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 Mon, 02 Feb 2015 00:12:07 GMT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 60 Affino 5 RSS Generator support@maxboxing.com Mitchell Produces Career Best Against Estrada http://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/mitchell-produces-career-best-against-estrada- <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser1" style="float:left;"> Kevin Mitchell produced a career best performance at the 02 Arena in London on Saturday to secure a WBO lightweight title shot against champion Jorge Linares. The east Londoner was pretty much punch perfect in dominating Mexican Daniel Estrada inside eight rounds and it was the perfect time to deliver. The 30-year-old was punch perfect early on, dominating with his jab and well timed counter punching. A cracking left hook decked Estrada and although he managed to rise at nine Mitchell... </div> </div> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 16:47:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/main-lead/mitchell-produces-career-best-against-estrada- Hibbert And Ryder Win In London http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/hibbert-and-ryder-win-in-london <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb2" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/hibbert-and-ryder-win-in-london"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5844/02WEIGHINRYDERGODOY5.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser2" style="float:left;"> Both John Wayne Hibbert and John Ryder scored tko wins over Tyler Goodjohn and Billi Gody on the Mitchell Vs Estrada undercard in London on Saturday night. </div> </div> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 16:37:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/hibbert-and-ryder-win-in-london Mitchell Produces Career Best Performance Against Estrada http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mitchell-produces-career-best-performance-against-estrada <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb3" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mitchell-produces-career-best-performance-against-estrada"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5844/02WEIGHINMITCHELLESTRADA4.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser3" style="float:left;"> Kevin Mitchell produced a career best performance at the 02 Arena in London on Saturday to secure a WBO lightweight title shot against champion Jorge Linares. </div> </div> Sun, 01 Feb 2015 16:06:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mitchell-produces-career-best-performance-against-estrada Darnell “The Deezol” Boone: The man who refuses to stay down http://www.maxboxing.com/news/sub-lead/darnell-the-deezol-boone-the-man-who-refuses-to-stay-down <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser4" style="float:left;"> By John J. Raspanti: In his 15 years as a professional fighter, Darnell Boone has been labeled a journeyman by some, and a gatekeeper by others. He’s also a spoiler, having ended the unbeaten winning streaks of boxers Chris Archer, James Countryman, James Johnson, and a guy named Adonis Stevenson, who just happens to be reigning WBC light heavyweight champion. Boone, 35, is also the only man to knock undefeated super middleweight champion, Andre Ward, to the canvas. Ward got up to win, but he </div> </div> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 21:35:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/sub-lead/darnell-the-deezol-boone-the-man-who-refuses-to-stay-down Mayweather Jr Vs Pacquiao Is Reportedly Close To Being Signed http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mayweather-jr-vs-pacquiao-is-reportedly-close-to-being-signed <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb5" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mayweather-jr-vs-pacquiao-is-reportedly-close-to-being-signed"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5840/015FloydMayweathervsMarcosMaidana.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser5" style="float:left;"> Manny Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum is reportedly highly optimistic that a multi million pound fight between the Filipino boxing legend and unbeaten pound for pound king Floyd Mayweather will be made official in the next couple of days. </div> </div> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:26:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mayweather-jr-vs-pacquiao-is-reportedly-close-to-being-signed Luis Vs Dargan Post Fight Quotes http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/luis-vs-dargan-post-fight-quotes <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb6" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/luis-vs-dargan-post-fight-quotes"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5844/TonyLuiscelebrateswin.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser6" style="float:left;"> By Stephen Tobin at ringside: Tony Luis won the World Boxing Council Continental Americas lightweight title with a 10-round unanimous decision over Philadelphia’s Karla Dargan at Foxwoods Resort Casino. </div> </div> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:09:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/luis-vs-dargan-post-fight-quotes Mayweather vs Pacquiao Deal Done! http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mayweather-vs-pacquiao-deal-done <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb7" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mayweather-vs-pacquiao-deal-done"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5839/Small1_Floyd-Pacman-RED.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser7" style="float:left;"> Floyd Mayweather has agreed to fight Manny Pacquiao ... multiple sources tell TMZ Sports ... who say the two finally came to an agreement moments ago... </div> </div> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 07:49:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/mayweather-vs-pacquiao-deal-done More Questions: Floyd vs. Pacman http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/more-questions-floyd-vs-pacman <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb8" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/more-questions-floyd-vs-pacman"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5842/Small1_Manny_Pacman-Pacquiao-RED-2.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser8" style="float:left;"> By David Tyler: First I would like to thank you for the overwhelming response to my last article. I received a blizzard of e-mails many of which were infected with a virus. Special thanks to all the Pacman worshipers who took the time to answer all the rhetorical questions. May Pacman always bless you!... </div> </div> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:58:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/more-questions-floyd-vs-pacman Ask Gerry Cooney – January 30th, 2015 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/sub-lead/ask-gerry-cooney--january-30th-2015 <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ItemTeaser9" style="float:left;"> Compiled by Allan Scotto: Hey, fans! Welcome to “Ask Gerry Cooney,” where you get to ask former heavyweight contender “Gentleman” Gerry Cooney any boxing-related question you’d like. Your questions for Gerry’s review will be featured at Maxboxing.com every week. Each week, Gerry will answer as many of your questions as he can on the Sirius XM radio show “Friday Night at The Fights,” which Gerry co-hosts with Randy “The Commish” Gordon, former Chairman of the New York State Athletic Commission... </div> </div> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:53:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/sub-lead/ask-gerry-cooney--january-30th-2015 Floyd Sr. shows off to Shane Mosley http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/floyd-sr-shows-off-to-shane-mosley <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb10" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/floyd-sr-shows-off-to-shane-mosley"><img src="http://www.maxboxing.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5842/Small1_Floyd-Sr-Mayweather-RED-6.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser10" style="float:left;"> In this video direct from HustleBoss.com, get some special behind-the-scenes exclusive coverage from the set of NUVOtv&rsquo;s &rsquo;Knockout&rsquo; series. This video was shot during the second season as trainers Floyd Mayweather Sr. and Shane Mosley test out their dancing skills with one another... </div> </div> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:50:00 +0000 http://www.maxboxing.com/news/max-boxing-news/floyd-sr-shows-off-to-shane-mosley