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London, Nov 24 (ANI): Filipino boxer and politician Manny Pacquiao has reportedly targeted a showdown with five-weight world champion Floyd Mayweather after retaining his WBO welterweight title in Macau on Sunday.
Tyson admits still struggling but kicking life's ass nonetheless Nov 15, 4:20 pm
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): American boxing legend and pop culture lightning rod Mike Tyson has revealed that he is still struggling, but admitted that right now he is kicking life's ass.
New Delhi, Nov. 15 (ANI): Champion pugilist M.C. Mary Kom has expressed her delight over the decision taken by the International Boxing Association (AIBA) approving Boxing India (BI) as a permanent member of the world body, terming this recognition as a 'big achievement' on Friday.
Dibrugarh (Assam), Nov. 12 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Sports and Youth Affairs Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said that he hopes that the international boxing federation (AIBA) reviews its charges against pugilist Sarita Devi and clears her of all charges, adding that she is one of the great sportspersons of the country.
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): Boxing Champions Tony Bellew and Andre Ward are in talks to star in the upcoming MGM project 'Creed.'
Former NMC chairman calls boxers' pregnancy tests necessary Nov 6, 1:47 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 6 (ANI): Appealing the women boxers to adhere the international norms, Tarlochan Singh, the former chairman of National Minorities Commission (NMC) said on Thursday that the new guidelines of Irish Amateur Boxing Association (IABA) for qualification of entry into the world championship needs to be adhered.
Former athlete calls boxers' pregnancy tests ahead of tournaments 'common feature' in sport Nov 6, 11:23 am
New Delhi, Nov. 6 (ANI): Backing reports of Boxing India conducting pregnancy tests on eight women boxers going for the World Championships in Korea next week, former athlete Sunita Godara on Thursday said that it was a common feature.
London, Nov 03 (ANI): American boxing legend Mohammad Ali's doctor has reportedly played down fears concerning the former world heavyweight champion's health.
Washington, November 2 (ANI): Charlie Hunnam is going to feature in Jean-Stephane Sauvaire's Thai boxing prison thriller 'A Prayer Before Dawn'.
New Delhi, Oct.27 (ANI): Boxing India on Monday threw its weight behind pugilist Laishram Sarita Devi, who is battling a provisional suspension from the International Boxing Association (AIBA).
New Delhi, Oct. 24 (ANI): Sports lawyer Rahul Mehra on Friday alleged that pugilist Sarita Devi received no help and guidance from the Indian officials during the recent Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, which led to her protest and subsequent suspension by the International Boxing Association (AIBA).
Sarita Devi suspended: SAI DG says will try to revoke decision Oct 22, 2:11 pm
New Delhi, Oct 22 (ANI): Sports Authority of India (SAI) Director General Jiji Thomson said here on Wednesday that boxer L Sarita Devi's suspension by International Boxing Association (AIBA) was unfortunate and his organisation would try its best to revoke it.
Frank Bruno forced to step in to stop bust-up between ex-Brit legends at posh dinner Oct 19, 2:03 pm
London, Oct 19 (ANI): Retired heavyweight boxing champion Frank Bruno had to reportedly step in to stop a bust-up between two other British ring legends at a posh black tie dinner.
Mayweather sued by two brothers for 'forced sparring session' aired before Maidana fight Oct 18, 1:52 pm
London, Oct 18 (ANI): Two brothers who were involved in fights used in the Showtime 'All Access' segments before Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s bout against Marcos Maidana in September have sued the undisputed world boxing champion.
`He`s sick but alive` says daughter Laila on Muhammad Ali Oct 17, 2:23 pm
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): Laila Ali has admitted that her boxing legend father Muhammad Ali may be sick, but he's very much alive and fine.
London, Oct 15 (ANI): Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has said that he is looking forward to staging his first Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) show, but did not reveal when it would happen.
Muhammad Ali slayer Leon Spinks critically ill in hospital Oct 14, 11:07 am
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): American boxing legend Leon Spinks, who famously beat Muhammad Ali in 1978, is reportedly hospitalized in Las Vegas and his friends have said that the situation is very serious.
London, Oct 12 (ANI): American boxing legend Muhammad Ali's brother has revealed that the boxer who was once famous for his lightning speed and even faster tongue is now so ill that he can barely speak.
Floyd Mayweather keen to teach MJ's son 'art of boxing' Oct 9, 10:06 am
Washington, Oct 9 (ANI): Floyd Mayweather has said that he will personally train Michael Jackson's son Prince Jackson how to fight.
Shimla, Oct.7 (ANI): Forty eight pugilists from Madhya Pradesh undertook training in an 18-day high altitude boxing camp in Shimla to get acclimatized to low weather conditions and increase their stamina.
Indian boxing team returns from Incheon Asian Games Oct 3, 11:09 am
New Delhi, Oct.3 (ANI): The Indian boxing team returned from Incheon, South Korea, during the wee hours of Friday, after giving a commendable performance in the Asian Games.
New Delhi, Oct 01 (ANI): Indian woman boxer Sarita Devi has refused her bronze medal after judges ruled the semifinal bout in favour of the home boxers against her and Devendro Singh on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 01 (ANI): Indian boxing icon MC Mary Kom has bagged a gold in the women's 48-51 kilograms final in the Asian Games going on in Incheon, South Korea.
London, Sep 30 (ANI): Filipino boxer and politician Manny Pacquiao has responded to the latest jibes from undefeated boxing champion Floyd Mayweather in their long-running, fight free rivalry, saying that the American should fear God.
London, Sep 23 (ANI): British heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury taped his mouth and refused to say a single word on Monday as he protested against his fine from the British Boxing Board of Control after being handed a misconduct charge and fined 15,000 pounds for his behaviour at a press conference in June.
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