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Bare-knuckle boxing legally held in United States for first time – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Bare-knuckle boxing legally held in United States for first timeUSA TODAYCHEYENNE, Wyo. — Bare-knuckle boxing, last practiced with fanfare on American soil when legendary champion John L. Sullivan was knocking out men in the 1880s, made its official return Saturday night. Billed as the first legal, sanctioned and …As one promoter tries to resurrect bare-knuckle boxing, its history has …

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Joshua’s Coach Explains Why Wilder Fight Must Be in The UK – BoxingScene.com

BoxingScene.com Joshua's Coach Explains Why Wilder Fight Must Be in The UKBoxingScene.com“I do what I think is in Anthony's interests and right now I think what's best for him would be to box in the UK,” McCracken explained to Boxing News. “Whoever that's against, whether it's against Wilder, the likes of [Alexander] Povetkin. You've got …Anthony Joshua nearing deal to …

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Banner Day For YMCA Boxing Club – Jamestown Post Journal

Jamestown Post Journal Banner Day For YMCA Boxing ClubJamestown Post JournalThe YMCA Boxing Club sent two boxers to “Boxing in the Ballroom” held in Cleveland, Ohio recently. YMCA boxer Dayvon Carter (224 pounds), second from the left, took on Cleveland's undefeated heavyweight DaJuan Calloway (350 pounds). Carter won by … More: continued here

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Sharma Too Destructive for Kesornsombat; Blasts Him Out in 4 – BoxingScene.com

BoxingScene.com Sharma Too Destructive for Kesornsombat; Blasts Him Out in 4BoxingScene.comIn attendance during the exciting evening of boxing in Bangkok, Thailand, was veteran Thai man of boxing Naris Singwancha, Filipino promoter Brico Santig, WBC executive Surapote Pongjivanich of Thailand as well as top Indian promoters Kuldip Singh and … More: continued here

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As one promoter tries to resurrect bare-knuckle boxing, its history has a lot to teach us about the fight game – MMAjunkie

MMAjunkie As one promoter tries to resurrect bare-knuckle boxing, its history has a lot to teach us about the fight gameMMAjunkieWhile the ancient Greeks made boxing one of the first Olympic sports (and the Romans made it bloodier and more deadly by adding a type of glove, called a caestus, made of leather and studded with metal), the modern sport …

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Pro boxing coming to Collingwood’s Eddie Bush arena – Simcoe.com

Simcoe.com Pro boxing coming to Collingwood's Eddie Bush arenaSimcoe.comLive professional boxing will make its debut in Collingwood on July 21 at the Eddie Bush Memorial Arena. The event is presented by United Boxing Promotions, which is run by Wasaga Beach resident Don MacDonald and will feature two locals at the top of … More: continued here

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‘Keeping active is vital in staying mentally fit’: Boxing legend Frank Bruno returns to ring – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk 'Keeping active is vital in staying mentally fit': Boxing legend Frank Bruno returns to ringMirror.co.ukBoxing legend Frank Bruno has returned to the ring in a bid to floor mental health disorders. The ex-world heavyweight champ took part in a 24-hour charity boxathon to raise £300,000 to provide support for victims of illnesses like bipolar disorder and … More: continued here

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The WBC Month that was: May 2018 in review – WBN – World Boxing News

WBN – World Boxing News The WBC Month that was: May 2018 in reviewWBN – World Boxing NewsThe annual awards ceremony for the Very Best of the Asian Boxing Council was held, confirming the great presence and importance of the ABCO in this region. The event was attended by the President of the WBC Mauricio Sulaiman, General Kovid … More: continued …

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BOXING: Odessa’s Alday Jr. continues in-ring dominance with victory over Phan – Odessa American

Odessa American BOXING: Odessa's Alday Jr. continues in-ring dominance with victory over PhanOdessa AmericanThe premium cable network has boxing cards in Frisco, Los Angeles, Detroit and New York through the end of July. “That's a big stage,” Alday said about the possibility of fighting on television. “It's big-time pretty much. I'm just going to have to … More: continued here

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Daily Bread Mailbag: Golovkin-Charlo, Wilder-Joshua, Canelo – BoxingScene.com

BoxingScene.com Daily Bread Mailbag: Golovkin-Charlo, Wilder-Joshua, CaneloBoxingScene.comQuite a few people in boxing (who mostly thought ggg won the first time) seem to pick Canelo in the rematch due to his youth and you know the saying that a boxer with perhaps few more blades on his swiss army knife usually does better in a rematch …Boxing news: WBO champ Billy …

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Boxing South Africa chairman Peter Ngatane welcomes Jack Johnson’s overdue presidential pardon – Times LIVE

Times LIVE Boxing South Africa chairman Peter Ngatane welcomes Jack Johnson's overdue presidential pardonTimes LIVEBoxing South Africa (BSA) chairman Peter Ngatane has welcomed the gesture by US President Donald Trump who signed the presidential pardon of boxer Jack Johnson. Johnson was the first African American black boxer to conquer the heavyweight … More: continued here

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Green Belt Challenge IV: June 14-16 in California – WBN – World Boxing News

WBN – World Boxing News Green Belt Challenge IV: June 14-16 in CaliforniaWBN – World Boxing NewsThis three day show has become one of the most important in the U.S. We are looking forward to welcoming over 250 Amateur Boxers and many Professional Boxers and Champions including, Mikey Garcia, BAM BAM Brandon Rios, Mariana "Barby" Juarez, … More: continued here

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Boxing on hold for Sexton as he chases glory with Clare – RTE.ie

RTE.ie Boxing on hold for Sexton as he chases glory with ClareRTE.ieBut it was boxing where Sexton really shone. "My grandfather, Martin Burke, boxed in London for a couple of years in the 60s and 70s," Sexton told RTÉ Sport. "He fought in district championships. He was a big influence on me, he encouraged me to get … More: continued …

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The key to footwork drills – Boxing News Online

Boxing News Online The key to footwork drillsBoxing News OnlineIT'S funny that the agility ladder has been around for years, but it's not used much in boxing training. I think that is because some boxing coaches are too old school, so they don't see the point of it if they didn't use it when they were up and coming. More: …

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Boxing: Joseph Parker eyes fight with American Bryant Jennings – Newshub

Newshub Boxing: Joseph Parker eyes fight with American Bryant JenningsNewshubA trip to the United States is on the cards for Joseph Parker as the Kiwi looks to bounce back from the first professional loss of his career. The former WBO heavyweight champion was on the wrong end of a unanimous decision loss to Anthony Joshua in … More: continued here

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