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Javier Fortuna fails to make weight, ruled ineligible

Javier Fortuna, who has never boxed at a weight heavier than 133 pounds in his nine-year career, failed to make the 135-pound limit at the weigh-in on Friday for a lightweight world title challenge against Robert Easter Jr., and...

Kell Brook will have Amir Khan on his mind during ring return

Kell Brook will have domestic rival Amir Khan on his mind when he returns to the ring for the first time since his Bramall Lane heartbreak at the Sheffield Arena in March.Brook lost his IBF welterweight title to American...

Mikey Garcia will now fight Sergey Lipinets on March 10 in San Antonio’s Freeman...

Mikey Garcia's opportunity to win a world title in a fourth weight division has a new date and venue.Garcia, a reigning lightweight world titleholder, was scheduled to challenge junior welterweight world titlist Sergey Lipinets on Feb. 10 in a...

Vasiliy Lomachenko named fighter of year by boxing writers

Junior lightweight world titleholder Vasiliy Lomachenko, who gained recognition from many in boxing as the pound-for-pound No. 1 fighter in the world last year, was named as the winner of the 2017 Sugar Ray Robinson Fighter of the Year...

Errol Spence Jr. – Fight with Lamont Peterson ‘a measuring stick to see where...

1:59 PM ETBen ArledgeESPN.com CloseEditor for ESPN Fantasy and ESPN Chalk Previously with ESPN The Magazine Joined ESPN in 2012 Graduate of Colgate UniversityWelterweight world titleholder Errol Spence Jr. knows what's on the line."If I lose, I'm going backwards, not towards my...

Errol Spence Jr. vs. Lamont Peterson fight preview and predictions

Welterweight world titleholder Errol Spence Jr. is considered by many to be the most talented fighter in the weight class, a multi-dimensional boxer and a possible future pound-for-pound king. If boxers were stock, pretty much everybody would be loading...

Billy Joe Saunders, Terry Flanagan slated for separate world title bouts on April 14...

Middleweight world titleholder Billy Joe Saunders and former lightweight world titlist Terry Flanagan, two of England's top fighters, will have world title bouts on the same card on April 14, promoter Frank Warren announced Friday.Saunders will make the fourth...

Anthony Joshua not interested in Tyson Fury fight I’m bored of the talk

Jan 18, 2018ESPN staffAnthony Joshua has revealed his interest in fighting Tyson Fury has wilted and has stated he is becoming "a bit bored" of the talk surrounding a potential fight.Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs), who is scheduled to fight...

Fighting Anthony Mundine would be ‘step backwards’ for Jeff Horn

Jeff Horn's promoter Dean Lonergan has ruled out any fight with Anthony Mundine in the short term, saying it would be a clear "step backwards".Lonergan said Horn's immediate focus was his mandatory WBO welterweight championship defence against Terence Crawford,...

Former British light-middleweight champion Anthony Small charged with terror offence

7:29 AM ETNick ParkinsonClose•Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation's Boxing Matters showFormer British light-middleweight champion Anthony Small has been charged with a terror...

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