Boxing

17th Aug 2017 by TSZ

Mayweather vs McGregor – Breaking Down The Stats

Two superstars and two sports collide for one of the biggest fights combat sport has ever seen. One of the best boxers of all time welcomes the biggest star in MMA onto his playground in a boxing fight slated to gross more revenue and pay-per-view (PPV) buys...

12th Jul 2017 by TSZ

Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin

September 16th sees one of the most anticipated fights in boxing take place, as pound-for-pound (P4P) greats Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin meet in Las Vegas. Boxing fans have debated who the P4P best is for years, and with a rematch clause in place for both fighters, we could see a series of bouts before the matter is finally put to rest.

16th Jun 2017 by TSZ

Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev II: The Rematch

Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev face each other again in a rematch between two of boxing’s current pound-for-pound best. Ward was victorious in the first bout and will defend the belts he originally took from Kovalev after a highly disputed unanimous decision victory.

26th May 2017 by TSZ

Kell Brook vs Errol Spence Jr.

Sheffield’s Kell Brook makes his return to the ring for the first time since his middleweight knock-out loss to GGG. Brook has stripped off the pounds again to defend his IBF welterweight world title against mandatory challenger Errol Spence Jr, and will be making the fourth defence of his title since overcoming Shawn Porter in August 2014.

5th May 2017 by TSZ

Canelo Álvarez vs Julio César Chávez Jr.

​Canelo Álvarez, one of boxing’s biggest names, faces fellow countryman Julio César Chávez Jr. on Saturday night. Fittingly, the bout takes place on Mexico’s national celebration weekend, the Cinco De Mayo, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Here's our statistical take.

28th Apr 2017 by TSZ

Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko

​The most anticipated heavyweight boxing bout this decade takes place at a 90,000 sell-out Wembley Stadium this Saturday, as Anthony Joshua defends his IBF world heavyweight belt against a legend in the division, Wladimir Klitschko.

24th Mar 2017 by TSZ

Anthony Crolla vs Jorge Linares II

​After a fascinating fight in which Jorge Linares showed his class to claim a unanimous decision against Anthony Crolla in September last year, the pair lock horns once again at the Manchester Arena for a rematch on Saturday night. We preview their clash as well as the top undercard bouts.

17th Mar 2017 by TSZ

Gennady Golovkin vs Daniel Jacobs

This weekend, GGG continues his assault on the middleweight division in what is perhaps his toughest assignment to date, as he faces a proven KO specialist in Daniel Jacobs. With some exciting undercard fights also on the bill, we preview what promises to be a thrilling Saturday night in New York.

3rd Mar 2017 by TSZ

Five Of The Best British Boxing Grudge Fights

As boxing fans await the much-hyped bout between David Haye and Tony Bellew this weekend, we take a look back at some of the most memorable all-British grudge fights in recent history. It's fair to say that these fights promoted themselves!

27th Jan 2017 by TSZ

Carl Frampton vs Leo Santa Cruz

Leo Santa Cruz suffered the first loss of his 32 fight career at the hands of Belfast’s Carl Frampton in July 2016 on route to losing his WBA ‘super’ Featherweight title. In the process, Frampton became Northern Ireland’s first native two-weight world champion and the two will once again battle it out on January 29th at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Arena.

13th Jan 2017 by TSZ

James DeGale vs Badou Jack

IBF World Super-Middleweight champion James DeGale takes on WBC holder Badou Jack in a unification fight at the Barclays Center in New York this weekend. With both men having fought many of the same opponents in their career, TSZ compares the two and looks at what we might expect when the pair clash on Saturday night.

8th Dec 2016 by TSZ

Anthony Joshua vs Eric Molina

Since turning professional in 2013, Anthony Joshua has been blasting his way through the heavyweight division in what seems like an inevitable ascent to the top of the sport. TSZ assesses whether the latest challenger - American brawler Eric Molina - can cause the Brit any problems on Saturday night.

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