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Benefit For Late Boxer and Trainer Kenny Weldon – BoxingScene.com

BoxingScene.com Benefit For Late Boxer and Trainer Kenny WeldonBoxingScene.comBy Peter Lim. A pro sparring benefit will be held for the family of late boxer, trainer and gym owner Kenny Weldon on May 12 from 11 am to 5 pm at the Fighter Nation Boxing Gym, 13305 Woodforest Blvd in Houston. Weldon died on April 15 at age 72 after … …

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The Times’ pound-for-pound top-10 boxing list – Los Angeles Times – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times The Times' pound-for-pound top-10 boxing list – Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles TimesWith several unification bouts in discussion and looming battles pitting champions moving up in weight to test other belt-holders, there's a push in boxing to settle …Vasyl Lomachenko Vs. Jorge Linares Predictions: Boxers Make Their PicksForbesBoxing schedule for 2018 highlighted by Lomachenko vs. Linares, Crawford vs. HornCBSSports.comPhotos: …

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Canada’s ‘Money Fight?’ Ex-boxing champ Jean Pascal un-retires for UFC vet Steve Bosse – MMAjunkie

MMAjunkie Canada's 'Money Fight?' Ex-boxing champ Jean Pascal un-retires for UFC vet Steve BosseMMAjunkieIn February he made his professional boxing debut, earning a knockout victory. Pascal, who held the WBC light heavyweight belt from 2009-20011, retired after an upset win over Ahmed Elbiali. But his later career was marked by diminished results, with a …Jean Pascal vs. Steve Bosse Finalized …

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Matchroom Boxing’s New $1 Billion Venture With Perform And DAZN Could Change American Boxing – Forbes

Forbes Matchroom Boxing's New $1 Billion Venture With Perform And DAZN Could Change American BoxingForbesThe deal will allow Matchroom Boxing USA to promote 16 fights per year in the United States. Perform Group's streaming service DAZN will be the exclusive US broadcast partner and the fights will be broadcast by Sky Sports in the United Kingdom. In …Eddie Hearn boasts …

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Siena professor write book about father’s boxing gym – Albany Times Union

Albany Times Union Siena professor write book about father's boxing gymAlbany Times UnionMost people move through life trying to avoid being punched, but for the kids of Cowen, West Virginia, taking punches was an opportunity to even have a life. In his book "12 Rounds in Lo's Gym" Todd Snyder details the makeshift boxing gym that his … More: continued …

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Sky to show 16 live US fights a year

Sky Sports will broadcast 16 live and exclusive fight nights a year from the United States as part of a new deal with long-term partners Matchroom Boxing. More: continued here

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Eddie Hearn boasts $1bn transatlantic streaming deal is ‘biggest ever in boxing’ – The Guardian

Bloomberg Eddie Hearn boasts $1bn transatlantic streaming deal is 'biggest ever in boxing'The GuardianUnder the banner of Matchroom Boxing USA, Hearn will stage 16 live shows a year on the Perform Group's on-demand streaming service, DAZN, as well as 16 promotions in the UK. None will be on pay-per-view, but they will be available for a monthly fee …American Boxing Faces …

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World Boxing Super Series gets second season, to add single … – ESPN

ESPN World Boxing Super Series gets second season, to add single …ESPNThe World Boxing Super Series is getting a second season and will add bantamweight single-elimination tournaments.World Boxing Super Series gets second season, adding bantamweight eventsESPN (press release) (blog)World Boxing Super Series announces three tournaments for second seasonBloody ElbowWorld Boxing Super Series 2: Three weight divisions including …The SunBBC Sport –SkySportsall …

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Naoya Inoue agrees to enter World Boxing Super Series ahead of WBA title fight with Jamie McDonnell – SkySports

SkySports Naoya Inoue agrees to enter World Boxing Super Series ahead of WBA title fight with Jamie McDonnellSkySportsNaoya Inoue has agreed terms in principle to be part of the World Boxing Super Series ahead of this month's WBA title fight with Jamie McDonnell. The pound-for-pound rated Japanese knockout artist will step up to bantamweight later this month as he …Monster …

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George Groves vs Callum Smith: World Boxing Super Series super … – The Independent

The Independent George Groves vs Callum Smith: World Boxing Super Series super …The IndependentGeorge Groves' hopes of fighting Callum Smith in the World Boxing Super Series super-middleweight final will be determined in the coming 10 days. The IBF …George Groves's World Boxing Super Series fate yet to be decidedESPNWorld Boxing Super Series final: George Groves has ten days to prove his …

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A British boxer lost 98 pounds, showed off his insane transformation, and could soon face Deontay Wilder or Anthony … – Business Insider

Daily Star A British boxer lost 98 pounds, showed off his insane transformation, and could soon face Deontay Wilder or Anthony …Business InsiderTyson Fury has undergone an insane body transformation and could face big-hitting boxers Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua after his comeback bout on June 9. Fury last fought in 2015 when he dethroned former heavyweight king Wladimir Klitschko …

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Bradley Saunders announces retirement from boxing – SkySports

SkySports Bradley Saunders announces retirement from boxingSkySportsFormer Olympian Bradley Saunders has announced his retirement from boxing after battling eye and hand injuries. The 32-year-old (31-1-0) underwent corrective surgery on multiple occasions and leaves the sport having won the WBO inter-continental super …and more » More: continued here

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