Ali 'Fight Doctor' Pacheco dies at age 89

2017-11-17 08:24

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali's physician and cornerman, "Fight Doctor" Ferdie Pacheco, has died at his home in Miami.

Former champs set up the ring

2017-11-12 06:05

TLB Boxing Promotions, formed by former world champions Dingaan Thobela, Lehlohonolo Ledwaba and Jan Bergman, is more than ready to kick-start its future.

Berlin sausage-seller out to serve up world title

2017-11-10 21:55

Part-time sausage seller Enrico Koelling is hoping to write history by becoming the first German boxer to win a world title in the US in 87 years.

Joshua taunts heavyweight rivals on Twitter

2017-11-09 18:05

World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua goaded his rivals in a series of provocative Twitter posts as he looks to line up his next fight.

McGregor wants to fight a boxer on his turf

2017-11-02 10:15

Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor says he wants a boxer to "come into his world", insisting he would beat America's Floyd Mayweather in a rematch.

Joshua promoter wants Fury fight

2017-10-29 17:48

Anthony Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn said on Sunday he wants to see his fighter take on controversial former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury.

Controversy as Joshua retains world heavyweight titles

2017-10-29 06:17

Anthony Joshua maintained his 100 per cent knockout ratio by stopping a bloodied Carlos Takam in the tenth round of their heavyweight fight.

Philippine fighter dies after sparring match

2017-10-24 12:07

A Philippine boxer who was involved in a recent scandal over faked brain scans has died after a sparring session.

It’s youth vs experience in this ‘Four go to War’

2017-10-15 06:01

It will be a matter of youth versus experience when Azinga “Golden Boy” Fuzile and Tshifhiwa “The Atomic Spider” ­Munyai collide over 10 rounds at Emperors Palace.

Santa Cruz defends featherweight crown, eyes Mares, Frampton

2017-10-12 21:26

Mexico's Leo Santa Cruz defends his World Boxing Association featherweight title against American Chris Avalos this weekend.


I'd take McGregor in two, says De La Hoya

2017-11-15 10:58

Retired boxing world champion Oscar De La Hoya has said he would be ready to step back in the ring to face mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor.

Tete refuses to lose focus after burglary

2017-11-12 06:05

Zolani “Last Born” Tete has vowed to not allow the misfortune of being a victim of housebreaking cloud his mind ahead of his crucial world title defence.

Mike Tyson barred from entering Chile

2017-11-10 10:13

Former boxing great Mike Tyson has been barred from entering Chile because of his criminal record.

Wilder willing to fight Joshua in UK

2017-11-08 14:01

Deontay Wilder has accused Anthony Joshua's management of "ducking" him and says he is prepared to come to the UK to make the heavyweight fight happen.

Fury offers Trump role in potential Joshua fight

2017-11-01 14:29

Tyson Fury wants US President Donald Trump in his corner as he mulls "the biggest fight ever" against reigning IBF and WBA champion Anthony Joshua.

Joshua promoter aims at Wilder, Parker in 2018

2017-10-29 15:32

Anthony Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn wants to take the world heavyweight champion overseas after his 10th round win over Carlos Takam.

Joshua refuses to rule out Fury bout

2017-10-25 13:54

Anthony Joshua has refused to rule out the prospect of a world heavyweight title clash with British rival Tyson Fury despite the former champion's travails.

Big Daddy vows to take his career seriously

2017-10-22 06:01

Fresh from reclaiming the SA heavyweight title, Osborne “Big Daddy” Machimana has vowed to take his career seriously by training hard to be in good shape.

Tyson Fury promises 'three big fights' in 2018

2017-10-13 06:31

Britain's troubled former heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury says he will have "three big fights" in 2018.

Boxer cuts sparring over brain injury fears

2017-10-12 14:03

Northern Irish boxer Carl Frampton says he has cut his sparring regime by more than half to reduce his chances of developing brain damage.

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