Juan Manuel Marquez and Manny Pacquiao faced off for a fourth time Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. After Marquez knocked down Pacquiao in the third, Pacquiao came back in the fifth with his own knockdown.
The boxing world went up in flames last night as 28-year-old Timothy Bradley was awarded a split decision victory and took the WBO welterweight title from the pride of the Philippines Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Top Rank promoter Bob Arum shares his thoughts on the fight and Floyd Mayweather Sr. talks about how the fight could impact a possible future match-up with his son Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2) puts his WBO welterweight title (147 lbs.) on the line tonight as he faces unbeaten 28-year-old current WBO light welterweight (140 lbs.) champion Timothy Bradley (28-0, 1 NC) .
Former street-fighter-turned-MMA-fighter-turned-professional boxer, Kimbo Slice (5-0) , under the guidance of legendary promoter Gary Shaw, returned to the ring Saturday night for his fifth pro boxing match. The 38-year-old Slice (a.k.a. Kevin Ferguson) took on Arkansas heavyweight Jesse Porter (3-4) at Lucky Star Casino in Concho, Okla.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. takes on Miguel Cotto this evening at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. Cotto’s WBA Super Welterweight Championship Title is on the line.
ProMMAnow.com talks with Drysdale BJJ boxing coach Gil Martinez about leaving Xtreme Couture, Gray Maynard’s departure from the team and more.
Hundreds of fans greeted former UFC light heavyweight champion “Suga” Rashad Evans during his 24-hour tour of Puerto Rico last week to promote his upcoming title fight with current 205-pound champ Jon Jones at UFC 145.