“Ortiz had 2 losses going into his Floyd fight… He was stopped in 6 by Maidana—a fight where he quit—and he was DQ’d for illegal blows in another loss.
He’s had one fight since he fought Floyd, another stoppage loss.”
Mentally, Ortiz is a flake. Very weak. Too bad too because he has so much talent.
But the high-performance sports car needs a capable driver. Ortiz ain’t it.Posted December 6, 2013 2:15 am
His 37yrs old dude about to retire in 2yrs.Posted December 5, 2013 3:19 am
Why is Floyd targeting the 140 pounds fighters after what he did to a solid 172 pounds undefeated Canelo, why wont he target the 154 fighters after all he is the 154 wbc champion or at least target the 147 fighters.Posted December 4, 2013 3:29 pm
duckweather will never fight pac. Next up is khan.Posted December 4, 2013 3:15 pm
Ortiz had 2 losses going into his Floyd fight… He was stopped in 6 by Maidana—a fight where he quit—and he was DQ’d for illegal blows in another loss.
He’s had one fight since he fought Floyd, another stoppage loss.Posted December 4, 2013 1:53 pm
No one wants to see Floyd fight Kahn… Fight wouldn’t go 3 rounds… Kahn has showed his chin hasn’t gotten any better…. I really doubt showtime will let this fight happen.Posted December 4, 2013 12:32 pm
MARY CHEATS YOU
Who the f is interested in May-Khan????Posted December 4, 2013 12:16 pm
so mayweather only fights the best a .Posted December 4, 2013 9:50 am
its khan but would rather see garcia in therePosted December 4, 2013 9:21 am
It will be Khan but not for the reason that some think. FM knows he can beat Khan but wants to test his Pacman styled fighting system to see how he will cope to judge if he wants Pacman or not. FM is smarter than many give him credit for. Easy pay day SURE, but there is more behind it.Posted December 4, 2013 8:17 am
I love Floyd.Posted December 4, 2013 6:43 am
MJ – Boxing is a joke. What are the rankings for if fighters can pick and choose opponents. How many champions per division. Yu could cherrypick the weakest champ in each division and climb divisions while laying claim to be the best.Posted December 4, 2013 5:47 am
Next week Floyd’s opponent will be announced as Khan or Garcia. Neither has a chance. Fact is if Floyd has only 3-4 fights left the opponents should be Pacquiao at 147 and GGG and Martinez at 154. Win all 3 and he’d buoy his rep and HOF standing. But he won’t, so he’ll be remembered as much for ducking opponents as he will be for his skills.Posted December 4, 2013 4:36 am
Khan has been knocked over by super featherweights in the past. Faded lightweight Julio Diaz knocked him down last time out and we all know Garcia spanked Khan’s ass big time. Khan has no belt and has never fought at welterweight. How can he possibly be in line for a shot against FMJ? If that fight happens it will turn boxing into a joke. Khan just wants a retirement pay day. Please don’t make it happen Floyd, you will lose a lot of respect and your legacy will be a joke.Posted December 4, 2013 4:12 am
Fake te tumbo below………..mumbo jumbo tumbo….Posted December 4, 2013 3:12 am
Hahahaha typical hypocrite and a liar ….
I didn’t even read the comment as soon as I read the beginning when he says Oscar won first three rounds then was a shotout and when he said floyed faced undefited Ortiz??????? Hahahahahaha … Wishful thinking …. Newsflash 140 pounder Maidana was the one who knocked the fak out and exposed that hbo hype jobe!! !Posted December 4, 2013 3:07 am
Tark: Exactly… That’s WHY Floyd wants him… Easy payday!! LOL!!!Posted December 4, 2013 1:30 am
Old Coot.., I guaranteed you Floyd is not looking at Alvarado as a possible opponent. The man was stopped twice in his last 3 fights. He has as much chance of fighting Floyd as you have of mating with Beyonce.Posted December 4, 2013 1:29 am
Who cares? Floyd is just too much damned prima-donna drama! Hell, he’s probably gonna call out Alvarado to move up.Posted December 4, 2013 12:56 am
Public enemy, did you miss me you little muffin?Posted December 4, 2013 12:03 am
Canelo did kinda win at least the last 6 rounds.Posted December 4, 2013 12:02 am
Arreola should fight all comers from 108 on up and clean out boxing. Do it all at the Great Western Forum, right down the street from the house I share with mom and my 19 relatives.Posted December 3, 2013 11:50 pm
fake ThrashnephilimPosted December 3, 2013 11:24 pm
FMJ will pretty much demo everyone. Only fight for him period that would be interesting would be Pac. Khan has no chin Floyd would KO him easy.Posted December 3, 2013 11:17 pm
fake tumbo belowPosted December 3, 2013 11:08 pm
Loid the Droid
Manny gonna bring it if he and Loyd fight. Manny gonna bring it to Loyd and take his one and only belt. Manny too awkward for Loyd, Manny punch from all angles and foot work is the best in game. A good offense beats a good defense. Reason here is why Loyd will avoid The Pac Man. He has avoided all these years, why not stretch it a bit further. Manny looked real good against Rios and Loyd knows this.Posted December 3, 2013 11:05 pm
Hi guys, Public Enemy here. Like I said I only talk crap about mexicans because they tease me alot here in my neighborhood. If you take a closer look even when the discussion isnt about mexican fighters I still; like a sore loser, come in here and spill my hatred towards them( mexicans ) I never talk mess about any other fighter ( Pacquioa, Mayweather, Kiltschkos…etc.) So Please accept my apology for my ignorance and my people; for we belong in a zoo somewhere in Wisconsin. I know I say I have mexican friends but thats all make believe because the only friends I make are with the neighborhood’s mexican boots in my culoooo!!!
PEEJ.., “Tark Canelo had been fighting since he was 15. He grew up in the pro game. He got all the experience he was gonna get. another 40 fights was not going to help him.”
Extensive amateur experience always helps you tremendously… Guys like Rignodeaux, Lomachenko, and Golovkin all fought over 350 amateur fights. They were in training all the time for years and faced every conceivable style—and dozens of extremely clever, world class opponents who threw the book at them. There’s nothing you get in the pro game that equals it as to the variety of styles and physical types you face. You spar more rounds because you always have fights coming up. And in a crowded division you can rack up 300 to 400 fights.
Pro fighters often sit around for months with little or no sparring. Many have a maintenance schedule of running, lifting, and the like—but the learning curve is not as sharp. The fights are seldom. The sparring haphazard. The whole discipline suffers, because you can train for months for 3 minutes of work if you don’t get the right opponents. Canelo is a boxer and counterpuncher. He’ll expand his game to a limited degree from here—because he doesn’t have a lot of amateur experience to draw on, and he’s already at a level where he will not stay busy.
Kovalev and Stevenson had 4 fights each this year. Pundits acted as if that’s a lot of activity. I guarantee you they won’t have that many fights next year.Posted December 3, 2013 9:53 pm
He should fight Arreola at the Forum in Los Angeles, just steps from my rented house.Posted December 3, 2013 9:43 pm
disregard the impostor below. my last post before this one was directed at HecDog and Pacquiao’s* refusal to fight like a “legend in a war” and settling for a “lopsided boxing match” v. Rios. Btw, Mikey Garcia doesn’t belong above lightweight, never mind welter. only butt-hurt enema-breath insists on that nonsense.Posted December 3, 2013 9:14 pm
Canelo gave Floyd his toughest match????? Yep as did Rios vs Manny…..lay of the sauce dude…Posted December 3, 2013 8:36 pm
“They say that IF you bite the hand that feeds you then you end UP broke. ”
Who is “they?”Posted December 3, 2013 7:57 pm
Floyd vs Khan will be called Xylocaine hands vs Xylocaine jaw or just call it Xylocaine juice bar.Posted December 3, 2013 7:55 pm
Floyd Xylocaine Mayweather
Now a days floyd lives on undercard fights ppv.Posted December 3, 2013 7:52 pm
Floyd Xylocaine Mayweather
no one cares about the record of a fighter, till he gives a good bloody fight.
it’s just that simple.Posted December 3, 2013 7:51 pm
Danny” Swinger ” Garcia
PLEASE not KHAN. NO. HELL NO.Posted December 3, 2013 7:45 pm
Danny” Swinger ” Garcia
fake tumbo trying to stir things up.Posted December 3, 2013 7:44 pm
Danny” Swinger ” Garcia
Thats true. If Mayweather faced a heavy Canelo Alvarez, I dont see why Mayweather cant take on a LIGHTER GGG.Posted December 3, 2013 7:43 pm
Real fight fans can’t wait for Floyd to retire.Posted December 3, 2013 7:42 pm
Danny” Swinger ” Garcia
PLEASE not KHANPosted December 3, 2013 7:39 pm
When did PAC pick a dud fight and keeping in mind you all picked rios to winPosted December 3, 2013 7:31 pm
Tetumbo- floyd fight best opposition is rubbish guerro, and if khan not best oppositionPosted December 3, 2013 7:30 pm
The tumbo PAC did what floyd does exactly but the difference is PAC only done it once not like duckerPosted December 3, 2013 7:26 pm
Floyd Xylocaine Mayweather
Ms Xylocaine says “I fight for Money and not legecay” and I am sure boxing fans applaud her for saying that.
I guess Ms Xylocaine fights for safety and some money, or else why would Ms Xylocaine run away from the biggest ppv in the history of boxing?Posted December 3, 2013 7:13 pm
Floyd Xylocaine Mayweather
All I ask is level playing field and Xylocaine.
what a joke.Posted December 3, 2013 7:06 pm
Floyd Xylocaine Mayweather
Total fights 45
Floyd Xylocaine Mayweather
All I ask ppl is that if Ms Xylocaine is that great then how come she hardly ko’s her opponents?Posted December 3, 2013 7:01 pm
Floyd Xylocaine Mayweather
Legends are made in a war, not in a lopsided boxing match.Posted December 3, 2013 6:59 pm
HECDOG, Pacquiao* hardly “destroyed” Rios. in fact, “he ran like a coward”, which is precisley what you denigrate Mayweather for(?!). the only lasting damage that Pacquiao* inflicted on Rios was on his pride. otherwise, Rios is as fresh as he was before the opening bell of his bout v. Pacquiao*. No KO. No KD. NO memorable exchanges. just Pacquiao* darting, potshotting, and “running” towards the scorecard decision, which was a foregone conclusion as long as Pacquiao* remained conscious at the final bell.Posted December 3, 2013 6:59 pm
Floyd Xylocaine Mayweather
It’s funny how Floyd fans defend Ms Xylocaine and in return Ms Xylocaine says “I dont fight for my fans”.
Poor floyd fansPosted December 3, 2013 6:44 pm
Floyd Xylocaine Mayweather
Will floyd ever fight without juicing her hands with Xylocaine?Posted December 3, 2013 6:42 pm
Peej give the propaganda a rest if Cotto fights Martinez it will be for the mw championship that’s why they’ll fight at 160. Martinez had the catchweight with Williams because he had the leverage. Bottom line is when both Martinez and 3G say they can make 54 to fight Floyd until he calls their bluff you have to take their word for it.Posted December 3, 2013 6:21 pm
It doesn’t matter that they lost Dib, Gamboa and Kirkland have much bigger names than anyone in Floyds stable. Why would Pac leave TR when he is TR just to make one fight and diss Arum who’s helped him become global boxing icon. What can I say one silly post deserves another.Posted December 3, 2013 6:12 pm
Last fight against Stevens ggg was 159 the weigh in was recorded live by hbo.Posted December 3, 2013 6:07 pm
If 172 Canelo was able to make 152, than 159 GGG can easily make 154 EASY.Posted December 3, 2013 6:03 pm
Sorry but GGG weighs over 160 fight night. I have seen up up to 170. So that is false, he does not come in weight 159. Plus he fights at middle not jr middle.Posted December 3, 2013 6:01 pm
If Floyd could easily handle the solid 172 Canelo than he could do better against the smaller 159 ggg.Posted December 3, 2013 5:58 pm
Just put a clinic on the much bigger Canelo, put on a clinic against Corrales, heck as a matter of fact he has put on a clinic on most of the fighters he fought. But it is nice to see Pac taking a page from Floyds book.Posted December 3, 2013 5:56 pm
Ghetto Thug my friend, Manny Pacquiao put on a boxing clinic when he destroyed and strategically dissected a tough Brandon Rios. Mayweather has never put on this type of display. Manny Pacquiao reminded me of Guillermo Rigondeaux when he outsmarted and outclassed the supposed great fighter that was Nonito Donaire. Manny moved gracefully around the ring and hit Rios with any shot he wanted. His speed was a blur. The fastest in boxing today. Manny displayed the versatility that many never felt he had. If you combine Manny’s speed of foot and hand with the brutal power he possesses, Manny Pacquiao can beat anyone including GGG, Ward and of course Floyd Mayweather. I’ve studied all of their styles, and Manny is the most unique. You must all remember that Manny took a year off before putting on this classic boxing exhibition for the ages. He’s only going to get better. GGG is a great challenge. He is incredibly talented and he comes to fight. I’m not saying a fight between manny and GGG wouldn’t be tough for Manny, but GGG has a style that would get him hurt against Manny Pacquiao. Trust me on this.Posted December 3, 2013 5:55 pm
No because GGG has never made 154 so there is no proof he can make 154. Martinez can’t make 154 and that is coming from his and his teams mouth. That is why the Williams rematch was at a catch weight of 157. Because they said he would have to cut off a limb to make 154. So that holds no water. Funny Dawson said he could make 168 and after everybody said he was drained, Canelo said he could make 152 and everybody said he was drained. So until they can prove they can make 154 comfortably then the fight is not worth mentioning. As a matter of fact Martinez said he would fight Cotto but it would have to take place at 160. Why is that?Posted December 3, 2013 5:51 pm
Floyd vs GGG fot the wbc 154 belt, besides ggg only weighs 159 and not 172 like Canelo.Posted December 3, 2013 5:49 pm
REM you do realize every boxer signed with 50 has lost right. Except for Gamboa and how many times has he fought? So your statement is very very wrong. And the only reason he said sign with TMT is because they can’t do business with Arum. That is all on Arum because he is a greedy old man. Once again I ask, has that stadium started to be built yet?Posted December 3, 2013 5:48 pm
“GGG is also not in their weight class so there is no point in talking about it” – Floyd has 2 belts at 154 and GGG and Martinez both offered the fight at 154. So while it’s true there’s no point in talking about GGG, the reason is because Floyd will never fight him, not because he’s out of the weight class.Posted December 3, 2013 5:45 pm
I have a better idea. Pac is established in the west so he won’t benefit from signing with Floyd but if Floyd signs under Pac promotions Pac can make him an even bigger star world wide. GTFOH with Pac signing under Floyd what does the world boxing icon look like signing with weak a$$ tmt who’s at the bottom of the business. SMS has already past tmt with the signing of Gamboa a fighter who’s better than anyone at tmt. Back to my point Pac can do more for Floyd than vice versa.Posted December 3, 2013 5:35 pm
GGG is also not in their weight class so there is no point in talking about itPosted December 3, 2013 5:32 pm
Niether Pac or Floyd can beat 3G. Lets get one thing straight 3G isn’t Canelo. Everyone wants a shot at Canelo at jmw but no one at mw wants any part of 3G. While there are unanswered questions on where Canelo ranks among the top jmws do to his reluctance to fight them 3G stands head and shoulders above the mw division experiencing the opposite of what Canelo is experiencing 3G can’t get a top mw in the same arena he fights in. Those trying to belittle 3G ROTF…. save the rhetoric that’s a bad man.Posted December 3, 2013 5:23 pm
They say that IF you bite the hand that feeds you then you end UP broke. Arum isn’t going to allow his most prized Fighter to Fight on Showtime after HBO is exclusively airing his promotional company’s Fights. Arum is more concerned about HIMSELF than Pacquiao. Pacquiao may make more money taking rhe Floyd Fight on Showtime but Top Rank will LOSE more money in the long run because HBO will feel burned….Pacquiao needs to stand UP for HIMSELF and demand a Floyd Fight on Showtime or have Floyd buy him out of his contract with Top Rank….Arum let Pacquiao Fight Mosley on Showtime when he thought it was to HIS benefit but now he won’t let Pac face Floyd on Showtime. Thats called being CONTRADICTORY. What else would you expect from Mr. I lied before but now I’m telling the TRUTH.Posted December 3, 2013 5:21 pm
Just hope it’s a white opponent so that I can feel good when Floyd beats him up.Posted December 3, 2013 5:17 pm
Well we need Pac and company to man up and accept the terms Floyd will lay out. Arum will not want no part of that. Just like he is already say HBO needs to be apart of the fight when Pac has no contract with HBO.Posted December 3, 2013 5:10 pm
Opponent should be Manny, but Floyd the dodger may duck or he may man up and fight the guy that could take him to a loss. Man up Floyd, fight Manny Pacquaio and put it all on the line.Posted December 3, 2013 5:09 pm
Because Pac has lost 2 of his last 3 fights. That is why they are saying he needs to beat Bradley. Showtime is of course on board because of the money it will generate. But Arum says HBO is on board and Pac does not even have a contract with HBO which means Arum is really not on board.Posted December 3, 2013 5:08 pm
Sure, Mayeather maybe looking forward to revealing his May 3rd opponent next week, but as far as I’m conerned if it isn’t Pacquiao the fight doesn’t matter!
See, I recall Mayweather saying “we put fighters on our undercard to build them up so we can tear them down,” on 24/7 during training for the Alvarez fight.
I also remember when Mayweather and his team would say fxxk the fans.
How about when Mayweather said “Manny Pacquiao, yes, your next,” during the press conference for the Victor Ortiz fight, then denied saying that when it’s all over the internet.
And when Mayweather said he would fight Pacquiao on the condition Pacquiao dropped the defamation lawsuit against him.
Pacquiao says “I am willing to fight Mayweather, so it’s up to him.” Even uncle Roger said “Pacquiao needs to fight Floyd.” Arum is on board, and Showtime wants to start talks for the fight.
But Roger now says “Pacquiao needs to beat Bradley to create interest for Floyd fight,” like he has no clue fans already been waiting years for the fight. Mayweather Sr. adds he thinks “Pacquiao needs to beat Canelo or Guerrero to redeem himself for Floyd Jr. fight.”
So regardless of who Mayweather faces, it just doesn’t mean anything if it isn’t Pacquiao.Posted December 3, 2013 4:52 pm
Tark Canelo had been fighting since he was 15. He grew up in the pro game. He got all the experience he was gonna get. another 40 fights was not going to help him.Posted December 3, 2013 4:43 pm
Hecdog, the $#i+ u smoke is awesome, Pac fighting AND BEATING GGG??? is one of the dumbest things said in ESB…… Do u remember when u said “when Pac returns it wont be pretty, u should keep children and women away from t.v. cuz the whole world will witness an ugly murder”… well I didnt see that murder, what I saw (and the whole world saw) was a one dimensional Pac getting hit (and fighting a lame guy coming from an “L”, Pac didnt change at all, he would be embarrased by Money May (if he and Top Crap Promotions) gathers enough balls to fight himPosted December 3, 2013 4:43 pm
Floyd beat Marquez, Pac had nip tuck battles that could of gone either way. And if you say he beat Bradley which I have already said he did then you have to agree Marquez beat Pac in the 3rd fight. That fight wasn’t even close. Hey does anybody know if the stadium has been built so they can actually start the Floyd vs Pac negotiations? I know that was a problem last time.Posted December 3, 2013 4:42 pm
“I hope it’s Kahn the posts here will be histerical.” – Agree with REM. If Floyd’s next opponent is not one of the three I just listed may as well go for comedy hour. PS: 3rd time trying to post and no am not too fast ESB fix your lame site. I am out.Posted December 3, 2013 4:29 pm
“even if khan is next im sure he will fight Sergio/Garcia mayb even pac and GGG b4 hes done” – Ray Ray, the only guy on your list Floyd will fight is Garcia. He’ll never fight Pac, Martinez or GGG. Ever.Posted December 3, 2013 4:27 pm
Canelo was young all right… Only 22 when he signed to fight Floyd.
Saul had virtually no amateur experience to call on. You can’t buy extensive amateur experience. You need many calendar years to acquire it—like Rigondeaux, Golovkin, and Lomachanko—3 of the greatest amateurs ever. They are masters of the game.
Kovalev had a far lesser number of amateur fights, but still over 200. You could tell as soon as the first bell sounded—from the way Kov navigated the ring with a mastery that green kids like Canelo and Cleverly can’t match.
Floyd needs to fight a more physically mature world champ like Danny Garcia, who had 120 amateur fights. Garcia has no weight issues to destroy his effort. He conquered several well known world champions with his withering firepower. Danny doesn’t have a masterful jab, a weapon that’s needed to beat Floyd—but he has unreal leverage on his left hook—and it’s possible to catch Floyd with it…
Mosley is not a great finisher. If Danny gets you going he puts you away.Posted December 3, 2013 4:26 pm
Love how the mayweather fans knock PAC opponents, if may picks khan o boy he is would have shot himself in the footPosted December 3, 2013 4:26 pm
No burg he might pick a fighter of his weight just probably someone from a retirement homePosted December 3, 2013 4:23 pm
PEEJ – everyone knows Pac beat bradley and Pac has 2 wins and a draw against marquez. Despite the KO, Pacquaio is still the winner of their seriesPosted December 3, 2013 4:22 pm
Fraud said ‘Next, weak’. Another weak or weight-drained opponent.Posted December 3, 2013 4:22 pm
And peej your fairytale is duckweather, manny has beaten Marquez don’t forget and ask sredmomd he beat Bradley to so your argument about boxers is flooredPosted December 3, 2013 4:19 pm
Peej I think somewhere you said khan beats PAC, your not as smart as I thought if you said that hope I read that wrongPosted December 3, 2013 4:16 pm
Peej, that fight may just happen if Floyd doesn’t want to fight. Manny is not afraid to test himself. And what a shock to the world that would be when Manny defeat GGG. Don’t count Manny out. He is not one dimensional as some think.Posted December 3, 2013 4:14 pm
Its just unfortunate Pac is not good against boxers. Ducked Guzman, got beat by Bradley, Kod by Marquez, beat by a prime Morales. He needs a fighter to stand in front of him to look good and win.Posted December 3, 2013 4:14 pm
You do realize Pac weighed 147 against Bradley and Marquez right. So saying he barely makes 147 is actually not right. Now Floyd Barely making 152 would be correct because the next day he was 146. And Pac struggled against Margacheato, no way he can beat GGG. That is crazy talk. You really are enamored with Pac. You are living in a fairy tale. Sorry but GGG would be up for Murder if he fought Pac.Posted December 3, 2013 4:13 pm
Hecdog, how come Pac doesn’t fight GGG?Posted December 3, 2013 4:10 pm
GGG is the top middleweight in the world bar none. It’s not his fault that he’s beating up everyone, and he stays busy. This is a young, talented skilled fighter. Mayweather wouldn’t dare fight this guy. The only guy that could beat him is Manny Pacquiao. He’s fast enough and strong enoughregardless of the size. Many can barely make 145. He’s actually a super light weight beating much bigger opponents, which makes his legacy that much more impressive. His 8th title victory over Margarito was a classic destruction of a much larger opponent. Margarito out weighed Manny by more than 15 pounds. Don’t ever think Manny can’t beat GGG, because he can and will if they fight. This is the exact reason people love Manny and don’t respect Mayweather. Manny has no fear, Floyd is scared to death to take on anyone that may challenge him.Posted December 3, 2013 4:02 pm
I hope it’s Kahn the posts here will be histerical.Posted December 3, 2013 3:35 pm
Canelo fought a SOLID young, undefeated Champion who was coming off a win against a HOF that he nicely outboxed from the South Paw stance… What has GGG done that is comparable?? Beat up Macklin after Martinez slayed him and he dropped one to Sturm within a 3 or 4 fight span???? AGAIN GGG’s fans are responsible for this calling on the carpet his name is being bandied about at a level he has NOT attained and thus he will be the subject of serious scrutiny and ire hanging at 160 and waiting for the next cadaver they can find for him…. We are NOT fooled…Posted December 3, 2013 3:33 pm
Mayweather Vs, Kahn makes the most sense money wise. The fght will be huge becuae Kahn is from England and they show up and out it will generate 100 mil + easy. Yes he has no chance of winning but with a good sales pitch they both will earn big. Bradley nor Manny will get a fight because of Bob Arum they are with Top rank. Garcia wouldnt be a big enough ppv event yet.Maybe the nixt fight but Kahn is the logical choice.Posted December 3, 2013 3:33 pm
I just hope that it is not Khan….I mean that would be ZZZZZZZZZZ……IT WIL NOT be Bradley as the Mayweathers want Paquiao ti fight Bradley as a requisite to him fighting Money. Garcia will be a much interesting fight. We all know KHAN has zero chances of beating Money.Posted December 3, 2013 3:10 pm
Am I missing something, his faught NOBODY at a stage where great fighters could retire as ATG or HOFmers.Posted December 3, 2013 2:47 pm
Dude is over 30 and has faught nothing but bums yet his something special. Canelo is 23 & Has a loss to Mayweather and possibly fighting Cotto next.Posted December 3, 2013 2:44 pm
WTF, GGG?Posted December 3, 2013 2:42 pm
Gennady Golovkin is a middleweight he is 160 way to big dude. Floyd had trouble making 152 against Alverez and Cotto. He is a 147 he already said his next bout will be at 147, he is a small guy, fighters like Martinez or GGG they need to come down . The only reason he took Alverez was because of his following GGG hasnt fought anyone. Besides GGG dude is 160 pounder you talking about like a 30 pound weight difference on fight night if they met at 154 after the weigh in dude could blow up to like 175. Hell no Floyd had trouble making 152Posted December 3, 2013 2:00 pm
who gives a crap about Floyd or Pac with respect to GGG. He should be fighting MWs, and if his frame is big enough, SMWs, not guys who don’t even make the 147 limit at weigh-in.Posted December 3, 2013 1:51 pm
Hec Floyd beat fighters on the decline? Oscar was still a top contender when Floyd schooled him the first three rounds were close yes. But after that he was shut out and didnt land anything like he did Shane, And this was before Manny made Oscar quit. Hatton, Ortiz and even Canelo were all undefeated until they faces Floyd. Problem is he make great fighters look like journeymen so people think they on the decline. He beat everyone at 140 and 147 worth talking about. Corrales Manfready Baldimoir Castello the list goes on. Manny beat everyone Floyd had already been through except for Cotto. Floyds was with Top rank Arum derailed a lot of these big fights from happening like Oscar who Floyd called out for years and Cotto. Thats why he left Top rank. Gatti has another beast that Floyd destroyed. Manny simply is not the fighter he use to be even before the K.O. he couldnt KO a feather punching Bradley or a punching bag like Rios. Manny would be K.Oed again if he faced anyone other than these handpicked fighters. Marquez dropped him twice and the previous fighter were giving to Manny he never Convincingly beat Marquez. And Marquez didnt win one round agaisnt Floyd. Manny simply out works fighters, they have these guys at a catch weight like Cotto and Oscar. Everyone manny foghts has trouble making weight, And anyone who dont have trough or is a natural welter beat him. Arum derailed Floyd Vs. Manny many times Manny is a puppet dude has offered 30 mil and turned it down fought Marquez for 3 mil and gets KTFO. Floyd makes 100 mil a fight, Manny is a waste of time. Maybe if he avenges like losses and beast some real contenders like Danny Garcia, Broner or even a Cotto rematch people will show interest but again Arum was never interested in seeing it because he knows his boy will leave on a his back again, 45 have tried 45 have failed.Posted December 3, 2013 1:48 pm
Hecdog is on a Mayweather bashing spree at the moment. So if you think the large GGG smashes Floyd to a pulp then you would agree then that he would kill Pac then. lol. GGG and Floyd is not even a match worth talking about.Posted December 3, 2013 1:41 pm
GGG just signed on to fight ANOTHER BUM in Monte Carlo LOL…. Meanwhile you guys are busy assigning him wins over ALL the premier boxers in the World when he has ANOTHER scrub in his sites…. It would be funny if it was NOT so damn sad… This guy is NOT beating Mayweather to a pulp, never can, never will even though hes chasing a former 130 pounder… Golovkin is a NOBODY compared to Floyd Mayweather and its gonna stay that way to be honest, at this point in his career Floyd had already dominated a division, and won titles in multiple weight classes… GGG is still looking for a name that is NOT just outright embarrassing absent Macklin who was a solid Martinez leftover…Posted December 3, 2013 1:37 pm
The Mossad Man
SREDMOND SPEAK THAT TRUTH!!!!Posted December 3, 2013 12:31 pm
when you discuss sports do you have to use prison rape to get your point across?Posted December 3, 2013 12:12 pm
Mitt, you just KILLED your own argument, was Ralph Jones a “Great fighter” when he beat Robinson? Was Rustico Torrecampo Great when he stopped Pacquaio? Was Marquez at his PEAK at 39 when he stopped Manny at a weight where he NEVER beat another boxer? Were Brewster, Sanders and Purrity Great when they stopped Wlad Klits? Was Buster Douglas Great when he stopped Tyson? Reality is that Mayweather has fought a slew of boxers who have more accomplishments and are greater than the guys who defeated these noteworthy boxers YET Mayweather has NOT had that off night nor been taken down because he is GREAT… The only guy on that list who was Great that knocked off a Great fighter is Marquez and Mayweather treated him like a Rag Doll…
Deep water, AGAIN I’m discussing professional sports I could care less about Police Athletic, Leagues, The Boys Club, Toys for Tots or the Make a Wish Foundation as it pertains to top boxers… It’s all about accomplishments in the ring and NOT subjective character judgements, your attempt to tie in social issues with boxers and use that as some sort of driver or shaming mechanism to gain consensus in who and who is NOT worthy of the publics respect in the ring FALLS flat… Fighters are often me with checkered pasts and we enjoy their boxing nonetheless… Live with itPosted December 3, 2013 12:03 pm
Danny Garcia has a chance to beat Floyd. I love to watch him. He’s great at timing rapid fire shots and nailing you between your punches. Just a natural ability he has. He’s great at taking a hard shot and getting his counter shot in there. The world won’t end when Floyd loses a fight.
People were amazed when Ralph Jones beat Ray Robinson, but everyone has somebody who can beat them. Floyd has been lucky so far because he never met a peak great fighter. Danny has in his last fight. Danny is moving in on his peak performance within the next couple years or so. He’s about 26 or 27, has had some great wins, is about 27-0, and smashed the guy they’re trying to set Floyd up with.Posted December 3, 2013 11:22 am
There are a lot of fights that can’t be made for one reason or the other. When he was contracted to HBO there where a lot of fighters contracted to Showtime and the fight couldn’t be made. Williams was overrated and couldn’t stay at a weight class long enough. Margacheato should never be brought into the conversation, he is a cheater. He has fought a lot of HOF fighters. But you can break down any fighter and say he ducked fighters or fought this guy instead of that guy. Not hard at all to break down dang near any fighters resume in boxing.Posted December 3, 2013 11:22 am
Tachy- you really think Floyd should fight khan? Here’s the thing for being Floyd mayweather he’s already fought em enough Amir khans! Guerrero,Ortiz, fights that shouldn’t have happened, Floyd should fight the best not only people he knows he can beat! Yea people say he’d never sign to fight Canelo but he built that rep caus as good as Floyd is and he is super in that ring he’s not always fought the best out there, let’s be honest for having the ball on his court he ducked many fights!Posted December 3, 2013 11:14 am
PAC will not take place so let’s hope it is Bradley.Posted December 3, 2013 11:05 am
My ONLY problem with FMJ is he ducked Paul Williams, Margarito, and Manny at WW. He’s a great fighter. He lost to Castillo but beat him in the rematch. Props.Posted December 3, 2013 11:01 am
I’m a GGG fan as a lot of people are. He’s exciting, has shown deft skill in cutting off the ring and has shown a great beard. All I wanna see is for him to continue to fight better opposition and clean out the division. Martinez doesn’t want to fight him at this point. He’s too big for FMJ so people should stop that.Posted December 3, 2013 10:58 am
Does it matter the highest paid athelete has fought all champions all fights are against fighters coming off wins. People understand what we are witnessing will not come around for another 30 years. the complete package. Leonard with defense, A Ali with more control and who took better care of his body. A fighter who is so great other countries press hard for fighter from there country to beat this giant. Writers from different backgrounds are in aw of this fighter. So writer will lie to promote other fighters hoping they can pull off a victory when knowing full well the fighter lack skills. People say hello to the greatest fighter whoever live.
many kids box, many kids start out in youth programs sponsored by police athletic league’s to teach them discipline and counter act the street culture.many teenagers read articles on this website. prison rape has no context in boxing. I said nothing about tea party or other things. please stop projecting the things that you hate. there are gentleman boxers as well as other types. it all depends on what you glorify.Posted December 3, 2013 10:41 am
Before the Canelo fight everybody was saying Floyd would not sign to fight Canelo, Canelo was going to KO Floyd. After the fight that is when all this too green to fight, too slow, didn’t weight enough, he weighed too much he was weight drained came out. There are plenty of fighters Floyd fought that where supposed to beat him but after they lost there was always an excuse on why they lost.Posted December 3, 2013 10:40 am
A Khan fight still probably sells a mil but it is definitely a fight I don’t want to see because Floyd wins that by KO. Khan does not have the chin to stand up to the speed of Floyd. Pac declined the fight, which is understandable, why would he want to take an L when he can make money fighting these guys that are brawlers that are perfect for his style. They are still trying to find that style to beat Floyd, just nobody has had success, They have tried brawling, boxing, counter punching. They don’t know what to do. Greatest boxer of his generation.Posted December 3, 2013 10:37 am
So AGAIN Adrian who am I calling “a racist” I did NOT even call out the VERY bigoted comments below from a couple of posters and NEITHER DO you?? Seems your reading skills and comprehension is VERY selective LMAO!! You revert to racial discussions EVERYTIME your points are failing as do many of the WEAK on ESB…
“Shallow Water” this is a boxing website and some of us glorify BOXERS and what they do in the ring, I could care less about kids in the context of the sport (they don’t box) I don’t think you really care either, you are simply trying to inject FALSE morality into sport when the separation of church and state should be pretty clear consider taking you WEAK bleating to a Tea Party or Christian Dating Site… This is about the fight game on herePosted December 3, 2013 10:30 am
Adrian, feel free to show me where I call someone “a racist” because they don’t like Mayweather? I’m going in on Golovkin because his fans are setting him up for the KILL… If you are gonna try to BASH an 8 or 9 time World Champion in 5 weight classes with 4 Lineal Championships, Undefeated in over 20 World Title fights with a MW boxer who’s has a WEAK resume and is still working his way up then you open Golovkin up to SERIOUS scrutiny and that’s just how it goes… Somehow clowns wanna set this guy as “the new bar” well what’s the “bar” for Golovkin??? Stevens?? Sorry not buying this and the FREE pass he’s getting for chasing an older MUCH smaller boxer is weak… Floyd faced a YOUNGER, BIGGER Champion yet guys wanna scoff whereas Golovkins supposed to be lauded for riding the sac of a small WW (same fight night weight as Pacquiao) just a fact…GTFOHPosted December 3, 2013 10:25 am
why do certain people glorify prison rape,robbery,murder ,multiple unwed pregnancy,gaudy jewelry and flash cars? please do not be part of the problem. teach the young ones by example please.Posted December 3, 2013 10:01 am
Two piece- you and sredmond are the one I see going on and on about ggg “garbage resume” … Lol talk about hate ….
So based on your logic if anyone criticizes mayweather is automatically a racist but hating on ggg and call his resume garbage that’s corect with you eh?
I like ggg and his resume is what it is I like mayweather as a boxer and has a decent resume but I can’t stand people when they attack every mayweather opponent and justify every bs he does and attack everyone … Everytime someone appears as a p4 p boxer mayweather fans start attacking , first PAC then was Canelo before the fight was announced all these mayweather fans were saying Canelo “fought no one ,he is green, he lost against trout , he comes at fight night 180 pounds ” etc… But as soon as the fight was over Canelo suddenly became the best boxer outside mayweather in boxing today for them.
SHOUOLD BE PAC OR BRADLEY.. OR FREAKING RETIRE ALREADY!!Posted December 3, 2013 9:20 am
Paragon, Ward Unified because he BEAT his opponents NO fighter is invincible because of the location of a boxing ring… Manny Pacquaio became a STAR on US soil because the man could FIGHT… Showtime gave Froch a neutral location and he STILL lost (Atlantic City) a place that he had won before… Do you REALLY think a US company is gonna only stage fights in Eastern Europe?? HAHAHAHAHA!! That’s ridiculous! Ward drew the FAVORITE first round of the tourney and experts thought he caught a bad hand (Kessler) after he prison raped Mikkel the rest is history… #2 P4P on the planet has not lost since he was 12, cleaned out that division like a DUST BUSTER…Posted December 3, 2013 9:11 am
anoy. either mayweather is the GOAT, or the rest are all hype jobs.Posted December 3, 2013 9:09 am
Two Piece, I agree that Garcias resume is much better and his mastery of his division stands out at Jr WW… As for Bradley, you will have the same issue as Pacquiao he’s a Top Rank, HBO fighter…If TR was gonna get humble and do anything Floyd dictates my thought is it would be to do a PAC Man battle unless Bradley pulls a Cotto and defects..Posted December 3, 2013 9:05 am
Reality is that Martinez had to MOVE UP and take hard fights to finally get his shot and maybe GGG will have to do the same, a couple years ago no one was discussing this guy much even in hardcore circles…He bangs out some scrubs and suddenly PROVEN fighters like Mayweather, Martinez and Ward are supposed to be “terrified of him” I remember when Jeff Lacy and Kelly Pavlik were supposed to be unbeatable and spare me the Monday Morning Quarterbacking…. Golovkin has NOT fought anyone of real consequence and he does not deserve to be discussed as a peer of Martinez, Ward or Mayweather as it pertains to standing or accomplishment… He and Sergio should clash eventually assuming Martinez is cleared and can stay healthy..Mentioning him as a Wars opponent has died down after Dre rebounded from surgery and worked over the very heavy Rodriguez with his customary ease… Floyd Mayweather is an ATG and that’s a fact, if GGG did a Paul Walker he would be forgotten in a year, the man simply has no historical accomplishments worth noting, the shortened career of Ike Ibeabuchi stand out WAY more (Stopping Byrd, epic battle Tua) Mayweather is soon to be 37 and does not have to prove his mettle by fighting a MW after beginning at 130…GGG is being coddled by his fans who want to award him everything absent him waiting his turn…He does not need another 3 pedestrian wins, the man needs solid matchups 160 or above and if he is the MASSIVE draw you idiots claim he is the $$$$$ will compel a top fighter to take that bait… Mayweather runs boxing he has made MORE $$$ in one fight than GGG will in his whole career and that’s not personal it’s true of 90% of fighters…Posted December 3, 2013 9:02 am
SRed – why do you bother with this GGG saga. His resume is crap compared to Danny Garcia & Tim Bradley. The only people interested on that fight are Pactards, haters and racists who want nothing more than the demise of MayweatherPosted December 3, 2013 8:56 am
Or Mayweather vs Alexander, Cotto vs Canelo, Broner vs Garcia, Thurman vs Matthyse. Mega Event @ MGM(Mayweather Gets Money).Las Vegas.Posted December 3, 2013 8:49 am
Again, I have heard this TIRED “everybody’s ducking me argument before” if GGG is so hungry to “face the best” then he will have to do whatever it takes to get the appropriate challengers in the ring… Guys have been spewing crap like
if canelo was meant to be the best out there,what does that say about the rest of them.Posted December 3, 2013 8:45 am
MGM, May 2014, Las VEGAS : Mayweather vs Martinez, Main Event. Undercard : Cotto vs Canelo, Broner vs Garcia, Thurman vs Matthyse. SHOWTIME/CBS/GBP/MAYWEATHER Promotions. 3M PPV sales.Posted December 3, 2013 8:44 am
Swedish Boxing Fan
I would vote for Floyd Mayweather Jr taking on Bernard Hopkin’s challange for a fight at middleweight level. Fighting Amir Khan instead of Manny Paquiao is just a way of picking an easyer fight as Paquiao is the best opponent possible – well after a dream fight with Bernard Hopkins, but that fight will never happen annyway so I will go for Paquiao.Posted December 3, 2013 7:48 am
I don’t think Muhammed ducked anyone perhaps the old timers will correct me but the man loved a good fight even ” in a telephone booth”.Posted December 3, 2013 7:16 am
SRL ducked MacCullum, Jackson & Nunn, cherrypicked Terrible Terry Norris and got served. LOLPosted December 3, 2013 7:14 am
Ali, sugar ray never ducked best fighters, if he picks khan he will never be TBE not even closePosted December 3, 2013 6:58 am
Mayweather- Khan es basura 100%.Posted December 3, 2013 6:54 am
Sredmomd he is meant to be the best which is why he should fight the bestPosted December 3, 2013 6:51 am
Adrian – stop trying to turn this into a race war, facts are the truth not colour, GGG has faught no world class boxer, & don’t elevate his status by grouping him with boxers who have achievements in boxing while his just beat on bums and is calling out a WW to show his greatness,.Posted December 3, 2013 5:26 am
If it’s Khan I am not interested. Khan is a joke. He just wants a retirement pay day. Please don’t let it be Khan.Posted December 3, 2013 5:08 am
Well? Ok. Im glad we cleared the air? Clear as mud.Posted December 3, 2013 3:36 am
Trust me Floyd and Manny isnt happening until 2015. Manny is off contract with Toprank yr ending 2014.Posted December 3, 2013 3:27 am
Floyd has more title fights, been in there with more current, more x champs and more top 10 pnd 4 pnd guys than Manny has….So Mannys fans calling Floyd a cherry picker is a little confusing….Could 1 of Mannys fan boys please explain this? I just cant work it out.Posted December 3, 2013 3:18 am
Obviously people will look for somebody to beat the GOAT… That’s only natural… But Floyd is not going to pull an Emile Griffith and fight for the 160lb title at 150.
Canelo had an easy time at 154… Trout wanted the fight… Martinez doesn’t want to face GGG…so Golovkin has to wait for pressure to build up because most people think he KO’s Martinez … Then he smashes Quillin and he can face Ward as a unified 160-pound champ.
Canelo was a unified champ—but he lacks Golovkin’s strength, pace, defense, activity level, speed, infighting skills, jab, and attacking ability.Posted December 3, 2013 3:17 am
Yep for sredmond the klitchkos, Calzaghe and ggg never fought anyone good … They must all been around when the “era” was week or they ducked they never faced the best ….Posted December 3, 2013 3:12 am
Get that 8 division crap out of here there’s no title at 150.Posted December 3, 2013 3:04 am
You are wasting your time mate reasoning with fools who will not answer your legitimate questions concerning GGG.
All they want to do is to discredit Floyd and I am yet to hear some of them saying “now that Manny has finally won a fight, he should face GGG”.
So my friend, no matter what you say they will find some stupid thing to write about BUT the trust is Floyd Mayweather is the best boxer in the world…PERIOD!Posted December 3, 2013 3:02 am
Like I said before, first you guy say Floyd is ducking, then when he fights and beat his opposition. The usual response is he new he could beat him he was weight drain he was old or out of his prime. With the fans that hate Mayweather he will never win it will always be something. It like when he fought De La Hoya at 154 or should I say 148 because his body doesn’t hold 154. It was a great performance by Mayweather it was he beat a passed his prime fighter. Recently when Canelo called Mayweather out the people on this sight said he would duck him, he made the fight. Then it was oh he had to weight drain him, I wont mention the other fighter that created his popularity at 147 by doing that very thing but was applauded for it. The other fight also used rehydration clauses. The excuse came after all wrote Mayweather would not fight Canelo and he did and won. I see the double standards that are put in place and recognize them for what they are, Even see how people refuse to see Arum as the responsible party for Mayweather/Pacquiao not happening after knowing his history of protecting his fighters. This has been crazy the positions people take just because of Race and Hate.Posted December 3, 2013 3:01 am
No one cares about who Mayweather’s next opponent is! If he fights Khan, which I think he will, he will continue to make fools out of his fans. The ONLY fight that matters is a fight versus the legendary, only 8 division boxing champion in history, fighter of the Decade and the greatest fighting machine of our time, Manny Pacman Pacquiao. If he doe not fight this legend, he will look like a complete scared chicken even more than he does now. Manny Pacquiao is boxing today. The world keeps its eyes on Manny Pacquiao because he is the best today and has been for the last 10 years. Floyd can continue his cherry picked ways, but no one is going to pay to see him. Manny is the greatest.Posted December 3, 2013 3:00 am
I think it could be Garcia at 140. Mayweather wins to hold 140, 147 and 154 WBC and lineal championships at the same time. What do you guys think?Posted December 3, 2013 2:47 am
And yes I no Devon is fighting this month.Posted December 3, 2013 2:43 am
Id laugh if Floyd asked Khan 2 step aside so Floyd could fight Alexander…..many a time ive heard people say Floyd avoided Devon…..Posted December 3, 2013 2:40 am
SREDMOND, I’d like to request you f.c.u.k off you n1g-tr0ll.Posted December 3, 2013 2:37 am
Look Floyd holds a title at 154lbs.
GGG says he`ll go to that weight to fight him.
Now all the Maysuckers make out like this is some kind of craaaaaaaazy idea.
Well it isn`t. FLoyd can just come out and say he doesn`t want it and GGG will leave him alonePosted December 3, 2013 2:36 am
Kelly Smunt Against Racism
SREDMOND basically goes into a coon-rage every time he sees a white fighter getting praised. He has to throw down his watermelon and jump on that keyboard to rattle off 300 meaningless posts like the ill-educated, poorly mannered baboon that he is.
He really does display the ill bearing and manner of some kind of truculent ape.Posted December 3, 2013 2:34 am
And you also like to conveniently forget that Showtime set up a competition which basically repeatedly brought World champions to Wards’s home – and that is the ONLY reason why Ward unified anything.
Absent that tournament you would have Kessler and Froch not bothering to fight him, and everyone would be able to say “When is Ward booking a win over a decent fighter?”
Set that kind of tournament up at MW and you`ll see GGG emerge with all the titles.Posted December 3, 2013 2:30 am
Who cares? Il worry about GGG when he fights some1. GGG in the same breath as Floyd? WOW drink much? Hurry up and fight some1Borat.Posted December 3, 2013 2:25 am
SREDMOND – how can you possibly say people aren`t ducking Golovkin.
Murray is his mandatory – his MANDATORY, and he doesn`t want the fight, he has plain out said it on skysports before that the only way to beat GGG is with a baseball bat.
GGG was STurms mandatory for 2 years. 2 YEARS and the guy kept finding other fights to avoid him.
Geale won the title and is ordered to fight GGG – he drops the title rather than face him.
Quillin is asked about GGG, and then suddenly he is talking about wanting loads of money because he is a big star, right before getting very lucky against Rosado who GGG destroyed.
Martinez won`t even say Golovkins name, and everyone is giving him a pass on actually losing to Murray, and not wanting GGG just after injury.
You just willfully don`t want to see that noone is taking GGG fights. Stevens is the first middleweight to call him out and GGG obliged and laid him out.
I seriously don`t understand how you call yourself a boxing fan and yet spend time slating GGG, instead of the guys who won`t fight him.
What is wrong with you?Posted December 3, 2013 2:16 am
This talk of “EVERYONE ducking Golovkin” is OLD if he really wants to entice guys MOVE UP then… What makes him think smaller guys are gonna wanna face a MW?? GGG is not that imposing to these 168 pounders… Besides I don’t believe everyone’s ducking him it’s too convienent..Posted December 3, 2013 2:07 am
When is Golovkin gonna book a serious win at 160?????? Or are we gonna continue to hear how he Is the “best guy” that NEVER beat a fighter of consequence…At this point I would take Chavez Jr, who though undisciplined is BIG and tough at the weight, Martin Murray would be a good step, a World Class strong MW who has not been KOED recently…Besides who the hell wants to hear GGG fans making excuses if he dropped a full 7 pounds and then Mayweather runs circles around him? Are we gonna hear his fans say “Floyd’s the better man” NOOOO They are gonna whine how Gennady “was dead on the scales and FMJ took advantage” this game is OLD… Let’s see GGG go after a BIGGER fighter with skills, Ward would make him look like a RANK amateur at 168.Posted December 3, 2013 2:04 am
Martinez, Quilan, Frovh, Grove, Kovalev and Stevenson. Thats only 3 divisions and no HOFmers there either coward.Try that for size.Posted December 3, 2013 2:01 am
Bulawayo2 is a disgusting racist coward whose idea of greatness is a MW calling out a smaller and older great.Posted December 3, 2013 1:59 am
So who would you like to see him fight? Martinez won’t be ready for him any time soon if ever, Murray had a chance to fight him in Monte Carlo but doesn’t seem all that interested now that it might become a reality. Kid Chocolate, you’ve got to be kidding all mouth, an easy night for Golovkin. Barker why not, Geale already ducked GGG, so who exactly must he fight?Posted December 3, 2013 1:58 am
Golovkin is NOT Canelo that’s correct .1) Canelo unified his division, GGG is facing scrubs 2.) Canelo established himself as top
Man please compared to Floyd Mayweather Gennady Golovkin is not even a “decent fighter” anyone saying he’s “more skilled” than Mayweather is FULL of the obvious…If Golovkin is so much better than Mayweather and every other 154 pounder then why would he need to boil down to chase smaller guys?? Truth is that Golovkin is verging on being the MOST overhyped fighter in the sport when you look at the qualitative component of his resume Broner, Stevenson and some of the other new guys have been beating some noteworthy opponents on their respective divisions, Broner is set to face Maidana at 147, a tough out and credible, heavy handed opponent.. All we are hearing about GGG is “Everyone’s scared of him from 175-154 YET we only see him facing C class fighters like Stevenson and listening to his dik less fans try to pass him off as a Jr MW when he has never fought there…Posted December 3, 2013 1:47 am
Throw around ALL the names you gusys want…NO ONE at 147 or 154 can beat Floyd, NO ONE! It simply comes down to “who can put cheeks in seats”, either way they’re losing!Posted December 3, 2013 1:21 am
Eye of the tiger
It’s khan. They said showtime is cozying up to him and he’s announcing this weekPosted December 3, 2013 12:56 am
Floyd Xylocaine Mayweather
Floyd says “all i ask for is level playing field and Xylocaine”.Posted December 3, 2013 12:40 am
That has been said about almost all of Mayweather opponents, until he fights them and beats them. Then it will be he only fought him because he knew he could beat him. You fan are so fickle.Posted December 3, 2013 12:36 am
Floyd has like 4 fights if he wants khan so be it he just came off fight with guy who was supposed to end his care did not happen. If he wants to take a khan fight so be it.Posted December 3, 2013 12:23 am
Love Floyd, but hope it’s not khan!Posted December 3, 2013 12:20 am
Floyd Xylocaine Mayweather
Ms Xylocaine is fighting Kell Brooks next.Posted December 2, 2013 11:57 pm
Won’t be Golovkin that’s for sure, Mayweather knows his limits and GGG is way beyond his. Never happen, Golovkin far too good for Mayweather at 154lb, he destroys him.Posted December 2, 2013 11:36 pm
In extra related news, Khan will be joining the Showtime cast…this Saturday. I’d duck Alexander for the lottery; you wouldn’t?Posted December 2, 2013 11:33 pm
*hallucinogen…:)Posted December 2, 2013 11:32 pm
Te tumbo, you are on a hallucigen called mayweather….I am sure you are carrying two peanuts in your mouth at all times thinking they are Mayweather’s nuts…Posted December 2, 2013 11:30 pm
Khan isnt my 1st choice opponent 4 Floyd…..not much any1 here can do about? He may surprise people just yet? Whats Sergio up 2? He fought in april. Khan is nothing more than a cash and dash, not named money Mayweather 4 nothing.Posted December 2, 2013 11:05 pm
what does it matter whether it’s Khan, Garcia, Bradley, or Pacquiao*? Mayweather’s convincing win over Canelo confirmed beyond all reasonable doubt that any welterweight matchup is a mismatch in Floyd’s favor. there also isn’t a middleweight worth Floyd conceding anything above 154lbs, which would be a significant compromise for Golovkin or Martinez and the integrity of any such matchup itself. Floyd has single-handedly “Klitschkoed” the entire welterweight division withOut a brother’s tightly-coordinated support. there is almost no reason to post on a Mayweather article. other than to remind the oblivious doubters of Mayweather’s proven and tested dominance at 147lbs+.Posted December 2, 2013 11:02 pm
Anonymous-u can say what u want. More title fights more former more current champs faced……he’s allowed a Clotty/Diaz/Rios fight.Posted December 2, 2013 10:57 pm
“Floyd’s resume speaks for itself he isn’t lying to nobody. Greatest of this generation.”
Hahahahaha that’s the funniest thing I’ve heard all year.
Fraud Mayweather is good at picking fights he can win, cherrypicker Mayweather!
He’s conned all his loyal fans it’s hilarious.
I hope he does fight Khan it would show Fraud to be the cherrypicking conman he is.
Fraud Mayweather, keep ducking Golovkin, run Fraud run!
Greatest of his generation! Hahahahahahaha! Hilarious.Posted December 2, 2013 10:10 pm
Floyd should fight GGG at 154 or a catch weight of 156 for the MW title! If he has such a great legacy, taking risks (a loss) will not hurt him, it can only enhance is greatness…Posted December 2, 2013 9:40 pm
It is not Khan
There is a book on it, they are trawling everyone in, then it will be another fighter, money lost.Posted December 2, 2013 9:39 pm
Will not buy a Mayweather Khan fight if it takes place in Vegas. Khan actually could have a chance in England. May has no knockout power….unless the opponent stands still like Ortiz and gives him 2 chances to punch flush..Posted December 2, 2013 9:37 pm
Mayweather will not leave Vegas…Posted December 2, 2013 9:31 pm
Good selection, but no middleweight? It would be nice to add a MW title to his resume. Martinez is weakening, perfect choice…Posted December 2, 2013 9:29 pm
Khan Will KO FMJ. His speed and power will be too much for FMJ. He is one of few fighters who will be able to get to FMJ through speed and he has decent power. You heard it here first.Posted December 2, 2013 9:28 pm
Indeed tomatoe. You got there first. I’m expecting Floyd v Khan and Pac v Bradley 2 both in May. Then most likely Floyd v Pac or Bradley in September. I expect Pac to not get robbed this time tho lol.Posted December 2, 2013 9:27 pm
It’ll be Khan, then Bradley or Pacquiao, then Bronner or Maidana, then Garcia. All at 147.Posted December 2, 2013 9:23 pm
I bet it will be Khan, and it will be in Vegas.Posted December 2, 2013 9:23 pm
Hope it is khan just shows he is a duckerPosted December 2, 2013 9:19 pm
I think it’s Ricky HattonPosted December 2, 2013 9:18 pm
Mayweather, greatest of his generation in picking the right opponent at the right time and making a lot of money, and the most boring fighter of his generation…;)Posted December 2, 2013 9:04 pm
Floyd’s resume speaks for itself he isn’t lying to nobody. Greatest of this generation. I don’t think it will be Khan but if it is it’s definitely a let down on opponents.Posted December 2, 2013 8:54 pm
B patient….even if khan is next im sure he will fight Sergio/Garcia mayb even pac and GGG b4 hes donePosted December 2, 2013 8:41 pm
If Floyd Mayweather wants to fight Khan let him .. He will fight who he wants no matter what because he is going to get paid and he has money already .. He wants the easiest fights until his contract is up so he can retire undefeated and lie to everyone and himself about how he is the best boxer ever to lace them up ..Posted December 2, 2013 8:22 pm
its khan. its a done deal. mayweather was just asked about pac. floyd responded “who”?” a p4p clown. pac should fight him for a dollar.Posted December 2, 2013 8:16 pm
It won’t be Khan. He doesn’t qualify. He’s a #0 P4P NON CHAMP. Maybe Danny Garcia.Posted December 2, 2013 8:03 pm
Its been a done deal for months and Khan has the style to make it a very interesting fight but wont be able to sustain it and Floyd will take over and get to him late on or win on points but out of all the options this is the best for me (assuming he cant/wont do business with TR, off course, which i think we know is never going to happen).Posted December 2, 2013 8:02 pm
Same ole BS
WTF as the previous poster stated it had Vivek Wallace as the authors byline earlier today. Another mystery solved LMFAOPosted December 2, 2013 7:59 pm
Killing Moon The Soothsayer
The authors name changed from Vivik Wallace to Vitali Shaposhnikov since last time i looked at article….So who’s article is it?
Seriously I hope this is a mistake by Eastsideboxing because Vitali has in the past been accused of being Vivik….Not good ESB not Good.Posted December 2, 2013 7:48 pm
No more cherry picking fighter to fight.
Khans gonna get pot shotted over is jab. Floyd by 3 rd round knockout. Don’t pay. Watch it for free the next week or at a pub. Don’t pay .Posted December 2, 2013 7:24 pm
Floyds already figured him out, and its december….fights in May. Id rather c Sergio v Floyd. These fights happen every now and than.e.g Manny vs Diaz/Clottey. I dont mind so long as the next fight is a huge 1….I probly wont pay 4 Floyd vs Khan.Posted December 2, 2013 7:11 pm
Hey folks, say what you will about Khan, but he will punch floyd Mayweather in the face more times than Floyd has been punched in the face in a long time. Styles makes fights. Khan has the speed, length, and aggression to make a very good fight with floyd until Floyd figures him out .Posted December 2, 2013 7:06 pm
Khan is the perfect opponent. Fired up for this one.Posted December 2, 2013 6:59 pm
Khan signing a showtime deal is a good sign of a Floyd Khan fight. Im interested in what wieght people think Floyd should fight Manny or Garcia, also why Garcia vs Manny has never been mentioned. Manny abd Garcia are both at jr welter Floyd is at jr middle….in my opinion Floyd isnt dropping down, he will want a crack at a middleweight title b4 hes done….floating up and down wont help him get fighting fit 4 a middlweight tilt.Posted December 2, 2013 6:53 pm
IF FLOYD FIGHTS KHAN it would be a damn shame as KHAN does not deserve this fight based on his life and death fight with THE KIDD Julio Diaz, a blown up, over the hill Lightweight!!!
Seriously, if Floyd fights Khan, surely this bout should be pencilled in for February, which would leave Floyd with a May date and his September date still to be filled.
Floyd could train 6 weeks and whup Khan – the gameplan (actually there are three different ones for Amir) is already done and rehearsed for him…
Heck, this should not even be a pay-per-view fight. It should be a present from Floyd to all his fans, before he gets ready for PAC, GARCIA later in the year.Posted December 2, 2013 6:47 pm
It looks like khan although nothing has been signed and sealed yet…..haterz are getting ready 2 cry foul already……it was ok 4 manny 2 fight Rios, a punching bag moves more than him. Floyd was 2 scared 2 fight Alvarez apparently? Sometimes Floyd surprises? I wouldnt b surprised if Sergio gets a Floyd fight? Bradley (toprank) unlikely Arum would let Floyd easily outbox him, it would taje the gloss of a mannty vs Bradley rematch……Golden boys Khan is the obvous choice….but we will see?Posted December 2, 2013 6:39 pm
I will not pay PPV dollar for a Mayweather/Khan fight. Mayweather really should fight Bradley or Garcia if he wants to pick a guy that the public will accept as a viable opponent. I understand from a financial stand point why Khan is being picked because of his deluded UK fan base, but I won’t even go to a bar to watch this crap.Posted December 2, 2013 6:33 pm
khan got knocked out in 20 seconds. that’s why he deserves it. and it gives floyd a chance to talk about he loves England and such. you will also have Virgil hunter talking about how khan is the fastest fighter in the world. Floyd will actually get a ko in this fight.Posted December 2, 2013 6:27 pm
I am not saying Khan would win (if it is him) but he seriously gets a bad press, most of his fights are exciting and he takes risks, most of the time when he does not need to, he has beaten some very good boxers. He was robbed against Peterson and suddenly wanted to exchange hooks with Garcia when he was doing well……that kind of exchange can happen to anyone, he has fire and not much discipline, but if he is smart then maybe just maybe this fight will be close longer than the usual round and a half of a Mayweather fight. This fight will be sold based on Massive emphasis on Khans speed……..which is not slow.Posted December 2, 2013 5:58 pm
yeah that is a bad fight. Don’t like it but the card itself will be really good since that is all Golden Boy puts on is great cards.Posted December 2, 2013 5:54 pm
hecubus;Spot on buddy.Posted December 2, 2013 5:54 pm
a khan fight is a joke……mayweathe says what has pacquiao done to deserve a fight with Mayweather and hes thinking about Khan?…..is that’s the fight he picks, its a joke.Posted December 2, 2013 5:52 pm
bud the chud
Its b-atty boy khan 4 surePosted December 2, 2013 5:39 pm
Either fight would be BORINGPosted December 2, 2013 5:38 pm
He will fight khan because he is coming of a “big win” lol…actualy khan will be a better fight then if he takes Bradley .Posted December 2, 2013 5:37 pm
its khan. in Vegas. Floyd wont leave Vegas since they let him put that medicine in his hands.Posted December 2, 2013 5:35 pm
Khan obv. LOL.Posted December 2, 2013 5:33 pm