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Canelo Alvarez’s trainer promises knockout of Gennadiy Golovkin if third fight happens

If Canelo Alvarez meets Gennadiy Golovkin for the third time in September, the middleweight champion's trainer believes his superstar boxer will win by knockout and settle once and for all the debate over who is better."Without a doubt. If...

Former champion Erik Morales to donate three months’ salary to COVID-19 relief in Baja...

Four-time world titleholder Erik Morales will donate three months' salary to be used on groceries for communities in need in his native Baja California during the COVID-19 pandemic.Morales, of Mexico, said he began distributing groceries in Mexicali, Tecate, Ensenada...

What should be boxing’s next tournament? We take a look at the options

9:00 AM ETDan RafaelCloseESPN Senior Writer2013 BWAA Nat Fleischer Award winner for excellence in boxing journalism ESPN.com boxing writer since 2005 Five years at USA TodaySteve KimThere have been attempts at tournaments in boxing through the years, to varying degrees of...

You like Tyson Fury? Naseem Hamed is how we got here

12:18 PM ETMark KriegelESPN As favored nephew and apprentice of the late, great trainer, Emanuel Steward, SugarHill Steward had been prepared for just about any measure of absurdity boxing could offer - except this:A magic carpet.No. Really.It seemed to...

Errol Spence targets Manny Pacquiao, Terence Crawford in return

5:34 PM ETSteve KimESPN WBC/IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence said Monday he is hoping to return to the ring by September or October and would like to fight Manny Pacquiao or Terence Crawford.Spence, 29, has been sidelined since he...

Can anybody beat Inoue at bantamweight? Beware of ‘Chocolatito’ at 115 pounds

For the next few months, there won't be any boxing as the coronavirus pandemic has essentially brought this once non-stop sport to a halt. During this lull in the action, Dan Rafael takes a look at the bantamweight and...

Tuesday is fight night — Watch replays of classic heavyweight bouts on ESPN2

There are no live boxing events for the foreseeable future due to the coronavirus pandemic, but boxing fans will have a chance to revisit some of the best heavyweight fights in history on Tuesday, starting at 7 p.m. ET...

Pulev to donate half of postponed Joshua fight purse to coronavirus medics

The IBF's mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev said he will donate half of his purse from the world heavyweight title fight against Briton Anthony Joshua to help medical workers fight the "devilish" coronavirus.The 38-year-old Bulgarian is expected to earn around...

Anthony Yarde’s grandmother dies of COVID-19 days after his father’s death

British light heavyweight contender Anthony Yarde, whose father died on Sunday due to the coronavirus, has now also lost his grandmother to COVID-19.Yarde said Friday on social media that his grandmother died on Thursday."We have now lost my nana...

Boxing reset — Will Gary Russell Jr. have a unification fight? How good is...

The coronavirus pandemic has brought the boxing world to a halt. Fight cards have been cancelled through May and more postponements are expected to be announced as there isn't a clear end in sight.For a year-round sport that never...

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Senior Bowl Quarterbacks

The Senior Bowl serves as the unofficial start of the draft season. This week, I'll be bringing you previews of the quarterbacks, running backs...