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Stevenson fades, keeps title with draw vs. Jack

Adonis Stevenson made his ninth title defense -- but just barely -- Saturday night, after Badou Jack took it to the tiring champion and appeared to be the busier fighter in the second half of their bout, which ended in a majority draw.

Stevenson, Jack battle to majority draw

Adonis Stevenson retains his WBC light heavyweight title after his bout with Badou Jack is ruled a majority draw.


Jack accidentally nails ref with left hand



Russell Jr. vs. Diaz Jr.

Russell Jr. tops Diaz Jr. via unanimous decision

Gary Russell Jr. won a unanimous decision against mandatory challenger Joseph Diaz Jr. to retain his featherweight world title on Saturday night at the MGM National Harbor.

Russell outpoints Diaz to defend belt

Gary Russell Jr. gives Joseph Diaz Jr. his first defeat as a pro, winning an impressive unanimous decision to retain his featherweight title.



Warrington eyes Frampton after world title win

Josh Warrington would have no qualms about travelling to Belfast to take on Carl Frampton, but the new IBF featherweight champion is doubtful a bout can be arranged for this summer.

Selby set to step up to junior lightweight

Lee Selby plans to step up to junior lightweight after Saturday's split points defeat to Josh Warrington at Elland Road.

Warrington tops Selby for featherweight title

Josh Warrington captured the IBF world featherweight title from Lee Selby via split decision scores of 116-112 and 115-113 to 115-113 on Saturday in Leeds.

Fury Returns

Fury aiming to qualify as a doctor after boxing

Tyson Fury has outlined that he wants to become a doctor once he retires from boxing.

Fury comeback starts against Seferi June 9

Tyson Fury's opponent for his June 9 comeback fight will be Sefer Seferi.


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Duno takes unanimous decision over Gonzalez

In a pair of lightweight bouts Thursday night, Romero Duno beat Gilberto Gonzalez by unanimous decision, while Oscar Duarte outpointed Rey Perez in the co-feature in Indio, California.

Duno outlasts Gonzalez in hard-fought bout

Romero Duno defeats Gilberto Gonzalez by unanimous decision in the main event of Golden Boy on ESPN in Indio, California.








The great Lomachenko

Bunce: Lomachenko is one of the greatest boxers

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Rankings: Lomachenko takes over lightweight division

Vasiliy Lomachenko went up in weight and stopped Jorge Linares to take the No. 1 spot at 135 pounds. But what other changes have been made in ESPN's boxing divisional rankings? Dan Rafael reveals his new world standings and what's next for the fighters.





Should David Haye retire from boxing?

ESPN's Steve Bunce discusses David Haye's second defeat to Tony Bellew and reveals when fighters should call time on their careers.



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Lomachenko stops Linares with 10th round TKO

Vasiliy Lomachenko survived a sixth-round knockdown to score a 10th-round knockout of Jorge Linares to take the lightweight world championship on Saturday at Madison Square Garden.

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Lomachenko finishes Linares with liver shot


Vasiliy Lomachenko has just 12 professional fights and has won titles in three different divisions. Unreal.

Arash Markazi, ESPN Senior Writer9d ago

Linares-Lomachenko post-fight

Lomachenko makes history with 'perfect' body shot

Vasiliy Lomachenko overcomes being knocked down to finish Jorge Linares in the 10th round, winning a title in his third weight class.


Atlas would like to see Loma fight Mikey Garcia

Teddy Atlas would rather see Vasiliy Lomachenko move up in weight class to face Mikey Garcia over a rematch with Jorge Linares.


Former champion and ESPN boxing analyst Timothy Bradley would like to see a fight between Vasiliy Lomachenko and Mikey Garcia.

Andres Ferrari, ESPN Editor9d ago



Linares-Lomachenko press conference

Lomachenko said Linares was a good fighter and that he relaxed a little bit in the sixth round "and he caught me."

Andres Ferrari, ESPN Editor9d ago

Robert Diaz of Golden Boy, Jorge Linares promoter, said there were no losers tonight, just winners.

Andres Ferrari, ESPN Editor9d ago

Top Rank promoter Bob Arum said the fighters have a great show without trash talking or foul language.

Andres Ferrari, ESPN Editor9d ago

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Linares knocks down Lomachenko in sixth

Jorge Linares lands a right hand flush to Vasiliy Lomachenko that sends him to the mat. Lomachenko gets up and survives the round.


Linares-Lomachenko round-by-round analysis

What a great fight!!! Lomachenko is Lansing pinches in Round 8, but Linares responds every time. Crowd is entertaining, reacting to every punch.

Andres Ferrari, ESPN Editor9d ago

Carlos Adames vs. Alejandro Barrera round-by-round


Lopez celebrates KO with Fortnite dance

Teofimo Lopez Jr. lands a grazing right hand that sends Vitor Freitas to the canvas and uses the "Take the L" dance from Fortnite.


Michael Conlan vs. Ibon Larrinaga

Michael Conlan is using his left jab perfectly to set up his right hand but when he waits too long, Ibon Larrinaga is able to land his right hand. Three rounds down, five to go.

Andres Ferrari, ESPN Editor9d ago

Michael Conlan walked into the ring at Madison Square Garden wearing a personalized New York Knicks jersey.

Arash Markazi, ESPN Senior Writer9d ago


Lightweight world titleholder Jorge Linares arrives at Madison Square Garden for his fight against junior lightweight world titlist Vasiliy Lomachenko. Video by Bernardo Osuna.

Andres Ferrari, ESPN Editor9d ago

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