| Dec 19, 2013
| 7:20 AM
Anderson Silva is still up to old tricks, such as giving a one-word answer to a drawn-out question.
The real question is whether the former long-reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion will return to the stunts that helped cost him...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 5:59 PM
Floyd Mayweather Jr. left HBO and created the most lucrative pay-per-view fight of all time in September when he defeated Saul “Canelo” Alvarez on Showtime.
That’s a departure that still stings HBO.
Yet, the premium network rallied...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:45 PM
Saul "Canelo" Alvarez could select his next opponent as early as this week, his promoter said Monday, but it will not be former three-division world champion Miguel Cotto.
Alvarez, coming off a September unanimous-decision loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr.,...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 9:21 PM
The boxing scene Saturday in Los Angeles showcased one great middleweight and three others trying to be.
The great one, Andre Ward, worked from the TV booth at ringside, as one of the three trying to be him, popular Mexican boxer Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.,...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 11:14 PM
Another night of boxing, more controversy. The sport currently comes with an odor. Even more than usual.
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., more famous by birth than achievement, won a 10-round unanimous decision Saturday night at StubHub Center. He beat Bryan...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 11:17 PM
LAS VEGAS — Floyd Mayweather Jr. put on another boxing clinic here Saturday night. The student was a young Mexican redhead named Saul Alvarez. Or Canelo, which means cinnamon.
Mayweather's sweet science has never been sweeter.
Just to put the...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 6:13 PM
LAS VEGAS — The promotion model for Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s remaining four fights has changed after his latest display of brilliance.
From now on, his co-promoter and pay-per-view executive said late Saturday, his fights will be sold as...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:05 PM
C.J. Ross, the Nevada boxing judge heavily ridiculed for turning in her second suspect scorecard in 15 months by scoring Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s dominant performance Saturday over Saul “Canelo” Alvarez as a draw, has effectively resigned,...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Only in boxing could we emerge from a Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight with a bigger villain than Floyd Mayweather Jr.
And only in boxing could that villain be a 64-year-old named Cynthia, who never threw a punch and who most fans thought was a man because...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Showtime has announced that Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s impressive majority decision victory over Saul “Canelo” Alvarez on Saturday has "nearly $150 million in U.S. pay-per-view revenue reported to date," and that "preliminary reports ......
| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Floyd Mayweather wasn't the only one raking in the dough Saturday night.
The Mayweather-Canelo boxing match, broadcast on Showtime Pay-Per-View, snagged nearly $150 million, making it the highest-grossing pay-per-view of all time. The fight's PPV gross...