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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali remembered on 80th birthday

WASHINGTON: The life and legacy of boxing legend Muhammad Ali has been remembered on his 80th birthday anniversary. Considered the greatest boxer in the world, Cassius Marcellus Clay was born on January 17, 1942 in Kentucky. He later converted to

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali’s sketches up for auction

NEW YORK: A rare collection of sketches and paintings by American boxer Muhammad Ali – who loved to draw between fights – is going up for auction in New York next week. The 24-piece collection, many of them in cartoon

Philippines’ boxer Manny Pacquiao to run for president in 2022

MANILA: Philippine boxer-turned-politician Manny Pacquiao announced he will run for president in 2022, ending months of speculation about whether the fighter would seek the country’s top job. “The time is now … we are ready to rise to the challenge

Boxer Amir Khan furious after being removed from US flight

NEWARK: Pakistan-origin British boxer Amir Khan was removed from a flight in the United States after a reported row over face coverings. Amir Khan said he had been taken off the American Airlines plane along with a colleague by police

Boxer Amir Khan declines joining politics in Pakistan

LONDON: Pakistan-origin British boxer Amir Khan has denied any plans to enter politics in Pakistan. In a tweet, Amir Khan said he has discussed with his advisory team and will decline any offer to enter politics in Pakistan. He said

Boxer Amir Khan expresses readiness to participate in Pakistani politics

LONDON: British Pakistani boxer Amir Khan has expressed readiness to participate in Pakistani politics. The boxer took to Twitter and wrote that I would love to help the country. “Maybe one day I will consider entering politics,” he wrote. 1/4

Boxer Amir Khan offers building to treat coronavirus patients

LONDON: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan has offered his under-construction building in London to be converted into a makeshift hospital amid coronavirus outbreak. The boxer offered the four-storey building to UK’s National Health Service (NHS) to accommodate COVID-19 patients as part

CM Balochistan lauds Waseem for his victory against Filipino boxer

QUETTA: Chief Minister of Balochistan, Jam Kamal on Monday lauded international flyweight boxer Muhammad Waseem and reiterated his support to boxing in the province. Jam Kamal appreciated the Boxer over his recent victory against the Philippine boxer in the International