1. 10 Fighters Who Worked with Legendary Trainer Emanuel Steward

    The late, great Emanuel Steward would have turned 71 on July 7 in 2015. Born in Bottom Creak, West Virginia, but raised in Detroit, he enjoyed a successful amateur career that included winning a National Golden Gloves title as a bantamweight...

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  2. Wladimir Klitschko vs. Tyson Fury: Head-to-Toe Breakdown of Title Fight

    The biggest heavyweight championship fight in recent memory has been finalized. ESPN.com's Dan Rafael tweeted on Monday that undisputed heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko ...

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  3. Bernard Hopkins Ready to Embark on Hall of Fame Career Outside the Ring

    It’s not that Bernard Hopkins believes in substance over style. No, the 50-year-old professional boxer and boxing promoter believes strongly in both things. “Image gets you in the building,” Hopkins told Bleacher Report...

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  4. Keith Thurman vs. Luis Collazo: Preview and Prediction for Welterweight Bout

    Saturday night at the Sundome in Tampa, Florida, rising welterweight star Keith Thurman will fight in his home state for the first time in years and face a former world champion, Luis Collazo...

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  5. Floyd Mayweather Officially Stripped of WBO 147-Pound Welterweight Title

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. may still be undefeated following his victory over Manny Pacquiao back in May, but the 38-year-old can no longer call himself the WBO welterweight champion...

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  6. Wladimir Klitschko vs. Tyson Fury Fight Announced: Latest Details, Date and More

    World heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko hasn't lost a fight since 2004, but the Ukrainian superstar may face his toughest challenge yet this fall in the form of the undefeated Tyson Fury...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 7,307 reads 37 comments

  7. Heavyweight Luis Ortiz to Headline Tripleheader

    Heavyweight banger Luis "King Kong" Ortiz will headline a Golden Boy tripleheader on HBO Latino on Aug. 8 at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California.....

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  8. Lomachenko Moving on from Walters

    Although Nicholas Walters easily outpointed Miguel Marriaga on June 13 in an HBO main event at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, the win did not come without a price...

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  9. Deal for Alexander-Chaves Eliminator Reached

    A purse bid scheduled for the Devon Alexander-Diego Chaves welterweight title elimination bout scheduled to take place at the IBF headquarters in Springfield, New Jersey, on Thursday was canceled when the sides made a deal on Wednesday...

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  10. Keith Thurman Q 'I'm Evolving in the Sport of Boxing'

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  11. Pedro Guevara Decisions Ganigan Lopez, Retains Title

    Pedro Guevara managed the second successful defense of his junior flyweight title, cementing his place as no worse than the division's second-best fighter on the planet. Whether or not it cause 108 lb...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Gennady Golovkin vs. Carl Froch: Latest News, Rumors, Comments on Possible Fight

    Carl Froch has been presented with the option of fighting Gennady Golovkin in his next —and possibly final — bout before retiring from boxing. Continue for updates...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 2 days ago 5,606 reads 39 comments

  13. Floyd Mayweather Challenged to Anthony Mundine Fight in Open Letter

    Various fighters in the boxing stratosphere have tried to secure a cornerstone bout with Floyd Mayweather in a plethora of different ways...

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  14. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of July 5

    Don't you wish all slow fight weeks were this exciting? Boxing fans weren't treated to much action this past holiday week, but we have an interesting Premier Boxing Champions card ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 3 days ago 8,234 reads 36 comments

  15. Floyd Mayweather Stripped of WBO 147-Pound Title Belt

    Floyd "Money" Mayweather Jr. was awarded the WBO welterweight title when he defeated Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquiao on May 2, but it was announced Friday that the 38-year-old megastar was stripped of the championship because of a lack of compliance...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 days ago 1,671,121 reads 303 comments

  16. Conor McGregor Open to Floyd Mayweather Boxing Match as UFC 189 Looms

    UFC featherweight title contender Conor McGregor has admitted he would "certainly" welcome the challenge of taking on Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a money-spinning boxing match...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 5 days ago 39,020 reads 252 comments

  17. Complete Viewer's Guide to Boxing's Biggest Fights in July

    After a lightning-fast start to the year, complete with the biggest box-office fight of all time, the sport's return to network television and HBO's return to glory, things are cooling off a bit for the summer...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 5 days ago 12,822 reads 22 comments

  18. 5 Great Fights in the Career of Carl Froch

    Carl Froch celebrates his 38th birthday on July 2, so what better way to celebrate the British boxer than by picking out a few of his career highlights...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 days ago 5,861 reads 24 comments

  19. British Pound-for-Pound Rankings After the 1st Half of 2015

    With the month of June now over, it is time to revisit—and revise—our British boxing rankings at the halfway stage of the year. Since publishing the top 10 for the first quarter of 2015, much has changed in the landscape of the sport...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 days ago 5,113 reads 28 comments

  20. What to Make of Top Rank's Lawsuit Against Al Haymon

    Boxing ’s long-simmering cold war has gone nuclear. ESPN.com’s senior boxing writer Dan Rafael broke the news Wednesday morning: Lance Pugmire of the Los ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 6 days ago 13,312 reads 63 comments

  21. Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: Expected Earnings from May Fight Revealed

    The May 2 bout between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao may not have lived up to the hype, but both fighters are reaping massive financial rewards from the contest. According to ESPN...

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  22. Al Haymon Sued by Top Rank Promotions: Latest Details and Reaction

    Embattled Premier Boxing Champions promoter Al Haymon is readying for another legal battle, as Top Rank Promotions filed a lawsuit against him Wednesday. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 days ago 11,433 reads 74 comments

  23. Ranking the 10 Most Iconic Bouts in Boxing History

    A ranking of the 10 most iconic boxing matches of all time is not the same as a roll call of the 10 greatest. Some of the fights on this list were not even particularly good, let alone great...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 7 days ago 36,283 reads 29 comments

  24. Warner Bros. Pictures Releases Trailer for 'Rocky' Spinoff, 'Creed'

    Rocky fans had better get ready, because Creed will be hitting theaters later this year. In this latest chapter, Rocky Balboa will serve as a trainer to the son of his former rival, Apollo Creed...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 7 days ago 130,898 reads 107 comments

  25. Amir Khan Says Floyd Mayweather Is Messing Up His Own Legacy

    The circus that surrounds Floyd Mayweather 's potential opponent for his 'final' fight in September has been arguably led by one 'ringmaster' – a man who calls himself 'King', ...

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