AP - stats.sportsml.boxing.general.news http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - stats.sportsml.boxing.general.news News Tue, 24 May 2016 17:24:35 -0400 Column: McGregor vs Mayweather, a freak show with precedent Tue, 24 May 2016 16:14:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/boxing/2016/05/24/Tim.Dahlberg-052416/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_boxing_Tim.Dahlberg-052416 c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:4c0 The freak show that Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor are talking about will almost surely never happen, and for that anyone who would even consider opening their wallet to pay for it should be grateful. Lebedev stops Ramirez to unify WBA, IBF cruiserweight belts Sat, 21 May 2016 17:16:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/boxing/2016/05/21/Lebedev-Ramirez/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_boxing_Lebedev-Ramirez c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-1d74 Russia's Denis Lebedev stopped Argentina's Victor Emilio Ramirez in the second round to unify the WBA and IBF cruiserweight titles on Saturday. Dorticos beats Kalenga for WBA cruiserweight title Fri, 20 May 2016 17:16:46 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/boxing/2016/05/20/Kalenga-Dorticos/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_boxing_Kalenga-Dorticos c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-272d Yunier Dorticos of Cuba used unrelenting uppercuts and impressive accuracy to stop Youri Kalenga in the 10th round and take the vacant WBA interim cruiserweight title in Paris on Friday. Boxer Jermain Taylor avoids prison time for 3 felony charges Fri, 20 May 2016 13:24:13 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/boxing/2016/05/20/Jermain.Taylor-Arrest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_boxing_Jermain.Taylor-Arrest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-2a19 Former middleweight champion Jermain Taylor has avoided prison time on several felony charges stemming from three separate incidents in Arkansas, including firing a gun at a Martin Luther King Jr. parade. Boxer to take anger classes to resolve bar fracas with woman Fri, 20 May 2016 08:25:44 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/boxing/2016/05/18/Boxer.Versus.Woman/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_boxing_Boxer.Versus.Woman c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-4933 Former lightweight boxing champ Paul Spadafora has agreed to take anger management classes to resolve charges that he put a woman in a headlock at a Pittsburgh-area bar, drank her beer and then threw her down when she went outside to call police. Pacquiao's Senate victory brings him closer to presidency Thu, 19 May 2016 07:14:35 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/boxing/2016/05/19/Philippines-Elections-Pacquiao/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_boxing_Philippines-Elections-Pacquiao c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-3c02 Boxing great Manny Pacquiao was proclaimed Thursday as a winner of a Philippine Senate seat, bringing him closer to a possible crack at the presidency. Alvarez vacates WBC title as fight with Golovkin nears Wed, 18 May 2016 19:58:40 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/boxing/2016/05/19/Alvarez-Golovkin/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_boxing_Alvarez-Golovkin c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-3e8a Canelo Alvarez insists he wants to make the biggest fight boxing has to offer. Wilder on Povetkin doping: Like coming to fight with a knife Tue, 17 May 2016 14:58:34 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/boxing/2016/05/17/Heavyweight.Doping/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_boxing_Heavyweight.Doping c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-4d91 Deontay Wilder was willing to risk his heavyweight title and unbeaten mark against a hometown hero in Moscow. Povetkin says he is clean after Wilder bout postponed Mon, 16 May 2016 05:57:40 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/boxing/2016/05/16/Povetkin-Meldonium/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_boxing_Povetkin-Meldonium c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:1549a9d422c:-568c Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin denied taking meldonium Monday after a failed doping test caused his fight against WBC champion Deontay Wilder to be postponed.