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Im not looking for a career in boxing — Rio Ferdinand

Former Manchester United star Rio Ferdinand says his surprise move into boxing may only last one fight. Ferdinand, who retired from football in 2015, last month announced, his decision to step into the ring and said he had ambitions of challenging for a title. But the 38-year-old, who also played for England,

Rio Ferdinand: Retired Manchester United legend launch pro boxing career

Rio Ferdinand is launching a new career as a professional boxer, two years after he retired from soccer. The 38-year-old's move into the ring is being backed by betting company Betfair, which announced the news on Tuesday.   "I'm doing this because it's a challenge," he said. "I've won titles and now I'm

Rio Ferdinand loses mother to cancer

Janice St Fort, the mother of Rio and Anton Ferdinand has died after a battle with cancer. The 58-year-old passed away in hospital with her family at her bedside. This sad news comes just two years, after former Manchester United defender Rio lost his wife to breast cancer. “We are heartbroken to announce