Two-time Olympic boxing champion Claressa Shields is set to face unbeaten WBC super middleweight champion Nikki Adler on Aug. 4 in Detroit. Shields, a Flint native, has won all three of her fights as a pro. Adler will make a third defense of her WBC 168-pound title.
Unbeaten Rey Vargas will defend his WBC super bantamweight title against Ronny Rios on the undercard of a title bout between Miguel Cotto and Japan's Yoshihiro Kamegai, promoters announced Wednesday. In the August 26 bout at suburban Los Angeles, Mexico's Vargas, 29-0 with 22 knockouts, will
World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua's possible rematch with Wladimir Klitschko could be staged in Las Vegas, promoter Eddie Hearn said on Wednesday. Joshua, the IBF and WBA heavyweight champion, is waiting to see if terms will be agreed with Klitschko for another bout after the British fighter