Found January 21, 2013 on Pro Boxing Fans:
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In this week’s 3 punch combo, I will first analyze why the recently announced Pauli Malignaggi-Shane Mosley bout makes sense from a business perspective. Next, I will examine whether the time is right for Bryant Jennings to challenge Wladimir Klitschko. Finally, I will look at Kelly Pavlik’s decision to retire from boxing.    Malignaggi-Mosley: The business of boxing This past week, Golden Boy formally announced the bout between Paulie Malignaggi and Shane Mosley on April 27th in Brooklyn. Though many fans may not like it, the bout does make tremendous business sense. Malignaggi is from Brooklyn and has a good fan base in the city. His presence as a headliner in Brooklyn will help drive ticket sales. Mosley is a future Hall of Famer and one of the most popular fighters of his generation. He adds a big name to the event which will help with the overall marketing of the fight. Mosley will draw the attention of the general sports fan which will help not only with ticket sales but also ...
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