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.
Vargas, who represented Mexico in the 2008 Olympic games, told ESPN Deportes that he was shocked by the trunks.
Martin McGarry, dead of amyloidosis at 66, was a pipefitter by trade and boxer by passion. He built a gym at his Beverly home to teach kids to box.
The Supreme Court is indicating a willingness to side with New Jersey’s effort to permit sports gambling in a case being closely watched.
The nonprofit boxing club is the dream of an area businessman who had shown promise in the ring as a teen but traded the sport for a life of crime.
The “Long Count” is perhaps the most famous 14 seconds in boxing, if not all professional sport. But why it mattered deserves remembering.
Light heavyweight champion Andre Ward is retiring from boxing with an undefeated record because he no longer has the desire to fight.