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05 Dec 2018

FINAL THOUGHTS ON WILDER VS. FURY

Looking back on Wilder vs. Fury Despite what everyone says about the results, opinions, this and that, Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury exceeded expectations on all levels. The pay-per-view buy rate looks to be in the mid 300k range, which is similar to Canelo Alvarez’s pay-per-view debut and the bout

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05 Dec 2018

Vanes Martirosyan to fight in newly formed “Cage Boxing”

As first reported by BoxingScene.com, Former super welterweight and middleweight world title contender Vanes Martirosyan of Glendale, Calif., is the first standout to join International Championship Boxing, which will bring a cage instead of ropes to the support of boxing, mirror the look and feel of MMA. Martirosyan was last seen

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05 Dec 2018

Boxing might not make Olympics in 2020 says IOC

The Olympic dreams of many young boxers might be on life-support as with less than two years to go before Tokyo 2020, Olympic boxing was frozen in its tracks on Friday. The International Olympic Committee, affectionately called the IOC, announced that it is launching an investigation into AIBA, the governing body

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05 Dec 2018

Katie Taylor added to Canelo vs. Rocky card on Dec.15th

IBF and WBA women’s world lightweight champion Katie Taylor will put both of her titles on the line against Eva Wahlstrom at Madison Square Garden, New York on December 15, on the undercard of Canelo Alvarez challenging Rocky Fielding, live on DAZN. Taylor won gold in 2012, the first year

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05 Dec 2018

Xavier Martinez of Sacramento, CA, fights Friday on Mayweather Promotions

Undefeated featherweight prospect Xavier Martinez (12-0, 8 KOs) is more than likely the best Northern California that hasn’t been introduced largely to the region let alone the world, will face Arturo Santos-Reyes (19-10, 5 KOs) in the co-main event of the Sin City Showdown from Sam’s Town Live in Las

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05 Dec 2018

The Wild and Bizarre Boxing Utopia Called Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan is the wild west in a way. There I was, riding in a Hummer down a dirt road chauffeured by the undefeated champion Kanat Islam’s brother with a heavyset man named Zhumabek riding shotgun. Islam’s brother, Erzat, didn’t speak any English. Zhumabek, speaking broken English at best, informs me

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