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IOC threatens a boxing drop – Summit Daily News

Summit Daily News IOC threatens a boxing dropSummit Daily NewsLAUSANNE, Switzerland — The International Olympic Committee has reiterated its threat to drop boxing from the Olympics, expressing "extreme concern" with how the sport is run after a businessman from Uzbekistan who has been accused by U.S. …Frozen by IOC, boxing in danger of Olympic KOFRANCE 24Boxing in but AIBA out?Philippine StarIOC …

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British woman boxing world champion who paved the way for others – BBC News

BBC News British woman boxing world champion who paved the way for othersBBC NewsJane Couch took British boxing authorities to court when they wouldn't let her fight, and went on to win world titles. Ahead of Nicola Adam's interim WBO world super-flyweight fight, we look at Jane's story and how attitudes have changed. 06 Oct 2018. More: continued here

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How and when to watch Worlds Collide

Two British fighters are looking to upset the odds in Chicago and become Britain’s latest world champions. Gavin McDonell and Callum Johnson are live and exclusive on Sky Sports, but when is it on, what are their chances and who else is on the card? We answer all your questions when Worlds Collide… More: continued here

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NBC finalizing broadcast deal with Main Events, sources say – ESPN

ESPN NBC finalizing broadcast deal with Main Events, sources sayESPNAs HBO prepares to end a 45-year run of televising boxing in December, NBC is preparing to finalize a deal that will bring Main Events fights back to the network, sources with knowledge of the deal told ESPN. If the deal is completed, NBC would join … More: continued here

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Boxing – Alvarez and Fielding set super middleweight bout for December – Yahoo Sports

Yahoo Sports Boxing – Alvarez and Fielding set super middleweight bout for DecemberYahoo Sports(Reuters) – Mexico's Canelo Alvarez said on Friday he will challenge Rocky Fielding of Britain for the WBA super middleweight title on Dec. 15 at New York's Madison Square Garden. The fight will be Alvarez's first since his September victory over …Canelo Alvarez to challenge Rocky Fielding at …

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How to watch Luis Nery vs. Jason Canoy on ESPN+ – ESPN

ESPN How to watch Luis Nery vs. Jason Canoy on ESPN+ESPNFormer bantamweight world titleholder Luis Nery of Mexico faces Philippines' Jason Canoy in a fight that will air live on ESPN+ in the United States at 11 p.m. ET on Saturday from the Gasmart Stadium in Tijuana, Mexico. Nery won a bantamweight title …Sherdog's Weekend Boxing PreviewSherdog.comall 8 news articles » …

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Ring 10 Veterans Boxing Foundation of NY Hosts Fundraiser – Bronx Times

Bronx Times Ring 10 Veterans Boxing Foundation of NY Hosts FundraiserBronx TimesRing 10 Veterans Boxing Foundation of New York hosted its eighth annual fundraiser on Sunday, September 23 at Marina del Rey. This year's honorees included Bert Sugar Award recipient John Scully, Steve Belloise Top Contender Award recipient Gerry … More: continued here

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How to watch Jack Catterall-Ohara Davies and Nicola Adams-Isabel Millan on ESPN+ – ESPN

ESPN How to watch Jack Catterall-Ohara Davies and Nicola Adams-Isabel Millan on ESPN+ESPNJunior welterweight Jack Catterall faces Ohara Davies in a fight that will air live on ESPN+ in the United States at 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday from the Morninside Arena in Leicester, England. Unbeaten Catterall, of Chorley, Lancashire in the United …ESPN+ Boxing Preview: Catterall vs. Davies, Adams …

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Boxing dinner set for next Friday – The Telegram

The Telegram Boxing dinner set for next FridayThe TelegramThe TRC Boxing Club will host its 10th annual 'Fight Night at the Legion' dinner show event next Friday, Oct. 19 at the Royal Canadian Legion in Pleasantville. The eight-bout card will feature young athletes from the TRC Boxing Club from St. John's … More: continued here

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Johnson, McDonnell make weight

British duo Callum Johnson and Gavin McDonnell made weight for their world title fights on this weekend’s ‘Worlds Collide’ bill in Chicago. More: continued here

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Andrew Selby: Welsh boxer set for world title eliminator – BBC Sport

BBC Sport Andrew Selby: Welsh boxer set for world title eliminatorBBC SportWelsh boxer Andrew Selby could be in line for a world title shot after the World Boxing Council announced him for a final eliminator. Selby is set to face Julio César Martinez with the winner receiving a chance to fight WBC flyweight world champion …and more » More: continued here

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Boxing for Parkinson’s Disease – Voice of America

Boxing for Parkinson's DiseaseVoice of AmericaOur youngest boxer was 25 years old. The oldest boxer we have right now is 86. A variety of different symptoms with Parkinson's. Every case isn't the same. So, some people have tremors. Some people are suffering from other things. And it's pretty cool … More: continued here

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Donald Trump Claims He Would ‘Do Very Well’ in a Boxing Match Against Vladimir Putin – Newsweek

Newsweek Donald Trump Claims He Would 'Do Very Well' in a Boxing Match Against Vladimir PutinNewsweekU.S. President Donald Trump believes he would do “very well” in a boxing bout against Russian President Vladimir Putin. In July, Trump came under fire for being too obsequious and accommodating during a meeting with Putin in Helsinki, Finland. Speaking …Trump says 'I'd do very well' …

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