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Jack: I’m a bad omen, Adonis

Badou Jack says he has become a bad omen for fighters, claiming that his three most recent opponents have all gone on a downward spiral since taking on ‘The Ripper’. More: continued here

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Boxing back in New Orleans July 14 – Fight News

Boxing back in New Orleans July 14Fight NewsFire Fist Boxing Promotions' William “Baby Face” Silva (25-1, 14 KOs) will challenge undefeated Olympian Teofimo Lopez (9-0,7 KOs) in a ten round lightweight contest Saturday, July 14 at the Lakefront Arena at the University of New Orleans. Silva-Lopez … More: continued here

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Boxing anyone? Battering of professions continues. Lawyers next. – BizNews

BizNews Boxing anyone? Battering of professions continues. Lawyers next.BizNewsListening to world boxing champion Anthony Joshua last week was a reminder of how most immigrants measure success – through achievements of their children. In the UK's Nigerian community, the articulate heavyweight shared, “you're expected to … More: continued here

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Crolla wants USA away day

Anthony Crolla is hoping a chance to fight in the United States may arise but also admits that “it would be an honour” to take on Vasyl Lomachenko in Manchester. More: continued here

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‘I wanted to die, but I fought back’

​​​​​​​As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, Leon McKenzie recounts his struggles with depression, and how he fought back as a professional in the boxing ring. More: continued here

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ESPN pound-for-pound rankings: Vasiliy Lomachenko still No. 1 – ESPN

ESPN pound-for-pound rankings: Vasiliy Lomachenko still No. 1ESPNWho is the world's best fighter, regardless of weight class? Check out ESPN's latest top 10. Don't forget to check out Dan Rafael's divisional rankings, which are updated weekly. For a list of the current champions in all weight classes, click here … More: continued here

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Brilliant Boxing and Bad Cornering (Heavy Hands #211) – Bloody Elbow

Bloody Elbow Brilliant Boxing and Bad Cornering (Heavy Hands #211)Bloody ElbowLast weekend, some people fought, and it was good. Some parts were not so good, but other parts were especially good. Then, the weekend ended, and Connor Ruebusch and Patrick Wyman sat down to discuss it. This week on Heavy Hands, the topics … More: continued here

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Mildred High School Drama Club presents Boxing Normal – Corsicana Daily Sun

Corsicana Daily Sun Mildred High School Drama Club presents Boxing NormalCorsicana Daily SunThey will be performing “Boxing Normal” at 7 p.m. May 17, 18 and 19 in the Mildred Black Box Theater (behind the Mildred High School.) Written and directed by their fearless leader Mrs. Haven R. Humbert Powers, who has been teaching performing arts at … More: continued here

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Joshua Buatsi wants to fight Anthony Yarde this year – SkySports

SkySports Joshua Buatsi wants to fight Anthony Yarde this yearSkySports"These are the match-ups you need in boxing. Ultimately, we will only know what happens once we fight, but all I will say is that the ring reveals the truth – it's very real and different once you're in there, just the two of you. "Buatsi is coming for …and more » …

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Amir Khan to make ‘big’ announcement for boxing league after Ramazan – Geo News, Pakistan

Geo News, Pakistan Amir Khan to make 'big' announcement for boxing league after RamazanGeo News, PakistanLAHORE: British-Pakistani boxer Amir Khan has said he will make a big announcement regarding the boxing league after the month of Ramazan. Khan who is currently in Lahore was attending the final of the closing ceremony of the Inter-Division Punjab …Amir Khan lauds Pakistan's talent-rich boxing …

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Boxing’s Pound-For-Pound Moneymakers: Canelo Alvarez Falls From Top Spot For 1st Time – Forbes

Forbes Boxing's Pound-For-Pound Moneymakers: Canelo Alvarez Falls From Top Spot For 1st TimeForbesNote: These rankings, which are published every other month, are based on past fight purses, potential future bouts and opponents, and where they currently stand in boxing's pecking order. 1.Anthony Joshua (previously No. 2): When there's talk about …Canelo enrolls in voluntary drug testing programESPNForbes Money List: Anthony …

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Canelo enrolls in voluntary drug testing program – ESPN

BoxingScene.com Canelo enrolls in voluntary drug testing programESPNAlvarez's decision to not enroll immediately in a testing program as soon as he was suspended stoked outrage from fans and media and left many in the boxing industry dumbfounded as to why if Alvarez so strongly professed to be a clean fighter — he …Golovkin Promoter Reacts To Canelo Enrolling in VADA …

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