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Floyd Mayweather is just begging for attention these days – Boxing News Online

Boxing News Online Floyd Mayweather is just begging for attention these daysBoxing News OnlineTo earn all that money in boxing is absolutely unbelievable, but lately he's making me cringe with his video of him walking into the cage and then his recent photoshopped image of him elbowing the bloody face of Conor McGregor. Floyd is an egomaniac …Sor Chitpatanna is …

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Boxing Fever Grips Thailand’s Boys, But Doctors Raise Health … – Voice of America

Voice of America Boxing Fever Grips Thailand's Boys, But Doctors Raise Health …Voice of AmericaLoud cheers erupt as two boys trade punches at a boxing ring in Thailand's northeastern province of Buriram. After dominating five rounds, the winner is declared; 11-year-old Nanthawat Promsod, who is better known by his boxing name — "Super Big …and more » More: continued here

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Boxing’s Olympic Future Hangs On Alleged Uzbek Crime Boss, Heroin Trafficker – RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty Boxing's Olympic Future Hangs On Alleged Uzbek Crime Boss, Heroin TraffickerRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyThe future of Olympic boxing hangs on Gafur Rakhimov — a controversial sports administrator blacklisted by the U.S. Treasury Department as “one of Uzbekistan's leading criminals” and an alleged key figure in the heroin trade. That's because Rakhimov …Alan Hubbard: Why boxing is on the ropes and facing an …

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Boxer Adrien Broner charged with misdemeanor sexual battery – ESPN

ESPN Boxer Adrien Broner charged with misdemeanor sexual batteryESPNFormer four-division world titleholder Adrien Broner was booked into Fulton County Jail in Atlanta on a misdemeanor sexual battery charge Tuesday morning, according to the facility's online records. According to the jail records, the incident occurred …Former champion boxer Adrien Broner arrested for sexual battery in an Atlanta mallCBSSports.comBoxing champ arrested for …

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Smith: I’m Super Series No 1

Callum Smith firmly believes he has “the beating” of George Groves or Chris Eubank Jr and intends to prove himself as the No 1 fighter in the World Boxing Super Series. More: continued here

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

AOL Boxing fever grips Thailand's boys but doctors raise health concerns …AOLBURIRAM, Thailand (Reuters) – Loud cheers erupt as two boys trade punches at a boxing ring in Thailand's northeastern province of Buriram. After dominating five rounds, the winner is declared; 11-year-old Nanthawat Promsod, who is better known by his …and more » More: continued here

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Boxing Fever Grips Thailand’s Boys, but Doctors Raise Health Concerns – Voice of America

Voice of America Boxing Fever Grips Thailand's Boys, but Doctors Raise Health ConcernsVoice of AmericaLoud cheers erupt as two boys trade punches at a boxing ring in Thailand's northeastern province of Buriram. After dominating five rounds, the winner is declared; 11-year-old Nanthawat Promsod, who is better known by his boxing name — "Super Big …and more » More: continued here

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Omar Figueroa Jr. faces DUI charge ahead of fight with Adrien Broner – ESPN

ESPN Omar Figueroa Jr. faces DUI charge ahead of fight with Adrien BronerESPNWhile former four-division world titleholder Adrien Broner faces a misdemeanor charge for sexual battery stemming from a Monday incident at an Atlanta shopping mall, his opponent for his next fight is also in legal hot water. Former lightweight world …and more » More: continued here

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Rising star and former Olympic boxer Karlos Balderas will fight in El Paso this week – El Paso Times

El Paso Times Rising star and former Olympic boxer Karlos Balderas will fight in El Paso this weekEl Paso TimesCLOSE. IBF World Featherweight Champion and El Pasoan Jennifer Han will make a mandatory defense of her title December 1, against #1 World Ranked contender Lizbeth Crespo, at the El Paso County Coliseum. RUBEN R. RAMIREZ/EL PASO TIMES … More: continued …

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Steve Bunce — My unbelievable day with Chris Eubank and son – ESPN

ESPN (press release) (blog) Steve Bunce — My unbelievable day with Chris Eubank and sonESPNThe murals are dreadful, the gym is cold, one ring is tiny, the paint is peeling from the walls and a rotten pair of stinking boxing gloves occupies the bench in the changing room. The subterranean world of Chris Eubank Jr. is a very long way …

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Adrien Broner charged with misdemeanor sexual battery – ESPN

ESPN Adrien Broner charged with misdemeanor sexual batteryESPNFormer four-division world titleholder Adrien Broner was booked into Fulton County Jail in Atlanta on a misdemeanor sexual battery charge Tuesday morning, according to the facility's online records. According to the jail records, the incident occurred …Former champion boxer Adrien Broner arrested for sexual battery in an Atlanta mallCBSSports.comBoxing champ arrested for groping …

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Boxing federation gets NCS’s seal of approval – New Vision

Boxing federation gets NCS's seal of approvalNew VisionThe National Council of Sports has welcomed the new Uganda Boxing Federation (UBF) team led by president elect Moses Muhangi. “We are aware of the elections held by the two factions of boxing with one at Kati-Kati and another at Lugogo, Kampala … More: continued here

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Boxing cannot get by on hype alone – The Times

The Times Boxing cannot get by on hype aloneThe TimesHype is no guarantee of a good fight. No matter how much excitement is created in the build-up, when the punches start to be thrown, it could turn out to be a stinker. Styles make fights may be one of boxing's oldest clichés, but that does not stop it …and more » …

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Broner booked for misdemeanor sexual battery – ESPN

ESPN Broner booked for misdemeanor sexual batteryESPNFormer four-division world titleholder Adrien Broner was booked into Fulton County Jail in Atlanta on a misdemeanor sexual battery charge Tuesday morning, according to the facility's online records. According to the jail records, the incident occurred …Former champion boxer Adrien Broner arrested for sexual battery in an Atlanta mallCBSSports.comBoxing champ arrested for groping woman …

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Boxing champ Bernard Hopkins tells troubled students to ‘Fight like a champion and be a champion’ – Philly.com

Philly.com Boxing champ Bernard Hopkins tells troubled students to 'Fight like a champion and be a champion'Philly.comHopkins shared his life story: growing up in Philadelphia, from the jailhouse as a teenager to a professional light heavyweight champ in the boxing ring. His 28-year career ended in 2016 when Joe Smith Jr. stopped Hopkins with a TKO in the eighth round …

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With MMA Losing Steam, 2018 Is Boxing’s Time to Shine – Complex

Complex With MMA Losing Steam, 2018 Is Boxing's Time to ShineComplexTalk to the right people, and they'll tell you that the young interloper called MMA-slash-UFC may have peaked. While the Showtime announcement wasn't headline news around the sports world, the shockwaves were felt across the small landscape of combat …Floyd Mayweather is just begging for attention these daysBoxing News OnlineBoxing …

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

AOL Boxing fever grips Thailand's boys but doctors raise health concernsAOLBURIRAM, Thailand (Reuters) – Loud cheers erupt as two boys trade punches at a boxing ring in Thailand's northeastern province of Buriram. After dominating five rounds, the winner is declared; 11-year-old Nanthawat Promsod, who is better known by his …and more » More: continued here

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Former champion boxer Adrien Broner arrested for sexual battery in an Atlanta mall – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com Former champion boxer Adrien Broner arrested for sexual battery in an Atlanta mallCBSSports.comAdrien Broner's legal troubles continued Monday when the four-division boxing champion was arrested in an Atlanta mall on charges of misdemeanor sexual battery. Broner, 28, who has a history of arrests and jail sentences dating back to 2007, was booked …Former boxing champ Broner arrested in AtlantaWXIXAdrien …

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