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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.
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?
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.
My Top 5 Fastest Fighters Of All Time - Pound...
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Meet Boxing Legend Mike Tyson
Fight-by-fight career record for Mike Tyson. Info on every fight in pro career of Mike Tyson.
George Foreman
Fight-by-fight career record for George Foreman.
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.
How Does One Become an Olympic Boxer?
The Olympic Track - How Do I Become An Olympic Boxer
Mike Tyson Timeline
Mike Tyson Timeline. Boxing.
Rocky Marciano
Fight-by-fight career record for Rocky Marciano.
Larry Holmes
Fight-by-fight career record for Larry Holmes.
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.
Meet Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Fight-by-fight career record for Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Lennox Lewis
Fight-by-fight career record for Lennox Lewis.
Top 50 Heavyweights
Current ranking of the top 50 heavyweight boxers in the world today.
50 Most Exciting Boxers of the Past 50 Years Or...
Our list of the 50 most exciting boxers of the past 50 years or so - in terms of pound for pound entertainment value.
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
Prince Naseem Hamed
Fight-by-fight career record for Prince Naseem Hamed.
Meet Boxing Superstar Oscar De La Hoya
Fight-by-fight career record for Oscar De La Hoya.
5 reasons why Pacquiao could beat Mayweather
He might be a slight underdog but never count out the 'Pacman'. Here's 5 reasons why Pacquiao could beat Mayweather when they square off
Boxers of the Past / Retired Fighters
Bios and fight-by-fight records of retired fighters and great boxers of the past.
A Fight-by-Fight Look at Boxing Great Manny...
Fight-by-fight career record for Manny Pacquiao.
Evander Holyfield Career Record
Here is a complete fight-by-fight career record for Evander Holyfield during his long and illustrious professional prizefighting tenure.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1976
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1976: palmer park md michael spinks leon spinks olympic boxing lee armstrong
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984: mark breland olympic boxing virgil hill frank tate boxing team
Top 50 Boxers Pound-For-Pound
A pound-for-pound ranking of the top fifty fighters in boxing today.
Fantasy Fights: Lennox Lewis vs Wladimir...
Lennox Lewis vs Wladimir Klitschko would have been a heavyweight chess battle, but who would have won?
What Is Olympic Boxing?
What is Olympic boxing? It is one of the oldest and most popular Summer Olympic sports.
Everything You Could Possibly Want to Know...
Olympic Boxing – Get Inside Olympic Boxing - London 2012
Boxing's Lineal Heavyweight Champions
Listing of every lineal heavyweight champion in boxing history, from 1876 to the present.
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.
Boxing Schedule From 2013
Complete boxing schedule of upcoming fights. Check boxing schedule for updates.
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
Best Boxing Movies Of All Time List
Best boxing movies of all time list - all full list in chronological order, starting all the way back in 1932 stretching right through to modern day.
Boxing Results
Latest boxing results from around the world. Boxing results for both major title bouts as well as smaller regional fights.
Boxing Stats: See Roy Jones Jr.'s Fight-by-Figh...
Fight-by-fight career record for Roy Jones Jr.
Laila Ali
Fight-by-fight career record for Laila Ali.
Fantasy Fights: Andre Ward vs Joe Calzaghe
A look at a hypothetical super-middleweight bout that surely would have been a classic in any era, Andre Ward vs Joe Calzaghe.
A Fight-by-Fight Look at Roberto Duran's Boxing...
Read about the fight-by-fight career record for Roberto Duran, from 1980 in Las Vegas to 2001 in Denver.
Olympic Boxing Champions
Olympic boxing Gold medal winners for every weight class.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1988
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1988: michael carbajal andrew maynard ellenwood ga olympic boxing phoenix ariz
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 - 1980
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1980: richard sandoval olympic boxing jackie beard moscow ussr nashville tenn
Boxing Champions
Current world boxing champions as recognized by the WBA, WBC, IBF and WBO. Boxing champions in all seventeen weight categories.
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
Felix Trinidad Fight-by-Fight Career Record
Fight-by-fight career record for Felix Trinidad, a true legend of Puerto Rican boxing who captured the imagination of many fight fans.
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
Wladimir Klitschko
Fight-by-fight career record for Wladimir Klitschko.
Golovkin vs Canelo Surely Must Happen In 2016
Gennady Golovkin vs Canelo Alvarez has to happen in 2016 for the good of the middleweight division, says Niall Doran.
Mike Tyson - Photo Gallery
Photo gallery of Mike Tyson from 1986 to 1989.
Teddy Atlas, One Of Boxing's Most Passionate...
Trainer turned commentator, turned trainer again, Teddy Atlas, is a truly unique character within the sweet science says Niall Doran.
Mayweather Pacquiao Styles - Slick Defense vs...
The Mayweather Pacquiao styles clash could prove to create a chess match early doors, but when things get going, fireworks could be in store.
Boxing Movies
A list of more than a hundred boxing-themed movies, arranged chronologically, from Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph to The Fighter.
Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury - Who Would WIn?
Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury is an encounter that beckons as a mega fight some day. Who would win this clash of the brash, young heavyweights?
Juan Manuel Marquez Career Record
He's known as one of Mexico's greatest ever fighters, here's the full fight-by-fight career record for Juan Manuel Marquez so far.
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
Biggest Controversies in Olympic Boxing History
Here is a look back at some of the biggest controversies in Olympic boxing history, that have unfortunately blighted the amateur boxing code.
Will Mayweather Come Out Of Retirement In 2016?
Boxing writer Niall Doran poses the question - will Floyd Mayweather come out of retirement in 2016 and be lured by another big pay day?
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1972
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1972: duane bobick olympic boxing marvin johnson lee armstrong boxing team
Vitali Klitschko Career Record
'Dr Steel Hammer' certainly lived up to his name during his reign. Here's a full fight-by-fight career record for Vitali Klitschko.
Amateur Boxing Rules (part 4)
Amateur Boxing Rules, Article VII, Section 107.6 - Judges.
Heavyweight Boxing Scene Set To Explode In 2016
The heavyweight boxing scene will move into a new and exciting era in 2016, says boxing writer Niall Doran.
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.
A Look Back At The Unique James Toney Style
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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.
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.
4 Legendary Fighter Predictions on Mayweather...
Ray Leonard, Marvin Hagler, Thomas Hearns and Roberto Duran represented a golden age of boxing. Here's their predictions on Mayweather vs Pacquiao
Boxers of the Past
Bios and fight-by-fight records of great boxers of the past.
Olympics - Heavyweights
Olympics - Heavyweights. Boxing.
Boxers Who Also Played Other Pro Sports
List of professional boxers who also competed professionally in other sports.
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.
3 reasons why GGG is too much for Canelo at the...
Following a less than convincing win over Miguel Cotto, here's 3 reasons why GGG is too much for Canelo at the moment.
Bernard Hopkins Fight By Fight Career Record
A full Fight-by-fight career record of Bernard 'The Executioner' Hopkins, turned 'Alien' Hopkins in the later portion of his fight career.
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?
Miguel Cotto
Fight-by-fight career record for Miguel Cotto.
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.
Erik Morales
Fight-by-fight career record for Erik Morales.
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.
Ricardo Lopez
Fight-by-fight career record for Ricardo Lopez.
Deontay Wilder Big Fight Needed In 2016
Deontay Wilder big fight fruition must finally occur in 2016. Despite the WBC champ's unblemished record, a marquee test will be called for by fans.
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?
Joe Frazier
Fight-by-fight career record for Joe Frazier.
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.
Amazing Joe Calzaghe Career Rightfully...
The Joe Calzaghe career was one of legend in the ring, a man who retired undefeated. He's now being honored in a new movie.
Tommy Morrison
Fight-by-fight career record for Tommy Morrison. Tommy Morrison appeared in Rocky V and retired from boxing after testing HIV-positive.
Tyson Fury Skills Not To Be Underestimated...
Tyson Fury's boxing skills are not as bad as many think and certainly should not be underestimated by Wladimir Klitschko, says Niall Doran.
Speed Kills: Sugar Ray Leonard vs Manny Pacquiao
Sugar Ray Leonard vs Manny Pacquiao is certainly a fun fight to ponder. Two legendary warriors from different eras. Who would have won though?
Marvelous Marvin Hagler
Fight-by-fight career record for Marvelous Marvin Hagler.
Thomas Hearns
Fight-by-fight career record for Thomas Hearns.
4 Potential Fights For Wilder In 2016
Here are four potentially very interesting fights for Wilder in 2016, as Deontay's 2015 came to an impressive close.
Boxing's Best of the Century
The AP has selected their fighters of the century. Now you can select your own.
Learn to Box - Boxing Lessons for Beginner...
Collection of resources that provide easy introductions for beginners as well as valuable tips for advanced boxers.
Olympics - Light Heavyweights
Olympics - Light Heavyweights: andrew maynard olympic boxing leon spinks light heavyweights cassius clay
Floyd Mayweather Jr. - Amateur Highlights
Not many realize that 'Money' was groomed to be a fighter from day one, here's the amateur boxing highlights of Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Boxing vs UFC is like Comparing Apples and...
Boxing vs UFC - Niall Doran talks about why comparing the two sport's is like comparing an apple to an orange
David Haye 2016 Comeback Adds More Spice To...
The David Haye 2016 comeback is official now. Here's why his return will make the division a real topic of interest in 2016.
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.
Could Future of Fighting See Co-Promoted Boxing...
As the fight business evolves, Niall Doran asks could the future of professional combat sports see joint boxing and MMA shows?
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1968
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1968
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.
The Genius Cus D'amato Boxing Training Philosophy
A boxing man well ahead of his time. A look back at the the truly unique Cus D'amato boxing training philosophy.
Olympics - Middleweights
Olympics - Middleweights: carmen barth laszlo papp ariel hernandez michael spinks olympic boxing
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
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1960
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1960: robstown texas olympic boxing jerry armstrong cassius clay boxing team
2016 Could Be Huge For Boxing
If you thought 2015 was good, expect even better in 2016 says boxing writer Niall Doran. Here's why 2016 could be huge for boxing.
Lamont Peterson
Fight-by-fight career record for Lamont Peterson.
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?
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1964
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1964
Marco Antonio Barrera
Fight-by-fight career record for Marco Antonio Barrera.
Olympics - Welterweights
Olympics - Welterweights: mark breland michael carruth bert schneider olympic boxing cuba 1976
Before You Boxing Equipment / Gear
What you need to know before you buy boxing equipment/gear.
David Haye Comeback - 5 Heavyweights He Needs...
With talk of a potential David Haye comeback in play for 2015, here's 5 heavyweights the 'Hayemaker' would need to be wary of.
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
9 Fights On Niall Doran's 2016 Boxing Wishlist
As the sweet science continues to comeback to the mainstream, here's 9 juicy fights on boxing writer Niall Doran's 2016 boxing wishlist.
Will Bernard Hopkins Finally Retire In 2016?
Could 2016 finally be the year that the man who continues to define time retires? Either way, it's been an incredible journey for Bernard Hopkins.
An Illustrated History of Boxing
An Illustrated History of Boxing
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?
Incredible Expanding Fighters
Boxers tend to gain weight over the course of their careers. James Toney is a prime example. Compare Toney's weight gain to other notable fighters whose weights have fluctuated widely during their ring careers.
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
Top 10 Most Watched Fights Of 2014 In America
2014 saw Showtime and HBO go at it in the always competitive ring of boxing TV ratings. Here are the top 10 most watched fights of 2014 in America
Kostya Tszyu
Fight-by-fight career record for Kostya Tszyu.
Deontay Wilder vs Anthony Joshua could be...
Deontay Wilder vs Anthony Joshua could reignite the USA vs UK heavyweight rivalry once again. A mouth watering fight.
Fantasy Fights: Prince Naseem vs Floyd Mayweather
Prince Naseem vs Floyd Mayweather would have been one of the most intriguing clashes ever says boxing writer Niall Doran.
Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year
Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year.
3 Fighters That Might Get Mayweather Out Of...
Niall Doran discusses three fighters that might get Mayweather out of retirement in 2015 and lure him back for a chance to go 50-0.
Top 5 Guide Picks - Top Boxing Documentaries
Top picks for boxing documentaries.
Olympics - Lightweights
Olympics - Lightweights: jan szczepanski carlo orlandi oscar de la hoya olympic boxing pernell whitaker
Olympics - Light Middleweights
Olympics - Light Middleweights: laszlo papp olympic boxing armando martinez hungary 1956 frank tate
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
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
A Prime De La Hoya vs Mayweather - Who Would...
Although the two did finally box with Mayweather winning a razor thin decision, how would a prime De La Hoya vs Mayweather have went down?
Ken Norton
Fight-by-fight career record for Ken Norton.
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
Olympics - Super Heavyweights
Olympics - Super Heavyweights: wladimir klitschko olympic boxing audley harrison alexander povetkin boxing champions
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1936
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1936: olympic boxing boxing team omaha neb jack wilson berlin germany
Frank Bruno Smothers Mike Tyson
Frank Bruno wraps up Mike Tyson in their 1989 heavyweight title fight in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bruno was penalized one point for holding in the first round en route to losing by TKO in the fifth. Page 21.
Mark Johnson
Fight-by-fight career record for Mark Johnson.: inglewood california javier juarez rosario washington armando diaz raul hernandez
Olympics - Featherweights
Olympics - Featherweights: boris kuznetsov giovanni parisi antonio roldan olympic boxing richard gunn
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.
Oscar De La Hoya - Amateur Highlights
Amateur boxing highlights for Oscar De La Hoya.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1932
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1932: carmen barth olympic boxing fall river mass boxing team joseph lang
The Significance Of Tyson Fury's Heavyweight...
The significance of the Tyson Fury heavyweight title win over Wladimir Klitschko is not to be underestimated, says boxing writer Niall Doran.
Arturo Gatti
Fight-by-fight career record for Arturo Gatti.
Eric Morel
Fight-by-fight career record for Eric Morel.: marksville louisiana ledyard connecticut ruben romero jose burgos coachella california
Joe Calzaghe
Fight-by-fight career record for Joe Calzaghe.
Olympics - Light Flyweights
Olympics - Light Flyweights: brahim asloum olympic boxing boxing champions paul gonzalez light flyweight
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1948
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1948: olympic boxing boxing team jay lambert wallace smith bossio
Olympics - Light Welterweights
Olympics - Light Welterweights: olympic boxing boxing champions manus boonjumnong light flyweight welterweights

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