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Philboxing
CLARKSON MEETS PACQUIAOThose were the words expressed by Filipino-American stalwart of the Los Angeles
CLARKSON MEETS PACQUIAO
Philboxing / Posted yesterday
Those were the words expressed by Filipino-American stalwart of the Los Angeles Lakers in Jordan Clarkson and mentor Tim Fuller in describing their feelings in meeting international boxing idol Manny Pacquiao Wednesday night. The duo paid Pacquiao a... Read more
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ESPN
Terence Crawford to defend title vs. Dierry JeanIn 2014, Terence Crawford won a lightweight world title away from home before r
Terence Crawford to defend title vs. Dierry Jean
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
In 2014, Terence Crawford won a lightweight world title away from home before returning to Omaha, Nebraska, to defend his belt. He will be doing much of the same in 2015. Crawford will return home to make the first defense of his junior welterweight... Read more
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Pravda
Putin promises Russian citizenship to Roy JonesRussian President Vladimir Putin promised the famous American boxer Roy Jones h
Putin promises Russian citizenship to Roy Jones
Pravda / Posted 8 days ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin promised the famous American boxer Roy Jones his assistance to receive Russian citizenship. Putin noted that if Jones relates much of his life to Russia, ''we would be definitely glad to fulfill your wish to gain... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Winner of Golovkin vs. Lemieux Will Be True Middleweight ChampGennadyGolovkin and David Lemieux met face to face on a balmy summer afternoon
Winner of Golovkin vs. Lemieux Will Be True Middleweight Champ
Bleacher Report / Posted 9 days ago
GennadyGolovkin and David Lemieux met face to face on a balmy summer afternoon at New York City’s Madison Square Garden on Tuesday, just feet from the digs where the two colossal middleweight punchers will meet to unify titles on October 17 on HBO... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Head-Toe Breakdown for Cotto vs. CaneloWith much respect to Cotto's warrior spirit and his in-ring accomplishments, an
Head-Toe Breakdown for Cotto vs. Canelo
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
With much respect to Cotto's warrior spirit and his in-ring accomplishments, and with a fair bit less than the normal certainty that accompanies such prognostications, Canelo will prove to be too young, too fresh and too strong for the future Hall of... Read more
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Philboxing
LEE SAMUELS. MARVIN HAGLER INDUCTED INTO NEVADA BOXING HALL OF FAMESignificantly, Samuels first big assignment was in the 1985 Marvin Hagler-Sugar
LEE SAMUELS. MARVIN HAGLER INDUCTED INTO NEVADA BOXING HALL OF FAME
Philboxing / Posted 19 days ago
Significantly, Samuels first big assignment was in the 1985 Marvin Hagler-Sugar Ray Leonard bout and has been involved in many of the biggest fights under Top Rank promoter Bob Arum over the past 25 years and has played a key role in helping promote... Read more
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SecondsOut.com
Its Official, Mayweather Jr To Face Berto On Sept 12Its official, as expected pound for pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr will defend
Its Official, Mayweather Jr To Face Berto On Sept 12
SecondsOut.com / Posted 22 days ago
Its official, as expected pound for pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr will defend his unbeaten 48-0-(26), record and WBC and WBA welterweight titles against former two-time world champion Andre Berto, 30-3-(23), on Saturday, Sept. 12 at the MGM Grand... Read more
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Philboxing
Trey Lippe-Morrison joins forces with Freddie Roach!A seven-time Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA) Trainer of the Year,
Trey Lippe-Morrison joins forces with Freddie Roach!
Philboxing / Posted 23 days ago
A seven-time Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA) Trainer of the Year, Roach's resume is amongst the greatest in history. During the last quarter century, Roach trained countless greats including Manny Pacquiao, Oscar De La Hoya, Bernard... Read more
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Rappler
Misagh Bahadoran: An unlikely Azkals standoutBLAZE OF GLORY. Misagh Bahadoran had long dreamed of scoring goals for the Phil
Misagh Bahadoran: An unlikely Azkals standout
Rappler / Posted 24 days ago
BLAZE OF GLORY. Misagh Bahadoran had long dreamed of scoring goals for the Philippine National Football team. That dream came true on one of the biggest stages possible. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines - Like every young... Read more
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SecondsOut.com
Garcia And Jacobs Are Winners By TKO In BrooklynDue to the sudden stoppage of the opening bout, undefeated junior middleweight
Garcia And Jacobs Are Winners By TKO In Brooklyn
SecondsOut.com / Posted 24 days ago
Due to the sudden stoppage of the opening bout, undefeated junior middleweight Prichard Colon (15-0, 12 KO) was able to display his skills in front of a national television audience. After winning the opening frame, Colon landed a huge right hand to... Read more
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give me sport
Floyd Mayweather avoiding the one man who can beat himFootball News Floyd Mayweather, Jr. is supposed to announce the opponent for h
Floyd Mayweather avoiding the one man who can beat him
give me sport / Posted 25 days ago
Football News Floyd Mayweather, Jr. is supposed to announce the opponent for his next blockbuster boxing promotion any day now. It will be either Amir Khan or Marcos Maidana. It definitely won’t be Timothy Bradley, the undefeated WBO welterweight... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Danny Garcia vs. Paulie Malignaggi: Live Round-Round Results and HighlightsIt's fight night, and Bleacher Report will bring you live coverage of Premier B
Danny Garcia vs. Paulie Malignaggi: Live Round-Round Results and Highlights
Bleacher Report / Posted 26 days ago
It's fight night, and Bleacher Report will bring you live coverage of Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. In the main event, junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia makes the jump to 147 pounds when he... Read more
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Rappler
Roddy Piper predicted he wouldn't live to age 65BAGPIPES SILENCED FOREVER. Rowdy Roddy Piper, who died Saturday at age 61, rema
Roddy Piper predicted he wouldn't live to age 65
Rappler / Posted 27 days ago
BAGPIPES SILENCED FOREVER. Rowdy Roddy Piper, who died Saturday at age 61, remains one of the most iconic wrestlers in history despite having never won the WWE title. Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images/AFP MANILA, Philippines – The pro wrestling... Read more
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SecondsOut.com
Shumenov Decisions Flores In Las VegasBy Jason Pribila: Premiere Boxing Champions returned to NBC SportsNet on Saturd
Shumenov Decisions Flores In Las Vegas
SecondsOut.com / Posted 1 months ago
By Jason Pribila: Premiere Boxing Champions returned to NBC SportsNet on Saturday evening live from Palms Resort in Las Vegas, USA. The four fight telecast featured six fighters in the Cruiserweight division highlighted by the main event contested... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Sergey Kovalev vs. Nadjib Mohammedi: Live Round-Round Results and HighlightsIt's fight night, and Bleacher Report will bring you live coverage of HBO's big
Sergey Kovalev vs. Nadjib Mohammedi: Live Round-Round Results and Highlights
Bleacher Report / Posted 1 months ago
It's fight night, and Bleacher Report will bring you live coverage of HBO's big light heavyweight doubleheader from the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas! In the main event, IBF, WBA and WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev defends his... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Tragic ending for 'unbelievable' one-armed boxer from PhiladelphiaIf ever there were a chance to freeze time, Izzadeen ‘Izzy’ Burgos would be for
Tragic ending for 'unbelievable' one-armed boxer from Philadelphia
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 1 months ago
If ever there were a chance to freeze time, Izzadeen ‘Izzy’ Burgos would be forever suspended as a 12-year-old, swinging and flailing in his bright red boxing gear, melting a packed house of hardened fight fans a decade ago in Philadelphia’s... Read more

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