Wilder does some heavy lifting for US boxing

LAS VEGAS -- Before the fight, heavyweight champion Bermane (Be Ware) Stiverne told the world that, after his title defense against Deontay Wilder, the sports world would never hear about Wilder again. It may be the other way around.

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Manny Pacquiao named Miss Universe judge

Manny Pacquiao has been burned by judges before.

Now he'll become one.

The welterweight world champion was named Thursday as one of five judges for the Jan. 25 Miss Universe Pageant, which will occur in Doral, Fla., and be televised by NBC.

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Boxing, mixed martial arts could enjoy a big 2015

This year wasn't an extraordinary one for boxing and mixed martial arts fans, but the combat sports do have some momentum going into 2015.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has called out Manny Pacquiao (albeit with a repeat of conditions) to finally meet in ...