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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

Klitschko out-points Jennings

Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko retained his heavyweight world titles on Saturday with a lopsided 12-round unanimous decision over previously unbeaten American Bryant Jennings.
Soure:AFP-Global Times: 2015/4/26 23:03:51

Pacquiao-Mayweather $10 weigh-in ticket

Promoters of the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd ­Mayweather mega fight have taken the unusual step of charging for the weigh-in after a limited number of tickets for the fight were snapped up almost immediately on Thursday.
Soure:AFP: 2015/4/24 23:08:02

Mayweather tags him a better fighter than Ali

Floyd Mayweather believes he's a better fighter than Muhammad Ali, the American boxer said earlier this week.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/4/24 18:00:36

Boxer Mayweather set to create record for sportsman's annual pay

Floyd Mayweather's fight against Manny Pacquiao on May 2 will help make the American boxer's 2015 earnings shatter the all-time record for a sportsman's annual pay, said on Thursday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/4/3 14:30:40

Russell floors Gonzalez for WBC featherweight title

American Gary Russell dominated Jhonny Gonzalez en route to a fourth-round technical knockout on Saturday to seize the Mexican's World Boxing Council (WBC) featherweight world title.
Soure:AFP-Global Times: 2015/3/29 23:34:44

English Harrison retires

Former boxing golden boy Audley Harrison is to retire for the second time in his career due to problems associated with head injuries sustained in the ring, he announced Thursday.
Soure:Agencies-Global Times: 2015/3/26 23:37:29

Mayweather-Pacquiao revenue over $400m, says promoter Arum

Record-shattering revenue totals for Manny Pacquiao's upcoming boxing showdown with unbeaten Floyd Mayweather could surpass $400 million, promoter Bob Arum told ESPN in a report on Monday on the sports network's website.
Soure:AFP-Global Times: 2015/3/24 22:48:02

Tensions brewing around Pacquiao-Mayweather fight

Tensions appeared to be rising around the long awaited welterweight world title fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, with the fighters' camps reportedly at odds over a proposed doping penalty.
Soure:AFP: 2015/3/21 0:43:01

Kovalev stops Pascal to retain world titles

Sergey Kovalev stopped former champion Jean Pascal in the eighth round on Saturday to retain his trio of light heavyweight world titles.
Soure:AFP-Global Times: 2015/3/15 23:54:02

Zou confident of 'dream' world title

China's Zou Shiming declared Friday that he would achieve his "dream" of becoming world champion against Amnat Ruenroeng, predicting that the International Boxing Federation (IBF) flyweight bout in Macao would be a "great show."
Soure:AFP: 2015/3/6 23:23:01

China's Li Qian wins women's 75kg at Strandja int'l boxing tournament

Chinese boxer Li Qian won the gold medal in the women's 75kg category Saturday at the 66th edition of "Strandja", the oldest international boxing tournament in Europe.
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/3/1 9:46:35

Chinese Xiong takes back WBC title

Xiong Chaozhong (L) of China competes during a WBC minimumweight title match against Hiroya Yamamoto of Japan in Wenshan, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Feb. 22, 2015. Xiong Chaozhong claimed the title.Photo:Xinhua
Soure:Xinhua: 2015/2/23 10:03:13

Pacquiao fight not set yet: Mayweather

Unbeaten fighter Floyd Mayweather said on Sunday that ­neither he nor Manny Pacquiao have signed a deal for a May mega-fight, but he still hopes to get into the ring with the Filipino icon.
Soure:AFP: 2015/2/17 0:03:36