Thursday, November 13, 2014
The new professional competition run by the previously amateur boxing world governing body is already showing signs of being a hit with fans.
The Taiwanese president of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) said he will do his utmost to find a successor over the next four years if he is re-elected to his post at the upcoming AIBA Congress in South Korea.
Monday, November 10, 2014
Sergey Kovalev of Russia dominated Bernard Hopkins from the opening bell, winning a unanimous decision early Sunday to stake his claim as the best light heavyweight.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
In a reversal of roles, the outspoken Muhammad Ali won the "Rumble In The Jungle" 40 years ago but has become a stricken, silent icon, while brooding slugger George Foreman has turned into an outgoing tycoon.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Indian boxer L. Sarita Devi has been provisionally suspended from competition for rejecting her Asian Games bronze medal at the podium following her controversial semifinal loss at Incheon.
Monday, October 20, 2014
Nicholas Walters stopped Philippine-born Nonito Donaire with a second left in the sixth round, winning the WBA featherweight title in dramatic fashion Saturday night.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
They are buried in unmarked graves, unloved and unknown. Philadelphia may be the setting of the "Rocky" films, but the fighters who made it once one of the most famous cities in the boxing world are in many cases dead and in danger of being forgotten.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Mexican fighter Saul "Canelo" Alvarez has pulled out of a planned Dec. 6 fight against Joshua Clottey to recover from a nagging ankle injury, Golden Boy Promotions said Monday.
Monday, September 22, 2014
Manny Pacquiao will receive no special treatment on his first foray into professional basketball, a rival player has vowed, as the Philippine boxing superstar struggles with a hectic training schedule for both sports.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Indian boxers will be allowed to participate at the Asian Games under their national flag after the sport's amateur world governing body gave provisional recognition to a new national federation.