FLOYD MAYWEATHER'S ADVICE TO TERENCE CRAWFORD ON PACQUIAO: "IT'S NOT GOING TO BE EASY...HE'S A LOT BETTER THAN WHAT I THOUGHT"
"If Terence Crawford happens to fight Manny Pacquiao, I want to let him know that it's not going to be easy. Even though I know I made it look easy, it's not going to be easy," stated retired former P4P king Floyd Mayweather. ...... continue reading
JEFF MAYWEATHER SHREDS OSCAR DE LA HOYA; BREAKS DOWN REAL GENESIS OF DE LA HOYA'S ANIMOSITY TOWARDS FLOYD
"When he first started out, everything was great. He had a great story. But after your career ended and your promotion took a hit, you just became a phony...You calling a motherfucker a coward when you quit on the stool in your last fight. Floyd ...... continue reading
MIGUEL FLORES: "IN A YEAR OR SO, I'LL BE READY FOR A WORLD TITLE OPPORTUNITY"
"Some guys get stage fright when they get on TV and I showed the world that I can compete with the top featherweights. I'm ready. I'm not going to say I could fight for a world title right now, but in a year or so, I'll be ready for a ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JOHN FURY INSISTS NEW AND IMPROVED TYSON FURY HAS KEY TO DEFEAT KLITSCHKO: "KLITSCHKO'S GOING TO LOSE"
"You're going to see a new Tyson Fury that's never been seen before...we've seen inside of his soul and Tyson Fury is Wladimir Klitschko's worst nightmare...I believe we have his number...Klitschko's going to lose his ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JOHNNY NELSON BREAKS DOWN KLITSCHKO VS. FURY; EXPLAINS WHY IT WILL BE AN AWKWARD FIGHT
"To me, it's about pace...he has to control that pace...this will be a mess, awkward fight...don't be surprised if points are taken away...don't be surprised if Wladimir gets frustrated throughout the fight," stated Sky Sports ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] ADAM SMITH BREAKS DOWN KLITSCHKO VS. FURY: "IT'S A TOUGH ASK FOR TYSON FURY"
"I don't think any of us has seen somebody like Tyson Fury...he thoroughly believes in himself...I don't think he's rattled Wladimir...it's been entertaining and that's the fascination of Fury...it's going to be really ...... continue reading
FLOYD MAYWEATHER RESPONDS TO OSCAR DE LA HOYA WITH THE FACTS: "DON'T THROW STONES IF YOU LIVE IN A GLASS HOUSE"
"They always say Mayweather is a boring fighter. I sit back and think, if I'm such a boring fighter, if all I do is run, if I'm such a chicken, then why every time I make any move, it goes viral...when you get to talking about handpicking, ...... continue reading
JERMALL CHARLO: "I'M MORE THAN READY TO GO IN AND GIVE IT MY ALL"
With training camp wrapped up and fight night just days away, fighters competing on Saturday's Premier Boxing Champions on NBC event shared their thoughts on their November 28 showdowns and their respective training camps. Televised coverage ...... continue reading
HBO PAY-PER-VIEW CZAR MARK TAFFET RESIGNS AS HBO SPORTS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT
According to Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports, Mark Taffet has resigned as Senior Vice President of HBO Sports. The news comes just a month after HBO Sports President Ken Hershman also announced his resignation. Taffet, who had worked for HBO for 32 ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO UNBOTHERED BY TYSON FURY'S GLOVE ISSUE; SAYS REALITY IS SETTING IN FOR HIM
"I heard this before...he didn't like the gloves...I care about the fight, but I don't want to be involved in this discussion...there are officials...they need to solve it...I have really big hands too...it shouldn't be an issue...The ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] TYSON FURY RIPS INTO "NERVOUS" WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO: "FEAR, PURE FEAR...HE'S GETTING KNOCKED OUT"
"He's nervous, I can tell...he wears women's perfume...he looks good for his age...I'm the fastest heavyweight since Muhammad Ali...I'm going to wear crown...he's fought many boxers before, but never a king...not only is he ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] WLADIMIR KLITSCHKO AND TYSON FURY EXCHANGE WORDS DURING INTENSE FACE OFF
FightHype.com was on the scene as unified heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko and challenger Tyson Fury held the final press conference leading up to their anticipated this Saturday. Check out how both fighters looked as they exchanged words ...... continue reading
DANNY GARCIA VS. ROBERT GUERRERO HEADLINES JANUARY 23 PBC ON FOX CARD
FOX Sports expands its existing media rights agreement for Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) with multiple primetime Saturday evening bouts on the FOX broadcast network and FOX Deportes in 2016. PBC on FOX debuts Saturday, January 23 (8:00 PM ET) with ...... continue reading
FLOYD MAYWEATHER RESPONDS TO CANELO REMATCH TALK: "I RETIRED...YOU ALREADY KNOW WHAT IT IS WHEN YOU FACE ME"
"I retired from the game; I didn't let the game retire me. Every day there's offers on the table for me to come back and fight. Every day! As of right now, I don't got the urge to fight again," stated undefeated former pound-for-pound ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MAX KELLERMAN GETS DEEP ON THE PREFERENCES VS. THE REALITY OF FANS AND MEDIA IN BOXING
"I remember at the time, the big question was, who's better, Floyd or Shane? A lot of people said Shane because they were trying to impose their subjective preferences in terms of style of fight on the objective reality of who's better...put ...... continue reading
FLOYD MAYWEATHER AND ROMAN "CHOCOLATITO" GONZALEZ GET TOGETHER; MEETING OF POUND-FOR-POUND UNDEFEATEDS
"I was hanging out with Chocolatito," stated retired undefeated former pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather, who recently revealed a meeting he had with undefeated Nicaraguan superstar Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez. With an unblemished record ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ NAMES ESTRADA AS BEST IN MEXICO; LOBBIES FOR CHOCOLATITO CLASH
"Estrada is the best right now in Mexican boxing...now he wants to make a fight with Chocolatito...it would be a contest that would have fireworks in the ring because both technically are very good," stated former world champion Juan Manuel Marquez, ...... continue reading
FLOYD MAYWEATHER COMMENTS ON CANELO'S WIN OVER MIGUEL COTTO; SOUNDS OFF ON "RIDICULOUS" SCORECARDS AND CORNER ADVICE
"You mean to tell me that Cotto didn't win at least 3 or 4 rounds. If you say 7 to 5 or 8 to 4, we can say that because a lot of rounds was very, very close in the beginning...Cotto didn't have the right trainer. He wasn't giving him the ...... continue reading
ERISLANDY LARA: "I WANT TO CONTINUE TO PROVE THAT I AM THE BEST 154-POUNDER IN THE WORLD"
Super welterweight world champion Erislandy "The American Dream" Lara (21-2-2, 12 KOs) and former world champion Jan Zaveck (35-3, 19 KOs) took part in a press conference Monday afternoon in Miami as they near their Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN ...... continue reading
MIGUEL COTTO INSISTS THAT HE WON 8 OUT OF 12 ROUNDS AGAINST CANELO ALVAREZ
Miguel Cotto, much like his trainer Freddie Roach, strongly disagrees with the judges' scorecards in his loss to Saul "Canelo" Alvarez this past Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ BELIEVES FLOYD MAYWEATHER WILL RETURN; PICKS GOLOVKIN TO BEAT HIM
"With Mayweather, you have to doubt everything. Possibly he can return...Mayweather is an intelligent fighter in and outside the ring...I think I'd go with Golovkin," stated former world champion Juan Manuel Marquez, who shared his thoughts on ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MAX KELLERMAN EXPLAINS WHY WARD VS. GOLOVKIN IS NOT HAPPENING AND WHO TO BLAME
"The fight is not ready yet, first of all...that could be a really big fight, or it could be an okay, kind of big fights...I get why Triple G wouldn't want to fight him," stated HBO commentator Max Kellerman, who explained why a fight between ...... continue reading
TYSON FURY VOWS TO END KLITSCKHO'S DOMINANCE: "I AM READY FOR THIS FIGHT...THIS IS WHERE IT ENDS"
"I feel that this is a genuine fight that he has to come out to win, whereas before, he has dominated other opponents. He has never fought a gypsy warrior like me. I can dance around the ring and hit like a mule. I am ready for this fight mentally ...... continue reading
GEORGE GROVES RETURN SET FOR JANUARY 30: "THIS IS A CHANCE FOR ME TO START THE NEW YEAR ON THE FRONT FOOT"
George Groves will begin his assault on a fourth World title shot at the top of a stacked Matchroom Boxing and Team Sauerland card at the Copper Box in London on Saturday, January 30, live on Sky Sports. The Hammersmith man lost out in a split ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] HOLLY HOLM SAYS BOXING SKILLS WERE KEY TO DOMINATING RONDA ROUSEY; "ABSOLUTELY" OPEN TO REMATCH
"Mixed martial arts, but boxing was what kept that domination of the fight...absolutely," stated UFC women's bantamweight champion Holly Holm, who talked about her dominant knockout victory over former champion Ronda Rousey. Check it out! ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CANELO ALVAREZ TALKS IMPROVEMENTS HE MADE FOR COTTO WIN, BEING READY FOR GOLOVKIN, AND WHAT'S NEXT
"I think I can do a lot of things...there are opponents with whom you can't and some you can...Cotto is a great fighter; a fighter that you can fight, that you can enjoy a fight, and that's what I did, enjoy a fight in the ring," stated WBC ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ GIVES UPDATE ON RETURN; STILL LOOKING FOR 5TH WORLD TITLE
"My knee is going good...why not a last fight...I want to do it in Mexico City to be grateful to all the people...at welterweight...look for that 5th world title and get it some way," stated former world champion Juan Manuel Marquez, who gave an ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MAX KELLERMAN EXPLAINS WHY GENNADY GOLOVKIN HAS SAME PROBLEM THAT MARVIN HAGLER HAD
"He's in exactly Marvin Hagler's situation...the middleweight won't fight him...he's destroyed everyone put in his path...someone's going to have to move up with a name...he beats Canelo, he crosses over in a new way...eventually ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ RIPS IDEA OF 5TH PACQUIAO FIGHT; EXPLAINS WHY HE DOES NOT WANT MAYWEATHER REMATCH
"For what...would a 5th be good...we beat him all 4 times...beat him the 4th by way of knockout...he's not a fighter who is going to stand and trade punches...he doesn't like to fight," stated former world champion Juan Manuel Marquez, who ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MAX KELLERMAN SAYS VASYL LOMACHENKO TOO BIG FOR GUILLERMO RIGONDEAUX TO HANDLE
"He's a naturally, significantly bigger guy than Rigondeaux...he's in his physical prime...and also he might be better...Lomachenko's a beat...probably my favorite fighter to watch right now," stated HBO commentator Max Kellerman, who ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JAY Z, BEYONCE, CHARLES BARKLEY, GOLOVKIN, CHAVEZ SR. AND MORE BEHIND THE SCENES AT COTTO VS. CANELO
FightHype.com was on hand at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada where Jay Z, Beyonce, Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. and more were in attendance for Canelo Alvarez's victory over Miguel Cotto. Check it out! ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MAX KELLERMAN ON WHAT FLOYD MAYWEATHER, ANDRE WARD, AND SUGAR RAY ROBINSON HAVE IN COMMON
"You're only the pawn if you lose...Andre Ward can't be a pawn...Sugar Ray Robinson was like that...if he didn't like the way he was feeling, fight's off," stated HBO commentator Max Kellerman, who talked about the one trait that ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] DE LA HOYA PREDICTING ONE MILLION BUYS; OPEN TO MAYWEATHER, GOLOVKIN, AND COTTO REMATCH FOR CANELO
"Obviously Mayweather's retired...if Mayweather decides to come back, Canelo Alvarez has May reserved and we would definitely love to explore the option...it depends on a lot of things...I'm curious to see what the numbers are going to ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CANELO ALVAREZ ON MAYWEATHER REMATCH OR GOLOVKIN SHOWDOWN: "I'M READY...LET HIM RETURN"
"To rest and enjoy my triumph before anything, and then let what has to come. I'm ready...if he wants to return, let him return...all this is experience for me because the fight coming up will be better for me," stated newly-crowned WBC ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MAX KELLERMAN SAYS GUILLERMO RIGONDEAUX WON'T LOOK BORING AGAINST ROMAN "CHOCOLATITO" GONZALEZ
"It was a boring fight...but that's what Rigondeaux is...I thought Rigondeaux looked great against Donaire...I wonder how he'd look against Chocolatito...Rigondeaux said he'd meet him at 18," stated HBO commentator Max Kellerman, who ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA INSISTS CANELO WILL FIGHT GOLOVKIN, BUT FIGHT MAY HAVE TO MARINATE
"It was huge. It was big for boxing...it was a tough fight...what Canelo was able to do, you know, was dominate...Canelo showed a lot of great movement...Canelo is getting better and better and better...I can take a page out of my mentor's book, ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] CANELO ALVAREZ EXPLAINS EMOTIONAL POST-FIGHT TEARS AND HAS A MESSAGE FOR MEXICAN FANS
"I feel very happy and grateful with the people...I feel happy to be making history...my family, my daughter especially, who came to see me fight for the first time...I feel like a blessed man...I cried because we've been through a lot," stated ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] OSCAR DE LA HOYA SAYS MIGUEL COTTO STILL HAS A LOT LEFT IN THE TANK DESPITE LOSS TO CANELO
"Miguel Cotto has a lot to give to the sport...Canelo fought a terrific fight against a terrific fighter...Cotto shouldn't walk around with his head down...he did an excellent job...Cotto can go up against anybody...he still has a lot left in ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] MAX KELLERMAN TALKS CANELO VS. GOLOVKIN; SAYS THE FIGHT WILL HAPPEN SOONER THAN WE THINK
"I don't think it'll be an immediate fight...that fight is going to come sooner than people think...he's beating young, excellent fighters in their prime...Canelo's really good...imagine how a Triple G-Canelo fight would be," stated ...... continue reading
[VIDEO] JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ BREAKS DOWN POTENTIAL GOLOVKIN VS. CANELO FIGHT; LIKES CANELO'S CHANCES
"He can give Golovkin a great fight...we saw him not get hit with punches...if Canelo boxes him and makes him miss punches like he did with Cotto, but has an answer, it can be an interesting fight," stated former world champion Juan Manuel Marquez, ...... continue reading