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Vijender Singh registers sixth successive TKO win; finishes Andrzej Soldra of Poland in Rd. 3

Vijender Singh registers sixth successive TKO win; finishes Andrzej Soldra of Poland in Rd. 3

Vijender will be fighting it out for the WBO Asia belt against a yet-to-be-named opponent in New Delhi on June 11.

May 13, 2016, 23:18 PM IST
WBA sanctions maiden pro fight night in India

WBA sanctions maiden pro fight night in India

WBA is one of the four international bodies which sanction title bouts in professional boxing.

Feb 19, 2016, 18:37 PM IST
Floyd Mayweather still undefeated after conquering Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas

Floyd Mayweather still undefeated after conquering Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas

Floyd Mayweather cemented his status as the best pound-for-pound boxer in the world with a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao as the "Fight of the Century" failed to live up to the hype here Saturday.

May 03, 2015, 10:46 AM IST
Floyd Mayweather focused on game plan against Manny Pacquiao, not fight hype

Floyd Mayweather focused on game plan against Manny Pacquiao, not fight hype

Floyd Mayweather stood nose to nose with Manny Pacquiao for the first time at Wednesday`s news conference, then said he can`t promise their mega showdown will live up to all the pre-fight hype.

Apr 30, 2015, 18:07 PM IST
Wladimir Klitschko out-points Bryant Jennings to retain titles

Wladimir Klitschko out-points Bryant Jennings to retain titles

Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko retained his heavyweight world titles Saturday with a lopsided 12-round unanimous decision over previously unbeaten American Bryant Jennings.

Apr 26, 2015, 11:35 AM IST
Sergey Kovalev stops Jean Pascal to retain light heavyweight world titles

Sergey Kovalev stops Jean Pascal to retain light heavyweight world titles

Sergey Kovalev stopped former champion Jean Pascal in the eighth round on Saturday to retain his trio of light heavyweight world titles.

Mar 15, 2015, 19:36 PM IST
It`s on! Pacquiao-Mayweather will meet in May

It`s on! Pacquiao-Mayweather will meet in May

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao will meet unbeaten American Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas on May 2 in a fight fans have long craved between the finest boxers of their generation.

Feb 21, 2015, 13:35 PM IST
Pacquiao-Mayweather showdon doubtful: Freddie Roach

Pacquiao-Mayweather showdon doubtful: Freddie Roach

Trainer Freddie Roach played down hopes of a Manny Pacquiao showdown with Floyd Mayweather and said unbeaten two-belt world champion Danny Garcia could be next for "Pacman" after he fights Chris Algieri on Sunday.

Nov 21, 2014, 14:12 PM IST
Gennady Golovkin KOs ​Marco Antonio Rubio to keep middleweight crown

Gennady Golovkin KOs ​Marco Antonio Rubio to keep middleweight crown

World Boxing Association middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin stopped Mexico`s Marco Antonio Rubio in the second round Saturday to keep his title, taking his 18th consecutive knockout trium

Oct 19, 2014, 10:22 AM IST
Floyd Mayweather Jr tweaks game plan to beat Marcos Maidana

Floyd Mayweather Jr tweaks game plan to beat Marcos Maidana

Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather scoffed at claims he is showing signs of aging, saying he`s kept his perfect record intact because of his ability to make mid-fight adjustments.

Sep 14, 2014, 17:25 PM IST
Floyd Mayweather wins rematch over Marcos Maidana

Floyd Mayweather wins rematch over Marcos Maidana

Champion boxer Floyd Mayweather ran his unbeaten streak to 47 straight fights by beating Argentine slugger Marcos Maidana by a unanimous decision in their 12-round rematch on Saturday.

Sep 14, 2014, 11:04 AM IST
Marcos Maidana hoping to make Floyd Mayweather Jr pay for rare rematch

Marcos Maidana hoping to make Floyd Mayweather Jr pay for rare rematch

Floyd Mayweather Jr rarely hands anyone a rematch and Argentine brawler Marcos Maidana is hoping to make the undefeated welterweight champion regret giving him a second chance when the fighters meet again on Saturday.

Sep 13, 2014, 10:09 AM IST
Floyd Mayweather fires back at 50 Cent over jibe

Floyd Mayweather fires back at 50 Cent over jibe

Unbeaten Floyd Mayweather fired back Wednesday at rap music star 50 Cent over his video taunt about the boxer`s reading skills, as a title rematch against Marcos Maidana looms.

Sep 04, 2014, 10:31 AM IST

Khan faces no further action over alleged assault

World welterweight title contender Amir Khan of Britain will face no further action after being involved in an incident with two youths last week.

Jul 07, 2014, 22:18 PM IST

Froch KO`s Groves to retain super-middleweight titles

Carl Froch admitted the lure of boxing in Las Vegas for the first time is tempting after knocking out George Groves in the eighth round on Saturday.

Jun 01, 2014, 10:44 AM IST

Froch KO`s Groves to retain super-middleweight titles

There was no controversy or arguing over the outcome this time as Carl Froch knocked out George Groves in the eighth round in defence of his two world super-middleweight titles at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.

Jun 01, 2014, 03:37 AM IST

McDonnell`s left hook stops Na Rachawat

Jamie McDonnell stopped Tabtimdaeng Na Rachawat with a sweet left hook in the tenth round to regain a version of the world bantamweight title on Saturday.

Jun 01, 2014, 01:12 AM IST

Undefeated Mayweather finishes strongly to edge out Maidana in Las Vegas

Undefeated welterweight Floyd Mayweather did all his hard work in the second half of the bout to overcome a stiff challenge from the fast-starting Marcos Maidana and unify two world titles in Las Vegas on Saturday.

May 04, 2014, 13:17 PM 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

Garcia retains light welterweight titles

Danny Garcia kept his undefeated record intact late Saturday by taking a majority decision over challenger Mauricio Herrera in a light welterweight title fight.

Mar 16, 2014, 12:16 PM IST