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E in Denver

Boxtra- SD isn’t short for Knock Out either. I am sure I read a UD but with all the different picks & your spam like posting, I don’t expect you to remember them all. The correct “prediction” was indeed another multiple choice pick. At least you got the right guy.

Posted December 11, 2012 1:04 pm 


Hidalgo

“But you can’t find where i said UD ANYWHERE” I can, Braggadamus : In the thread under the article “Pacquiao vs. Marquez IV: Firmly on the Fence, by Paul Strauss, Dec. 6, 2012. Here’s your post, cut and pasted: Boxtradamus

I predict that Marquez will win by UD!
Posted December 5, 2012

Fool. My memory is better than yours. So is my 2012 prediction record.

Posted December 11, 2012 12:10 pm 


Anonymous

You fo forgot Gatti/Ward and Castillo/Corraleso

Posted December 11, 2012 12:28 am 


Frank

I belive you said it all Haimet

Posted December 10, 2012 9:39 pm 


frank

There you go again spedmond being a fool. You stated if pac man goes out now its at the bottom. A ko or loses at the end of a fighter career . Does not dimish all that fighter has accomplished through out a long sucessful career .It didnt for Robinson, lenard ,joe lewis and it should not . Pac is not going out at no bottom. Even in his loss he went out fighting

Posted December 10, 2012 9:36 pm 


Paddy O’Trenchnant

Pacquiao performed; Marquez fought.

Posted December 10, 2012 8:50 pm 


Panamared

Just because one gets koed doesn’t mean instant retirement. Please stop with that crap! Congrats to JMM for the perfectly timed shot with power behind it this time. It did seem Pac got very careless that 1 second but it’s boxing. Hey, Joe Louis got Koed early in his career but came back and destroyed Schmeling. Tommy Hearns and Roberto Duran gets Koed and still goes on fighting and have bid victories. It was a great fight that warrents another rematch. They both earned it because the fight was in the balance till that moment. It wasn’t as if JMM dominated Pac so Please stop with that “Pac should retire nonsense”. He accepted and congratulated JMM and both were humbled in victory and defeat. To me, I’ve lost all respect to that Friggin Punk, Floyd Mayweather. Now that JMM bailed his coward ass off, he can always say he beat JMM so why fight Pac. Remember, styles makes fights and JMM showed determination, guts, and heart unlike Fairyweather..lol There will be a rematch because that’s where the Big Money is now. Pac needs some time off and really understand what happened and it’s his turn now to make the adjustments.

Posted December 10, 2012 7:52 pm 


mayweather86

Aww boo bear

Posted December 10, 2012 6:12 pm 


Boxtradamus

This guy expects people to allow his hating to effect them. Well he has been proven ineffective and HIGHLY mistaken.

Posted December 10, 2012 5:57 pm 


Boxtradamus

E in Denver- Come to ESB more often. I never SAID anything about a UD. I SAID Marquez by stoppage or PUNISHING SD and its still there in the threads for ALL to SEE. But you can’t find where i said UD ANYWHERE.

Posted December 10, 2012 3:56 pm 


Matador

” His stock climbed so high with the achievements of his fighters and the accuracy of his predictions” …..Quick question…does anyone actually keep score of Freddie Roach’s predictions. He’s little better than a coin toss. Quit acting like he’s omniscient unless you have the stats to back it up.

Posted December 10, 2012 3:37 pm 


Ed

Maquez…..pudgy and lethargic against floyd……..marquez……desiel and powerful against pac…..and only a 1 pound difference. Are the powers that be putting on theatrics for the sake of a buck?

Posted December 10, 2012 3:24 pm 


Steph

Red–you related to Te Dumbo?

Posted December 10, 2012 3:21 pm 


E in Denver

Boxtra- Quit it. UD isn’t short for Knock Out. Unless this was a multiple choice pick.

Posted December 10, 2012 2:58 pm 


E in Denver

Hell of a fight! This is one of the greatest series of fights in the sport. Up there with Saddler/Pep, Barerra/Morales, Carbajal/Gonzalez, etc.

Posted December 10, 2012 2:50 pm 


SREDMOND

Whatever fights occured prior to this one are afterthoughts the ONLY one with NO controversy or even close was this Saturday… Fact is that JMM will be remembered as the man who put the stamp on this slice of history… He could NOT have been MORE emphatic, 36 rounds of back and forth do not make up for what happened on Saturday…If Marquez retires today he does so at the PINNACLE of achievement, if Pac retires he goes out at the BOTTOM… He and Ricky Hatton should start a support group even though I think Manny is 10 times stronger mentally than Hatton…

Posted December 10, 2012 2:32 pm 


Slade

Aint Floyd’s fault Pac can not get past Old Man Marquez

Posted December 10, 2012 12:06 pm 


Haimat

Manny got reckless gunning for the knock out. He put tremendous pressure on Marquez and almost knocked him out in the 5th and 6th round and got caught. Simple as that. Marquez seemed slower than the last fight but stronger. He’s an incredibly dedicated fighter who deserves all credit. Manny was humble as always in defeat and I believe he’ll be back to beat Marquez with a cool head in 2013.

Posted December 10, 2012 9:17 am 


Boxtradamus

You’re a GOOD man. The crybabies and SISSYFIED whiners are little BOYS.

Posted December 10, 2012 9:15 am 


Boxtradamus

Manny Pacquiao got STOPPED just as I predicted!!!! I am the GREATEST Fight Prophet ever born!!!!!!

Posted December 10, 2012 8:05 am 


Danny

Angel Hereida (PED Supplier to Olympians) not have been involved in any way. Angel He saved his ass by snitching out others in the BALCO scandal, and even stated how he did it, and how there were plenty of ways to mask the them. I know JMM fans are roaming the streets still salivating after the KO, but using this guy shouldn’t have been allowed. He was busted by the Federal Government, so why allow this guy into a sport? JMM never had power like this. before and never had his upper torso shredded like did. Boxing needs to have the most thorough testing around or guys can possibly cheat. If JMM tested clean then so be it. He won, and should get credit, but it’s high suspect watching him train live at different camps. Mariods is noticeably bigger for a guy that was smaller than Manny before. Mariods power was a heavyweights not a welterweight. lets see the test results asap !

Posted December 10, 2012 7:47 am 


Nash

Mariods is on the juice FILL ME UP ! I want to be strong like that !

Posted December 10, 2012 7:30 am 


Fry

Marion Jones = Angel Heredia = Mariods = win = corruption !

Posted December 10, 2012 7:12 am 


babes

Man it took JMM 4 fights to beat manny. The Angel acussation is on key !!!!!!!! Mariods fits JMM perfectly. It took a dirty PED dealer and pump up a old againg fighter to beat Pac man, SAD

Posted December 10, 2012 6:07 am 


tum tum

Mariods beats out Paquiao for the win !

Posted December 10, 2012 5:48 am 


Hidalgo

Marquez displayed an interesting champion characteristic last night–peace of mind while in the heat of battle. Pacquiao was wailing on him, had his face all bloodied up, and was pressing the attack. Marquez stayed focused on his ultimate goal. Marquez did exactly what he said he was going to do. Talk about not being distracted!

Posted December 10, 2012 2:01 am 


Engr138

Lol So Marquez is on roids too?! Wow, I thought Pacquiao was the only one juicing it! lol

Posted December 10, 2012 1:56 am 


Engr138

Didn’t you idiots see the second fight where Marquez almost knocked Pacquiao down with a wide left? He barely caught him and Pacquiao stumbled and was in bad shape. That was 10+lbs ago. Marquez is much heavier now at 143, so obviously his power is going to increase. In their third fight, Marquez never really connected Pacquiao the way he did in yesterday’s fight. He connected him with a clean right power shot that KD Pacquiao. Pacquiao got up right away, but was in bad shape. The second knock down was a tremendous right hand, pushing all his weight forward….no boxer was gonna get up from that one. If you naive little people don’t realize that, then you’re watching the wrong sport.

Posted December 10, 2012 1:54 am 


srminimo

Tomato Can- Amen! 50 Cent just edged out Fan Man for the most ridiculous landing in the history of boxing. Whatnanfool. And that song sounded like Justin Beiber.

Posted December 10, 2012 1:50 am 


stevie nick tayler

mariods is more like it. Its obvious JMM is rioding

Posted December 10, 2012 1:36 am 


Jame T

PEDcquiao Farts Chemicals is a liar dont believe the guy he will do anything to stick up for this new drug user Marquez.

Posted December 10, 2012 1:33 am 


forreal

I keep watching the re-play of that devastating K.O and that was no lucky punch like some idiots would like us to believe;the punch was timed perfectly by a fighter who is a master counter-puncher against a man he knows all to well.Marquez knows EXACTLY that is the right hand,either straight,overhead or as a hook that is the most effective weapon against PEDman;i kind of felt sorry for PEDman’s wife for a while,he looked very scared but not to worry,PEDman will be allright!!

Posted December 10, 2012 1:21 am 


PEDcquiao Farts Chemicals

JMM is as natural as PEDcquiao. Deal with it. He passed testing.

Posted December 10, 2012 1:07 am 


Manny

LOl is the loser. Loo at JMM before and after you cant tell me and the world that JMM wasnt juicing up. He sure was GOOOGLE ANGEL HEREDIA AND YOU WILL SEE THIS DEALER IN PEDS HISTORY

Posted December 10, 2012 12:38 am 


lol

haha those freaking pactards…. bunch of losers…. brained washed dumb ****** …now crying foul when pac been juiced up..hahahahahha so stupid…pac has been koed before by some freaking flyweights…. glass jaw before he got juiced…. pac is nothing special…cant beat an OLD marquez cant beat bradley…. floyd would kill pac… even with his peds…but thanks to marquez pac wont have to loose to floyd… all u pactards keep crying as th rest of us laugh at your hypocrite losers

Posted December 10, 2012 12:26 am 


Konrad

39 years old with more power, muscles and reflexive capacities can only mean PEDS, whether delivered via transdermal gel (now the prefered way with testo to mask suppression by designer anabolics), injectable (epo, which must be tested on JMM stored urine samples), or parenteral……one look at JMM transformation is presumptive evidence of PEDS, his performance is practically proof of it.

Posted December 10, 2012 12:20 am 


Greg

I want to look like Juan a juiced up monster. He looks and has so much power than a year ago !!!!! WOW I want some of that stuff. INJECT ME PLEASE !!!!!

Posted December 10, 2012 12:13 am 


TRuth

I can’t believe people are still arguing over PEDS they were both juiced out of there minds and they will both pass that pathetic excuse of a drug test that they are given by the nevada state athletic commission.

Posted December 9, 2012 11:59 pm 


Tachyon

Hmmm so I guess JMM can take PAC and Roach to court now sense that is what pacroach did to PBF over Peds.

Posted December 9, 2012 11:46 pm 


james barcelona

I would hold judgment on Marquez until the results of the urine and blood samples are made public! If marquez won nice and clean then, I salute him!Mexicans and Filipinos will admire him! But if he needed to juice up just to beat Pacquiao,then he would go down in history as the most shameful boxer ever!

Posted December 9, 2012 11:39 pm 


Tomato Can

Or Maybe, 50 wanted Mayweather to drop down from the ceiling with him.

Posted December 9, 2012 11:28 pm 


Tomato Can

Mayweather probably pulled his money out of TMT when he found out 50 cent was planning on drop into the ring from the ceiling. What a clown.

Posted December 9, 2012 11:27 pm 


forreal

Hey Chicago G e y,i thought you were on suicide watch…LOL!!

Posted December 9, 2012 11:23 pm 


frank

mayweather will beat marquez easy mayweather probally wont ask marquez to be drug tested. mayweather will just beat marquez.. again It styles that makes fights and marquez got in the ring and did what mayweather wouldnt do ko pacman. its smart business what mayweather did out waiting them all. pacquia, margarito,paul williams a earlier cotto clottey when they looked like true tuff fights for him.mayweather is a talent he will get out of the game with millions and nillions and not much punishment . but when its all over I wonder if he will be some what sorry that he never stepped in and beat them guys esp a prime pacquia

Posted December 9, 2012 11:20 pm 


digby

Nobody cares about mayweather. The guy looks like and smells like a turd.

Posted December 9, 2012 11:15 pm 


Bootlip

NAACP chiming in all over this thread now.

Posted December 9, 2012 10:55 pm 


The Prince

Floyd Mayweather is a genius – both in the ring and in boxing politics. Don’t hate the player, hate the game.

Posted December 9, 2012 10:50 pm 


Kid Blast

Hidalgo , JMM’s body has taken a beating. Floyd has stayed lean and mean. That’s one of the great advantages of cherry picking using long time intervals between fights as the factor. Maywether is as shrewd as a fox. Gurrero’s body took a terrible pounding against Berto and now he is ripe for Maywether’s picking. It’s what he does.

Posted December 9, 2012 10:45 pm 


Juan Manuel MarPEDz

JMM can’t beat Pacman without being juiced up on steroids. History proves this fact. JMM and his camp of dirty beaners are a bunch of criminals and cheaters. And all you Mayweather monkeys are just as bad. We Asians make you low-class minorities look like stupid retards. Have fun sweeping our floors, cleaning our toilets and mowing our lawns. LOL! Pacman will beat MarPEDz ass if they fight again — just like he was doing before he got caught.

Posted December 9, 2012 10:45 pm 


Anonymous

Nite, a sshole…

Posted December 9, 2012 10:27 pm 


Gonzo the Dragonborn – ESB poster of the year 2012-2013

Lol. I know it very well, Hidalgo. It burns like hell. lol. NIght :)

Posted December 9, 2012 10:22 pm 


Gonzo the Dragonborn – ESB poster of the year 2012-2013

Hidalgo.. Floyd was nearly sent reeling into the next life from an innocuous looking right hand from a PED free, SHOT Sugar Shane and who’s gas tank mysteriously completely depleted after only a couple of rounds of action, who knows what would happen if he fought the new look juiced up Juan Manuel who knocked Manny comatose last night. Some Farcry 3 now me thinks. Night all. Especially to my adoring and ever faithful fan base. xx

Posted December 9, 2012 10:17 pm 


The Prince

Yes I did say Pacquiao looked good and he did. He seemed to learn from this previous fights and tried to use more boxing than slugging. Had he stuck to that gameplan, he might have stopped Marquez instead of the other way around. But like always, after Marquez started landing, he goes wild and starts slugging. Marquez was ready for it and caught him with a perfect counter-punch. Just because I said Pacquaiao looked good, doesn’t mean I was cheering for him. I made it clear that I was rooting for Marquez, but Manny might take the victory that night. I also made it clear that someone was going to get KO’d and I was right about that as well. Nice try.

Posted December 9, 2012 10:16 pm 


adrian

the prince–last night during the fight you were saying pacqiao looked very good ?but now that he lost you as die hard mayweather fan are you impressed by marquez or proud of mayweather ?tell us i like to know…

Posted December 9, 2012 10:11 pm 


Hidalgo

“Unless that is you actually enjoy the sensation of drinking hospital food through a straw?” LMAO Gonzo! STOP IT!!!! How many times have I told you not to make me laugh so hard?? Do you know how much orange juice burns when it comes out your nose? I do! LMAO!!

Posted December 9, 2012 10:08 pm 


Chicago Guy

Marquez cheated.

Posted December 9, 2012 10:08 pm 


Hidalgo

“hidlago –do you think marquez is faster and younger than the first time he fought mayweather?” Adrian, I don’t think speed–or Juan’s lack of it– was the main issue in Marquez’s first fight, and loss, with Mayweather. Poor preparation and not knowing his opponent were Marquez’s biggest mistakes. For one, Marquez was in nowhere near the physical condition when he fought Mayweather than he is now. He also learned a lot from fighting Mayweather–like not to lunge against a master counterpuncher or to chase him around the ring. Floyd made Juan look like a fool not only because Floyd was better but because Beristain–Juan’s trainer–and Marquez himself did not properly prepare for that fight. They grossly underestimated Floyd and overestimated themselves. I think Juan made it pretty clear last night that his age is not a big factor for him right now. Juan has the mindset, skills, and abilities of an elite boxer champion. Look, I said Bradley had the ability to beat Pacquiao. I said Marquez would win last night. I’m saying now–and before–that Marquez should fight Mayweather again. If Juan prepared as well to fight Mayweather as he did to fight Pacquiao, we’d see a whole different fight. Juan Manuel Marquez just clobbered one of the best boxers in the world. I think it’s safe to think or say he should rematch Mayweather. After all, Floyd has never even fought Manny.

Posted December 9, 2012 10:06 pm 


The Prince

Chicago Guy is still here? You’d think that Pactard would be under a table crying his eyes out after seeing his hero destroyed like that.

Posted December 9, 2012 10:02 pm 


Tomato Can

Marquez/Mayweather, again? Not sure why. Totally different fight. I doubt either fighter wants to do it again.

Posted December 9, 2012 10:01 pm 


adrian

mayweather is no pacqiao to try and stop marquez for the sake of promise he gave before the fight ,mayweather didnt even risk and try and stop marquez in the last round when marquez was ready to go

Posted December 9, 2012 10:01 pm 


HIdalgo

“Marquez has no chance against Floyd.” How would you know that? Furthermore, you say “be nice if he could beat Bradley.” Well, I think Bradley would fair pretty well against Floyd–maybe better than many fans and experts think. So I’m thinking that if JMM did fight and beat Bradley, JMM would be plenty capable of posing a serious threat to Mayweather. But hey, there hasn’t even been talk of Juan fighting Timothy. Yet.

Posted December 9, 2012 9:58 pm 


adrian

hidlago –do you think marquez is faster and younger than the first time he fought mayweather?juiced or not he cant counterpunch a counterpuncher… but off course now mayweather fans will claim marquez is much better now but they were saying he was past his prime before the fight pacqiao vs marquez 3 …wow amazing

Posted December 9, 2012 9:57 pm 


VINMAN

JMM VS Bradely is a good fight. Hope it happens

Posted December 9, 2012 9:56 pm 


Hidalgo

“Hmm. JMM waxes Pac. Mayweather schools JMM. Do the math! :TWISTED:” That was three years ago Kid. Marquez might be 39 now, but he might also be a whole new challenge for Floyd. Ya never know…

Posted December 9, 2012 9:55 pm 


PEEJ

Marquez has no chance against Floyd. The result will be the same. I am glad Marquez won though. Be nice if he could beat Bradley to become the champ at 147. Or if he could make 140 there are some good scraps down there.

Posted December 9, 2012 9:55 pm 


Hidalgo

I’d like to see Marquez call Mayweather out for a rematch. Floyd will have him do the random testing of course, but if anything, Marquez is a better fight now, and better prepared–physically and mentally–to fight Floyd. AND, Marquez has experience fighting Floyd. Experience is one of the key factors to Juan’s win last night. He fought Pacman three times prior. Knowing one’s opponent is very handy. Anyways, call Floyd out Juan–he hasn’t made a decision for his two 2013 fights yet.

Posted December 9, 2012 9:52 pm 


Gonzo the Idiot – ESB idiot of the year 2012-2013

I reckon this chap is yet another Brittard.

Posted December 9, 2012 9:51 pm 


Gonzo the Idiot – ESB idiot of the year 2012-2013

Posted December 9, 2012 9:51 pm 


Gonzo the Dragonborn – ESB poster of the year 2012-2013

SOG’s blatantly on the gear too, IMO. I reckon ALL of that shady rat-faced gimp Victor Conte’s fighters are on it too.

Posted December 9, 2012 9:50 pm 


Wayne

Did anyone else notice that pacquiao tripped over Marquez’s foot at the same moment he got hit? I’m not trying to discredit Marquez because I still think he lands the punch regardless. I’m just not sure if pacquiao is unconscious after the impact.

Posted December 9, 2012 9:41 pm 


Kid Blast

Hmm. JMM waxes Pac. Mayweather schools JMM. Do the math! :TWISTED:

Posted December 9, 2012 9:32 pm 


Chicago G ay

chicago guy jumped to his death.

Posted December 9, 2012 9:23 pm 


Super Marquez

The Big Winner ??? BOXING !

Posted December 9, 2012 9:12 pm 


brian

for millions n for plotting purposes maybe you would fix a fight like that. how easy is it to say, 6th round 10 secs left jab n kiss ur ass goodbye.

Posted December 9, 2012 9:11 pm 


Anonymous

WHERE IS THAT DUDE CHICAGO GUY,SOMEBODY BETTER GO CHECK HIS APARTMENT,,,HE MAY HAVE HUNG UP!!////YUUUP!

Posted December 9, 2012 9:10 pm 


brian

I dont do conspiracy theorys or know it, i was just told that bob arum fixed it. i dunno whether pacquiao is afraid or not, maybe he is or maybe pacquiao and his fans aren’t afraid, n pacquiao is illuminati n does what his promoter says. i dont know.. i do know i was told the fix was in.

Posted December 9, 2012 9:02 pm 


adrian

brian–win or lose for manny is all about avoiding mayweather eh??lol
when pacqioa wins big he is on steroids and cant be ko`d by big guys like margarito cotto etc ..when he losses sudenly he loses because arum told him so just because he is afraid of mayweather???lol…come on wake up!!!

Posted December 9, 2012 8:57 pm 


INSANEFAN

maybe he did rig it, bob did say he wanted to prove to everyone that the fight was gunna be different and not boring. n bob does hate mayweather

Posted December 9, 2012 8:56 pm 


adrian

lat- the way marquez looked slow last night he has no chance of catching mayweather who is no pacqiao to go after marquez and make a fight more interesting and please the crowd mayweather is not like that, if he needs to circle and throw a few punches in a round and get a win he will do it no matter how the fight will look as long as he gets the win.

Posted December 9, 2012 8:52 pm 


Lat

That is what usually happens when you train,exercise, lift weights,get yourself in shape, etc… He is clean until otherwise

Posted December 9, 2012 8:49 pm 


Tomato Can

How nice of Bob, to script it with Manny getting his head knocked off.

Posted December 9, 2012 8:48 pm 


Lat

Pac was never able to beat that ass ,instead he got his ass handed to him. Poetic justice.

Posted December 9, 2012 8:45 pm 


brian

my friend with who had some insider information told me even before the fight that it was setup for a pacquiao loss by arum already. told me they had it scripted out. Arum hates floyd mayweather and didnt want to fight him.

Posted December 9, 2012 8:44 pm 


Lat

I hope Mayweather takes the Marquez rematch and takes it for granted and get his ass kicked. That is my big wish and my dream!!

Posted December 9, 2012 8:42 pm 


INSANEFAN

cuz yall know, without that one punch.. n in everyother fight. pacquiao would beat that ass

Posted December 9, 2012 8:39 pm 


adrian

peej, oo now suddenly marquez proved he can beat many for sure and there is no need for another one right? why dont you want to find out for sure in the ring,again?

Posted December 9, 2012 8:37 pm 


Anonymous

Roids all the way. First thing that came to mind. If Marquez gets caught it will have same impact on his legacy as it had on that guy who beat Cotto a few years ago with the plaster cast mits.

Posted December 9, 2012 8:36 pm 


adrian

big rich, thats exactly right!! styles make fights and thats why we need fights to actualy happen not only assume who beats who..remember after mrquez los to mayweather
when paq vs marquez 3 fight was anounced everyone expected many to stop him because they assumed many got much stronger and marquez was past his prime and we fought out that wasnt a case at all..

Posted December 9, 2012 8:34 pm 


PEEJ

No need ro a rematch. Marquez has proven to be the better of the 2.

Posted December 9, 2012 8:34 pm 


INSANEFAN

I WANT A REMATCH!!!!!!!!! marquez won, REMATCH!!!!!!!

Posted December 9, 2012 8:29 pm 


Big Rich

Guys what a great fight! Manny looked like he was starting taking control via the faster pace of the fight, then Boom! JMM deserves all the credit, what a warrier. It takes 2 to tango and Manny came to fight too!
Styles make fights so to me Manny vs Floyd is still a competative fight… I will say why… Manny has superior speed to JMM and will be able to hit Floyd as the shoulder roll doesn’t work against southpaws so he will be slightly more square on. Floyd vs JMM, Floyd has a much longer reach than JMM and will be able to pick JMM off on the counter and press the action due to speed and reach, just like the first fight. Although, I’m sure Floyd will want full random drug testing of JMM.
I for one will be looking forward to the next JMM vs Pac instalment.
This was the fight boxing needed! JMM humble in victory, Manny gracious in defeat!

Posted December 9, 2012 8:29 pm 


adrian

b red , and who is “your boy” if i may ask?

Posted December 9, 2012 8:27 pm 


B Red

These pactards are insane. Your boy Pac is done. Finito!!!!!!!

Posted December 9, 2012 8:24 pm 


adrian

tomato can–so what are saying now ?you are claming that there is no need for the fifth fight between marqez vs many because sudenly marquez is much better than many???
lol ..i dont care if marquez used stimulants because he looked much slower than in any other previous fights against many, and actualy this was the first fight that many was dominating him in every aspect and btw this is coming from a big marquez fan as i am..
it was one punch that ended the fight and thats it ,nothing unusual this is boxing
and thats why we need fights to happen to prove who can beat who and not by “assuming” only like mayweather!
i am very happy for marquez win and i think is very unfair to accuse him for stimulats
he deserves a win but also dont throw many under the bus because he actualy loooked much better than marquez for the first time but he got nailed and thats all!

Posted December 9, 2012 8:21 pm 


PEEJ

I just find it funny that nobody is talking about how much Manny weighed. They used to say that he had to eat a bunch of food just to reach 147. His last 2 fights he has weighed in at 147 and the night of the fight has weighed in over 150. Manny is not training like he should. And that is probably because of the no defense full offensive way he fights.

Posted December 9, 2012 8:12 pm 


Tomato Can

PED’s or no PED’s, that punch that Manny walked into, more than likely dented his chin for good.

Posted December 9, 2012 8:08 pm 


filipino

i love mexicans!!!!!!!!!!!!! CONGRATS!!!!! u beat a true warrior.

Posted December 9, 2012 8:07 pm 


Tomato Can

I thought Marquez would silence the non-fans of boxing with this win. What was I thinking. This is as bad as it’s ever been. But, I’m happy pacfans are crying foul, and accusing Marquez of PED use. The only things is, they were no where to be found, when others were concerned about possible PED use. They didn’t give 2 cents about it then. Hopefully someday, all fighters will get tested properly. Until then, some will always have reason to question a fighters authenticity.

Posted December 9, 2012 8:06 pm 


FANTASTIC

So its actually marquez who was on peds the whole time. thats what your saying!?

Posted December 9, 2012 8:05 pm 


Anonymous

this writer is on crack!

Posted December 9, 2012 8:01 pm 


kenneth

nope,floyd is too afraid.and he taught that manny cant be stoped.Thanks to JMM for his courage to face the humble and powerful manny.Even he lost the fight, I still salute MANNY for showing a good fight.He is still the number one boxer and I know they will remember him for being an ideal and respectable boxer of all time and for showing the true meaning of sports!!!

Posted December 9, 2012 7:58 pm 


PEEJ

50 cent is lame and he proved that by rapping at this fight.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:56 pm 


focker

I like to know who are those Angel Heredia’s nine current boxing champion clients, Why he refuse to name them if his work is legal, why those champions hiding their association with Angel Heredia? I’m just curious.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:48 pm 


Anonymous

he won so what!!!!!!!! who cares!!!

Posted December 9, 2012 7:48 pm 


forreal

…well,like they say: “What’s good for the goose…”

Posted December 9, 2012 7:46 pm 


BEARS

marquez looked the best shape of his life his upper body was tweaked did you see the vein going down the entire length of his right arm? it looked like he had built/packed on some serious upper body meat which he didnt have before. i was impressed at the weigh in as too was team pac. roach saw it early and was immediately concerned about the “junk”. you never know.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:42 pm 


Anonymous

Definitely agree, Marquez’s size was considerably bigger since his last fight. I didn’t know about this Hernandez character but was saying to my mate he’s ‘on the gear’. Definitely test Marquez.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:39 pm 


BEARS

were discussing these fighters individually. people wanna see martinez vs mayweather first and foremost. then probably canelo or broner………….martinez vs may or may vs pac couldve happened long ago. there is only one reason it has not happened. mayweather has no man parts. any objective fan knows this. im not a particular fan of may or pac. its just how i see it from the outside looking in. mayweather has dragged it out for so many years that both mayweather and pac are “past it” now. what “formidable” foe did mayweather ever fight? i can think of one, possibly two. castillo which i think castillo won his first fight with mayweather and corrales. corrales was just a good warrior who took a good beating. not a top notch boxer. corrales is pretty much just remembered for his fights with castillo in my book. beyond that looking on the whole of mayweathers career. there is nothing to zero in on and be impressed. he doesnt have the erik morales’s, barrera’s, marquez’s. all risk and all good matchups for pac. but anyone that posed any risk to may, HE DODGED. pac took the risk, may took his fans for what they were worth and continues to or intends on doing more of the same with another ortiz. its garbage, but im sure you and yours will be buying the garbage

Posted December 9, 2012 7:38 pm 


eye of the tiger

it’s only too bad marquez is not exactly some up and comer young fighter who will be around for a long time. he’s also at the tail end of his career and will soon start slipping. but it definately brought a breath of fresh air to boxing. nothing against pacqiuao. i like him a lot. but when you always have mayweather or pacquiao being the only ones relevent in boxing it’s not interesting. like yankees or patriots always winning championships. my only gripe is that if it was a younger star he can be around for a while and built up. i doubt marquez will fight past 42. that leaves us about two years to enjoy his craft.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:29 pm 


BEARS

peej-mayweather could fight bradley but refused to take any risk. it was pac who “stepped up” and “made” the fight. dont tell me that BS. theres not comparisson and may has even come out saying “i have to make a living” came demanding all the money from the fight. testing. just a bunch of BS. the never wanted to fight ANYONE that posed a risk. and now he will fight another oritz. lol……just laughable. and that is why 50 cent cant stand the guy. hey peej, go tell 50cent your BS see what he thinks

Posted December 9, 2012 7:27 pm 


scrapiron

Still, as usual with an Arum card, the undercard was horrible.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:26 pm 


Jose Miranda

PEEJ stick a fork in it. Google Angel Heredia and this guy is bad news

Posted December 9, 2012 7:22 pm 


forreal

…let’s put it this way,if both fighters were subjected to RANDOM BLOOD TESTING before this fight even took place,guess which fighter MOST LIKELY would be objecting,if not refusing to comply??

Posted December 9, 2012 7:21 pm 


Dan stevens

After reading a lengthy chapter about Angel Hernandez I am 100 percent certain the Juan Marquez has been doing some serious doping. Angel is involved with some serious drug dealing. Juan needs to be tested ASAP NOW !

Posted December 9, 2012 7:21 pm 


PEEJ

after readin you whole post it is clear you don’t know to much about boxing other than being a dissapointed Pac fan

Posted December 9, 2012 7:18 pm 


Lincoln high

People claiming KO of the year with steriods behind it. null and viod this fight. set punch or crooked punch

Posted December 9, 2012 7:17 pm 


PEEJ

Bears, Pac has not taken the best fights. I can name plenty of folks Manny decided not to fight. As a matter of fact the only reason they fought Marquez the 3rd time was because they thought he was old and Manny would of been able to man handle him. Only reason they fought Bradley was because they thought it was going to be an easy fight for Manny.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:17 pm 


Gus Witherspoon

Angel has been tied to Balco labs. Barry bonds anyone now JMM

Posted December 9, 2012 7:15 pm 


forreal

K.O of the year or maybe even the decade!!

Posted December 9, 2012 7:11 pm 


Angel Heredia fraud, JMM fraud = Mexican fans Fraud win

He brings up Bolt’s relationship with Angel Hernandez (formerly Angel Heredia), a former BALCO chemist who was tied with positive doping tests in track and field.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:10 pm 


ABOUT ANGEL HEREDIA ON MARION JONES

Heredia: … it was about the recovery phases. In 2000 she competed in one event after another, and she needed to relax. I gave her epo, growth hormone, adrenaline injections, insulin. Insulin helps after training, together with protein drinks: insulin transports protein and minerals more quickly through the cell membrane.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:08 pm 


Q

Britch: What does Berto and Guerrero have to do with FMJ and MP? Floyd is the king of in pocket counters.. that’s kinda his legacy…. if nothing else say “The shoulder roll can work against southpaws… ask Antonio DeMarco” …MP WAS tearing JMM up until that rocket counter punch (guys can magically peak in power at 40 these days in sports.)

Posted December 9, 2012 7:05 pm 


Anonymous

Damn, you’re pathetic.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:04 pm 


Q

Floyd isn’t going for that mismatch rematch with JMM… IMO… unless he wants a tune-up bout next month or something.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:03 pm 


Big Rich

styles make fights! What I liked about Saturday night was that Manny came to KO JMM and in return he ended up on the canvas! It was a great fight!!!
Now to everyone who thinks Floyd vs Manny is dead, I would look at what I just said. Styles make fights… JMM allowed himself to be hit and also stayed in the pocket against the far quicker Manny to get the counter off! Floyd will not allow himself to stay in there to get hit, hence the fight will be competitive, plus the shoulder role doesn’t work against southpaws, ask Berto!

Posted December 9, 2012 7:02 pm 


Q

Dave Cacciatore: “He fits all of the major Floyd categories. Marquez is much smaller than Floyd, older than Floyd, slower than Floyd, and has less power than Floyd.” – Oh wow! What pissy “journalism” this is. Floyd has been outweighed by 14+ pounds in his last two fights by younger bigger punchers (and as for speed, most fighters lach his quickness, but he’s still managed to fight at least one faster man). FMJ fought the biggest percentage of his bouts at 130 and is not a natural 147 pounder, let alone a 154er. His last three bouts have been against men who have fought as high as 160+ pounds (fight night weight) or who have officially had multiple bouts at 154. One of his most recent opponents was not only athletic and 14+ pounds bigger, but 10 years younger. And his last opponent 10+ pounds bigger and 3 years younger… as well as a bigger puncher. Dave please. Go play these games with ur grandma.

Posted December 9, 2012 7:01 pm 


Alonzo

forty one boring rounds with the forty second one resulting in a ko.

Posted December 9, 2012 6:42 pm 


Gonzo the Dragonborn – ESB poster of the year 2012-2013

Edit> ‘they wouldn’t have understood the meaning of the word fear if a gang of street thugs held them down and carved into their foreheads with a rusty blade.”

Posted December 9, 2012 6:40 pm 


Alonzo

Cut, reverse, beep beep beep! I hadn’t yet read where pac got his ass knocked out. Lets just hope the other midget isn’t now ranked number one pound for pound.

Posted December 9, 2012 6:39 pm 


Cutman

This is a sad time for pac fans, myself included. Its true that pac was fighting well but he brought the wrong style to the fight. An agressive minded pac was confronted by a bigger, stronger marquez with a lower workrate who was looking for a killer counter. And he found it twice. Marquez walked through punches that used to make him fall, he hit with power that pac had never felt before. What a shocking upset to see either guy KO’d like that in one punch. Where does pac go now? I hope he retires, he’s earned enuf money and he proves nothing by fighting marquez again coz we already know how closely matched those guys are. Farewell to a true warrior and legend of the sport. Generations to come will understand with hindsight why cautious boxer floyd mayweather refused to fight a prime pacman…

Posted December 9, 2012 6:37 pm 


Alonzo

Instead of fighting four boring fights why didn’t they just fight one long 48 round fight?

Posted December 9, 2012 6:37 pm 


PEEJ

Sop is Pac not a PED user?

Posted December 9, 2012 6:30 pm 


Facts

All these ped claims lo,lPactards prove once again why they are the stupidest fan base ever.Ignoring the fact that Marquez wanted/demanded tests but team pac declined Fact! Marquez will take test anytime crybabys haha.

Posted December 9, 2012 6:28 pm 


Benny track

Shame on you mexican fans. It took a fighter like JMM to load up on PEDS to beat Pac and you congratulate a PED user SHAME ON YOU ALL

Posted December 9, 2012 6:24 pm 


Anonymous

Mayweather and Pac both fools for not taking this fight a few years ago.Sure they could still fight but would the paycheck be the same…I doubt it.Alot of $$$$$ missed out on now…I wonder now if Pac and Mayweather had to do it all over again if they woundnt have fought a few years ago???

Posted December 9, 2012 6:14 pm 


Gonzo the Dragonborn – ESB poster of the year 2012-2013

If you ever need a hand checking out Floyd you know where I am.

Posted December 9, 2012 6:12 pm 


Gonzo the Dragonborn – ESB poster of the year 2012-2013

Hopefully in the not too distant future it’s going to finally dawn on Floyd how utterly pathetic the entire boxing community thinks he is and he’ll do the right thing and off himself.

Posted December 9, 2012 6:10 pm 


Panamared

I will have to say congratulations to JMM for a great fight and effort. I didn’t get to see the fight, but knew something was going to happen dramatically. Not sure which was it was going but looking at JMM’s physique told me he was ready to go toe to toe along with his steady counters. I think PAC underestimated JMM’s power but when you don’t see a punch coming, that’s the worse punch to endure and PAC was a victim of that. Congrats to Te Tumbo for predicting a 6th rd ko as I’ve read his prediction the other day I believe. I saw the tape and it was an action packed fight that Manny requested so he asked for it and he got it in the worse way. However, I think there should be 1 more fight to see if Manny can redeem himself but I think he should take some time off and really think if his heart is really in it without risking his health. Hey, 7 years not losing is a great accomplishment, however, nothing last forever. As for Floyd Mayweather, JMM gave him the ultimate “Bailout” not fighting Pac. I’m sure JMM will get a Christmas card from him soon..lol. Anyway, great fight and I’m sure all of Mexico is partying all week long. Let’s hope no funny business comes up with any PED talks on JMM’s end. I’ve never seen him this built up but I will say he was clean.

Posted December 9, 2012 6:05 pm 


green bay guy

chicago g ay jumped off the mgm roof.

Posted December 9, 2012 5:59 pm 


Q

PEDcquiao: Took them long enough.lol

Posted December 9, 2012 5:39 pm 


Anonymous

Bud the chud…..right Hey ….bud….absofknlutely right
Nobody saw any ‘decline’ of Pacquaio….he was clearly ahead at the time of hte stoppage. Mayweather was fortunate to have survived the fourth and fifth rounds…Pacquaio was fast…accurate and punching as hard as anytime before….

Marquez just nailed him coming in….You could have counted to a hundred….Pacquaio was done for the night

Posted December 9, 2012 5:38 pm 


Tomato Can

I kind of hope chicago guy is okay, he must be a complete mess right now.

Posted December 9, 2012 5:36 pm 


PEDcquiao performs face plant to canvas and gets perfect 10

The punch was a combination of Manny being predictable and JMM timing it. JMM is an intelligent fighter. Manny is just a brute with brains the size of peas. Beristain and JMM set Pacquiao up. KAPOW! KABOOM! PACQUOUCH!

Posted December 9, 2012 5:29 pm 


Facts

He timed it Like Sergio vs Williams perfectly.It hurt him cause he ran into it while he was recklessly throwing he didn’t see punch coming.Those punches are the ones that hurt the most.Hope manny is ok.But damn i didn’t feel sorry at all justice was served this was for all the stupid pactards.

Posted December 9, 2012 5:28 pm 


hookoffthejab

the punch was a combination of manny coming forward and jmm throwing the punch he just timed perfectly nothing else …..

Posted December 9, 2012 5:23 pm 


hookoffthejab

so true tomato can people have been defended pacman thru out his career from his us debut and now they wont to point the finger at jmm after 4 fights together tis a joke ….

Posted December 9, 2012 5:21 pm 


PEEJ

Pac fans will try and bring that punch down, but the truth is other than the fact is was one heck of a perfect punch, Pac has been Ko’d before so you knew that it could happen again. Contgrats to Marquez. He definitely took the judges out of the fight

Posted December 9, 2012 5:20 pm 


Anonymous

imagine that, a pacquiao fan accusing another fighter of taking steroids hahaha

Posted December 9, 2012 5:18 pm 


Tomato Can

Peds are a part of the sport that pacfans didn’t care about, until he got starched with a punch that he ran into. Too funny.

Posted December 9, 2012 5:15 pm 


DJ

Pacman got hit with a perfect punch flush on the chin. When you are coming in like he was that means the punch was always going to do more damage than if he was moving his head backwards. E.G Kostya Tzsyu’s KO of Zab Judah, if Judah was moving his head forward he would of been asleep for an hour. No matter who you are if you get hit like that you are going to go down. Congrats to JMM it is all about timing and luck and he had both, but that is what you train hundreds of hours for.

Posted December 9, 2012 5:06 pm 


Anonymous

Bradley softened up Pacquiao? I don’t recall him absorbing any real punishment.

Posted December 9, 2012 5:02 pm 


Tachyon

Talk of Peds is pathetic. PAC was leaping in to land a punch and got caught. 70 percent of the power for the KO was provided by PAC. You don’t need peds when your opponent helps you knock himself out.

Posted December 9, 2012 4:57 pm 


forreal

Now the Pactards are implying Marquez use of PEDS when in reality is PEDman himself who is the most likely candidate to at least used such substances in the past.He docked random blood samples for ever,came up with all kind of excuses,even a lawsuit for crying out loud! He was the one who unnaturally was moving up in weight and manhandling bigger men with more power and speed than ever;it was he who benefited from catch-weights and bogus vacant tittle fights without even making the weight for such fight;it was he who wanted yet another catch weight fight with Cotto after he lost his tittle to Bradley;it was he who made it impossible for the Mayweather showdown,perhaps the biggest money-making fight in boxing history by letting a simple random test to stand in the way,a test,by the way,3 other men went trough without problems;it was he who took on left overs and old men(yes,including his daddy Marquez!) and avoid younger fighters,and yes,it was he who lost in such a brutal manner against his old nemesis Juan Manuel Marquez….a fifth fight?,what for?

Posted December 9, 2012 4:52 pm 


srminimo

BTW- Floyd will go down as one of the best pure boxers ever, but he’ll also go down as a guy who simply stopped taking on the best after he left the lightweights. He found a way to evade the best time after time while fighting guys on the slide or guys that are just not on his level. Shame on you Floyd. You should look at Pacquiao on how to behave like a real fighter in both victory and defeat.

Posted December 9, 2012 4:50 pm 


james barcelona

I hope they could make public the results of JMM’s urine and blood sample! His physique is unbelievable!!!

Posted December 9, 2012 4:48 pm 


Danny Kane

Juan sticks the hot stick in him. Full of riod liquid in JMM’s body for the 40 percent increase in punching power. Congrats Juan for using !!!!!!!!!! You needed it to KO Pac

Posted December 9, 2012 4:46 pm 


skinnysteve

the only reason marquez won is because bradley softened up manny so much in his last fight Manny had nothing left mayweather could KO both these bum son the same night

Posted December 9, 2012 4:41 pm 


PEDS JMM

PED JMM wins against Pac by KO

Posted December 9, 2012 4:40 pm 


peach of a punch

whine whine whine.

Posted December 9, 2012 4:28 pm 


Anonymous

That’s the one thing everyone keeps 4getting is how Manny looked b4 and after the 1st knock down. Marquez was just flat out losing the bout-I still thought it would even out though. Manny was doing alot of things in there and it just didn’t look good for JMM even though he had his spots Manny was landing more and harder often. The first knock down was crazy-I was like damn and Manny was still some what shaking up after he stood up. Great, great fight and everyone

Posted December 9, 2012 4:23 pm 


It’s Me, Ernie

Mayflower is played out…

Posted December 9, 2012 4:20 pm 


Anonymous

Common Sense-you have your head so far up Floyds ass I don’t where you start and he ends-got damn dude. So you think Floyd is so special huh-then why wont he fight Trout next-why move back down to 147 when your the 154lbs champ-unify the belts with Trout but he wont do that. He’ll fight Ghost instead-the Ghost fought hard but I always thought Berto was nothing but a hype job-now the gig is up cause he should have 3 defeats on his record instead of 2. I still say Pac would beat Floyd up and stop him-JMM landed a perferct counter shot on a guy that was beating him up-probably broke his nose. Floyd don’t want to fight anybody-I guess the people should go crazy over his next fight-when he fights someone with a chance tell me about it. This dude is always tryn to avoide a real fight-cherry picking will be his undoing-I can’t wait

Posted December 9, 2012 4:09 pm 


Q

The funny thing in all of this is the fact that, it was the LEAST competitive of the 4 fights, without JMM’s sudden extra power. He was getting chopped up, broken up, and stiff legged… Manny looked fantastic… but you know what… this isn’t the first time JMM hit MP Flush and full blast.. at all… but it is the first time that he had that type of power…. guess his power has peaked at 40? awesome.

Posted December 9, 2012 4:07 pm 


Anonymous

why?..because pacman ran chin first into a punch he didn’t see. (perfect recipe for a K.O.)

Posted December 9, 2012 4:06 pm 


Q

Anonymous: Actually, it wasn’t just a “one hitter quitter” …they’ve been fighting for 10 years, and it’s always been tooth and nail, up til this point, when Manny got put out as bad as he’d ever put anyone out. What advantages do JMM have over FMJ beside them fighting a similar type of style (speaking generally)? I don’t think it’s fair for FMJ to get props off JMM’s work, and I’m pissed that the fight of this era, just crumble to a JMM right hand. Maybe JMM Vs. FMJ II cinco de mayo? lol.

Posted December 9, 2012 4:04 pm 


Q

Dave Cacciatore: All due respect… Castillo got his ass whooped twice… and I see Mayweather as a loser in this. He could have countered the crap outta Manny long ago, but let the much less athletically and technically gift Marquez do it.

Posted December 9, 2012 4:00 pm 


Anonymous

Common Sense -no you can’t use JMM as a measuring stick as a way of sayn Floyd would beat Pac just cause JMM did IDIOT. Don’t get me wrong but Martinez vs Williams 2 and JMM vs Pac 4 were one hitter quitter fights so how can you make an accurate assessment off a one hitter quitter. Both Williams and Pacman could take a good shot-neither guy was being outboxed at the time of the KO. JMM catches Pac with a good shot and stops him and you get a hard on at the thought that Floyd might be able to beat him. JMM is a boxer puncher/ counter puncher but you can’t compare all counter punchers so you don’t know what the hell your talking about. Oh yeah, Floyd didn’t look all that good in his last fight vs a guy Pac ICED a few yrs back. Great win for Marquez-he should be fighter of the year-this should be fight of the year-it had a round of the year and KO of the year-great fight. I would love to see the 5th fight. Let Floyd fight Trout next-I bet he wont do it cause he’s a sucker-will fight the Ghost instead

Posted December 9, 2012 4:00 pm 


PEDcquiao performs face plant to canvas and gets perfect 10

Manny needs a different protein shake. His body is immune to Ariza Juice. He needs to move on to juice, hecho in Mexico.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:59 pm 


Tomato Can

This was a great fight, that will be a candidate for fight of the year, knock out of the year, and Marquez will be in the running for fighter of the year. No amount of complaining and crying foul will change any of that, without evidence. What a perfectly landed straight right. Talk about running into punches, wow, just wow…

Posted December 9, 2012 3:58 pm 


Common Sense

Spiv or whatever your name is…heed mine, only 1 doping was is and always will be MP…..he is crashing burning fast….FM would have destroyed MP simply due to his EXTRA talented STYLE!

PERIOD!!

Posted December 9, 2012 3:54 pm 


Irish Horse

Good article, one loser you forgot to mention was uncle Bob, I’m sure he was sick last night. His 2 cash cows, little Manny and Chavez Jr being out classed and their stock value fall. Lets see FM Jr take on Sergio Martinez next year and give the fans a fight to watch.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:51 pm 


*h-on

Juans liver can’t take too much of that muscle juice in his system. Hes a old man

Posted December 9, 2012 3:49 pm 


srminimo

Author- I don’t think Pac was looking bad at all until that point. In fact, I think he looked better than he had the last time out and against Bradley. He fought 3 minutes of every round and, with all the talk about Marquez being so big, Pacquiao actually looked like the bigger, stronger, faster guy. But I think Nacho and Marquez had a very clear strategy- they were going for the long ball- and they did everything they had to do to get it: they added muscle, they worked on ways to setManny up and then Marquez delivered.

Te Tumbo- you’re absolutely right about Marquez being like a navy seal. The man maintains his cool under heavy fire like no one. The guy is as cold as a bank robber.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:48 pm 


Rooy

when will the urine testing result comes out?

Posted December 9, 2012 3:45 pm 


Jacob stills

It is obvious that Marquez is on riods How can someone gain this kind of puching power in one fight ? Looking at the background of his new conditioning coach explains everything.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:43 pm 


Anonymous

I doubt anybody here really thinks Roger Mayweather is actually posting – the spelling’s too good.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:43 pm 


Mitch

Angel ( roid dealer )Heredia: IGF-1 and IGF-2, epo and ATP – that stands for adenosine triphosphate, which intensifies muscle contraction.
SPIEGEL: Undetectable for testers?
Angel Heredia: Undetectable. We’ve used ointments that do not leave any traces and that enable a consistently high testosterone level in athletes.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:37 pm 


Haimat

Floyd a bigger puncher than Marquez?? Say what? Floyd is not a strong puncher and hasn’t kayoed anybody since bum Hatton. The Marquez that fought Pacman Saturday night is a whole other fighter than the version that fought Floyd and drank his own urine as part of his training diet. This article is BS!

Posted December 9, 2012 3:37 pm 


Hoffman

The new RIOD king of boxing Juan Manual Marquez !

Posted December 9, 2012 3:36 pm 


Fighting Words

Not only did JMM and Pacman do a great job in giving the fans a great with a little everything, from boxing to slugging to the finishing touch of a KO not just a TKO,but a KO. We must also give respect to the Ref. for doing such a great job in letting the fighter fight. IMO if the ref would have stop the bout and let JMM put his mouth piece in, which would have broken the rymthm of the fight, would have probably had a different out come in thefight, most likely a UD for Pac man

Posted December 9, 2012 3:36 pm 


Anonymous

Both guys should retire. Manny is done and JMM will not get younger. Either of them can be beaten by the younger studs that are out there today. Same with Mayweather. Some stud will pick Mayweather up from the floor when he pulls that elbow stuff and hurt himself on the fall. It is worth the penalty.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:29 pm 


Basketballman

Now Mayweathers turn to face the music against Timothy Bradley Americas true welterweight champion.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:25 pm 


peach of a punch

hecdog, silly flip whiner. wahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh. jmm is just better, deal with it.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:25 pm 


True fan of the sport

Please dude, u said Floyd can go on to fight MARTINEZ AND ALVEREZ?! Do you really believe Floyd will take either one of those fights. I been watching boxing closely for longer than 3 decades and have never seen a fighter like Floyd avoid so many other very QUALIFIED opponents until they were out of there prime. And to correct your statement, if Floyd had fought Manny 3 and a half years ago it would have anybodies to win.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:18 pm 


Roger Mayweather

Tumbo, don’t you wipe your ass with your hand where you come from?

Posted December 9, 2012 3:09 pm 


swampgas

with the wisdom of hindsight everyone is an expert. marquez is a technical master, and having worked on his strength, got some pop that was evident last night. paci avoided defense for years, and Roach didn’t really instill that in him to any significant degree.
so no surprises really. it was in the cards. mayweather is afraid to fight some fights, and will lose out in the history books as a dandified street punk, who blew it in many ways.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:09 pm 


joey

yeah pbf is such a great buisnessman he let the super fight with manny slip away , he would have made millions also ask pbf where are the steroids now that he has lost 2 in a row

Posted December 9, 2012 3:08 pm 


digby jones

It is time for Pacquiao to retire, he just got flattened by a 39 year old.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:07 pm 


Stark Zwillig

D Le Hoya was in his prime? Wow, you need to get off Floyd’s jockstrap…and I don’t even really like De La Hoya.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:07 pm 


Griff

Oh yeah, and for those blaming Roach. Everyone moaned about the lack of fire in Pac’s previous performances, and now (along with the author of this article) Roach is to blame (and has a diminished rep) for a one punch, against the flow knockout. Rubbish.

JMM is a master counter puncher, and if Pac was to stay back he would have been picked apart. Congrats to JMM for a deserved victory. (I’m a Pac fan, but thought JMM won the last fight).

JMM caught Pac. It happens.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:06 pm 


Victor

This writer is bias as heck. He blasts Mayweather for not fighting Pacquiao, but at the same time he claims JMM is too small for Mayweather.

FYI — JMM AND PACQUIAO ARE THE SAME SIZE YOU DOLT!! You can’t have it both ways here.

Posted December 9, 2012 3:03 pm 


Griff

What a ridiculous melodrama of what happened. “Pacquiao also showed the same gradual decline in both power and activity from his recent contests”….. Meanwhile, in the real world, Pacquiao threw more punches than he had in ages, and rocked and knocked down JMM, neither of which happened in their last fight. But hey, why let facts get in the way of a melodramatic spin.

Pacquiao…got… caught. Nothing more complicated than that. He was edging the fight (looking more on fire than he has in ages) in a barnburner of a scrap, and got nailed.

Seriously, do these rocket scientists get paid for these articles ???

Posted December 9, 2012 3:00 pm 


Koolz

I would also blame Roach for this. He has Manny going out guns blazing instead of fighting with some brains too, same with Khan.

every notice Golovkin and how patient he is with KO’s. He doesn’t get careless ever in a fight.
I say it’s over for Roach.

and Marquez awesome Job!

Posted December 9, 2012 2:43 pm 


MJ

Floyd beat Castillo twice, weather Castillo fans liked it or not and Dey la Hoya got credit for windmill flurry punches that didn’t land while Dey la Hoya was in his prime and in his weoght class.

Posted December 9, 2012 2:43 pm 


Tomato Can

To me the biggest loser of the night was Fifty Cent, with his ridicules promotional ring entrance for the Gamboa fight. If that’s how he wants to change boxing, he needs to get.

Posted December 9, 2012 2:38 pm 


Anonymous

The only loser was pacman….

Posted December 9, 2012 2:29 pm 


largo

BIG TIME!

Posted December 9, 2012 2:27 pm 


largo

This is what I wrote months before this fight & when I was the ONLY poster then: ” JMM is already training, months before the fight…hahahahahaha, he won’t be denied this time…” he did it.

Posted December 9, 2012 2:26 pm 


largo

It also helped that Juan put some mustard behind it, of course…but PED’s has nothing to do with it. JMM worked like a madman for this win & he’s got it.

Posted December 9, 2012 2:19 pm 


Dash

Pac and Marquez deserve credit for taking the kind of challenges that cause Floyd pissy-pants nightmares. A colleague pointed out this week that Floyd could have had a trilogy with Pac by now, but fear denies people opportunities. I think Floyd would have won but that is secondary now. He’ll probably be scared to fight Marquez again now, or cheat him on the scales again. And yes I know Pac was at an advantage in the past V cotto and DLH but Floyd would never have fought Clottey, Cheato or a 140 Hatton.
Credit to Marquez in particular, for stickin to his plan through the storm and delivering a perfectly timed bomb, he had a higher KO percentage going in to the fight and the kryptonite counter-punching style needed to beat Pac.

Posted December 9, 2012 2:16 pm 


largo

You get the usual morons all over these forums once the fight is over, showing their ignorance & stupidity. To say that PED’s gave JMM KO power, it’s only a sample; two things contributed to the one punch KO: Pac ran into the punch & he didn’t see it coming…that’s it. (lefhook has the right idea).

Posted December 9, 2012 2:16 pm 


Lightweight Mike

After years of stress from punches to the face..yeah punch resistance might not be there so much anymore. We were shocked when Jones got ko’d in 2 by Tarver. So now it’s like Jones?….who’s that.

Posted December 9, 2012 2:12 pm 


mansworld

Manny is done and one thing for sure is Mayweather would have killed him. That was a brutal KO by Marquez who did win one round when he fought Floyd, Manny neeed to stick to politics and take Cotto with him. Mayweather can go on to fight Martinez, Alverz or Guerro and retire undefeated Manny losing in that fashion changes the dynamics of the game…

Posted December 9, 2012 2:06 pm 


te tumbo

MAD SCIENTIST, i detected a little rust in Marquez’s reflexes but why split hairs? he KTFO of Pacquiao* and proved beyond a doubt what we’ve been claiming all along: Marquez is better than Pacquiao* . . . Congratulations(?) for stating the obvious (lol).

Posted December 9, 2012 2:05 pm 


The Mad Scientist

Tumbo I don’t think Marquez looked rusty last night, Pacquiao was just taking to many chances and was finding some success in doing so but paid the ultimate price eventually for doing so as well againt a master counter puncher like Dinamita..wow!, whatta great fight..I love how Marquez didn’t hold even when he was wobbled by Pac..it was Juanms pride and refusal to lose that kept him in there through a broken nose to light up the dynamite ..boomq, the gods have spoken..Lol! Good one.

Posted December 9, 2012 1:58 pm 


soldtnt

paq has had a lot of hard fights the punch resistence might not be there any more,hard to tell that punch would koed any 1 ,but all this talk of peds with both fighters is bull to warriors fought today and gave back boxing s self respect,grt fight the right result because i think jmm won all 3 of the previous fights ,hated seeing any fighter hurt like that though i was worried for a sec it was like when manny koed hatton scary but at least hes okay

Posted December 9, 2012 1:56 pm 


spiviy

And anon—Pac tore Cotto up for a very simple reason….which had to do with catchweights, or dont you know anything but chiming in about boxing.

Posted December 9, 2012 1:54 pm 


Spivy

anon—of course floyd will get paid…just like pac got paid but neither pac nor floyd will ever make the kind of money they could’ve have made had both fought against each other. Now that pipe dream of Floyd thinking he was going to make upwards of 50Mil for fighting pac has vanished in one night. But, that what he deserves for thinking boxing and and life revolve around him.

Posted December 9, 2012 1:52 pm 


bud the chud

Hold tight for the news of juan testing pos for the roids… its coming

Posted December 9, 2012 1:52 pm 


spiviy

@commonsense??- you would be more credible if we all knew for a fact that you hang with floyd 24/7 and could attest to whether or not he doped or not. So at face value, you’re only entitled to your own opinion.

Posted December 9, 2012 1:49 pm 


Anonymous

First of all, Mayweather doesn’t lose b/c he will still get paid the money he wants with or w/o Pacman. Some comments on here just don’t make sense, Mayweather is fighting bigger guys all while Pac has fought guys coming down in weight, come on man. Mayweather did not knock out Marquez b/c he didn’t need to. He has been off for so long, why not go the distance when you know your opponent can’t hurt you and plus he was getting in rounds. You gotta stop with this Mayweather fought lesser competition. These fighters all play the same game, it’s juts mayweather plays it better than all these guys. Cotto, i must say fought everyone under any circumstance but look wheer it has taken him. Pacman was always a good fighter, not great like how you guys hyped him up to be but good. Rather than bash Mayweather all the time, maybe you should start listening to him biases aside b/c he all that he said came to pass with Pacman. Remember, Pac turned down 40 mil guaranteed to go make. Go figure homie!

Posted December 9, 2012 1:48 pm 


Steve

Marquez couldnt knock out Pac the last 3 fights now the 4th Marquez turned to PEDS. Hey it worked

Posted December 9, 2012 1:48 pm 


Common Sense

Hey ANONYMOUS, heed your own advice slim, you don’t know WTH you’re talking about because if you knew anything, YOU would know that STYLES make fights and YES, due to $ May’s style you should/could use jmm as a measuring stick! FM is in a class by himself and his “choosing” to FIGHT Cotto was a calculated 1, make no mistake, F could’ve outboxed cotto but he outFOUGHT him sending a message as he went to lockup. You are way offbase, $ may ducked no 1 and is the absolute best hands down, never more clearer that MP was a doping flunky whose prowess was drugs! Mayweather did it.with clasd and is in 1 all of his own!

Posted December 9, 2012 1:46 pm 


bud the chud

Pac was winning the fight and got caught by a mega punch, all this talk of him being finished is nonsense, I’m sure he would win the rematch by just fighting stale and cautious like Juan, pac made the fight entertaining by wading in and paid the price

Posted December 9, 2012 1:38 pm 


Anonymous

Most of you guys know nothing at all you just sit down by your keyboard and start typing any damn thing. Why is everyone only using Marquez as a measuring stick to see how Pac would do vs Floyd? Cotto just bust Floyd up and look how Pac tore Cotto ass up-look how Trout outboxed Cotto-I guess that means Trout can beat Floyd huh? Manny wasn’t beat up or outboxed in this fight-he was winning the fight-he had JMM hurt real bad in the 5th and he hurt him again in the 6th. JMM did a Martinez-it was a one hitter quitter but untill a guy is in there getting beat up like Berto was then these things happen. Manny got caught simple as that and it happends. I was going for JMM but I wasn’t sure he was going to win. Before the fight I didn’t hear to many people talking like this now once again on Sunday everyone was going for the winner again-you guys suck-learn something about the sport you watch and stop riding the band wagon

Posted December 9, 2012 1:25 pm 


teepee

lol finally the truth is here i told yall pacman was done bob arum cash cow is done no juice no win lol

Posted December 9, 2012 1:23 pm 


Dash

Pacquiao isn’t finished at this level, he got beat by a fighter with a higher KO percentage and a kryptonite counter-punching style. Floyd may have beaten Marquez easily but Marquez caught him with a couple of the cleanest shots I’ve seen Floyd caught with in recent years. Marquez had a four and a half month training camp and it showed, no doubt Floyd would be scared to fight him again now and allege steroid use. Pacquiao and Marquez both deserve credit for fighting more frequently than Floyd and for taking ok a better calibre of fighter.

Posted December 9, 2012 1:23 pm 


lefhook

Well done to Marquez, i for one did’nt fancy him to win last night, but i’m glad he did. Good fighter. As for the one punch power all of a sudden, i think Pacquiao kinda helped there by not just walking but almost running on to the finnisher. Great fight to watch

Posted December 9, 2012 1:21 pm 


zdrx

shameless floidiots are celebrating as if it was their idol who destroyed pacman. pathetic. hey, ladies and girls… before you jump with joy like monkeys…your idol is a coward who would rather hide behind JMM’s apron strings than face pacman.
it took little marquez to fight and beat pacman… than your wimp of an idol to take risks by fighting pacman and basks at the glory.

congratz JMM…with heredia around…i hope you’re clean. LOL

Posted December 9, 2012 1:07 pm 


W.A. Losier

Puffy my friend, Pac fights were riquier than Mayweather. Both man faught the same folks…. dont fooled by the hbo hype machine. Emmanuel used the path with Wlad. At the end all the opponents had all the motivation to fight for victory. In the case of marquez and pac 4X.

Marquez camp are not stupid they in mayweather fight with confidence and a plan to win. Mayweather won convincingely the same guy that could not.
Floyd vs Ortiz = Pac vs Bradley (diffrence floyd did let himself get robbed)
Floyd vs De la hoya compared to Pac fighting the same guy the next year what is so special with that.
Floyd vs Mosley compared to Pac fighting the same guy the next year what is so special with that.
floyd vs baldomir sorry you fight the champ or duck the champ, baldomire had koed a well hyped floyd nemesis so why not.
Floyd vs Cotto sorry and Pac vs Cotto was more noble.

Sorry Floyd, Marquez, Pac all played there cards under the same rules…. who is left on top today should be respected. And I am sure that all 3 have the out most respect for each other. I think that fight fan should do the same.

Marquez you send a clear message to your fan and to Pac. nothing but respect

Pac if you want to fight Floyd next year knock out a few contenders and we all be back to square one. He can fight floyd and do the mega fight with Marquez #5!

Posted December 9, 2012 1:01 pm 


The Akbar One

That KO was a big deal. Pacquiao is a media darling due to the significant hype/propaganda machine Arum has put behind him. Yes, Marquez beat him three times before last night, but he did it conclusively last night.

Posted December 9, 2012 1:00 pm 


Pilingon

Why are ppl making a big deal, ,Marquez has beaten pacman each and everytime, but the only difference is that Bob Arum could not rob him of the victory this time. Marquez are clearly only lost once, and that’s when he jumped two weight classes to challenge Money.

Posted December 9, 2012 12:55 pm 


te tumbo

RAJ, not as uncomfortable as chewing on my used toilet-paper must be for you . . . (fatso) . . . :twisted:

Posted December 9, 2012 12:54 pm 


Roger Mayweather

Te Tumbo, isn’t it uncomfortable walking around that Mexican flag that’s always stuck up your ass?

Posted December 9, 2012 12:48 pm 


Gr33nFather

Now, where are the Mayweather’s haters? Imagine what Mayweather would do to Pouchio

Posted December 9, 2012 12:47 pm 


HHLondon

Puffy, You talk like JMM has always been the “bigger” fighter in the last 4 corrupt farces.
JMM gave away FOUR LBS at the scales.

Posted December 9, 2012 12:42 pm 


te tumbo

@ PUFFY: you forget Floyd v. DLH (FIRST); Floyd v. Marquez w/ OSTesting; Floyd v. Hatton (FIRST); Floyd v. Mosley (FIRST). meanwhile, it was obvious from pre-fight coverage that Marquez had given up on Arum’s judges, resigned himself to lose on the scorecards, and to decide the fight with his fists instead. Team Pacquiao’s* fight-plan of going for the KO only facilitated Marquez’s fight-plan (Roach is a Dunce). Marquez actually looked rusty to me and for a moment it seemed as if Pacquiao* might actually be capable of legitimately taking this fight on the scorecards but i also anticipated that anybody pressuring Marquez for a KO was playing with “Dinamita” and “BOOM!”, explosive and predictable end to rivalry. Marquez was always the better fighter of the two and there can no longer be any doubt or debate on that point.

Posted December 9, 2012 12:40 pm 


HHLondon

LMAO @ Chicago Guy. Now you know why they kept this one dimensional midget away from Mayweather.

Posted December 9, 2012 12:40 pm 


W.A. Losier

Mayweather did no loose, since it would have been an undeserved big fight for Pac. Sorry but Mayweather is human too and to say the he waited for an out prime Pac is a lie. What Maywaether prime or is the fact the he is the top of the food chaine that the writer does not want to accept. Some of us fight fan saw this Pac flaw a long time ago and we were always suprise that fighters up to now nevwe adjusted to it. The real loosers here is the media who enjoyed saying that Pac fighting style was the best and that is why he was better than Mayweather. Sorry HBO and all the others cautious and smart fighters become succeful. even Marquez camp said the first mistake the there fighter made in the first fight was not to be cautious, the result the myth that was Pac!

PS another succesfull fighter with smart cautious approach Wlad Klistcko

Posted December 9, 2012 12:35 pm 


Puffy

How about Broner vs Marquez at 140? Would that be too outrageous?

Posted December 9, 2012 12:30 pm 


Pilingon

Bob Arum just announced that the Nevada commission reviewed the fight, and changed the score to 114-113 for Paquiao. Pac Man wins by decision.

Posted December 9, 2012 12:24 pm 


Puffy

@Dave

I like your article, but i disagree on a couple of points.
1. Manny has taken riskier fights than Floyd.
2. I dont fully understand why people give Mayweather sooo much credit with his victory over Marquez. Emanuel Steward said (and im quoting his words) That a fight between floyd and marquez should have never happened. Floyd couldnt knock out a smaller man, he managed to knock him down once.
Floyd vs Ortiz… (what a joke)
Floyd vs De la hoya…. (a little too late maybe)
Floyd vs Mosley…
(floyd vs baldomir)
Floyd vs Cotto…

Posted December 9, 2012 12:23 pm 


te tumbo

following setbacks, ridicule, and sheer robberyS, Marquez has become Boxing’s equivalent of a Navy SEAL, e.g., bold and sophisticated assaults, on the most prominent opponents on their turf, with an unwavering crosshair fixed on Pacquiao* all along. IF Marquez insists on carrying-on, he’s earned the showdown v. the undefeated Bradley, which figures to be the most logical and profitable matchup left for him to finish his career with. although, there are also several 140lbrs v. whom Marquez can put the final touches on his ring-legacy but that is all those matchups would be. otherwise, Marquez’s ring-legacy is “Champion of HIS Decade” and better than Pacquiao*. it’s a beautiful thing to see . . . Viva Marquez!

Posted December 9, 2012 12:21 pm 



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