Friday, September 20, 2013
Former heavyweight champion Ken Norton, who shocked the boxing world in 1973 when he became the second man to beat Muhammad Ali in a fight, died Wednesday at a local care facility. He was 70.
Monday, September 16, 2013
Floyd Mayweather turned one of the richest fights ever into just another $41.5 million payday on Saturday by dominating Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez from the opening bell to enhance his reputation as the best boxer in the world.
Taiwan's Jan Chun-hsien won the bronze medal in the 52-kg category of the 2013 AIBA Junior World Boxing Championships, becoming the only Taiwanese boxer to win a medal at the competition in Kiev, Ukraine.
Sunday, September 15, 2013
Floyd Mayweather, who is fighting twice in the same calendar year for the first time since 2007, weighed in at 1.5 pounds lighter than Mexican star Saul Alvarez on Friday.
Saturday, September 14, 2013
The world's highest paid athlete Floyd Mayweather puts his perfect record on the line when he squares off against Mexican dynamo Saul Alvarez in a showdown between two undefeated boxers on Saturday.
Monday, September 9, 2013
Scotland's Ricky Burns climbed off the canvas to controversially hold onto his WBO lightweight title after a draw with tough Mexican Raymundo Beltran in Glasgow on Saturday.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Tommy Morrison, a former heavyweight champion who gained fame for his role in the movie “Rocky V,” has died. He was 44.
Monday, August 26, 2013
Jhonny Gonzalez defeated previously unbeaten champion Abner Mares in the first round to regain the World Boxing Council featherweight title in shocking fashion on Saturday.
Sunday, August 25, 2013
Argenis Mendez retained his International Boxing Federation junior lightweight world title Friday with a majority draw against Arash Usmanee on the first fight card promoted by former heavyweight champ Mike Tyson.
Monday, August 19, 2013
Britain's Darren Barker overcame a middle round knockdown to defeat Australian Daniel Geale with a split decision to win the International Boxing Federation middleweight title Saturday.