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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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In pictures: Boxer Amir Khan spotted with alleged new girlfriend

It has barely been a few weeks since British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan has split from his wife Faryal Makhdoom. The former unified light-welterweight world champion Amir was clicked leaving in a cab with a woman who oddly looked a lot like Faryal Makhdoom.  Apparently the boxer has moved on rather quickly after he separated from Faryal…

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Waseem defended WBC silver flyweight title

World Boxing Council Silver flyweight champion Muhammad Waseem defeated Panamanian opponent Carlos to successfully defends his title today. It was the eighth consecutive win for the Pakistani boxer. Waseem, who has been undefeatable in all the eight fights in his career, retained number one position in the world ranking. Waseem knocked out Carlos in the…

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Boxing: Saunders defends title, eyes Canelo-GGG showdown

Billy Joe Saunders can look forward to bigger fights after defending the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) middleweight title by unanimously out-pointing Willie Monroe Jr on Saturday.   The English boxer made a second successful defence of the title to set up the possibility of a more lucrative bout against the winner of the more significant world…

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Boxing: Kid gloves — fighter’s son lands painful blow

The first blow in Saturday’s WBO middleweight clash between Billy Joe Saunders and Willie Monroe Jr was landed at Friday’s weigh-in — by the British fighter’s son and it was definitely below the belt. As the two fighters squared up on the stage, it was seven-year-old Stevie Saunders who hit out after Monroe had ruffled…

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Faryal Makhdoom pregnant with second child

ISLAMABAD: Faryal Makhdoom Khan, wife of boxer Amir Khan, announced her second pregnancy, Samaa reported. She took to Twitter to announce the good news. Faryal tweeted that she was blessed with baby number two and was eating non stop out of excitement. Alhumdulilah , blessed with baby number 2 in my tummy❤ #excited eating away,…

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Video: Mayweather’s historic fight with McGregor

Floyd Mayweather outclassed Conor McGregor to win their money-spinning superfight by technical knockout here late Saturday, securing his place in boxing history to head into retirement with a record 50th straight victory. Watch this report…

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I’m finished, says Mayweather after 50th straight win

Las Vegas: Floyd Mayweather insisted he would head into a permanent retirement after sealing his place in boxing history with a 50th straight win against Conor McGregor on Saturday. The 40-year-old American boxer outclassed McGregor over 10 absorbing rounds at the T-Mobile Arena to defeat Irish mixed martial arts by technical knockout. The win sees…

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