Canelo Alvarez was fortunate to emerge victorious and Erislandy Lara was frustrated by a controversial decision but both took a step forward.
Canelo Alvarez defeated Erislandy Lara by a split decision Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Abner Mares survived a cut over his left eye to outpoint Jonathan Oquendo in a 10-round featherweight fight on the Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy card Saturday in Las Vegas.
Mauricio Herrera defeated Johan Perez by a majority decision in a 12-round junior welterweight fight on the Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy Lara card Saturday in Las Vegas.
RingTV.com Editor Doug Fischer breaks down Saturday’s Canelo Alvarez-Erislandy Lara fight in 20 key categories and predicts a winner.
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Canelo Alvarez must beat Erislandy Lara convincingly or his brand will suffer. And that might not be easy.
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Lightweight titleholder Terence Crawford’s sensational knockout of Yuriorkis Gamboa on Saturday night was a breakthrough victory.
That’s Canelo’s “serious face” on THE RING Magazine’s cover — and it better be. The August 2014 edition delves into what’s at stake for Alvarez as he goes into his battle with the very dangerous Erislandy Lara on July 12. In two words: his future.
Vasyl Lomachnko proved he is the better young prodigy by outpointing Gary Russell Jr. to win the vacant WBO featherwieght title Saturday in Carson, Calif.
Robert Guerrero got back in the win column with a unanimous 12-round decision over Japanese slugger Yoshihiro Kamegai on Saturday in Carson, Calif., but it was a hard-earned victory as both welterweights dished out tremendous punishment in a back-and-forth brawl.
Vasyl Lomachenko defeated Gary Russell Jr. by a majority decision to win the vacant WBO featherweight title Saturday at the StubHub Center.
Devon Alexander outboxed, outworked and outslugged a game Jesus Soto Karass to win a one-sided unanimous decision in a 10-round junior middleweight fight Saturday at the StubHub Center.
Chris Algieri took an unusual path to the WBO junior welterweight title, which he took from Ruslan Provodnikov on Saturday.
Oscar De La Hoya, who will be inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame on Sunday, has renewed purpose and energy as he starts a new chapter in his life and career.