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Cannes: Bruce Willis to Play Mike Tyson’s Boxing Trainer in ‘Cornerman’ – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter Cannes: Bruce Willis to Play Mike Tyson's Boxing Trainer in 'Cornerman'Hollywood ReporterThe Die Hard star is set to play legendary boxing trainer Constantine "Cus" D'Amato in Cornerman, written and to be directed by Homeland and The Death of Stalin star Rupert Friend in his feature-length directorial debut. Friend and Aimee Mullins for …'Cornerman': Bruce Willis To Play Legendary …

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First Southern African boxing convention set for Boksburg – Business Day

Business Day First Southern African boxing convention set for BoksburgBusiness DayBoxing SA‚ the national Department of Sport and Recreation and the African Union Sport Council (AUSC) Region 5 will host the first Southern African Boxing Convention (SABC) in May‚ Boxing SA CE Tsholofelo Lejaka has announced. He said 15 countries in … More: continued here

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Mikey Garcia discussing promotional contract with Dana White – ESPN

ESPN Mikey Garcia discussing promotional contract with Dana WhiteESPNLOS ANGELES — Robert Garcia, the trainer and older brother of lightweight world titlist Mikey Garcia, told ESPN that his brother has been talking to UFC president Dana White about a possible promotional deal with his Zuffa Boxing. While White …and more » More: continued here

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Boxing star Floyd Mayweather Jr. headed to the Philippines – ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN News Boxing star Floyd Mayweather Jr. headed to the PhilippinesABS-CBN News“Hey Manila, Philippines, I'm on my way. Me and my team, The Money Team, as well as myself, Floyd “Money” Mayweather, I'm on my way to the Philippines to embrace my fans, I wanna say thank you to everybody in the Philippines, for all your support …and more » More: …

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Norfolk boxers head to USA Boxing nationals – wtkr.com

wtkr.com Norfolk boxers head to USA Boxing nationalswtkr.comNORFOLK, Va. – Four amateur boxers from Norfolk will be competing in the Golden Gloves National Championship tournament in Omaha, Nebraska, later this May. Area natives that will be featured at the USA Boxing event are 20-year-old Jayda Davis, 19-year … More: continued here

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Bellew must learn from Haye downfall

Tony Bellew has seen first-hand what happens when a once-brilliant career slips away, writes James Dielhenn. He must think carefully before taking more risks like David Haye did. More: continued here

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Tampa bakery owner, boxing promoter Phil Alessi Sr. dead at 74 – Tampabay.com

Tampabay.com Tampa bakery owner, boxing promoter Phil Alessi Sr. dead at 74Tampabay.comSome may know the Alessi name from the 106-year-old Tampa bakery. Others may recognize Tampa-based Alessi Promotions that produced boxing cards around the world. On Sunday, family patriarch Phil Alessi Sr., the man most responsible with growing the …and more » More: continued here

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Gennady Golovkin vs. Vanes Martirosyan fight: Predictions, odds … – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com Gennady Golovkin vs. Vanes Martirosyan fight: Predictions, odds …CBSSports.comThis certainly isn't the Cinco de Mayo pay-per-view blockbuster that boxing fans had in mind. Following a pair of failed drug tests from Canelo Alvarez, a subsequent tainted beef scandal and the insistence from unified middleweight champion Gennady …Boxing Biz: Gennady Golovkin Vs. Vanes Martirosyan Fight Preview, Daniel Jacobs RatingsForbesGennady Golovkin …

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David Haye and Tony Bellew: how much more PPV can boxing take? – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk David Haye and Tony Bellew: how much more PPV can boxing take?Telegraph.co.ukFor the serious boxing fan, spectacles such as Tony Bellew versus David Haye versions one and two are, at best, sideshows. No belt was on the line. Plenty of boxing enthusiasts found the posturing, personal abuse and general carrying-on of both men …Andre Ward focused on 'The Contender' …

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Canelo’s laughable ban shows doping is a minor infraction in boxing – Independent Online

Independent Online Canelo's laughable ban shows doping is a minor infraction in boxingIndependent OnlineRuann Visser, the hulking South African heavyweight boxing champion, recently tested positive for steroids, an offence likely to stop the local giant from entering the ring for two years. He'll have good company. A few weeks before him, SA middleweight … More: continued here

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