George Groves will fight Badou Jack for the WBC world super-middleweight title after Swede inflicts first defeat on Anthony Dirrell

Badou Jack outpointed Anthony Dirrell on Friday night at the UIC Pavilion to take the WBC super-middleweight title. Jack (19-1-1) received winning of 116-112 and 115-113, and the third had it even at 114-114. Jack, the Las Vegas-based Swede who fights under the banner of Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s promotion company, connected with a big one-two combination in the ninth round and forced the fight inside on a tiring Dirrell (27-1-1). 

Tyson Fury eyes September showdown with Wladimir Klitschko if heavyweight champion sees off Bryant Jennings

Wladimir Klitschko recalls his rise to the top ahead of world title bout with Bryant Jennings at Madison Square Garden 

Jeff Powell's Greatest Fights: Sugar Ray Leonard v Roberto Duran, on November 25 1980, the 'No Mas' fight, when forcing a warrior...

Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao weigh-in tickets snapped up in minutes ahead of mega-fight in nine days' time 

Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao: 12 things you didn't know about the boxers

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao fans must purchase advance tickets for the weigh-in with thousands of fans expected to descend...

Floyd Mayweather invites Adrien Broner to his house for feast cooked by Chef Q... and each plate costs a minimum of $1,000

Nicola Adams pulls out of English National Championships after Olympic gold medallist's house is burgled

Jeff Powell's Greatest Fights: Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier, the Thrilla in Manila, on October 1, 1975, became the near-death tie

Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao tickets sell out within 60 seconds on Ticketmaster on Thursday evening

Manny Pacquiao shows his funny side by starring in hilarious new advert ahead of Floyd Mayweather fight

Floyd Mayweather has earned more than $400m and here's how he spends it... from super cars to private jets, from bling watches to...

Floyd Mayweather poses with Mariah Carey as Manny Pacquiao and Jimmy Kimmel join forces to sing walk-on music

Floyd Mayweather will beat Manny Pacquiao, despite burden of unbeaten record, says Joe Calzaghe

Paul Smith ready to grab opportunity with both hands after landing Andre Ward fight

Floyd Mayweather waves goodbye to the brash, flash boxing persona he built a reputation on... and says hello to the mature Mr...

Jeff Powell's Greatest Fights: George Foreman v Muhammad Ali, the Rumble in the Jungle, on October 30, 1974, made both men famous...

Manny Pacquiao jumps down your throat but Floyd Mayweather has the brains, he'll win it... just, Ricky Hatton exclusively tells...

Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao tickets FINALLY go on sale nine days before mega-fight at MGM Grand in Las Vegas

Nigel Benn shows boxing fans he still has what it takes as the 'Dark Destroyer' sends Ricky Hatton's glove flying in pad workout

Froch wants Ward unification battle to take place at Nottingham Forest's City Ground

Carl Froch wants Andre Ward unification battle at Nottingham Forest's City Ground 

JEFF POWELL: Carl Froch is challenging Andre Ward to cross the Atlantic for the first time in his career and face him at Nottingham Forest's City Ground. Ward earned recognition as the world's supreme super-middleweight when he defeated Froch in the final of the Super Six tournament in Atlantic City.

Thurman and Broner shine in boxing's return to prime-time television in USA

Keith Thurman and Adrien Broner shine in boxing's return to prime-time television

Keith Thurman and Robert Guerrero gave a prime-time television audience something to watch Saturday night. Thurman won a piece of the welterweight title with a bruising decision win over Guerrero in the debut of a new boxing series on network television. And he did it with the kind of fight that had the crowd on its feet and gave a much needed boost to boxing in the first prime-time fights on NBC in 30 years.

Former Crystal Palace forward McKenzie prepares for title fight

SPT_GCK_060215_Boxing feature, Leon McKenzie, East Dulwich South London. Picture Graham Chadwick. Leon McKenzie is in training at his Dad's Clinton McKenzie gym in East Dulwich for the biggest fight of his life so far, Super middleweight international masters title, on the 14th of March at York Hall.

Former Crystal Palace and Norwich forward Leon McKenzie has exclusively spoken to Sportsmail ahead of his super-middleweight bout with Ivan Stupalo for the International Masters title.

Olympic champion Campbell beats Morales with third-round knockout 

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Campbell maintained his perfect professional record, extending it to 11 wins, putting his Nicaraguan opponent down at the end of the second and then again at the start of the third.

Mayweather lives up to his high roller reputation with a trip to Vegas casino

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High roller Floyd Mayweather very much lived up to his 'Team Money' reputation when he visited a Las Vegas casino. The undefeated boxer posted the picture on his 'Shots' page.

Brook: I feel like a lion, unbreakable, and ready to rock and roll... nothing is going to stop me defending my title against Dan

Kell Brook: I feel like a lion, unbreakable, and ready to rock and roll

Kell Brook insists he feels unbreakable like a lion, as he looks ahead to his first world title defence next month. In a promotional film commissioned by Matchroom Sport, Brook talked about his upcoming fight against Jo Jo Dan.

Frampton and Quigg on collision course after Jackal's five-round destruction of Avalos in Belfast

Carl Frampton and Scott Quigg on collision course after Chris Avalos win

JEFF POWELL: Carl Frampton delivered big-time and now he hopes ITV will do the same, along with rival Scott Quigg and his pound-wise promoter Eddie Hearn.

Mayweather and Pacquiao to come face-to-face in Los Angeles next week

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 23: Boxer Floydd Mayweather and actor Rob Lowe shake hands during a game between the Memphis Grizzlies and Los Angeles Clippers on February 23, 2015 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo byAndrew Bernstein./NBAE via Getty Images)

Floyd Mayweather Jnr and Manny Pacquiao will come face-to-face next week for the only time before the week of their £160million mega-fight. They will hold just one press conference in Los Angeles.

Mayweather doesn't throw enough punches to trouble 'perpetual' mover Pacquiao, insists Tyson

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Mike Tyson appears to have backed Manny Pacquiao to win his showdown with Floyd Mayweather by insisting his fellow countryman will struggle to deal with the Filipino's pace.

Mayweather claims mega fight against welterweight rival Pacquiao will be the 'biggest fight in boxing history'   

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Floyd Mayweather believes his $300million Las Vagas showdown with welterweight rival Manny Pacquiao on May 2 will be the 'biggest fight in boxing history'.

Roach's Wild Card Boxing Club gym being patrolled by armed guards

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The Hollywood gym inside which Manny Pacquiao plots his victory over Floyd Mayweather Jnr is being patrolled by seven armed guards. The Wild Card Boxing Club usually throws its doors open to fans.

Pacquiao trainer Roach claims Haymon is blocking their sparring partners ahead of Mayweather fight


Manny Pacquiao's preparations for the biggest fight of his career against Floyd Mayweather Jnr have been disrupted by his opponent's manager/adviser, claims trainer Freddie Roach.

Mayweather celebrates birthday at Clippers game as boxer prepares to fight Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather celebrates birthday at LA Clippers game as boxer prepares to fight Manny

Floyd Mayweather was among the stars at the LA Clippers game on Monday night as the undefeated champion brought in his 38th birthday courtside. Actor Rob Lowe posted a picture with Mayweather from the Staples Centre.


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