Joe Frazier

Pacquiao-Mayweather: five super-fights of the past

Pacquiao-Mayweather: five super-fights of the past

As Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather limber up for Saturday`s welterweight "fight of the century," a look at five great bouts that captured the public imagination:

May 01, 2015, 10:37 AM IST
Pacquiao vs Mayweather: Megafight numbers add up to new sporting landscape

Pacquiao vs Mayweather: Megafight numbers add up to new sporting landscape

Even in Las Vegas where fortunes are won and lost on the roll of the dice, Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Apr 28, 2015, 10:14 AM IST
Floyd Mayweather to clash with Manny Pacquiao in mega fight

Floyd Mayweather to clash with Manny Pacquiao in mega fight

The long awaited mega bout between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao, which has been more than five years in the making, will take place in Las Vegas on May 2, Mayweather announced on Friday.

Feb 21, 2015, 10:18 AM IST

Muhammad Ali`s ``Fight of the Century`` gloves sell for nearly $400,000

The gloves that boxing great Muhammad Ali wore in his legendary 1971 fight against Joe Frazier in what became known as the Fight of the Century sold at auction on Thursday for almost $400,000.

Aug 01, 2014, 09:26 AM IST

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.

Apr 18, 2014, 11:06 AM IST

Frazier - the legend defined by his bouts with Ali

Joe Frazier`s life, in and out of the ring, was indelibly tied to the man with whom he had an often poisoned relationship – Muhammad Ali.

Nov 09, 2011, 10:15 AM IST

Factbox- Former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier

Joe Frazier, the former heavyweight champion who earned boxing immortality with three epic battles against Muhammad Ali, died on Monday at age 67.

Nov 08, 2011, 12:28 PM IST