Friday, June 22, 2012
World boxing icon Manny Pacquiao won over Timothy Bradley in their fight for the World Boxing Organization welterweight crown, said a five-man panel of the WBO.
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Giving voice to the outrage over Timothy Bradley's controversial split decision over Manny Pacquiao, two senators introduced legislation Monday that would create a special boxing commission to oversee all matches in the United States and restore integrity to the sport.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao, the boxers that fight fans worldwide want to see in the ring together, top the list of the 100 highest-paid athletes released by Forbes magazine on Monday.
Monday, June 18, 2012
Mexico's unbeaten Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. stopped Irish southpaw Andy Lee in the seventh round on Saturday to keep his World Boxing Council middleweight title and win his 23rd fight in a row.
Sunday, June 17, 2012
Manny Pacquiao was feted on his return to the Philippines on Saturday despite losing one of his eight championship belts in a contentious loss to Timothy Bradley.1 Comment
Thursday, June 14, 2012
Mexicans Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Jhonny Gonzalez will defend world titles on Sept. 15, promoters said Tuesday in a well-timed announcement after Manny Pacquiao's controversial loss.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Cuban boxer Teofilo Stevenson, the three-time Olympic heavyweight champion with a devastating right hand and a gentlemanly demeanor, has died. He was 60.
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Filipinos expressed shock and some wept Sunday over Manny Pacquiao's defeat in a Las Vegas bout with undefeated American boxer Timothy Bradley.
Monday, June 11, 2012
Shocked Filipinos claimed “highway robbery” Sunday after boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao was stunned by American challenger Timothy Bradley, losing his first bout in seven years.
Monday, June 4, 2012
Mexico's Leo Santa Cruz won a 12-round unanimous decision over South African veteran Vusi Malinga on Saturday to capture the vacant International Boxing Federation (IBF) bantamweight world title.