Former UFC fighter Hague dies after boxing KO

[ad_1] Former UFC heavyweight Tim Hague died at the age of 34 on Sunday, following a knockout loss in a boxing match Friday. “It is with incredible sadness, sorrow and heartbreak to report that Tim has passed away today,” his family said in a statement. “He was surrounded by family, listening to his favorite songs. […]

Lewis: Mayweather-McGregor 'ridiculous' to me

[ad_1] 8:01 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 Lennox Lewis has branded Floyd Mayweather’s comeback against MMA fighter Conor McGregor “ridiculous”. McGregor will make his professional boxing debut against Mayweather at […]

Rigondeaux stops Flores in controversial ending

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS — At least junior featherweight titlist Guillermo Rigondeaux wasn’t boring this time, though the final call was questionable. Rigondeaux, 36, retained his world title for the eighth time as he knocked out interim titlist and mandatory challenger Moises Flores, 30, in the first round in the co-feature of the Andre Ward-Sergey Kovalev […]

Holm finishes Correia with epic head kick

[ad_1]  Bethe Correia stepped back and called Holly Holm forward, asking her to engage. The former women’s bantamweight champion obliged and promptly ended the fight, landing a clean “question mark” kick that sent Correia crashing to the canvas and closed out Saturday’s UFC Fight Night event in Singapore in stunning fashion. The first two rounds […]