Boxing

Junior lightweight world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko, the new No. 1 fighter in the world, pound-for-pound, according to our ESPN panel vote of boxing experts, cemented his status with a surprisingly easy and totally non-competitive sixth-round stoppage of Guillermo Rigondeaux on Saturday night at the sold-out Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York. It was
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Jeff Horn’s rapid ascent to the top of world boxing is just the start of Dean Lonergan’s ambitious plan to revive the sport in Australia. The Duco Events boss is plotting for a fresh crop of fighters to follow the Horn blueprint and go from anonymous domestic battlers to rich international stars. Gary Corcoran attempts
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Dec 14, 2017 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 If Billy Joe Saunders silences David Lemieux’s home fans on Saturday, promoter Frank Warren says he will fight the winner of Gennady Golovkin vs.
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BRISBANE, Australia — Jeff Horn ensured he would ring in the new year as the WBO welterweight champion of the world after defeating Gary Corcoran by technical knockout in front of a packed Convention and Exhibition Centre in Brisbane on Wednesday night. The Australian, who upset Manny Pacquiao in a hugely controversial fight earlier in
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Promoter Tom Loeffler’s “Superfly 2” card continued to come together on Tuesday, with the announcement of the opening bout of the Feb. 24 tripleheader at The Forum in Inglewood, California. Former world titleholder Carlos Cuadras and former two-time title challenger McWilliams Arroyo will square off in the scheduled 10-round opener of a “Boxing After Dark”
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