Probably why Manny Pacquiao was injured

Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao was not quite the spectacle that the casual boxing fan was hoping for. It was more like a game of chess where Mayweather showed dominance in boxing ability that entertained the boxing purists. Pacquiao struggled to get in range, and in particular could not connect with the right hand, landing only 18 jabs in the …

Floyd Mayweather Training Camp Analysis

Mayweather vs Pacquiao is just one day away, training camp is done, weight stripped off and media obligations are completed. Before the ‘fight of the century’, apart from ‘who will win?’ there is only one question remains. ‘Have they done everything right in training’ Boxing Science will analyse both Floyd Mayweather’s and Manny Pacquiao’s training methods in preparation for the …

Manny Pacquiao Training Camp Analysis

Mayweather vs Pacquiao is just one day away, training camp is done, weight stripped off and media obligations have been completed. Apart from ‘who will win?’ there is another important question. ‘What have they done in training?’ In this Boxing Science post we analyse Manny Pacquiao’s training methods in preparation for the biggest fight of his career. Here, we have a look at the …

More Mayweather vs Pacquiao Predictions

We see more of the Boxing Science team and athletes give their Mayweather vs Pacquiao predictions. Hope you are enjoying the #WeekOfTheCentury articles so far, just 1 day left until the big fight we still have a few more treats for our readers. Check out post’s from earlier in the week HERE and look out for us tomorrow where we will be breaking down Mayweather’s and Pacquiao’s …

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: Battle of the Minds

Mayweather vs Pacquiao, the so called Fight of the Century, is only 2 days away. The build-up, the money, the media circus surrounding the fight are all potential distractions, so how might the pound for pound kings keep their focus for the biggest fight of their lives. Our Boxing Science sport psychologists Pete Olusoga and Rory Mack discuss methods and strategies to remain focussed on the …

Running for Boxing Fitness

Nearly every boxer dreams of having world level fitness.  To be able to work at high-intensities, last the distance and perform to your full boxing potential. This makes running conditioning a vital part in a boxers physical preparation leading to to competition. Boxing Science’s performance physiologist Alan Ruddock breaks down the what’s, why’s and when’s of running conditioning. Click here to …

Pacman Speed

Mayweather vs Pacquiao has made the avid boxing fan mind race over the last 6 years, the matter on who would win is a great talking point but it is the clash of styles that makes the mouth water. Mayweather has tremendous timing and a trademark defensive style which has seen him dominate his previous 47 opponents. Pacquiao has a …

Recover Without Money

The first article for our Boxing Science #WeekOfTheCentury is an intriguing one. We have seen Mayweather entering an ice chamber during this training camp, following this I have had many questions what it is, and what are the benefits…. A video posted by Floyd Mayweather (@floydmayweather) on Apr 8, 2015 at 8:35am PDT What is Mayweather doing? We have all …

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: Boxer predictions

It’s the #WeekOfTheCentury here at Boxing Science, a week of exclusive articles dedicated to one of the biggest fights of all time. We will be analysing the methods used in Mayweather’s and Pacquiao’s respected camps, providing tips on how YOU can replicate the training methods of the pound for pound kings. From speed and aerobic training, to recovery and refueling …

Week of the Century: Mayweather vs Pacquiao

Mayweather vs Pacquiao … it’s here, it’s happening, it’s time. Boxing Science are eagerly awaiting what is dubbed ‘The fight of the century‘ between the pound for pound kings of boxing, Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather and Manny ‘Pacman’ Pacquiao. Boxing is booming, the world’s greatest sport is taking over our TV, social media and our lives for the mega-money showdown taking place in Las …