Boxing Briefs May 2 – Mayweather Talks Fight with Pacquiao

Fight Network Staff / May 2, 2012 - 8:37pm

What’s happening in the sweet science?

-Floyd Mayweather: Fighting Manny Pacquiao is a health risk (Credit:

-Texas senator appeals boxing match alcohol ban, says its an insult to the city and should be overturned (Credit:

-Christy Martin vs. Mia St. John II postponed to Aug. 14 (Credit:

-Ed Paredes forced to withdraw from May 18 card due to lung problems; plans to return on July 21 (Credit:

-Dmitry Pirog defeats Nobuhiro Ishida, retains WBO middleweight title (Credit:

-Thangthong Kiattaweesuk to face Macbute Sinyabi in jr. featherweight bout on May 18 in Thailand (Credit:

-Cory Spinks to face Cornelius Bundrage for IBF jr. middleweight title on July 28 in San Jose, California (Credit:

-Roman Gonzalez in talks to face Ryo Miyazaki next (Credit:

-Vladine Biosse to dace Joey Spina in super middleweight bout on May 24 in Lincoln, R.I. (Credit: