BOXING

‘Hungry’ Joshua says no celebration if he beats Ruiz

Anthony Joshua said Wednesday he will not celebrate if he regains his world heavyweight title, as he faced...

Second boxer in two days dies from head injuries after fight

Argentine boxer Hugo Santillan died on Thursday from injuries suffered in a fight on Saturday, the second such...

Floyd Mayweather Jr. dismisses rematch with Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao have been trading blows on social media, with the Filipino raising the...

Fight me, Pacquiao tells Mayweather

Manny Pacquiao challenged Floyd Mayweather to face him again in the ring on Wednesday as the retired American...

Ghanaian Boxers Arrive, Vow To Shame Nigerian Opponents

Ghana’s Benjamin Lamptey and Emmanuel Mensah, who are billed to fight at GOtv Boxing Night 16, have vowed...

We Should Promote Nigerian Boxing By Hosting International Fights, Says Ekundayo

• Visits Lagos Boxing Hall of Fame Larry Ekundayo is among the growing band of Nigerian boxing stars...

Anthony Joshua Set To Rumble Against Povetkin

The international boxing community will stand still on Saturday, September 22 to witness Nigerian-born British boxer, Anthony Joshua...

State Of Boxing Worries Nigerian-born Ex-british WBA Champion, Oboh

Former British light heavyweight champion, Nigerian-born Peter Oboh, has lamented the state of boxing in the country, saying...

All Set For NURTW United Boxing Championship In Ibadan

Former Universal Boxing Champion, Mojeed Okedara, says the maiden National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) United Boxing...

Wilder, Joshua Agree Fight Deal

Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua have agreed terms for a heavyweight unification bout which will take place at...

Forbes ranks world highest paid athletes, Mayweather and Messi are leading

Forbes has ranked the highest paid athletes in the world and former boxer Floyd Mayweather and football player...

One Down, Joshua Begins Deontay Wilder ‘Negotiations Next Week’

Promoter Barry Hearn has revealed that negotiations for an Anthony Joshua versus Deontay Wilder negotiations could start as...

Joshua Calls Out Wilder After Beating Parker On Points

Britain’s Nigerian-born Anthony Joshua moved a step closer to becoming undisputed heavyweight champion of the world on Saturday...