1. Does Golden Boy Have Its New Cash Cow After Canelo Alvarez's Win?

    The first sound you heard after the scores were read aloud by Jimmy Lennon Jr. on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas was a collective gasp by virtually everyone on the ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 16 days ago 9,284 reads 63 comments

  2. Erislandy Lara: I Want a Rematch with Canelo

    Erislandy Lara (19-2-2, 12 KO's) isn't too happy today after losing to Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KO's) by a 12 round split decision last night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 16 days ago 1,372 reads 0 comments

  3. Canelo vs. Lara: How Controversial Results Impact Boxing's Future, Both Fighters

    Boxing has a perception problem. A big perception issue in the minds of the public, a notion that was only furthered on Saturday night when Golden Boy Promotion wunderkind Saul ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 16 days ago 39,757 reads 195 comments

  4. Rising Star Canelo Alvarez Still Long Way Off from Mayweather, Pacquiao's Level

    Saul "Canelo" Alvarez didn't look like a winner as he faced the boxing media minutes after his split-decision win over Erislandy Lara at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. And perhaps he shouldn't have...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 16 days ago 22,473 reads 160 comments

  5. Why Erislandy Lara Won't Get the Canelo Alvarez Rematch He Deserves

    Given the circumstances of his fight with Canelo Alvarez on Saturday night—for perceived supremacy among the world’s junior middleweights and atop a pay-per-view card ...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 16 days ago 12,683 reads 136 comments

  6. 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 17 days ago 16,139 reads 96 comments

  7. 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 17 days ago 16,991 reads 81 comments

  8. 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 17 days ago 23,514 reads 66 comments

  9. 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 17 days ago 46,750 reads 234 comments

  10. 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 17 days ago 7,507 reads 2 comments

  11. 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 17 days ago 294 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 17 days ago 796 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 17 days ago 4,028 reads 0 comments

  14. 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 17 days ago 1,154 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 17 days ago 2,210 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 17 days ago 1,632 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 17 days ago 1,290 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 17 days ago 92,963 reads 393 comments

  19. 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 17 days ago 1,399 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 17 days ago 11,599 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 17 days ago 907 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 17 days ago 37,186 reads 3 comments

  23. 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 17 days ago 7,211 reads 17 comments

  24. 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 17 days ago 11,631 reads 19 comments

  25. 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 18 days ago 1,892 reads 1 comments