Boxing

Canelo bat Golovkin et reste champion uncontesté des super-moyens

The Mexican superstar Saul “Canelo” Alvarez logically beat Gennadiy Golovkin by unanimous decision on the same day in Las Vegas. The boxer from Guadalajara s’adjuge la victoire pour son 3eme fight against his Kazakh rival and conserves his titles WBA, WBC, WBO et IBF chez les super-moyens. Saul “Canelo” Alvarez won his third fight against …

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Women’s boxing pound-for-pound rankings – Katie Taylor still No. 1, but Claressa Shields can shake things up with a win

While Katie Taylor continues to lead the way in the ESPN women’s pound-for-pound rankings and Amanda Serrano solidified her No. 3 spot with a decision victory on Sept. 24, a few upcoming matchups are surely going to shake the top 10 based on the results. Taylor returns to the ring on Oct. 29 to defend …

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Is Cowboys’ Jerry Jones the ultimate promoter? Boxing Hall of Famer Bob Arum thinks so

FRISCO – One of the great things about Cowboys’ owner and general manager Jerry Jones is his accessibility. Jones was on the field at MetLife Stadium Monday night taking pictures with fans before the Cowboys’ 23-16 victory over the Giants. Then Tuesday morning, Jones was doing his weekly radio hit on the Cowboys’ flagship station, …

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Courier botch-up: Missing trophies cruel blow for boxing community

The alleged theft of two prestigious and historic national championship boxing trophies is a blow “below the belt”. Boxing New Zealand chairman Keith Walker said the John Jameson Belt, awarded to the most scientific senior boxer, and the Ted Morgan Cup, named after New Zealand’s first Olympic gold medal-winner, were missing — believed to be …

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Buzz builds for ‘Bam’ Rodriguez on Canelo Alvarez boxing card

SAN ANTONIO — Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin are finally scheduled to meet Saturday in Las Vegas with a score to settle in the much-anticipated third meeting between the bitter rivals. For San Antonio super flyweight champion Jesse “Bam” Rodriguez, scheduled to appear in the co-main event, it’s an opportunity to raise his considerable profile …

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Courier botch-up: Missing trophies a cruel blow for boxing community

The alleged theft of two prestigious and historic national championship boxing trophies in Dunedin is “below the belt”. Boxing New Zealand chairman Keith Walker said the John Jameson Belt, awarded to the most scientific senior boxer, and the Ted Morgan Cup, named after New Zealand’s first Olympic gold medal-winner, were missing — believed to be …

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First ever Seychellois female boxer reaches semi-final at international event

The Seychelles boxing team in training (Sedrick Nicette, Seychelles News Agency) Photo license (Seychelles News Agency) – Ariana Memee, the first Seychellois woman to compete in an international boxing event for Seychelles, has reached the semi-final which guarantees her a bronze medal even if she does not make it to the final. Memee who is …

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