukhotsky in Five http://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/stevenson-flattens-sukhotsky-in-five <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser1" style="float:left;"> By John J. Raspant: A disappointing 2014 ended on a high note Friday night for Adonis Stevenson. The defending WBC light heavyweight champion, who many thought would fight WBO champion Sergey Kovalev this year, knocked out overmatched Russian Dmitry Sukhotsky with a perfect left at the Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec City, Canada. The time was 2:42 seconds of round five. The bout got off to a slow start... </div> </div> Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:30:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/stevenson-flattens-sukhotsky-in-five Reveco Stops Saengthep in Argentina http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/reveco-stops-saengthep-in-argentina <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb2" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/reveco-stops-saengthep-in-argentina"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/324/Argentina1.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser2" style="float:left;"> By Derek Bonnett: Relatively overlooked WBA flyweight champion, Juan Carlos Reveco defended the full title for the sixth time at Polideportivo Gustavo Toro Rodriguez in San Martin, Mendoza, Argentina. The thirty-one year old Reveco, a two division champion, has quietly established his presence among the world’s best 108 and 112 pounders since 2009, but his dismissal of Thailand’s Yodmongkol Saengthep in five rounds reinforced Reveco’s standing as a capable and exciting </div> </div> Sat, 20 Dec 2014 13:42:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/reveco-stops-saengthep-in-argentina Marvin Hagler candid on Floyd v Pac http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/marvin-hagler-candid-on-floyd-v-pac <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb3" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/marvin-hagler-candid-on-floyd-v-pac"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5843/Small1_Marvin-Hagler_RED.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser3" style="float:left;"> What would happen if Floyd Mayweather Jr. had fought in his era? "Well you know he knows what would have happened," says the &rsquo;Marvelous&rsquo; One... </div> </div> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:21:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/marvin-hagler-candid-on-floyd-v-pac Tarver Calls Out Haye http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/tarver-calls-out-haye- <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb4" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/tarver-calls-out-haye-"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5843/TeamTarver.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser4" style="float:left;"> All five-time world champion Antonio "Magic Man" Tarver wants for Christmas is a signed contract to fight former two-division world champion David Haye ideally, during the first-quarter of 2015. </div> </div> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:17:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/tarver-calls-out-haye- Ion Faces Bizier For The Right To Challenge Brook http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/ion-faces-bizier-for-the-right-to-challenge-brook <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb5" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/ion-faces-bizier-for-the-right-to-challenge-brook"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5843/JoJoDanIon.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser5" style="float:left;"> Welterweight contender Ionut "Jo Jo" Dan Ion IBF No. 2, will end 2014 participating in the most crucial bout of his career when he faces off against Canadian rival Kevin Bizier IBF No. 5, on Saturday night, at the Colisee de Quebec, in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. </div> </div> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:30:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/ion-faces-bizier-for-the-right-to-challenge-brook Seldin Faces Jargal In Grudge Rematch http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/seldin-faces-jargal-in-grudge-rematch- <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb6" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/seldin-faces-jargal-in-grudge-rematch-"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5669/CletusSeldincelebrateawin.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser6" style="float:left;"> Joe DeGuardia&rsquo;s Star Boxing presents the 16th installment of "The Rockin Fights" series from The Paramount in Huntington, New York, this Saturday, December 20th. </div> </div> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:14:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/seldin-faces-jargal-in-grudge-rematch- Blackwell Is Prepared To Skip Christmas If He Can Fight Eubank Jr http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/blackwell-is-prepared-to-skip-christmas-if-he-can-fight-eubank-jr-- <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb7" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/blackwell-is-prepared-to-skip-christmas-if-he-can-fight-eubank-jr--"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/3389/MU5D5805.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser7" style="float:left;"> British middleweight contender Nick Blackwell has promised to skip turkey and Christmas dinner altogether this year if a fight against Chris Eubank Jr can be made for 2015. </div> </div> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:02:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/blackwell-is-prepared-to-skip-christmas-if-he-can-fight-eubank-jr-- Joshua And Joshua Headline April 4 Card In Newcastle http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/joshua-and-joshua-headline-april-4-card-in-newcastle <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb8" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/joshua-and-joshua-headline-april-4-card-in-newcastle"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5840/JoshuaFight111000x600.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser8" style="float:left;"> Bradley Saunders and Anthony Joshua will headline a huge show at the Metro Radio Arena as Matchroom bring live Sky Sports boxing to Newcastle on April 4. </div> </div> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:58:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/joshua-and-joshua-headline-april-4-card-in-newcastle Weights From Quebec http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/weights-from-quebec <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb9" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/weights-from-quebec"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5843/weighin0003.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser9" style="float:left;"> All the boxers weighed in Thursday ahead of their respective bouts at the Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec, Canada on Friday. </div> </div> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 02:27:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/weights-from-quebec Latest Information On Abril Vs Crolla http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/latest-information-on-abril-vs-crolla <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb10" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/latest-information-on-abril-vs-crolla"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5802/RicharAbrilWinsUglyOneOverAmat3.jpeg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser10" style="float:left;"> Due to injuries suffered by Anthony Crolla after challenging burglars near his home, his WBA Lightweight title challenge against Richard Abril has been postponed. </div> </div> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:45:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/latest-information-on-abril-vs-crolla