'Men in Blazers' on Yahoo:
  • Bernard Hopkins eyeing final fight

    The legendary 50-year-old has a name opponent in mind for his alleged last bout.

  • Manny Pacquiao to run for Philippine Senate

    Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao said Monday he plans to run for a post in the influential Philippine Senate despite a lacklustre stint as a congressman. "Yes, I'm going to run for (a) Senate post this coming 2016 election. The boxer popularly known as "Pac-Man", said President Benigno…

  • Athletics-IAAF will do everything to protect clean athletes - Coe

    By Amlan Chakraborty NEW DELHI, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Athletics has been at the forefront in the fight against doping and its world governing body will do everything to protect the clean athletes, president Sebastian Coe said on Monday. The twice Olympic 1,500 metres champion was elected in August to…

  • Washington gym takes fighters from streets into the ring

    Stepping into the Bald Eagle Recreation Center in Washington is to step out of a neighborhood better known for street violence, armed robbery and assault, and into a state-of-the-art boxing gym home to world-class athletes. Tracing the border with Maryland, the suburb of Washington Highlands is…

  • Correction: Ali Tribute story

    In a story Oct. 1 about a tribute to Muhammad Ali, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Larry Holmes beat Ali in 1978. The story should have said that Holmes beat Ali in 1980. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Muhammad Ali won another round of love and appreciation for his achievements as a fighter…

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