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Frankie De Alba & Naim Nelson in action October 4 at Valley Forge Casino

On Saturday night, October 4, boxing returns to the Valley Forge Casino Resort with a big night of boxing that will be headlined by Frankie De Alba appearing in the 8-round Jr. Lightweight bout. In the 8-round co-feature, undefeated Jr. Welterweight Naim Nelson will take on Delaware favorite Ryan Belasco. DeAlba of Reading, PA will compete in an 8-round bout. He has won 11 consecutive...
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Manny Pacquiao receives good news for tax case

The Philippine Supreme Court issued a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) to stop the enforcement of the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) ruling which ordered Saranggani Congressman Manny Pacquiao and his wife Jinkee to post a cash bond in the amount of P3,298,514,894.35 (US$74.9 Million) or a surety bond in the amount of P4,947,772,341.53 (US$112.4 Million), as a condition for suspending...
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Thomas Stalker faces fellow unbeaten Chris Jenkins on Oct 25th card

London Olympic 2012 Captain Tom Stalker will face fellow unbeaten fighter Chris Jenkins in a British Light Welterweight Title eliminator on Queensberry Promotions’ ‘Magnificent Seven Fight Again’ bill at the Liverpool Echo Arena on October 25th. Frank Warren won the purse bids this month for the contest and Liverpool favourite Stalker will be looking to put himself in line...
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Unbeaten Robert Brant & Jamal James in action at Grand Casino Hinckley on Friday

Friday Night's card at Grand Casino Hinckley, where another sold out crowd is expected, will feature a handful of the most talented prospects the state of Minnesota has produced in several years. In the night's first featured bout Robert "Bravo" Brant (11-0 6 KOs) of St. Paul, MN will look to keep his undefeated record intact and his momentum growing as he takes...
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Who should Kell Brook fight next? Top 4 choices

Assessing the options for Kell Brook's next fight: Kell Brook shocked the boxing world last Saturday by beating ‘Showtime’ Shawn Porter, taking the American’s alphabet title belt in the process. Brook had to wait a long time for the opportunity, having missed out through injuries in the past, and now must be looking to make the most of his titleholder status. Several names...
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Austin Trout returns to headline FNF season finale this week

Former Junior Middleweight titleholder Austin “No Doubt” Trout (26-2, 14 KOs) will meet Daniel “Awesome” Dawson (40-3-1, 26 KOs) Friday, August 22, in the 10-round main event on the season finale of ESPN Friday Night Fights. Friday’s show from the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, Calif., will air live at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2, and s promoted by Goossen Promotions. Mexico’s...
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Get to know women’s flyweight titlist Sindy Amador

For champion boxer Sindy Amador (12-1, 1 KO), what started as a way to get in shape and learn a few self-defense tricks, turned into a life long passion for the sweet science that has helped her become one of the most feared female light flyweights in the world. "I had no idea that I was going to develop an obsession for boxing," said Amador, who fights Anahi Torres (12...
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Golden Boy looks back on the 1st year of Golden Boy Live series

Exactly one year ago yesterday, Golden Boy Promotions kicked off its Golden Boy Live! series on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes, an undertaking that led to 24 fight cards in a single year featuring hundreds of fighters in front of thousands of fans from numerous venues across the United States and Puerto Rico. "When we created Golden Boy Live!, our goal was to showcase up-and...
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Luis Ortiz vs. Lateef Kayode set for Sept 11 in Vegas, WBA decides it’s worth a meaningless title

Unbeaten heavyweights Luis Ortiz and Lateef Kayode will meet at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino to battle for the vacant WBA Heavyweight World Title (a title that's absolutely worthless by any measure) in the main event of Golden Boy Live. The fight will be held on Thursday, September 11, just two days Before"MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2" takes over Las...
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Joey Dawejko makes quick return, headlines Sept 19 at Harrah’s Philadelphia

On Friday, September 19, Heavyweight Joey Dawejko will headline in an 8-round bout at Harrahs Philadelphia. Dawejko of Philadelphia has a record of 11-4-2 with 4 knockouts and is on a three fight winning streak. The 24 year-old Dawejko was a former world junior amateur champion which was part of a 56-12 record in the non-paid ranks. He turned professional in 2009 with a 6-round unanimous...
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Manny Pacquiao & Chris Algieri press tour: From Macau & Shangai to LA, Vegas, San Fran & NYC

Manny Pacquiao and unbeaten opponent Chris Algieri, will fight on Saturday, November 22, at The Venetian® Macao's Cotai Arena. Pacquiao (56-4-3), the Filipino icon, and Algieri (20-0), the scholar fighter, along with their respective trainers Freddie Roach and Tim Lane, promoters Bob Arum, Joe DeGuardia and Artie Pelullo, and Ed Tracy, President and CEO of Sands China Ltd.,...
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Massive rankings update: Kell Brook’s win over Shawn Porter & much more

You caught us -- we've been slacking on our divisional top 10 rankings updates. It was time for an overhaul. So we've gone ahead and updated nearly half of the top 10s in the sport, all at once. Go ahead and dive in and take a look at all of our updated boxing rankings. Updated heavyweight division rankings Updated cruiserweight division rankings Updated light heavyweight...
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Canadian prospects Hyppolite & Hussain win at Quebec City card

A new wave of Canadian boxing prospects was showcased this past weekend in Quebec City by Eye of the Tiger Management (EOTTM) on its popular Fight Night Series. EOTTM's new wave includes Schiller Hyppolite (13-1, 9 KOs) and undefeated welterweight "Super" Mian Hussain (10-0, 5 KOs), who were both victorious last Saturday night in impressive performances. The 28...
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Mayweather Promotions holds Back to School Giveaway event for hundreds of Vegas families

Mayweather Promotions, The Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation and the rising stars fighting under the Mayweather Promotions banner held a "Back To School Giveaway" on Saturday, giving away hundreds of school supplies for children in the Las Vegas area as the summer comes to a close and families prepare for the school season. The event, held at the Mayweather Boxing Club, was...
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Bradley Skeete & Frank Buglioni in action Sept 20th at York Hall

Penge Welterweight Bradley Skeete and Enfield Super Middleweight Frank Buglioni will headline Queensberry Promotions’ season opener at York Hall on Saturday, September 20th. Skeete, hot on the trail of a British title shot, will defend his WBA Intercontinental Welterweight Championship on the bill after impressing with a 3rd round knockout win in his last outing against Steven...
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Results & photos: Giovani Santillan & Christopher Martin win at Harley Davidson San Diego fight card

San Diego product Giovani Santillan (14-0, 8 KOs) put on an electric performance against Osenohan Vazquez (7-2-1, 2 KOs) in Saturday's 8-round main event from Thompson Boxing Promotions "Path to Glory SD Style" show at the Harley-Davidson Dealership San Diego. Santillan, 22, used an effective mix of technical ability and defense to produce a fifth round TKO win. ...
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Rich Gingras vs. Joey McCreedy New England showdown on Sept 14th at Twin River

On Friday, Sept. 12th, 2014, light heavyweights Rich Gingras and Joey McCreedy will square off in the main event at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, R.I. Fresh off his knockout win over Jamie Velazquez in June for the then-vacant New England title, Lincoln's Gingras (14-4-1, 9 KOs) will meet McCreedy (15-7-2, 6 KOs), the pride of Lowell, Mass., . The fight is scheduled for eight...
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Is Andre Ward vs. Mikkel Kessler II happening & if so, is that a good thing?

Late last week the Danish news site ekstrabladet.dk reported that their hometown boxing hero, Mikkel Kessler, and the super middleweight phenom Andre Ward would be getting it on again. The pair originally met in November 2009 as part of the Super Six tournament, and was the first fight where boxing fans well and truly saw what Andre Ward was capable of. Entering as a moderate underdog...
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Marcos Maidana: Mayweather’s not as good as people think

Marcos "El Chino" Maidana, who's preparing for his rematch with Floyd Mayweather on Saturday, Sept. 13, met with media members in Carson, Calif., last Saturday at StubHub Center and took part in an interview on the Showtime Boxing telecast. Here, you can find all the quotes from Maidana, as well as Leo "Terremoto" Santa Cruz,and Alfredo "El Perro"...
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Antoine Douglas to return Oct 24 in NJ

On Friday night, October 24, undefeated Middleweight Antoine "Action" Douglas will headline a great night of boxing at the Ukrainian Cultural Center in Somerset, New Jersey. The scheduled 8-round bout will be the main event of a card promoted by GH3 Promotions. Douglas of Burke, Virginia has a record of 14-0-1 been one of the most talked about Middleweight prospects in...
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Gabriel Campillo: Back & ready for anyone at 175 lbs

Former light heavyweight titlist Gabriel Campillo (24-6-1, 11 KOs) is looking for his next dance partner. Coming off a career-rejuvenating victory over formerly undefeated Thomas Williams Jr., on August 1, live on ESPN Friday Night Fights at the Little Creek Casino in Shelton, Washington, in which he stopped Williams in five rounds, "The Handsome Man," Campillo next wants...
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Sergey Kovalev auctioning off items to help friend Mago

Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev may be the Russian Wrecking Ball in the ring, but outside the ring he has nothing but compassion for his fallen comrades. Krusher has posted fight-worn/autographed memorabilia from his most recent WBO Light Heavyweight Title defense against Blake Caparello for auction on eBay. The proceeds from the sales will benefit Magomed Abdusalamov, the Russian...
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Amanda Serrano wins in Argentina, grabbing another title

Highly touted female boxer from Puerto Rico by way of Brooklyn, New York, Amanda Serrano ( 21-1-1, 16 KO's ) scored a impressive six round knockout over localist, Maria 'Tily' Maderna ( 13-9-3, 2 KO's ) from Buenos Aires to grab the WBO Lightweight belt. The fight was held at the Argentine Boxing Federation Stadium. This was Maderna's fourth title defense...
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Francisco Santana ready to continue stepping up

After extending his winning streak to 9-fights in a row, Francisco "Chia" Santana (21-3-1, 10 KOs), is looking forward towards fighting for a regional title by the end of the year. Friday night at the Chumash Casino, Santana defeated Luis Alfredo Lugo (13-21-1, 5 KOs) by way of a fifth round TKO. With the win, Santana feels he's ready to fight all top contenders, especially...
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Results, photos & video highlights: Kell Brook defeats Shawn Porter, Dirrell beats Bika

Turns out, it was Showtime ... for "The Special One," Kell Brook. In an upset, Britain's Kell Brook (33-0, 22 KOs), of Sheffield, England, won a battle of undefeated welterweights and the IBF title with a majority 12-round decision over defending champion "Showtime" Shawn Porter (24-1-1, 15 KOs), Saturday on Showtime from StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Check...
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