Alexander Povetkin Biofile Interview

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View image | gettyimages.com Status: WBC No 1 heavyweight contender – must face champion Deontay Wilder in 2016. Ht: 6-2 Wt: 230 DOB: September 2, 1979 In: Kursk, Russia First Boxing Memory: “Difficult trainings (age 13).” Nicknames: Sasha, White Lion, Knight, Tsar. Boxing Inspiration: “Never give up and always respect ...

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Scoop: Pacquiao vs Floyd II In The Works?

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View image | gettyimages.com An interesting scoop was sent my way this week regarding the Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather rematch in the new MGM Grand Arena next year. Of course, Floyd doesn’t want to risk fighting Pacquiao again – he’d prefer to spar with more Al Haymon patsies like ...

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All The King’s Men

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http://gty. im/141826706 By Scoop Malinowski Boxing insiders share their personal memories and lasting images of one of boxing history’s most important figures, the Hall of Fame promoter Don King: Lloyd Carroll (Journalist): “I remember Don King being here at Gallagher’s for a press conference shortly after Jack Newfield had died. ...

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Boxers Discuss How It Feels To Get KOed

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View image | gettyimages.com By Mark “Scoop” Malinowski Ring observers have watched hundreds of knockouts on TV. But seeing is not necessarily believing. What does it feel like? I talked with combatants of the squared circle about what happens, what is the sensation like when they get clobbered by a ...

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Observations of Golovkin vs Lemieux

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View image | gettyimages.com Gennady Golovkin is not only the best in the business and an all time great boxing sensation extraordinaire, he is a perfect ambassador for the sport, personifying the word “champion” like Roger Federer, Julius Erving, Rafael Nadal, Derek Jeter, Manny Pacquiao, Muhammad Ali, etc. Boxing will ...

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Biofile: Gennady Golovkin Interview

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By Scoop Malinowski Status: World Middleweight Champion. Ht: 5-10 Wt: 160 DOB: April 8, 1982 In: Karaganda, Kazakhstan Ring Record: 33-0 (30 KO’s) First Memory of Boxing: “Long time ago [smiles]. I think eleven or ten. I remember it was fun, just good atmosphere for me and for my friends, ...

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