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Oldest champions: Three of the best in world sports

Oldest champions: Three of the best in world sports

Roger Federer can become the oldest Wimbledon champion of the Open Era if he defeats Novak Djokovic in Sunday`s Wimbledon final.

De la Hoya 50-50 on comeback at age 42: Report

De la Hoya 50-50 on comeback at age 42: Report

Oscar de la Hoya, boxing`s former "Golden Boy" who retired in 2008, is considering a comeback at age 42, telling ESPN Monday he is 50-50 on a ring return.

Bernard Hopkins says not ready to hang up gloves

Bernard Hopkins says not ready to hang up gloves

Bernard Hopkins will return to the ring despite suffering a crushing defeat over the weekend to Russian Sergey Kovalev, the 49-year-old former champion told Reuters on Tuesday.

Age is just a number for history-making Bernard Hopkins

Age is just a number for history-making Bernard Hopkins

Unlike other boxers who seem to age a little with each punch they absorb, Bernard Hopkins is still a marvel to watch at 49 years of age.

Boxing promoter Goossen dies at 64

Boxing promoter Dan Goossen, who handled some of the biggest names in the sport including Mike Tyson, Floyd Mayweather and Bernard Hopkins, died from liver cancer on Monday. He was 64.

American boxer Benard Hopkins to fight in Ghana

The Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) is negotiating with Bernard Humphrey Hopkins Jr., IBF, WBA and IBA light-heavyweight world champion, to stage a fight in Ghana before the end of this year, a media report said Tuesday.

Ageless Hopkins pitches 50-50 Mayweather deal

Bernard Hopkins, boxing`s ageless wonder at 49, is one victory from becoming the undisputed world light-heavyweight champion and already daring unbeaten pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather to a showdown.

Hopkins becomes oldest to unify world titles

Bernard Hopkins, the oldest world champion in boxing history at age 49, became the eldest fighter to unify world titles Saturday when he defeated Beibut Shumenov in a light-heavyweight showdown.

Hopkins putting Father Time on the ropes at 49

Bernard Hopkins, boxing`s oldest world champion at age 49, isn`t getting knocked out by Father Time just yet. Instead, he`s going the distance to give old age a tremendous fight.

Unbeaten Porter defends title against Malignaggi

Undefeated Shawn Porter puts his International Boxing Federation world welterweight title on the line against former world champion Paulie Malignaggi in an all-American showdown Saturday.

Hopkins, 49, seeks win for the ageless

Nine months shy of his 50th birthday, Bernard Hopkins will try to become the oldest boxer to unify world titles when he faces Kazakhstan`s Beibut Shumenov on Saturday.

Ageless Hopkins dominates Murat

Bernard Hopkins, already the oldest fighter to win a major world title, retained his International Boxing Federation light heavyweight belt with a unanimous decision over Karo Murat on Saturday.

Hopkins is oldest world champion at 46 years old

Bernard Hopkins beat Jean Pascal in a World Boxing Council light heavyweight bout.

Hopkins is oldest world champion at 46 years old

Bernard Hopkins beat Jean Pascal in a World Boxing Council light heavyweight bout.