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Amir Khan has lots of options for comeback fight at 147 pounds

It isn't the end of the road for British fighter Amir Khan following his devastating sixth round knockout loss to Mexico's Canelo Alvarez last May 7 at the T. Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. He has lots of choices if he decides to come down to 147 pounds.

All 3 welterweight titles are on the line for Mayweather-Pacquiao

World welterweight boxing titles from three sanctioning bodies will be at stake May 2 when competing champions Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao meet in a long-awaited championship superfight.at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev.

Op-Ed: Pacquiao soon to drag elite fighters down to 140 pounds limit

While training for his upcoming fight against unbeaten American Chris Algieri, WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao has discovered that he can recoup his natural speed and power if he slides farther down to the light welterweight limit of 140 pounds.

Ex-WBO welterweight titlist Paul Williams dreams of walking again

Former WBO welterweight champion Paul Williams dreams every night that he will be able to walk again as he embarks on a trip to New Jersey at the end of this month to meet with a team of doctors who will look into his injury.

UFC 171: Johny Hendricks defeats Robbie Lawler

Dallas - UFC 171 took place Saturday night in Dallas, Texas. Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler fought for the vacant Welterweight title, formerly held by Georges St-Pierre.

Amir Khan to face unbeaten Danny Garcia on May 19 at Mandalay Bay

British boxing star Amir Khan is set to face undefeated and current WBC light welterweight champion Danny Garcia on July 14 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Op-Ed: Floyd Mayweather deserves credit and praise for untainted record

Floyd Mayweather Jr has been unfairly criticized for his misdeeds, but he is not being praised either for his untainted record as a professional boxer.

Manny Pacquiao wins over Shane Mosley via unanimous decision

WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao has scored a unanimous decision over American Shane Mosley in a packed crowd at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Saturday night in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Boxing: Manny Pacquiao, Shane Mosley ready to rumble in Las Vegas

WBO welterweight champion and Philippine congressman Manny Pacquiao squares off with American Shane Mosley Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Will the fight happen this year?

In recent days, Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s uncles Jeff and Roger Mayweather, who form part of his fighting team, have been issuing statements which may be construed as a prelude to a possible Pacquiao-Mayweather clash before the year is over.
 

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Former WBO welterweight champion Paul Williams
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COUNTDOWN: Welterweight boxer Manny Pacquiao appears at NCAA opening ceremonies at the Araneta Colis...
COUNTDOWN: Welterweight boxer Manny Pacquiao appears at NCAA opening ceremonies at the Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City, Philippines, in 2011.
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