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Promoters: Pacquiao-Algieri fight 'real close'

MANILA, Philippines The welterweight title fight between Chris Algieri and Filipino champ Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao is close to being completed, according to the promoter of unbeaten American fighter.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Examiner.com

Billy Joe Shaver: An outlaw fights on

You might think outlaw country pioneer Billy Joe Shaver and former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson are an odd pairing, but Shaver thinks that the two were more than kindred spirits back during their wild days.

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USA Today

Thomas Hearns joins effort to fight Detroit blight

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The Washington Post

Column: Now sober, De La Hoya still keeps fighting

In this Sept. 15, 1999 file photo, Oscar De La Hoya reacts to comments made by Felix Trinidad's promoter Don King about him during a news conference, in Las Vegas.

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The Washington Post

De La Hoya reflects on his career

In this May 17, 2004 file photo, Oscar De La Hoya speaks to the media at the Santa Monica Airport in Santa Monica, Calif., before leaving for Las Vegas.

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Goal.com

Mike Tyson leaps to defence of Suarez in biting controversy

The former world heavyweight champion, who himself once infamously bit an opponent in the boxing ring, has defended the Uruguay striker for his actions at the World Cup Mike Tyson has leapt to the defence of Luis Suarez following the Uruguay striker's bite on Giorgio Chiellini at the 2014 World Cup.

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The Sweet Science

Update on Sergio Martinez' Decision To Fight Again

Will Sergio Martinez fight again, or was his courageous stand against Miguel Cotto in Madison Square Garden last month the last showing for the Argentine hitter? I posed this question to Team Martinez' Nathan Lewkowicz.

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WYFF-TV Greenville

This day in history: Tyson banned from boxing

On this date in 1997, boxer Mike Tyson was banned from boxing for 16 months for twice biting Evander Holyfield's ear in a match.

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The Sweet Science

Yamaguchi Falcao, Jason Quigley, Yoandris Salinas and John Karl Sosa On Canelo Undercard

There will be a distinct international flavor to the "Honor & Glory: Canelo vs. Lara" SHOWTIME PPV undercard this Saturday, July 12, as top boxers from Brazil, Ireland, Cuba and Puerto Rico all enter the ring in the lead-up to the long-awaited main event between Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy Lara.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Sweet Science

Algieri Would LOVE To Fight Pacquiao...IF The Price Is RightRead More

Manny Pacquiao needs a dance partner for his November 22nd date, and New Yorker Chris Algieri , last seen giving a lesson in perseverance and top-level pugilism and ring generalship against Ruslan Provodnikov on June 15, is willing to rumble with the Congressman.

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Boxing Scene

Photos: Rios-Chaves, Vargas-Novikov Kickoff Presser

Former World Lightweight champion Brandon " Bam Bam" Rios , WBA Jr. Welterweight champion Jessie Vargas and Anton Novikov pose with the Top Rank Knockouts during the press conference to announce their upcoming title fights, Saturday,August 2 in the Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.

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New York Daily News

L.I.'s Algieri has offer to fight Pacquiao

Bob Arum of Top Rank has made a formal offer to Long Island's Chris Algieri to face Manny Pacquiao on Nov. 22 in Macao, China, continuing a string of incredible good fortune for the Huntington native, the Daily News has learned.

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The Sweet Science

Boxing Odds - " Matt Skelton vs. Anthony Joshua July 12

Anthony Joshua has emerged as one of the top young fighters in the game while Mike Skelton once fought for the WBA world heavyweight title in a loss to Ruslan Chagaev.

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The Sweet Science

The undefeated Callum "Mundo" Smith captured the WBC International super middleweight title in his last bout and will get his first shot at defending the title belt against a respected veteran.

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The Sweet Science

Rocky Fielding is yet to lose a bout in his professional career and continues to build an impressive resume having picked up the vacant Commonwealth British Empire super middleweight title in his last bout.

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Boxing Socialist

American Cruiserweight Contender Junior 'Hurricane' Wright signs with Star of David Promotions

Star of David Promotions boss Dmitriy Salita is pleased and excited to announce that Junior Wright , a cruiserweight contender from Chicago, The 27-year-old Wright, a three-time Chicago Golden Gloves champion, came to the attention of Salita when he expertly fought Steve Bujaj on Salita's card in Brooklyn.

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Thewestmorland Gazette

Bentham light heavyweight boxer Tomi Tatham eyeing some upcoming...

IT HAS been a long road to recovery but Bentham powerhouse Tomi Tatham hopes there might be some positive news on the horizon as he bids to end an injury nightmare.

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Burnley Citizen

Groves announces Rebrasse bout

George Groves has announced his return to the ring following his defeat to Carl Froch at Wembley Stadium in May. The 26-year-old will face Christopher Rebrasse in the shadow of his historic rematch with Froch, as the two meet at Wembley Arena on September 20 for the Frenchman's European super-middleweight belt and in a final eliminator for the WBC ... (more)

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ABS-CBN News

Donaire's trainer sees no need for Alex Ariza

Respected boxing trainer Robert Garcia, who coaches Nonito Donaire, Marcos Maidana and Brandon Rios, said he broke ties with conditioning coach Alex Ariza because his fighters do not need him anyway.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Binay starts search for VP, Senate bets in 2016 polls

Vice President Jejomar Binay has begun scouting for his possible running mate in the 2016 presidential elections and aims to register his new party with the Commission on Elections before the end of the month, his allies in the House of Representatives said yesterday.

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