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Top 3 opponents for Miguel Cotto: Who enhances his legacy the most?

What's next for Miguel Cotto? Miguel Cotto entered the ring against then lineal middleweight champion Sergio Martinez as an underdog. What happened from thereon in has been talked about in a variety of different ways. Some viewed Cotto's mauling of Martinez as confirmation that the Argentine was on his way out of the sport, with injuries and age catching up to him. Others...
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Fight Network celebrates U.S. launch: Will broadcast boxing, MMA & other combat sports

Last Saturday afternoon in Manhattan, Fight Network hosted a private party at The Ainsworth for media, sponsors and television executives to celebrate its recent launch in the United States on Cablevision's Optimum TV (channel 464) in the Greater New York area. Photo (L-R) - Undefeated WBO middleweight champion Peter "Kid Chocolate" Qulllin, unbeaten world heavyweight...
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German amateur Stefan Haertel makes pro debut on August 16

German amateur star Stefan Haertel will make his professional debut on August 16. The 26 year-old, who signed a long-term contract with Team Sauerland in May, will face Oleg Fedotovs (18-14, 12 KOs) at the Erfurt Exhibition Hall in Thuringia, Germany. Credit: Winfried Mausolf ‘’After many successful years as an amateur I am looking forward to this new challenge,’’ said the...
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Jason Escalera steps in to face unbeaten Norbert Nemesapati on FNF August 8th

Undefeated super middleweight Lennox Allen suffered a rib injury in training and has been forced to pull out of his upcoming ESPN Friday Night Fights eight-round co-feature bout against Hungarian teenage phenom Norbert Nemesapati (14-0, 13KOs) next Friday in Fallon, NV. In Allen's place will be the heavy-handed Puerto Rican brawler Jason "El Monstruo" Escalera (14-2...
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Carlos Carlson remains unbeaten with close majority decision win

Carlos Carlson (15-0, 10 KOs) earned a scrappy majority decision win against Jose Cen-Torres (13-5, 1 KO) in the "Locked n' Loaded" main event from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. Scores were 77-75, 76-76, 77-75. While both boxers were active, it was Carlson that landed the most telling blows. Cen-Torres appeared to lose points by circumnavigating the ring...
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Gennady Golovkin proves he’s “The Real Deal”

Heretofore I think a spoonful of skepticism was appropriate when it came to sizing up Gennady Golovkin. Obviously the Kazah middleweight was quick, skilled, tough and powerful, all attributes one looks for in a knockout artist. Yet at the same time, a sensible observer would ask "who had GGG fought?" That last part is important, because any seasoned observer with a decent...
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WBC Heavyweight Hijinks: Bryant Jennings en route to title shot vs. Stiverne-Wilder winner

No true boxing fan holds any admiration for the alphabet soup organizations that control the title belts: the WBA, WBC, IBF, WBO, and others. I must admit I sometimes find their antics amusing, in the sense that they add the colors of shameless stupidity and corruption to the modern history of the sport. Past that very mixed statement, there is nothing positive to say about them...
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What’s next for Golovkin: From Cotto to Canelo; Chavez Jr. to Froch

Saturday night, in front of a crowd of 8,572, Gennady “GGG” Golovkin took care of business against Daniel Geale. From the starting bell the Kazakhstan warrior dictated the tempo. But Daniel Geale looked determined to somehow make this fight go the distance. He landed a decent upper cut early in the round, and later landed a big right hook. In the later portions of the round,...
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More on Golovkin vs. Geale results: Fight photos, video highlights, quotes

Saturday night on HBO World Championship Boxing at Madison Square Garden in New York, Daniel Geale (30-3, 13 KOs) gave it his all, albeit in a very short amount of time, in a losing effort against Gennady Golovkin (30-0, 27 KOs). Golovkin simply overwhelmed Geale with his power. He sent him down to the canvas with a big right hand, even after being hit flush first, and Geale...
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Live Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Geale HBO Boxing results from MSG

Golovkin vs. Geale Results Live from Ringside: Gennady "GGG" Golovkin takes on the toughest opponent of his career in Daniel "The Real Deal" Geale, on Saturday night, July 26th, live on HBO Boxing from Madison Square Garden in New York City. Right here, you'll be able to follow along with our live ringside coverage of the Golovkin vs. Geale results, along...
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Golden Boy to bring back Don Chargin

A member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame and one of the most respected figures in the sport, legendary matchmaker Don Chargin is back with the Golden Boy Promotions team, which is pleased to announce that it has retained his services and brought him back home. "Don is not just a legend of boxing, but a good friend and loyal advisor for years," said Oscar De La...
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Luke Campbell & Callum Smith showcased on Porter-Brook undercard

Luke Campbell and Callum Smith will make their American debuts on the undercard Kell Brook’s title clash with Shawn Porter at the StubHub Center in California on August 16. Olympic gold medal star Campbell and unbeaten Liverpool talent Smith both claimed wins in Liverpool in July, with Campbell moving to 6-0 and Smith gaining valuable rounds in his 12th fight, defending his WBC...
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Shobox 200 results, photos & video highlights: Douglas-Soro draw, Jerry Odom scores big TKO win

Antoine Douglas and Michel Soro fought to a majority draw (96-94 Soro, 95-95 twice) in a bout that was a tale of two halves in the main event of Friday’s ShoBox: The New Generation from Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, Calif. The undefeated Douglas (14-0-1, 9 KOs) dominated the first half of the fight, controlling the action with a plethora of jabs...
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Tyson Fury withdraws from tonight’s fight at last minute

Tyson Fury has withdrawn from his heavyweight contest tonight against Alexander Ustinov after his uncle and first trainer, Hughie, has been taken seriously ill into hospital. Fury had already coped with a last minute change when original opponent Dereck Chisora pulled out with a fractured hand earlier in the week and promoter Frank Warren secured world ranked Belarusian Ustinov to...
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Golovkin vs. Geale weigh-in results & photos

In the main event of Saturday’s HBO Boxing World Championship Boxing  from New York’s Madison Square Garden, Gennady Golovkin (29-0, 26 KOs) will defend his middleweight title vs. Daniel Geale (30-2, 16 KOs). The Golovkin vs. Geale weigh-ins were held on Friday afternoon, and right here, you can find the official weigh-in results, and some photos of the fighters on the scales...
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Tyson Fury vs. Alexander Ustinov weigh-in results & video

Right here, you can check out the complete and official weights from today’s weigh-in held at the Manchester Conference Centre, Manchester, England, before tomorrow night’s show at the Phones 4 U Arena. The card is now headlined by Tyson Fury vs. Alexander Ustinov, with Ustinov filling in for an injured Dereck Chisora. In addition to the Fury vs. Ustinov weigh-in video, we also...
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Golovkin vs. Geale fight week quotes, video interviews & news updates

Over the past few days in New York City, there's been a number of fight week events for this Saturday's Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Geale HBO Boxing card at Madison Square Garden, also including Bryant Jennings vs. Mike Perez. Right here, you can check out some video interviews and news updates, quotes, and all other kinds of good stuff. Video Interviews & News Updates...
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FNF weigh-in results from Chicago: Garcia vs. Prescott, Truax vs. Ennis, Mike Lee in action

The official weights are in for tonight's Conquerors card held at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago, aired on ESPN Friday Night Fights. Right here, you'll find the full bout list and all of the weights. In the night's 10-round welterweight main event, Roberto "La Amenaza" Garcia (35-3, 23 KOs) of Weslaco, Texas, takes on hard-hitting and dangerous Breidis "Khanqueror...
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Locked n Loaded weights: Carlos Carlson headlines card tonight

The "Locked n Loaded" main event features undefeated bantamweight prospect Carlos Carlson (14-0, 10 KOs) of Mexico in the first defense of his WBC Latino Championship that he won versus the always-tough Javier Gallo in February. Carlson faces fellow countryman Jose Cen-Torres (13-4, 1 KO) in the 8-round championship fight. Check out the full weigh-in results for the entire...
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Shobox 200 weigh-in results & photos: Douglas vs. Soro, Odom vs. Quinonez & more

Undefeated middleweight prospect Antoine Douglas weighed in at 155 ½ pounds and once-beaten, former world title challenger Michel Soro tipped the scales at the contracted weight of 157 pounds during Thursday’s official weigh-in for Friday’s landmark telecast of ShoBox: The New Generation  at 10 p.m. ET/PT. The 21-year-old Douglas (14-0, 9 KOs), of Washington, D.C...
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Video: Watch Farhood’s 5 favorite Shobox moments

It's time for ShoBox's 200th episode on Friday night. Here, long-time Showtime analyst and announcer Steve Farhood chimes in with a special video showcasing his five most memorable moments on the series. Definitely worth a watch, take a look! -Ebo Elder, swollen beyond recognition and bleeding, coming back to stop Courtney Burton. -Timothy Bradley, in his 4th ShoBox fight...
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Undefeated D.C. boxer Mike Reed signs with Top Rank

Undefeated 21-year-old old light welterweight Mike “Yes Indeed” Reed, has signed a promotional agreement with Top Rank. Born in Washington, D.C., Reed trains in Clinton, Maryland, at Dream Team Boxing Gym, which is owned and operated by his father, trainer, and manager, Michael “Buck” Pinson. Mike Reed understands the significance of his signing. Reed stated, “I am delighted...
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Broadway Boxing results: Patrick Hyland, Charles Martin, Avtandil Khurtsidze all score stoppage wins

Wednesday night at NYC's B.B. King Blues Club and Grill, DiBella Entertainment returned for the latest installment of its popular Broadway Boxing series. Headlining the card Ireland's former featherweight title challenger, Patrick "The Punisher" Hyland taking on Noel Echevarria. It was the first time that Hyland had seen ring action in nearly two years, but the...
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Efrain Esquivias withdraws from tomorrow’s fight vs Christopher Martin due to illness

Super bantamweight Efrain Esquivias (17-3-1, 10 KOs), who was scheduled to fight Christopher Martin (27-3-3, 9 KOs) in the 10-round main event at this Friday's "Locked n Loaded" event in Ontario, Calif., has pulled out of the fight due to a high fever that set in on Wednesday. Martin will not face a replacement fighter. The main event now matches undefeated bantamweight...
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Could Floyd Mayweather lose to Marcos Maidana in rematch? 3 “What ifs” to consider

Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 - Analyzing the Rematch & How El Chino Could Emerge Victorious: Depending on whom you asked, the first fight between Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana either foreshadowed greater things to come should the hard-charging El Chino get another 12 rounds to work with, or displayed the best-possible performance and outcome that Maidana will ever muster against...
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