Boxing

Jan 30, 2018 Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Oleksandr Usyk may have unfinished business in the cruiserweight division but he is already talking about fighting Anthony Joshua. Usyk (14-0, 11 KOs) had
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Former two-division world titleholder Beibut Shumenov announced Monday that he will end his retirement. Shumenov, who won world titles at light heavyweight and cruiserweight, vacated his cruiserweight title in June and announced his retirement because of a severe right eye injury sustained in training that caused blurred vision and necessitated surgery. At the time of
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5:35 PM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show There is good reason to believe that a second helping of Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez will be better than their first fight. As well as
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A roundup of the past week’s notable boxing results from around the world: Saturday at Riga, Latvia Oleksandr Usyk W12 Mairis Briedis — Full RecapUnifies two cruiserweight titles – World Boxing Super Series semifinalsScores: 115-113 (twice), 114-114Records: Usyk (14-0, 11 KOs); Briedis (23-1, 18 KOs) Rafael’s remarks: In a terrific action and skillful fight, tournament
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7:31 PM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Oleksandr Usyk just about did enough to win a majority points decision and a second world cruiserweight title on Saturday. Usyk moved one fight
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Floyd Mayweather Sr., father and trainer of retired boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., has pleaded not guilty to charges that he assaulted a woman in September, according to court records obtained by USA Today. Mayweather Sr., 65, was charged Jan. 16 with misdemeanor assault and battery for allegedly punching a woman during an altercation after
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To go directly to a particular month, click the links below: FEBRUARY | MARCH | APRIL | MAY | JUNE | JULY January 26 At Huntington, N.Y.: Anthony Karperis vs. Erick Martinez, 10 rounds, junior welterweights Tyrone James vs. Charles Nadal, 6 rounds, welterweights Wendy Toussaint vs. Saadiq Muhammad, 6 rounds, junior middleweights Michael Stoute
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