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Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury Fight Invigorates Boxing with Controversial Draw Decision
December 4, 2018
Tyson Fury, the 256½-pound Englishman, was laid out on his back panting as Deontay Wilder engaged in a victory dance in the twelfth round of their match at Staples Center on Saturday night. The fight was over by knockout, or so the world thought. As the referee counted, Fury got up. The crowd collectively gasped. ... read more »
Shane Mosley Jr. Loses to Brandon Adams in “The Contender” Season Finale
November 21, 2018
The boxing competition series “The Contender” concluded its fifth season with a live boxing Championship match at the Forum in Inglewood. ... read more »
Brian Custer Knows How to Knockout Prostate Cancer
July 4, 2018
Custer uses his experiences to bring awareness of prostate cancer and how to prevent it. He has partnered up with the Prostate Cancer Foundation to share his story. ... read more »
Decorated Boxing Referees File Claim Against California State Athletic Commission 
June 21, 2018
Minority boxing officials are filing a civil rights claim against the State Boxing Commission alleging that they are conducting discriminatory practices. Three Hall of Fame officials came forward to explain how the Commission did not assign as many championship fights to them compared to their White counterparts. ... read more »
Success On “The Way”… Ask Dr. Jeanette: Black Jack Johnson Free At Last!!!!
June 6, 2018
After a lifetime of boxing the world, “the Galveston Giant, John Arthur Johnson was posthumously pardoned 105 years after ... read more »
Trump pardons late boxer Jack Johnson a century later
May 31, 2018
President Donald Trump has granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion, clearing Jack Johnson's name more than 100 years after what many see as his racially charged conviction. ... read more »
Pro Boxer Ronald Mixon Aims to Redeem Himself in Boxing Match
September 28, 2017
On Friday, September 29, Mixon will fight Adrian Taylor in Dallas, Texas. The bout will be televised on beIN Sports. ... read more »
Bernard Hopkins Takes on Joe Smith in his Final Fight
December 17, 2016
Hopkins has many achievements, which include only having seven losses and never being knocked out. ... read more »
Muhammad Ali ‘The Greatest of All-Time’ dies at 74
June 3, 2016
Legendary boxer Muhammad Ali, arguably the greatest boxer of all-time, died Friday in Phoenix, Arizona at age 74. Bob Gunnell, a spokesperson for the family said Ali had be hospitalized since Thursday dealing with respiratory issues. ... read more »
Exclusive: Sugar Ray Leonard Reflects on “No Más” 35 Years Later
November 18, 2015
Sugar Ray Leonard had no doubt that he’d defeat Roberto Duran when the two warriors squared off in a rematch of their epic first welterweight title bout that ended in a split decision victory for the Panamanian known as “The Hands of Stone.” What Leonard, ... read more »
Andre Ward beats Paul Smith in long-awaited return to ring
June 24, 2015
    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — As soon as Andre Ward found his stride following his lengthy layoff, the fight quickly came to an end. Ward made a triumphant return to the ring and delighted his home crowd when he stopped England’s Paul Smith in the ninth round Saturday night in a nontitle fight. ... read more »
Maidana’s Camp Comes Out Swinging
July 18, 2014
Photo By: Tray Waller Final Presser Reveals More Barbs Against TMT For anyone who has ever seen Marcos Maidana fight you know that he is wild and fights with a reckless abandon.   ... read more »
BRADLEY-PACQUIAO: Trainer Let Words Fly
March 20, 2014
HARD WORK: Tim Bradley is already in shape for Manny Pacquiao for their rematch on April 12 at the MGM Grand, and his trainer Joel Diaz says his fighter will have to be knocked out to lose.  ... read more »
There is No Denying Bradley Although Marquez is Crying
October 17, 2013
CLEARLY UNDENIABLE: WBO welterweight champion Tim Bradley exalts in victory with his father and co-trainer (Tim Bradley Sr., right) pointing skyward. Bradley outpointed Juan Marquez last Saturday at the Thomas and Mack center in Las Vegas to retain his crown and remain undefeated at 31-0.      ... read more »
No Concern for Canelo as ‘Money Talks’
September 5, 2013
Earning his money: Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather during his final tune up at Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas. Mayweather will take on undefeated young redhead Mexican star Canelo Alvarez at the MGM Grand Gardena Arena Sept. ... read more »
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