Anahi Torres Wins and Female Boxing Grows

Veteran and former world champion Torres returned to the ring and gave an incredible performance this past February 24 on the under card of Super Fly 2 at The Forum . Once again she returned to the top by dethroning Australia’s unbeaten Louisa Hawton (7-1) for the vacant WBC International light flyweight title.

Loma or Linares: Who Wins?

In the movie business, it's the next big star, in the world of pop music, it's the next big thing.  In the fashion world, it's the trend of the season, and in the world of sports … the latest is the greatest.  Steph is greater than LeBron, who eclipses Kobe, who compares favorably to Jordan, etc.Can you insert Vasyl Lomachenko as one of these pop stars? And can he topple a real pro like Linares? 

Danny Garcia Beats Rios

Danny Garcia loaded up on a counter-right hand that took advantage of Brandon Rio's lazy left jab and knocked him out in front of a few thousand fans at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas on Saturday. 

Matthysse Wins First World Title By KO

In a fight for the vacant WBA welterweight title, the Argentine bomber was matched against undefeated Tewa Kiram (38-1, 28 Kos) of Thailand. The fight ended with an eighth round knockout by Matthysse over his tall long-limbed opponent.


Claressa Shields Victory

Gaining momentum with each victory, the express train that is Claressa Shields rolled into the Turning Stone Resort and Casino, and came away with a one-sided unanimous decision over Tori Nelson.

Fight Chatter: Results and upcoming action from around the world.

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez was found to have traces of a banned substance in his blood stream during a recent test. One of his results came back positive for trace levels of Clenbuterol, consistent with meat contamination that has impacted dozens of athletes in Mexico over the last years. 


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Azat Hovhannisyan defended the WBC Americas super bantamweight title against Santa Ana's Ronny Rios. Other photos include Alexis Rocha win over Miguel Dumas and Maricela Cornejo versus Lisa Garland. The boxing show was promoted by Golden Boy Promotions in Costa Mesa, Calif.

Cottos Farewell: Nostalgia at the Garden

Miguel Cotto chose to defend his junior middleweight title, his last fight before retiring, at The Garden.  His opponent, Sadam Ali, was chosen after possible pay-per-view fighters like Canelo Alvarez, and Gennady Golovkin rejected the proposal.

GGG and Canelo Gallery

Check this brief photo gallery of the fight between Gennady "GGG" Golovkin and Saul "Canelo"Alvarez that took place on Saturday Sept. 16 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. All photos were taken by Al Applerose.

Monster Inoue Photo Gallery

All photos by Al Applerose
Japan's most popular fighter Naoya "Monster" Inoue showed the American public at the StubHub Center that he could be the best super flyweight of them all on Saturday Sept. 9. Here is a photo gallery of the action from his fight against challenger Antonio Nieves for the WBO super flyweight title that Inoue holds.

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