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Josh Warrington signs five-fight deal with Matchroom

Josh Warrington has signed a five-fight deal with Matchroom Boxing as he aims to land the vacant European Featherweight title against Davide Diele at the First Direct Arena in Leeds on October 4. Warrington is on the brink of completing a dream year in the ring, landing the Commonwealth title as the underdog in Hull against Samir Mouniemne in November, defending it for the first...
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Hopkins vs. Kovalev to be shown on BoxNation in UK

Boxing legend Bernard Hopkins’ sensational attempt to unify the light heavyweight division, just two months shy of his 50th birthday, against the fearsome Sergey Kovalev will be shown live and exclusive on BoxNation in the UK. ‘The Channel of Champions’ is delighted to be screening one of the most eagerly anticipated fights of this year when current WBA and IBF champion Hopkins...
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Lateef Kayode confident of victory against Luis Ortiz

Lateef "Power" Kayode (20-0, 16 KO's) has been preparing for his bout against fellow undefeated Luis Ortiz (21-0, 18 KO's) on September 11 at Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. The resident of Hollywood, California and native of Lagos, Nigeria has been prepping for this major opportunity at the Wild Card Gym in Hollywood under the watchful eye of Hall of Fame...
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Is Lucas Matthysse vs. Adrien Broner on the horizon?

Two of the hottest names in the 140 lbs weight class are sharing a fight card on September 6, at the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati: #1-ranked Argentine knockout artist Lucas Matthysse and #9-ranked legend-in-his-own-mind Adrien "The Problem" Broner. The card is billed as a homecoming for Broner, but also signals just how far removed he is from the spotlight he craves -...
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Jermain Taylor arrested for shooting incident in his home

Former undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor was arrested last night after a shooting incident in his home outside of Little Rock, Arkansas. According to ESPN, he has been charged with two felonies, first-degree domestic battery and aggravated assault. Taylor has been granted permission to train out of state, and travel for his upcoming fight in October against Sam Soliman...
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Huck vs. Larghetti Tale of the Tape

Check out the official “Tale of the Tape” to this Saturday’s WBO Cruiserweight title fight between reigning champion Marco Huck (37-2-1, 26 KOs) and challenger Mirko Larghetti (21-0, 13 KOs) at the Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle/Westphalia, Germany. With his 13th successful title defense, Huck would match the division record set by Johnny Nelson. Click on the image for the full...
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Opponent named for Anthony Joshua’s next fight on Sept 13

Anthony Joshua will face Konstantin Airich at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on September 13. The Kazakh-born German Heavyweight is tasked with stopping Joshua’s run of seven KO wins from seven pro fights, and the 35 year old brings a wealth of experience to the table, with 21 wins from 35 fights and having shared the ring for the full distance with Odlanier Solis and Denis...
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Klitschko vs. Pulev rescheduled for November 15

The Wladimir Klitschko fight against Kubrat Pulev has been rescheduled for November 15th, 2014 at o2 World Hamburg, Germany. Originally, the fight was supposed to take place on September 6th, also in Hamburg, but had to be postponed due to an injury of Wladimir Klitschko. All tickets will remain valid. "I am very happy that we have found a new date for the fight in Hamburg so...
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Maidana, Santa Cruz, Vazquez & Molina workout photos, quotes

Marcos Maidana, Leo Santa Cruz, Miguel Vazquez, and John Molina participated in a workout session Tuesday at Robert Garcia Boxing Academy in Oxnard. Check out the photos and quotes from the session here. MARCOS MAIDANA "Looking back at my first fight, I think I can improve my punching accuracy, but my attack overall was very good and effective. I felt I surprised...
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Floyd Mayweather goes full Rocky with latest training video; plus watch Mawyeather vs. Maidana I recap video

Floyd Mayweather always releases training camp videos when he's preparing for a fight. Most of the time, the clips are pretty short and don't really show much, a few quick moves, or a couple of seconds doing one exercise or another. Now though, Mayweather has decided to go full Rocky with his latest training camp video. How so? In this one, Mayweather's jumping rope and...
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Full lineup for Box Fan Expo: Mike Tyson, Roy Jones, dozens of fighters & promoters

A veritable who’s who of boxing: Mike Tyson, Roy Jones Jr., Riddick Bowe, Mikey Garcia, Sergio Martinez, Juan Manuel Marquez, Al Bernstein, Robert Garcia and Mia St. John, among others will be at the Las Vegas Convention Center Saturday, Sept. 13 for the inaugural Box Fan Expo. Scheduled from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and coinciding with Mexican Independence Day and the Floyd Mayweather...
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Watch: Epic 10th round Matthysse vs Molina video

When Lucas Matthysse and John Molina fight in April of this year, they engaged in a brutal and exciting match. It all culminated in the 10th round, an epic, violent three minutes between the two warriors. Matthysse had already been twice, and Molina had been down once. But Molina was taking a great deal of punishment, and Matthysse batters him down again here in the 10th, and the...
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Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 PPV to start one hour early, 8pm eastern

In a move designed to enhance the viewing experience, the "Mayhem: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2" pay-per-view, headlined by the rematch between Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana, will start at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT instead of the traditional 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. The earlier start time is another innovative step SHOWTIME Sports is taking to improve the television viewer'...
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Final presser quotes for Marco Huck-Mirko Larghetti fight

Here are the main quotes from today’s final press conference ahead of the fight between Marco Huck (37-2-1, 26 KOs) and challenger Mirko Larghetti (21-0, 13 KOs) this Saturday at the Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle/Westphalia, Germany. Marco Huck: I am not tired to repeat myself - I will make spaghetti out of Larghetti! Listen good to me Salvatore, I will break your fighter to pieces...
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Watch: Live stream video of Marcos Maidana workout

Fight fans across the country and around the world can watch a live stream of Marcos "El Chino" Maidana’s media workout today from Robert Garcia Boxing Academy in Oxnard, Calif., as he prepares for his rematch with Floyd "Money" Mayweather on Saturday, Sept. 13 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The Marcos Maidana workout will take place at about 4 pm eastern. However...
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George Groves back on Sept 20 in London, Campbell, Yafai, Ward & Ahlin on undercard

On September 20, ‘’Saint’’ George Groves (19-2, 15 KOs) returns in a final eliminator for the WBC title against European Champion Christopher Rebrasse (22-2-3, 6 KOs). Already confirmed for September 20 are Olympic gold medalist Luke Campbell MBE (7-0, 5 KOs), Commonwealth Super Flyweight Champion Kal Yafai (11-0, 8 KOs), lightweight prospect Martin J. Ward (9-0-1, 4 KOs...
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Lucian Bute set to return, where’s Jean Pascal?

The recent announcement that Lucian Bute would be making the first fight of his second comeback at the Bell Center in December should serve as a reminder to keen boxing observers to ask not only what the future holds for Bute, but also to wonder what happened to the career of fellow Quebec-based boxer Jean Pascal. After all, it was Pascal who derailed Bute's first comeback by...
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Today’s British boxing buzz: Scott Quigg vs. Stephane Jamoye on Sept 13, Josh Warrington back on Oct 4, interview with Tom Baker

Scott Quigg will defend his WBA title against Stephane Jamoye at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on September 13, The former European Bantamweight champion has a fine recent record against British opposition, claiming the Euro strap with an eighth round KO against Lee Haskins in December 2012 in his native Belgium and then defended the belt against Ashley Sexton three months later...
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Juergen Braehmer would drop to 168 to fight Carl Froch in England

WBA titlist Juergen Braehmer can't wait to get in the ring, and he wants to go against the Brit Carl Froch. Froch has announced he is only interested in a really big fight – and Braehmer is challenging him to a bout. The former WBO and current WBA world champion in the light-heavyweight class intends to defend his title and is even prepared to drop a weight class for the duel...
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Marco Huck looking to break Johnny Nelson’s record, comparing Huck & Nelson

On August 30, WBO titlist ‘’Captain’’ Marco Huck (37-2-1, 26 KOs) will attempt to equal Johnny Nelson’s record for the most title defenses in the cruiserweight division when he faces Mirko Larghetti (21-0, 13 KOs) at the Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle/Westphalia, Germany. As Huck edges closer to Nelson’s record of thirteen defenses we take a look at how the cruiserweight’s...
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Fight to Educate event back on Sept 18 in Manchester, NH

Junior middleweight knockout artist Chris Gilbert (11-1, 9 KOs) will headline the 13th annual Fight To Educate (FTE) Pro-Am boxing event, Thursday night, September 18 at Verizon Wireless Center in Manchester, New Hampshire. Fight To Educate, presented in part this year by Matrix Aerospace, is a unique charity event that combines a love of boxing with the vision of assisting children...
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Photos: Pacquiao vs. Algieri Shanghai press conference

The Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri press conference continued today, making its second stop, in Shanghai. The presser tour opened yesterday in Macau. Today, Pacquiao and Algieri continued to discuss their upcoming clash, and right here, you can find photos of the event. Algieri never walks alone, he revealed his secret power, that he  wears precious stones for power...
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Kell Brook would be a major problem for Manny Pacquiao

Looking at a Potential Pacquiao vs. Brook Fight: As of last Saturday’s win over Shawn Porter, Kell Brook is officially a member of the welterweight alphabet world titleholders club. It’s a prestigious and exclusive group, as he joins the likes of Floyd Mayeather and Manny Pacquiao. In fact, ProBoxing-Fans.com now rates him as the #2 welterweight in the world, behind only top...
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Huerta upsets Solis at New Blood

The veteran junior welterweight Miguel Angel Huerta (28-12-1, 18 KOs) of Orange, Calif. added another win to his extensive resume by outpointing the younger and taller Luis Solis (14-4-4, 12 KOs) of Progreso, Mex. in the 8-round "New Blood" main event from the Omega Products Outdoor Arena in Corona, Calif. on Friday. Huerta, 35, won via split decision with scores, 77-75...
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Jeff Lacy & Hector Camacho Jr in action on Sept 20th DC card

DMV Honors Celebrity Weekend of Champions Fight Night will take place at the Washington Convention Center, Saturday September 20 and feature a card including Hector Camacho Jr, Jeff 'Left Hook' Lacy, DC's rising star Demond Nicholson, DC's amateur boxing phenom Daron 'Sweet Tay' Williams, Antonio Magruder and more. The highly anticipated 'Grudge Match...
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