Las Vegas-based fighter and WBC welterweight champion Shawn Porter will face undefeated IBF champion Errol Spence Jr. on Saturday, September 28 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Porter held an open workout ahead of the bout to discuss the challenge in facing “The Truth”.
Lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury went the distance and took home a unanimous decision win over Otto Wallin despite getting cut over his right eye in the third round at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Less than three months after finishing Tom Schwarz in the ring, Tyson Fury will defend his lineal heavyweight championship against the undefeated Otto Wallin on Saturday, Sept. 14 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Here are some highlights from their weigh-in at the MGM Grand on Friday.
Heavyweight boxers Tyson Fury and Otto Wallin will battle collide in the main event of a fight card at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sep. 14. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
The 40-year-old boxer, Manny Pacquiao, claimed the WBA welterweight championship belt when he defeated Keith Thurman by split decision at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday night.
Manny Pacquiao and Keith Thurman hit the scales and squared off at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Friday, making their July 20 fight for the WBA welterweight title official. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
At the final press conference leading up to their July 20 bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, Keith Thurman and Manny Pacquiao talked about their upcoming welterweight title bout and squared off in a staredown. Thurman says he intends to knock out the Philippine senator. The 40-year-old Pacquiao talked about the shape he’s in ahead of the fight. (Heidi Fang/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Keith Thurman says he will be the one to retire eight-division boxing champion Manny Pacquiao when they trade leather at the MGM Grand Arena on July 20 for the WBA world welterweight title.
Hall of Fame referee Joe Cortez and Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame president Michelle Corrales-Lewis talk about the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame’s new home in the Boulevard Mall in Las Vegas on June 25, 2019. (Ron Kantowski/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Following his second-round technical knockout of Tom Schwarz at the MGM Grand hotel-casino on Saturday, lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury said he’s fighting at the top of his game, is ready for a rematch with Deontay Wilder and that his style is “kryptonite for anybody.”
Heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury kept the mood light during a press conference on Wednesday at the MGM Grand hotel-casino to promote his lineal heavyweight champion bout against the unbeaten Tom Schwarz on June 15 in Las Vegas.
Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya discusses what could be next for Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, and Daniel Jacobs and Alvarez analyze their performances and talk about what the future holds for them following their bout at the T-Mobile Arena. (Heidi Fang / Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez unified the middleweight belt when he defeated Daniel Jacobs by way of decision at the T-Mobile Arena on May 4. The Review-Journal’s Sam Gordon and Ed Graney recap the action after the title bout. (Heidi Fang / Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs both made weight for the middleweight unification bout taking place May 4 at the T-Mobile Arena. After they hit the scales, the boxers had an intense staredown that got physical.
During a staredown between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs at the weigh-in ahead of their fight on May 4 at T-Mobile Arena, the competitors pushed and shoved each other onstage.
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs will square off at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on May 4 to unify the middleweight belt. The pair faced off at the final news conference ahead of the bout at the MGM Grand on Wednesday.
Adam Hill recaps the action from the Manny Pacquiao-Adrien Broner fight and discusses whether or not Pacquiao could face Floyd Mayweather again.
Manny Pacquiao and Adrien Broner weigh-in and faceoff one last time before their welterweight championship bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena taking place on Saturday, Jan. 19.
Boxers Manny Pacquiao and Adrien Broner deliver their final statements to the media at a news conference prior to squaring off in their welterweight championship bout set for the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Jan. 19, 2019.
During a press conference at the MGM Grand on Wednesday to promote his welterweight championship bout against Manny Pacquiao, Adrien Broner snapped on broadcaster Al Berstein.
Fight week for the Jan. 19 boxing pay-per-view event between Manny Pacquiao and Adrien Broner got underway in Las Vegas when the fighters arrived at the MGM Grand and spoke to fans and media. Pacquiao will put his WBA welterweight world title on the line in the main event airing on Showtime and taking place live at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
During the seventh round of Riddick Bowe and Evander Holyfield’s title rematch at Caesar’s Palace on Nov. 6, 1993, Peter Miller of Las Vegas, who later became known as “Fan Man”, landed his motorized paraglider in the ring forcing a 20-minute delay.
Middleweight champ Canelo Alvarez at the Mansion at MGM Grand after his victory over Gennady “GGG” Golovkin at T-Mobile Arena on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. (Courtesy R.J. “Robin Hood 702” Cipriani)
Bryan Salmond and Gilbert Manzano report from T-Mobile Arena on Canelo Alvarez’s 12 round victory to become the new Middleweight champion.
Canelo and GGG react to Canelo’s win over GGG in an unanimous decision.
The Review-Journal’s Heidi Fang and Gilbert Manzano break down the intense staredown between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin and what else went down at the weigh-in leading up to the Sept. 15 rematch.
Ahead of the Sept. 15 middleweight title rematch between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, their trainers, Abel Sanchez and Jose “Chepo” Reynoso, say the time for trash talk is over.
Gilbert Manzano and Bryan Salmond break down what happened at the final press conference ahead of the Sept. 15 middleweight title fight between Gennady Golovkin and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez taking place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Bryan Salmond and Gilbert Manzano discuss the atmosphere of fight week as it kicks off in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand with the grand arrivals of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin.
Shawn Porter on discusses his upcoming bout against Danny Garcia for the WBC welterweight belt at an open workout in Las Vegas.