• From
    • To


72 results for "mayweather alvarez"

Page of 4
  1. Floyd Mayweather-Canelo Alvarez top grossing PPV fight

    Dan Rafael

    Showtime, which broadcast the bout, announced Thursday afternoon that the fight, in which Floyd Mayweather prevailed by a majority decision, now ranks as the highest-grossing pay-per-view fight of all-time with $150 million in revenue reported to date.

    Story | Conversation | September 19, 2013
  2. C.J. Ross steps down after scoring of Mayweather-Alvarez fight dr...

    Dan Rafael

    C.J. Ross, the embattled boxing judge whose draw scorecard from Saturday night's Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Saul "Canelo" Alvarez junior middleweight championship fight ignited a firestorm of controversy, has stepped down.

    Story | Conversation | September 18, 2013
  3. Floyd Mayweather Jr. masterful (again) in win over Canelo Alvarez...

    Dan Rafael

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. remained undefeated -- against all fighters, and even Father Time -- after outboxing the 13-years-younger Canelo Alvarez in a masterful performance Saturday in Las Vegas.

    Story | Conversation | September 14, 2013
  4. Danny Garcia defeats Lucas Matthysse by unanimous decision

    Dan Rafael

    Undefeated Danny Garcia outboxed knockout artist Lucas Matthysse to win a 12-round unanimous decision and retain his WBA and WBC junior welterweight belts.

    Story | Conversation | September 14, 2013
  5. Picking Mayweather-Alvarez

    Dan Rafael

    LAS VEGAS -- Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Canelo Alvarez is the biggest fight of the year, but if you look at the picks compiled by Showtime, Mayweather is the overwhelming favorite to win Saturday night's pay-per-view headliner at the MGM Grand Garde...

    Blog | September 11, 2013
  6. Matthysse-Garcia adds excitement to Mayweather-Alvarez

    Dan Rafael

    LAS VEGAS -- To hard-core boxing fans junior welterweight slugger Lucas Matthysse of Argentina is a dream fighter. He takes on all comers, fights in an aggressive, crowd-pleasing style and usually knocks guys out -- hard. Although still not known to ...

    Story | Conversation | September 11, 2013
  7. Broner-Maidana talks in Vegas

    Dan Rafael

    Welterweight contender Marcos Maidana, a mandatory challenger, wants his shot at titleholder Adrien Broner -- a fight that is in the works to headline a Showtime PPV card at the MGM Grand on Dec. 14. Broner (27-0, 22 KOs), in his public comments, ...

    Blog | September 09, 2013
  8. Smith-Molina delay ends well

    Dan Rafael

    Sometimes what looks like a big disappointment ultimately works out for the best. Case in point: Ishe Smith's first junior middleweight title defense against mandatory challenger Carlos Molina. In February, Smith outpointed Cornelius "K9" Bundrage...

    Blog | September 09, 2013
  9. Mayweather-Alvarez officials' pay

    Dan Rafael

    Most of us know by now that Floyd Mayweather Jr. is the highest-paid athlete in the world and that he will rake in a record purse for his junior middleweight unification showdown with Canelo Alvarez on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. ...

    Blog | September 09, 2013
  10. Floyd Mayweather is expected to take down Canelo Alvarez on Sept....

    Dan Rafael

    In ESPN The Magazine's Fighting Issue, Dan Rafael crunches the numbers to see which undefeated fighter will be the first to take it on the chin in the Mayweather-Alvarez match on Sept. 14.

    Story | Conversation | September 06, 2013
  11. Kenny Bayless to referee Floyd Mayweather-Saul Alvarez showdown

    Dan Rafael

    Kenny Bayless was to referee the junior middleweight unification fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Saul "Canelo" Alvarez on Sept. 14 (Showtime PPV) at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2013
  12. Bradley-Matthysse sparring session

    Dan Rafael

    Well here's one way around the Top Rank-Golden Boy cold war: Although the promoters' fighters aren't going to fight each other for real any time soon, welterweight titleholder Timothy Bradley Jr., who is with Top Rank, and interim junior welterweight...

    Blog | August 29, 2013
  13. Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Saul Alvarez undercard finalized

    Dan Rafael

    Golden Boy Promotions and Mayweather Promotions on Thursday finalized the undercard for the biggest fight card of the year.

    Story | Conversation | August 08, 2013
  14. Mayweather-Alvarez in theaters

    Dan Rafael

    A few notes from the boxing world: • Fans who like watching the biggest pay-per-view fights at a movie theater can do so again for the year's biggest bout, the Sept. 14 junior middleweight unification bout between pound-for-pound king...

    Blog | July 31, 2013
  15. Iron Mike picks Mayweather

    Dan Rafael

    Former heavyweight champ Mike Tyson, a regular at ringside for major fights, is looking forward -- like most boxing fans -- to the showdown between pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Canelo Alvarez, who will meet to unify junior middleweig...

    Blog | July 22, 2013
  16. Garcia-Matthysse on Sept. 14 card?

    Dan Rafael

    One of the most anticipated fights in boxing is a showdown between top junior welterweights Danny Garcia and Lucas Matthysse, a matchup that has been in the works since Matthysse destroyed Lamont Peterson in three rounds in May while a stunned Garcia...

    Blog | July 18, 2013