1. The Hammer with Heart: Reflecting on the Career of the Retired Kevin Mitchell

    In boxing, timing is everything. The sport is all about sensing the moment when in the ring, then reacting appropriately to it. In announcing his retirement, Kevin Mitchell showed timing is just as important when it comes to leaving the ring too...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 7 hours ago 260 reads 3 comments

  2. Ranking Britain's Top 10 Current Heavyweights

    The British heavyweight scene is booming. David Haye's comeback, Anthony Joshua's emergence and Tyson Fury's world titles have given the once-great division a much-needed shot in the arm...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 1 day ago 2,333 reads 4 comments

  3. Dispelling the Myth That Canelo Alvarez Cherry Picks Opponents

    Raise your hand if you think Saul “ Canelo ” Alvarez, the reigning lineal and WBC middleweight champion, is a cherry picker. If you raised your hand, quickly and quietly gather your belongings and leave...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 2 days ago 7,539 reads 83 comments

  4. Charting the Highs and Lows of Frank Bruno's Career

    Frank Bruno shocked the boxing world when he confessed a desire to fight again. Appearing on ITV show This Morning , the 54-year-old said (h/t Matthew Weaver in the Guardian ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 2 days ago 2,031 reads 0 comments

  5. Marine Turned Top Boxing Prospect Battling for Glory After Fighting in Iraq

    Fighting comes complete with a collection of military metaphors. Fighters don't engage in a back-and-forth contest—they go to war. They don't do their best to land concussive punches—they throw bombs...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 3 days ago 7,520 reads 25 comments

  6. Ranking the Most Coveted Titles in Boxing Today

    In boxing, a title is only as prestigious as the fighter who holds it. With four alphabet-soup sanctioning bodies and "interim," "super," "regular," "diamond" and assorted other precious-metal ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 3 days ago 7,178 reads 24 comments

  7. Opportunity Knocks: Guillermo Rigondeaux Can Benefit from Fighting in Britain

    Promoter Frank Warren pulled off a smart business move in getting Guillermo Rigondeaux to come to Liverpool, England, for his next fight...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 3 days ago 2,020 reads 9 comments

  8. Mike Tyson Delivers Knockout Blow in Local Super Bowl Commercial

    Boxing legend Mike Tyson appeared in one of the better Super Bowl 50 commercials, but unless you live in the Washington, D.C., area, you weren't able to see it when it initially aired...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 4 days ago 13,517 reads 2 comments

  9. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of February 7

    Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan? Where the heck did that come from? We'll ponder the makings of a superfight as we look at the many questions surrounding the May 7 pay-per-view ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 days ago 6,321 reads 43 comments

  10. Premier Boxing Champions 2016: Fight Card and TV Schedule for February 9

    A battle of highly regarded lightweight prospects will headline the next Premier Boxing Champions event on Fox Sports 1...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 4 days ago 3,428 reads 2 comments

  11. Multiple People Shot at Dublin Boxing Weigh-in

    Gunshots have been fired at a boxing weigh-in at the Regency Hotel in Drumcondra , Dublin, on Friday, killing one man and seriously injuring two others...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 6 days ago 8,346 reads 15 comments

  12. Fight Club: A Premier League XI Who Would Be Suited to a Career in Boxing

    On the undercard to George Groves' fight against Andrea Di Luisa on Jan. 30, Leon McKenzie registered a rapid stoppage win over Kelvin Young...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 days ago 3,819 reads 6 comments

  13. Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan Fight Slammed by Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

    Former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has called Canelo Alvarez's recently announced fight with Amir Khan an "embarrassment," suggesting the weight disparity between the pair is unacceptable...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 6 days ago 78,922 reads 95 comments

  14. Floyd Mayweather Comments on Life After Boxing, Time with Family, More

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. has had a lot of free time on his hands since retiring from professional boxing. The 38-year-old, who walked away from the ring at 49-0-0 after defeating Andre Berto in September, told Declan Taylor of BoxingScene...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 7 days ago 3,263 reads 1 comments

  15. London Calling: Ranking the British Fighters Who Could Face Gennady Golovkin

    Look out, London— Gennady Golovkin could be coming your way. The reigning IBF , WBA and interim WBC champion at middleweight is scheduled to defend his titles against Dominic Wade on April 23 in California, according to BoxRec ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 7 days ago 648 reads 0 comments

  16. Tyson Fury Reveals Offer to Fight Wladimir Klitschko on Dubai Sheikh's Yacht

    Tyson Fury says he was offered the chance to have his rematch with Wladimir Klitschko on a Dubai sheikh's yacht in front of just 120 people but admits the fight may not go ahead at all...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 8 days ago 10,212 reads 17 comments

  17. Sorry, Boxing Fans: Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan Will Be a Blockbuster Blowout

    Canelo Alvarez, the lineal middleweight champion of the world, will face Amir Khan , a welterweight who was knocked unconscious by Danny Garcia and Breidis Prescott, on Saturday, May 7 live on HBO pay-per-view at a venue yet to be determined...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 8 days ago 62,274 reads 192 comments

  18. Why Amir Khan Has Made the Right Move in Signing to Fight Canelo Alvarez

    Wait. Hold on. Amir Khan is going to fight Saul "Canelo" Alvarez—are you sure? You do mean the Amir Khan and the Canelo Alvarez, right? Tuesday’s announcement ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 8 days ago 9,782 reads 89 comments

  19. Floyd Mayweather Enjoys 4:30 a.m. Meal on London's Edgware Road

    Floyd Mayweather 's "victory tour" of the UK took a brief break around 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, as the retired boxer stopped for a cafe meal on London's Edgware Road, the Daily Mail reported...

    Joe Gallagher Written by Joe Gallagher about 8 days ago 8,686 reads 22 comments

  20. Amir Khan Reveals Kell Brook Snub, Discusses Canelo Alvarez Title Fight and More

    Amir Khan has revealed his camp made a lucrative offer to Kell Brook over a potential all-British showdown, but their proposal was snubbed...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 8 days ago 8,776 reads 43 comments

  21. Canelo Alvarez Winning the War to Be Boxing's Biggest Star with Amir Khan Fight

    When Canelo Alvarez (46-1-1, 32 KO) announced he'd be spending Cinco de Mayo weekend with Amir Khan ( 31-3, 19 KO) , he managed to pull off an increasingly rare feat...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 9 days ago 19,716 reads 161 comments

  22. Gennady Golovkin Stuck in Boxing Purgatory Until He Can Fight Canelo Alvarez

    It’s good to be Gennady Golovkin . After all, the 33-year-old is unbeaten in a decade-long pro career, he’s got a TV-friendly style that’s yielded a burgeoning ...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 9 days ago 4,075 reads 33 comments

  23. Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan: Head-to-Toe Breakdown of Both Fighters

    In the boxing equivalent of the bolt from the blue, Golden Boy Promotions founder Oscar De La Hoya announced via his official Twitter feed on Tuesday afternoon that his star pupil ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 9 days ago 15,748 reads 74 comments

  24. Gennady Golovkin vs. Dominic Wade: Details, Comments Surrounding Potential Fight

    Gennady Golovkin unified the IBF and WBA middleweight titles with an eight-round TKO of David Lemieux in October 2015, and the undefeated champion is now slated to do battle with mandatory IBF challenger Dominic Wade on April 23...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 days ago 27,146 reads 159 comments

  25. Go Away, Adonis Stevenson: Kovalev vs. Ward Is the Fight Everyone Wants Now

    Sometimes, you just need to move on. That’ll be the epigraph on the tombstone of what seems to be the now-dead showdown between light heavyweight claimants Sergey Kovalev ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 9 days ago 5,372 reads 30 comments