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fight coverage: mayweather vs. guerrero

Not a “Ghost” of a chance with Mayweather: Ringside by Chris Cozzone Thirty-six-year-old Floyd “Money” Mayweather may yet grow old. But last night was not his time to do so. Needing just two rounds to expel the specters of rust and age, Mayweather proved the naysayers wrong, yet again, by defending his pound-for-pound crown and [...]

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“mayday” postfight report

Old plan is new game for pugdom’s pound for pound kingpin Postfight presser by Chris Cozzone A new, old blueprint might’ve blackened the hopes of a war and bored a crowd to booing, but no one could deny that age-defying Floyd Mayweather Jr. had retained his pound-for-pound supremacy with yet another virtuoso performance. Before a [...]

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complete photo gallery: maidana-morales

The complete gallery from last night’s action-packed “Action Heroes” card in Las Vegas . . . |more|

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postfight coverage: guerrero, ishida

In much the same way most of press row will be dining on crow all week, having earmarked the return of Erik Morales something closer to a funeral than the epic battle it turned out to be, the campy billing of “Action Heroes” had most of us rolling our eyes . . . |more|

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top shots: guerrero vs. katsidis

Top shots from last nights’ Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero vs. Michael Katsidis fight.

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“action heroes” workouts

Slideshow of today’s media workouts at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas featuring Michael Katsidis, Robert Guerrero, Jose Miguel Cotto, Erik Morales, Marcos Maidana, James Kirkland, Paulie Malignaggi and Nobuhiro Ishida . . . |more|

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‘action heroes’ grand arrival in vegas

Slideshow from yesterday’s grand arrivals in Las Vegas featuring Michael Katsidis, Robert Guerrero, Jose Miguel Cotto, Erik Morales, Marcos Maidana, James Kirkland, Paulie Malignaggi . . . |more|

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maidana, guerrero, kirkland work out in vegas

Marcos Maidana, Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero and James Kirkland put on a show at the Pound 4 Pound Boxing Gym in Las Vegas today in preparation of their April 9 showdowns on the Golden Boy-promoted “Action Heroes” card at the MGM Grand, live on HBO PPV . . . |more|

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‘ghost’ finds new haunt in vegas

For Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero, fight camp has almost begun to feel like a vacation . . . |more|

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marquez-diaz 2 gallery

Aug. 1, 2010: Photo gallery of Marquez – Diaz II, including Pirog vs. Jacobs, Guerrero vs. Casamayor, Linares vs. Juarez . . . |more|

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marquez-diaz 2 weigh-in shots

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vegas fight week ends local drought

Las Vegas, July 27, 2010: Does it really matter that Juan Manuel Marquez and Juan Diaz have lost their last fights? Not here in Vegas, where fight fans have been starved by a fight drought the past few months. On Saturday’s HBO-PPV card, from the Mandalay Bay, Marquez and Diaz will seek to repeat last [...]

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fight stories from vegas

Stage left: There will be no false pretenses when former champs Joel Casamayor and Robert Guerrero step into the ring in a battle of former southpaw champs July 31 . . . |more| Jacob’s Ladder: Given the chance to rise out of contention to become a world champion, Daniel “The Golden Child” Jacobs (20-0, 17 KOs) [...]

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‘the ghost’ spooks arrieta

4.30.2010, Tropicana in Las Vegas: Appetizer card at the Trop headlines Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero, who chases down unwilling opponent Roberto Arrieta before scoring a finish in the eighth. Spooked by the comebacking Guerrero, Arrieta ran a dizzying, backward race, occasionally hitting the canvas before the finish. The highlight of the night? Chubsy-ubsy Alvaro Morales. [...]

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weigh-in outtakes

4.29.10, Tropicana Casino, Las Vegas: What can be so hard about shooting a bunch of starved boxers in their underwear? Try red lighting. I’ve been in Juarez strip clubs with friendlier lighting. Or the occasional doofus who creeps across your range while you’re shooting. Today’s weigh-in at the Tropicana was far from a disaster, with [...]

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“the ghost” headlines tropicana friday

4.27.2010: Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero does about two rounds of shadow-boxing for a small crowd and even smaller group of boxing journalists at the Tropicana in Las Vegas. On Friday, Guerrero debuts as a lightweight, against journeyman Roberto Arrieta.

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