1. Fighters Should Follow Floyd Mayweather's Advice on Unrealistic Purse Demands

    From a financial standpoint, there has never been a more successful professional prizefighter than Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 5 months ago 1,714 reads 0 comments

  2. Predicting the Top 10 Pound-for-Pound Boxers at the End of 2016

    There has been significant movement in the mythical pound-for-pound boxing rankings during 2016. Featherweight champion Carl Frampton fought his way into consideration. Rising stars like Vasyl Lomachenko and Terence Crawford consolidated their status..

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 5 months ago 1,184 reads 0 comments

  3. International Boxing Hall of Famer Aaron Pryor Dies at Age 60

    Former WBA Junior Welterweight Champion and International and World Hall of Fame boxer Aaron "The Hawk" Pryor died on Sunday at the age of 60. As WCPO reported, Pryor died after a lengthy battle with heart disease...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 5 months ago 8,197 reads 27 comments

  4. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of October 9

    Tyson Fury remained in the news this past week, and like last week, the news continues to be troubling. The heavyweight champion's drug problems appear worse than they seemed, and ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 5 months ago 3,308 reads 110 comments

  5. Ricky Burns and Adrien Broner: The Polar Opposites Who Need to Get Together

    The final scores made it look convincing, but Ricky Burns' unanimous points win over Kiryl Relikh was anything but comfortable...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 1,909 reads 7 comments

  6. Luis Ortiz, Matchroom Boxing Agree to Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    WBA interim heavyweight champion Luis Ortiz reached an agreement Saturday with Matchroom Boxing on a new promotional contract. Matchroom Sport managing director Eddie Hearn announced the news on his official Twitter feed...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 4,707 reads 22 comments

  7. Ricky Burns vs. Kiryl Relikh: Winner, Scorecard and Reaction

    In his first fight since winning the WBA super lightweight championship, Ricky Burns successfully defended his crown with a unanimous-decision win over previously undefeated challenger Kiryl Relikh ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 3,407 reads 15 comments

  8. For Whom the Bell Tolls: Why Boxers Can Find Retirement Their Toughest Challenge

    For the vast majority of us, retirement cannot come too soon. The golf clubs will become more than just a garage ornament, while you can enjoy long lunches followed by even longer afternoon naps...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 6,035 reads 4 comments

  9. Ricky Burns vs. Kiryl Relikh: Fight Time, Date, Live-Stream and TV Info

    Ricky Burns returns to the SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland, on Friday, as he makes the first defence of his WBA super lightweight title against Kiryl Relikh ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 1,866 reads 1 comments

  10. Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko Fight Talks Discussed by Eddie Hearn

    Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn has revealed there is a "70-30 chance" of IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua meeting Wladimir Klitschko before the end of the year...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 5 months ago 1,579 reads 0 comments

  11. Tyson Fury Reportedly Fails 2nd Drug Test: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury has reportedly failed a second drug test for cocaine, according to documents obtained Wednesday by ESPN.com's Dan Rafael ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 24,730 reads 57 comments

  12. Manny Pacquiao's Blueprint to Earn a Rematch with Floyd Mayweather

    All his talk suggests Manny Pacquiao might still have undefeated, and currently retired, Floyd Mayweather on his mind...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 5 months ago 64,641 reads 132 comments

  13. Tyson Fury Comments on Drug Use, Mental Illness and More

    As world heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury's whirlwind stretch continues, the 28-year-old is opening up about his drug use and mental health problems. ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 16,580 reads 17 comments

  14. British Pound-for-Pound Rankings After the 3rd Quarter of 2016

    While updating Bleacher Report's British pound-for-pound rankings, it became clear that the more things change, the more they stay the same. In simple terms: Too many of the top Brits have been inactive for too long...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 2,914 reads 11 comments

  15. Up-and-Coming Boxers Most in Need of a Signature Win

    In boxing, a fighter is ultimately only as good as his resume. Flashy wins over second-tier competition can certainly set tongues wagging and make the press pay attention...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 5 months ago 2,986 reads 15 comments

  16. Tyson Fury's Twitter Account Denies Retirement After NSFW Tweet

    Tyson Fury appeared to announce his retirement from boxing on Monday in an expletive-laden tweet in which he slammed his sport and labelled himself "the greatest" before denying he had hung up his gloves...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 5 months ago 18,070 reads 37 comments

  17. Billy Joe Saunders' Mouth Writing Checks His Fists Refuse to Cash

    Billy Joe Saunders has become a shining example of everything that is wrong with boxing today. He’s a talker who refuses to become a walker...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 5 months ago 26,469 reads 53 comments

  18. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of October 2

    Well, that was a big news week. Boxing is in a bit of a lull for the time being, at least when it comes to big fights before the loaded fall slate gets rolling, but plenty of things are going on...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 5 months ago 3,828 reads 26 comments

  19. Juergen Braehmer vs. Nathan Cleverly: Winner, Recap and Reaction

    Nathan Cleverly pulled off an upset and captured the WBA light heavyweight title by securing a victory over Juergen Braehmer on Saturday in Neubrandenburg, Germany. Braehmer appeared to be ahead through the first six rounds of the fight...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 3,890 reads 5 comments

  20. Juergen Braehmer vs. Nathan Cleverly: Live Round-by-Round Results and Highlights

    Nathan Cleverly is a two-time world champion after taking the WBC regular title from Juergen Braehmer in Neubrandenburg, Germany...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 2,478 reads 2 comments

  21. Tyson Fury Reportedly to Be Stripped of Heavyweight Belts After Failed Drug Test

    Lineal heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury will reportedly be stripped of his championships due to a failed drug test. Per MailOnline Sport , Fury's drug test came back positive for cocaine...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 34,968 reads 81 comments

  22. Tony Bellew and Ricky Burns Feature in 10 Fights to Watch in October

    Halloween falls in October, but will the boxing world serve up any treats in the next few weeks? Well, the trick (see what I did there?) to finding out the answer to that question ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 4,644 reads 21 comments

  23. Boxing's First Lady Cecilia Braekhus Finally Finds Her Way Home

    Cecilia Braekhus' road to boxing stardom started on the fourth floor of her childhood home as she scampered down a very dicey fire escape to a gym where she received a very questionable welcome...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 5 months ago 58,604 reads 31 comments

  24. Juergen Braehmer vs. Nathan Cleverly: Fight Time, Date, Live-Stream and TV Info

    Like the motion picture Avatar , a fight between light heavyweights Juergen Braehmer and Nathan Cleverly has been a long, long time in the making...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 2,097 reads 2 comments

  25. 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 5 months ago 13,464 reads 30 comments