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Isaac Chilemba & Vasily Lepikhin discuss March 14th clash

Isaac Chilemba and Vasily Lepikhin are squaring off on March 14th on the Sergey Kovalev vs. Jean Pascal undercard in Montreal, Canada, televised on HBO Boxing. Take a look at what each man has to say on the fight here. Isaac Chilemba [On his shorter training camp] First of all, I thank God for this opportunity. I am fighting on HBO and it is a dream come true. When I am back home...
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Q&A interviews with Keith Thurman, Robert Guerrero, Adrien Broner

The fighters taking part in the Premier Boxing Champions NBC fight card on Saturday, March 7 shared their progress today on how training camp is going and the importance of the return of boxing to primetime network television. KEITH “ONE TIME” THURMAN Q: How do you feel about fighting on the big stage at the MGM Grand Garden Arena for the fourth time? A: I love MGM Grand. The...
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Vyacheslav Glazkov’s grandmother was killed in Ukraine bombing, still focused on Steve Cunningham

On March 14 Vyacheslav “Czar” Glazkov will face Steve “USS” Cunningham as the co-feature on the Kovalev-Pascal HBO World Championship Boxing telecast. Although Cunningham is a formidable opponent, the 30-year old from Lugansk, Ukraine faced much bigger adversity outside of the ring over the last year. Early in 2014, Czar won the biggest fight of his career when he defeated...
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Photos & videos: Zou Shiming & Glen Tapia workout with Freddie Roach

Two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalist and No. 1 world-rated flyweight contender Zou Shiming worked out during training in Macau, China for his challenge of undefeated IBF flyweight world champion Amnat Ruenroeng (14-0, 5 KOs), from Chonburi, Thailand. Right here, we have photos from the workout of Zou Shiming and junior middleweight contender Glen Tapia (22-1, 14 KOs)...
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Undefeated Mario Barrios will fight on Thurman vs. Guerrero undercard in Vegas

San Antonio’s 6’1 undefeated featherweight sensation, Mario Barrios (7-0, 3 KOs), will make his Las Vegas debut on the undercard of Guerrero vs. Thurman this Saturday March 7, 2105, at the MGM Grand Hotel. Barrios will face Justin Lopez (5-2, 3 KOs) in what will be his first 6-round bout. Already known for his fast hands, Barrios is getting better with each fight. Against Lopez...
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Terence Crawford vs. Thomas Dulorme set for April 18; Dallas presser this Thursday

Terence Crawford vs. Thomas Dulorme is official for April 18th at College Park Center in Arlington, Texas, televised live on HBO. Crawford, Dulorme and their teams will be officially announcing the fight this Thursday, March 5, on the arena floor of the College Park Center, located on the campus of the University of Texas Arlington at 1:30 p.m. CT. Joining the fighters will be Todd...
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Erislandy Lara fires right back at Demetrius Andrade: I already whooped him

Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara, wasted no time in responding to Demetrius Andrade’s claims that he’s not interested in a unification fight with him. “I’ll fight him anytime! My resume speaks for itself. I’m willing to fight Cotto or GGG next…you think I’m worried about this little spoiled brat? “Look at my resume of great fighters I’ve fought, Williams...
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I don’t care about Mayweather vs. Pacquiao & neither should you

Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao is a Bust: Although I doubt I am the only pundit in boxing who truly feels this way, I may very well be the only one willing to put it as plainly as this: I have next to no interest in the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao superfight. Frankly, I don’t think fight fans should be even half as excited as they seem about this fight, and I’ll tell you why...
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Wladimir Klitschko vs. Bryant Jennings preview & prediction

If Wladimir Klitschko really is attempting to secure his legacy before retiring, he is taking a critical second step in taking on American contender Bryant Jennings. He’s following up his commanding win over Bulgaria’s solid Kubrat Pulev by taking on another real challenger, and in Madison Square Garden no less. The pair meet on April 25. Bryant Jennings (19-0, 10 KOs) Credit...
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Video: Watch the Road to Kovalev vs. Pascal full episode

On Saturday, March 14 in Montreal, Sergey Kovalev takes on Jean Pascal it what should be an electric environment, and a very important fight in the light heavyweight division. Before you watch the fight, you can prepare for the action with HBO’s Road to Kovalev vs. Pascal. Right here you can watch the entire episode of the Kovalev vs. Pascal preview show. As opposed to the 24/7...
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Videos: Watch Israel Vazquez vs. Rafael Marquez I & II fight highlights

One of the best trilogies in recent boxing history, if not the best of recent history, was Israel Vazquez vs. Rafael Marquez. While the two eventually clashed a fourth time, it was in the first three where history was rewritten. Right here, courtesy of Showtime, you can re-watch some Vazquez vs. Marquez fight highlights. Showtime will be replaying Vazquez vs. Marquez I on March 3rd...
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Bounce TV the latest to join the Premier Boxing Champions craze with prospect series

Bounce TV has signed a multi-year deal to televise live boxing events of the new Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) series, joining an impressive line-up of television networks with long-term agreements to air the PBC series. PBC The Next Round will be a monthly series, with two hours of live boxing featuring the most exciting prospects in the sport and boxing’s future stars. The series...
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Thurman vs. Guerrero starts new era of boxing back on primetime network TV starting this Saturday

In the days of Muhammad Ali, George Foreman and Sugar Ray Leonard, sports fans could tune in during primetime on network television and catch the greatest sports stars of the day in the biggest events in the world, without it costing them a cent. With NBC bringing fights back to primetime network television, the glory days of boxing are making a comeback. NBC’s last primetime bout...
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Irish middleweight Spike O’Sullivan added to March 14th NYC card

Fresh off his victory this past Thursday in Boston, Mass., Ireland’s once-beaten middleweight Spike O’Sullivan (19-1, 12KO’s) has been added to the “McMayhem in Midtown” card, held on Saturday, March 14, at the Theater at Madison Square Garden. The event, promoted by DiBella Entertainment, Murphy’s Boxing, Ring of Fire Promotions and FDNY Bravest Boxing will feature both...
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Up close with Vasily Lepikhin ahead of clash vs. Isaac Chilemba

As Vasily “The Professor” Lepikhin (17-0, 9 KOs) prepares to face Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (23-2-2, 10 KOs) on March 14 in the opening bout of the Kovalev-Pascal HBO Boxing telecast he cannot help to reflect on his career thus far. The common misconception is that Lepikhin earned the nickname, “The Professor” while attending university in his hometown of Gelendzhik...
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Cletus Seldin impressive in televised showcase & stoppage of Johnny Garcia

ESPN’s “Friday Night Fights” this past weekend saw undefeated Jr. Welterweight prospect Cletus “The Hebrew Hammer” Seldin score an impressive stoppage at 2:29 of the 5th round over a game and tough Johnny Garcia. Seldin, 16-0 13KO’s, Shirley, NY and Garcia, 19-3-1 11KO’s, Holland, MI, went at each other right from the opening bell. Both fighters scored with good...
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More on Johnny Gonzalez-Gary Russell, Charlo-Martirosyan

A world-class doubleheader featuring featherweight titlist Jhonny Gonzalez (57-8, 48 KOs) defending his 126-pound strap against Gary Russell Jr. (25-1, 14 KOs) in the main event on Showtime Championship Boxing, will take place at The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, on Saturday, March 28. In the co-feature, undefeated rising star Jermell “Iron Man” Charlo (25-0, 11...
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Team Andrade calls for Erislandy Lara, bashes Jermell Charlo

After WBO number-one ranked Jr. Middleweight, Jermell Charlo decided to not fight fight titlist Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade, Andrade’s father and trainer Paul has turned his attention to a fight with WBA belt holder Erislandy Lara. “We signed a contract to fight Charlo a month ago. He opted to fight a guy that we beat already in Vanes Martiroysan. I don’t even think Charlo...
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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao LA press conference on March 11

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will make their first head to head appearance prior to their May 2nd mega-fight on Wednesday, March 11, in Los Angeles, California. Maywether, Pacquiao and their teams will speak to the media in downtown LA at 11am Pacific on that date. This event is unfortunately not open to the public, and there hasn’t been any other news as of yet in terms...
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Tommy Coyle confident of beating Luke Campbell this summer

Tommy Coyle says he will beat Luke Campbell in a huge summer showdown – providing he can see off Martin Gethin on Saturday night at the Hull Ice Arena. Coyle meets former British champion Gethin at the top of the bill, while Campbell returns to the line-up having pulled out to over the health of his father, and the pair will be under the spotlight as they aim to clash outdoors...
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Carl Frampton impressive, Tyson Fury takes care of business & Eubank Jr defeats Chudinov

UK Boxing Roundup from the Weekend: Saturday night saw crucial fights for some of the UK’s best boxers. Northern Irish super bantamweight titlist Carl Frampton defended his belt against Chris Avalos while Chris Eubank Jr returned from defeat to Billy Joe Saunders against tough Russian, Dmitry Chudinov. Tyson Fury rounded off the night by fighting Christian Hammer with his status...
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Christina Cruz brings home bronze for USA Boxing; Virginia Fuchs gets bronze

Boxing veteran and New York Golden Gloves record holder Christina Cruz claimed a silver medal in the bantamweight division at the Strandja Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria on Saturday. Cruz faced off with reigning world champion and host nation boxer Stanimira Petrova of Bulgaria in the bantamweight final round on Saturday. She fell by a 3-0 margin to the hometown hero but returns to...
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Carl Frampton blows past Chris Avalos, calls for Scott Quigg

Carl Frampton made the first defense of his IBF Super Bantamweight title with a 5th round stoppage over mandatory challenger Chris Avalos in front of a sold out crowd at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland. It was the type of raucous win and performance that Frampton needed to not only further solidify himself in the position, but to cross the next level potentially into...
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Adonis Stevenson vs. Sakio Bika opening quotes & details

Adonis “Superman” Stevenson (25-1, 21 KOs) returns to the ring Saturday, April 4 at Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec City to defend his title against Sakio “The Scorpion” Bika (32-6-3, 21 KOs). The April 4 event marks the debut of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on CBS, at 3pm Eastern. “I am excited to be the headliner for first PBC event on CBS,” Stevenson said. “I know Bika...
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Full card for Kovalev-Pascal March 14 in Montreal

A very memorable evening awaits all Quebec boxing fans live from the Montreal Bell Centre on Saturday, March 14th 2015 culminating with the much anticipated showdown between Sergey Kovalev and Quebec’s own Jean Pascal. This card will feature eight bouts. David Theroux vs. Lukasz Janik – 4-6 rounds In the evening’s swing bout, InterBox’s youngest boxer David Théroux (5-0...
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