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# boxing - Today’s News

Floyd Mayweather has responded to Conor McGregor’s provocative comments

The Irishman claimed he could “kill” the boxer in less than 30 seconds

# boxing - Thursday 16 April, 2015

This will be Pacquiao’s ringwalk music against Mayweather. It’s certainly different… Name That Tune This post contains videos

This will be Pacquiao’s ringwalk music against Mayweather. It’s certainly different…

The original song pays tribute to Pacman’s loyal Philippine fans.

Andy Lee’s first world title defence could be in a Premier League football stadium

WBO middleweight champ in line for mandatory defence against Billy Joe Saunders this summer.

# boxing - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Today marks the 30th anniversary of the greatest eight minutes in boxing history The War This post contains videos

Today marks the 30th anniversary of the greatest eight minutes in boxing history

Where were you when ‘Marvelous’ Marvin Hagler met Tommy ‘Hitman’ Hearns on 15 April 1985?

Floyd Mayweather has lost his love for boxing (just as well he’s making $180m v Pacquiao)

“There was a time when it was fun but I am at a point now where I am really over all of that stuff.”

# boxing - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Andy Lee shows the heart of a champion to earn a draw against Peter Quillin

They couldn’t be split after 12 rounds in the Barclays Center.

# boxing - Friday 10 April, 2015

No sleep ’til Brooklyn: How Andy Lee can retain his title tomorrow night We Go Hard This post contains a poll This post contains videos

No sleep ’til Brooklyn: How Andy Lee can retain his title tomorrow night

The Limerick native is the big underdog against ‘Kid Chocolate’.

# boxing - Thursday 9 April, 2015

‘Watching my uncle pass made me more motivated about living’

Andy Lee’s challenger has come through a tough personal year — but now he’s ready to take back his title.

# boxing - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

‘People are what they consistently do’: How Andy Lee changed since becoming world champ

Limerick’s Lee faces a tough defence against Peter ‘Kid Chocolate’ Quillin on Saturday night.

# boxing - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

UPC customers won’t be able to watch Andy Lee’s world title defence this weekend

Lee meets Peter Quillin in the Big Apple on Saturday night.

Eddie Hearn just went on live TV and offered Carl Frampton £1.5m to fight Scott Quigg

“Fight can only take place as a co-promotion,” insists Frampton as he thumbs his nose at Hearn’s cheque.

The first promo for the Mayweather-Pacquiao superfight is here Money V Manny This post contains videos

The first promo for the Mayweather-Pacquiao superfight is here

2 May can’t come quickly enough.

# boxing - Monday 6 April, 2015

This boxer has finally proved that we are all far too obsessed with our smartphones

He must have been expecting a very important business call.

Kid Chocolate, the man who wants to end Andy Lee’s title reign this weekend

Lee takes on undefeated American Peter Quillin in New York.

# boxing - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Ireland’s Olympic heroes Barnes and Conlan one fight away from Rio qualification

The pair recorded victories at last night’s World Series of Boxing in Milan.

# boxing - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

So, will you be paying the €25 fee to watch Mayweather-Pacquiao in your own home? Dig Deep This post contains a poll

# boxing - Monday 16 March, 2015

A young Australian boxer has died two days after his first pro defeat RIP

A young Australian boxer has died two days after his first pro defeat

23-year-old Braydon Smith died in a Brisbane hospital on Monday afternoon.

# boxing - Thursday 12 March, 2015

There has been an interesting twist concerning the Frampton v Quigg superfight

Guillermo Rigondeaux is trying to hijack the super-bantamweight showdown.

# boxing - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Jason Quigley extends unbeaten pro record with another first round KO in LA Fight Club This post contains videos

Jason Quigley extends unbeaten pro record with another first round KO in LA

The Ballybofey middleweight took just 1:34 to stop his opponent Lanny Dardar last night.

# boxing - Friday 6 March, 2015

‘Mayweather-Pacquiao good for boxing no matter who wins’ – Freddie Roach

Pacquiao’s trainer thinks the fight’s importance outweighs the outcome.

# boxing - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Here’s who Katie Taylor thinks will win the Mayweather-Pacquiao superfight

The Olympic champion says she can’t wait for the bout.

‘I do not want the Irish fans to dislike me’ – Andy Lee’s opponent Kid Chocolate

Undefeated Peter Quillin says he is motivated to win by the recent passing of his uncle.

# boxing - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Barry McGuigan: ‘Greed’ is the only obstacle to making a Frampton-Quigg superfight now

Terrestrial TV showdown between the undefeated super-bantamweights would be this generation’s Eubank v Benn, says McGuigan.

# boxing - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Dominant Frampton defeats Avalos with fifth-round TKO to retain world title

The win represents the 20th consecutive victory of the Belfast native’s career.

Pissing Cian Healy off, Charlton’s unique recruitment policy and more of your best comments

Our readers produced the goods again over the past seven days.

Monaghan’s Christina McMahon wants to put women’s professional boxing on the map

The only female professional boxer fighting out of Ireland is one bout away from a world title fight.

# boxing - Friday 27 February, 2015

‘I want to be a legend in Irish sport’: Carl Frampton is ready to take over your television

The Pride of Tiger’s Bay defends his IBF world title against Chris Avalos in Belfast tomorrow evening.

# boxing - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Carl Frampton’s opponent is making bold predictions ahead of Saturday’s title fight

Ireland’s Carl Frampton makes his first title defence in Belfast this Saturday night.

They’re going to make a special belt for the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight

The winner of the high-profile bout between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao will hold aloft a specially made belt.

# boxing - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Best of enemies: The best Ireland-England battles through the years

Ahead of Sunday’s showdown in Dublin, we look at more tussles with the English.

# boxing - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Let’s party like it’s 2009! Mayweather v Pacquiao finally green-lit after six years of negotiations

A potential battle for immortality has descended into a glorified retirement package, writes Ronan Mullen.

# boxing - Friday 20 February, 2015

# boxing - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

UTV Ireland confirm they will broadcast Carl Frampton’s world title defence

UTV Ireland confirm they will broadcast Carl Frampton’s world title defence

The Belfast boxer takes on Chris Avalos on 28 February.

# boxing - Monday 16 February, 2015

Mayweather: Reports of a fight with Pacquiao have ‘just been speculation and rumours’

Talk of a bout being agreed for May in Las Vegas is premature, it would appear.

# boxing - Thursday 12 February, 2015

A very special guest has been drafted in for Carl Frampton’s world title defence The Voice Of Boxing This post contains videos

A very special guest has been drafted in for Carl Frampton’s world title defence

“LEEEEEEEEEEEEET’S GET READY TO RUMMMMMMMMMMMMBLE!”

# boxing - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Buster Douglas remembers knocking out Iron Mike Tyson, 25 years ago today KO

Buster Douglas remembers knocking out Iron Mike Tyson, 25 years ago today

It was the upper-cut that rocked the boxing world.

# boxing - Friday 6 February, 2015

Andy Lee’s title defence will be a lucrative New York bout against the ‘Kid Chocolate’ after all

Mandatory challenger Billy Joe Saunders has stepped aside.

# boxing - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Carl Froch vacates IBF title meaning James DeGale handed title shot

Injury has forced Froch to give up his super middleweight belt.

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