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Boxing ring girls fear they could be SACKED after grid girl axe – Daily Star

Daily Star Boxing ring girls fear they could be SACKED after grid girl axeDaily StarClose Modal Dialog. This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button. “It's obviously worrying for everyone”. Danielle Hanson. F1's new owners Liberty Media have chosen to axe the popular grid …and more » More: continued …

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Debate: Haye-Bellew revisited?

Sky Sports expert Johnny Nelson says Lawrence Okolie’s clash with Isaac Chamberlain can be compared to Tony Bellew’s own domestic battle with David Haye. More: continued here

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Fury stripped of Ring heavyweight title – ESPN

SkySports Fury stripped of Ring heavyweight titleESPN12 and the reinstatement of his boxing licence on Jan. 19, Ring gave the heavyweight a deadline of Jan. 31 to announce a new opponent — something that failed to materialise. "We at The Ring would like to make it clear that this decision had not been …Tyson Fury stripped of THE RING titleSkySportsEXCLUSIVE …

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Nevada boxers eager to entertain home crowd – Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal Nevada boxers eager to entertain home crowdReno Gazette JournalTheir time to be college athletes is running short for a pair of seniors on the Nevada boxing club team. One, Zach Smith, has been boxing for four years for Nevada and is intent on winning a national championship. The other, Dylan Raatz, has never had … More: continued …

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‘Matar o morir,’ the ballad of ‘Zurdo’ Ramirez – ESPN

'Matar o morir,' the ballad of 'Zurdo' RamirezESPNIt's worth noting that Gilberto's own future — at 26, now 36-0, the first 168-pound world titleholder in Mexico's glorious boxing history, and the star of an ESPN card this Saturday night — seemed less probable than any Hollywood time-travel concept …and more » More: continued here

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Boxing is changing the lives of Parkinson’s patients – South Valley Journal

South Valley Journal Boxing is changing the lives of Parkinson's patientsSouth Valley JournalAlthough not a cure, she said the non-contact boxing has had benefits. Rock Steady Boxing-Wasatch Front trainees have seen improvement in their symptoms. “I am a medical social worker and have been involved with quality care and hospice for almost 20 … More: continued here

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Historic boxing drama about race, adversity and triumph opens at Forum – Wichita Eagle

Wichita Eagle Historic boxing drama about race, adversity and triumph opens at ForumWichita Eagle“The Royale” is a fictionalized version of the rise of boxer Jack Johnson, whom documentarian Ken Burns called “the most famous and the most notorious African-American on Earth” for 13 years at the turn of the 20th century. “He was flamboyant as all … More: continued here

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Yunier Dorticos, Murat Gassiev looking for a place in the cruiserweight World Boxing Super Series final – ESPN

WBN – World Boxing News Yunier Dorticos, Murat Gassiev looking for a place in the cruiserweight World Boxing Super Series finalESPN"The World Boxing Super Series is a great tournament that gives me the opportunity to unify all the cruiserweight titles. On Saturday, I am going to take another step towards that dream in front of my proud countrymen," Gassiev said. …

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Courting Gangsters: AIBA elects interim president linked to heroin trade, organized crime – Bloody Elbow

Bloody Elbow Courting Gangsters: AIBA elects interim president linked to heroin trade, organized crimeBloody ElbowThe Amateur International Boxing Association (AIBA) has named one of the alleged leading criminals involved in the heroin trade as its interim president, pending elections in November. Gafur Rakhimov, AIBA's longest serving vice-president, was promoted … More: continued here

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Boxing workout franchise opens first location in central Pa. – PennLive.com

Boxing workout franchise opens first location in central Pa.PennLive.comBoxing and kickboxing workout franchise, Title Boxing Club is expected to open in March at the Hampden Terminal at 4434 Carlisle Pike. Franchise owner, Peter Clifford said when he was looking for a new business opportunity, he looked at a number of … More: continued here

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This isn’t our first round; Corpus Christi is steeped in rich boxing history – Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Corpus Christi Caller-Times This isn't our first round; Corpus Christi is steeped in rich boxing historyCorpus Christi Caller-TimesSince the 80s, boxing fans would flock to the Memorial Coliseum to see a boxing match before the venue was demolished in 2010. About 17 world champions — including seven inductees into the Boxing Hall of Fame — fought inside the Coliseum, according …

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Tyson Fury stripped of Ring magazine heavyweight boxing title – ESPN

ESPN Tyson Fury stripped of Ring magazine heavyweight boxing titleESPN12 and the reinstatement of his boxing licence on Jan. 19, Ring gave the heavyweight a deadline of Jan. 31 to announce a new opponent — something that failed to materialise. "We at The Ring would like to make it clear that this decision had not been …Tyson Fury stripped of …

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Haye: I’ve got a lot more to give

David Haye is confident that, following a successful operation, his injury woes are well behind him and is adamant that he still has a lot more to give ahead of his rematch with Tony Bellew. More: continued here

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Boxing on TV for free? Pay-per-view ‘pantomime’ must end, claims promoter – EXCLUSIVE – Express.co.uk

Express.co.uk Boxing on TV for free? Pay-per-view 'pantomime' must end, claims promoter – EXCLUSIVEExpress.co.ukHis clash with Bobby Jenkinson will headline an eight-fight card under the promotion of Dennis Hobson, who has overseen plenty of more high-profile boxers too. Hobson has promoted Ricky Hatton and David Haye but is now working at the grass-roots of the … More: continued here

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