Marquez vs. Katsidis

Quick note on last Saturday before I get into my pick for the coming Saturday.  That bout was probably the greatest vindication of any call I’ve had in a while.  Exactly what I predicted is what happened.

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Martinez vs. Williams

I was more sure of my prediction for this fight several weeks ago before the WBC weigh-in which was mandated 30 days out.  As most of you have probably heard, Sergio Martinez weighed 176 pounds 30 days away from a 157 pound fight.  Yes, I understand that he was fully clothed and just had a meal.  Let’s say that was about 5 pounds.  Getting down to 157 from 171 pounds over 30 days is roughly 3-4 pounds a week.

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Pacquiao vs. Margarito Post Fight Musings

What a performance.  I think Max Kellerman summed it up perfectly when he said, “It’s not just that Margarito is 17 pounds bigger.  It’s that Pacquiao has moved up 40 pounds and then gave away 17 pounds.”  Add a comment Continue Reading

Pacquiao vs. Margarito

Like most media and casual observers of the Sweet Science, I’m going with the favorite to win this one.  Unlike those same media and casual observers, however, I think Manny Pacquiao actually has to work hard for a victory.  I don’t think November 13 is going to be as easy a night as has previously been the case.

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