boxing

Scottish boxer Towell dies of head injuries sustained in bout

Scottish boxer Mike Towell died late Friday in a Glasgow hospital of severe head injuries he sustained during a bout the previous day, his club said.

Filip Hrgovic wins boxing bronze medal

In the Olympic boxing men's super heavyweight semifinal Croatian boxer Filip Hrgovic lost to Tony Yoka by split decision.   

Russian boxing star Tishchenko booed after controversial gold bout

They booed when Russia's Evgeny Tishchenko was named the Olympic heavyweight boxing champion, they booed during the medal ceremony, and they booed before and after the Russian anthem was played....

Thousands pay tribute to Muhammad Ali in hometown memorial service

Tens of thousands of people lined the streets of Muhammad Ali's hometown as his coffin was driven on a funeral procession Friday honouring the boxing legend, who died last week at 74.

Thousands to pay tribute to Muhammad Ali in hometown memorial service

Tens of thousands of people were gathering Friday in the hometown of Muhammad Ali for a daylong memorial to the boxing legend who died last week at the age of 74.

Goodbye to the Greatest: Mourning for Ali underway in Louisville

Mourners honoured boxing legend Muhammad Ali in a Muslim funeral ritual held on the eve of daylong memorial events in Louisville, Kentucky, the hometown of the three-time heavyweight world...

The Greatest is gone - boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies at age 74

Muhammad Ali, the boxing icon whose battles both inside and outside the ring transcended sport and inspired millions around the world and across generations, has died at 74.

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies at age 74

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali died in hospital in the south-western US state of Arizona, his family said Friday.