The opponent for former unified heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury’s ring return on June 9 was revealed on Sunday. Promoter Frank Warren announced that Fury’s highly anticipated comeback will come against Sefer Seferi in a scheduled 10-round bout that will take place at the Manchester
TORONTO — Adonis Stevenson retained his WBC light heavyweight title Saturday night after a majority draw with Badou Jack. Two judges scored it 114-114, and the third gave Jack a 115-113 edge. It was a grueling, riveting fight, with both men enjoying stretches of success.
7:35 PM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Josh Warrington rose to the occasion on Saturday with an inspired performance to upset
OXON HILL, Md. — Halley’s Comet is visible from Earth approximately every 74 to 79 years and next expected to appear sometime in 2061. Gary Russell Jr.’s ring appearances aren’t that rare but it sure feels that way. Russell, the immensely talented featherweight world titleholder,
In a bristling lightweight bout Thursday, “Ruthless” Romero Duno and Gilberto “Flaco” Gonzalez traded punches for 10 action-packed rounds in a bout that seemed closer than the scores in Duno’s favor would suggest. All three judges scored the bout for Duno, 98-92, 97-93 and 97-93.
SYDNEY — Former junior middleweight world title boxing contender Troy Waters has died following a long battle with leukemia, his family said Friday. He was 53. One of three boxing brothers — the others were Guy and Dean, who each won national titles and fought
Legendary boxing promoter Bob Arum said he believes Jeff Horn will become the “big superstar of the welterweight division” should he emerge victorious over Terence Crawford in next month’s title fight. The Queenslander, who famously scored a stunning unanimous points decision over Manny Pacquiao in
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Former two-time lightweight world title challenger Mercito Gesta and up-and-comer Roberto Manzanarez will square off in the 10-round main event of the Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN card on June 15, Golden Boy Promotions announced Thursday. The card will take place at the Fantasy Springs
May 15, 2018 Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Josh Warrington intends to stay cool like Anthony Joshua and calmly walk to the