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Canleo vs Khan boring? Win tonight and look good next time

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 28, 2016 - 01:56PM ET
There's an old saying in boxing: 'Just win this one and look good next time.'  

Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev: B-HOP, at 50, went 12 rounds with the Russian

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 28, 2016 - 01:21AM ET
On Saturday night, boxing superstar Andre Ward surgically took apart Sullivan Barrera en route to coasting to a comfortable unanimous decision win.  

Andre Ward vs Gennady Golovkin at 168? GGG's trainer slams Ward's drawing power

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 27, 2016 - 11:26PM ET
Last May, a superfight between Carl Froch and Gennady Golovkin was being seriously discussed.  

Kell Brook: "I've got power that can knock heavyweights out"

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 27, 2016 - 04:03PM ET
IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook is ready for a superfight showdown.  

Ward vs Barrera: Another clinic (Highlights)

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 27, 2016 - 01:08AM ET
Last night, top 5 pound-for-pound fighter Andre Ward (29-0, 15 KOs) reminded fans why he's rated so high.  

Nina Agdal: Yet Another Boxing Beauty

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 27, 2016 - 12:00AM ET
According to TMZ, Nina Agdal is the lattest hottie to take up boxing.  

Ward vs Barrera prediction: Danger looms?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 26, 2016 - 05:07PM ET
Last month, Egis Klimas, manager for WBO/WBA/IBF light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev, warned fans and the media his fighter could be facing Barrera in November instead of Andre Ward.  

Brook vs Bizier prediction: Scrappy vs skills

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 26, 2016 - 03:18PM ET
Tonight, IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook looks to take another step towards securing a superfight with another big name or emerging star.  

Brook vs Bizier: Odds, Stats & Facts

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 26, 2016 - 08:00AM ET
Tonight, IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (35-0, 24 KO) faces Kevin Bizier (27-2, 17 KO) at Sheffield Arena.  

Sergey Kovalev vs Andre Ward? Russian's Team Concerned Andre Loses

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 26, 2016 - 12:00AM ET
Andre Ward (28-0, 15 KO) vs Sergey Kovalev (29-0-1, 26 KO) is undoubtedly one of the biggest fights in 2016.  

Andre Ward vs Sullivan Barrera: "That's a Difficult Fight"

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 26, 2016 - 12:00AM ET
Two-time world champion and top-rated pound-for-pound fighter Andre Ward (28-0, 15 KOs) will return to the ring to face undefeated and number one rated IBF light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera (17-0, 12 KOs) next.  

Ward vs Barrera odds: Is Andre ripe for the taking?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 26, 2016 - 12:00AM ET
Unusual chatter began once this fight was signed.  

Kell Brook: Why handlers are doing a great job

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 25, 2016 - 08:06PM ET
On Saturday, IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (35-0, 24 KO) faces Kevin Bizier in Sheffield.  

Ward vs Barrera: 'Destruction' the answer to Andre's 3 career obstacles?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 25, 2016 - 06:03PM ET
There's no arguing Andre Ward's (28-0, 15 KO) status as a fighter.  

Adrien Broner next fight: “Chasing Billions” – premieres on Spike Friday, March 25

Written by Press Release at Mar 25, 2016 - 01:55PM ET
“Chasing Billions” – premieres on Spike Friday, March 25 at 11:00pm ET/PT  

Wladimir Klitschko vs Tyson Fury 2: Will rematch be determined by a weak chin?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 24, 2016 - 09:49PM ET
Last November, Wladimir Klitschko's 11 year reign as heavyweight champion ended in a proverbial whimper.  

Canelo Alvarez: Relinquishing WBC title won't 'immediately' impact fighter's stock

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 24, 2016 - 04:09PM ET
According to Gennady Golovkin's trainer, Abel Sanchez, Canelo Alvarez, should he defeat Amir Khan on May 2, must formally agree to face 'GGG' this fall or relinquish his WBC-sponsored middleweight belt.  

Ivan Najera: Grace under pressure, triumph over adversity

Written by Marc Livitz at Mar 24, 2016 - 02:35PM ET
Throughout our respective lives, we're often faced with a form of adversity which ultimately can turn to a custom jar of humility if handled correctly.  
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Andre Ward vs Sullivan Barrera purses: "Sorry, not getting rich off me"

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 24, 2016 - 02:06AM ET
Shortly after Ward vs Barrera was finalized, Andre, via Twitter, engaged in a little truthful humor with his Cuban-born foe.  

Tim Bradley: Would a strong win over Manny Pacquiao make 'Desert Storm' a mainstream star?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 23, 2016 - 04:02AM ET
Will the proverbial torch be passed on April 9 when Tim 'Desert Storm' Bradley faces the iconic Manny Pacquiao in what the latter insists may be his last fight?  

Ronda Rousey vs Miesha Tate or Holly Holm: Which fight is bigger?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 23, 2016 - 12:54AM ET
Regardless of who she fights next, Ronda Rousey's return to the Octagon after a year or more away will be huge.  

Manny Pacquiao and PEDs: What happened to the KO monster?

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 22, 2016 - 11:50PM ET
Manny Pacquiao recently reminded fans he's a small welterweight who has been defeating naturally bigger, rangier foes who can handle his power better than fighters in lower weight classes.  

Clenbuterol: What is it and why does Lucas Browne have to pay for second test?

Written by Mark Weber at Mar 22, 2016 - 12:24PM ET
According to an email obtained by ESPN.com yesterday, WBA (Regular) Heavyweight Champion Lucas Browne has been notified by the Voluntary Anti-Doping Agency (VADA) that he failed his March 5th post-fight drug test.  

Manny Pacquiao vs Tim Bradley 3 PPV: 8 reasons why it may be headed for disastrous returns

Written by Lee Cleveland at Mar 21, 2016 - 08:37PM ET
No one seems to be talking about the third meeting between Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley which will take place April 9.  
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