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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

China's Zou ready to defend title

Chinese boxing star Zou Shi­ming is confident of his WBO flyweight title defense as he faces Japanese challenger Sho Kimura at the Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai on Friday.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/7/27 23:43:39

Mayweather, McGregor take trash talk tour to New York

Floyd Mayweather was on the attack on Thursday, branding Conor McGregor a quitter as the four-stop tour hyping their cross-combat super fight hit New York.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/14 21:23:39

Before Mayweather-McGregor ... Ali vs Inoki

There are many in the boxing world who are appalled by the prospect of Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor climbing into a ring next month. Bob Arum is, emphatically, not one of them.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/14 5:03:40

Trainer to urge Pacquiao to quit

Manny Pacquiao's trainer advised the Filipino legend to quit boxing Monday after his sensational defeat to unheralded Australian Jeff Horn.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/4 0:01:40

Horn stuns Pacquiao

Former schoolteacher Jeff Horn stunned world champion Manny Pacquiao to win the World Boxing Organization welterweight crown with a unanimous points decision in Brisbane on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/2 23:58:39

Pacquiao looks beyond Horn

Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao faces unheralded Australian challenger Jeff Horn in Sunday's world welterweight title fight in Brisbane in pursuit of a dream rematch with Floyd Mayweather.
Soure:AFP: 2017/7/1 0:23:39

IBF to launch Silk Road event

The International Boxing Federation (IBF) announced Friday it is set to establish its IBF Belt and Road (B&R) Region and launch of the IBF Silk Road Champions tournament.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/5/26 23:53:39

Tyson Fury claims fight with Joshua set for April 2018

Tyson Fury has claimed that London's Wembley Stadium has already been booked for a heavyweight super-fight between himself and fellow Briton Anthony Joshua in April next year.
Soure:AFP: 2017/5/8 23:03:40

Alvarez sleepwalks through Chavez in Las Vegas, next to fight Golovkin

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez cruised to a unanimous decision over Julio Chavez Jr in a 12-round mismatch on Saturday, then announced in the ring that his next fight would be against Gennady Golovkin.
Soure:AFP: 2017/5/7 22:13:40

Heavyweight champion Joshua ready to take out rivals 'one by one'

World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua says he could take out his rivals in the top division “one by one” following his sensational victory over Wladimir Klitschko.
Soure:AFP: 2017/5/2 23:03:39

Pacquiao-Horn bout still moot: promoters

Promoters refused to declare Manny Pacquiao's fight with Australia's Jeff Horn official on Thursday, saying “there is no event to be announced” until all contracts had been signed.
Soure:AFP: 2017/4/6 23:28:40

Pacquiao 'to fight' Horn

Philippine world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao is to fight undefeated Jeff Horn on his home turf in Australia, the Filipino star's camp said Wednesday.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/4/5 23:53:40

Philippine boxing legend Pacquiao back in talks to fight Jeff Horn

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao is back in talks for a possible fight with unbeaten Australian Jeff Horn, the Filipino world champion's adviser said Friday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/4/1 0:58:40

Pacquiao to fight Britain's Khan in April

Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao and British fighter Amir Khan confirmed separately on Sunday that they would face each other on April 23 after weeks of conflicting reports.
Soure:AFP: 2017/2/26 23:53:39