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Old 05-01-2013, 01:45 AM   #1381
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Mayweather vs. Guerrero predictions?

This is actually a pretty good card with Ponce De Leon vs. Abner Mares.

I belive Leo santa cruz is on this card as well. he's like a mini margarito
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Old 05-01-2013, 01:45 AM   #1382
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Mayweather vs. Guerrero predictions?

This is actually a pretty good card with Ponce De Leon vs. Abner Mares.

I belive Leo santa cruz is on this card as well. he's like a mini margarito

http://www.insidehoops.com/forum/sho...d.php?t=297595

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Old 05-03-2013, 10:43 PM   #1383
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The big weekend is gettin kicked off on Fox Sports. Errol Spence Jr just fought. I've been hearing great things about this kids. HE spares with Mayweather and apparently just knocked out Adrien Broner in a sparing session recently.
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Old 05-04-2013, 05:51 PM   #1384
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PAULIE MALIGNAGGI v ADRIEN BRONER - FULL, UNCUT & UNCENSORED PRESS CONFERENCE
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Old 05-05-2013, 02:24 AM   #1385
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Great next few months of boxing kicked of Saturday and will continue. Damn near every week until July we get a top tier match.

A few of the weeks HBO and Showtime go head-to-head.


May 4
Showtime PPV

Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeats Robert Guerrero for Mayweather's WBC welterweight title and ring magazine title
Abner Mares defeats Daniel Ponce De Leon for Ponce De Leon's WBC featherweight title
Leo Santa Cruz defeats Alexander Munoz
J'Leon Love defeats Gabriel Rosado
Epix
Wladimir Klitschko defeats Francesco Pianeta for Klitschko's IBF/WBO/WBA heavyweight title


May 11
Sky Sports

Ricky Burns vs. Jose Gonzalez for Burns' WBO lightweight title


May 18
Showtime

Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse
Devon Alexander vs. Lee Purdy [Kell Brook injured]
Fox Sports
Shane Mosley vs. Pablo Cesar Cano


May 25
HBO

Mikkel Kessler vs. Carl Froch rematch for WBA/IBF super middleweight unification
Jean Pascal vs. Lucian Bute [Lucian Bute injured]


June 8 [HBO vs. Showtime head-to-head]
HBO

Chad Dawson vs. Adonis Stevenson for Dawson's WBC light heavyweight title
Yuriorkis Gamboa vs. Darley Perez
Showtime
Marcos Maidana vs. Josesito Lopez
Erislandy Lara vs. Alfredo Angulo
Jermell Charlo vs. Demetrius Hopkins


June 15
HBO

Mikey Garcia vs. Juan Manuel Lopez for Garcia's WBO featherweight title
Terrence Crawford vs. Alejandro Sanabria
Sky Sports
Deontay Wilder vs. Dereck Chisora


June 22
Showtime

Paulie Malignaggi vs. Adrien Broner for Malignaggi's WBA welterweight title
Johnathon Banks vs. Seth Mitchell rematch


June 29
HBO

Gennady Golovkin vs. Matthew Macklin for Golovkin's WBA middleweight title
Sky Sports
David Haye vs. Manuel Charr


July 13
Showtime

Bernard Hopkins vs. Karo Murat for Hopkins' IBF Light-heavyweight Title
Gary Russell, Jr. vs. TBA


July 19
Showtime

Ishe Smith vs. Carlos Molina for Smith's IBF junior middleweight title


July 20
Showtime

Andre Berto vs. Jesus Sota Karass
Keith Thurman vs. Diego Gabriel Chaves
Omar Figueroa vs. TBA


August 3
HBO

Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. vs. Brian Vera (or Martin Murray)


September 7
Showtime

Danny Garcia vs. Lamont Peterson/Lucas Matthysse bout for Danny's WBC, WBA Super Light Welterweight, Ring Magazine titles and Peterson's IBF Light Welterweight Championship.


September 14
HBO PPV
(October 5 or 12 if Mayweather/Showtime keep the date. Will go head-to-head with Canelo if he fights and Floyd does not.)
Timothy Bradley vs. Juan Manuel Marquez for Bradley's WBO welterweight title
Showtime PPV
Floyd Mayweather vs. TBA or Canelo Alvarez vs. TBA (Miguel Cotto)


September ??
Showtime

Victor Ortiz vs. TBA


November 23
HBO PPV

Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios


December 7
Showtime

Amir Khan vs. Danny Garcia/Lamont Peterson/Lucas Matthysse for the WBC, WBA Super Light Welterweight, IBF Light Welterweight Championship and Ring Magazine titles
Boxing has been on a tear this year and continued with another stellar event from Las Vegas. Mayweather events are like the SuperBowl/NBA All-Star games of boxing


Showtime is winning the battle vs. HBO. The next big night is on Showtime in 2 weeks. Peterson vs. Matthysse

What's next for all of the fighters involved?


Mayweather says he wants to fight in September. Amir Khan was in the crowd, he's been talking about fighting Mayweather recently. He fought last week, with an unimpressive victory. Devon Alexander has also been thrown around, but I'm think more and more like it's a no. Canelo?

Guerrero, maybe can square off with another of Floyd's easy work, Victor Ortiz. Or maybe even Adrien Broner, if he beats Paulie next month.

Abner Mares just won the featherweight title. I'd love for him to fight Mikey Garcia. Ponce vs. Nonito.

Leo Santa Cruz should fight Guillermo Rigondeuax

J'Leon Love and Gabriel Rosado should have an emediate rematch.

Wladimir Klitschko won as expected.

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Old 05-05-2013, 04:49 AM   #1386
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The big weekend is gettin kicked off on Fox Sports. Errol Spence Jr just fought. I've been hearing great things about this kids. HE spares with Mayweather and apparently just knocked out Adrien Broner in a sparing session recently.
Did he bruise Mayweather's eye?
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Old 05-05-2013, 04:53 AM   #1387
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My Predictions:

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May 11
Sky Sports
Ricky Burns vs. Jose Gonzalez for Burns' WBO lightweight title


May 18
Showtime
Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse
Devon Alexander vs. Lee Purdy [Kell Brook injured]
Fox Sports
Shane Mosley vs. Pablo Cesar Cano


May 25
HBO
Jean Pascal vs. Lucian Bute
Mikkel Kessler vs. Carl Froch rematch for WBA/IBF super middleweight unification


June 8 [HBO vs. Showtime head-to-head]
HBO
Chad Dawson vs. Adonis Stevenson for Dawson's WBC light heavyweight title
Yuriorkis Gamboa vs. Darley Perez
Showtime
Marcos Maidana vs. Josesito Lopez
Erislandy Lara vs. Alfredo Angulo


June 15
HBO
Mikey Garcia vs. Juan Manuel Lopez for Garcia's WBO featherweight title


June 22
Showtime
Paulie Malignaggi vs. Adrien Broner for Malignaggi's WBA welterweight title
Johnathon Banks vs. Seth Mitchell rematch


June 29
HBO
Gennady Golovkin vs. Matthew Macklin for Golovkin's WBA middleweight title
Sky Sports
David Haye vs. Manuel Charr


July 13
Showtime
Bernard Hopkins vs. Karo Murat for Hopkins' IBF Light-heavyweight Title


July 19
Showtime
Ishe Smith vs. Carlos Molina for Smith's IBF junior middleweight title


July 20
Showtime
Andre Berto vs. Jesus Sota Karass
Keith Thurman vs. Diego Gabriel Chaves


September 7
Showtime
Danny Garcia vs. winner of May 18's Lamont Peterson/Lucas Matthysse bout for Danny's WBC, WBA Super Light Welterweight, Ring Magazine titles and the IBF Light Welterweight Championship.


September 14
HBO PPV
Timothy Bradley vs. Juan Manuel Marquez for Bradley's WBO welterweight title


November 23
HBO PPV
Manny Pacquiao vs. Mike Alvarado or Brandon Rios


December 7
Showtime
Amir Khan vs. Danny Garcia/Lamont Peterson/Lucas Matthysse
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Old 05-05-2013, 09:40 AM   #1388
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Did he bruise Mayweather's eye?
That's what I heard.
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Old 05-05-2013, 04:28 PM   #1389
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Was Bute's KO loss to Froch an aberration? I actually thought Bute was solid and would give Ward for a run for his money but then I see Froch pretty much just truck him.

You guy's thinkg Bute is just chinny?


and can't wait for Peterson vs. Mattyesse
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Old 05-05-2013, 04:38 PM   #1390
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Was Bute's KO loss to Froch an aberration? I actually thought Bute was solid and would give Ward for a run for his money but then I see Froch pretty much just truck him.

You guy's thinkg Bute is just chinny?


and can't wait for Peterson vs. Mattyesse

It was no aberration. He is chinny. He barely beat Andrade, he was almost out in the 12th round of their fight. Even Golovkin KO'd him in the amateurs with headgear on (around 2:53 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bLaNwWP95jA). Froch is solid. He has good power and a great chin. Neither guy has anything for Ward, who needs to move up to LHW.

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Old 05-05-2013, 05:06 PM   #1391
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The big weekend is gettin kicked off on Fox Sports. Errol Spence Jr just fought. I've been hearing great things about this kids. HE spares with Mayweather and apparently just knocked out Adrien Broner in a sparing session recently.
That was the rumor, but it is important to note that both Broner and Spence have denied it. Now, that could just be training camp etiquette and, often times with things like this, where there's smoke there is fire. But, it is being denied by both guys.

Almost as interesting, Spence Jr. worked as a sparring partner with Floyd for the Guerrero fight and, one day at a media event, Floyd showed up with a huge shiner. Word on the street (or Internet) was it's also Spence's handiwork.

There was also a rumor that Floyd got pissed when he was hit with the shot and threw Spence out of his camp before cooling down and bringing him back in.


All of this is hearsay, but SOMEBODY gave Floyd a black eye and signs are pointing toward Spence. Bottom line, this kid is someone to watch going forward. Really excited about his potential.
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Old 05-05-2013, 05:15 PM   #1392
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That was the rumor, but it is important to note that both Broner and Spence have denied it. Now, that could just be training camp etiquette and, often times with things like this, where there's smoke there is fire. But, it is being denied by both guys.

Almost as interesting, Spence Jr. worked as a sparring partner with Floyd for the Guerrero fight and, one day at a media event, Floyd showed up with a huge shiner. Word on the street (or Internet) was it's also Spence's handiwork.

There was also a rumor that Floyd got pissed when he was hit with the shot and threw Spence out of his camp before cooling down and bringing him back in.


All of this is hearsay, but SOMEBODY gave Floyd a black eye and signs are pointing toward Spence. Bottom line, this kid is someone to watch going forward. Really excited about his potential.

I like Broner as a fighter but I feel like he probably doesn't train as hard as MAyweather. Feels like he just enjoying the moment and probably doesn't take care of himself like Mayweather.

Anyways the KO rumors always seem to be true.


There was rumors that Jorge Linares got ko'ed in training and then he gets knocked out in his fight. Same with Amir Khan

that being said Jorge Linares is one of the most talented boxers I've ever seen in my life but seems like he gets cut/hurt way too easily.

http://youtu.be/0zaIZgV5WfA
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Old 05-05-2013, 05:18 PM   #1393
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That was the rumor, but it is important to note that both Broner and Spence have denied it. Now, that could just be training camp etiquette and, often times with things like this, where there's smoke there is fire. But, it is being denied by both guys.

Almost as interesting, Spence Jr. worked as a sparring partner with Floyd for the Guerrero fight and, one day at a media event, Floyd showed up with a huge shiner. Word on the street (or Internet) was it's also Spence's handiwork.

There was also a rumor that Floyd got pissed when he was hit with the shot and threw Spence out of his camp before cooling down and bringing him back in.


All of this is hearsay, but SOMEBODY gave Floyd a black eye and signs are pointing toward Spence. Bottom line, this kid is someone to watch going forward. Really excited about his potential.
And Spence is super middleweight at that, so Broner and May both much smaller and he probably fights at 175.

Still, he was impressive in that fight, whipped ol boy in like 2 minutes.
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Old 05-05-2013, 05:21 PM   #1394
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I like Broner as a fighter but I feel like he probably doesn't train as hard as MAyweather. Feels like he just enjoying the moment and probably doesn't take care of himself like Mayweather.

Anyways the KO rumors always seem to be true.


There was rumors that Jorge Linares got ko'ed in training and then he gets knocked out in his fight. Same with Amir Khan

that being said Jorge Linares is one of the most talented boxers I've ever seen in my life but seems like he gets cut/hurt way too easily.

http://youtu.be/0zaIZgV5WfA
I don't think anyone trains as hard as Mayweather (in this current era.) What other boxer walks around at the same weight, fight night or between fights? Boxers trains for a fight, Mayweather trains all year around, so he's just sharpening his skills up.

Plus Broner is young, give him a few years and he'll have his head straight. Homie is only 23.
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Old 05-05-2013, 05:27 PM   #1395
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