Following his controversial draw on Sept. 12, Orlando Salido stopped by the ESPN Deportes studio to speak with Julio Cesar Chavez and the other hosts of “A Los Golpes.”
Leo Santa Cruz’s majority decision win over Abner Mares on Saturday delivered the largest boxing audience on ESPN since February 1998.
A large crowd is expected tonight at Staples Center in LA when Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares square off in a 12-round featherweight bout. The bout airs live on ESPN.
Shane Mosley says Don King’s attempted injunction and the Mares-Santa Cruz fight haven’t hurt ticket sales for his rematch with Ricardo Mayorga on Saturday.
The second edition of PBC on ESPN series, headlined by Danny García-Paulie Malignaggi on Aug. 1, delivered the largest boxing audience on ESPN since 1998.
ESPN announced that it has reached a multi-year agreement to televise Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions series exclusively on the giant basic cable sports network beginning July 11. The new PBC on ESPN deal means the end of the long-running “Friday Night Fights” series, which will have its last show on May 22.
ESPN’s SportsCenter will televise live the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao press conference on Wednesday from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles at 4:30 p.m. ET.
On ESPN and Sirius, Top Rank Promotions CEO Bob Arum recently laid out how Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao became reality. Our own Michael Woods is here with more.
An ESPN card dedicated to late promoter Dan Goossen will air on Dec. 11 and will feature Austin Trout, Antonio Tarver and Marcus Browne.
Former middleweight champ Jermain Taylor scored a unanimous decision over Sam Soliman, who suffered four knockdowns and an injured right knee during their IBF title bout on Wednesday in Biloxi, Mississippi. Taylor won by scores of 116-111, 115-109, and 116-109.
The trainer of Jermain Taylor has responded to a bizarre video in which the former middleweight champ is shown firing a gun and saying “I’ll never lose to another white boy,” presumably in reference to his showdown with IBF beltholder Sam Soliman tonight.
Boxing’s ultimate road warrior Sam Soliman defends his IBF middleweight title against former champ Jermain Taylor on ESPN2 on Wednesday. RingTV.com spoke with the veteran about achieving his goal of winning a world title, his life in Australia and his showdown with Taylor.
In what looks like former undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor’s last, true shot at glory, trainer Pat Burns says his charge is ready to face IBF titlist Sam Soliman on Wednesday night.