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From the ring to the course: How legendary boxing champion Joe Louis fought for diversity in golf – PGA.com

PGA.com From the ring to the course: How legendary boxing champion Joe Louis fought for diversity in golfPGA.comLegendary heavyweight boxing champion Joe Louis became one of the most influential amateur golfers in American history. Louis's sincere love of golf, coupled with his competitiveness to improve his game, led to him supporting a crusade for diversity in … More: continued here

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Eubank Jr heavier on scales

Chris Eubank Jr was slightly heavier than George Groves on the scales as the British rivals successfully weighed in for their World Boxing Super Series semi-final. More: continued here

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Langford: Arnfield fight perfect career boost – ESPN

Birmingham Live Langford: Arnfield fight perfect career boostESPN"I sparred with Arnfield a long time ago and he's a decent boxer and earned his mandatory position after good wins against Brian Rose and John Ryder. It's good to be fighting someone who is a nice boxer instead of being awkward — I've got to outbox …Boxing: Tommy Langford hopes to have …

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Tiberi boxing legacy continuing in Pike Creek gym – The News Journal

The News Journal Tiberi boxing legacy continuing in Pike Creek gymThe News JournalThere's a room inside the Delaware Swim and Fitness Center in Pike Creek, past the front desk and through a door that leads to a stairway next to the pool that takes you to a second-floor lobby area outside of a CrossFit studio. There aren't any signs … …

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Tommy Langford: Jack Arnfield fight the perfect career boost – ESPN

ESPN Tommy Langford: Jack Arnfield fight the perfect career boostESPN… clash with Chris Eubank Jr at Manchester Arena on Saturday. Editor's Picks. How Mike Tyson's watchful eye helped Chris Eubank Jr. on road to stardom. Chris Eubank Jr. was never meant to become a boxer. In fact, he wasn't even meant to know his …and more » More: continued here

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Instead of killing boxing, the UFC plans to use it as a lifeline – MyAJC

MyAJC Instead of killing boxing, the UFC plans to use it as a lifelineMyAJCBy 1961, Jack Dempsey blew out the candles on his 66th birthday, lamenting, "Without fresh talent, boxing is dying." Even as the 1965 rematch between Muhammad Ali and Sonny Liston headed to Lewiston, Maine, a bewildered Rocky Marciano told the press …Bloomberg details UFC's struggles: 'Without fresh …

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Few boxers could delight like Chris Eubank — now it is time for his son to deliver at the highest level – The Independent

The Independent Few boxers could delight like Chris Eubank — now it is time for his son to deliver at the highest levelThe IndependentLong before the boxing, the monocle and other absurdities Chris Eubank, the father, was the best thief in Peckham and a sofa-surfing nuisance on the streets of London. Eubank was also in and out of various homes …

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Ortiz excited for return to boxing ring – The Garden City Telegram

The Garden City Telegram Ortiz excited for return to boxing ringThe Garden City Telegram“Defense, offense, the typical boxing things you do to be prepared.” Saying he's a little like the ageless wonder Tom Brady of the NFL's New England Patriots, Ortiz said he feels he has grown up and matured in the ring. “I went back and looked at those …

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Shane Mosley, Laila Ali and Earnie Shavers lead Nevada Boxing HOF class of 2018 – WBN – World Boxing News

WBN – World Boxing News Shane Mosley, Laila Ali and Earnie Shavers lead Nevada Boxing HOF class of 2018WBN – World Boxing NewsTickets to the induction gala, priced from $95 to $500, go on sale at 6 p.m. ET / 3 p.m. PT today and can be purchased at www.nvbhof.com (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nevada-boxing-hall-of-fame-6th-annual-induction-dinner-tickets-43144441185) Caesars …and more » More: continued here

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