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Manny Pacquiao defies Father Time once again

Keith Thurman was the ultimate test to see what Manny Pacquiao had left. The 40-year-old legend passed with flying colors.

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Manny Pacquiao remains the most riveting fighter of his generation

Pacquiao loves this, probably more than he should. And to watch him at work is to witness the entire conflicting boxing experience embodied in one person.

What we learned from Pacquiao-Thurman, and what's next

Is Manny Pacquiao getting better? What happened to Keith Thurman? Dan Rafael and Steve Kim answer some of the biggest questions raised after Pacquiao's dominant win over Thurman.



Pacquiao hands Thurman his 1st career loss

Manny Pacquiao, 40, won by split decision over previously unbeaten Keith Thurman, 30, on Saturday, securing the WBA welterweight title in Las Vegas.

Pacquiao earns split decision victory over Thurman


Atlas: Pacquiao is 'a special guy'


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What Maxim Dadashev was fighting for

Maxim Dadashev wanted to become a champion and create a different life for his family. On Friday night, everything changed.

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Dadashev remains in critical condition



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Lomachenko willing to switch divisions

Vasiliy Lomachenko admits that if he were to get past Luke Campbell he would be willing to drop weight for the right fight, with Gervonta Davis being the opponent he'd like most.


Campbell relishing world title opportunity

Luke Campbell says his world title fight with Vasiliy Lomachenko in London on August 31st promises to deliver an exciting clash for spectators.





Manny Pacquiao said he's still fighting at a great level and entertaining fans and he's not thinking about retirement.

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How a decision at 15 forever changed Keith Thurman's life

As a teenager, Keith Thurman left school to chase his boxing dreams. Now a world titlist and millionaire, Thurman always knew it was a risk worth taking.

'He thrives on this': The adulation that drives Manny Pacquiao

What keeps Manny Pacquiao fighting, even at 40? It's impossible to imagine him giving up the money, the fame or -- least of all -- the attention.

In his fight against Manny Pacquiao, is Keith Thurman the 'American'?

Who does and doesn't represent the U.S. is a vexing question for black boxers.

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Lopez beats Nakatani in first bout to go distance

Teofimo Lopez beat Masayoshi Nakatani by scores of 118-110, 118-110 and 119-109 on Friday night in his first bout to last 12 rounds.

Lopez and Nakatani land series of punches in Round 10


Bradley says Lopez got exposed vs. Nakatani



Heavyweight title contender Dillian Whyte survived a ninth-round knockdown to score a unanimous decision victory over Oscar Rivas in London on Saturday. With the victory, Whyte wins the WBC interim title and becomes the mandatory challenger for full titleholder Deontay Wilder.

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Teofimo Lopez

'The TakeOver' has a plan: Teofimo Lopez is ready for three-fight journey

Teofimo Lopez's biggest challenge hasn't been his opponent, but the scale. Lopez knows he can only make 135 pounds for a short while longer and wants to face Vasiliy Lomachenko before its too late.

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Lopez has been knocking expectations out of the park

Mark Kriegel explains how Teofimo Lopez is not only embracing expectations, but hyping them up.


The rise of Teofimo Lopez comes with help from his dad

Teofimo Lopez is one of boxing's biggest rising stars, but it doesn't come without an enormous amount of help from his trainer, his father, Teofimo Lopez Sr.


Teofimo Lopez

Lopez takes boxing to next level with backflip, Fortnite celebrations

Teofimo Lopez dazzles crowds with not only his knockout finishes, but extravagant post-fight celebrations.


Lopez's wedding drastically changed his life


Can Teófimo López backflip his way to a world title?

ESPN's Steve Bunce previews the IBF Lightweight boxing Eliminator between Teófimo López and Masayoshi Nakatini, as López remains unbeaten.


Lopez has eyes set on Lomachenko's lightweight title belt

Teofimo Lopez wants a title fight with undefeated champion Vasyl Lomachenko.



Ward: Many great boxers 'aren't given their just due'


Pernell Whitaker

Remembering Whitaker: 'Sweet Pea' a master of the sweet science

Pernell Whitaker was one of the greatest boxers in history. Dan Rafael, Steve Kim and Mark Kriegel remember moments from Whitaker's memorable career.

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Whitaker's style made him one of a kind


Whitaker, struck by car, dies at 55


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