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 enMaxBoxing NewsMaxBoxing.comFri, 06 May 2016 10:25:15 -0100http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rsssupport@maxboxing.comNewshttp://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/Icon/Logo/rss_16.pnghttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news60http://www.affino.comhttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/crolla-loves-being-the-underdogCrolla Loves Being The Underdog<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/crolla-loves-being-the-underdog"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5855/MANCHESTERCONFCROLLABARROSO1.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Anthony Crolla says prove he is the best Lightweight in the World as he defends his WBA title against Ismael Barroso at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night. </div></div>Thu, 05 May 2016 23:30:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/crolla-loves-being-the-underdoghttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/stevens-vs-teixeira-scouting-reportStevens Vs Teixeira Scouting Report<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/stevens-vs-teixeira-scouting-report"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5840/CurtisStevens.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">This Saturday, Curtis Stevens returns to the ring to face the aggressive up-and-coming prospect Patrick Teixeira over ten rounds of action for the vacant WBC De Las Americas Middleweight Title o in Las Vegas on May 7. </div></div>Thu, 05 May 2016 23:20:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/stevens-vs-teixeira-scouting-reporthttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/joshua-vs-breazeale-heats-upJoshua Vs Breazeale Heats Up<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/joshua-vs-breazeale-heats-up"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5855/PRESSCONFJOSHUABREAZEALE27.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Undefeated IBF Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua and unbeaten American challenger Dominic Breazeale had an intense face-to-face meeting on Wednesday before a contingent of major sports media outlets in London to formally announce their June 25 showdown. </div></div>Thu, 05 May 2016 11:15:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/joshua-vs-breazeale-heats-uphttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/blackwell-thanks-fansBlackwell Thanks Fans<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/blackwell-thanks-fans"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5855/NickBlackwell.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Nick Blackwell says the outpouring of love from the boxing community made him &rsquo;emotional&rsquo; while on the road to recovery and that he&rsquo;d like to personally thank all who have raised money for him in recent weeks. </div></div>Thu, 05 May 2016 10:54:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/blackwell-thanks-fanshttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/cintron-returns-on-fridayCintron Returns On Friday<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/cintron-returns-on-friday"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/3705/007MolinavsCintronIMG7641.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">This Friday night, May 6th, a night of boxing returns the 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia as King’s Promotions presents a ten-bout card. </div></div>Thu, 05 May 2016 10:38:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/cintron-returns-on-fridayhttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/alvarez-is-fully-prepared-and-ready-to-break-down-khanAlvarez Is Fully Prepared And Ready To Break Down Khan<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/alvarez-is-fully-prepared-and-ready-to-break-down-khan"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5855/SaulAlvarez.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">WBC Middleweight Champion Canelo Alvarez and former two-time world champion Amir “King” Khan met Wednesday for one final press conference at the Kà Theater in the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas ahead of their middleweight championship mega- showdown on Saturday (May 7) at the new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. </div></div>Thu, 05 May 2016 10:12:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/alvarez-is-fully-prepared-and-ready-to-break-down-khanhttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/after-conquering-poland-mike-the-road-warrior-mollo-heads-for-the-ukraineAfter conquering Poland, Mike "The Road Warrior" Mollo heads for the Ukraine<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;">By John J. Raspanti: Three months ago in Legionowo, Poland, heavyweight Mike Mollo knocked out favored Karzysztof Zimnoch in barely two minutes. The Polish faithful were stunned. They expected to see, Zimnoch, who entered the bout undefeated, to defeat the American. Instead, Chicago-native Mollo (21-5, 13 KOs) hurt Zimnoch with a chilling inside hook. The punch left the Polish prospect rubbery-legged and languishing on the ropes--like a man in quicksand... </div></div>Wed, 04 May 2016 23:54:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/after-conquering-poland-mike-the-road-warrior-mollo-heads-for-the-ukrainehttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/joshua-signs-showtime-dealJoshua Signs Showtime Deal<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/joshua-signs-showtime-deal"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5855/PRESSCONFJOSHUABREAZEALE2.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Showtime Sports and Matchroom Boxing announced on Wednesday a multi-fight licensing agreement for Showtime Networks Inc., to be the exclusive U.S. television partner of undefeated heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. </div></div>Wed, 04 May 2016 23:27:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/joshua-signs-showtime-dealhttp://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/butler-faces-kokietgym-in-title-eliminator-Butler Faces Kokietgym In Title Eliminator<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/butler-faces-kokietgym-in-title-eliminator-"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5853/PaulButler.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">Paul Butler will face Thailand’s Petchbarngborn Kokietgym in a showdown that should Butler win will guarantee him the mandatory position with the WBO. </div></div>Wed, 04 May 2016 23:18:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/butler-faces-kokietgym-in-title-eliminator-http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/khan-knows-exactly-what-he-has-to-do-to-beat-alvarezKhan Knows Exactly What He Has To Do To Beat Alvarez<div style="display:block;"><div style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/khan-knows-exactly-what-he-has-to-do-to-beat-alvarez"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5855/AlvarezvsKhan.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div><div style="float:left;">By Clive Bernath: Amir Khan knows exactly what he has to do when he challenges Mexican boxing icon Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez at the T Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday night, and that is to win clearly beyond any reasonable doubt. </div></div>Wed, 04 May 2016 09:37:00 +0000http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/khan-knows-exactly-what-he-has-to-do-to-beat-alvarez