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The Boxing World Should Take Tyson Fury Seriously – BoxingScene.com

BoxingScene.com The Boxing World Should Take Tyson Fury SeriouslyBoxingScene.comFury, a clever, athletic boxer even though he's 6-foot-9, simply used constant lateral and upper body movement – as well as his reach advantage – to keep the Ukrainian at a distance and off balance the entire fight. Klitschko could never figure out how …Boxing news: Anthony Joshua reveals ideal fight, Wilder …

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Jorge Linares stops Abner Cotto in junior welterweight debut – ESPN

Boxing News 24 Jorge Linares stops Abner Cotto in junior welterweight debutESPNFormer three-division world titleholder Jorge Linares has designs on winning a belt in a fourth weight division, and he got started on that quest in explosive fashion Saturday night. In his junior welterweight debut, Linares scored two knockdowns and …Jorge Linares vs. Abner Cotto – PreviewBoxing News 24Jorge Linares …

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Boxing: No world title for Muhamad Ridhwan after split-decision loss … – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Boxing: No world title for Muhamad Ridhwan after split-decision loss …The Straits TimesSINGAPORE – Local professional boxer Muhamad Ridhwan suffered the first defeat of his pro career, after he lost an International Boxing Organisation (IBO) …Boxing: Muhamad Ridhwan fails to claim Singapore's first IBO world titleChannel NewsAsiaRidhwan fails to land prized IBO boxing title – Yahoo News SingaporeYahoo …

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Boxing news: Callum Smith targeting more world title fights after beating George Groves – Daily Star

Daily Star Boxing news: Callum Smith targeting more world title fights after beating George GrovesDaily StarScouser Smith captured the WBA world super-middleweight title with a seventh-round win over Londoner Groves in Saudi Arabia. Smith, 28, sealed his victory in the World Boxing Super Series by sending Groves backwards from a left hook and then leaving …Callum Smith put boxing on notice …

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Wes McElroy: HBO rings final bell on boxing coverage – Richmond.com

Richmond.com Wes McElroy: HBO rings final bell on boxing coverageRichmond.com“Boxing has been part of our heritage for decades,” HBO said in a statement.” During that time, the sport has undergone a transformation. It is now widely available on a host of networks and streaming services. There is more boxing than ever being …HBO is Leaving the Boxing BusinessMUSEall 2 news …

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Springfield youth boxing coach arrested, charged with rape – MassLive.com

MassLive.com Springfield youth boxing coach arrested, charged with rapeMassLive.comSPRINGFIELD – A local youth boxing coach was arrested Friday evening, charged with rape, assault with intent to rape and other crimes, according to police records. Robert Hersey, 41, of Dayton Avenue in the Springfield's East Forest Park neighborhood, … More: continued here

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Devin Haney passes test against Burgos – Sporting News

Sporting News Devin Haney passes test against BurgosSporting NewsDevin Haney set out to make a statement Friday night and did so. It just lacked the exclamation point. Haney (20-0, 13 knockouts) dominated game former title challenger Juan Carlos Burgos in their ShoBox 10-round main event at the Pechanga Resort in …Boxing results: Devin Haney beats Juan Carlos BurgosBoxing News Onlineall 27 …

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Legendary boxing promoter Don Chargin dies at 90 – ESPN

ESPN Legendary boxing promoter Don Chargin dies at 90ESPNDon Chargin, the beloved promoter, matchmaker and International Boxing Hall of Famer, died Friday at Sierra Vista Hospital in San Luis Obispo, California, after a brief battle with lung and brain cancer. He was 90. Until just a few months ago, Chargin … More: continued here

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Referees favored fighters from disgraced boxing fed. chief’s home prefecture: panel – The Mainichi

The Mainichi Referees favored fighters from disgraced boxing fed. chief's home prefecture: panelThe MainichiTOKYO — A third-party panel investigating a variety of scandals centering on the former chairman of the Japan Amateur Boxing Federation (JABF) has concluded that referees favored boxers from the ex-chief's home prefecture in western Japan. More: continued here

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Boxing: No world title for Muhamad Ridhwan after split-decision loss to Paulus Ambunda – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Boxing: No world title for Muhamad Ridhwan after split-decision loss to Paulus AmbundaThe Straits TimesSINGAPORE – Local professional boxer Muhamad Ridhwan suffered the first defeat of his pro career, after he lost an International Boxing Organisation (IBO) super bantamweight (up to 55kg) world title on Saturday night (Sept 29) at the Sands Expo …Ridhwan fails to land prized …

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Boxing: Joseph Parker seeks advice from former undisputed champ Lennox Lewis – Newshub

Newshub Boxing: Joseph Parker seeks advice from former undisputed champ Lennox LewisNewshubKiwi heavyweight Joseph Parker has reached out to an unexpected source for support, as he tries to resurrect his world championship boxing hopes. Speaking at the 25th anniversary celebrations for the NZ First political party, Parker admitted an ongoing …and more » More: continued here

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Callum Smith put boxing on notice with his vicious KO of Groves – Sporting News

Sporting News Callum Smith put boxing on notice with his vicious KO of GrovesSporting NewsInitial showings in the World Boxing Super Series lacked the viciousness that wrecked Rocky Fielding and Hadillah Mohoumadi in seconds, and it was argued amongst the boxing community that Smith lacked fire when moving up in class. Well, any concerns …Video: Callum Smith knocks out George Groves …

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Euro Boxing News Update – fightnews.com

Euro Boxing News Updatefightnews.comHaxhi “Robin” Krasniqi (48-5, 17 KOs), the current European super middleweight champion, will take on German Stefan Haertel (17-1, 2 KOs), who recently became his stablemate at SES Boxing, as first and volontary defense of his belt. The bout in going … More: continued here

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Boxing: ‘Slumdog’ Mike Tyson laments lack of personalities in the game – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Boxing: 'Slumdog' Mike Tyson laments lack of personalities in the gameThe Straits TimesMUMBAI (REUTERS) – The current generation of boxers do not have the wild streak that Mike Tyson wore like a badge of honour during his career and the former world heavyweight champion says the lack of personalities in the sport has contributed to its …and more » …

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Middleweights Jason Quigley, Freddy Hernandez to meet on Oct. 18 – ESPN

ESPN Middleweights Jason Quigley, Freddy Hernandez to meet on Oct. 18ESPNThe scheduled 10-round fight will headline a Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN card (ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes, 10 p.m. ET) that will also include Eddie Gomez (21-3, 12 KOs), 26, of Bronx, New York, taking on Shoki Sakai (23-8-2, 13 KOs), 27, of Japan, in the …and more » More: continued here

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Groves: I’m not retiring yet

George Groves has vowed to carry on despite losing his WBA ‘Super’ world title to Callum Smith in the World Boxing Super Series final. More: continued here

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Boxing-‘Slumdog’ Tyson laments lack of personalities in the game – Eurosport.com

Times of India Boxing-'Slumdog' Tyson laments lack of personalities in the gameEurosport.comMUMBAI, Sept 29 (Reuters) – The current generation of boxers do not have the wild streak that Mike Tyson wore like a badge of honour during his career and the former world heavyweight champion says the lack of personalities in the sport has contributed …Best fighters come from the …

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Despite a disappointing tie, Jerwin Ancajas still focused on boxing’s biggest names – ESPN

ESPN Despite a disappointing tie, Jerwin Ancajas still focused on boxing's biggest namesESPNOAKLAND, Calif. — Jerwin Ancajas came into Oakland with a mission: To get the boxing world buzzing for unification fights with an electric performance against a hand-picked opponent. What virtually no one expected — least of all himself — is that he …Boxing: Ancajas retains title after settling …

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Boxing has exciting immediate future despite HBO departure – New York Post

New York Post Boxing has exciting immediate future despite HBO departureNew York PostIt's sad news for longtime employees who need to find new jobs. HBO carried boxing during the decades when so-called “free” television turned away from the sport following the death of Duk Koo Kim, who died from injuries sustained in a nationally … More: continued here

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