| Oct 13, 2013
| 11:32 AM
LAS VEGAS -- Juan Manuel Marquez believed that landing more telling punches on Timothy Bradley had made him the first Mexican boxer to win world titles in five different weight classes.
As has happened before in Las Vegas, Marquez was mistaken.
| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Timothy Bradley and his trend of winning close scorecards continued Saturday night as he edged Juan Manuel Marquez, 10 years the elder at 40, by split decision.
Bradley, relying on his boxing skills, faster legs and strong jab, punctuated the...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Lost in Juan Manuel Marquez’s memorable sixth-round knockout of Manny Pacquiao in December was the fact Marquez was getting beaten up in the round and trailed on all three judges’ scorecards.
Marquez revisited those dramatic three minutes in...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 6:04 PM
Juan Manuel Marquez said he has provided four samples to drug testers in advance of his Saturday night welterweight title fight against Palm Springs’ unbeaten champion Timothy Bradley in Las Vegas.
“I don’t have any problem,”...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:02 PM
In a reaction to the dubious judging of fights involving Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao in the last 16 months, Nevada has altered its selection process for judges and referees.
Starting with Saturday night’s World Boxing Organization...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:05 PM
C.J. Ross, the Nevada boxing judge heavily ridiculed for turning in her second suspect scorecard in 15 months by scoring Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s dominant performance Saturday over Saul “Canelo” Alvarez as a draw, has effectively resigned,...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 6:13 PM
LAS VEGAS — The promotion model for Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s remaining four fights has changed after his latest display of brilliance.
From now on, his co-promoter and pay-per-view executive said late Saturday, his fights will be sold as...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 5:00 AM
LAS VEGAS — Floyd Mayweather Jr. has four more fights on his contract with Showtime, but in a landscape that saw the popular Saul "Canelo" Alvarez’s elimination as a serious contender Saturday night, who else remains?
“Um … ,&...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Lucas Matthysse is on the brink of his breakthrough night, riding two dominant knockout victories to his Saturday night world light-welterweight title unification bout against unbeaten Danny Garcia.
The co-main event to Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Saul “...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Whither goest the sport of boxing these days?
How about to a country where it was banned in 1959 and not allowed back until 1986? That would be China.
This is promoter Bob Arum's grand plan. He has had many over six decades of promoting the sport, and...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 11:25 PM
Imperial native and undefeated heavyweight boxing prospect Andy Ruiz has come a long way since his early days training in his grandfather’s gym in Mexicali. He wasn’t sure he wanted to be a fighter back then, and now he knows he wants to be...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Juan Manuel Marquez was subjected to skepticism in December when the newly buffed-up multichampion boxer knocked Manny Pacquiao out stone cold, the first time Pacquaio hit the canvas in the pair’s five fights.
Now, Marquez, in advance of his Oct....