Month: July 2021

Posted on 07/31/2021 By: Hans Themistode There’s been a large influx of mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters leaving the steel cage and entering the boxing ring. Former UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) middleweight champion Anderson Silva recently outpointed former middleweight belt holder, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. In the next few weeks, former long-reigning UFC welterweight titlist
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Posted on 07/30/2021 By: Hector Franco The potential showdown for the undisputed super middleweight championship between IBF 168-pound titleholder Caleb Plant (21-0, 12 KOs) and Ring Magazine/WBA/WBC and WBO super middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (56-1-2, 38 KOs) looks to be dead in the water as of now.  Plant, who was looking to participate in
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4:57 PM ET Crystina Poncher and Mikaela Mayer will make history in August — while standing outside the ring instead of inside it. When Mayer and Poncher call the international broadcast of the Joshua Franco-Andrew Moloney card Aug. 14 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, they’ll become the first all-female broadcast team to call a boxing match. “We’ve
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Amateur Lauren Price becomes the first female boxer from Wales to win an Olympic medal LAUREN PRICE confirmed an Olympic medal in an assured performance over Panama’s Atheyna Bylon in their middleweight quarterfinal at the Kokugikan Arena in Tokyo on Saturday (July 31). The Panamanian was a former welterweight World gold medallist, who had beaten
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Bunce Diaries • Issue • Premium He fit perfectly in the sport of his time, unashamedly belonging to the ancient days of cigar smoke in private venues, and rude brawls in lost halls in 15-round fights with tiny gloves. Steve Bunce on the enigma of Dennis Andries THERE have been few confirmed sightings of Dennis
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Issue • News • Premium Michelle Farsi/Matchroom Liam Williams tells Paul Wheeler that he is itching to lace up the gloves after recovering from surgery AFTER an injury-enforced absence of more than three months, the world’s No. 8 middleweight, Liam Williams, is ready to return to full training. The Welshman, who was unanimously outpointed by
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2:05 PM ET Mike CoppingerESPN Manny Pacquiao’s battle with Errol Spence Jr. won’t be the only welterweight title fight on Aug. 21 in Las Vegas. Yordenis Ugas will defend his 147-pound title against Fabian Maidana in the chief-support bout on Fox pay-per-view, multiple sources tell ESPN. The other two matchups on the card: a fight
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Day seven of boxing at the 2020 Olympics will see the men’s flyweights and men’s lightweights in preliminary rounds action, plus women’s middleweight quarterfinals, and both semifinal bouts in the women’s featherweight division, with the losers getting bronze and the winners going on to fight for gold. You can stream live on NBCOlympics.com if you’re
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Carlos Takam pays tribute to Joe Joyce but remains angry with the referee after the sixth-round stoppage brought to an end their heavyweight showdown. #JoyceTakam Subscribe to BT Sport Boxing on YouTube ➡️ http://www.youtube.com/c/btsportboxing Follow BT Sport Boxing on Twitter ➡️ http://twitter.com/btsportboxing Join our BT Sport Boxing Facebook Group ➡️ https://www.facebook.com/groups/BTSportBoxing/ Follow us on Instagram
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