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WBA Prez Gilberto Mendoza Tests Positive For COVID-19

The coronavirus has once again struck the boxing community. Gilberto Jesus Mendoza, president of the World Boxing Association (WBA) is the latest to have contracted the infectious virus. The longtime ...

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Daily Bread Mailbag: Spence-Garcia, Charlos, Pacquiao, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards tackling topics such as Errol Spence vs. Danny Garcia, the pay-per-view fights featuring the Charlo brothers, Manny Pacquiao, and more....

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Wilbert "Skeeter" McClure Dies At Age 81

The sad news made its way through the boxing community today. Wilbert "Skeeter" McClure has died at age 81. McClure won a gold medal for the United States in the light-middleweight division at the 196...

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Interim Title Fights Saturday Night Egregious Examples Of WBA's Sanctioning Scam

Interim Title Fights Saturday Night Egregious Examples Of WBA's Sanctioning Scam

By Keith Idec - The two interim title fights the WBA has approved for Saturday night in Los Angeles are two of the more egregious examples of the unscrupulous organization’s never-ending need to scam ...

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WADA To Shorten Punishments For Recreational Drug Offenses

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is making some changes, where they won't issue long suspensions for athletes testing positive for recreational drugs out of competition. Instead of being banned for...

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Thompson Boxing’s GM Reflects on '3.2.1. Boxing' Event

The debut of the ’3.2.1 Boxing’ stream put forth by Thompson Boxing Promotions on July 26 did not start off well. In fact, the card almost did not happen at all. The Southern California-based company ...

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Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. Reflects on His Decline, What Led To His First Loss

In an interview with Christian Martinoli and Luis García, the man that many regard as the greatest Mexican fighter in history, Julio César Chávez Sr., discussed what eventually led to his decline in t...

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Daily Bread Mailbag: Pacquiao, Davis-Santa Cruz, Joe Joyce, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards tackling various topics such as Manny Pacquiao having catch-weight bouts, the clash between Gervonta Davis and Leo Santa Cruz, heavyweig...

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Boxing Dishonored: The Backstory on Estrada vs. Adkins

Boxing Dishonored: The Backstory on Estrada vs. Adkins

By Thomas Hauser - Seniesa Estrada squared off against Miranda Adkins in the third fight of the evening on DAZN's July 24 return to boxing. Estrada, age 28, has a 19-0 (8 KOs) ring record and is the W...

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Steve Weisfeld: Judging Without a Crowd, It’s a Non-Factor

It is one of boxing’s most recognizable sights: the man in the suit peering over and under the ropes, craning sideways and forward, trying to observe the action in the ring as his hands rest on the ap...

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Boxers Arrive, Get Tested at Matchroom Fight Camp

Photos Matchroom Fight Camp - Sam Eggington vs Ted Cheeseman kicks off the first fight camp this weekend in the grounds of Matchroom Headquarters in Essex with four other fights on the undercard featu...

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MTK Fight Nights Moved To Aug. 12, Aug. 26 and Sept. 2

The upcoming trio of stacked MTK Fight Night events will each take place 24 hours later - after the shows were moved to Wednesday evenings. The new dates for the upcoming behind-closed-doors shows at ...

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Claressa Shields: For Women, More Exposure in UFC Than In Boxing

Claressa Shield can’t help but think that the grass is greener on the other side. The two-time Olympic gold medalist and three-division titlist is one of boxing’s standout talents and the current post...

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Yvon Michel: Quebec Health Officials Are Acting in Bad Faith

Yvon Michel is mad as hell. The question is if he’s going to keep taking it. The Montreal-based promoter continues to rail against what he believes to be a highly unjust piece of regulation by the Que...

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Review: Sporting Blood Punches With Something For Everyone

Some stories in boxing, no matter how fresh their spin, feel told at this point. They’ve been hit from every angle, rinsed, repeated, and retold again. Of course, a tale can only feel told to those wh...

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Willie Savannah, Houston Boxing Legend, Dies at Age 85

Willie Savannah, a stalwart of the Houston boxing scene as a gym owner, trainer and manager, who discovered Juan Diaz and led him to the unified lightweight world title, died on Sunday. He was 85....

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Daily Bread Mailbag: Spence-Porter, Davis-Redkach, Naazim, More

The Daily Bread Mailbag returns with Stephen "Breadman" Edwards tackling topics such as Errol Spence vs. Shawn Porter, Gervonta Davis vs. Ivan Redkach sparring incident, orthodox vs. southpaw, Naazim ...

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CSAC Emergency Regulations Allow Boxing Return In California, Beginning With July 24 DAZN Show

It’s not quite yet business as usual in the state of California, but still far enough advanced for boxing to enjoy a triumphant return. Concerns over events once again being canceled due to the ongoin...

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Estephan Not Pleased as Public Health Director Rejects Plan To Stage Event

According to The Montreal Journal, the National Director of Public Health, Horacio Arruda, continues to maintain the hard line with professional boxing. At the end of the day Friday, he rejected a pla...

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Lou DiBella Fears For Company's Survival as Pandemic Plays Out

Lou DiBella is doing what he can to shore up his promotional company as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to throttle businesses small and large worldwide. But there are limits to his efforts, and the l...

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