Senator John McCain is not pleased about boxing judges scoring a decision for Timothy Bradley over Manny Pacquiao in the welterweight title match earlier this month.That said, now might finally be the time his legislation to regulate boxing -- which he's tried over and over again -- sees some succes ... More >>
This has been a week of good news for Mary Rose Wilcox. She's either received a settlement award of $1 million from Maricopa County, for which she serves as one of five County Supervisors, or she's close to a settlement. The county's not saying which just yet. The rumors of a settlement came a day ... More >>
Image: Wikipedia Alki David says he'll change the name of his next pay-per-view celebrity boxing event to satisfy a lawsuit settlement with a Valley charity.Media entrepreneur Alki David says his pay-per-view Celebrity Fight Night this Saturday will distinguish itself from a similarly name ... More >>
Professional and amateur boxes at Friday Night Fights on April 8 pummeled each other and thrilled the sold out crowd at the Madison Events Center in downtown Phoenix. Michelle Rosado, president of Face to Face Events, organized the event and hopes that it will spur more enthusiasm in boxing throug ... More >>
Manny Pacquiao is the undisputed best pound-for-pound boxer in the world at the moment, an unofficial honor that is a first for a Filipino. He is a transcendent figure, a living myth, who combines what seems to be true humility and dignity with amazing pugilistic skills and power.Manny Pacquiao stri ... More >>
Poetry and performance crew honors a champion
Tell them Betty Draper sent you
Artist Vincent Valdez captures the Passion in the ring
Mayweather and Mosley battle on the big screen
www.upnextinsports.com Iron Mike Following the cues of countless other former celebs, boxer and Scottsdale resident Mike Tyson will be featured in his own reality show on Animal Planet, where he will participate in one of the most classic hood-rat games in existence: Pigeon racing. Since t ... More >>
www.njit.eduThe photog who went a round with Mike Tyson at LAX on Wednesday says he never touched the former heavyweight champ. Tony Echevarria claims he was merely asking Tyson questions, when Iron Mike snapped and started beating him, breaking his camera and ultimately sending him ... More >>
www.bossipfiles.comOne month to the day after telling Oprah he was done using violence to resolve his "issues," Iron Mike Tyson seems to be at it again.
www.deadschools.net Senator John McCain hopes to be a different sort of "Great White Hope" for the memory of former heavyweight champion Jack JohnsonSenator John McCain isn't pulling punches in his effort to have former heavyweight champion Jack Johnson pardoned for a 1913 conviction. ... More >>
www.myfitnessstudio.comIron MikeIron Mike Tyson will be on Oprah Monday, where he discusses the tragic death of his daughter in his Phoenix home earlier this year and claims to not want to know any details to avoid a potential "problem."For the sake of every ear in the Valley, let's respect his w ... More >>
Image: www.mike-tyson.info/pictures.htm Phoenix police reported this morning they have no news about the condition of Mike Tyson's 4-year-old daughter, found "unresponsive" Sunday after choking on a treadmill cord. Police so far have termed the incident a "tragic accident." The call to police about ... More >>
Just a few of the folks WBC missed out on meeting Saturday night.I was expecting a hatefest, a yellathon, maybe even some fisticuffs. Instead, it turned into a love-in.I'm talking about the threatened picket of Glendale Community College by the gay-bashing Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka, Kansas. ... More >>
Phoenix boxing great Michael Carbajal says his big brother and manager, Danny, stole every penny he had
Down home fun at Greyhound Park
Comes out a winner, despite taking punches
Here comes tribal
Ron Howard finally scores a knockout
Garcia swings at "Fight Night"
Glendale Arena packs a punch with Showtime boxing
Rattlers fans get one last home game
Meg Ryan may be looking to mature, but her new boxing movie goes down for the count
Boxers go head-to-head at Dodge
Is Phoenix fighter Jesus Gonzales the next Oscar De La Hoya? He may not be as good-looking, but he punches just as hard.
Midget wrestlers say Phoenix fight events are giving them the short shrift
Amateur boxers from ASU, the UofA duke it out for charity -- and revenge
Vassiliy Jirov has answered every challenge in the boxing ring. But his weight division and Russian background may keep him from ever getting the recognition he deserves.
Undoing Time, They're Baaaaaack, Double Your Pleasure, and Me and Julio
Foxy Boxing gives new meaning to the term "knockout"
19-year-old Carlos Tarin possesses unrefined but devastating boxing skills. In entering the pro ranks, he'll rely on his predatory instincts--and Mexican pride--to survive.
The senator says extreme fighting should be banned. You got a problem with that? Eddie Goldman does.
In search of rhyme or reason inside Phoenix's boxing subculture
As a promising amateur boxer, Michael Carbajal set lofty but simple goals. Ten years later, he's achieved them. What makes him fight on?
Scott Walker is the longest of long shots to beat boxing legend Julio Cesar Chavez. But the skinny Mesa fighter who calls himself "The Pink Cat" isn't about to miss his golden opportunity.