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Women’s world championships quarterfinal results: Claressa Shields, Marlen Esparza, Heidi Henriksen advance for Team USA

Semi-finalists revealed in the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships The sixth competition day of the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships in Jeju, Korea saw the winners of the quarter-finals achieve at least a guaranteed bronze medal, with two London 2012 Olympic Champions advancing to the last four in the event, as Katie Taylor walked over to the semi-finals, while US teenager...
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Hidenori Otake looking to make dream reality against Scott Quigg

Hidenori Othake takes on Scott Quigg for the WBA Bantamweight title – and the Japanese star wants to become a history maker on Saturday night at the sold out Echo Arena in Liverpool. This is only the second time in boxing history that a Japanese boxer has come to England to challenge for the World title, the first was Mitsunori Seki, who was stopped in nine rounds by Howard Winstone...
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Weights from Queens: Bryant Cruz & Jonathan Maicelo in action

Tonight at the Resorts World Casino in Queens, New York, New Legend Boxing presents a card headlined by the unbeaten Bryant Cruz. Also featured is Jonathan Maicelo. Take a look at the full weigh-in results for the card here. Bryant Cruz 134lbs vs Engelberto Valenzuela 141lbs 8rds for Vacant UBF All-Americas lightweight title *Valenzuela didn't make contracted weight of 135lbs so...
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Manny Pacquiao trying to believe Algieri is most dangerous opponent of career

Manny Pacquiao believes that Chris Algieri is the most dangerous opponent of his career. At least that's what Freddie Roach has convinced him of during training, which is important, because it shows that Pacquiao has been taking his training seriously. Viewing Algieri as Pacquiao's most dangerous opponent, however, is nothing that we can take seriously. "Chris Algieri poses many...
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Locked n’ Loaded weigh-in results: Artemio Reyes headlines

In the last Thompson Boxing show of the year, Artemio "King" Reyes (22-2, 18 KOs), a power-punching welterweight out of Riverside, Calif., takes on Christopher Degollado (11-3, 9 KOs) of Monterrey, Mex. in the 8-round "Locked n' Loaded" main event from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif In the 8-round co-main event, lightweight Jose Roman (18-1-1, 12 KOs) of Garden Grove, Calif...
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Actor Mickey Rourke, age 62, fighting in professional bout this weekend in Moscow

Mickey Rourke, famously a former professional boxer with ties to Freddie Roach and the Wild Card Gym, is making a return to the ring after last competing 20 years ago. According to multiple reports, Rourke, now 62, is fighting this weekend in Moscow, as part of the event showcasing Ruslan Provodnikov against Jose Luis Castillo. If fight fans thought that Provodnikov vs. Castillo...
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Video: Khan vs. Alexander & Thurman vs. Bundu preview

On Saturday, December 13th, it's the Royal Battle -- Amir "King" Khan vs. Devon Alexander "The Great". Khan vs. Alexander is a highly intriguing fight in the welterweight division, and one with huge implications for both fighters. Right here, you can check out a quick preview video for the Khan vs. Alexander fight and Showtime event from Golden Boy. Also on the card is Keith Thurman...
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Video preview: Fury vs. Chisora II & Saunders vs. Eubank Jr. — “Bad Blood”

Next Saturday night, November 29th, it's time for "Bad Blood". Check out a video preview for the Fury vs. Chisora and Saunders vs. Eubank card next weekend. Dereck Chisora returns to rematch a matured Tyson Fury for the headline fight, following a lengthy war of words. Two unbeaten middleweight prospects battle for supremacy in Billy Joe Saunders vs Chris Eubank Jr. Both of these...
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Pacquiao vs. Algieri videos: Al Bernstein’s keys to victory, news updates, interviews & more

It was an "off day" of sorts here during Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri fight week, with no major obligations from the main event fighters between yesterday's press conference and tomorrow's weigh-in. We still have a huge collection of updates for you though. Right here, you'll find a whole series of Pacquiao vs. Algieri's videos, highlighted by Al Bernstein's Keys to Victory....
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Jose Pedraza eager to get Rances Barthelemy in the ring

After his dominating performance against Philippine contender Michael Farenas (39-5-4, 31 KOs), Puerto Rican star Jose "Sniper" Pedraza (19-0, 12 KOs) is elated that he's become the mandatory challenger to face Rances Barthelemy (21-0, 12 KOs). "I'm very excited about my future and I'm very thankful to my promoters Gary Shaw, Lou DiBella and Javier Bustillo for getting me the fights...
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Jonathan Maicelo returns to action tomorrow night in Queens

Tomorrow at the Resorts World Casino in Queens, New York, Jonathan Maicelo (21-1, 12 KOs) returns to the ring to face hard hitting veteran Hector Velasquez (56-23-3, 38 KOs).  The 10-round bout promoted by New Legend Boxing Promotions will serve as the main event of the evening. Rated WBA #7, WBO #11 and WBC #22, Maicelo looks to keep the momentum going after his hard fought...
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Women’s world championships Day 5 results from Jeju: Quarterfinals begin tomorrow

Russia remain undefeated in Jeju as the quarterfinals approach The top eighty boxers remain in the 8th edition of the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships in Jeju, where the preliminary stage of the competition has now finished. On a day of high quality, world class stars including Ireland's Katie Taylor, Russia's Sofya Ochigava and America’s Claressa Shields won their bouts...
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Robert Guerrero partnering with Salvation Army for Thanksgiving dinner giveaway

On Wednesday, November 26, boxer Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero and other volunteers from the community will distribute food to less fortunate families in Robert's hometown of Gilroy, Calif. His partnership and $5,000 commitment to the Salvation Army of Gilroy, will provide more than 300 people with a warm meal this Thanksgiving and help other Salvation Army initiatives through the...
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Cleverly vs. Bellew II photos, video & quotes from today’s heated press conference

Nathan Cleverly and Tony Bellew locked horns once again at today’s press conference – and both men predicted KO wins ahead of their rematch on Saturday. The bitter rivals addressed the media next door to the venue where they have met before and will meet again this weekend, and with the pair packing Cruiserweight power on Merseyside this time around, they are both in no doubt...
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Bryant Jennings: I don’t care if it’s Bermane Stiverne or Deontay Wilder, I’ll become champion

Undefeated heavyweight contender Bryant "By-By" Jennings (19-0, 10 KOs) is waiting patiently as he is next in line to face the winner of Bermane Stiverne (24-1, 21 KOs) vs. Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32 KOs). Stiverne, who is the current WBC titleholder, will battle Wilder at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on January 17, 2015. Jennings, who's next in line, passed on a HBO date in November...
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Unbeaten heavyweight Jarrell Miller, former MMA & K1 fighter, signs with Greg Cohen

Greg Cohen Promotions proudly announces the signing of a co-promotional agreement, along with Dmitriy Salita's Star of David Promotions, of multi combat-sport star and heavyweight boxing KO artist Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller (10-0-1, 9 KOs). 26-year-old Miller, who stands 6 ft. 4 in and weighs in at 260 lbs., is a native of Brooklyn, New York. He is of Caribbean and Latin American...
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Dennis Hasson begins comeback from stoppage loss this weekend

This Saturday night, Dennis Hasson will look to get back in the win column when he takes on Taneal Goyco in the main event of a card at the Valley Forge Casino Resort. Hasson of Philadelphia has a record of 16-1 with 6 knockouts. The 30 year-old Hasson is settled in a Light Heavyweight and has a solid win over Daniel Judah to his credit. However, he is coming off a 4th round stoppage...
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Live at the Lodge weigh-in results: Shawn Estrada, Wilky Campfort, Wale Omotoso, Haskell Rhodes

Below are the weigh-in results for the Goossen Promotions' "Live at the Lodge" boxing event at The Sportsmen's Lodge in Studio City, California set for Thursday, November 20th, held in honor of the late Dan Goossen. It's a deep card featuring a number of noteworthye fighters. Check out the weights here. WEIGH-IN RESULTS Haskell Rhodes, 140.2 vs. Miguel Angel Huerta, 140.6 Ten Rounds...
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Chicago Holiday Boxing Bash undercard includes Ronald Hearns, Thomas Williams, Jordan Shimmell & Robert Easter

Comebacking Ronald "The Chosen One" Hearns (26-5, 20 KOs) will appear in a featured middleweight bout of Warrior's Boxing's mammoth 14-fight "Holiday Boxing Bash" event at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago on Friday, December 12. Also appearing in 10-round showcase bouts that night will be undefeated Hudsonville, Michigan, cruiserweight Jordan Shimmell (17-0, 14 KOs), Fort Washington,...
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“Bronco” Billy Wright still campaigning as 49-year-old heavyweight

49-year old heavyweight "Bronco" Billy Wright (45-4, 36 KOs) is still fighting, and has lofty goals, becoming the oldest heavyweight champion to ever to win a world title. This Saturday November 22, 2014, Wright travels to Bolivia to face Juan Carlos Flores-Choque (14-3, 13 KOs) in a 12-round bout. Just shy of his 50th birthday, Wright feels confident he'll be able...
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Video: Manny Pacquiao featured in Foot Locker Week of Greatness commercial

Foot Locker is bringing the greatness back, unveiling four new, humorous commercials in support of the brand’s third annual “Week of Greatness.” The 30-second spots star boxing legend Manny Pacquiao, who defends his title against undefeated Chris Algieri on Saturday,along with WWE Superstar John Cena and NBA stars James Harden, Tim Duncan and Derrick Rose. Watch the Foot Locker...
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Photos: Final Manny Pacquiao-Chris Algieri press conference

The final press conference for this weekend's Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri fight and HBO pay-per-view card was held today in Macau, China. The press conference was streamed live to fight fans in the U.S. and around the world. Here though, you'll find all of the official photos from the presser, with Pacquiao, Algieri and their teams, along with the undercard fighters, all being...
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Women’s world championships Day 4 results: USA Boxing wins big, Esparza, Shields & Wolf all advance

The winners of the Flyweight class (51 kg), Welterweight class (69 kg), Light Heavyweight class (81 kg) and Heavyweight class (+81 kg) advanced to the quarter-finals in Jeju, Korea on the fourth competition day of the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships, which means they all need to win just one further bout for a guaranteed bronze medal. Many boxers excelled on Day 4, and...
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Manny Pacquiao: My goal is to give fans the Mayweather fight, but also considering fighting at 140 or 135 lbs before retirement

Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao is determined to fight Floyd Mayweather before he hangs up his gloves. The two biggest names in boxing have so far failed to meet in the ring despite years of seemingly endless rumors. The fight is now clearly well past its best, but it's still something of great interest for many fans. Now, ahead of his battle with Chris Algieri this weekend, Pacquiao...
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Weekend boxing betting odds: Pacquiao vs. Algieri, Cleverly vs. Bellew II

Looking to place a few bets on this weekend's boxing action? Then you're in the right place. Right here you can find the latest Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri betting odds, as well as the Nathan Cleverly vs. Tony Bellew II betting odds. Check out where the numbers and lines are and see if you're feeling lucky and feel like pouncing on any of these opportunities. Keep in mind...
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