MOP Squad is still experiencing difficulties with posting. For anyone interested, my boxing articles can be found at www.pound4pound.com - most recently live coverage of both the Williams/Cintron and Adamek/Arreola fights and impressions of the Khan/Malignaggi fight.
I apologize for the inconvenience.
MOP Squad Sports Boxing Editor
May 11, 2010 - 10:25:52 PM
Boxing, politics, entertainer? Pacquiao!
How many adjectives can be used to describe Manny Pacquiao? I would have to make words up to come up with something new, and that is really unnecessary. All one has to do is watch him fight to appreciate his gift.
Mar 19, 2010 - 11:13:31 AM
The Two Sheds Review: Absolute Combat 1: Proving Ground
Once again I’m going to delve into the pile of DVDs sent to me by A1 Productions, and this time we’re going back to last May, and the Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh for Absolute Combat 1: Proving Ground.
Mar 16, 2010 - 8:39:07 PM
Austin Meier wins second BFTS event; Mike White announces retirement
Austin Meier won his second BFTS event this past weekend. Austin is really on a roll right now and riding great. The other big news was that "Mighty" Mike White announced his retirement.
Mar 8, 2010 - 6:44:25 PM
My "Pacquiao Time" day at Wild Card
Looking at the pictures from Media Day for Manny Pacquiao, it brought back all the good memories I had from my day at the gym, and I would like to share them with you.
Mar 6, 2010 - 2:39:23 PM
Honorio beats Hilario to keep NABO Lightweight Championship
Pechanga Resort and Casino was the site of some really great boxing. The main event was something to see for a variety of reasons, and all the other fights were good as well.
Mar 6, 2010 - 4:14:31 AM
The Two Sheds Review: Knuckle Up Origin
A relatively new MMA debut made their television debut on Sky Sports here in Britain this past Wednesday night as Knuckle Up presented their Origin show, hosted by Lisa Nash and Dane Bowers.
Mar 4, 2010 - 8:32:49 PM
The Two Sheds Review: Strikeforce Challengers Kaufman v Hashi
MMA action returned to Bravo’s screens here in Britain this past Sunday night with the latest Strikeforce Challengers show, headlined by Sarah Kaufman against Takayo Hashi, and with Mauro Ranallo, Stephen Quadros and Pat Miletich handling commentary duties.
Mar 2, 2010 - 9:51:52 AM
The Two Sheds Review: BAMMA 2
It took a while, and there were apparently a few hiccups along the way, but the British Association of Mixed Martial Arts returned for their second show, broadcast on Bravo this past Sunday, with Christian O’Connell, Bret Freeman and Graham Little handling commentary duties.
Feb 23, 2010 - 9:57:11 AM
Steve Forbes Ready to Pacq a Punch
I finally got to speak with Steve Forbes face to face for our interview, and it turned out to be an even better afternoon than I would have imagined. Not only did I get to watch him spar, I got to watch him spar with Manny Pacquiao!
Feb 22, 2010 - 5:08:58 PM