Men's Boxing

Petition calls for Philadelphia street named for Joe Frazier

Jul 26, 2017

The daughter of Joe "Smokin' Joe" Frazier has started a petition calling for a Philadelphia boulevard to be named after the Hall of Fame boxer.

Pacquiao disagrees with re-score, says no plans to quit

Jul 12, 2017

Manny Pacquiao still disagrees with the unanimous decision that saw him lose the WBO world welterweight title to Australian Jeff Horn, despite an independent re-scoring of the July 2 fight, and says he has no plans to retire

Independent review confirms decision for Horn over Pacquiao

Jul 11, 2017

The World Boxing Organization says an independent review of the scoring in Manny Pacquiao's welterweight world title loss to Jeff Horn confirms the outcome in favor of the Australian former schoolteacher

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

Jul 10, 2017

North Korea celebrates test launch of first intercontinental ballistic missile; Manny Pacquiao loses to Jeff Horn in WBO welterweight world title fight

WBO says it will re-score Pacquiao fight, result stands

Jul 7, 2017

The World Boxing Organization will re-score the Manny Pacquiao-Jeff Horn welterweight title fight because of the contentious unanimous decision awarded to the Australian challenger, but there is no plan to change the result

Muhammad Ali's hometown fights explosion of violence, deaths

Jun 2, 2017

Muhammad Ali's hometown of Louisville, Kentucky, continues to struggle with an epidemic of violence a year after his death

Brook loses IBF welterweight title to Spence Jr

May 27, 2017

Kell Brook lost his IBF welterweight belt when American challenger Errol Spence Jr. stopped him in the 11th round

Brook will face Spence Jr. in front of his hometown fans

May 26, 2017

Kell Brook will defend his IBF welterweight title against American fighter Errol Spence Jr. on Saturday in front of his hometown fans

WBA suspends 2 judges over Murata, N'Dam decision

May 26, 2017

The World Boxing Association has suspended two judges after their scoring of the Hassan N'Dam and Ryota Murata WBA middleweight title fight on Saturday in Japan

WBA head calls for rematch of N'Dam-Murata middleweight bout

May 21, 2017

WBA President Gilberto Mendoza has called for a rematch of Saturday's middleweight title fight between Japanese boxer Ryota Murata and France's interim champion Hassan N'Dam

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