1. Chicago Boxer Ed Brown Dies at Age 25

    Professional boxer Ed Brown, 25, died Sunday following a shooting Saturday in Chicago, according to ABC 7's Michelle Gallardo . Brown was undefeated in his 20 professional fights, per BoxRec ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 42 minutes ago 1,193 reads 2 comments

  2. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of December 4

    Boxing fans have plenty to look forward to this weekend. After fans have spent much of the second half of the year watching replays and debating endlessly fights that can't, won't ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 10 hours ago 917 reads 5 comments

  3. The Loose Cannon: Shannon Briggs Fighting to Remain Relevant as He Turns 45

    Shannon Briggs has played a variety of different roles in his complicated boxing story. Once incorrectly cast as the next big thing in the heavyweight division, he was the unaccepted hero when he became a world champion against the odds...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 13 hours ago 2,958 reads 8 comments

  4. Bernard Hopkins Finally at Peace with Leaving Boxing Behind as Final Fight Nears

    Bernard Hopkins began his career 28 years ago with a majority-decision loss to Clinton Mitchell in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and he’ll bookend it with a fight against light heavyweight contender Joe Smith Jr...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 2 days ago 3,614 reads 10 comments

  5. Bleacher Report Boxing's Updated Pound-for-Pound Rankings

    Perhaps boxing's most controversial topic these days is who should sit atop the mythical pound-for-pound rankings. Since the retirement of Floyd Mayweather Jr., there has been no shortage of capable replacements...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 days ago 7,525 reads 38 comments

  6. Billy Joe Saunders vs. Artur Akavov: Fight Time, Date, Live-Stream and TV Info

    Billy Joe Saunders belatedly makes the first defence of his WBO middleweight title when he faces Artur Akavov on Saturday...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 3 days ago 3,495 reads 6 comments

  7. Roy Jones Jr. vs. Bobby Gunn Fight Announced: Latest Details, Reaction

    Roy Jones Jr. will fight former bare-knuckle boxer Bobby Gunn on February 17, 2017, as per Dan Rafael for ESPN.com. The fight will be officially announced at a press conference on Tuesday, Dec...

    Alex Keble Written by Alex Keble about 3 days ago 10,394 reads 22 comments

  8. 'Rocky' Turns 40: A Look Back at the Most Influential Boxing Movie Ever

    Once massively popular in the U.S., boxing now languishes near the bottom of the sports-watching totem pole. But not at the movies...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 3 days ago 14,602 reads 22 comments

  9. Bernard Hopkins Bows Out in 10 Fights to Watch in the Month of December

    December is upon us, offering the chance for a period of reflection before we welcome in a new year full of hope and expectation...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 3 days ago 3,564 reads 19 comments

  10. David Haye Throws Punch at Tony Bellew in Presser Before Heavyweight Fight

    David Haye threw a punch at Tony Bellew on Wednesday as the pair came face-to-face for the first time since their March 4 heavyweight bout was announced...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 4 days ago 310 reads 1 comments

  11. Britain's Got Talent: Picking out 5 Boxers Who Could Win World Titles in 2017

    While some results didn't go as hoped in 2016, British boxing is still in an incredibly strong position as we head into the final month of the year. Sure, Saul Alvarez made Amir Khan and Liam Smith suffer...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 days ago 975 reads 1 comments

  12. Ranking the Top Contenders for 2016 Fighter of the Year

    Even though there are still some outstanding fights on the schedule for December, the majority of the ballot for 2016 Fighter of the Year has already taken shape...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 6 days ago 4,507 reads 23 comments

  13. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of November 27

    Vasyl Lomachenko made Nicholas Walters quit after the seventh round Saturday night at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas to retain his WBO Super Featherweight Championship with another virtuoso performance...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 7 days ago 5,748 reads 43 comments

  14. Vasyl Lomachenko Leaves No Doubt over Elite Status in Dominant TKO Victory

    It was the sort of performance that challenges vocabularies and perceptions. Because it's not enough to simply say Vasyl Lomachenko beat Nicholas Walters...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 8 days ago 4,589 reads 30 comments

  15. Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Nicholas Walters: Winner, Scorecard and Reaction

    Vasyl Lomachenko's rise up the boxing ranks continues after he scored a TKO victory over Nicholas Walters to retain the WBO junior lightweight title on Saturday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 days ago 22,319 reads 49 comments

  16. Lomachenko vs. Walters: Live Round-by-Round Results and Fight Highlights

    Vasyl Lomachenko toyed with Nicholas Walters, who quit on his stool after the seventh round in a fight where he was being dominated but didn't appear hurt, to retain his WBO Super Featherweight Championship on Saturday night in Las Vegas...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 8 days ago 23,934 reads 83 comments

  17. March Madness: Breaking Down the 2017 Fight Between Tony Bellew and David Haye

    On Black Friday, one of the biggest shopping days of the calendar year, Tony Bellew and David Haye grabbed a deal that was just too good to resist...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 9 days ago 3,401 reads 4 comments

  18. Nicholas Walters Knows a KO Is His Best Chance vs. Vasyl Lomachenko

    Nicholas Walters says he learned a valuable lesson from last Saturday’s epic light heavyweight showdown between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 9 days ago 3,021 reads 2 comments

  19. David Haye vs. Tony Bellew: Fight Date Announced, Comments and Reaction

    Former world heavyweight champion David Haye is to fight Tony Bellow on March 4, 2017, at the O2 Arena in London, it was confirmed on Friday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 9 days ago 5,225 reads 14 comments

  20. Terry Flanagan vs. Orlando Cruz: Fight Time, Date, Live-Stream and TV Info

    Terry Flanagan makes the fourth defence of his WBO lightweight title on Saturday when he takes on Orlando Cruz at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 11 days ago 2,055 reads 12 comments

  21. Vasyl Lomachenko Must Prove His Elite Status vs. Nicholas Walters

    Vasyl Lomachenko is one of the very best fighters in the sport of boxing today. Well, that's what many boxing experts and ringside observers would have you believe right now...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 11 days ago 3,048 reads 11 comments

  22. Lomachenko vs. Walters: Expert Picks for the Main Event

    For the second weekend in a row, fight fans will be treated to an intriguing matchup between a slick boxer and a big puncher...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report Boxing Staff about 11 days ago 8,503 reads 20 comments

  23. Katie Taylor Has the Perfect Platform to Make Waves in the Professional Ranks

    There are two boxers set to make their professional bows at Wembley Arena in London on Saturday. Per BoxRec , Danny Dignum will appear in the paid ranks for the first time...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 11 days ago 575 reads 0 comments

  24. Lomachenko vs. Walters: Odds and Round-by-Round Predictions for Saturday's Fight

    He's got to be the best seven-fight pro on the planet; maybe ever. And now Vasyl Lomachenko has a big fight to match his status...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 12 days ago 6,058 reads 7 comments

  25. Boxing Virtuoso Vasyl Lomachenko Might Really Be Inside the Matrix

    Vasyl Lomachenko is in The Matrix . That's the premise posited in a YouTube video that spread across the boxing internet this summer. Despite being absurd on its face, it begs some serious reflection...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 12 days ago 18,091 reads 28 comments