| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:18 PM
It is time for Oscar De La Hoya's two-year checkup. Not the medical kind, the public kind.
It was two years ago this week that boxing's Golden Boy suffered through the longest 18 holes of his life. Golf wasn't the problem. Hooked drives and missed putts...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Whither goest the sport of boxing these days?
How about to a country where it was banned in 1959 and not allowed back until 1986? That would be China.
This is promoter Bob Arum's grand plan. He has had many over six decades of promoting the sport, and...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 10:59 AM
(Reuters) - Five-division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. has written off Saul "Canelo" Alvarez as just "another stepping stone, another opponent" ahead of their much-hyped super welterweight title fight in Las Vegas on Saturday.
| 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,...
| May 2, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Undefeated pro boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. puts his spotless record and his World Boxing Council welterweight title on the line Saturday night against Robert Guerrero
Mayweather (43-0, 26 knockouts) is a 7-1 favorite over Guerrero (31-1-1, 18 KOs).
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:01 PM
The open wounds stopping fighters from rival promoters Top Rank and Golden Boy from squaring off are showing no signs of healing, making Timothy Bradley’s quest to land a Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight difficult.
“I’ve tried to reach out...
| 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...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:02 PM
In a reaction to the dubious judging of fights involving Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao in the last 16 months, Nevada has altered its selection process for judges and referees.
Starting with Saturday night’s World Boxing Organization...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Cain Velasquez met with Mexican boxing star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez last month before Alvarez lost a decision to Floyd Mayweather Jr.
With charisma and looks that brought a strong female audience to supplement his popular brawling nature among...
| 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.,...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Abner Mares, who won world titles in three divisions in the last two years, is taking on another tough test Aug. 24, and is talking of moving up in weight again.
All that’s missing for the Hawaiian Gardens fighter is the surge of fan interest that...