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#Boxing

# boxing - Friday 28 August, 2015

‘Let’s play and see how much money you got’ – Mayweather jabs back at Rousey

The unbeaten welterweight champ laughed off the mixed martial arts star’s dig at his earning power.

# boxing - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Massive blow for Irish boxing with Billy Walsh poised to take up US coaching post

The man who helps Ireland punch above their weight set to leave less than a year before the Olympic Games.

# boxing - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

‘When Mayweather learns to read and write, he can text me’ – Ronda Rousey

The war of words continues between the biggest stars in boxing and mixed martial arts.

Floyd Mayweather has splashed out nearly $5million for a new car

We’re unsure if that price also includes free roadside assistance.

# boxing - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Almost 2 decades on, Chris Eubank makes Alan Partridge’s dream a reality

Hostelworld have created a mock trailer starring the former world middleweight champion.

# boxing - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

‘It’s an embarrassment to boxing that UFC show more respect to woman fighters’

Shane Mosley is taking a stand for female boxers.

# boxing - Monday 17 August, 2015

Billy Joe Saunders: Home soil or not, I don’t want any advantages

“Now that it’s in Manchester, [the fight is] even closer than it was before,” says Andy Lee.

# boxing - Sunday 16 August, 2015

In pics: A memorable weekend for Ireland’s medal-winning boxers

Two golds and a bronze for the Irish at the European Championships in Bulgaria.

Mike Tyson wanted to know what this ‘white mother**ker’ was doing in his house

Brin-Jonathan Butler chats to The42 about his new book, meeting ‘Iron Mike’ and hooking up with Fidel Castro’s granddaughter.

# boxing - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Conlan and Ward win gold for Ireland at the European Championships

No problems for the Irish duo in Bulgaria.

# boxing - Friday 14 August, 2015

Michael Conlan and Joe Ward through to European Championship final

Both fighters now go for gold tomorrow.

# boxing - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Loss of Andy Lee fight could cost Limerick quite a bit of money

Limerick City & County Council has expressed its disappointment with the news.

# boxing - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Three medals guaranteed for Ireland’s boxers at the European Championships

Mick Conlan and Dean Walsh have delivered in Bulgaria.

You’ll be counting down the days to Andy Lee’s title bout after watching this superb video Thomond Showdown This post contains videos

# boxing - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Another Irish boxer is set for Thomond and he wants the winner of Lee vs. Saunders

Gary O’Sullivan is ready to feature in Limerick next month.

Mayweather names his top five boxers ever and Ali has to settle for fifth place Rankings This post contains videos

Mayweather names his top five boxers ever and Ali has to settle for fifth place

You’ll never guess who’s number one…

# boxing - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Ireland’s Jason Quigley is still unbeaten after this stunning second-round knockout

The Donegal native was dominant throughout, and his final punch at 2:59 led to Faulk’s camp thrwoing in the towel.

# boxing - Friday 7 August, 2015

‘I’m prepared to go through hell to be crowned world champ at Thomond Park’

Billy Joe Saunders challenges for Andy Lee’s WBO middleweight world title in Limerick on 19 September.

‘Call me when you make $300 million in 36 minutes’ – Floyd hits back at Ronda

Mayweather scores a big takedown on the UFC champion.

# boxing - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Andy Lee named in boxing’s top 10 punchers. This is why…

Any reason to dig out THAT right hand on Carl Daniels.

Floyd Mayweather’s next opponent is one of the biggest underdogs in boxing history

Mayweather is listed as 1/200 with some bookmakers

‘UFC is more for the instant gratification generation’ – Andy Lee

Lee chatted to Second Captains about his upcoming opponent Billy Joe Saunders, the pressure to sell-out Thomond Park and UFC interim Featherweight champion Conor McGregor.

# boxing - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

The identity of Floyd Mayweather’s next opponent has been revealed

The news was announced amid claims it could be the boxer’s final fight.

# boxing - Friday 31 July, 2015

Katie Taylor added to the undercard for Andy Lee’s title fight at Thomond Park

The top female boxer in the world will fight at the home of Munster rugby on 19 September.

# boxing - Saturday 25 July, 2015

‘I thought I looked amazing’: You’d never guess ‘The Taylor Swift of boxing’ lost his fight Cam Awesome This post contains videos

‘I thought I looked amazing’: You’d never guess ‘The Taylor Swift of boxing’ lost his fight

‘I would have given myself that fight if I was a judge,’ says the magnificent Cam Awesome.

# boxing - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Billy Joe Saunders: ‘Women are for cooking, cleaning and sex…They shouldn’t box’

Andy Lee’s upcoming opponent has made some outrageous comments about Katie Taylor and women’s boxing.

Andy Lee still hopeful Katie Taylor will appear on Thomond undercard

The decision is out of the Olympic gold medallist’s hands.

# boxing - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Ireland’s Carl Frampton survives major scare to retain world title in Texas

The Belfast boxer was victorious on his American debut but it wasn’t the fight many expected.

# boxing - Saturday 18 July, 2015

Texas hold ‘em: Carl Frampton ready for his first hand in high-stakes US game

Frampton hot favourite to defend his world super-bantamweight title in El Paso, Texas this evening.

# boxing - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Ronda Rousey destroyed Floyd Mayweather after beating him to a ‘Best Fighter’ award Owned This post contains videos

Ronda Rousey destroyed Floyd Mayweather after beating him to a ‘Best Fighter’ award

“I wonder how Floyd feels being beat by a woman for once.”

# boxing - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

‘Respect’ the order of the day as Lee launches world title defence Boxing This post contains videos

‘Respect’ the order of the day as Lee launches world title defence

WBO champ Lee and challenger Billy Joe Saunders meet the media ahead of their September showdown.

# boxing - Monday 13 July, 2015

‘Carl Frampton is one of the best Irish fighters that there’s ever been’

The Belfast native fights Mexico’s Alejandro Gonzalez on 18 July.

# boxing - Sunday 12 July, 2015

McGregor wasn’t the only Irish fighter to earn an impressive victory on US soil last night

Donegal’s Jason Quigley extended his unbeaten run in Los Angeles.

# boxing - Friday 10 July, 2015

# boxing - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Brilliant ringside footage shows Jamie Conlan’s breathless final round last night No Pain No Gain This post contains videos

Brilliant ringside footage shows Jamie Conlan’s breathless final round last night

See the incredible final minutes from one of the fights of the year.

‘Ireland can be the number one boxing nation in the world’

Michael O’Reilly’s coach, Pat Ryan, chats to The42 about Irish boxers’ success at the European Games and running for the IABA Presidency.

# boxing - Saturday 4 July, 2015

All of the results from tonight’s big pro boxing card in Dublin

Jamie Conlan retained his WBO belt in dramatic fashion, while Ryan Burnett won inside two rounds.

# boxing - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Power ranking all 6 Rocky movies from worst to best

A seventh instalment of the popular movie franchise has been confirmed, and its trailer has just been released.

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