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Mikey Garcia 'very serious' about Errol Spence Jr. fight at welterweight

Espn Boxing - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 15:47
Lightweight world titleholder Mikey Garcia said that should he defeat Robert Easter Jr. on Saturday, he will seek a fight with Errol Spence Jr. at welterweight.
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Danny Garcia, Shawn Porter set for welterweight showdown Sept. 8 in Brooklyn

Espn Boxing - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 14:51
Danny Garcia and Shawn Porter, both former welterweight world titleholders, will meet Sept. 8 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
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Junior middleweight champ Jermell Charlo arrested on domestic violence charge

Espn Boxing - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 12:21
Junior middleweight champ Jermell Charlo faces his first hearing for a felony domestic violence charge on Aug. 1. He was arrested in May, prior to his title fight in June.
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Tyson Fury calls Anthony Joshua a 'disgrace' for avoiding Deontay Wilder

Espn Boxing - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 03:24
Tyson Fury has called Anthony Joshua a 'disgrace' for avoiding Deontay Wilder, saying he wouldn't be afraid to face the American in the U.S.
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Raymundo Beltran to defend lightweight title near hometown of Phoenix against Jose Pedraza

Espn Boxing - Mon, 07/23/2018 - 21:40
Phoenix resident Raymundo Beltran will defend his lightweight world title against former junior lightweight titlist Jose Pedraza on Aug. 25 at the Gila River Arena in neighboring Glendale, Arizona.
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Injured Kell Brook pulls out of Matchroom Boxing card

Espn Boxing - Mon, 07/23/2018 - 19:09
Former welterweight world titleholder Kell Brook suffered an undisclosed injury that has forced him to withdraw from Saturday's Matchroom Boxing card at the O2 Arena in London.
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Association of Boxing Commissions to vote on second-day weigh-ins for title fights

Espn Boxing - Mon, 07/23/2018 - 13:32
The Association of Boxing Commissions will consider and vote on second-day weigh-ins for sanctioned title fights.
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Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Alvarez II - Full coverage

Espn Boxing - Mon, 07/23/2018 - 12:41
All you need to know about the middleweight rematch between unified titleholder Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez scheduled for Sept. 15 in Las Vegas.
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Canelo Alvarez -- 'My mistake' for not knowing risks of eating meat in Mexico

Espn Boxing - Mon, 07/23/2018 - 12:36
In an interview with ESPN, Canelo Alvarez denied using any drugs to enhance his performance but said it was "my mistake" for not knowing more about the risks of eating meat in his native Mexico, which he asserts caused two positive tests for clenbuterol.
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Boxing - Oleksandr Usyk wins WBSS cruiserweight tourney, Jaron Ennis shines

Espn Boxing - Mon, 07/23/2018 - 06:20
This past weekend brought us a great end to the World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight tournament, an exciting performance by a prospect, a TKO by a P4P fighter and a bad decision that leaves many questions.
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Dillian Whyte I need to control my anger against Joseph Parker

Espn Boxing - Mon, 07/23/2018 - 03:18
Dillian Whyte says he needs to control his anger and not turn into the Incredible Hulk when he boxes Joseph Parker on Saturday.
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Oleksandr Usyk a serious danger to Anthony Joshua, Deontay Wilder

Espn Boxing - Sun, 07/22/2018 - 04:30
Oleksandr Usyk emerged a serious danger to world heavyweight titleholders Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder on Saturday.
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Anthony Joshua calls on Tyson Fury to lose weight for pair to fight

Espn Boxing - Sun, 07/22/2018 - 03:42
Anthony Joshua says British rival Tyson Fury must lose two stones in weight before they fight.
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Jaime Munguia defeats Liam Smith via unanimous decision to retain junior middleweight belt

Espn Boxing - Sat, 07/21/2018 - 21:37
Junior middleweight world titlist Jaime Munguia powered past Liam "Beefy" Smith to win a wide unanimous decision in an action-packed fight Saturday night in Las Vegas.
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Oleksandr Usyk outboxes Murat Gassiev in WBSS Final to become undisputed cruiserweight world champion

Espn Boxing - Sat, 07/21/2018 - 15:49
With a near-shutout decision win over Murat Gassiev, Oleksandr Usyk became the first cruiserweight ever to unify all four world title belts Saturday in the World Boxing Super Series final in Moscow.
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Lonnie Ali, the widow of Muhammad Ali, presents first Ali Trophy at Saturday's World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight final

Espn Boxing - Sat, 07/21/2018 - 09:57
Oleksandr Usyk, the winner of Saturday's World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight final against Murat Gassiev, received the first Ali Trophy from Muhammad Ali's widow, Lonnie.
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Seeds, brackets set for WBSS junior welterweight, bantamweight tournaments

Espn Boxing - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 21:20
The seeds and brackets are set for the World Boxing Super Series junior welterweight and bantamweight tournaments, with Regis Prograis and Ryan Burnett claiming the top seeds.
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Lamont Roach Jr. rebounds after draw, wins by TKO vs. Deivi Julio Bassa

Espn Boxing - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 18:31
Lamont Roach Jr. took down Deivi Julio Bassa by TKO in Friday's junior lightweight fight in Cancun, Mexico.
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Boxing - Junior middleweight champion Jamie Munguia has opportunity in front of him against Liam Smith

Espn Boxing - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 10:24
Denied the opportunity to fight Gennady Golovkin, Jaime Munguia instead fought for the junior middleweight belt and won. Now he wants to make a starry statement in his first title defense.
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Boxing - World Boxing Super Series successful in bringing exciting, belt-unifying bout between Oleksandr Usyk and Murat Gassiev

Espn Boxing - Fri, 07/20/2018 - 06:50
This Saturday's Oleksandr Usyk-Murat Gassiev fight provides the "rare opportunity to write history."
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