Boxing

Ex-boxer gets probation for fatal shooting after bus dispute

Oct 19, 2017

A former professional boxer who once fought heavyweight Mike Tyson has received probation for a fatal shooting that happened after bus passengers in Cleveland challenged him to a fistfight and then followed him off the bus

AP Interview: Cotto bids farewell to ring, embraces family

Oct 18, 2017

Miguel Cotto bids farewell to the ring when he faces Sadam Ali on Dec. 2 in Madison Square Garden _ his "second home," as he calls it, where he will fight for the 10th and final time of his career

Groves stops Cox to retain WBA super middleweight belt

Oct 14, 2017

George Groves has stopped Jamie Cox in four rounds in the first defense of his WBA super middleweight belt at Wembley Arena

Muhammad Ali Enterprises files $30M lawsuit against Fox

Oct 10, 2017

Muhammad Ali Enterprises is suing the Fox Broadcasting Company for more than $30 million for what it says was Fox's unauthorized use of the famed boxer's image in a video that ran just before its broadcast of the 2017 Super Bowl

South Africa revives groundbreaking apartheid-era musical

Oct 8, 2017

South Africa revives groundbreaking apartheid-era musical 'King Kong,' which launched international stars

George Foreman challenges Steven Seagal to 10-round fight

Oct 3, 2017

Former heavyweight champion George Foreman has challenged big screen tough guy Steven Seagal in a real-life fight

Basquiat painting from Yoko Ono's collection to be auctioned

Sep 29, 2017

A painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat (zhahn mee-SHEHL' BAH'-skee-aht) from the collection of Yoko Ono goes to auction on Nov. 16 in New York

Boxer thanks good Samaritan who saved him from riptide

Sep 28, 2017

A former professional boxer has met and thanked the man who rescued him after he nearly drowned in a rip current at the Jersey shore

Parker beats Fury on points, retains WBO heavyweight title

Sep 24, 2017

Joseph Parker of New Zealand retained his WBO heavyweight title by beating Hughie Fury of Britain in a majority decision

Undefeated champ Andre Ward retires, desire no longer there

Sep 21, 2017

Andre Ward retiring from boxing undefeated because he no longer has desire to fight

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