- Coe: Worlds should be more than a discussion on doping Updated: Aug-30-15 10:45 am
BEIJING - Sebastian Coe cut into one last, rambling news conference from retiring IAAF president Lamine Diack in a bid to characterize the attitude of the new regime running the sport.
- Sugar Shane Mosley stops Mayorga in 6th round of rematch Updated: Aug-30-15 1:17 am
INGLEWOOD, California - Sugar Shane Mosley stopped Ricardo Mayorga late in the sixth round Saturday night, winning a rematch between the veteran fighters.
- Leo Santa Cruz beats Abner Mares by majority decision Updated: Aug-30-15 12:57 am
LOS ANGELES - With his hometown crowd going crazy and Abner Mares charging right at him from the opening bell, Leo Santa Cruz really wanted to brawl.
- Antics of Terence Crawford's trainer riles foe's connections Updated: Aug-24-15 6:24 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - Dierry Jean couldn't find his passport, so he wasn't able to travel from Canada to appear at Monday's news conference announcing his October fight against unbeaten WBO junior welterweight champion Terence "Bud" Crawford.
- New court date set for boxer Jermain Taylor Updated: Aug-24-15 1:41 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Boxer Jermain Taylor is due in court next month for a judge to review the results of a mental evaluation.
- Crawford will defend junior welterweight title against Jean Updated: Aug-20-15 3:41 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - Terence "Bud" Crawford will make his first defense of his WBO junior welterweight title against No. 2 contender Dierry Jean of Canada on Oct. 24 in Omaha.
- WBC champion Deontay Wilder set to face Johann Duhaupas Updated: Aug-20-15 3:18 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will fight Frenchman Johann Duhaupas in the first prime-time heavyweight title bout televised by NBC in 20 years.
- Belafonte, Davis to receive Ali Humanitarian Awards Updated: Aug-18-15 6:26 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Singer and activist Harry Belafonte and Academy Award-winning actress Geena Davis will headline this year's winners of Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards.
- Texas boxer Henry fatally shot during Houston dispute Updated: Aug-18-15 3:12 pm
HOUSTON - Texas boxer Chris Henry has been shot to death during an argument outside a Houston convenience store.
- Heavyweight Deontay Wilder set to fight again in Alabama Updated: Aug-17-15 3:45 pm
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder is set to fight again in his home state.
- Bute stops DiLuisa in 4th round in return to ring Updated: Aug-15-15 11:42 pm
MONTREAL - Former world champion Lucian Bute of Montreal emerged from a 19-month ring absence to stop European light heavyweight champion Andrea Di Luisa in the fourth round Saturday night.
- Antonio Tarver fights to draw with Steve Cunningham Updated: Aug-15-15 12:16 am
NEWARK, New Jersey - Five-time world champion Antonio Tarver fought to a 12-round draw with former cruiserweight champion Steve Cunningham in a lackluster heavyweight contender bout Friday night at the Prudential Center.
- Miguel Cotto, Canelo Alvarez finalize Nov. 21 bout in Vegas Updated: Aug-13-15 8:56 pm
LAS VEGAS - Miguel Cotto and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez agreed Thursday to fight Nov. 21 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center.
- Daughter has new heart, and fighter has new hope Updated: Aug-11-15 4:35 pm
It's been a few months now, time that in the Cunningham household is best measured by the decreasing number of visits 9-year-old Kennedy Cunningham makes to the doctor.
- Muhammad Ali to be honored in his hometown of Louisville Updated: Aug-11-15 1:17 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Boxing great Muhammad Ali will get some special hometown recognition next month from the University of Louisville.
- Birmingham a possibility for next Wilder fight Updated: Aug-07-15 5:39 am
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama - Birmingham is again in the running to serve as the site of a heavyweight boxing match featuring World Boxing Council champion Deontay Wilder of Tuscaloosa.
- Floyd Mayweather Jr defends choice of Berto as his final foe Updated: Aug-06-15 9:41 pm
LOS ANGELES - Floyd Mayweather Jr. began promoting his final fight by doing what he does best.
- Former champ Lennox Lewis looks to revive Canadian boxing Updated: Aug-06-15 4:27 pm
MONTREAL - Lennox Lewis wants to revive pro boxing in Canada.
- Column: Keep the $74.95 and pass on this Mayweather fight Updated: Aug-05-15 5:02 pm
LAS VEGAS - So, this is it for Floyd Mayweather Jr., or so they say.