Boxing

BOSTON — Tevin Farmer, with a massive speed and skill advantage, retained his junior lightweight world title for the first time with a one-sided, fifth-round destruction of James Tennyson on the Demetrius Andrade-Walter Kautondokwa undercard Saturday night at TD Garden. Farmer found a home early and often for his left hand, while Tennyson missed many
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BOSTON — Throughout his 10-year professional career, major fights had eluded Demetrius Andrade, until he landed a significant one as the mandatory challenger to middleweight world titleholder Billy Joe Saunders. Andrade was excited for the fight, excited that his new promoter, Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Boxing, had worked out a deal to get Saunders to
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Jason Quigley emerged still undefeated after a grueling 10-round middleweight bout with Freddy Hernandez on Thursday via unanimous decision, perhaps the toughest fight of his professional career. The spirited bout highlighted a Golden Boy on ESPN card at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California. Quigley, 29, of County Donegal, Ireland, boxed from the
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WBO “regular” world titleholder Ryota Murata of Japan faces Rob Brant in a fight that will air live on ESPN+ in the United States at 10:30 p.m. ET on Saturday from the Park Theater at Park MGM in Las Vegas, Nevada. Murata won the title with a TKO victory in the rematch against Hassan N’Dam
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