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Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Boxers Canelo Alvarez (L) and Erislandy Lara face off onstage prior to the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

From Cuba To Canelo: Erislandy Lara 12 Rounds From ‘American Dream’

If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.

07/11/2014

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L), Canelo Alvarez (R) (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mayweather And Alvarez Fight For The Soul Of Boxing

Alvarez and Mayweather are fighting at a catch-weight of 152 pounds, which, if you’re looking for an edge, would probably point to Alvarez, the naturally larger man. But Mayweather has a way of making larger men look small.

09/13/2013

Boxer Robert Guerrero of Gilroy smiles during a news conference in San Jose on July 7, 2011. Guerrero is the WBA and WBO lightweight champion. (AP)

Gilroy Boxer Guerrero Admits Disorderly Conduct In Gun Case

Bay Area boxer Robert Guerrero, who was arrested at a New York City airport on gun charges, has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct.

05/15/2013

Mayweather v Guerrero

Mayweather Beats Gilroy Fighter Robert Guerrero To Keep Title

Floyd Mayweather Jr. won a unanimous 12-round decision over Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero of Gilroy in their welterweight title fight Saturday.

05/05/2013

Boxers Floyd Mayweather Jr. (left) and Robert Guerrero pose during the final news conference for their bout at the MGM Grand Hotel/Casino on May 1, 2013 in Las Vegas. (Jeff Bottari/Getty Images)

Gilroy’s Guerrero Squares Off With Mayweather In Title Fight

The two meet in a scheduled 12-round welterweight title match at the MGM Grand hotel in Las Vegas on Saturday night that will be televised by Showtime as a pay-per-view event.

05/03/2013

Boxers Floyd Mayweather Jr. (left) and Robert Guerrero pose during the final news conference for their bout at the MGM Grand Hotel/Casino on May 1, 2013 in Las Vegas. (Jeff Bottari/Getty Images)

Gilroy’s Guerrero Likes Chances Of Giving Mayweather Loss

Robert Guerrero believes he is the fighter who will be the first to beat Mayweather, and he’s eager to earn both the recognition and the money that would come with such a win.

05/01/2013

Jeremy Lin (Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images), Floyd Mayweather (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Floyd Mayweather: ‘I Stand By’ Controversial Tweets On Lin, Race

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is making no apologies for posting a racially charged comment on Twitter about Knicks star Jeremy Lin, a Palo Alto native.

02/29/2012

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