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Unbeaten Saunders dominates Lemieux

Unbeaten Billy Joe Saunders threw down the gauntlet to four-belt champion Gennady Golovkin with a systematic dismantling of David Lemieux in his North American professional boxing debut on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/12/17 23:08:40

British boxing authority to review Fury licence in January

Tyson Fury could have his boxing licence reinstated when the British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) meets next month, a move that would allow the controversial fighter to make a ­dramatic return to the ring.
Soure:AFP: 2017/12/13 22:43:40

Vasyl Lomachenko retains title

Vasyl Lomachenko continued his meteoric rise up the boxing ladder, retaining his WBO junior lightweight title on Saturday night after challenger Guillermo Rigondeaux quit on his stool after six rounds.
Soure:AFP: 2017/12/10 22:13:39

Miguel Cotto bows out

Puerto Rico's Miguel Cotto goes out a warrior, but not a winner, after dropping a unanimous 12-round decision on Saturday to Sadam Ali in a world title fight he vowed would be his last.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/12/3 22:43:39

Charr crowned world heavyweight champion

Just two years after being shot, Manuel Charr has ended Germany's 85-year wait for a world heavyweight champion and dedicated his victory over Alexander Ustinov to his adopted home country.
Soure:AFP: 2017/11/26 23:38:40

Fastest world title KO

Zolani Tete took just 11 seconds to record the fastest knockout in world championship fight history in Belfast on Saturday night.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/11/19 22:43:40

Beterbiev KO's Koelling in 12th round to grab IBF title

Russian boxer Artur Beterbiev claimed his first world title belt on Saturday with a 12th-round knockout of Enrico Koelling in a battle for the vacant IBF light heavyweight crown.
Soure:AFP: 2017/11/12 23:03:39

Wilder KO's Stiverne

Undefeated champion Deontay Wilder destroyed Bermane Stiverne by knocking out the out-of-shape challenger with one second left in the opening round to retain his WBC heavyweight championship on Saturday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/11/5 22:18:39

Rio Ferdinand launches bid to become pro in the ring

Former England football captain Rio Ferdinand confirmed Tuesday he will train to become a professional boxer with the ultimate aim of challenging for a title belt.
Soure:AFP: 2017/9/19 22:53:39

Golovkin retains titles

Gennady Golovkin retained his three world middleweight titles on Saturday, fighting to a draw with Mexican star Canelo Alvarez in a showdown for middleweight supremacy that lived up to the hype.
Soure:AFP: 2017/9/17 19:28:39

Boxing umpires suspended following judging controversy at National Games

Judges who officiated in the boxing competitions of the 13th Chinese National Games have been suspended over judging controversies, the sport's national governing body announced on Thursday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/9/7 16:37:53

Fifty and out as Mayweather stops brave McGregor

Floyd Mayweather Jr outclassed Conor McGregor to win their money-spinning superfight by technical knockout in Las Vegas on Saturday, securing his place in boxing history to head into retirement with a record 50th straight victory.
Soure:AFP: 2017/8/27 23:18:39

Mayweather, McGregor face off in Las Vegas

Hype will collide with reality on Saturday in Las Vegas as boxing legend Floyd Mayweather takes on mixed martial arts superstar Conor McGregor in a battle of combat sport kings tipped to be the richest fight in history.
Soure:AFP: 2017/8/25 23:03:39

Crawford KOs Indongo to unify titles

American Terence Crawford became the first undisputed boxing champion in over a decade by knocking out previously unbeaten Julius Indongo in the third round of their super lightweight fight on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/8/20 22:23:39

Filipino fighters at risk in brain scan scam

A total of 150 professional boxers in the Philippines have been banned for falsifying brain scan results aimed at detecting serious head injuries in the sport, regulators said Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/8/15 22:28:40

Highlights of ONE Championship Lightweight match in Macao

Timofey Nastyukhin(L) of Russia competes during the Lightweight match against Koji Ando of Japan at ONE:Kings and Conquerors Championship in Macao, China, on Aug. 5, 2017.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/8/6 9:31:15

Klitschko hangs up gloves

Ukraine's former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko announced his retirement from boxing on Thursday to scupper any hopes of a November rematch against Britain's Anthony Joshua.
Soure:AFP: 2017/8/3 22:38:39

Zou stunned in title defense

China's boxing star Zou Shi­ming failed to weather the fist storm from Sho Kimura of Japan on Friday in Shanghai, losing the WBO flyweight world title.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/7/28 23:58:39