Keyword Results for   'boxing'  
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.
Boxing legend Ali signs sponsorship deal with life-style apparel brand 'Under Armour'   Feb 19, 4:05 pm
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): American boxing legend Muhammad Ali has reportedly signed a multi-year sponsorship deal with lifestyle clothing maker Under Armour.
Mayweather spent Valentine's Day partying in room full of strippers   Feb 17, 3:23 pm
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather reportedly spent Valentine's Day this year dancing in a room full of strippers, then confirmed the next day that a deal for the much-anticipated bout with Filipino politician and boxer Manny Pacquiao had not been signed yet by either party.
Mayweather spends 400K dollars on Rolls-Royce for 14-year-old daughter to ride in style  Feb 17, 1:54 pm
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather dished out 4,00,000 dollars for a brand new Rolls-Royce so that his 14-year-old daughter could ride in style.
Mayweather, Pacquiao have not signed deal for much anticipated bout yet  Feb 17, 1:19 pm
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has claimed that he is hopeful that a fight with Filipino politician and boxer Manny Pacquiao, but an agreement between the two has not yet been reached.
`Money` Mayweather wanted champagne, limitless gummy bears during aborted Oz trip  Feb 8, 3:16 pm
Sydney, Feb 08 (ANI): Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has reportedly proved why he is known as 'Money' Mayweather, after his outrageous demands for his trip to Australia, which he aborted, were leaked.
Sporting tournaments in Manipur bringing players together  Feb 6, 1:52 pm
Imphal, Feb. 6 (ANI): A week-long 22nd Senior School Cadet Kick Boxing Championship was recently held at the Sekta Community Hall Commando Complex at Sekta Mayai Leikai in Manipur.
Car lover `Money` Mayweather fancies fish pedicures too!  Feb 5, 12:18 pm
London, Feb 05 (ANI): Unbeaten US boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, who is undoubtedly the world's best-paid athlete, not only loves to brag about his wealth on social networking sites, but also loves getting posh fish pedicures when he is outside the ring.
Wladimir Klitschko is 'so happy' to have fiancee Hayden in his life  Feb 5, 12:18 pm
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): The hulking boxing pro Wladimir Klitschko has revealed that he is so happy to have fiancee Hayden Panettiere in his life.
Mayweather, Pacquiao agree on much-awaited welterweight bout  Jan 31, 10:55 am
Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): The long-awaited and much anticipated welterweight bout between unbeaten U.S. boxing champion Floyd Mayweather and Filipino boxer and politician Manny Pacquiao has been agreed upon, according to a source.
Ali-Liston's infamous 1965 'Phantom Punch' gloves expected to fetch 300k pounds at auction  Jan 27, 2:20 pm
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Fifty-year-old boxing gloves worn by American boxing legend Mohammad Ali and Sonny Liston during the infamous 'Phantom Punch' bout in 1965 are reportedly expected to fetch more than 3,00,000 pounds at an auction.
Kiwi batsman Ryder warned against boxing in charity event due to existing head injury  Jan 26, 1:03 pm
Wellington, Jan 26 (ANI): A neuropsychologist has warned big-hitting New Zealand batsman Jesse Ryder not to box in a charity event because of his existing head injury.
Boxing champ Manny Pacquiao quits singing career  Jan 22, 9:54 am
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): Manny Pacquiao may have two wildly successful albums to his credit, but he said he was done with his singing career.
Boxing legend Ali released from hospital in time to celebrate 73rd birthday  Jan 17, 9:46 am
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been released from an undisclosed hospital, in time to celebrate his 73rd birthday on January 17, after receiving follow-up care for a urinary tract infection.