Floyd Mayweather in defensive mode  against  Manny Pacquiao  during their welterweight unification boxing bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Photo:  John Gurzinski/AFP/Getty Images

There were not enough superlatives to describe the excitement in the lead-up to the super fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, but in th(...)

Filipino graphic artist and barista Zach Yonzon, draws the faces of  Manny Pacquiao and  Floyd Mayweather  on two  lattes in a coffee shop in Manila, Philippines. Photo: Ritchie B Tongo/EPA

Floyd Mayweather senses he landed a telling psychological blow on Manny Pacquiao during a decisive moment on their path to finally agreeing next Satur(...)

Jason Quigley has won his first three fights as a  professional and will be in action next on March 6th in Los Angeles. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Ireland amateur World Championship silver medallist, Jason Quigley, will know who he fights in his fourth professional bout next week. Quigley is to m(...)

Mexico’s Saúl Álvarez  takes a punch from Floyd Mayweather Jr of the US during their WBC/WBA  title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Photograph: Steve Marcus/Reuters

It was billed as one of the biggest fights in boxing history, with the promoters promising to break pay-per-view and revenue records. It was touted a(...)

Conor McGregor celebrates following his win against Max Holloway in their featherweight bout in Boston on Saturday. Photograph:  Jared Wickerham/Getty Images

Earlier this year he was queueing for the dole, but on Saturday night Conor McGregor was in Boston’s TD Garden, wearing little more than briefs and ho(...)