Categories Archives: Boxing

Pacquiao Manny reclaims WBO title for third time

Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines celebrates after beating Jessie Vargas with a unanimous decision to win the WBO welterweight championship at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 5, 2016. Photo: John GURZINSKI / AFP Filipino sout

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Manny Pacquiao confirms Vargas fight in November

Filipino boxing hero Manny Pacquiao has confirmed that he will fight World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight champion Jessie Vargas in November. He said on Wednesday that he is coming out of retirement after meeting with promoter Bob Arum in Manila

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Senator Pacquiao returns to the ring in November

Barring any last minute change of mind, Filipino Senator Manny Pacquiao will be heading to the ring come November, the boxing star’s manager announced. [He was just elected to the Philippine Senate in May, 2016 hence the title “Senator”.] Pacqui

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Tyson Fury to face anti-doping charges in the UK

The United Kingdom’s anti-doping agency – UKAD has slammed charges on world boxing heavyweight champion Tyson Fury over doping-related offences. UKAD revealed it had suspended Fury on 24 June. That was the day the Briton announced he was pulling out h

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Fury v Klitschko Rematch Postponed Over Injury

Undisputed world boxing heavyweight champion Tyson Fury says his rematch with Wladimir Klitschko has been postponed. He said the postponement is as a result of an injury he sustained during training. The Fury versus Klitschko rematch was earlier schedule

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