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Dominican welterweight Carlos Adames signs multi-year promotional deal with Top Rank

About 18 months ago, welterweight Carlos Adames served as a sparring partner for 2017 ESPN.com fighter of the year Terence Crawford and made an impression on those who saw him.Since then, the 23-year-old Adames has continued to develop, and...

Hugo Centeno Jr. injured, fight vs. Jermall Charlo postponed

Middleweight contender Hugo Centeno Jr. suffered a rib injury in training and his fight with Jermall Charlo for a vacant interim middleweight world title was postponed on Friday.Centeno and Charlo were scheduled to fight on March 3 at Barclays...

Superfly 2 — From garbage to gold, Srisaket Sor Rungvisai finds his calling in...

LOS ANGELES - Thailand's Srisaket Sor Rungvisai used to work as a trash collector and because he was so desperately poor there were times when he picked through that garbage for food to eat.But after scoring the two biggest...

Tony Bellew reveals he was paid £100 to spar with David Haye

6:31 AM ETESPN staffTony Bellew has revealed that he was once paid £100 to spar with David Haye as the pair gear up for their highly-anticipated rematch on May 5.Bellew, 35, is currently preparing to face Haye for the...

Amir Khan – I questioned my boxing future during time in the jungle

7:35 AM ETESPN staffAmir Khan has admitted that he questioned his boxing future during his time on reality TV show "I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here."The former light-welterweight world champion has not fought since May 2016 --...

Joseph ‘JoJo’ Diaz Jr. knocks out Victor Terrazas

Undefeated Joseph "JoJo" Diaz Jr. knocked out Victor Terrazas with a left to the body at 3:00 of the third round of a scheduled 10-round featherweight bout Thursday night at the Fantasy Springs Hotel Casino in Indio, California.Diaz, of...

Watch: Golden Boy on ESPN, 10 p.m. ET

Watch as unbeaten Joseph Diaz Jr. faces Victor Terrazas in a 10-round featherweight bout, plus all the undercard action from Indio, California. Source link

Book excerpt – ‘Ali – A Life’ by Jonathan Eig

Two authors who have written extensively about Muhammad Ali were honored with ESPN-sponsored literary awards in New York City this week. Jonathan Eig received the PEN/ESPN Literary Sports Writing Award for his book titled "Ali: A life." Dave Kindred,...

Joseph Parker claims Anthony Joshua already looking ahead of him

1:36 PM ETWill KentESPN UK Joseph Parker claims upcoming opponent Anthony Joshua is already looking past him and insists that he will be "in for a surprise" if that is the case.Parker (24-0, 18 KOs), who is the current...

Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez rematch will be held in Las Vegas on May 5

To many it will be a return to the scene of the crime, but unified middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez will head back to T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas for their much-anticipated rematch, the promoters announced...

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Olympic hockey struggles to draw crowds without NHL players

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) -- Olympic hockey has survived without the NHL, it just hasn't thrived.Empty seats in the stands and a lack of...