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Sor Rungvisai scores narrow win over Estrada

In an intense slugfest, Srisaket Sor Rungvisai emerged with a majority decision victory over Juan Francisco Estrada to retain his junior bantamweight world title Saturday night at The Forum.
Via ESPN
10 hours ago

Nietes stops Reveco; Arroyo outpoints Cuadras

Flyweight world titleholder Donnie Nietes dominated Juan Carlos Reveco in a KO victory, and McWilliams Arroyo surprised Carlos Cuadras for a majority decision win at Superfly 2 on Saturday.
Via ESPN
14 hours ago

Smith eases past Holzken, into WBSS final

Callum Smith's unanimous points decision over Nieky Holzken sets up Callum's World Boxing Super Series final against George Groves.
Via ESPN
16 hours ago

Campos replacing Soto in bout vs. Taylor

Josh Taylor will box Winston Campos in Saturday's welterweight bout after his initial opponent, Humberto Soto, pulled out with an injury.
Via ESPN
20 hours ago

Deontay Wilder stars on NYC’s power-packed boxing night

It’s a fair question to ask: Why on earth would there be two major boxing shows in New York on the same night? On March 3, Barclays Center will feature a boxing card headlined by the WBC heavyweight championship fight between the champion Deontay Wilder and unbeaten challenger Luis “King Kong” Ortiz. The main event,...
Via New York Post
1 day ago

Top Rank inks Dominican welterweight Adames

Dominican welterweight Carlos Adames (13-0, 11 KOs) signs multiyear promotional deal with Top Rank.
Via ESPN
1 day ago

Centeno Jr. injured, fight vs. Charlo postponed

The interim middleweight world title fight between Hugo Centeno Jr. and Jermall Charlo has been postponed after Centeno injured his ribs in training.
Via ESPN
1 day ago

Keidel: Who Does Deontay Wilder Need To Fight?

By Jason Keidel You may hear a boxing wakeup call when Deontay Wilder fights Luis Ortiz next weekend at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Boxing has been kept afloat by the stable of wildly gifted fighters at lighter weights, anywhere from lightweight to middleweight, where the sport is still quite fertile. For all the headaches he brought, Floyd Mayweather Jr was vital to boxing, as...
Via CBS DC
1 day ago

From garbage to gold, Srisaket Sor Rungvisai finds his calling in boxing

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai's path to boxing greatness was far from an easy one. Living in poverty and desperate for money, the Thai boxer found his way to the ring and now, the gold.
Via ESPN
1 day ago

Bellew: I was paid £100 to spar with Haye

Tony Bellew has revealed that he was once paid £100 to spar David Haye as the pair gear up for their highly-anticipated rematch on May 5.
Via ESPN
2 days ago

Khan: I questioned boxing future

Amir Khan has admitted that he questioned his boxing future during his time on reality TV show "I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here."
Via ESPN
2 days ago

Diaz makes quick work of Terrazas, now 26-0

Joseph "JoJo" Diaz Jr. upped his record to 26-0 with a knockout of Victor Terrazas on Thursday night, then called out WBC featherweight titleholder Gary Russell Jr., who he claimed has been ducking him.
Via ESPN
2 days ago

Watch: Golden Boy on ESPN, 11:30 p.m. ET

Watch as unbeaten Joseph Diaz Jr. faces Victor Terrazas in a 10-round featherweight bout, plus all the undercard action from Indio, California.
Via ESPN
2 days ago

Watch: Golden Boy on ESPN, 10 p.m. ET

Watch as unbeaten Joseph Diaz Jr. faces Victor Terrazas in a 10-round featherweight bout, plus all the undercard action from Indio, California.
Via ESPN
2 days ago

Book excerpt: 'Ali: A Life'

In an excerpt from his book "Ali: A Life," Jonathan Eig chronicles the epic 15-round fight between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier at Madison Square Garden in 1971.
Via ESPN
2 days ago

Parker: Joshua is in for a surprise

Joseph Parker reveals to ESPN he thinks upcoming opponent Anthony Joshua is looking past him and insists that he will be in for a "surprise" if he does so.
Via ESPN
2 days ago

Golovkin-Alvarez II set for May 5 in Las Vegas

The highly anticipated rematch between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez will be held at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on May 5.
Via ESPN
2 days ago

Hearn: Anyone can beat Eubank Jr

Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn, took some time out yesterday at Bellew-Haye Press Conference in London, to discuss his thoughts on Eubank Jr. performance on Saturday. Eddie Hearn has stated he would be open to working with Chris Eubank Jr again, but after his loss to George Groves on Saturday, Hearn believes Eubank needs a major rethink and to take some time of the game to restructure...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 days ago

Where next for George Groves and Chris Eubank Jr.

George Groves and Chris Eubank Jr met at the Manchester Arena on Saturday night for the match anticipated World Super Series Semi-Final fight. The Londoner, beating his opponent convincingly on points. The WBA super middleweight champion demonstrated why he was the best in the super middleweight division. The 29-year-old produced an impressive masterclass performance and demonstrated...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 days ago

Katie Taylor continuing quest to unify titles

Olympic champion Katie Taylor will continue her quest to unify titles with an April bout against Victoria Bustos in Brooklyn.
Via ESPN
3 days ago

Katie Taylor continuing quest to unify titles

Olympic champion Katie Taylor will continue her to unify titles with an April bout against Victoria Bustos in Brooklyn.
Via ESPN
3 days ago

Mikey Garcia aims for fourth divisional title, possible move up in weight

Mikey Garcia has already won world title at featherweight, junior lightweight and lightweight. Next month he aims to do it at junior welterweight against Sergey Lipinets. Here's why this next challenge will be the most pivotal of his career.
Via ESPN
3 days ago

Haye and Bellew have become 'the odd couple'

David Haye and Tony Bellew are serving up a verbal jousting spectacle remarkable for its passive-aggression and subtle sniping ahead of their heavyweight rematch.
Via ESPN
3 days ago

A celebration of boxing's most remarkable fighters at SuperFly 2

Size does count but not always the way you might think, especially in boxing where bigger is not always better, and smaller is frequently as good as it gets.
Via ESPN
3 days ago

WATCH: Billy Graham dies at 99

Billy Graham, The "Protestant Pope", Dies At 99.
Via The Oregonian
3 days ago  |  Discuss
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