Timothy Bradley sat behind a microphone last month unsure of what the future held. He had just lost to Manny Pacquiao for the second time in two years, and it was reasonable to wonder about Bradley’s future in boxing. 1,058 more words
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Terence Crawford’s next fight will be by far his toughest test yet — at least on paper.
The pound-for-pound boxer and junior welterweight champ will meet fellow 140-pound belt holder Viktor Postol on July 23 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Top Rank CEO Bob Arum told USA TODAY Sports on Monday. 567 more words
Vasyl Lomachenko is a special fighter, and he’s out to prove it.
The two-time Olympic gold medalist yearned for a fight with Nicholas Walters, but the power-punching Jamaican priced himself out of the highly anticipated matchup. 561 more words
LAS VEGAS — Most boxing promoters start out small and work their way up, taking years to get to where they’ve gained enough of a reputation to handle the sport’s big stars. 1,665 more words
LAS VEGAS — Even though the furor over Manny Pacquiao’s religion-based anti-gay comments has died down considerably during fight week, Pacquiao’s promoter, Bob Arum, said they have hurt the promotion of his 12-round fight against Timothy Bradley. 351 more words