Pacquiao could ill afford another loss. This time he overcame a bad start and rolled to a victory over Palm Spring's Tim Bradley in a fight that featured speed and more speed. There were no knockdowns in this fight much like their first encounter.
Like a cat with many lives Arreola gets another chance at a WBC crown recently vacated by Klitschko. He is going to face a man who has already beaten him once last year, Bermane Stiverne (23-1-1, 20 Kos). Their rematch scheduled for May 10, at the Galen Center in Los Angeles will be televised live on ESPN.
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The ageless Bernard Hopkins (54-6-2, 32 Kos) faces Beibut Shumenov (14-1, 9 Kos) in a battle of light heavyweight champions on Saturday April 19, in Washington D.C. Hopkins, 49, is the oldest world champion at any weight. Also, Shawn Porter (23-0-1, 14 Kos) defends the IBF welterweight title against former titleholder Paul Malignaggi (33-5, 7 Kos). Plus, Pete Quillen (30-0, 22 Kos) defends the WBO middleweight title against Lukas Konecny (50-4, 23 Kos).
Glendale’s Martirosyan (34-1-1, 21 Kos) dominated 10 rounds in winning by unanimous decision over Lozano (27-5, 20 Kos) at Morongo Casino. Though the junior middleweight contender put on a decisive performance before a crowd of nearly 1,000, a knockout would have been the topper. Check out the photos by Ray Flores:
Mayweather walked through Saul "Canelo" Alvarez to maintain his place at the top of the list. Several others had great years including Tim "Desert Storm" Bradley and Danny "Swift" Garcia. A few others dropped out of the list and a few cracked into the top dozen.(see the full story)