1. Canelo Alvarez Affirms Superstar Status in Split-Decision Win vs. Erislandy Lara

    Whatever happened on 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 legit boxing superstar or just a promotional creation...

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  2. Canelo Alvarez's Blueprint to Beat Erislandy Lara

    Saul “ Canelo ” Alvarez will have his hands full this Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas when he takes on slick southpaw Erislandy Lara in a junior middleweight bout scheduled for 12 rounds...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 4 days ago 7,476 reads 33 comments

  3. Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara: Everything You Need to Know About Epic Fight

    Some fights get made. Even when they probably shouldn’t. Such is the case with Saturday’s Showtime pay-per-view bout between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (43-1-1, 31 KOs) and Erislandy Lara (19-1-2, 12 KOs)...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 6 days ago 12,059 reads 14 comments

  4. Why Floyd Mayweather Made the Right Career Move with Marcos Maidana Rematch

    Floyd Mayweather appears to have made up his mind about who his next opponent will be. The Sweet Science’s Michael Woods passed along comments made by Mayweather at the ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 12 days ago 64,817 reads 315 comments

  5. Is Terence Crawford on the Path to Boxing Superstardom?

    Terence Crawford dazzled hometown supporters in Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday night by shellacking the previously unbeaten Yuriorkis Gamboa ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 13 days ago 1,860 reads 3 comments

  6. Enigmatic Yuriorkis Gamboa in a Make-or-Break Fight vs. Terence Crawford

    Undefeated lightweight Yuriorkis Gamboa heads to the ring Saturday night in what most deem a must-win situation against talented titleholder Terence Crawford...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 18 days ago 5,450 reads 33 comments

  7. Why Vasyl Lomachenko Has Officially Arrived as an Elite Boxer

    In just his third professional fight, junior featherweight Vasyl Lomachenko established himself as an elite boxer over the weekend against Gary Russell Jr...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 20 days ago 5,163 reads 27 comments

  8. How Floyd Mayweather Led 50 Cent to Yuriorkis Gamboa and the Boxing Business

    If you happened to catch recording artist and boxing promoter Curtis Jackson’s first pitch at Citi Field on May 27, prior to the New York Mets’ game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, you know he isn’t afraid to try new things...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 25 days ago 27,526 reads 28 comments

  9. Will Ruslan Provodnikov Fight His Way to a Showdown with Manny Pacquiao?

    Could Ruslan Provodnikov be on a collision course with Manny Pacquiao ? Provodnikov takes on Chris Algieri this Saturday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 7,770 reads 6 comments

  10. Should Sergio Martinez Retire After TKO Loss to Miguel Cotto?

    There is a special kind of cruelty in the world reserved only for championship-caliber boxers. Sergio Martinez got a good look at it on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 31,393 reads 177 comments

  11. Miguel Cotto Shows He's Better Than Ever in Dominant TKO Win vs. Sergio Martinez

    Miguel Cotto was everything he could be Saturday night. He was fast. He was powerful. He was precise. He was dynamic...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 63,165 reads 288 comments

  12. Bad Blood Driving Sergio Martinez Ahead of Showdown with Miguel Cotto

    In case you haven’t been able to tell, Sergio Martinez flat-out does not like Miguel Cotto. Martinez, the lineal middleweight champion of the world, told Bleacher Report ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 9,462 reads 33 comments

  13. How Split with Golden Boy Will Affect the Rest of Floyd Mayweather's Career

    And just like that, the boxing world is as topsy -turvy as it’s ever been. Shortly after Richard Schaefer announced he was leaving Golden Boy Promotions on Monday, the boxing world was buzzing with excitement...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 81,634 reads 244 comments

  14. Martinez vs. Cotto: Everything You Need to Know About Upcoming Fight

    There are fights that make financial sense, and there are fights that mean something historically. The best thing for everyone is when a fight is both, like Saturday’s showdown ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 6,409 reads 28 comments

  15. Is Nonito Donaire Still an Elite Boxer?

    There’s no mightier fall in all of sports than what happens in boxing. Just ask Nonito Donaire ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 21,591 reads 18 comments

  16. Can Adonis Stevenson Become a Big Star Without Fighting Sergey Kovalev?

    Light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson faces Andrzej Fonfara this Saturday, May 24, at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. The bout will feature one of the hardest punchers in the sport and will be televised live on Showtime...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 5,949 reads 56 comments

  17. Juan Manuel Marquez Must Make the Most of Every Fight in Twilight of Career

    All things must pass. This truth is more easily seen in fighters than the rest of us. Where our job performance might begin to lack some late in life like a fighter’s, it ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 1 month ago 5,137 reads 26 comments

  18. Why Mike Alvarado Believes He Will Defeat Juan Manuel Marquez

    Sometimes the poison is the cure. Ask Mike Alvarado. Before his last fight against Ruslan Provodnikov , Alvarado felt on top of the world. He was headlining a big fight on HBO...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 11,404 reads 30 comments

  19. Is Bryant Jennings the Future of American Heavyweight Boxing?

    Don’t look now, but there just might be an American heavyweight out there worth getting excited about...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 5,559 reads 19 comments

  20. What's on the Line for Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao in the Rest of 2014?

    The two preeminent fighters of the era have already notched wins this year, and each man was impressive in his own way...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 50,729 reads 130 comments

  21. Did Marcos Maidana Expose an Aging Floyd Mayweather?

    Before Saturday night's fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, no one in his or her right mind would have envisioned the awkward slugger Marcos Maidana holding his hands high over his ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 96,169 reads 517 comments

  22. Top 25 Pound-for-Pound Boxers After Mayweather vs. Maidana Bout

    Floyd Mayweather defeated Marcos Maidana by majority decision Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Maidana was a force, but Mayweather used veteran guile to remain undefeated and unify the WBA and WBC welterweight titles...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 121,927 reads 155 comments

  23. Floyd Mayweather Finds a New Way to Win in Brawl with Marcos Maidana

    Floyd Mayweather got all he could handle from Marcos Maidana Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev., but still came out on top...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 82,342 reads 377 comments

  24. Is Adrien Broner Still on Track to Be One of Boxing's Brightest Stars?

    Adrien Broner wants to be a star more than he wants to be a fighter. Therein lies the problem. Broner is the most frustrating type of figure in the sport. He has all the physical tools one could hope for...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 2 months ago 9,524 reads 38 comments

  25. How Stephen Espinoza Made Showtime into a Boxing Powerhouse

    Stephen Espinoza is one of boxing’s elite powerbrokers. During his relatively short tenure so far as head of Showtime Sports, he has led one of boxing’s premier cable ...

    Kelsey McCarson Written by Kelsey McCarson about 3 months ago 3,559 reads 11 comments