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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?
101 Best Boxing Nicknames
Boxers tend to have the best nicknames in sports. Here are 101 of the greatest nicknames in boxing history.
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.
Meet Boxing Legend Mike Tyson
Fight-by-fight career record for Mike Tyson. Info on every fight in pro career of Mike Tyson.
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.
Top 50 Heavyweights
Current ranking of the top 50 heavyweight boxers in the world today.
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.
What Was Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali's Career...
Fight-by-fight career record for Muhammad Ali.
Boxing Results
Latest boxing results from around the world. Boxing results for both major title bouts as well as smaller regional fights.
Boxing Schedule From 2013
Complete boxing schedule of upcoming fights. Check boxing schedule for updates.
Mike Tyson Timeline
Mike Tyson Timeline. Boxing.
Top 50 Boxers Pound-For-Pound
A pound-for-pound ranking of the top fifty fighters in boxing today.
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.
How Does One Become an Olympic Boxer?
The Olympic Track - How Do I Become An Olympic Boxer
Boxing Stats: See Roy Jones Jr.'s Fight-by-Figh...
Fight-by-fight career record for Roy Jones Jr.
Rocky Marciano
Fight-by-fight career record for Rocky Marciano.
Boxing Champions
Current world boxing champions as recognized by the WBA, WBC, IBF and WBO. Boxing champions in all seventeen weight categories.
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 Superstar Oscar De La Hoya
Fight-by-fight career record for Oscar De La Hoya.
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.
Best Boxing Movies A to Z
Boxing Movies - List of Boxing Movies - Alphabetical
Larry Holmes
Fight-by-fight career record for Larry Holmes.
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
Arturo Gatti - The Ultimate Warrior
About.com boxing expert Niall Doran looks back on a career of a man who was arguably the bravest boxer ever. Arturo Gatti - The Ultimate Warrior
Boxers of the Past / Retired Fighters
Bios and fight-by-fight records of retired fighters and great boxers of the past.
Evander Holyfield
Fight-by-fight career record for Evander Holyfield.
A Fight-by-Fight Look at Roberto Duran's Boxing...
Fight-by-fight career record for Roberto Duran.
Marvelous Marvin Hagler
Fight-by-fight career record for Marvelous Marvin Hagler.
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.
Boxing Movies
A list of more than a hundred boxing-themed movies, arranged chronologically, from Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph to The Fighter.
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.
Miguel Cotto
Fight-by-fight career record for Miguel Cotto.
Amateur Boxing Rules (part 4)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 4.
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.
Amateur Boxing Rules
Amateur Boxing Rules, Article VII, Section 107.6 - Judges.
Amateur Boxing Rules (page 2)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 2.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984: mark breland olympic boxing virgil hill frank tate boxing team
Don King – His Rise And Fall
A look at one of the sport’s most polarizing figures and his subsequent fall from grace in recent times Don King – His Rise And Fall
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1976
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1976: palmer park md michael spinks leon spinks olympic boxing lee armstrong
Wladimir Klitschko
Fight-by-fight career record for Wladimir Klitschko.
Everything You Could Possibly Want to Know...
Olympic Boxing – Get Inside Olympic Boxing - London 2012
Boxers of the Past
Bios and fight-by-fight records of great boxers of the past.
Olympic Boxing Champions
Olympic boxing Gold medal winners for every weight class.
Boxing's Lineal Heavyweight Champions
Listing of every lineal heavyweight champion in boxing history, from 1876 to the present.
Lennox Lewis
Fight-by-fight career record for Lennox Lewis.
Bernard Hopkins
Fight-by-fight career record for Bernard Hopkins.
Tommy Morrison
Fight-by-fight career record for Tommy Morrison. Tommy Morrison appeared in Rocky V and retired from boxing after testing HIV-positive.
Mike Tyson - Photo Gallery
Photo gallery of Mike Tyson from 1986 to 1989.
Juan Manuel Marquez
Fight-by-fight career record for Juan Manuel Marquez.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. - Amateur Highlights
Amateur boxing highlights for Floyd Mayweather Jr.
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.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1980
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1980: richard sandoval olympic boxing jackie beard moscow ussr nashville tenn
Joe Frazier
Fight-by-fight career record for Joe Frazier.
Amateur Boxing Rules (page 3)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 3.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1992
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1992: danell nicholson oscar de la hoya olympic boxing navy virginia raul marquez
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1988
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1988: michael carbajal andrew maynard ellenwood ga olympic boxing phoenix ariz
Learn to Box - Boxing Lessons for Beginner...
Collection of resources that provide easy introductions for beginners as well as valuable tips for advanced boxers.
Marco Antonio Barrera
Fight-by-fight career record for Marco Antonio Barrera.
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
Thomas Hearns
Fight-by-fight career record for Thomas Hearns.
Prince Naseem Hamed
Fight-by-fight career record for Prince Naseem Hamed.
Andre Ward
Fight-by-fight career record for Andre Ward.
Sergio Martinez
Fight-by-fight career record for Sergio Martinez.
Boxing's Best of the Century
The AP has selected their fighters of the century. Now you can select your own.
What Is Olympic Boxing?
What is Olympic boxing? It is one of the oldest and most popular Summer Olympic sports.
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.
Gennady Golovkin
Gennady Golovkin. Fight-by-fight career record for Gennady Golovkin.
Victor Ortiz
Fight-by-fight career record for boxer Victor Ortiz.
Will Mayweather Maidana 2 Perform On PPV?
As expected Mayweather Maidana 2 was recently announced as Floyd's next fight but after a poor PPV performance first time out, how will it do?
Miguel Cotto: The Pride Of Puerto Rico
About.com boxing Expert Niall Doran takes a look back at what’s been a remarkable career to date - Miguel Cotto: The Pride Of Puerto Rico
Fernando Vargas
Fight-by-fight career record for Fernando Vargas.
Vitali Klitschko
Fight-by-fight career record for Vitali Klitschko.
Juan Diaz
Fight-by-fight career record for Juan Diaz.
Laila Ali
Fight-by-fight career record for Laila Ali.
Shane Mosley
Fight-by-fight career record for Shane Mosley.
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.
Why These Controversies Are the Top 5 in...
Biggest Controversies in Olympic Boxing History
Felix Trinidad
Fight-by-fight career record for Felix Trinidad.
The Stagnation Of Andre Ward
About.com boxing expert Niall Doran reflects on what’s been a bit of a frustrating time as of late for the super middle weight king - Andre Ward
My Top 5 Biggest Punchers Of All Time
About.com boxing expert Niall Doran talks about the most concussive individuals who ever walked the face of the boxing Earth since times began
Olympics - Heavyweights
Olympics - Heavyweights. Boxing.
Before You Boxing Equipment / Gear
What you need to know before you buy boxing equipment/gear.
James Toney
Fight-by-fight career record for James Toney.
Check Out Boxer Marcos Maidana's Year-by-Year...
Fight-by-fight career record for Marcos Maidana.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1972
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1972: duane bobick olympic boxing marvin johnson lee armstrong boxing team
An Illustrated History of Boxing
An Illustrated History of Boxing
Joe Calzaghe
Fight-by-fight career record for Joe Calzaghe.
Boxers Who Also Played Other Pro Sports
List of professional boxers who also competed professionally in other sports.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1968
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1968: olympic boxing boxing team john baldwin marshall texas alfred jones
Ricardo Lopez
Fight-by-fight career record for Ricardo Lopez.: naucalpan mexico cuernavaca mexico javier juarez nezahualcoyotl mexico zacatecas mexico
Ricky Hatton
Fight-by-fight career record for Ricky Hatton.
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
Ken Norton
Fight-by-fight career record for Ken Norton.
Ring Magazine Fight of the Year
Ring Magazine Fight of the Year.
Erik Morales
Fight-by-fight career record for Erik Morales.
Arturo Gatti
Fight-by-fight career record for Arturo Gatti.
Riddick Bowe
Fight-by-fight career record for Riddick Bowe.
David Tua
Fight-by-fight career record for David Tua.
Amir Khan
Fight-by-fight career record for Amir Khan.
Kostya Tszyu
Fight-by-fight career record for Kostya Tszyu.
Mosley Defeats De La Hoya in Rematch
Shane Mosley defeats Oscar De La Hoya by decision for a second time. This time around the result is unanimous but also quite controversial.
The Death of Arturo Gatti
Former champ Arturo Gatti was found dead in his room at a seaside hotel in Porto de Galihnas, Brazil on July 11, 2009. Gatti, 37, had arrived at the resort the previous day with his Brazilian wife and 1-year-old son. Gatti's wife, 23-year-old Amanda Rodrigues, has not been formally charged with any crime but remains in jail as the only suspect in the case.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1964
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1964: bob carmody olympic boxing toby gibson joe frazier boxing team
The Clout, Mystery and Power of Al Haymon...
About.com boxing expert Niall Doran looks at the ever growing prominence and influence of the mystical figure that is the one and only - Al Haymon.
Jose Luis Castillo
Fight-by-fight career record for Jose Luis Castillo.
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
Fight-by-fight career record for Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
Active Boxers
Fight-by-fight records of active boxing champions and contenders.
Antonio Tarver
Fight-by-fight career record for Antonio Tarver.
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
Mayweather vs Pacquiao - The Most Elusive Fight...
About.com boxing expert Niall Doran discusses the most talked about fight in history that never was. Mayweather vs Pacquiao, could it ever happen?
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
Hasim Rahman
Fight-by-fight career record for Hasim Rahman.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1960
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1960: robstown texas olympic boxing jerry armstrong cassius clay boxing team
Juan Manuel Lopez
Fight-by-fight career record for boxer Juan Manuel Lopez.
John Ruiz
Fight-by-fight career record for John Ruiz.
Dereck Chisora
Fight-by-fight career record for boxer Dereck Chisora.
Micky Ward
Fight-by-fight career record for Micky Ward.
Danny Garcia
Fight-by-fight career record for boxer Danny Garcia.
Kelly Pavlik
Fight-by-fight career record for Kelly Pavlik.
Carl Froch
Fight-by-fight career record for Carl Froch.
Boxing Writers' Association of America - Marvin...
Boxing Writers' Association of America Marvin Kohn Good Guy Award
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
David Haye
Fight-by-fight career record for David Haye.
Showtime Super Six Super Middleweight Tournament
Showtime Super Six Super Middleweight Tournament
Peter Manfredo Jr.
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Odlanier Solis
Fight-by-fight career record for Odlanier Solis
Oleg Maskaev
Fight-by-fight career record for Oleg Maskaev.
Mikey Garcia
Mikey Garcia. Fight-by-fight career record for Miguel Angel Garcia.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1952
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1952: olympic boxing boxing team helsinki finland patterson new york floyd patterson
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.
The Future Of Golden Boy Promotions
About.com boxing expert Niall Doran discusses the future of Golden Boy Promotions following the recent departure of CEO Richard Schaefer
Academy Award Winning Boxing Movies
Boxing Movies - Academy Award Winners
Andrew Golota
Fight-by-fight career record for Andrew Golota.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1956
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1956: louis molina olympic boxing pete rademacher hilo hawaii boxing team
Timothy Bradley
Fight-by-fight career record for boxer Victor Ortiz.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1948
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1948: olympic boxing boxing team jay lambert wallace smith bossio
The Contender
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Gary Russell Jr.
Gary Russell Jr. Fight-by-fight career record for Gary Russell Jr.
Rocky Balboa
Rocky Balboa is back in the sixth installment of Sylvester Stallone's Rocky series. Find plot summary, cast information, movie reviews and more.
Cory Spinks
Fight-by-fight career record for Cory Spinks.
Yuriorkis Gamboa
Fight-by-fight career record for Yuriorkis Gamboa.
Sergio Mora
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David Reid
Fight-by-fight career record for David Reid.
Boxing News: Jabs, Hooks & Uppercuts
A review of the latest news in the world of boxing from your Boxing Guide.
Antonio Margarito
Fight-by-fight career record for Antonio Margarito.
Deontay Wilder - A World Champion In Waiting
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George Foreman III
Fight-by-fight career record for George 'Monk' Foreman III.
Olympics - Light Heavyweights
Olympics - Light Heavyweights: andrew maynard olympic boxing leon spinks light heavyweights cassius clay
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