'Wow, wow, wow!' Philippines goes wild for 'force at 40' Pacquiao

2019-07-21 10:52

Fans in the Philippines roared their approval of Manny Pacquiao as they declared their idol was still a boxing force at the age of 40 with his victory over Keith Thurman.

Dadashev has brain surgery after defeat - reports

2019-07-20 23:02

Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev was in hospital in suburban Washington after emergency brain surgery in the wake of a punishing loss in the ring.

Pacquiao battling age, hungry Thurman in title showdown

2019-07-19 11:01

Manny Pacquiao will attempt to defy the march of time when he battles undefeated American Keith Thurman for the WBA welterweight crown.

Canelo Alvarez to skip September fight date

2019-07-17 21:43

Canelo Alvarez has scrapped plans to fight in September after failing to line up a suitable opponent, the world middleweight champion announced.

Boxing legend 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker dead at 55

2019-07-15 16:59

Former Olympic boxing gold medallist and four-weight world champion Pernell Whitaker has died after a traffic accident in Virginia.

Thurman has appetite for destruction of 'legend' Pacquiao

2019-07-10 07:52

Keith Thurman warned he is targeting the destruction of Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao when the two welterweights face off in Las Vegas.

IOC to oversee boxing at 2020 Olympics

2019-06-26 13:01

Members of the International Olympic Committee have voted unanimously to suspend recognition of amateur boxing's troubled governing body.

Riled-up Pacquiao taps 'aggressive' streak for Thurman

2019-06-21 10:19

Veteran trainer Freddie Roach says Manny Pacquiao has rediscovered his aggressive streak ahead of a bout with Keith Thurman.

Fury batters Schwarz in Las Vegas mauling

2019-06-16 08:28

Unbeaten British heavyweight Tyson Fury outclassed Germany's Tom Schwarz to score a victory by second round technical knockout.

Veteran promoter fears brain damage for Pacquiao

2019-06-14 07:18

Veteran promoter Bob Arum fears Manny Pacquiao might be risking brain damage when he steps into the ring against Keith Thurman.


Pacquiao rolls back the years to defeat Thurman

2019-07-21 07:17

Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao has rolled back the years with a vintage display to defeat reigning WBA welterweight champion Keith Thurman by split decision.

Pacquiao, Thurman face off at weigh-in

2019-07-20 08:10

Manny Pacquiao and Keith Thurman both tipped the scales at 146.5 pounds ahead of their much-anticipated WBA world welterweight title clash.

Mayweather has 'zero interest' in Pacquiao rematch

2019-07-18 07:42

Floyd Mayweather has "zero interest" in coming out of retirement for a rematch with Manny Pacquiao after their money-spinning 2015 super fight.

Khan claims Pacquiao has agreed Saudi Arabia bout

2019-07-16 18:06

British boxer Amir Khan claims he has agreed a deal to fight Manny Pacquiao in Saudi Arabia in November.

Roach eager for Pacquiao-Mayweather rematch

2019-07-11 07:26

Trainer Freddie Roach hopes Manny Pacquiao can set up a rematch with Floyd Mayweather after the Filipino legend takes care of business against Keith Thurman.

Britain's unbeaten Yafai defends WBA superfly crown

2019-06-27 22:13

Britain's undefeated Khalid Yafa defends the World Boxing Association super-flyweight title for the fifth time when he faces Dominican Norbelto Jimenez

Wladimir Klitschko rescued from burning yacht

2019-06-25 14:40

Former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has been rescued by the Spanish coastguard after the luxury yacht he was onboard caught fire.

Boost for women in IOC's Tokyo boxing plan

2019-06-20 09:45

The International Olympic Committee unveiled its plan for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics' boxing tournament which it is organising in place of the AIBA.

Muhammad Ali's autographed gold glove fails to sell at Turin auction

2019-06-13 19:39

A rare gold boxing glove made to commemorate Muhammad Ali's "Fight of the Century" against Joe Frazier has failed to find a buyer at auction.

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