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Mayweather can be beaten like any fighter, says Hunter

Mayweather can be beaten like any fighter, says Hunter

🕔13:41, 2.Jul 2015

When the names Andre Berto and Karim Mayfield were dropped as possible Mayweather opponents in September for what might be Mayweather’s last possible fights, many reporters weren’t taking Mayweather serious. But Mayweather fired back comparing such a fight to when

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Khan: I’ll take Mayweather or Pacquiao

Khan: I’ll take Mayweather or Pacquiao

🕔02:03, 24.Jun 2015

Floyd Mayweather Jr. repeated himself again and again this weekend at the MGM Grand – he’s only interested in fighting Andre Berto or Karim Mayfield – but like many in the boxing world, no one is taking him seriously. Berto

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Kovalev-Ward possible at 175

Kovalev-Ward possible at 175

🕔12:00, 12.Jun 2015

Is it likely that we may never get a Sergey Kovalev versus Adonis Stevenson fight? I’d say very likely at least for the near future. Stevenson is with Al Haymon and will likely be on the PBC platform for years

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Virgil Hunter on Broner-Porter “144, Its only 3 pounds right? “

Virgil Hunter on Broner-Porter “144, Its only 3 pounds right? “

🕔14:28, 4.Jun 2015

June 20th is full of boxing on the calendar. The bets fight on the calendar is a 144 lb clash between Adrien Broner and Shawn Porter. Besides the catch weight, Porter will be restricted to rehydrating a certain limit come

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Khan admits Algieri fight was not his best performance

Khan admits Algieri fight was not his best performance

🕔12:51, 3.Jun 2015

British welterweight Amir Khan (31-3, 19 KO’s) has had a few days to reflect on his latest victory over the weekend; a unanimous decision win over the American Chris Algieri (20-2, 8 KO’s) at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New

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Khan will have to fight over his head to beat Floyd, says Hunter

Khan will have to fight over his head to beat Floyd, says Hunter

🕔22:26, 1.Jun 2015

Virgil Hunter has always been very blunt and very honest whenever he speaks, a reason the trainer is well-respected in the boxing world. Although his fighter Amir Khan was ahead on points against Chris Algieri, Hunter was not happy with

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Virgil Hunter “I don’t hear Andre’s name, I hear Cotto’s name, I hear Canelo’s name”

Virgil Hunter “I don’t hear Andre’s name, I hear Cotto’s name, I hear Canelo’s name”

🕔12:05, 1.Jun 2015

Gennady Golovkin versus Andre Ward seems to be the popular matchup that’s always mentioned on social media. But is a fight like that financially feasible with neither guy being a pay-per-view draw and most likely both commanding multi-million dollar purses.

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Khan may or may not land Mayweather fight

Khan may or may not land Mayweather fight

🕔02:29, 30.May 2015

Following his unanimous decision victory over Chris Algieri on Saturday evening, Briton’s Amir Khan may or may not land his dream fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. Khan had to dig deep – perhaps too much to prove his viability as

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Khan needs to beat Algieri first, says Virgil Hunter

Khan needs to beat Algieri first, says Virgil Hunter

🕔14:44, 27.May 2015

“Everything’s Floyd, Floyd, Floyd. I respect all you guys, you know that. But he’s got to fight Algieri. It’s just Floyd, Floyd, Floyd, Floyd, Floyd. And then if he loses, then you guys are going to rake him over the

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DeGale: I’m Obsessed With Making History

DeGale: I’m Obsessed With Making History

🕔10:14, 21.May 2015

James DeGale MBE says his “obsession” to make history as the first British Olympic gold medalist to win a World title will drive him on to victory. DeGale faces Andre Dirrell for the vacant IBF World Super Middleweight title in

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Amir Khan v Chris Algieri: Fight Preview

Amir Khan v Chris Algieri: Fight Preview

🕔16:46, 12.May 2015

Former Jr. Welterweight champion Amir Khan (30-3-19KO’s) will make his return to the ring on Friday May 29th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn New York. He will take on New York native and former WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris

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Paul Malignaggi, Virgil Hunter and Kevin Harlan To Call Stevenson-Bika On CBS

Paul Malignaggi, Virgil Hunter and Kevin Harlan To Call Stevenson-Bika On CBS

🕔18:28, 31.Mar 2015

The broadcast team for the April 4 debut of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on CBS features a blend of highly respected sportscasters and shrewd boxing minds. Hosted by CBS Sports Network’s Brent Stover, the fights will be called by versatile

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Hunter On Berto-Ortiz “Doesn’t interest me because Victor’s got a long way to come back”

Hunter On Berto-Ortiz “Doesn’t interest me because Victor’s got a long way to come back”

🕔23:46, 21.Mar 2015

Trainer Virgil Hunter has clarified his position on a possible rematch with Victor Ortiz(30-5-2, 23KO’s) for his man Andre Berto(30-3, 23KO’s), who claimed the interim WBA World welterweight title against Josesito Lopez on March 13th. Speaking with Fighthype.com he said;

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Virgil Hunter Thinks Broner-Khan Could Happen In Near Future

Virgil Hunter Thinks Broner-Khan Could Happen In Near Future

🕔19:33, 20.Mar 2015

About a month ago, Adrien Broner seemed to be the only name that was not attached to a possible tangle with Amir Khan. Soon after Adrien Broner’s lopsided victory over John Molina Jr. he put forth a challenge to Amir

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Hunter on Ward-Golovkin: “Let The Fight Be Built Up”

Hunter on Ward-Golovkin: “Let The Fight Be Built Up”

🕔20:09, 19.Mar 2015

Andre Ward is expecting to be in the ring in the near future. He’s been out of action since 2013. At the time, most pundits had Ward as the second best fighter in the world, pound for pound. Now settle

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Andre Berto “I seen what he did to Maidana,”

Andre Berto “I seen what he did to Maidana,”

🕔22:59, 16.Mar 2015

Andre Berto(30-3, 23KO’s) claimed the interim WBA World welterweight title with a 6th round TKO win over Josesito Lopez(36-7, 19KO’s) in California last Friday night, and looks to be returning to some kind of form having lost two of his

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Andre Berto Pulls Out A Come From Behind KO

Andre Berto Pulls Out A Come From Behind KO

🕔23:27, 13.Mar 2015

Andre Berto was able to stop Josesito Lopez in the 6th round of their “PBC” on Spike TV main event, live from the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California. Berto stayed in a puncher’s stance early in the 1st

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Broner Challenges Khan: “Anybody Can Get It, Mexi-CAN, Afri-CAN, Paki-STAN”

Broner Challenges Khan: “Anybody Can Get It, Mexi-CAN, Afri-CAN, Paki-STAN”

🕔01:09, 11.Mar 2015

Adrien Broner has publicly challenged Amir Khan on Instagram, and I can’t help but revel in the irony. Amir Khan seems to have been calling out every big name in boxing yet the only guy that seems to have any

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Abel Sanchez “I think Gennady would rather face (Andre) when he’s a 100% so that way there’s no excuses,”

Abel Sanchez “I think Gennady would rather face (Andre) when he’s a 100% so that way there’s no excuses,”

🕔00:26, 26.Feb 2015

Trainer Abel Sanchez can see the dream match between his protégé Gennady Golovkin and the super middleweight boss Andre Ward in the not so distant future after Ward is given his expected tune-up fights. “I think that’s a fight that’s

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Freddie Roach On Amir Khan: “I Wouldn’t Do [Khan] Any Favors”

Freddie Roach On Amir Khan: “I Wouldn’t Do [Khan] Any Favors”

🕔03:00, 22.Feb 2015

Amir Khan and Manny Pacquiao used to train with each other at the Wild Card Boxing Club, under the tutelage of Freddie Roach. The relationship between Roach and Khan would eventually sour, and Khan would seek a trainer that would

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