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National champion overcame bad decisions, tragedy to find success, second family in USA Boxing – Deseret News

Deseret News National champion overcame bad decisions, tragedy to find success, second family in USA BoxingDeseret News“I had two options,” the 28-year-old Houston native said after losing his 8-year-old son, Quenell, to a car accident in January 2017. “I could die with my son or live for my son. USA Boxing gave me a second family. It was the medicine …

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“More than exercise”: Boxing for Parkinson’s class finds new home through Groton Parks and Rec – theday.com

theday.com “More than exercise”: Boxing for Parkinson's class finds new home through Groton Parks and Rectheday.comGroton — As '60s music filled a room at the Groton Community Center last week, Annmarie Blanda, donning boxing gloves, punched a heavy bag from side to side, shouting out numbers from 1 to 10 to fellow members of the exercise class. "1, 2, 3, …

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‘Boxing should be abolished’: Adonis Stevenson knockout prompts concern in medical community – Globalnews.ca

Globalnews.ca 'Boxing should be abolished': Adonis Stevenson knockout prompts concern in medical communityGlobalnews.caOne of the doctors who worked the boxing match Saturday night in Quebec City that left Adonis Stevenson hospitalized in an induced coma said he and his colleagues are at a loss to medically justify the sport. The goal of boxing is to inflict damage on …Boxing: Canadian …

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US fans don’t always take British boxing seriously – Fury showed they should – The Guardian

The Guardian US fans don't always take British boxing seriously – Fury showed they shouldThe GuardianTo American fight people, British boxers and the circus that surrounds them can appear a little, shall we say, eccentric. Mostly they keep their disdain hidden, or at least muted. Other times they don't bother. When Don Cockell, the Battersea …Wilder-Fury II can be one …

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Boxing: Canadian Stevenson in stable condition in Quebec hospital – Reuters

Reuters Boxing: Canadian Stevenson in stable condition in Quebec hospitalReuters(Reuters) – Canadian boxer Adonis Stevenson is in a stable condition under controlled sedation in hospital after being knocked out in a WBC light heavyweight title bout in Quebec City on Saturday. The University of Quebec Hospital also said in a …Adonis Stevenson's condition improving 'towards stable' after Oleksandr Gvozdyk knockoutSporting …

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EXCLUSIVE: Promoter tells how Farrah Abraham demanded that she WIN celebrity boxing match and pulled out after … – Daily Mail

Daily Mail EXCLUSIVE: Promoter tells how Farrah Abraham demanded that she WIN celebrity boxing match and pulled out after …Daily MailFarrah Abraham pulled out of a November 10 boxing match against reality star Nicole 'Hoopz' Alexander after organizers refused to rig the fight in her favor; Legal contract obtained by DailyMail.com reveals her lawyer demanded she win 'and should … …

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Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury

Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder and Tyson “The Gypsy King” Fury fought to a split-decision draw on SHOWTIME PPV® on Saturday night from STAPLES Center​ ​in​ ​arguably ​one of the best heavyweight fights in years​.​ After controlling the WBC World Championship fight early, Fury (27-0-1, 19 KOs) miraculously overcame two knockdowns by Wilder (40-0-1, 39 … The post Deontay Wilder …

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Kaash Buttery Vs Ibrar Riyaz Ringside Boxing

Saturday night, at the Kings Hall, Stoke, Carl Greaves, in association with Scott Lawton’s Impact Boxing, hosted a fight-night that had been reduced to just three contests following injuries. The show started later than scheduled and began with singer/crooner Dan Hewitt (former XFactor contender, ie ‘The Hewitts’) who got attendees in the Christmas mood with … The post Kaash Buttery …

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Top Rank trying to put together Terence Crawford-Amir Khan fight – ESPN

Boxing News Online Top Rank trying to put together Terence Crawford-Amir Khan fightESPNTop Rank, Crawford's promoter, is negotiating the bout with Amir Khan, the former unified junior welterweight titlist and one of the biggest names in boxing. "There have been discussions with Team Khan as well as an offer made and hopefully the fight …Amir Khan would take Terence Crawford …

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Khan: Brook fooling the public

Amir Khan has accused Kell Brook of “fooling the public” and says he could pursue a world title shot if the pair do not fight next. More: continued here

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USA Boxing is in Salt Lake City as more than 700 compete in the Elite and Youth National Championships – Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake Tribune USA Boxing is in Salt Lake City as more than 700 compete in the Elite and Youth National ChampionshipsSalt Lake TribuneVellinga, a boxer of Guatemalan descent who grew up on a watermelon farm in Santaquin, was the 2018 Western Elite Qualifier champion. She will be trying to knock off 2018 Elite World Championships bronze medalist Virginia Fuchs …

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Zerafa: Brook overlooking me

Michael Zerafa has accused Kell Brook of overlooking him and says he will thrive off the underdog status when they clash in Sheffield. More: continued here

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Boxing champ was near tragedy after brutal knockout – New York Post

New York Post Boxing champ was near tragedy after brutal knockoutNew York PostThe 41-year-old boxer crashed to the deck in the eleventh after a lethal combination from the Ukrainian who won the Olympic bronze medal at the London 2012 games. Stevenson was then taken to the hospital by ambulance and ended up in the intensive …Promoter says boxer Adonis Stevenson in …

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Wilder-Fury II can be one of boxing’s classic rematches – ESPN

ESPN Wilder-Fury II can be one of boxing's classic rematchesESPNDeontay Wilder's eighth title defence against Tyson Fury left a lot to debate about the decision — and also whether the rematch will be as good as Saturday's controversial split points draw. Rematches are borne out of the desire to settle uncertainty …Phoenix From the Ashes: Tyson Fury Gets Up to …

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Phoenix From the Ashes: Tyson Fury Gets Up to Join Boxing’s Greatest Comebacks – Sputnik International

Sputnik International Phoenix From the Ashes: Tyson Fury Gets Up to Join Boxing's Greatest ComebacksSputnik InternationalTyson Fury climbed off the canvas in the last round of a dramatic world heavyweight championship fight and made it to the final bell, with many boxing fans feeling he was cheated out of a win by the judges. Sputnik looks at how it compares …

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