2006 best BOXING fight – Miguel Angel Cotto vs Carlos Quintana – fight Video


4_stars_allthebestfights Review: 2006-12-02, Cotto vs Quintana was a great battle of boxing between two undefeated boxers (two knockdowsn). Miguel Angel Cotto (27-0-0), after having defended his WBO light welterweight six times, tried to climb the welterweight division facing Carlos Quintana (23-0-0), who came from the important victory against Joel Julio. Cotto vs Quintana was valid for the vacant WBA World welterweight title. Watch the video!

2006 best BOXING fight – Edwin Valero vs Vicente Mosquera – full fight Video


4_stars_allthebestfights Review: 2006-08-05, Edwin Valero was one of most spectacular boxers of the new millennium, and also against Mosquera has played a very exciting fight. Vicente Mosquera (24-1-1) had won the WBA World super featherweight title the year before and defended the title in Panama (his mother country) against the undefeated Valero (19 fights, all won by knockout). Mosquera was knocked down two times but also “El Inca” Valero went to the canvas once (first time in his career). Watch the video!

2006 best BOXING fight – David Haye vs Giacobbe Fragomeni – full fight Video


4_stars_allthebestfights Review: David Haye defended his EBU (European) cruiserweight title for the third time, title which had won in 2005 against Oleksandr Hurov, and in this fight he faced Giacobbe Fragomeni, undefeated boxer who had already won some important titles like the WBC International cruiserweight against Frederic Serrat; in fact Fragomeni gave Haye troubles with his pressing… Watch the video!

2006 best BOXING fight – Sydorenko vs Kratingdaenggym – full fight Video


4_stars_allthebestfights Review: Volodymyr Sydorenko vs Poonsawat Kratingdaenggym was valid for the WBA World bantamweight title and it was a battle between two undefeated boxers. Sydorenko (18-0-1) had won the WBA title in 2005 (against Julio Zarate) and this was the third time he defended it, Kratingdaenggym (24-0-0) fought for the first time out from Thailand and it is never easy to win a title in Germany. After a tough fight Sydorenko wins Poonsawat Kratingdaenggym on point. Watch the video!

2006 best BOXING fight – Javier Castillejo vs Felix Sturm 1 – full fight Video


4_stars_allthebestfights Review: the first fight between Castillejo and Sturm was one of the greatest and surprising fights of 2006. Felix Sturm defended his WBA World middleweight title (won against Maselino Masoe) for the first time and had lost only once in his career (against Oscar De La Hoya); Javier Castillejo seemed to be an easy opponent as it was 39 years old, 11 more than Sturm, and had already suffered 6 defeats (but also 60 victories). And already in the second round, “El Lince” Castillejo knocked down Sturm, that managed to recover and the fight goes on… Watch the video!

2006 best BOXING fight – Jermain Taylor vs Ronald Wright – full fight Video


4_stars_allthebestfights Review: Jermain Taylor vs Ronald Wright was one of the best boxing fights of 2006. Taylor was undefeated (25-0-0) and was the WBC and WBO champion of the middleweight division, titles that he had won against Bernard Hopkins (one of the best fights of 2005), instead Ronald “Winky” Wright had already lost 3 times (the last time against Fernando Vargas in 1999) but he could rely on his experience of 50 victories. Watch the video!

2006 best BOXING fight – Jamie Moore vs Matthew Macklin – full fight Video


5_stars_allthebestfights Review: several of the most respected boxing magazines voted the fight Jamie Moore vs Matthew Macklin as “fight of the year”, and it was definitely one of the greatest fights of 2006. Jamie Moore (24-3-0) defended for the second time his British light middleweight title (BBBofC) against the young and promising Macklin, who had lost just once, right in his previous attempt to win the British light middleweight title (against Andrew Facey). Watch the video!

Manny Pacquiao vs Oscar Larios full fight Video – 2006


5_stars_allthebestfights Review: Manny Pacquiao backs to fight in the Philippines in 2006 against Mexican Oscar Larios. Pacquiao defended for the second time his WBC International super featherweight title and would not disappoint his people, but Larios, even if this was the first match in the super featherweight division, like all Mexicans sold his life dearly: very nice fight with two knockdwons, five stars! Watch the video!

2006 best BOXING fight – John Duddy vs Luis Ramon Campas – Video fight


5_stars_allthebestfights Review: John Duddy vs Luis Ramon Campas was valid for the IBA middleweight title and was one of the best fights of 2006. “Yori Boy” Campas had an incredible record of 96 fights, including 88 victories and 8 defeats, and in his long career had already faced fighters like Oscar De La Hoya, Fernando Vargas, Raul Marquez and Felix Trinidad, while his opponent John Duddy, younger than 8 year, had only 17 professional fighting, but all won… Watch the video!