Latest boxing & mixed martial arts news
Maria Panina 8:21 AM Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke picked up his boxing career on Friday night in Moscow at 62 years old -- and beat his far younger opponent in the second round.
Commonwealth Games champion Shelley Watts is one fight away from a Women's World Championship boxing medal after outpointing Gulzhaina Ubbiniyazova in Jeju, South Korea.
Chenee Marrapodi Perth boxer Erin 'The Blueprint' McGowan is stepping into the ring for what is arguably the biggest female bout in Australian boxing history.
World heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko knocked out Bulgarian challenger Kubrat Pulev with a fierce left hook in the fifth round on Saturday to retain his IBF title and end his opponent's unbeaten record.
Daniel Lane The last time future Hall of Fame boxer Roy Jones jnr flew out of Sydney he'd been KO'd by Danny Green in what was billed as the biggest bout in the nation's history and, when he recovered, he alleged the Australian "cheated" to gain victory.
Daniel Lane Roy Jones jnr was adamant American superstar Floyd Mayweather jnr would consider Anthony Mundine as the perfect opponent to defend his world junior middleweight titles against because he'd view the Australian as "old and out of his prime".
Phil Lutton Anthony Mundine's upset of former unbeaten prospect Sergey Rabchenko sent the twittersphere into a tizz over a possible meeting with pound-for-pound kingpin Floyd Mayweather. Meanwhile, back on Planet Earth, here's what it all means...
Republic of Ireland football chiefs came to the defence of assistant manager Roy Keane following reports he allegedly attacked a member of the public outside the team's hotel 48 hours before their European Championship qualifier against Scotland.
Bernard Hopkins will return to the ring despite suffering a crushing defeat over the weekend to Russian Sergey Kovalev, the 49-year-old former champion said on Tuesday.
Simon White He's the handsome WA athlete with an Italian surname, signed to one of the biggest-name teams in his sport and hoping the next 18 months can deliver a multi-million payday and a much sought-after world title.
Goya Dmytryshchak Underworld figure Mick Gatto traded punches with three-time world boxing champion Anthony "The Man" Mundine in a full-size ring in the lounge room of his Lower Plenty home on Saturday.
Rachel Olding It isn't just Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping going head-to-head in the infamous octagon cage.
Michael Carayannis Robert Whittaker's honeymoon has been put on hold as he jumps into the octagon less than two weeks after marrying.
Adrian Warren Successful dual sports star Anthony Mundine reckons Jarryd Hayne will find it a lot easier to make the transition from rugby league to the NFL than if he was switching to a sport for individuals.