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Fight Mayweather or retire, promoter Arum tells Pacquiao

Bob Arum believes Manny Pacquiao is risking lasting damage by continuing to fight into his 40s.

Back from ‘hell’, Fury helping others fight their demons

Tyson Fury says he is passionate about helping others who struggle with mental health issues after embarking on speaking tours in the UK and Europe to spread awareness on this issue.

The Philippines goes wild for ‘force at 40’ Pacquiao

A fan, unfortunately, died after collapsing during the fight.

Pacquiao downs Thurman to capture WBA crown

Manny Pacquiao is now a major player in the competitive welterweight division once again.

‘Professor’ Pacquiao vows to teach Thurman a lesson

The fighters will meet at the MGM Grand with Manny Pacquiao favoured to take the title from Keith Thurman.

Pacquiao dominates Broner in unanimous decision win

The 40-year-old Filipino multiple world champion was quicker and more accurate as he took his career record to 61-7-2.

Álvarez, Fielding set super middleweight bout for December

Saúl 'Canelo' Álvarez will challenge Rocky Fielding for the WBA super middleweight title on December 15, 2018.

After Pacquiao loss, ex-WBA champ Matthysse calls time on career

Lucas Matthysse announced his retirement just two weeks after a knockout loss to Filipino Manny Pacquiao.

Champ Matthysse ups the ante ahead of fight with Pacquiao

WBA welterweight champion says Manny Pacquiao is a great fighter, but that the Filipino hasn't fought him yet.

Pacquiao, Matthysse arrive in KL ahead of title fight

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao is set to take on WBA welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse on Sunday.

43 years after Ali, KL hosts another boxing great

The arrival in Malaysia of one of the sport's most decorated champions, Manny Pacquiao, is expected to be a boon for tourism.

‘Pacquiao-Matthysse fight 100% on’

Manny Pacquiao's business manager dismisses rumours that title fight against WBA welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse has been scrapped.

Joshua given ultimatum to fight Povetkin or risk losing WBA title

Anthony Joshua is now required to fight Alexander Povetkin to remain WBA world heavyweight champion.

Pacquiao: ‘No decision’ on trainer after reports Roach ditched

Manny Pacquiao said Monday he had not yet chosen a trainer for his July world title fight with Lucas Matthysse, dismissing reports he has cut ties with long-standing mentor Freddie Roach.

Groves warns ‘ignorant’ Eubank Jr. ahead of world title fight

WBA super-middleweight champion George Groves has criticized challenger Chris Eubank Jr.'s approach just days before they face off.

Joshua decries ‘fake news’ about his chin

Anthony Joshua has denied claims that he has a weak chin ahead of his world-championship bout against Joseph Parker.