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Boxing’s Olympic future is in jeopardy

The International Olympic Committee says governance issues must be addressed in the sport

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Amir Khan defeats Samuel Vargus in Birmingham

The bout was King Khan’s second of the year after he returned from a two-year hiatus to beat Phil Lo Greco on April 21

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Thai ‘dwarf giant’ boxer surpasses Mayweather record with 51st win

Thai boxer Wanheng Menayothin grabbed his 51st straight victory Wednesday in a long but lop-sided bout against a fighter from the Philippines, defending his WBC title and surpassing the undefeated record of boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. The 105-pound minimumweight champion, nicknamed the “dwarf giant” for his compact build and heavy hitting style, won on…

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Pakistan lose big in Asian Games 2018 boxing matches

Boxer Naqeebullah clinched the only two victories for Pakistan in the tournament so far.

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Alvarez stuns Kovalev to win WBO light heavyweight title

Unbeaten Eleider Alvarez knocked out Sergey Kovalev in the seventh round on Saturday with a stunning upset victory to capture the World Boxing Organization light heavyweight title

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Garcia overpowers Easter to unify lightweight titles

American boxer Mikey Garcia unified the WBC and IBF lightweight titles late Saturday by overpowering Robert Easter in a 12-round battle of undefeated champions.

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Munguia dominates Smith to retain WBO title

Mexican WBO junior middleweight champion Jaime Munguia remained unbeaten with a unanimous decision victory over England’s Liam Smith in a 12-round title fight on Saturday night.

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Manny Pacquiao knocks out Lucas Matthysse to claim welterweight crown

Manny Pacquiao knocked out Lucas Matthysse in the seventh round to win the WBA welterweight title in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday.

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Mohammad Waseem loses flyweight title fight to Moruti Mthalane

Pakistan’s Mohammad Waseem was beaten by Moruti Mthalane of South Africa in the IBF Flyweight Championship fight contested in Malaysia.

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Mohammad Waseem to fight Moruti Mthalane for flyweight championship

Mohammad Waseem will fight against Moruti Mthalane for the IBF Flyweight championship on Sunday.

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Crawford beats Horn to seize WBO welterweight world title

The unbeaten Terence Crawford punished Jeff Horn en route to a ninth-round technical knockout on Saturday to seize the Australian’s World Boxing Organization welterweight world title. America’s Crawford, the former undisputed super lightweight world title holder, outclassed the Aussie who was defending the title he won in a huge upset of Manny Pacquiao last July…

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Muhammad Ali remembered on his second death anniversary

Boxing legend and philanthropist Muhammad Ali is being remembered on his second death anniversary. The heavyweight boxer was born on June 17, 1942 in Louisville, Kentucky. He started his in-ring career at the age of 12 years after which he never looked back. Ali’s in-ring style was unique. He used to take full advantage of…

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Will give a surprise after Ramazan: Amir Khan

British boxer of Pakistani origin Amir Khan announced that he will give a huge surprise after the month of Ramazan. He made the announcement during a press talk in Lahore. Khan said that his next fight is scheduled in September and he will also organize a boxing league in the same month. The Olympic medal…

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Amir Khan, Faryal Makhdoom reach Lahore to attend boxing event

British boxer of Pakistani origin Amir Khan and his wife Faryal Makhdoom have reached Lahore to attend the first ever Inter-Division Punjab Open Boxing Championship. Khan and his wife have been invited as the chief guest in the final. The boxer is keen to witness the boxing talent in Pakistan. “On my way to Pakistan…

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Amir Khan beats Lo Greco in 39 seconds on British return

LIVERPOOL: Amir Khan’s first bout in a British ring for five years saw him knock out Canada’s Phil Lo Greco in a mere 39 seconds on Saturday. The 31-year-old British boxer had not fought anywhere for two years since being beaten by Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez in Las Vegas in May 2016. And the 2004 Olympic silver…

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Amir Khan returns to the ring after two years to face Lo Greco today

British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan will return to the ring after a hiatus of two years when he takes on Phil Lo Greco at The Echo Arena today (Saturday).  With a new trainer in his camp, the 31-year-old boxer vows to put up an electrifying performance. “You are going to expect to see an electrifying Amir Khan,”…

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Career will be over if fail to beat Phil Lo Greco, admits Amir Khan

LONDON: Amir Khan is looking forward to riding the wave of interest in British boxing generated by the likes of world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua when he fights in the UK for the first time in five years. Khan faces Phil Lo Greco of Canada in Liverpool on Saturday 23 months after he was beaten…

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Video: Boxer Waseem lashes out at Amir Khan, bemoans lack of support

Boxer Muhammad Waseem, Pakistan’s first ever boxer who has held the WBC title, lashed out at Amir Khan and complained of lack of support from officials as compared to the former.  Speaking to SAMAA TV, Waseem said that it was unfortunate how he had always represented Pakistan whereas Amir Khan had represented Britain. “I take…

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Boxer Amir Khan announces next fight

King of boxing ring Amir Khan has announced his next fight on April 21. Amir Khan has remained embroiled in feud with his wife Faryal Makhdoom. However, the couple amicably resolved their differences. Know more in this video report.

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Meet Malaika Zahid–the child boxer from Quetta who’s bagging medals

  QUETTA: You may not have heard of Malaika Zahid–a talented child boxer from Quetta who is earning quite a reputation for performing well on the international stage. Boxing is followed with passion in Pakistan, which is why the country has produced athletes that have earned adulation on the international stage as well. Malaika Zahid…

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Boxer Amir Khan is back with wife Faryal ‘after sorting out all issues’

British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan is back again with his wife Faryal Makhdoom after their bitter spat on Twitter and mutual decision to call it quits on their marriage. Amir Khan disclosed the news that he had reconciled with his wife Faryal Makhdoom in a tweet message. A picture was also shared with the tweet in…

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