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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.
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.
Is Amir Khan one of the most unlucky boxers ever?
The UK welterweight seems to have seen the Mayweather lottery ticket slip through his grasp, is Amir Khan one of the most unlucky boxers ever?
Prince Naseem Hamed
Fight-by-fight career record for Prince Naseem Hamed.
What do you prefer - a brutal Tyson KO or Gatti...
Fight fans have different tastes, but what do you prefer to watch - a brutal Tyson KO or Gatti vs Ward war?
Meet Boxing Legend Mike Tyson
Fight-by-fight career record for Mike Tyson. Info on every fight in pro career of Mike Tyson.
How Does One Become an Olympic Boxer?
The Olympic Track - How Do I Become An Olympic Boxer
Mike Tyson Timeline
Mike Tyson Timeline. Boxing.
George Foreman
Fight-by-fight career record for George Foreman.
Rocky Marciano
Fight-by-fight career record for Rocky Marciano.
Boxing Stats: See Roy Jones Jr.'s Fight-by-Figh...
Fight-by-fight career record for Roy Jones Jr.
Meet Boxing Superstar Oscar De La Hoya
Fight-by-fight career record for Oscar De La Hoya.
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.
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.
Larry Holmes
Fight-by-fight career record for Larry Holmes.
Why Ronda Rousey and Floyd Mayweather talk is...
Recent speculation and debate surrounding Ronda Rousey and Floyd Mayweather is a farce, says boxing writer Niall Doran.
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
Miguel Cotto
Fight-by-fight career record for Miguel Cotto.
Top 50 Heavyweights
Current ranking of the top 50 heavyweight boxers in the world today.
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 Results
Latest boxing results from around the world. Boxing results for both major title bouts as well as smaller regional fights.
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.
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.
Best Boxing Movies A to Z
Boxing Movies - List of Boxing Movies - Alphabetical
Lennox Lewis
Fight-by-fight career record for Lennox Lewis.
The epic GGG, Lemieux, Canelo and Cotto...
A four way GGG Lemieux Canelo and Cotto middleweight title box off could be one of the best thigns to happen to the sport in years.
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.
Top 50 Boxers Pound-For-Pound
A pound-for-pound ranking of the top fifty fighters in boxing today.
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 - 1976
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1976: palmer park md michael spinks leon spinks olympic boxing lee armstrong
Boxing Referee Mitch Halpern Dead at 33
Mitch Halpern, one of the top referees in boxing, is dead at 33 from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Boxing Movies
A list of more than a hundred boxing-themed movies, arranged chronologically, from Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph to The Fighter.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1984: mark breland olympic boxing virgil hill frank tate boxing team
Boxing Champions
Current world boxing champions as recognized by the WBA, WBC, IBF and WBO. Boxing champions in all seventeen weight categories.
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.
A Fight-by-Fight Look at Roberto Duran's Boxing...
Fight-by-fight career record for Roberto Duran.
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.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1988
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1988: michael carbajal andrew maynard ellenwood ga olympic boxing phoenix ariz
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
Boxing's Lineal Heavyweight Champions
Listing of every lineal heavyweight champion in boxing history, from 1876 to the present.
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.
Wladimir Klitschko
Fight-by-fight career record for Wladimir Klitschko.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1992
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1992: danell nicholson oscar de la hoya olympic boxing navy virginia raul marquez
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.
Amateur Boxing Rules
Amateur Boxing Rules, Article VII, Section 107.6 - Judges.
Olympic Boxing Champions
Olympic boxing Gold medal winners for every weight class.
Evander Holyfield
Fight-by-fight career record for Evander Holyfield.
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
Laila Ali
Fight-by-fight career record for Laila Ali.
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 - 1980
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1980: richard sandoval olympic boxing jackie beard moscow ussr nashville tenn
Learn to Box - Boxing Lessons for Beginner...
Collection of resources that provide easy introductions for beginners as well as valuable tips for advanced boxers.
What Is Olympic Boxing?
What is Olympic boxing? It is one of the oldest and most popular Summer Olympic sports.
Marco Antonio Barrera
Fight-by-fight career record for Marco Antonio Barrera.
Mike Tyson - Photo Gallery
Photo gallery of Mike Tyson from 1986 to 1989.
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.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. - Amateur Highlights
Amateur boxing highlights for Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Marvelous Marvin Hagler
Fight-by-fight career record for Marvelous Marvin Hagler.
Vitali Klitschko
Fight-by-fight career record for Vitali Klitschko.
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
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.
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
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.
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.
Olympics - Heavyweights
Olympics - Heavyweights. Boxing.
Juan Manuel Marquez
Fight-by-fight career record for Juan Manuel Marquez.
Check Out Boxer Marcos Maidana's Year-by-Year...
Fight-by-fight career record for Marcos Maidana.
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
Fantasy Fights: Lennox Lewis vs Wladimir...
Lennox Lewis vs Wladimir Klitschko would have been a heavyweight chess battle, but who would have won?
Shane Mosley
Fight-by-fight career record for Shane Mosley.
Why These Controversies Are the Top 5 in...
Biggest Controversies in Olympic Boxing History
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?
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
Amateur Boxing Rules (page 2)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 2.
A Look Back At The Unique James Toney Style
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Thomas Hearns
Fight-by-fight career record for Thomas Hearns.
Amateur Boxing Rules (page 3)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 3.
Tommy Morrison
Fight-by-fight career record for Tommy Morrison. Tommy Morrison appeared in Rocky V and retired from boxing after testing HIV-positive.
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.
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1972
Olympics - U.S. Boxing Team - 1972: duane bobick olympic boxing marvin johnson lee armstrong boxing team
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.
Felix Trinidad
Fight-by-fight career record for Felix Trinidad.
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?
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
Bernard Hopkins
Fight-by-fight career record for Bernard Hopkins.
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.
Amateur Boxing Rules (part 4)
Amateur Boxing Rules. Page 4.
Before You Boxing Equipment / Gear
What you need to know before you buy boxing equipment/gear.
Joe Frazier
Fight-by-fight career record for Joe Frazier.
Ricardo Mayorga
Fight-by-fight career record for Ricardo Mayorga.
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
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?
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.
Top 5 Guide Picks - Top Boxing Documentaries
Top picks for boxing documentaries.
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.
Boxing's Best of the Century
The AP has selected their fighters of the century. Now you can select your own.
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?
Ike Quartey
Fight-by-fight career record for Ike Quartey.
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.
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 - Welterweights
Olympics - Welterweights: mark breland michael carruth bert schneider olympic boxing cuba 1976
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?
An Illustrated History of Boxing
An Illustrated History of Boxing
James Toney
Fight-by-fight career record for James Toney.
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.
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.
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?
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 Floyd Mayweather Belts Collect Dust Mentality
The The Floyd Mayweather belts collect dust attitude has been with him for years, but his recent WBO snub might have been a bit more.
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.
Boxers Who Also Played Other Pro Sports
List of professional boxers who also competed professionally in other sports.
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
Juan Manuel Lopez
Fight-by-fight career record for boxer Juan Manuel Lopez.
Erik Morales
Fight-by-fight career record for Erik Morales.
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!
Arturo Gatti
Fight-by-fight career record for Arturo Gatti.
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
My Top 5 Fastest Fighters Of All Time - Pound...
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Joe Calzaghe
Fight-by-fight career record for Joe Calzaghe.
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.
Andrew Golota
Fight-by-fight career record for Andrew Golota.
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.
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.
Active Boxers
Fight-by-fight records of active boxing champions and contenders.
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.
Olympics - Super Heavyweights
Olympics - Super Heavyweights: wladimir klitschko olympic boxing audley harrison alexander povetkin boxing champions
Vernon Forrest
Fight-by-fight career record for Vernon Forrest.
Oscar De La Hoya - Amateur Highlights
Amateur boxing highlights for Oscar De La Hoya.
Is Mayweather Slowing Down?
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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?
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
Ricky Hatton
Fight-by-fight career record for Ricky Hatton.
Juan Diaz
Fight-by-fight career record for Juan Diaz.
Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year
Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year.
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
Lamont Peterson
Fight-by-fight career record for Lamont Peterson.
Victor Ortiz
Fight-by-fight career record for boxer Victor Ortiz.
Zab Judah
Fight-by-fight career record for Zab Judah.
Mike Tyson Flashes a Gold-toothed Smile
Mike Tyson Flashes a Gold-toothed Smile. Page 18.
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
Ricardo Lopez
Fight-by-fight career record for Ricardo Lopez.

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