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Vijender Singh set to make US pro circuit debut on April 12, to start training under legendary coach Freddie Roach

Vijender, unbeaten in his 10-bout pro career, will make his US debut at Staples Center. It will be an eight-round contest and his opponent will be announced later.

Mar 06, 2019, 15:24 PM IST

This is 40: Manny Pacquiao taking it one fight at a time

The WBA welterweight champion knows he will have his hands full when he battles the hard-hitting Broner in Las Vegas on January 19 and is not lining up fighters down the road. 

Jan 10, 2019, 15:46 PM IST

Manny Pacquiao plans to bid adieu to boxing in 2021

Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao is planning to fight until 2021 before hanging up the gloves for good

 

Nov 22, 2018, 18:04 PM IST

Floyd Mayweather says he will fight Manny Pacquiao again

Former heavyweight champion Floyd Mayweather said on Saturday he was coming out of retirement for a 2018 rematch with Manny Pacquiao.

Sep 17, 2018, 00:11 AM IST

Manny Pacquiao says Lucas Matthysse bout to be 'basis' for retirement call

 Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao says the outcome of his July bout against Argentine Lucas Matthysse will likely determine whether he will hang up his gloves after a storied career.

May 18, 2018, 18:41 PM IST

Sorry Manny Pacquiao, Conor Mcgregor wants an MMA fight next!

With speculation mounting regarding his fighting future and whether or not he will ever return to the Octagon, McGregor said he is putting his boxing career on hold for a bit and wants an MMA fight next.

Dec 16, 2017, 17:50 PM IST

Flawed Floyd Mayweather seeks perfect ending to career

What Mayweather does understand is boxing and with a victory on Saturday would move ahead of former heavyweight great Rocky Marciano, who retired with a perfect 49-0 career record.

Aug 25, 2017, 08:42 AM IST

I will urge Manny Pacquiao to quit, says trainer Freddie Roach

While controversy raged over the scoring of Sunday's World Boxing Organization welterweight title bout in Brisbane, after all three judges awarded it to unbeaten Horn, there were doubts whether 38-year-old Pacquiao would return for a possible rematch.

Jul 03, 2017, 10:51 AM IST

Manny Pacquiao loses WBO welterweight title on points to Jeff Horn

The 11-time world champion entered the fight at Suncorp Stadium as a hot favorite but got more than he bargained for against the 29-year-old former schoolteacher.

Jul 02, 2017, 12:35 PM IST

Manny Pacquiao eyeing Floyd Mayweather rematch, says his trainer

Pacquiao, who was outpointed by Mayweather in the "Fight of the Century" two years ago, will be the strong favourite when he defends his world title against the unbeaten Horn in Brisbane.

Jun 27, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

Manny Pacquiao vows to to leave Australia as world champion

The eight-weight world champion has said he is using the bout as an opportunity to prove he remains a global force at the age of 38 as he juggles boxing with a full-time job as a senator in the Philippines.

Jun 25, 2017, 08:58 AM IST

Manny Pacquiao, Jeff Horn given green light for July 2 bout in Brisbane

Pacquiao, who has parlayed his sporting fame into a career in politics, is a veteran of 67 fights with 59 victories.

Apr 09, 2017, 10:39 AM IST

Manny Pacquiao to fight Britain`s Amir Khan in April

Pacquiao`s American promoter, Bob Arum, has previously been quoted as saying on the ESPN that "Manny is trying to get a fight done in the United Arab Emirates, and the people there favour him fighting Amir Khan".

Feb 26, 2017, 12:22 PM IST

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao 'in negotiations' to fight Amir Khan

Manny Pacquiao posted a poll on his Twitter feed asking his 108,000 followers to choose either Horn, Khan, American Terence Crawford or Briton Kell Brook as his next opponent

Feb 23, 2017, 21:56 PM IST

Possible Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor bout 'a joke': Canelo Alvarez

Mayweather, who retired in 2015 after compiling a perfect 49-0 record, has said he would require a guaranteed $100 million to make the fight with McGregor happen.

Feb 22, 2017, 10:45 AM IST

There's never a dull moment in Parliament: Mary Kom

The 34-year-old, who is five-time Asian champion besides having a coveted Asian Games gold medal as well, was nominated to the Rajya Sabha last year.

Feb 12, 2017, 23:06 PM IST

Australia in negotiation to host Manny Pacquiao-Jeff Horn fight

Describing it as the "largest boxing event in Australia",Kate Jones said her government was keen to secure the fight.

Jan 29, 2017, 17:21 PM IST

Manny Pacquiao admits rematch with 'arch rival' Floyd Mayweather possible

Earlier this month, Pacquiao teased fans about a possible rematch by posting pictures on social media wearing a suit bearing photos of him and Mayweather in the lining.

Nov 25, 2016, 15:37 PM IST

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao now wants to be Philippines president, says it's his 'destiny'

A born-again Christian, Pacquiao said the presidency is destiny, a will of God.

Nov 21, 2016, 22:28 PM IST

Manny Pacquiao beats Jesse Vargas, reclaims WBO welterweight title for third time

Pacquiao, who announced his retirement seven months ago, knocked Vargas down in the second round en route to a decisive victory at the Thomas & Mack Center arena.

Nov 06, 2016, 10:59 AM IST