One week after pulling out of an Oct. 29 fight with former champion Wladimir Klitschko (64-4-0, 53 KOs), heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (25-0-0, 18 KO’s) has tested positive for cocaine, according to ESPN.com’s Dan Rafael.
Canadian flyweight boxer Mandy Bujold once again endured a heartbreaking ending to her Olympic dreams.
As a child, 18-year-old lightweight Louise “Lil Pacquiao” Reyes (7-3-0, 3 KOs) was drawn to Iron Mike Tyson’s ineffable quality for ruthless aggression.
The opening ceremonies of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games are hours away. This year, male boxers are competing without headgear for the first time since 1984.
Muhammad Ali, who became a three-time heavyweight champion, passed away late Friday evening in Phoenix, Arizona.