Boxing

Evidence of competitive Boxing can be traced back to ancient civilisations in Rome, Greece and Egypt. Professional Boxing however was formed in the early twentieth century and is now an Olympic sport. Some of sport’s most iconic figures have come from professional Boxing, none more illustrious than Mohammed Ali, who arguably became the most significant figure in Boxing history. Other important Boxing fighters include Mike Tyson, Carlos Monzon, Roberto Duran, Marvin Hagler and Oscar De La Hoya.

Last updated: 30 November, 2011

Boxing Articles

How I learned to embrace boxing, the thinking man’s sport

How I learned to embrace boxing, the thinking man’s sport

by , 23 Jun 2018

By midlife my hamstrings were tearing so easily I had to find a new way to exercise; something that didn’t involve running.

Horn considers future after Crawford loss, but Mundine not in mind

Horn considers future after Crawford loss, but Mundine not in mind

by , 12 Jun 2018

After his first loss as a professional fighter, Jeff Horn (18-1-1) – the former WBO welterweight champion of the world – is considering his next step.

The Hornet fails to sting in brave Vegas showing

The Hornet fails to sting in brave Vegas showing

by , 10 Jun 2018

Jeff Horn has suffered the first defeat of his professional boxing career.

Jeff Horn loses welterweight title to Terence Crawford

Jeff Horn loses welterweight title to Terence Crawford

by , 10 Jun 2018

Jeff Horn’s reign as WBO welterweight champion has come to a crashing end at the hands of Terence Crawford, who claimed the belt with an utterly dominant display on Sunday (AEST) in Las Vegas.

Jeff Horn vs Terence Crawford: WBO World Welterweight Championship live round-by-round updates, blog, highlights

Jeff Horn vs Terence Crawford: WBO World Welterweight Championship live round-by-round updates, blog, highlights

by , 10 Jun 2018 Popular article! Video

Result: Jeff Horn’s reign as WBO welterweight champion has come to a crashing end at the hands of Terence Crawford, who claimed the belt with an utterly dominant display on Sunday (AEST) in Las Vegas.

How to watch Jeff Horn vs Terence Crawford online or on TV in Australia: Boxing live stream

How to watch Jeff Horn vs Terence Crawford online or on TV in Australia: Boxing live stream

by , 10 Jun 2018

Jeff Horn and Terrence Crawford will put it all on the line on Sunday, June 10 when the duo square off for the WBO Welterweight title in Las Vegas. This is The Roar‘s guide to streaming the fight online and watching it on TV.

Horn’s weigh-in nearly derails title fight

Horn’s weigh-in nearly derails title fight

by , 9 Jun 2018

Jeff Horn has accused promoters Top Rank of playing “tricks” with the official scales after failing to make the weight at the first attempt for his mandatory world title defence against Terence Crawford.

Jeff Horn vs Terrence Crawford start time: When does Jeff Horn defend the welterweight title? date, venue, key information

Jeff Horn vs Terrence Crawford start time: When does Jeff Horn defend the welterweight title? date, venue, key information

by , 9 Jun 2018

The biggest day in Australian combat sports history will see Jeff Horn attempt to defend his WBO welterweight title against Terrence Crawford. The main event is scheduled to start at around 12:30pm (AEST), with the bout held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Horn vs Crawford: History set to repeat in Vegas

Horn vs Crawford: History set to repeat in Vegas

by , 9 Jun 2018

WBO Welterweight Champion Jeff Horn is defending his title against Terence Crawford this Sunday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

Terence Crawford’s trainer sets Aussie media ban ahead of Horn encounter

Terence Crawford’s trainer sets Aussie media ban ahead of Horn encounter

by , 6 Jun 2018

Terence Crawford’s camp has put up the shutters to Australian media, refusing all interview requests from travelling reporters ahead of his clash with Jeff Horn.


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