Alvarez fails to recognise titleholder Saunders

[ad_1] 5:30 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 did not recognise Billy Joe Saunders when the Briton got up and addressed him at a press conference on Monday. […]

Pacquiao-Horn title fight to air live on ESPN

[ad_1] Manny Pacquiao, one of the biggest stars in boxing history, is coming to ESPN. The Filipino legend’s welterweight world title defense against Jeff Horn, along with the rest of the card, will air live on ESPN beginning at 9 p.m. ET on July 1 from Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, after promoter Top Rank […]

Ward stops Kovalev by eighth-round TKO

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS — Whatever doubts there were after Andre Ward was handed a highly controversial unanimous decision and three light heavyweight world title belts following his November showdown against Sergey Kovalev, there were none remaining Saturday night. The pound-for-pound elite fighters met again in a rematch before a crowd of 10,592 at the Mandalay […]

Kovalev's team intends to protest loss to Ward

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS — During a heated postfight news conference in which she was shouted down by Andre Ward supporters, Main Events CEO Kathy Duva, who promotes Sergey Kovalev, said she will file a protest with the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday following Ward’s eighth-round knockout victory Saturday night. “I’m still having a hard […]