Saunders' boxing licence suspended after domestic violence 'advice' video

2020-03-30 17:24

Boxing chiefs suspended WBO super-middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders' licence after he offered men advice on how to hit their female partners.

British fighter Yarde's father dies of coronavirus

2020-03-29 15:12

British boxer Anthony Yarde urged the public to stay at home after revealing his father has died of the coronavirus.

IOC Boxing Task Force defends London event after virus strikes

2020-03-26 21:00

The International Olympic Committee's Boxing Task Force questioned claims from Turkish officials that it facilitated the spread of coronavirus.

Boxer Amir Khan offers wedding venue to Britain's NHS

2020-03-26 16:21

Former world champion Amir Khan has become the latest sportsman to help in the fight against the coronavirus, offering his wedding venue for use.

Fury-Wilder rematch postponed by coronavirus pandemic

2020-03-25 06:13

The third fight in Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder's heavyweight rivalry has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Olympic boxing qualifier suspended over virus fears

2020-03-16 19:52

European Olympic boxing qualifiers in London were suspended over coronavirus fears despite an earlier decision to hold the event behind closed doors.

Fury won't lose world title over doping allegation says WBC chief

2020-03-15 16:27

Tyson Fury's reign as world heavyweight champion will not be ended by new claims over an alleged drug-testing scam.

Joshua 'never so excited' as he prepares for Pulev bout

2020-03-11 20:34

Anthony Joshua says he has "never been so excited" as he prepares to defend his heavyweight belts against Kubrat Pulev.

Hearn 'ready to conclude' deal for Joshua v Fury fight

2020-03-04 19:52

Anthony Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn has revealed he is "ready to conclude a deal" for an all-British showdown between his fighter and Tyson Fury.

Joshua happy to come home with Pulev fight in London

2020-03-02 22:42

Anthony Joshua said he felt "honoured" to be topping the bill in the first professional boxing event at the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.


Hopkins, Mosley entry into Boxing Hall of Fame delayed to 2021

2020-03-30 15:38

Legendary champions Bernard Hopkins and Shane Mosley will have their inductions to the International Boxing Hall of Fame postponed to 2021.

World champion boxer Saunders sorry for 'hit women' coronavirus video

2020-03-29 07:38

British world champion boxer Billy Joe Saunders was forced to apologise after a video emerged of him handing out advice to men on how to attack.

Turkish boxing chief slams London Olympic event over coronavirus

2020-03-26 17:08

Turkey's boxing federation slammed organisers of an Olympic qualifying tournament after three Turkish fighters and a coach tested positive.

Joshua in self-isolation after meeting Prince Charles

2020-03-25 22:03

World heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua has placed himself in self-isolation following a meeting with coronavirus victim Prince Charles.

Floyd Mayweather's uncle and trainer dies

2020-03-18 07:08

Roger Mayweather, a two-time world champion turned trainer and uncle of unbeaten boxing great Floyd Mayweather, has died.

Olympic boxing qualifier goes ahead despite virus fears

2020-03-16 15:35

Olympic boxing qualifiers for fighters from Europe are taking place in London behind closed doors despite mounting concerns over coronavirus.

Ex-girlfriend of Floyd Mayweather found dead

2020-03-12 06:30

Josie Harris, an ex-girlfriend of Floyd Mayweather who had three children with the former champion boxer, has been found dead.

Venezuelan punching for equality in and out of the ring

2020-03-05 09:28

Venezuelan boxer Tayonis Cedeno has a message for women and girls the world over - believe in yourself and you can break down any barrier.

Movie about legendary SA boxer to hit silver screens

2020-03-03 12:24

A film dedicated to the trailblazing achievements of legendary SA boxer Gerrie Coetzee is set to hit the silver screens.

Joshua to defend heavyweight titles in London on June 20

2020-03-02 14:07

Anthony Joshua confirmed that he will defend his world heavyweight titles against Kubrat Pulev in London on June 20.

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