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4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Roy Jones Jr. says hold on; Not so fast 'I'm not done just yet

One of boxing 's most influential fighters of this era, Roy Jones Jr . will once again enter the square circle with future hopes of winning a cruiserweight title.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Cruiserweight Boxing, Mixed Martial Arts, James Toney, Chris Lytle

19 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

Tyson Fury-Alexander Ustinov Looms For Saturday Night

Boxing Scene understands that Tyson Fury's replacement opponent for his bout on Saturday night in Manchester may very well be Alexander Ustinov 29-1 .

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, David Tua

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WFMZ

Larry Holmes offers his boxing resume at the Sands' Molten Lounge

Almost 100 people filled the Molten Lounge in the Sands Casino Tuesday night to hear former heavyweight boxing champion Larry Holmes of Easton reminisce about his life and career in a presentation entitled " Larry Holmes---The Soundtrack of My Life".

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Rant MMA

10 Highest-Grossing Boxing PPVs of All Time

The success of boxing PPVs tend to have ups and downs depending on a number of issues, including the main event, promotion, undercard and financial climate of that particular time.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Mike Tyson, Mike Tyson's, Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Jr

Bangkok Post

Biting words:Tyson to praise Holyfield

Mike Tyson will serve as the presenter for fellow former world heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield at next month's Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame induction ceremonies, Hall officials announced Tuesday.

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When Gerry McIlroy bet on his son to win the Open Championship before he turned 26 his request was most probably laughed away until he put his money on the table.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Soccer Players, Gary Neville, Ryan Tunnicliffe, Michael Bradley, Summer Olympic, Olympic Bobsled, Winter Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Sweet Science

Tyson Will Present Holyfield, At Evanders' Induction Into Nevada Hall of Fame

In what is surely the culmination of one of the unlikeliest reconciliations in boxing history, former Heayvweight Champion Mike Tyson will deliver the presenting speech for former Heavyweight Champ Evander Holyfield's induction into the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame.

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Black Enterprise

Mike Tyson Signs Long Term Partnership with Fiterman Sports Group

Former heavyweight boxng champion, Mike Tyson, has signed a long-term exclusive autograph and marketing partnership with Fiterman Sports Group, it was announced.

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Ananova

Fury unfazed by board's charge

Tyson Fury insists preparations ahead of Saturday's showdown against British heavyweight rival Dereck Chisora will not be derailed by a misconduct charge.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Daily Republic

This date in sports history for Monday, July 21, 2014

1963 - Jack Nicklaus wins the PGA championship by two strokes over Dave Ragan to become the fourth golfer to win the three major United States titles.

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Related Topix: More Sports, Golf, Jack Nicklaus, Golfers, British Open, Arnold Palmer, Sports, Boxing, PGA Golf, Tom Lehman

BleacherReport

The Hottest Boxing Storylines for the Week of July 21

It's fight week in New York City, and the Gennady Golovkin express train is on its way to the Big Apple.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Boxing, Anthony Joshua, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Boxing, More Sports, Middleweight Boxing

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Sun-Star

Quijano: Boxing giants

Size only comes into play only when all other factors even up. At the end of the day, skills still pay the bills in boxing.

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Related Topix: Manny Pacquiao, Summer Olympic, Sports, More Sports, John Ruiz

Boxing Scene

Frank Warren on Chisora-Fury II, Side Bets, More

Next weekend heavyweight juggernauts Dereck Chisora and Tyson Fury meet for all the marbles at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Nicola Adams, Olympic Boxing, Paddy Barnes, Natasha Jonas, Andrew Selby, Summer Olympic

Ananova

Skelton: AJ not another Audley

Matt Skelton has admitted he should not have compared Anthony Joshua to Audley Harrison after suffering a crushing stoppage defeat to the heavyweight prospect.

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New York Post

Meet the a Big Timea former boxer who is running for Congress

Jameel "Big Time" McCline, throwing a jab at Chris Byrd in a 2004 fight, is running for Congress in the 20th District of South Florida.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Sweet Science

Who Would Make Bert Sugar's Top 100 List Today?

"Who was the greatest?" and "Who was better, fighter #1 or fighter #2?" are the questions that begin two timeless conversations between boxing fans.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Mike Tyson, Mike Tyson's, Evander Holyfield, Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Jr

Examiner.com

Friday, July 25th, a dilemma for the local fight fan

The latest Bobby D Presents Boxing Show features Aaron "Gavilan" Garcia of San Diego going up against Daniel "Huracan" Ramirez of Tijuana.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

New York Post

The two bouts that give hope to the heavyweight division

For much of the last decade there hasn't been much reason to talk about the heavyweight division unless you were in Europe.

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Boxing Scene

Daniel Geale: Golovkin Has Everything To Lose, I Don't

Daniel Geale is set to make a childhood dream come true later this month when he fights Gennady Golovkin at New York's Madison Square Garden.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boxing, More Sports, Middleweight Boxing, Mike Tyson, Mike Tyson's

Boxing Socialist

Chisora - Fury II, The BIGGEST Rematch of 2014 to be televised live on AWE on Saturday July 26

The fight, which will be staged at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester, England, will televised live and exclusively in the United States on AWE--A Wealth of Entertainment .

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