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Actor Jamie Foxx confirms Tyson biopic

US actor Jamie Foxx got his fans excited recently when he showed off his swollen physique ahead of playing boxer Mike Tyson in an upcoming biopic of the controversial fighter.
Soure:Global Times: 2020/6/27 0:58:40

Fury-Wilder rematch postponed by virus

The third fight in Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder's heavyweight rivalry has been postponed as the coronavirus pandemic grips the US and Britain, ESPN reported on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2020/3/25 17:03:41

Chinese boxer Zhang Weili defends her country by knocking out racist rhetoric

Zhang Weili, the 21-year-old mixed martial artist defended her Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's title after defeating Joanna Jedrzejczyk at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on March 7.
Soure:Global Times: 2020/3/12 13:23:40

Fury batters Wilder in TKO victory

Tyson Fury reigns again as a heavyweight world champion after battering Deontay Wilder on the way to a stunning seventh­round stoppage in their World Boxing Council title rematch.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/23 18:18:41

Wilder mocks 'pillow fists' of Fury ahead of heavyweight rematch

World heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder ridiculed Tyson Fury's punching power on Tuesday as the two unbeaten fighters prepare for their eagerly anticipated rematch in Las Vegas.
Soure:AFP: 2020/2/12 18:58:43

China's deliveryman boxer Zhang takes ring

Zhang Fangyong glances at a photograph of fellow boxer Floyd "Money" Mayweather.
Soure:AFP: 2020/1/16 19:13:40

I'm the more skilled boxer, claims Ruiz

World heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr said he was the more skilled fighter and Briton Anthony Joshua will have to rethink his strategy in their December 7 title rematch.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/12/1 21:23:39

Unbeaten Wilder KOs Ortiz

Unbeaten Deontay Wilder landed a devastating right hand to knock out Luis Ortiz in the seventh round and retain his World Boxing Council heavyweight title.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/24 18:43:39

China's Xu dominates Robles to defend WBA featherweight title

China's Xu Can retained his World Boxing Association featherweight title with an impressive 12-round unanimous decision over previously unbeaten Manny Robles III in ­Indio, California on Saturday.
Soure:Agencies: 2019/11/24 18:38:42

Alvarez KOs 'Krusher' Kovalev in Las Vegas

Saul "Canelo" Alvarez knocked out Sergey Kovalev with a vicious combination in the 11th round to win the WBO light heavyweight title on Saturday, moving up two weight classes to become a four-division champ.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/3 20:58:39

Chinese boxers to host Japanese challengers in Shanghai in Oct

Chinese boxers will host Japanese challengers on October 17 in Shanghai, organizers have announced.
Soure:Global Times: 2019/9/25 20:18:05

Golovkin readies for October title clash

Gennady Golovkin, tired of talking about a third Canelo Alvarez bout that hasn't materialized, is focused instead on launching a new middleweight world title run when he takes on Sergiy Derevyanchenko on October 5.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/24 19:08:41

Bloodied Fury survives severe cut to outpoint Sweden's Wallin

Undefeated British heavyweight Tyson Fury shook off a left hook to the temple that left him bloodied and bruised before battling to a unanimous points win over Sweden's Otto Wallin Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/15 21:08:40

Lomachenko adds WBC title in thriller

Vasyl Lomachenko, widely regarded as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world, beat British challenger Luke Campbell in a thrilling bout to win the vacant WBC lightweight title in London on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/1 19:33:40

WBC suspends Whyte's status as interim world heavyweight champion

British boxer Dillian Whyte's status as interim world heavyweight champion and mandatory challenger to Deontay Wilder has been provisionally ­suspended by the WBC following an "adverse" drugs finding.
Soure:AFP: 2019/7/31 20:03:41

Davis TKOs Nunez in Round 2

Gervonta Davis remained unbeaten with a second-round technical knockout on Saturday over Ricardo Nunez in a super featherweight homecoming bout on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/7/28 18:28:39

Pacquiao, 40, captures WBA crown

Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao rolled back the years to become the oldest welterweight champion in boxing history with a thrilling split decision victory over WBA champion Keith Thurman on ­Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/7/21 18:03:40

Mayweather 'zero interest' in Pacquiao rematch

Floyd Mayweather has "zero interest" in coming out of retirement for a rematch with Manny Pacquiao after their money-spinning 2015 superfight, close confidante Leonard Ellerbe said Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/7/18 16:48:40