Former promoter seeks $8.5M from Canelo

[ad_1] Canelo Alvarez has a major fight with Mexican rival Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. scheduled for May 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, but he also faces an ongoing battle outside the ring with All Star Boxing promoter Tuto Zabala Jr. Alejandro Brito, an attorney for Zabala, Alvarez’s former promoter, has filed a motion […]

Joshua slams 'disrespectful' Fury

[ad_1] 6:14 AM 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 Anthony Joshua has criticised Tyson Fury for calling him a “poor man’s Frank Bruno” on social media. The British heavyweight rivals had a […]

Michael Perez confident for pivotal fight against Marcelino Lopez

[ad_1] In his last fight, Michael Perez suffered a sixth-round knockout loss to Petr Petrov in September and then watched as Petrov was rewarded with an opportunity to challenge lightweight world titleholder Terry Flanagan. Now Perez, who cannot afford to lose a second fight in a row if he wants to remain in the title […]

Two bouts added to TUF Finale card

[ad_1] As The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption premieres tonight on FS1, the season finale card at T-Mobile Arena on July 7 is beginning to take shape with the addition of two compelling matchups. In the middleweight division, former TUF Nations winner Elias Theodorou will attempt to extend his winning streak to three at the expense of […]

Swanson credits reinventing himself after unbeaten 2016

[ad_1] Cub Swanson doesn’t tend to say much, preferring to stay low key and let his efforts inside the Octagon speak on his behalf. But when the Palm Springs native sits back and opens up, paying attention is a must because the featherweight veteran is one of the most genuine competitors on the UFC roster. […]

All in: Iaquinta returns after exploring life outside Octagon

[ad_1] As he approaches his first fight in over two years against Diego Sanchez this Saturday, Al Iaquinta will first tell you what he’s not before he tells you what he is as he returns to the Octagon. “I don’t do flips like these guys, I don’t have a cool haircut with the spikes, so […]

Mayweather-McGregor looking at big paydays

[ad_1] UFC president Dana White has cautioned he still has a lot of work left in order to make a proposed boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor. But if the fight sells as well as he believes, he says there will be a lot of money for all parties involved. Speaking to Colin […]