It's not a good idea to give Ronda Rousey some extra motivation. Hurt by comments about her family and moved by the death of a close friend and idol, Rousey got off to a quick start and knocked out home-crowd favorite Bethe Correia only 34 seconds into the first round at UFC 190 on Saturday night.
For eight years, Cuban boxer Namibia Flores has leaned in with a clenched jaw and raised guard to throw punches against all male training partners.
Veteran boxing promoter Bob Arum has blasted the injured Manny Pacquiao for missing a planned rehab visit to his doctor and says he has no idea when "Pacman" might return to the ring.
Floyd Mayweather was Monday stripped by the World Boxing Organization of the welterweight world title he won by beating Manny Pacquiao two months ago.
Timothy Bradley got rocked in the final minute and survived a confusing finish to beat Jessie Vargas by unanimous decision Saturday night, claiming the interim WBO welterweight title.
As soon as Andre Ward found his stride following his lengthy layoff, the fight quickly came to an end.
There might be as many questions to answer in Saturday night's WBC middleweight title fight as there will be punches thrown.
Daniel Cormier beat Anthony "Rumble" Johnson with a rear naked choke in the third round, dominating on the ground to win the vacant light heavyweight title at UFC 187 on Saturday night.
Taiwanese flyweight boxer Huang Hsiao-wen (黃筱雯) won a silver medal Saturday at the International Boxing Association (AIBA) Women's Junior and Youth World Boxing Championships after losing to Chang Yuan (常園) of China in the gold medal bout.
On the night that Saul "Canelo" Alvarez knocked out James Kirkland, the Mexican star spent almost as much time almost as much time talking about Miguel Cotto as he did his opponent.