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Boxing body pledges reform to win back Olympic spot for 2028

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Boxing will reform a judging system tainted by manipulation to regain its place on the program for the 2028 Olympics, the president of the newly renamed International Boxi...

Mercedes, Red Bull play nice ahead of F1 championship

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Toto Wolff and Christian Horner barely looked at each other when they sat side-by-side three weeks ago discussing the Formula One championship. ...

Tensions boil in Qatar between Mercedes and Red Bull

LOSAIL, Qatar (AP) — The most dramatic Formula One title fight in at least a decade further intensified Friday when Christian Horner and Toto Wolff traded barbs at the same time the FIA denied Mercede...

Huang wins 1st Olympic boxing medal in Taiwan's history

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Flyweight boxer Huang Hsiao-wen (黃筱雯) will bring home the bronze, the first in Taiwan's history, but will not be able to contend for the gold after losing a hard-fough...

Olympic Boxing Results

Monday Men Fly (48-52kg) Preliminaries Round of 32 Yuberjen Herney Martinez Rivas, Colombia, def. Rajab Otukil...

Olympic Boxing Results

Sunday Men Light (57-63kg) Preliminaries Round of 32 Keyshawn Davis, United States, def. Enrico Lacruz, Nether...

Olympic Boxing Results

Saturday Men Feather (52-57kg) Preliminaries Round of 32 Kurt Anthony Walker, Ireland, def. Jose Quiles Broton...

Cuban-born Yarisel Ramirez named 10th US boxer for Tokyo

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Featherweight Yarisel Ramirez was added to the Tokyo Olympics boxing tournament Saturday, becoming the 10th member of the U.S. team to qualify. She had already trave...

2 new weight classes for women boxers in Tokyo Olympics

HIGHLIGHTS FROM RIO: Uzbekistan heralded its arrival as an Olympic boxing powerhouse by topping the medals table with three golds and seven total. ... U.S. middleweight Claressa Shields and British fl...

Boxing aims for calm, cool Olympics after years of drama

After a half-decade of turmoil and drama at the highest levels of Olympic boxing, the sport's trip to Tokyo looks as if it could be fairly smooth. At least as smooth as this notoriou...

Olympic boxer Fuchs determined to win her fight against OCD

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Ginny Fuchs' obsessive-compulsive disorder sometimes compels her to use a dozen toothbrushes a night, tossing one after another into the trash when she decides they've b...

Canadian boxer Many Bujold fighting for Olympic berth

TORONTO (AP) — Mandy Bujold would have preferred fighting this battle in the ring. Instead, the Tokyo Olympics fate for Canada’s best boxer lies in the hands of the Court of Arbitrat...

Unlock the cage: Fight promotion returns after year break

Anthony Pettis could have kept fighting in UFC or considered other mixed martial arts promotions where the potential of a championship fight might be years down the road -- if it developed at all. ...

Claressa Shields to make MMA debut with PFL on June 10

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two-time Olympic boxing gold medalist Claressa Shields has a date and an opponent for her mixed martial arts debut with the Professional Fighters League. Shields w...

Pro Fighters League raises $65 million for growth, expansion

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Professional Fighters League says it has raised $65 million in new financing to boost its expansion and growth. The mixed martial arts promotion announced in a...