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Spence needs a knockout or blowout of Brook to get win says Rosado

By Scott Gilfoid: Middleweight Gabriel Rosado says that Errol Spence Jr. (21-0, 18 KOs) is in a bad situation with him going into the UK to fight IBF welterweight champion Kell “Special K” Brook (36-1-1, 25 KOs) this month on May 27 at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England. Brook is ...

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LEEDS WEIGHTS AND RUNNING ORDER

(Timings approximate and subject to change) Fight # 1 – 16:30 hrs6 X 3 Minute Rounds International Cruiserweight ContestBOB AJISAFE V JOSEF OBESLO Fight # 2 – 16:55 hrs4 X 3 Minute Rounds Super-Lightweight ContestKALAM LEATHER V YOUSSEF AL HAMIDI Fight # 3 – 17:20 hrs4 X 3 Minute Rounds ...

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Tony Yoka Makes Pro Debut Against Unbeaten Travis Clark on Friday, June 2

French Olympian and 2016 super heavyweight gold medalist Tony Yoka will make his highly-anticipated pro debut on Friday, June 2 as he faces unbeaten Travis Clark (12-0, 8 KOs) from Le Dome – Palais Des Sports de Paris and live in France on Canal Plus at 7:30 p.m. CET. “I ...

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Kal Yafai: I’ll Turn Birmingham Into A Fortress

Kal Yafai believes he can build something special in Birmingham and wants to unify the Super-Flyweight division as he prepares to make the first defense of his WBA title against Suguru Muranaka at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham on Saturday LIVE on AWE- A Wealth of Entertainment at 2 PM ...

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Jamie Cox will face Lewis Taylor for the WBA Inter-Continental Super-Middleweight title

Jamie Cox will face Lewis Taylor for the WBA Inter-Continental Super-Middleweight title on his Matchroom Boxing debut at Bramall Lane in Sheffield on Saturday May 27, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Cox signed a promotional deal with Eddie Hearn last month and is set to meet Rocky Fielding this ...

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Walsh Wants Warrington After Mccullough

Ryan Walsh will be roaring on Josh Warrington this weekend despite the Leeds man being one of his biggest Featherweight rivals. The Cromer man is hoping to land a big summer showdown against Warrington providing both win their fights inside the next eight days. Unbeaten Warrington is first in action ...

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Joshua-Klitschko II: Hearn waiting for Wladimir to decide on rematch

By Scott Gilfoid: British promoter Eddie Hearn is waiting for Wladimir Klitschko to let him know if he plans on taking the rematch with his fighter Anthony Joshua for another mega-fight before the end of the year. The 41-year-old Wladimir is enjoying himself on a 2 week vacation following his ...

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Battle at the Boat Celebrates 20 Years of Boxing Part 2

After building a strong fan base during its first five years, Battle at the Boat, which held its inaugural show on July 9, 1997 at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Wash., continued to evolve into the premier boxing event in the Northwest in the late 1990s and early 2000s. ...

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Canelo cannot hurt Golovkin says Sanchez

By Dan Ambrose: Golden Boy Promotions flagship star Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) might as well give up on the idea of hi being able to knockout IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs), because it WILL NOT be happening, says Golovkin’s longtime trainer Abel Sanchez. He ...

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Gary Russell Jr., Workout Quotes & Photo

Featherweight world champion Gary Russell Jr. hosted a media workout Thursday along with his brothers and rising prospects Gary Antuanne Russell and Gary Antonio Russell before all three brothers enter the ring on Saturday, May 20 live from MGM National Harbor in Maryland. (Photo credit: Ed Diller/SHOWTIME) Coverage on SHOWTIME ...

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