Peterson-Garcia winner might have big pay day

(Linda Davidson / The Washington Post)

With welterweight division wondering what’s after Pacquiao-Mayweather, fighters are jockeying for position.

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Maryland women advance to round of 16 in NCAA tournament

Terrapins women advance with 85-70 win over the Princeton Tigers.

Alexis Phillips keeps Spalding afloat in 13-10 victory over Severna Park

Alexis Phillips and Emily Cooper combine for 11 goals in win

The best of March Madness

Close finishes, celebrations, upsets and defeats as the NCAA basketball tournament moves into the round of 16.

Maryland falls in NCAA tournament round of 32

Terrapins are eliminated from the tournament as they lose to West Virginia, 69-59.

Virginia eliminated from tournament with loss to Michigan State

Cavaliers’ shooting fails as they fall to the Spartans, 60-54.

Georgetown falls in NCAA tournament round of 32

The Hoyas lose to Utah, 75-64.

Maryland women defeat New Mexico State in NCAA tournament

Terrapins women move on to the NCAA second round with 75-57 defeat of the New Mexico State Aggies.

Maryland edges Valparaiso in NCAA tournament

The Terps advance to Sunday’s round of 32 with a 65-62 win over the Crusaders.

Virginia tops Belmont in NCAA tournament

With a 79-67 win over the Bruins, the Cavaliers advance to the round of 32 on Sunday.

Georgetown defeats Eastern Washington

The Hoyas advance in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament with an 84-74 defeat of the Eagles.

The top four seeds in each region of the NCAA tournament

The selection committee makes its picks for the NCAA tournament Sunday evening.

Westfield drops Virginia 6A boys’ state championship game to Colonial Forge, 47-46

The Bulldogs cannot hold on to late lead and lose Virginia 6A state championship to the Eagles

Sports videos

No. 8 Paul VI defeats Episcopal, 11-8

No. 8 Paul VI defeats Episcopal, 11-8

Ryan Lamb and Nic Ancona combined for six goals to lead the Panthers over the Maroon.
Before Rio Olympics, millions spent to clean bay

Before Rio Olympics, millions spent to clean bay

Ahead of the 2016 Olympics in Brazil, Rio de Janeiro state governor Luiz Fernando Pezao has announced an additional $156 million will be used to clean up the polluted Guanabara Bay where several Olympic events will take place.
No. 8 Paul VI defeats Episcopal, 11-8

No. 8 Paul VI defeats Episcopal, 11-8

Ryan Lamb and Nic Ancona combined for six goals to lead the Panthers over the Maroon.
Boehner gets teary-eyed at ceremony for golf legend Nicklaus

Boehner gets teary-eyed at ceremony for golf legend Nicklaus

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) broke into tears while presenting the Congressional Gold Medal to golfing legend Jack Nicklaus at the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday.
Lakers point guard Nash retires after standout career

Lakers point guard Nash retires after standout career

Two-time NBA most valuable player Steve Nash said he's "disappointed" he never won a championship but said he has had an "incredible" career as he announced his retirement.
NCAA tournament analysis, priorities for Capitals, Wizards ahead of playoffs

NCAA tournament analysis, priorities for Capitals, Wizards ahead of playoffs

The Washington Post's Scott Allen, Neil Greenberg and Dan Steinberg join host Gene Wang to debate which team can upset Kentucky in the NCAA tournament and which local school will fare better next year. The panel also analyzes Matt Williams's decision to name Max Scherzer the Nationals' opening day starter and lays out priorities for the Wizards and Capitals ahead of the postseason.
What are the Capitals' playoff priorities?

What are the Capitals' playoff priorities?

The Post Sports Live crew discusses what issues the Capitals need to address before the team likely heads to the playoffs.
Wizards need to figure out a few things before the playoffs

Wizards need to figure out a few things before the playoffs

Post Sports Live lays out what the Wizards need to fix before the team returns to the playoffs.
Is there a wrong choice for Nationals' opening day starter?

Is there a wrong choice for Nationals' opening day starter?

With the announcement that Max Scherzer will start for the Nationals on opening day, the Post Sports Live panel debates whether any pitcher from the rotation would have been a wrong choice.
Local hopes dashed until next year

Local hopes dashed until next year

Which local school — Georgetown, Maryland or Virginia — will return to March Madness next year?