Veteran sports writer Tim Smith shares his thoughts on Dan Goossen’s sudden passing. Smith recalls the many endearing qualities of the gregarious and charismatic boxing promoter, including Goossen’s love of family and zest for life.
The 2014 NBHOF induction brought old adversaries together again, including Roberto Duran and Sugar Ray Leonard; Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield — peacefully, this time — in a ceremony hosted by actress Rosie Perez. Photos by Ethan Miller/Getty Images.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the details on Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s second consecutive Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame “Fighter of the Year” award.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the official weights for tonight’s edition of “Friday Night Fights,” notable underdog victories and much more.
With his third-round stoppage of Daniel Geale, Gennady Golovkin is quickly becoming a Mike Tyson-like performer where his fans come to the arena expecting him to knock his opponent stiff. Golovkin-Geale attracted 8,500 fans to Madison Square Garden and his team believes his popularity will continue to grow.
Mike Tyson will present former rival Evander Holyfield with the four-time heavyweight champ’s induction trophy for the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame during the Aug. 9 awards ceremony at the New Tropicana in Las Vegas, NBHOF founder Rich Marotta announced on Monday.
Rances Barthelemy clearly outhustled Argenis Mendez in nearly every round of their rematch for the IBF junior lightweight title on Thursday in Miami, earning a unanimous decision win by scores of 115-111 three times.
Erickson Lubin faces Noe Bolanos, a veteran of 35 pro bouts, on Thursday in a Fox Sports 1-televised bout from Miami, Fla. It will be the first scheduled eight-round bout for Lubin, who only has five pro bouts, but the 18-year-old prospect is the favorite. Find out why in New Faces.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings us details on how you can view the upcoming Saul Alvarez-Erislandy Lara bout in movie theaters on July 12 and much more.
The July 10 rematch between IBF junior lightweight titleholder Argenis Mendez and Rances Barthelemy will give Mendez “a second chance to correct a mistake,” according to former undisputed heavyweight titleholder Mike Tyson, who will promote the return bout.
Yudel Jhonson thoroughly dominated Gonzalez en route to a 10-round unanimous decision in the main event of ESPN’s Friday Night Fights, but promoter Mike Tyson was less than thrilled with the in-ring action, or the reaction of the audience.
With Hall of Fame weekend upon us, boxing’s greats aren’t just excited about Saturday night’s middleweight championship bout between Sergio Martinez and Miguel Cotto; they have their opinions on who will emerge victorious.
During a Q&A session in Pennsylvania, old rivals Mike Tyson and Larry Holmes recounted their 1988 heavyweight bout, which ended with Holmes on the canvas in the fourth round.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, George Groves predicts a definitive victory in his rematch with super middleweight titlist Carl Froch on Saturday.
Undefeated junior middleweight and youth advocate Frank Galarza returns to ‘ShoBox’ on Friday to risk his zero against Sebastien Bouchard.