Floyd Mayweather has claimed he will come out of retirement to face Manny Pacquiao in a rematch in December, according to reports.
Unbeaten Jose Ramirez kept his World Boxing Council junior welterweight title on Friday with a unanimous decision win over Mexican challenger Antonio Orozco.
Over a hundred young boxers seeking to join the professional cadre have arrived Abeokuta, capital of Ogun State, for the fourth edition of GOtv Boxing NextGen Search starting today.
International Boxing Federation European Welterweight champion, Larry Ekundayo, is set to visit Nigeria on a six-day tour from September 10-16, 2018, with his commercial agent, Ben Gray, and members of his team.
Anthony Joshua insists he won’t be distracted by thoughts of potential mega-bouts against Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury as the world heavyweight champion prepares to defend his titles.
Former world heavyweight boxing champion, Mike Tyson, believes Anthony Joshua is the best heavyweight in the world, ahead of the likes of Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury.
Anthony Joshua is viewing Alexander Povetkin as the ‘biggest pressure fight of his career’ and did not even watch Tyson Fury’s recent win, says his promoter Eddie Hearn.
American boxer, Curtis Harper, has been criticised by his trainer for leaving the ring after the opening bell in his heavyweight bout against Nigeria’s Efe Ajagba in protest over pay.
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder is hoping that a victory over Tyson Fury will create a forceful demand for a full division unification with WBA, IBF, IBO, WBO champion Anthony Joshua.
“Joshua only got his name off of beating Klitschko, a guy that had already been beaten and coming off a two-year lay-off. That’s why Fury gets the credibility – he beat ‘the champ’. He took the belt from ‘the man’. That’s why he gets so much respect and credit from me,” Wilder said.
Morocco coach Herve Renard has pledged his future to the Atlas Lions, ending speculation about him moving elsewhere.
Anthony Joshua is not yet interested in fighting Tyson Fury as he wants to face the former world champion “at his best”.
Serena Williams climbed 153 spots in the WTA rankings after her runner-up finish at Wimbledon, putting her back into the top 30.
The 73rd session of the UN General Assembly opened on Wednesday with its President, Ms María Fernanda Espinosa, pledging to use her tenure to bring the world body closer to the people.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) says a quarter of the world’s population has tuberculosis infection or some 1.3 billion people, are at risk of developing it during their lifetime.
The flag bearer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in the forthcoming Saturday’s governorship poll in Osun, Senator Ademola Adeleke, on Sunday declared that no amount of intimidation or any oppressive act can stop his electoral victory during the exercise.
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Foreign Affairs to ensure full compliance of students with all the requirements for studying abroad, including visas, before departure.
Mr Silas Agara, Nasarawa Deputy Governor, who is seeking to succeed his boss, says he will pay a monthly allowance to local government and ward officials of the All Progressives Congress, if elected.
Derby County manager Frank Lampard has accepted a Football Association improper conduct charge after being sent to the stands at Rotherham.
Advocacy for Change Initiative, an NGO, with a slogan ‘Electorates are the God Fathers’ has urged Nigerians to vote for credible candidates in the 2019 general elections.