1. Fantasy Mayweather-McGregor Fight Fueling Floyd's Need for the Spotlight

    Some prefer General Hospital . Others lean toward The Young and the Restless . And still others are riveted by the Days of Our Lives . But when it comes to combat sports these days, it's all about the Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 18 days ago 5,552 reads 35 comments

  2. Alexander Povetkin Failed Drug Test Puts Deontay Wilder Fight in Jeopardy

    Russian heavyweight boxer Alexander Povetkin could lose his WBC title fight against Deontay Wilder after testing positive for meldonium. On Friday, Dan Rafael of ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 8,822 reads 98 comments

  3. Freddie Roach Comments on Potential Amir Khan vs. Manny Pacquiao Fight

    Famed boxing trainer Freddie Roach believes Amir Khan should be focused on making a complete recovery after his knockout loss to Saul "Canelo" Alvarez rather than trying to immediately push for a marquee matchup with Manny Pacquiao ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 21,003 reads 3 comments

  4. Tyson Fury Goes on Expletive-Laden Rant About Jews, Bestiality and More

    Weeks ahead of his highly anticipated rematch with Wladimir Klitschko, heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury has made more controversial comments regarding his beliefs...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 18 days ago 23,007 reads 0 comments

  5. Lee Haskins vs. Ivan Morales: Fight Time, Date, Preview and TV Info

    After being crowned in unusual circumstances, Lee Haskins makes the first defence of his IBF bantamweight title on Saturday at the Ice Arena in Cardiff, Wales...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 18 days ago 787 reads 0 comments

  6. Why Canelo Alvarez Should Not Rush into a Fight with Gennady Golovkin

    It seems that everyone in the boxing world wants Canelo Alvarez to fight Gennady Golovkin. On HBO’s The Fight Game , host Jim Lampley went so far as to suggest the proposed ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 19 days ago 3,853 reads 7 comments

  7. Amir Khan Talks Up Potential for Manny Pacquiao Fight

    After his brutal knockout defeat at the hands of Canelo Alvarez, Amir Khan has claimed his next fight could be against ring legend Manny Pacquiao ...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 19 days ago 18,245 reads 52 comments

  8. Superstar in the Making: Andrew Selby Set to Step into the Limelight in Cardiff

    Andrew "Superstar" Selby has the potential to be Wales' greatest-ever boxer. Such a statement may seem outlandish for a fighter who has only had four pro bouts to date, particularly as Wales has a proud tradition of producing boxers...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 19 days ago 1,285 reads 1 comments

  9. Wilder vs. Joshua: Finally a Heavyweight Matchup Worth Getting Excited About

    The answer depends on when fans came of age. Those in their 50s will hear the phrase “big heavyweight fight” and instantly recall 1970s images of Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier and George Foreman...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 20 days ago 585 reads 0 comments

  10. Building Britain's Perfect Lightweight from the Current Crop of Fighters

    Britain has a thriving lightweight scene right now. Mancunians Anthony Crolla and Terry Flanagan are holding world titles at 135 pounds. England had never had a lightweight champion until July 2015—now they have two from one city...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 20 days ago 1,787 reads 9 comments

  11. Conor McGregor Proposal Revealed by Freddie Roach Amid Floyd Mayweather Rumours

    Legendary boxing trainer Freddie Roach has revealed he has been approached to potentially coach UFC star Conor McGregor amid rumours of a showdown between he and Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 20 days ago 62,140 reads 53 comments

  12. Floyd Mayweather Sr. Says Conor McGregor Fight Would Be 'Humiliating'

    Floyd Mayweather Sr. has tipped a potential clash between his son and Ultimate Fighting Championship star Conor McGregor to be one of the biggest in history, but he said it would be "humiliating" for the mixed martial artist...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 21 days ago 46,681 reads 95 comments

  13. The Future for Amir Khan: Assessing His Options After the Loss to Canelo Alvarez

    With one punch, Amir Khan 's hopes of becoming WBC middleweight champion were emphatically ended on Saturday...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 21 days ago 8,221 reads 63 comments

  14. Amir Khan Discusses Canelo Alvarez, Gennady Golovkin, Kell Brook, Danny Garcia

    Amir Khan has vowed he will never step into the ring with compatriot Kell Brook because he doesn't like him and is aiming to keep fighting for two more years before retiring...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 21 days ago 38,160 reads 107 comments

  15. Amir Khan's Bravery Will Be Rewarded After Knockout Loss to Canelo Alvarez

    You can find plenty of faults with the way Amir Khan managed his career heading into Saturday night’s middleweight championship showdown in Las Vegas against thudding Mexican hitter Canelo Alvarez...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 22 days ago 11,620 reads 79 comments

  16. Ranking the Top Early Candidates for Fighter of the Year in 2016

    It's still far too early to put together anything like a definitive list for 2016's Fighter of the Year. But a number of boxers have already taken the first steps in that direction...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 22 days ago 3,284 reads 43 comments

  17. 5 Potential Opponents for WBA Lightweight Champion Anthony Crolla

    Anthony Crolla's victory over Ismael Barroso on Saturday was a triumph of substance over style. The lightweight successfully defended his WBA title by knocking out his mandatory challenger at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 22 days ago 2,676 reads 3 comments

  18. Floyd Mayweather Says He Started Conor McGregor Fight Rumors

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. revealed you have him to thank for the Conor McGregor fight rumors. In a video uploaded Saturday from FightHype...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 23 days ago 16,964 reads 46 comments

  19. How Good Will Canelo Alvarez Be When He Reaches His Peak?

    On Saturday night in Las Vegas, it was hard to find a Canelo Alvarez non-believer. The Mexican defended his middleweight title with the sort of one-punch knockout that people talk ...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 23 days ago 5,562 reads 43 comments

  20. Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin Is the Only Meaningful Fight for Either Man

    WBC middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez dropped to his knees after he dropped Amir Khan unconscious on his back Saturday in Las Vegas. It was a human moment, his concern for a fallen foe touching even the hardest heart...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 23 days ago 35,486 reads 108 comments

  21. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of May 8

    All it took was one big right hand. Canelo Alvarez successfully defended his WBC Middleweight Championship with a one-punch demolition of former junior welterweight titlist Amir Khan on Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 23 days ago 2,159 reads 16 comments

  22. Canelo vs. Khan: Complete Punch Stats and Breakdown of Alvarez's Knockout

    For a while, it looked like Amir Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) was going to execute his fight plan well enough to pull off the upset over Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (47-1-1, 33 KOs) Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 23 days ago 4,405 reads 0 comments

  23. Anthony Crolla Shines Again and Other Lessons Learned from Manchester Card

    Anthony Crolla retained his WBA lightweight title in style on Saturday, stopping the dangerous Ismael Barroso in Round 7 in Manchester, England...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 23 days ago 83 reads 0 comments

  24. Canelo Alvarez Talks Potential Gennady Golovkin Fight, Calls Out Abel Sanchez

    Saul Alvarez didn't waste a lot of time proving his dominance in the middleweight division, knocking out Amir Khan in the sixth round Saturday and setting the stage for a possible showdown with Gennady Golovkin...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 23 days ago 22,111 reads 73 comments

  25. Canelo Alvarez's Coronation Still Not Complete Despite Stunning KO vs. Amir Khan

    There's a lot to love about lineal middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. He's young, handsome, rich and pretty darn good at his chosen profession. With the retirements of Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 24 days ago 95,823 reads 287 comments