Commey returns home to a red carpet treatment – GhanaWeb

Commey returns home to a red carpet treatment – GhanaWeb

Boxing News of Friday, 15 February 2019 Source: GNA 2019-02-15 Richard Commey received a red-carpet treatment on his return Richard Commey, the reigning International Boxing Federation (IBF) Lightweight world champion, received a red-carpet treatment on his return to his homeland on Thursday, February 14, after winning his first career world title last week. A multitude […]

Boxer Christophe Dettinger jailed after punching French riot police during protests – ABC News

Boxer Christophe Dettinger jailed after punching French riot police during protests – ABC News

Posted February 14, 2019 19:57:21 Photo: The twice-national champion said he committed a “mistake” out of anger at police. (Reuters: Gonzalo Fuentes) A Paris court have given a year-long jail sentence to a former French boxing champion who was filmed raining blows on riot officers during a “yellow vest” protest last month. Key points: Dettinger […]

Thurman: I'm Waiting on Team Pacquiao – Let's Make it Happen! – BoxingScene.com

Thurman: I'm Waiting on Team Pacquiao – Let's Make it Happen! – BoxingScene.com

WBA welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman is still very motivated to fight Manny Pacquiao by the end of the year. Pacquiao holds the WBA’s “regular” title in the weight class. Last month, Thurman snapped a 22-month layoff when he won a twelve round majority decision over Josesito Lopez. Most observers felt Thurman had won decisively. […]

Josh Warrington: In My Eyes, Kid Galahad is a Disgrace To Boxing! – BoxingScene.com

Josh Warrington: In My Eyes, Kid Galahad is a Disgrace To Boxing! – BoxingScene.com

IBF featherweight champion Josh Warrington has turned up the heat by verbally blasting his next opponent, mandatory challenger Kid Galahad. The pair will collide in Leeds later this year after Warrington’s promoter, Frank Warren, won the IBF’s purse bid. Warrington views Galahad as a “disgrace to the sport” – due to the undefeated challenger getting cracked with a two-year suspension from […]

Amir Khan vs Terence Crawford venue announced – Boxing News Online

Amir Khan vs Terence Crawford venue announced – Boxing News Online

Don’t miss any action. Sign up for the free BN newsletter(s) here START spreading the news. The year’s most anticipated welterweight showdown is headed to The World’s Most Famous Arena. Terence “Bud” Crawford will defend his WBO welterweight world title against Amir Khan on Saturday, April 20 at Madison Square Garden. […]