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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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Virgil Hunter Leans Toward Mayweather over Pacquiao

Virgil Hunter Leans Toward Mayweather over Pacquiao

🕔19:13, 17.Jan 2015

Virgil Hunter, trainer to Andre Ward, Amir Khan and Andre Berto among others, was kind enough to stop and talk with Sean Zittel of thaboxingvoice.com and share his thoughts on the supposed impending super-clash between Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather Jr. (47-0,

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Andre Ward Talks Return to the Ring and Possible Future Opponents

Andre Ward Talks Return to the Ring and Possible Future Opponents

🕔10:13, 10.Jan 2015

Andre Ward is gearing up for the next chapter in his career. Over the course of the last year Ward has had legal issues preventing him from fighting and it was unclear when those issues would be resolved. Ward would

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Johnny Nelson: ‘Khan’s Speed Is All Wrong for Mayweather’

Johnny Nelson: ‘Khan’s Speed Is All Wrong for Mayweather’

🕔09:36, 24.Dec 2014

The former cruiserweight champion of the world Johnny Nelson has done a great job talking about boxing since retiring from the sport in 2006. The Sheffield born fighter has worked as an analyst for Sky Television and has done some

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Virgil Hunter Blames Former Trainers for Khan’s Past Mishaps

Virgil Hunter Blames Former Trainers for Khan’s Past Mishaps

🕔19:21, 13.Dec 2014

Tha Boxing Voice caught up with trainer Virgil Hunter and the topic of discussion was Amir Khan. Hunter was asked what it has been like working with Khan since his knockout loss to junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia and if

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Virgil Hunter Says Amir Khan Will Become an All Time Great

Virgil Hunter Says Amir Khan Will Become an All Time Great

🕔14:21, 11.Dec 2014

Virgil Hunter, the trainer of Amir Khan made some bold statements during the final press conference yesterday. He feels Amir “King” Khan will soon be the king of the pound for pound lists in the world of boxing overtaking the

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Virgil Hunter Expects Andre Ward to Return to the Ring Soon

Virgil Hunter Expects Andre Ward to Return to the Ring Soon

🕔06:52, 5.Nov 2014

“We expect to see Andre Ward real soon [after] things get ironed out the way they are suppose to be,” said lifelong boxing trainer of Andre Ward, Virgil Hunter, to Fernando Pimentel of ThaBoxingVoice.com. Hunter then went on to make

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Mares Splits with Hunter and Is Returning Back to Old Trainer Medina

Mares Splits with Hunter and Is Returning Back to Old Trainer Medina

🕔10:45, 8.Oct 2014

It seems as if the partnership between Abner Mares and Virgil Hunter is no more. Mares announced via his Facebook that he was headed back to Clemente Medina. “I’m back where I started, with my trainer from before, Clemente Medina,

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Troy King May Return on Karim Mayfield Headlined Line Card November 8

Troy King May Return on Karim Mayfield Headlined Line Card November 8

🕔22:59, 6.Oct 2014

During the “Camp Life” feature on ThaBoxingVoice YouTube channel Troy King (2-0 2KOs) explained that he was going to get bring the smoke to his opponent. A week prior to the fight King offered choice words for his foe, “He

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Berto Begins His Climb Back into Contention Tonight

Berto Begins His Climb Back into Contention Tonight

🕔15:20, 6.Sep 2014

“I’m really happy with Andre’s commitment and the fact that he is willing to re-invent himself without compromising who he is,” stated Andre Berto’s trainer, Virgil Hunter, in the build up to his long-awaited comeback fight live from Cincinnati later

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