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Miguel Cotto's Underrated Legacy

Miguel Cotto's Underrated Legacy

by Andreas Hale - After sixteen years, world titles in four weight classes and some memorable wars with some of boxing’s best, Miguel Cotto will call it a career on December 2nd when he faces Sadam Al...Read More

Newborn Son, Better Life for Family Inspires Lubin to Beat Charlo

Newborn Son, Better Life for Family Inspires Lubin to Beat Charlo

By Keith Idec - NEW YORK – When it came time for Erickson Lubin and Jermell Charlo to talk Thursday, there was a lot of background noise. Members of their teams argued about who’ll win their fight Sat...Read More

Charlo, Lubin, Hurd: The Young Man's Game

Charlo, Lubin, Hurd: The Young Man's Game

By Cliff Rold - It was easy to lose sight of it in the excitement of an early knockdown and a devastating finish last December. Two men in the flush of their physical prime, still young and hungry and...Read More

Cindy Serrano Aims To Put on a Show in Barclays Debut

Cindy Serrano Aims To Put on a Show in Barclays Debut

By Thomas Gerbasi - As Cindy Serrano approaches her Saturday bout with Edina Kiss, the focus may be less on Serrano’s Barclays Center debut, and more on why the Serrano sisters apparently have it out ...Read More

Chris Eubank Jr. May Ultimately Enhance Father's Legacy

By Corey Erdman - Chris Eubank Jr. may never find his way out of his father’s shadow, but he’s coming as close as you can get to creating a legacy separate from his famous Dad’s. Eubank advanced to th...Read More

Quality Quintet: Hatton, Morales and Winky highlight IBHOF class

Quality Quintet: Hatton, Morales and Winky highlight IBHOF class

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - It’s probably not his fault, but I’m still going to blame Edward Brophy. The executive director of the International Boxing Hall of Fame had zero impact on when my parents met, m...Read More

Staying Positive: Burns, Crolla, Downes and LaMotta

Staying Positive: Burns, Crolla, Downes and LaMotta

By Tris Dixon - Nice guys don’t always finish last, but neither do the bad guys. Anthony Crolla and Ricky Burns shared 12 quality rounds in Manchester on Saturday, in a bout that will be remembered fo...Read More

Is American Boxing Ready For Eddie Hearn?

Is American Boxing Ready For Eddie Hearn?

By Martin Rogers - Okay, so Eddie Hearn is ready for American boxing, that much we know. The outspoken and energetic British promoter has made a serious play aimed at parlaying his success across the ...Read More

The Curse Of Deontay Wilder

The Curse Of Deontay Wilder

By Andreas Hale - Deontay Wilder should be a bigger star than he is. But that’s not entirely his fault. When it comes to what the 6’7” has done inside of a boxing ring, he’s done nothing short of take...Read More

Mares Wants to Fight Frampton Next if Santa Cruz Stalls Again

Mares Wants to Fight Frampton Next if Santa Cruz Stalls Again

By Keith Idec - Abner Mares made himself perfectly clear. As much as he wants an opportunity to avenge one of the two losses on his professional record, there’s only so much longer the WBA world feath...Read More

How Much Time in on Erislandy Lara's Side?

How Much Time in on Erislandy Lara's Side?

By Cliff Rold - In September, it was “SuperFly.” In just a bit more than a week, while there won’t be as catchy a title for the card, we have a similar, and similarly intriguing, single night devoted ...Read More

Trout Very Motivated To Crash Hurd's Planned Coming Out Party

Trout Very Motivated To Crash Hurd's Planned Coming Out Party

By Thomas Gerbasi - Austin Trout didn’t mind being one of the elder statesmen on the dais during the press conference to announce his Oct. 14 bout with Jarrett Hurd at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Amo...Read More

Hallback Hopes Chatter Brings High-Profile Return, Eyes Cyborg

Hallback Hopes Chatter Brings High-Profile Return, Eyes Cyborg

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - It’s been nothing if not a slow burn for Chevelle Hallback. The 40-something Florida native hasn’t been active in a boxing ring for more than a thousand days – or three years, on...Read More

Deontay Wilder, Luis Ortiz and a Heavyweight Drug Issue

Deontay Wilder, Luis Ortiz and a Heavyweight Drug Issue

By Tris Dixon - ONE wonders if, at this rate, there will be any heavyweights left. The list of drug cheats or those who have even posted positive tests is long, and it is growing longer. This week, Lu...Read More

Will Boxing Take a Stand (Or a Knee) on Anthem Protests?

Will Boxing Take a Stand (Or a Knee) on Anthem Protests?

By Martin Rogers - There are many reasons why boxing has all the ingredients to be smack in the middle of the current climate of social protest, otherwise known as the hottest talking point in America...Read More

There Are Other Options, But Canelo-GGG II Must Happen Next

There Are Other Options, But Canelo-GGG II Must Happen Next

By Andreas Hale - There’s no need to waste any time. A rematch between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin needs to be solidified for Cinco De Mayo weekend in Las Vegas. Aside from agreeing on the mon...Read More

Canelo-GGG: Not a Smashing Success on PPV; Not a Bust, Either

Canelo-GGG: Not a Smashing Success on PPV; Not a Bust, Either

By Keith Idec - It took less than two minutes Wednesday for much of the Twitter world to declare Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin, the fight that took nearly two years to happen, a complete commercial ...Read More

Cruiserweight WBSS: Delivering So Far (Fingers Crossed)

Cruiserweight WBSS: Delivering So Far (Fingers Crossed)

By Cliff Rold - Fight fans love tournaments. This being boxing, sometimes they turn out the way they were designed. Sometimes they don’t. Often, the latter is an issue of size and design. The HBO heav...Read More

Erickson Lubin: I'm Ready To Be Great, I Want To Unify 154

Erickson Lubin: I'm Ready To Be Great, I Want To Unify 154

By Thomas Gerbasi - Erickson Lubin is a cool customer, the kind of fighter you won’t catch giving away his intentions with his eyes or demeanor. That alone makes him a tough puzzle to crack. Add in th...Read More

Ward’s Shock Exit Gives Chance To Others To Fill P4P Vacuum

Ward’s Shock Exit Gives Chance To Others To Fill P4P Vacuum

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - For so many years, it was so easy. Love him or loathe him, Floyd Mayweather Jr. laid consensus claim to at least one title for the bulk of his unbeaten, career-defining run betwe...Read More

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