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Bradley vs Vargas odds

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 27, 2015 - 02:59PM ET
Will welterweight star Tim Bradley (31-1-1, 12 KOs) be mightily tested tonight when he faces undefeated Jessie Vargas (26-0, 9 KO) in a welterweight showdown at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif?  

Boxing schedule & results | HBO, BKB & BoxNation: June 27

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 27, 2015 - 12:20PM ET
Boxing returns tonight on HBO and BoxNation.  
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Shane Mosley Jr: BKB is "a good fit for me"

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 27, 2015 - 02:33AM ET
On Saturday night, the son of a fight legend will make his Big-Knockout Boxing (BKB) debut in Las Vegas.  

Vegan diet? Should world class athlete get 'back on the wagon?'

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 27, 2015 - 12:00AM ET
Elite-level fighter and former two-division world champion Timothy Bradley (31-1-1, 12 KOs) recently confirmed he's still off the vegan diet and seemingly has no plans to become a vegan again.  

Roy Jones Jr: Fighting in UK in September

Written by Press Release at Jun 26, 2015 - 07:19PM ET
For Immediate Release: Roy Jones Jr. Set To Head Up Vaughan’s September Liverpool Event  
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Bradley vs Vargas prediction: John Molina Jr chimes in

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 26, 2015 - 06:53PM ET
Who do you like in Saturday night's welterweight showdown between Tim Bradley and Jessie Vargas?  

Should fans be surprised by Broner’s loss to Porter?

Written by Brian Opal at Jun 26, 2015 - 02:17PM ET
This past Saturday evening, Adrien “The Problem” Broner lost to “Showtime” Shawn Porter in a bout that was hyped as the battle of Ohio.  

Tim Bradley: Only Mayweather, Pacquiao and Cotto have more impressive resumes

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 26, 2015 - 12:00AM ET
Top 10 pound-for-pound fighter and former two division champion Tim Bradley (31-1-1, 12 KOs) will be mightily tested again when he faces undefeated Jessie Vargas (26-0, 9 KO) in a welterweight showdown at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. on June 27.  

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr: Loss in April may have retired Carl Froch

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 25, 2015 - 07:08PM ET
Former super middleweight champion Carl Froch (33-2, 24 KOs), who has been inactive for 13 months, will likely hang 'em up, according to his promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport.  

Adrien Broner: What happened?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 22, 2015 - 06:44PM ET
Two years ago he was being billed as boxing next big star but today Adrien Broner is just another contender.  

Gennady Golovkin, Canelo Alvarez and Miguel Cotto: KO artist David Lemieux waits in the wings

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 21, 2015 - 02:55PM ET
Is Miguel Cotto vs Canelo Alvarez, slated to take place in October or November, the biggest fight in boxing?  

Broner vs Porter: Prediction and odds

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 20, 2015 - 06:50PM ET
Adrien Broner (30-1, 22 KO) vs Shawn Porter (25-1-1, 16 KO) is undoubtedly one of the best fights in boxing.  

Boxing schedule | NBC, CBS, HBO & BET: Jun 20-27

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 20, 2015 - 12:50PM ET
Boxing returns tonight on NBC and BoxNation.  

Ward vs Smith: Odds are staggering

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 20, 2015 - 02:51AM ET
Lineal super middleweight champion Andre Ward (27-0, 14 KO) will face Paul Smith (35-5, 20 KO) tonight in what will serve as the former's first fight in 19 months.  

Adrien Broner vs Shawn Porter prediction: Previous foe chimes in

Written by Amy Green at Jun 20, 2015 - 12:00AM ET
World-ranked welterweight contender Phil Lo Greco (26-1, 14 KO) won a unanimous decision over Rafael Cobos on March 6, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.  

Andre Ward: Why is a former Olympic gold medalist not mainstream in U.S.?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 20, 2015 - 12:00AM ET
There's no arguing Andre Ward's (27-0, 14 KO) status as a fighter.  

Broner vs Porter: Does the catch-weight make Shawn the underdog?

Written by Jason Leach at Jun 20, 2015 - 12:00AM ET
On Saturday June 20th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas NV, former IBF welterweight champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter (25-1-1, 16 KOs) will face former three division champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner (30-1, 22 KOs).  

Andre Ward on BET: Is boxer too boring to be a star?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 19, 2015 - 08:54PM ET
  Lineal super middleweight champion Andre Ward (27-0, 14KOs), who hasn't fought since November 2013, faces Paul Smith Saturday night on BET (Black Entertainment Television).  

Paul Smith: Boxer makes weight an issue, comes in very heavy

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 19, 2015 - 08:15PM ET
Lineal super middleweight champion Andre Ward (27-0, 14 KO) will face Paul Smith (35-5, 20 KO) Saturday night in the former's first fight in 19 months.  

Mike Tyson vs James Toney in 2015: What if?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 18, 2015 - 06:17PM ET
Will two fight legends come out of retirement to face each other in the ring?  

Floyd Mayweather: Next fight against Andre Berto or Karim Mayfield?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 18, 2015 - 11:23AM ET
After cruising to a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao last month, Floyd Mayweather insisted his final bout would be in September.  

Floyd Mayweather issued challenge by world's most destructive boxer

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 17, 2015 - 08:38PM ET
On May 2, unbeaten lineal welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather (48-0, 26 KOs) earned a twelve round unanimous decision over then-WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (57-6-2, 38 KOs) in the highest grossing fight in boxing history.  

Mike Tyson and Oscar De La Hoya comeback fights in 2015? Strike while it's hot

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 17, 2015 - 06:06PM ET
Although Oscar De La Hoya, 42, has given credence to talk of a comeback, Mike Tyson, 49, immediately dismissed recent rumors of his potential return to the ring and a possible showdown with James Toney.  

Frank Cappuccino: Legendary boxing referee dead at 86

Written by Joshua Broom at Jun 15, 2015 - 12:28AM ET
Venerable referee Frank Cappuccino, one of boxing's revered legends, passed away on June 8, 2015 from Alzheimer's complications.  

HBO Boxing: Nicholas Walters and Puerto Rican prospect, Felix Verdejo, shine

Written by Joshua Broom at Jun 15, 2015 - 12:15AM ET
In an intriguing match-up from Madison Square Garden on Saturday night, unbeaten Nicholas Walters 29, 26-0 21 KO of Montego Bay Jamaica defeated fellow unbeaten power puncher Miguel Marriaga 28, 20-1 18KO in bout broadcast live on HBO.  

IBHOF 2015 inductees immortalized in boxing lore

Written by Joshua Broom at Jun 14, 2015 - 11:20PM ET
This weekend marked the annual, ultimate rite of boxing immortality for three modern fighters and a handful of observers, contributors and old-time warriors of the Sweet Science.  

Deontay Wilder vs Molina results and takeaways

Written by Lee Cleveland at Jun 13, 2015 - 11:57PM ET
Tonight, heavyweight challenger Eric Molina did something 32 of 33 of Deontay Wilder's previous opponents couldn't do.