Flanagan injured; bout vs. Verdejo postponed

[ad_1] Promoter Frank Warren informed Top Rank on Monday that lightweight world titleholder Terry Flanagan has suffered a leg injury, forcing his mandatory title defense against Felix Verdejo to be postponed, Top Rank vice president Carl Moretti told ESPN. Although the bout had not yet been formally announced, Flanagan-Verdejo was scheduled to take place on […]

Saunders to defend belt vs. Monroe in London

[ad_1] Middleweight world titleholder Billy Joe Saunders will make his second defense against Willie Monroe Jr., promoter Frank Warren announced at a news conference on Monday in London. Saunders and Monroe will square off Sept. 16 at the Copper Box Arena in London. The fight will take place just hours before the mega middleweight world […]

McGregor: I beat Floyd in trash-talk battle

[ad_1] Jul 15, 2017 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 LONDON — Conor McGregor insisted that he won the four-round trash-talking battle with Floyd Mayweather after enjoying a raucous 29th birthday party at […]

Fight Night Glasgow final results

[ad_1] Who were the winners at Fight Night Glasgow? Click below to get the results for all the fights at The SSE Hydro in Scotland on Sunday, July 16, 2017.   LIGHTS! OUT! Santiago Ponzinibbio gets the biggest win of his career with a HUGE KO over Gunnar Nelson! #UFCGlasgow https://t.co/FTyjGX5j2z — FOX […]

Calvillo, Felder and Rountree Jr Highlights Of Main Card Action

[ad_1] CALVILLO vs. CALDERWOOD Two spinning-back fists at THE SAME TIME!!! @Cyn_Calvillo @DrKneevil#UFCGlasgow pic.twitter.com/BLehfZwHfg — UFC (@ufc) July 16, 2017 Rising strawweight star Cynthia Calvillo made it three for three in the Octagon for 2017, and she had to travel to The SSE Hydro in Glasgow to do it, beating hometown favorite Joanne […]

Pantoja, Roberts Impress In Glasgow Prelims

[ad_1] ROBERTS vs. NASH Liverpool welterweight Danny Roberts nabbed his third Octagon victory at The SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland on Sunday, stopping Detroit’s Bobby Nash in the second round of their UFC Fight Night bout. Roberts’ striking was on target in the first round, but Nash was right behind him thanks to some hard […]

Ponzinibbio Stuns Nelson In 82 Seconds In Glasgow Main Event

[ad_1] PONZINIBBIO vs. NELSON In the biggest fight of his pro career, Argentina’s Santiago Ponzinibbio came up huge, knocking out Gunnar Nelson in the first round of the main event of the UFC’s return to The SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland on Sunday. “I am the best striker in this division,” Ponzinibbio. “I am the […]

McGregor: If Floyd feels disrespect, he's an idiot

[ad_1] Jul 15, 2017 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 LONDON — Conor McGregor defended himself against accusations that he made racist remarks earlier in the media tour to promote his fight with […]

Eubank dominates Abraham, earns spot in World Boxing Super Series

[ad_1] Jul 15, 2017 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 Chris Eubank Jr. progressed to the World Boxing Super Series elimination tournament after cruising to a unanimous points decision against an accommodating Arthur […]