1. 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 1 month ago 16,367 reads 96 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 18,766 reads 81 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 24,818 reads 66 comments

  4. 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 1 month ago 47,248 reads 234 comments

  5. 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 1 month ago 7,738 reads 2 comments

  6. 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 1 month ago 295 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 849 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 4,059 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 1,093 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 2,262 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 month ago 1,660 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 month ago 1,311 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 month ago 85,802 reads 393 comments

  14. 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 month ago 1,450 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 month ago 11,645 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 month ago 908 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 month ago 37,299 reads 3 comments

  18. 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 month ago 7,267 reads 17 comments

  19. Canelo vs. Lara: Latest Odds and Expert Predictions for Honor and Glory

    Canelo Alvarez is the favorite to defeat Erislandy Lara in the main event of a pay-per-view card being billed as "Honor and Glory." The two will meet on Saturday, July 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 11,698 reads 19 comments

  20. Ranking the Best Showdowns Between Mexican and Cuban Boxers

    This Saturday's pay-per-view clash between Saul Alvarez and Erislandy Lara has developed into a matter of national rivalry, as the popular Mexican redhead and the former Cuban amateur ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 1 month ago 2,255 reads 2 comments

  21. Canelo vs. Lara Weigh-In: Results and Takeaways from Pre-Fight Event

    One of the most anticipated boxing matches of the year is finally upon us after Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Erislandy Lara completed a successful weigh-in at the MGM Grand...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 13,530 reads 59 comments

  22. Canelo, Lara Make Weight for Saturday's Bout

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  23. Golovkin to Throw out 1st Pitch at Dodgers Game

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 776 reads 1 comments

  24. Photo: Boxing Stars Featured on Limited-Edition Bottles

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 1 month ago 63 reads 0 comments

  25. Live: Canelo vs. Lara Weigh-Ins Via Showtime

    Live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Friday at 6PM ET / 3PM PT, watch as headliners Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy Lara hit the scales...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 1 month ago 145 reads 1 comments