1. Why Are Tyson, Mayweather Training Chris Brown and Soulja Boy for Boxing Match?

    The social media feud between Chris Brown and Soulja Boy is about to spill into the boxing ring. Why are legends of the sport Mike Tyson and Floyd Mayweather Jr. involved as trainers? Watch the video above to find out...

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  2. Floyd Mayweather Comments on Fight Negotiations with Conor McGregor

    Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. said negotiations for a fight between him and UFC star Conor McGregor are still ongoing and the Notorious has turned down an offer of $15 million to fight him...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 4 months ago 40,909 reads 106 comments

  3. Manny Pacquiao vs. Jeff Horn: Fight Date Announced, Comments and Reaction

    Manny Pacquiao ended his brief and unofficial retirement when he took down Jessie Vargas by unanimous decision Nov. 5, and he's reportedly set to re-enter the ring with a 60th career win in his sights...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 21,125 reads 61 comments

  4. Badou Jack Focused on Outsmarting James DeGale Amid Pre-Fight Trash Talk

    Badou Jack believes he has plenty of advantages coming into his super middleweight unification fight with James DeGale Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on Showtime Championship Boxing ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 4 months ago 1,654 reads 7 comments

  5. Under-the-Radar Boxers to Watch in 2017

    Despite such important bouts as Sergey Kovalev vs. Andre Ward, Keith Thurman vs. Shawn Porter and Terence Crawford vs...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 5 months ago 7,550 reads 4 comments

  6. Mike Tyson Confirms He Will Train Chris Brown for Fight vs. Soulja Boy

    The anticipated bout between Chris Brown and Soulja Boy will have an added level of intrigue, with Mike Tyson siding with Brown...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 51,341 reads 84 comments

  7. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of January 8

    It's the first fight week of 2017! Badou Jack and James DeGale will clash Saturday night at the Barclays Center with the WBC and IBF Super Middleweight Championships on the line...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 5 months ago 5,067 reads 22 comments

  8. HBO Boxing Faces an Uphill Battle After a Tough 2016

    By any objective measure, 2016 will go down as a trying one for the folks at HBO Boxing . The network, which has long prided itself—and not without merit—as the home ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 5 months ago 10,657 reads 37 comments

  9. 2017 Wish Lists for Boxing's Top Stars

    With the holidays now in the rearview mirror and another 12 months of boxing ahead of us, we decided it would be a good time to take a look at some of the wish list items for boxing's top stars...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 5 months ago 5,648 reads 22 comments

  10. Boxer Victor Ortiz Reportedly Charged with 2 Misdemeanor Counts of DUI

    Former WBC welterweight champion Victor Ortiz has reportedly been charged with two counts of driving under the influence after being arrested in September last year. That's according to TMZ , which reported the boxer was detained on Sept...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 5 months ago 11,423 reads 7 comments

  11. 10 Things for Boxing Fans to Look Forward to in 2017

    The new year might have only just begun, but the boxing calendar is filling up fast. January is usually a slow month for the Sweet Science, but 2017 will feature a rematch of last ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 5 months ago 10,199 reads 44 comments

  12. Carl Frampton vs. Leo Santa Cruz Tops the 10 Fights to Watch in January

    While January is normally a quiet time in the boxing world, several fights are worth seeing during the opening month of 2017...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 2,440 reads 0 comments

  13. An A-to-Z of Boxing in 2016: An Alphabetical Review of the Year

    While 2016 didn't quite live up to expectations, it still turned out to be an eventful year in the boxing world. Star names sadly stayed apart from each other, leaving an expectant audience still waiting to see the bouts it desperately craves...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 2,090 reads 4 comments

  14. Burning Questions for Boxing in 2017

    Burning boxing questions come in two basic varieties: "Will they fight?" and "Who will win when they do fight?" Will Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin finally meet in the ring ...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 5 months ago 4,398 reads 25 comments

  15. British Pound-for-Pound Rankings at the End of 2016

    As 2016 draws to a close, it is time to reflect on the past 12 months in British boxing. In truth, it has been an up-and-down year...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 3,339 reads 6 comments

  16. Nick Blackwell Awakes from Coma: Latest Details, Reaction

    British boxer Nick Blackwell has regained consciousness from a coma brought about by life-threatening brain injuries, per BBC Sport ...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 5 months ago 3,771 reads 7 comments

  17. Bleacher Report's Boxing Awards for 2016

    There's something special about fighters — men and women who are willing to step into the spotlight and test their will, stamina, courage and skill against each other...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 5 months ago 7,109 reads 15 comments

  18. Bold Predictions for Boxing in 2017

    It's that time of year again! Out with the old and in with the new. So, here at Bleacher Report, that means it's time for our year-end tradition of making bold (and hopefully accurate) ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 5 months ago 10,642 reads 63 comments

  19. Wladimir Klitschko Sees His Past Self When Looking at Anthony Joshua

    Stop us if you've heard this one before. A mammoth heavyweight boxer parlays Olympic gold into a quick professional championship and sets his sights on long-term domination of the sport's most glamorous division...

    Lyle Fitzsimmons Written by Lyle Fitzsimmons about 5 months ago 2,671 reads 9 comments

  20. Deontay Wilder vs. Andrzej Wawrzyk: Fight Date Announced, Comments, Reaction

    WBC heavyweight boxing champion Deontay Wilder will reportedly next defend his title against Andrzej Wawrzyk on Feb. 25, 2017, at Legacy Arena in Birmingham, Alabama. Aaron Suttles of the Tuscaloosa News first reported the fight details Tuesday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 5,495 reads 30 comments

  21. Chris Eubank Jr. Features in 5 British Fighters Whose Stocks Fell in 2016

    Having already picked out the Brits who saw their stocks rise in 2016 , the time has come to take a look at those who have seen their standings dip over the same period of time...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 3,942 reads 10 comments

  22. 5 British Fighters Whose Stock Has Risen over the Course of 2016

    While a week is said to be a long time in politics, a year is definitely a long time in boxing. When Bleacher Report compiled this list at the end of 2015 , Anthony Crolla, Tyson Fury and Liam Smith were all included...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 2,147 reads 2 comments

  23. Boxing's Biggest 'What Ifs' from 2016

    As boxing fans, we must live with our "what ifs." There are always certain matchups that fail to materialize or fall through at the last minute. But every year, certain near misses sting more than the rest...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 5 months ago 3,987 reads 24 comments

  24. The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of December 18

    Joe Smith Jr. emphatically ended the career of Bernard Hopkins with an eighth-round knockout victory Saturday night at the Forum in Los Angeles...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 5 months ago 5,843 reads 63 comments

  25. Kell Brook and Amir Khan Feature in 3 Christmas Wishes for British Boxing Fans

    Socks. It is a certainty at Christmas that someone will give you socks. There are no such certainties when it comes to British boxing, however. Despite a topsy-turvy year in terms of results on the world stage, the future continues to look bright...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 5 months ago 3,767 reads 3 comments