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Photos & quotes: Garcia-Malignaggi, Jacobs-Mora final presser

Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN held a final press conference today for their Saturday showdowns at Barclays Center. The event is headlined by Danny “Swift” Garcia (30-0, 17 KOs) vs. Paulie “The Magic Man” Malignaggi (33-6, 7 KOs) and opens with Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (29-1, 26 KOs)  vs. Sergio “The Latin Snake” Mora (28-3-2, 9 KOs). DANNY GARCIA...
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Undercard for Floyd Mayweather’s next fight coming together

No official announcements have been regarding Floyd Mayweather’s next fight just yet, although the signs are pointing to a match with Andre Berto. It’s being billed as his last fight, and it is the last bout of his six-fight deal with Showtime. That said, it’s highly unlikely he passes on the opportunity to reach 50-0, potentially winning a middleweight title in the process...
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Daquan Arnett faces Joshua Conley on Payano-Warren undercard

Winter Park, Florida’s own Daquan Arnett (13-1, 8 KOs) squares-off against Joshua Conley (11-0-1, 6 KOs) in a matchup of exciting super welterweight prospects as part of a full night of fights on Sunday, August 2 from Full Sail University. This fight will lead into the inaugural installment of PBC: The Next Round On Bounce TV headlined by a 12-round bantamweight world championship...
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WBA orders Darleys Perez-Anthony Crolla rematch

Anthony Crolla has been granted a rematch with Darleys Perez for the WBA Lightweight title following their controversial fight in Manchester on July 18. Crolla produced a superb performance with the Colombian at the Manchester Arena and looked to have landed the belt after Perez had two points deducted for low blows in the latter rounds, only for the fight to be ruled a majority...
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Tommy Coyle: Luke Campbell is an exceptional fighter, but I’m too much for him too early

Tommy Coyle says local rival Luke Campbell will pay a heavy price for underestimating him ahead of their WBC eliminator at the KC Lightstream Stadium in Hull on Saturday night. Coyle and Campbell meet at the final press conference today and will then put their simmering feud to bed on Saturday night in front of a packed hometown crowd, and Coyle is confidently predicting he’ll...
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Lucas Matthysse vs. Viktor Postol set for October 3 at Stubhub Center

On October 3, one the most exciting fighters and fearsome punchers in boxing, Lucas “La Máquina” Matthysse (37-3, 34 KOs) will take on undefeated Viktor “The Iceman” Postol (27-0, 11 KOs) for the vacant WBC 140 lbs title at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Matthysse vs. Postol will be televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark beginning at 10:15 p.m. ET. “Postol isn’t anything...
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Workout photos: Garcia vs. Malignaggi, Jacobs vs. Mora

Fighters met at Gleason’s Gym in advance of their respective showdowns at Barclays Center this Saturday, headlined by Danny “Swift” Garcia (30-0, 17 KOs) vs. Paulie “The Magic Man” Malignaggi (33-6, 7 KOs), and featuring Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (29-1, 26 KOs) vs. Sergio “The Latin Snake” Mora (28-3-2, 9 KOs). DANNY GARCIA “[On going up to 147...
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Unbeaten 18 year old flyweight Tania Enriquez in action August 5th

Tijuana’s newest female boxing sensation, flyweight Tania Enriquez (5-0, 2KO), is all set for her next fight set for Wednesday, August 5th, at Bar La Wipa in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico. The young lady of eighteen years of age will be sharing the fight card with fellow Tijuana fighter Abraham “Choko” Rodriguez and Osvaldo “Magnifico” Castro. Enriquez will be facing undefeated...
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Luke Campbell wants to unleash his nasty streak on Tommy Coyle then take another step up

Luke Campbell says Tommy Coyle won’t want to have a war with him when they meet in an eliminator for the WBC Lightweight title at the KC Lightstream Stadium in Hull. Campbell and Coyle clash in an east versus west fight that has divided their hometown and with local pride and a boost in the WBC rankings on the line, the stakes couldn’t be higher for the Hull pair. The Olympic...
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Erik Skoglund ready to usher in new era for Swedish boxing

Big time boxing returns to Sweden on September 19 when Erik Skoglund (22-0, 11 KOs) faces Oleskandr Cherviak (15-4-1, 5 KOs) at the Rosvalla Stora Ishallen at the Nyköpings Arenor in Nyköping, Sweden. In a landmark decision for Swedish boxing, the country’s Martial Arts Delegation accepted an application for Skoglund to box 12 x 3 minute rounds, making the 24 year-old the first...
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Garcia-Malignaggi, Jacobs-Mora fight week quotes

With just days to go until Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN fighters enter the ring for their showdowns at Barclays Center, catch up on what the fighters have been saying in the weeks leading up to fight week. Saturday’s headlining event is the 147-pound debut of Danny “Swift” Garcia (30-0, 17 KOs) as he takes on Paulie “The Magic Man” Malignaggi (33-6, 7 KOs), with middleweight...
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Fred Hickman, Fran Charles & Austin Trout to serve as PBC Next Round on Bounce TV telecast team

Bounce TV today announced a seasoned line-up of on-air sports talent for the debut of its new monthly series Premier Boxing Champions – The Next Round beginning this Sunday, August 2 at 9:00 p.m. (ET), which will also be streamed live on BounceTV.com. Fred Hickman will anchor PBC – The Next Round as host, Fran Charles will call the blow-by-blow action ringside joined by former...
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Tyrell Wright headlines August 15th card in Jersey City; Miguel Cotto to attend as special guest

On Saturday night, August 15, a night of professional boxing will take place at Pershing Field Ice Rink in Jersey City, New Jersey. LGM Promotions is proud to center the fight card around the Puerto Rican Parade and Festival and Jersey City Recreation Department. To help celebrate the weekend, Puerto Rico’s only 4-division world champion and future Hall of Famer Miguel Cotto has...
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Brandon Bennett vs. Jonathan Maicelo headlines Washington DC card August 28

On Friday night, August 28 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in the nation’s capital of Washington DC, King’s Promotions will present a spectacular night of boxing. In the main event, Brandon Bennett will square off with former world title challenger Jonathan Maicelo in a Lightweight bout scheduled for 10-rounds. Bennett of Cincinnati, OH has a record of 19-1 with...
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Ricky Burns back in action this weekend, returning to the British scene at 135 lbs

Ricky Burns says he wants to fight the best of British at Lightweight as he returns to action against Prince Ofotsu at the KC Lightstream Stadium in Hull on Saturday. The Scotsman believes that Britain’s 135lbs scene is red hot with Manchester’s Anthony Crolla coming close to being the second Word champion in the division from the city last weekend after his epic battle with...
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Unbeaten Manny Rodriguez back on August 22 in Puerto Rico

Bantamweight Emmanuel ‘Manny’ Rodriguez ( 12-0, 8 KO’s ) is back against Mexico’s Alex Rangel ( 16-4-2, 10 KO’s ) in a scheduled 10 rounds duel, on Saturday, August 22 at the Tomas Dones Coliseum in Fajardo, Puerto Rico. “Rangel is a good fighter that throws lots of punches, has faced good fighters and I understand that this fight will be a war. I have no doubt about...
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Sugar Ray Leonard will act as presenter at Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame August 8th

Rich Marotta, the president and CEO of the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame, announced Tuesday that Sugar Ray Leonard has confirmed his attendance at the third annual induction gala on Saturday, August 8, at Caesars Palace. Leonard, a 1976 Olympic gold medalist, was a member of the inaugural class of NVBHOF inductees in 2013 and last year presented his one-time rival Roberto Duran for...
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Danny Roman wins shutout unanimous decision, Zarate scores KO

Danny Roman (16-2-1, 5 KOs) continued his winning ways with a landslide points victory over Daniel Noriega (27-10-1, 15 KOs) on Friday night from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. “This is another step in the right direction for me,” said the 25-year-old Roman. “The ultimate goal is to land a world title shot, but first, I need to prove that I belong in that company...
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Scott Harrison extradited to Spain on charges from 2012

Last Friday, Scott Harrison was extradited to Spain, following appeal judges Lord Carloway, Lady Smith and Lady Clark upholding the decision made by Sheriff Thomas Welsh QC earlier this year that Mr. Harrison must return to Spain to serve a four year prison sentence. This is in regard to a 2012 charge of assault against three people that was heard in his absence, however since his...
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Krusher & GGG: Which unbeaten wrecking ball will have the better career?

Closeup Career Comparison of Kovalev & Golovkin: Gennady “GGG” Golovkin and Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev are the two must-see fighters in boxing right now. The similarities and parallels between them are also fascinating… They’re both viewed as the top dog in their respective divisions, even though they each technically sit beneath a reigning lineal champion. They...
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Antonio Tarver-Steve Cunningham trash talk continues

Antonio Tarver and Steve Cunningham are prepping their big showdown, which has been heating up with a war of words. Here, find a full transcript from a conference call they hosted. Krzysztof Glowacki I am very happy to fight in the United States. I’m very thankful to my promoters who gave me the chance to do it but I also did it myself winning elimination fights. I just hope that...
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Carson Jones: I know I’ll stop Brian Rose again, he’s not a top fighter

Carson Jones says he will KO Brian Rose again in their rematch – and end his career in the process – when they clash at the KC Lightstream Stadium in Hull on Saturday night. Jones stopped Rose in Blackpool on Valentine’s Day in controversial fashion inside a round and returns to repeat the dose. Rose appeared to hurt the Oklahoma man early in the fight but was then staggered...
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Chudinov vs. Buglioni back on for September 26th

Frank Buglioni will get his WBA Super Middleweight title shot against champion Fedor Chudinov on Saturday  September 26th at the SSE Arena, Wembley. The Enfield puncher destroyed tough Mexican Fernando Castaneda inside five rounds with a punch-perfect performance last Friday night to clear the path for his rescheduled fight against Chudinov. Buglioni was due to face Chudinov last...
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USA Boxing takes two golds at 2015 PanAm Games; Cuba tops with six golds

Two spectacular closing days of action saw the final champions crowned in the boxing tournament of the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games on Friday and Saturday. The highlight of the boxing tournament finals was Canada’s three-time AMBC American Women’s Continental Champion Mandy Bujold defeating AIBA Women’s World Champion Marlen Esparza in front of her home fans in a packed...
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LA Fight Club series to be televised on Spanish language channel Estrella TV

Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions today announced that it has signed a three-year deal with Estrella TV, one of the fastest-growing Spanish-language television networks in the U.S., to broadcast two boxing cards live every month on its network across the country, including the popular new series LA Fight Club. Estrella TV will air its first fight under the deal with Golden...
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