Dana White: 'We just lost our date' for Mayweather-McGregor

[ad_1] If Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor are going to meet in a boxing ring, it won’t be on Sept. 16. That date — which, according to UFC president Dana White, was the targeted night for the megafight — now belongs to Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin. “We just lost our date to Canelo and […]

What we learned from Canelo Alvarez versus Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

[ad_1] 1:24 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 Saul “Canelo” Alvarez’s win over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr on Saturday was never in doubt, so what can we learn from it ahead […]

Infographic: Alvarez-Chavez Jr. super middleweight fight

[ad_1] Canelo Álvarez and Julio César Chávez Jr. will face off Saturday in Las Vegas. Stats & Info gives you all the key information you need to know heading into the fight. ESPN Stats & Information This will be the fifth time since 2010 that Álvarez has fought on the weekend of May 5 (he […]

Lemieux dominates Reyes but goes distance

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS — Former middleweight world titleholder David Lemieux, bidding for an eventual showdown with Canelo Alvarez, was forced to go the distance but dominated Marcos Reyes in a decision win on the Alvarez-Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. undercard Saturday night at T-Mobile Arena. The judges all scored the fight for Lemieux 99-90, 99-90 and […]

Warren: Fury targeting July ring return

[ad_1] Tyson Fury will target a comeback fight on July 8, provided he overturns a drug suspension at a UK Anti-Doping hearing on Monday. Fury has not fought since beating Wladimir Klitschko for the world heavyweight titles in November 2015 because of a combination of drug issues and mental health concerns. Joseph Parker still holds […]

Reasons to watch UFC 211 this Saturday

[ad_1] Don’t miss out! Click here for UFC 211 PPV ordering information The Octagon is on its way to Dallas for UFC 211 on May 13. After a two-week hiatus, anticipation for the stacked fight card in the Lone Star State is off the charts. Storylines are everywhere: Two titles are on the line, a […]