Manny Pacquiao rolls back years in split-decision win over Keith Thurman

Manny Pacquiao knocked down Keith Thurman in the first round and persevered for an exciting split-decision victory Saturday night at the MGM Grand Manny Pacquiao knocked down Keith Thurman in the first round and persevered for an exciting split-decision victory Saturday night, adding a third straight win to his career resurgence after turning 40 years old. Pacquiao (62-7-2) dropped his previously unbeaten opponent with a combination late in the first round, and the Pac-Man dominated the opening rounds with a …

Hugo Alfredo Santillan, 23, is second boxer to die from injuries in a week

Boxing has suffered its second death in less than a week after Argentinas Hugo Alfredo Dinamita Santillan died on Thursday from injuries sustained in the ring Professional boxing has suffered its second death in less than a week after Argentinian fighter Hugo Alfredo Dinamita Santillan died on Thursday from injuries sustained in the ring. He was 23. Santillans death comes only days after Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev died from injuries he suffered during a fight last Friday. The 28-year-old was …