Vasyl Lomachenko will defend his WBO junior lightweight title against Nicholas Walters on Nov. 26 at The Chelsea inside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, according to Top Rank promoter Bob Arum.
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Riddick Bowe will be joined in the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame Class of 2016 by Ray Mancini, Pernell Whitaker, Freddie Little, Ricardo Lopez and Christy Martin.
Carl Frampton, a unified 122-pound titlist, is moving up one weight class to fight WBA featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz on Saturday in a Showtime-televised main event in Brooklyn, New York.
Fight fans have a chance to meet some of their favorite boxers Friday at Caesars Palace. The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame will host a meet-and-greet session outside the Palace Ballroom on the third floor.
Badou Jack, the WBC super middleweight champion, is the first boxer not named Floyd Mayweather Jr. to win the Nevada Fighter of the Year award since it was created in 2013.
Las Vegan Augie Sanchez is headed to the Olympics as an assistant coach for the U.S. boxing team. Sanchez credits his success to his former trainer and father-in-law, Pat Barry.
Unbeaten WBO junior welterweight champ adds WBC prize
Terence Crawford and Viktor Postol put their junior welterweight belts on the line when they clash at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday night. Follow the fight with our live blog.
Terence Crawford doesn’t want to be the next Floyd Mayweather Jr. or Muhammad Ali. He wants to make it to the top his own way. Crawford fights Viktor Postol in a unification showdown Saturday.
The most compelling fight on the Terence Crawford-Viktor Postol undercard is a welterweight battle between Jose Benavidez Jr. and Francisco “Chia” Santana.