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  1. 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
  2. Could Miguel Cotto face Andy Lee?

    Dan Rafael

    Many of us would love to see middleweight champion Miguel Cotto have his next fight against titleholder Gennady Golovkin or junior middleweight star Canelo Alvarez. Neither is going to happen, however. At least not next. I know none of us like tha...

    Blog | August 05, 2014
  3. Brandon Rios brings "warrior" mentality to Diego Chaves fight

    Dan Rafael

    Brandon Rios is looking to get his mojo back, which might not be so easy, considering his opponent. For a guy who has lost two bouts in a row and hasn't fought for eight months, the former lightweight titlist is in tough against dangerous former in...

    Story | Conversation | August 01, 2014
  4. Notes: Crawford to defend title

    Dan Rafael

    Caught up with Top Rank promoter Bob Arum on Tuesday and here a couple of interesting tidbits: • Lightweight titleholder Terence Crawford's second defense is penciled in for Nov. 29 (HBO) at the CenturyLink Center in his hometown of Oma...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  5. Golovkin, HBO extend exclusive deal

    Dan Rafael

    NEW YORK -- Middleweight titlist Gennady Golovkin took care of business inside the ring when he knocked out Daniel Geale in the third round of a dominant performance to retain his title for the 11th time (and score his 17th consecutive stoppage) on S...

    Blog | July 28, 2014
  6. Kirkland eyes possible big-name return

    Dan Rafael

    One of the more common questions I get these days from #FightFreaks in the non-Mayweather/non-Pacquiao category is: "What's up with James Kirkland?" Kirkland, of course, is the wildly aggressive and wildly entertaining junior middleweight power pu...

    Blog | July 24, 2014
  7. Rios: 'I am far from being finished'

    Dan Rafael

    Former lightweight titlist Brandon Rios has lost two fights in a row: a close decision to Mike Alvarado in their interim junior welterweight rematch, a 2013 fight of the year candidate, followed by a one-sided pasting by Manny Pacquiao in a welterwei...

    Blog | July 23, 2014
  8. Manny Pacquiao to fight Chris Algieri in China on Nov. 22

    Dan Rafael

    Manny Pacquiao versus Chris Algieri is a done deal.

    Story | Conversation | July 15, 2014
  9. Manny Pacquiao likely to fight Chris Algieri next

    Dan Rafael

    Manny Pacquiao's next fight probably will be a welterweight title defense against Chris Algieri, an unknown fighter just a few weeks ago until he upset Ruslan Provodnikov to win a junior welterweight world title.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2014
  10. Dan Rafael's top 20 pound-for-pound fighters

    Dan Rafael

    We have an expert panel that votes on ESPN.com's pound-for-pound top 10, of which I am one member. It's a way for us to reach some sort of consensus on the best fighters in the world, regardless of weight class. But since we began using this metho...

    Story | Conversation | July 04, 2014
  11. Terence Crawford ready for the next level

    Dan Rafael

    With Terence Crawford's star growing in the aftermath of his breakthrough knockout over Yuriorkis Gamboa, the unbeaten lightweight titlist is ready for the next level.

    Story | Conversation | July 02, 2014
  12. 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
  13. Martinez simmers over slights

    Dan Rafael

    NEW YORK -- Middleweight champion Sergio Martinez is a proud man, so it took a lot for him to swallow a bit of pride and be dictated to by Miguel Cotto when it came time to make a deal for their showdown on Saturday night (HBO PPV, 9 ET) at Madison S...

    Blog | June 06, 2014
  14. Oscar De La Hoya honored to be in the Hall of Fame

    Dan Rafael

    Much of Oscar De La Hoya's time recently has been consumed by the internal strife at his company, Golden Boy Promotions, which saw chief executive Richard Schaefer resign this week after a protracted battle with De La Hoya over various issues related...

    Story | Conversation | June 04, 2014
  15. Kovalev-Caparello in the works

    Dan Rafael

    Light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev's return, which is ticketed for Aug. 2 at the Revel casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, as part of an HBO-televised split-site tripleheader, probably will come against Australia's Blake Caparello. Russia's...

    Blog | June 03, 2014
  16. Rios, Kovalev returns in works

    Dan Rafael

    Former lightweight titlist Brandon Rios is penciled in for his ring return on Aug. 2 on HBO's "Boxing After Dark." Rios, who will fight at welterweight, likely will face former interim titlist Diego Chaves of Argentina on a card that will take pla...

    Blog | May 24, 2014