Monday 18th December 2017,
Sports Alchemist
Spotlight

Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Conor Mcgregor has a chance to score an upset against Floyd Mayweather

Conor Mcgregor has a chance to score an upset against Floyd Mayweather

When you see Conor clowning around, doing a chicken stance more than the usual boxing. Please don’t believe the hype. [...]

August 24, 2017 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, MMA, sports 0

We want a Pacquiao-Mayweather rematch

We want a Pacquiao-Mayweather rematch

The large TV screens in the Thomas and Mack center showed all the legends from Muhammad Ali all the way to Sugar Ray Leonard. The electrified crowd centered their eyes towards the center as the old school “Rocky” theme started to play. [...]

November 6, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao 0

A different Miguel Cotto

A different Miguel Cotto

Seven years after, Miguel will be fighting for another Puerto Rico – Mexico rivalry. He will be up against a hungry fighter in Saul Canelo Alvarez, a relentless power punching brawler who fights similarly to Cotto. [...]

November 20, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, sports 0

Amir Khan Is No Prince

Amir Khan Is No Prince

Prince Nassem Hamed emerged out of the curtains with his usual glare and leopard print shorts. It was one tough entrance to follow, but you know what’s more tougher? All those bravado and silly antics outside, he can back everything up inside the ring. [...]

August 28, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran Uncategorized 0

Manny Pacquiao: Rematch or Retire?

Manny Pacquiao: Rematch or Retire?

Boxing has no spot for people that goes beyond the 33-35 year old mark, the savagery and brutality of the sport is too much for an old warrior. [...]

May 8, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 1

Mayweather-Pacquiao : Who really won the fight?

Mayweather-Pacquiao : Who really won the fight?

Floyd raised his hands in the air, shouted “I told you so” and the people responded with boos and more boos when he was formally announced as the winner. [...]

May 3, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 0

Mayweather – Pacquiao: Fearless Forecast

Mayweather – Pacquiao: Fearless Forecast

This is not a battle between good and evil as what everybody perceives this fight to be, this is about who wants it most.. read more [...]

April 28, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 0

Manny Pacquiao and Sun Tzu’s Art of War

Manny Pacquiao and Sun Tzu’s Art of War

An interesting blue print for Manny Pacquiao on his up and coming mega bout with Floyd Mayweather Jr. ..A book written 2 thousand years ago... [...]

April 8, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 2

How Manny Pacquiao Can Crack Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s “Shoulder Roll” defense

How Manny Pacquiao Can Crack Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s “Shoulder Roll” defense

The “Shoulder Roll” is a defensive technique where you deflect a punch by rolling away your shoulders from it. For gifted athlete with good boxing IQ like Floyd Mayweather Jr. he can block multiple combinations just by rolling his shoulders back and forth. [...]

March 4, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 0

Will We Ever See A Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao fight?

Will We Ever See A Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao fight?

A fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. is still a dimmed possibility. Even though talks have been resurfacing after five years of verbal wars and gag orders, there are still no signed contracts yet. [...]

February 17, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pinoy sports, sports 0