Boxing Great and Cultural Icon, Muhammad Ali, Passes Away at 74

Boxing legend and renowned activist, Muhammad Ali, has died today, at the age of 74. The eloquent, controversial and brilliant three-time heavyweight champion who was known as much for his social conscience and staunch opposition to the Vietnam War as for his amazingly impressive boxing skills, was hospitalized on Thursday for respiratory problems at a hospital close to his home … Read more

Nike Terminates Manny Pacquiao’s Endorsement Contract After His Homophobic Comments

This week, Filipino boxer and politician Manny Pacquiao went on a homophobic outburst on a Philippine television interview, but it has now cost him his Nike endorsement deal, as the sportswear giant has decided to cut ties with him. The 37-year-old conservative Christian politician who is currently running for a seat in the senate in the … Read more

Floyd Mayweather Defeats Manny Pacquiao

In what is known to be the richest fight ever, also dubbed “the fight of the century,” Floyd Mayweather Jr. has come out victorious as he defeats Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision. The showdown saw both boxers land an array of punches, however, Mayweather’s technical prowess and defensive tactics gave him great advantages over Pacquiao. The scores by the three judges read 118-110, 116-112, … Read more

“Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

We are just one day away from the much-anticipated showdown, and Showtime has released the third episode of its four-part documentary series Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao. In this episode, we get to hear from two of the fighters’ toughest opponents, “Sugar” Shane Mosley and Juan Manuel Marquez, as well as a final look at their pre-fight training sessions. The boxing match will happen tomorrow. Watch episode one here, and episode two here.

“Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

With the fight of the century being just less than a week away, SHOWTIME has released the second episode of their intimate four-part documentary series chronicling the life of perennial pound-for-pound champion Floyd Mayweather as he navigates his collision course with Manny Pacquiao. This episode takes a look at Mayweather’s professional debut, his unrelenting training regiment, how he uses cryotherapy to help heal faster in-between workouts, as well as letting us into his trusted inner circle. If you missed episode one, you can watch it here.

Mayweather/Pacquiao: At Last (Documentary)

HBO has premiered the first installment of the Mayweather/Pacquiao: At Last documentary. The documentary which will come in two parts, sees HBO profile Manny Pacquiao, as his May 2 showdown with Floyd Mayweather approaches. This episode covers the period when Pacman’s rise in boxing was first recognized in 2003, to the challenges he faced. The HBO produced documentary also features cameo appearances from Mark Wahlberg and Robert Duvall, who are both in support of Manny Pacquiao as he gears up to battle Floyd Mayweather in the ring.

“Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao” – Episode 1 (Documentary)

SHOWTIME has just released the first part of an intimate four-part documentary series chronicling the life of pound-for-pound champion Floyd Mayweather as he prepares for his showdown against pound-for-pound contender Manny Pacquiao. The first episode introduces Mayweather, looking at his life before the fame and fortune he possesses today. This episode covers Mayweather’s relations with rival promoter Bob Arum and his controversial loss at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, all mixed with several training footage. As per the fight’s contractual conditions, SHOWTIME will continue to highlight Floyd Mayweather’s life until the May 2nd showdown, whereas HBO will profile Manny Pacquiao with its own pre-fight programming.

The Official Mayweather vs. Pacquiao HBO Commercial

The hype surrounding the historic boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao is already building up, as we’re already less than a month away. To start things off, HBO has released its official TV commercial to promote the much anticipated showdown. The video clip which was reportedly filmed at a studio in Los Angeles on March 11, shows both fighters slowly approaching each other, against the backdrop of the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, where the showdown will take place.