| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:39 PM
The last time Orlando played host to a big-time boxing event was in February of 1989, when over-the-hill and former heavyweight champion George Foreman fought Brazil's Manoel De Almeida in the Atlantis Theater at SeaWorld.
A bloated Foreman could have...
| 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...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:05 PM
The record-breaking Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Saul “Canelo” Alvarez fight Sept. 14 in Las Vegas has added an undercard bout in order to now pursue a record pay-per-view audience.
Unbeaten junior-welterweight champion Danny Garcia (26-0, 16...
| Jun 26, 2013
When going to the Adidas National Boxing Tournament hosted by the Oxnard Police Activities League this past week, the Heber Sheriff’s Activities League Boxing Club didn’t know what to expect.
What they got was a 13-year-old champion in...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez have sparked immediate interest in their Sept. 14 super-welterweight title fight, a sellout generating a live gate of more than $19 million in less than 24 hours serving as confirmation.
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Floyd Mayweather y el mexicano Saúl ‘Canelo’ Alvarez estuvieron frente a frente el viernes en Miami. Tan cerca estuvieron el uno del otro que las narices se rozaron y sus alientos mezclaron en un momento determinado.
Empero no hubo...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Mucho antes de la fiebre blanca del Heat, el carisma de los Dolphins y Huracanes y los escándalos de esos pobres Marlins de la Pequeña Habana, el deporte que enloquecía y definía la idiosincrasia de Miami era el boxeo.
Y hoy, no obstante el sensible...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:04 PM
When the hands on the clock climb toward midnight at 50 Cent's Birthday Bash on July 5 at the Connecticut Convention Center. When the hands climb toward the actual birthday of Curtis James Jackson III, we may find it appropriate to consider three men...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:48 PM
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, in a nod to the cardio endurance test that Floyd Mayweather Jr. will pose in September, will make Big Bear his full-time training home.
Alvarez (42-0-1, 30 knockouts) has spent recent camps training in Santa Monica...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 4:32 PM
TLC's “Starter Wives Confidential” (Tuesdays) looks at seven women who stood by their men until success, fame, infidelity or violence ended their relationships. In the world of celebrity spouse reality shows, it doesn’t get any uglier...
| May 30, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Indiana's Game 4 win may have stretched the Eastern Conference finals and filled some time before the NBA Finals are supposed to begin and it might have helped the TV ratings. But the Vegas oddsmakers still believe the Miami Heat will prevail in this...