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Africa’s mystery men

Little is known about Walter Kautondokwa ahead of his WBO title fight, but could he become the latest in a line of African fighters who have shocked the boxing world? More: continued here

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Okosun Godwin boxing star killed by Train in Lagos – Pulse Nigeria

Pulse Nigeria Okosun Godwin boxing star killed by Train in LagosPulse NigeriaOkosun Godwin a Nigerian National team middleweight boxer has been confirmed dead after a shock train accident claimed his life. The Nigerian Boxing community was thrown into mourning due to the death of Godwin who has become a well-known fighter. More: continued here

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Youth Olympic Games 2018: Caroline Dubois and Karol Itauma win boxing golds – BBC Sport

BBC Sport Youth Olympic Games 2018: Caroline Dubois and Karol Itauma win boxing goldsBBC SportGreat Britain ended the Youth Olympic Games with three gold medals after Caroline Dubois and Karol Itauma both won boxing titles on the final day in Buenos Aires. Dubois, 17, claimed the lightweight title by beating Thailand's Porntip Buapa and is now …Heaven Garcia Closes Out Youth …

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CAS boost for barred rival to boxing chief Rakhimov – Independent Online

Independent Online CAS boost for barred rival to boxing chief RakhimovIndependent OnlineBUENOS AIRES, Argentina – Serik Konakbayev received a boost in his battle for the presidency of world boxing after the Court of Arbitration for Sport announced Thursday it would rule by October 30 on AIBA's decision to bar him from the election.Boxing's Olympic risk is 'unprecedented' says head of …

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Those with Parkinson’s use boxing to fight back – Bend Bulletin

Bend Bulletin Those with Parkinson's use boxing to fight backBend BulletinFOX VALLEY, Ill. — I'll admit, I wasn't sure what to expect when I walked into the Fox Valley Park District's boxing club on Oct. 6. I was there to attend an open house sponsored by Jesse “The Law” Torres Boxing Club, but the gloved athletes who would … More: …

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Youth Olympic Games 2018: Caroline Dubois and Karol Itauma win boxing gold – BBC Sport

BBC Sport Youth Olympic Games 2018: Caroline Dubois and Karol Itauma win boxing goldBBC SportGreat Britain ended the Youth Olympic Games with three gold medals after Caroline Dubois and Karol Itauma both won boxing titles on the final day in Buenos Aires. Dubois, 17, claimed the lightweight title by beating Thailand's Porntip Buapa and is now …Youth Olympics: Leeds boxer Hope …

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World Boxing Super Series Preview: Rodriguez vs. Moloney, Dorticos vs. Masternak – BoxingInsider.com

BoxingInsider.com World Boxing Super Series Preview: Rodriguez vs. Moloney, Dorticos vs. MasternakBoxingInsider.comBy: Ste Rowen. In Orlando's CFE Arena, a venue normally associated with basketball, World Boxing Super Series season one semi-finalist, Yunier Dorticos of Cuba faces Polish cruiserweight veteran, Mateusz Masternak for the right to face Andrew Tabiti in …and more » More: continued here

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Heaven Garcia Closes Out Youth Olympic Games For Team USA With Boxing Bronze – TeamUSA.org

TeamUSA.org Heaven Garcia Closes Out Youth Olympic Games For Team USA With Boxing BronzeTeamUSA.orgBUENOS AIRES, Argentina — It wasn't the outcome she was initially seeking, but Heaven Garcia was the happiest person in the room when she won her match Thursday afternoon. Her bronze medal was as good as gold. The American boxer entered the …Watch: Youth Olympic Games – karate …

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Boxing: Joseph Parker to face Alexander Flores in Christchurch – Newshub

Newshub Boxing: Joseph Parker to face Alexander Flores in ChristchurchNewshubKiwi heavyweight Joseph Parker has confirmed his next opponent is American-Mexican Alexander Flores. The fight will take place at Christchurch's Horncastle Arena on December 15. Based in California, Flores has 15 stoppages in 17 victories, with his …Boxing: Revealed – American-Mexican Alexander Flores announced as Joseph Parker's next opponent as he …

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Japanese star Ryota Murata headlines boxing card in Las Vegas – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal Japanese star Ryota Murata headlines boxing card in Las VegasLas Vegas Review-JournalRyota Murata rattled off a long-winded response in Japanese to his interpreter as a clueless reporter waited for the translation in English. Murata was asked about his shocking split decision loss in Tokyo last year against Hassan N'Dam for the vacant …and more » More: continued here

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Taylor relishing ‘toughest fight’

Katie Taylor says her clash with Cindy Serrano will be her toughest fight to date as she makes the second defence of both her WBA and IBF world titles in Boston. More: continued here

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Galahad: Nowhere left to run

Kid Galahad says his featherweight rivals will have “nowhere left to run” once he becomes the mandatory challenger for the IBF world title. More: continued here

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Educating fighters on the business of boxing – Boxing News Online

Boxing News Online Educating fighters on the business of boxingBoxing News OnlineEVERLAST WORLDWIDE, the world's leading manufacturer, marketer and licensor of boxing, MMA and fitness equipment, and Protect Yourself at All Times (PYaAT) creator, Adrian Clark, are partnering up to introduce the first-ever PYaAT symposium. More: continued here

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Boxing golds evenly shared – Olympics

Olympics Boxing golds evenly sharedOlympicsAthletes from Thailand, Brazil, Kazakhstan and Russia topped the podium in the four events that rounded off Wednesday's boxing action at the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018. Buenos Aires 2018 emblem … More: continued here

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Boxing: Revealed – American-Mexican Alexander Flores announced as Joseph Parker’s next opponent as he begins … – New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald Boxing: Revealed – American-Mexican Alexander Flores announced as Joseph Parker's next opponent as he begins …New Zealand Herald"For me boxing is all about the challenge – and this is another big one. I know what is stake, I need to win and win well. I need to knock him out and I will knock him out. But …

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