Boxing

10:46 PM ET Heavyweight sensation Daniel Dubois, fast rising up the rankings, will return to the ring to face Kyotaro Fujimoto on Dec. 21 in the main event of a card that Frank Warren of Queensberry Promotions has dubbed “The Fight Before Christmas” at the Copper Box Arena in London. Dubois and Fujimoto will meet
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6:44 PM ET Bantamweight world titlist Zolani Tete wants a crack at unified titleholder Naoya “The Monster” Inoue. In electrifying fashion, Inoue won the eight-man World Boxing Super Series tournament by unanimous decision over four-division titlist Nonito Donaire to unify belts in a contender for fight of the year on Thursday at the Saitama Super
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4:10 PM ET The string of Mexican boxers testing positive for the banned substance clenbuterol has included superstar Canelo Alvarez, Luis Nery, Francisco Vargas and, in recent days, Rey Vargas and Julio Cesar Martinez. On Thursday, the WBC announced that it will begin acknowledging the increased allowable threshold for the drug established earlier this year
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4:25 AM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Liam Walsh will fight in just his second bout since losing to Gervonta Davis over two years ago when he faces Maxi Hughes on
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11:37 PM ET LAS VEGAS — Light heavyweight world titlist Dmitry Bivol had more than a passing interest in the title fight between Canelo Alvarez and Sergey Kovalev, which is why he was ringside on Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. What Bivol saw was Alvarez, boxing’s biggest star, move up two weight
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3:34 PM ET One year after Tony Harrison won a heavily disputed decision and a junior middleweight world title in upset fashion against Jermell Charlo, they will meet again in a rematch on Dec. 21. The rematch was originally scheduled to take place on June 23 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, but Harrison withdrew
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