Manny Pacquiao’s trainer Freddie Roach said on Wednesday that he hopes his boxer can set up a rematch with Floyd Mayweather after the Filipino legend’s fight against Keith Thurman in Las Vegas this month.
Manila: Manny Pacquiao challenged Floyd Mayweather to face him again in the ring on Wednesday as the retired American star taunted the Filipino great about fighting on into his forties. Pacquiao, 40, who beat Keith Thurman on a split decision at the weekend, bit back at Mayweather on social media after
Manny Pacquiao will attempt to defy the march of time in Las Vegas on Saturday when he battles undefeated American Keith Thurman for the WBA welterweight crown — twenty-four years after first climbing into a professional boxing ring. The 40-year-old Filipino icon clashes with Thurman at the MGM
UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, and the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) on Monday announced a groundbreaking new partnership to bring UFC events to the emirate for the next five years, beginning with UFC® 242 on Saturday, Sept.7.
British heavyweight Tyson Fury will aim to boost his appeal with American fight fans on Saturday when he faces German underdog Tom Schwarz in his Las Vegas debut.
It was a night to remember as hundreds of boxing and kickboxing fans, crying hoarse for their respective heroes, packed the Vista Ballroom of the Five Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on Friday night for high-octane action in the ring, courtesy Badou Jack Promotions and the host hotel.
Syria Tarek Suleiman stunned favourite ‘The Big Shot’ Oli Thompson to retain his light-heavyweight belt at the sixth edition of the MMA fight series UAE Warriors held at the Mubadala Arena in Abu Dhabi on Friday. The Syrian won the bout against the English strongman — who has stints in the UFC, KSW, Bellator, BAMMA, IGF and ROAD FC — with a second-round stoppage
Lausanne: International Olympic Committee executives recommended Wednesday that boxing’s governing body be stripped of its right to organise the event at Tokyo 2020, but said the sport should still feature at the Games. The decision, almost certain to be rubber-stamped by the full IOC membership next month,
Cuba’s legendary boxing tradition still disallows women from competing, and boxer Idamelys Moreno and her peers are fighting for their place in the boxing ring.