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Theater Review: Mike Tyson takes off the gloves in tell-all solo 'Undisputed Truth'

Mike Tyson tells all in his one-man show 'Undisputed Truth' at San Francisco's Orpheum Theatre.


Manny Pacquiao refuses to fight in the US due to high taxes

Boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao will make millions no matter where he chooses to have his next professional bout, but the athlete is reportedly not interested in entertaining any offers at American venues.


Slideshow: Year in Pictures: 2012 Sports


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Report: Wife wants Pacquiao to quit

Manny Pacquiao's wife, Jinkee, was reportedly restrained after seeing Pacquiao go down, screaming and crying as he remained motionless for a couple of minutes.


Juan Manuel Marquez knocks out Manny Pacquiao in sixth round

Manny Pacquiao vs. Juan Manuel Marquez

The 39-year-old from Mexico lands a jarring right hand as the former welterweight champion from the Philippines is moving forward just before the bell. Manny Pacquiao was seeking to definitively affirm Saturday night the judging that gave him two decisions and a draw in his three tight fights against rival Juan Manuel Marquez at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.


Manny Pacquiao Faces a Fight Against Time

As he faces Juan Manuel Marquez on Saturday for the fourth time, Manny Pacquiao, 33, may be on the cusp of a moment all boxers experience — the realization that it’s no longer wise to keep going.


Ex-boxer 'Macho' Camacho dies after shooting

Hector Camacho

Hector "Macho" Camacho was a brash fighter with a mean jab and an aggressive style, launching himself furiously against some of the biggest names in boxing. And his bad-boy persona was not entirely an act, with a history of legal scrapes that began in his teens and continued throughout his life. The man who once starred at the pinnacle of boxing, winning several world titles, died Saturday back in the Puerto Rican town of Bayamon where he was born, ambushed in a parking lot in a car where packets of cocaine were found.


Boxer Hector 'Macho' Camacho is brain dead, doctor says

Hector Camacho

Hector "Macho" Camacho, the famed Puerto Rican boxer, is clinically "brain dead," a doctor said Thursday. A gunman shot him in the face two days ago while he was seated in a black Ford Mustang in front of a bar in his hometown of Bayamon, Puerto Rico.


Former boxer 'Macho' Camacho shot in Puerto Rico

Hector Camacho

Police in Puerto Rico say former boxing champion Hector "Macho" Camacho has been shot and critically wounded.


Ukraine president's party on course for election win

Ukrainian President

Ukrainian President Victor Yanukovich's party was on Monday on course to secure a parliamentary majority after an election, but will face an opposition boosted by resurgent nationalists and a liberal party led by boxing champion Vital Kitsch.

Senh: Boxing champion.


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