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Mikey Garcia says Top Rank battle could be near end

Mikey Garcia says Top Rank battle could be near end

🕔12:41, 7.Aug 2015

Mikey Garcia has not been in the ring since he won the 130 lb. title by defeating Juan Carlos Burgos. Garcia was rumored to face Yuriorkis Gamboa in the same year but apparently turned down the fight because of issues

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50 cent “The Manny [Pacquiao]-Floyd fight may have got more coverage, but this is going to be a better fight.”

50 cent “The Manny [Pacquiao]-Floyd fight may have got more coverage, but this is going to be a better fight.”

🕔05:41, 8.May 2015

Curtis Jackson aka 50 Cent was supposed to make a splash in the boxing game with Floyd Mayweather Jr. When the two split ways, he created SMS Promotions. Under his banner, he had the likes of James Kirkland, Andre Dirrell,

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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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Terrence Crawford Talks Moving Up to Junior Welterweight

Terrence Crawford Talks Moving Up to Junior Welterweight

🕔00:09, 15.Dec 2014

About two weeks ago, Terence Crawford successfully defended his WBO lightweight title against top contender Ray Beltran. Though Beltran came to fight and put on a good performance, Crawford easily dominated the fight to cruise to a unanimous decision win.

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Edner Cherry Wants to fight all the Big Names at 130

Edner Cherry Wants to fight all the Big Names at 130

🕔15:18, 26.Nov 2014

With Thanksgiving upon us, junior lightweight contender Edner Cherry believes there are plenty of turkeys in the 130-pound division who seem to run for cover whenever his name is mentioned. The 32-year-old Cherry has not lost a fight in more

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Gamboa Will Take Tuneup Bout in Mexico November 15th

Gamboa Will Take Tuneup Bout in Mexico November 15th

🕔17:14, 2.Nov 2014

The last time former world champion Yuriorkis Gamboa stepped foot in the ring he suffered not only his lone career loss, but a knockout loss in a bid for a lightweight title against Terrence Crawford. Since the loss Gamboa has

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Pedraza Says That Farenas Has Something to Worry About on November 14

Pedraza Says That Farenas Has Something to Worry About on November 14

🕔15:09, 19.Oct 2014

Tha Boxing Voice had the chance to catch up with rising Puerto Rican fighter, Jose Pedraza a while ago to talk about his upcoming fight with Filipino banger, Michael Farenas. Pedraza, (18-0, 12 KOs), last fought on August 15th, when he

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Crawford-Beltran Tickets Go on Sale Friday

Crawford-Beltran Tickets Go on Sale Friday

🕔23:38, 30.Sep 2014

Undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) lightweight champion TERENCE “Bud” CRAWFORD, Omaha’s favorite son, will make an encore hometown title defense on the heels of his wildly successful victory over previously undefeated world champion and Cuban sensation Yuriorkis Gamboa. Crawford will defend his

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A Look Ahead to the Upcoming Boxing Schedule

A Look Ahead to the Upcoming Boxing Schedule

🕔13:22, 8.Aug 2014

This year so far, has been a some what disappointing year of boxing. As I touched on my previous write up. The politics of the sport of boxing have unfortunately prevented us from getting many of the fights we were

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Yuriorkis Gamboa To Drop Down To 130, Wants To Face Mikey Garcia

Yuriorkis Gamboa To Drop Down To 130, Wants To Face Mikey Garcia

🕔12:23, 2.Jul 2014

Former world champion Yuriorkis Gamboa has made the decision to drop down in weight to the 130 pound division after failing to win a world title at 135 pounds and has his sights set on current champion Mikey Garcia. “I

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Crawford’s Star Rises as Gamboa Falls in the 9th

Crawford’s Star Rises as Gamboa Falls in the 9th

🕔06:17, 29.Jun 2014

It was a packed crowd at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska Saturday night, most of them there to see hometown star Terence Crawford defend his WBO lightweight title against arguably his toughest and most high profile opponent of his

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Crawford vs. Gamboa: The Guantánamo Cyclone Headed Straight Down Tornado Alley

Crawford vs. Gamboa: The Guantánamo Cyclone Headed Straight Down Tornado Alley

🕔10:47, 27.Jun 2014

Omaha gets its first title fight in over 40 years this Saturday on HBO with a match-up of speed, wits, and power that may not create explosive action. It will however bring us clarity at the division raising the winners

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Crawford-Gamboa: The Road Traveled To Omaha

Crawford-Gamboa: The Road Traveled To Omaha

🕔10:35, 26.Jun 2014

Not many world champions have taken the path of Omaha, Nebraska’s own Terence Crawford. After appearing on numerous Top Rank undercards, Crawford (23-0, 16 KOs) got his big break in March of last year. Khabib Allakhverdiev was set to make

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Gamboa Aims To Be P4P

Gamboa Aims To Be P4P

🕔12:18, 23.Jun 2014

MIAMI (June 23, 2014) – Undefeated multiple-time world champion Yuriorkis “The Cyclone of Guantanamo” Gamboa (23-0, 16 KOs) firmly believes he is one of the top pound-for-pound fighters in the world and he plans to back that up this Saturday

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Dierry Jean Targets Lightweight Champions

Dierry Jean Targets Lightweight Champions

🕔12:29, 20.Jun 2014

MONTREAL (JUNE 18, 2013) – Newly crowned North American Boxing Federation (NABF) lightweight champion Dierry “Dougy Style” Jean (26-1, 18 KOs) is targeting the top lightweights in the world. Fresh of his eight-round technical knockout of Mario Perez (15-5-4) earlier

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HBO Boxing After Dark June 28: Crawford vs. Gamboa, Korobov vs. Uzcategui

HBO Boxing After Dark June 28: Crawford vs. Gamboa, Korobov vs. Uzcategui

🕔16:55, 27.May 2014

HBO’s hit late-night boxing franchise visits Omaha, Neb. for the first time to present an all-action doubleheader featuring a world title bout between undefeated rising stars when HBO BOXING AFTER DARK: TERENCE CRAWFORD VS. YURIORKIS GAMBOA AND MATT KOROBOV VS.

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Gamboa Remains Confident As Preparations Begin for Bout with Crawford

Gamboa Remains Confident As Preparations Begin for Bout with Crawford

🕔09:12, 27.May 2014

It has been a little over a year since Yuriorkis Gamboa (23-0, 16 knockouts) last entered the ring, earning a lackluster unanimous decision victory over Darleys Perez. Since then, Gamboa has spent most of his time pining for a shot

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MATT KOROBOV VS. JOSE UZCATEGUI WILL BE THE CO-FEATURE ON THE TERENCE CRAWFORD-YURIORKIS GAMBOA FIGHT CARD

MATT KOROBOV VS. JOSE UZCATEGUI WILL BE THE CO-FEATURE ON THE TERENCE CRAWFORD-YURIORKIS GAMBOA FIGHT CARD

🕔18:35, 23.May 2014

Top Rank® announced today that undefeated Top-Five contenders MATT KOROBOV and JOSE UZCATEGUI would battle in a 10-round rumble in the co-main event to World Boxing Organization (WBO) lightweight champion TERENCE CRAWFORD’S world title defense homecoming against Cuban sensation and

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Terence Crawford vs. Yuriorkis Gamboa Will Be Added to Stacked Summer Calendar on BoxNation

Terence Crawford vs. Yuriorkis Gamboa Will Be Added to Stacked Summer Calendar on BoxNation

🕔18:11, 20.May 2014

BoxNation has added three more thrilling shows to its stacked summer calendar including two world title main events headlined by champions Terence Crawford and Guillermo Rigondeaux, plus the exciting York Hall bill led by rising star Frank Buglioni. It will

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TERENCE CRAWFORD AND YURIORKIS GAMBOA ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO THEIR SHOWDOWN ON JUNE 28

TERENCE CRAWFORD AND YURIORKIS GAMBOA ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO THEIR SHOWDOWN ON JUNE 28

🕔20:49, 19.May 2014

Undefeated world champions TERENCE CRAWFORD, the Pride of Omaha, and Cuban sensation YURIORKIS GAMBOA, who share identical 23-0 (16 KOs) professional ring records, will battle for Crawford’s newly-won World Boxing Organization (WBO) lightweight title, Saturday, June 28, at the CenturyLink

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