Found September 01, 2012 on The Queensbury Rules:
Who cares if that picture is real? I don't want to live in a world where I can't contemplate the scenario. Someone had to go to the trouble of opening a Word file, typing the blurb, blowing up the font and finally sticking it with some tape to the window and taking a picture, rather than just calling animal control. I also love the idea of a whole building being held under siege by a goose. And how did relations get so bad between this building and this goose? And what is it about THAT door that makes the goose wait outside, ready to clamp down on your thigh with his beak or whack you in the stomach with his wing, but the other door, he's all like, "Sure, whatever, go on through that one -- just not THIS one, bro"?Just like with the goose waiting outside ready to fight, so too are boxers waiting to fight one another in an increasingly packed and appealing fall/winter schedule, so we'll review the latest news about them in Round And Round, our feature on fig...

Cotto vs. Trout set for December at MSG

According to a report on, Miguel Cotto will face Austin Trout on December 1st at Madison Square Garden in New York. Cotto vs. Trout will be for Trout's WBA title strap, and it's an important fight in the division. Trout gets the chance to score what would be by far the biggest win of his career, while Cotto looks to get the next and likely final phase of his career...

Bailey vs. Alexander postponed due to Bailey injury

According to this report on, the Randall Bailey vs. Devon Alexander fight is going to be postponed. Bailey vs. Alexander was set to headline the Showtime card on September 8th, however, Bailey suffered an injury while sparring, and the fight cannot go off as planned. The event will still be held next Saturday though, and the co-featured fight between Lucas Matthysse and...

Bailey vs. Alexander: Training camp notes, quotes

Randall Bailey defends his International Boxing Federation (IBF)  welterweight title against former World Champion Devon Alexander on Saturday, Sept. 8, in the main event on Showtime from Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The fight is still over a week away, but if these confident boxers had their way, they’d fight tonight. “Oh, yeah, I’m definitely ready to rock...

Official quotes & notes on Bailey-Alexander postponement, Matthysse-Olusegun as main event

Following a back injury that sidelined Randall Bailey for his IBF welterweight world title fight against Devon Alexander, the co-featured Lucas Matthysse vs. Ajose Olusegun bout for the WBC Interim Super Lightweight World Championship has been elevated to the main event for the Saturday, Sept. 8 fight card from Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, live on Showtime. The...

Who is Manny Pacquiao’s next opponent? The Hunt for Red November

It looks as if Top Rank and Bob Arum are getting close to finalizing Manny Pacquiao's next fight. Let's call it The Hunt for Red November - a fighter and his team on a secretive quest to get in the ring for what will be a bloody battle this November 10th. Depending on whom you want to believe, Miguel Cotto may be leading the pack right now (in which case, the fight could...

Against Freddie Roach’s wishes, Manny Pacquiao will fight Juan Manuel Marquez rather than Miguel Cotto

Although not officially announced, rather than again face WBO light welterweight champion Timothy Bradley or powerful Puerto Rican icon Miguel Cotto, Manny Pacquiao has decided to fight Juan Manuel Marquez for a fourth time on December 1 at the MGM … Continue reading →
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