1. 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 7 months ago 6,053 reads 4 comments

  2. 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 7 months ago 1,904 reads 1 comments

  3. 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 7 months ago 1,586 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 7 months ago 24,739 reads 57 comments

  5. 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 7 months ago 64,669 reads 132 comments

  6. 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 7 months ago 16,637 reads 17 comments

  7. 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 7 months ago 2,921 reads 11 comments

  8. 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 7 months ago 3,054 reads 15 comments

  9. 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 7 months ago 18,087 reads 37 comments

  10. 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 7 months ago 26,490 reads 53 comments

  11. 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 7 months ago 3,829 reads 26 comments

  12. 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 7 months ago 3,895 reads 5 comments

  13. 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 7 months ago 2,481 reads 2 comments

  14. 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 7 months ago 34,990 reads 81 comments

  15. 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 7 months ago 4,648 reads 21 comments

  16. 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 7 months ago 58,697 reads 31 comments

  17. 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 7 months ago 2,101 reads 2 comments

  18. 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 7 months ago 13,545 reads 30 comments

  19. 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 7 months ago 15,608 reads 14 comments

  20. 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 7 months ago 2,186 reads 1 comments

  21. 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 7 months ago 5,263 reads 51 comments

  22. 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 7 months ago 8,214 reads 21 comments

  23. 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 7 months ago 4,454 reads 38 comments

  24. 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 7 months ago 2,103 reads 5 comments

  25. 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 7 months ago 8,507 reads 4 comments