Former two-division titleholder and Showtime boxing analyst Paulie Malignaggi, who got knocked out in the fourth round of a brutally one-sided fight against welterweight titleholder Shawn Porter last Saturday in Washington, D.C., suffered a concussion.
Sugar Shane Mosley won world titles as a lightweight, welterweight and junior middleweight and was, at one point, widely regarded as the pound-for-pound king in the early 2000s. Eventually, he is likely to be elected to the Boxing Hall of Fame.
Former heavyweight champion Shannon Briggs disrupted a news conference on Tuesday ahead of Wladimir Klitschko's title bout against Alex Leapai -- demanding a fight of his own against the reigning champion.
Former bantamweight titlist Jamie McDonnell of England and Tabtimdaeng Na Rachawat of Thailand will meet for a vacant bantamweight world title on May 31, Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn has announced.
Bantamweight titlist Stuart Hall of England will make his second defense when he faces countryman Paul Butler on June 7 at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle, England, promoters Dennis Hobson and Frank Warren announced on Monday.