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SUGAR RAY LEONARD RUMORS

Floyd Mayweather: I'm a better fighter than Muhammad Ali

  No athlete is untouchable.   Someone will always try to argue that LeBron James is better than Kobe Bryant, Kobe is greater than Michael Jordan, or MJ is greater than Bill Russell. Each angle has valid arguments in its defense. But Muhammad Ali? As far as boxing lore is concerned, he’s the greatest of all time. Even Floyd Mayweather’s strongest supporters might...
Via NESN.com
April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Sugar Ray Leonard visits SportsCenter to discuss Mayweather-Pacquiao

Boxing Hall of Famer Sugar Ray Leonard visited ESPN’s Bristol, Conn., campus today for an ESPN Car Wash, appearing on several ESPN shows, including SportsCenter to discuss the much anticipated May 2 Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao mega-fight and more. In the photo here, you see ESPN’s Jay Crawford and Chris McKendry with Sugar Ray Leonard on the set of SportsCenter. Sugar...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Boxing's 5 best punch nicknames

Boxing has a lot of punches but here are the five that were so great the punches deserved their own nicknames. The post Boxing’s 5 Best Punch Nicknames appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: Lessons from Leonard vs. Duran

Mayweather vs Pacquiao is a dream of boxing fans around the world. The answers it can provide are foreshadowed by another historic fight: Leonard vs Duran. The post Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao: Lessons From Sugar Ray Leonard Vs. Roberto Duran appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Sugar Ray Leonard expects more punches & a knockdown in #MayweatherMaidana2

So we heard what Roberto Duran had to say about the Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 rematch and now the second of the four kings of the 80′s comes to the fold as “Sugar” Ray Leonard chimes in on what he expects to happen on September 13th at the MGM Grand. Leonard who was in Las Vegas a few weeks back and inducted Roberto Duran into the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame spoke to me about...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather following Sugar Ray Leonard: Dubiously fighting for two WBC titles at once a la Leonard vs. Lalonde

Floyd Mayweather's upcoming rematch against Marcos Maidana will now be for both of his WBC title straps, from the Welterweight and Junior Middleweight divisions. WBC head-honcho Mauricio Sulaiman has apparently given his go ahead after Mayweather requested to do so. For Mayweather, it's a move which allows him to continue following in the historical footsteps of Sugar Ray Leonard...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Sugar Ray Leonard and Sugar Shane Mosley receive tribute painting

It was awesome enough to get Sugar Ray Leonard and Sugar Shane Mosley in the same place in the video we posted the other day. But add in a painting that features the three most famous Sugar’s and one that is made out of actual sugar and the result couldn’t be any sweeter. Hah, you like that rhyme huh?! John Barge III is a talented artist and you can check him out presenting his...
Via Fight Hub TV
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Leonard & Mosley talk Adrien Broner, “He’s not ready yet!”

When I watched the video before you for the first time I literally turned into a little school boy at the sight of someone like Sugar Ray Leonard moving around with Sugar Shane Mosley. Having these two boxing legends in the same frame in a video is a one of a kind type of thing that makes us jump up and down. So after being blindsided with the whole awesomeness of that and then proceeding...
Via Fight Hub TV
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

First Look: Usher Filming For Sugar Ray Leonard Biopic

PANAMA - Grammy award winning R & B crooner Usher Raymond has been diligently preparing for his role as Sugar Ray Leonard in the upcoming bio-pic, “Hands of Stone.” In a recent interview with Men’s Health magazine, Raymond spoke of the rigors of training to carve his body into shape to closely resemble the iconic 146 pound world champion. “What he did as a boxer is no...
Via BadCulture
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Sugar Ray Leonard picks Floyd Mayweather to be Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman of the Year

Sports Illustrated will announce its choice for 2013's Sportsman of the Year on Dec. 16. As they often do, they have other famous figures in sports and sports history to offer their own take on who should win the award. Here, you'll find the take from Sugar Ray Leonard, and his choice of Floyd Mayweather as the 2013 Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year. Here's an excerpt from...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss
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