Brendan Schaub’s podcast ‘Below the Belt’ featured one of our faves, your guy, your ace – Chael. P. Sonnen. The ‘American Gangster’ from the mean streets of Oregon would be a perfect fit for WWE television possibly tagging up with Conor McGregor. Maybe ‘The Irish American Gangsters”? I’m trademarking it. He opened up about the WWE offer he received due to the buzz around him from the Anderson Silva feud. Check it out.
Showtime’s All Access pass into the lives of Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor continues with episode 4. In this episode the fighters perform for the reporters and cameras at the media day workouts and start to wrap things up with training and other media obligations as they enter into the final days before their Aug. 26 showdown in the boxing ring live on Showtime pay-per-view.
Nope. No McGregor vs. Malignaggi footage airing on Showtime’s All Access. Check out the video and then what Showtime execs had to say about the whole debacle. Conor McGregor knocking down former boxing champ Paulie Malignaggi in a sparring session is now sort of the Zapruder film of the sport. The footage showed what appeared … Read more
We’re just days away from the biggest and highest profile fight in combat sports history as UFC lightweight champ (and former featherweight champ) Conor McGregor goes into the boxing ring to take on the sport’s undisputed pound-for-pound best in Floyd Mayweather Jr. With their All Access series, Showtime goes behind the scenes of the press … Read more
Award-winning MMA journalist Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com was originally supposed to be part of Showtime’s coverage of the Mayweather vs. McGregor World Tour press conference last week. It was a big deal for an MMA journalist to be a part of what is proving to be the biggest combat sports event ever seen. However, just … Read more
World-renowned Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA Academy will be featured on the next episode of “60 Minutes Sports” set to air Tuesday, March 1 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime. Journalist L. Jon Wertheim investigates how trainers Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn helped guide Holly Holm to her Earth-shattering upset of Ronda Rousey last November and how they … Read more
In this first episode of ‘All Access: Mayweather vs. Berto’ Floyd Mayweather shows off his basketball skills in a pick-up game with NBA stars like Isaiah Thomas, who is on the opposing team. Floyd even smack talks on the court, though we shouldn’t be surprised. The outspoken boxing icon reeks of charisma and money seemingly … Read more
Floyd Mayweather easily defeated Manny Pacquiao on Saturday night in Las Vegas to improve his record to 48-0. The bout started with Mayweather taking the early rounds and never letting Pacquiao establish momentum. The only success Pacquiao had was when Mayweather would settle for staying near the ropes where Pacquiao could put together combinations that … Read more
https://youtu.be/sL7EQk6C3jA Floyd Mayweather along with Manny Pacquiao, their camps, Bob Arum, Showtime and HBO executives have gathered in Los Angeles on Wednesday for the kickoff press conference leading up to the most anticipated match-up in modern boxing history. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao will be held on May 2nd in Las Vegas and will broadcast live on pay-per-view. … Read more
Manny Pacquiao has agreed to terms to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a May 2nd fight according to his promoter Bob Arum. The only thing needed now is for Floyd Mayweather to approve the deal and sign the dotted line. The superfight that has been the most anticipated boxing match since around 2009 could finally … Read more