[Video] Teddy Atlas Says Pac v Bradley Is The Super Bowl

Beverly Hills, CA — At today’s kick off press conference for the upcoming Manny Pacquiao vs Timothy Bradley trilogy fight in Las Vegas on April 9th, Hall of Fame trainer Teddy Atlas says his guy, Timothy Bradley, is Tom Brady in what he deems the super bowl of boxing. “This is the Super Bowl, and I have Brady,” said Atlas before the Los Angeles based media. To watch the speech in it’s entirety, click below.

Mayweather Defeats Pacquiao With Relative Ease

LAS VEGAS — While the fight of the century didn’t completely underwhelm (or maybe it did depending on who you ask), it did look a lot easier than expected. In front of a crowd littered with stars, athletes, and politicians, Floyd Mayweather handily defeated Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision. “When the history books are written, I want them to say it was worth the wait.” ~ Mayweather Will the books say that? In the build up to The ‘Fight of the Century’, odd makers teetered back and forth on selecting a favorite but what eventually transpired was a match-up more entertaining than expected but grossly one-sided. Mayweather, the naturally bigger fighter, dominated the majority of the exchanges…

Mayweather & Pacquiao Grand Fighter Arrival

LAS VEGAS (April 28, 2015) – The countdown to Floyd “Money” Mayweather vs. Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao continued today as both fighters held individual Grand Arrivals with Mayweather arriving at MGM Grand and Pacquiao at Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino.   In a long-awaited collision of boxing superstars taking place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena this Saturday, May 2, undefeated pound for pound king and 11-time world champion Mayweather (47-0, 26 KOs) meets eight-division world champion and Filipino legend Pacquiao (57-5-2, 38 KOs) in a welterweight world championship unification bout in the main event of a three-fight pay-per-view telecast co-produced and co-distributed by HBO Pay-Per-View® and SHOWTIME PPV® beginning at 9 p.m. ET/ 6 p.m. PT.  …

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Fight Week Coverage

LAS VEGAS — Keep your browser looked to BadCulture.net for this week’s Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao fight week coverage. Here’s a rundown of the festivities. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Final Press Conference – Wednesday April 29 4pm ET/1pm PT ***** Weigh-in Live: Mayweather vs. Pacquiao – Friday May 1 at 6pm ET/3pm PT ***** Countdown Live: Mayweather/Pacquiao – Saturday, May 2 at 8pm ET/5pm PT

$87K Gets You Ringside For May/Pac, Just You

LOS ANGELES — We are now 32 days away before the eyes of the world are fixed upon the MGM in Las Vegas for the biggest fight of the decade. With the date rapidly approaching, the formalities of the event like ticket sales, pay-per-view prices, etc are beginning to slowly emerge. TMZ Sports is reporting that a premium, birds eye view of the fight (aka ringside)will cost you a mere $87,000…PER ticket. Let that sink in. Good LAWD that’s a lot of money. For $87,000 you could buy a NICE house in someplace like Arizona. For $87,000 I could pay off my child’s tuition for the next two years, all my debt, and get some work…

Stiverne/Wilder Grand Fighter Arrival In Las Vegas

BERMANE STIVERNE, DEONTAY WILDER, PROMOTER DON KING AND “RETURN TO GLORY” UNDERCARD FIGHTERS MAKE GRAND ARRIVALS AT MGM GRAND IN LAS VEGAS Photo Credit: Esther Lin/SHOWTIME LAS VEGAS (Jan. 13, 2015) – “RETURN TO GLORY: Stiverne vs. Wilder” fight week is officially here as WBC Heavyweight World Champion Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne, undefeated No. 1 challenger Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder, Hall of Fame promoter Don King, WBC Super Bantamweight Champion Leo “Terremoto” Santa Cruz and all the fighters on the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®tripleheader live on SHOWTIME® (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT) this Saturday, Jan. 17, made their grand arrivals at MGM Grand this afternoon. Here is what the fighters had to say upon their arrivals in Las Vegas Tuesday: BERMANE STIVERNE , WBC Heavyweight World Champion “I really don’t feel any…

[Video] All Access Epilogue: Keith Thurman

Photo credit: Jeandra LeBeauf/BadCulture.net LAS VEGAS, NV – On December 13th, Keith “One Time” Thurman, the welterweight contender from Clearwater, FL faced his biggest challenge to date, an undefeated, awkward fighting Leonard Bundu originally from Sierra Leone and now residing in Italy. Although Thurman dominated the bout and went on to win by unanimous decision, short sided watchers didn’t give Thurman the reaction he wanted at the conclusion of the bout. In this installment of the Showtime signature series,  enjoy behind the scenes footage of fight night and the rarely seen aftermath.

[Photos] Mares & Ortiz Host LA Media Workout

BELL GARDENS, CA – On a rare rainy day in Los Angeles, tucked inside of the Del Mares boxing gym, former champions Abner Mares and Victor Ortiz hosted an open media workout ahead of their respective December 13th clashes on the ‘Royal Battle’ undercard in Las Vegas. Ortiz, who finds himself in a must win situation, faces off against Manuel Perez of Denver while Mares, in his first fight since parting with trainer Virgil Hunter and returning to former trainer Clemente Medina, faces Jose Ramirez. Ortiz spoke of his new found Zen with trainer Joel Ortiz (trainer of former WBO champion Tim Bradley), something he says he never really had before. Fully aware of the importance…

Mayweather Remains Undefeated In Rematch

Photo credit: Jeandra LeBeauf/BadCulture.net Photo credit: Stephanie Trapp/Mayweather Promotions Photo credit: Esther Lin/Showtime LAS VEGAS (Sept. 13, 2014) – After 24 rounds of boxing with Marcos Maidana, Floyd Mayweather is still the undisputed pound-for-pound champion. Mayweather (47-0, 26 KOs) successfully defended his WBC and WBA Welterweight and WBC Super Welterweight World Championships with a unanimous 12-round decision victory in a rematch with Argentine slugger Maidana (35-5, 31 KOs) on Saturday in front of 16,144 fans at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, live on SHOWTIME PPV®. “Money” strategically fought the fight that he wanted, effectively avoiding the looping punches against the ropes that “El Chino” was able to land in their first bout and pivoting back to…

Alvarez Wins Split-Decision Over Lara

LAS VEGAS (July 12, 2014) – Photo Credit: Esther Lin / SHOWTIME Tom Hogan/Golden Boy Promotions Canelo Alvarez won a close split-decision victory over Erislandy Lara in the SHOWTIME PPV main event in front a sold-out pro-Canelo crowd at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. Judge Jerry Roth scored it 115-113 for Lara, Dave Moretti 115-113 for Canelo and Levi Martinez 117-111 for Canelo. The Mexico vs. Cuba showdown was a classic boxer-puncher matchup with Mexican superstar Canelo as the powerful aggressor and Cuban sensation Lara the slick boxing southpaw. Canelo started the bout patiently and picked his spots, but Lara’s footwork and movement seemed to frustrate him. Canelo became increasingly more aggressive…