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A Risky Choice: Rakhimov Elected President of Amateur Boxing Federation
November 06, 2018
A Risky Choice: Rakhimov Elected President of Amateur Boxing Federation
The IOC, responding to Rakhimov’s election, expressed “grave” concern over judging scandals, anti-doping, and governance.
A Risky Choice: Rakhimov Elected President of Amateur Boxing Federation
2 Central Asians and the Future of Olympic Boxing
October 31, 2018
2 Central Asians and the Future of Olympic Boxing
A Kazakh boxing legend and an Uzbek businessman face off for leadership of the scandal-ridden International Boxing Association.
2 Central Asians and the Future of Olympic Boxing
Gennady Golovkin and Kazakhstan’s Soft Power
April 22, 2016
Gennady Golovkin and Kazakhstan’s Soft Power
The boxer is following a path first blazed by the Philippines' Manny Pacquiao.
Gennady Golovkin and Kazakhstan’s Soft Power
Amir Khan: Boxing’s Saving Grace in Pakistan?
September 29, 2015
Amir Khan: Boxing’s Saving Grace in Pakistan?
British star Amir Khan has offered a lifeline to a struggling sport in Pakistan.
Amir Khan: Boxing’s Saving Grace in Pakistan?
Boxing and Pageants in the Philippines
September 16, 2015
Boxing and Pageants in the Philippines
Two very different paths, taken with very similar dreams.
Boxing and Pageants in the Philippines
Boxing's Great Leap Forward
December 12, 2014
Boxing's Great Leap Forward
Pro boxing is taking off in China, helped by the emergence of a home-grown star.
Boxing's Great Leap Forward
Pacquiao vs. Mayweather. Will It Finally Happen?
November 27, 2014
Pacquiao vs. Mayweather. Will It Finally Happen?
With Pacquiao dispatching his opponent Sunday, pressure mounts for the fight everyone wants to see.
Pacquiao vs. Mayweather. Will It Finally Happen?
Manny Pacquiao: Boxer, Legislator, Basketball Playing Coach
October 30, 2014
Manny Pacquiao: Boxer, Legislator, Basketball Playing Coach
Many argue that the basketball court was a step too far for the boxing legend.
Manny Pacquiao: Boxer, Legislator, Basketball Playing Coach
Could Pacquiao vs. Mayweather Finally Happen?
October 02, 2014
Could Pacquiao vs. Mayweather Finally Happen?
Recent comments suggest that the two fighters may finally be moving closer to boxing’s most anticipated match-up.
Could Pacquiao vs. Mayweather Finally Happen?
Cambodia's Boxing Girls
July 01, 2014
Cambodia's Boxing Girls
Some young Cambodian women are defying convention by taking up a brutal sport.
Cambodia's Boxing Girls
Will Saturday’s Fight Be Manny Pacquiao’s Last?
November 21, 2013
Will Saturday’s Fight Be Manny Pacquiao’s Last?
There’s more than just sport at stake for the boxing legend in his upcoming fight.
Will Saturday’s Fight Be Manny Pacquiao’s Last?
January 03, 2013
2013: A Big Year for Asia-Pacific Sports
The coming year should provide some amazing moments in soccer, boxing, tennis and more.
2013: A Big Year for Asia-Pacific Sports
Asian Sports Year in Review
January 01, 2013
Asian Sports Year in Review
The Diplomat’s John Duerden presents his top-ten list of Asia’s year in sports.
Asian Sports Year in Review
December 15, 2012
Manny Pacquiao's Next Move
With many urging him to hangup the gloves, the world will be waiting for his decision.
Manny Pacquiao's Next Move
Juan Manuel Marquez Knocks Out Manny Pacquiao
December 10, 2012
Juan Manuel Marquez Knocks Out Manny Pacquiao
In the fourth installment of their rivalry it was Marquez who had his hand raised in victory. Could they fight a fifth time?
Juan Manuel Marquez Knocks Out Manny Pacquiao
Pacquiao-Marquez Set for a 4th Showdown
December 04, 2012
Pacquiao-Marquez Set for a 4th Showdown
After a controversial ruling, the two boxers will fight again in Las Vegas on December 8th.
Pacquiao-Marquez Set for a 4th Showdown
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