Boxing

87th ABA boxing meet from October 27

The 87th Clifford Cup Boxing Championship organized by the Amateur Boxing Association of Sri Lanka (ABA) will begin at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium in Colombo.

Unbeaten American confirms Manny Pacquiao will be his penultimate fight

Floyd Mayweather has confirmed that the $300m mega-fight against Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas on 2 May will be the penultimate fight of his career.

ABA Men and Women Intermediate Boxing Championship – 2014

The ABA Men and Women intermediate boxing championship will be held this year at the Jayathilake Indoor Stadium, Nawalapitiya, from the 17th – 21st  July 2014 commencing at 4.00pm each day. The tournament will be conducted solely based on AIBA rules and regulations. 

A day of mixed fortunes for Sri Lankan Pugilists

The second day of the Lions Cup international boxing tournament came to an end yesterday at the Sugathadasa Indoor stadium.

Clifford Cup moves to Hill Capital

The 2011 edition of Clifford Cup Boxing Championships, organized by the ABA (Amateur Boxing Association) for the promising Sri Lankan pugilists would get underway in Kandy. 

On This Day: The Rumble in the Jungle sees Muhammad Ali regain the heavyweight...

WHAT can we say about this contest that hasn’t already been said? The fight when Muhammad Ali, apparently past his best at 32, stunned the world, knocked out the seemingly invincible George Foreman in eight rounds, and regained the world heavyweight title.

Pacquiao defeats Bradley to regain title

Manny Pacquiao scored a unanimous decision win over Timothy Bradley to regain the WBO welterweight title on Saturday and avenge a highly controversial loss to the American in June 2012.

Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali: Boxing legend dies aged 74

Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74, a family spokesman has said. The former world heavyweight boxing champion, one of the world's best-known sportsmen, died at a hospital in the US city of Phoenix in Arizona state after...

MAS crowned Winners at 86th Clifford Boxing Championships

The 86th ABA Men & Women Clifford cup Boxing Championships 2013 came to a conclusion on 29th August 2013 at the Suagathadasa Indoor stadium

Rukmal Prasanna wins Gold at Les Ceintures International Boxing Meet

Sri Lankan boxer Rukmal Prasanna has won the Gold medal at Les Ceintures International Boxing Meet held in France. Read More : Yogarasa Nidharshana wins Gold in India The 22-year-old Prasanna registered this win by defeating Canada’s Al Ahmadi in the...

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