1. Floyd Mayweather Jr. Walks Around ESPN Studio with $80,000 Cash in Backpack

    Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. loves his cash. On Thursday, the man who last season made over $280,000 on bets in just six quarters of basketball strolled around ESPN studios with what he said was $80,000 in a backpack...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 months ago 28,977 reads 35 comments

  2. Floyd Mayweather Says He Will Attend Donald Trump's Inauguration

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. has announced he will be in attendance for Donald Trump's inauguration as president of the United States in Washington D.C. on Jan. 20...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 24,027 reads 2 comments

  3. How Badou Jack Bounced Back to Become the Other Face of Mayweather Promotions

    Go ahead and accept a round of applause. Because if—even as Badou Jack reeled from the onslaught of one Derek Edwards—you still viewed him as a potential elite in the ...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 3 months ago 3,416 reads 6 comments

  4. Badou Jack vs. James DeGale: Fight Time, Date, Live Stream and TV Info

    The Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, was host to some of the most entertaining boxing matches of 2016—with Carl Frampton's win over Leo Santa Cruz and the epic slugfest between ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 3 months ago 3,946 reads 1 comments

  5. James DeGale Confident Ahead of Title Fight with 'Basic' Badou Jack

    James DeGale didn't hold back when asked why he felt his super middleweight unification fight with Badou Jack on Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, took so long to come together...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 1,517 reads 1 comments

  6. Why Are Tyson, Mayweather Training Chris Brown and Soulja Boy for Boxing Match?

    The social media feud between Chris Brown and Soulja Boy is about to spill into the boxing ring. Why are legends of the sport Mike Tyson and Floyd Mayweather Jr. involved as trainers? Watch the video above to find out...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 months ago 5,647 reads 9 comments

  7. Floyd Mayweather Comments on Fight Negotiations with Conor McGregor

    Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. said negotiations for a fight between him and UFC star Conor McGregor are still ongoing and the Notorious has turned down an offer of $15 million to fight him...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 4 months ago 40,904 reads 106 comments

  8. Manny Pacquiao vs. Jeff Horn: Fight Date Announced, Comments and Reaction

    Manny Pacquiao ended his brief and unofficial retirement when he took down Jessie Vargas by unanimous decision Nov. 5, and he's reportedly set to re-enter the ring with a 60th career win in his sights...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 20,922 reads 61 comments

  9. Badou Jack Focused on Outsmarting James DeGale Amid Pre-Fight Trash Talk

    Badou Jack believes he has plenty of advantages coming into his super middleweight unification fight with James DeGale Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on Showtime Championship Boxing ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 1,650 reads 7 comments

  10. Under-the-Radar Boxers to Watch in 2017

    Despite such important bouts as Sergey Kovalev vs. Andre Ward, Keith Thurman vs. Shawn Porter and Terence Crawford vs...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 7,161 reads 4 comments

  11. Mike Tyson Confirms He Will Train Chris Brown for Fight vs. Soulja Boy

    The anticipated bout between Chris Brown and Soulja Boy will have an added level of intrigue, with Mike Tyson siding with Brown...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 51,314 reads 84 comments

  12. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of January 8

    It's the first fight week of 2017! Badou Jack and James DeGale will clash Saturday night at the Barclays Center with the WBC and IBF Super Middleweight Championships on the line...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 5,065 reads 22 comments

  13. HBO Boxing Faces an Uphill Battle After a Tough 2016

    By any objective measure, 2016 will go down as a trying one for the folks at HBO Boxing . The network, which has long prided itself—and not without merit—as the home ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 10,640 reads 37 comments

  14. 2017 Wish Lists for Boxing's Top Stars

    With the holidays now in the rearview mirror and another 12 months of boxing ahead of us, we decided it would be a good time to take a look at some of the wish list items for boxing's top stars...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 5,583 reads 22 comments

  15. Boxer Victor Ortiz Reportedly Charged with 2 Misdemeanor Counts of DUI

    Former WBC welterweight champion Victor Ortiz has reportedly been charged with two counts of driving under the influence after being arrested in September last year. That's according to TMZ , which reported the boxer was detained on Sept...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 4 months ago 11,284 reads 7 comments

  16. 10 Things for Boxing Fans to Look Forward to in 2017

    The new year might have only just begun, but the boxing calendar is filling up fast. January is usually a slow month for the Sweet Science, but 2017 will feature a rematch of last ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 10,176 reads 44 comments

  17. Carl Frampton vs. Leo Santa Cruz Tops the 10 Fights to Watch in January

    While January is normally a quiet time in the boxing world, several fights are worth seeing during the opening month of 2017...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 months ago 2,429 reads 0 comments

  18. An A-to-Z of Boxing in 2016: An Alphabetical Review of the Year

    While 2016 didn't quite live up to expectations, it still turned out to be an eventful year in the boxing world. Star names sadly stayed apart from each other, leaving an expectant audience still waiting to see the bouts it desperately craves...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 months ago 2,078 reads 4 comments

  19. Burning Questions for Boxing in 2017

    Burning boxing questions come in two basic varieties: "Will they fight?" and "Who will win when they do fight?" Will Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin finally meet in the ring ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 4 months ago 4,385 reads 25 comments

  20. British Pound-for-Pound Rankings at the End of 2016

    As 2016 draws to a close, it is time to reflect on the past 12 months in British boxing. In truth, it has been an up-and-down year...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 4 months ago 3,306 reads 6 comments

  21. Nick Blackwell Awakes from Coma: Latest Details, Reaction

    British boxer Nick Blackwell has regained consciousness from a coma brought about by life-threatening brain injuries, per BBC Sport ...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 4 months ago 3,763 reads 7 comments

  22. Bleacher Report's Boxing Awards for 2016

    There's something special about fighters — men and women who are willing to step into the spotlight and test their will, stamina, courage and skill against each other...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 4 months ago 7,094 reads 15 comments

  23. Bold Predictions for Boxing in 2017

    It's that time of year again! Out with the old and in with the new. So, here at Bleacher Report, that means it's time for our year-end tradition of making bold (and hopefully accurate) ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 10,578 reads 63 comments

  24. Wladimir Klitschko Sees His Past Self When Looking at Anthony Joshua

    Stop us if you've heard this one before. A mammoth heavyweight boxer parlays Olympic gold into a quick professional championship and sets his sights on long-term domination of the sport's most glamorous division...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 4 months ago 2,649 reads 9 comments

  25. Deontay Wilder vs. Andrzej Wawrzyk: Fight Date Announced, Comments, Reaction

    WBC heavyweight boxing champion Deontay Wilder will reportedly next defend his title against Andrzej Wawrzyk on Feb. 25, 2017, at Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Alabama. Aaron Suttles of the Tuscaloosa News first reported the fight details Tuesday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 5,473 reads 30 comments