Category Archives: Boxing

Will the proposed Miguel Cotto vs Jessie Vargas fight happen this year? [Source: Flickr / Bryan Horowitz / CC]

Miguel Cotto vs Jessie Vargas Fight to Happen? WBO Welterweight Champ Open to Facing Puerto Rican Superstar

Miguel Cotto is reportedly planning to return to the welterweight division and reigning World Boxing Organization 147-pound champion Jessie Vargas wants a piece of the Puerto Rican superstar. Will the…

Can Amir Khan score an upset against Saul "Canelo" Alvarez? [Source: Flickr /  Bryan Horowitz]

Saul Alvarez vs Amir Khan Predictions: Trainer Confident ‘Canelo’ Will Win in First Title Defense

Trainer Jose “Chepo” Reynoso remains confident that his prized fighter Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will successfully defend his World Boxing Council middleweight title against Amir Khan. The Saul Alvarez vs Amir Khan showdown will take place on May 7 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Manny Pacquiao-Timothy Bradley Fight Winner Could Face Jessie Vargas, Says Bob Arum

Top Rank Promotions CEO Bob Arum revealed that Jessie Vargas could get a shot against the winner of the upcoming showdown between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley. Vargas, who owns…

Former world champion Amir Khan thinks he has all the tools to win against Canelo Alvarez on May 7 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Boxing: Why Amir Khan is Confident of Dethroning Canelo Alvarez in May 7 Fight

Former world champion Amir Khan will be a heavy underdog in his upcoming showdown with reigning World Boxing Council middleweight titlist Canelo Alvarez on May 7 at T-Mobile Arena in…

Manny Pacquiao [photo: Commons Wikimedia/Mike Gonzalez]

Bob Arum prevented Manny Pacquiao vs. Terence Crawford

To this day, many are still questioning why Manny Pacquiao chose to face Timothy Bradley Jr. for the third and allegedly last time in his boxing career.

Mayweather says racism exists in boxing

Floyd Mayweather says ”racism still exists in the sport of boxing” and he cited UFC champion Ronda Rousey’s name in an attempt to bolster his argument.

Pacquiao ‘to retire’ after Bradley fight

Filipino boxing champion Manny Pacquiao said he would end his legendary career after fighting Timothy Bradley in April to concentrate on his political career, dousing hopes for a rematch with Floyd Mayweather.

Shafikov faces Barthelemy for vacant lightweight crown

Unbeaten Cuban Rances Barthelemy fights for his second world title on Friday when he faces Russian southpaw Denis Shafikov in Las Vegas for the vacant International Boxing Federation lightweight crown.

‘Macho’ Camacho among seven elected to Hall of Fame

Puerto Rico’s late boxing legend Hector ”Macho” Camacho was among nine people announced on Wednesday as the newest inductees into the International Boxing Hall of Fame.

Wilder, Szpilka send message to heavyweight rivals

Unbeaten world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and his next challenger, Poland’s Artur Szpilka, took aim Wednesday at rival champion Tyson Fury in announcing their January 16 matchup in New York.