| Nov 24, 2013
| 7:02 PM
In the last major fight Bob Arum promoted in the Far East, he walked out of a Philippines arena to a burning sun, mourning the destruction Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier delivered to each other in their third bout, the "Thrilla in Manila" in 1975.
| Nov 25, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. -- who would win?
Come on, you knew the question was coming, yet again, after Pacquiao's dominating victory over Brandon Rios on Saturday night to show he was back to form after consecutive losses.
| Dec 11, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Juan Manuel Marquez has instructed his Mexico-based promoter that he plans to fight twice more.
Marquez, 40, is additionally a prominent candidate to be Manny Pacquiao's next opponent, his U.S. promoter, Bob Arum, told The Times on Wednesday.
| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:05 PM
C.J. Ross, the Nevada boxing judge heavily ridiculed for turning in her second suspect scorecard in 15 months by scoring Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s dominant performance Saturday over Saul “Canelo” Alvarez as a draw, has effectively resigned,...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Whither goest the sport of boxing these days?
How about to a country where it was banned in 1959 and not allowed back until 1986? That would be China.
This is promoter Bob Arum's grand plan. He has had many over six decades of promoting the sport, and...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Lucas Matthysse is on the brink of his breakthrough night, riding two dominant knockout victories to his Saturday night world light-welterweight title unification bout against unbeaten Danny Garcia.
The co-main event to Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Saul “...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 5:00 AM
LAS VEGAS — Floyd Mayweather Jr. has four more fights on his contract with Showtime, but in a landscape that saw the popular Saul "Canelo" Alvarez’s elimination as a serious contender Saturday night, who else remains?
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| Sep 15, 2013
| 6:13 PM
LAS VEGAS — The promotion model for Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s remaining four fights has changed after his latest display of brilliance.
From now on, his co-promoter and pay-per-view executive said late Saturday, his fights will be sold as...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Juan Manuel Marquez was subjected to skepticism in December when the newly buffed-up multichampion boxer knocked Manny Pacquiao out stone cold, the first time Pacquaio hit the canvas in the pair’s five fights.
Now, Marquez, in advance of his Oct....
| May 31, 2013
| 2:12 PM
The welterweight title fight between champion Timothy Bradley of Palm Springs and Juan Manuel Marquez of Mexico has been shifted to Oct. 12, to avoid conflict with the Sept. 14 super-welterweight title bout between unbeatens Floyd Mayweather Jr. and...