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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
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?
Fantasy Fights: Lennox Lewis vs Wladimir...
Lennox Lewis vs Wladimir Klitschko would have been a heavyweight chess battle, but who would have won?
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.
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?
Wladimir Klitschko
Fight-by-fight career record for Wladimir Klitschko.
Top 50 Heavyweights
Current ranking of the top 50 heavyweight boxers in the world today.
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.
What Was Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali's Career...
Fight-by-fight career record for Muhammad Ali.
Lennox Lewis
Fight-by-fight career record for Lennox Lewis.
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.
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.
Boxing's Lineal Heavyweight Champions
Listing of every lineal heavyweight champion in boxing history, from 1876 to the present.
Meet Boxing Legend Mike Tyson
Fight-by-fight career record for Mike Tyson. Info on every fight in pro career of Mike Tyson.
Meet Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Fight-by-fight career record for Floyd Mayweather Jr.
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
George Foreman
Fight-by-fight career record for George Foreman.
Evander Holyfield Career Record
Here is a complete fight-by-fight career record for Evander Holyfield during his long and illustrious professional prizefighting tenure.
Meet Boxing Superstar Oscar De La Hoya
Fight-by-fight career record for Oscar De La Hoya.
Larry Holmes
Fight-by-fight career record for Larry Holmes.
How Does One Become an Olympic Boxer?
The Olympic Track - How Do I Become An Olympic Boxer
Miguel Cotto
Fight-by-fight career record for Miguel Cotto.
Mike Tyson Timeline
Mike Tyson Timeline. Boxing.
Prince Naseem Hamed
Fight-by-fight career record for Prince Naseem Hamed.
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.
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
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.
Boxing Results
Latest boxing results from around the world. Boxing results for both major title bouts as well as smaller regional fights.
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
Rocky Marciano
Fight-by-fight career record for Rocky Marciano.
A Fight-by-Fight Look at Boxing Great Manny...
Fight-by-fight career record for Manny Pacquiao.
Boxing Stats: See Roy Jones Jr.'s Fight-by-Figh...
Fight-by-fight career record for Roy Jones Jr.
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.
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.
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
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?
Best Boxing Movies A to Z
Boxing Movies - List of Boxing Movies - Alphabetical
Boxing Champions
Current world boxing champions as recognized by the WBA, WBC, IBF and WBO. Boxing champions in all seventeen weight categories.
Laila Ali
Fight-by-fight career record for Laila Ali.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1976
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1976: palmer park md michael spinks leon spinks olympic boxing lee armstrong
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.
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.
Boxing Schedule From 2013
Complete boxing schedule of upcoming fights. Check boxing schedule for updates.
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
A Fight-by-Fight Look at Roberto Duran's Boxing...
Fight-by-fight career record for Roberto Duran.
Top 50 Boxers Pound-For-Pound
A pound-for-pound ranking of the top fifty fighters in boxing today.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984: mark breland olympic boxing virgil hill frank tate boxing team
Boxing Movies
A list of more than a hundred boxing-themed movies, arranged chronologically, from Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph to The Fighter.
Everything You Could Possibly Want to Know...
Olympic Boxing – Get Inside Olympic Boxing - London 2012
Olympic Boxing Champions
Olympic boxing Gold medal winners for every weight class.
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 Career Dominance Not Likely...
After the best performance from Wlad in years against Pulev, the Wladimir Klitschko career dominance doesn't look like ending anytime soon.
What Is Olympic Boxing?
What is Olympic boxing? It is one of the oldest and most popular Summer Olympic sports.
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.
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.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1988
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1988: michael carbajal andrew maynard ellenwood ga olympic boxing phoenix ariz
Boxers of the Past / Retired Fighters
Bios and fight-by-fight records of retired fighters and great boxers of the past.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1980
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1980: richard sandoval olympic boxing jackie beard moscow ussr nashville tenn
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.
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.
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.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1992
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1992: danell nicholson oscar de la hoya olympic boxing navy virginia raul marquez
Why These Controversies Are the Top 5 in...
Biggest Controversies in Olympic Boxing History
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.
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.
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
Olympics - Heavyweights
Olympics - Heavyweights. Boxing.
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?
Boxers Who Also Played Other Pro Sports
List of professional boxers who also competed professionally in other sports.
Marvelous Marvin Hagler
Fight-by-fight career record for Marvelous Marvin Hagler.
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.
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.
Mike Tyson - Photo Gallery
Photo gallery of Mike Tyson from 1986 to 1989.
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
Tyson Fury Marks New Heavyweight Boxing Era
New undisputed champion Tyson Fury marks new heavyweight boxing era, and indeed boxing era, says Niall Doran.
Marco Antonio Barrera
Fight-by-fight career record for Marco Antonio Barrera.
Before You Boxing Equipment / Gear
What you need to know before you buy boxing equipment/gear.
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.
Tyson Fury vs Christian Hammer - Preview and...
Tyson Fury vs Christian Hammer promises to be an intriguing heavyweight fight Saturday. Fury knows he's just one fight away from Wladimir Klitschko
Thomas Hearns
Fight-by-fight career record for Thomas Hearns.
Deontay Wilder - A World Champion In Waiting
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Erik Morales
Fight-by-fight career record for Erik Morales.
The Jab Is Still The Most Important Punch In...
Still to this day, the jab is the most important punch in boxing - says boxing journalist Niall Doran.
5 Boxing Betting Tips And Tricks To Remember
When trying to make a call on pro boxing, there's a few things to bear in mind. Here's 5 boxing betting tips and tricks to remember.
'Starbucks Boxing' - Hype vs Talent In Boxing
Hype vs talent in boxing is something that should not be confused, and has given rise to a new term 'Starbucks Boxing'.
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.
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?
An Illustrated History of Boxing
An Illustrated History of Boxing
Tyson Fury - Onwards And Upwards For 2015
Love him or hate him, you can't ignore him any longer. Controversial UK heavyweight Tyson Fury has now been mandated for a title shot in 2015
Polar Opposites - Tyson Fury and Wladimir...
You'd be hard pushed to find any two more completely different characters in boxing than Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko.
Boxers of the Past
Bios and fight-by-fight records of great boxers of the past.
Top 3 Biggest Boxing PPV Buys Ever
We take a look back at the truly mega events, the Top 3 BIGGEST Boxing PPV Buys ever, in the history of professional boxing to date.
Learn to Box - Boxing Lessons for Beginner...
Collection of resources that provide easy introductions for beginners as well as valuable tips for advanced boxers.
Tommy Morrison
Fight-by-fight career record for Tommy Morrison. Tommy Morrison appeared in Rocky V and retired from boxing after testing HIV-positive.
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?
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.
Olympics - Super Heavyweights
Olympics - Super Heavyweights: wladimir klitschko olympic boxing audley harrison alexander povetkin boxing champions
My Top 5 Fastest Fighters Of All Time - Pound...
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Amateur Boxing Rules (page 3)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 3.
Lamont Peterson
Fight-by-fight career record for Lamont Peterson.
An Early Look - Cotto vs Canelo Prediction
An early look at what promises to be a titanic battle of boxing giants. Boxing writer Niall Doran gives his Cotto vs Canelo prediction.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1968
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1968
Kostya Tszyu
Fight-by-fight career record for Kostya Tszyu.
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
Joe Frazier
Fight-by-fight career record for Joe Frazier.
Top 5 Boxing Mind Games Merchants Of All Time
Niall Doran lists his top boxing mind games experts ever, fighters who leveraged the power of the mind against their opponents like no other
Personality Clash: The Difference Between...
As two men you probably couldn't get more different characters. A look at the difference between Mayweather and Pacquiao, outside the ring.
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
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
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1964
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1964
Amateur Boxing Rules (page 2)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 2.
Gennady Golovkin Pay Per View Stardom Will Come
Here's 4 reasons why Gennady Golovkin pay per view star power will eventually come, writes Niall Doran.
A Look Back At The Unique James Toney Style
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Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1960
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1960: robstown texas olympic boxing jerry armstrong cassius clay boxing team
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.
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
Amateur Boxing Rules (part 4)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 4.
Check Out Boxer Marcos Maidana's Year-by-Year...
Fight-by-fight career record for Marcos Maidana.
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?
Can Golovkin Beat Ward? Now There's A Fight
Very few see anyone that could put a dent in GGG, but can Golovkin beat Ward? Just imagine it at super-middleweight, what a fight.
Arturo Gatti
Fight-by-fight career record for Arturo Gatti.
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
Boxing Is On The Rise In A BIG Way in 2015
2015 has signaled multiple major announcements already since the start of the year. Boxing is on the rise in a huge way, says Niall Doran
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.
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.
Hasim Rahman
Fight-by-fight career record for Hasim Rahman.
Top 5 Guide Picks - Top Boxing Documentaries
Top picks for boxing documentaries.
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.
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
Mayweather Witnesses Murder-Suicide On Face Time!
Mayweather witnesses murder-suicide: Shocking news has emerged within the world of boxing and entertainment in the last twenty four hours
Mike Tyson Weighs In
A young Mike Tyson weighs in for his first fight with Frank Bruno in 1989 at the Las Vegas Hilton. Page 16.
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
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.
Modern day pro boxing is a more global sport...
The sport used to be dominated by the US before, not anymore. Modern day pro boxing is a more international sport than ever before.
Mike Tyson in Sunglasses
Mike Tyson dons shades as he meets the press before his title defense against Frank Bruno in Las Vegas, Nevada. Page 17.
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
Gennady Golovkin
Gennady Golovkin. Fight-by-fight career record for Gennady Golovkin.
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?
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
Andre Ward
Fight-by-fight career record for Andre Ward.
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.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1956
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1956: louis molina olympic boxing pete rademacher hilo hawaii boxing team
Roc Nation Boxing Promotions: Ambitious and...
The recent Roc Nation boxing promotions expansion has been backed up by some tangible, big moves - notably the signing of Andre Ward.
Boxing Trainer of the Year 2014 - My Nominees...
Behind every top professional boxer, there's a great trainer. Niall Doran gives his Boxing Trainer of the Year 2014 contenders and winner
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.
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

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