Monthly Archives: December 2013

Gennady Golovkin admits that he hasn’t seen any footage of his next opponent Osumanu Adama

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Chris Robinson speaks with WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (28-0, 25 KO’s) inside of the Summit Gym in Big Bear, Calif. following his training session for his Feb. 1 match against Osumanu Adama.

In this clip, Golovkin discusses his opponent, who he claims to not be too familiar with, and eyes a big 2014 on HBO.

Manny Pacquiao could hurt and ruin Tim Bradley in a rematch, claims Nate Campbell

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Chris Robinson catches up with former lightweight world champion Nate ‘The Galaxxy Warrior’ Campbell, as he shares his thoughts on a possible rematch between Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley.

Campbell fought Bradley to a no-contest in August of 2009 and shares his insight into the rematch, specifically why he thinks Manny could do some damage to Tim.

Alex Miskirtchian talks Takoucht rematch, facing Gradovich, Salido vs. Lomachenko, and Golovkin

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Chris Robinson catches up with Belgium featherweight contender Alex Miskirtchian (23-2-1, 9 KO’s) inside of the Summit Gym in Big Bear, Calif.

Click on the thumbnail to hear Alex’s thoughts on his upcoming rematch with Sofiane Takoucht, an eventual meeting with IBF champion Evgeny Gradovich, the upcoming Orlando Salido vs. Vasyl Lomachenko match, what it’s like training with his friend Gennady Golovkin, and more.

Jayson Velez eyes Martinez vs. Cotto; says Sergio isn’t as big as people think he is

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Chris Robinson catches up with featherweight Jayson Velez (21-0, 15 KO’s) inside of the Summit Gym in  Big Bear, Calif.

Click on the thumbnail to hear Velez’s thoughts on his recent victory over Dat Nguyen in Orlando, plus his t  take on his friend and promoter Miguel Cotto possibly meeting Sergio Martinez later this year.

Exclusive photos: Gennady Golovkin training in Big Bear for Feb. 1 clash against Osumanu Adama

12 (2) steps inside the Summit Gym in Big Bear, Calif. as WBA middleweight champion  Gennady Golovkin (28-0, 25 KO’s) puts in work  with his trainer Abel Sanchez ahead of his Feb. 1 defense  of his title vs. Ghana’s Osumanu Adama (22-3, 16 KO’s).

Click on the thumbnail for an all-access look at Golovkin’s intense training.

Mike Perez offers support to Magomed Abdusalamov; talks sparring Deontay Wilder, training with GGG

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Chris Robinson catches up with heavyweight contender Mike Perez (20-0, 12 KO’s) inside of the Summit  Gym in Big Bear, Calif. as he reflects on his gritty war that sent his opponent, Magomed Abdusalamov  into a coma.

Perez shows his support to Magomed in the wake of his recovery and reflects back on sparring with  fellow contender Deontay Wilder while explaining what it’s like training with Gennady Golovkin.

Gennady Golovkin not surprised that Marcos Maidana upset Broner: ‘This is life; this is boxing’

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Chris Robinson catches up with WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (28-0, 25 KO’s) in Big  Bear, Calif. as he speaks on Marcos Maidana’s recent upset over Adrien Broner in San Antonio, Tex.

Continue on to the video for Golovkin’s thoughts on Broner coming back from defeated, Maidana  meeting Floyd Mayweather, and more.

Gennady Golovkin’s trainer Abel Sanchez breaks down Sergio Martinez vs Miguel Cotto

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Chris Robinson catches up with trainer Abel Sanchez in Big Bear, Calif. as he speaks from his Summit  Gym on the proposed June 7th fight between three-division world champion Miguel Cotto and WBC  middleweight champion Sergio Martinez.

Check out the video for Sanchez’s thoughts on Cotto teaming up with Freddie Roach, why Martinez may  be slowing down at 38 years old, how the two fighters will match up, and more

Reflecting on Mayweather, Broner vs. Maidana, and boxing in 2013 [Campbell's Corner]

IMG_2457 introduces the first edition of ‘Campbell’s Corner’, as we talk with former unified   lightweight champion Nate ‘The Galaxxy Warrior’ Campbell about boxing in 2013, including the network  wars that hindered the sport, Floyd Mayweather staying busy, why Marcos Maidana’s upset over Adrien  Broner was a good thing, Sergey Kovalev’s big year, and more

PHOTOS: Floyd Mayweather mocks Amir Khan, Marcos Maidana, and Manny Pacquiao once again on Instagram

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Floyd Mayweather is at it again. A few days after having some fun poking at Manny Pacquiao and then  his trainer Freddie Roach, Mayweather is now turning his attention to two of his possible opponents,  Amir Khan and Marcos Maidana.

Hit up the thumbnail for a closer look at Mayweather’s latest tweets.

Carlos Molina already said yes to Canelo, talks Martinez vs Cotto, Erislandy Lara rematch

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Chris Robinson speaks with newly-crowned IBF junior middleweight champion Carlos Molina, who  insists he has already agreed to a potential March 8 fight on Showtime pay per view with former titlist  and Mexican superstar Saul Alvarez.

Molina also gives his take on a possible Miguel Cotto vs. Sergio Martinez meeting as well as a future  rematch with Erislandy Lara, who he fought to a draw a few years back.

Gennady Golovkin focused, came to camp weighing 167 pounds ahead of Adama clash

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Chris Robinson catches up with trainer Abel Sanchez, who gives some updates on the Big Bear training  camp of WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (28-0, 25 KO’s) ahead of his Feb. 2 title defense  against Osumanu Adama (22-3, 16 KO’s) in Monte Carlo. Check out the audio clip for more from Sanchez  on Golovkin’s preparation two weeks into camp, his expectations for his fighter heading into the new  year, his ideal list of opponents for the future, the pros and cons of training in the secluded area of Big  Bear, California, and more

Naazim Richardson feels that Ruslan Provodnikov would get beat down by Manny Pacquiao


Chris Robinson continues to speak with trainer Naazim Richardson, as he turns his attention to  a possible fight between eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao and his former sparring  partner, Ruslan Provodnikov. Despite Provodnikov looking stellar in stopping Mike Alvarado last  month, Richardson feels that the Russian’s style is completely tailor-made for Pacquiao.

Virgil Hunter confident in Amir Khan but admits he doesn’t yet have a plan for Floyd Mayweather


Chris Robinson continues the dialogue with trainer Virgil Hunter, as he breaks down a possible fight  between his fighter, former junior welterweight champion Amir Khan, and the sport’s reigning pound for  pound king Floyd Mayweather.

Hunter has full confidence in his fighter but also admits that he doesn’t have a set game plan for  Mayweather at this point.

Check out the video for more…

Floyd Mayweather Sr. is now working with Yuriorkis Gamboa in Las Vegas [CR's Commentary]


Another update from Las Vegas, as former featherweight world champion Yuriorkis Gamboa is now  working with outspoken head coach Floyd Mayweather Sr.

Looks like Gamboa spent some of the holidays in Las Vegas, as was spotted at 50 Cent’s Gym putting in  some work with the outspoken coach.

Check out the video for more

Mickey Bey: ‘Everybody’s being hard on Broner; he lost the fight to a tough fighter’

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Chris Robinson catches up with lightweight contender Mickey Bey (19-1-1, 10 KO’s) inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, as he speaks on his recent TKO victory over Carlos Cardenas on Showtime, Marcos Maidana’s thrilling victory over Adrien Broner, Floyd Mayweather vs. Amir Khan possibly happening, and more…

Photos: Dwyane Wade proposes to Gabrielle Union; ring said to be worth nearly one million dollars


As seen in an update to his personal Instagram account on Saturday, Dec. 21, NBA star Dwyane Wade  recently proposed to his girlfriend Gabrielle Union.

Updating his 2-million plus followers of the news, Wade was happy with the answer he received.

Click on the thumbnail for a close-up of the ring Wade purchased.

Photos: Floyd Mayweather and The Money Team invade Tokyo, Japan

Continue on to the slideshow for more behind-the-scenes shots of Floyd Mayweather and The Money Team in Tokyo, Japan as they check out the city, post up at the lavish Mandarian Oriental, go sightseeing, and much more…

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Richard Schaefer breaks down Mayweather vs. Khan and jabs Pacquiao over his pay per view sales

1367820692_6861_01’s Chris Robinson and’s Lem Satterfield speak with Golden Boy Promotions  CEO Richard Schaefer about a possible Floyd Mayweather vs. Amir Khan fight as well taking a shot at  Manny Pacquiao over his low pay per view sales against Brandon Rios

Continue on to the video for Schaefer’s explanation as to why the fight is intriguing to him and much  more.

Larry Merchant speaks on Brandon Rios’ tough year; can he bounce back like Marcos Maidana has?


Chris Robinson speaks with former HBO analyst Larry Merchant, as he speaks on the tough 2013  campaign of former lightweight champion Brandon Rios, who suffered back to back losses to Mike  Alvarado and Manny Pacquiao while also failing a post-fight drug test after the Pacquiao match.  Merchant wants to know how Rios will recover and feels we may need to take a page from Marcos  Maidana’s career in assessing his return.

Click the thumbnail for all of Merchant’s thoughts…