By Marc Auker LAS VEGAS – Legendary boxer Floyd “Money” Mayweather defeated UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor on Saturday by technical knockout (TKO) in one of the biggest matches in the history of combat sports. By beating McGregor, Mayweather, 40, earned win number 50 of his storied career and officially retired from the sport. With… Read More
By Marc Auker Few sporting events have gained the widespread attention that the upcoming super fight between boxer Floyd Mayweather and UFC mixed martial artist Conor McGregor has. The fight, which is slated for Aug. 26, has attracted the attention of the American rock group the Killers in the form of a new music video… Read More
Olympics In High Heels: Meet Boxer Claressa Shields As we get closer to the Olympics, we will be doing spotlights on the athletes competing, as well as who to watch. Today, we meet Claressa Shields, who will be in the boxing division of the Olympics.
CELEBRITY TRIBUTE: MUHAMMAD ALI It is with great sadness that I report that boxing legend Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74. The ‘Greatest Of All Time’ was in the hospital for several days due to respiratory illness and septic shock, according to his family.
TV IN HIGH HEELS: SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING LAS VEGAS, NV – May 8, 2016 – “Showtime” Shawn Porter is hitting New York City next week in advance of his June 25 “SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS” fight presented by Premier Boxing Champions live from Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
KENNY ALBERT MAKES NETWORK TV BOXING DEBUT ON PREMIER BOXING CHAMPIONS SHOW LIVE FROM LAS VEGAS IN PRIMETIME THIS SAT., JULY 25, AT 9 P.M. ET ON NBCSN via press release: STAMFORD, Conn. – July 21, 2015 – Premier Boxing Champions returns in primetime this Saturday, July 25 at 9 p.m. ET on NBCSN, at The Pearl at Palms… Read More
Fearless Female Friday: Heather Hardy Interviewed Heather “The Heat” Hardy is a single mother and elite boxer from the Bronx who has fought to overcome adversity her whole life in order to rise to the top of her profession. She’s a survivor of sexual assault and is just now speaking up against the brutal sex crimes committed… Read More