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Top 5 Manny Pacquiao opponents not named Floyd Mayweather

No Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, No Problem: Manny Pacquiao's 12-round dismantling of the over-matched but game Chris Algieri once again has the sports world clamoring for the long awaited showdown between the Filipino whirlwind and boxing's long reigning pound for pound king, Floyd 'Money' Mayweather. With both camps continuing to deliver nothing but lip service though, lets take a...
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Antonio Tarver vs. Johnathon Banks rescheduled for Dec 11th at Pechanga, televised on ESPN2

A fractured thumb that forced the cancellation of his scheduled September 29th fight with veteran Johnathan Banks (29-2-1, 19 KOs) may prove to have had a silver lining for Antonio "Magic Man" Tarver (30-6, 21 KOs). Tarver, who turned 46 this past Friday, squares-off Dec. 11 against Banks in a 10-round heavyweight fight, on a Goossen Promotions card, airing live on ESPN2 from Pechanga...
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Cecil McCalla improves to 20-0, hoping for big fights in 2015

Greg Cohen is sending out congratulations to his welterweight fighter, Cecil McCalla, of Baltimore, Maryland, for his TKO 1 over Mexico's Francisco Javier Reza last Friday night at the Chase Center in Wilmington, Delaware. McCalla (20-0, 7 KOs) came out firing hard punches, especially left hooks, from the opening bell and scored two knockdowns over the tough Mexican. After the second...
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Billy Joe Saunders: I’m feeling the best I ever have, there will be fireworks

Billy Joe Saunders says he’s in the best form of his career as he counts down to his showdown with rival Chris Eubank Jr. this Saturday. The Hatfield fighter finished his final media training session with trainer Jimmy Tibbs at their West Ham Boys Club ABC base today and is ready for his British blockbuster fight night. “I’m feeling great, the best I’ve ever been in my career...
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Cecilia Braekhus: I’ll show that I’m in a different league than Retzke

Cecilia Brækhus met with the Norwegian media at a press conference today in Oslo ahead of her Female World Welterweight title defense on Saturday night at the Falconer Hall at the Radisson Blu in Copenhagen. Notable in her absence was the pound for pound queen’s opponent, Jennifer Retzke, who refused to attend the scheduled press conference due to a perceived snub by ‘The...
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Golden Boy feeling festive: Holiday giveaways & Black Friday ticket deals

Golden Boy Promotions Founder and President Oscar De La Hoya has officially kicked off his namesake Foundation's 2014 season of giving with two events focused on giving back to the community. On Friday, Nov. 21, the Oscar De La Hoya Foundation in association with the California Municipal Finance Authority donated new, state-of-the-art boxing equipment to the youth that train...
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Jean Pascal now to face Roberto Bolonti, not Don George

It's been an interesting sequence of events. First, Lucian Bute pulled out of his Decemebr 6th return bout against Roberto Bolonti due to injury. Then, news came that Jean Pascal's fight could change, leaving the future of the massive card planned at the Bell Centre hanging in the wind. Now, it's been clarified that Pascal will simply get a new opponent -- Bolonti, instead of facing...
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Terence Crawford-Ray Beltran workout photos & video preview

WBO lightweight titlist Terence Crawford "the Pride of Omaha" worked out during media day in Omaha, Nebraska on Monday for his upcoming title defense against No. 1 contender and mandatory challenger Ray Beltran of Mexico. Beltran also participated in the workout session, separately, and right here you can find all of the photos from each man's media day. Take a look...
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Carl Froch nominated for 2014 BBC Sports Personality of the Year

The Cobra joins Bale, McIlroy and Hamilton for BBC’s 2014 Sports Personality of the Year: Carl Froch has been shortlisted for BBC’s 2014 Sports Personality of the Year award. The Cobra made the list after his stunning KO win over George Groves at Wembley Stadium on May 31 – a night where boxing was center stage and the Nottingham star’s huge right hand in the eighth round...
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Saunders-Eubank Jr presser: Saunders “If Eubank beats me I’ll retire”

Bitter rival Billy Joe Saunders and Chris Eubank Jr. came head-to-head for the first time today ahead of their Battle of Britain this Saturday at the ExCeL London. The pair collide with Saunders’ titles on the line, which also doubles up as a WBO eliminator. Saunders has been snubbed three times before at press conference by the Brighton starlet, but Eubank Jr. made a solo appearance...
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Artemio Reyes & Jose Roman score stoppage wins at Thompson Boxing’s year-ending show

Thompson Boxing Promotions wrapped up its promotional year with a stellar night of boxing highlighted by knockouts in the main and co-main events. Welterweight Artemio Reyes (23-2, 19 KOs) of Colton, Calif. has won nine straight - eight by KO - after knocking out the durable Christopher Degollado (10-4, 8 KOs) of Monterrey, Mex. in the seventh round. "I knew my punches were...
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Derrick Webster back tomorrow night in Philly

On Tuesday, Nov. 25th, undefeated super middleweight contender Derrick "Take It to the Bank" Webster will headline the third installment of Parx Casino Tuesday Night Fights at 2300 Arena in South Philadelphia. Webster, a 6-foot- 4 Glassboro, N.J., resident who owns an impressive 17-0 record with eight knockouts, will take on Obodai Sai (23-1, 17 KOs) of Ghana. Webster,...
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Brian Rose back in Manchester January 23 against Carson Jones

Brian Rose will face Carson Jones at the MEN Arena in Manchester on Friday January 23. Rose challenged for a junior middleweight title earlier in the year and continues his charge to a second shot with a tough test against Jones, who is familiar on these shores after he gave Kell Brook the fight of his life in July 2012 and returning for a rematch last summer. “I'm excited to be...
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Women’s World Championships Final results: Team USA Esparza & Shields win; Katie Taylor continues domination

The ten gold medal bouts of the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships in Jeju were held in the front of the local boxing fans, as Ireland’s legendary Katie Taylor secured her fifth title in a row, US London 2012 Olympic Champion Claressa Shields won her first AIBA Women’s Championships gold, while Atheyna Bylon of Panama became one of the greatest sportswomen in the history...
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Women’s world championships semifinal results: Claressa Shields, Katie Taylor & Marlen Esparza all win

Olympic Champions reach the World Finals in Jeju, while Bylon’s fairytale continues The exciting semifinals took place in the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships, and Jeju, Korea was treated to a masterclass in boxing from each participant. Both London 2012 Olympic Champions competing in the Championships made it through to their respective finals, as Ireland’s Katie Taylor...
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Results from Tulsa, Oklahoma: Felix Diaz defeats Adrian Granados in main event

Iron Mike Productions staged an exciting evening of boxing at The Hard Rock Casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Friday night. The main event saw Olympic gold medalist Felix Diaz put his undefeated record on the line against the tough Adrian Granados of Chicago in junior welterweight action. The fight began with Diaz looking to pot shot Granados with single shots while his opponent pressed...
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More on Pacquiao vs. Algieri results: Fight night photos, video interviews

Manny Pacquiao won a 12-round unanimous decision over  Chris "Real Rocky" Algieri on Saturday night at the Cotai Arena in The Venetian Macao Resort in Macau, China. Pacquiao put on a dominant display, and although he didn't score a stoppage, it was a one-sided fight from the start. Right here, you can find a collection of Pacquiao vs. Algieri photos from fight night...
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HBO Boxing to replay Pacquiao vs. Algieri next Saturday

HBO Boxing will present the replay of last night's Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri fight on this upcoming Saturday, November 29 at 10:00 p.m. (ET/PT) on HBO. The HBO Sports broadcast team, which was ringside at the Venetian® Macao’s Cotai Arena in Macau, China, calls all the action. The telecast will be available in HDTV. It was a dominant and one-sided win for Pacquiao,...
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Tony Bellew defeats Nathan Cleverly; James DeGale, George Groves & Anthony Joshua all score stoppages

Tony Bellew gained sweet revenge over Nathan Cleverly with a split decision win at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. The bitter rivals looked neck and neck over the first eight rounds, but Bellew crucially found the extra gears and pinned Cleverly against the ropes in the final rounds, and although the Welshman was able to withstand the onslaught bravely, Bellew took over the fight and...
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Live Pacquiao vs. Algieri results here tonight

Follow our Live Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri Results & Round by Round Blog: Tonight in Macau, fight fans will finally get to see the unbeaten underdog, Chris Algieri, take on Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao in a welterweight showdown televised live on HBO pay-per-view. Here on ProBoxing-Fans.com, we're showcasing live updates of the Pacquiao vs. Algieri results all evening...
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Callum Smith dominates Nikola Sjekloca; Carl Froch says it was the perfect step

Callum Smith dominated Nikola Sjekloca over 12 rounds to successfully move ahead in the rankings via a world title eliminator at the Echo Arena in Liverpool. Smith hurt Sjekloca to the body in the fifth and threatened to add to his 11 stoppage wins, but the experienced Montenegrin kept the Liverpool talent at bay, with the judges scoring the fight 118-111, 118-110 and 120-108. Callum...
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Global APB league results: Clemente Russo drops surprising decision at home

Light Heavyweights are spectacular in Sofia as Granite Genov unites an entire nation with a sparkling performance Universiada Hall in Sofia was the venue for the memorable and emotional night of Light Heavyweights (81kg) competing in Round 2 of AIBA Pro Boxing’s (APB) Pre-Ranking phase. The bulgarian boxing icon Spas Genov comfortably won his first APB clash against fellow debutant...
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Cleverly vs. Bellew II weigh-in results & photos

Check out the official weigh-in results for tonight's card in Liverpool, headlined by the heated rematch and rivalry, Nathan Cleverly vs. Tony Bellew II. Also on the card is James DeGale vs. Marco Antonio Periban, along with George Groves, Scott Quigg, Callum Smith, Jamie McDonnell, Bradley Saunders and Anthony Joshua, a truly loaded event. Take a look at the Cleverly vs. Bellew...
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Watch Pacquiao vs. Algieri live streaming online

After months of seemingly endless hype, tonight's the night for the Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri fight. While the fight involves one of the biggest names in the sport, there's not a lot of mainstream interest in the event -- at least not to purchase it on pay-per-view. That's why many fight fans will be looking for a place to hang out and watch Pacquiao vs. Algieri live streaming...
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Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri weigh-in results, photos & videos

The official weigh-ins for the Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri HBO pay-per-view were held on Friday in Macau. Right here, you can find the complete weigh-in results, with photos and videos of the action as well. Take a look. Pacquiao vs. Algieri Weights Manny Pacquaio  143.8 Chris Algieri   144.4 *Algieri had two hours to lose the remaining weight. After 40 minutes, he lost...
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