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  1. Lucas Matthysse-John Molina bout wins fight of the year as BWAA a...

    Dan Rafael

    The action-packed brawl between junior welterweight sluggers Lucas Matthysse and John Molina was named the 2014 fight of the year by the BWAA.

    Story | Conversation | February 25, 2015
  2. Amir Khan waiting for Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao

    Dan Rafael

    While the world watches and waits to see if Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. finally, at long last, make a deal for their long-awaited showdown, one man waits with perhaps more interest than anyone: welterweight contender Amir Khan. The form...

    Story | Conversation | January 30, 2015
  3. Tapia to face Dawson in Macau

    Dan Rafael

    Junior middleweight Glen Tapia is headed to Macau, China, for his next fight. He will take on Australia's Daniel Dawson in a 10-rounder on March 7 at the Venetian Macao's Cotai Arena. The Tapia side of the fight had been done, but Top Rank's Carl Mor...

    Blog | January 13, 2015
  4. BWAA awards: And the nominees are...

    Dan Rafael

    As if last week wasn't busy enough in Las Vegas, where I shuttled between the Cosmopolitan and MGM Grand on Thursday, Friday and Saturday for coverage of both big shows - I hit both press conferences and weigh-ins and watched the early MGM bouts befo...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  5. Bute on ice dealing with back injury

    Dan Rafael

    Injured former super middleweight titlist Lucian Bute arrived back in Montreal on Tuesday and met the media on Wednesday to discuss the back injury that knocked him out of a Dec. 6 light heavyweight match with Roberto Bolonti at the Bell Centre. A...

    Blog | November 27, 2014
  6. Roach to Floyd: 'Step up to the plate'

    Dan Rafael

    Trainer Freddie Roach wants his star fighter, Manny Pacquiao, to get a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. as much as anyone and has no problem speaking out about it. Roach is in Macau, China, getting Pacquiao ready for his welterweight title defense ...

    Blog | November 21, 2014
  7. DeMarco fights for cancer-stricken sister

    Dan Rafael

    Former lightweight titlist Antonio DeMarco traveled to the Philippines about a month ago to join trainer Freddie Roach in Manny Pacquiao's training camp. Shortly after DeMarco's arrival, he was shocked by what he heard on a phone call to his home in ...

    Blog | November 21, 2014
  8. Pacquiao looks to end KO drought against Algieri

    Dan Rafael

    As the great Manny Pacquiao, boxing's only eight-division titleholder and a reigning welterweight titlist, was making his historic march up the scale, he was knocking almost everyone out. Because of those eye-catching knockouts, including devastating...

    Story | Conversation | November 20, 2014
  9. Distractions no issue for Pacquiao

    Dan Rafael

    When welterweight titlist Manny Pacquiao flew from the Philippines to Macau this week in advance of his fight with Chris Algieri on Saturday night (HBO PPV, 9 ET) at the Venetian Macao's Cotai Arena, he came with a massive group. Pacquiao brought ...

    Blog | November 20, 2014
  10. Lucian Bute (back injury) withdraws Dec. 6 light heavyweight figh...

    Dan Rafael

    Lucian Bute suffered a back injury in training and withdrew from a Dec. 6 light heavyweight fight against Roberto Bolonti.

    Story | Conversation | November 18, 2014
  11. Algieri, Pacquiao hit Macau

    Dan Rafael

    Welterweight titlist Manny Pacquiao and challenger Chris Algieri arrived in Macau over the weekend for their showdown on Saturday night (HBO PPV, 9 ET) at the Venetian Macao's Cotai Arena in Macau, China. Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 KOs), trainer Freddie...

    Blog | November 17, 2014
  12. Bute to train with Roach

    Dan Rafael

    Former super middleweight titlist Lucian Bute has lost two of his last three fights and he was uncertain if he would continue his career. He lost his super middleweight belt by fifth-round knockout to Carl Froch in May 2012, rebounded six months l...

    Blog | September 12, 2014
  13. Tapia's return; Soliman-Taylor site

    Dan Rafael

    A few notes from the boxing world: • Junior middleweight Glen Tapia (21-1, 13 KOs), 24, of Passaic, New Jersey, will be back in action to face Donatas Bondorovas (18-5-1, 6 KOs), 34, of Chicago, in a scheduled 10-round bout on Oct. 4 i...

    Blog | August 26, 2014
  14. Pacquiao, Algieri kick off promo tour

    Dan Rafael

    Welterweight titlist Manny Pacquiao, junior welterweight titlist Chris Algieri and their teams are about to embark on a trip that makes me ill to even think about. In an effort to promote Pacquiao's defense against Algieri on Nov. 22 (HBO PPV) at ...

    Blog | August 20, 2014
  15. Roach has no problem with Cotto-GGG

    Dan Rafael

    Immediately after middleweight titlist Gennady Golovkin knocked out former titleholder Daniel Geale in the third round last Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York, he called for a fight with the real middleweight champ, Miguel Cotto. ...

    Blog | August 01, 2014
  16. Roach has Pacquiao-Provodnikov solution

    Dan Rafael

    Welterweight titleholder Manny Pacquiao is due to return Nov. 22, probably in Macau, but he has no opponent at this point. Of course, the talk is of a fifth fight with rival Juan Manuel Marquez, who became his mandatory challenger with a clear una...

    Blog | June 12, 2014