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Teofimo Lopez Sr. and Jr.

Father knows best?

The only person more confident in Teofimo Lopez’s ability might just be father/trainer Teofimo Lopez Sr. And that makes this Lopez tandem twice as ambitious.

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Lightweight Teofimo Lopez (right) vs. William Silva. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Teofimo Lopez: ‘I am never satisfied. I have to earn everything in life, and in boxing’

After another impressive win, on Saturday, unbeaten lightweight Teofimo Lopez and his father/trainer Teofimo Sr. candidly spoke to our own Bill Tibbs.

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Junior welterweight Regis Prograis (left) vs. Juan Jose Velasco. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Back from ‘The Big Easy’

Our own Steve Kim crosses off another task on his bucket list, as he traveled to New Orleans to cover ‘Top Rank Boxing on ESPN,’ and eat…and eat…and eat.

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Manny Pacquiao KOs Lucas Matthysse to capture WBA ‘regular’ welterweight title

On Saturday night (Sunday morning), eight-division champion Manny Pacquiao made his long-awaited return to the ring, against Lucas Matthysse, in Malaysia.

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Junior welterweight Regis Prograis. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

ESPN results: Regis Prograis stops Juan Jose Velasco

On Saturday night, ESPN broadcast a card with a homecoming main event featuring undefeated junior welterweight Regis Prograis, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Lightweight Teofimo Lopez. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Undefeated Teofimo Lopez continues ‘the takeover’ in New Orleans tonight

Tonight on ESPN, undefeated lightweight prospect Teofimo Lopez looks to continue what he and father/trainer Teofimo Lopez Sr. call ‘the takeover.’

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Undefeated junior welterweight contender Alex Saucedo (left) and manager Sam Katkovski

‘Sudden’ Sam Katkovski burns the midnight oil

Sam Katkovski really loves boxing and wants to see it make an immeasurable resurgence, as part of the Churchill Management Group. Steve Kim reports.

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Undefeated featherweight contender Joet Gonzalez (left) lands a left hand en route to a split decision victory over Rafael Rivera on July 13, 2018 at The Novo at L.A. Live in Los Angeles, California. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/Hoganphotos/Golden Boy Promotions

ESPN results: Joet Gonzalez edges Rafael Rivera in split decision win

On Friday night, Golden Boy Promotions and ESPN set up shop at the Novo at L.A. Live, for a card topped by featherweight Joet Gonzalez vs. Rafael Rivera.

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Manny Pacquiao (right) vs. Jeff Horn. Photo credit: Chris Hyde/Getty Images

The Last Action Hero: On Manny Pacquiao

Once a symbol of a braver, bolder era in boxing, Manny Pacquiao’s next fight, tonight against Lucas Matthysse, seems to be cloaked in mediocrity.

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Featherweights Joet Gonzalez (left) and Rafael Rivera. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/Hoganphotos/Golden Boy Promotions

His name is ‘Joet’ without an ‘L’…like his record

Can undefeated featherweight Joet Gonzalez keep his undefeated streak alive, and enter contention at the same time, with a win over Rafael Rivera tonight?

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