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Scott Quigg has shrugged off another change of opponent but remains determined to face the big names in the super-bantamweight division.
Anthony Joshua will have his first title fight when he takes on Denis Bakhtov for the WBC International Heavyweight belt at the O2 in London on October 11. Joshua's big night comes on a packed card, live on Sky Sports, which also includes Lee Selby taking on Joel Brunker in a final eliminator for the IBF World Featherweight crown.
The most prestigious trophy for sporting excellence - Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna - remained in the closet.
On the heels of its sell-out July event, Iron Boy Promotions teams up with Top Rank Boxing once again to present Iron Boy 15 live at Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix, and televised on Unimas' Solo Boxeo Tecate.
A Twitter spat involving local boxing stars Jean Pascal and Adonis Stevenson hogged the attention Thursday even as promoters announced a bout between Montreal-based Russian Artur Beterbiev and American veteran Tavoris Cloud.
MUMBAI: Everybody is envying Priyanka Chopra's toned body and all credit goes to the training same as that of MC Mary Kom! People obsessed about health and good physique are going crazy trying to achieve this new benchmark, and makers of the movie Mary Kom have just made it easy! In a brand new on-ground campaign launched recently and continuing ... (more)
Coyle will defend his IBF International title against the 34-year-old Australian in what will be the toughest test of the lightweight's career.
Kell Brook 33-0 will headline a card featuring some of the biggest names in British boxing on December 6 at the Motorpoint Arena in his hometown of The show will be a homecoming for Brook as he makes the first defence of the IBF welterweight title he captured against Shawn Porter over in With U.S premium cable networks HBO and Showtime both ... (more)
After failing to qualify for the Commonwealth Games, India's boxing ace M C Mary Kom bounced back in style, beating Pinki Jangra in the selection trials in Patiala, on Wednesday, to qualify for the Asian Games.
ZOU Shiming will focus on stamina during training as the two-time Olympic champion prepares for his maiden 12-round bout in November, which, if he wins, will earn him a shot at the very first professional boxing title for China.
Quigg was due to defend his 122-pound belt against former bantamweight titleholder Paulus Ambunda on Sept.
Five-time world champion and Olympic bronze-medallist boxer M C Mary Kom has lent her support to the cause of animal welfare, calling for an end to circuses where elephants are kept chained in a new ad shot for the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals .
A replacement opponent has been found for Scott Quigg atop the September 13 bill in Manchester, England.
Savannah Marshall is aiming to peak in time for the World Championships in November after admitting she was a long way from her best despite winning Commonwealth boxing gold.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 05:59 am
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