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Boxing on the ropes as IOC weighs Olympic future – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsia Boxing on the ropes as IOC weighs Olympic futureChannel NewsAsiaTOKYO: Boxing's Olympic future came under the spotlight Friday (Nov 30) as top officials decide whether to punish the sport's governing body, which is on the ropes over finances, judging and its controversial leader. The International Olympic Committee …Boxing risk exclusion from Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games?africanewsIOC weighs boxing Olympic KOThe …

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Man who fractured wrist on ‘boxing machine’ in pub awarded €30K damages – Independent.ie

Independent.ie Man who fractured wrist on 'boxing machine' in pub awarded €30K damagesIndependent.ieMr Murphy, who told the court he had a few drinks, while watching the all-Ireland final, sued Camden Street Taverns Limited, trading as Flannery's and Halpol Limited, South William Street, Dublin, suppliers of the boxing machine, which had been joined … More: continued here

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Cuba worried the IOC will ring boxing’s final bell – Sport24

Sport24 Cuba worried the IOC will ring boxing's final bellSport24That would take him one step closer to Cuba's all-time boxing greats Felix Savon and Teofilo Stevenson, both three-time Games gold medallists, but La Cruz, who's known as the shadow for his elusive brilliance, may never get that chance as boxing faces … More: continued here

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Boxing on the ropes as IOC weighs Olympic future – FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24 Boxing on the ropes as IOC weighs Olympic futureFRANCE 24Boxing's Olympic future came under the spotlight Friday as top officials decide whether to punish the sport's governing body, which is on the ropes over finances, judging and its controversial leader. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has made …Boxing risk exclusion from Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games?africanewsIOC weighs boxing Olympic …

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GOtv Boxing Night to feature WBF bout – The Punch

The Punch GOtv Boxing Night to feature WBF boutThe PunchThe GOtv Boxing Night 17 will be headlined by the World Boxing Federation intercontinental super featherweight bout between Nigeria's Seun Wahab and Tanzania's Issa 'Peche Boy' Nampepeche. This was announced on Thursday by the organisers at a …GOtv Boxing Night brings WBF title bout to NigeriaThe Eagle OnlineWBF Title Bout Headlines 17th …

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Adonis Stevenson aims to retain his boxing title with ‘one punch’ – Montreal Gazette

Montreal Gazette Adonis Stevenson aims to retain his boxing title with 'one punch'Montreal GazetteStevenson (29-1-1, 24 KOs), knows Gvozdyk (15-0, 12 KOs), will be a tough opponent. “When you go in the ring, anything can happen. He's hungry, he will want to go far in the boxing match,” Stevenson said Thursday at a news conference promoting the fight.Stevenson looks for …

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Checkers Embrace Boxing As New Off-Ice Training Tool – Charlotte Checkers Official Website

Charlotte Checkers Official Website Checkers Embrace Boxing As New Off-Ice Training ToolCharlotte Checkers Official WebsiteThe Checkers are on the ice nearly every day working on their game, but that's only half the battle when it comes to getting the team in top shape. Off-ice training remains a key component of the team's routine, with the players scattered around the … …

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Sonny Bill Williams’ gentlemen’s agreement over charity boxing bout … – Stuff.co.nz

Stuff.co.nz Sonny Bill Williams' gentlemen's agreement over charity boxing bout …Stuff.co.nzSonny Bill Williams says he and millionaire pub heir Stu Laundy have a gentlemen's agreement for their bout in Sydney on Saturday. The agreement appears to …'I feel sorry for the bro': Sonny Bill mocks Gal and issues challengeFox SportsReady to rumble! Millionaire publican Stu Laundy looks nervous ahead of boxing …

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Why Jeff Horn’s career hinges on the Anthony Mundine fight – ESPN

ESPN Why Jeff Horn's career hinges on the Anthony Mundine fightESPNFive months after his triumph over Pacquiao, the Queenslander successfully defended his title against British traveler Gary Corcoran and the next logical step was a date with Terence Crawford — the world's best pound-for-pound boxer — in Las Vegas.Australian boxing needs Horn to find his mean streak v MundineThe Sydney …

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Carroll: Farmer is ‘fake’

Jono Carroll has branded Tevin Farmer ‘fake’ as he attempts to secure a mandatory shot at the IBF super-featherweight champion. More: continued here

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Hearn: Usyk eyes Whyte-Chisora winner

Oleksandr Usyk has “got his eyes” on the winner of Dillian Whyte’s rematch with Derek Chisora ahead of an expected move up to heavyweight, says promoter Eddie Hearn. More: continued here

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‘Sparring Fury was fantastic’

Lawrence Okolie admits that despite being part of Team AJ, it was “fantastic” to go and help Tyson Fury prepare for his heavyweight showdown with Deontay Wilder. More: continued here

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Man who broke wrist on boxing machine awarded €30000 – Irish Times

Irish Times Man who broke wrist on boxing machine awarded €30000Irish TimesA 39-year-old civil servant, who fractured his wrist when he hit a punch ball on a “boxing machine” in a Dublin pub, has been awarded €30,000 damages against Flannery's sports bar in Cambden Street. Liam Murphy, of The Dale, Woodpark, Ballinteer, …Man who fractured wrist on 'boxing machine' in pub …

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