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'Punisher' Mayweather 'annihilating' sparring partners in training ahead of Pacquiao bout  Mar 23, 2:50 pm
Sydney, Mar 23 (ANI): Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather's uncle has revealed that the boxer is 'annihilating' sparring partners in training ahead of his showdown with Filipino boxer and politician Manny Pacquiao.
'Heavy handed' Rooney can throw a mean punch too!  Mar 19, 2:59 pm
London, Mar 19 (ANI): Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney is not only talented at football but can also throw a good punch when it comes to boxing in the ring, a top boxing coach who has worked with him revealed.
Manny Pacquiao claims developed strategy to end Mayweather's unbeaten boxing run in May 2 bout  Mar 19, 2:59 pm
London, Mar 19 (ANI): Filipino boxer and Politician Manny Pacquiao has claimed that he has developed the strategy to end US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather's unbeaten run when the two go head-to-head in their much anticipated May 2 bout in Las Vegas.
Mayweather-Pacquiao bout winner belt worth whopping one mln dollars!  Mar 18, 3:38 pm
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): The much anticipated bout between unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather and Filipino boxer and politician Manny Pacquiao is sure to be a remarkable fight indeed, with the WBC belt, that the two men would be vying for, worth a whopping one million dollars.
Mitt Romney to turn boxer for 'charity' bout with Evander Holyfield  Mar 18, 11:09 am
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): American politician and businessman Mitt Romney is scheduled to fight former heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield for a fundraising event, but he has honestly admitted that it won't be much of a fight, insisting that he would be knocked unconscious.
Tyson helps Jamie Foxx pick his `best knockouts` for Martin Scorsese-directed film   Mar 17, 6:00 pm
London, Mar 17 (ANI): Legendary boxer Mike Tyson has sought help from online community, asking them to pick the former heavyweight boxing champions' 10 best knockout, in order to help actor Jamie Foxx, who will be reprising the role of the boxer in a Martin Scorsese-directed film.
5-foot-9-inch tall Evander Holyfield was called 'Little Holyfield' as teen  Mar 16, 12:19 pm
New York, Mar 16 (ANI): Former undisputed boxing World Champion, Evander Holyfield has revealed that he was not once as big as he now is and was nicknamed 'little Holyfield' as a teenager.
Rooney 'knocked out' during boxing bout with pal Bardsley in Man U skipper's kitchen  Mar 15, 2:23 pm
London, Mar 15 (ANI): Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has apparently knocked out during a boxing bout with his friend, Stoke City defender Phil Bardsley, during a booze-filled boys night in at the England football team captain's mansion.
Boxing champ Klitschko game for deadly bout with alligators too  Mar 14, 1:24 pm
Washington, Mar 14 (ANI): Hulking boxing pro Wladimir Klitschko has so much confidence in his boxing skills that he isn't afraid to have a bout with alligators too.
Mayweather, Pacquiao agree to USADA's drug testing programme ahead of high-intensity bout  Mar 14, 11:16 am
London, Mar 14 (ANI): US unbeaten boxing champion Floyd Mayweather and Filipino politician and boxer Manny Pacquiao have both agreed to unannounced blood and urine testing without reservation ahead of their May 2 bout, which would be conducted under the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) testing programme.
Mayweather not charged with crime in alleged choking case involving 19-year-old close family friend  Mar 13, 11:57 am
Washington, Mar 13 (ANI): Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather was saved from being charged with a crime in an alleged choking case after a 19-year-old close family friend reportedly filed a police report claiming that the boxer had put him in a chokehold during a 2014 argument.
Boxing legend Ali posts second selfie to quash ill-health rumuors post hospital release   Mar 9, 11:12 am
London, Mar 09 (ANI): Boxing legend Muhammad Ali recently posted his second picture in three months on social media to quash rumuors surrounding his deteriorating health condition.
Mayweather wants Ramsay to cook him dinner in exchange for ring-side seats at Pacquiao bout  Mar 8, 2:31 pm
London, Mar 08 (ANI): Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather wants British chef Gordon Ramsay to cook him a lavish dinner in return for ring-side seats for the boxer's much-anticipated clash with Filipino boxer and politician Manny Pacquiao.
Fury 'ready' for Klitschko bout post beating Hammer to retain heavyweight title  Mar 1, 12:02 pm
London, Mar 01 (ANI): British heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury retained his European heavyweight title after taking his unbeaten record to 24 with a technical knockout of Romania's Christian Hammer at London's O2 Arena and has now set his sights on fighting Wladimir Klitschko.
Spiders scare Tyson Fury more than heavyweight champ Wladimir Klitschko!  Feb 28, 12:47 pm
London, Feb 28 (ANI): British heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury has claimed that he is more scared of spiders than WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, dismissing his probable Ukrainian opponent as 'easy'.
Oxford Dictionary adds 'Ride-share, ' unboxing' in list  Feb 28, 12:38 pm
Washington, Feb. 28 (ANI): Oxford dictionary has added words "Ride-share" and "unboxing" in the new list.
Pacquiao 'on song' ahead of 'mother-of-all' Mayweather bout  Feb 28, 11:14 am
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): It is just not easy for Filipino boxer and politician Manny Pacquiao to keep his hands of singing and he has unretired, just a month after he swore off singing forever, to record a brand new song for his highly anticipate bout with undefeated US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather.
FIFA boss confirms Qatar 2022 WC will not go beyond 18 December  Feb 28, 11:14 am
London, Feb 28 (ANI): FIFA president Sepp Blatter has confirmed that the last date for the Qatar 2022 World Cup final should not go beyond 18th December, in an attempt to protect English football's traditional Boxing Day games.
Mayweather-Pacquiao bout fans may have to dish out over 13k pounds for ringside seats  Feb 24, 1:59 pm
London, Feb 24 (ANI): The long-awaited bout between unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather and Filipino politician and boxer Manny Pacquiao would surely be the richest fight in boxing history, with fans reportedly set to be charged more than 13,000 pounds for ringside seats.
Lennox Lewis says 'speedy' Amir Khan can give Mayweather, Pacquiao 'run for money'  Feb 23, 2:03 pm
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Former world heavyweight boxing champion Lennox Lewis has claimed that fellow Briton Amir Khan would give unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather or Filipino politician and boxer Manny Pacquiao trouble if he fought them.
Ali's infamous 'phantom punch' gloves fetch close to 1 mln dollars at NY auction   Feb 23, 11:43 am
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Heavyweight boxing legend Muhammad Ali's infamous 'phantom punch' gloves, which he was wearing when he controversially knocked out Sonny Liston, along with those of his opponent, have fetched close to a million dollars at an auction in New York.
Steven Smith denies Warne's claims about Lehmann overstepping coaching duties  Feb 22, 2:21 pm
Wellington, Feb 22 (ANI): Australian batsman Steven Smith has shrugged off Shane Warne's criticism of Darren Lehmann after the spin legend claimed that the coach is overstepping the mark of his duties.
Boxing fans rejoicing over Mayweather-Pacquiao bout confirmation, American opens as early favourite  Feb 22, 12:21 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 22 (ANI): The announcement over the much anticipated bout between undisputed US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather and Filipino boxer and politician Manny Pacquiao to be held in Las Vegas on May 2 sent boxing fans around the globe in a state of joy and the American has been opened as an almost 1-3 favourite in the earliest betting odds.
Boxing's richest Mayweather-Pacquiao bout finally agreed to be held on May 2nd   Feb 21, 10:35 am
Wellington, Feb 21 (ANI): The long awaited mega bout between unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr and Filipino politician and boxer Manny Pacquiao has finally been agreed upon and it is reportedly projected to be the most lucrative bout ever in the sport's history.
James 'Buster' Douglas claims knocking out 'invincible' Tyson was 'dream come true'  Feb 20, 2:01 pm
London, Feb 20 (ANI): Former undisputed world heavyweight boxing champion James 'Buster' Douglas has claimed that it was a dream come true when he caused the biggest upset in boxing by defeating the seemingly invincible Mike Tyson in 1990.