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T Mobile Meltdown, Ward vs. Kovalev & More

Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Boxing Fans, I won’t insult your intelligence by misleading you into believing the 5/6/2017 fight between Alvarez and Chavez Jr. at T Mobile Arena in Las Vegas was anything but a bomb and an embarrassment to the sport of boxing. I watched ...

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Kal Yafai vs. Suguru Muranaka analysis and prediction

[embedded content][embedded content] By Scott Gilfoid: Tonight, WBA super flyweight champion Kal Yafai (21-0, 14 KOs) will be inside the ring defending his title against Japan’s Suguru Muranaka (25-2-1, 8 KOs) at the Barclaycard Arna in Birmingham, UK. This is the 27-year-old Yafai’s first defense of his WBA strap, which ...

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Spence destroys Brook says De La Hoya

By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Oscar De La Hoya is picking Errol Spence (21-0, 18 KOs) to beat IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) by a knockout in their fight this month on May 27. Da Hoya is really high on the talent of the 27-year-old American Spence, and ...

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De La Hoya: Canelo vs. Golovkin promotes itself

By Jim Dower: Without question the September 16 fight between Saul Canelo Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin will be one of the biggest fights in 2017 if not the biggest. Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya believes the fight will be big enough to where he won’t even ...

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Watch: Kal Yafai vs. Suguru Muranaka – Official weights

By Scott Gilfoid: WBA World super flyweight champion Kal Yafai (21-0, 14 KOs) successfully weighed in at 114 ¼ pounds on Friday at his official weigh-in for his title defense against #10 WBA fringe contender Suguru Muranaka (25-2-1, 8 KOs) for their fight this Saturday night at the Barclaycard Arena ...

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Courtney Pennington defeats Delvin Rodriguez

Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing® presented the first ever live stream “FIGHT NIGHT LIVE” last night from The Mohegan Sun Arena seen live and free over Facebook as 40,000 viewers watched in and saw Courtney Pennington (11-3-2, 5KO’S Brooklyn, NY) score his third straight upset win and best of his career ...

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Jeff Mayweather picks Canelo to beat Golovkin

By Jeff Aranow: Jeff Mayweather is picking Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) to beat IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) in their big fight on September 16. Jeff says that Danny Jacobs created the blueprint in how to beat Golovkin in their fight last March, and ...

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Chavez Jr. says he ate little for 2 weeks before Canelo fight

By Dan Ambrose: Golden Boy Promotions really did a good job of picking out Saul “Canelo” Alvarez’s last opponent Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. to fight their star fighter last Saturday night, but they also picked out a guy that was BADLY overweight and much too heavy to melt off the ...

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LaManna headlines on June 10th

Welterweight contender Thomas “Cornflake” LaManna will headline a stacked card on Saturday, June 10th at The Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. The show is promoted by Rising Star Promotions. LaManna of Millville, New Jersey will compete in a bout scheduled for eight-rounds. The 25 year-old LaManna has a record of ...

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Crawford and Díaz Training Camp Q&A Transcript

Undefeated World Junior Welterweight Champion and top pound for pound fighter TERENCE “Bud” CRAWFORD (30-0, 21 KOs), of Omaha, Neb., will make his 2017 debut, Next Saturday! May 20, at the Mecca of Boxing, Madison Square Garden. This will also be his debut headlining in the big room — a ...

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