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Kell Brook Tailor Made for Winner of Mayweather vs. Maidana

While Derrick Rose and Anthony Davis was wowing basketball fans in Chicago, welterweights Kell Brook and Shawn Porter were in Carson, California putting on a show of their own, but in a boxing ring. For those who left boxing for dead and decided to watch UFC on Fox Sports or USA Basketball on ESPN, you […] The post Kell Brook Tailor Made for Winner of Mayweather vs. Maidana appeared...
Via Outside Analysis
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Randall Bailey Has Formulated A Plan To Beat Devon Alexander

(Devon Alexander, left; Randall Bailey, right) When Randall Bailey walked back to his corner after the 8th round of his fight with Mike Jones, his long time trainer John David Jackson wasn’t in the center of his corner, it was his cut man, Chico Rivas. Bailey needed a knockout to win, and his corner aware of the fact, made a tactical move not often seen in the sweet science...
Via The Queensbury Rules
October 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Super Featherweight & Welterweight division rankings updates

Alexander vs. Maidana at 147 lbs; Broner vs. Perez at 130 lbs Last weekend on HBO, Devon Alexander defeated Marcos Maidana in his welterweight debut, and Adrien Broner crushed Eloy Perez, as he continues to solidify his position amongst the world's best super featherweights, and America's best young fighters. So, now it's time to go back and make some rankings updates...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Alexander beats Maidana by decision

Devon Alexander, in his first fight in the 147-pound division, used the added weight to record a unanimous 10-round decision over Marcos Maidana on Saturday night. Alexander, a St. Louis native and former WBC and IBF junior welterweight champion, improved to 23-1. Maidana, who hails from Argentina, fell to 31-3 in his welterweight debut. The 25-year-old Alexander dominated the...
Via AP on Fox
February 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Alexander beats Maidana with 10-round decision

Devon Alexander, in his first fight in the 147-pound division, used the added weight to record a unanimous 10-round decision over Marcos Maidana on Saturday night. Alexander, a St. Louis native and former WBC and IBF junior welterweight champion, improved to 23-1. Maidana, who hails from Argentina, fell to 31-3 in his welterweight debut. The 25-year-old Alexander dominated the...
Via AP on Fox
February 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Maidana vs. Alexander: Round by Round

Marcos Maidana and Devon Alexander are on their way to the ring.  Here comes Maidana now.  Alexander is making his way now.  They are both in the ring.  Tonight's main event is in the welterweight division.  The intros are finished.  Here we go.Round 1:They meet in the center.  Maidana misses with a straight right.  Lots of movement from both fighters.  Neither fighter...
Via Boxing Watchers
February 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Alexander ready to silence doubters

For a fighter who is 22-1 with 13 knockouts, there are a lot of questions surrounding St. Louis native Devon Alexander that he is looking to answer in Saturday night's fight with Marcos Maidana of Argentina. Alexander is making his debut in the welterweight division and some wonder if he will be able to deal with the hard-punching Maidana's power. In his last few outings...
Via Fox Sports
February 23, 2012  |  Discuss

5 factors to decide the outcome of Alexander vs. Maidana

In the aftermath of the rising superstar Julio Caesar Chavez, Jr. successfully defending his (fake) WBC middleweight crown on this past Saturday, HBO is set to host another intriguing fight that will promote the classic bull vs. matador style as Devon Alexander will face Marcos Maidana. The fight will take place in Devon’s hometown on February 25, 2012, at the Scottrade Center...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Devon Alexander vs. Marcos Maidana Preview & Prediction

On February 25, two solid 140-pound contenders clash in St. Louis, Missouri. Devon Alexander, a former champ ranked #6 by Pro-boxingfans and a St. Louis native, meets Marcos Maidana, the #4-ranked South American slugger. [Note: While both men are still currently ranked as junior welterweights, Alexander vs. Maidana is scheduled at the full welterweight limit of 147 lbs]. Both...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Alexander-Maidana Tickets on Sale Now; More Presser Quotes from the Fighters

On Saturday, February 25, four of boxing's most compelling athletes will begin 2012 in pivotal HBO Boxing After Dark televised battles from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri.  In the main event, the pride of St. Louis, Devon Alexander "The Great," squares off against Argentinean knockout artist Marcos "El Chino" Maidana as the two junior welterweight...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 16, 2012  |  Discuss
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