WBO

Orlando Cruz, The First Openly Gay Boxer, Failed To Become The First Openly Gay Champ

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Puerto Rico's Orlando Cruz, pro boxing's first openly gay fighter, failed to win the vacant WBO Featherweight Title against Orlando Salido on Saturday.

SPORTS VIDEOS

A Brief Tutorial On Floyd Mayweather’s Dominance

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The last time Floyd Mayweather lost a fight the ink on Shaquille O'Neal's <a href="http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1996-07-18/news/9607190354_1_dream-team-shaquille-o-neal-los-angeles-lakers" target="_blank">newly minted contract</a> with the Los Angeles Lakers had not yet dried.

VITALI KLITSCHKO

Lennox Lewis Might Be Paid HOW MUCH To Fight A Klitschko Brother?

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Lennox Lewis has reportedly been offered $100 million to come out of retirement at 48 and fight a Klitschko brother.

Sports

The Most Bizarre Boxing Knockout Ever

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The end of this boxing match defies explanation.

#UFC

Chuck Liddell Knocked Out (A Cardboard Cutout Of) Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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UFC legend Chuck Liddell made another appearance on SportsNation, and once again knocked out a cardboard cutout of a guy he doesn't like.

#COLLEGE FOOTBALL

As Usual, Floyd Mayweather Jr. Won A Lot Of Money Gambling Today And He Bragged About It

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As usual, boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. won a lot of money gambling and then bragged about it on Twitter.

Spotlight

Manny Pacquiao Lost An Estimated $100 Million By Not Fighting Floyd Mayweather

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2013/09/manny-pacquiao.jpg"></a>Words by <a href="https://twitter.com/bansky" target="_blank">Bansky</a> Floyd Mayweather's latest fight with Canelo Alverez has all but been confirmed as <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Sports/wireStory/mayweather-alvarez-bout-richest-fight-20311112">the richest fight in boxing history</a>.

rich people

Here’s Floyd Mayweather’s 40 Million Dollar Check For The Canelo Alvarez Fight

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. got a 40.8-million dollar paycheck for his fight against Canelo Alvarez, and here's the actual physical paycheck. Daunting.

#UFC

Meet Your Newest MMA Promoter: Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. wants to go into MMA, only two months after saying he had no idea who Anderson Silva was.

TV

Mike Tyson Is Really Good At Throwing Darts While Blindfolded

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Mike Tyson throws three darts while blindfolded, and shocks everyone with his accuracy.

TMZ

Kimbo Slice Still Wants To Fight Butterbean Because It’s Better Than Nothing, I Guess

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As much as some of us have laughed at the idea of Tito Ortiz and Quentin “Rampage” Jackson headlining Bellator’s debut PPV in November, I think most of us are still going to watch with the expectations that we’re going to get 100% effort from both guys and that may lead to a great fight.

mistakes were made

Floyd Mayweather Should Have Knocked This Guy Out For Putting Honey In His Coffee

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Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s assistant put honey in his coffee, and I can't think of a better reason to knock somebody out.

#Arnold Schwarzenegger

Important (?): Wladimir Klitschko And Arnold Schwarzenegger Are Shirtless Twitter Pals

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Boxing champion Vitali Klitschko and actor/governor Arnold Schwarzenegger traded adorable shirtless Twitter pictures with each other, because ... uh?

#PRO WRESTLING

Riddick Bowe Wants To Be A 46-Year Old Pro Wrestler For Some Reason

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Former boxing heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe wants to be a pro wrestler, and already has offers for training. TNA, here he comes!

WARLLEY ALVES

And Now, A Two Hit Knockout

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Boxer Craig Vitale knocked out Joe Muir with a vicious two hit knockout. Boom, headshot.

WATCH THIS

With Leather’s Special Watch This: Iron Mike Productions Debuts On ESPN Friday Night Fights

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My apologies for excluding this from today's original edition of Watch This, but I was acting the fool, as the hip kids say.

OUCH MY EAR

Evander Holyfield Still Talks About The Mike Tyson Ear Biting Incident Rather Fondly

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June 28 marked the 16th anniversary of the legendary Evander Holyfield vs.

#COMEDY CENTRAL

Sports On TV: South Park’s 20 Greatest Sports Moments

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Edit: We're re-running this today in celebration of the 16th anniversary (to the day) of 'South Park's' first airing.

THE GREAT WHITE HYPE

73 Sports Movies In 73 Days: ‘The Great White Hype’

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Now that we’re done poisoning my already slightly-below-average brain functions with <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/tag/air-bud" target="_blank">the entire Air Bud series</a> – congratulations to star Kevin Zeger on his engagement this weekend.


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