• American Shane Mosley confident he would beat UFC star Conor McGregor in a boxing match

    American Shane Mosley confident he would beat UFC star Conor McGregor in a boxing match

    Veteran Shane Mosley believes he would easily knock Conor McGregor out were they to meet in a boxing ring.

    The 45-year-old who is a former world champion was confident UFC star McGregor would stand no chance against him, but admitted he would never face him in the cage.

    McGregor obtained his boxing license last week sparking speculation he could be lining up a fight in the ring and after several boxers said they would destroy the Irishman, Mosley has become the latest […]

  • Conor McGregor claims he’d knock out Floyd Mayweather

    Conor McGregor claims he’d knock out Floyd Mayweather

    There has been so much hype surrounding a potential fight between Floyd Mayweather and Connor McGregor. The state of California has granted the mixed martial artist a boxing license which makes the super fight more likely to happen.

    Connor McGregor in his characteristic brashness says he’ll knockout Mayweather if they ever step into the ring together.

    He said:

    ‘If I took out all those different disciplines and focused with the work ethic that I have on the sport of boxing, there’s no telling […]

  • Conor McGregor explains exactly why he got a boxing license amid Floyd Mayweather fight rumours

    Conor McGregor explains exactly why he got a boxing license amid Floyd Mayweather fight rumours

    Conor McGregor has insisted it was Floyd Mayweather’s idea to start fight rumours and that the American has suddenly gone dark.

    The UFC star obtained his boxing license this week which fanned the ever growing flames that McGregor could face off against Mayweather in the near future.

    Mayweather’s team have already said McGregor would be slapped around by their fighter, but the Irishman explained this was all the boxing legend’s idea to begin with.

    ‘Originally what happened was Floyd called me up,’ McGregor […]

  • Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko set date for world heavyweight showdown at Wembley

    Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko set date for world heavyweight showdown at Wembley

    Anthony Joshua  is set to fight Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium on April 29.

    IBF world heavyweight champion Joshua makes his second title defence against Eric Molina in Manchester next Saturday.

    Klitschko, 40, has not boxed since losing the IBF, WBA and WBO belts to Fury by a unanimous decision in Germany in November last year.

    The Ukrainian has no plans to fight before facing Joshua, 27, who is unbeaten in 17 pro bouts.

    Hearn hopes to confirm the date and venue very soon […]

  • Conor McGregor issued boxing license as talk of Floyd Mayweather bout rumbles on

    Conor McGregor issued boxing license as talk of Floyd Mayweather bout rumbles on

    Conor McGregor has been issued a boxing license in California as talk of a match between himself and Floyd Mayweather Jr. rumbles on.

    The Irishman was stripped of his featherweight title by the UFC after becoming the first man to hold belts at two different weights in the history of the sport.

    McGregor has yet to officially respond to that decision but he has been busy behind the scenes.

    The 28-year-old has been granted a license to box in California and could now […]

  • Haye throws punch at Bellew as press conference turns ugly

    Haye throws punch at Bellew as press conference turns ugly

    There were ugly scenes at a press conference to promote their 2017 heavyweight showdown as David Haye threw a punch at Tony Bellew on Wednesday.

    The British rivals, who will go head to head in London on March 4, had to be separated and marshalled into different rooms having spent the previous 20 minutes trying to shout over each other.

    Former world champion Haye, 36, who cut an angry and aggressive figure throughout, also insulted promoter Eddie Hearn and Bellew’s trainer David […]

  • Manny Pacquiao ‘feels young’, wants Floyd Mayweather rematch

    Manny Pacquiao ‘feels young’, wants Floyd Mayweather rematch

    WBO welterweight world champion Manny Pacquiao on Friday kept alive hopes for a rematch with Floyd Mayweather, saying the epic clash was “possible” but only if his arch rival returns to the ring.

    The Filipino icon, 37, made a winning comeback from his brief retirement in November following his defeat to Mayweather last year in the richest fight in boxing history.

    “If he will come back in boxing, there is a possible that there is a rematch, but right now we don’t […]

  • Mayweather: God only made one thing perfect for me

    Mayweather: God only made one thing perfect for me

    Retired unbeaten former boxing champion Floyd Mayweather says he has retired for good and has no hunger for a ring return, adding he has too much fun traveling the world.

    Mayweather told USA Today in New York on Wednesday that he has no need for the money or glory another bout could offer, especially a rematch with 37-year-old Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao, whom he defeated 18 months ago.

    “A lot of fighters in the sport of boxing may want to retire, but […]

  • UFC star Conor McGregor wants $100 million to fight Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match

    UFC star Conor McGregor wants $100 million to fight Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match

    Conor McGregor has suggested Floyd Mayweather is afraid to face him in the octagon, but will accept a boxing match if he gets $100 million for the fight.

    The Irishman became a two-weight UFC champion in New York and has been linked with a possible move to boxing to take on the undefeated Mayweather.

    Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev both promise their right hand will do the talking in super fight

    Mayweather retired at 49 fights unbeaten, but McGregor has hinted the American […]

  • Pacquiao insists on Mayweather rematch

    Pacquiao insists on Mayweather rematch

    Manny Pacquiao refused to rule out a rematch with Floyd Mayweather Jnr after he outclassed Jessie Vargas to win the WBO welterweight title in the early hours of yesterday.

    The Filipino puncher claimed a unanimous decision over the American at the Thomas and Mack Centre in Las Vegas.

    Mayweather, who retired after his win over Andre Berto in September 2015, watched from ringside among a crowd of around 16,000 at the University of Nevada venue.

    The former pound-for-pound king is rarely seen at […]

  • Boxing: Pacquiao eager to reclaim WBO welterweight title

    Boxing: Pacquiao eager to reclaim WBO welterweight title

    Manny Pacquiao announced his retirement seven months ago but after serving his first stint as a rookie senator, the fire was rekindled and the stage set for a return to boxing.

    Pacquiao is hoping to reclaim the WBO welterweight title for the third time. But juggling two jobs, including his new gig as a full-time politician in the Philippine Senate, has cut into his training camp.

    Pacquiao, who turns 38 next month, is going up against the younger WBO champ Jessie Vargas, […]