Boxing

Pacquiao clarifies his split with trainer Roach is not final

Apr 18, 2018

Manny Pacquiao hasn't entirely turned his back on a 16-year working relationship with trainer Freddie Roach

Murata defeats Blandamura to retain WBA middleweight title

Apr 15, 2018

Ryota Murata of Japan successfully defended his WBA middleweight title on Sunday with an eighth-round technical knockout of Italian Emanuele Blandamura

WBC suspends Mexican boxer Nery for failing weigh-in

Mar 3, 2018

The World Boxing Council has suspended Mexican boxer Luis Nery for failing to make weight ahead of his bantamweight title match against Japanese challenger Shinsuke Yamanaka

Roman beats Kubo on TKO to win WBA super bantamweight title

Sep 3, 2017

Daniel Roman of the United States defeated Japan's Shun Kubo by technical knockout on Sunday to capture the WBA super bantamweight title

Nery wins WBC bantamweight title with TKO of Yamanaka

Aug 15, 2017

Luis Nery of Mexico defeated Japanese boxer Shinsuke Yamanaka with a fourth-round technical knockout to claim the WBC bantamweight title on Tuesday

WBA suspends 2 judges over Murata, N'Dam decision

May 26, 2017

The World Boxing Association has suspended two judges after their scoring of the Hassan N'Dam and Ryota Murata WBA middleweight title fight on Saturday in Japan

Inoue retains WBO super flyweight title with KO of Rodriguez

May 21, 2017

Naoya Inoue of Japan retained his WBO super flyweight title for a fifth time on Sunday with a knockout of Ricardo Rodriguez of the United States in the third round

WBA head calls for rematch of N'Dam-Murata middleweight bout

May 21, 2017

WBA President Gilberto Mendoza has called for a rematch of Saturday's middleweight title fight between Japanese boxer Ryota Murata and France's interim champion Hassan N'Dam

N'Dam defeats Murata in split decision

May 20, 2017

WBA middleweight interim champion Hassan N'Dam survived a fourth-round knockdown and went on to a split-decision win over Japan's Ryota Murata

Pacquiao comeback fight vs Vargas is on Nov. 5 in Las Vegas

Aug 10, 2016

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao has confirmed his scheduled comeback fight against reigning WBO welterweight titleholder Jessie Vargas on Nov. 5 in Las Vegas _ just months after he said he'd retired

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