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Tyson Fury to ‘go elsewhere’ as heavyweight gives up on British boxing licence – ESPN

ESPN Tyson Fury to 'go elsewhere' as heavyweight gives up on British boxing licenceESPNFormer world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury is adamant he will no longer campaign for the British Boxing Board of Control to reinstate his licence, claiming instead he'll go elsewhere. The unbeaten Fury, who stunned the sport in November 2015 by …Tyson Fury says he's no longer seeking British …

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Chelsea’s Eden ‘McGregor’ Hazard shows off boxing moves in training – ESPN FC (blog)

ESPN FC (blog) Chelsea's Eden 'McGregor' Hazard shows off boxing moves in trainingESPN FC (blog)While training with the Belgium national team, the Chelsea star was filmed by Michy Batshuayi throwing a tight sequence of jabs while limbering up for a gym session. Suitably impressed with his teammate's pugilism skills, Batshuayi added the caption …and more » More: continued here

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Ex-Sports Minister eulogises boxing great late Col Slater – Myjoyonline.com

Ex-Sports Minister eulogises boxing great late Col SlaterMyjoyonline.comAmbassador Amarkai Amarteifio, a former Minister for Youth and Sports, wants to see Ghanaian boxing ring officials emulate the legendary Col George Slater who will be buried today in Accra. In a tribute to Col. Slater who passed on some months back … More: continued here

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Boxing Manager Melts Down At Press Conference: “I Fuck Your Wife … – Deadspin

Deadspin Boxing Manager Melts Down At Press Conference: "I Fuck Your Wife …DeadspinChris Eubank Jr. and Avni Yildirim will fight this weekend at 168 pounds, but the best fight of the event took place this morning, when Yildirim's manager went …Video: Boxing manager goes on profanity-laced tirade at press conferenceBloody ElbowWatch This Boxing Manager Absolutely Lose it During Presser: 'IF*ck Your …

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Hearn hopes for Whyte-Breazeale

Promoter Eddie Hearn is hoping to agree a heavyweight fight between Dillian Whyte and Dominic Breazeale for the Anthony Joshua-Kubrat Pulev undercard. More: continued here

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Rio Ferdinand’s Boxing debut is a Distasteful Cash Grab – BoxingScene.com

BoxingScene.com Rio Ferdinand's Boxing debut is a Distasteful Cash GrabBoxingScene.comHaving played football all my life and started boxing at a relatively late age I have a fairly astute idea of what might await Rio Ferdinand ahead of his pro debut. The 38-year-old former Manchester United and England defender is currently training for … More: continued here

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Wilder to now face Stiverne

Deontay Wilder will now face the man he took his world heavyweight title from, Bermane Stiverne, in his next title defence. More: continued here

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Arum uncertain on Pacquiao’s boxing career: ‘Manny’s being groomed to be president’ – Philippine Star

Philippine Star Arum uncertain on Pacquiao's boxing career: 'Manny's being groomed to be president'Philippine StarMANILA, Philippines – A still-clueless Bob Arum recently spoke about Manny Pacquiao's boxing future, again saying he has no idea about the Filipino icon's plans to return to the ring. Appearing as a guest in Everlast.com's TalkBox podcast, the veteran …and more » More: continued here

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Facing Crolla: John Murray

Ahead of Anthony Crolla against Ricky Burns, live on Sky Sports, we ask fellow Manchester favourite John Murray what it is like to face ‘Million Dollar’. More: continued here

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David Haye will QUIT boxing if he loses Tony Bellew rematch — or even only wins it narrowly – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk David Haye will QUIT boxing if he loses Tony Bellew rematch — or even only wins it narrowlyMirror.co.ukDavid Haye has vowed to retire from boxing unless he can beat Tony Bellew “emphatically” in their heavyweight grudge rematch. The Hayemaker was beaten in a huge upset last March after rupturing an Achilles tendon mid-fight, but now has an opportunity …Tony Bellew …

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Mikey Garcia vs. Jorge Linares Ordered By The WBC – BoxingScene.com

BoxingScene.com Mikey Garcia vs. Jorge Linares Ordered By The WBCBoxingScene.comAt their ongoing convention in Baku, the World Boxing Council has ordered a mandatory fight between WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (37-0, 30 KOs) and WBC Diamond lightweight champion Jorge Linares (43-3, 27 KOs). In his last fight, Garcia …and more » More: continued here

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Dedication pays off as Gonzalez signs boxing contract with Elvis Grant Phillips – The Galt Herald

The Galt Herald Dedication pays off as Gonzalez signs boxing contract with Elvis Grant PhillipsThe Galt HeraldWithin a matter of weeks, Phillips liked what he saw and offered Gonzalez a boxing contract. On Sept. 23, Gonzalez signed a multi-year contract in Los Angeles with Phillips' management company that has the potential to take the 27-year-old boxer to … More: continued …

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Bob Arum opens up on Manny Pacquiao’s absence from boxing – GiveMeSport

GiveMeSport Bob Arum opens up on Manny Pacquiao's absence from boxingGiveMeSportPacquiao is one of the greatest boxers of all-time. That is a safe statement to say. He is the only eight-division world champion in the history of boxing by winning eleven major world titles and being the first boxer to win the lineal championship in …and more » More: continued here

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Video: Boxing manager goes on profanity-laced tirade at press conference – Bloody Elbow

Bloody Elbow Video: Boxing manager goes on profanity-laced tirade at press conferenceBloody ElbowThe World Boxing Super Series 168-pound tournament continues this weekend with a matchup in Stuttgart, Germany between Chris Eubank Jr. (25-1, 19 KOs) and the undefeated Avni Yildirim (16-0, 10 KOs), who has spent most of his career fighting in …Eubank v Yildrim boxing press conference descends into chaosLiverpool …

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Miller On Boxing: It Isn’t That Easy To Turn Over Presidency – Bahamas Tribune

Bahamas Tribune Miller On Boxing: It Isn't That Easy To Turn Over PresidencyBahamas Tribune#WELLINGTON Miller has served as president of the Bahamas Amateur Boxing Federation since 2000. But while he's ready to turn over the reigns to his successor, he admits that the process is not that easy. #After revisiting their constitution two years …and more » More: continued here

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