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Laila Ali headlines 2018 class for Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame – ESPN

ESPN Laila Ali headlines 2018 class for Nevada Boxing Hall of FameESPNLaila Ali, considered by many to be the best women's boxer in history, was one of 14 selected to the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame on Thursday. Ali, the daughter of the late, great Muhammad Ali, is the first child of a Nevada Boxing Hall of Famer to also …

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Diamond Boxing signs another fighter – Williamson Daily News

Diamond Boxing signs another fighterWilliamson Daily News"We are picking up more interest in the area and hope to sign a few more boxers," he added. Diamond hopes to get local boxer Austin "Speedy" Marcum back in the gym working out and getting another shot in the pro ranks. Diamond and his partner Justin … More: continued here

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GH3 Promotions Signs Lightweight Prospect Joel Flores

GH3 Promotions is pleased to announce the signing of 19-year-old lightweight prospect Joel Flores. Flores, of Passaic, New Jersey, is set to make his pro debut this Friday night when he takes on Charles Johnson (0-0-1) in a four-round bout on the non-television portion ofShoBox: The New Generation at the Winnavegas Casino in Sloan, Iowa. … The post GH3 Promotions …

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Ash Lane Puts Commonwealth Title At Risk In Bristol

Sanigar Events are pleased to announce that Bristol’s Ash Lane will defend his Commonwealth Super bantamweight title against mandatory challenger Emmanuel Quartey from Ghana on the ‘Class of 2018’ professional boxing show at Ashton Gate Stadium in Bristol, England. The championship contest will headline a night of explosive Professional Boxing featuring the best up and … The post Ash Lane …

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Yordenis Ugas vs. Ray Robinson IBF Welter Title Elimination

Welterweight contenders Yordenis Ugas and Ray Robinson will clash in a 12-round IBF 147-pound title elimination bout live on Showtime Saturday, February 17 from Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions Ugas vs. Robinson kicks off a tripleheader at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT that is headlined by a … The post Yordenis Ugas …

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Jermall Charlo: Centeno First, Then Golovkin Or Alvarez Next

Unbeaten former 154-pound world champion Jermall Charlo hosted a media workout Thursday in his hometown of Houston as he prepares for his WBC Interim Middleweight Title showdown against Hugo Centeno Jr. Saturday, March 3 from Barclays Center, the home of Brooklyn Boxing. The Premier Boxing Champions event will be headlined by heavyweight champion Deontay “The … The post Jermall Charlo: …

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Chris Eubank Jr vs George Groves fight: Boxing undercard, tickets, date, time, TV channel and odds for World Boxing … – Evening Standard

Evening Standard Chris Eubank Jr vs George Groves fight: Boxing undercard, tickets, date, time, TV channel and odds for World Boxing …Evening StandardThe two are fighting for a shot at the Muhammad Ali Trophy in May's final, but Groves will also be defending his WBA title and Eubank's IBO title is on the line. The winner will face either Jürgen …

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Super Middle Contender Caleb Plant Ready For Medina Showdown

Undefeated super middleweight contender Caleb “Sweethands” Plant hosted a media workout in Las Vegas Wednesday as he prepares for his world title eliminator showdown against Rogelio “Porky” Medina Saturday, February 17 as part of Premier Boxing Champions on Fox and Fox Deportes from Don Haskins Center on the UTEP campus in El Paso, Texas. Televised … The post Super Middle …

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Welterweight Brandon Rios Aims High Against Danny Garcia

Former world champion Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios hosted a Los Angeles media workout Wednesday in advance of his welterweight title eliminator against Danny “Swift” Garcia Saturday, Feb. 17, live on Showtime from Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas and presented by Premier Boxing Champions. In the co-feature of the telecast (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. … The post Welterweight Brandon …

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Benavidez, Gavril, Ugas Talk To Press In In Las Vegas

Undefeated super middleweight world champion David Benavidez and top-rated contender Ronald Gavril held a media workout in Las Vegas Thursday ahead of their world championship rematch Saturday, February 17 live on Showtime from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Also in attendance at Thursday’s workout and opening the telecast at 10 p.m. ET/7 … The post Benavidez, Gavril, …

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2018 USA vs. Ireland Northeast Boxing Tour

USA Boxing announced today the three cities that will host the 2018 USA vs. Ireland Northeast Boxing Tour. Boston, Manchester (NH) and Springfield (MA) will welcome two of the world’s top amateur boxing teams for friendly duals. Each city will showcase up to 12 bouts, that will all be live streamed, free of charge, on … The post 2018 USA …

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Aly Raisman uses boxing as her release – Page Six

Page Six Aly Raisman uses boxing as her releasePage SixThe 23-year-old gymnast was featured in this year's Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue weeks after testifying against disgraced coach Larry Nassar. To take a decompress from the toxic situation, Raisman likes to get physical. “I love boxing… it's my …and more » More: continued here

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Blinktbi Brings on 16-Year NFL Veteran, Steve Smith Sr., to Advisory…

Five-time Pro Bowl wide receiver, Steve Smith Sr., has joined blinktbi’s efforts in TBI detection and safety with novel technology. Blinktbi's device, the Reflexometer, induces, captures and… (PRWeb February 15, 2018) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2018/02/prweb15204685.htm More: continued here

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Orthodox Jew, Unorthodox Boxing Teacher – New York Times

New York Times Orthodox Jew, Unorthodox Boxing TeacherNew York TimesYuri Foreman, born an Orthodox Jew in the former Soviet republic Belarus, is a world champion super welterweight who, as a teenager, trained in an Arabic boxing gym in Haifa, Israel. He immigrated to America at the age of 18, and trained in Brooklyn … More: continued here

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Freeman Coliseum setting sights on boxing comeback – San Antonio Express-News

San Antonio Express-News Freeman Coliseum setting sights on boxing comebackSan Antonio Express-NewsThere have been numerous epic bouts there since, involving such fighters as Mexican legend Salvador Sanchez, and a host of top local boxers, including Ray Medel, Aaron Lopez and Robert Quiroga. All four Ayala brothers fought at Freeman, with Mike and … More: continued here

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