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 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:35:31 GMT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Affino 5 RSS Generator support@maxboxing.com Ex Champs Return To The Ring Oklahoma City http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/ex-champs-return-to-the-ring-oklahoma-city- <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb1" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/ex-champs-return-to-the-ring-oklahoma-city-"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/1748/cottovsmayorga18copy.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser1" style="float:left;"> It&rsquo;s night of comebacks on September 27 as former two-weight champion Ricardo Mayorga, ex-WBC ruler Samuel Peter, and veteran Yory Boy Campus return to action at OKC Dopwntown Airpark in Oklahoma City. </div> </div> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:10:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/ex-champs-return-to-the-ring-oklahoma-city- Defeat Is Not And Option For Crolla http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/defeat-is-not-and-option-for-crolla <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb2" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/defeat-is-not-and-option-for-crolla"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5662/CrollaontheAttack.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser2" style="float:left;"> Anthony Crolla knows his World title dreams will be left in tatters if he does not overcome Gamaliel Diaz when they clash for the WBO Inter-Continental Lightweight title at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester, England on September 13. </div> </div> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:50:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/defeat-is-not-and-option-for-crolla Nielsen Is Fully Prepared For Bajzath Test http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/nielsen-is-fully--prepared-for-bajzath-test <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb3" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/nielsen-is-fully--prepared-for-bajzath-test"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5839/MickiNielsen.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser3" style="float:left;"> Micki Nielsen will face Tamas Bajzath at the Nordic Fight Night on September 13 at TAP1 in Copenhagen, Denmark. </div> </div> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:20:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/nielsen-is-fully--prepared-for-bajzath-test Torres And Maruffo Battle To A Draw http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/torres-and-maruffo-battle-to-a-draw <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb4" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/torres-and-maruffo-battle-to-a-draw"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5830/newGenericsize.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser4" style="float:left;"> By Andrew Rivera at ringside: Late Saturday night at the Pat Mckernan Event Center in Albuquerque, NM , Jose Torres and brawler Jose Maruffo fought to an action packed eight round draw for the WBC a USNBC Jr. welterweight title in front of a vocal crowd of 600 fans. </div> </div> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:20:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/torres-and-maruffo-battle-to-a-draw Cardle Expects A Tough Battle In Manchester http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/cardle-expects-a-tough-battle-in-manchester <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb5" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/cardle-expects-a-tough-battle-in-manchester"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5780/ScottyCardle.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser5" style="float:left;"> Scotty Cardle is expecting a tough bout when he challenges Kirk Goodings for the Sunderland fighter’s English title at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester, England on September 13. </div> </div> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:40:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/cardle-expects-a-tough-battle-in-manchester Huck ties record with cruiserweight victory http://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/huck-ties-record-with-cruiserweight-victory <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser6" style="float:left;"> By John J. Raspanti: German WBO cruiserweight champion Marco Huck equaled Johnny Nelson&rsquo;s record of 13 successful title defenses by winning a unanimous decision over Mirko Larghetti of Italy at the Gerry Stadium in Halle/Westphalia, Germany last Saturday night. The scores were 116-112 (twice) and a puzzling 118-110 all in favor of the defending champion. Maxboxing scored the bout 116-112 for Huck. With Nelson at ringside, Huck (38-2... </div> </div> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:10:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/huck-ties-record-with-cruiserweight-victory Martinez Is Fired Up For Frampton Rematch http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/martinez-is-fired-up-for-frampton-rematch <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb7" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/martinez-is-fired-up-for-frampton-rematch"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5799/FRAMPTONMARTINEZ2.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser7" style="float:left;"> Ever since Kiko Martinez was stopped inside nine rounds by Carl Frampton at the Odyssey Arena in Baelfast, Northern Ireland in February, 2013 the 28 year-old Spanish puncher has been craving revenge. </div> </div> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:08:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/martinez-is-fired-up-for-frampton-rematch Pacman says "No Floyd talks" wants Garcia http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/pacman-says-no-floyd-talks-wants-garcia <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb8" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/pacman-says-no-floyd-talks-wants-garcia"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5839/Small1_Radio-Rahim-Manny-Pacquiao-RED.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser8" style="float:left;"> Radio Rahim asks Pacquiao is a fight with Danny Garcia would be something he&rsquo;d be interested in. Pacquiao tells Rahim: "I don&rsquo;t care who my opponent is. I think so. (Danny Garcia) would be a good opponent for me, that I am looking for in the future."... </div> </div> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:05:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/pacman-says-no-floyd-talks-wants-garcia Roach: "I want Garcia v Pacquiao Today!" http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/roach-i-want-garcia-v-pacquiao-today <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb9" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/roach-i-want-garcia-v-pacquiao-today"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5839/Small1_Radio-Rahim-Freddie-Roach-RED.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser9" style="float:left;"> Freddie Roach: "I want Danny Garcia vs Manny Pacquiao Today!" & Talks Miguel Cotto, 50 Cent, Floyd Mayweather, Ruslan Provodnikov, Canelo, Ricky Hatton, Joking w/ Chris Algieri & more - Radio Rahim Exclusive... </div> </div> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:01:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/roach-i-want-garcia-v-pacquiao-today Pacquiao Injured!? Retiring!? Pac speaks... http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/pacquiao-injured-retiring-pac-speaks <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb10" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/pacquiao-injured-retiring-pac-speaks"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5839/Small1_Pacman-Algieri-RED.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser10" style="float:left;"> In this video provided by our friends at Fight Hub TV, check out the full Q&A session for Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri in San Francisco. It&rsquo;s both Pacquiao and Algieri (Plus Freddie Roach and others) talking about their upcoming fight in Macau, China. At 10 minutes and 30 seconds into this video, a reporter, noting what looks to be something odd (a cyst?) on Pacman&rsquo;s right wrist, asks Pacquiao if he is injured. Pacquiao gives a straight answer of... </div> </div> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:15:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/pacquiao-injured-retiring-pac-speaks