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Chris Eubank Jr vs George Groves fight undercard, start time and prediction for World Boxing Super Series semi-final … – Evening Standard

Evening Standard Chris Eubank Jr vs George Groves fight undercard, start time and prediction for World Boxing Super Series semi-final …Evening StandardES Sport. Getty Images. Chris Eubank Jr and George Groves have sold out Manchester Arena for their World Boxing Super Series semi-final on Saturday. The two are fighting for a shot at the Muhammad Ali Trophy in May's final, …

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Boxing fever grips Thailand’s boys but doctors raise health concerns – Reuters

Reuters Boxing fever grips Thailand's boys but doctors raise health concernsReutersBURIRAM, Thailand (Reuters) – Loud cheers erupt as two boys trade punches at a boxing ring in Thailand's northeastern province of Buriram. Methas Charojram (C), 7, who is a child boxer, prepares for his Thai boxing match at a temple in Buriram province …and more » More: continued here

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Filipino boxing legends meet Ringstar – Fox Sports Asia

Fox Sports Asia Filipino boxing legends meet RingstarFox Sports AsiaRingstar Boxing, Asia's fastest growing media property with a broadcast footprint of over 500 million viewers in over 40 countries, went on a successful media tour in Manila, Philippines recently, meeting boxing legends and champions such as Senator … More: continued here

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Boxing: Santa Maria’s Karlos Balderas prepares for primetime – Lompoc Record

Lompoc Record Boxing: Santa Maria's Karlos Balderas prepares for primetimeLompoc RecordSanta Maria native Karlos Balderas' boxing career has gotten off to a spectacular start. The 2016 Olympian has fought in three bouts as a pro and has three first-round knockouts. Those three victories have led him to Saturday night. Then, the rising … More: continued here

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Cryotherapy for boxers – Boxing News Online

Boxing News Online Cryotherapy for boxersBoxing News OnlineFIGHTERS are increasingly using cryotherapy as part of their training camps. “It's really good for preventative [treatment], while they're training. You don't just have to wait for an injury to use a chamber, you can use it throughout,” explains Ruth … More: continued here

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Boxing Fever Grips Thailand’s Boys but Doctors Raise Health Concerns – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report Boxing Fever Grips Thailand's Boys but Doctors Raise Health ConcernsU.S. News & World ReportMethas Charojram (C), 7, who is a child boxer, prepares for his Thai boxing match at a temple in Buriram province, Thailand, February 2, 2018. REUTERS/Prapan Chankeaw Reuters. By Prapan Chankaew. BURIRAM, Thailand (Reuters) – Loud cheers erupt as two …and more » …

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First-time boxer rocks at rip-roaring Winter Fight Night – MLive.com

MLive.com First-time boxer rocks at rip-roaring Winter Fight NightMLive.comBut those first-time fighter anxieties were far more benefit than detriment, as Apley won his debut in the 21st annual Winter Fight Night hosted by Bay City's American Athletic Association boxing team. "You're walking into the unknown," AAA trainer Bob … More: continued here

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Worshippers find unorthodox homes in boxing rings, theaters – New Haven Register

Worshippers find unorthodox homes in boxing rings, theatersNew Haven RegisterSTAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — Every Sunday night, the punching bags come down and the cross goes up. And with that, Revolution Fitness, a popular spot in Stamford's South End for boxers to practice their jabs and hooks, transforms into a holy space. Folding …and more » More: continued here

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Rob Brant-Colby Courter middleweight bout set for March 9 – ESPN

ESPN Rob Brant-Colby Courter middleweight bout set for March 9ESPNIn 2017, Rob Brant was in position as a mandatory challenger in the middleweight division, but with the shot at a title still a ways off, he took a big gamble last year. Brant accepted an offer to enter the World Boxing Super Series eight-man super …and more » More: continued here

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Andre Dirrell-Jose Uzcategui rematch added to Deontay Wilder-Luis Ortiz card on March 3 – ESPN

BoxingScene.com Andre Dirrell-Jose Uzcategui rematch added to Deontay Wilder-Luis Ortiz card on March 3ESPNUzcategui protested the result but the Maryland State Athletic Commission upheld Clancy's ruling. Uzcategui also asked that the IBF, whose interim belt was at stake, order an immediate rematch, which it did, citing errors made by Clancy. Both boxers…Andre Dirrell vs. Jose Uzcategui is Official For Wilder-Ortiz …

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Staten Island gym trains 10-year-old female boxing champ | SILive … – SILive.com

SILive.com Staten Island gym trains 10-year-old female boxing champ | SILive …SILive.comSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Training to be a boxer since the age of five, Laila Zakirova pulls no punches when she says she one day hopes to compete in the Olympics. And why not? At just 10-years-old Laila has already won the 2017 Metropolitan Boxing …and more » More: continued …

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Commonwealth Games: Wales team aiming for more boxing glory – BBC Sport

BBC Sport Commonwealth Games: Wales team aiming for more boxing gloryBBC SportThe 23-year-old from Bargoed became the first Welsh woman to win a Commonwealth boxing medal with her middleweight bronze in 2014. The former footballer – who has played senior international football and was captain of Wales Under-19 – is eyeing up an …and more » More: continued here

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Floyd Mayweather confirms talks started over fighting return… but won’t reveal if it’s boxing or UFC – The Sun

MMAWeekly (blog) Floyd Mayweather confirms talks started over fighting return… but won't reveal if it's boxing or UFCThe SunThe retired champ hung up his gloves with an unblemished record of 50-0 after defeating Conor McGregor in the richest fight in boxing history. Floyd Mayweather is locked in talks to return to fighting. Getty – Contributor. 3. Floyd Mayweather is locked …

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