Boxing Program Helps People With Parkinson’s Disease – Voice of America

Voice of America Boxing Program Helps People With Parkinson's DiseaseVoice of AmericaThe physical fitness business Rock Steady Boxing NOVA gym opened in McLean, Virginia last December. That was the good news for 75-year-old Neil Eisner. He was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease six years ago. He finds the boxing a helpful way to …and more » More: continued here

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Allow boxing in prisons, Ministry of Justice report says – BBC News

BBC News Allow boxing in prisons, Ministry of Justice report saysBBC NewsBoxing should be taught in prisons in England and Wales in an effort to improve discipline and boost education, an independent expert has said. A report for the Ministry of Justice said ministers should consider allowing combat sports – with the …and more » More: continued here

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Joseph ‘JoJo’ Diaz gets another shot at a featherweight title – ESPN

ESPN Joseph 'JoJo' Diaz gets another shot at a featherweight titleESPNA major component of ESPN's deal with Top Rank is streaming boxing events on ESPN+, and new sports streaming service DAZN kicks off its eight-year, $1 billion deal to stream Matchroom Boxing cards in September. Then there is Golden Boy's deal for at …and more » More: continued here

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Ugas vs. Barrionuevo Headlines Danny Garcia vs. Shawn Porter Undercard

Top 147-pound contender Yordenis Ugas and Argentine slugger Cesar Barrionuevo will battle in a WBC welterweight title eliminator while unbeaten Polish heavyweight contender Adam Kownacki will face former heavyweight champion Charles Martin in a 10-round attraction as part of a tripleheader live on Showtime Saturday, September 8 in a Premier Boxing Champions event from Barclays … The post Ugas vs. …

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Tyrone Crawley Jr Battles Ricardo Garcia For WBF Junior Welter Crown

The old saying “Like Father, Like Son” will be evident this Friday night at SugarHouse Casino as Tyrone Crawley Jr. battles Ricardo Garcia (14-3, 9 KOs) for the WBF Junior Welterweight championship. The eight-round bout will headline a 10-bout card that is promoted by King’s Promotions. Crawley (7-1) of Philadelphia has had an excellent camp … The post Tyrone Crawley …

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Welter Contender Jamal James Back In Action August 24

Welterweight contender Jamal James will return to action in his hometown as he takes on Mexico’s Mahonry Montes in the main event of an exciting night of Premier Boxing Champions on Fox and Fox Deportes action Friday, August 24 from the Armory in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The telecast begins at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT and … The post Welter Contender …

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Boxing champ Gervonta Davis calls out UFC’s TJ Dillashaw for MMA fight: ‘I will knock TJ out’ – Bloody Elbow

Bloody Elbow Boxing champ Gervonta Davis calls out UFC's TJ Dillashaw for MMA fight: 'I will knock TJ out'Bloody ElbowT.J. Dillashaw's rivalry with Cody Garbrandt might have reached its conclusion at UFC 227, but the reigning bantamweight champion has already found himself targeted by another up and coming prospect – and he's not even an MMA fighter. Shortly after …Boxing Champ …

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Brutal underground world of British bare-knuckle boxing revealed in shocking pictures – The Sun

The Sun Brutal underground world of British bare-knuckle boxing revealed in shocking picturesThe SunPhotographer Jack Taylor snapped competitors in Manchester with Ultimate Bare Knuckle Boxing, which is hoping to shed the sport's murky image. The Warrington-based promotions company says it operates to “stringent guidelines” and that it cares for … More: continued here

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Tai Tuivasa to sign new UFC contract despite boxing offer – Sporting News

Sporting News Tai Tuivasa to sign new UFC contract despite boxing offerSporting News“I got approached by the Rose brothers, Matt, Trent and George, and they showed interest in boxing,” Tuivasa told Sporting News. “I think it's a good option. I like to keep all my options open. “They haven't offered any opponents yet, but just …and more » More: continued here

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Logan Paul said he wants to fight in the UFC after his boxing match with KSI — and he called out Conor McGregor – Business Insider

Business Insider Logan Paul said he wants to fight in the UFC after his boxing match with KSI — and he called out Conor McGregorBusiness InsiderLogan Paul's war of words has finally extended beyond fellow YouTuber KSI, who he is due to fight in a highly-anticipated boxing match this month. Speaking to TMZ at Los Angeles International Airport, Paul expressed …

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Ritson to return on Sky Sports

Lewis Ritson will return to the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle, with Joshua Buatsi and David Allen also appearing on the bill on October 13, live on Sky Sports. More: continued here

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Boxing pound-for-pound rankings: Mikey Garcia, Oleksandr Usyk continue to climb – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com Boxing pound-for-pound rankings: Mikey Garcia, Oleksandr Usyk continue to climbCBSSports.comThe changing of the guard within boxing's pound-for-pound list has only continued in recent weeks as lightweight champion Mikey Garcia and cruiserweight king Oleksandyr Usyk continued to make big moves in the top 10. Garcia, 30, moved up two spots … More: continued here

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Lennox Lewis – It’s not easy being Undisputed – Boxing News Online

Boxing News Online Lennox Lewis – It's not easy being UndisputedBoxing News OnlineDon't miss any action. Sign up for the free BN newsletter(s) here. HISTORY can be contested. But Lennox Lewis won't let his legacy be disregarded, even if it meant confronting US broadcaster Showtime to remind them that he was the last undisputed … More: continued here

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