Boxing

There’s something organic about the way boxing builds upon itself, higher and higher, until it topples over and the cycle begins anew. This is true of every weight class but most acutely felt in the heavyweight division, a realm where everything is magnified due to the size of the participants and the legendary status of
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Feb 26, 2018 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 Kell Brook insists he has no fears about making weight or suffering another eye injury ahead of his super-welterweight debut against Belarus’ Sergey Rabchenko
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0:36 Srisaket Sor Rungvisai defeats Juan Francisco Estrada by majority decision as Sor Ringvisai retains his junior bantamweight world title. A roundup of the past week’s notable boxing results from around the world: Saturday at Inglewood, Calif. Srisaket Sor Rungvisai W12 Juan Francisco Estrada – Full recapRetains world junior bantamweight titleScores: 117-111, 115-113, 114-114Records: Sor
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INGLEWOOD, Calif. — The feel-good story of Srisaket Sor Rungvisai continued as he retained his junior bantamweight world title by majority decision in an intense slugfest with mandatory challenger Juan Francisco Estrada on Saturday night at The Forum. The crowd of 7,827, mostly Mexican fans on hand to support Estrada, booed the decision when the
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Junior welterweight Josh Taylor, one of boxing’s best prospects, had a change of opponents on Saturday. Taylor (11-0, 10 KOs), a 27-year-old southpaw from Scotland, was supposed to face vastly more experienced former two-division world titleholder Humberto Soto on March 3 at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow. However, on Saturday, Cyclone Promotions announced that Soto
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