Foreman, the daughter of legendary boxer and former heavyweight champion George Foreman, died at her home in Houston.
Philippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao is “discouraging” his 18-year-old son from picking up a pair of boxing gloves in jumping into the ring.
Pastor Vic Rodriguez of La Villita church “was a spiritual leader, a mentor,” Chicago police Sgt. Alfonso Lara said. “He wanted to make a difference.”
The Chicago native is quickly becoming a big deal in the bantamweight division, and hopes to use his fame to help other at-risk youth discover boxing.
Dorothy Cross, who said she was a great-niece of heavyweight boxing great Jack Johnson and pushed to clear the late boxer’s name, has died at 88.
Unfazed by the dangerous cold snap, more than 300 brave — or crazy — souls took a January dip into Lake Michigan to raise money for families in need.
HBO is getting out of the live boxing business after more than 1,000 fights over four decades of telecasts.
Alvarez won the 160-pound titles held by Golovkin by the narrowest of margins, taking a majority decision to hand the champion his first loss.
An anti-violence panel including Floyd Mayweather Jr. is coming to the DuSable Museum of African American History on Saturday.
Forbes estimates that Mayweather earned $285 million from endorsements and other sources in 2017.
Stallone has said Johnson was the basis for the character Apollo Creed in the “Rocky” films.
“I know and believe in my heart that you are proud of me,” Linda Haywood said looking at Jack Johnson’s grave marker at Graceland Cemetery.
Muhammad Ali’s grandson Nico Ali Walsh is carrying on his grandfather’s legacy inside and out of the ring.
Linda Haywood wants a pardon for the man she says is her great-great-uncle: Jack Johnson, the first black heavyweight boxing champion of the world.
The stain on Johnson’s reputation forced some family members to live in shame of his legacy.