Shakur Stevenson advanced to the gold-medal round on Saturday because of a walkover and will try to win Olympic glory for the first time since Andre Ward.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is in Rio for the Olympic Games and is interested in signing USA Boxing bantamweight Shakur Stevenson to his promotional company.
Andre Berto likes the matchup with Danny Garcia if it happens in the fall, saying that Garcia has never faced a fighter with his combination of power and speed.
Andre Berto is sponsoring a Haitian Olympian from Brooklyn, Richardson Hitchins, who faces Gary Antuanne Russell, younger brother of Gary Russell Jr. Wednesday.
Marcos Maidana announced his retirement on Tuesday, admitting he no longer had the fire to continue his slugging ways that led to titles in two divisions.
Despite news of Manny Pacquiao’s pending return, Floyd Mayweather Jr. doesn’t appear to have any interest in returning to the ring anytime soon for a rematch.
UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor believes, if he focused solely on boxing, he’d compare to undefeated – and retired – Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Floyd Mayweather Jr., selected the Boxing Writers Assoc. of America’s Fighter of the Year for the third time, accepted his award at the 91st BWAA dinner on Friday.
Richard Schaefer has formed his own promotional company and is eyeing a summer return with projects with Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Al Haymon in the works.
Showtime is suing Top Rank in New York federal court for having to defend itself in a number of class-action lawsuits resulting from Mayweather-Pacquiao.
Canelo Alvarez’s punishing knockout of Amir Khan amassed just under 600,000 pay-per-view buys on HBO, according to an industry source involved with the show.
Richard Schaefer, former CEO of Golden Boy Promotions, said he will return to work in boxing by summer and is eager to work with Floyd Mayweather Jr. again.
Bob Arum believes Manny Pacquiao’s coming win in the Philippines Senate elections means he will never fight again, so no rematch with Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. wants $100 million in order to return to boxing. The retired future hall of famer also talks about his promotional company.
Former welterweight titleholders Victor Ortiz and Andre Berto, both of whom are looking to jump-start their careers, clash on Saturday in a rematch five years in the making.
Errol Spence Jr. has been touted as a future star by many followers of the sport. The talented welterweight proved them all right with a fifth-round dismantling of Chris Algieri.