professional boxing

(redirected from Pro boxing)
Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.professional boxing - boxing for money
sport - the occupation of athletes who compete for pay
boxing, pugilism, fisticuffs - fighting with the fists
References in periodicals archive ?
I receive so many Facebook messages from youngsters who want to join pro boxing after watching me fight in Britain.
I feel the time is right for me to pursue a pro boxing career and I can't wait for the big fights ahead," added the Barry-born fighter.
th] Fight Club OC show is so big that promoter Roy Englebrecht has decided to open The Hangar doors early so fight fans will have a chance to see all the pro boxing and pro mma bouts and still get home at a decent hour!
Lithuania's London 2012 bronze medallist Evaldas Petrauskas arrived fresh from a series of great performances in AIBA Pro Boxing but was clearly beaten by the Tyne's hero.
Meanwhile, Taylor's fellow Irish lightweight David Oliver Joyce has been declared the winner of his AIBA Pro Boxing bout with Brazilian Olympian Robson Conceicao.
5kg and was just 16 years old, under the age limit for pro boxing.
The fighter from Washington, District of Columbia in the United States has racked up 24 straight victories, 13 via knockouts, since turning pro on June 6, 2011 or just under four years in his short pro boxing career.
He took a break from acting in the early 1990s, finishing a three-year pro boxing career with six wins and two draws.
He took a break from acting in the early 1990s, finishing a threeyear pro boxing career with six wins and two draws.
London 2012 Olympians Selby and Evans were expected to miss out on Glasgow 2014 due to their commitments with the International Boxing Association's new Pro Boxing competition.
He served as a pro boxing official for more than 30 years.