WBC Super-Lightweight Champion 🇺🇸Jose Ramirez signs items for fans in Texas ahead of this weekend’s Super Lightweight Unification against Maurice Hooker.
For Ramirez, who has become a big time draw in California, going to enemy territory wasn’t something he was going to let get in the way of this fight happening…
“Maurice wanted the fight in his hometown so it was up to me to accept those terms and I did.”
Continue reading “Ramirez Hits the Road for Unification”
WBO Super-Lightweight Champion 🇺🇸Maurice Hooker found boxing after getting into numerous fights on the streets of Dallas as a kid.
He has fought his way up through the hotel ballrooms and nightclubs for $500 fights to a hometown unification bout against WBC Champion 🇺🇸Jose Ramirez Saturday night in Arlington, Texas.
Now, Hooker finds his main motivation to fight in his children…
“Being a father means everything to me. It’s my legacy, it’s my motivation, it’s my daily duty. Whether I’m there or away, I’m still daddy. My kids know I do it all for them so that they can have more than I ever had plus some.”
🇺🇸Keith Thurman following his split decision loss to WBA Welterweight Champion 🇵🇭Manny Pacquiao Saturday night.
“He was fast, he was strong. The short steps — everything that Manny Pacquiao always has been, he has a lot of it still left in him.” Continue reading “What He Said (Keith Thurman)”
“They often say that the impact of a man can be felt, and ultimately reflective of his people”
This shot by Eloisa Lopez captures the excited Filipino fans exploding with joy as they watch 🇵🇭Manny Pacquiao win the WBA Welterweight title Saturday against Keith Thurman at a public viewing in Marikina, Philippines.
🗣️|| “Does Manny belong in the ring with a fighter in his prime? Is Keith Thurman still Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman after some vulnerability against Josesito Lopez?” (Thurman asking himself the question)…..
Continue reading “Keith Thurman Speaking About his Upcoming Bout with Manny Pacquiao”