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December 16, 2019

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Re-energized Golovkin eyes return to middleweight supremacy

Re-energized Golovkin eyes return to middleweight supremacy

Gennady Golovkin takes on Sergiy Derevyanchenko for the vacant International Boxing Federation middleweight title on Saturday, aiming to launch a second reign at the age of 37.Golovkin's trainer, Jonathon Banks, is confident the hard-hitting Kazakh has plenty

Wilder to defend heavyweight crown against Cuba's Ortiz

Wilder to defend heavyweight crown against Cuba's Ortiz

Undefeated American Deontay Wilder will defend his World Boxing Council heavyweight crown against Cuba's Luis Ortiz in a November rematch of their 2018 title showdown, promoters announced Saturday.The November 23 matchup at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas

Chess and boxing create 'essence of excellence'

Chess and boxing create 'essence of excellence'

Dripping with sweat, gasping for breath and desperately trying to refocus after fending off hooks and throwing uppercuts, Nikopol warily moves his bishop across the chessboard...Once the literary creation of French artist Enki Bilal's illustrated books, chess

Unbeaten Spence faces Porter to unify welterweight titles

Unbeaten Spence faces Porter to unify welterweight titles

Unbeaten Errol Spence and rival world champion Shawn Porter fight Saturday in a welterweight boxing title unification bout with the winner looking at a possible 2020 showdown with Manny Pacquaio.US stars Porter, the World Boxing Council champion, and Spence, t

German woman boxer's fight to wear headscarf in the ring

German woman boxer's fight to wear headscarf in the ring

Berlin boxer Zeina Nassar's fighting spirit has won her plenty of titles, but her battle to wear the hijab in the ring has also made her an equal opportunity champion.Today, the 21-year-old, who discovered female boxing by watching online videos as a teenager

Ex-world champ Nigel Benn, 55, confirms return to boxing

Ex-world champ Nigel Benn, 55, confirms return to boxing

British former world champion Nigel Benn has announced he will return to boxing for a one-off fight at the age of 55 in order to gain "closure" after struggling with drug abuse and depression earlier in his career.Benn, who has not fought professionally sinc