Shawn Porter and Danny Garcia meet Saturday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, for the vacant WBC welterweight title. The Showtime-televised event airs at 6 p.m.
Sen. John McCain, who died Saturday after a lengthy battle with brain cancer, sat at ringside for many famous championship fights in Las Vegas. In 1998, he also introduced the Muhammad Ali Boxing Reform Act which helped protect prizefighters from being exploited.
Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury will meet in a heavyweight fight in November or December at T-Mobile Arena. The bout will be shown on Showtime pay-per-view.
The Nevada Athletic Commission unanimously approved judges Dave Moretti, Glenn Feldman, Steve Weisfeld and referee Benjy Esteves Jr. as the officials for the Sept. 15 rematch.
The 2018 Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame class was honored on Saturday.
Laila Ali headlines 14-member Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame class.
Top Rank president Todd duBoef is well connected with the 2018 Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame class that will be enshrined Aug. 18 at Caesars Palace.
Mike Tyson is working on a concert special of his popular, and fascinating, one-man show.
Las Vegas could host Mikey Garcia-Errol Spence and Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury to end the year.