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Bob Costas to join Al Michaels & Marv Albert for boxing broadcast dream team on April 11th NBC show

One of America’s iconic big-event broadcast voices, Bob Costas, will serve as a special contributor for NBC’s Saturday, April 11 primetime telecast of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on NBC, it was announced today. Costas, host Al Michaels, and blow-by-blow announcer Marv Albert will work together on a broadcast for the first time ever on the PBC on NBC show Saturday...
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Gennady Golovkin-Willie Monroe shown on BoxNation in UK

Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin will defend his middleweight titles live and exclusive on BoxNation in the UK when he takes on Willie Monroe Jr on May 16th. The Kazakh superstar has struck fear throughout the middleweight division by dismantling all 32 of his opponents – 29 of those by way of brutal stoppage – with the explosive puncher out for more of the same when he takes on his...
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HBO’s hour-long Mayweather vs. Pacquiao preview show debuts April 18

HBO has begun production on a one hour special, Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: At Last, detailing the nearly six-year journey to the most-anticipated fight of the modern era, the May 2 Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao blockbuster welterweight unification title bout. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: At Last debuts Saturday, April 18 at 11:45 pm, immediately after HBO Boxing After Dark, and will...
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Anthony Joshua: To those who doubt me, you better think twice

Anthony Joshua MBE his injury layoff has made him even hungrier for success as he returns to action against Jason Gavern at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle on Saturday night. A stress fracture of the back forced Joshua out of his January bout with Kevin ‘Kingpin’ Johnson, and the Olympic gold medal hero said it was tough not to capitalist on his rapid progress following another...
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Angel Camacho Jr. vs. Chris Chatman this Friday at Twin River

Chris Chatman says he watched the video of Angel Camacho Jr.’s most recent fight in November against Paul Gonsalves to help him prepare for Friday’s showdown against Camacho at Twin River Casino. Camacho Jr. is glad his opponent is paying attention. “That actually plays into my advantage,” said Camacho Jr., unbeaten in 13 professional fights. “Everyone knows that wasn...
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Photos: Adonis Stevenson training session in Quebec City

Light heavyweight world champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson held a public media workout on Monday at Place Fleur de Lys, a large mall in Quebec City, Canada. The hard-hitting Stevenson (25-1, 21 KOs) will defend his light heavyweight title against former super middleweight world champion Sakio “The Scorpion” Bika (32-6-3, 21 KOs) in the featured attraction of the first Premier...
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Photos: Manny Pacquiao hits the track for conditioning work

Manny Pacquiao has been working hard in the gym as of late. But he’s not confined to working hard only while in Freddie Roach’s Wild Card Gym. He’s also been busy with conditioning work well beyond those borders. Here, find a series of photos as Pacquiao goes through intense early morning drills with strength and conditioning coach Justin Fortune in Los Angeles. You can...
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Top Rank gets Friday night series on truTV; premieres with Takihiro Ao vs. Raymundo Beltran

truTV and Top Rank will partner to exclusively televise a live Friday night primetime boxing series beginning Friday, May 1, at 10 p.m. ET. The new boxing series, in association with Turner Sports and HBO Sports, will launch on the eve of the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao pay-per-view fight from The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Maximizing visibility, the inaugural...
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Videos: Klitschko vs. Jennings preview & Klitschko highlight reel

Right here we have two videos from HBO Boxing on one of the big fights coming your way next month, Wladimir Klitschko vs. Bryant Jennings. The undisputed champ returns stateside and to Madison Square Garden in New York City, as he meets the challenge of the unbeaten American. First, above, we have the Klitschko greatest hits video. You have a load of his highlights, biggest shots...
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Undefeated Tony Harrison is new headliner for Friday Night Fights April 17

The April 17th DiBella Entertainment Friday Night Fights card at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT, was originally slated to be headlined by Sergey Derevyanchenko (4-0, 3KO’s) taking on Elvin Ayala (27-6-1, 12KO’s). With Ayala facing a legal situation, promoter Lou DiBella has elected to move Derevyanchenko over to his April 10th ShoBox card, sliding in red-hot undefeated junior...
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Joe Smith headlines Rockin Fights on April 18th

Star Boxing President and CEO Joe DeGuardia proudly announces the 18th installment of the wildly popular “Rockin Fights” series, Saturday, April 18th from The Paramount in Huntington, NY. Headlining this exciting card will be Joe “The Irish Bomber” Smith Jr. (17-1 14KO’s, Mastic, NY) battling Cory “Black Ice” Cummings (18-8-1 13KO’s, Baltimore, MD) in a Light Heavyweight...
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Yunieski Gonzalez improves to 16-0, ready to step up

Star Boxing’s Light Heavyweight Yunieski Gonzalez, 16-0 12KO’s remained undefeated as he demolished veteran Brad Austin with a 3rd round stoppage at The Belle of Baton Rouge Casino, Baton Rouge, LA on Saturday night. It was the first fight for Gonzalez under the Star Boxing banner and he didn’t disappoint the local fans by displaying the speed and power which makes him one...
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Adonis Stevenson, Sakio Bika & Artur Beterbiev conference call quotes

Adonis Stevenson, opponent Sakio Bika, and unbeaten Artur Beterbiev, who faces Gabriel Campillo, held a conference call to discuss their upcoming fights. Find the full transcription here. Adonis Stevenson Thanks to all the media. I want to thank Al Haymon, my manager, great job. This is a good person for me and fight on CBS since like ‘80 like Sugar Ray Leonard, Muhammad Ali. You...
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Results from Queens: Antonio Nieves improves to 11-0, Cindy Serrano held to draw

On Saturday night, New Legend Boxing hosted the 16th installment of International Fight Night series, held at the Resorts World Casino New York City. The event was headlined by Cleveland, Ohio’s super bantamweight prospect Antonio “Carita” Nieves making his New York debut. Over the course of boxing history, Cleveland has been known as a hotbed for producing many talented fighters...
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Photos: Manny Pacquiao’s training session at the Wild Card

Manny Pacquiao continues to be hard at work in the Wild Card Gym with trainer Freddie Roach. Team Pacquiao invited the media for another training session to take a look at how Pacquiao and how he’s been doing as of late. While we’ve been calling him Hollywood Manny Pacquiao, for his many meet-ups with notable celebrities these days, during this afternoon at the gym, it was all...
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Road to Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, Part 5: 2010, the greatest fight that never happened

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao were at an impasse. Accusations flew back and forth between their two teams. Their fans abused one another in online forums. It was a war alright, but one of words. The two fighters’ fists remained firmly unclenched. [Pictured: A little more of this type of agreement between Floyd Mayweather and Bob Arum could have given us this fight 5 years...
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Results & photos: Gary Russell TKOs Jhonny Gonzalez; Jermell Charlo edges Vanes Martirosyan

Gary Russell Jr. (26-1, 15 KOs) delivered on his promise in impressive fashion Saturday night, knocking out defending champion Jhonny Gonzalez (57-9, 48 KOs), of Mexico City, in the fourth round in the main event of a Showtime doubleheader promoted by DiBella Entertainment at The Pearl Theater at Palms Casino Resort. In the co-feature on Showtime, undefeated Jermell ...
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Kell Brook dominates in return; wants Amir Khan July 13 in Wembley

Kell Brook sent out a warning to his Welterweight rivals by dishing out a devastating four-round beating to mandatory challenger Jo Jo Dan in the first defense of his IBF title at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield on Saturday night. ProBoxing-Fans.com rates Amir Khan #2 & Kell Brook #3 in the welterweight division Brook came to the ring to a rapturous reception and rose...
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Julian Ramirez workout photos & quotes

LA FIGHT CLUB headliner Julian “El Camaron” Ramirez (13-0, 8 KOs) hosted a special Los Angeles media workout on Thursday, March 26 in anticipation of his April 2 bout against Casas Grandes, Mexico’s Raul “Bule” Hidalgo (23-12, 17 KOs). The second installment of LA FIGHT CLUB is featured as part of Golden Boy Live! series on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes and will include...
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Weigh-in results from Queens: Antonio Nieves headlines

Tonight, New Legend Boxing will return to the famed Resorts World Casino New York City with another action-packed night of professional boxing with International Fight Night. RESORTS WORLD CASINO NEW YORK CITY JAMAICA, NY RED CORNER BLUE CORNER 8 ROUNDS – JUNIOR FEATHERWEIGHTS Antonio Nieves vs. Saul Tejada Cleveland, OH Leon, Spain 10-0, 5 KO’s 5-3-2, 1 KO 120.2 lbs. 121.4 lbs...
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Results from York Hall: McKenzie defeats Askin

Frank Warren presented a night of boxing from the home of London boxing, The York Hall, Bethnal Green, London, headlined by Ovill McKenzie’s British and Commonwealth Cruiserweight title defense against Matty Askin. Fight # 1 4 X 3 Minute Rounds Heavyweight Contest NICK WEBB WTKO1 (Time: 0.56) HRVOJE KISICEK Pro-debutant Nick Webb got off to an explosive start in his career with...
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Jhonny Gonzalez-Gary Russell weigh-in results & photos

Tonight on Showtime, Jhonny Gonzalez takes on Gary Russell Jr., and Jermell Charlo takes on Vanes Martirosyan. Check out the full weights for the card along with some photos of the fighters. WBC FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP 12 ROUNDS Jhonny GONZALEZ – Mexico City, MEX 57-8, 48 KOs — 125 lbs vs. Gary RUSSELL – Washington, D.C. 25-1, 14 KOs — 125.8 lbs CO-MAIN MIDDLEWEIGHT...
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Golden Boy files suit against Jhonny Gonzalez on eve of his fight against Gary Russell

A bombshell complaint filed today by Golden Boy against Johnny Gonzalez contends that Gonzalez and his Mexican promoter Promociones del Pueblo conspired with Al Haymon to violate Golden Boy’s exclusive rights to promote Gonzalez, Despite Golden Boy’s repeated attempts, Gonzalez, Promociones del Pueblo and Haymon repeatedly refused to put on tomorrow night’s fight between Gonzalez...
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Showtime to air 4-part Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao series

Showtime offers viewers exclusive access to Floyd “Money” Mayweather and the most anticipated event of the year with “Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao,” an intimate four-part documentary series chronicling the life of the perennial pound-for-pound champion as he navigates his collision course with Manny Pacquiao. Episode 1 premieres on Saturday, April 18 immediately following...
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Kell Brook vs. Jo Jo Dan weigh-in results & photos

Kell Brook says he’s ready to prove he’s an elite level fighter when he defends his IBF Welterweight title against mandatory challenger Jo Jo Dan tomorrow night at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield. Check out the full Brook vs. Dan weigh-in results here. We also have the full video from yesterday’s press conference: Brook is back in action following a rollercoaster ride...
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