Month: June 2024

Mike Coppinger, ESPN Boxing InsiderJun 30, 2024, 01:17 AM ET Close Mike Coppinger has covered boxing since 2010 with roles at USA Today, Ring Magazine and The Athletic before he joined ESPN in 2021. You can follow him on Twitter: @MikeCoppinger Open Extended Reactions MIAMI — Teofimo Lopez retained his WBO junior welterweight title with
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Saturday, July 6 DAZN, 2:00 pm ET, Johnny Fisher vs Alen Babic. Johnny Fisher’s first main event as he faces the ferocious and limited Babic in what should be a slugfest for however long it lasts. BLH will have live updates. ESPN+, 6:10 pm ET, Stevenson vs Harutyunyan prelims. DAZN, 8:00 pm ET, William Zepeda
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Sunny Edwards faces another lengthy lay-off despite comprehensively outboxing Mexico’s Adrian Curiel on Saturday night.  Seven months after losing his IBF flyweight belt in a title unification fight with the then-WBO champion Jesse “Bam” Rodriguez, in Glendale, Edwards returned to Arizona and outclassed the former IBF light-flyweight champion. Edwards went to war with Rodriguez last
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Results: Yamileth Mercado UD-10 Ramla Ali (98-92, 98-93, 97-93) Arturo Cardenas MD-10 Danny Barrios (95-95, 97-93, 96-94) Juan Francisco Estrada returns to defend his WBC super flyweight title tonight, facing rising star Jesse “Bam” Rodriguez in a DAZN main event. Estrada, who is bound for the Hall of Fame, will try to be the first
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Teofimo Lopez returns to ESPN airwaves tonight, defending his WBO super lightweight title against Steve Claggett in the main event. The main card, featuring Robeisy Ramirez’s return against Brandon Benitez, starts at 10 pm ET on ESPN and ESPN+. Lopez will defend his belt against the tough-but-limited Claggett in the 12-round main event, while Ramirez
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VICTORY over his opponent and a victory for the Mexico soccer team are two motivating sporting factors for Danny Barrios heading into his fight tonight. Barrios faces fellow unbeaten Artur Popoca for the WBC Continental Americas super-bantamweight title on the undercard of Juan Francisco Estrada vs. Jesse ‘Bam’ Rodriguez. Barrios’s preparations could not have gone
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