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Anthony Joshua defeats Wladimir Klitschko via 11th round TKO in epic Wembley battle

Anthony Joshua defeats Wladimir Klitschko via 11th round TKO in epic Wembley battle

What was hailed as the biggest fight night ever staged in a British ring, watched by the largest crowd for a boxing show in Britain for 78 years, lived up to its billing.

Apr 30, 2017, 10:32 AM IST
Tyson Fury gives up WBO, WBA titles after drug controversy to focus on recovery

Tyson Fury gives up WBO, WBA titles after drug controversy to focus on recovery

Tyson Fury has given up his WBO and WBA world heavyweight titles "with immediate effect" to concentrate on his "medical treatment and recovery", said a statement released by his promoters Hennessy Sports.

Oct 13, 2016, 15:42 PM IST
World champion Felix Sturm shocked by failed drugs test

World champion Felix Sturm shocked by failed drugs test

The 37-year-old German was found to have the steroid Hydro-XY Stanozolol in his A sample.

Apr 17, 2016, 11:54 AM IST
Tyson Fury, Britain`s giant gypsy showman

Tyson Fury, Britain`s giant gypsy showman

Tyson Fury will face Wladimir​ Klitschko for WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight title.

Nov 27, 2015, 19:20 PM IST
Vijender Singh flattered beyond words by Amir Khan's praise

Vijender Singh flattered beyond words by Amir Khan's praise

Vijender will now take on British boxer Dean Gillen in his second professional bout to be held at the National Stadium.

Nov 05, 2015, 10:05 AM IST
Heavyweight champion Vladimir Klitschko postpones Tyson Fury fight due to injury

Heavyweight champion Vladimir Klitschko postpones Tyson Fury fight due to injury

 Boxing heavyweight champion Vladimir Klitschko has postponed his title fight next month against Briton Tyson Fury following a tendon injury in training, he said on Friday.

Sep 25, 2015, 22:35 PM IST
Defeated Andre​ Berto struck by Floyd Mayweather's IQ in the ring

Defeated Andre​ Berto struck by Floyd Mayweather's IQ in the ring

For Andre Berto, Floyd Mayweather`s boxing IQ was the most impressive attribute on show at the MGM Grand on Saturday as the five-division world champion ended his professional career with a perfect 49-0 record.

Sep 13, 2015, 14:33 PM IST
Floyd Mayweather beats Andre Berto in ring farewell

Floyd Mayweather beats Andre Berto in ring farewell

Floyd Mayweather Jr. cemented his place among the pantheon of boxing greats with a unanimous decision over fellow American Andre Berto on Saturday in what he has repeatedly said would be the final fight of his career.

Sep 13, 2015, 10:14 AM IST
Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez signs contract extension, next fight in November

Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez signs contract extension, next fight in November

Former WBA and WBC super welterweight champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez of Mexico signed a multi-fight, multi-year contract extension with Golden Boy Promotions on Friday with his next bout set for November.

Sep 12, 2015, 03:23 AM IST
Floyd Mayweather returns to ring in September against Andre Berto

Floyd Mayweather returns to ring in September against Andre Berto

Floyd "Money" Mayweather (48-0) will put his unbeaten record on the line when he steps into the ring to face Andre Berto in Las Vegas on Sept. 12 in what could be the final fight of his career, it was announced on Tuesday.

Aug 05, 2015, 08:56 AM IST
Sergey Kovalev KOs Nadjib Mohammedi to retain titles

Sergey Kovalev KOs Nadjib Mohammedi to retain titles

Sergey Kovalev knocked out Nadjib Mohammedi in the third round of their light heavyweight title bout Saturday, barely breaking sweat in his first appearance as a headline fighter in Las Vegas.

Jul 26, 2015, 10:46 AM IST
Sergey Kovalev puts three titles on line against Nadjib Mohammedi

Sergey Kovalev puts three titles on line against Nadjib Mohammedi

Knockout king Sergey Kovalev may be a heavy favorite against Nadjib Mohammedi, but he won`t be taking the challenger for granted in their light heavyweight fight Saturday at the Mandalay Bay casino

Jul 24, 2015, 11:52 AM IST
`Filipino Flash` Donaire demolishes Settoul in two rounds

`Filipino Flash` Donaire demolishes Settoul in two rounds

Former five-division world champion Nonito Donaire of the Philippines showed he was back to his very best with a sensational second-round stoppage of France`s Anthony Settoul in Macau on Saturday.

Jul 18, 2015, 19:44 PM IST
Floyd Mayweather stripped of WBO welterweight belt

Floyd Mayweather stripped of WBO welterweight belt

Floyd Mayweather was Monday stripped by the World Boxing Organization of the welterweight world title he won by beating Manny Pacquiao two months ago. 

Jul 07, 2015, 10:23 AM IST
Tyson Fury to meet world champion Wladimir Klitschko in October

Tyson Fury to meet world champion Wladimir Klitschko in October

Unbeaten British boxer Tyson Fury will get a shot at the world heavyweight title in October after agreeing terms for a meeting with champion Wladimir Klitschko.

Jul 07, 2015, 10:15 AM IST
Defeat costs Felix Sturm record fifth world title

Defeat costs Felix Sturm record fifth world title

Felix Sturm missed out on becoming the first German to win five world titles after his points defeat to Russia`s Fedor Chudinov for the vacant WBA super middleweight title.

May 10, 2015, 14:01 PM IST

Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs Manny Pacquiao: All you need to know about 'fight of the century'

Come Sunday, the boxing canon will have another chapter. After years of speculation and waiting, the fight between two of modern times' most celebrated boxers – Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao – will take place at the historic MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

May 02, 2015, 18:31 PM IST
Wladimir Klitschko says Britain's Tyson Fury his next title opponent

Wladimir Klitschko says Britain's Tyson Fury his next title opponent

 World heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko`s next title defence is likely to be a mandatory WBA bout against Briton Tyson Fury, the Ukrainian said in the early hours of Sunday.

Apr 26, 2015, 18:39 PM IST
Tyson Fury has Wladimir Klitschko in sights after Dereck Chisora rout

Tyson Fury has Wladimir Klitschko in sights after Dereck Chisora rout

 Tyson Fury has WBA, IBF and WBO champion Wladimir Klitschko in his sights after beating Dereck Chisora in their world title eliminator to become the new European and British heavyweight champion on Saturday.

Nov 30, 2014, 17:27 PM IST
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.

Nov 07, 2014, 12:40 PM IST