Las Vegas has fallen in love with boxing greats such as Mike Tyson and Floyd Mayweather Jr. Now, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez has captured the city’s heart.
No punches were thrown during the Andre Ward-Sergey Kovalev three-city tour this week. But the fighters did throw oral jabs, especially the Russian who lost his three belts six months ago.
Vasyl Lomachenko returns to the ring Saturday to defend his WBO junior lightweight title against Jason Sosa in an HBO-televised main event at the new MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Maryland.
Top Rank CEO Bob Arum promoted the Marvelous Marvin Hagler-Sugar Ray Leonard middleweight championship fight in 1987. Here is an edited, partial transcript of Arum’s interview with reporters.
On Thursday’s 30th anniversary of the vehemently disputed title bout between Marvelous Marvin Hagler and Sugar Ray Leonard, the third man in the ring, Richard Steele, has a stronger opinion than he did April 6, 1987.
Al Bernstein is more famous as a broadcaster than singer, but his recent show at Tuscany Suites showed his vocal prowess.
Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev will clash for a second time June 17 on an HBO pay-per-view main event at the Mandalay Bay Events Center.
Antonio Orozco recorded a fourth-round knockout against KeAndre Gibson on Saturday at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on an ESPN-televised main event bout.
Undefeated junior welterweights KeAndre Gibson and Antonio Orozco will meet Saturday at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Las Vegas resident Jorge Linares meets Anthony Crolla in a lightweight championship rematch Saturday at the Manchester Arena in the United Kingdom. The fight will be televised on Showtime.