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The Way I See It: 10 reasons for HBO Boxing’s demise – Sporting News

Sporting News The Way I See It: 10 reasons for HBO Boxing's demiseSporting NewsOn Thursday, Sept. 27, HBO issued the following statement: "Going forward in 2019, we will be pivoting away from programming live boxing on HBO. As always, we will remain open to looking at events that fit our programming mix. This could include boxing…HBO will no longer televise …

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George Groves vs Callum Smith: Boxing Super Series final will be epic – it’s just a shame nobody will see it – The Independent

The Independent George Groves vs Callum Smith: Boxing Super Series final will be epic – it's just a shame nobody will see itThe IndependentOne of the most competitive, intriguing and potentially exciting fights of the year takes place on Friday night in Saudi Arabia, but unless you're a boxing fan, chances are you wouldn't even know that George Groves and …

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Klitschko: Kyiv becoming world boxing capital – UNIAN

UNIAN Klitschko: Kyiv becoming world boxing capitalUNIANHe informed that boxing stars Lennox Lewis, Evander Holyfield, Erik Morales and Oleksandr Usyk had already confirmed their participation. Altogether about 700 participants from 166 countries are expected to attend the Congress, including current world …and more » More: continued here

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Preview: Groves vs Smith

Everything you need to know ahead of George Groves and Callum Smith battling for super-middleweight supremacy in the World Boxing Super Series. More: continued here

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HBO to drop boxing programming after 45 years – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal HBO to drop boxing programming after 45 yearsLas Vegas Review-JournalHBO needed boxing to build its subscriber base when the premium cable network launched in the early 1970s. The first promoter HBO officials approached was Bob Arum. “I signed a multifight contract for Marvin Hagler with HBO,” said Arum, the longtime …HBO will no longer televise boxing after …

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