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Robert Garcia gets deep on Team Maidana’s beef with Floyd Mayweather and why Brandon Rios had to go back to basics for his return
Former world champion and world class trainer Robert Garcia gets deep on Team Maidana’s grudge with Floyd Mayweather and the importance of Brandon Rios’ HBO return on Aug. 2.
Exclusive photos: Alexis Santiago and his team settling into Puerto Rico ahead of Emmanuel Rodriguez showdown
Exclusive photos from Puerto Rico as bantamweight prospect Alexis Santiago (16-3-1, 7 KO’s) and his team settle into life on the island ahead of his Aug. 2 clash vs. unbeaten Emmanuel Rodriguez (9-0, 5 KO’s) at the Coliseo Cosme Beitia Salamo in Catano.
Santiago spent the core part of his camp training out of the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada before making an early trek to the island to settle in ahead of the Rodriguez match. Santiago is on the island with his trainer Rafael Ramos, his brother Ricky, friend Louis Olivera, and sparring mate Paul “Ziggy” Romero.
Mickey Bey says Miguel Vazquez will get crushed; expects Mayweather to step it up in Maidana rematch
Lightweight contender Mickey Bey opens up on possibly facing Miguel Vazquez Aug. 30 as well as talking Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana II
Looks like heavyweight contender Tyson Fury (22-0, 16 KO’s) is still taking shots at former foe Dereck Chisora and former potential opponent David Haye. Click below for more details.
CHANCE of a LIFETIME: Compliments from Floyd Mayweather Sr. after tough sparring with Joseph Elegele
In the third installment of ‘CHANCE of a LIFETIME’, Stephane Malenou tests his skills against fellow prospect Joseph Elegele while trainers Rafael Ramos and Floyd Mayweather Sr. watch on
Marcos Maidana sits down for Radio Rahim interview about his upcoming fight vs Floyd Mayweather. Marcos Maidana calls Floyd Mayweather a dirty fighter. Marcos Maidana says he will change things vs Floyd Mayweather in rematch. Marcos Maidana talks life changes since vs Floyd Mayweather last fight.
The NBA season may be over, as the San Antonio Spurs collected another championship, yet the next season for the league is already underway with Summe League in Las Vegas. Check out the video for some highlights from the Thomas & Mack Center.
Undefeated unified junior featherweight world champion Guillermo “El Chacal” Rigondeaux (14-0, 9 KOs) scores a first round KO over two-time world title challenger Sod Looknongyantoy (63-3-1, 27 KOs) on Saturday night at the Venetian Macao’s Cotai Arena.
Looknongyantoy was rocked by an accidental headbutt and went down. When action resumed, they touched gloves, then Rigondeaux pounced and immediately landed a combination that dropped him. The bout was waved off by referee Mark Nelson after just 1:44.
Rigondeaux and Top Rank will now go their separate ways.
Images from Macau, China, as unified junior featherweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux (13-0, 8 KO’s) works out ahead of his July 19 defense against contender Sod Looknongyantoy. The clash takes place from the Cotai Arena inside of the Venetian Macao Resort.
One of the biggest subplots to this fight is that the Cuban marvel will not be featured on HBO. Instead, viewers can check out the two-time gold medalist out on UniMas at 11 PM/ET.
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