-OpeningRound Staff It was assumed that the April 9th clash between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley would be the final fight of Manny Pacquiao’s illustrious career before he devotes his life to politics full time. However, not so fast. According to...
-OpeningRound Staff It’s been speculated for a while now, but today Manny Pacquiao’s longtime promoter Bob Arum confirmed it. Via a report from The Manila Times, Manny Pacquiao will offici...
-OpeningRound Staff This is interesting. Filipino boxing hero Manny Pacquiao just went on record and said that the new Miss Universe, Filipino beauty queen Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach, avenged his loss against Floyd Mayweather Jr. earlier this year. Wurtzbach, as the world knows now, was crowned...
-OpeningRound Staff It was recently revealed by Manny Pacquiao’s adviser Michael Koncz, that boxing’s class clown and current WBA light welterweight champion Adrien Broner (31-2, 23 KOs) is now a possibility for Pacquiao’s final fight on April 9th in Las Vegas....
-OpeningRound Staff Manny Pacquiao’s longtime promoter Bob Arum is becoming increasingly frustrated with Pacquiao’s inability to select his opponent for his next and possibly final fight on April 9th. Time is ticking for ample time to market the fight, and time is also ticking...
-OpeningRound Staff It was his first fight in over a year and an impressive win at that. The infamous Nate Diaz, one of the UFC’s bad boys, scored a huge win over Michael Johnson on UFC on FOX 17’s main card. But what he di...
-OpeningRound In an exciting main event pitting 2 heavyweight contenders against each other, WBA Interim Heavyweight Champion Luis “The Real King Kong” Ortiz  (24-0, 21 KOs) made a statement with a knockout-of-the-year candidate over Bryant “Bye – Bye” Jenni...
-OpeningRound Staff In an exciting fight for one of the secondary middleweight belts pitting the WBO titleholder, Ireland’s Andy Lee, and number 1 contender, Britain’s Billy Joe Saunders, Saunders dethroned Lee via...
-OpeningRound Staff The new heavyweight champion of the world Tyson Fury is known for his brash statements and absurd antics. One of his longtime antics has been calling out MMA fighters to fight him, since he wants to prove that he’s the best fighter in the world. Fury has gone on rec...
-OpeningRound Staff The world is still talking about Conor McGregor’s brutal 13 second KO over former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo last weekend. However, in some rare footage that recently resurfaced from early in McGregor’s...
-OpeningRound Staff If IBO, IBF and WBA middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin gets his way, he could fight the winner of tonights Ireland Vs. UK WBO middleweight title fight between Andy Lee and Billy Joe Saunders. Golovkin is believed to have a much anticipated...
-OpeningRound Staff The fight world is still in shock from what transpired last Saturday night. It only took former intermin UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor 13 seconds to knock out former UFC featherweight champion and pound for pound king Jose Aldo to become the full recognized...
-OpeningRound Staff It’s not quite Mayweather-Pacquiao money, but it’s still not a half bad haul for only 13 seconds of work. According to information released by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, for his 13 second demolition of Jose Aldo last Saturday night, the new...
-OpeningRound Staff In what is surely good news to fight fans craving a showdown between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, one major hurdle appears to have been crossed in making the fight happen-the weight limit. Previously Canelo would not b...
-OpeningRound Staff Per a WBC press release, the teams of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin have agreed to each have voluntary defenses of their middleweight belts in the spring, and return to the negotiating table immediately in May, after Canelo fig...
-OpeningRound Staff Wow is the only reaction after watching the video below. Raw dressing room footage from Saturday night’s UFC 194 fight showed the humanity and extent of heartbreak and devastation that Jose Aldo felt after Conor McGregor knocked him out in 13 seconds and took his...
-OpeningRound Staff These clips of Conor McGregor fans from his native Ireland may be even more entertaining than his 13 second KO win over Jose Aldo Saturday night. McGregor is one of the biggest draws in all of combat sports, and one of the reasons why would be his devoted Irish fanbase...
-OpeningRound Staff The world now knows that it only took Conor McGregor 13 seconds to knock out the former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo. Although Aldo pound for pound is/was one of the most skilled fighters in MMA, McGregor’s reach and brutal left hand proved to give him t...