Thursday, April 11, 2013
World featherweight champion Chris John learned to box using tatty old gloves in an abandoned soccer field in rural Indonesia, pushed on by his father who was determined to make him a winner.
Thursday, April 4, 2013
Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao plans to fight again in September, with the bout likely to be staged outside the United States to avoid high taxes, his spokeswoman said Wednesday.
Sunday, March 17, 2013
Timothy Bradley no longer cares whether anyone thinks he won his fight with Manny Pacquiao last year. At least that's what he's telling everybody who keeps asking about it.
Monday, March 11, 2013
Bernard Hopkins became the oldest boxer to win a major title on Saturday, scoring a 12-round unanimous decision over Tavoris Cloud to claim the IBF light heavyweight championship.
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Mexican boxer Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. was suspended for nine months and fined US$900,000 by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for a failed drug test last year.
Monday, February 25, 2013
Ishe Smith seized the International Boxing Federation junior middleweight world title on Saturday with a 12-round split decision over hometown hero Cornelius Bundrage.
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Philippines boxing icon Manny Pacquiao vowed to “rise again” as he flew home Wednesday after a brutal knockout defeat that prompted some fans and experts to urge him to retire.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Philippine media commentators have put pressure on boxing great Manny Pacquiao to retire after his heavy defeat in Las Vegas, with one comparing him to Parkinson's disease sufferer Muhammad Ali.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao shed tears on national television Monday, saying he had let his country down in his devastating knockout loss to his great Mexican rival Juan Manuel Marquez.