Tag Archives: Boxing

Justin Trudeau Trains with Black Boxing Champ Amid Blackface Scandal

Justin Trudeau is trying to fight his way out of his blackface scandal … by stepping into the ring with a black boxing champion. The embattled Canadian Prime Minister put on a pair of gloves, slipped into some boxing trunks and threw on a sleeveless shirt to spar with boxing champ Ali Nestor Wednesday, ahead […]

Boxing Star Jermell Charlo Cops $553k Worth of Jewelry!

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Jermell Charlo ain’t fighting this weekend … but all eyes are gonna be on him anyway, ’cause the boxing star just copped an insane amount of jewelry worth $553k!!! The former WBC light middleweight champ is gonna be iced out when he hits up the Errol Spence Jr. vs. Shawn […]

Dwight Gooden Reffing Bagel Boss vs. Dustin Diamond Celeb Boxing Fight

Exclusive TMZ/Getty 1 legendary Met is out, another is in … ’cause Dwight “Doc” Gooden will referee the “Bagel Guy” vs. Dustin Diamond celebrity boxing match this weekend. Promoter Damon Feldman tells TMZ Sports he struck a deal with Gooden … who will be inside the ring reffing Saturday night at the Showboat Casino in […]

Dustin ‘Screech’ Diamond Fighting ‘Bagel Guy’ in Celeb Boxing, Replacing Lenny Dykstra

Exclusive TMZ/Getty Composite Lenny Dykstra is out. Screech is in. TMZ Sports has learned Dustin Diamond has agreed to replace Lenny Dykstra and fight “Bagel Guy” Chris Morgan in a Celebrity Boxing this weekend in New Jersey! As we previously reported, Dykstra pulled out of the event this week because he’s focusing on an unrelated […]

Lenny Dykstra Calls Off Bagel Guy Boxing Match, ‘Won’t Be Rescheduled’

Breaking News TMZ.com Lenny Dykstra will NOT fight Bagel Guy Chris Morgan … the ex-MLB star has pulled out of the celebrity boxing match just DAYS before it was set to go down. Dykstra had been promoting the Sept. 28 event for weeks — he’s been training, trash-talking … he even shoved Morgan during a […]

Oscar De La Hoya Gunning to Get Ryan Garcia $700 Million Boxing Deal

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Oscar De La Hoya just signed Ryan Garcia to a new contract — but he’s gunning to get Garcia even MORE money … telling TMZ Sports he wants to make King Ryan the first boxer to sign a $700 MILLION deal!!! 21-year-old Garcia — who’s already racked up an impressive […]

Bernie Sanders Attacked By Boxing Speed Bag, Hilarious Video

Breaking News Bernie Sanders hit a speed bag. The speed bag hit back!!! The Presidential candidate hit up the Muhammad Ali Center in Louisville, Kentucky this week … and decided to take a swing at one of the speed bags on display … fun, right?! Bernie threw a hard right and connected … but the […]

Kendrick Lamar Shows Off Boxing Skills While Training at Gym

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Kendrick Lamar may be small, but the man is mighty — that much we can tell by the way he trains in the ring. The Grammy-winning rapper has been getting his box on lately at a gym in Northridge, CA — about 20 minutes north of L.A. — and TMZ […]

Usher ‘Bitten’ By Boxing Bug, Gunning To Be Promoter?!

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Legendary musician today … the next Don King tomorrow?!?! It sure sounds like Usher is considering that route … ’cause when we got him out at Avery Sparrow‘s pre-Ryan Garcia fight event — he told us he’s dead serious about possibly getting in the boxing business! “I’m obviously here for […]

Sugar Ray Leonard Says Mayweather-Pacquiao II Needs To Happen, Good For Boxing!

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Who the hell wants a Floyd Mayweather–Manny Pacquiao rematch? Sugar Ray Leonard does … and according to the boxing legend, so do fight fans. TMZ Sports talked to Leonard — one of the greatest fighters of all-time — from the Cedric The Entertainer Celebrity Golf Classic in Camarillo, CA … […]