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New Mexico Boxing Pioneers Still Shunned By Hall Of Fame – Maxboxing

Maxboxing New Mexico Boxing Pioneers Still Shunned By Hall Of FameMaxboxingBy Andrew Rivera: Recently, on a local sports radio talk show, I overheard the host petitioning for inductees for the New Mexico Boxing Hall of Fame. When doing some research, I discovered that four of New Mexico's pioneers of boxing were not in the Hall.and more » More: continued here

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My fight to be a man: the story of a life-changing boxing match – The Guardian

The Guardian My fight to be a man: the story of a life-changing boxing matchThe GuardianViolence had bookended McBee's pre-transition life, and he thought that the rich and complex culture of boxing would help answer why men so often communicate with their fists. “It seemed like a way to ask a lot of questions about male violence, which … More: …

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Boxing champ to pursue poker career, even if he doesn’t understand the rules – CalvinAyre.com

CalvinAyre.com Boxing champ to pursue poker career, even if he doesn't understand the rulesCalvinAyre.comHe retired from boxing this past June after earning the title of the world heavyweight, as well as the unified cruiserweight, champion. Now, David Haye says he wants to take up poker with the goal of winning a major tournament, even though he admits he …Ex-boxing world champion …

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Gruesome pictures highlight the brutal reality of bare-knuckle boxing … – Metro

Metro Gruesome pictures highlight the brutal reality of bare-knuckle boxing …MetroThe sport is looking to shed its underground image and is moving to bigger venues such as the Bowlers Exhibition centre in Stretford, Manchester.Inside world of bare-knuckle boxing where fights are full of blood, edge and danger and the injuries are very realMirror.co.ukall 2 news articles » More: continued here

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Big-time boxing returns to AC with a bang – Press of Atlantic City

Press of Atlantic City Big-time boxing returns to AC with a bangPress of Atlantic CityAccording to FightNews.com, however, trainer Abror Tursunpulatov told the Russian media he hopes Kovalev retires. Kovalev told them he probably will, “but this is boxing, so anything can happen. I will not make hasty decisions. Time will pass, and I'll …Knockout! Eleider Alvarez vs. Sergey Kovalev …

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Knockout! Eleider Alvarez vs. Sergey Kovalev full fight video highlights – HBO Boxing – MMAmania.com

MMAmania.com Knockout! Eleider Alvarez vs. Sergey Kovalev full fight video highlights – HBO BoxingMMAmania.comRight around the same time Henry Cejudo upset Demetrious Johnson at UFC 227 to claim the flyweight title, undefeated Colombian boxer Eleider Alvarez (26-0) pulled off a huge TKO victory over Sergey Kovalev (32-3-1). The deciding finish came last night …Sergey Kovalev Vs. Eleider Alvarez, Devon Alexander Vs. …

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Boxer accused of diving after being KO’d by Tim Tszyu in super-welterweight title bout – NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.au Boxer accused of diving after being KO'd by Tim Tszyu in super-welterweight title boutNEWS.com.auTszyu is the son of former undisputed light-welterweight champion Kostya and moved to 10-0 after successfully defending his WBC Asian Boxing Council Continental belt. But the manner of the 23-year-old's victory has raised questions after Ferdinandus …Boxer Stevie Ongen Ferdinandus accused of diving after being KO'd …

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Andre Ward signs multiyear deal to remain ESPN analyst – ESPN

Bloody Elbow Andre Ward signs multiyear deal to remain ESPN analystESPNAndre Ward has signed a new multiyear deal to remain with ESPN as one of its boxing analysts, the network announced on Friday. Under the agreement, Ward, who unified super middleweight and lightweight world titles and became one of boxing's …Top Rank Boxing signs comprehensive seven-year broadcast deal with ESPNBloody ElbowESPN …

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Top boxing trainer Peter Fury questions Joseph Parker’s mindset after second loss – Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nz Top boxing trainer Peter Fury questions Joseph Parker's mindset after second lossStuff.co.nzSpeaking to the British Boxers channel, Fury – who was in son Hughie's corner when Parker successfully defended his WBO title in Manchester last September – openly questioned the Aucklander's mental fortitude, saying he needs to "grow a pair of balls …Boxing: Joseph Parker has plenty of mongrel …

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Inside world of bare-knuckle boxing where fights are full of blood, edge and danger and the injuries are very real – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk Inside world of bare-knuckle boxing where fights are full of blood, edge and danger and the injuries are very realMirror.co.ukBare-knuckle boxers sit battered and bruised, their faces cut and bleeding, the bandages on their hands covered in blood. These are men like Jay 'BamBam' Eggleston, 35 from Sheffield and Paul Stredder, 35 from the Wirral, who had to be …

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Did this punch actually land? Boxer under fire after weird KO – New York Post

New York Post Did this punch actually land? Boxer under fire after weird KONew York PostIndonesian boxer Stevie Ongen Ferdinandus is under fire from fans after being accused of diving during his bout against Tim Tszyu. The 37-year-old was knocked out just one minute into his super-welterweight clash despite replays showing minimal contact.and more » More: continued here

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Gruesome pictures highlight the brutal reality of bare-knuckle boxing in the UK – Metro

Metro Gruesome pictures highlight the brutal reality of bare-knuckle boxing in the UKMetroBlood pours out of battered faces as fighters struggle to see out of black eyes so damaged they have been swollen shut. Their bloody faces and heavily bandaged hands document the gruesome reality of bare knuckle boxing, a sport so brutal it remains …Inside world of bare-knuckle boxing where …

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Jamaal Davis outpoints Blake Mansfield in the main event of Harrisburg boxing event – PennLive.com

PennLive.com Jamaal Davis outpoints Blake Mansfield in the main event of Harrisburg boxing eventPennLive.comDavis (17-13-1) didn't disappoint as he defeated Burlington, North Carolina, native Blake Mansfield (6-2-1) by majority decision in the main event of Titans Boxing Promotions' event at the Harrisburg Midtown Arts Center. The six-round, 165-pound bout … More: continued here

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Atlantic City boxing: Alvarez KO’s Kovalev – NorthJersey.com

NorthJersey.com Atlantic City boxing: Alvarez KO's KovalevNorthJersey.comEleider Álvarez, rear, of Colombia, celebrates as referee David Fields holds on to Sergey Kovalev, of Russia, after Alvarez knocked Kovalev out during the seventh round of their boxing bout at 175 pounds, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, in Atlantic City, N.J … More: continued here

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Alvarez shocks Kovalev to claim title

Unbeaten Eleider Alvarez stunned Sergey Kovalev on Saturday, knocking the Russian champion down three times in the seventh round to capture the WBO light heavyweight title. More: continued here

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HBO boxing results: Eleider Alvarez knocks out Sergey Kovalev for first title in stunning upset – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com HBO boxing results: Eleider Alvarez knocks out Sergey Kovalev for first title in stunning upsetCBSSports.comWith his jab leading the way, Alvarez kept the champion Kovalev off balance, and arguably took two of the first three rounds with his superior technical boxing ability. But as the fight wore on, Kovalev started to take control, starting with a …Sergey Kovalev Vs. …

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