WBO re-scores fight in favour of Pacquiao

The WBO yesterday announced that its five-man judging panel review of Timothy Bradley’s controversial win over Manny Pacquiao on June 9 returned a unanimous decision for the Filipino congressman.

WBO to review Pacquiao vs Bradley

Timothy Bradley's controversial split-decision win over Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas is to be reviewed by the World Boxing Organisation (WBO).

Bradley took the WBO welterweight title from Pacquiao on the weekend after beating him on two of the judges’ cards 115-113, with the remaining judge giving it to the Filipino star by the same score.

Khan apologises to UK fans

Former light-welterweight world champion Amir Khan apologised in a statement to his British fans yesterday for the cancellation of his upcoming rematch with Lamont Peterson.

Peterson vs Khan II cancelled

Golden Boy Promotions has called off the eagerly anticipated rematch between Amir Khan and Lamont Peterson due to the US man’s failed drug test and the inability of the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) to rule on the matter quickly.

Peterson decision rests with Nevada Commission

The blockbuster rematch between Amir Khan and WBA and IBF light-welterweight ruler Lamont Peterson rests in the hands of the Nevada State Athletic  Commission (NSAC) after the Washington fighter failed a drugs test.