| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Floyd Mayweather Jr. gave himself a 37th birthday present Monday, confirming he’ll collect another multimillion-dollar purse by selecting Marcos Maidana as his May 3 opponent.
Mayweather (45-0, 26 knockouts) will defend his World Boxing Council...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 11:01 AM
World light-middleweight champion Carlos Molina was arrested in Las Vegas earlier this week, but is in the process of being released Thursday morning to keep his Saturday night title defense against Jermall Charlo on the “Canelo” Alvarez-...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Erik "Peanut" Santiago is a busy kid.
The Aux Sable Middle School student and Plainfield resident puts in a full day at school and also participates in wrestling, baseball and football.
But the 13-year-old said everything else moves aside when he enters...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 12:21 PM
A “very disappointed” Amir Khan is now mulling his options after getting passed over by Floyd Mayweather Jr., who Monday chose Marcos Maidana as his May 3 opponent.
Khan promoter Richard Schaefer of Golden Boy Promotions, which has...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Last month, Adrien Broner exercised a rematch clause to pursue the World Boxing Council and World Boxing Assn. welterweight belts that he lost Dec. 14 to Marcos Maidana.
The move was jarring to many who watched Maidana twice knock down Broner —...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Timothy Bradley’s thirst to definitively defeat Manny Pacquiao has lasted nearly two years.
On April 12, Bradley’s opportunity will arrive.
Top Rank, the promoter for both fighters, announced Saturday that Pacquiao (55-5-2, 38 knockouts)...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Only someone who is not too smart would put down boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. on national TV.
UFC President Dana White is definitely a smart guy. So what was he doing declaring that the man considered by most to be the best boxer on the...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:25 PM
Saul "Canelo" Alvarez wrongly believed he had an answer for the speed and brilliance of
unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Now, the former super-welterweight world champion from Mexico is banking on his sense
again, counting on his grit, youth and strength...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Quizás no ha existido en la historia del boxeo un coqueteo más grande por organizar un supercombate que el de las actuales figuras del deporte, Floyd Mayweather Jr. y Manny Pacquiao, para sólo al final dejar a los fanáticos "vestidos y alborotados"....
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Edwin Rodriguez hoped to alter the boxing world's lofty pound-for-pound rankings for Andre Ward and deprive the Oakland fighter of his world super-middleweight belt in the process.
But Rodriguez couldn't make the required 168-pound limit Friday, so...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will return to the MGM Grand ring March 8 against Mexican countryman Alfredo Angulo, the same place where Alvarez lost to Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the most lucrative pay-per-view fight in history.