Thursday, June 21, 2018  |

Boxing

21
Jun

Vergil Ortiz Jr. is prepared to go the distance vs. Salgado in first headliner

Vergil Ortiz Jr., one of the brightest prospects fighting under the Golden Boy banner, headlines his first fight card on...

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20
Jun

Adonis Stevenson-Oleksandr Gvozdyk 175-pound title fight ordered by WBC

Adonis Stevenson and Oleksandr Gvozdyk are primed to meet in a light heavyweight title fight.

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20
Jun

Best I Faced: Eder Jofre

Our latest installment of ‘Best I Faced’ celebrates the professional career of two-division champion Eder Jofre.

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20
Jun

Mikkel LesPierre eager to graduate from New York club circuit to big fights

On Thursday night, undefeated junior welterweight Mikkel LesPierre will headline a ‘Broadway Boxing’ show, in hopes of raising his professional profile.

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20
Jun

Superfly 3 planned for Sept. 8 in L.A.; HBO show won’t include Srisaket Sor Rungvisai

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai starred in the first two installments of Superfly on HBO, but he won’t be around for the third. Here’s who might be.

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20
Jun

Josh Taylor: ‘I can take Viktor Postol out with my speed and timing’

The acid test arrives for Josh Taylor, but the talented Scotsman is very confident that he will take care of business once again.

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20
Jun

The Travelin’ Man goes to Frisco, Texas: Part two

In Part Two of his latest ‘Travelin’ Man’ journal. Lee Groves counts punches for a relatively brief Showtime telecast – and gets a delightful sign from beyond.

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19
Jun

The Travelin’ Man goes to Frisco, Texas: Part one

In Part One of his latest ‘Travelin’ Man’ journal. our own Lee Groves makes his way to Frisco, Texas, to count punches for a Showtime tripleheader.

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19
Jun

John Riel Casimero, now a free agent, targets July ring return in Mexico

John Riel Casimero, a former two-time world titleholder, will resume his career after a disappointing setback last year. A tuneup fight...

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19
Jun

Larry Holmes: ‘After Ken Norton my 20 title defenses were playground stuff’

The great former champion looks back on the toughest fight of his career which also happens to be one of the finest heavyweight showdowns of all time.

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