In a major upset, Jeison Rosario stopped Julian Williams in the fifth round of Williams’ homecoming fight to take his unified junior middleweight world title Saturday night in Philadelphia.
Tyson Fury said on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show on ESPN Radio that it would be great for both boxing and combat sports if Conor McGregor returned to the ring. McGregor lost by TKO to Floyd Mayweather in 2017 and has spoken of fighting Manny Pacquiao.
Before Eleider “Storm” Alvarez takes on Michael Seals in the main event, check here for undercard results.
Heavyweight contender Adam Kownacki will face Robert Helenius in a world title eliminator on March 7 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, PBC announced on Friday.
Floyd Mayweather and Canelo Alvarez, onetime rivals, will take home the biggest prizes in the annual Boxing Writers Association of America awards.
Conor McGregor said it would be an “honor” to be in the first combat sports main event at Allegiant Stadium, adding that a fight against Manny Pacquiao is “something that interests me, no doubt.”
Former pound-for-pound king and four-division world champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez will get a chance to win another title next month.
From being homeless to winning world titles, Julian Williams appreciates his opportunity as he prepares to defend his belts.
Claressa Shields has visions of being able to compete in boxing and mixed martial arts simultaneously, her manager said, with the women’s three-weight boxing world champion possibly entering the cage “at the end of 2020.”
Steve Kim and Nick Parkinson list a few cornermen Josh Taylor might consider for his next head trainer.