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Mike Tyson: Weight shifts, body changes during career (w/ pics)

Mike Tyson was the youngest man to win the heavyweight title. He was just 20 years old when he defeated Trevor Berbick on November 22, 1986. He's also a fight legend and one of the most popular athletes the world has ever seen. Let's not forget that...

Canelo vs Golvkin 3: A soft(er) touch for Alvarez?

Did Canelo Alvarez accept the Matchroom deal over the PBC deal because the former offered a ‘soft touch’ in Canelo Alvarez? Former boxing champion Paulie Malignaggi posed the question on ProBox TV recently. He suggested the PBC deal would have had Canelo pitted against Jermell Charlo...

Jack Johnson fought well into his 60s

Are we entering an 'Age of Exhibitions?" Fifty-something fight legends Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr engaged in a high-profile exhibition in November and it was announced yesterday that all-time great Evander Holyfield will face former journeyman Kevin McBride on June 5th in the chief support bout between unified lightweight champion Teofimo Lopez and George Kambosos Jr. So, how...

Jemal Hinton (22-0, 17 KO), who abruptly retired from boxing in ‘92, dead at 51

If you’re over 45 and a hardcore boxing fan, you might remember Jemal Hinton – a supremely talented super bantamweight who fought a bunch of times on national TV and was rising through the ranks until he simply disappeared. Yes, Hinton, who trained at Kronk Gym...

Anthony Joshua: Religion played a role in Saudi Arabia fight?

Diriyah, Saudi Arabia will host the rematch between newly-crowned WBA/WBO/IBF Heavyweight Champion Andy Ruiz and former kingpin Anthony Joshua. Saudi Arabia will reportedly spend as much as £80m ($98 Mil) to stage the rematch and promoter Eddie Hearn received more than £33m ($40 Mil) to bring the fight to...