CAS boost for barred rival to boxing chief Rakhimov

2018-10-18 15:28

Serik Konakbayev received a boost in his battle for the presidency of world boxing after the CASt announced it would rule by October 30.

Mayweather says Nurmagomedov fight will happen

2018-10-17 22:30

Former world welterweight boxing champion Floyd Mayweather insisted that he plans to fight mixed martial arts star Khabib Nurmagomedov.

Nurmagomedov challenges Mayweather to fight

2018-10-15 07:40

Mixed martial arts fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov has issued a challenge to undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather.

Britain's unbeaten Saunders vacates middleweight crown

2018-10-12 07:19

Undefeated British southpaw Billy Joe Saunders vacated the World Boxing Organization middleweight title Thursday after a doping violation that scuttled a scheduled title defense next week in Boston.

Wilder, Fury pump up volume ahead of heavyweight clash

2018-10-04 09:17

Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury were at it again, pushing and shoving and trading barbs as their promotional tour for their heavyweight world title fight hit Los Angeles.

Ex-boxing world champ killed in car accident

2018-10-02 19:18

Germany's former world boxing champion Graciano Rocchigiani, who won belts at two different weights, has been killed in a car accident.

WATCH: Fury vows to make 'lemonade out of lemon' Wilder

2018-10-01 16:08

Tyson Fury denied he was the "challenger" to world champion Deontay Wilder as he tried to rile him up by promising to make "lemonade out of a lemon".

'I'm a slumdog', Mike Tyson says on India trip

2018-09-28 21:30

Former boxing champion Mike Tyson declared himself a "slumdog" as he made his first trip to India.

Staples Centre to host Wilder v Fury showdown

2018-09-27 22:00

World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will stage his December 1 title defence against Tyson Fury at the Staples Centre.

Joshua ready for Wilder, promoter wants no Deontay delay

2018-09-23 19:43

Anthony Joshua believes his long-awaited clash with fellow world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will take place as it would be "silly not to".


Pacquiao '90 percent' he'll face Broner in January

2018-10-18 10:44

Philippine boxing idol Manny Pacquiao says a January fight in the US with American Adrien Broner is almost certain.

Alvarez inks $365 million deal with streaming service

2018-10-17 19:24

World middleweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez has signed a lucrative long-term deal with sports streaming service DAZN.

Heavyweight champ Wilder apologises after decking mascot

2018-10-14 22:12

Heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder has apologised after unleashing a punch that knocked down the mascot on an ESPN programme.

McGregor, Nurmagomedov make weight for UFC showdown

2018-10-06 08:00

Conor McGregor remained on course for his return when the UFC star made weight for his lightweight title showdown with Khabib Nurmagomedov.

WATCH: 5 of Conor McGregor's best UFC fights

2018-10-03 17:33

Conor McGregor is set to take on Khabib Nurmagomedov. We look back at five of McGregor's best UFC fights. (Warning: Footage contains scenes some viewers may find distressing)

Fury and Wilder crank up the hype as Joshua bides his time

2018-10-02 06:40

The verbal jousting between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury is gathering momentum ahead of their December 1 fight.

Smith knocks out Groves to reign as WBA super champion

2018-09-29 09:34

Britain's Callum Smith knocked out his compatriot George Groves in Saudi Arabia, dethroning the more experienced fighter to claim the WBA super middleweight title.

HBO throws in towel on live boxing coverage

2018-09-28 06:52

HBO is walking away from professional boxing after 45 years of live fight programming, the US cable network confirmed.

Joshua still fighting for his place in boxing history

2018-09-23 22:38

World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is unbeaten in 22 professional fights and he stopped a man who had never been stopped before.

Joshua overpowers Povetkin to retain world heavyweight titles

2018-09-23 06:17

Britain's Anthony Joshua retained his world heavyweight titles by inflicting the first stoppage defeat of Alexander Povetkin's professional career.

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