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Showtime and Premier Boxing Champions strike three-year deal … – Bad Left Hook

Bad Left Hook Showtime and Premier Boxing Champions strike three-year deal …Bad Left HookPer a press released just issued by Showtime, the network has just formally entered into a three-year agreement with Al Haymon's Premier Boxing Champions …Showtime, Premier Boxing Champions announce 3-year dealESPNShowtime and Premiere Boxing Champions agree to new contract …Sporting NewsShowtime, Premier Boxing Champions agree to 3-year contract …

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Eye injury ends Indian Vikas’s hopes of second boxing gold – FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24 Eye injury ends Indian Vikas's hopes of second boxing goldFRANCE 24Injured Krishan Vikas pulled out of his Asian Games boxing semi-final Friday, a source within the team told AFP, denying him the chance of repeating his 2010 gold-winning performance. India's leading middleweight suffered a nasty cut just above his … More: continued here

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Former Boxing Champion Jermain Taylor Reportedly Knocks Girlfriend ‘Unconscious’: Cops – Newsweek

Newsweek Former Boxing Champion Jermain Taylor Reportedly Knocks Girlfriend 'Unconscious': CopsNewsweekHe was a local brawler who became “The Pride of Little Rock, Arkansas." As he rose through the ranks besting most comers in the ring, Jermain Taylor became: Jermain "Bad Intentions" Taylor. Then after bowing out of boxing, the now 40-year-old former …Police release more details in arrest of former boxing …

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Boxers prepare for Rumble at this Rec – Hanford Sentinel

Hanford Sentinel Boxers prepare for Rumble at this RecHanford SentinelThe Rumble will welcome California Boxing Hall of Fame and the World Boxing Hall of Fame member Alvaro Yaqui Lopez, a light heavyweight that went 61-15 between 1972 and 1984. Considered one of the greatest light heavyweights to never become … More: continued here

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50 Cent Wanted As Referee For Farrah Abraham’s Boxing Match: Report – HotNewHipHop

HotNewHipHop 50 Cent Wanted As Referee For Farrah Abraham's Boxing Match: ReportHotNewHipHopAccording to The Blast, promoters at Celebrity Boxing are looking for a celebrity to officiate Farrah Abraham's and Hoopz' upcoming boxing match this fall. They're ideal candidate would be someone who's willing to learn the official rules and …Farrah Abraham Boxing Promoters Want 50 Cent to Referee FightThe Blastall …

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Boxing news: Tony Bellew vs Oleksandr Usyk deal close as promoter reveals date – Express.co.uk

Express.co.uk Boxing news: Tony Bellew vs Oleksandr Usyk deal close as promoter reveals dateExpress.co.ukUsyk reached the pinnacle of the boxing world on July 21 when he produced a boxing masterclass against Murat Gassiev in Moscow to claim the Muhammad Ali Trophy as well as all four major cruiserweight world titles. The Ukrainian subsequently called out …and more » More: continued here

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Old wounds reopened in Irish amateur boxing row – Irish Times

Irish Times Old wounds reopened in Irish amateur boxing rowIrish TimesA dispute has arisen in the Irish Athletic Boxing Association (IABA) between their high performance unit, which is headed by high performance director Bernard Dunne, and the association's central council. A letter sent by IABA national secretary Art O …and more » More: continued here

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Showtime and Premier Boxing Champions strike three-year deal – Bad Left Hook

Bad Left Hook Showtime and Premier Boxing Champions strike three-year dealBad Left HookPer a press released just issued by Showtime, the network has just formally entered into a three-year agreement with Al Haymon's Premier Boxing Champions which ensures that their partnership will continue for at least a while longer. The deal revolves …Showtime and Premiere Boxing Champions agree to new contractSporting …

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Boxer who walked out of ring at start of a bout in Minnesota wanted to fight that night in California – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Boxer who walked out of ring at start of a bout in Minnesota wanted to fight that night in CaliforniaLos Angeles TimesHeavyweight Curtis Harper of Jacksonville, Fla., was proposed last week by Southland boxing matchmaker Alex Camponovo as an opponent for Russia's Andrey Fedosov on a Friday card in Corona, but the licensing process through the California …

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US boxing legend opens Johannesburg gym with SA partner – TimesLIVE

TimesLIVE US boxing legend opens Johannesburg gym with SA partnerTimesLIVEBoxing legend Roy Jones jnr is looking to create a pipeline to send South African boxers to the United States. Attending the launch of the new gym set up with his South African partner‚ Jodi Solomon‚ in Craighall‚ Johannesburg‚ on Wednesday night … More: continued here

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Showtime and Premiere Boxing Champions agree to new contract – Sporting News

Sporting News Showtime and Premiere Boxing Champions agree to new contractSporting News“Over the past seven-plus years, Showtime has developed the most comprehensive slate of boxing programming in the world,” said Stephen Espinoza, President, Sports and Event Programming for Showtime. “We have consistently been recognized for …Premier Boxing Champions Lands Three-Year Deal With ShowtimeSportsBusiness Dailyall 3 news articles » More: continued here

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Showtime, Premier Boxing Champions agree to 3-year contract extension – Yahoo Sports

Yahoo Sports Showtime, Premier Boxing Champions agree to 3-year contract extensionYahoo SportsThe relationship between Showtime Sports and the Premier Boxing Champions (PBC), which for several years has put several compelling bouts on the network, was formalized Thursday in a three-year contract extension. It will provide for what the companies … More: continued here

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Trainer Colin Nathan fights for his boxers, no matter what – ESPN

ESPN Trainer Colin Nathan fights for his boxers, no matter whatESPNStrong personal connections are the bedrocks for boxing trainer and manager Colin Nathan's success, seeing him mentor two fighters to major titles in the past six months. IBF and WBA junior flyweight champion Hekkie Budler and IBF flyweight titleholder … More: continued here

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British boxing stars ready for Jeddah final showdown – ArabianBusiness.com

ArabianBusiness.com British boxing stars ready for Jeddah final showdownArabianBusiness.comWBA super middleweight world champion George Groves and Callum Smith will fight in Jeddah next month in Saudi Arabia's first official boxing event. The British stars will clash in the Ali Trophy Super Middleweight Final on Friday September 28 at the … More: continued here

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