Boxing: Kenya Prisons defeat Rift Valley in inter-regional tourney

Boxing: Kenya Prisons defeat Rift Valley in inter-regional tourney

By Ben Ahenda: 77 Monday, July 16th 2018 at 00:03 GMT +3 | Boxing Peter Buti (in red) of Prisons trade punches with Nick Abaka (in blue) of KDF in their light heavy weight category semi finals of the Boxing Association of Kenya 5th leg at Uwanja wa Mbuzi in Kongowea within Mombasa County, November […]

There Is Still Hope For Irish Boxing

There Is Still Hope For Irish Boxing

The colour white has many valuable benefits. Paper, for example, is white because it is an easy contrast to the most common colour of ink; black or blue. Surrender flags have been white since the Second Battle of Cremona in 69 A.D, because white is readily available and disguisable in a war field. In fact, […]

Manny Pacquiao – One of The Greatest

Manny Pacquiao – One of The Greatest

By Michael Rosenthal When Manny Pacquiao was in his prime, the accolades landed at the same rate as his impossibly quick punches. The years that stand out most are 2008 and 2009, when he sensationally knocked out in succession Oscar De La Hoya, Ricky Hatton and Miguel Cotto to become a worldwide superstar and stake […]

Pacquiao: Matthysse Fight Will Be Basis To Mull Boxing Future

Pacquiao: Matthysse Fight Will Be Basis To Mull Boxing Future

Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao challenges Lucas “The Machine” Matthysse for the World Boxing Association welterweight belt on Sunday knowing defeat could lower the curtain on one of the greatest careers in boxing history. Pacquiao, 39, faced calls to retire from friends, family and even his Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach when he lost the […]

Unbeaten Prospect Forced To Retire After Routine Brain Scan

Unbeaten Prospect Forced To Retire After Routine Brain Scan

By Terence Dooley Undefeated prospect Ben Butler has been forced to retire from boxing after the BBBoC withdrew his licence following a brain scan.  The check-up revealed that the 26-year-old would be risking his life if he fought again, forcing him to sacrifice his promising career before it has had a chance to really take […]

The Biggest Fight in Women's Boxing Is Over a Minute

The Biggest Fight in Women's Boxing Is Over a Minute

What difference can a minute make? In the world of boxing, divided by cornermen and referees and round breaks that chop up the action, a minute can be phenomenally important. Consider the nature of boxing itself: This is a sport in which the goal is the knockout, and having an additional 60 seconds to achieve […]

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