Boxing

WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) and WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao pose.

5 Reasons Why Mayweather-Pacquiao Will Be The Greatest Fight Ever

The Mayweather – Pacquiao fight has generated plenty of buzz. But MayPac has the potential actually exceed the hype.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015

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WATCH: Pre-Game Playlist: Manny Pacquiao

Listen as boxing great Manny Pacquiao talks about the album he dropped in the Philippines.

04/28/2015

Floyd Mayweather Jr. sits in corner during a break between rounds while taking on Marcos Maidana.

Boxing Insider Talk: Steve Farhood, Boxing Analyst

Boxing analyst Steve Farhood on his career and the career-defining fight between Mayweather and Pacquiao.

04/28/2015

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WATCH: Pacquiao On His Road To Fighting Mayweather “I Felt Kind Of Relief”

Watch as boxing great Manny Pacquiao talks about his upbringing and how this mega fight came to fruition.

04/28/2015

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WATCH: Player Style Files: Floyd Mayweather Discusses His Style And Daily Life

The excitement is palpable as the fight of the century between Mayweather and Pacquiao on May 2nd is just days away.

04/27/2015

Manny Pacquiao (R) of the Philippines lands a punch on the face of Ricky Hatton of England.

5 Great Manny Pacquiao Fights

The lightening-quick Manny Pacquiao is an eight-division titleholder, and one of the best boxers ever. Here are 5 of his best fights.

04/27/2015

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WATCH: Fan Essentials: ‘There’s A Reason Mayweather’s 47-0′

The Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight of the century is less than one week away, and the excitement keeps building.

04/27/2015

Floyd Mayweather Jr. looks on while taking on Marcos Maidana.

5 Preeminent Boxers Of The Past 30 Years

Many standout fighters have showcased their boxing abilities in the ring. These 5 have been the most successful over the last 30 years.

04/25/2015

Floyd Mayweather. (Getty Images)

DiCaro: The Disgusting Media Whitewashing Of Floyd Mayweather

Why is Mayweather getting a free pass during these times of heightened domestic violence awareness?

CBS Chicago–04/24/2015

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WATCH: Fan Essentials: ‘Pacquiao’s Tornadic, He’s A Hurricane’

The Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight of the century is less than two weeks away, and the excitement keeps building.

04/23/2015

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Watch: Boxing Experts Predict The Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight

We’re less than two weeks away from the fight, watch as our experts give their thoughts on what will happen.

04/21/2015

Manny Pacquiao lands a right to the head of Timothy Bradley during their WBO welterweight title fight.

5 Of Boxing’s Most Controversial Fights Ever

Debate always follows any close boxing match. Here are five of boxing’s most controversial fights.

04/19/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 15: Manny Pacquiao trains with Freddie Roach in preparation for his fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. at Wild Card Boxing Club on April 15, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Keidel: Freddie Roach Is Pacquiao’s Trainer, Mentor, And Mouthpiece

Beating Mayweather would do more than consolidate the pound-for-pound crown; it would also be a cosmic nod to nobility.

04/16/2015

Ring announcer Jimmy Lennon Jr is seen in the ring.

Boxing Insider Talk: Jimmy Lennon Jr, Boxing Ring Announcer

Jimmy Lennon Jr, hall of fame boxing ring announcer, talks about his father, career and the Mayweather-Pacquiao bout on May 2.

04/07/2015

Riddick Bowe and Evander Holyfield trade blows during a bout in Las Vegas, Nevada.

5 Of Boxing’s Greatest Title Fights Ever

Champions are made well before the title fight. But anything can happen in the ring. These are 5 of boxing’s greatest world championship matches.

04/06/2015

Former British heavyweight boxing champion Lennox Lewis lies on the canvas after he was knocked down.

5 Big Boxing Upsets From The Last 30 Years

One lucky punch has proved time and again that favorites don’t always win in boxing. These are five of the sport’s biggest upsets.

04/02/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 11: Floyd Mayweather Jr. speaks at the Floyd Mayweather v Manny Pacquiao Press Conference on March 11, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mayweather-Pacquiao Bout A Boon To Las Vegas Wagers

Hundreds of millions will not only be paid to the two iconic combatants, but you can double that number in wagers.

04/01/2015

Virgil Hunter watches Amir Khan shadow box in his gym.

Boxing Insider Talk: Virgil Hunter, Boxing Trainer And Analyst

Virgil Hunter, renowned boxing trainer, talks Mayweather-Pacquiao and his new role as a CBS Sports boxing analyst.

04/01/2015

Boxers Manny Pacquiao (R) from the Philippines and Floyd Mayweather from the US face each other during a press conference on March 11, 2015 in Los Angeles, California, to launch the countdown to their May 2, 2015 super-fight in Las Vegas. AFP PHOTO/ FREDERIC J. BROWN (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mind Games Have Begun For Mayweather-Pacquiao Bout

First it was Floyd Mayweather, Jr. poaching all potential sparring partners from Manny Pacquiao.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2015

Floyd Mayweather (L) and Manny Pacquiao pose together at the end of their Press Conference promoting their upcoming fight.

Boxing Insider Talk: Stephen Espinoza, Showtime Sports

Stephen Espinoza, Showtime Sports EVP, speaks about negotiating the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight, perhaps the most complex and lucrative fight deal in history.

03/23/2015

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