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Another Great Saturday in Boxing! – Albany Times Union (blog)

BoxingScene.com Another Great Saturday in Boxing!Albany Times Union (blog)Another great weekend for boxing as main events were not only seen, as they often are, on HBO and Showtime, there was also a thrilling fight card on ESPN last night in prime time! The card took place at the main arena at the “Mecca of Boxing,” Madison …Arum: What Was Judge Who …

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Boxing Club Keeps Kids Off The Streets – HuffPost South Africa

HuffPost South Africa Boxing Club Keeps Kids Off The StreetsHuffPost South AfricaHer family has given her the chance to prove that boxing is a good idea, even for a girl. "First time my dad was surprised; then I said maybe it is going to be my career. My mum said they must let me do it, until they see what …

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Knockdown only boosts Lomachenko’s fast rise – ESPN

CBSSports.com Knockdown only boosts Lomachenko's fast riseESPNNEW YORK — The records would have you believe Vasiliy Lomachenko is an overnight sensation, a boxing prodigy who became the best pound-for-pound fighter on the planet almost as soon as he stepped into the ring. After all, Lomachenko on Saturday set …Vasiliy Lomachenko TKOs Jorge Linares to become fastest three-division boxing championCBSSports.comLomachenko vs. Linares …

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Night of Fury Boxing, Recap and Highlights – KRQE News 13

KRQE News 13 Night of Fury Boxing, Recap and HighlightsKRQE News 13ALBUQUERQUE N.M. (KRQE) – Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino hosted the Night of Fury fight card on Saturday. The boxing card featured 6 professional fights and it panned out to be a very eventful fight card. Jackson Wink trained MMA fighter, Maurice … More: continued here

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Boxing: Genesis Servania victorious, former Olympian Mark Barriga earns title shot – ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN News Boxing: Genesis Servania victorious, former Olympian Mark Barriga earns title shotABS-CBN NewsGenesis Servania decisioned Indonesia's Jason Butar Butar to inch closer to another shot at a world championship. (FILE PHOTO). Former world title challenger Genesis Servania was victorious in his first fight back in the Philippines since 2015, while …and more » More: continued here

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Wales doesn’t honour sport legends – boxing trainer Tony Borg – BBC News

BBC News Wales doesn't honour sport legends – boxing trainer Tony BorgBBC NewsOne of Wales' greatest boxing trainers said not enough was done to memorialise the country's sporting legends. Tony Borg welcomed plans to erect a statue of ex-heavyweight champion David "Bomber" Pearce in Newport in June. Dubbed the Newport Rocky … More: continued here

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David Nyika’s Commonwealth Games boxing gold medal stolen from his car – Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nz David Nyika's Commonwealth Games boxing gold medal stolen from his carStuff.co.nzNew Zealand's David Nyika with his Commonwealth Games gold medal after winning the heavyweight division on the Gold Coast. Back-to-back Commonwealth Games boxing champion David Nyika has had his Gold Coast gold medal stolen. The medal was …Boxing: David Nyika pleads for return of stolen Commonwealth Games gold medalNew Zealand …

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Boxing: David Nyika pleads for return of stolen Commonwealth Games gold medal – New Zealand Herald

Stuff.co.nz Boxing: David Nyika pleads for return of stolen Commonwealth Games gold medalNew Zealand HeraldHeavyweight boxer David Nyika is appealing for those responsible for stealing his Commonwealth Games gold medal from his car in Hamilton a fortnight ago to return it – "no questions asked". Nyika told the Herald he had run through a few emotions since …David Nyika's Commonwealth Games …

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Knockdown only boosts the fast rise of Vasiliy Lomachenko – ESPN

ESPN Knockdown only boosts the fast rise of Vasiliy LomachenkoESPNNEW YORK — The records would have you believe Vasiliy Lomachenko is an overnight sensation, a boxing prodigy who became the best pound-for-pound fighter on the planet almost as soon as he stepped into the ring. After all, Lomachenko on Saturday set …Vasiliy Lomachenko TKOs Jorge Linares to become fastest three-division boxing …

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Michael Conlan: Belfast boxer secures seventh pro victory – BBC Sport – BBC Sport

BBC Sport Michael Conlan: Belfast boxer secures seventh pro victory – BBC SportBBC SportMichael Conlan prepared for his homecoming bout in Belfast with a comfortable defeat of Spaniard Ibon Larrinaga at Madison Square Garden. The Belfast boxer …Michael Conlan Goes The Distance, Decisions Ibon LarrinagaBoxingScene.comLomachenko vs Linares undercard: EVERY fight, schedule, live stream, TV channel, oddsExpress.co.ukall 25 news articles » More: continued …

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Aaron Pico eyes dual boxing/MMA career but Bellator title first after body-shot TKO win – MMAjunkie

MMAjunkie Aaron Pico eyes dual boxing/MMA career but Bellator title first after body-shot TKO winMMAjunkieAfter his second consecutive stoppage with the attack at Bellator 199, Pico (3-1 MMA, 3-1 BMMA) talked up an eventual move to pro boxing. “I would love to get some boxing fights,” he told reporters backstage after a 70-second stoppage of Lee Morrison …and more » More: …

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Welter World Champ Spence Upcoming Defense vs. Ocampo In Dallas

Welterweight world champion Errol Spence Jr.received a champions’ welcome in his hometown Wednesday at Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters at a press conference to discuss his homecoming defense Saturday, June 16 live on Showtime against unbeaten Carlos Ocampo at Ford Center at The Star in Frisco in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions. Spence and … The post Welter World …

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Golovkin vs. Martirosyan KO Delivers Big Ratings For HBO

Undefeated World Middleweight Champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin’s Big Drama Show made a triumphant return to HBO! Last Saturday, in his first non-pay-per-view event since 2016. Golovkin (38-0-1 34 KOs), from Karaganda, Kazakhstan, currently boxing’s longest-reigning world champion, defended his title for the 20th consecutive and division-record-tying time. Saturday’s victim was fellow 2004 Olympian and three-time … The post Golovkin vs. …

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Beibut Shumenov Comeback Fight For Vacant WBA Cruiserweight Title

Two-division WBA Champion Beibut Shumenov announced his comeback fight will be held July 7, against Hizni Altunkaya, 30-1 (17), for the vacant WBA Cruiserweight title, in Astana, Kazakhstan. Shumenov, 17-2 (11), a 2004 Kazakhstan Olympian, retired last June due to an eye injury that required surgeries, forcing him to relinquish his WBA cruiserweight title. Shumenov … The post Beibut Shumenov …

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This Pinoy boxer doesn’t care what you think about him – ESPN

ESPN This Pinoy boxer doesn't care what you think about himESPNIn the world of boxing, where showmanship is commonplace, Roilo Golez is in a class all his own. Aside from the fact that he shares a name with a former congressman, Golez is perhaps the first openly gay Filipino boxer. And he's proud of it. "I'm showy … More: continued …

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Michael Conlan: Belfast boxer secures seventh pro victory – BBC Sport

BBC Sport Michael Conlan: Belfast boxer secures seventh pro victoryBBC SportMichael Conlan prepared for his homecoming bout in Belfast with a comfortable defeat of Spaniard Ibon Larrinaga at Madison Square Garden. The Belfast boxer extended the unbeaten start to his professional career to seven fights with a unanimous verdict.Michael Conlan Goes The Distance, Decisions Ibon LarrinagaBoxingScene.comall 22 news articles » More: …

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WEB EXTRA: Coach Lowrimore Gives Jennifer Penate Boxing Pointers – KNWA

KNWA WEB EXTRA: Coach Lowrimore Gives Jennifer Penate Boxing PointersKNWAELKINS, Ark. (KNWA) – Watch: Boxing Coach Robert Lowrimore teaches Jennifer Penate the art of boxing. video Lowrimore Coaches Jennifer. Invisible placeholder. Watch: Coach Lowrimore thanks his wife for devoting her time to all his boxing students. More: continued here

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