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‘Is just winning enough for Whyte?’

Dillian Whyte sits on the cusp of a world title shot, but will victory alone be enough for ‘The Body Snatcher’ or does he need a ruthless highlight-reel knockout to force the issue? More: continued here

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America at Large: Women’s boxing punching well below its weight – Irish Times

Irish Times America at Large: Women's boxing punching well below its weightIrish TimesEarlier this year, Thomas Hauser, doyen of boxing writers, wrote a paean to Taylor, describing her as a “real” champion and speculating that she will soon hold all four editions of the lightweight belt. However, he also quoted John Sheppard, the sport … More: continued here

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Ways to watch Whyte vs Parker

The heavyweight clash between Dillian Whyte and Joseph Parker is close, so here are the many ways you can book and watch the event. More: continued here

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Billy Joe Saunders to defend WBO middleweight title against Demetrius Andrade – Sporting News

Sporting News Billy Joe Saunders to defend WBO middleweight title against Demetrius AndradeSporting NewsThe 30-year-old last fought in October; he dominated Alantez Fox and won by unanimous decision in his middleweight debut. It was announced last week at the DAZN launch event in New York that Andrade had signed with Hearn's Matchroom Boxing.Billy Joe Saunders, Demetrius Andrade to meet in …

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Promoter Dmitriy Salita helps keep boxing eyes on Detroit – The Detroit News

The Detroit News Promoter Dmitriy Salita helps keep boxing eyes on DetroitThe Detroit News… Guidelines and FAQs. Promoter Dmitriy Salita helps keep boxing eyes on Detroit. CLOSE. Former boxer turned promoter Dmitriy Salita helps keep boxing eyes on Detroit by nurturing talent and hosting big bouts. Robin Buckson, The Detroit News. More: continued here

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Why Mikey Garcia is the perfect model for modern boxing – Yahoo Sports

Yahoo Sports Why Mikey Garcia is the perfect model for modern boxingYahoo SportsYou could talk about all of the things that make Mikey Garcia one of the greatest boxers in the world – his timing, his punching accuracy, his footwork, his intensity – and you wouldn't come close to naming the one thing that makes him the model for …Mikey …

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Billy Joe Saunders, Demetrius Andrade to meet in fall after deal reached – ESPN

Sporting News Billy Joe Saunders, Demetrius Andrade to meet in fall after deal reachedESPNMiddleweight world titleholder Billy Joe Saunders and mandatory challenger Demetrius Andrade will meet this fall after their promoters, Frank Warren and Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Boxing, came to an agreement on Wednesday. Hearn told ESPN that the …Billy Joe Saunders to defend WBO middleweight title against Demetrius AndradeSporting …

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UFC’s Dana White, boxing’s top promoters are in an arms race to sign Mikey Garcia – Bloody Elbow

Bloody Elbow UFC's Dana White, boxing's top promoters are in an arms race to sign Mikey GarciaBloody ElbowA four-division champion who's widely considered one of the top pound-for-pound boxers in the world, Garcia has beaten the likes of Orlando Salido, Rocky Martinez, Juan Manuel Lopez, and Adrien Broner. He is the rightful overwhelming favorite to hand …Why Mikey Garcia is the …

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Whyte-Parker: Day three wrap

Dillian Whyte and Joseph Parker got into gear before predicting a fight full of hurt and pain, while Eddie Hearn revealed world title plans as fight week continues… More: continued here

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Source: Groves-Smith in Jeddah on Sept. 28 – ESPN (press release) (blog)

ESPN (press release) (blog) Source: Groves-Smith in Jeddah on Sept. 28ESPN (press release) (blog)The final of the World Boxing Super Series super middleweight tournament between George Groves and Callum Smith will take place on Sept. 28 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, a source has told ESPN. The bout between Groves and Smith was supposed to take …Boxing news: George Groves SHOCK as …

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Boxing Fans Riot When Curtis Stevens Defeats Carlos Jairo Cruz – Deadspin

Deadspin Boxing Fans Riot When Curtis Stevens Defeats Carlos Jairo CruzDeadspinOn Saturday, middleweight Curtis Stevens defeated Carlos Jairo Cruz by stoppage at the end of the fourth round in Cruz's hometown of Santiago, in the …Video: Gunshots fired, several injured after wild boxing riot in …Bloody ElbowCrazy scenes as boxing fans riot over controversial decisionYahoo SportsBoxing riot ensues after hometown fighter …

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Arkansas Woman Seeks Boxing Title in London – KNWA

KNWA Arkansas Woman Seeks Boxing Title in LondonKNWALITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KARK) – A local woman is in London to compete for a title in world championship boxing. Kimberly "Killa" Connor-Hamby will compete for the International Boxing Federation and World Boxing Association (IBF/WBA) titles this weekend, … More: continued here

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