Boxing

NEW YORK — The brilliant lightweight world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko is widely considered the pound-for-pound best boxer in the world despite having just 12 professional fights. He is aiming to add another significant accomplishment to his resume to embellish his argument. Lomachenko won world titles in three weight classes — featherweight, junior lightweight and lightweight
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Former light heavyweight world champion Adonis Stevenson underwent emergency brain surgery following his knockout loss Saturday night and remains in a medically induced coma, his doctor confirmed Wednesday. “Mr. Stevenson underwent surgery on the night of Saturday to Sunday and has since been admitted to the intensive care unit,” Dr. Alexis Turgeon, an intensive care
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The International Boxing Hall of Fame will make room for a Cobra, a Hawk and a Buddy this summer. Former welterweight and junior middleweight world champion Donald Curry, known as “The Lone Star Cobra,” Julian “The Hawk” Jackson, who won world titles at junior middleweight and middleweight, and James “Buddy” McGirt, who won world titles
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Former unified middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin, the premier boxing broadcast free agent, met for four hours on Tuesday with DAZN executive chairman John Skipper and Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn in Los Angeles, where Golovkin fielded the “best offer” for a contract with the subscription sports streaming service and the promoter, a source with knowledge
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