ATLANTIC CITY - About a dozen fans showed their allegiance to
Atlantic City welterweight Anthony "Juice" Young Friday
night by chanting for him throughout his fight against Rafael
Montalvo at Tropicana Casino and Resort.
ATLANTIC CITY — Somers Point middleweight Patrick Majewski and Middle Township middleweight Chuck Mussachio prepared for their fights at Bally’s Atlantic City with spirited sparring sessions together at Bullpen Vale Tudo in Egg Harbor Township.
ATLANTIC CITY — A few boxing fans trudged down the snow-covered Boardwalk toward a nearby casino early Sunday morning after watching WBC lightweight champion Adrien Broner notch a fifth-round TKO over Gavin Rees at Boardwalk Hall.
Edner Cherry (31-6-2, 17 KOs), of Miami, scored a mild upset on the Adrien Broner-Gavin Rees undercard with a sixth-round TKO over Vicente Escobedo (26-4, 15 KOs), of Woodland, Calif., at Boardwalk Hall on Saturday night.
Egg Harbor Township junior-middleweight DeCarlo Perez and Atlantic City junior-welterweight Althea Saunders will be in action Saturday night on promoter Joey Intrieri’s boxing card at Harrah’s Philadelphia in Chester, Pa.
LAS VEGAS - The idea of Manny Pacquiao being knocked out cold was shocking enough. The sight of him face down on the canvas, unresponsive even as bedlam broke out all around him, was positively frightening.
LAS VEGAS — Juan Manuel Marquez knocked Manny Pacquiao out cold with a vicious right hand at the end of the sixth round Saturday night, putting a ferocious end to the fourth fight between the two boxers.
NEW YORK — Austin “No Doubt” Trout controlled the fight early and roughed up Miguel Cotto late to win a 12-round unanimous decision and retain his share of the 154-pound title Saturday night at Madison Square Garden.
PHILADELPHIA - With a pair of boxing gloves draped over Joe Frazier's casket, the Rev. Jesse Jackson stood nearby and delivered a stirring knockout pitch for the fitting tribute he said the late heavyweight champion deserved, the immortal reward his family longed for in his life.
SAN JUAN — Hector "Macho" Camacho was a brash fighter with a mean jab and an aggressive style, launching himself furiously against some of the biggest names in boxing. And his bad-boy persona was not entirely an act, with a history of legal scrapes that began in his teens and continued throughout his life.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Famed Puerto Rican boxer Hector "Macho" Camacho is clinically brain dead, doctors said Thursday, but family members disagreed on whether to take him off life support and two of the fighter's aunts said later that relatives had agreed to wait two more days.
Former world boxing champion Hector "Macho" Camacho was in critical condition Wednesday after being shot in his native Puerto Rico, with doctors and his family expected to wrestle with whether to take him off life support after his condition worsened.