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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 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.
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
Meet Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Fight-by-fight career record for Floyd Mayweather Jr.
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.
A Fight-by-Fight Look at Boxing Great Manny...
Fight-by-fight career record for Manny Pacquiao.
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.
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.
How Does One Become an Olympic Boxer?
The Olympic Track - How Do I Become An Olympic Boxer
Mike Tyson Timeline
Mike Tyson Timeline. Boxing.
Meet Boxing Legend Mike Tyson
Fight-by-fight career record for Mike Tyson. Info on every fight in pro career of Mike Tyson.
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.
Rocky Marciano
Fight-by-fight career record for Rocky Marciano.
Meet Boxing Superstar Oscar De La Hoya
Fight-by-fight career record for Oscar De La Hoya.
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
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
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
George Foreman
Fight-by-fight career record for George Foreman.
Top 50 Heavyweights
Current ranking of the top 50 heavyweight boxers in the world today.
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.
Larry Holmes
Fight-by-fight career record for Larry Holmes.
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
Boxing Results
Latest boxing results from around the world. Boxing results for both major title bouts as well as smaller regional fights.
Lennox Lewis
Fight-by-fight career record for Lennox Lewis.
Top 50 Boxers Pound-For-Pound
A pound-for-pound ranking of the top fifty fighters in boxing today.
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
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1976
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1976: palmer park md michael spinks leon spinks olympic boxing lee armstrong
Boxing Schedule From 2013
Complete boxing schedule of upcoming fights. Check boxing schedule for updates.
A Fight-by-Fight Look at Roberto Duran's Boxing...
Fight-by-fight career record for Roberto Duran.
Best Boxing Movies A to Z
Boxing Movies - List of Boxing Movies - Alphabetical
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 Champions
Current world boxing champions as recognized by the WBA, WBC, IBF and WBO. Boxing champions in all seventeen weight categories.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984: mark breland olympic boxing virgil hill frank tate boxing team
Boxers of the Past / Retired Fighters
Bios and fight-by-fight records of retired fighters and great boxers of the past.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
Miguel Cotto
Fight-by-fight career record for Miguel Cotto.
Wladimir Klitschko
Fight-by-fight career record for Wladimir Klitschko.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1980
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1980: richard sandoval olympic boxing jackie beard moscow ussr nashville tenn
Boxing Movies
A list of more than a hundred boxing-themed movies, arranged chronologically, from Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph to The Fighter.
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.
Amateur Boxing Rules
Amateur Boxing Rules, Article VII, Section 107.6 - Judges.
Evander Holyfield
Fight-by-fight career record for Evander Holyfield.
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
Academy Award Winning Boxing Movies
Boxing Movies - Academy Award Winners
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
How a Mayweather loss to Pacquiao would break...
Many have been waiting years for a Mayweather loss, for one reason or another. A Pacquiao win on May 2nd would likely shake up world sport
Learn to Box - Boxing Lessons for Beginner...
Collection of resources that provide easy introductions for beginners as well as valuable tips for advanced boxers.
Marvelous Marvin Hagler
Fight-by-fight career record for Marvelous Marvin Hagler.
Everything You Could Possibly Want to Know...
Olympic Boxing – Get Inside Olympic Boxing - London 2012
Floyd Mayweather Jr. - Amateur Highlights
Amateur boxing highlights for Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Active Boxers
Fight-by-fight records of active boxing champions and contenders.
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
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.
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
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?
Olympics - Heavyweights
Olympics - Heavyweights. Boxing.
Joe Frazier
Fight-by-fight career record for Joe Frazier.
Boxers of the Past
Bios and fight-by-fight records of great boxers of the past.
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.
Prince Naseem Hamed
Fight-by-fight career record for Prince Naseem Hamed.
Why These Controversies Are the Top 5 in...
Biggest Controversies in Olympic Boxing History
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
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
Vitali Klitschko
Fight-by-fight career record for Vitali Klitschko.
Mike Tyson - Photo Gallery
Photo gallery of Mike Tyson from 1986 to 1989.
Erik Morales
Fight-by-fight career record for Erik Morales.
What Is Olympic Boxing?
What is Olympic boxing? It is one of the oldest and most popular Summer Olympic sports.
A Look Back At The Unique James Toney Style
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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!
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.
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.
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.
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?
Thomas Hearns
Fight-by-fight career record for Thomas Hearns.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1972
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1972: duane bobick olympic boxing marvin johnson lee armstrong boxing team
Boxing's Best of the Century
The AP has selected their fighters of the century. Now you can select your own.
Marco Antonio Barrera
Fight-by-fight career record for Marco Antonio Barrera.
Ricky Hatton
Fight-by-fight career record for Ricky Hatton.
Before You Boxing Equipment / Gear
What you need to know before you buy boxing equipment/gear.
Laila Ali
Fight-by-fight career record for Laila Ali.
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.
Juan Diaz
Fight-by-fight career record for Juan Diaz.
Olympics - Middleweights
Olympics - Middleweights: carmen barth laszlo papp ariel hernandez michael spinks olympic boxing
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?
Boxers Who Also Played Other Pro Sports
List of professional boxers who also competed professionally in other sports.
Ricardo Mayorga
Fight-by-fight career record for Ricardo Mayorga.
Olympics - Welterweights
Olympics - Welterweights: mark breland michael carruth bert schneider olympic boxing cuba 1976
James Toney
Fight-by-fight career record for James Toney.
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
Amateur Boxing Rules (page 3)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 3.
Oscar De La Hoya - Amateur Highlights
Amateur boxing highlights for Oscar De La Hoya.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1960
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1960: robstown texas olympic boxing jerry armstrong cassius clay boxing team
Bernard Hopkins
Fight-by-fight career record for Bernard Hopkins.
Felix Trinidad
Fight-by-fight career record for Felix Trinidad.
Olympics - Light Welterweights
Olympics - Light Welterweights: olympic boxing boxing champions manus boonjumnong light flyweight welterweights
Should boxing same day weigh ins be brought back?
The modern day fighters is now trying to cut as much weight as possible, should boxing same day weigh ins be re introduced?
Fernando Vargas
Fight-by-fight career record for Fernando Vargas.
Check Out Boxer Marcos Maidana's Year-by-Year...
Fight-by-fight career record for Marcos Maidana.
Olympics - Light Middleweights
Olympics - Light Middleweights: laszlo papp olympic boxing armando martinez hungary 1956 frank tate
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?
Olympics - Light Flyweights
Olympics - Light Flyweights: brahim asloum olympic boxing boxing champions paul gonzalez light flyweight
Olympics - Lightweights
Olympics - Lightweights: jan szczepanski carlo orlandi oscar de la hoya olympic boxing pernell whitaker
Victor Ortiz
Fight-by-fight career record for boxer Victor Ortiz.
Kell Brook next fight: Khan, Marquez or Rios...
Kell Brook next fight? Options are definitely plentiful for the powerful IBF welterweight champion, after a stunning comeback from serious injury.
Amateur Boxing Rules (page 2)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 2.
Kostya Tszyu
Fight-by-fight career record for Kostya Tszyu.
An Illustrated History of Boxing
An Illustrated History of Boxing. Page 2.
Juan Manuel Marquez
Fight-by-fight career record for Juan Manuel Marquez.
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
Lamont Peterson
Fight-by-fight career record for Lamont Peterson.
Olympics - Super Heavyweights
Olympics - Super Heavyweights: wladimir klitschko olympic boxing audley harrison alexander povetkin boxing champions
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
Top Dozen Fights Between Now and Year End
Boxing fans have plenty to look forward to with numerous intriguing fights on the upcoming schedule. Here's our ranking - in order of excitement level - of the top dozen fights scheduled to take place between now and the end of the year.
Rau'Shee Warren: Repeat Olympian
Everything you'd want to know about American Olympic boxer Rau'Shee Warren.
Ken Norton
Fight-by-fight career record for Ken Norton.
Why the Manny Pacquiao success story is one we...
When he fights Mayweather, he'll stand on the precipice of sporting immortality. The Manny Pacquiao success story has been a long journey though
Antonio Tarver
Fight-by-fight career record for Antonio Tarver.
Olympics - Light Heavyweights
Olympics - Light Heavyweights: andrew maynard olympic boxing leon spinks light heavyweights cassius clay
Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year
Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year.
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
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1968
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1968: olympic boxing boxing team john baldwin marshall texas alfred jones
Amateur Boxing Rules (part 4)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 4.
Joe Calzaghe
Fight-by-fight career record for Joe Calzaghe.
Gennady Golovkin
Gennady Golovkin. Fight-by-fight career record for Gennady Golovkin.
Tonya Harding
Fight-by-fight career record for Tonya Harding.: harding tonya melissa yanas brittney drake tonya harding olympic boxing
Sergio Martinez
Fight-by-fight career record for Sergio Martinez.
Top 5 Guide Picks - Top Boxing Documentaries
Top picks for boxing documentaries.
Vernon Forrest
Fight-by-fight career record for Vernon Forrest.
Andrew Golota
Fight-by-fight career record for Andrew Golota.
Riddick Bowe
Fight-by-fight career record for Riddick Bowe.
My Top 5 Fastest Fighters Of All Time - Pound...
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Shane Mosley
Fight-by-fight career record for Shane Mosley.
Why Mayweather left Bob Arum to become Boxing's...
Mayweather vs Pacquiao on May 2nd will mark the first time Floyd's bitterness to Arum has been put aside for years. Why Mayweather left Bob Arum
John Ruiz
Fight-by-fight career record for John Ruiz.
Ring Magazine Fight of the Year
Ring Magazine Fight of the Year.
David Tua
Fight-by-fight career record for David Tua.
Hasim Rahman
Fight-by-fight career record for Hasim Rahman.
Zab Judah
Fight-by-fight career record for Zab Judah.
Tommy Morrison
Fight-by-fight career record for Tommy Morrison. Tommy Morrison appeared in Rocky V and retired from boxing after testing HIV-positive.
Ike Quartey
Fight-by-fight career record for Ike Quartey.
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

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