Boxing

10:59 PM ET Former junior middleweight world titleholder Jermell Charlo was acquitted in a Dallas courtroom Wednesday of two counts of domestic violence against his former girlfriend. The Houston resident, who trains in Dallas, was arrested in May 2018 for allegedly trying to choke his then-girlfriend, Jazmyne Olison, pulling her hair and forcing her against
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12:09 PM ET 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 Charlie Edwards celebrates his victory over Cristofer Rosales at London’s O2 Arena for the WBC World Flyweight Championship — Dec. 22, 2018. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
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9:43 PM ET The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame unveiled its seventh annual induction class on Tuesday and it is led by all-time greats Bernard Hopkins and Juan Manuel Marquez in the non-Nevada resident category. Hopkins, the former middleweight and light heavyweight world champion, and Marquez, the legendary Mexican star who claimed titles in four
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10:16 PM ET Junior welterweight Arnold Barboza is an unbeaten up-and-comer looking to add the name of a former world titleholder to his résumé. Mike Alvarado is a former titleholder on the backside of his career, but still has hope of landing another shot. It is with that backdrop that Barboza and Alvarado will meet
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1:16 AM ET ARLINGTON, Texas — Welterweight world titlist Errol Spence Jr. had just finished with his one-sided domination of Mikey Garcia when he went to the postfight news conference in the bowels of AT&T Stadium in the wee hours of Sunday morning. It was there where Ringstar Sports promoter Richard Schaefer declared what many
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10:44 PM ET Heavyweight world titlist Deontay Wilder’s mandatory defense against Dominic Breazeale is set to be announced at a news conference on Tuesday afternoon at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, but that is not the intriguing part. That Wilder will face Breazeale is no secret because it is the mandatory fight that was
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9:48 PM ET When Michael Conlan returned to the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden on Sunday for his third St. Patrick’s Day bout at the famous venue, a packed house of Kelly green clad fans greeted him with an ovation. The switch-hitting native of Belfast, Northern Ireland didn’t let them down. He was in
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8:21 PM ET Former welterweight titleholder Luis Collazo, blood streaming down his face from a cut over his left eye for much of the later rounds, stayed relevant with a split decision over Samuel Vargas in a hard fought 10-round battle. Two judges scored the fight for Collazo 96-94 and 98-92 and the third for
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3:44 AM ET ARLINGTON, Texas — Former super middleweight world titlist David Benavidez ended a frustrating 13 months with a one-sided, second-round demolition of J’Leon Love in the Errol Spence Jr.-Mikey Garcia co-feature on Saturday night at AT&T Stadium. “It’s a dream come true to fight on this stage in front of these fans. These
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