Consummate pro Floyd Mayweather no people`s champion
Consummate pro Floyd Mayweather no people`s champion

For all that Floyd Mayweather says it`s not in his make-up to lose, there`s one fight he just can`t seem to win.

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:

Swaziland's Royal Leopards follow footsteps of Muhammad Ali
Swaziland's Royal Leopards follow footsteps of Muhammad Ali

Swaziland police football team Royal Leopards go to the stadium where Muhammad Ali won the `Rumble in the Jungle`, seeking to create CAF Confederation Cup history this weekend.

Boxing promoter Bob Arum still going strong at 83
Boxing promoter Bob Arum still going strong at 83

Boxing promoter Bob Arum, who is showing no signs of slowing down at age 83, says he will continue to make blockbuster fights until they "put me in a box."

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. and Manny Pacquiao have Sin City abuzz over a megafight that will generate millions and reshape the sport business landscape.

Subdued Floyd Mayweather sure he has winning ticket
Subdued Floyd Mayweather sure he has winning ticket

With tickets to his May 2 mega-fight with Manny Pacquiao set to fetch jaw-dropping prices, Floyd Mayweather felt no need to add to the hype on Wednesday, avoiding controversy with the same ease with which he evades punches.

Ali? I`m the best, says Mayweather
Ali? I`m the best, says Mayweather

Never one to talk himself down, Floyd Mayweather declared Wednesday that he isn`t just good, he`s better than Muhammad Ali, the man many call "The Greatest."

Ailing boxer Muhammad Ali active on social media
Ailing boxer Muhammad Ali active on social media

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali, rumoured to be battling ill health, is reportedly active on social media.

Olympic medallist Mary Kom decides to quit boxing after Rio 2016
Olympic medallist Mary Kom decides to quit boxing after Rio 2016

Olympic medallist pugilist M C Mary Kom on Monday said she has decided to quit boxing after the 2016 Rio Olympic Games as her body would not be able to cope with the rigours of the sport any further.

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.

Gloves from infamous Muhammad Ali-Sonny Liston rematch on auction
Gloves from infamous Muhammad Ali-Sonny Liston rematch on auction

Just months before the 50th anniversary of the heavyweight rematch between Muhammad Ali and Sonny Liston, boxing fans are getting a chance to own a piece of one of the most hotly debated title fights of all time.

Muhammad Ali released from hospital
Muhammad Ali released from hospital

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been released from a hospital where he received follow-up care for a severe urinary tract infection.

Muhammad Ali released from hospital for urinary infection
Muhammad Ali released from hospital for urinary infection

Boxing great Muhammad Ali was released from a hospital on Friday after treatment for a severe urinary tract infection, Ali family spokesman Bob Gunnell said.

Muhammad Ali in hospital for follow-up after infection: Spokesman
Muhammad Ali in hospital for follow-up after infection: Spokesman

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been hospitalized for follow-up care for a urinary tract infection for which he received treatment in recent weeks, and he is expected to be released in a day, a spokesman said on Thursday.

Muhammad Ali released from the hospital: Spokesman
Muhammad Ali released from the hospital: Spokesman

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been released from the hospital after being admitted last month with a severe urinary tract infection, a family spokesman said on Wednesday.

Condition of Muhammad Ali ''vastly improved''
Condition of Muhammad Ali ''vastly improved''

The condition of Muhammad Ali has "vastly improved" since he was admitted to the hospital over the weekend with a mild case of pneumonia and doctors hope to discharge the boxing legend soon, a spokesman said on Monday.

Boxing great Muhammad Ali hospitalized with pneumonia
Boxing great Muhammad Ali hospitalized with pneumonia

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been hospitalized with pneumonia and is expected to recover because the illness was caught early, a spokesman said on Saturday.

Muhammad Ali doctor queries Parkinson`s link
Muhammad Ali doctor queries Parkinson`s link

Muhammad Ali`s doctor has said he cannot be certain that the boxing great`s remarkable career in the ring contributed to the former world heavyweight champion suffering from Parkinson`s Disease.

`He`s sick but alive` says daughter Laila on Muhammad Ali
`He`s sick but alive` says daughter Laila on Muhammad Ali

Laila Ali has admitted that her boxing legend father Muhammad Ali may be sick, but he's very much alive and fine.

Muhammad Ali slayer Leon Spinks critically ill in hospital
Muhammad Ali slayer Leon Spinks critically ill in hospital

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.