WBC welterweight titleholder Floyd Mayweather Jr. will earn an all-time record purse of $32 million for Saturday night’s clash with WBA junior middleweight beltholder Miguel Cotto.
The death of boxing historian Bert Sugar leaves a hole in the heart of the sport, say his colleagues and admirers.
Seth Mitchell’s knockout of Timur Ibragimov sheds light on the American heavyweight’s plight against foreign dominance. Click here for a video interview with the unbeaten prospect.
Hasim Rahman: “This is it. This is everything. I feel like this is my last shot. But I’m ready. I’m ready to win the title for the third time.”
Evander Holyfield could get a shot at his fifth title opposite Alexander Povetkin this December in Switzerland.
Floyd Mayweather Jr.: “I’m going to finish you off.” Victor Ortiz: “I’m going to put you on your (butt).”
Of his choice to stand toe-to-toe with Jan Zaveck, Andre Berto said, ‘I wanted to come back and put on an exciting performance for the fans.’