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Fantasy Fights: Ricky Hatton vs Amir Khan
Ricky Hatton vs Amir Khan likely would have been as good a battle of Brits fans would ever have seen.
101 Best Boxing Nicknames
Boxers tend to have the best nicknames in sports. Here are 101 of the greatest nicknames in boxing history.
The 50 Greatest Boxers of All Time
ESPN.com recently listed their 50 Greatest Boxers of All-Time. What do you think of the list? What would you change?
The 100 All-Time Best Punchers in Boxing
In 2003, Ring Magazine published its ranking of the 100 greatest punchers of all-time. The list was selected by the writers or Ring Magazine.
Meet Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Fight-by-fight career record for Floyd Mayweather Jr.
11 Historical Inaccuracies in 'The Fighter'
In terms of entertainment value and quality acting, The Fighter will likely earn multiple Academy Award nominations. However, in terms of historical accuracy, the filmmakers took numerous liberties. We take a look at at historical inconsistencies in The Fighter.
Prince Naseem Hamed
Fight-by-fight career record for Prince Naseem Hamed.
What Was Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali's Career...
Fight-by-fight career record for Muhammad Ali.
Are These Really the 80 Best Boxers Ever?
In 2002, Ring Magazine published its ranking of the 80 best fighters of the last 80 years. The list was selected by the writers or Ring Magazine.
Sugar Ray Leonard
The fight-by-fight career record for boxer Sugar Ray Leonard, who fought in over thirty boxing matches from 1977 to 1997.
Meet Boxing Legend Mike Tyson
Fight-by-fight career record for Mike Tyson. Info on every fight in pro career of Mike Tyson.
The Jaw Dropping Financial Tallies of...
The dust has now finally settled after the biggest sports event ever. Here's a complete guide to the financial tallies of Mayweather vs Pacquiao.
The First All Traveller World Title Fight In...
Andy Lee vs Billy Joe Saunders will be the first all traveller world title fight ever in professional boxing.
Have the tables turned slightly between Quigg...
After two contrasting displays recently by both men, Niall Doran asks has the balance in power between Quigg and Frampton changed a bit.
How Does One Become an Olympic Boxer?
The Olympic Track - How Do I Become An Olympic Boxer
Rigondeaux vs Mayweather Skills: Precocious...
The Rigondeaux vs Mayweather boxing skills debate is a tough one, two of the most skilled fighters of their era.
Wladimir vs Vitali Klitschko - Who Would Have...
About.com boxing expert Niall Doran has a look at what he thinks would have happened if Wladimir vs Vitali Klitschko ever actually took place
A Fight-by-Fight Look at Boxing Great Manny...
Fight-by-fight career record for Manny Pacquiao.
George Foreman
Fight-by-fight career record for George Foreman.
Meet Boxing Superstar Oscar De La Hoya
Fight-by-fight career record for Oscar De La Hoya.
Mike Tyson Timeline
Mike Tyson Timeline. Boxing.
Best Boxing Movies A to Z
Boxing Movies - List of Boxing Movies - Alphabetical
What Are the Rules of Boxing, Anyway?
Get explanations about the rules and laws of the Olympic sport of boxing, and learn about the role of the judges and officials in table tennis.
Boxers of the Past / Retired Fighters
Bios and fight-by-fight records of retired fighters and great boxers of the past.
Boxing Results
Latest boxing results from around the world. Boxing results for both major title bouts as well as smaller regional fights.
Top 50 Heavyweights
Current ranking of the top 50 heavyweight boxers in the world today.
Rocky Marciano
Fight-by-fight career record for Rocky Marciano.
Larry Holmes
Fight-by-fight career record for Larry Holmes.
Boxing Movies
A list of more than a hundred boxing-themed movies, arranged chronologically, from Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph to The Fighter.
Wladimir Klitschko
Fight-by-fight career record for Wladimir Klitschko.
Boxing Schedule From 2013
Complete boxing schedule of upcoming fights. Check boxing schedule for updates.
50 Most Exciting Boxers of the Past 50 Years
Our list of the 50 Most Exciting Boxers of the Past 50 Years. This is not a pound-for-pound list. These are not necessarily the most talented or accomplished boxers, but the most crowd pleasing. The fighters who made every fight a must see fight.
Boxing Stats: See Roy Jones Jr.'s Fight-by-Figh...
Fight-by-fight career record for Roy Jones Jr.
Boxing Champions
Current world boxing champions as recognized by the WBA, WBC, IBF and WBO. Boxing champions in all seventeen weight categories.
Top 5 Mexican Boxers Ever
Mexico has produced arguably some of the greatest warriors ever! Let's take a look at the Top 5 Mexican Boxers Of All Time
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984: mark breland olympic boxing virgil hill frank tate boxing team
Leon Spinks from 1976 Summer Olympics
Do you ever wonder what happened to Leon Spinks of Olympic Boxing fame? Find out where Leon Spinks is now.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1976
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1976: palmer park md michael spinks leon spinks olympic boxing lee armstrong
Lennox Lewis
Fight-by-fight career record for Lennox Lewis.
Michael Spinks from 1976 Summer Olympics
Do you ever wonder what happened to Michael Spinks of Olympic Boxing fame? Find out where Michael Spinks is now.
Adrien Broner, how good really is "The Problem"?
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Amateur Boxing Rules (part 4)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 4.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1988
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1988: michael carbajal andrew maynard ellenwood ga olympic boxing phoenix ariz
Top 50 Boxers Pound-For-Pound
A pound-for-pound ranking of the top fifty fighters in boxing today.
Top 10 Heavyweight Boxers Of All Time
Boxing Expert Niall Doran's take on the Top 10 Heavyweight Boxers Of All Time, as he chronicles some of the sport's greatest big men
Tyson v Lewis In Prime - What Would Have...
Tyson vs Lewis in prime - how would it have went down? About.com boxing expert Niall Doran considers how it may have played out
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1980
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1980: richard sandoval olympic boxing jackie beard moscow ussr nashville tenn
Laila Ali
Fight-by-fight career record for Laila Ali.
Miguel Cotto
Fight-by-fight career record for Miguel Cotto.
Olympic Boxing Champions
Olympic boxing Gold medal winners for every weight class.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1992
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1992: danell nicholson oscar de la hoya olympic boxing navy virginia raul marquez
A Fight-by-Fight Look at Roberto Duran's Boxing...
Fight-by-fight career record for Roberto Duran.
My Top 10 Pound For Pound Best Fighters Of All...
About.com expert Niall Doran discusses probably the toughest pugilistic debate of them all - the top 10 pound for pound best fighters of all time
Marco Antonio Barrera
Fight-by-fight career record for Marco Antonio Barrera.
The 5 Floyd Mayweather Manny Pacquiao Common...
A comparison of the 5 Floyd Mayweather Manny Pacquiao common opponents. Who's done better then who, Floyd or Manny?
Boxers of the Past
Bios and fight-by-fight records of great boxers of the past.
Everything You Could Possibly Want to Know...
Olympic Boxing – Get Inside Olympic Boxing - London 2012
Marvin Hagler vs Floyd Mayweather - Who Would...
Marvin Hagler vs Floyd Mayweather is a fantasy fight that boxing fans have debated for years, here's how they might have matched up.
Boxing's Lineal Heavyweight Champions
Listing of every lineal heavyweight champion in boxing history, from 1876 to the present.
Barry Hearn - One Of Boxing's Most Flamboyant...
Barry Hearn is a Hall of Fame boxing promoter, but his steely accounting skills went under the radar due his flamboyant character.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1972
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1972: duane bobick olympic boxing marvin johnson lee armstrong boxing team
Amateur Boxing Rules
Amateur Boxing Rules, Article VII, Section 107.6 - Judges.
Will 2015 Be The Year Boxer Amir Khan Finally...
Will 2015 be the year boxer Amir Khan finally gets a mega fight? It could very well happen later in the year, writes Niall Doran
What Is Olympic Boxing?
What is Olympic boxing? It is one of the oldest and most popular Summer Olympic sports.
Top Pay-Per-View Events in Boxing History
The Oscar De La Hoya vs. Floyd Mayweather fight has smashed all previous pay-per-view records. The Golden Boy is now boxing's all-time highest grossing PPV attraction.
Vitali Klitschko
Fight-by-fight career record for Vitali Klitschko.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. - Amateur Highlights
Amateur boxing highlights for Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Juan Diaz
Fight-by-fight career record for Juan Diaz.
Prince Naseem Hamed - One Of Boxing's Greatest...
Prince Naseem Hamed was one of the best boxing entertainers ever. Niall Doran questions why he has not been inducted into the Hall of Fame yet
Undefeated Records in Boxing
An undefeated record in boxing is undoubtedly impressive, but it can also be misleading. We examine the careers of four modern fighters who retired having won every single fight of their professional career. All four have questions surrounding their undefeated marks.
Before You Boxing Equipment / Gear
What you need to know before you buy boxing equipment/gear.
Evander Holyfield
Fight-by-fight career record for Evander Holyfield.
Why Canelo vs Cotto could be fight of the year
Boxing journalist Niall Doran discusses why Canelo vs Cotto could be fight of the year, in a match that has fight fans salivating.
Learn to Box - Boxing Lessons for Beginner...
Collection of resources that provide easy introductions for beginners as well as valuable tips for advanced boxers.
Why These Controversies Are the Top 5 in...
Biggest Controversies in Olympic Boxing History
Tyson vs Ali - Who Would Have Won In Their Prime?
About.com Boxing Expert Niall Doran discusses what could have arguably been the greatest fight ever if both fought in their primes, Ali vs Tyson.
A Look Back At The Unique James Toney Style
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Ricardo Mayorga
Fight-by-fight career record for Ricardo Mayorga.
5 Best American Boxers Of All Time
An article that will likely prove to be a bone of contention, boxing writer Niall Doran lists his top 5 best American boxers of all time.
Bernard Hopkins
Fight-by-fight career record for Bernard Hopkins.
Mike Tyson - Photo Gallery
Photo gallery of Mike Tyson from 1986 to 1989.
When Wladimir Klitschko Retires Heavyweight...
It's a stark reality that when Wladimir Klitschko retires heavyweight boxing will flourish again, says boxing writer Niall Doran.
Juan Manuel Lopez
Fight-by-fight career record for boxer Juan Manuel Lopez.
Juan Manuel Marquez
Fight-by-fight career record for Juan Manuel Marquez.
The Boxing Cutman - Underrated But Vitally...
The Boxing Cutman could be one of the most underestimated people involved in the sport, Niall Doran discusses this unsung hero's importance
Amir Khan vs Kell Brook - Who Would Win?
How would an Amir Khan vs Kell Brook fight go down? Reports suggests the fight is close to being made, this has the makings of a classic!
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - Jose Navarro
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - Jose Navarro: olympic boxing team pan american games olanda anderson brian viloria jose navarro
Mayweather vs Sugar Ray Leonard - Who would...
Mayweather vs Sugar Ray Leonard would have been an intriguing match up stylistically but how would it really have went down?
Some Of The Best Fights That Never Happened
It's always gutting when good fights don't happen! Niall Doran look's back at some of the best fights that never happened in boxing
Erik Morales
Fight-by-fight career record for Erik Morales.
Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao PPV Numbers:...
Boxing can generate a LOT of bread. Let's check out the money facts in their last 10 fights - Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao PPV numbers
Joe Frazier
Fight-by-fight career record for Joe Frazier.
Ricardo Lopez
Fight-by-fight career record for Ricardo Lopez.
Sergio Martinez
Fight-by-fight career record for Sergio Martinez.
Amateur Boxing Rules (page 3)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 3.
Thomas Hearns
Fight-by-fight career record for Thomas Hearns.
Olympics - Heavyweights
Olympics - Heavyweights. Boxing.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1960
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1960: robstown texas olympic boxing jerry armstrong cassius clay boxing team
Why Khan vs Brook could end up like Hatton vs...
Boxing journalist Niall Doran outlines why Khan vs Brook could end up like Hatton vs Witter if the fight doesn't get made soon.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1968
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1968
Fernando Vargas
Fight-by-fight career record for Fernando Vargas.
Will Mayweather go for 50-0?
Floyd says his final fight will be in 2015, but boxing writer Niall Doran questions will Mayweather go for 50-0 before he calls it quits?
Why Deontay Wilder's Heavyweight Title Win Is...
American star Deontay Wilder's heavyweight title win comes at just the right time for the sport in the US and internationally, writes Niall Doran
Lamont Peterson
Fight-by-fight career record for Lamont Peterson.
Tommy Morrison
Fight-by-fight career record for Tommy Morrison. Tommy Morrison appeared in Rocky V and retired from boxing after testing HIV-positive.
My Top 5 Fastest Fighters Of All Time - Pound...
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Amateur Boxing Rules (page 2)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 2.
Boxers Who Also Played Other Pro Sports
List of professional boxers who also competed professionally in other sports.
Boxing's Best of the Century
The AP has selected their fighters of the century. Now you can select your own.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1964
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1964
Is Mayweather Slowing Down?
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5 of the Biggest Trash Talkers in Boxing History
It's a sport that often inspires, well, some colorful verbal exchanges. Here's 5 of the biggest trash talkers in boxing history.
Pacquiao vs Mayweather Stats: How They've...
A definitive guide to the Pacquiao vs Mayweather stats for punch output in their last five matches before they fight eachother on May 2nd
Roy Jones vs Mike Tyson - Who Would Have Won?
A fight that was once mooted when Roy Jones moved to heavyweight. Niall Doran discusses how a Roy Jones vs Mike Tyson fight may have played out
Marvelous Marvin Hagler
Fight-by-fight career record for Marvelous Marvin Hagler.
Top 20 Best Boxing Quotes Of All Time
The sport of boxing is a story best told by those within it. Here's a look at some of the best boxing quotes of all time in the noble art
Showtime Super Six Super Middleweight Tournament
Showtime Super Six Super Middleweight Tournament
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1956
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1956: louis molina olympic boxing pete rademacher hilo hawaii boxing team
An Illustrated History of Boxing
An Illustrated History of Boxing
Top 5 Guide Picks - Top Boxing Documentaries
Top picks for boxing documentaries.
Victor Ortiz
Fight-by-fight career record for boxer Victor Ortiz.
Teofilo Stevenson from 1972, 1976 and 1980...
Do you ever wonder what happened to Teofilo Stevenson of Olympic Boxing fame? Find out where Teofilo Stevenson is now.
Guillermo Rigondeaux Next Fight In Japan + A...
Guillermo Rigondeaux next fight - Niall Doran takes an early look at Rigo's new year's eve clash in Japan and takes a peak into 2015 for Rigo
Jose Luis Castillo
Fight-by-fight career record for Jose Luis Castillo.
The Gennady Golovkin Power; A Boxing Wrecking...
Gennady Golovkin has to possess some of the most scary knockout power in modern day boxing, will anyone stop this titanic punching machine?
Active Boxers
Fight-by-fight records of active boxing champions and contenders.
Mayweather vs Pacquiao is ON - There is a...
After over five years of waiting, boxing fans around the world have now finally got official confirmation - Mayweather vs Pacquiao is ON.
Drug Testing In Boxing
Drug testing in boxing has been a contentious subject for many years now, but how effective is it how many fighters are juicing in pro boxing?
Everything You Need to Know About Betting on...
Wagering is accepted on most major bouts held throughout the world. General wagering rules for betting the money odds and betting total rounds.
Micky Ward
Fight-by-fight career record for Micky Ward.
Michael Grant
Fight-by-fight career record for Michael Grant.
Check Out Boxer Marcos Maidana's Year-by-Year...
Fight-by-fight career record for Marcos Maidana.
Shane Mosley
Fight-by-fight career record for Shane Mosley.
Ricky Hatton - One Of The Most Loved and Well...
Ricky Hatton appeared on UK TV screens recently in an incredibly sincere interview, compelling fight fans with sharp wit and his trademark humility.
How Social Media Has Changed The Boxing World
About.com boxing expert Niall Doran discusses the dramatic effects social media platforms have had on the sport of boxing globally in recent years
Rocky Balboa Reviews
Rocky Balboa is back in the sixth installment of Sylvester Stallone's Rocky series. Find movie reviews from many sources.
Guillermo Rigondeaux - Pound For Pound One Of...
About.com boxing Expert Niall Doran talks about one of the best fighters of the modern era - Guillermox “El Chacal” Rigondeaux
Felix Trinidad
Fight-by-fight career record for Felix Trinidad.
Mike Tyson Stares Down Trevor Berbick
Challenger Mike Tyson stares down champ Trevor Berbick as referee Mills Lane gives the fighters instructions. Tyson would win the WBC heavyweight title with a second round TKO. Berbick was knocked down twice in round two and fell an additional two times while trying to steady himself after the second knock down. Page 6.
Riddick Bowe
Fight-by-fight career record for Riddick Bowe.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1952
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1952: olympic boxing boxing team helsinki finland patterson new york floyd patterson
Olympics - Light Heavyweights
Olympics - Light Heavyweights: andrew maynard olympic boxing leon spinks light heavyweights cassius clay
The Thickening Plot In The Mayweather Pacquiao...
The Mayweather Pacquiao saga has taken a few different twists and turns of late, Niall Doran looks at a few new changes that could be positive
Post-Fight: Mike Tyson and Kevin Rooney
Heavyweight champ Mike Tyson with trainer Kevin Rooney at the post-fight press conference following Tyson's 91 second destruction of Michael Spinks in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Page 11.
Mike Tyson Weighs in for Trevor Berbick Fight
Mike Tyson listens to reporters during the weigh in for his title fight against Trevor Berbick. Page 5.
Roy Jones Jr - Most Naturally Gifted Boxer Ever...
Roy Jones Jr in his heyday possessed very unique, almost unequaled talent. Niall Doran takes a stroll down memory lane on a precocious prime
Where Are Your Favorite Boxing Olympians Now?
As the Olympics approach, you may be wondering what happened to your favorite boxing stars of previous Olympic games. Where are they now?
Chris Byrd
Fight-by-fight career record for Chris Byrd.
Ike Ibeabuchi
Fight-by-fight career record for Ike Ibeabuchi.
The Bizarre Antics Of Shannon Briggs
Shannon Briggs' terror spree on heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko continued again recently with more bizarre antics, is he cracking up?

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