Boxing

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The first-ever state-sanctioned bare-knuckle boxing match got a bloody ending Saturday night — and a big response from a raucous crowd. Arnold Adams, a 32-year-old MMA heavyweight, pounded ex-UFC fighter D.J. Linderman’s face into a bloody mess in front of 2,000 rowdy fans at a hockey rink that usually hosts birthday parties
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Jermell Charlo will defend his junior welterweight title against Austin Trout on June 9 in Los Angeles. Photo provided by Dave Mandel/Showtime Jermell Charlo and his brother Jermall Charlo have been compared to each other since birth, which is only natural given that they are identical twins who have each forged successful careers and earned reputations
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A trio of heavyweights aiming for another big opportunity — Travis Kauffman, Gerald Washington and Michael Hunter — will all be in action in scheduled 10-round bouts June 10 on a Premier Boxing Champions tripleheader, Tom Brown of TGB Promotions announced Thursday. The card will take place at the Pioneer Event Center in Lancaster, California,
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Junior welterweight Vergil Ortiz Jr., one of boxing’s best prospects, will headline a card for the first time when he takes on former junior lightweight world titleholder Juan Carlos Salgado on June 23 at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles, Golden Boy Promotions announced on Thursday. The fight will headline a Golden Boy Boxing on
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Lightweight world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko, the pound-for-pound king, underwent successful surgery to repair an extensive tear of the labrum in his right shoulder on Wednesday. “The tissue was very nice and we were able to achieve a very nice sturdy repair that should provide him with stability in his shoulder, and I am optimistic for
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