Tuesday, April 24, 2018  |

Ruben Villa: ‘I’m pretty sure me and Shakur Stevenson will fight again’

12
Apr

Ruben Villa: ‘I’m pretty sure me and Shakur Stevenson will fight again’

Unbeaten featherweight Ruben Villa looks to renew his rivalry with fellow prospect Shakur Stevenson but until then, he’ll face Marlon Olea on Saturday.

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06
Apr

Brian Custer’s greatest stand

The greatest scare in Brian Custer’s life became his greatest challenge, when the Showtime Boxing analyst learned he had prostate cancer in 2013.

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08
Mar

Petr Petrov will make most of a late invitation to fight Ivan Baranchyk

Petr Petrov didn’t hesitate after the call came in earlier this week. When Anthony Yigit, the opponent for undefeated 140-pounder...

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02
Mar

Liam Smith is likely next for Sadam Ali, according to trainer

BROOKLYN, New York – It looks as if the next opponent for WBO junior middleweight titleholder Sadam Ali (26-1, 14 knockouts)...

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15
Feb

Ray Robinson’s will to win echoes his struggle to survive

It comes to him sporadically, when his arms are dead tired from pounding on the heavy bag, when he’s watching...

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15
Feb

A renewed Danny Garcia sees ‘easy’ Thurman rematch beyond Rios

PHILADELPHIA — There was a little something different about the way he looked, the way he hit the punching bag,...

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13
Feb

Daniel Franco’s indomitable spirit, positive attitude earns BWAA Courage Award

Because of his indomitable spirit in the face of his nightmarish ordeal, Daniel Franco was named the winner of the Boxing Writers Association of America’s 2017 Bill Crawford Courage Award.

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02
Feb

Samuel Teah vows to upset ‘porn star’ Love on ShoBox

Samuel Teah will do what he normally does before a fight. He’ll steal away by himself and run his fingers...

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21
Jan

Marcus Browne made quick work of Francy Ntetu, looking for bigger game in 2018

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Marcus Browne has fought a total of 5 minutes, 45 seconds over the last six months. That...

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05
Jan

‘First Lady’ Cecilia Braekhus named first female Fighter of the Year by BWAA

During the times her parents thought she was in her bedroom, 14-year-old Cecilia Braekhus would creep towards her window, silently...

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