Ricky Burns is targeting a third world title triumph when he takes on Michele Di Rocco Ricky Burns says he is expecting a “hard night’s work” when he takes on Michele Di Rocco at the SSE Hydro Arena in Glasgow on May 28. However, the Scot says he is... Read more
By Bill Dwyre Boxing writers tend to look toward the event they are covering differently than you might think. Lousy fight?  That’s O.K., as long as the people fighting, or the people promoting, or the people training, are good talkers.  Great reading does not come from bland descriptions of... Read more
By Carlos Boogs Vyron Phillips found out the hard way what’s like to get in the ring with former four division world champi Read more
Luke Campbell was beaten by Yvan Mendy last time out Luke Campbell is planning to put on a show against Gary Sykes and regain the respect he feels he has lost. The Olympic gold medallist is chief support to Kell Brook’s latest IBF world title defence against Kevin Bizier,... Read more
 LONDON – British middleweight champion Nick ‘Bang Bang’ Blackwell has paid tribute to the skills of former British, Commonwealth and European super-middleweight champion ‘Saint’ George Groves following a number of sparring sessions in his company and says he’s now more confident than ever of defeating his next opponent, Chris Eubank... Read more
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – As a boxer and humanitarian, Muhammad Ali stood out. So does the bright pink home in Kentucky where he shadowboxed and played pranks on his brother. The small frame residence where the former heavyweight boxing champ grew up will soon open to fans, allowing a glimpse into... Read more
Floyd Mayweather (instagram.com/floydmayweather) Floyd Mayweather Jr admits he is happily retired and still earns at least $1million a month. The former pound-for-pound king retired beating Andre Berto in September, ending his glittering career undefeated at 49-0. Read more
Gennady Golovkin has laughed off Billy Joe Saunders calling him out, claiming he wants to fight Saul Alvarez next. The middleweight king puts his WBA Super and IBF titles on the line when he takes on unbeaten Dominic Wade (18-0-KO12) on April 23. Saunders (23-0-KO12), WBO world champion, has... Read more
Jessie Vargas has challenged Miguel Cotto New WBO world welterweight champion Jessie Vargas wants Miguel Cotto to step back down in weight to challenge him. Four-weight world champion Cotto (40-5-KO33) failed in his bid to regain the WBC world middleweight title when he was outpointed by Saul Alvarez in... Read more
Andre Ward steps up to light-heavyweight for the first time Sullivan Barrera will prove “too good” for Andre Ward when the pair clash, according to the Cuban’s trainer Abel Sanchez. The unbeaten Barrera (17-0-KO12) travels to Ward’s hometown of Oakland on Saturday as the American makes his official light-heavyweight... Read more