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Manny Pacquiao Turns Threats of Crucifixion Into Motivation for a Second Coming 

Before they met in the squared circle, Keith “One Time” Thurman made intense promises of “crucifying” Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao into retirement. On Saturday night, however, it was instead as if the eight-division world champion would experience a resurrection and have a second coming, delivering an impressive split-decision win over the longest-reigning welterweight champion to […]

Pacquiao vs. Thurman: Experience vs. Youth

As renowned HBO commentator Jim Lampley struggled to properly pronounce his name in his 2001 U.S. debut and super bantamweight title shot against former South African champion Lehlohonolo Ledwaba, no one that night would’ve predicted the explosive Filipino fighter would become a household name and cement his legacy in boxing history. Now 18 years later, as […]

Xicana Podcast! This Week in Boxing/Saturday’s Fights

This soon-to-be weekly podcast will feature weekly boxing news and previews to upcoming fights! I am currently working on a host for an actual podcast so you guys don’t have to look at me while I talk. Enjoy the recap!

Official: Danny Garcia vs. Shawn Porter

After months of speculation about a possible super fight between former welterweight champions Shawn “Showtime” Porter and Danny “Swift” Garcia, a date has officially been announced for the two boxing stars to meet inside the ring on Saturday, Sept. 8 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Porter and Garcia will be competing for the […]