Boxing

NEW YORK — Welterweight prospect Carlos Adames made his American television debut with a hard-fought unanimous decision win over Alejandro Barrera on Saturday night on the Jorge Linares-Vasiliy Lomachenko undercard at Madison Square Garden. Adames, 24, a former amateur standout from the Dominican Republic who signed with Top Rank in February, was fighting for the
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Where: Madison Square Garden in New YorkWhen: SaturdayTV: ESPN, ESPN Deportes, ESPN App, 8 p.m. ET At this point, it’s the only question worth asking: Who will win Saturday night’s world lightweight title fight between Jorge Linares and Vasiliy Lomachenko? Our experts make their picks. Dan RafaelESPN.com Lomachenko by KOGreat matchup, but Lomachenko is the
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New WBO champion Isaac Dogboe is still getting used to his new-found fame, after beating Jessie Magdaleno to claim the Super Bantamweight belt, but the Ghanaian is aiming for bigger bouts as early as August. Three weeks after defeating Magdaleno in Philadelphia via TKO to become Ghana’s youngest boxing world champion, the 23-year-old is getting
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New WBO champion Isaac Dogboe is still getting used to his new-found fame, after beating Jessie Magdaleno to claim the junior featherweight belt, but the Ghanaian is aiming for bigger bouts as early as August. Three weeks after defeating Magdaleno in Philadelphia via TKO to become Ghana’s youngest boxing world champion, the 23-year-old is getting
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May 9, 2018 Nick Parkinson Close •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 show Michael Conlan wants to be more like Carl Frampton than Conor McGregor as he prepares for his seventh professional fight on the Jorge Linares-Vasiliy
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The inaugural World Boxing Super Series tournaments in the cruiserweight and super middleweight divisions still have champions to crown, but organizer Comosa AG didn’t wait for their completion before unveiling some of the plans for a second season on Wednesday at a news conference in London. Promoter Kalle Sauerland, Comosa AG’s chief boxing officer, announced
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