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Disclaimer: The views expressed in this article are implicitly those of the author and do not reflect those of saddoboxing.com in general. Ladies and gentlemen, introducing the artist formerly known as the origami ornament, the one, the only (thank God) WBA escapology champion of the world John Ruiz! I have …

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Ledwaba Bests Baloyi.

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Tonight in Carnival City, South Africa the IBO super featherweight championship of the world was on the line between Cassius Baloyi and Lehlohonolo Ledwaba, both of South African nationality. Ledwaba took the decision over the twelve round duration to gather himself the title in his first big outing since losing …

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Gardner Beats Olajide.

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In the main support bout of the Wright-Mosley II clash held at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas tonight, Ian Gardner moved his record to eighteen wins and only one defeat when he took a rather uneventful unanimous decision over the much more well known Tokunbo Olajide. Olajide …

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Valuev Stays Unbeaten.

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Click for larger Image Russia's giant heavyweight Nicolay Valuev remained unbeaten tonight in the main event of the fight card held in Kempten, Germany by being awarded the fight by disqualification over his opponent, America's Gerald Nobles. Nobles, who was also unbeaten before the fight, got himself thrown out of …

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Samil Sam Stops Bakhtov.

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Sinan 'Bull of the Bosporous' Samil Sam stopped his most recent opponent Dennis Bakhtov in the tenth round of a heavyweight attraction tonight in Kempten, Germany. Sam, who lost a highly publicized fight on HBO last year to Cuba's Juan Carlos Gomez has been trying to reassert himself in the …

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Showtime’s Friday Fights Coverage.

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DETROIT, Mich. (Nov. 19, 2004) – Troy Rowland got off the canvas to take a unanimous ten-round decision, scored 97-92 (twice) and 96-93, over Epifanio Mendoza Friday on “ShoBox: The New Generation.” In the welterweight co-feature from the Michigan State Fairgrounds in Detroit, Mich., Shamone Alvarez easily defeated Mohammed Kayongo …

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Diaz Stops Lacey in Four!

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One Punch Productions returned to the DoubleTree Westshore in Tampa on Friday night with “Ballroom Brawl!”. Headlining the action-packed card was Tampa’s own Carlos 'Bam Bam' Diaz (9-4-3, 7 KOs), 123.5 -pounds, squared off with former Mario Lacey (7-7-4, 6 KOs), 125-pounds. Lacey was a last minute replacement, accepting the …

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Rowland Claims Decision Over Mendoza.

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Middleweight Troy Rowland claimed a ten round decision tonight over power-punching opponent Epifanio Mendoza in his home state of Detroit Michigan. Rowland had to survive a knockdown administered by Mendoza in round seven but in the end he managed to outwork Mendoza over the ten round stretch and take the …

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DeLeon Stretches Gamboa in Four.

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Super bantamweight contender Daniel 'Ponce' De Leon scored himself a win tonight over Julio Gamboa and ensured that he remains on the cusp of a world title shot. De Leon knocked Gamboa out in the fourth round and moved his record to twenty-four wins with all but one of his …

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Hopkins-De La Hoya Announcement Soon.

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The major announcement once declared and then cancelled has been rescheduled concerning world middleweight champion Bernard Hopkins and Oscar de la Hoya. Golden Boy Promotions have released information indicating that the announcement will be made on Saturday, November 20th at Noon in the MGM Grand Hollywood Theater in Las Vegas, …

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