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Video: All Access Mayweather vs. Maidana episode 2 preview

The Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana fight is now less than two weeks away, and so this weekend brings us the next episode of All Access: Mayweather vs. Maidana. Right here, you can check out the video preview for Mayweather vs. Maidana All Access episode 2. Plus, we have a bonus video clip for you to enjoy, entitled All Access: Living Like Mayweather, as we get more up close...
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Klitschko vs. Leapai press conference photos & notes, including Shannon Brigg’s odd appearance

The final press conference for the Wladimir Klitschko vs. Alex Leapai fight was held earlier this afternoon. It wasn't without drama, either, although it had nothing to do with Klitschko vs. Leapai. For some odd reason, Shannon Briggs stormed the presser and made a scene, demanding a shot at Klitschko and ripping off his shirt in the process. God help us. Plus, we also have another...
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Start up the Shawn Porter hype train

If the Shawn Porter hype train isn't already officially rolling, it's certainly time to get it moving. After demolishing Paulie Malignaggi on the undercard of the Bernard Hopkins-Beibut Shumenov card last weekend in Washington, D.C., Porter now finds himself ranked as our #2 Welterweight contender, behind only division champion Floyd Mayweather, and some guy he used to spar...
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Luis Collazo looking to make The Moment PPV, his moment, against Amir Khan

Luis Collazo spent the afternoon of his birthday speaking with reporters about what he calls the "highest plateau that one can fight on." Collazo, who turned 33-years-old today, will face Amir "King" Khan in the co-main event of "THE MOMENT: Mayweather vs. Maidana" on Saturday, May 3 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas live on Showtime PPV. Collazo...
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Klitschko vs. Leapai will be televised live on ESPN in the United States

ESPN and ESPN Deportes will televise two Heavyweight fights within two weeks, Wladimir Klitschko (61-3, 52 KOs) vs. Alex Leapai (30-4-3, 24 KOs) on Saturday, April 26 from the König-Pilsener-Arena in Oberhausen, Germany, and, as previously announced, Bermane Stiverne (23-1-1, 20 KOs) vs. Chris Arreola (36-3, 31 KOs) on Saturday, May 10 from the USC Galen Center in Los Angeles, both...
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AIBA box-off results, winners qualify for 2014 Youth Olympics

Innovative 'box-off' concept proves a hit in Sofia: For the first time in the history of the AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships, nineteen box-off contests were held at the Armeec Arena. This intriguing concept saw six ladies and thirteen male bouts, with the winner of each qualifying for the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympics. Bout of the day Japan’s High School Selection Tournament...
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Mike Tyson’s KO Kings of Tomorrow back at Bethlehem, PA this Thursday

Mike Tyson's promotional company, Iron Mike Productions (IMP), returns this Thursday night to Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania with another installment of "KO Kings of Tomorrow." Florida light heavyweight Rowland Bryant (17-3, 12 KOs takes on Pittsburgh veteran Rayco "War" Saunders (23-22-2, 10 KOs) in the eight-round main event. Bryant is a...
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Featherweight Fury: Nonito Donaire vs. Simpiwe Vetyeka, Walters vs. Darchinyan, Gradovich, on May 31

Featherweight Fury – a championship event with three featherweight title main event fights will be hosted by The Venetian Macao on Saturday, May 31 at the Cotai Arena, and televised live in the United States on HBO. The world-class event is headlined by Nonito Donaire challenging featherweight world champion Simpiwe “V12” Vetyeka; undefeated Nicholas “The Axe Man” Walters...
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Exclusive Adrien Broner video interview footage: Talks bouncing back from Maidana loss & much more

Adrien Broner was in attendance for the Bernard Hopkins vs. Beibut Shumenov fight in Washington, D.C. this past weekend. He's actually training in D.C., along with his friends the Peterson brothers, and as such is locally based for the time. During the fights, he held court with some members of the media to discuss his future, the potential of a rematch with Marcos Maidana, and...
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Watch: Amir Khan vs. Marcos Maidana full fight video

It's hard to believe that it's been about three and a half years since the Amir Khan vs. Marcos Maidana fight. Their careers have certainly changed since then, with Maidana beating out Khan to face Floyd Mayweather on May 3rd, and Khan suffering a variety of setbacks since. Right here, you can watch the full Khan vs. Maidana fight video to relive that exciting match and see...
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Video: HBO Boxing Road to Marquez vs. Alvarado full episode

The Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Mike Alvarado fight is right around the corner, and it will be televised on HBO Boxing. That's why the HBO team has put together a special preview episode, the Road to Marquez vs. Alvarado, and right here, you can watch the video of that in its entirety. Marquez vs. Alvarado is a bit under the radar compared to some of the other marquee fights taking...
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Rankings updates: Hopkins vs. Shumenov, Porter vs. Malignaggi, Pacquiao vs. Bradley & more

Good news everybody, it's rankings updates day! It's one of our favorite days after a big round of action in the sport, and we saw plenty of meaningful bouts over the past weekend. After the Bernard Hopkins vs. Beibut Shumenov fight, the Shawn Porter vs. Paulie Malignaggi fight, and more, we've updated a handful of our top 10 divisional rankings. Take a look. Updated...
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British Boxing Beat: Khan with Haymon, Crolla’s big win & more

Blair’s View from Britain: During the last week Amir Khan announced he had signed with Al Haymon. I’ll presume that’s good news, but the thing is I don’t actually know who Al Haymon really is. Sure, I’ve heard of him, but in the same way I’ve heard of legends from the past. The man’s operations are shrouded in an eerie mystique. He does however have a habit of bewitching...
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Top Rank vs. Golden Boy? Remember, boxing still a business…

In the aftermath of last weekend's Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley II clash, I have seen a handful of articles in the media covering a subject long familiar to observers of the fight game: how the bitter promotional rivalry between Bob Arum's Top Rank and Oscar de la Hoya's Golden Boy is damaging the sport by shutting down the match-ups fight fans want to see, with...
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Marcos Maidana & Robert Garcia conference call quotes

Marcos Maidana and trainer Robert Garcia held a media conference call recently to discuss the upcoming May 3rd clash against Floyd Mayweather. Check out the full collection of quotes and notes from Maidana and Garcia here. R. Garcia Thank you, Oscar. It's always great to hear somebody like you, Oscar, to say such great things and It's great to know that we've known each...
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Brandon Adams & Willie Monroe to meet in Boxcino middleweight finals

Brandon Adams and Willie Monroe Jr. each took home decision victories and punched their tickets to the finals of Boxcino 2014. The finals will take place at the same venue as the semifinals, the Turning Stone Resort and Casino. The finals will take place on May 23 as will the lightweight finals that will feature Fernando Carcamo and Petr Petrov. Both bouts are scheduled for...
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Thomas Oosthuizen to move up to light heavyweight

Undefeated contender Tommy Oosthuizen is set to move up to the light heavyweight division. Oosthuizen had been having difficulty making the 168 lbs limit of super middleweight, and is set to campaign at the new division for his next fight. Oosthuizen had been building up some momentum and a name for himself, but then was lucky to escape his fight with Brandon Gonzales with a split...
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AIBA youth boxing championships quarterfinal results from Sofia

The quarterfinals of the AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships took place today in Sofia, where the winners of the 52 contests secured a guaranteed medal in the event. This has been a competition of high quality so far, and today was no different, with countless contests enthralling the viewing public, and the caliber can only get higher from here on in. Croatia were the team of...
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NY Golden Gloves to be televised as part of Broadway Boxing series on SNY

This past Wednesday and Thursday, the famed New York Golden Gloves finals took place before a packed house at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Following the completion of the finals, it was officially announced that the New York Daily News and DiBella Entertainment have entered into an exclusive joint partnership. The broadcasts of the finals will be shown on SNY as well as Comcast...
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Javier Fortuna, Luis Rosa vs. Luis del Valle May 31 in Las Vegas, HBO Latino to televise

On Saturday, May 31, boxing returns to The New Tropicana resort in Las Vegas with an exciting doubleheader featuring Javier "El Abejon" Fortuna taking on Juan Antonio Rodriguez and Luis Rosa against Luis "Orlandito" Del Valle. The doubleheader will be televised live on HBO Latino at 12 midnight EST ( 9 p.m. local start time in Las Vegas). In addition to the HBO...
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Michael Perez headlines in Bayamon, PR on April 28

Michael Angelo 'The Artist' Perez ( 19-1-2 , 10 KO's ) of Newark, New Jersey and Puerto Rican descendant, will be in the feature bout on Monday, April 28 at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, as part of an event promoted by 'Golden Boy Promotions' in association with 'PR Best Boxing Promotions'. The event is set to be broadcast on Fox...
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More on Hopkins vs. Shumenov & Porter vs. Malignaggi results: Fight night photos, quotes

Bernard "The Alien" Hopkins (55-6-2, 32 KOs), at 49-years-old, made history once again on Saturday night. He is now the oldest man to unify a boxing world championship and the oldest fighter to defend a world title-besting his own record-as he defeated Beibut Shumenov (14-2, 9 KOs) via (ridiculous) split decision. Judges Dave Moretti and Jerry Roth scored the fight 116...
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Video: Bernard Hopkins knocks down Beibut Shumenov

Bernard Hopkins set the record straight once again, that experience is better than youth, and that nobody does it better than ol' B-Hop. Hopkins dominated Beibut Shumenov, two decades his younger, Saturday night at the DC Armory, and televised live on Showtime. Right here, you can watch a video of Hopkins knocking down Shumenov in Round 11. The knockdown was a great exclamation...
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Video highlights: Shawn Porter destroys Paulie Malignaggi

Watch: Porter Knocks Out Malignaggi Shawn Porter brutalized Paulie Malignaggi over three plus rounds on Saturday night in Washington, D.C. Mailgnaggi couldn't cope with the sheer power, speed and explosive athleticism of the undefeated Showtime Shawn Porter. Right here, you can watch the Porter vs. Malignaggi video highlights to see how it went down, and look at the big punches...
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Video: Mayweather vs. Maidana All Access episode 1

The All Access: Mayweather vs. Maidana series debuted on Saturday evening on Showtime before the tripleheader which aired from Washington, DC. Right here, you can watch the full episode video of Mayweather vs. Maidana All Access episode 1. In this episode, fans get an introductory look at the Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana fight. This includes some background on how exactly...
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