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Boxing program in Williamsburg brings new life to those with Parkinson’s – Williamsburg Yorktown Daily

Williamsburg Yorktown Daily Boxing program in Williamsburg brings new life to those with Parkinson'sWilliamsburg Yorktown DailyA new boxing program in Williamsburg is helping those with Parkinson's fight off the sometimes debilitating effects of the disease. “It really makes you feel like you're in control at least a little more because you drive doing the exercise, you're not …and more » More: …

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AJ’s Africa option?

If Anthony Joshua wants to one day fight in Africa, trainer Billy Nelson believes Congolese powerhouse Martin Bakole will prove the ideal opponent. More: continued here

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Boxing extravanganza for Harare – The Herald

Boxing extravanganza for HarareThe HeraldKWESE's quest to take boxing in the country to the next level continues as the organisation is set to host a top international tournament featuring boxers from the United Kingdom and the continent at the Harare International Conference Centre on July 13. More: continued here

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Jean Pascal’s return fight vs. Steve Bosse postponed until July 20 – ESPN (press release) (blog)

ESPN (press release) (blog) Jean Pascal's return fight vs. Steve Bosse postponed until July 20ESPN (press release) (blog)Pascal was scheduled to fight former UFC fighter and former North American Hockey League enforcer Steve Bosse in a 10-round cruiserweight boxing match in the main event of a card on June 29 at Place Bell in the Montreal suburb of Laval, Quebec, … …

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Three-time world boxing champion set for New England return – Turn to 10

Turn to 10 Three-time world boxing champion set for New England returnTurn to 10PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WJAR) — East Providence native Kali Reis, who is a three-time world boxing champion, will be making her return to New England Saturday night at Mohegan Sun Arena. "It's a treat just to be home in front of my hometown crowd, right …and more » More: continued …

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Floyd Mayweather Sr. found not guilty in Vegas battery case – The Killeen Daily Herald

The Killeen Daily Herald Floyd Mayweather Sr. found not guilty in Vegas battery caseThe Killeen Daily HeraldLAS VEGAS (AP) — Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s father has been acquitted in Las Vegas of a misdemeanor battery charge after a trial before a judge. Floyd Mayweather Sr.'s lawyer, Nicholas Wooldridge, said testimony took several hours before Justice of …and more » More: continued here

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Boxing: Joshua vs Wilder off, Brit ordered to fight Povetkin – Newshub

Newshub Boxing: Joshua vs Wilder off, Brit ordered to fight PovetkinNewshubA unification fight between heavyweight boxing's two kingpins is off and Deontay Wilder's camp is outraged. The WBA has ordered Brit Anthony Joshua to defend his heavyweight title against Alexander Povetkin later this year, as negotiations for a mega …Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder date revealed after Alexander Povetkin announcementExpress.co.ukEddie …

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Manny Pacquiao says fight with Lucas Matthysse will happen – ESPN

BoxingScene.com Manny Pacquiao says fight with Lucas Matthysse will happenESPN"Lucas Matthysse and I are getting ready to give the fans their money's worth and July 15 will be huge for boxing in Malaysia." Arum and Top Rank, Pacquiao's long-time promoter, is only handling the American television distribution, while Pacquiao's MP …Photos: Pacquiao is Back To Dropping Bombs on BuboyBoxingScene.comManny Pacquiao '85 …

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Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder date revealed after Alexander Povetkin announcement – Express.co.uk

Express.co.uk Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder date revealed after Alexander Povetkin announcementExpress.co.uk“The fact is [Joshua and Hearn] didn't want this fight,” Finkel told World Boxing News. “He asked for $50million, never thinking we'd come up with it. "When we came up with it, he said 'I don't want to fight in the United States, I'll take it for less …Eddie …

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Pacquiao on Matthysse fight: Everything is fine – ESPN

BoxingScene.com Pacquiao on Matthysse fight: Everything is fineESPNManny Pacquiao is still set to challenge WBA welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse on July 15 at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, according to Pacquiao's MP Promotions. Despite Bob Arum's comments that the fight might not happen due to …Photos: Pacquiao is Back To Dropping Bombs on BuboyBoxingScene.comManny Pacquiao '85 percent ready' as …

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USA Boxing Youth Tournament Returns to Charleston – WOWK

USA Boxing Youth Tournament Returns to CharlestonWOWKCHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) – USA Boxing has made it's way back to the mountain state for Junior Olympics, Prep Nationals and their Youth Open. Athletes ages 8-18 will get the chance to show their talent over the course of seven days. This is the fourth time … More: continued here

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New weight class announced for World Boxing Super Series – Boxing News Online

Boxing News Online New weight class announced for World Boxing Super SeriesBoxing News OnlineDon't miss any action. Sign up for the free BN newsletter(s) here. THE exciting 140lbs division will feature in the second season of the World Boxing Super Series and the quest for the Muhammad Ali Trophy. “We are very delighted to announce … More: continued here

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WBSS to add junior welterweight tournament in its second season – ESPN (press release) (blog)

http://fightnetwork.com/ WBSS to add junior welterweight tournament in its second seasonESPN (press release) (blog)World Boxing Super Series officials on Tuesday confirmed perhaps the worst kept secret in boxing — that it will stage an eight-man single elimination tournament in the junior welterweight division during its second season beginning in the fall. "We …Super Lightweights Confirmed for World Boxing Super Series …

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Eddie Hearn and Anthony Joshua frustrated by Deontay Wilder ‘game’ – SkySports

SkySports Eddie Hearn and Anthony Joshua frustrated by Deontay Wilder 'game'SkySportsThe WBA have ordered Joshua to sign for a WBA mandatory title defence against Povetkin "within 24 hours" as WBC champion Wilder has yet to agree a unification fight with the British heavyweight star, despite lengthy negotiations. Matchroom Boxing boss …Anthony Joshua: WBA tells Briton to fight Alexander PovetkinBBC SportBoxing-Joshua given …

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WBSS to add junior welterweight tournament in its second season – ESPN

Boxing News Online WBSS to add junior welterweight tournament in its second seasonESPNWorld Boxing Super Series officials on Tuesday confirmed perhaps the worst kept secret in boxing — that it will stage an eight-man single elimination tournament in the junior welterweight division during its second season beginning in the fall. "We …New weight class announced for World Boxing Super SeriesBoxing …

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Johnson to battle Beterbiev in USA

Callum Johnson will challenge Artur Beterbiev for the IBF world light-heavyweight title in the USA on October 6, promoter Eddie Hearn has revealed. More: continued here

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Boxing Bites: Garcia v Easter / ‘Bonita’ wins / ‘Rocky’ Hernandez – WBN – World Boxing News

WBN – World Boxing News Boxing Bites: Garcia v Easter / 'Bonita' wins / 'Rocky' HernandezWBN – World Boxing NewsMikey Garcia, champion of the World Boxing Council, will face the International Boxing Federation champion, Robert Easter, in an explosive match. Garcia says he is comfortable fighting in the lightweight division and for the moment, he will not climb … More: …

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