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Kevin Mitchell on Linares fight: “I’ve matured. I will create legacy as an unbeaten world champion and shut Linares down.”

Kevin Mitchell on Linares fight: “I’ve matured. I will create legacy as an unbeaten world champion and shut Linares down.”

🕔11:10, 20.May 2015

British lightweight Kevin Mitchell (39-2, 29 KO’s) is within touching distance of his first world title shot in nearly three years as he prepares to take on WBC champion Jorge Linares (38-3, 25KO’s) on a bumper PPV card at the

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Jorge Linares To Defend WBC Lightweight Title Against Kevin Mitchell

Jorge Linares To Defend WBC Lightweight Title Against Kevin Mitchell

🕔16:42, 19.May 2015

Back on top of the boxing world after winning his third division world championship last December, Venezuela’s Jorge “El Niño De Oro” Linares will travel to London, England to defend his WBC Lightweight title for the first time against top

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Figueroa Wins Gritty Decision Over Burns, Other PBC on CBS Results

Figueroa Wins Gritty Decision Over Burns, Other PBC on CBS Results

🕔17:15, 9.May 2015

Omar Figueroa got all he could handle in his junior welterweight debut against Ricky Burns in Figueroa’s home town of Hidalgo, Texas at the State Farm Arena. The main event was featured on the “PBC” series on CBS. Burns started

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Burns In Position to Prove 2014 Distractions are Fully Behind Him in Figueroa Fight

Burns In Position to Prove 2014 Distractions are Fully Behind Him in Figueroa Fight Updated

🕔02:50, 30.Apr 2015

Ricky Burns has had a real tough going over the past year. The Scotland born fighter is 1-2-1 in his last four fights, but his ring troubles were only part of the problem. After a lengthy legal battle with his

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Omar Figueroa Versus Ricky Burns: Fight Preview

Omar Figueroa Versus Ricky Burns: Fight Preview Updated

🕔16:32, 28.Apr 2015

Former WBC lightweight world champion Omar Figueroa (24-0-1 18KO’s) will be making his return to the ring on May 9th against former WBO lightweight world champion Ricky Burns (37-4-1 11KO’s). This bout will be televised live on CBS at 4pm

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Tomoki Kameda-Jamie McDonnell Added To Figueroa-Burns Card

Tomoki Kameda-Jamie McDonnell Added To Figueroa-Burns Card

🕔19:44, 1.Apr 2015

Exciting and undefeated former lightweight world champion Omar “Panterita” Figueroa (24-0-1, 18 KOs) will take on former two-division world champion Ricky Burns (37-4-1, 11 KOs) in the main event when Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) returns to CBS on Saturday, May

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Raymundo Beltran On Pacquiao “It’s unpredictable, you never know then Boom!”

Raymundo Beltran On Pacquiao “It’s unpredictable, you never know then Boom!”

🕔17:15, 27.Mar 2015

Raymundo Beltran(29-7-1, 17KO’s) has been granted a third attempt at securing the WBO World Lightweight title on May 1st when he takes on Takahiro Ao(27-3-2, 12KO’s) in Las Vegas. Some of you may have noticed that is just one day

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Ray Beltran 3 Times a Charm, Gets Title Shot

Ray Beltran 3 Times a Charm, Gets Title Shot

🕔08:23, 19.Mar 2015

It is being reported that veteran lightweight contender Ray Beltran will fight for the soon-to-be vacant WBO lightweight title. There is no official word from any one source, but the assumption is that Beltran will be fighting Japan’s Takahiro Ao

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Terence Crawford-Thomas Dulorme Press Conference March 5,

Terence Crawford-Thomas Dulorme Press Conference March 5,

🕔07:54, 3.Mar 2015

Undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) lightweight champion and the Boxing Writers Association of America’s (BWAA) 2014 Fighter of the Year Terence Crawford and Thomas Dulorme, the No. 2 world-rated junior welterweight contender, will host a Dallas/Fort Worth area press conference

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Hearn “Ricky is so motivated for this fight, live on CBS in the States, Sky Sports in the UK”

Hearn “Ricky is so motivated for this fight, live on CBS in the States, Sky Sports in the UK”

🕔10:02, 18.Feb 2015

Ricky Burns will face Omar Figueroa in San Antonio, Texas on May 9, live on Sky Sports. Burns makes his American debut in the clash of the two former World Champions as the Coatbridge star looks to claim a huge

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Omar Figueroa “I was telling him [Al Haymon]… I fought at 141, and he freaked out”

Omar Figueroa “I was telling him [Al Haymon]… I fought at 141, and he freaked out” Updated

🕔04:00, 17.Feb 2015

Al Haymon appears to have been the catalyst for Omar Figueroa’s decision to enter the competitive light welterweight division. Figueroa mentioned he had a meeting with his advisor a few weeks prior from the initial announcement of his upcoming bout

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Raymundo Beltran signs with Cameron Dunkin

Raymundo Beltran signs with Cameron Dunkin

🕔14:32, 29.Jan 2015

Raymundo Beltran has inked a deal with power boxing manager Cameron Dunkin according to a report by RingTV.com. Dunkin, who manages the likes o375px-Beltranf Brandon Rios, Randy Caballero, and recent Beltran foe Terence Crawford, feels Beltran is an excellent addition

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Burns Wins Court Case Against Warren

Burns Wins Court Case Against Warren

🕔15:30, 13.Nov 2014

Frank Warren has lost his £2m claim against Ricky Burns. The Judge dismissed his claim as “fanciful” and said that it bore “no relation to reality”. Frank Warren was found to have lied in Court about an alleged oral agreement

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Burns & Rose Are Looking to Get Back in the Win Column This Saturday

Burns & Rose Are Looking to Get Back in the Win Column This Saturday

🕔14:10, 2.Oct 2014

Ricky Burns and Brian Rose are back in action on Saturday night and determined to bounce back from defeats in style as they box at the First Direct Arena in Leeds on Saturday night, live on Sky Sports in association

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Beltran Feels Crawford Made Mistakes Against Gamboa That He Can Capitalize On

Beltran Feels Crawford Made Mistakes Against Gamboa That He Can Capitalize On

🕔15:00, 30.Sep 2014

Raymundo Beltran is a fifteen year veteran of the fight game, and up until September 2013 he was chiefly known as Manny Pacquaio’s sparring partner. Then he was given an opportunity to travel to Scotland in an attempt to dethrone

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Burns Begins Comeback Trail Against Gonzales October 4

Burns Begins Comeback Trail Against Gonzales October 4

🕔11:12, 18.Sep 2014

Ricky Burns will face Leonardo Esteban Gonzalez in his first bout at Light Welterweight at the first direct Arena in Leeds on October 4, live on Sky Sports. Burns moves up to 140lbs following a tough run in the Lightweight

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Ricky Burns: The Beginning of the End

Ricky Burns: The Beginning of the End

🕔14:10, 30.Jun 2014

Upon reflection one can contemplate with a cool head now the journey is over, that Ricky Burns was a fighter perhaps graced with a humble sprinkling of good fortune. Heart being the determining factor fueling his victories as opposed to

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BURNS: I WILL SHINE AGAINST ZLATICANIN

BURNS: I WILL SHINE AGAINST ZLATICANIN

🕔12:05, 26.Jun 2014

Ricky Burns says he is under no illusions that he must beat Dejan Zlaticanin in style tomorrow night at the Braehead Arena in Glasgow, live on Sky Sports, in order to get back to a World Lightweight title. Burns faces

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SIMS: BURNS’ DESIRE WILL MAKE HIM A CHAMP AGAIN

SIMS: BURNS’ DESIRE WILL MAKE HIM A CHAMP AGAIN

🕔10:28, 24.Jun 2014

Tony Sims believes Ricky Burns has the desire to get back on top of the world ahead of his clash with Dejan Zlaticanin for the vacant WBC International Lightweight title at the Braehead Arena in Glasgow on Friday, live on

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BURNS: VICTORY CAN LEAD TO FIGUEROA SHOT

BURNS: VICTORY CAN LEAD TO FIGUEROA SHOT

🕔11:25, 23.Jun 2014

Ricky Burns believes he can become a World champion again by the end of the year as he takes on Dejan Zlaticanin for the WBC International Lightweight title at the Braehead Arena in Glasgow on Friday night, live on Sky

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