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Argentina's Hugo Santillan becomes second boxer to die this week from injuries

Santillan passed away at a Buenos Aires hospital where he was being treated for injuries suffered in his Saturday fight against Uruguayan Eduardo Abreu

Jul 27, 2019, 15:33 PM IST

Deontay Wilder retains WBC heavyweight title after draw with Tyson Fury

Hard-hitting Wilder knocked Fury down twice but the Briton controlled much of the fight behind his long jab and precise footwork while managing to mostly avoid the American`s powerful overhand right.

Dec 02, 2018, 12:34 PM IST

Boxing: Former heavyweight champion David Haye announces retirement

David Haye has announced his retirement after nearly 16 years as a professional boxer.

Jun 12, 2018, 18:33 PM IST

American Deontay Wilder agrees to fight Anthony Joshua in Britain

American Deontay Wilder has agreed to terms to fight Anthony Joshua in Britain later this year in about that would crown the first undisputed heavyweight champion since 2000, ESPN reported on Monday.

Jun 12, 2018, 08:33 AM IST

Former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury wins on boxing comeback

Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury forced Sefer Seferi to quit after four rounds of a comfortable comeback on Saturday.

Jun 10, 2018, 10:19 AM IST

OUTRAGEOUS: Watch mid-fight dance during WBC heavyweight title bout

The world of boxing is a strange world, and the boxers, altogether different entertainers.

Jul 21, 2016, 00:16 AM IST

Three more Indian boxers eye place in Rio Olympics, qualifiers in Venezuela

The tournament will feature boxers from AIBA's own professional events -- the World Series of Boxing (WSB) and AIBA Pro Boxing (APB) -- besides pro boxers from all over the world.

Jul 03, 2016, 11:53 AM IST

Want to fight Vijender Singh in India soon, says boxing star Amir Khan

"Vijender Singh is the talent that India has in professional boxing and I would want to fight him in India soon," he said.

Apr 25, 2016, 16:01 PM IST

Vijender Singh could be India's first pro world champion: British boxer Amir Khan

The 28-year-old, Amir Khan, praised the achievements of Indian boxers over the last decade.

Nov 03, 2015, 18:56 PM IST

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 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

Saina Nehwal loses final to Carolina Marin, settles for historic World badminton silver

Spanish shuttler Carolina Marin thrashed Saina Nehwal in the final of World Championships in Jakarta on Sunday to successfully defend her title.

Aug 16, 2015, 14:16 PM IST

Immune-blocking drug could stop cancer re-growth

Combining chemotherapy with a drug that blocks part of the immune system from going into overdrive might help prevent cancer coming back in some people.

Aug 13, 2015, 16:16 PM IST

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

India to field biggest ever team at World Badminton Championship

India will be fielding its biggest and strongest team at the World Badminton Championships in Indonesia, providing them their best chance of winning medals at the prestigious tournament next month.

Jul 28, 2015, 16:30 PM IST

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

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

Argentina's 'Marvellous' Sergio Martinez to quit boxing

 Former world middleweight champion Sergio "Marvellous" Martinez plans to retire from boxing within the next few weeks because his "knee is shattered". 

May 12, 2015, 09:04 AM 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

Adonis Stevenson keeps WBC belt with decision over Sakio Bika

Canadian southpaw Adonis Stevenson retained his World Boxing Council light heavyweight world title with a lopsided decision over Australian Sakio Bika.

Apr 05, 2015, 10:55 AM IST