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Filipino boxer Pacquiao reclaims WBO title

Filipino star boxer Manny Pacquiao reclaimed the World Boxing Organization welterweight title for the third time with a unanimous decision victory over former champion Jesse Vargas here on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/11/6 20:17:41

Zou to debut in Vegas on 'Pacman' undercard

Two time Olympic gold medalist Zou Shi­ming is grateful to share the billing with Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao as he goes for his first-ever professional boxing crown against a familiar foe in Kwanpichit Onesongchaigym of Thailand.
Soure:AFP: 2016/11/5 0:03:39

Pacquiao not slowing down

Manny Pacquiao says that ­despite a punishing schedule which includes juggling two high-profile jobs in the buildup to his return to the boxing ring, he has still managed to maintain his fire for the sport.
Soure:AFP: 2016/10/28 5:03:40

Zou to vie for world title

China's boxing star Zou Shiming will face Prasitsak Papoem for the vacant WBO world flyweight title on November 5.
Soure:Global Times: 2016/10/27 0:43:39

Fury's boxing license suspended

British heavyweight Tyson Fury has had his boxing license suspended, hours after he announced he was relinquishing his two world titles to focus on his mental health.
Soure:Reuters: 2016/10/13 23:23:39

Alvarez knocks out Smith

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez knocked out previously unbeaten Liam “Beefy” Smith in the ninth round on Saturday to regain a share of the super welterweight world title before more than 51,000 at AT&T Stadium in Texas.
Soure:AFP: 2016/9/19 0:23:39

AIBA denies bid to take over the sport

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) on Monday denied accusations it is trying to take over the sport, following a controversial decision to let professional boxers fight at the Rio Olympic Games.
Soure:AFP: 2016/7/26 0:18:00

Crawford beats Postol in Vegas

Unbeaten Terence Crawford punched his way to a lopsided 12-round unanimous decision over Viktor Postol on Saturday to unify the World Boxing Organization (WBO) and World Boxing Council (WBC) junior welterweight world titles.
Soure:AFP: 2016/7/25 0:50:17

Wilder stops Arreola to retain WBC world title

Deontay Wilder shook off injury to retain his World Boxing Council (WBC) heavyweight world title on Saturday as bloodied challenger Chris Arreola failed to answer the bell for the ninth round.
Soure:AFP: 2016/7/18 7:25:18

Pac-Man to 'come back'

Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao plans to come out of retirement to fight, his promoter said, though the boxer said no fight has yet been set.
Soure:AFP: 2016/7/14 0:11:59

China to launch professional boxing league in September

A brand-new Chinese professional boxing league will be launched in September, the organizers IBCA announced here on Wednesday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/7/13 17:58:32

Emotional farewell to Ali

Thousands of people from the worlds of sports, entertainment, politics and Muhammad Ali's native Louisville bid farewell Friday to the boxing legend eulogized by Bill Clinton as a "universal soldier for our common humanity."
Soure:AFP: 2016/6/12 7:26:55

China's boxer Zou Shiming to accumulate for pro title in first US bout

China's two-time Olympic champion Zou Shiming will take on a young Hungarian boxer on Saturday at the Madison Square Garden in New York.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/6/9 10:59:03

Family invites world to Ali's funeral

The world is invited to the funeral of Muhammad Ali in his hometown on Friday, where the boxing legend's life will be celebrated with a public funeral procession and memorial service, a family spokesman said.
Soure:AFP: 2016/6/6 7:16:57

Professional boxers allowed to compete in Rio Olympics

Professional boxers will compete at the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games after the international boxing association AIBA approved a constitutional change on Wednesday, its president said.
Soure:Reuters: 2016/6/2 7:03:41

Xiong falls in title challenge, Casimero stuns Ruenroeng in Beijing

China's Xiong Chaozhong failed to overcome a late rally by Jose Jimenez of Colombia in the IBF Mini Flyweight World Championship Eliminator on Wednesday, ending his hopes of challenging for the world title.
Soure:Global Times: 2016/5/26 0:46:59

IBF China, LeSports ink PPV deal in Beijing

The International Boxing Federation's (IBF) China branch signed a five-year online broadcasting deal with LeSports on Monday, as the IBF holds its convention this week in Beijing.
Soure:Global Times: 2016/5/24 0:16:13

Aussie heavyweight boxer stripped of title after second positive drug test

Australian heavyweight boxing world champion Lucas Browne has on Friday had his World Boxing Association (WBA) title stripped after a "B sample" drug test also returned a positive result for the illicit substance clenbuterol.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/5/13 13:34:44