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Black Country boxer given payout for missed brain aneurysm – expressandstar.com

expressandstar.com Black Country boxer given payout for missed brain aneurysmexpressandstar.comJust five months before, the Black Country Bodysnatcher, was given the 'all-clear' and re-licensed to box, following his British Boxing Board of Control (BBBoC) mandated annual medical and MRI scan. The aneurysm ruptured following a blow to Darren's … More: continued here

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Yafai’s unification plans

Kal Yafai will once again fight in the United States towards the end of October as he continues on the road to a unification showdown. More: continued here

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Deontay Wilder issues statement to boxing fans after Anthony Joshua fight collapses – Metro

Metro Deontay Wilder issues statement to boxing fans after Anthony Joshua fight collapsesMetroDeontay Wilder has apologised to boxing fans after it was confirmed the WBC champion would not be fighting Anthony Joshua this year. The heavyweight released a statement explaining his side of the story, in which he placed blame firmly at the feet of …Anthony Joshua-Deontay Wilder fight in jeopardy; …

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Barry Switzer, Sean O’Grady attend boxing news conference – NewsOK.com

NewsOK.com Barry Switzer, Sean O'Grady attend boxing news conferenceNewsOK.comBarry Switzer walked across the stage with a smile. “What the hell am I doing here!” Switzer yelled. He was at Top Rank's news conference, a boxing promotion company with fights scheduled Saturday at Chesapeake Energy Arena. It's an unusual news …and more » More: continued here

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Eddie Hearn angling to make Khan vs. Vargas final eliminator for WBA welterweight title, reports say – Sporting News

The Punch Eddie Hearn angling to make Khan vs. Vargas final eliminator for WBA welterweight title, reports saySporting NewsMatchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn said Thursday he is in talks with the World Boxing Association to make the Amir Khan vs. Samuel Vargas fight on Sept. 8 a final eliminator for the association's "regular" welterweight title, talkSPORT.com's Michael …Boxing: Vargas next in …

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Boxing: Vargas next in line for Khan – The Punch

The Punch Boxing: Vargas next in line for KhanThe PunchBritain's former light welterweight world champion Amir Khan will fight Colombian Samuel Vargas on September 8 as he continues his quest to earn a tilt at winning the welterweight world title. The 31-year-old will meet Vargas in Birmingham hoping a …and more » More: continued here

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Dana White plans ‘real ballsy move’ for Zuffa Boxing ‘pretty soon’ – Bloody Elbow

Bloody Elbow Dana White plans 'real ballsy move' for Zuffa Boxing'pretty soon'Bloody ElbowWe're nearly at the halfway point of 2018, and Zuffa Boxing hasn't really gotten off the ground yet. UFC president Dana White was briefly linked to heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, and a fully fledged contract with the promoter-less Mikey Garcia …5 famous boxing stars who love bettingThe Boxing …

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Rock Steady Boxing in Archdale helps people battling Parkinson’s – myfox8.com

myfox8.com Rock Steady Boxing in Archdale helps people battling Parkinson'smyfox8.comARCHDALE, N.C. — Being diagnosed with a disease that has no cure can be devastating, but there is a new program right here in the Piedmont that is using the sport of boxing to give people with Parkinson's a fighting chance at maintaining their quality … More: continued here

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Hearn Will Announce at Least Eight US Signings on July 17 – BoxingScene.com

BoxingScene.com Hearn Will Announce at Least Eight US Signings on July 17BoxingScene.comBy Tris Dixon. PROMOTER Eddie Hearn will unveil eight new signings in the USA when he announces the opening 'one or two shows' of his new US mega-deal in New York on July 17. Hearn, who said he has signed seven boxers– including a couple of …and more » More: continued …

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Demetrius Andrade Is A ‘Promotional Free Agent’ And A Perfect Fit For Matchroom Boxing – Forbes

BoxingScene.com Demetrius Andrade Is A 'Promotional Free Agent' And A Perfect Fit For Matchroom BoxingForbesMathcroom's Eddie Hearn made it clear that with DAZN's backing, the promotion would aggressively go after free-agent boxers. With Andrade's declaration on Thursday, he has to be considered the LeBron James of the current boxing class. Matchroom is …Demetrius Andrade Parts Ways With Star Boxing, BannerBoxingScene.comall 5 …

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Sturgis boxers making their mark – Rapid City Journal

Rapid City Journal Sturgis boxers making their markRapid City JournalGriffee lost to Region 14 boxer Samuel Contreras of Palmdale, Calif., in an Intermediate 95-pound match on Tuesday, while Taylor lost to another Region 14 champ, Daniel Mercado of Pomona, Calif., in an Intermediate 110-pound bout on Wednesday. More: continued here

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Demetrius Andrade Parts Ways With Star Boxing, Banner – BoxingScene.com

BoxingScene.com Demetrius Andrade Parts Ways With Star Boxing, BannerBoxingScene.comAfter more than a decade of Co-Promoting 2008 US Olympian Demetrius Andrade together, Star Boxing& Banner Promotions have announced that they have officially released Demetrius Andrade from his long-term promotional agreement. Star Boxing and … More: continued here

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Boxing Champ @RyanBurnett01 a knock-out hit as he visits Abbey Boxing Academy – FE News

FE News Boxing Champ @RyanBurnett01 a knock-out hit as he visits Abbey Boxing AcademyFE NewsBoxing champion Ryan Burnett makes an inspirational visit to Abbey Boxing Academy for meet and greet with young people and tours the premises on Bloomfield Road Bangor. The former unified bantamweight World Champion has held the World Boxing …World champion Ryan Burnett helping inspire future generation of …

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Lippe Morrison part of OKC boxing card – Miami News Record

Miami News Record Lippe Morrison part of OKC boxing cardMiami News RecordWill be updated. OKLAHOMA CITY — Trey Lippe Morrison admits that even though he's got 14 fights under his belt, he's still learning. “There's always some things I can do better and work at,” he said. “I think I capitalized on a lot of that in this … More: …

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Khan to continue comeback vs. Vargas – ESPN

ESPN Khan to continue comeback vs. VargasESPNAmir Khan will take on Samuel Vargas on Sept. 8 at Birmingham's Barclaycard Arena in his second fight since returning to boxing. Khan (32-4, 20 KOs) took just 39 seconds to dispense Canadian journeyman Phil Lo Greco back in April as he began his quest …Amir Khan back in action against Samuel Vargas in BirminghamSkySportsAmir …

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Floyd Mayweather shows off stunning £13.75m diamond-encrusted watch the boxing legend got after 50th career win … – The Sun

The Sun Floyd Mayweather shows off stunning £13.75m diamond-encrusted watch the boxing legend got after 50th career win …The SunFLOYD MAYWEATHER continues to spend his bottomless pile of cash by splashing out £13.75million on a diamond-encrusted watch. The undefeated heavyweight champ pocketed a staggering £78m against Conor McGregor – his 50th and final fight of his …Boxing star Mayweather buys KSh …

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Hearn: Wilder contract ‘still live’

Deontay Wilder’s contract for the Anthony Joshua fight is “still live” and the unification clash can be staged at Wembley on April 13, says promoter Eddie Hearn. More: continued here

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Is Frank Smith the eventual heir to promoter Eddie Hearn? – SkySports

SkySports Is Frank Smith the eventual heir to promoter Eddie Hearn?SkySportsSo when did you first come to work for Matchroom Boxing? I met Eddie when I was just 14-years-old and pushed him for a job from then on, before, at 16, I joined the company. I don't think I necessarily just wanted to be in sports, but that's just how …

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