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Tenshin Nasukawa Issues First Statement After Mayweather Bout

The MMA world kissed 2018 the year goodbye with an unlikely exhibition bout between boxing great Floyd “Money” Mayweather and Tenshin Nasukawa at RIZIN 14. The bout was scheduled to take place within three three-minute rounds under a strict boxing ruleset. Win or lose, the outcome of the exhibition would not

Floyd Mayweather Talks TKO Win Over Tenshin Nasukawa

On New Year’s eve, Floyd Mayweather did what he’s been doing for over two decades. Mayweather went one-on-one with Tenshin Nasukawa in an exhibition boxing match. The bout headlined RIZIN 14 inside the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The bout didn’t last long as Mayweather earned a first-round TKO victory.

Khabib’s Manager Says Floyd Mayweather Is Begging For Fight

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager believes Floyd Mayweather is clamoring for a boxing match against his fighter. Nurmagomedov is the reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title holder. When Conor McGregor was the 155-pound ruler, he faced Mayweather in a boxing match. Mayweather won the bout via 10th-round TKO. Having submitted McGregor back

Wilder: Nine Of Ten Refs Would’ve Waved Fury Knockdown Off

Over the past weekend, a massive heavyweight boxing contest went down in California. WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder defended his strap against lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury inside Los Angeles’ Staples Center. The fight went all 12 rounds, however, the judges turned in a controversial decision. The overall consensus from the boxing

Michael Hunter vs. Alexander Ustinov on Nov.24

2016 U.S. Olympian Michael Hunter (15-1, 10 KOs) will step to fight 41-year-old heavyweight contender Alexander Ustinov (34-2, 25 KOs) on November 24 on Matchroom Sport card due to 2012 Olympian Zhilei Zhang having issues with his visa. This is a quick turn around for Hunter, 30, as he fought just

Spence and Crawford trade words

IBF welterweight champion Errol ‘The Truth’ Spence Jr. and WBO champion Terence ‘Bud’ Crawford (34-0, 25 KOs) traded words last Saturday night back stage in Oklahoma City at the Maurice Hooker vs. Alex Saucedo fight. While it seemed like they were both on good terms originally when they started out trash

Floyd Mayweather vs. Tenshin Nasukawa fight still happening

Floyd Mayweather Jr. will be facing Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa after all. Their nine-minute exhibition fight is now back on. There will be no kicking for the fight, which means it’s going to be a one-sided exhibition. You can’t call it a real sporting event because it’s exhibition between the 5-time

Floyd Mayweather Says Fight With Khabib ‘Has To’ Be Boxing

Talk of a potential fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Khabib Nurmagomedov has been going around for some time now. Khabib comes off the biggest win over his career last month. He successfully retained his lightweight title against Conor McGregor at UFC 229. “The Eagle” submitted the Irishman in the

Anthony Joshua excited about Oleksander Usyk fight

Oleksander Usyk is in the target sights of IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua following his win over Tony Bellew last Saturday night in defending his cruiserweight titles. Joshua sees Usyk (16-0, 12 KOs) as an interesting fight for the near future. Usyk hasn’t moved up yet to heavyweight, but he’s expected

Chris Algieri vs. Angel Hernandez on Nov.30

Former WBO light welterweight champion Chris Algieri (21-3, 8 KOs) will be emerging from a 2 1/2 year layoff this month in his comeback on November 30 against journeyman Angel Hernandez (14-11-2, 9 KOs) in their fight at the Paramount Theatre, Huntington, New York. Algieri has been working as a nutritionist