Mike Tyson has been chosen to present Evander Holyfield for his induction into Nevada’s Boxing Hall of Fame on August 9, in, of course, Las Vegas, the scene of many crimes, factual and fictional.
Here is a list of five things you didn’t know about Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.
If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.
From fiction to reality, the underdog often chirps until he’s champ. So it is with Erislandy Lara. While technically the champion here and universally respected as a fighter, Lara has little of Canelo’s cash or cachet, and just a fraction of Canelo’s traction among the media.
On July 12, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Erislandy Lara are fighting in Las Vegas. While technically not a title fight, it’s considered the de facto championship bout at 154 lbs.
By: Adam Bloom Our Pre-Game Playlist series, that can be found at CBSLocalSports.com, features athletes sharing the music they’re currently listening to. This includes songs they enjoy blasting in the car to music that relates to their […]
Coming up on the 13th this month, the Tampa Bay Times Forum is staging some big time boxing matches and one of the fighters who will be fighting that night is China “The Dragon” Smith. […]
Is boxing dead??? I say no. Is it on life support??? Perhaps. The question is… Can boxing be saved??? Absolutely. I’m old school. I still like boxing over MMA. I get the appeal with mixed-martial […]
Manny Pacquiao, one of the few boxers to still move the needle, fights Timothy Bradley this weekend for the WBO welterweight title.
Over the past few weeks, Justin and Jim have had a couple of very good guests on who The Commish became a big fan of Rays starting pitcher Alex Cobb and Tampa Bay Lightning goalie […]