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Wilder likely to get tomato can for September bout

Wilder likely to get tomato can for September bout

🕔21:15, 30.Jul 2015

  WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder is confirmed to return to the ring on September 26th on Premier Boxing Champions on NBCSN against a to be determined opponent and a to be determined venue in the United States. Two weeks

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Khan will continue to make excuses to avoid Brook

Khan will continue to make excuses to avoid Brook

🕔13:41, 29.Jul 2015

As we reported on Tuesday, it appears former light-welterweight champion Amir Khan and IBF World welterweight champion Kell Brook are on the path to a summer showdown in 2016. However, the 28-year-old Khan doesn’t feel like his domestic rival has

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Khan: Mayweather is scared. He knows I’ll win.

Khan: Mayweather is scared. He knows I’ll win.

🕔19:27, 28.Jul 2015

Former light-welterweight champion Amir Khan (31-3, 19 KO’s) has responded to the report from LA Times writer Lance Pugmire, who was told by his sources that Floyd Mayweather has officially removed him from consideration because of his mouth. “Told by

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Garcia has to win in spectacular fashion on Saturday

Garcia has to win in spectacular fashion on Saturday

🕔11:25, 27.Jul 2015

Danny Garcia has to win in spectacular fashion come Saturday. There is absolutely no ifs, ands or buts about it. ‘Swift’ must show and prove again and he cannot let his opponent, Paulie Malignaggi, show him up come fight night.

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To Catch-Weight or Not To Catch-Weight?

To Catch-Weight or Not To Catch-Weight?

🕔13:01, 24.Jul 2015

To catch-weight or not, that is the question. Using a Shakespearian tone, it seems that much of the debate in boxing lately has been about the use of catch-weights. Catch-weights have been used throughout the history of the sport. It

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Kia Sorento: Adrien Broner Shawn Porter Weekend Review

Kia Sorento: Adrien Broner Shawn Porter Weekend Review

🕔06:25, 21.Jul 2015

I have been to Vegas for big fights, but the Shawn Porter-Adrien Broner fight week was one of the best experiences I’ve ever had covering a fight. The weekend was a complete success, and we were able to get unbelievable

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Khan: Brook needs to fight top-level fighters

Khan: Brook needs to fight top-level fighters

🕔22:39, 19.Jul 2015

WBC Silver welterweight champion Amir Khan (31-3, 19 KO’s) is stirring the pot once again. Four days after telling World Boxing News that he was open to Kell Brook and Manny Pacquiao fights in the future, the former light-welterweight titlist

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Mayweather-Berto on CBS is good for boxing

Mayweather-Berto on CBS is good for boxing

🕔21:39, 15.Jul 2015

Wednesday night, the boxing internet partially broke the news that Floyd Mayweather will likely fight Andre Berto on CBS, free TV, on September 12th from Las Vegas. The story was broken by a source of The Sweet Science Reporter Michael

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Porter: We don’t want Spence; we want Mayweather!

Porter: We don’t want Spence; we want Mayweather!

🕔15:57, 14.Jul 2015

Former IBF World welterweight champion Shawn Porter (26-1-1, 16 KO’s) is pulling a Keith Thurman – that meaning he won’t fight Errol Spence unless Floyd Mayweather Jr. lays down some green dollar bills for that to happen, this according to

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Thurman will fight Spence on one condition only

Thurman will fight Spence on one condition only

🕔21:19, 13.Jul 2015

WBA World welterweight champion Keith Thurman (26-0, 22 KO’s) has no interest in fighting Errol Spence Jr. (17-0, 14 KO’s). However, he has a legitimate reason he’s been ducking the 25-year-old rising star. Let’s be honest ladies and gentleman, Mr.

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The only superfight left for Mayweather is Golovkin

The only superfight left for Mayweather is Golovkin

🕔14:06, 13.Jul 2015

So after May 2 and seeing the recent string of possible opposition for Mayweather to fight on the PBC Series, is there a big fight left for him? Amir Khan, Keith Thurman, Danny Garcia, and Shawn Porter had their auditions,

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Bar Set Too High For Keith Thurman?

Bar Set Too High For Keith Thurman?

🕔13:49, 13.Jul 2015

Was the bar set too high for Keith “One Time” Thurman this weekend? Even before his fight with Luis Collazo, he was deemed boxing’s next big star per the PBC on ESPN commercials. Thurman drew a solid 4,136 fans in

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Thurman ready: It’s going to be an exciting event

Thurman ready: It’s going to be an exciting event

🕔19:51, 11.Jul 2015

With the welterweight division seemingly up for grabs, Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman is trying to make his way to the top and will be headlining another Premier Boxing Champions card against notable veteran Luis Collazo Saturday night in Tampa Florida.

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Broner has talent, but is insecure of his abilities, Atlas says

Broner has talent, but is insecure of his abilities, Atlas says

🕔15:26, 11.Jul 2015

Fight commentator and trainer Teddy Atlas spoke with Tha Boxing Voice recently regarding one of the more enigmatic and flamboyant operators in the sport today. Adrien ‘The Problem’ Broner (30-2, 22 KO’s) is an extremely talented boxer whose crassness makes

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Can Malignaggi resurrect career with victory?

Can Malignaggi resurrect career with victory?

🕔20:50, 9.Jul 2015

Former two division world champion Paulie Malignaggi will make his return to the ring after a significant layoff August 1st on PBC on ESPN. After over a year has passed since the last time we saw Malignaggi in the ring,

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Mayweather implies lawsuit is about jealously

Mayweather implies lawsuit is about jealously

🕔21:41, 7.Jul 2015

In a recent interview with Dontae’s Boxing Nation, a staple of the Mayweather Gym, Jeff Mayweather shared his thoughts on the pending lawsuit from two of the biggest boxing promoters, Top Rank, Inc. and Golden Boy Promotions against Al Haymon

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Mayweather stripped of WBO title; given 14 days to appeal

Mayweather stripped of WBO title; given 14 days to appeal

🕔22:01, 6.Jul 2015

It took over a month, but Floyd Mayweather has officially been stripped of the WBO welterweight title he earned by beating Manny Pacquiao in May. The unanimous decision victory propelled his unbeaten record to 48-0, claiming the first WBO title

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Karim Mayfield “I’d give Floyd his first loss in a highly explosive fight.”

Karim Mayfield “I’d give Floyd his first loss in a highly explosive fight.”

🕔19:29, 6.Jul 2015

After pound for pound king Floyd “Money” Mayweather (48-0, 26 KOs) mentioned Karim “Hard Hitta” Mayfield (19-2-1, 11 KOs) as one of his possible opponents for his final contracted fight with Showtime, the San Francisco native says is ready to

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Brook-Rios: It’s not even gonna happen

Brook-Rios: It’s not even gonna happen

🕔23:06, 5.Jul 2015

Before you make any assumptions that one is ducking the other, and you may already have those assumptions when reading this, don’t have them. First and foremost, both Kell Brook, the IBF welterweight champion, and Brandon Rios, want to fight

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Thurman: I want the opportunity to fight Floyd

Thurman: I want the opportunity to fight Floyd

🕔21:30, 3.Jul 2015

WBA World welterweight champion Keith Thurman (25-0, 21 KO’s) said he would like an opportunity to prove his worth against the undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr (48-0, 26 KO’s) in an interview with FightHub Floyd holds the WBA Super (one up

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