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Results & photos: Badou Jack upsets Anthony Dirrell; Daniel Jacobs stops Caleb Truax in 12th

Premier Boxing Champions took Chicago by storm Friday night on Spike from the UIC Pavilion. The televised opener showcased Roberto “La Amenaza” Garcia (37-3, 23 KOs) getting an eight-round unanimous decision win over James Stevenson (22-2, 15 KOs). The first main event saw Daniel “The Miracle Man” Jacobs (29-2, 26 KOs) in a 12th round knockout win over the hard-nosed Caleb...
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Videos: Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao episode 2 preview clips

This Saturday night brings the debut of the second episode of Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao on Showtime. Right here, you can watch several different preview videos to take a look at the episode and what you can expect to see. By the time the show debuts on Saturday night, the fight of the generation will be just a week away on May 2nd. Somehow, the months of build-up and anticipation...
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Full CBS & Showtime lineup for Mayweather vs. Pacquiao programming

Showtime and CBS have scheduled a broad range of programming and promotion across all of their media platforms in anticipation of the showdown between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao on Saturday, May 2. Check out the full Mayweather vs. Pacquiao programming lineup. SHOWTIME Sports® is anchoring the charge with 13½ hours of first-run shoulder programming, including its acclaimed...
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Let’s get crazy – 12 random facts about Floyd Mayweather & Manny Pacquiao; plus Coming to America spoof

Think you know Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao? Think again. Take a look at a dozen unique facts about each man right here. FLOYD MAYWEATHER 1. Twizzlers are one of his go-to favorite snacks 2. Ramen noodle soup is one of his favorite meals and he doesn’t like 5 star restaurants 3. Averages over 1000 sit-ups a day during training camp 4. He doesn’t use ketchup or mustard...
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Wladimir Klitschko-Bryant Jennings weigh-in results & photos

This Saturday’s HBO World Championship Boxing doubleheader is headlined by Wladimir Klitschko defending his heavyweight championship against Bryant Jennings. The Klitschko vs. Jennings weigh-in was held today, and right here, you can find all the weights and details to take a final look ahead to tomorrow night. The HBO telecast, which kicks off from Madison Square Garden in New...
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Roberto Ortiz in action tonight in Mexico City

FOX Deportes and CLARO Sports will be in Mexico City, Mexico, tonight as super lightweight contender Roberto “Massa” Ortiz returns in a 10-round bout against Juan Jesus “Burbuja” Rivera at the Foro Polanco Masaryk. In the co-main event, hometown favorite Judith “La Peligrosa” Rodriguez defends her WBC Silver Super Flyweight Title against Guadalupe “Lupita” Martinez...
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Dirrell vs. Jack, Jacobs vs. Truax weigh-in results & photos

Everything is set for tonight’s Premier Boxing Champions show on Spike TV, headlined by Anthony Dirrell vs. Badou Jack, and featuring Daniel Jacobs vs. Caleb Truax. Right here, you can find the official fighter weights, along with the weigh-in photos. Dirrell vs. Jack Weights Anthony Dirrell: 167.4 lbs Badou Jack: 167.6 lbs Jacobs vs. Truax Weights: Daniel Jacobs: 159...
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Joey Gamache confident that Klara Svensson will emerge as champion vs. Farias

Joey Gamache expects Klara Svensson (15-0, 5 KOs) to seize her moment and claim the WBC Female World Light Welterweight title when she challenges Erica Anabella Farias (21-1, 10 KOs) on May 2 at the Frederiksberg-Hallerne in Copenhagen. Gamache has been studying Farias ahead of the Swedish star’s world title challenge, and despite the champion’s pedigree, the renowned American...
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Daily Mayweather vs. Pacquiao dose: Weigh-in details & tickets, Mayweather conference call quotes, Hollywood Pacquiao hangs with Mark Wahlberg

It’s time for your daily Mayweather vs. Pacquiao news and updates dose. We have conference call quotes from Floyd Mayweather, photos of Manny Pacquiao in the gym and hanging with Mark Wahlberg, and the official details on the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao weigh-in, along with tickets which go on sale today. Mayweather Conference Call Leonard Ellerbe Thank you, everyone, for joining us...
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New boxing phone app for keeping & comparing scorecards

The MadHatters Audience Scorecard for Boxing App is ready just in time for the biggest fight in boxing history. The MadHatter Audience Scorecard App allows you to be the judge. The App teaches the novice fight fan how to score fights with very easy instructions. In addition the App is easy to use with its touch interface screen, perfect for watching live events with a crowd or at...
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Q&A interview with Sadam Ali; faces Francisco Santana this weekend on HBO

Undefeated welterweight Sadam “World Kid” Ali (21-0, 13 KOs) is getting ready to face Francisco “Chia” Santana (22-3, 11 KOs) as the co-main event for the World Heavyweight Championship between Wladimir Klitschko and Bryant Jennings at Madison Square Garden on Sat. April 25. Ali took some time to give us his thoughts during fight week about his training, his opponent and...
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Frank Warren stable news: Bradley Skeete back May 9th; Prince Patel & Joe Pigford sign

Bradley Skeete will return against Brunet Zamora at the SSE Arena, Wembley, on Saturday May 9th. The Penge warrior is on the comeback trail and made a return to the ring in February when he destroyed Anzo Gamgebeli inside a round to move to the WBO number seven world ranking. It was the first fight back following his very close and controversial points loss decision to Frankie Gavin...
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More details on May 1st truTV card: Ao vs. Beltran, Zewski vs. Ponomarev, “Spidercam” technology

truTV and Top Rank will partner to exclusively present the MetroPCS Friday Night Knockout on truTV, a live primetime boxing series set to debut Friday, May 1, at 10 p.m. ET. The new boxing series will launch on the eve of the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight inside The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. The network’s presentation will feature the first-ever domestic...
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Jose Roman looking for 6th straight win on Friday

Jose Roman (19-1-1, 13 KOs), a rising lightweight prospect out of Garden Grove, Calif., is two days away from his “Locked n’ Loaded” main event fight against Martin Cardona (18-4, 13 KOs) of Mexico. The 8-round fight is Roman’s first of the year, after winning four in 2014. “I’m excited to get back in the ring and show the boxing world what I can do,” said the 27-year...
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ESPN’s massive Mayweather vs. Pacquiao TV, radio, print & online lineup

ESPN is all in for Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, with a massive slate of fight coverage on all of their various outlets. Right here, find the complete rundown, from TV to radio, online features, specials and more. Take a look. Television SportsCenter ESPN’s Hannah Storm, Lindsay Czarniak, Stan Verrett, Neil Everett, Steve Levy, Jay Harris, Max Bretos, Robert Flores, and Joe Tessitore...
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Kenneth Sims in action this weekend, after being in camp with Manny Pacquiao

Undefeated junior welterweight prospect Kenneth Sims Jr. (5-0, 2 KOs) will return to the ring this Saturday at the Madison Square Garden Theater on the undercard of Klitschko vs. Jennings. Sims Jr. will face veteran Luis Rodriguez (3-2, 2 KOs) in a 6-round bout. Kenneth Sims Jr. was a chief sparring partner for Manny Pacquiao, getting him ready for his super fight with Floyd Mayweather...
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Videos: Pacquiao’s new Foot Locker commercial, Jimmy Kimmel clips, Mayweather-Pacquiao celebrity predictions & more

Another day, another slew of Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao updates. Right here, take a look at Pacquiao’s latest commercial with Foot Locker inn the “It’s Really Happening” campaign. The new commercial has just debuted and it builds on Foot Locker’s “Week of Greatness” commercial from November 2014, which played on enduring attempts to schedule the oft-rumored...
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More Klitschko vs. Jennings fight week updates: Workouts, video interviews

It’s fight week in New York City, as Wladimir Klitschko and Bryant Jennings prepare to square off against one another at Madison Square Garden this Saturday night, televised live on HBO Boxing. Yesterday was the final pre-fight conference with the fighters and the teams, and now, we have more updates on the match as time ticks away until the showdown. Right here, you can...
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Andre Ward returns June 20 in Oakland vs Paul Smith, coming off two defeats to Abraham

Andre Ward will finally return to action on June 20 at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, taking on Paul Smith, live on Sky Sports in the UK and on BET in the United States. Smith has landed a date with the unbeaten star following back to back defeats against Arthur Abraham. While he acquitted himself well in those fights, he lost on both occasions. As for Ward, he’s coming...
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Road to Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, part 9: Pacquiao’s comeback & redemption

Manny Pacquiao was still licking his wounds following a definitive knockout loss at the hands of Juan Manuel Marquez as Floyd Mayweather absorbed the adulation of the boxing world. Mayweather had signed a mega six-fight deal with Showtime and went on to widely out-score both Robert Guerrero and Canelo  Alvarez. As Mayweather defeated Canelo, Pacquiao was training for a comeback...
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Official Mayweather vs. Pacquiao tickets info, prices & availability

Finally. They exist — Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao tickets, limited as they may be to the general public, go on sale on Thursday at 3pm Eastern. The mega-event takes place Saturday, May 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena and tickets will be available tomorrow for both in-arena and closed circuit viewing. Search for your tickets here, and use code MAYPAC on checkout for $200...
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Dirrell vs. Jack, Jacobs vs. Truax final presser photos & quotes

Fight week officially kicked-off Wednesday in Chicago as fighters on the Premier Boxing Champions on Spike fight card participated in the final press conference before entering the ring on Friday, April 24 at UIC Pavilion. The night of fights features Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell (27-0-1, 22 KOs) battling Badou Jack “The Ripper” (18-1, 12 KOs) and Daniel “Miracle Man” Jacobs...
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Manny Pacquiao on Jimmy Kimmel tonight, makes 9th appearance

Manny Pacquiao will make yet another guest shot on Jimmy Kimmel Live tonight, April 22, on ABC, beginning at 11:35 P.M. ET. This will mark the ninth time Pacquiao has appeared on Kimmel’s popular late-night talk show — more than any other active fighter — in their series of entertaining appearances together dating back to November 3, 2009, which was the week before Pacquiao...
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Daily Mayweather-Pacquiao dose: Pacquiao training photos, Roach on Bayless, the MayPac fan experience in Vegas

Another day, another load of updates on the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight. First, we’ll get started with the latest training camp photos for Pacquiao. We also have a video with Freddie Roach sharing his quick thoughts on the appointment of Kenny Bayless as referee for the fight. Next, Details on the MayPac Pop-up Store & Fan Experience in Las Vegas Fans will...
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Canelo Alvarez-James Kirkland pre-fight conference call quotes

Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KOs) and Texas knockout artist James “Mandingo Warrior” Kirkland (32-1, 28 KOs) participated in a conference call on Tuesday to discuss their upcoming bout set for May 9 at Minute Maid Park in Houston. Check out all the quotes from Canelo & Kirkland here. CANELO ALVAREZ “Returning to Texas has motivated me tremendously. To have...
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