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From The42 Pacquiao's camp deny Khan fight agreement Crossed Wires

Pacquiao's camp deny Khan fight agreement

The Briton claimed he has an agreement with Pac-Man for a fight later this year, but the Filipino’s representatives dispute this.

From The42 Kennedy seals big scrap with US Olympian whose last foe was heavyweight world champion Ruiz The Gorey Garda

Kennedy seals big scrap with US Olympian whose last foe was heavyweight world champion Ruiz

Niall Kennedy has been calling for a step-up fight, and he has gotten his wish.

From The42 Khan says Pacquiao fight next provided Pac-Man emerges uninjured from Thurman clash Signed Off

Khan says Pacquiao fight next provided Pac-Man emerges uninjured from Thurman clash

The Filipino will first square off with Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman this Saturday night.

From The42 Boxing great Pernell Whitaker dies aged 55 after being hit by vehicle RIP Sweet Pea

Boxing great Pernell Whitaker dies aged 55 after being hit by vehicle

‘Sweet Pea’ was one of the greatest boxers to have ever lived.

From The42 Amir Khan needs less than four rounds to beat Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia Champion

Amir Khan needs less than four rounds to beat Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia

A hopelessly one-sided fight was predicted and it duly delivered as Khan made light work of Billy Dib.

From The42 Disappointment for Moylette and O’Connor as big Boston fights postponed due to visa issues A Pain

Disappointment for Moylette and O’Connor as big Boston fights postponed due to visa issues

The Celtic Warrior duo were prevented entry to America due to a minor complication.

From The42 McKenna brothers add renowned former world trainer of the year to coaching team World Class

McKenna brothers add renowned former world trainer of the year to coaching team

The Smithborough youngsters will now work with Robert Garcia.

From The42 Serrano still the big target, but MMA star Holm a potential superfight for Taylor Octoberfest

Serrano still the big target, but MMA star Holm a potential superfight for Taylor

A rematch with Delfine Persoon is inevitable for Katie Taylor, with a superfight against Holly Holm also a possibility.

From The42 Tyson Fury says Wilder rematch set for next February 2020 Vision

Tyson Fury says Wilder rematch set for next February

22 February 2020 is the date the British heavyweight announced yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Limerick people 'distraught at the loss of their champion' as funeral of Kevin Sheehy takes place RIP

Limerick people 'distraught at the loss of their champion' as funeral of Kevin Sheehy takes place

The 20-year-old was killed in a hit-and-run incident on Hyde Road in Limerick.

From The42 Monaghan star Aaron McKenna returns to the ring in California seeking ninth consecutive win California Dreaming

Monaghan star Aaron McKenna returns to the ring in California seeking ninth consecutive win

The 20-year-old boxer beat Mexico’s Daniel Perales inside two rounds a fortnight ago.

From The42 Conlan finds new opponent after Russian Olympic rival withdraws through injury Replacement

Conlan finds new opponent after Russian Olympic rival withdraws through injury

The Belfast fighter will now face Argentine Diego Alberto Ruiz in his hometown next month.

From The42 'It's just cool to be involved with them' - McManamon on working with Ireland's boxers Mind Games

'It's just cool to be involved with them' - McManamon on working with Ireland's boxers

Dublin forward Kevin McManamon is self-employed as a sports psychologist.

From The42 Frampton returns to face Dominguez in Philadelphia as world title shot looms The Jackal

Frampton returns to face Dominguez in Philadelphia as world title shot looms

The Belfast boxer travels Stateside to face the Mexican on 10 August.

From The42 Split-decison heartbreak for Michaela Walsh in European Games final Silver Lining This post contains videos

Split-decison heartbreak for Michaela Walsh in European Games final

The Belfast boxer lost 4-1 on the scorecards to Bulgaria’s Petrova Stanimira in Minsk.

From The42 Masterclass from Ireland's Walsh sets up gold medal fight at European Games Let Us Upgrade You

Masterclass from Ireland's Walsh sets up gold medal fight at European Games

The 26-year-old has now assured herself of a silver medal in Minsk.

From The42 'If he's overlooking me he's making a massive mistake' - Johnson sounds warning to Donegal's Quigley No Stepping Stone

'If he's overlooking me he's making a massive mistake' - Johnson sounds warning to Donegal's Quigley

‘I am by far the biggest test of his career to date and I believe that I will emerge victoriously’, said the Bahamian.

From The42 Huge medal haul shows 'great signs', but it's still all about Tokyo for Dunne's young boxing squad The Next In Line

Huge medal haul shows 'great signs', but it's still all about Tokyo for Dunne's young boxing squad

‘…they’re into the next step which is going to start on Friday. And d’you know what? We’re ready.’

From The42 Buckley and Nevin seal Ireland's first medals in Minsk with five more boxers on brink of joining them European Games

Buckley and Nevin seal Ireland's first medals in Minsk with five more boxers on brink of joining them

The 22-year-old has reached the light-flyweight semi-finals in Minsk.

From The42 Former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko rescued at sea after yacht catches fire Let's Go Champ

Former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko rescued at sea after yacht catches fire

The Ukrainian joked that fate had taken his post-retirement quest for an adrenaline rush ‘a bit too literally’.

From The42 Three more Irish boxers move to within touching distance of European Games medals Some Start

Three more Irish boxers move to within touching distance of European Games medals

That makes for six in the quarter-finals, with two Irish boxers yet to fight in the last 16.

From The42 Irish champion Eric Donovan hits 10-0 milestone in first overseas pro fight Boxing

Irish champion Eric Donovan hits 10-0 milestone in first overseas pro fight

Lilywhite Lightning posted a third-round stoppage over game Nicaraguan Moises Mojica at the York Hall in London’s Bethnal Green.

From The42 Monaghan's Aaron McKenna moves to 8-0 with second round stoppage win in California Flying High This post contains videos

Monaghan's Aaron McKenna moves to 8-0 with second round stoppage win in California

The 19-year-old maintained his perfect record with a one-sided victory against Daniel Perales.

From The42 Limerick boxing sensation signs major deal with Bob Arum's Top Rank, and will have Andy Lee in his corner Massive Move

Limerick boxing sensation signs major deal with Bob Arum's Top Rank, and will have Andy Lee in his corner

Paddy Donovan, 20, will be trained and managed by the former middleweight world champion.

From The42 Irish boxers' Olympic qualification pathway confirmed in IOC's Tokyo plan Looking Ahead

Irish boxers' Olympic qualification pathway confirmed in IOC's Tokyo plan

The upcoming AIBA-run world championships in Russia in September and October will not, as is usually the case, offer places to the event.

From The42 Medal prospect Irvine a late withdrawal from Ireland's European Games squad Minsk 2019

Medal prospect Irvine a late withdrawal from Ireland's European Games squad

The boxer has pulled out through injury, while Joe Ward will not compete after recently signing a pro deal.

From The42 Ray Moylette to launch comeback in intriguing all-Irish clash in Boston Mayo V Monaghan

Ray Moylette to launch comeback in intriguing all-Irish clash in Boston

‘Sugar Ray’ will face ‘Lethal Larry’ Fryers in Beantown next month.

Hogan and Munguia to feature together in LA ahead of potential world-title rematch

Hogan lost a controversial decision to the Mexican in April, and will take a step closer towards a sequel in October.

From The42 'If big fights can be made, I'd love nothing more than to dance again under them bright lights' Going Nowhere

'If big fights can be made, I'd love nothing more than to dance again under them bright lights'

Despite only boxing twice since losses to Gennady Golovkin and Errol Spence Jr, Kell Brook insists he is not ready to retire.

From The42 'He was a punching bag' - Wilder unimpressed by Fury's Vegas victory Flimsy

'He was a punching bag' - Wilder unimpressed by Fury's Vegas victory

The Briton’s second-round stoppage of Tom Schwarz did not impress his heavyweight rival.

From The42 Eric Donovan keen to create lasting memories as he leads Irish Invasion of London Heading Over

Eric Donovan keen to create lasting memories as he leads Irish Invasion of London

The Athy man will headline at the iconic York Hall, Bethnall Green this Saturday night.

From The42 Fury eases to second round stoppage over Schwarz, eyes Wilder rematch in 2020 Coming To America

Fury eases to second round stoppage over Schwarz, eyes Wilder rematch in 2020

The Briton channeled his inner Apollo Creed as he put on a show under the Vegas lights.

From The42 A boxer's coma and his case against Jay-Z, and the week's best sportswriting Good Reads

A boxer's coma and his case against Jay-Z, and the week's best sportswriting

Stick the kettle on. We’ve thrown a couple of extra ones in here for you this week in case it’s still raining by the time Sunday rolls around.

From The42 London the likely landing spot for Lomachenko v Campbell, says Arum Loma Comin'

London the likely landing spot for Lomachenko v Campbell, says Arum

Lomachenko will face ‘Cool Hand Luke’ at the O2 Arena, according to his promoter.

From The42 Another first-round stoppage for Stevie McKenna as he moves to 2-0 in California In And Out

Another first-round stoppage for Stevie McKenna as he moves to 2-0 in California

It took ‘The Hitman’ only seconds to move to 2-0, 2KOs.

From The42 'They don't know how we ended up out here in California - two Irish lads aged 22 and 19' Locked And Loaded

'They don't know how we ended up out here in California - two Irish lads aged 22 and 19'

Stevie McKenna returns to the ring for his second professional bout in California tonight.

From The42 Wilder: Overhyped Joshua's defeat was 'humiliation and embarrassment at the top of the class' Blame Eddie This post contains videos

Wilder: Overhyped Joshua's defeat was 'humiliation and embarrassment at the top of the class'

‘I’mma blame his promoter for bigging him up like that and always wanna be on the videos, always wanna do the interviews.’

From The42 Arum concerned his former star Pacquiao is risking brain damage by fighting into his 40s Caution

Arum concerned his former star Pacquiao is risking brain damage by fighting into his 40s

The Hall of Fame promoter doesn’t wish to see Pac-Man fight on for much longer.

From The42 Spurs' new stadium in running to host Joshua-Ruiz rematch Talks

Spurs' new stadium in running to host Joshua-Ruiz rematch

Anthony Joshua is keen for a re-run at Madison Square Garden, but Eddie Hearn believes he should take home advantage.

From The42 Quigley to take significant step up against Tureano Johnson as he builds towards world title tilt Serious Scrap

Quigley to take significant step up against Tureano Johnson as he builds towards world title tilt

Bahamian banger Johnson will fancy his chances of derailing the Donegal man’s career and earning a title shot himself.

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