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Jonathan Maicelo vs. Darleys Perez January 9th on Friday Night Fights

Gary Shaw Productions has finalized a bout with two of his top lightweight contenders. On January 9, 2015, Darleys Perez (31-1, 20 KOs), who hails from Columbia, will put everything on the line against Peruvian contender Jonathan Maicelo (21-1, 12 KOs). The 12-round bout will take place at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, California and air live on ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights...
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Canadian Olympic boxer Custio Clayton signs with GYM

The best amateur boxer in Canada for more than five years, Custio Clayton, has signed a long-term agreement with Groupe Yvon Michel Inc. (GYM). The leader of the Canadian National Team in recent years, Clayton captured six national titles. He represented Canada at many international tournaments including the 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi and 2014 in Glasgow, 2013 World Championships...
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Eubank – Saunders isn’t mentally ready to face me; Saunders – He couldn’t break me with an AK47

Chris Eubank Jr and Billy Joe Saunders will be out to steal the show on a truly mouth-watering evening of boxing this Saturday. Taking place at a 20,000 sell-out at ExCel London the pair have not minced their words in the run up to this year’s biggest and best British card, headlined by Dereck Chisora and Tyson Fury’s rematch. But despite the heavyweight hitmen topping the bill...
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Cecilia Braekhus-Jennifer Retzke weigh-in results & photos

All the fighters weighed in today ahead of the Nordic Fight Night, headlined by the ‘All or Nothing’ WBC, WBO, WBA & IBF Female World Welterweight clash between Cecilia Brækhus and Jennifer Retzke, at the Falconer Hall at the Radisson Blu in Copenhagen on Saturday. Check out the full weigh-in results and photos for the Braekhus vs. Retzke fight and the entire event here...
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Photos: Crawford vs. Beltran weigh-in results

The main event of the HBO Boxing telecast this Saturday evening is a 12-round lightweight world title showdown, featuring Terence Crawford against Ray Beltran. In the undercard, unbeaten featherweights Evgeny Gradovich and Jayson Velez square off in a 12-round title bout, and both fights are live from Century Link Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Right here, you can find the complete Crawford...
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Ray Beltran fighting for missing Mexican students; looking to get to boxing’s A list

The manner in which Ray Beltran (29-6-1, 17KOs) chose to begin his part of this Wednesday’s press conference for Terence Crawford (24-0 17KOs), vs. Ray Beltran, scheduled for Nov 29th at the Century Link Center in Omaha, Nebraska, set for broadcast on HBO was a direct testament to the type of person that he is irrespective of boxing or his talent, or fame: “I dedicate this fight...
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Cecilia Braekhus vs. Jennifer Retzke final presser quotes

Cecilia Brækhus (26-0, 7 KOs) and Jennifer Retzke (15-1-1, 9 KOs) both attended the final pre-fight press conference today ahead of their WBC, WBA, WBO & IBF Female World Welterweight Championship fight at the Falconer Hall at the Radisson Blu in Copenhagen on Saturday night. Brækhus will be defending the titles she unified with a historic victory over Ivana Habazin in September...
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Billy Joe Saunders vs. Chris Eubank Jr. predictions from British boxers & trainers

Ahead of Saturday’s unmissable ‘Bad Blood’ grudge fight between Billy Joe Saunders and Chris Eubank Jr, boxing writer Glynn Evans canvassed 25 British boxers and faces to find out who they were backing. Check out the Saunders vs. Eubank Jr. predictions round-up here. Don Charles (London coach): I go with Billy Joe Saunders on points. Eubank Jr is very good – in fact I can’t...
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Provodnikov vs. Castillo weigh-in results & video

Check out the weigh-in results from Thursday's weigh in for the fight between "The Siberian Rocky" Ruslan Provodnikov (23-3, 16 KO's) and Jose Luis Castillo (66-12-1, 57 KO's) that will take place on this Friday, November 28 at the Luzhniki GCKZ "Russia" Arena in Moscow. The fight is promoted by Artie Pelullo's Banner Promotions and World of Boxing LLC. We have a couple of photos...
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Happy Holidays from HBO Boxing: 3 Weekends of boxing action

Happy Holidays from HBO Boxing! The network is helping you to celebrate, and to survive the holiday season, with three straight weekends of loaded boxing action. The fights start tomorrow night, with Terence Crawford vs. Raymundo Beltran. Next week, the card from Brooklyn is headlined by David Lemieux vs. Gabriel Rosado, and a week after that, it's Timothy Bradley vs. Diego Chaves...
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Tyson Fury vs. Dereck Chisora weigh-in results & photos

Here are the weights from today’s weigh-in at the Empire Cinema, Leicester Square, for tomorrow night’s sold-out ‘Bad Blood’ event at the ExCeL London, headlined by the Tyson Fury vs. Dereck Chisora II bout, and also featuring Billy Joe Saunders vs. Chris Eubank, amongst other notable fights. Take a look. Fury vs. Chisora II Weights 12 X 3 Minute Rounds DERECK CHISORA...
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Video: Nas Time is Illmatic documentary preview plus Lara vs. Smith

On Friday, December 12th, Showtime is offering a unique doubleheader. First, we get the world premiere of the documentary "Nas: Time is Illmatic" which looks at Nas and his groundbreaking 1994 debut album, Illmatic. Right after the premiere of the Nas documentary on Showtime comes some action in the ring, with Erislandy Lara taking on Ishe Smith in a 154 lbs title fight. The fight...
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Photos: Terence Crawford-Ray Beltran final presser

Terence Crawford, "the Pride of Omaha" and No. 1 contender and mandatory challenger Ray Beltran of Mexico met again today during the final press conference for their upcoming world title fight this weekend on HBO. Right here, you can check out all the photos from the final Crawford vs. Beltran presser. Also showcased at today's press conference was IBF Featherweight titlist...
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ESPN3 to televise Fury vs. Chisora, Eubank vs. Saunders & Gavin vs. Skeete

ESPN3 will present exclusive live coverage in the U.S. of the 12-round heavyweight rematch between British contenders Tyson Fury (22-0, 16 KOs) and Dereck Chisora (20-4, 13 KOs), as well as the two exciting undercard matches, offering three great bouts for fans to see during Saturday afternoon. The event takes place at the ExCel Arena in London on Saturday, November 29. The winner...
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Trash-talking continues: Video interviews with Saunders & Eubank Jr.

Sometimes you have to fake animosity leading up to a fight. Sometimes you don't, and that's certainly the case between unbeaten domestic rivals Billy Joe Saunders and Chris Eubank Jr. It's no secret they hate one another, and right here, you can check out some more trash talking from both sides with separate video interviews by BoxNation. Saunders says he's ready to rock and...
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Unbeaten Ryan Kielczweski headlines tonight in Quincy, MA

Tonight, DiBella Entertainment's undefeated super featherweight contender and New England fan-favorite Ryan "Polish Prince" Kielczweski, 20-0 (4 KOs), fights in his hometown of Quincy, Mass., for the first time as a professional. Headlining the card, held at the Quincy Armory and promoted by Vincent Traietti, in association with New England Fights and DiBella Entertainment, Kielczweski...
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HBO Boxing Thanksgiving weekend preview: Crawford vs. Beltran, Gradovich vs. Velez

HBO Boxing visits Omaha, Neb. for the second time in less than six months to present an all-action doubleheader of world title bouts when HBO Boxing After Dark Terence Crawford vs. Raymundo Beltran and Evgeny Gradovich vs. Jayson Velez is seen this Saturday, Novemebr 29th at 10 pm from CenturyLink Center. Last June in Omaha, lightweight titleholder Terence Crawford (24-0, 17 KOs...
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Derrick Webster scores 1st round stoppage, looks to big fights in 2015

Undefeated super middleweight Derrick "Take it to the Bank" Webster (18-0, 9 KOs) said he wanted to make a statement when he took on once-beaten Obodai Sai (23-2, 17 KOs) in Philadelphia on Tuesday night, and a statement he made. Just after the opening bell, Webster threw a pair of quick jabs as he controlled from the center of the ring. Sai then attempted to throw a right hand to...
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Anthony Joshua vs. Kevin Johnson & Kevin Mitchell vs. Daniel Estrada January 31 in London

Kevin Mitchell will face Daniel Estrada at The O2 on January 31. Mitchell returns to action for the first time since his thrilling stoppage win over Ghislain Maduma at Wembley Stadium on May 31, where the Canadian gave ‘Mighty’ Mitchell all he could handle before the 30 year old turned the tide and stopped the visitor in the 11th round. Estrada’s last outing was a World title...
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Provodnikov vs. Castillo presser photos & notes

On Tuesday a press conference was held for Friday's fight between "The Siberian Rocky" Ruslan Provodnikov (23-3, 16 KO's) and Jose Luis Castillo (66-12-1, 57 KO's) that will take place on this Friday, November 28 at the Luzhniki GCKZ "Russia" Arena in Moscow. The Provodnikov vs. Castillo fight has been widely derided, because of the mismatch is presents. Castillo is well past...
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Stacked Khan vs. Alexander card features Keith Thurman, Jermell & Jermall Charlo, Abner Mares, Shumenov, Ortiz & Spence

At the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, Dec. 13, the star-studded "Royal Battle: Khan vs. Alexander" has grown to a quadrupleheader. A 10-round featherweight bout featuring Abner Mares (27-1-1, 14 KOs) against Mexico's Jose Ramirez (24-3-2, 15 KOs), and opening the telecast 12-round IBF Title Elimination bout between unbeaten Jermall Charlo (19-0, 15 KOs) and Italy...
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Unbeaten lightweight Jairo Llanes signs with Sampson Boxing

Sampson Boxing is proud to announce the signing of lightweight prospect Jairo "Jimmy" Llanes (7-0-1, 6 KOs) to a long-term exclusive promotional contract. From a fighting family, Llanes, from Los Mochis Sinaloa, Mexico, is the son of former Mexican Junior Middleweight and Middleweight Champion, as well as world title challenger, Jaime Llanes, who was stopped in seven rounds by then...
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More Turkey Day Sweet Science news: Turkey giveaways, fighter quotes

Over the past week, we've already showcased several notable Thanksgiving giveaways in the realm of the Sweet Science. For instance, Robert Guerrero's involvement with his hometown, and Golden Boy's efforts, including Oscar De La Hoya and several of their fighters. Here, we have more. That includes Terence Crawford's work with his own hometown of Omaha, Nebraska, as well as a collection...
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Top 5 Manny Pacquiao opponents not named Floyd Mayweather

No Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, No Problem: Manny Pacquiao's 12-round dismantling of the over-matched but game Chris Algieri once again has the sports world clamoring for the long awaited showdown between the Filipino whirlwind and boxing's long reigning pound for pound king, Floyd 'Money' Mayweather. With both camps continuing to deliver nothing but lip service though, lets take a...
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Antonio Tarver vs. Johnathon Banks rescheduled for Dec 11th at Pechanga, televised on ESPN2

A fractured thumb that forced the cancellation of his scheduled September 29th fight with veteran Johnathan Banks (29-2-1, 19 KOs) may prove to have had a silver lining for Antonio "Magic Man" Tarver (30-6, 21 KOs). Tarver, who turned 46 this past Friday, squares-off Dec. 11 against Banks in a 10-round heavyweight fight, on a Goossen Promotions card, airing live on ESPN2 from Pechanga...
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