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Anderson Silva Undergoes Surgery on Broken Left Leg

Anderson Silva Undergoes Surgery on Broken Left Leg

Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) — After breaking his left leg during Saturday night’s fight against Chris Weidman, Anderson Silva underwent surgery at a Las Vegas hospital.
The operation was performed by Dr. Steven Sanders, the UFC’…

Manny Pacquiao Defeats Brandon Rios By Unanimous Decision

Manny Pacquiao Defeats Brandon Rios By Unanimous Decision

Jeoffrey Maitem/Getty Images(MACAU) — Manny Pacquiao (55-5-2; 38 KO) defeated Brandon Rios (31-2-1; 23KO) by unanimous decision on Sunday in his first match since losing to Juan Manuel Marquez last December.Pacquiao dominated the fight from the openin…

Floyd Mayweather Remains Unbeaten With Win Over Canelo Alvarez

Floyd Mayweather Remains Unbeaten With Win Over Canelo Alvarez

ESPN(LAS VEGAS) –WBA Super light middleweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. dominated Canelo Alvarez Saturday night to win the WBC light middleweight championship.The 36-year-old Mayweather won via decision, with two judges scoring the fight 117-111 a…

Tommy Morrison Dead at 44

Tommy Morrison Dead at 44

(NEW YORK) — Tommy Morrison, the former WBO heavyweight champion, passed away at a hospital in Omaha, Nebraska at the age of 44 Sunday night.
Morrison won the heavyweight title in 1993 when he defeated George Foreman. Morrison was scheduled to defend …

Jesus Soto Karass Defeats Andre Berto Via TKO In 12th Round

Jesus Soto Karass Defeats Andre Berto Via TKO In 12th Round

Ronald Martinez/Golden Boy/Golden Boy via Getty Images(SAN ANTONIO) — Jesus Soto Karass (28-8-3, 18KOs) stopped two-time champion Andre Berto (28-3, 22KOs) in the 12th round of their welterweight fight Saturday night.Berto took control of the fight ea…

Golovkin Retains Titles With 3rd Round KO Of Macklin

Golovkin Retains Titles With 3rd Round KO Of Macklin

VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images(LEDYARD, Conn.) — WBA and IBO middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin stopped Matthew Macklin in the third round Saturday night to retain his titles.The 31-year-old Golovkin sent Macklin crashing to the canvas with a left …

Mikey Garcia Stops Juan Manuel Lopez In The Fourth Round

Mikey Garcia Stops Juan Manuel Lopez In The Fourth Round

Tom Pennington/Getty Images(DALLAS) — Despite having to vacate his WBO featherweight championship after failing to make weight, Mikey Garcia (32-0, 27KOs) stopped Juan Manuel Lopez (33-3) in the fourth round Saturday night at the American Airlines Are…

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Defeats Robert Guerrero

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Defeats Robert Guerrero

Al Bello/Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeated Robert Guerrero with a unanimous 12-round decision Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden arena in Las Vegas to retain his WBC welterweight championship. All three judges scored the figh…

Rigondeaux Wins WBO Super Bantamweight Championship

Rigondeaux Wins WBO Super Bantamweight Championship

Al Bello/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — WBA super bantamweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux (12-0) captured the WBO super bantamweight title with a unanimously decision over Nonito Donaire (31-2) at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Saturday night….

Hokpins Wins IBF Light Heavyweight Championship At Age 48

Hokpins Wins IBF Light Heavyweight Championship At Age 48

Elsa/Golden Boy/Golden Boy via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — 48-year-old Bernard Hopkins won the IBF light heavyweight title on Saturday night with a 12-round unanimous decision over Tavoris Cloud at the Barcalys Center in Brooklyn. With the victory, Hopki…

Former Champion Chavez Jr. Banned By Nevada Athletic Commission

Former Champion Chavez Jr. Banned By Nevada Athletic Commission

Jeff Bottari/Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) — Former WBC Middleweight Champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (46-1-1) was suspended for nine months and fined $900,000 by the Nevada Athletic Commission on Thursday for failing a drug test last year. The 27-year-old C…

Broner Stops Rees To Retain WBC Lightweight Championship

Broner Stops Rees To Retain WBC Lightweight Championship

Al Bello/Golden Boy/Golden Boy/Getty Images(ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.) — Undefeated Adrien Broner (26-0, 22 KOs) retained the WBC lightweight title Saturday night at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City with a fifth round TKO of Gavin Rees (37-2-1, 19KOS).The 23…

Marquez Knocks Out Pacquiao in Six

Marquez Knocks Out Pacquiao in Six

Al Bello/Getty Images(LAS VEGAS) — Juan Manuel Marquez made sure there was no doubt he won this fight. Marquez knocked out Manny Pacquiao with seconds left in the sixth round, giving Marquez his first victory over the Pacquiao in four attempts.
In Mar…

Trout Defeats Cotto To Retain WBA Light Middleweight Title

Trout Defeats Cotto To Retain WBA Light Middleweight Title

Elsa/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Austin Trout (26-0, 14 KOs) won a 12-round unanimous decision over Miguel Cotto (37-4, 30 KOs) Saturday night at Madison Square Garden, to retain his WBA Light Middleweight title.The 27-year-old Trout dominated Cotto over…

Hector "Macho" Camacho Dies

Hector "Macho" Camacho Dies

TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — Hector “Macho” Camacho has died.  Camacho was shot in the face on Tuesday and announced clinically brain dead on Thursday while on life support.  His family decided to take him off s…

Former Boxing Champ Hector "Macho" Camacho is Brain Dead

Former Boxing Champ Hector "Macho" Camacho is Brain Dead

RHONA WISE/AFP/Getty Images(SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico) — Former boxing champion Hector “Macho” Camacho was declared clinically brain dead by doctors Thursday.
“We have done everything we could,” Director of the Centro Medico trauma center in San Juan Dr….

Report: Hall Of Fame Boxing Trainer Emanuel Steward Passes Away At 68

Report: Hall Of Fame Boxing Trainer Emanuel Steward Passes Away At 68

Ronald C. Modra/Sports Imagery/Getty Images(DETROIT) — Boxing Hall of Fame trainer Emanuel Steward passed away on Thursday at the age of 68, according to the Detroit Free Press.Steward’s sister, Diane Steward-Jones, told the Free Press that her …

2012 Olympics: Day 16 Recap

2012 Olympics: Day 16 Recap

Bill Clark/Getty Images(LONDON) — Track And Field Marathon – Gold: Stephen Kiprotich of Uganda; Silver: Abel Kirui of Kenya; Bronze: Wilson Kopsang Kiprotich of Kenya;Volleyball Men’s – Gold: Russia; Silver: Brazil; Bronze: Italy;Cyc…

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Released from Jail

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Released from Jail

FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/GettyImages(LAS VEGAS) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. was released from a Las Vegas jail on Friday after serving two months of a three-month sentence in a misdemeanor domestic battery case.
Boxing fans may still be hoping to see a Manny …

Day 3 Recap Of The 2012 London Olympics

Day 3 Recap Of The 2012 London Olympics

Adam Pretty/Getty Images(LONDON) –  Basketball – Women’s Preliminary – Group A: The United States beat Angola, 90-38. Candace Parker had 14 points and 12 rebounds for the Stars and Stripes.Beach Volleyball – Men’s Gr…

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