ARTICLES RELATING TO BOXING

Several Olympic boxing officials dropped

2016-08-18 08:33

A number of judges and referees have been sent home from the Olympic Games following a review by the International Boxing Association.

Irish boxer calls judges 'cheats'

2016-08-17 12:10

Irish boxer Michael Conlan was furious in his post-match interview after a dubious defeat in the bantam 56kg quarter-final.

Boxing's blood, guts and facial cuts

2016-08-11 21:12

With headgear, Olympic boxers are having to deal with something completely new - facial cuts.

Pacquiao confirms fight with Vargas

2016-08-10 09:39

Boxing icon Manny Pacquiao has confirmed he is coming out of retirement to fight WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas.

Irish boxing champ fails dope test

2016-08-04 21:34

Irish Olympic boxing medal hope Michael O'Reilly faces being sent home from Rio after failing a dope test.

Pacquiao plans to fight Vargas - report

2016-08-04 11:06

Manny Pacquiao will return to the ring later this year to fight World Boxing Organization welterweight champion Jessie Vargas.

Fury sues UKAD over doping allegations

2016-08-03 08:23

British world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury is suing the UK Anti-Doping over allegations he failed a doping test.

Frampton stops Santa Cruz to win WBA crown

2016-07-31 07:14

Challenger Carl Frampton defeated Mexico's Leo Santa Cruz by a majority decision to claim the WBA featherweight crown.

Unbeaten boxers square off in unification fight

2016-07-22 08:10

There will be plenty at stake, including a date with Manny Pacquiao, when Terence Crawford and Viktor Postol duke it out on Saturday.

'Passionate' Pacquiao eyes comeback

2016-07-14 10:50

Manny Pacquiao declares he's still passionate for boxing and may come out of retirement, although there are no plans for a fight this year.

 

Klitschko to take legal action against Fury

2016-08-17 16:49

Wladimir Klitschko will take legal action against world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury in a dispute over the contract for their rematch.

Mayweather turns up at Rio boxing - to watch

2016-08-14 11:14

Unbeaten American boxing star Floyd Mayweather made a surprise appearance at the Rio Olympics boxing.

Ali tribute book to be released

2016-08-11 17:51

A very great athlete will help pay tribute to "The Greatest": Derek Jeter's publishing imprint is set to release "Muhammad Ali Unfiltered."

Namibian boxer arrested for attempted sexual assault

2016-08-08 19:25

Brazilian police have arrested a Namibian boxer on suspicion of attempting to sexually assault a room maid at the Olympic Village.

Russian boxers cleared to compete

2016-08-04 18:35

Russia's 11 Olympic boxers have all been cleared to compete at Rio 2016 by the International Boxing Association, despite the doping scandal.

Fury faces charge over banned substance

2016-08-03 21:44

World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury was provisionally suspended in June over the presence of a banned substance.

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From Amakhosi's win against the Buccaneers to the Lions securing a Super Rugby final, here are 10 images from your weekend in sport.

From Amakhosi's win against the Buccaneers to the Lions securing a Super Rugby final, here are 10 images from your weekend in sport.

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AIBA denies bid to take over boxing

2016-07-25 16:33

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has denied accusations it is trying to take over the sport.

Wilder ready to take frustration out on Arreola

2016-07-15 10:22

Deontay Wilder, robbed of his heavyweight world title defence against Alexander Povetkin, is ready to take on Chris Arreola on Saturday.

Pacquiao plans to fight again this year

2016-07-13 08:31

Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao plans to come out of retirement to fight, his promoter, though the boxer said no fight has yet been set.

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