1. Canelo Alvarez Edges Erislandy Lara, Gives Fans What They've Been Missing

    The stylistic clash of the year took place Saturday night at the sold-out MGM Grand Garden Arena. At a contracted weight of 155 pounds—with no meaningless belts on the line—only unadulterated boxing was to be had for once...

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  2. Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Sod Kokietgym: Preview, Prediction for Title Fight

    Saturday in Macau , China, Cuban star Guillermo Rigondeaux defends his WBO and WBA super bantamweight belts against Sod Kokietgym of Thailand. If you have never heard of Kokietgym , don't be alarmed...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 hours ago 243 reads 0 comments

  3. Does Golden Boy Have Its New Cash Cow After Canelo Alvarez's Win?

    The first sound you heard after the scores were read aloud by Jimmy Lennon Jr. on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas was a collective gasp by virtually everyone on the ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 8 hours ago 4,249 reads 37 comments

  4. Erislandy Lara: I Want a Rematch with Canelo

    Erislandy Lara (19-2-2, 12 KO's) isn't too happy today after losing to Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KO's) by a 12 round split decision last night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 9 hours ago 493 reads 0 comments

  5. Canelo vs. Lara: How Controversial Results Impact Boxing's Future, Both Fighters

    Boxing has a perception problem. A big perception issue in the minds of the public, a notion that was only furthered on Saturday night when Golden Boy Promotion wunderkind Saul ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 hours ago 11,614 reads 68 comments

  6. Rising Star Canelo Alvarez Still Long Way Off from Mayweather, Pacquiao's Level

    Saul "Canelo" Alvarez didn't look like a winner as he faced the boxing media minutes after his split-decision win over Erislandy Lara at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. And perhaps he shouldn't have...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 11 hours ago 15,851 reads 128 comments

  7. Why Erislandy Lara Won't Get the Canelo Alvarez Rematch He Deserves

    Given the circumstances of his fight with Canelo Alvarez on Saturday night—for perceived supremacy among the world’s junior middleweights and atop a pay-per-view card ...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 19 hours ago 7,846 reads 98 comments

  8. Canelo Alvarez Affirms Superstar Status in Split-Decision Win vs. Erislandy Lara

    Whatever happened Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, one thing would be clear by the end of things: Fight fans would know whether Saul "Canelo" Alvarez was a legitimate boxing superstar or just a promotional creation...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 21 hours ago 8,861 reads 84 comments

  9. Canelo Alvarez Next Fight: Oscar De La Hoya Talks Possible Gennady Golovkin Bout

    Saul "Canelo" Alvarez will have to savor his hard-fought, split-decision victory over Cuba's Erislandy Lara, as his potential next bout could be a boxing fan's dream and his own worst nightmare...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 21 hours ago 8,843 reads 46 comments

  10. Canelo Alvarez's Next Fight: Breaking Down Top Opponents

    Saul "Canelo" Alvarez cemented his return to the A-side of boxing's star spectrum on Saturday night in Las Vegas, topping rival Erislandy Lara by split decision in a pay-per-view main event at the MGM Grand...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 21 hours ago 11,236 reads 32 comments

  11. Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara Results: Winner, Scorecard and Analysis

    Here we go again. Another big-time fight, and another controversial decision. Canelo Alvarez (44-1-1) escaped with a split-decision victory over Erislandy Lara (19-2-2) on Saturday ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 21 hours ago 37,880 reads 193 comments

  12. Canelo Alvarez, Lara Corners Fight in Ring After Match

    On Saturday night, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Erislandy Lara faced off in the main event of a Showtime pay-per-view event. It was an intriguing clash of styles, with Canelo coming out on top thanks to a split-decision win...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 22 hours ago 4,011 reads 1 comments

  13. Canelo: Lara Didn't Come to Fight, He Came to Run

    Canelo: He began to run more after he was cut. He didn't come to fight, he came to run. He's a great boxer, I respect him. But he has to.....

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 22 hours ago 284 reads 0 comments

  14. Abner Mares vs. Jonathan Oquendo: Winner, Scorecard and Analysis

    The new and improved Abner Mares (27-1-1) was too slick and sharp for Jonathan Oquendo (24-4) on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 23 hours ago 518 reads 0 comments

  15. Abner Mares Cruises to Win over Jonathan Oquendo

    Abner Mares, working in his first fight with new trainer Virgil Hunter, beat Jonathan Oquendo via decision tonight on scores of 96-94, 98-92, and 98-92. BLH had it 98-92 for Mares...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 23 hours ago 3,344 reads 0 comments

  16. Mauricio Herrera Edges Johan Perez to Claim Interim WBA Super LW Title

    On Saturday night, boxing fans were treated to a stacked four-fight Showtime pay-per-view card live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 23 hours ago 759 reads 0 comments

  17. Francisco Vargas Stops Juan Manuel Lopez After Three Rounds

    Juan Manuel Lopez was his usual self tonight, and in round three against Francisco Vargas, he went into stop-or-be-stopped, all-action mode...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 23 hours ago 1,627 reads 0 comments

  18. GIF: Tomoki Kameda Scores a Brutal Body Shot KO on Canelo-Lara Card

    Tomoki Kameda wasn't flawless tonight, but the liver shot that knocked out his opponent Pungluang Sor Singyu was, as he finished off the Thai challenger to retain his WBO bantamweight title in the sixth round tonight on the Canelo-Lara undercard...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 1 day ago 1,191 reads 0 comments

  19. Porter-Brook Showtime Tripleheader Officially Announced

    olden Boy Promotions and SHOWTIME® will deliver another explosive night of boxing from the renowned StubHub Center in Carson, Calif...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 1 day ago 837 reads 0 comments

  20. Canelo vs. Lara: Live Round-by-Round Results and Highlights

    In a decision that is sure to spark controversy and debate in the coming days, Saul “ Canelo ” Alvarez overcame tricky Cuban southpaw Erislandy Lara on Saturday night, winning a split decision at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 1 day ago 89,886 reads 403 comments

  21. Anthony Joshua vs. Matt Skelton: Winner, Scorecard and Analysis

    English heavyweight boxing phenom Anthony Joshua (7-0, 7 KO) continued his hit parade with a second-round knockout over journeyman Matt Skelton (28-9) in Echo Arena, Liverpool, Mersyside, England on Saturday...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 day ago 1,047 reads 0 comments

  22. Canelo vs. Lara: Latest Odds and Predictions for Light-Middleweight Bout

    A title belt isn't on the line, but Canelo Alvarez's upcoming bout against Erislandy Lara in Saturday's pay-per-view, light-middleweight bout could be transformative for both fighters' careers...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 1 day ago 11,251 reads 0 comments

  23. Floyd a Possibility for Lara If He Beats Saul Alvarez

    He still remembers the boat, that 30-foot speeder that careened off punishing waves in the Atlantic Ocean, waves that dumped gallons of icy water onto the deck, soaking the 25 or so passengers stuffed like sardines on it...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 day ago 899 reads 0 comments

  24. Canelo vs. Lara Fight Time: PPV Start, TV Schedule and Fight Card Predictions

    Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy Lara take boxing's center stage on Saturday, July 12. As fight cards go, the lineup scheduled at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas is good but not great...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 day ago 35,903 reads 3 comments

  25. Alvarez vs. Lara: Predictions and Latest Odds Following Weigh-In Results

    The war of words and pre -fight hype are in the books, the fighters have made weight, and the time for predictions is running out...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 day ago 7,040 reads 18 comments