Press of Atlantic City: Boxing/Mixed Martial Arts

Boxing/Mixed Martial Arts

MMA figher Kimbo Slice, who made pro debut in A.C., dies at 42

Kimbo Slice, the bearded street fighter who parlayed his internet popularity into a mixed martial arts career and worldwide fame, has died. He was 42.

Ali scripted funeral plans in exacting detail

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Muhammad Ali and his innermost circle started a document years ago that grew so thick they began calling it "The Book."

George Foreman's brother, who lives in Galloway, remembers 'friend' Ali

Galloway Township resident Roy Foreman first met Muhammad Ali in the early 1960s, a decade before Ali fought his famous bout with Roy’s older brother George.

Jerry West defends LeBron, calls critics 'ridiculous'

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Logo has no patience for critics of LeBron James.

Sunday's NASCAR race at Pocono: Everything you need to know

A preview of Sunday’s Axalta 400 at Pocono Raceway (1 p.m. on Fox Sports 1)

For final farewell, Ali will draw the world to his hometown

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  — Muhammad Ali crafted the plan for his final tribute years ago, long before he died. On Friday, his family will honor him just like he planned, with a global celebration in his hometown.

Muhammad Ali, who riveted the world as 'The Greatest,' dies at 74

He was fast of fist and foot — lip, too — a heavyweight champion who promised to shock the world and did. He floated. He stung. Mostly he thrilled, even after the punches had taken their toll and his voice barely rose above a whisper.

EHT boxer DeCarlo Perez suffers second straight loss

Egg Harbor Township super-middleweight DeCarlo Perez suffered his second straight defeat Friday night.

Muhammad Ali remains hospitalized for ‘serious’ issues

Muhammad Ali is hospitalized in the Phoenix area with what two people familiar with his condition say may be more serious problems than his previous hospital stays.

AP sources: Muhammad Ali hospitalized in Phoenix area

Boxing great Muhammad Ali is hospitalized in the Phoenix area with what two people familiar with his condition say may be more serious problems than his previous hospital stays.

WATCH: EHT boxer DeCarlo Perez gets into weigh-in brawl before Friday fight

Egg Harbor Township boxer DeCarlo Perez will try to start a new winning streak Friday at 2300 Arena in Philadelphia.

Local boxers Mussachio, Seldon earn victories at Claridge

ATLANTIC CITY — Middle Township cruiserweight Chuck Mussachio climbed the stairs, stepped through the ropes and broke into a smile at the Claridge Hotel on Friday night.

Seldon and Mussachio fighting Friday in A.C.

ATLANTIC CITY - As much as he enjoys working at Wawa, Egg Harbor Township middleweight boxer Isiah Seldon has been careful not to sample too many hoagies and other treats for the past six weeks.

Judging MMA fights harder than it looks: Weinberg

The Bible verse “Judge not, lest ye be judged” (Matthew 7:1) didn’t apply to me last Saturday night.

Guidance counselor Chuck Mussachio restarting fight career after 3-year break

WILDWOOD - Chuck Mussachio's black fedora, the one he wears into the ring for all of his fights, has been collecting dust in the back of a closet for more than three years.

Philly fighter earns quick knockout at CFFC 58

ATLANTIC CITY - Philadelphia bantamweight Kenny Richmond registered the quickest victories in the history of Cage Fury Fighting Championships Saturday night.

Povetkin said he is clean after Wilder bout postponed

MOSCOW — Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin denied taking meldonium Monday after a failed doping test caused his fight against WBC champion Deontay Wilder to be postponed.

Writer recalls 'Rocky'esque pro boxing career: Off the Clock

Nearly 40 years have passed since the first “Rocky” movie. In some ways, that movie, and the idea of being a Rocky, would define my fairly good career as a pro boxer.

Atlantic City boxer suffers second straight loss

Atlantic City cruiserweight Antowyan Aikens suffered his second straight defeat Friday night.

More Recent Headlines

National Boxing News

Boxing videos

Sports Twitter Updates


Sports Poll