-OpeningRound Staff As superhuman as fighters and their camps can be considering the industry they partake in, it’s sometimes hard to forget that these warriors and their handlers are human too, with raw human emotion. That’s why seeing this short clip below of Jose Aldo’...
-OpeningRound Staff If anyone doubted it before, let tonight end all doubts: Conor McGregor can fight as well as he talks. It only took him 13 seconds but Interim UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor once again shook up the fighting world by defeating UFC featherweight champion...
-OpeningRound Staff Roy Jones Jr. made a valiant effort at a comeback for a cruiserweight title at the tender age of 46. But after tonight’s disaster, he should seriously consider hanging up the gloves. After fighting mostly club fighters and handpicked opponents, Jones met an oppone...
-OpeningRound Staff If you’re not a believer yet, it may be time for you to start joining the Anthony Joshua bandwagon. Although Tyson Fury is currently the heavyweight top dog and from the UK, British gold medalist (2012) and blue chip heavyweight prospect Anthony Joshua is nipping...
-OpeningRound Staff Anthony Joshua is a 6’6 240 some lb chiseled superhuman of a heavyweight. He is an olympic gold medalist for the UK from the 2012 games, and at 26, is one of the top prospects in the sport, sporting an undefeated record of 14 wins with 14 knockouts in the first t...
-OpeningRound Staff It’s happening. After what was the biggest upset in UFC history when Holly Holm literally kicked the living daylights out of Ronda Rousey, UFC president Dana White confirmed to the...
-OpeningRound Staff As Manny Pacquiao continues to mull over his options for the next and final fight of his career April 9th, all of the indications up to this point have been pointing towards a 3rd fight with Timothy Bradley. However, per...
-OpeningRound Staff Add Timothy Bradley to the seemingly growing list of people who are disinterested in a third fight between him and the fighting pride of the Philippines Manny Pacquiao. Although Bradley WOULD take a third fight with Pacquiao, and according to him, are still negotiatin...
-OpeningRound Staff Although Manny Pacquiao was scheduled to announce the next and final opponent of his career tonight on Top Rank’s truTV fight card, it appears that Pacquiao still cannot make up his mind and the announcement will be delayed. Although it’s been confirmed th...
-OpeningRound Staff In news that will certainly excite British fight fans, Amir Khan, arguably the biggest name in British boxing, revealed to UK website...
-OpeningRound Staff As Friday night’s truTV Top Rank fight card approaches, the night that Manny Pacquiao will officially announce the opponent for his final fight on April 9th, speculation is running rampant on who Pacquiao will pick. As of today, we’re one step closer to find...
-OpeningRound Staff It’s been a rough day for the new heavyweight champion of the world Tyson Fury. Fury was stripped today of the International Boxing Federation (IBF) title he won from Wladimir Klitschko last month. Although Fury won several other heavyw...
-OpeningRound Staff WARNING: NSFW It looks like the new heavyweight champion Tyson Fury is making good on his statement before his upset victory over Wladimir Klitschko that he is “not a role model.” In an absurd ringside interview from the other night,...
-OpeningRound Staff When Gennady “GGG” Golovkin’s trainer Abel Sanchez was asked about Canelo Alvarez’s demand that a middleweight unification bout between himself and Golovkin take place at a 155 lb catchweight, Sanchez said that not only is it disrespectful towar...
-OpeningRound Staff Per Filipino news source GMANetwork, Floyd Mayweather candidly spoke to media the other day at an open training session about his financially reco...
-OpeningRound Staff Per Manny Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum, the final opponent for the Filipino fighting icon on April 9th will be announced on Top Rank’s truTV fight card Friday night headlined by Puerto Rican prospect Felix Verdejo. All indications are pointing towards a 3rd...
-OpeningRound Staff While many fans were left stunned and angry after Peter Quillin’s TKO defeat by WBA middleweight champion Danny Jacobs just 85 seconds into their fight at Barclays Center, Quillin seemed to respect referee Harvey Dock’s decision to stop the fight and disagr...
-OpeningRound Staff In one of the most shocking fights in recent memory, WBA middleweight champion Danny Jacobs brutalized his friend, fellow Brooklynite and former middleweight champion Peter Quillin with a savage and aggressive 1st round TKO. Jacobs was a man on a mission right from th...