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David Lemieux Sends Achour Down, Punishes Him For Decision – BoxingScene.com

BoxingScene.com David Lemieux Sends Achour Down, Punishes Him For DecisionBoxingScene.comCentre Videotron, Quebec City – Former IBF middleweight champion David Lemieux (38-5, 33 KOs) failed to make the 160 limit on Friday, but he was still too good and too strong for Karim Achour (26-5-3, 4 KOs). Achour, who had never been stopped, took a …Boxing: David Lemieux vs. Karim Achour will …

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Ancajas out-classes Sultan

Jerwin Ancajas retained his IBF super-flyweight world title with a unanimous points win over Jonas Sultan, in California. More: continued here

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Yafai makes devastating US debut

Kal Yafai announced himself to America and the rest of the super-flyweight elite with a blistering seven round win over David Carmona in California. More: continued here

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Cris Cyborg wants to fight boxing champ Cecilia Braekhus after UFC … – MMA Fighting

MMA Fighting Cris Cyborg wants to fight boxing champ Cecilia Braekhus after UFC …MMA FightingCris Cyborg has visions of becoming a two-sport champion. The current UFC and former Strikeforce and Invicta FC featherweight champion really wants to fight …Cris Cyborg reveals plans to move to boxing after finishing up UFC …GiveMeSportall 2 news articles » More: continued here

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World Series of Boxing: British Lionhearts lose out in semi-final – BBC Sport

BBC Sport World Series of Boxing: British Lionhearts lose out in semi-finalBBC SportThe British Lionhearts missed out on a place in the World Series of Boxing final after a 7-3 aggregate defeat by Kazakhstan team Astana Arlans. Trailing 3-2 after the first leg in Sheffield, the Lionhearts lost the second leg 4-1. Their only win in the …and more » More: …

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Holyfield: More kids could benefit from amateur boxing programs, like he did – TideSports.com

TideSports.com Holyfield: More kids could benefit from amateur boxing programs, like he didTideSports.comHolyfield went into boxing and was never lost in a cloud again. He went on the Olympics, winning a bronze medal. He was a four-time champion in the cruiserweight and heavyweight divisions, a fighter who earned millions and the owner of the most famous … More: continued here

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President Trump pardons 1st US black boxing champ Jack Johnson – Newsday

Newsday President Trump pardons 1st US black boxing champ Jack JohnsonNewsdayJohnson was a defensive genius inside the ropes, using his counterpunching skills to pick opponents apart. In 1908, he traveled to Australia and outpointed Tommy Burns to win the world heavyweight title. He became boxing's first African-American …Jack Johnson: Trump posthumously pardons black boxing championAljazeera.comDonald Trump pardons first black heavyweight boxing …

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Cris Cyborg wants to finish UFC contract, fight women’s boxing champ Cecilia Braekhus – MMA Fighting

MMA Fighting Cris Cyborg wants to finish UFC contract, fight women's boxing champ Cecilia BraekhusMMA FightingThe current UFC and former Strikeforce and Invicta FC featherweight champion really wants to fight undisputed women's welterweight boxing champion Cecilia Braekhus — and she has a plan to make it happen. Cyborg says she'll be freed from her UFC … More: continued here

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Brendan Ingle: World champion boxing trainer dies aged 77 – BBC … – BBC Sport

BBC Sport Brendan Ingle: World champion boxing trainer dies aged 77 – BBC …BBC SportDublin-born world champion boxing trainer Brendan Ingle dies at the age of 77.Brendan Ingle, respected trainer, dies aged 77: 'Boxing has lost a legend'The GuardianBrendan Ingle, legendary trainer of five boxing world champions, dies aged 77Telegraph.co.ukBrendan Ingle dead: Legendary boxing trainer passes away aged 77The IndependentRTE.ie –Independent.ie –BoxingScene.comall …

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Preview: Yafai vs Carmona

Kal Yafai is making his American debut as a professional on Saturday but there were weight issues for his opponent David Carmona . Here’s all you need to know… More: continued here

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Marsellos Wilder Wins by Knockout – Tuscaloosa News

Tuscaloosa News Marsellos Wilder Wins by KnockoutTuscaloosa NewsMarsellos Wilder (red trunks) knocks out Jalyn Anthony in the first round during the Alabama Boxing Hall of Fame Card at the Tuscaloosa Rivermarket Friday, May 25, 2018. Marsellos gives a playful punch toward his older brother and World Heavyweight … More: continued here

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