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WBA/WBC middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

So where will Canelo Alvarez land?

Now that HBO Sports is officially doing away with boxing programming, where does middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez go from here? Steve Kim reports.

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Steve Kim's October 2018 calendar

It’s Boxtoberfest

So boxing is dead? Sounds like a crock to us. Our own Steve Kim shares his “Peanuts” October calendar, which just happens to be choked with boxing action.

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ESPN+ results: Jose Uzcategui easily decisions Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna

On Friday night, Jose Uzcategui took a break from defending his 168-pound title by facing Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderna in a 10-round ESPN+ main event.

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HBO bows out of boxing

What had been foreseen for some time now was substantiated on Thursday morning: Starting in 2019, HBO Sports will no longer broadcast boxing.

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IBF junior bantamweight titlist Jerwin Ancajas (right) vs. Jonas Sultan. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Jerwin Ancajas to make sixth defense of IBF 115-pound title in Oakland

On September 28, IBF 115-pound titlist Jerwin Ancajas looks to deepen an indelible stamp in his division when he defends against Alejandro Santiago Barrios.

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Former unified light heavyweight titlist Sergey Kovalev (foreground) and promoter Kathy Duva. Photo credit: Stacey Verbeek

Kathy Duva says a ‘proxy war’ is taking place

Kathy Duva isn’t just the CEO of Main Events. She’s also a savvy businesswoman who believes DAZN could become the unfortunate casualty of a proxy war.

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WBA/WBC middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez. Photo credit: Tom Hogan/HoganPhotos/Golden Boy Promotions

The Championship Rounds: This and that from last weekend

A memorable weekend in boxing was capped off by the middleweight championship rematch between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Goolovkin. Bill Tibbs reports.

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Undefeated junior welterweights Antonio Orozco (left) and WBC titlist Jose Ramirez. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Antonio Orozco faces Jose Ramirez in Fresno

Leading up to his challenge of WBC junior welterweight titlist Jose Ramirez tonight, Antonio Orozco took no chances in preparing and making weight.

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WBO welterweight titlist Terence Crawford with Top Rank CEO Bob Arum. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Bob Arum says shackles of boxing are broken

According to Top Rank CEO Bob Arum, with boxing’s seemingly sudden resurgence over the past year, it has officially broken free of its shackles.

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Undefeated junior welterweights Antonio Orozco (left) and WBC titlist Jose Ramirez. Photo credit: Mikey Williams/Top Rank

Jose Ramirez aims to please in first title defense

Armed with a new trainer in Robert Garcia, WBC junior welterweight titlist Jose Ramirez is as ready as ever to face fellow unbeaten Antonio Orozco on Friday.

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