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Conor McGregor confirms he'll return to boxing, and wants to fight the guy who has been mercilessly trolling him for over 12 months
Conor McGregor has confirmed he plans on returning to the ring for more boxing rules contests.The Irish striker, the biggest name in mixed martial arts, took a break from UFC to challenge the unbeaten boxer Floyd Mayweather in a landmark crossover bout last year.McGregor was easily beaten and stoppe
Conor McGregor praises Katie Taylor as ‘Irish hero’
View this post on InstagramWhat an honour to watch our very own @katie_t86 live tonight in Boston! This lady epitomizes hard work, passion, drive, and laser like focus! A motivating inspiration! Congrats Katie and coach @rosstraining! Promoter Eddie Hearn and manager Brian Peters you both better be
Manny Pacquiao announces new partnership with Al Haymon, Premier Boxing Champions
"We had nothing for him," Arum told , reacting to Pacquiao’s new partnership with Haymon. "He has a big problem fighting in the United States."
Farmer wants Carroll on Canelo-Fielding
After a dominant victory over James Tennyson this past weekend, Tevin Farmer has his sights on another Irishman in IBF #5 Jono Carroll, whom he wants to fight on the undercard of Canelo Alvarez vs. Rocky Fielding.
Dmitry Bivol determined to walk in Oleksandr Usyk’s footsteps
WBA light-heavyweight kingDmitry Bivolhad declared that he wants to be “likeOleksandr Usyk” ahead of his November showdown with former lineal champion Jean Pascal in November.Usyk has a huge November fight of his own, and will travel to Manchester to fightTony Bellewwith all of his world cruiserweig
Boxer Canelo Alvarez just signed the most lucrative contract in sporting history
While Floyd Mayweather has, by virtue of having a boxing record of 50-0, earned himself the right to earn hundreds of millions of dollars for a single fight, most full-time fighters don’t have it so easy. However Canelo Alvarez, the Mexican Middleweight whose modern classic bouts with Ganady Golovki
Belfast boxing 'legend' dies on pilgrimage abroad
“He made world champions,” he added. “People knew him, and not just for boxing. If you had a problem you would have gone to see Paul.
Murata vs Brant results: Rob Brant dominates Ryota Murata, wins decision
The plans of Ryota Murata and Top Rank were laid to waste on Saturday night in Las Vegas, as underdog challenger Rob Brant dominated Murata en route to a decision win, claiming the WBA’s secondary “world” middleweight title, and shutting down the hopes of Murata to face Golovkin in Japan next spring
McGregor hints at boxing comeback after being asked about Mayweather and Malignaggi
Since then, McGregor returned home to the Octagon, only to be beaten once again,this time by Russian lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Arum on Pacquiao signing with Haymon: "I wish him the best of luck"
In this video interview with Fight Hub TV, Top Rank promoter gives his quick thoughts onManny Pacquiao recently signing with Al Haymon, once a bitter rival.
Reaction to Canelo Alvarez' major move - Boxing News
Frank Warren, who streams his British shows on ESPN+ in America, is an interested observer. “HBO has gone, that’s been ruined, their situation was ruined and they’ve done this deal. Where would they [Canelo’s team] have to go? They’d have had to go to Bob Arum [on ESPN] or Showtime and they decided
Gamboa-Beltran card moves from Marlins Park
The scheduled Nov. 10 card featuring the returns of Yuriorkis Gamboa and Juan Manuel Lopez, with the intention to match them against one another later, won’ be taking place at Marlins Park in Miami after all.
DeGale-Eubank Jr. "close" for December
DeGale (24-2-1, 14 KO)vacated his IBF super middleweight title, which he reclaimed in a rematch with Caleb Plant, earlier this year rather than fight interim champ Jose Uzcategui. DeGale admits in that PBC interview that Uzcategui was “high-risk, low-reward” and not a sufficiently lucrative opponent
DAZN trolls Conor McGregor with Twitter jab
Conor McGregor was in the crowd on Saturday in Boston to see, among others, Irish women’s lightweight champion Katie Taylor, a hero in their shared home country and a very popular athlete.DAZN, which streamed the card,took the meeting of the two combat sports stars for a light-hearted jab today on T
Eddie Hearn rips ‘idiot’ Deontay Wilder for demanding 60/40 split to fight Anthony Joshua
Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn got pretty vexed following a long night in Boston where his fighter, Demetrius Andrade, took home the WBO middleweight title.
Mikaela Mayer fights to widen the niche for women in boxing
Building a fan ‘base in boxing is a different animal than in other sports. There is no central league office, with a cadre of press relations persons, helping propel the reputation of the “league” and the athletes who comprise said league into press and rooter prominence.
Andrade: Canelo has to fight me
“I said that if you wanna fight Canelo, you wanna fight the middleweight world champions, you have to be with DAZN. But that’s the truth. You know, if you wanna fight Canelo, you have to be on DAZN. Whether that’s fighting Canelo on DAZN or fighting on DAZN previously. We’ve got an 11-fight deal wit
Malignaggi reveals why Wilder could struggle vs Fury
The Bronze Bomber is the favourite to defend his WBC world heavyweight title in Los Angeles on December 1, but Malignaggi insists there is considerable mystery involving the fight, which could suit Fury.
Whyte: Chisora needs to finalize deal this week
Heavyweight Dillian Whyte is growing frustrated with his prolonged negotiations to stage a rematch with foe Dereck Chisora. Chisora,who recently signed a management deal with David Haye, still hasn’t put a pen to paper, and Whyte says if he doesn’t do so soon he’ll be looking to fight somebody else.
Tevin Farmer toys with James Tennyson, stops him in five
IBF junior lightweight titleholder Tevin Farmer scored a knockout of James Tennyson tonight on DAZN! That’s right, a knockout, in his first title defense! Farmer, who’s known as a smooth operator but not a puncher, promised that we would start seeing some stoppage wins, and he delivered.