Monday, October 15, 2012
Filipino champion Nonito Donaire defended his world super bantamweight titles by stopping Toshiaki Nishioka in the ninth round Saturday, handing the Japanese boxer his first defeat in eight years.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson has been granted a visa to enter Australia for a series of motivational talks next month, organizers said on Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
World Boxing Association bantamweight champion Koki Kameda will take on top contender Hugo Ruiz of Mexico in a title match on Dec. 4 in the Japanese city of Osaka, his handlers said Tuesday.
Monday, October 8, 2012
Three days after being banned from New Zealand, Mike Tyson hit out Saturday at the decision to revoke his visa due to a rape conviction but bizarrely said his life would be “miserable” without its controversies.
Ireland's Olympic silver medalist John Joe Nevin has confirmed that he will not continue amateur fighting until the 2016 Rio Game and will instead join the professional ranks.
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Former Olympic boxer Orlando Cruz says he “is a proud gay man” and is not shy about letting people in prizefighting circles know it.
Muhammad Ali owned the night without saying a word.
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao are settling a federal defamation case in Las Vegas, clearing a key hurdle to a long-awaited bout between two top fighters who've traded verbal jabs for years but have never met in the ring.
Monday, September 10, 2012
“I'm a bit disappointed because I wanted to win by a real knockout not a technical one,” Klitschko said after the bout. “I was ready to keep on fighting and (Manuel) Charr also wanted. But it was the doctor's decision and it was his responsibility.”
Andre Ward knocked down Chad Dawson three times before winning on a technical knockout in the 10th round to defend his WBC-WBA super middleweight titles Saturday to the delight of his hometown crowd.