Junior lightweights Machado, Morales to fight

[ad_1] Junior lightweights Alberto Machado and Carlos Morales will square off in the 10-round main event of the Aug. 18 edition of “Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN,” Golden Boy Promotions announced Tuesday. The fight will take place Complejo Ferial de Puerto Rico in Ponce, Puerto Rico, where Golden Boy will co-promote the card with Miguel […]

Full coverage: Manny Pacquiao-Jeff Horn

[ad_1] Manny Pacquiao will defend his welterweight title against Jeff Horn on Saturday at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia (ESPN, 9 p.m. ET). Pacquiao (59-6-2, 38 KOs) has won two fights in a row since losing a one-sided affair to Floyd Mayweather in 2015 — both clear decisions victories in 2016 against Timothy Bradley […]

UFC Fight Night: Chiesa vs. Lee Fantasy Rewind

[ad_1] There was a lot of bad blood simmering in the main event between Kevin Lee and Michael Chiesa after a heated press conference run-in last month ended with the two lightweights nearly throwing down on stage rather than waiting to meet in the Octagon. Lee and Chiesa wasted no time engaging in battle on […]

The Scorecard: Who were the big winners in OKC?

[ad_1] Sunday’s UFC OKC event is in the books, and now that the dust has settled in Oklahoma City, it’s time to go to the scorecard to see who the big winners were at Chesapeake Energy Arena. 1 – Kevin LeeSure, a lot of the talk about Kevin Lee’s main event victory over Michael Chiesa […]

UFC 215 Announcement

[ad_1] UFC announced Monday that UFC 215 will take place on September 9 at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.The event marks the promotion’s first visit to Edmonton. An originally planned August Pay-Per-View event has been removed from the schedule.Stay tuned to ufc.com for fight card announcements and ticket on-sale dates. Read the Full Article […]

Watch Big3 basketball tonight on FS1

[ad_1]   Since being announced earlier this year, the debut of Ice Cube’s new Big3 basketball league has been one of the most anticipated events of the summer. Superstars like Allen Iverson, Kenyon Martin and Jason Williams return to the hard court tonight on FS1 at 8pm ET. The BIG3 is the American 3-on-3 professional […]

Baker’s Dozen – Most Memorable Las Vegas Moments

[ad_1] Next week, the eyes of the mixed martial arts universe will be on Las Vegas, as UFC International Fight Week takes over the Fight Capital of the World for several days, celebrating the sport and culminating in The Ultimate Fighter Finale on July 7 and UFC 213 on July 8. To get ready for […]

Trainer: With win, Pacquiao eyes Floyd again

[ad_1] BRISBANE, Australia — Freddie Roach is ready to narrow down Manny Pacquiao’s options following the WBO welterweight championship fight against Jeff Horn: Think about another shot at Floyd Mayweather, or think about retirement. The 11-time world champion is putting his WBO belt on the line Sunday against the 29-year-old Australian, a school teacher who […]

Fury picks McGregor but Pacquiao says no way

[ad_1] Seemingly everyone has an opinion about who will emerge as the victor in the Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather superfight. And two of boxing’s biggest names are on opposite sides of the debate. Undefeated heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury predicted McGregor will make quick work of Mayweather, while Manny Pacquiao said Mayweather’s defense gives him the edge. […]

NSAC overturns Rigondeaux-Flores result

[ad_1] The Nevada State Athletic Commission voted 4-0, as expected, to overturn the result of the Guillermo Rigondeaux-Moises Flores junior featherweight world title fight from a first-round knockout win for Rigondeaux to a no-decision at its meeting Monday in Las Vegas. Rigondeaux, the reigning titleholder, and Flores, the interim titlist and mandatory challenger, met June […]