Boxing: World Champion Angélique Duchemin dies at 26

The young boxer Angélique Duchemin, world champion in boxing, died Tuesday morning in Perpignan, at the age of 26, following a discomfort during training. The young woman, previously champion of France and Europe in the super featherweight category, fell ill on Monday night in her club Thuir (Pyrénées-Orientales) and suffered a cardiac arrest, before being …

Boxing: Mayweather wins Unsurprisingly the “Money Fight” against McGregor

BOXING: This is the 50th victory for the American in as many fights … The American Floyd Mayweather has unsurprisingly won his highly anticipated and controversial boxing match against the Irishman Conor McGregor by a stoppage from the referee in the 10th round on Saturday in Las Vegas (Nevada). Mayweather, aged 40 years old, won his 50th win in as …

Boxing: Jeff Horn Dethroned Manny Pacquiao in Welterweight Contest and Creates Surprise!

Australian boxer Jeff Horn was the surprise last night in Brisbane by beating the Filipino Manny Pacquiao to win the WBO welterweight Boxing title. The 29 year old Australian won his first world title. Pacquiao loses for only the seventh time in his career. Australian Jeff Horn was the surprise by winning on points against Filipino star …

Olympics 2016 Boxing: Sarah Ourahmoune Gets her Ticket to the Final

The French boxer Sarah Ourahmoune qualified for the 51 kg Olympic final by beating in the semifinals the Colombian Ingrid Valencia on Thursday in Rio. Ourahmoune, aged 34, will face in the final on Saturday (2pm local, 7:00 p.m. French time) the favourite of the tournament, Britain’s Nicola Adams, Olympic champion and world champion title. …