1. Anthony Joshua Is Ahead of the Curve as He Moves Closer to Career-Defining Bouts

    Anthony Joshua is the biggest jewel in Britain's dazzling boxing crown. Some of his fellow British world champions may dispute that statement, including a heavyweight who happens to hold two major titles rather than just one...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 3,407 reads 13 comments

  2. How Muhammad Ali Stacks Up Against History's Greatest Heavyweights

    Muhammad Ali 's death has offered fight fans a chance to reflect on his greatness as a professional boxer. Self-proclaimed as “The Greatest,” there is no shortage of support for that assessment...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 6 months ago 11,597 reads 54 comments

  3. Keith Thurman vs. Shawn Porter: Preview and Prediction for Title Fight

    It will be a clash between young, welterweight lions this Saturday night in Brooklyn, New York, when undefeated WBA champion Keith Thurman defends his belt against Shawn Porter. This showdown is one of the year's most anticipated fights...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 6 months ago 13,712 reads 56 comments

  4. Anthony Joshua vs. Dominic Breazeale: A Complete Guide to the O2 Arena Card

    Anthony Joshua has made the O2 Arena in London his boxing home. The IBF heavyweight champion will make his fifth straight appearance at the venue on Saturday, as he defends his title against American Dominic Breazeale...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 5,260 reads 2 comments

  5. It's a Knockout! Comparing the Top-Ranked Teams at Euro 2016 to Current Boxers

    Boxing and football are sports that go hand-in-hand, right? Right? Well, maybe not. However, seeing as Euro 2016 is well underway in France, Bleacher Report thought it would be fun to compare some of the competing nations to current fighters...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 2,436 reads 3 comments

  6. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of June 19

    It's a big fight week! Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter are set to do battle for the WBA Welterweight Championship Saturday night at the Barclays Center...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 6 months ago 12,095 reads 62 comments

  7. Heavyweight Dillian Whyte Can Make Up for Lost Time on His Return to the Ring

    After a spell out of action, Dillian Whyte is ready to get back in the ring again. The heavyweight, born in Jamaica but now based in Brixton in London, England, has been inactive since losing to Anthony Joshua in December 2015...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 4,429 reads 4 comments

  8. Why George Groves vs. Martin Murray Will Be the Pick of the Fights on June 25

    George Groves and Martin Murray have a lot in common. The two Englishmen have combined to lose seven (yes, seven ) world title fights...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 1,186 reads 1 comments

  9. Anthony Crolla Continues His Boxing Fairytale with Fight Against Jorge Linares

    No one can ever accuse Anthony Crolla of taking the easy option. After needing two attempts to dethrone WBA champion Darleys Perez (their first meeting ended in a controversial draw), ...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 1,408 reads 3 comments

  10. The Vasyl Lomachenko Show Shouldn't Move to Pay-Per-View Yet

    Vasyl Lomachenko made history on Saturday night in New York City. His highlight-reel knockout of rugged veteran Rocky Martinez netted him a second world championship ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 6 months ago 3,738 reads 23 comments

  11. 5 British Boxers Who Need a Big Fight Before the End of 2016

    If you've ever been asked to set up a friend on a blind date, you'll know matchmaking is not as easy as first thought. Promoters find it just as tricky when it comes to making fights in the world of boxing...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 3,797 reads 7 comments

  12. Ranking Muhammad Ali's 10 Greatest Lines of Trash Talk

    If Muhammad Ali had never made a single memorable statement, he would still rank as the greatest heavyweight fighter in history...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 6 months ago 9,805 reads 11 comments

  13. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of June 12

    Vasyl Lomachenko became the fastest fighter in boxing history to win a world championship in multiple weight classes with a one-sided knockout of veteran tough guy Roman "Rocky" Martinez at the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 6 months ago 5,880 reads 61 comments

  14. Looking Back at the Highs and Lows in the Career of Enzo Maccarinelli

    Somehow, it always seemed Enzo Maccarinelli's career would end in dramatic fashion. The Welshman's late renaissance came to a sudden halt on Friday, as his bid to win the vacant European cruiserweight title came to a quick and painful end...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 2,853 reads 2 comments

  15. Rocky Martinez vs. Vasyl Lomachenko: Winner, Recap and Reaction

    Vasyl Lomachenko (6-1, four KOs) destroyed Roman "Rocky" Martinez (29-3-3) with a hellacious left-uppercut, right-hook combination Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 6 months ago 10,299 reads 83 comments

  16. Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Roman Martinez: Live Round-by-Round Reaction and Highlights

    Vasyl Lomachenko imploded Rocky Martinez’s chin with a highlight-reel right hand in the fifth round to capture the WBO Super Featherweight Championship by knockout on Saturday night at the Theater at Madison Square Garden...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 6 months ago 17,178 reads 30 comments

  17. Adrien Broner Assault and Theft Lawsuit Reportedly Dropped

    A lawsuit against boxer Adrien Broner stemming from his alleged assault and robbery of a man outside a Cincinnati bowling alley in January has reportedly been dropped...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 8,969 reads 17 comments

  18. The End of the Journey: Recalling Kevin McBride's Shock Victory over Mike Tyson

    It is never pleasant to watch a once-great sportsman struggle down the stretch. Wonderful careers can come to a rather unflattering finish. Legacies can even become a little tarnished...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 8,700 reads 6 comments

  19. Muhammad Ali Celebrated at Funeral, Public Memorial in Louisville

    Louisville, Kentucky, welcomed the world on Friday to celebrate the life of its favorite son, legendary boxer and social activist Muhammad Ali , who died June 3 at the age of 74...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 32,036 reads 171 comments

  20. Muhammad Ali Look-Alike Pays Respects at the Legendary Boxer's Funeral

    A Muhammad Ali doppelganger was spotted at the legendary boxer's funeral in Louisville, Kentucky, on Friday. It's unknown who this guy is, but he likely turned a few heads at first glance...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 3,888 reads 7 comments

  21. HBO's Harold Lederman on Ali, the Hall of Fame and Being Boxing's 1st TV Judge

    Dear Executives: Please excuse Harold Lederman from work on Saturday night’s Boxing After Dark show. He’ll be unable to attend due to induction commitments...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 6 months ago 1,245 reads 3 comments

  22. Mike Tyson Added to Official List of Pallbearers for Muhammad Ali's Funeral

    Former world heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson will join the group of pallbearers for Muhammad Ali's funeral procession Friday in Louisville, Kentucky, as a late addition. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 13,892 reads 15 comments

  23. Muhammad Ali's Odd, Innovative and Important Tumble into the World of Wrestling

    Perched in the corner, legs held up in the air to avoid a battering that ended up lasting 15 long rounds, Muhammad Ali roared...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 6 months ago 35,671 reads 32 comments

  24. Keith Thurman Talks Potential Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Boxing Fight

    Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor have "no business being in the ring together," according to WBA Welterweight champion Keith Thurman...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 6 months ago 14,282 reads 48 comments

  25. Muhammad Ali and 5 Other Famous American Heavyweights Who Fought in Britain

    "I am the greatest. I said that even before I knew I was. I figured that if I said it enough, I would convince the world that I really was the greatest...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 6 months ago 1,394 reads 2 comments