| Nov 23, 2013
| 10:24 PM
In a match that many looked as either the beginning of a comeback tour or the end of his boxing career, Manny Pacquiao reached back for some of his old glory to earn a 12-round unanimous decision over Brandon Rios Saturday in Macau, China.
There was a...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 9:39 PM
Manny Pacquiao put himself back in the big-time boxing picture with a strong decision over opponent Brandon Rios.
The judges were unanimous in the dominance Pacquiao showed, although in disagreement by a small amount. One judge had him pitching a...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 8:55 AM
LAS VEGAS — Fight judges retained by the Nevada State Athletic Commission have struggled in the last 18 months.
Two gave Timothy Bradley a highly controversial split-decision victory over Manny Pacquiao last year; one of those also scored Floyd...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Edwin Rodriguez hoped to alter the boxing world's lofty pound-for-pound rankings for Andre Ward and deprive the Oakland fighter of his world super-middleweight belt in the process.
But Rodriguez couldn't make the required 168-pound limit Friday, so...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 5:37 PM
In a sport dominated not only by who wins but by who makes the most noise, Andre Ward needs to bring some sound and fury into the boxing ring Saturday night.
Winning is not a problem for the 168-pounder from Oakland. He is 26-0.
Getting attention is...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:56 PM
In September, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez generated the richest fight of all time.
Their likely next opponents took turns making the news in the last 24 hours.
Miguel Cotto was offered “in excess of $10 million&...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:15 PM
On the heels of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez announcing he intends to fight three times in 2014, his promoter Tuesday began to initiate talks to arrange the first bout.
Golden Boy Promotions Chief Executive Richard Schaefer said he has scheduled...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Manny Pacquiao provided an update from his Philippines-based training camp Thursday as he prepares for his Nov. 23 welterweight bout in Macao, China, against Oxnard’s Brandon Rios.
Pacquiao’s most relevant words came as he closed the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Cain Velasquez met with Mexican boxing star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez last month before Alvarez lost a decision to Floyd Mayweather Jr.
With charisma and looks that brought a strong female audience to supplement his popular brawling nature among...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:01 PM
The open wounds stopping fighters from rival promoters Top Rank and Golden Boy from squaring off are showing no signs of healing, making Timothy Bradley’s quest to land a Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight difficult.
“I’ve tried to reach out...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Victor Ortiz, with his broken jaw and “Dancing With the Stars” appearance behind him, is finalizing a deal to return to the ring Dec. 14 in a world junior-middleweight title fight vs. Chicago’s champion Carlos Molina.