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 Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:37:51 GMT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Affino 5 RSS Generator support@maxboxing.com Pacquiao rips stinger at Mayweather! http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/pacquiao-rips-stinger-at-mayweather <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb1" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/pacquiao-rips-stinger-at-mayweather"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5842/Small1_Manny-Pacquiao-RED-5.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser1" style="float:left;"> By Johnny Benz: No more Mr. Nice Guy! Manny Pacquiao is a fiery mood and he is kicking ass on social media. Shortly after Floyd "Money" Mayweather Jr. took to instagram to rip Manny Pacquiao, the Pacman has bit back (also via social media) with some impressive venom. (Below, you can find a link to Mayweather&rsquo;s diss of Pacquiao). For the record, Mayweather&rsquo;s rip was flat (read my review linked below), but Pacquiao&rsquo;s is a stinger... </div> </div> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:31:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/pacquiao-rips-stinger-at-mayweather Floyd Jr. disses Pacquiao & it's Lame! http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/floyd-jr-disses-pacquiao--its-lame <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb2" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/floyd-jr-disses-pacquiao--its-lame"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5842/Small1_Floyd-Mayweather-Jr-RED-5.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser2" style="float:left;"> Johnny Benz: Once again Floyd "Money" Mayweather Jr. has taken to social media to diss the fighter every true fan wants "Money" to face... you guess it! Manny Pacquiao. Folks, Mayweather ripping into Pacman is getting super tiring and extremely lame. Man up big time, Mayweather! Stop ripping the biggest fight and fighter out there for you and face Pacman in the ring... </div> </div> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:13:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/floyd-jr-disses-pacquiao--its-lame Webster Wins Controversially In Philadelphia http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/webster-wins-controversially-in-philadelphia <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb3" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/webster-wins-controversially-in-philadelphia"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5842/DerekWebster.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser3" style="float:left;"> J. R. Jowett reporting from ringside: The third of promoter Joe Hand Sr. & Jr.’s fine pro-am cards added key sponsorship from Parx Casino but took place at the usual venue, South Philly’s 2300 Arena, on 11/25/14. A good crowd nearly filled the venue for matchmaker Will Ruiz’ bouts. </div> </div> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:49:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/webster-wins-controversially-in-philadelphia "Anthony Joshua is the next big thing" http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/anthony-joshua-is-the-next-big-thing <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb4" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/anthony-joshua-is-the-next-big-thing"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5842/Small1_Tony-Simms-RED.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser4" style="float:left;"> In this new video Q&A, Jonathan Shrager for Dog House Boxing (and MaxBoxing, SecondsOut.com) speaks to Tony Simms. In this exclusive, Simms regarding his Olympic gold medallist trainee Anthony Joshua, says: "Anthony Joshua is the next big thing coming out of UK."... </div> </div> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:16:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/anthony-joshua-is-the-next-big-thing Warren on Saunders, Eubank, Bellew &... http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/warren-on-saunders-eubank-bellew- <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb5" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/warren-on-saunders-eubank-bellew-"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5842/Small1_Frank-Warren-3-RED.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser5" style="float:left;"> Boxing promoter Frank Warren Talks to SecondsOut.com (Max Boxing & Dog House Boxing) in this new video exclusive. Waren talks about Billy Joe Saunders vs. Chris Eubank Jr. and Tony Bellew vs. Nathan Cleverly 2. Warren also speaks on Frankie Gavin vs. Bradley Skeete ("A great fight" says Warren). All this and much more... </div> </div> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:48:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/warren-on-saunders-eubank-bellew- Oscar De La Hoya: "I believe that..." http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/oscar-de-la-hoya-i-believe-that <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb6" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/oscar-de-la-hoya-i-believe-that"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5838/Small1_Oscar-De-La-Hoya-RED.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser6" style="float:left;"> Golden Boy Promotions Founder and President Oscar De La Hoya has officially kicked off his namesake Foundation&rsquo;s 2014 season of giving with two events focused on giving back to the community... </div> </div> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:40:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/oscar-de-la-hoya-i-believe-that Amir Khan says Pacquiao never KO'ed him http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/amir-khan-says-pacquiao-never-koed-him <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb7" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/amir-khan-says-pacquiao-never-koed-him"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5835/Small1_Amir-Khan-Blue.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser7" style="float:left;"> From today&rsquo;s news wire: Amir Khan has addresses comments made by Freddie Roach claiming that Manny Pacquiao used to knock him out cold during sparring sessions. According to Khan, there isn&rsquo;t an ounce of truth to Roach&rsquo;s recent statements... </div> </div> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:35:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/amir-khan-says-pacquiao-never-koed-him Oquendo Responds To Team Chagaev Over Drug Claims http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/oquendo-responds-to-team-chagaev-over-drug-claims <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb8" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/oquendo-responds-to-team-chagaev-over-drug-claims"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5841/ChagaevOquendo.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser8" style="float:left;"> Fres Oquendo’s team responded today(Nov 26) to Timur Dugazaev’s press release that was ghost written by Malte Muller Michaelis trying to justify the non-payment of Oquendo’s purse based on an allegedly positive drug test by the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA). </div> </div> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:28:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/oquendo-responds-to-team-chagaev-over-drug-claims The Greatest Title In The History Of Sports Has Lost Its Sparkle http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/the-greatest-title-in-the-history-of-sports-has-lost-its-sparkle <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb9" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/the-greatest-title-in-the-history-of-sports-has-lost-its-sparkle"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5813/WladimirKlitschkoGunsFor60Wins.jpeg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser9" style="float:left;"> By Andrew Rivera: Last week I gave my prediction on the WBO Welterweight title fight between champion Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algeri. As you probably know by now, at secondsout,our correspondents give or prediction on the outcome on the most significant fights, of the particular weekend. </div> </div> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:51:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/the-greatest-title-in-the-history-of-sports-has-lost-its-sparkle Mitchell Vs Estrada Set For January 31   http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mitchell-vs-estrada-set-for-january-31-- <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb10" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mitchell-vs-estrada-set-for-january-31--"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5828/EXCELWEIGHINMITCHELL4.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser10" style="float:left;"> Kevin Mitchell will face Daniel Estrada for the WBC Silver Lightweight title at The O2 on January 31. </div> </div> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:27:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mitchell-vs-estrada-set-for-january-31--