If Manny Pacquiao’s unanimous decision over Tim Bradley in their rubber match was his farewell to the Sweet Science, the pride of the Philippines went out in style.
Manny Pacquiao, now vying for a senate seat in his native Philippines, even as he prepares for Tim Bradley, sounds unsure if the April 9 rubber match will be his last fight.
Bernard Hopkins wants to announce his last fight soon but Gennady Golovkin is no longer an option.
Manny Pacquiao says his third fight against Tim Bradley will be his last. True or not, his ‘farewell’ party plan has left a lot of people confused.
After a celebrated career, former RING middleweight champion Sergio Martinez looks back at his life and achievements.
After more than a year of inactivity since losing his RING middleweight title to Miguel Cotto, and plagued by a nagging knee injury, Argentina’s Sergio Martinez officially announced his retirement from the sport of boxing during an emotional speech at the International Boxing Hall of Fame dinner in Canastota, New York, and through a bilingual comment in his official Twitter account.
Jim Lampley defended the closing commentary he delivered on Tuesday night’s edition of “The Fight Game,” in which he described Floyd Mayweather Jr. as “an often aggressively distasteful human being whose behaviors are a blight on the boxing landscape,” adding that “Mayweather’s retirement can not come a moment too soon.”
Freddie Roach, longtime trainer of Manny Pacquiao, has admitted that The Bible can be a hindrance to the Filipino’s thought processes as a professional fighter, and that retirement looms in a “must-win” rematch with Timothy Bradley on Saturday night.
Indonesian boxing legend Chris John announced his retirement from the sport two weeks removed from losing his WBA featherweight title to Simphiwe Vetyeka. John, who had held the title for 10 years, was attempting to equal the division title defense record.
Shane Mosley announced his retirement to the media in the press room at Barclays Center in Brooklyn for the Malignaggi-Judah fight on Saturday night. “It’s a young man’s game,” he said. “It’s time to step aside and let some of these young guys do their thing.”
Lightweight Kieran Farrell’s promising career is over following brain injuries resulting from his 10-round unanimous decision loss to Anthony Crolla on December 7.
Cruiserweight-turned-heavyweight David Haye says there will be no fight with Vitali, and that he’s ready for life after the ring.