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Boxing: Horn loading up on power

Jeff Horn is loading up on power as he gets ready to bang with Manny Pacquiao on July 2 in Brisbane, Australia.

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Nietes wins third crown via decision

Donnie Nietes was brought to deep waters by Thai rival Komgrich Nantapech before winning the International Boxing Federation (IBF) flyweight crown – his third title in as many weight classes – on a unanimous decision late Saturday night at the Waterfront Hotel in Cebu City.

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Anthony Joshua KOs Wladimir Klitschko

Anthony Joshua wasn’t wrong when he raised his hands in victory after knocking Wladimir Klitschko down in the fifth round of what looked like a one-sided heavyweight title fight. He was just celebrating too early.

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Roach plots six weeks of training

Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach has already made travel plans for a six-week stay in Manila to get Manny Pacquiao ripe and ready for the first defense of his World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight crown versus Jeff Horn on July 2 in Brisbane.

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Tapales defense: From hot to cold

As Marlon Tapales began to complain about the searing summer heat, it would be the total opposite when he arrives in Japan early next week for his April 23 first defense of the World Boxing Organization (WBO) bantamweight title against Shohei Omori.

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Boxing: Pacquiao, Horn trade punches on July 2

Manny Pacquiao will extend his illustrious boxing career with a fight against a little-known former schoolteacher who never expected he’d get a shot at such a legend of the ring.

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