The illustrious boxing writers over at ESPN created quite the stir earlier this month when they provided their takes on a mythical matchup between this generation's best welterweight, Floyd Mayweather , and the consensus choice for any generation's best welterweight, "Sugar" Ray Robinson.
June 19, 2013, Los Angeles, Ca. --- Undefeated WBO World Welterweight champion Timothy Bradley and four-division champion Juan Manuel Marquez pose during the commercial shoot for their upcoming Oct 12 world championship fight at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas,Nevada.
In the middle of Hollywood's version of a small village, middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin greeted the press on Tuesday.
Savage brawler, ear eater, and convicted rapist Mike Tyson, alone onstage, attempting to repackage himself in the two-hour, Spike Lee-directed reminiscence Mike Tyson: The Undisputed Truth .
WBO/IBO/IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko in action during pro am ahead of the BMW International Open at Golfclub Munchen Eichenried in Munich, Germany.
Ten of the boxers who will fight on the eagerly awaited Paulie "The Magic Man" Malignaggi vs. Adrien "The Problem" Broner fight card this Saturday , June 22 , at Barclays Center in Brooklyn , N.Y. , worked out for the media Tuesday at a jam-packed Gleason's Gym in Brooklyn.
"I'm from Cleveland and this terrible thing hit too close to home," Nelson explained.
Boxing promoter Bob Arum said Pacquiao is not really shutting his doors to US fight fans by taking his wares to Asia, adding that the Filipino may still return to the US if it becomes economically practical for him to do so.
At the Minneapolis Convention Center Rances Barthelemy vs. Fahsai Sakkreerin, Thailand, 12, IBF super featherweight title eliminator; Caleb Truax vs. Don George, 10, middleweights.
That belt was last held by Andre Ward, who relinquished it rather than face a mandatory challenger who didn't measure up to his expectations for an opponent.
One, is an express train to the station, looking to score with the break neck speed of Tom Brady 's Patriot no huddle attack.
Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. and WBC/WBA junior middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez went face to face for the first time as they both were present to shoot promos for Showtime in Los Angeles, California.
Adrien Broner draws some comparisons to Floyd Mayweather, partially because of his in-ring style, and also because he has a brash persona and isn't afraid to make waves, say what's on his mind, and let the dust settle where it will.
He has not fought since December 11, 2010, but it appears that former Super Middleweight Champion Jeff "LeftHook" Lacy is about to make a comeback after it was announced that he has signed with a St. Petersburg, Florida based promotions company, it was announced today.
June 18, 2013, New York,NY --- Hall of Fame Top Rank promoter Bob Arum announced today that undefeated Light Heavyweight contender "Irish" Seanie Monaghan , of Long Beach, NY will fight on the upcoming Bradley vs Marquez HBO PPV telecast on Oct. 12 at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas.
Cleverly has made five successful defences of his WBO light-heavyweight title, but he would like a super fight in the United States, or an all-British showdown with Froch to propel his career in to the big time.
MANILA, Philippines Manny Pacquiao needs a resounding victory to get back into the big picture with Floyd Mayweather Jr., according to a Showtime executive.