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Chinese boxer Zou Shiming fights to save eyesight and career

Jan 12, 2018 - 3:52 PM

The two-time Olympic gold medalist may never fight again due to eye injuries

ROAD TO RECOVERY. Despite suffering eye injuries which are likely to end his career, Zou Shiming reassures his fans "I'm still me." File photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Zou Shiming suffers shock KO loss in first title defense

Jul 28, 2017 - 11:52 PM

Zou Shiming loses the WBO flyweight title as he s stunned in the 11th round by Japan s Sho Kimura

UPSET LOSS. Zou Shiming was fighting for the first time as a pro without head trainer Freddie Roach or promoter Top Rank. File photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Magdaleno outboxes Donaire to win junior featherweight title

Nov 06, 2016 - 11:27 AM

Jessie Magdaleno wins a unanimous decision over Nonito Donaire Jr on the undercard of Pacquiao vs Vargas in Las Vegas

NEW CHAMP. Nonito Donaire Jr loses his WBO junior featherweight title after being outboxed by unbeaten southpaw Jessie Magdaleno. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Pacquiao signs with Chinese apparel brand ANTA

Nov 05, 2016 - 5:59 PM

ANTA replaces Nike as the official outfitter of Manny Pacquiao ahead of his challenge of WBO welterweight champ Jessie Vargas

FIGHT ON. Manny Pacquiao wears a team jacket designed by Anta with the slogan "Fight On" emblazoned across the front. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Chinese boxing star Zou to reign in 'Shiming Dynasty'

Mar 06, 2015 - 2:01 PM

When he is in the ring I will want to hurt him to try to kill him says Zou Shiming ahead of his clash with IBF flyweight titleholder Amnat Ruenroeng in Macau

READY FOR WAR. Two-time Olympic champion Zou Shiming (L) and IBF flyweight titleholder Amnat Ruenroeng (R) will fight on March 7 in Macau. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

New SAF commander, Filipinos in Forbes’ list, Pacquiao's ultimate fight | The wRap

Mar 04, 2015 - 7:42 PM

President Aquino appoints a new Special Action Force chief Henry Sy is the richest Filipino in the latest Forbes billionaires list Manny Pacquiao prepares for the “fight of his life”

Zou aims to put China on world map

Feb 04, 2015 - 5:39 PM

Zou says his ultimate dream is to make it big in the United States and fight in Las Vegas for a world title

Shiming Zou Of China celebrates after winning the 30Men's Light Flyweight (49kg) Final Bout for the London 2012 Olympic Games Boxing.   File photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA File photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

Ana Julaton’s boxing return remains on hold

Jan 20, 2015 - 3:52 PM

Due to a lack of opponent Julaton will no longer be part of the event headlined by a flyweight championship clash between Amnat Ruenroeng and Zou Shiming

Ana Julaton's return to the boxing ring in 2015 will be slightly delayed as her camp tries to find an opponent for her. Photo from Julaton's official website

Chinese boxing pioneer Zou Shiming gets first world title shot

Dec 18, 2014 - 4:04 AM

Two time Olympic gold medalist Zou Shiming will face IBF flyweight titleholder Amnat Rueonroeng on March 7 despite having only been a professional for less than two years

PIONEER. Zou Shiming (R) lands a right on Kwanpichit Onesongthaigym in his most recent fight. Photo by Xaume Olleros/AFP

Nonito Donaire may return March 8 in Macau

Dec 06, 2014 - 1:54 PM

Former pound for pound entrant Nonito Donaire Jr could return to action in Macau for his first fight since losing by knockout to Nicholas Walters

Nonito Donaire Jr gestures to the crowd after the Walters weigh-in. File photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Brian Viloria returns Saturday, eyes championship in 2015

Dec 04, 2014 - 6:38 PM

Former two division champion Brian Viloria faces Mexican Armando Vazquez this weekend but targets another shot at a world title in 2015

HAWAIIAN PUNCHED. Brian Viloria (R) relishes a rematch with Juan Estrada (L), but has other options on his mind. Photo by Dale de la Rey/AFP

'Pacman' Pacquiao expected to gobble up Algieri

Nov 21, 2014 - 11:43 AM

Few believe eight weight world champion Manny Pacquiao will be seriously troubled by Chris Algieri

ENTER THE PACMAN. Manny Pacquiao shows off his physique after Wednesday's workout. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Pacquiao sells PPVs, but Zou makes Macau boxing possible

Nov 20, 2014 - 8:35 PM

Manny Pacquiao may be headlining but two time Olympic gold medal winner Zou Shiming has been the driving force behind pro boxing s rise in China

GOLDEN BOXER. Zou Shiming's success has given rise to the sport of boxing in China. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Boxing: China's Zou Shiming stops Yokthong in Macau

Feb 23, 2014 - 3:35 AM

Chinese flyweight Zou Shiming took the next step towards a world title shot when he registered the first stoppage win of his professional career against Thailand s Yokthong Kokietgym on Saturday

CHINA CHIN CHECKER. Zou Shiming celebrates his victory over Harry Tanamor of the Philippines in their 2007 AIBA World Boxing Championships finals bout in Chicago, Illinois. Photo by Tannen Maury/EPA

Pacquiao tabs former champs Holt, Forbes for sparring; Roach predicts easier rematch

Feb 21, 2014 - 8:46 PM

There will be no easy sparring for eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao as he prepares for his April 12 rematch with WBO welterweight titleholder Timothy Bradley in Las Vegas Nev

TOUGH SPARRING. Kendall Holt (left) and Steve Forbes (right) highlight an accomplished roster for Pacquiao's sparring regimen. Photos from AFP

Boxing: China's Zou Shiming fast-tracked towards world title shot

Feb 21, 2014 - 2:25 PM

Chinese boxer Zou Shiming is being fast tracked towards a world title fight in November less than two years after turning professional

GOLDEN TOUCH. Zou Shiming celebrates his victory over Harry Tanamor of the Philippines in their 2007 AIBA World Boxing Championships finals bout in Chicago, Illinois. Photo by Tannen Maury/EPA

Brian Viloria to face McJoe Arroyo on March 29 in Vegas

Feb 20, 2014 - 5:56 PM

Former two division titleholder Brian Viloria will make his first ring appearance in nearly a year when he faces unbeaten Puerto Rican prospect McJoe Arroyo on March 29 in Las Vegas

VILORIA IS BACK. Former two-division world champion Brian Viloria will return on March 29 in Las Vegas. Photo by Ryan Songalia

Zou wins easily in pro debut

Apr 07, 2013 - 9:36 AM

After winning his professional debut Zou Shiming said he was eyeing up a world title

Viloria's legacy run resumes in Macao

Apr 05, 2013 - 9:41 AM

Brian Viloria resumes his legacy run this weekend when he faces Mexican Juan Francisco Estrada in Macao