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Yoon in action Friday – Fight News

Yoon in action FridayFight NewsThe 10-round fight will serve as the evening's co-main event of Heavyweight Factory Boxing promoter Kris Lawrence's “Hometown Throwdown,” followed by a 10-round crosstown rivalry showdown between undefeated Miami-based welterweights Harold … More: continued here

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Joshua vs. Povetkin on Course For September 22 Collision – BoxingScene.com

BoxingScene.com Joshua vs. Povetkin on Course For September 22 CollisionBoxingScene.comThe two boxers were in action on the same card back in March, when Joshua won a twelve round decision over Joseph Parker to unify the WBO, WBA, IBF, IBO world titles, and Povetkin appeared on the undercard to score a brutal fifth round knockout over … More: continued here

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Anthony Joshua can only be beaten by Deontay Wilder – Tony Bellew – ESPN

BoxingScene.com Anthony Joshua can only be beaten by Deontay Wilder – Tony BellewESPNBellew, who defeated David Haye in a fifth-round TKO in March also believes that Joshua will smash Povetkin who has twice tested positive for banned substances in his boxing career. "No one wants to see a 12-round match, two fighters playing chess.Lennox Lewis: Wilder Deserves 60-40 Split for …

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Golden Boy inks broadcast deal to air boxing on Facebook – ESPN

ESPN Golden Boy inks broadcast deal to air boxing on FacebookESPNGolden Boy Promotions and Facebook on Monday announced a deal under which the social media platform will stream a series of fights and other original boxing programming. The deal calls for a minimum of five fight cards, which will stream for free in …Golden Boy Promotions Inks Deal To Broadcast …

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From all boxing fans, thank you, Alex Saucedo and Lenny Zappavigna – ESPN (press release) (blog)

ESPN (press release) (blog) From all boxing fans, thank you, Alex Saucedo and Lenny ZappavignaESPN (press release) (blog)From all boxing fans, thank you, Alex Saucedo and Lenny Zappavigna. When Top Rank first made the fight between junior welterweight contender Saucedo and Australian brawler Lenny Z, few who were familiar with these fighters expected anything less than …Everything You Need to Know …

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Boxing from a bygone era comes to life in Belfast – RochesterFirst

RochesterFirst Boxing from a bygone era comes to life in BelfastRochesterFirstBELFAST – 90 minutes south of Rochester, in the town of Belfast, lies a building that pulls no punches. "Welcome to the Bare Knuckle Boxing Hall of Fame." Retired teacher Scott Burt opened the Bare Knuckle Boxing Hall of Fame in 2009 to commemorate a … More: continued here

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Leon Tabbs, 86, renowned cut man in boxing – Philly.com

Philly.com Leon Tabbs, 86, renowned cut man in boxingPhilly.comLeon Tabbs, 86, formerly of Germantown, a renowned cut man in boxing and mixed martial arts, died Friday, June 15, of congestive heart failure at an assisted living community in Atlanta. Mr. Tabbs was born and grew up in Atlantic City. He graduated … More: continued here

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From all boxing fans, thank you Alex Saucedo and Lenny Zappavigna – ESPN (press release) (blog)

ESPN (press release) (blog) From all boxing fans, thank you Alex Saucedo and Lenny ZappavignaESPN (press release) (blog)From all boxing fans, thank you, Alex Saucedo and Lenny Zappavigna. When Top Rank first made the fight between junior welterweight contender Saucedo and Australian brawler Lenny Z, few who were familiar with these fighters expected anything less than …Weekend Review: Ramirez Fails To …

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Boxing in the County Fire near Lake Berryessa – ABC10.com KXTV

ABC10.com KXTV Boxing in the County Fire near Lake BerryessaABC10.com KXTVThere are some natural and man-made barriers that can help get the County Fire "boxed in." This map is exaggerated and off, but the angle make it easy to view. I think they will use Highway 16 as the northeast fireline, and Highway 128 to the south … More: continued …

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From all boxing fans, thank you, Alex Saucedo and Lenny Zappavigna. – ESPN (press release) (blog)

ESPN (press release) (blog) From all boxing fans, thank you, Alex Saucedo and Lenny Zappavigna.ESPN (press release) (blog)Well, they delivered that and much more in Saucedo's exhilarating seventh-round stoppage win in the co-feature of Saturday night's Top Rank Boxing on ESPN card that all but relegated super middleweight world titleholder Gilberto "Zurdo" Ramirez's … More: continued here

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Hughie on verge of IBF eliminator

Hughie Fury could be next in line for an IBF final eliminator as Jarrell Miller is yet to agree terms for a fight against fellow heavyweight contender Kubrat Pulev. More: continued here

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Minnesota boxing class combines kickboxing, Latin music | MPR News – Minnesota Public Radio News

Minnesota Public Radio News Minnesota boxing class combines kickboxing, Latin music | MPR NewsMinnesota Public Radio NewsThe idea came from a problem Hallie Leffingwell was having when she was a competitive kickboxer.Minnesota boxing class combines kickboxing, Latin musicDaily AstorianSpicy Boxing combines kickboxing and Latin music for a high-intensity workoutSt. Cloud Timesall 8 news articles » More: continued here

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Golden Boy Promotions Inks Deal To Broadcast Boxing On Facebook – Forbes

Forbes Golden Boy Promotions Inks Deal To Broadcast Boxing On FacebookForbesBut the overall boxing audience has shrunk and gotten older in recent decades as premier fights moved away from network television towards pay-per-view, with the first HBO PPV event airing in 1991 between Evander Holyfield and George Foreman.Facebook to Live-Stream Boxing Matches From Oscar De La Hoya's Golden BoyVarietyMain Events …

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Training continues at boxing gym – Advocateanddemocrat

Advocateanddemocrat Training continues at boxing gymAdvocateanddemocrat“The (Rumble) event went really well,” Monroe County Boxing Club owner Jesse Byers said. “We had a great turnout. The place was packed out once again so all of our boxers got to compete in front of their friends and family. It was a great turnout and a … More: continued here

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Minnesota boxing class combines kickboxing, Latin music – Minnesota Public Radio News

Minnesota Public Radio News Minnesota boxing class combines kickboxing, Latin musicMinnesota Public Radio NewsLeffingwell was a kickboxer who worked out at the St. Cloud Boxing& Wrestling Club. She has owned the WeThrive Fitness gym in Monticello since December of 2014. The class she helped create with the help of fitness dance and classic dance instructors …and more » More: continued here

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From Ivan Drago to Alexander Povetkin and the dark arts in between – the history of Soviet Union boxing – The Independent

Newshub From Ivan Drago to Alexander Povetkin and the dark arts in between – the history of Soviet Union boxingThe IndependentIvan Drago was not the last heavyweight Olympic gold medal winner from the Soviet Union with a history of savagery, secrecy and silence in the boxing business. The storyline in Rocky IV is simple: Drago wins Olympic gold by using …

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Sikho ‘Sequence’ Nqothole wins the World Boxing Association Pan African junior bantamweight title – Sandton Chronicle

Sandton Chronicle Sikho 'Sequence' Nqothole wins the World Boxing Association Pan African junior bantamweight titleSandton ChronicleProfessional boxer Sikho 'Sequence' Nqothole (23) is the new World Boxing Association Pan African junior bantamweight champion. The boxer of Alan Toweel Boxing Gym in Linden, who also trains at Bryanston Fight Club, secured the title after winning the … More: continued here

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How much it costs to train with ‘boxing grannies’– and other new experiences on Airbnb South Africa – BusinessTech

BusinessTech How much it costs to train with 'boxing grannies' – and other new experiences on Airbnb South AfricaBusinessTechTraining with boxing grannies is one of those available to be booked on the platform. Hosted by the A-Team Foundation, the experience helps promote fitness and bodybuilding in underserved areas and hosting an experience on Airbnb raises funds to renew … More: continued …

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