MaxBoxing 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="">full tilt poker</a>&nbsp;names)and Danish poker pro Theo Jorgensen from&nbsp;<a href="">duking it out</a>. Both know en Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:06:03 GMT 60 Affino 5 RSS Generator Roach Reflects on Pacquiao’s Victory <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser1" style="float:left;"> By Steve Kim (Photo © German Villasenor): Noted trainer Freddie Roach is already back to his daily grind at the gym. On Tuesday afternoon at the downstairs portion of the Wild Card Boxing Club (a Laundromat in a former life), he had finished up his day’s work with Ruslan Provodnikov (who faces Chris Algieri on June 14th) and was awaiting the arrival of Miguel Cotto (who faces middleweight king Sergio Martinez on June 7th). But... </div> </div> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:31:00 +0000 The World Series of Boxing Comes to New Hampshire <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb2" style="float:left;"><a href=""><img src="" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser2" style="float:left;"> Stephen Tobey: Five bouts were scheduled in the “World Series of Boxing” quarterfinal between the USA Knockouts and the Cuba Domadores on Saturday at Rockingham Park... </div> </div> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:41:00 +0000 Kopylenko: "It is a big opportunity for me and my boxing career" <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb3" style="float:left;"><a href=""><img src="" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser3" style="float:left;"> Anson Wainwright: Back in February, Vitaliy Kopylenko scored an early stoppage over Cerresso Fort in the inaugural “Boxcino” middleweight tournament on ESPN2... </div> </div> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:28:00 +0000 The Barbershop – April 15, 2014 <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb4" style="float:left;"><a href=""><img src="" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser4" style="float:left;"> Allan Scotto: Welcome to this week’s edition of “The Barbershop,” a column designed to give you a forum to speak your mind about our question(s) of the week... </div> </div> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:35:00 +0000 Spirit, Strategy and Belief Are not Alien to Hopkins <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser5" style="float:left;"> By Gabriel Montoya: “When you’re young, you overdo things a lot and you get away with it. When you have wisdom and you have understanding, you learn how to not overdo things where you rest and save your money like investing and you go ahead and you spend it tomorrow. A lot of things you do when you’re younger, you get away with it. A lot of things you can’t do or you shouldn’t do wisely because it’s always the next day... </div> </div> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:16:00 +0000 Rigondeaux: Greatness Comes in Many Forms <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb6" style="float:left;"><a href=""><img src="" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser6" style="float:left;"> Bill Tibbs: The state of undefeated world champion Guillermo “The Jackal” Rigondeaux, 13-0 (8), is an interesting one to say the least. “Rigo”... </div> </div> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:36:00 +0000 The Mark Twain of Boxing <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser7" style="float:left;"> By Steve Kim (Photo © German Villasenor, MaxBoxing): This time around at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, there was no controversy after Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley went 12 hard, competitive rounds. After the official scorecards were read, Bradley, who had infuriated the masses by insisting he had absolutely won their first match-up in 2012, went over to the... </div> </div> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:27:00 +0000 No controversy this time as Pacquiao defeats Bradley <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser8" style="float:left;"> By John J. Raspanti (Photo © German Villasenor, MaxBoxing): Manny ’Pacman’ Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 KOs) showed Timothy Bradley (31-1, 12 KOS) that his fighting fire is still burning by winning a clear 12 round unanimous decision Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout was aired live on HBO Per-Per-View. The scores were 116-112, 116-112, and 118-110... </div> </div> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 11:35:00 +0000 Arum vs the MGM Grand <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb9" style="float:left;"><a href=""><img src="" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser9" style="float:left;"> By Steve Kim: The biggest storyline leading into the rematch between WBO welterweight titlist Tim Bradley and Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand centered... </div> </div> Sat, 12 Apr 2014 23:07:00 +0000 Monaghan: “I’m Looking to Get a Title Shot” <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb10" style="float:left;"><a href=""><img src="" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser10" style="float:left;"> Bill Tibbs: Popular Long Island, attraction Sean Monaghan will look to move to 21-0 on Saturday night, April 12th, in support of the Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley... </div> </div> Sat, 12 Apr 2014 20:33:00 +0000