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  • Former boxing champ shot to death during robbery in Atlanta

    Former cruiserweight boxing champion O'Neil "Supernova" Bell was shot to death during a robbery as he exited a public transit bus in Atlanta early on Wednesday, police said. An officer found Bell, 40, lying in the street, Atlanta police said. The survivor, who was taken to a local hospital, told…

  • New Mazda Sports Car

    Mazda Unveils New Concept Model At Tokyo Auto Show.

  • Fury predicting one of his 'easiest fights' against Klitschko

    Wladimir Klitschko and Tyson Fury will meet in the ring on Saturday and the latter is expecting an easy victory.

  • Gloves dispute in world title fight will be resolved

    (Reuters) - The dispute over the gloves to be used in Saturday's world heavyweight title fight between Ukrainian holder Wladimir Klitschko and Britain's Tyson Fury will be resolved before Friday's rules meeting, officials said. Klitschko, unbeaten for 11 years and a hot favourite to retain his…

  • Lara successfully defends WBA super-welterweight title

    HIALEAH, Fla. (AP) — Cuba's Erislandy Lara successfully defended his World Boxing Association super-welterweight title Wednesday night, stopping former welterweight champion Jan Zaveck in the third round.

    Associated Press
  • BOXING: Tyson's fury: Why heavyweight clash with Klitschko could be called off at the last minute

    Tyson Fury's world heavyweight title clash with Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday night is in danger of being postponed because the British fighter is unhappy with the choice of gloves.

    Yahoo Sport UK
  • Fury serenades Klitschko in latest stunt

    Düsseldorf (Germany) (AFP) - Having previously dressed as Batman for a press conference, Tyson Fury employed more theatrics on Wednesday by turning to song in the latest round of mind-games with Wladimir Klitschko. World heavyweight champion Klitschko will defend his IBF, WBA and IBO titles against…

  • Boxing-Legalise drugs in sport, says world title challenger Fury

    Tyson Fury, the British heavyweight boxer who fights for the world title in Germany on Saturday, says boxing has a "big problem" with doping and that the only way to combat it is to make drugs legal in all sports. In the latest in a round of interviews publicising his challenge for Ukrainian…

  • New Rocky story 'Creed' balances brutality and theatricality

    Sylvester Stallone knows most of Rocky Balboa's famous fights would have been stopped by a real-life referee long before the battered and bloodied fictional heavyweight champion rallies his will to win. ''I do feel responsible, because I see the brain damage,'' Stallone said in a recent interview.…

    The Associated Press
  • Haye targeting heavyweight belt, Klitschko rematch

    After announcing his comeback, David Haye is targeting the heavyweight title as well as another bout with Wladimir Klitschko.

  • This Boxing-Themed Sideboard Is a Knockout

    Chilean designer Emmanuel Gonzalez Guzman modeled this sideboard after the ropes on a boxing ring, and just like a boxing ring's ropes prevent one of the boxers from running away from the other, scary boxer, this sideboard's ropes will...

  • Tyson Fury vows to expose 'old man' Klitschko in heavyweight clash

    Challenger Tyson Fury has vowed to 'expose' undisputed champion Wladimir Klitschko in Saturday's world heavyweight title bout and has labelled the Ukrainian giant an 'old man'. Klitschko, 39, will defend his IBF, WBA and IBO titles against Britain's Fury, 27, in Duesseldorf having last tasted…

  • 'Hayemaker' poised to announce ring comeback

    David Haye is set to announce on Tuesday that he will return to boxing in a bid to regain the world heavyweight title he lost to Wladimir Klitschko four years ago. The Briton, who has not fought for three years since he defeated compatriot Dereck Chisora, has called a news conference in London at…

  • Atlanta police: Ex-boxing champion O'Neil Bell fatally shot

    ATLANTA (AP) -- Police say a former boxing champion has been shot to death during a robbery in Atlanta.

    The Associated Press
  • 'Rocky' successor 'Creed' highlights Philadelphia's revival

    By Daniel Kelley PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - In the final scene of the movie "Creed," aging boxer Rocky Balboa stands atop the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and surveys the gleaming steel and glass office towers of the city's skyline. The 72 stone steps look the same as they did when Balboa,…

  • Boxing-Haye to make comeback against Australian De Mori

    Britain's former WBA world heavyweight champion David Haye will make his comeback after three years against Australian Mark de Mori on Jan. 16 in London, he announced on Tuesday. Haye, who lost his title to Ukraine's Wladimir Klitschko four years ago, plans eventually to take on fellow Briton…

  • Haye to face De Mori in comeback fight

    Australian heavyweight Mark de Mori will face David Haye in the Englishman's first fight for three years in January.

  • David Haye announces comeback with bout against Mark de Mori

    LONDON (AP) -- Former heavyweight champion David Haye is going to return to boxing with a bout against Mark de Mori of Australia at London's O2 arena next year.

    The Associated Press