Monthly Archives: November 2013
An update from Quebec City, Canada as WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (23-0-1, 21 KO’s) crushes Ismayl Sillakh in the second round. After the match, Kovalev instantly called for a match with WBC champion Adonis Stevenson, who faces Tony Bellew later in the evening
Chris Robinson catches up with outspoken trainer Roger Mayweather in Las Vegas, Nevada, as he speaks on the sparring duel between his fighter Kevin Johnson and Maurice Hooker. Roger also reflects back to some of his best sparring memories in the sport
Chris Robinson catches up with prospects Don Moore and Marco Hall as they discuss their sparring with Zab Judah ahead of his clash with Paulie Malignaggi, as well as the Dec. 14 Adrien Broner vs. Marcos Maidana fight, and some of the best memories from the year
HBO unofficial ringside judge Harold Lederman speaks on the big years in boxing from Floyd Mayweather, Danny Garcia, Mikey Garcia, and Gennady Golovkin
Floyd Mayweather Sr. Mailbag Vol. 3: Talking to Pacquiao, watching Broner’s sparring, Ruben Guerrero
Chris Robinson catches up with outspoken trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. in Las Vegas, Nevada for the third edition of the ‘Floyd Mayweather Mailbag’. In this video, Senior discusses his conversation with Manny Pacquiao a while back, watching Adrien Broner’s sparring at the ‘doghouse’, thoughts on Guillermo Rigondeaux, whether Floyd could excel at track and field, and more
Chris Robinson catches up with WBO welterweight champion Tim Bradley (31-0, 12 KO’s) in Las Vegas, Nevada, as he shares his thoughts on what it would take to beat Floyd Mayweather and why he will push for the fight to happen
Looks like the WBO has place four-division titlist Juan Manuel Marquez as the number one challenger at 140 pounds to Ruslan Provodnikov’s title. What do you think of this match?
Marquez is coming off of a split-decision loss to Tim Bradley and Provodnikov is coming off of an 8th round TKO over Mike Alvarado one week later
Lydell Rhodes talks sparring with Zab, Pacquiao-Rios, Broner-Maidana, and 2013′s Fighter of the Year
Chris Robinson catches up with lightweight propsect Lydell Rhodes (18-0, 9 KO’s) inside of the UFC Gym in Las Vegas, as he discusses his recent sparring with Zab Judah ahead of his Dec. 7 match on Showtime vs. Paulie Malignaggi. Rhodes also opens up on the Manny Paquiao vs. Brandon Rios outcome, the Dec. 14 Adrien Broner vs. Marcos Maidana duel, and who should be 2013′s Fighter of the Year
Bonus footage from the training camp of former lightweight titlist Brandon ‘Bam Bam’ Rios in Oxnard, Calif. as he puts in some rounds inside of the Robert Garcia Boxing Academy with lightweight prospect Erick De Leon one month before his big fight against Manny Pacquiao in Macau, China
Roger Mayweather feels Manny Pacquiao would need to stop Tim Bradley in order to create buzz for a fight with Floyd
Roger Mayweather inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club (Photo: Chris Robinson – www.HustleBoss.com)
By Chris Robinson
Following his unanimous decision victory over Brandon Rios last weekend, the future again seems bright for former pound for pound king Manny Pacquiao.
The Venetian Resort’s Coati Arena in Macau, China played host to Pacquiao’s ring return following his disastrous knockout at the hands of Juan Manuel Marquez last year, as he peppered Rios all night with sharp combinations while displaying his trademark speed of hand and foot.
Veteran trainer and former two-division world champion Roger Mayweather was able to take a minute to assess the Filipino icon’s future moving forward during a recent conversation at the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas.
Teyana Taylor (Photo: Instagram.com)
By Chris Robinson
How exactly this transpired is what is of interest to many.
It’s no secret that Taylor and fellow songstress Rihanna are not the closest of friends, as the two got into a well-documented war of words with one another on Twitter that became pretty nasty.
An update, as Yahoo! Mexico reports that a fight between former champions Miguel Cotto and Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez will be announced in the coming days for March 8 inside of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Chris Robinson catches up with junior welterweight prospect Maurice Hooker (12-0, 9 KO’s) inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada, as he speaks on his recent sparring sessions with the likes of Miguel Cotto, Ruslan Provodnikov, Errol Spence, and others
Reality star Evelyn Lozada reveals that she is pregnant; former husband Chad Johnson is not the father
Reality star Evelyn Lozada is pregnant (Photo: Instagram.com)
By Chris Robinson
As seen in an update to her personal Instagram on Friday, Nov. 29, reality star Evelyn Lozada confirmed that she is very much pregnant.
Showing off a photo of herself holding her growing belly while wearing a black dress, Lozada stated simply “NEW BEGINNINGS…” to her million-plus followers.
Since that update, Lozada has received over 97 thousand likes for her photo.
Chris Robinson catches up with two-division world champion Zab ‘Super’ Judah inside of his UFC Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada, as he speaks on his sparring in training camp and preparing for the best version of Paulie Malignaggi ahead of their Dec. 7 encounter at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York
Chris Robinson catches up with flyweight prospect Jonathan ‘Bomba’ Gonzalez (13-1, 11 KO’s) inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada, as he speaks on his sparring sessions to help Joseph Agbeko get ready for Guillermo Rigondeaux, Miguel Cotto’s options moving forward, Felix Trinidad’s place in Puerto Rican sports, and more
Chris Robinson catches up with trainer Vince Parra in Las Vegas, Nevada inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club, as he discusses his new squad of fighters that he has brought to Las Vegas, his time working with lightweight hopeful Mercito Gesta, the Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios fight, days at the Wild Card Boxing Club in Los Angeles, and more
Chris Robinson catches up with veteran trainer and former world title challenger Ronnie Shields, as he speaks on the recently-announced Gabe Rosado vs. Jermell Charlo fight while eyeing the recent victories of Manny Pacquiao and Andre Ward
A look inside the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada as heavyweight prospect Mike Hunter (2-0, 2 KO’s) puts in work on the mitts with trainer Jorge Carpio
Chris Robinson catches up with middleweight propsect J’Leon Love (15-0, 8 KO’s) inside of the the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada. In this clip, Love discusses his Dec. 6 return again Lajuan Simon, what he learned in 2013, Manny Pacquiao’s victory over Brandon Rios, and the Adrien Broner vs. Marcos Maidana fight