Gulf Times - Boxing
Pacquiao dominates Broner in unanimous decision win

Pacquiao dominates Broner in unanimous decision win

Manny Pacquiao proved that age is no obstacle on Saturday with a 12-round demolition of Adrien Broner, defending his welterweight title in his first fight on US soil in two years.

Fight of boxing legends on Ooredoo tv's pay-per-view

Fight of boxing legends on Ooredoo tv's pay-per-view

The upcoming Manny Pacquiao–Adrian Broner fight will be available on Ooredoo tv as a pay-per-view event for QR73.

Rakhimov elected president of boxing body AIBA

Rakhimov elected president of boxing body AIBA

Controversial Uzbek businessman Gafur Rakhimov was elected president of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) on Saturday despite fears that his appointment could lead to the sport's ejection from the Olympic Games.

Filipino boxer Pacquiao says age no barrier to success

Filipino boxer Pacquiao says age no barrier to success

Manny Pacquiao, 39, will fight the Argentine -- four years his junior -- for the World Boxing Association welterweight belt on July 15 in Malaysia's capital Kuala Lumpur.

Philippine boxing icon to prove time not yet over in July fight

Philippine boxing icon to prove time not yet over in July fight

Philippine icon Senator Manny Pacquiao said Wednesday he aims to prove that his time in boxing is not yet over when he takes on Argentinian champion Lucas Matthysse in Malaysia in July.

British boxer Westgarth dies hours after winning fight

British boxer Westgarth dies hours after winning fight

British boxer Scott Westgarth died after falling ill in the aftermath of winning an English light-heavyweight title eliminator bout on Saturday.

Former world champion Amir Khan to return to ring

Former world champion Amir Khan to return to ring

Former welterweight world champion Amir Khan will end a near two year hiatus from the sport with a bout in Liverpool on April 21 against an unnamed opponent he announced on Wednesday.

Singaporean bodybuilder dies after Muay Thai match

Singaporean bodybuilder dies after Muay Thai match

A Singaporean bodybuilder has died after a celebrity Muay Thai fight against former Singapore Idol contestant Steven Lim in the city-state, local media reported.

Pacquiao wants Horn rematch in the Philippines

Pacquiao wants Horn rematch in the Philippines

Queensland's premier, whose state government was the financial backer of a November 12 fight, announced on Friday that Manny Pacquiao "cannot return to the ring" due to other commitments.

Qatari boxer Sadiq enters Guinness Book of Records

Qatari boxer Sadiq enters Guinness Book of Records

Qatari boxer Abdellatif Mohamed Sadiq has been able to break into the Guinness Book of Records after accomplishing 72 push-ups in just one minute in the two-finger push-up exercise, which no other athlete in the world has been able to achieve.

Pacquiao wants review of 'unfair' Horn loss

Pacquiao wants review of 'unfair' Horn loss

Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao on Wednesday urged the World Boxing Organization (WBO) to review the ‘unfair decision and officiating’ after losing his welterweight title to Australia's Jeff Horn.

Horn stuns Pacquiao to win WBO welterweight world title

Horn stuns Pacquiao to win WBO welterweight world title

Australia's Jeff Horn stunned Filipino Manny Pacquiao in a bloody Brisbane battle to claim a unanimous 12-round decision and win the WBO world welterweight title in front of 50,000 fans at Lang Park on Sunday.