The deal, Eddie Hearn told Insider, will mean more money for fights and fighters as he vows to grow the sport and be its most powerful player.
It is a testament to Canelo's other-worldly power that he was able to inflict four fractures onto Billy Joe Saunders eye socket in another huge win.
Billy Joe Saunders left the arena in an ambulance after Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez beat him black and blue in front of 73,126 fans in Texas.
Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez avoids Black boxers because they "give him the most problems," said Terence Crawford.
'Canelo' Alvarez, the world's No.1 boxer, said the Gennadiy Golovkin mega-fight could even happen in September.
Callum Smith fights one of boxing’s biggest matches of the year Saturday when he takes on Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez. Though Alvarez is a multi-weight world champion and arguably possesses the sport’s best active resume, Smith is used to the big stage. The British fighter told Insider all about the behind-the-scenes […]
Who are the world’s best male boxers? In boxing, pound-for-pound lists are made to provide clarity on who the best fighters are using criteria consisting of quality of victories, achievements, and ability, regardless of weight class. In pound-for-pound lists, a flyweight can rank higher than a heavyweight even though the […]
Inside one of boxing’s most famous fight clubs is a super middleweight prospect being guided toward a hopeful Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez payday. Vladimir Shishkin, a Russian boxer unbeaten in 10 bouts, fights for the 11th time on August 20 inside the Kronk Gym where he trains every day in Detroit. […]
British promoter Eddie Hearn has grand ambitions to conquer world boxing. Hearn, one of the most famous promoters in his sport, first told Insider about his global domination plan in 2018. More recently, the 40-year-old told Insider that he was probably naive to think it could be done so quickly, […]
No fight deal between the pound-for-pound best boxer in the world Saul Alvarez and unbeaten super middleweight Billy Joe Saunders has yet been agreed, promoter Eddie Hearn tweeted recently. Alvarez is looking for opponents to fight on a May 2 date in Las Vegas, having sent offers to Saunders, Callum […]
One of the UK’s few tech unicorns, the market-disrupting OTT platform DAZN, has reportedly grown its subscriber base to 8 million globally since it was founded in 2016. 2019 was a big year for the broadcaster with 507 million combined hours spent on its app, which can be downloaded on […]
Business Insider has merged the best in boxing and MMA to produce a breakdown of the 25 fighters who had the best year in combat sports. 2019 has seen shock upsets, great comebacks, and thrilling displays. We’re recognising technical abilities shown through the year, breakout performances, and quality of victories. […]
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez could become boxing’s greatest free agent since Floyd Mayweather, who paid then-promoter Top Rank $US750,000 to buy himself out of his contract in 2006. Alvarez, the number one boxer in the world today, has been unhappy with his promoter Golden Boy Promotions for years,according to The Athletic. […]
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez beat Sergey Kovalev in Las Vegas on Saturday. The Mexican fighter won Kovalev’s WBO light heavyweight after knocking the Russian out in the 11th round. Canelo is now a simultaneous champion at middleweight, super middleweight, and light heavyweight. Watch footage of Canelo’s finish below. Visit Business Insider’s […]
Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Anthony Joshua are the money men in combat sports. That is according to Forbes’ latest ranking of the 100 best-paid athletes in the last 12 months. Floyd Mayweather is no longer on the list as the unbeaten American retired from the game after beating up Conor […]
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