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Manny Pacquiao Plans to Retire from Boxing in 2021 – Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report Manny Pacquiao Plans to Retire from Boxing in 2021Bleacher ReportProfessional boxer Manny Pacquiao told TMZ Sports on Wednesday that he will retire in three years. The 39-year-old, who has amassed a career record of 60 wins, seven losses and two draws, has only fought four times since losing a unanimous decision in …Boxing: Roach reunites with Pacquiao for January …

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6 Boxing Moves That Will Make You Look like a Pro – coveteur.com

coveteur.com 6 Boxing Moves That Will Make You Look like a Procoveteur.comNot to state the obvious, but strapping on the gloves and slipping into the boxing ring can be great for more than just the body—it's also good for the soul. There's a reason that the Adriana Limas and Gigi Hadids of the world (and, let's be honest … More: …

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Boxing: Roach reunites with Pacquiao for January fight, report says – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Boxing: Roach reunites with Pacquiao for January fight, report saysThe Straits TimesLOS ANGELES (AFP) – Veteran trainer Freddie Roach has agreed to reunite with Manny Pacquiao for the Filipino fighter's bout with Adrien Broner in January, it was reported on Wednesday (Nov 21). A Sports Illustrated report, citing a text message from …Manny Pacquiao Plans to Retire from …

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Boxing’s Olympic future imperilled by controversy – The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald Boxing's Olympic future imperilled by controversyThe Sydney Morning HeraldLondon: The International Olympic Committee is moving toward expelling boxing's international federation, a step that could imperil one of the tent-pole events of the Summer Olympics at the 2020 Games in Tokyo. Controversy has for years plagued the …Olympic boxing: Wladimir Klitschko wants changes to ensure Tokyo 2020 participationBBC …

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Boxing gets big new platforms even as HBO exits sport – ABC News

ABC News Boxing gets big new platforms even as HBO exits sportABC NewsDmitry Bivol knew where he wanted to go in his boxing career — straight to the top of one of the HBO cards he used to watch replays of while growing up in Russia. Now Bivol is a light heavyweight champion — and on Saturday night he'll finally …

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Tony Ferguson would ‘break’ Conor McGregor in both MMA and boxing – MMAmania.com

MMAmania.com Tony Ferguson would 'break' Conor McGregor in both MMA and boxingMMAmania.comI'm disappointed that Tony Ferguson went an entire tweet without referring to Conor McGregor as “McNugget.” I mean, he could have at least used the hashtag #SnapCity, but I guess nothing is sacred these days. There was a point earlier this year when …Khabib's father wants his son to fight …

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Gold medalist Wladimir Klitschko worries for boxing’s Olympic future – Sporting News

Sporting News Gold medalist Wladimir Klitschko worries for boxing's Olympic futureSporting NewsWladimir Klitschko has outlined his concerns about the uncertain future of boxing at the Olympic Games. Boxing has been part of every Games since 1920, but its place at Tokyo 2020 is in doubt as the International Olympic Committee has warned the …Olympic boxing: Wladimir Klitschko wants changes to ensure …

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Dan Rafael: How I voted for the IBHOF – ESPN

ESPN Dan Rafael: How I voted for the IBHOFESPNEach fall my ballots for the International Hall of Fame arrive and the task of voting in the modern boxing category is not all that difficult. In most years there are usually three new names added to the ballot, and at least a couple of them are no … More: continued here

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Olympic boxing: Wladimir Klitschko wants changes to ensure Tokyo 2020 participation – BBC Sport

BBC Sport Olympic boxing: Wladimir Klitschko wants changes to ensure Tokyo 2020 participationBBC Sport"In an unprecedented shift that would rock athletics and the Olympics, boxing is in danger of being halted due to current dysfunction leading to losing the Olympic licence," said Klitschko, who won super-heavyweight Olympic gold at the 1996 Games in …and more » More: continued here

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Who should Gennady Golovkin fight next? – ESPN

ESPN Who should Gennady Golovkin fight next?ESPNSince coming over to the United States in 2012, Golovkin has been under the HBO Sports banner, but the network recently announced it will be out of the boxing business at the end of this year. Regardless of his network affiliation, Loeffler was still … More: continued here

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Boxing gets big new platforms even as HBO exits sport – Washington Post

Washington Post Boxing gets big new platforms even as HBO exits sportWashington PostDmitry Bivol knew where he wanted to go in his boxing career — straight to the top of one of the HBO cards he used to watch replays of while growing up in Russia. Now Bivol is a light heavyweight champion — and on Saturday night he'll finally …

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Crolla hits back at critics

Anthony Crolla has shrugged off criticism about a potential fight with Vasyl Lomachenko as the WBA mandatory challenger intends to “shock the world”. More: continued here

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No post-baby blues, boxing champ Potkonen wants Olympic gold – Yahoo Sports

Yahoo Sports No post-baby blues, boxing champ Potkonen wants Olympic goldYahoo SportsNew Delhi (AFP) – She took up boxing at 27 to get back in shape after pregnancy. A decade on, Finland's Mira Potkonen is the European champion with an Olympic bronze medal — and her eyes set on gold at Tokyo 2020. Now 37, Potkonen is one of the …

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‘I gained Usyk’s respect’

Michael Hunter has called for a heavyweight rematch with Oleksandr Usyk after going “skill for skill” with the pound-for-pound star. More: continued here

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