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Pacquiao demands Mayweather penalty

Philippine boxer Manny Pacquiao called for punishment and a rematch on Friday after his fierce rival Floyd Mayweather was accused of violating anti-doping rules in the buildup to their mega-fight in May.
Soure:AFP: 2015/9/12 0:02:07

More fights for Pacquiao

Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao hinted he has several more fights left in him after his American promoter said he will likely retire next year.
Soure:Agencies: 2015/9/6 23:03:01

Venezuela, Colombia winners in second day of WBA Continental Championships

Boxers from Venezuela and Colombia became winners on Tuesday in the second day of WBA (World Boxing Association) Continental Championship held in Venezuela's state of Vargas (center-north), local media reported.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/8/19 11:13:26

Nigerian boxing coach predicts four gold medals in AAG

Nigeria's boxing coach Tony Konyegwachie has said the boxers for the 11th All Africa Games (AAG) will strive to win at least four gold medals.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/8/17 10:04:16

Unbeaten Mayweather names Berto as September foe

Unbeaten welterweight world champion Floyd Mayweather will try to match the iconic 49-0 career record of Rocky Marciano against fellow American Andre Berto on September 12, promoters announced Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2015/8/5 23:42:05

Kovalev KOs Mohammedi to retain titles

Sergey Kovalev knocked out Nadjib Mohammedi in the third round of their light heavyweight title bout on Saturday, barely breaking a sweat in his first appearance as a headline fighter in Las Vegas.
Soure:AFP: 2015/7/26 23:28:02

Yang sets sights on capturing world title

Dalian-born boxer “IK” Yang Lianhui steps into the ring Saturday aiming to claim the International Boxing Federation Junior Welterweight title, saying it's more than just the belt at stake. He said he wants his efforts to serve as an inspiration to a new generation of Chinese fighters.
Soure:Global Times: 2015/7/16 23:33:01

Former world champion Froch announces retirement

Carl Froch, the British four-time world super-middleweight champion, announced his retirement from boxing on Tuesday at the age of 38.
Soure:AFP: 2015/7/15 9:36:30

Mayweather stripped of WBO welterweight belt

American boxer Floyd Mayweather was Monday stripped by the World Boxing Organization (WBO) of the welterweight world title he won by beating Manny Pacquiao two months ago.
Soure:AFP: 2015/7/8 1:04:48


Latvia's Mihails Pavlovs (left) lands a left jab to the head of Spain's Youba Sissokho Ndiaye during the men's welterweight (69-kilogram) round of 32 bout at the 2015 European Games in Baku on Wednesday. Sissokho Ndiaye rallied to win 3-0.
Soure:AFP: 2015/6/17 22:33:01

Wilder retains WBC title

Deontay Wilder dropped Eric Molina three times before knocking him out in the ninth round on Saturday to retain his World Boxing Council heavyweight world title before delighted home fans in Birmingham, Alabama.
Soure:AFP: 2015/6/14 23:13:01

Brook retains IBF title

Kell Brook retained his IBF welterweight title late in London late Saturday when he stopped fellow Englishman Frankie Gavin in six rounds.
Soure:AFP: 2015/5/31 23:53:01

Sturm misses record win

Felix Sturm missed out on becoming the first German to win five world titles after his points defeat to Russia's Fedor Chudinov in Frankfurt on Saturday for the vacant World Boxing Association (WBA) super middleweight title.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2015/5/10 23:38:02

Pacquiao surgery a success

Manny Pacquiao underwent successful arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder on Wednesday, just days after his loss to Floyd Mayweather in the ­so-called Fight of the Century.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2015/5/7 22:33:01

Boxing pulls out of Combat Games over IOC dispute

Boxing on Thursday withdrew from the World Combat Games amid a bitter row between the organizers of the event and the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Soure:AFP-Global Times: 2015/5/7 22:33:01

Mayweather willing to have rematch with Pacquiao, report

Floyd Mayweather said he was willing to fight Manny Pacquiao again after the Filipino boxer repairs his torn shoulder muscle, an ESPN report said on Tuesday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/5/6 11:05:38

Pacquiao to undergo surgery

Manny Pacquiao's camp accused the Nevada Athletic Commission on Monday of denying them treatment for an injury to his right shoulder which will now require surgery to repair.
Soure:AFP-Global Times: 2015/5/5 23:23:36

Mayweather beats Pacquiao in megabout

Floyd Mayweather Jr. cemented his place among the pantheon of boxing greats by improving to 48-0 with a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao on Saturday in a fight that lived up to its immense hype and price tag.
Soure:Reuters-Global Times: 2015/5/3 23:20:45