Amir Khan unleashed a flurry of verbal jabs Tuesday at Floyd Mayweather after the unbeaten American passed him over for a lucrative May 3 bout and chose Argentina’s Marcos Maidana.Wednesday, 26 February, 2014, 9:53am
Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley intend to leave no doubt this time.
Nearly two years after Bradley beat the Filipino congressman in a hotly disputed split decision, the welterweights both seemed uncommonly confident as they began promotional work for their April 12 rematch.
That’s because each man is still unshakably certain he won their first meeting.5 Feb 2014 - 9:44am
With the date and venue already inked in, five-division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. has asked his fans on social media to choose his next opponent from either Britain’s Amir Khan or Marcos Maidana of Argentina.4 Feb 2014 - 10:23am
Manny Pacquiao (Philippines) v Brandon Rios (United States)24 Nov 2013 - 5:29pm 5 comments
Orlando Cruz won the fight of his life when he came out last year as the first openly gay fighter in boxing. Now he’s in a fight of another kind.
11 Oct 2013 - 9:37pm
Muhammad Ali was back home on Thursday night to honour an ex-president, Grammy winners and young adults for their roles in fighting for humanitarian causes.4 Oct 2013 - 4:23pm
Mexican boxer Julio Cesar Chavez Jnr thought he was still a super middleweight while training for his comeback fight with Brian Vera.
Even after a full training camp and a postponement, he never managed to get down to that 76.2-kilogram limit.28 Sep 2013 - 2:38pm
Haitian-born Canadian Adonis Stevenson defends his World Boxing Council light-heavyweight title for the first time on Saturday when he faces former world champion Tavoris Cloud.27 Sep 2013 - 11:33am
Oscar De La Hoya has admitted himself to a treatment facility as he continues to fight substance abuse, just days ahead of the big fight his company is promoting between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Canelo Alvarez.11 Sep 2013 - 4:56pm
Philippines superstar Manny Pacquiao has revealed he has "probably two and a half years" left before he retires from the ring, but he will make the most of his twilight years beginning with victory against American Brandon Rios in November in Macau.28 Jul 2013 - 9:00am
Inside the smaller theatre at Madison Square Garden about five years ago, shortly before a world title fight, Emile Griffith was introduced one more time to the crowd. He rose shakily from his seat, waved ever so briefly and then sat down
The applause kept going.25 Jul 2013 - 4:45pm
Mikey Garcia stopped Juan Manuel Lopez in the fourth round on Saturday night, leaving the WBO featherweight title vacant after Garcia failed to make weight.
Garcia (32-0) weighed in at 128 pounds on Friday, two over the featherweight limit. Lopez weighed in at 1251/2.
Lopez (33-3) would have regained the title with a win.16 Jun 2013 - 3:23pm
Boosted so she could reach the microphone and speak on a most special day for her late father, 7-year-old Sofia Gatti beamed.
“Thank you from my dad,” she said Sunday as Arturo “Thunder” Gatti was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame.11 Jun 2013 - 5:57pm
With naysayers predicting the beginning of the end for Manny Pacquiao, Top Rank promoter Bob Arum says the Filipino superstar is far from finished - and he will prove it in Macau in November.9 Jun 2013 - 5:39am
For years, Riddick Bowe dreamed of getting back into the ring - just not this ring and this sport, in this country.
Next week in Thailand, the former world heavyweight boxing champion will step out of retirement to make his debut as a Muay Thai fighter - the brutal martial art that makes boxing look gentlemanly.8 Jun 2013 - 8:53pm