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Mario Barrios vows to learn from loss to Gervonta Davis,

Mario Barrios took his first pro loss this past Saturday against Gervonta Davis, but if anything he probably gained new fans in the valiant effort — at the very least, he certainly hasn’t lost any. When Barrios arrived home in San Antonio, fans from his hometown were there to greet him. Barrios called the warm…

Boxing Results: Chicharito González Retains His Flyweight Title ⋆ Boxing

Cristian “Chicharito” González defeated Saúl “Baby” Juárez by unanimous decision (96-93, 96-93 and 97-93) and retained his WBC Fecarbox Flyweight title in the main event title flght on EstrellaTV’s monthly boxing series “Boxeo EstrellaTV.” The series occurs the last Friday night of every month in 2021, and is broadcast live from Foro Viena in Mexico…

Amir Khan explains why Kell Brook fight still relevant, wants

Former world titleholder Amir Khan is the latest fighter to join Brian Custer’s Last Stand Podcast, and during this episode Khan discusses his plans to return to the ring before the year is out while explaining why the time is right to take on longtime rival Kell Brook. Khan also shares his opinion on a…

Photos: Martinez beats Cordova ⋆ Boxing News 24

Julio Cesar Martinez defended his WBC World Flyweight title with a brutal sixth round stoppage win over Joel Cordova at the Dome Alcalde – CODE Jalisco in Guadalajara, Mexico, live worldwide on DAZN Wrecking machine Martinez (18-1 14 KOs) was making the third defense of his title, but Cordova (12-5-2 3 KOs) began the fight…

Keith Thurman not interested in Vergil Ortiz and Jaron Ennis,

Former welterweight titleholder Keith Thurman chats a bit with Fight Hype about some up-and-coming welterweights who would be interested in facing him with Thurman essentially saying he thinks Vergil Ortiz and Jaron Ennis still need to build themselves up a bit while he’s looking towards bigger fights. On being called out by Vergil Ortiz Jr…

Hamzah Sheeraz vs Ezequiel Gurria, Chris Jenkins vs Ekow Essuman

Queensberry’s July 24th Joe Joyce vs. Carlos Takam show will feature a number of up-and-coming prospects, including 22-year-old super welterweight Hamzah Sheeraz, and a quality British title fight between Chris Jenkins and Ekow Essuman. Sheeraz (12-0, 8 KO) has looked the goods thus far as a professional, most recently dominating Argentine veteran Guido Nicolas Pitto…

Boxing Results: Vasyl “Loma” Lomachenko Stops Masayoshi Nakatani! ⋆ Boxing

By Ken Hissner: At the Virgin Hotels, in Las Vegas, Nevada, Bob Arum’s Top Rank, over ESPN+ presented in the Main Event former 3-division world champion Vasyl “Loma” Lomachenko stopped Japan’s Masayoshi Nakatani in nine rounds. In the co-feature middleweight, Kazakhstan’s former 2016 Olympian Zhanibek Alimkhanuly stopped former WBA Middleweight world champion Rob “Bravo” Brant…

Fury vs Wilder 3: All-heavyweight main card official for July

As revealed earlier this month, the July 24th Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder 3 pay-per-view will feature a additional trio of heavyweight tussles, including a clash of unbeaten prospects, long-brewing rematch, and the latest from one of the most promising up-and-comers in the division. The co-feature pits Top Rank product Efe Ajagba (15-0, 12 KO)…

Boxing Results: Gervonta Davis stops Mario Barrios in 11th round

By Matt Lieberman: Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis (25-0, 24 KOs) got off to a slow start in the first half of the contest but then came roaring back to stop previously unbeaten WBA ‘regular’ light welterweight champion Mario Barrios (26-1, 17 KOs) in the 11th round on Saturday night at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta.…

Photos: Lomachenko Defeats Nakatani, Janibek Batters Brant ⋆ Boxing News

Vasiliy “Loma” Lomachenko returned in a big way. The former pound-for-pound king and three-weight world champion knocked out Masayoshi Nakatani in the ninth round of a lightweight main event Saturday at The Theater at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas. Lomachenko (15-2, 11 KOs) faced a hint of adversity when a headbutt opened up a cut in the opening…