Time for Mayweather to enter the ring with Pacquiao

September 21, 2009

mayweather2Floyd Mayweather Jr destroyed Mexican Juan Manuel Marquez with a ruthlessly clinical display in Las Vegas at the weekend but the non-title welterweight bout ended with an overall feeling of dissatisfaction.

Who’s the world’s best pound-for-pound fighter?

September 17, 2009

mayweatherSaturday’s welterweight clash in Las Vegas between undefeated American Floyd Mayweather Jr and Mexican Juan Manuel Marquez could well be the first leg of three to settle the mythical title of the world’s best pound-for-pound fighter.

Albrecht shows how dangerous sport can be

May 13, 2009

It is easy to forget that sportspeople often risk their lives to effectively entertain.

Pacquiao’s power proves far too much for Hatton

May 3, 2009


After his devastating second-round knockout victory over Ricky Hatton it appears there are no limits to Filipino Manny Pacquiao’s ability… It’s just a shame he can’t continue his jolly stroll through the weight classes and breathe some life into the heavyweight division.

Rumours fly around Hatton-Pacman

May 2, 2009

mayweatherThere is nothing like big fight week in Las Vegas to knock promoters heads together and sort out the next mouth-watering match-ups.

Pacquiao needs to watch Hatton’s power

April 29, 2009

The bookmakers and pundits are confidently predicting a win for pound-4-pound king Manny Pacquiao in Saturday’s Las Vegas showdown against Ricky Hatton but I’m not so sure its that easy to call.

Stepping out of Calzaghe shadow

April 22, 2009

WBC super-middleweight champion Carl Froch finally gets the chance to banish the cries of Carl who? and step out of the shadow of Joe Calzaghe when he takes on former undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor in Connecticut on Saturday.

Mayweather’s return can help stop boxing’s slide

March 31, 2009

U.S. Boxing is struggling to cope with the success of Mixed Martial Arts but could the return of a modern day great revive interest?