SA boxing legend Peter 'Terror' Mathebula dies

2020-01-19 11:16

The family of Peter "Terror" Mathebula has confirmed that the South African boxing legend has passed away.

Fury chasing knockout in Wilder rematch

2020-01-14 07:00

Tyson Fury has vowed to chase a knockout in next month's eagerly anticipated rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder.

Sport in 2019 | Best quotes

2019-12-18 07:35

From rugby to horse racing... a compilation of the best sporting quotes of 2019.

Fury splits with coach ahead of Wilder clash

2019-12-15 20:21

Tyson Fury has split with his coach Ben Davison just two months before his rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder.

Charlo stops Hogan to retain WBC middleweight title

2019-12-08 08:17

Unbeaten American Jermall Charlo stopped Irish challenger Dennis Hogan in the seventh round to retain his World Boxing Council middleweight world title.

Ruiz blames 3-month party for Joshua defeat

2019-12-08 07:49

Andy Ruiz blamed three months of partying for his one-sided world heavyweight championship defeat to Anthony Joshua.

Joshua sheds, Ruiz piles on weight before 'Clash on the Dunes'

2019-12-07 09:00

Anthony Joshua weighed in more than 20kg lighter than heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz jnr ahead of their controversial rematch.

'Hungry' Joshua says no celebration if he beats Ruiz

2019-12-04 20:44

Anthony Joshua says he will not celebrate if he regains his world heavyweight title against Andy Ruiz.

Pacquiao 2.0: Philippines scouts hunting for boxing's next big thing

2019-11-28 06:40

In the boxing-obsessed Philippines, scores of young fighters dream of becoming the next Manny Pacquiao.

Devastating right sees Wilder KO Ortiz to retain heavyweight title

2019-11-24 08:03

Deontay Wilder knocked out Luis Ortiz to retain his World Boxing Council world title and preserve his unbeaten record in boxing's resurgent heavyweight division.


Garcia eyes Pacquiao, Spence in bid to regain crown

2020-01-15 21:28

Former world welterweight champion Danny Garcia is looking at Manny Pacquiao and Errol Spence in a bid to reclaim his boxing throne.

Fury-Wilder rematch set for Las Vegas

2019-12-28 06:56

The February 22 rematch between World Boxing Council heavyweight world titleholder Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury will take place in Las Vegas.

Joshua offers to be Fury's sparring partner if it helps him beat Wilder

2019-12-17 15:50

Anthony Joshua has offered to be Tyson Fury's sparring partner if it helps his fellow British fighter beat WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder.

Crawford crushes Kavaliauskas in 9th round to retain WBO title

2019-12-15 08:23

Terence Crawford survived some early jitters to retain his WBO welterweight title with a ninth round knockout of former Olympian Egidijus Kavaliauskas.

Joshua tightlipped on future after reclaiming world titles

2019-12-08 07:49

Anthony Joshua would not be drawn on his future plans after regaining his world heavyweight titles from Andy Ruiz on Saturday.

Joshua defeats Ruiz to reclaim heavyweight crown

2019-12-08 07:03

Britain's Anthony Joshua reclaimed his world heavyweight crown from Andy Ruiz on Saturday, outclassing the Mexican-American to score a unanimous points victory.

Joshua, Ruiz ready for 'Clash on the Dunes'

2019-12-06 06:46

Anthony Joshua faces the biggest test of his boxing career on Saturday as he attempts to reclaim his world heavyweight crown from Andy Ruiz in a controversial rematch in Saudi Arabia.

Ruiz says pressure all on Joshua ahead of Saudi rematch

2019-12-02 22:00

Heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr said Monday that all the pressure will be on dethroned champion Anthony Joshua in their contentious showdown in Saudi Arabia.

New Africa Bantamweight champ wants to inspire young boxers

2019-11-26 13:47

Newly crowned World Boxing Federation All Africa Bantamweight champion Sanele Magwaza (pictured) hopes his surprisingly immediate success in boxing will encourage more youngsters, especially from the rural areas of KwaZulu-Natal, to join the sport.

Floyd Mayweather teases 2020 comeback

2019-11-22 20:14

Floyd Mayweather has teased a possible return to fighting, writing in an Instagram post he was "coming out of retirement" in 2020.

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