Tag Archives: #Canelo

Canelo vs. Khan: Street Fighters & Trump

By Rudy Mondragon Twitter: @boxingintellect It was recently announced that Amir Khan (31-3, 19 KOs) will be challenging the WBC middleweight champion, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (46-1-1, 32 KOs) on May 7, 2016 at the brand new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. This will be the first time in recent years that Floyd Mayweather Jr. […]

Canelo vs Cotto: Prediction Edition

Jarrett Bato  It’s refreshing to have a fight like this come at a time of the year when nostalgia hits the hardest. As the year comes to a close, we humans naturally contemplate of the days that have gone by and why our current reality doesn’t quite match it. That’s why Cotto taking the challenge […]

And The Winner GBP! Post Canelo vs. Lara

By Rudy Mondragon In a close fight on Saturday July 12, 2014, Erislandy Lara took on the young Saul Canelo Alvarez. In a fight where many boxing heads knew Canelo had the political power and the backing of a power house promotion company,  the edge would no doubt favor the Mexican fighter. When the scores […]

Weekend Review: Toe-to-Ass

The following is a double-header review from our BMB family about this weekend’s pay-per-view fight card that the intern and I watched through our neighbor’s window, figuratively speaking (wink-wink). The night did not start well for the Canelo Alvarez camp, as his older brother simply was outclassed by journeyman Sergio Thompson with very simple combinations to the […]

5 things learned from Mayweather/Guerrero

This ESPN piece written by Kieran Mulvaney discusses five things that we can take away from the most recent Floyd Mayweather and Robert Guerrero fight. Who is next for Floyd? Can he promote five more fights knowing that he is already contractually guaranteed big bucks? Is there anyone out there that can compete with Floyd? Will […]

Box out for Mexican Independence

By Rudy Mondragón According to multiple sources (Bleacher Report and ESPN), Juan Manual Marquez (55-6-1) is set to face Timothy Bradley Jr (30-0) on September 14th, 2013. Bob Arum, President of Top Rank, said that although the fight is set for September, he would move the match to October (5 or 12) if Floyd Mayweather […]