Kessler retires

Fight-Starved Kessler Retires

Former super-middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler has announced his retirement. The Dane, 35, says he does not feel “motivated” to extend his 17-year professional career after his promoter failed in attempts ...
Mayweather yells after defeating Alvarez in Las Vegas.

Mayweather May Battle Pacquiao Soon

A long-awaited welterweight bout between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao appears to have edged closer. Fred Sternburg, Pacquiao’s agent, denied reports the Filipino had agreed terms on a 2 May meeting in Las Ve...
Muhammed Ali

Muhammad Ali Hospitalised

Former three-time heavyweight champion boxer Muhammad Ali has been taken to hospital with a mild case of pneumonia, his spokesman says. Ali, who suffers from Parkinson’s disease, is in a stable condition, Bob Gunne...
Khan lands a blow on Alexander

Khan Eyes Big Fight With Mayweather

Britain’s Amir Khan, who produced a dominant performance to secure a unanimous points victory against American Devon Alexander in Las Vegas, is relishing his feat saying he would like to fight Floyd Mayweather. Aft...
Boxer Hopkins in action

Defeated Hopkins Vows To Fight On

Bernard Hopkins says he will not retire, despite losing his light-heavyweight unification match against Sergey Kovalev last weekend. Hopkins, who turns 50 in January, failed to win a round on any of the three judges̵...
Boxing gloves

GOtv To Give 50 Decoders To Boxing Fans

As part of its initiative to revive boxing in the country, pay-TV company, GOtv, will give out 50 of its decoders to boxing fans at the GOtv Boxing Night, a professional boxing event of which it is the major sponsor. Oth...
Tyson

Tyson Says He Was Sexually Abused

Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson was sexually abused when he was seven years old by a stranger on the street, he told US radio. The 48-year-old former boxer said an adult male grabbed him. “He bullied me, sex...

Froch Knocks Out Groves In Wembley

Carl Froch knocked George Groves out with a huge right hand in the eighth round of their rematch, in front of a British-record 80,000 fans at Wembley Stadium late saturday, 31 May, 2014. In doing so, Nottingham’s F...
Mayweather s many belts

Mayweather Battles Maidana 3 May

WBC welterweight world champion Floyd Mayweather will fight WBA champion Marcos Maidana in a title unification bout on 3 May. Unbeaten American Mayweather, 37, asked fans via Twitter to choose between Amir Khan and Maida...