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Jeff Horn wants to silence the critics – ESPN

The Sydney Morning Herald Jeff Horn wants to silence the criticsESPNMany felt the Filipino boxing legend had done enough — particularly after a bruising ninth round that almost saw the home favorite hit the canvas — yet it was Horn's name that was read out from the judges' cards. A re-score of the fight the following …Victory for Jeff Horn …

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Miguel Cotto Finds Promoting More Challenging Than Fighting!

Future Hall of Fame boxer Miguel Cotto believes that, for him, promoting is even more challenging than fighting. The living legend retired last December with an incredible 41-6 (33 KOs) pro record, in which he became the only Puerto Rican to capture world titles in four different weights classes, light welterweight through middleweight. Cotto was … The post Miguel Cotto …

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Three Heavyweight Clashes Highlight Sunday Cali Fight Card

Rugged veteran heavyweight Travis Kauffman will take on Scott Alexander in a 10-round bout that headlines Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 and FOX Deportes action that features three heavyweight showdowns on Sunday, June 10 from Pioneer Event Center in Lancaster, California. The telecast begins at 8:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. PT and will see former world … The post Three Heavyweight …

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Super Bantam Champ Roman Defends Against Flores June 16

Super bantamweight world champion Daniel Roman will defend his belt against unbeaten Moises “Chucky” Flores Saturday, June 16, live on Showtime from Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas, in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions. The event will also see former world champion Javier Fortuna clashing with Adrian Granados in a 10-round … The post Super Bantam …

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Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares Rematch Features Two of Boxing’s Statistical Best

The first matchup between Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares was an instant classic, with the fellow three-division champions combining to throw more than 2,000 total punches in one of the best fights of 2015. Santa Cruz and Mares further solidified themselves as the most active and exciting fighters in boxing in their first showdown, … The post Leo Santa …

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Horn’s goal is to win … and to silence his critics – ESPN

The Sydney Morning Herald Horn's goal is to win … and to silence his criticsESPNMany felt the Filipino boxing legend had done enough — particularly after a bruising ninth round that almost saw the home favorite hit the canvas — yet it was Horn's name that was read out from the judges' cards. A re-score of the fight the following …

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Golovkin stripped of IBF title

Gennady Golovkin has been stripped of his IBF middleweight title after failing to agree a mandatory defence against Sergiy Derevyanchenko. More: continued here

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Austin Trout fighting for WBC title, ‘proper respect’ against Jermell … – Sporting News

Sporting News Austin Trout fighting for WBC title, 'proper respect' against Jermell …Sporting NewsJune 6, 2018 11:33am EDT June 6, 2018 11:33am EDT Former WBA junior middleweight champion Austin Trout hopes to gain more notoriety after another title …Austin Trout fighting for WBC title, 'proper respect' against Jermell CharloSporting Newsall 8 news articles » More: continued here

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The Light Heavyweight Division In The Wake Of Stevenson vs. Jack

On the 19th of May 2018 in Toronto, Ontario a great bout took place for the WBC light heavyweight world championship between Adonis “Superman” Stevenson, who in 30 professional bouts has won 29 fights with 24 KO’s, and Badou “The Ripper” Jack, who in 25 professional fights has 22 wins with 13 KO’). The fight … The post The Light …

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Austin Trout fighting for WBC title, ‘proper respect’ against Jermell Charlo – Sporting News

Sporting News Austin Trout fighting for WBC title, 'proper respect' against Jermell CharloSporting NewsThe pinnacle for a boxing career is to become a world champion. With that achievement should come respect from the boxing world. Former WBA junior middleweight champion Austin Trout (31-4, 17 KOs) says that hasn't been the case in his career, despite …and more » More: continued here

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Okolie wipes out Watkins

Lawrence Okolie delivered a destructive knockout of Luke Watkins to claim the Commonwealth cruiserweight title. More: continued here

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Cheeseman crushes Upton

Ted Cheeseman sent out a warning to his super-welterweight rivals with a ruthless stoppage win over Paul Upton at York Hall. More: continued here

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Yeleussinov wins at York Hall

Daniyar Yeleussinov marked his UK debut in the professional ranks with a dominant points victory over Zoltan Szabo at York Hall. More: continued here

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Olympic medallist boxer Paddy Barnes calls journalist ‘tramp’ after she asks Carl Frampton about Bray Boxing Club … – Irish Mirror

Irish Mirror Olympic medallist boxer Paddy Barnes calls journalist 'tramp' after she asks Carl Frampton about Bray Boxing Club …Irish MirrorTwo-time Olympic medallist Paddy Barnes has called a journalist a "tramp" for asking Carl Frampton a question about the Bray Boxing Club shooting yesterday. A man was killed and two others, including Katie Taylor's father Pete, injured after a gunman …and …

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