Legendary trainer Freddie Roach accused Thailand’s Kwanpichit Onesongchaigym of fighting dirty on Tuesday as a world title showdown with Chinese Olympic star Zou Shiming – revealed by the SCMP this.. S.China Morning Post
Vasyl Lomachenko previously had to tempt Nicholas Walters with a substantial cut of his purse to take a fight with the gifted two-time Olympic boxing champion from Ukraine.
Jamaica’s.. L.A. Times
Greg Louganis says that hitting his head on the springboard at the 1988 Olympics wasn't the most memorable moment, it was pulling himself together and doing his next dive. Source: The Hollywood Reporter Studio -
More than 13 years in the making, the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture is getting ready to open, featuring more than 3,000 artifacts, including pieces of a.. Source: Associated Press -
Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Saturday met former Olympic medalist and now a professional boxer Vijender Singh to discuss the way forward for Indian boxing, which has been severely hampered by the.. Source: nnis Sports English -
Mumbai: Differences of opinion within the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) over sending an observer for the elections of the newly formed Boxing Federation of India on 25 September resulted in none.. Firstpost
*Conspicuous by its absence in the elections to constitute the Boxing Federation of India despite being requested to send an observer, the IOA today said it will consider giving affiliation to the.. Deccan Herald
It will be 20 months since he last launched an unsuccessful world title bid, but China’s golden boy Zou Shiming will get a second bite of the cherry when he fights for the vacant WBO flyweight.. S.China Morning Post
The recent signings of top Rio Olympians to professional boxing contracts offers a glimpse of how promoters view the money-making prospects of medalists and non-medalists.
Just because some.. L.A. Times