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Does Tyson Fury deserve to be in the pound-for-pound conversation?



Kriegel: What boxing needs in 2021


Ryan Garcia confident he'll KO Gervonta Davis in two rounds


Why boxing is going to be different, and better, in 2021

A surge of young boxers, including several breakout lightweights, are showing the value of taking major risks and big fights.


Real or not: Ryan Garcia-Gervonta Davis next? How about Teofimo Lopez and Devin Haney?

ESPN's boxing experts discuss Ryan Garcia's potential fights and what could be next for unified champ Teofimo Lopez.

Haney looking past Garcia, focusing on Lopez


Fights we want to see in 2021, including Lopez-'Tank' Davis and, yes, Pacquiao vs. McGregor

The stars are aligning for boxing to have a huge 2021. Here are the matchups we'd make in the next year.


Ryan Garcia proved he's more than a social media star, belongs among best lightweights

Ryan Garcia proved he belongs in the conversation with Teofimo Lopez, Devin Haney and Gervonta Davis.

Sports and entertainment stars react to Ryan Garcia's TKO of Luke Campbell

Garcia proved he's more than a social media star as he overcame adversity to stop Campbell with a body shot.



Could Joshua and Fury vacate their titles?

Some of boxing's questions for 2021 include the how Anthony Joshua-Tyson Fury can happen.


Why Canelo Alvarez is(n't) boxing's pound-for-pound king

The ESPN pound-for-pound panel ranks Terence Crawford No. 1. Others disagree.

Mayweather or GGG? Canelo Alvarez plays "You Have to Answer"


Pound-for-pound rankings: Did Canelo Alvarez jump Terence Crawford after latest win?

Canelo Alvarez topped Callum Smith with ease, but did he encourage the pound-for-pound panel to elevate him over Terence Crawford?


Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Logan Paul: What you need to know about their exhibition bout

One of boxing's greatest, Floyd Mayweather, will face Logan Paul, a social media star, in an exhibition in February. Why? We explain.

Social media and big money mean celebrity boxing is here to stay

We'll see Logan Paul vs. Floyd Mayweather in 2021 and who knows what else?


Canelo Alvarez wants to unify at 168, but should he really close the door on a GGG trilogy?

Canelo Alvarez and Gennadiy Golovkin scored dominant victories a day apart. Is the third fight against each other the next step for both?


Frank Sanchez scores impressive KO of Julian Fernandez on the Canelo Alvarez-Callum Smith undercard

Heavyweight contender Frank Sanchez showed he is ready to step up in competition with a tremendous KO victory on Saturday.


How high is Shakur Stevenson's ceiling in 2021?

After a dominant win over Toka Kahn Clary, in a fight that went the distance, what does the future hold for Shakur Stevenson?

Shakur Stevenson cruises to decision win over Kahn Clary


Kriegel's key takeaways from wins by Stevenson, Nakataki



Nakatani fights back from brink to beat Verdejo, Berlanga extends first-round KO streak to 16

Masayoshi Nakatani fought his way back to KO Felix Verdejo, while Edgar Berlanga made it 16-for-16.

Masayoshi Nakatani KOs Felix Verdejo in action-packed slugfest


Edgar Berlanga continues streak with his 16th first-round KO


Kriegel breaks down what's next in the heavyweight division



Anthony Joshua removes doubt with Kubrat Pulev win, but is he ready for Tyson Fury?

Anthony Joshua did his part on Saturday to set up a possible megafight against Tyson Fury in 2021.

Is Tyson Fury up next for Anthony Joshua?


Lawrence Okolie, Hughie Fury score one-sided victories, get closer to title opportunities

Lawrence Okolie and Hughie Fury made statements on the Anthony Joshua-Kubrat Pulev undercard.


Who Stephen A. would rather see Mayweather fight than Logan Paul



Real or not: Will Floyd Mayweather put on a show against Logan Paul? Can Spence beat Crawford?

Floyd Mayweather is stepping back into the ring, but is this a fight worth watching? And if 2021 is the year, is Errol Spence ready for Terence Crawford?

Why Helwani isn't convinced Mayweather vs. Paul is legit


Can YouTube star Logan Paul find redemption in boxing?

There's no neutral corner when it comes to the social media celebrity, who is trying to counterpunch his way back from controversy, KO fellow YouTuber KSI -- and draw young fans to the sport.


Boxing needs Spence-Crawford in 2021, and the fighters need it, too

Don't let business get in the way of greatness. It's time to make Spence-Crawford happen.

Fighters, athletes and celebrities react to Errol Spence Jr.'s successful return to the ring

Just over a year after a devastating car crash, Spence was lauded for his win against Danny Garcia.


Andre Ward wants to see more from Mike Tyson's boxing league



Jake Paul is dedicating his life to defeating Conor McGregor



Evander Holyfield to Mike Tyson: 'Sign the contract and get in the ring'

Former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield is calling out Mike Tyson to complete their trilogy.

Does Errol Spence Jr. still have KO power? What does Mike Tyson's future in boxing look like?

Assessing the fallout from Tyson-Jones Jr., plus a look at the stakes at hand in December's biggest fights.

Kellerman: Tyson-Jones was the best version of what it could have been



Real or not: Boxing champ Claressa Shields will be a success in MMA

Will the best female boxer on the planet succeed in PFL? And will Kayla Harrison fight Amanda Nunes?

Shields plans to box and make PFL debut in 2021


Gold medalist boxer Shields signs MMA deal

Claressa Shields has signed an exclusive, multiyear deal with MMA promotion PFL.


Mike Tyson-Roy Jones Jr. exceeded all expectations, but is it repeatable?

Here's a look into what went right, what went wrong and what could be next for Mike Tyson, Roy Jones Jr.

Tyson and Jones duke it out in exhibition


Sports and entertainment stars react to Mike Tyson-Roy Jones Jr. fight

Many stars in sports and entertainment took to Twitter to praise the boxing legends.

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