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Mendy-Campbell set for high-stakes rematch – ESPN (press release) (blog)

Eurosport.com Mendy-Campbell set for high-stakes rematchESPN (press release) (blog)22 (DAZN) at Wembley Stadium in London, Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn announced Monday. The winner of the fight will become a mandatory challenger for unified lightweight world titlist Mikey Garcia. "This is probably the biggest moment of …Luke Campbell wants to 'right that wrong' in Yvan Mendy rematchEurosport.comLuke Campbell: Former Olympic champion …

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Boxing – Sergey Kovalev’s later loss robbed us of great unification … – ESPN

ESPN Boxing – Sergey Kovalev's later loss robbed us of great unification …ESPNOne punch from Eleider "Storm" Alvarez probably ended Sergey Kovalev's career as an elite fighter. It also robbed fight fans of the chance to see Kovalev …Kovalev's later loss robbed us of great unification fightsESPNEverything You Need to Know About the Weekend in BoxingSherdog.comAlvarez claims world boxing titleThe News …

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Local boxing all about fun – Galesburg Register-Mail

Galesburg Register-Mail Local boxing all about funGalesburg Register-MailThe GYAC is hosting “Boxing in the Burg,” on Saturday, Aug. 25 at Cedar Creek Hall, formerly the American Legion. Doors will open at 4 p.m. with amateur bouts running from 5-7 p.m. and the pros are slated for 8-11 p.m.. The GYAC has hosted such an … More: continued here

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Hull boxing legend Steve Pollard has died aged 61 – Hull Daily Mail

Hull Daily Mail Hull boxing legend Steve Pollard has died aged 61Hull Daily MailThe boxing professional from Orchard Park, who had been fighting Motor Neurone Disease, died on Monday morning at the age of 61. He was well known around the city for his prowess in boxing, and spent many years training and promoting the sport. More: continued here

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Parker won’t appeal Whyte loss

Joseph Parker is unlikely to make an appeal against Dillian Whyte defeat and will work towards a rematch with the British heavyweight, says promoter David Higgins. More: continued here

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Kovalev’s late loss robbed us of great unification fights – ESPN

ESPN Kovalev's late loss robbed us of great unification fightsESPNA sold-out crowd of 5,642 had packed the Mark G. Etess Arena at the newly opened, beautiful and bustling Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday night for the return of big-time boxing to Atlantic City, New Jersey, for the first time in nearly four years.Everything You Need to Know About …

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Boxing: JABF announces independent body to investigate chief Yamane – The Mainichi

The Mainichi Boxing: JABF announces independent body to investigate chief YamaneThe MainichiIn a letter sent to the JOC last month by a privately formed amateur boxing group, Yamane was accused of a long list of improprieties including pressuring referees to fix the outcome of matches. In the latest allegation to emerge, Yamane is said to …and more » More: continued here

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Sergey Kovalev’s late loss robbed us of great unification fights – ESPN

ESPN Sergey Kovalev's late loss robbed us of great unification fightsESPNThe scene was ideal. A sold-out crowd of 5,642 had packed the Mark G. Etess Arena at the newly opened, beautiful and bustling Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday night for the return of big-time boxing to Atlantic City, New Jersey, for the first time …Kovalev's later loss robbed …

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Tyson Fury’s last five fights – Sporting News

Sporting News Tyson Fury's last five fightsSporting NewsSummary: One of the biggest upsets in modern day boxing. Fury gave Klitschko, the second longest reigning heavyweight championship in boxing history a masterclass of lateral movement, feinting and fakes for 12 rounds, winning the WBO, WBA, IBF and …Anthony Joshua's potential Deontay Wilder clash welcomed by WBCSkySportsDeontay Wilder: Povetkin Fight Will Be Difficult …

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Kovalev’s later loss robbed us of great unification fights – ESPN

ESPN Kovalev's later loss robbed us of great unification fightsESPNA sold-out crowd of 5,642 had packed the Mark G. Etess Arena at the newly opened, beautiful and bustling Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Saturday night for the return of big-time boxing to Atlantic City, New Jersey, for the first time in nearly four years.Sergey Kovalev's later loss robbed us …

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Boxing: Tim Tszyu vs Stevie Ferdinandus | Blatant dive video – NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.au Boxing: Tim Tszyu vs Stevie Ferdinandus | Blatant dive videoNEWS.com.auINDONESIAN boxer Stevie Ongen Ferdinandus has come under fire from fans after being accused of diving during his bout against up-and-coming Australian …Did this punch actually land? Boxer under fire after weird KONew York PostFans Slam Boxer and Accuse Him Of Taking A DiveBoxing News and Viewsall 10 news articles » More: …

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Anthony Joshua’s potential Deontay Wilder clash welcomed by WBC – SkySports

SkySports Anthony Joshua's potential Deontay Wilder clash welcomed by WBCSkySportsAnthony Joshua's potential Wembley showdown with WBC champion Deontay Wilder in April would be welcomed by WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman. The unified world heavyweight champion will put his WBA 'super' IBF and WBO belts at stake against …Boxing news: Fury vs Wilder 'very, very close', Mayweather vs Pacquiao 2, Whyte's bombExpress.co.ukAnthony Joshua, …

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Boxing chief admits he was friends with ex-gang boss for 50-plus … – The Mainichi

The Mainichi Boxing chief admits he was friends with ex-gang boss for 50-plus …The MainichiOSAKA — Japan Amateur Boxing Federation (JABF) President Akira Yamane admitted in an interview with the Mainichi Shimbun here he had been a friend of.Boxing: Takayama files for arbitration in bid to compete at Tokyo 2020Kyodo News PlusBoxing chief admits friendship with ex-gangsterNHK WORLDBoxing federation to …

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Campbell-Mendy II on AJ bill

Luke Campbell faces Yvan Mendy in a final eliminator for the WBC lightweight title on the Anthony Joshua-Alexander Povetkin undercard at Wembley. More: continued here

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Boxing, MMA events light up Atlantic City – Atlantic City Weekly

Atlantic City Weekly Boxing, MMA events light up Atlantic CityAtlantic City WeeklyNewly minted Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City and Ocean Resort Casino bridge Atlantic City's glittering past and its eye to the the future with four upcoming, nationally televised events. It's an August A-train, carrying a premier level of boxing…and more » More: continued here

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Samoa Boxing Association reconciles – Fiji Times

Fiji Times Samoa Boxing Association reconcilesFiji TimesAPIA, 06 AUGUST 2018 (SAMOA OBSERVER) – Members of the Samoa Amateur Boxing Association (SABA) have reconciled in a gathering held at the Savaii/Upolu Boxing Ring, the home of Papalii Pasi Poloa, at Vaitele. Chairman of the interim committee … More: continued here

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