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Profits keep growing for Mayweather-Pacquiao bout

...The first ticket has yet to be sold, but the richest fight in boxing history is getting richer by the day.New estimates show Floyd...Everybody knows about it now, even people who don't follow boxing. Plus we have a good economy, unlike in 2009 when people were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-03-24/profits-keep-growing
Holyfield to speak in Augusta

Boxing great Evander Holyfield is coming to Augusta next month.The former world heavyweight champion will be a speaker at this year's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-10/holyfield-speak-augusta
Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao to finally square off May 2

...in a welterweight showdown that will be boxing's richest fight ever. Mayweather himself...80 million.The fight, which matches boxing's two biggest attractions in recent...fighters together in their prime. Most boxing observers believe both have lost some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-20/floyd-mayweather-jr-manny-pa
Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao promote their long-awaited fight

...has stirred excitement far beyond the boxing community. He will get 60 percent of the purse in what is expected to be boxing's richest fight ever, a haul that...it, but there's little doubt that boxing fans will buy it. They want to see what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-03-11/floyd-mayweather-jr-
Big bills to view public documents discourage public access

...Oregon State Police demanded $4,000 to prepare, review and redact materials related to the investigation of the director of a boxing and martial arts regulatory commission.Whether roadblocks are created by authorities to discourage those seeking information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-14/big-bills-view-public-do
Fox Creek remains focused entering title game against Burke

...defense to be in position when Burke is able to move quickly on offense. Peckham said they also worked on securing the boards and boxing out, because the Bulldogs are capable of controlling the rebounding game with athletic players who can jump.Offensively...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-03-06/fox-creek-remains-foc
Trainer Freddie Roach already getting in shots at Floyd Mayweather

...bringing promoter Bob Arum and CBS chairman Les Moonves together for talks, said he and Pacquiao have a higher calling than just winning a fight."Manny will be performing a public service for boxing when he beats Floyd," Roach said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-03-05/trainer-freddie-roac
Gene Mann

...was a member of the Choir and the Barracca II Sunday School Class. Mr. Mann was a US Marine Corp Veteran, a member of the Boxing Club of Augusta and a former Golden Glove Contender. He retired from International Paper Corporation. Mr. Mann was preceded...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174377678
Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini to go into boxing hall of fame

...at his selection for the International Boxing Hall of Fame. "I don't know exactly...followed his late father, Lenny, into boxing and turned pro in 1979. He captured the...Nevada.Inductees were selected by the Boxing Writers Association and a panel of international...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-04/ray-boom-boom-mancini-go-boxing-h
Muhammad Ali 'home and resting' after being released from hospital

...infection ended Friday, a day before the boxing great celebrates his 73rd birthday.Ali...more than two weeks.Ali retired from boxing in 1981 and has focused on social causes...humanitarian causes and showcases his boxing career.He has waged a long-running...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-01-16/muhammad-ali-home-an