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Canelo vs. GGG 2: Why Boxing Is Blowing Its Biggest Matchup | SI.com – Sports Illustrated

Sports Illustrated Canelo vs. GGG 2: Why Boxing Is Blowing Its Biggest Matchup | SI.comSports IllustratedHere are two of the best boxers of their era, Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez, two middleweight knockout artists whose first matchup was a highly skilled, compulsively watchable affair. And yet, the boxing is what's being lost here in the midst of …Gennady Golovkin calls …

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Blocking out Whyte noise

Dillian Whyte tells Sky Sports about why a stormy build-up with Lucas Browne will not bring out his old reckless self in a high-risk heavyweight fight. More: continued here

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Report: UFC’s Dana White eyes entering boxing game with sights on Anthony Joshua – ESPN

ESPN Report: UFC's Dana White eyes entering boxing game with sights on Anthony JoshuaESPNUFC president Dana White announced his intention to expand his promotional interests into boxing last year and it appears as though he has his first target in site: unified heavyweight world titleholder Anthony Joshua. White is making a bid to sign …Report: UFC interested in $500 million …

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Jorge Linares-Vasyl Lomachenko brings big stakes, big stage and … – ESPN

SkySports Jorge Linares-Vasyl Lomachenko brings big stakes, big stage and …ESPNIt's great for boxing that Jorge Linares and Vasiliy Lomachenko are set to fight May 12. It'll be even better for the sport if the lightweight title bout signals an end to the fighting between Top Rank and Golden Boy Promotions.Linares-Lomachenko brings big stakes, big stage and big money. Big …

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Victorville’s Ryan Garcia embraces boxing life, millennial-style – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Victorville's Ryan Garcia embraces boxing life, millennial-styleLos Angeles TimesGolden Boy Boxing On ESPN presents Ryan Garcia vs Miguel Carrioza September 15, 2017 from Las Vegas, Nevada. Ryan Garcia tried to be kind by accepting a high school homecoming invitation from one of his more than 500,000 Instagram followers. "But she …Photos: Ryan Garcia, Fernando Vargas – Ready …

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Report: UFC interested in $500 million mega-deal with boxing star Anthony Joshua – Bloody Elbow

Bloody Elbow Report: UFC interested in $500 million mega-deal with boxing star Anthony JoshuaBloody ElbowHeavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs) is set for a major unification bout with New Zealand's Joseph Parker (24-0, 18 KOs) on March 31st in Cardiff, Wales. This will be the third consecutive stadium show for England's Joshua, who in …Report: UFC's Dana White …

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Manny Pacquiao accomplished more than most boxers before … – ESPN

ESPN Manny Pacquiao accomplished more than most boxers before …ESPNManny Pacquiao is the only fighter to win a title in eight weight classes. ESPN's Dotun Akintoye sheds light on the shadow cast by his precipitous fall and his controversial entry into politics.The Dominant 20: The rise and fall of boxer Manny PacquiaoESPN (press release) (blog)all 2 news articles » More: continued …

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Local fighters gear up for Golden Gloves championship weekend – LancasterOnline

LancasterOnline Local fighters gear up for Golden Gloves championship weekendLancasterOnlineBoxers fight, beat their opponent and move on to the next match. They punch, counter punch, jab and hook to work their way through the local, regional and state competitions. Open class fighters have a shot at the nationals. But this year, coaches from … More: continued here

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Lomachenko to face Linares in NY

Ukraine’s Vasyl Lomachenko will challenge Jorge Linares for the WBA lightweight title at New York’s Madison Square Garden on May 12. More: continued here

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Exclusive: UFC want Anthony Joshua to sign £353m multi-fight contract – Telegraph.co.uk

SkySports Exclusive: UFC want Anthony Joshua to sign £353m multi-fight contractTelegraph.co.ukWhite has previously declared the heavyweight has “changed the face of boxing” and multiple sources have confirmed the UFC hope to lure him away from Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Boxing, Joshua's promoters since 2013. The UFC, the world's richest fight …Sky Sports' coverage of Joshua vs Klitschko wins RTS awardSkySportsBoxing: …

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Ban on bearded amateur boxers in England to be lifted – BBC Sport

BBC Sport Ban on bearded amateur boxers in England to be liftedBBC SportBoxing England, which governs the sport at amateur level, will end restrictions from 1 June to be "more inclusive". It will also "continue to lobby" the International Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA) with a view to changing the rule at international … More: continued here

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Linares-Lomachenko brings big stakes, big stage and big money. Big culture change, too? – ESPN

SkySports Linares-Lomachenko brings big stakes, big stage and big money. Big culture change, too?ESPNThe lightweight world championship fight between titleholder Jorge Linares and junior lightweight titlist Vasiliy Lomachenko, the pound-for-pound king who will move up in weight, is fantastic for boxing on so many levels. On Wednesday, the fight many …Vasyl Lomachenko to face Jorge Linares for WBA lightweight titleSkySportsVasyl …

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