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HBO Sports Head: We Want To Match The Best Fights Possible

It almost did not happen. Boxing fans were going to be left out from watching the rematch between Jesus Soto-Karass and Yoshihiro Kamegai, one of the most anticipated fights of 2016....Read More

HBO Sports Head: Chocolatito Has Gotta Perform With Cuadras

On September 10th - in what will be a day-night doubleheader on HBO - Roman Gonzalez will be making his first headlining appearance on the network. After serving as the opening act for Gennady Golovki...Read More

HBO Sports Hopeful of 3 Fights for Golovkin, Canelo in 2016

On September 10th Gennady Golovkin defends his IBO/IBF/WBC/WBA middleweight titles against Kell Brook from the O2 Arena in London on HBO. ...Read More

Sergey Kovalev Prepared For Homecoming Versus Chilemba

The hardest part of most of Sergey Kovalev’s career has been the ability to get a willing opponent to share ring space. It’s become more commonplace during his ascension to the top of the light heavyw...Read More

Isaac Chilemba Set To Conquer Latest Career Obstacle In Kovalev

Isaac Chilemba he was facing a significant uphill battle the moment he signed on to face unbeaten, unified light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev in the latter’s native Russia homeland. That he g...Read More

Canelo Back on 'Regular' HBO? - Door is Open For December

Boxing fans won’t get to see Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez any time soon in the one middleweight fight that most in the industry craved to witness, but can at least expect to see more of him in 2016....Read More

Terence Crawford Special Debuts on HBO, July 9th

HBO Sports, widely acclaimed for its innovative boxing programming, takes an in-depth look at one of the sport’s most talented competitors when TERENCE CRAWFORD: MY FIGHT debuts SATURDAY, JULY 9 (12:1...Read More

HBO, Showtime Struggle In Ratings For Dueling June 11 Telecasts

As was the case on this very weekend one year ago, HBO and Showtime both struggled in the ratings department following dueling network boxing telecasts this past Saturday. ...Read More

HBO's Lederman Says TV Viewpoint Isn't The Best For Judging

HBO's Lederman Says TV Viewpoint Isn't The Best For Judging

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - It’s perpetual grist for the 140-character mill. Regardless of the fighters involved, the titles up for grabs or the networks doing the broadcasts, a near certainty about a Satur...Read More

Arum: HBO Must Find Money For Lomachenko, Or It's Off To PPV

NEW YORK – Bob Arum hopes Vasyl Lomachenko’s next fight is broadcast by HBO. The premium cable network has invested in televising the uniquely talented southpaw’s fights throughout his 2½-year pro car...Read More

HBO Sports Head is Excited About Possibilities at 130-Pounds

This weekend at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, two-time Olympic gold medal winner Vasyl Lomachenko moves up to junior lightweight to face WBO titlist Rocky Martinez....Read More

HBO Sports Head Nelson Still Feeling Buzz of Vargas-Salido

It's been several days since WBC super featherweight belt-holder Francisco Vargas and Orlando Salido waged their insta-classic at the StubHub Center in Carson, California on HBO. After twelve hard-fou...Read More

Kovalev-Chilemba TV Information Revealed By HBO

HBO Sports returns to Russia for the first time since 2013 to present world light heavyweight champ Sergey Kovalev’s title defense against challenger Isaac Chilemba when the fight is presented in the ...Read More

HBO Reacts To The Passing of Muhammad Ali

More than 60 years ago, a bicycle thief in Louisville, Kentucky, unknowingly set in motion one of the most amazing sports careers in history. An angry 12-year-old Cassius Clay went to a policeman on t...Read More

Orlando Salido Ready To Go To War With Francisco Vargas

Orlando Salido Ready To Go To War With Francisco Vargas

By Jake Donovan - Every time he steps into the ring Orlando Salido remains living proof that boxers are rewarded for the risks they take rather than for the pristine records they seek to protect. The ...Read More

HBO Plans European Vacation - Fury-Klitschko, Kovalev-Chilemba

Monday Night… Boxing. It doesn’t exactly have the makings of a long-running series (at least not on stateside TV), but the brass at HBO are prepared to experiment for a one-time offering if it means b...Read More

Raging Babe Brunch Returns June 11 In New York City

NEW YORK - May 11, 2016 - The Raging Babe Brunch continues to forge connections between women of diverse backgrounds, companies and areas of expertise, all sharing in common their connections to the S...Read More

Weights From Las Vegas: Alvarez 155, Khan 155

To date, Frankie Gomez' toughest opponent has been himself, whether troubles at the scales or with making weight. The unbeaten welterweight conquered at least one demon, coming in at the 146-pound cat...Read More

Martinez-Lomachenko Formally Announced For June 11 In NYC

NEW YORK (April 28, 2016) -- You better believe Saturday night's alright for fighting, especially in New York on Puerto Rican Day Parade weekend! Three-time world champion ROMAN "Rocky" MARTINEZ a...Read More

Golovkin-Wade Registers As Most-Watched Cable TV Fight of 2016

In what has become a recurring theme in his continuing rise in popularity, Gennady Golovkin was once again a knockout in the ring, at the box office and in the ratings. The unbeaten, unified middle...Read More