Former Boxing Champion Roberto Duran Hospitalized, Tests Positive For COVID-19

Boxing legend Roberto Duran has tested positive for COVID-19 after being admitted to a Panama City hospital on Thursday. The news was confirmed by the 69-year-old’s son Robin on Instagram who revealed that Duran currently only has symptoms of a common cold. For now, things don’t seem to be serious as Duran is not under

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Thiago Santos Wants Dominick Reyes for Light Heavyweight Title if Jones Vacates

Earlier in the week, Middle Easy reported that UFC Light Heavyweight Glover Teixeira wanted to fight Jan Blachowicz next. His reasoning was simple. Jan was on a winning streak and having the ability to snap that would virtually guarantee him a title shot. Glover also addressed Dominick Reyes and Thiago Santos. He said that both


USADA Busts Two Athletes For Sexually Transmitted Banned Substances

Over the years, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has proven their ability to find banned substances in an athlete’s system, even at miniscule levels. However a recent situation has emerged showing just how awkwardly stringent their testing really is. For most MMA fans, USADA is known for handling all of the drug testing for

Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson Shuts Down $20 Million Offer To Bare Knuckle Box Wanderlei Silva

From the moment Mike Tyson revealed that he was considering a comeback, he was showered in offers by promoters and fighters, including a massive bare knuckle boxing opportunity. However he has shut down this offer, saying he is not interested in the bout. It did not take long for BKFC President Dave Feldman to offer

Evander Holyfield

Evander Holyfield Looks Ready For Boxing Comeback In Recent Training Video

The combat sports world began buzzing at the thought of Evander Holyfield making a comeback to boxing. Now he has shared some recent training footage to update fans on how this prep was going. At 57-years old, former heavyweight champ Holyfield revealed that he would be coming out of retirement for some charity boxing. The

Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather Offers To Fund The Funeral Of George Floyd

The world is immensely complicated right now, in the wake of the death of George Floyd. Now boxing great Floyd Mayweather has offered his assistance to George’s family during this difficult time. It has been just over a month since Minneapolis police allegedly caused the death of 59-year old George Floyd. This has resulted in

Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor Gets No. 16 Spot In 2020 Forbes Highest-Paid Athlete List

McGregor Makes Bank Despite Having Just One Fight Conor McGregor retained his place as one of the highest-paid athletes in the world. Forbes Magazine recently released their annual list of the highest-paid athletes for 2020 and McGregor ended up landing the No. 16 spot. That, despite the fact that he only competed once in the

Tyson Fury

Tyson Fury Reveals He Was Contacted For Boxing Match With Mike Tyson

Tyson Fury Apparently Offered Bout With Mike Tyson With Mike Tyson giving serious consideration to making a boxing comeback, several opponents have been floated for the former champ. Now it seems he was offered a fight with current heavyweight king Tyson Fury. With Mike Tyson posing the option for his return at 53 years of

Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson Trains With TRT Vitor Belfort Ahead Of Boxing Comeback

Mike Tyson Gets Training In With Vitor Belfort Mike Tyson has been flooding us with training footage recently, making the prospect of him returning to boxing all the more exciting. Now the most recent footage that has emerged points to him training with longtime MMA veteran Vitor Belfort. The sports world was brought to life