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For the Cayman Islands’ Brandy Barnes, boxing is not about the medals, it’s about respect. – ESPN

ESPN For the Cayman Islands' Brandy Barnes, boxing is not about the medals, it's about respect.ESPNAt first glance, it's easy to dismiss Brandy Barnes' debut at the Women's boxing World Championships as a disappointment. The results sheet would certainly record it as such for the boxer from the Cayman Islands, who competes in the lightest (48kg … More: continued here

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For the Cayman Island’s Brandy Barnes, boxing is not about the medals, it’s about respect. – ESPN

ESPN For the Cayman Island's Brandy Barnes, boxing is not about the medals, it's about respect.ESPNAt first glance, it's easy to dismiss Brandy Barnes' debut at the Women's boxing World Championships as a disappointment. The results sheet would certainly record it as such for the boxer from the Cayman Islands, who competes in the lightest (48kg … More: continued here

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Floyd Mayweather’s fight with Tenshin Nasukawa is back ON as boxing legend agrees to exhibition – talkSPORT.com

talkSPORT.com Floyd Mayweather's fight with Tenshin Nasukawa is back ON as boxing legend agrees to exhibitiontalkSPORT.comBut the American boxing legend then cancelled the fight after claiming he had been misled about the nature and conditions of the bout. However, it seems as though the contest is now back on, with Mayweather agreeing to a three-round contest. “We're …BOXING/ Promoter insists …

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Whyte confronts Chisora again

Dillian Whyte and Derek Chisora traded heated words as they filmed another ‘The Gloves Are Off’, two years after their explosive first confrontation in front of the cameras. More: continued here

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Somalia’s first boxing tournament in 40 years held – africanews

africanews Somalia's first boxing tournament in 40 years heldafricanews“The reasons we are organizing this boxing tournament after 40 years may include the fact that the country's situation is better, whether in terms of security or politics, we think there is a real change'', said Awil Gelle Ahmed, Second Vice President …and more » More: continued here

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Puerto Rican boxers Stephanie Pineiro and Ashleyann Lozada find normalcy through boxing after Hurricane Maria – ESPN

ESPN Puerto Rican boxers Stephanie Pineiro and Ashleyann Lozada find normalcy through boxing after Hurricane MariaESPNIn a training hall at New Delhi's Indira Gandhi Stadium on Friday, Stephanie Pineiro pounds the heavy bag with just one thing on her mind. "I just want to win gold. Nothing else," says Pineiro, who will make her debut for Puerto Rico at the …

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Boxing news: Floyd Mayweather’s fight with Tenshin Nasukawa is back ON but will be a kickboxing fight without kicks – talkSPORT.com

talkSPORT.com Boxing news: Floyd Mayweather's fight with Tenshin Nasukawa is back ON but will be a kickboxing fight without kickstalkSPORT.comFloyd Mayweather has confirmed he will fight rising kickboxing star Tenshin Nasukawa in Tokyo, but under a very modified rule set. The 50-0 boxing legend declared his intention to fight the 20-year-old in Japan on New Year's Eve earlier this month …

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Sky Live: Big Baby hits Kansas

Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller hunts down another heavyweight rival, with Brandon Rios and Claressa Shields also in action on this weekend’s Kansas bill, live on Sky Sports. More: continued here

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Boxing news: Anthony Ogogo on the brink of retiring from boxing due to eye injury nightmare – talkSPORT.com

talkSPORT.com Boxing news: Anthony Ogogo on the brink of retiring from boxing due to eye injury nightmaretalkSPORT.comAnthony Ogogo has hinted he could be about to step away from boxing as he continues to suffer the effects of a serious injury to his left eye. An Olympic bronze medallist in 2012, Ogogo has not fought professionally since October 2016, where he …

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BOXING/ Promoter insists Mayweather will fight MMA event – Asahi Shimbun

talkSPORT.com BOXING/ Promoter insists Mayweather will fight MMA eventAsahi ShimbunBoxing legend Floyd Mayweather's proposed fight against Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa will definitely go ahead on New Year's Eve, according to the CEO of the promotional company organizing the mixed martial arts event. After announcing he …Boxing news: Floyd Mayweather's fight with Tenshin Nasukawa is back ON but will be a kickboxing …

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Boxing – Japanese promoter insists Mayweather will compete at MMA event – The Star Online

The Star Online Boxing – Japanese promoter insists Mayweather will compete at MMA eventThe Star OnlineTOKYO (Reuters) – Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather's proposed fight against Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa will definitely go ahead on New Year's Eve, according to the CEO of the promotional company organising the mixed martial arts event.and more » More: continued here

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