Five reasons to order Saturday’s UFC 186 Pay-Per-View & watch the prelims

UFC flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson.

It’s nothing like, say, the star-studded UFC 187 show. That’s still on the horizon, but who can complain about watching Demetrious Johnson and perhaps some more high-quality MMA fighters from Montreal? It could very well be worth the price of admission; the price of Pay-Per-View… or not. Here’s one view of Saturday night’s UFC fights.

Fonfara-Campillo headlines remarkable FNF finale.

ESPN has announced an enriching fight bill that will be closing out their 2012/2013 boxing calender. On August 16th at the US Cellular Field Polish boxing sensation Andrej Fonfara (23-2-0 13 KO’s) takes on lanky Spainyard Gabriel Campillo (21-5-1 8 KO’s) in a twelve-round Light Heavyweight tussle with the IBO championship on the line. Co-Headlining … Read more

Sunday boxing recap: Maidana-Lopez caps off boisterous night of fights!

My thumb hurts. The “Channel recall” button on my remote control is nearly illegible. Last night was an amazing night of fights. It started nice and early from Germany as Marco Huck settled the score against Nigerian born British contender Ola Afolabi with a thrilling unanimous decision victory. Huck started at a nice pace — … Read more

Floyd Mayweather and ‘Canelo’ Saul Alvarez set to fight in September.

Boxing great Floyd Mayweather.

Floyd Mayweather vs. Saul “Canelo” Alvarez has been one the most talked about boxing matchups in recent years, and it appears fans will finally get their wish. Mayweather (44-0-0, 26 KOs) will square up against Alvarez (42-0-1, 30 KOs) the next time he laces up his gloves. “I chose my opponent for September 14th and … Read more

Froch pushes past Kessler; Wins hard-fought decision to unify.

Boxing veteran Carl Froch.

Carl “The Cobra” Froch (31-2-0 22 KO’s) was a man on a mission Saturday night as he bashed his way past then-WBA Super Middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler (46-3-0 35 KO’s) of Denmark. While the winner was clear; this bout showed much appeal to all fans of the fight game. Froch, age 35, held his ground … Read more