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Juan Manuel Marquez (1993-2017)

As of yesterday Juan Manuel Marquez officially retired from the sport of boxing. His record stands at 56(40)-7-1. One of the most fluid combination punchers you ever hope to see, and one of the greatest counterpunchers of his era, Marquez won world titles in four different weight divisions, becoming only the third Mexican fighter to… Continue reading Juan Manuel Marquez (1993-2017)

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The Logic of Floyd Mayweather and How it Tarnishes the Sport of Boxing

Last week we saw arguably the pound-for-pound best in the sport, Floyd Mayweather (44-0 26 KO), return to the sport and after a year layoff and a stint in jail he dominated interim champion Robert Guerrero (31-2-1 18 KO) over a lopsided 12 rounds in Las Vegas. ‘What’s new?’ you might ask, for Floyd has… Continue reading The Logic of Floyd Mayweather and How it Tarnishes the Sport of Boxing