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Karim Mayfield headlines in San Francisco on Nov 2nd

Boxing returns to San Francisco with "War On The Wharf" Saturday November 2, 2014, at the Longshoreman's Hall. In the main event, hometown hero, Karim "Hard Hitta" Mayfield (18-2-1, 11 KOs) and Michael Balasi (10-5, 7 KOs) of Honolulu, HI, will battle in an 8-round  catch-weight fight at 145 lbs. Women's heavyweights Martha Salazar (12-4, 3 KOs) of San...
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Amir Khan vs. Devon Alexander set for December 13th in Vegas

Amir Khan is set to take on Devon Alexander this December. No, that's not a typo, but if it sounds familiar, it's because Khan and Alexander were supposed to fight last December. Khan withdrew from the fight in search of the greener Floyd Mayweather pastures, a mistake he can't help himself from making, while Alexander would instead lose his title to Shawn Porter. Khan...
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Video: 24/7 Hopkins vs. Kovalev full episode

We're just about two and a half weeks away from the November 8th light heavyweight unification fight, Bernard Hopkins vs. Sergey Kovalev. The 24/7 Hopkins vs. Kovalev preview show debuted this Saturday night after the HBO Boxing doubleheader, and right here, you can watch the episode in its entirety. Check it out. The Hopkins vs. Kovalev 24/7 episode is interesting, especially...
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Amanda Serrano, unbeatens Miller & Hogan, Tommy Rainone in action Nov 13th

On Thursday, November 13, Greg Cohen Promotions will present a night of  boxing at the luxurious The Space at Westbury, in Westbury, New York. The event will feature Plainview, New York's Tommy "The Razor" Rainone (21-5-1, 4 KOs) in a 10-round battle, as well as unbeatens Dennis Hogan and Jarrell Miller, and women's fighter Amanda Serrano. On the undercard, Ireland...
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Darleys Perez in action this Friday in Colombia

Darleys Perez (30-1, 19 KOs) returns against fellow Colombian Jaider Parra (23-1-1, 12 KOs) this Friday, Oct. 24, in the 12-round main event from the Coliseo Universidad Del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia. Perez, who is currently the WBA No. 1 ranked challenger to current world champion Richar Abril, understands the high importance attached to this interim title defense. "This...
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Dan Goossen honored at Nov 20th Live at the Lodge event: Lydell Rhodes, Wale Omotoso, Shawn Estrada in action

Boxing will return to the Sportsmen's Lodge in honor of Dan Goossen on Thursday, November 20th. Headlining "Live at the lodge" will be undefeated junior welterweight contender Lydell "Hackman" Rhodes of Las Vegas, Nevada. The 27-year-old Rhodes, 22-0-0 (11KO's), will be making the fourth start of his 2014 campaign most recently stopping John Nater on August...
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Antoine Douglas moving to middleweight, spent time training with Sam Soliman

This Friday night at the Ukrainian Cultural Center, undefeated prospect Antoine Douglas (14-0-1, 9 KO's) will take on tough veteran Jose Medina (18-15-1, 7 KO's) of Tilton, NH in an 8-round bout. Douglas of Burke, Virginia has been training hard for this bout as he is coming off the first blemish of his career when he was held to a majority draw against former world title...
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Shelito Vincent headlines Nov 7th at Twin River

Shelito Vincent headlines the upcomign CES boxing event against Jackie Trivilino on Friday, Nov. 7th ,2014 at Twin River Casino. Angel Camacho Jr., the undefeated super middleweight from Johnston, R.I., returns for the first time in more than three years in a tough test against hard-hitting veteran Tylon Burris of Hartford, Conn., a fight that could steal the thunder from the main...
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BoxNation to show Bradley vs. Chaves & Crawford vs. Beltran in UK

BoxNation's deal with Top Rank has seen the channel add the recently announced Tim Bradley vs. Diego Chaves clash and Terence Crawford's battle with Raymundo Beltran to its action-packed winter schedule. The exciting additions join an already thrilling lineup which sees 49-year-old veteran Bernard Hopkins attempting to continue his unification of the light-heavyweight division...
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British boxing buzz: Campbell vs. Coyle in 2015, Liam Smith stepping up, Dingsdale ready for Mathews

Capmbell & Coyle Looking at 2015 Showdown Luke Campbell and Tommy Coyle say that the pressure is on them to claim big wins at the Ice Arena in Hull on Saturday night, so they can set up a huge clash in the city next summer. The Lightweight duo face big step-up fights on Saturday night, with Coyle meeting Michael Katsidis and Campbell facing Argentine Daniel Brizuela, who shared...
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Manny Rodriguez scores 1st round KO over Miguel Cartagena

One of Puerto Rico's upcoming stars, Emmanuel "Manny" Rodriguez (10-0, 6 KO's) demolished Miguel 'No Fear' Cartagena (13-2, 5 KO's) of Philadelphia in the 1st round of a scheduled 10-round bout held at the Cosme Beitia Coliseum in Cataño, Puerto Rico. From the beginning of the bout, Rodriguez was the aggressor, connecting accurate straight right...
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Should Nonito Donaire fight on?

Nonito Donaire finished his fight with Nicholas Walters by crumpling face-first to the canvas. It was a jarring sight, especially given that it is strange enough to witness Donaire on the losing end via the scorecards. It left me wondering what 'The Filipino Flash' has left to fight for in this unflinching sport of ours. Donaire has won alphabet titles at many weights, from...
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Bradley vs. Chaves, Herrera vs. Benavidez presser photos & quotes

Former two-division world champion Tiomthy "Desert Storm" Bradley Jr. returns to the ring where he will battle Diego "La Joya" Chaves in a 12-round welterweight rumble, Saturday, December 13, inside The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. The fight will be televised live on HBO,  and will feature Mauricio "El Maestro" Herrera against undefeated...
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Results, photos & video: Nicholas Walters TKOs Nonito Donaire & Gennady Golovkin cruises again

Saturday night on HBO Boxing, fans were treated to an exciting doubleheader with two stoppages on very different ends of the spectrum. Most intriguingly, Nicholas Walters knocked out Nonito Donaire in the co-feature, asserting himself as the legitimate Featherweight champion. In the headline event of the evening, Gennady "GGG" Golovkin steamrolled another opponent to continue...
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Live Donaire vs. Walters & Golovkin vs. Rubio round by round results

Nonito Donaire vs. Nicholas Walters & Gennady Golovkin vs. Marco Antonio Rubio Results On Saturday night, HBO Boxing is showcasing an exciting doubleheader from the Stubhub Center in Carson, California. In the opening bout, Nonito Donaire returns against the hard-hitting Nicholas Walters, and in the main event, Gennady "GGG" Golovkin takes on the rugged Marco Antonio...
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Marianne Marston gets promo music video from Trapt

Multi Platinum rock band Trapt have collaborated with British boxer Marianne 'Golden Girl' Marston, to create a joint promotional video for both their November UK tour and Marianne’s upcoming fight, that takes place in London on October 25th. The video features Trapt powering their way through the sensational ‘Bring It’, from their 2013 Reborn album, interlaced with...
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Ring 8 Awards on Dec 14 to honor Chris Algieri, Danny Jacobs & more

The 28th annual RING 8 Holiday Event and Awards Ceremony will be held Sunday afternoon (12:30-5:00 p.m. ET), December 14 at Russo's On The Bay in Howard Beach, New York. International ring announcer Dave Diamante will serve as master of ceremonies. Ring 8 has announced its 2014 award winners (see complete list below), including undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) junior...
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Edwin Rodriguez returns tonight, fight shown on HBO Latino

Weighing in at 174.8lbs., Worcester, Massachusetts-native Edwin "La Bomba" Rodriguez, 24-1 (16 KOs), is ready for his light heavyweight debut against Azea Augustama tonight at the StubHub Center, in Carson, CA. Scheduled for 10 rounds, the bout will air on HBO Latino, beginning at 12:15am ET. "I'm excited to be returning to action and to get back on HBO,"...
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Steve Cunningham-Natu Visinia weigh-in results & photos

Tonight's NBCSN Fight Night features a 10-round fight between Steve "USS" Cunningham, of Philadelphia, and Natu "The Truth" Visinia, of Clinton, IL. A 10-round junior lightweight contest between Edner "Cherry Bomb" Cherry, of Wauchula, FL, and Osumanu Akaba, of Accra, Ghana, is the co-feature. Check out the Cunningham vs. Visinia weigh-in results...
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Gennady Golovkin has shades of middleweight greats

As Gennady Golovkin locks himself away in the hours preceding his fight with Marco Antonio Rubio many outside of the ropes will prepare themselves to write about the Kazakh's latest conquest. Few believe Rubio to offer much of a threat to 'GGG', who has risen to 30-0 (27 KO's) with consummate ease. His last victim, Daniel Geale, was arguably his most challenging test...
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Israel Perez gets shot at Takashi Uchiyama on Dec 31 in Tokyo

Argentinean super featherweight contender Israel "Cachito" Perez (27-2-1, 16 KOs) will finally fulfill his dream of fighting for a world title when he faces unbeaten Japanese Champion Takashi "KO Dynamite" Uchiyama (21-0-1, 17 KOs) for the WBA Super Featherweight Championship on December 31 at the Ota City General Gym in Tokyo, Japan. 35-year-old Perez's career...
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Holly Lawson looking for MMA stardom starting tonight at Bellator 129

After a long time coming, it would seem that Christmas is coming about three months early for former top five boxer and newbie MMA fighter Holly Lil’ Bear Lawson (0-0). After many years of toiling in the salt mines of amateur and professional boxing, Lawson, with no MMA fights under her belt, has on the basis of her reputation and work ethic as a professional boxer (5-2-0, 1KO...
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Luke Campbell looking to make a statement in step up vs. Brizuela

Luke Campbell says he is firing on all cylinders for his big step-up against Daniel Brizuela at the Ice Arena in Hull on October 25. Campbell faces the experienced Argentine in his ninth pro bout as he looks to end the year on a high as he targets title bouts in 2015. Brizuela returns to the scene of his epic clash with Campbell’s fellow Hull star Tommy Coyle, where both fighters...
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John Jackson returns Nov 15th in Argentina, looking to bounce back from KO loss

Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, junior middleweight dynamo John "Dah Rock" Jackson (18-2, 15 KOs) will return to action on Saturday, November 15, 2014, at the Quorum Córdoba Hotel in Cordoba, Argentina, against hometown veteran Carlos Adan "El Malevo" Jerez (40-17-3, 18 KOs). Presented by Sampson Boxing, Maravillabox, Tello-Box and J.E.B. Boxing, Jackson vs...
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Chris Algieri training in Vegas at Palazzo in preparation for Manny Pacquiao

Beginning October 19, undefeated Chris Algieri will begin training at The Palazzo for his upcoming fight against Manny Pacquiao. Algieri will train in a custom gym at The Palazzo through November 13 and is giving boxing fans the ultimate opportunity - the chance to watch training sessions. "The Palazzo has rolled out the red carpet for me," said boxer Chris Algieri. "...
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