Canelo Alvarez threw a Garden party Saturday night. A short and powerful fiesta. Alvarez landed dozens of body punches, knocking down Rocky Fielding four times and stopping him in the third round to earn his third weight class title, taking the WBA super middleweight belt.
Two down, two to go. Vasiliy Lomachenko is halfway to owning all the major lightweight titles after just two fights, and he’s already eyeing the guy he’d need to beat to get the next one.
Floyd Mayweather says he and Japanese kickboxing star Tenshin Nasukawa will meet after all — but only in a nine-minute New Year’s Eve exhibition.
There was more money bet at Las Vegas sports books on Saturday’s heavyweight title fight between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury at the Staples Center in Los Angeles than was wagered on any of Saturday’s college football conference championship games.
Tyson Fury dominated long stretches of his heavyweight title bout against Deontay Wilder with shifty technique and graceful defense.
Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and music producer DJ Khaled have agreed to pay a total $750,000 to settle federal regulators’ charges that they failed to disclose payments they received for promoting investments in digital-currency securities.
Here are some of Gilbert Manzano’s favorite moments as a boxing writer for the RJ the past three years.
Manny Pacquiao will return to Las Vegas for his 20th fight to face Adrien Broner on Jan. 19.
Mikey Garcia will move up two weight classes to challenge IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr. on March 16 on a Fox pay-per-view event at ATT Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury meet for a heavyweight showdown on Dec. 1.