1. Klitschko vs. Joshua Exactly What the Heavyweight Division Needs Right Now

    The heavyweight division is once again in a state of flux. Tyson Fury, the division’s reigning kingpin (for the time being, at least) who scored one of the bigger upsets ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 13,426 reads 30 comments

  2. Don't Count Out Manny Pacquiao as Boxing's Best Fighter Just Yet

    Manny Pacquiao is 37 years old, but he still has what it takes to be the best fighter in the world. There was a time in our sport when a boxer reaching Pacquiao's age would be considered ancient...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 4 months ago 15,526 reads 14 comments

  3. The Ragamuffin Man: Recalling Lloyd Honeyghan's Famous Win over Donald Curry

    Lloyd Honeyghan didn't care about Donald Curry's reputation. He wasn't bothered by betting odds, either. He just came to fight—and on September 27, 1986, that's exactly what he did...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 months ago 2,149 reads 1 comments

  4. Ranking the Most Competitive Weight Classes in Boxing

    Weight classes are what make the combat sports special. An athlete like Roman Gonzalez can become a major star in boxing. Outside of the prize ring, his only other realistic venue for sporting greatness would probably be as a jockey...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 5,049 reads 51 comments

  5. Tyson Fury Won't Fight After Wladimir Klitschko Postponement, Says Eddie Hearn

    British boxing promoter Eddie Hearn does not believe heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury will ever fight again after he withdrew from his Oct. 29 rematch with Wladimir Klitschko, citing mental health problems...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 4 months ago 8,201 reads 21 comments

  6. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of September 25

    Boxing had something of a slow week in the ring after back-to-back weekends featuring significant fights, but plenty of news is making the rounds to keep us busy...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 4,409 reads 38 comments

  7. Anthony Crolla Can Smile in Defeat but Jorge Linares Rematch Is the Wrong Option

    Anthony Crolla has recently made a habit of forgetting things. At an August press conference to promote his fight with Jorge Linares, the then-WBA lightweight champion arrived in smart attire but minus a rather important belt...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 months ago 2,087 reads 5 comments

  8. Donnie Nietes vs. Edgar Sosa: Winner, Scorecard and Reaction

    In a clash between two knockout artists, Donnie Nietes came out victorious against Edgar Sosa on Saturday via unanimous decision to win the vacant WBO intercontinental flyweight title in his debut at 112 pounds...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 8,359 reads 4 comments

  9. HBO, Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez All Need Each Other After Rough Year

    Gennady Golovkin might not be able to get Canelo Alvarez into the ring anytime soon. But the cinnamon-haired star’s hand injury could be just what it takes to land ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 9,926 reads 30 comments

  10. Anthony Crolla vs. Jorge Linares: Live Round-by-Round Results and Highlights

    Jorge Linares dethroned Anthony Crolla in Manchester, England, winning a fight-of-the-year contender on points to become the new WBA lightweight champion...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 months ago 7,808 reads 17 comments

  11. Tyson Fury vs. Wladimir Klitschko Cancelled: Latest Details, Reaction

    The highly anticipated rematch between boxing heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko scheduled for October 29 has reportedly been cancelled once again...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 4 months ago 27,771 reads 41 comments

  12. Anthony Crolla vs. Jorge Linares: Fight Time, Date, Live-Stream and TV Info

    Anthony Crolla and Jorge Linares have shown each other nothing but respect in the buildup to their lightweight title fight in Manchester, England, on Saturday...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 months ago 3,171 reads 3 comments

  13. Sergey Kovalev Is the Rare, Refreshing Boxing Star Who Doesn't Duck a Challenge

    Sergey Kovalev might be cranky because he didn’t have his morning oatmeal this morning. At least that was what I was told before Main Events spokesperson Ellen Hailey introduced ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 4 months ago 6,621 reads 65 comments

  14. Donnie Nietes vs. Edgar Sosa: Fight Time, Date, Live Stream and TV Info

    Donnie Nietes is 34 years old, hasn't lost a fight in 12 years and has won world titles in two different divisions...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 4 months ago 8,211 reads 0 comments

  15. Gennady Golovkin Must Swallow His Pride If He Wants a Canelo Alvarez Superfight

    It was the offer heard 'round the world. Or at least the suggestion of an offer heard 'round the world...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 4 months ago 18,557 reads 144 comments

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

    Canelo Alvarez has appeared to be (to smart folks like me at least) one of the best fighters in the world over the past couple of years...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 4 months ago 11,527 reads 33 comments

  17. Assessing the Leading Candidates to Be Britain's Next Boxing Superstar

    It has been a tough couple of weeks for British boxing. After Kell Brook fell short in his ambitious bid to dethrone middleweight king Gennady Golovkin on September 10, Saul Alvarez ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 months ago 2,118 reads 4 comments

  18. Canelo Alvarez and Oscar De La Hoya Facing a Serious Perception Problem

    Canelo Alvarez continued what has been a very bad year for British fighters who stepped up to challenge the top two middleweights in the world (oops, Canelo isn 't ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 46,846 reads 63 comments

  19. Predictions for the Biggest Fights Remaining in 2016

    We are quickly approaching the homestretch for 2016, but some major boxing matches remain on the schedule. The heavyweight title still hangs in the balance...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 8,526 reads 13 comments

  20. Canelo Alvarez Injury: Updates on Boxing Star's Hand and Recovery

    Canelo Alvarez won't fight again in 2016 after fracturing his right hand, according to Golden Boy Promotions . Continue for updates. Injury Won't Require Surgery Monday, Sept...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 15,278 reads 65 comments

  21. Liam Smith Deserves Praise but British Boxing Is Still Searching for a Superstar

    Brave. Courageous. Spirited. Valiant. All those words have been spotted on social media to describe Liam Smith's efforts against Saul Alvarez —and he earned every one of them...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 months ago 2,968 reads 14 comments

  22. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of September 18

    Canelo Alvarez added a fourth world championship to his trophy case in an entertaining but mostly one-sided knockout win over previously unbeaten Brit Liam Smith on Saturday night in front of 50,000-plus fans at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 6,018 reads 66 comments

  23. Canelo Alvarez Still Losing the PR War to Gennady Golovkin After Liam Smith Win

    A vicious Saul "Canelo" Alvarez body shot ended the night for Liam Smith at 2:28 of Round 9 on Saturday, reducing the British champion to little more than a brave victim and culminating an assault that lasted more than 26 minutes...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 4 months ago 35,866 reads 87 comments

  24. Ranking the Best Opponents for Canelo Alvarez's Next Fight

    Being Canelo Alvarez means never having to say you're sorry. Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s co-star in one of history's most lucrative fights three years ago subsequently jumped to middleweight, ...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 4 months ago 15,717 reads 66 comments

  25. Liam Smith vs. Canelo Alvarez: Winner, Recap and Knockout Reaction

    Saul "Canelo" Alvarez extended his winning streak to six straight matches and won the WBO light middleweight championship with a knockout victory over Liam Smith on Saturday night...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 47,698 reads 118 comments