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Julio Cesar Chavez Jr vs Andrzej Fonfara weigh-in results & photos

Saturday night on Showtime from the StubHub Center in Carson, California, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Andrzej Fonfara headlines their fight card. The weigh-in for the event was held this afternoon, and right here, you can find the full Chavez Jr vs. Fonfara weigh-in results and photos. SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ JR.: 171 ½ Pounds ANDRZEJ FONFARA: 171...
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Ishe Smith vs. Cecil McCalla during Mayweather-Pacquiao fight week in Vegas

Just two days before the showdown between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, Mayweather Promotions will give boxing fans a treat when they present the “Sin City Showdown” on Thursday, April 30 headlined by Ishe “Sugar Shay” Smith (26-7, 12 KOs) taking on the hard-fighting Cecil McCalla (20-1, 7 KOs) live on a special Thursday edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights from the...
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Crawford vs. Dulorme & Matthysse vs. Provodnikov weigh-in results

Saturday night on HBO, an exciting doubleheader comes our way from two different locations. Right here, find the official weights for both fights, Terence Crawford vs. Thomas Dulorme, and Lucas Matthysse vs. Ruslan Provodnikov. The telecast kicks off live from Arlington, Texas, when 2014’s Fighter of the Year, Terence Crawford, makes his junior welterweight debut against Thomas...
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Thabiso Mchunu vs. Junior Makabu May 16 in South Africa

Main Events, in conjunction with Ludonga Promotions, will be hosting the WBC Title Eliminator in Thabiso “The Rock “Mchunu’s native Durban, South Africa, at the ICC Centre, against “Junior” Makabu on May 16. The two have been on a collision course ever since Mchunu won the Super 8 in devastating fashion destroying anyone in his way. That performance earned him a shot at...
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Full Gesta vs. Molina card includes Jeffrey Fontanez, Jason Quigley

Golden Boy Promotions announced today an updated card for an exciting night of fights on the Golden Boy Live! series set for Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. on April 30 and airing live on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes. Puerto Rican rising star Jeffrey Fontanez (14-1, 11 KOs) will take on Jose “El Loco” Hernandez (15-9-1, 7 KOs) of Fort Worth, Texas in an eight...
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Video: Watch SpikeTV’s special feature on cancer survivors Daniel Jacobs & Anthony Dirrell

“Never Give Up: A Boxing Survival Story” is a compelling half-hour original Spike documentary featuring two of boxing’s true inspiring warriors – Daniel Jacobs and Anthony Dirrell. You can watch the entire 30 minute special right here. Heart is something that every fighter must have to win, to thrive, to survive.  This documentary focuses on the heart and grit displayed...
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Video: Inside Floyd Mayweather’s Olympic robbery & bronze medal

The last time Floyd Mayweather lost any real fight, it was in the 1996 Olympics. He came away with a bronze medal, but he says he didn’t win it, he “received” it. You can’t win anything if you lose, he says. Mayweather was robbed in the Olympics, coming up on the wrong end of a poor decision. The decision was so bad though that it led to an official immediately resigning...
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BoxNation bringing a tripleheader this weekend for British fans: Matthysse-Provodnikov, Crawford-Dulorme, Mathews-Luis

BoxNation will air a triple fight card this Saturday night with knockout artists Lucas Matthysse and Ruslan Provodnikov facing off, Derry Matthews taking on Tony Luis and Terence Crawford up against Thomas Dulorme for the vacant WBO light welterweight crown. The action will get underway from 7pm as Liverpool’s Matthews fights in front of his home crowd at the Echo Arena, taking...
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New opponent for Noel Gevor’s fight on April 25 in Berlin

Noel Gevor (16-0, 9 KOs) will face a new challenge when he enters the ring on April 25. Stjepan Vugdelija has withdrawn from a scheduled bout with German cruiserweight, to be replaced by Mohamed Azzaoui (26-3, 8 KOs). Gevor is currently in Warsaw training alongside Krzysztof Wlodarczyk, as the Pole prepares for his world championship rematch with Grigory Drozd. On hearing the news...
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Matthysse vs. Provodnikov predictions round-up

Members of the media are making their predictions and providing analysis for who will take the win in the surefire “Fight of the Year” candidate between Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse and “The Siberian Rocky” Ruslan Provodnikov. Though all agreed Matthysse vs. Provodnikov will be an epic encounter, one thing was clear: Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse is favored to take...
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HBO to debut Mayweather-Pacquiao: The Legends Speak, with Hopkins, Foreman & Lewis

As anticipation builds for the May 2 welterweight showdown between superstars Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao – HBO Boxing commentators Jim Lampley and Max Kellerman will host an exclusive HBO special that lends historical perspective and offers a spirited roundtable discussion featuring an elite group of prizefighters who have gone toe-to-toe with both Mayweather and Pacquiao...
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Klara Svensson working with Ivana Habazin, who says she’s same level as Cecilia Braekhus

Ivana Habazin has tipped Klara “The Swedish Princess” Svensson (15-0, 5 KOs) to defeat Erica Anabella Farias (21-1, 10 KOs) and claim the WBC Female World Light Welterweight title on May 2 at the Frederiksberg-Hallerne in Copenhagen. The former IBF World Champion has travelled to the Danish capital to help Svensson prepare for her world championship challenge and since joining...
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Cuba Domadores finish WSB regular season undefeated

In front of a large crowd at London’s Copper Box Arena, Cuba Domadores defeated British Lionhearts 5-0 and achieved their 13th consecutive victory in Season V of the World Series of Boxing (WSB). The Cuban team entered this fixture after the historic news was revealed that the International Boxing Association (AIBA) has become the exclusive partner for all Cuban boxers from the...
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Derry Mathews vs. Tony Luis weigh-in results

Here are the results from today’s official weigh-in at the Bierkeller, Liverpool, and running order for Frank Warren’s World Championship boxing event on Saturday at the Echo Arena. The fight is headlined by the Derry Mathews vs. Tony Luis fight for a vacant lightweight title strap. Fight # 1 – 18:30 hrs 4 X 3 Minute Rounds International Flyweight Contest ANDREW CAIN 8st 2lbs...
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Weigh-in results for FNF from Mohegan & CBS Sports from Minnesota

The official weight-in was held today for tomorrow night’s ESPN Friday Night Fights from Mohegan Sun. The telecast opens with Teven “American Idol” Farmer taking on Angel “El Gato” Luna in a scheduled 8-round contest in the junior lightweight division. Farmer vs. Luna will be followed by an 8-round featherweight showdown matching undefeated Ryan “The Polish Prince”...
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Video: Mayweather vs. Pacquiao At Last documentary preview from HBO

Premiering Saturday, April 18th, Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: At Last is a one-hour film chronicling the nearly six-year journey to the most anticipated fight of the modern era, featuring an inside look at Manny Pacquiao’s preparations for Floyd Mayweather. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao At Last premiers this weekend on HBO. Meanwhile, on the very same night, Showtime presents the 1st episode...
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Julio Cesar Chavez Jr vs Andrzej Fonfara presser photos & quotes

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Andrzej Fonfara participated in the final the final press conference Thursday at Crowne Plaza Hotel LAX, just two days before their fight this weekend. Chavez (48-1-1, 32 KOs) of Culiacan, Mexico, and Fonfara (26-3, 15 KOs) of Chicago by way of Radon, Poland, will meet in the 12-round light heavyweight main event live on Showtime from StubHub Center in...
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Matthysse vs. Provodnikov final presser photos & quotes

Faans got a preview of what to expect in the ring on Saturday with Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse and “The Siberian Rocky” Ruslan Provodnikov during today’s final press conference for Matthysse vs. Provodnikov at the Oneida Nation’s Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, NY. In what is sure to be an all-action fight to remember, Argentina’s Matthysse (36-3, 34...
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Miguel Cotto vs. Daniel Geale official for June 6 on HBO, Canelo vs. Cotto next if both win

Miguel Cotto (39-4, 32 KO’s), the reigning Middleweight World Champion and the first native of Puerto Rico to become world champion in four different weight classes, returns on June 6, 2015, to defend his titles against Daniel Geale (31-3, 16 KO’s) of Australia in a fight that will be televised live on HBO from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. If Cotto emerges victorious from this...
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Robert & Casey Guerrero successful with Arkansas Tech bone marrow registry drive

Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero and wife Casey joined Arkansas Tech and BeTheMatch.org for an incredible bone marrow drive yesterday on the University’s campus. The event kicked off on Tuesday night at 9:00 pm and continued for a 24-hour period, as the group attempted to break the world record for bone marrow registries. In the first hour, Arkansas Tech, along with their student...
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Mateusz Masternak hoping to move into title contention after next fight

Mateusz Masternak (34-2, 24 KOs) has vowed to make ‘The Man of Stone’ Ruben Angel Mino (26-2, 26 KOs) crumble when the cruiserweights clash on April 25 at the Columbia Hall in Berlin. Credit: Team Masternak Following an impressive points victory over former cruiserweight king Jean-Marc Mormeck, Masternak looks well on his way to a world title challenge. However first, the Polish...
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Video: Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao episode 1 preview

On Saturday night, after the Showtime telecast of the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Andrzej Fonfara fight, Showtime will premiere the Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao series. Right here, you can watch a video preview of Inside Mayweather-Pacquiao episode 1 provided by Showtime. The clip begins with some footage as well as audio, taken over the course of previous years of Mayweather talking...
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Derry Mathews & Tony Luis each confident of a KO win this weekend

Derry Mathews and Tony Luis are both promising knockouts ahead of their showdown this Saturday night at the Liverpool Echo Arena. Mathews and Luis met head-to-head at The Royle Family actor Ricky Tomlinson’s world famous cabaret club The Green Room and the star was also on hand to support Liverpool’s favorite fighting son. ‘Dirty’ Derry has seen Richar Abril fall out twice...
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Billy Joe Saunders honored by EBU for two awards

British boxing hotshot Billy Joe Saunders has become a double award winner with the European Boxing Union. The unbeaten European middleweight champion from Hatfield has been nominated as the EBU Champion of the Year and also Championship of the Year for his part in the showdown with arch rival Chris Eubank Jr. Saunders won the European crown last July with a stunning eighth round...
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Road to Mayweather vs Pacquiao, Part 8: It’s Showtime for Mayweather

While Manny Pacquiao was on the sidelines recovering from a stunning yet brutal one-punch knockout defeat at the hands of old rival, Juan Manuel Marquez, Floyd Mayweather was out of prison and preparing his latest comeback. Mayweather signs to fight Guerrero…on Showtime Credit: Tom Casino / Showtime In early 2013 Mayweather announced he would return to the ring to fight Robert...
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