1. Erik Morales Tests Positive for Banned Substance Prior to Danny Garcia Fight

    Performance-enhancing drugs may KO another big fight, as Erik Morales has tested positive for a banned substance prior to his Saturday rematch with WBA and WBC junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 1,919 reads 13 comments

  2. Devon Alexander vs. Randall Bailey: 'Don't Be Surprised If Bailey Gets KO'd'

    Devon Alexander “The Great” (23-1, 13 KOs ) will look to win his first title at welterweight this Saturday when he challenges reigning International Boxing Federation ( IBF ) titleholder Randall “K...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 666 reads 1 comments

  3. Randall Bailey vs. Devon Alexander: 'I Have to Knock This Guy Out'

    IBF welterweight titleholder Randall “K.O. King” Bailey will be defending his title for the first time this Saturday, Oct. 20, when he takes on former two-time junior welterweight titleholder Devon Alexander “The Great”...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 688 reads 2 comments

  4. Andre Berto to Fight Robert Guerrero on HBO Nov. 24, Each to Make 7 Figures

    It looks like Robert Guerrero (30-1-1, 18 KOs ) will finally get a shot at a big name at welterweight, although it isn ’t the one he was hoping for...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 3,941 reads 66 comments

  5. Seth Mitchell: Former MSU Linebacker Wants Wladimir or Vitali Klitschko in 2013

    On Nov. 17, former Michigan State University linebacker turned boxer Seth “Mayhem” Mitchell will take what he hopes is the next step in his quest to become a heavyweight champion...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 2,204 reads 9 comments

  6. Nonito Donaire-Toshiaki Nishioka and Brandon Rios-Mike Alvarado Make Weight

    Super bantamweights Nonito Donaire and Toshiaki Nishioka , along with junior welterweights Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado, will all be fighting on a Top Rank-promoted card ...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 2,761 reads 10 comments

  7. Sergio Martinez: Knee Not as Bad as Thought, Should Fight Kelly Pavlik in 2013

    According to the Twitter account of middleweight king Sergio Martinez , he could be back in the ring sooner than was originally thought...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 4,997 reads 36 comments

  8. Manny Pacquiao: Next Fight Rios-Alvarado Winner, Not Floyd Mayweather Jr.

    It looks as though Top Rank promoter Bob Arum will be keeping the April 20, 2013 Manny Pacquiao fight date in-house, and yet again boxing fans will be left without a Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 8,563 reads 33 comments

  9. Adrien Broner's Trainer Talks Antonio DeMarco, Ricky Burns and Robert Guerrero

    When Adrien "Da Problem" Broner steps into the ring with WBC lightweight titleholder Antonio DeMarco on Nov. 17 on HBO at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, he will be looking to win his second world title in as many weight classes...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 5,363 reads 13 comments

  10. Orlando Cruz: No. 4 WBO Featherweight Is Boxing's First Openly Gay Fighter

    Orlando Cruz of Puerto Rico, the WBO No. 4-ranked featherweight boxer in the world, came out on Wednesday, Oct. 3, proclaiming himself a “proud gay man,” according to Bob Velin of USA Today ...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 9,564 reads 49 comments

  11. Lamont Peterson vs. Zab Judah Purse Bid Won by Headbangers Promotions

    Earlier today, the IBF held a purse bid at its New Jersey offices for the mandatory junior welterweight championship fight between current champion Lamont Peterson and No. 1 contender Zab Judah ...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 1,112 reads 0 comments

  12. Seth Mitchell: Former Michigan State Linebacker Is Now a Heavyweight Contender

    It’s been said that the best American heavyweight boxers are playing football. Luckily for fans of the sport’s most glamorous division, Seth “Mayhem” Mitchell, a former high school standout in the Washington, D...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 175 reads 5 comments

  13. Floyd Mayweather Jr.: Bouts with Manny Pacquiao & Tim Bradley for $200 Million?

    Roger Mayweather, the Uncle and trainer of Floyd Mayweather Jr., believes that future fights with Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley would be worth a whopping $200 million collectively for his nephew...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 4,584 reads 14 comments

  14. Manny Pacquiao vs. Juan Manuel Marquez IV: Pac-Man No Stranger to Rematches

    Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez have already sold 13,000 tickets for their December 8 matchup at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, according to a recent press release from Top Rank, who are promoting the fight...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 6,427 reads 8 comments

  15. Seth Mitchell's Next Fight Is Johnathon Banks in Atlantic City on HBO Nov. 17

    Seth “Mayhem” Mitchell will be returning to the ring Nov. 17 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J. against Johnathan Banks, according to Lorin Chvotkin , who handles media relations for the heavyweight contender...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 2,215 reads 9 comments

  16. Amir Khan's Next Fight Will Be Against Carlos Molina in December

    UPDATE: According to an article written by respected boxing journalist Lem Satterfield of RingTv.com , the fight will be broadcast on the Showtime network not HBO, whose contract with Khan recently expired ...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 1,578 reads 7 comments

  17. Tim Bradley to Fight Dec. 15 in Miami on HBO, Andre Berto Likely Opponent

    UPDATE: According to the Twitter account of Lance Pugmire, Richard Schaefer of Golden Boy Promotions is representing Andre Berto , and there have been no negotiations about a possible Bradley vs...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 2,042 reads 10 comments

  18. Ricky Hatton to Fight Former WBA Champ Vyacheslav Senchenko

    Ricky Hatton has chosen his opponent for the first fight of his comeback, and it will be former WBA welterweight champion Vyacheslav Senchenko , according to a recent report by Pat Sheehan of The Sun ...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 8,322 reads 18 comments

  19. Why IBF Champion Lamont Peterson Should Fight Zab Judah on HBO or Showtime

    During the past couple of weeks there has been a lot of speculation about who IBF junior welterweight champion Lamont Peterson will be fighting next...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 2,036 reads 3 comments

  20. Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s Advisor Al Haymon Signs 6 U.S. Olympians

    Boxing advisor extraordinaire Al Haymon has recently added six members of the 2012 U.S. Olympic boxing team to his already impressive stable of fighters, according to Dan Rafael of ESPN ...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 2,597 reads 3 comments

  21. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.: Marijuana Could Cost Him Between $750k and $1 Million

    Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. could have a pretty expensive pot habit, according to a recent interview by Rick Reeno of boxingscene .com with Nevada State Athletic Commission executive director Keith Kizer ...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 2,473 reads 3 comments

  22. Austin Trout Looking to Make a Splash Against Miguel Cotto at MSG

    Austin “No Doubt” Trout is finally getting the big fight he has been clamoring for since he won his WBA “regular” junior middleweight championship early last year...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 2,802 reads 13 comments

  23. Ronald Cruz Faces Tough Test in Antwone Smith on NBC Sports Friday Night

    Ronald Cruz, of Bethlehem, Pa., by way of Manati , Puerto Rico, will face the toughest test of his young career this Friday when he squares off against Antwone Smith of Miami at the Sands Resort and Casino in Bethlehem...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 461 reads 2 comments

  24. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.: How Failed Drug Test Could Impact Career

    Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (46-1-1; 32 KOs) has certainly put himself in a tough position recently. With his second failed drug test, albeit the two drugs are in no way similar, he ...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 1,486 reads 0 comments

  25. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Tests Positive for Drugs After Sergio Martinez Fight

    Lem Satterfield of RingTV .com is reporting that Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (46-1-1, 32 KOs ) has tested positive for marijuana following his 12-round unanimous decision loss to Sergio Martinez (50-2-2, 28 KOs ) this past Saturday...

    Michael  Walters Written by Michael Walters about 2 years ago 26,334 reads 64 comments